Should Microsoft Buy Yahoo for $53 Billion? The last time Microsoft offered to buy Yahoo — valuing it at $45 billion, Steve Ballmer hoped that some value could be created by combining their media assets. As he said back then, “We have great respect for Yahoo!,...
Jan 21 2014, 8:56am CST
Microsoft Should Embrace Nokia's Android Project While the rumours are still unconfirmed, there’s a lot of talk about Nokia’s Android phone. It appears to have the codename Normandy and developed to complement Nokia’s low-end Asha handsets. It may also have been a...
Jan 11 2014, 8:01am CST
Why Your Company May Dump QuickBooks This Year Believe it or not, your company is about to be part of an enormous wave of change in the next few years.
That’s because, if you’re like most small and medium sized businesses, you’re likely using an on-premise...
Jan 6 2014, 11:16am CST
It's Time To Change Your Passwords And Here's How The first of the year is a good time for many things, one of which is changing passwords. Most people hate the idea of changing passwords, but it is a necessary evil. The proliferation of key loggers, phishing sites,...
Jan 5 2014, 10:01pm CST
Pandora Mines Music Data Trove For Better Ads A few months ago, I spoke with Eric Bieschke, Pandora’s’ Chief Scientist, for a story about the company’s approach to analyzing the music listening data it gleans from its 72 million active listeners. Pandora’s hallmark...
Jan 5 2014, 1:31pm CST
Use the New Year to Improve Your Behavioral Fitness at Work This article is by Lee Newman, dean of innovation and behavior at IE Business School, dean of IE’s School of Social and Behavioral Sciences, a former consultant at McKinsey & Company and a founder of two technology...
Dec 26 2013, 9:51am CST
Yahoo Acquires Evntlive, A Live Concert Streaming Startup Yahoo’s Marissa Mayer has added quite a bunch of acquisitions to her shopping list. The latest acquisition is called Evntlive and it is a live concert streaming platform. This acquisition will help Yahoo like the rest of its list of mergers.
Dec 7 2013, 7:08am CST
Apple's iMessage and iCloud Services Are Down - Updated Apple's multiple online services have been down from several hours that now include iTunes Store too along with iMessage and iCloud services. 1% (3 million) iCloud users and 16.6% iTunes users are affected.
Aug 22 2013, 9:34am CDT
Yahoo Acquires Xobni for More Than $30M Yahoo buys email management startup Xobni. This acquisition deal is reportedly done over $30M. Now 31 Xobni employees will join Yahoo including their CEO.
Jul 4 2013, 8:13am CDT
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