Category: Business

Only 18% of Top CEOs are on Social Networks

Only 18% of the CEOs of the world’s top 50 biggest companies by revenue have one or more social networking accounts, according to a study released Tuesday.

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Target will now price-match Amazon

Target will now price-match Amazon, Best Buy, Toys R Us and Walmart year-round.

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Taxing Customers Who Use IE7

Kogan Imposing Tax On Shoppers Who Use IE7 …from now on, anyone who visits the Kogan site using IE7 will be charged an additional 6.8% “IE7 tax” — 0.1% for each month since the browser was released — on any

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About those $199 Android tablets…

Tegra 3 Android tablets to cost as low as $199? Perhaps learning a thing or two from Amazon, Nvidia’s head honcho hints at more affordable Android tablets in the near future. Actually, it sounds like Nvidia hasn’t learned anything from

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TV is Broken

TV Is Broken by Patrick Rhone “What’s a commercial?”, she asks. “It is like little shows where they tell you about other shows and toys and snacks.”, I explain. “Why?” “Well the TV people think you might like to know

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Steve Jobs, 1955 – 2011

Ben Franklin.  Thomas Edison.  Henry Ford.  Steve Jobs. The Mt. Rushmore of American Innovation.

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Rapid Reaction: The Kindle Fire

Amazon has just announced their long rumored Kindle Fire tablet.  For $199 Amazon presents a 7 inch tablet based on the Android platform.  It will play music, show movies, run apps, and — of course — let you read Kindle books. The

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Would you trust your business servers to AVG Antivirus?

Can free really be good? Millions of people trust AVG Antivirus to protect their home computers.  I don’t have any hard statistics, but given that the product is free, I’m guessing that it’s one of the most widely used security programs in

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Rapid Reaction: The Apple iPad

Apple just announced their newest wonder device — the iPad — to great fanfare. There’s no doubt that it’s pretty, but I’m a bit skeptical that it’s a gadget we all need. The iPhone seemed like a no brainer when

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5 More Reasons why Internet Explorer 6 Must Die

The folks over at Mashable have just posted an excellent article on why everyone — individuals and businesses alike — need to stop using Internet Explorer 6.  I have been screaming this from the rooftops for years now, so it’s

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