Google Go: A new open source programming language launched

Google Go: A new open source programming language launched
Google continues to release new elements in the open source field.
They have now made available a new programming language named Go on Google Code.
Google Go is primarily based on C and has elements from Python, Modula and Oberon families.
The company said about this [...]

Protect Your Excel Spreadsheets with Passwords

There are many reasons why you would want to protect your documents using passwords. Since, most of us use Microsoft Office products for creating word files, spreadsheets, and presentations, among others, protecting our files that are created using MS Office is a very critical security need. Your Excel files could carry important and sensitive data [...]

SpringSource acquired by VMware for USD 420 million

SpringSource acquired by VMware for USD 420 million
VMware has announced that they are acquiring SpringSource for $420 million.
This is the biggest acquisition deal signed by VMware in its history.
VMware specializes in providing virtualization solutions which has become a huge industry in the recent times.
SpringSource provides solutions to companies to develop JAVA based [...]

YouTube might soon phase out support for Internet Explorer 6

YouTube might soon phase out support for Internet Explorer 6
Things are changing on the web at a rapid pace. New technologies are arriving which makes it tough for web developers to support ancient web browsers like Internet Explorer 6.
Digg has already announced that they are planning to drop complete support for users on Internet [...]

Windows 7 very capable of hurting Apple Mac sales

Windows 7 very capable of hurting Apple Mac sales
Microsoft has practically shocked everybody by developing Windows 7 so quickly that they are now in a position to launch it before Mac OS X Snow Leopard.
Market analysts believe that this could further strengthen Microsoft’s position in the market.
Windows Vista has become somewhat of a [...]

Microsoft sues TomTom for patent infringement

Microsoft sues TomTom for patent infringement!
US based software giant Microsoft has filed two patent infringement complaints against GPS navigation company TomTom.
These complaints have been filed with the U.S. District Court in Washington and the International Trade Commission.
Microsoft is claiming that TomTom is infringing on eight of their patented technologies.
Microsoft deputy general [...]

Microsoft gains 10,000th US patent

Microsoft gains 10,000 US patent
US based software giant Microsoft has stated that they have now received their 10,000th US patent.
The milestone patent was related to surface computing technology.
Microsoft had taken claims on around 2000 patents last year. They were the fourth on the US top patent gainers list for 2008.
The company spend an astounding [...]

SAP Business Suite 7 launched

SAP Business Suite 7 launched
SAP AG has announced the launch of their Business Suite 7.
The company claims that this new suite is more flexible and cost-effective option.
SAP added that the new edition comes loaded with more than 150 new “functional innovations” in areas such as customer relationship management, supply chain management and industry-specific [...]

McAfee launches a new unit for SaaS security offerings

McAfee launches a new unit for SaaS security offerings
Security software maker McAfee has announced that they are forming a new unit out of their SaaS security offerings.
The company said that this new unit would handle all McAfee products delivered over the Internet.
McAfee has appointed former vice president of SaaS at Hewlett-Packard Marc Olesen [...]

Microsoft launches Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 in India

Microsoft launches Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 in India
US based software giant Microsoft has announced the launch of their Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 solutions in the Indian market.
The company said that this service would help businesses optimize costs and streamline their customer relationship management.
This has become even more crucial in current economic [...]

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