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eDiscovery Tool May Help HP Create a New Search Engine to Compete with Google & Bing

Posted in eCommerce
New Scientist reports that HP may use the Autonomy pattern-recognition eDiscovery tool to develop a new search engine which would work in tandem with HP’s text-based search. The report includes this example: …the ability to point your phone at an image and having it return web links, documents, and other information. Other applications might be… Continue Reading

Mashable Media Summit 2010 – News and Politics

Posted in eCommerce
On June 8th I attended Mashable and CNN’s conference about the intersection of digital media, news, and entertainment. Among other notable presentations was CNN’s medical correspondent Dr. Sanjay Guptap’s (renowned neurosurgeon) interview of Mashable’s founder Pete Cashmore and CNN.com’s general manager KC Estenson. You can watch the video of the interview about the how CNN… Continue Reading

Wow! Google TV – What a Concept!

Posted in eCommerce
Google demonstrated its new entertainment hub for TV with a browser which includes a joint effort with Sony, Intel and Logitech. As part of the announcement Google explained that “Google TV is a new experience made for television that combines the TV you know and love with the freedom and power of the Internet.” No… Continue Reading

Too Late for HP in the Smart Phone Market?

Posted in eCommerce
Is HP’s purchase of Palm for $1.2 billion seems too little too late for HP to compete in the smart phone market? As the largest manufacturer of computers in the world it does seem like HP should be in the smart phone market, and yet few people realize that HP already sells the iPaq which… Continue Reading

Outsourcing Update: Xerox Buys Outsourcer ACS –

Posted in IT Industry
On the heels of Dell’s purchase of Perot Systems, Xerox announced that it was purchasing Affiliated Computer Systems (ACS) for $6.4B. Dell just agreed to buy Perot Systems for $3.9B. Now that 3 major hardware companies have purchased outsourcing vendors the outsourcing/sale of hardware market will get more interesting. ACS claims it is the “world’s… Continue Reading