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The 2008 Reseller Choice Awards… And, the Winners are…
Canadian Resellers vote for The System Builders Choice Award, The Distributor Choice Award, and The Reseller Choice Award for Best Vendor each year. The Awards are produced in collaboration with e-ChannelNews, ecnTV and CRN Canada.
Economy 2.0 - Where Small & Mid-Sized Businesses Fit in and How it All Affects the High-Tech Industry
Research firm shows the connection between the current economic crunch and business Information & Communications Technology (ICT) spending in the US
EDS' Eight Tips for Consumers to Protect Themselves from Identity Theft
Every four seconds, an identity is stolen in the U.S. Victims can spend years recovering from theft and attempting to clean up the mess it leaves behind...
Facebook Audience Triples in Japan During Past Year, According to comScore
comScore, Inc. released a study of online social networking in Japan based on data from the comScore World Metrix service.
One-Third of Car Shoppers on Moved to Fuel-Efficient Cars in Response to Environmental Issues
The vast majority (nearly 90 percent) of car shoppers say they are concerned about the future of our environment. Among the survey respondents, 80 percent believe that individuals should make lifestyle changes in order to reduce CO2 emissions.
Softer Economy Slows UK Hiring
The midyear job forecast from, a leading online job site in the United Kingdom indicates employers have slowed their hiring pace due to the current economic climate, but are still aggressively trying to find new, high quality talent.
Tough Economy Pushes Americans to Make Cuts
Americans are cutting their spending and savings habits, but they are not yet resorting to additional debt to get through tough financial times.
Americans Conducted Nearly 7 Million Searches for the Apple iPhone in April, According to comScore Marketer
comScore, Inc. today released a study on "iPhone"-related search terms based on data from the comScore Marketer service, which showed that 1.3 million people conducted 6.9 million searches for iPhone-related terms in April 2008.
Trustifi Partners with Engate Technology for Advanced Network-Level Anti-Spam Security
Preemptive Network-level Email Security Solution Delivers Over 99% Protection
Apple Specialist Dealers Announce Big Growth in 2007
The Apple Specialist Marketing Co-op (ASMC) announced the results of their Annual Member Survey today showing big growth numbers for the independent Apple Specialist Reseller Channel and strong forecasts for 2008.
Worldwide Server Market Experiences Modest Growth in Fourth Quarter
According to IDC's Worldwide Quarterly Server Tracker, factory revenue in the worldwide server market grew 2.4% year over year to $15.7 billion in the fourth quarter of 2007 (4Q07), marking the seventh consecutive quarter of positive growth. Worldwide server unit shipments grew 9.0% in 4Q07 when compared with the year-ago period.
Universal Drives to Take Two-Thirds of $2 Billion High-Definition DVD Drive Market in 2012
The adoption of high definition optical drives by personal computer manufacturers and consumers is only just beginning. Nonetheless both Sony (with its Blu-ray format) and Toshiba (HD DVD format) have announced their intentions to include high definition DVD drives in all their machines.
Nationwide Survey Finds: Americans Resolving To Go Green in 2008
Just under half -- 49% -- of all American adults say they will make a green New Year's resolution this year, according to the results of a poll released here today by Tiller, LLC, one of the nation's leading consultancies on the design and implementation of advocacy marketing programs.
Avnet Completes Acquisition of IT Solutions Division of Acal
Avnet Inc. announced that it has completed its acquisition of the IT Solutions Division of Acal plc. The acquired business, which has annual revenues of approximately $200 million, is a leading European value-added distributor for Storage Networking (SAN), Networking, Security, Electronic Document Management, as well as managed and professional services. The division, which has operations in the UK, the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, France and Sweden, will be integrated into Avnet Technology Solutions’ EMEA business.
PricewaterhouseCoopers Analysis: Chinese Manufacturing Accounts for 90 Percent of Annual Growth in Worldwide Semiconductor Market
Review of the Industry Statistics Shows Manufacturer Demand for Chips in China Contributed to Nearly All of the Growth in the Worldwide Semiconductor Market in 2005
Average Keyword Price for Online Advertising Rises 2% in the Fourth Quarter to $1.51
After rising sharply in the third quarter, the average keyword price paid by online advertisers rose just 2% percent in the fourth quarter of 2006 to $1.51
New Research Explores How Massive Shifts in Global Exchange Market Will Impact Technology Spending
The global exchange market is undergoing massive change -- from electronic trading and demutualization, to regulatory requirements and shifting market structure.
Home Networking Market in Transition as Internet-Delivered Entertainment Grows
Online video will spark growth in connected entertainment devices, such as the recently announced Sony Internet Video Link networked TVs...
Asia Claims the World's Largest Regional Internet Market
Research and Markets has announced the addition of "2006 Asia Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Overview" to their offering.
Microsoft Jumps to No. 1 in National Corporate Reputation Survey
According to this year's Annual RQ(SM) survey, Microsoft jumps seven places over last year to rank No. 1 with a Reputation Quotient(R) (RQ(SM)) score of 80.74.