Business applications

  • October 05, 2009 05 Oct'09

    Windows 7 launch: Ballmer rules out licensing changes

    Microsoft's CEO Steve Ballmer has ruled out reviewing its user licences, despite acknowledging the fine print and complexity can cause headaches for customers.

  • October 05, 2009 05 Oct'09

    Ballmer spearheads Windows charm offensive

    Steve Ballmer, chief executive office at Microsoft sent out an open letter to business leaders this week, touting the bottom-line benefits of Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2 and Exchange 2010.

  • October 02, 2009 02 Oct'09

    Video: Flickr recreates cities in 3D simulations

    You can get a good sense of the grandeur of Rome's Colosseum by looking at photos, but disparate snapshots give you a real idea of the ancient ruins scattered throughout Italy's Eternal City? They can now, thanks to a team from the University of ...

  • October 02, 2009 02 Oct'09

    LSE eyes Turquoise to boost independence in Europe

    The London Stock Exchange is in exclusive negotiations to buy rival year old pan-European share trading platform Turquoise.

  • October 02, 2009 02 Oct'09

    Interview: Shuttleworth on the future of Linux

    The installed base of Windows users is the biggest barrier to establishing Microsoft alternatives in business. But Mark Shuttleworth, founder of open source Linux distributor Ubuntu, believes the tide is turning in favour of Linux.

  • October 02, 2009 02 Oct'09

    FBI and Nick Leeson to address RSA Europe 2009

    Cybersecurity, cloud computing and data security are to be the dominant themes at the RSA Conference