Tuesday, May 03, 2005

Sun Micro announces new network services offerings (Reuters)
Reuters - Sun Microsystems Inc. onMonday announced new services that run on its grid of Sunnetworks computers, the latest move by the network computer andsoftware maker to transform itself.

Sirius to Offer'Podcast'Show (AP)
AP - Sirius Satellite Radio Inc. is latching onto the"podcasting"phenomenon, launching a show later this month that will feature a daily selection of the increasingly popular do-it-yourself audio programs.

Qwest reports profit on asset sale (Reuters)
Reuters - Qwest Communications InternationalInc., which lost a bidding war for MCI Inc. thisweek, said on Tuesday it posted a first-quarter profit due tothe sale of assets from its wireless business.

'Tags'Ease Sifting of Digital Data (AP)
AP - Here's how we tend to organize our digital photos: We stick them into a folder on our computer and label it"Hawaii trip,"or whatever. Here's a new way: Forget folders or albums. Just"tag"the photos based on what's actually in each frame. Now, extrapolate this concept to the ideas, images, videos— and people— you meet or wish to find online. If they're properly tagged, they're far easier to find.

Blogging blossoms in British election (Reuters)
Reuters - Once Britons wanting to vent theirpolitical spleen either had to write to the Times or take theirsoapbox to Speakers Corner in London's Hyde Park for a rant.

Gates says new Xbox has chance to be No. 1 (Reuters)
Reuters - The next generation of MicrosoftCorp.'s Xbox gaming console, due to be unveiled laterthis month, will give the world's largest software maker achance to overtake the leader in the gaming business, SonyCorp. (6758.T), Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates said on Monday.


Post a Comment

<< Home