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IBM Takes Controlling Share In Dexia’s IT Business

IBM has taken a controlling share in Dexia's IT business. The company is taking over Associated Dexia Technology Services, and establishing an IBM company called Innovative Solutions...

RealNetworks Acquires Muzicall

RealNetworks has acquired Muzicall, a service provider for mobile carriers and media companies in Europe, best known for its ringback tone (RBT) platform. The...

GoDaddy To Sponsor Rugby League World Cup 2013

GoDaddy is an official tournament sponsor of Rugby League World Cup 2013 (RLWC2013). The event’s return to the United Kingdom begins Saturday. Competitions are...

Frost & Sullivan: High Demand For E-Waste Recycling In Europe

The increasing volume of waste electrical and electronics equipment (WEEE) coupled with scarcity of precious metals, high cost of mining, and limited landfill capacity...

IDC Forecasts Worldwide Semiconductor Revenues Will Grow 4.9%

Semiconductor revenues worldwide will see nominal growth this year at less than 1% reaching $304 billion, according to the year-end 2012 update from IDC....

Worldwide IT Spending To Grow 6% In 2012

Worldwide IT spending remains on course to grow 6% this year in constant currency, only slightly down on last year’s pace of 7% growth,...

Global Mobile Phone Shipments Reach 362 Million Units

Global mobile phone shipments grew a modest 1 per cent annually to reach 362 million units in the second quarter of 2012, according to...

Private Equity Creates Value In Europe: E&Y

There were 83 private equity (PE) exits in Europe last year, the highest number since 2006 and 2007, according to an annual study of the...

Intelsat To Launch 5 New Satellites This Year

Satellite services provider Intelsat has confirmed the 2012 delivery of its Global Mobility Network, the core of which is based on five satellites launching...

Venture Capital Investment In Europe Fell In 2011

Venture capitalists put €4.4 billion into 1,012 deals for European companies in 2011, a 14 per cent decline in investment and 19 per cent...

Consumers Intend To Buy Fewer Televisions: Accenture Survey

Consumers intend to buy fewer televisions this year and fewer are regularly watching content on them, a new Accenture survey has found. Consumers are...

UK’s Sky Entertainment Acquires 10% Stake In Zeebox

  Sky has acquired a ten per cent stake in zeebox, a company that lets users watch interactive television on their smartphones via apps and...

Microsoft Sues U.K. Retailer Group For 94,000 Fake Windows

Microsoft has issued proceedings against Comet Group for allegedly creating and selling more than 94,000 sets of counterfeit Windows Vista and Windows XP recovery...

Mobile Worker Population To Reach 1.3 Billion By 2015

By 2015, the world's mobile worker population will reach 1.3 billion, representing 37.2 per cent of the total workforce, says International Data Corporation (IDC)....

Cisco, Moscow Business School Launch MBA iExecutive Course

  Techtaffy Newsdesk Cisco and Moscow Business School have announced a joint MBA iExecutive educational program. The program comprises MBA (Start, Professional and Industrial) courses delivered...