Gmail is Now a Viable Alternative to Microsoft in the Enterprise Email Market

After being in the market for five years, Google's enterprise Gmail is building momentum with commercial organizations with more than 5,000 seats, and it now presents a viable alternative to Microsoft...

Facebook’s IPO Late Next Year?

According to media reports, Facebook is expecting to set its IPO wheels in motion in the later half of next year,  and not April 2012 as was widely believed. Here are some key...

Cyber Crime Incidents Escalate For The Indian Government

According to recently available  figures, incidents of cyber crimes have been escalating for the Indian government. Lets look at the number of government websites that were hacked in India. Year Number 2011 (till June) 117 2010 252 2009 119 2008 90 This data...

Teradyne Acquires LitePoint Corporation

Teradyne announced it has signed a definitive agreement to purchase privately held LitePoint Corporation, a provider of production line test equipment for wireless products, including smart phones, tablets and WiFi-enabled PCs,...

We Need 1.2 Million STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) Students

The U.S. will have more than 1.2 million job openings in STEM-related fields by 2018, according to the U.S. Department of Labor, and, unfortunately, there will be a significant shortage of...

Quick take on E-Commerce in Brazil

Zia Daniell Wigder, principal analyst, and research director with Forrester, talks about the e-commerce ecosystem in Brazil. Read about it here. Some of the key findings include: a] Multi-channel functionality is catching up. "While there...

Groupon Expands In Southeast Asia

Groupon has launched Groupon Malaysia via acquisition of the daily deal site GroupsMore. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Rob Solomon (President and COO, Groupon):  We will continue to help shape...

Groupon Expands To India, Israel, South Africa

Groupon has launched Groupon India, Groupon Israel and Groupon South Africa via acquisition of daily deal sites SoSasta, Grouper, and Twangoo, respectively. Terms of the deals were not disclosed. Rob Solomon (President and...