Business News Archive - January 25, 2013

Ivona Software Acquired By Amazon

Amazon announced on Thursday that it has acquired text-to-speech company IVONA Software for an undisclosed amount.

RIM May Be Bought By Lenovo

Just days after RIM's CEO Thorsten Heins spoke about the possibility of RIM selling its hardware unit, the company may already have a prospective buyer.

Verizon Wireless Spectrum Being Sold To AT&T

AT&T is continuing their spectrum grab, buying up as much spectrum as their stockpiles of cash can afford them.

Austin consulting firm Napkin Venture in partnership with the Texas State University Small Business Development Center, Round Rock Campus has created the Traction Program for post-revenue small

Dr. Gregg Lage in Denver, CO, along with his dental staff, has been receiving top reviews for patient care and comfort on their website and third party review sites. Dr.

Reidsville, NC dentist, Dr. Joe Adams, recently achieved a 99 percent patient satisfaction rating for excellent care. Of more than 300 reviews left on Dr.

Dental Office will be the 37th in the Houston Market Irvine, Calif.

Hitachi Critical Facilities Protection Pte. Ltd. and Advanced Protection Technologies, Inc.

Pennside Partners Ltd, a pharma and biotech consulting firm, announces a new state-of-the-art website and blog, http://www.pennside.com.

Word of the Day
  • A woman chauffeur.
  • A woman who operates an automobile.
The word 'chaffeuse' comes from French, and is the feminine form of 'chauffeur'.