Technology News Archive - October 02, 2008

British law enforcement officials, acting at the request of German authorities, arrested a leading Holocaust denier as he landed at London Heathrow Airport. Fredrick Toben was held for publishing "anti-Semitic and/or revisionist" material from 2000-04, The Times of London reported.

Procter & Gamble has deployed a Cisco Telepresence system in Panama, Costa Rica, Mexico, Brazil, and Chile, and plans to deploy in Venezuela.

Cyberhand Technologies International Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CYHA) is a design, marketing and distribution company providing new consumer electronic technologies using innovative ergonomic designs.

Where does Apple go from here? The question lies at the heart of the media and industry buzz that so often surrounds a company adept at surprising and confounding even the most jaded observers.

The Industrial Bank of Korea (IBK) and IBM Korea (NYSE: IBM) today announced the completion of IBK's mainframe migration project to IBM System z10, which was done to help the bank create an advanced IT environment as the foundation for its new enterprise data center.

SEATTLE, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- SourceLabs, the company innovating support and search technology for open source software, today announced the top ten most prevalent support issues and search data for supporting Linux and Open Source Java for the month of September 2008.

U.S. scientists say they're turning to nanoelectronics to help solve the problem of computer heat generated by ever increasing processing speeds.

Avaak, the industry leader in easy-to-use, wire-free personal video networking technology, today announced that it raised $7 million in Series A funding. The capital will support product development, marketing, and sales of Avaak's new and unique consumer product, scheduled for release in early 2009.

Evolve Technologies (www.evolvetech.com), a company that specializes in information technology (IT) solutions for small businesses, and a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, announced today that the company has received the "Best New Idea" award from ConnectWise (www.connectwise.com) at its annual Partner Summit last week in Orlando, Florida.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).