Technology News Archive - October 30, 2008

Fluke Networks today announced that VoIP Solution Program Director, Eric Bear, will speak on a panel at the upcoming VoiceCon Conference on November 12, 2008 at the Moscone North Convention Center in San Francisco as part of the "Managing Staff, Technology and Costs" track sessions.

Enterprise IT professionals have been grappling with how to tweak their IT infrastructure to assist and manage employees who use Apple iPhones.

Aurora Networks announced today that the Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) has certified its T1/E1 over Ethernet access solution. Aurora's new GT3410A module, which links TDM and metro Ethernet networks, achieved MEF-18 certification.

Google has settled several copyright suits with the publishing consortium Association of American Publishers and the Authors Guild, clearing the way for the company to provide online access to copyrighted books.

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the challenging economic climate and consumer online shopping preferences, PriceGrabber.com(R), a part of Experian, today announced the launch of its 100 percent free shipping site located at http://freeshipping.pricegrabber.com/.

Fluke Networks, provider of innovative Network SuperVision Solutions(TM) for the testing, monitoring and analysis of enterprise and telecommunications networks, announces the availability of a new publication, the "Application Troubleshooting Guide." This new guide helps network engineers understand how applications flow across the network and how they fail, and provides a five-step process for troubleshooting application problems when they occur.

MessageLabs, the leading provider of messaging and web security services to businesses worldwide, today announced the results of its MessageLabs Intelligence Report for October 2008.

By Edward C. Baig Would your kids rather watch a DVD in the car, or surf the Web, connect with friends inside social networks and download music? Chances are it's the latter.

Scate Technologies, Inc. (Scate) has released Scate Ignite 4 Home, a personal version of its popular Scate Ignite 4 social media creation software with publishing options for dozens of social media sites and devices.

Word of the Day
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]