Technology News Archive - October 31, 2008

As companies realize the benefits and accountability of online advertising, more ad dollars are being focused on search engine optimization (SEO) and related initiatives.

US-based Foundry Networks and Blue Coat Systems have announced that Saudi Arabia-based Internet Services Unit has deployed Blue Coat ProxySG appliances and the Foundry ServerIron.

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Countless characters are being released on the public by way of film, TV, DVD and video games.

ZUG, Switzerland and AMSTERDAM, October 31 /PRNewswire/ -- - Unger Newly Appointed CEO of Leading Swiss Media Group Ringier - Group's Online Growth Perspective Remains Positive - MIH Group - Hein Pretorius Takes up CEO Position From Christian Unger Hein Pretorius, former COO and Business Development Director of MIH Group takes up the CEO position of MIH Internet BV from Christian Unger.

CHICAGO, Oct. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- With the upcoming election on November 4th and voter turnout expected to break records, Chicago area voters may be looking to the Internet to find where they should go to vote. User Centric, Inc.

Opposition leader Michael Sata was leading in the presidential election in the South African country of Zambia, results indicated Friday.

Hungry Man TV (www.hungrymantv.com) releases two original comedic spots for "Choose or Lose" on their web channel. The spots, which examine the fact that old people outvote young people 2 to 1, boldly make their point in a shockingly funny way.

A surge in early adoption of the new G1 mobile handset -- the first to incorporate Google Android mobile computing platform - indicates Apple's iPhone may have another challenger for the title of hip mobile device, according to WebTrends Inc., a leading provider of web analytics and online marketing solutions.

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Campaign Fusion, http://www.campaignfusion.com/ , a Nashville-based e-mail marketing and consulting services company, announced that they have officially launched operation.

Word of the Day
  • The analysis of literature, focusing on the words and grammar to the exclusion of context or literary merit.
The word 'logocentrism' is a blend of logo- +‎ centrism.