Technology News Archive - October 31, 2008

On Friday's edition of Mark2Market, www.ONN.tv currency analyst Kevin Cook talked to S&P trader Larry Levin about how the stock market seems to be quieting down as credit markets ease and the worst financial news get priced in.

MVP Network, Inc. is pleased to announce that the acquisition of MVP Network Online Games, Inc. was successfully completed by MVP Network, Inc. on October 31, 2008. MVP Network Online Games, Inc. is now a wholly-owned subsidiary of MVP Network, Inc.

Ditech Networks, a US-based provider of voice quality solutions to communications industry, has announced that its packet voice processor is now available in a smaller size, which is claimed to give network operators and enterprises flexibility to support VoIP, 3G and Web 2.0 services.


Call of Duty 4, a modern combat-themed first person shooter, is the clear winner at the 2008 Golden Joystick Awards.


A virus described as "one of the most advanced pieces of crimeware ever created" was responsible for the theft of around 500,000 online bank accounts and credit and debit cards, the RSA said.

Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) announced today that Sukhinder Singh Cassidy, President, Asia Pacific and Latin America Operations, will participate in a question-and-answer session at the Fourth Annual Piper Jaffray Global Internet Summit in Laguna Beach, CA. The session is scheduled for 10:15 p.m.

SHREWSBURY, N.J., Oct. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- The Financial Information Group Inc.

The National Federation of the Blind, the nation's leading advocate for access to information by the blind, announced today that the recent settlement between Google and authors and publishers over the Google Books project, if approved by the courts, will have a profound and positive impact on the ability of blind people to access the printed word.

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Led by Pastor John Lewis, Junior, Emmanuel Christian Assembly will hold its first church service at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 9, at Regal Cinemas Jack London Stadium 9 in Oakland, Calif., with free on-site parking.

Word of the Day
  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
  • To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
  • The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.
The word 'overword' comes from over- +‎ word.