Technology News Archive - May 28, 2008


The Japanese government has approved an initiative that warns parents to limit the use of cell phones by children, who officials fear are becoming addicted to the Internet-linked mobile devices.

ECI Telecom, a global provider of networking infrastructure solutions, announced today that Golden Telecom, Inc.

BERKELEY, Calif. and NEW YORK, May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- TasteBook (http://www.tastebook.com/) -- the best place on the web to design personalized hardcover cookbooks, organize your online recipes, and share recipes with friends -- and FoodNetwork.com (http://www.foodnetwork.com/) -- the No.


Microsoft Corp. announced that they’re next operating system will come with multi-touch features as an alternative to the mouse. The company also reaffirmed their interest in joining forces with Yahoo.


Smartphones such as Research in Motion Ltd's BlackBerry and Apple Inc's iPhone have been steadily increasing, but the market for software to protect mobile devices such as smartphones has yet to take off.

RENO, Nev., May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The Syspine(R) Digital Operator Phone System from Quanta Computer, featuring Microsoft(R) Response Point(TM) phone system software, is now available to be purchased at Costco.com, a leading retailer of brand name and private label products.

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'.