Technology News Archive - January 22, 2010

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Charter Communications, Inc. today announced the resignation of Neil Smit, President and Chief Executive Officer, who has accepted a position with Comcast Corporation as President, Comcast Cable Communications. Mr.

BEIJING, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- ATA Inc.

ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM Lotusphere 2010 -- Ascendant Technology and Streebo are entering into a strategic partnership agreement that will help drive business for both organizations and extend the value and reach to existing customers of both organizations.


Secretary of State Hillary Clinton called on China to investigate the recent cyberattacks on Google and other US firms, and urged US technology companies to oppose Internet censorship.


Microsoft performed an unscheduled repair on Thursday to patch a security breach in its Internet Explorer browser related to incidents of hackers illegally accessing e-mail accounts, which caused Google to threaten to leave China.

SEATTLE, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- NetMotion Wireless, a leading provider of mobile productivity and management software, announces a webinar specifically for the law enforcement community, focused on Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS) access requirements.

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'