Technology News Archive - January 07, 2010

AMSTERDAM, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- FrieslandCampina, one of the world's leading dairy cooperatives, has chosen Verizon Business to provide an Internet-protocol-based wide area network enabling the organization to maximize the benefits of a secure, streamlined data communications platform.

WESTLAKE, Ohio, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- AspDotNetStorefront, the leader in Microsoft ASP.NET eCommerce shopping cart software is proud to announce a partnership with eBridge Software, a world leading provider of accounting software integration solutions.

LONDON, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The new app from visual voicemail innovator HulloMail(TM) (www.hullomail.com) optimized for the iPhone makes it long-awaited debut for mobile consumers in the U.K. and U.S. markets - and the new technology, on all counts, was worth the wait.

TOKYO, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- NTT Communications (NTT Com) announced on January 7 plans to launch online educational services in Japan following its acquisition of a 29.7 percent stake in goFLUENT Group S.A. (goFLUENT), a provider of online English-language instruction.

ALTRINCHAM, England, January 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, specialist IT provider Maxatec announces that TouchStar technologies has selected its Advantage LX barcode printer ( http://www.maxatec-europe.com/content/pages/products/barcode/ ) product for its TouchPC range of mobile IT systems, provided to the fuel distribution, transport, retail and manufacturing industries.

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Now more than ever, online tax filers want their refunds fast and easy.

LONDON, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Command and control, communications, and intelligence (C3I) equipment, the core requirements for first responders, help provide vital services during a crisis.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.