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Global software piracy rate rises to 43 percent, stifling innovation and economic growth WASHINGTON, May 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The rate of global software piracy climbed to 43 percent in 2009, a two-percentage-point increase from 2008 fueled in large part by expanding PC sales in emerging markets, according to the seventh annual Business Software Alliance/IDC Global Software Piracy Study. "Software theft exceeded $51 billion in commercial value in 2009.
Industry research firm IDC said Friday that global semiconductor revenues are expected to rise 16 to 18 percent this year after a disappointing drop of 9 percent in 2009.
FRAMINGHAM, Mass., March 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Everything Channel, a UBM company, today announced that Miriam Kutcher has joined the company as Vice President of Marketing.
PALM DESERT, Calif., March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The DEMO conference, the world-renowned launch platform for some of the most notable emerging technologies introduced over the past two decades, has announced the agenda for DEMO Spring 2010, March 21-23, 2010, in Palm Desert, Calif.
SAN MATEO, Calif., Feb. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today IDC, a premier global provider of market intelligence, advisory services and events for the information technology, telecommunications and consumer technology markets, named SuccessFactors, Inc.
Industry tracker IDC showed that just under 21 million computers were shipped in the United States in the final three months of 2009, setting a new record and heralding an economic revival.
AUSTIN, Texas, Dec.
Multimedia services are surging past text messaging in 2009 as the largest resource of mobile operators' non-verbal profits in Asia, industry analyst IDC announced on Monday.
SEATTLE, Nov. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Immune Design Corp. (IDC) announced today that Dr. Bruce L.A. Carter has joined IDC as Executive Chairman. Dr. Carter has a successful track record in biotechnology executive management.
ARMONK, N.Y., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announces it has received IDC's first SMB Excellence Award for the effectiveness of its Express Advantage program in helping mid-market businesses thrive in a rapidly changing business environment.
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