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2014-07-22 08:37:25

GLEN ELLYN, Ill., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Magenium Solutions, LLC, a Chicago based IT services firm, announced it has achieved a Silver Data Platform competency and a Silver Devices and Deployment competency, thus illustrating its ability to meet Microsoft Corp. customers' evolving needs. These two new silver competencies further strengthen Magenium's relationship with Microsoft, and demonstrate the firm's capability to deliver real value to clients....

2014-07-22 00:22:11

BEIJING, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pactera, a global IT consulting and solutions provider and China's largest technology service provider, has recently announced the appointment of Michael Kung as Chief Information Officer (CIO). He will directly report to Pactera CEO Tiak Koon Loh as Senior Vice President. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130118/CN37843LOGO Mr. Kung has more than 25 years of experience in the IT industry and has served at a number of multinational companies. Prior...

2014-07-21 23:03:46

Encore accomplishes what only a small group of Dynamics partners have, demonstrating that not all partners are created equal. Winnipeg, Manitoba (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 Encore Business Solutions (Encore), a professional service organization who specializes in Microsoft technologies, change management and thought leadership, has been named to the 2014 Microsoft Dynamics President’s Club. Encore accepts this recognition for the 17th time, placing them amongst a very small group of elite...

2014-07-21 23:03:42

ZIPmagic 12 is the first and only data compression product featuring full disk compression, doubling net storage space while retaining transparent access to data. Sydney, Australia (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 ZIPmagic 12 is the the first and only data compression product for Microsoft Windows with transparent disk compression. ZIPmagic 12 includes not one, not two, but three full disk compression solutions. All together, these solutions cover an entire gamut of applications – from virtual or...

2014-07-21 23:00:34

PowerObjects is honored by Microsoft for achieving outstanding levels of sales achievement and innovation. MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 PowerObjects, a professional services firm 100% focused on providing service, support, education, and add-ons for Microsoft Dynamics CRM, has joined the prestigious 2014 Microsoft Dynamics Inner Circle, an elite group of the most strategic Microsoft Dynamics partners from across the globe with sales achievements that rank them in the...

2014-07-21 16:24:57

RESTON, Va., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, today released its monthly comScore qSearch(TM) analysis of the U.S. search marketplace. Google Sites led the explicit core search market in June with 67.6 percent of search queries conducted. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080115/COMSCORELOGO U.S. Explicit Core SearchGoogle Sites led the U.S. explicit core search market in June with 67.6 percent market share,...

2014-07-21 12:28:26

Microsoft Ventures Accelerator Fourth Class Demo Day and Fifth Class Kickoff Ceremony Held in Beijing BEIJING, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Microsoft Ventures Accelerator (MVA) Fourth Class Demo Day took place in Beijing, with 10 startups in the accelerator class demonstrating their achievements in the past six months to venture capital firms, industry experts, partners and media. Microsoft Venture Accelerator also announced the names of the 19 startups selected for its fifth...

2014-07-21 09:26:38

Jeffrey Steven, Freelance Writer In 2012, there were approximately 285 million visually-impaired people globally, and this number continues to rise every year. In an effort to help the blind, Microsoft has been working on an Alice band-like device that aims to assist those who are visually impaired “see” the environment around them. Piloted by a group of eight sight-impaired people at the University of Reading in Berkshire, England, the device has been designed to relay information...

2014-07-18 23:05:49

Three significant Microsoft awards validate To-Increase leadership in developing and delivering industry, integration, and business process solutions for Microsoft Dynamics Customers. Veenendaal, Netherlands (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 As announced by Microsoft at its Worldwide Partner Conference in Washington, D.C., on July 14, To-Increase has been named 2014 Microsoft Dynamics Global Outstanding ISV of the Year. Having received the same award in 2009 and 2010, To-Increase is now a three-time...

2014-07-18 23:01:11

PowerObjects Receives Awards from Microsoft and Multiple Publications Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 PowerObjects, a professional services firm 100% focused on providing service, support, education, and add-ons for Microsoft Dynamics CRM, is pleased and honored to have been nominated for multiple awards throughout the past few months. The majority of these awards were based upon PowerObjects’ core values and its recent, rapid explosion of growth. A prestigious and notable award...


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Bill Gates
2013-09-17 12:44:24

William Henry "Bill" Gates III, Born October 28, 1955 is an American business magnate, investor, programmer, inventor and philanthropist. Gates is the former chief executive and Co-founder of Microsoft, the world’s largest personal-computer software company. He Co-founded Microsoft with Paul Allen. Bill Gates is consistently ranked in the Forbes list of the world's wealthiest people and was the wealthiest overall from 1995 to 2009 — excluding 2008, when he was ranked third. In 2011 he...

Xbox
2013-08-10 06:56:18

The Xbox is a video game console developed by Microsoft and introduced on November 15, 2001 in North America. On February 22, 2002 it was released in Japan, and on March 14, 2002 in Australia and Europe. By May 10, 2006 over 24 million systems had been sold. The system was discontinued in Japan in 2007, and everywhere else in 2008. The Xbox was the first game console that was produced by an American company since the Atari Jaguar ceased sales in 1996. The Xbox 360 is its successor. A...

2010-09-29 15:16:42

Computer software is the collection of computer programs and related data that give the instructions to a computer. Different from hardware, software is intangible, which means that it cannot be touched. Some examples of computer software include: word processors, video games, operating systems, and device drivers. Historically, the software industry is much like that of other technological industries in that it has grown from a few prototypes from different engineers to one application that...

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Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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