By KEN THOMASAssociated Press
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Fighting for re-election, President Barack Obama is playing down his historic health care overhaul and the multibillion-dollar recession-fighting stimulus - two landmark efforts of his first three years in office. Those signature
By DAN ELLIOTTAssociated Press
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) - A northern Colorado wildfire 60 miles away wrapped Denver in a pungent cloud of smoke for several hours Tuesday and complicated the aerial offensive against the spreading mountain blaze, which has killed one person and
By SCOTT BAUERAssociated Press
MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker donned a white apron to man the grill at a bipartisan picnic that had the air of an international peace conference, with a news helicopter circling overhead, protesters yelling outside the gates and
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The next frontier could be within reach. A private Dutch company recently announced its plants to colonize Mars, turning the red planet into an alternative society for humans. It's a bold plan, and one that comes at the same time and more and more
FALLS CHURCH, Va. (AP) - IT services provider Computer Sciences Corp. said Thursday that it received a cloud computing contract worth up to $91 million from the Federal Aviation Administration, as the government tries to improve productivity.
The contract is for
By The Associated Press
TECH TRANSITION: After working on the project for seven years, Oracle unveiled a new line-up of business software applications that will be distributed over the Internet. The concept, known as "cloud computing," is a departure from Oracle's
By MICHAEL LIEDTKEAP Technology Writer
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Business software maker Oracle is finally adapting to a shift in computing that is threatening to turn the company into relic.
The 35-year-old company hailed its technological transition Wednesday at
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif. (AP) - Oracle CEO Larry Ellison will outline his company's strategy for selling more business software services over the Internet, a rapidly growing concept pioneered by Salesforce.com.
Wednesday afternoon's presentation at Oracle
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A look at how selected companies providing computers, components, services and related software are faring:
April 11: Research groups Gartner and IDC estimate that PC shipments in the first quarter were ahead of their expectations,
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Salesforce.com Inc. is buying the marketing company Buddy Media for $689 million in a deal that underscores the growth in both social media and the delivery of software over the Internet.
As more companies promote themselves on Facebook,