On a spending spree, Big Blue adds another software company to its arsenal, following the recent acquisitions of CoreMetrics and Sterling Commerce.
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Tristan Zimmermann's iPod speaker is an all-acoustic device; you don't plug it into an AC power outlet, and it doesn't run on batteries! It acoustically "amplifies" the sound of earbuds for personal listening.
The "Phonofone II" amplifiers through earphones, without power.a
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The software maker pays $5 million to purchase the assets of Xchange, a former contender in the customer relationship management software market.