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Tag, you're out: Microsoft to nix its bar code variant

Microsoft says that it'll be shuttering the service on August 19, 2015, giving users two years to leave the scan-friendly platform.

By Aug. 19, 2013


Post Week-end web sites

Post Week-end web sites

By Aug. 25, 1997


Firing or keeping Yang not the key to Yahoo's future

Yahoo's Jerry Yang gets roughed up by the blogosphere after his latest appearance. But the fate of the company depends less on any single person--including the CEO.

By Nov. 6, 2008


Securing the cloud for enterprise adoption

Enterprises need comfort in the cloud. Thus, logging and system management tools must become part of the ecosystem.

By Oct. 28, 2008


Lotus Notes swaps customers with Microsoft Exchange

IBM and Microsoft are duking it out in email competition, but it's unlikely that significant market share gains are swinging in either direction.

By Jan. 17, 2009


Facebook opens up its markup language (sort of)

The social network's language now accepts custom tags, but until it actually opens the code, it is crippling its own ambition to be the Web's dominant social platform.

By Jan. 14, 2009


Open source is a platform, not a product

Open source has become a critical component of virtually all software and will continue to be such.

By Sep. 28, 2009


Will open source ever be completely free?

Open source is driving the industry toward $0.00 as an important price point, but will it end up crippling all companies, including open-source companies.

By Feb. 23, 2010


In Google we trust?

Google's dominance on the Web may give us pause, but shouldn't its emphasis on openness also give us comfort? As it has gained influence, it has given up control.

By Dec. 22, 2008


Should enterprise IT piggyback on consumer Web?

Enterprise software is notoriously expensive and complex, while the consumer Web is the exact opposite. Should software vendors start borrowing Web infrastructure?

By Jan. 6, 2010