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Start-up Xcerion offers a peek at the clouds

Swedish company shows the potential of a browser-based desktop. But will the little guys stand a chance against the likes of Google and Microsoft?

By March 14, 2008


Report: Apple floats $4.5 million for iCloud domain

A report claims Apple bought the iCloud.com domain from Sweden-based Xcerion. However, neither company has confirmed it.

By April 28, 2011


Web OS: coming to a desktop near you

The long-held idea of treating the Internet like an operating system is gaining adherents.

By April 9, 2007


Apple gains control of iCloud domain

The company, which is rumored to have paid $4.5 million for the domain, is scheduled to unveil a cloud-based storage system of the same name next week.

By June 1, 2011


Apple goes on WWDC-related domain buying spree

While Apple was showing off the new features in iOS 5, iCloud, and OS X Lion, it was quietly buying up at least 50 domain names with mentions of the features from those products.

By June 9, 2011


Apple files for iCloud trademark in Europe

You can't name a product these days without making sure you have the rights. Apple's done that in Europe, filing for a trademark for iCloud.

By June 1, 2011


Apple, Jobs to talk iCloud at WWDC

The company plans to unveil a "cloud services offering" along with the Lion version of Mac OS X. CEO Steve Jobs, on medical leave, will be on hand for the announcement.

By May 31, 2011


Arizona company drops iCloud suit, changes name

Phoenix-based VoIP provider iCloud Communications abandons lawsuit that claimed Apple's online storage service infringed on its name.

By September 7, 2011


Apple sued over use of iCloud name

Arizona VoIP provider claims Apple's use of the iCloud name copies its name and causes confusion over competing products.

By June 12, 2011


IBM launches cloud virtual-desktop service

IBM enters virtual-desktop market with eye on cost savings and manageability.

By September 2, 2009