eWeek Newsbreak, June 30, 2008
Recession who? Oracle is seeing its highest growth rate in 10 years. Wait until you hear what their strategy is. Bill Gates may have left the building?ö?ç?but he??s not throwing in the towel just yet. IBM has teamed up with chocolate maker Mars and the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Can you guess what their after? Microsoft??s expanding its technology investments in rural China through a series of programs designed to create computer literacy and foster innovation--one of which includes touring buses loaded with computers. And lastly, has your hard drive ever crashed? Did you lose everything? There??s a company out there that is making storage as easy as turning on your PC.
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