Articles By Marc Ferranti

RIM, Apple patent ruling upheld

RIM, Apple patent ruling upheld

NEW YORK - The U.S. International Trade Commission has affirmed a prior ruling that an Eastman Kodak patent asserted in...

July 23rd, 2012 Marc Ferranti
Economic uncertainty continues to plague tech

Economic uncertainty continues to plague tech

NEW YORK -- Is tech heading into another downturn? Market watchers see signs of hope for the end of the...

June 12th, 2012 Marc Ferranti
MasterCard gives sneak peek into mobile payments future

MasterCard gives sneak peek into mobile payments future

MasterCard on Thursday gave a sneak peek into the near future of mobile payment systems and said that the Google...

September 16th, 2011 Marc Ferranti
Intel to pay AMD $1.25B in settlement

Intel to pay AMD $1.25B in settlement

Intel Corp. and Advanced Micro Devices Inc. Thursday announced that they have settled all antitrust litigation and patent cross-licence disputes between the...

November 12th, 2009 Marc Ferranti
Cisco acquisition could put Ottawa company in play

Cisco acquisition could put Ottawa company in play

  Aiming to expand its mobile Internet offerings, Cisco Systems will acquire Starent Networks for US$2.9 billion, the companies announced...

October 13th, 2009 Marc Ferranti
Google eyes further expansion

Google eyes further expansion

Despite Google's phenomenal growth, the Internet search giant does not appear to be worried about taking on too many projects,...

October 8th, 2009 Marc Ferranti
CPP Investment Board, others snap up Skype

CPP Investment Board, others snap up Skype

EBay  Tuesday announced it has signed an agreement to sell its Skype voice-over-IP service to a group of private investors in...

September 1st, 2009 Marc Ferranti
Top 10 tech stories of 2008

Top 10 tech stories of 2008

What started out as a banking crisis became, in 2008, a story for everyone: retailers, consumers, auto workers -- and...

December 30th, 2008 Marc Ferranti
Bad news gets worse for IT

Bad news gets worse for IT

The financial news for IT just keeps getting worse, with bellwethers like Intel cutting revenue guidance, shares of high-flyers like...

November 16th, 2008 Marc Ferranti
2007’s top 10 tech stories

2007’s top 10 tech stories

This year has been a time of realignment and redefinition, as Apple launched its second zeitgeist-defining product of the new...

December 27th, 2007 Marc Ferranti