If you're a California resident, it's time to hang up and drive. As of Tuesday, most drivers in the Golden State are prohibited from talking on their cell phone while driving unless they're using a handsfree device, such as a Bluetooth headset.
Global expansion is tied into increased investments in networks. In order to enable expansion, one in five companies intends to ramp up network investments by over 25 per cent. Another 43 per cent of the executives surveyed indicated that they would increase spending by between 10 per cent and 25 per cent.
It's all about connectivity. Connecting citizens with new technologies provides opportunities that impact every aspect of the community, according to Carolyn Purcell, director, Cisco Internet Business Solutions Group.n
Fuller implementation of electronic commerce between members is necessary to drive open trade and economic cooperation, according to ministers of the 21-member Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) group.
PC shipments in Latin America significantly slowed in the second quarter compared to last year, as regional economic factors put the brakes on spending, particularly in the home computing market, according to a report released this week by Dataquest Inc., a unit of Gartner Inc.