Nokia Shareholders Approve Acquisition by Microsoft

Some grumbling, but shareholders OK sale Despite early opposition to the deal, Nokia shareholders overwhelming approved of Microsoft’s $7.2 billion offer to acquire the company’s devices and services businesses. The biggest hurdle in this transaction behind it, Microsoft is now expected to close on the purchase in the first quarter of 2014. read more View…

How venture capitalists destroy innovation

The IT infrastructure market in particular has been hit by an innovation drought since the IPO markets dried up around 2000. Computerworld – A venture capitalist has one single job: to invest in companies that will become more valuable over time and return profits to investors in their funds, and then to themselves. They do…

The Wild, Wild West of Mobile Apps

View Online in Your Browser The Wild, Wild West of Mobile Apps This white paper explains how exploding mobile threats challenge mobile device management (MDM) vendors, carriers, service providers, and app stores to ensure the safety of apps. Consumers and customers will hold these companies responsible for providing adequate security, and employees will expect enterprise…