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The big consolidation has begun in IT infrastructure, and companies aren't paying for it. One trend is keeping equipment longer. The other we are seeing in my industry is that companies are turning to Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) for the software they don't want to "live with". Your take-away: Get ready to hear more "no thank you" respons Read More
Following a trend seen by many web operators around the globe (and documented well at a classic example www.taubmansucks.com) large corporations are getting wise to those that disagree with them. Your take away: Stay ahead of the PR disaster curve, and make sure you understand all the derisive, multi-cultural and potentially derogatory aspects of Read More

Target pays $6M to Natl. Foundation of the Blind

Target pays $6M to Natl. Foundation of the Blind - http://arstechnica.com Avatar Posted by loslosbaby under Customer Service
From http://arstechnica.com 4527 days ago
Made Hot by: on September 2, 2008 4:39 am
This landmark case shows you should take equal-access to your website as seriously as you would a doorway in your bricks-and-mortar business. Did you know that more than 10M blind and visually impaired people in the US and 1.3M who are classified as legally blind? That's a lot of customers to exclude. Read More

Microsoft Patents "Page Down" | WebProNews

Microsoft Patents "Page Down" | WebProNews - http://www.webpronews.com Avatar Posted by loslosbaby under Legal
From http://www.webpronews.com 4528 days ago
Made Hot by: on September 1, 2008 3:07 pm
Sometimes a patent gets granted that sounds bogus, but the bank account behind it makes it "real". Page Down key? Come'on guys. Your take-away: 1) Consider keeping your Intellectual Property (IP) under wraps before you release or test your product and 2) Seek Qualified IP-related Legal Counsel. Read More

When E-Mail Marketing Works And When It Doesn't - Forbes.com

When E-Mail Marketing Works And When It Doesn't         - Forbes.com - http://www.forbes.com Avatar Posted by loslosbaby under Online Marketing
From http://www.forbes.com 4536 days ago
Made Hot by: on August 20, 2008 3:41 pm
This is a decent article that contains the pluses and minuses of using e-mail as a marketing tool. My company has definitely seen both sides and we remind you to think of e-mail "costing" as much as postal mail. Our advice: 1) Use a professional e-mail marketing service (there are several really good ones) 2) select and customize a nice templat Read More
What's the quote? "If there's blood in the streets, buy property.com?" Funny title, sad situation. Read More

Online Retailing Offers a Bright Spot - US News and World Report

Online Retailing Offers a Bright Spot - US News and World Report - http://www.usnews.com Avatar Posted by loslosbaby under News
From http://www.usnews.com 4605 days ago
Made Hot by: on June 17, 2008 2:39 am
Despite economic downturn, the online economy keeps chargin' hard! And there's room for growth, considering that the U.S. Dept. of Commerce says that only 3.2% of all retail is online. Would you believe that its never broken 4%? Read More
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