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Saga of Acquisitions

For past couple of months, the acquisition and legal departments of some major companies were in action. And I am sure this is just a beginning in what we are seeing as a trend now. Acquisitions are not new to us. They happen for some reasons: Bigger companies acquire small […]

Power Learnings from Steve Jobs

As I read this article, I lost myself with Steve Jobs. I, still, remember when I first read about Steve Jobs in iCon. I had heard about Steve earlier but the book made me fall in live with his leadership style. I always hoped that someday I could have made […]

Comparison of Obama and McCain

I am trying to extend my last post on the strengths and weaknesses of Obama nd McCain with theirt standings on the different topics: Abortion: http://elections.nytimes.com/2008/president/issues/abortion.html Climate Change: http://elections.nytimes.com/2008/president/issues/climate.html Economy/Taxes: http://elections.nytimes.com/2008/president/issues/economy.html Energy: http://elections.nytimes.com/2008/president/issues/energy.html Healthcare: http://elections.nytimes.com/2008/president/issues/health.html Housing: http://elections.nytimes.com/2008/president/issues/housing.html Immigration: http://elections.nytimes.com/2008/president/issues/immigration.html Iran: http://elections.nytimes.com/2008/president/issues/iran.html Iraq: http://elections.nytimes.com/2008/president/issues/iraq.html Judges: http://elections.nytimes.com/2008/president/issues/judges.html   Courtesy: New York Times

Samsung’s Instinct vs. Apple’s iPhone

Samsung will be coming soon with its new cellphone “Instinct” on the lines of the Apple’s iPhone. ******************************************************************************************************* June 9, 2008, 4:50 pm Basic Instinct: Sprint Battles AT&T and iPhone With New Samsung Device By Laura M. Holson The iPhone may be the talk of the wired universe right now, […]

iPhone for $199

The great news for all iPhone lovers–8GB iPhone will be available for $199. Steve Jobs unveiled the new iPhone at San Francisco recently. *************************************************************************** June 10, 2008 Apple Aims for the Masses With a Cheaper iPhone By JOHN MARKOFF SAN FRANCISCO — Steven P. Jobs, chief executive of Apple, introduced […]