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  • Is Apple planning a 3D printer?

    LONG BEACH, CALIF. -- Speaking here today about the tremendous growth of the 3D printing industry, analyst Terry Wohlers slipped one name into a list of potential machine makers that took some by surprise: Apple.

    Written by Lucas Mearian22 May 15 05:41
  • Tech Industry Subscribes to New Revenue Model

    All signs point to a bright future for subscriptions. The Internet of Things and wearables mega trends promise to open the floodgates to subscription opportunities. For a case in point, Apple just bought Beats for $3 billion, not so much for the popular Beats headphones, but rather for subscription-based streaming music service.

    Written by Tom Kaneshige06 June 14 03:59
  • NetSuite to increase focus on ERP for manufacturers

    Capitalizing on apparent demand from customers, NetSuite is adding new capabilities aimed at manufacturers to its cloud-based ERP (enterprise resource planning) software.

    Written by Chris Kanaracus14 May 13 17:03
  • SXSW 2013: No new Twitter, but marketing and hardware stand out

    South by Southwest Interactive is best known as the technology festival that put such social networking mainstays as Twitter and Foursquare on the map. But if there was a "next big thing" at this year's event, finding it would be pretty hard.

    Written by Zach Miners12 March 13 19:20
  • Wall Street Beat: Tech stocks in doldrums

    Though U.S. political leaders managed to spark some good news for the economy Friday, technology stocks are down for the week, showing a continued lack of confidence in the sector.

    Written by Marc Ferranti16 Nov. 12 22:00
  • Wall Street Beat: Enterprise trumps consumer IT sales

    Repeating what has been a familiar pattern for the past six months, tech earnings and market forecasts this week show that while enterprise IT sales, especially for software, are booming, consumer demand for PCs is flagging.

    Written by Marc Ferranti26 Feb. 11 05:02
  • AutoCAD coming to iPad, iPhone, returning to Mac

    Autodesk is bringing its AutoCAD architecture, design, and engineering software back to the Mac OS after an 18-year absence, the company announced this evening. But the company plans to do more than offer a Mac OS X version of AutoCAD: It says it will release a free version of the software, dubbed AutoCAD WS, for the iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch that lets users review, edit, and share AutoCAD files on those popular mobile devices.

    Written by Galen Gruman31 Aug. 10 12:28
  • In Autodesk case, judge rules secondhand sales OK

    A Seattle judge ruled in favor of a man arguing that he has the right to sell secondhand software, in a case that had some people worried about an end to used-book and CD stores.

    Written by Nancy Gohring02 Oct. 09 06:39