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The global recession took a major toll on enterprise software vendors and their customers in 2009, leading to flagging license sales and tight IT budgets. But the economy also prompted a series of policy changes and concessions from vendors that could make users' lives easier in the long run, especially if they become broader trends.
Advances in online search have been picking up momentum in recent months, culminating in a burst of announcements this week that could change the face of search all together, according to industry watchers. They see the increasingly heated battle between Microsoft and Google as bringing an avalanche of innovations that should continue well into 2010 or 2011.
Google\'s enterprise team Dec. 10 said it now surfaces tweets next to search results in the Google Search Appliance (GSA). Cyrus Mistry, product manager for Google\'s Enterprise Search team, said even corporate workers want social information in their knowledge work diet. Twitter results will appear to the right of the corporate search results, sitting right above related results, which GSA culls from the core Web search on Google.com. The move came after Google began streaming tweets in its core Web search results in real-time.
UquoniTest 2.0 supports reusable test directories among other features
The Web-based groupware suite Tine 2.0 is now available in version 2009/11, code-named August.
El nuevo software está diseñado pensando para ofrecer en los móviles la calidad de navegación que se tiene en los ordenadores.
The new mechanism lets developers embed Google apps into a Web site
Linux? Who they?
Trekking Android reúne en Cáceres a empresas y desarrolladores que trabajan en torno al sistema operativo Android en España
LibreSoft y CENATIC organizan el evento Trekking Android que se desarrolla hasta el domingo en la Hospedería del Parque Nacional de Monfragüe en Cáceres.
El objetivo del evento es reunir a las empresas y la comunidad de desarrolladores que en España trabajan en torno al sistema operativo libre Android y acercarles al modelo de negocio del software libre y de fuentes abiertas.
Simplicity, new web services, interoperability, and more
Focus is on creating functionality for blind and partially sighted users
Carnegie Mellon researchers granted 1.3 million from National Cancer Institute for interactive simulator and computerized tutor for surgeons
No doubt, a leading IT story in 2010 will be the role that sector will play in the expected economic recovery, as well as how IT markets themselves recover. OK, so that\'s a no-brainer to predict, but we\'re latching on to some more specific details in that regard, and we\'ve found a limb or three to walk out on as well. In no particular order we present the 2010 edition of our annual predictions.