Parallels has launched its newest version for Mac, the Parallels Desktop 5 which boasts of being smarter, faster and much more powerful than its previous version. It costs about $79.99 and the upgrade comes to around $49.99. They are also offering free upgrades for customers who had purchased the current version after October 1.
According to a recent Verizon Wireless memo, obtained by The Boy Genius Report blog, the early contract-termination charges of the company, for "advanced devices," are being hiked to $350. The termination fee, applicable to one-year as well as two-year contracts, kicks in upon the discontinuation of the carrier's service before the completion the stipulated period.
With the launch of the supposed ‘iPhone challenger’ Motorola Droid round the corner, Apple has revealed highly-impressive statistics from its tightly-controlled mobile-applications’ storefront – it has reported that the number of applications available for download at its popular App Store has crossed the enviable 100,000 mark!
Contrary to the Web reports generating confusion about the forthcoming Motorola Droid's service plans, there have been recent clarifications that the Android-based Droid, to be exclusively available on the Verizon network for $200 and with a two-year contract, will make use of exactly the same data plans as Verizon's other Windows Mobile phones.
Going by the latest reports, the current week may witness the materialization of a long-rumored tie-up between Cisco systems and EMC. The alliance - between the networking biggie and server aspirant Cisco Systems and the storage powerhouse and VMware owner EMC - will result in bringing forth bundled computing gear and services.