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The Golden Age of IBM Advertising

Big Blue's classic midcentury campaigns for "card-programmed calculating machines," newfangled typewriters, and other miracles of technology.

IBM Unleashes 256-core Unix Server, Its Biggest Yet

IBM has strengthened its hand in the Unix business with new systems based on its Power7 processors, including a server for enterprises that scales to 256 cores.

Game Changers: 12 Technologies That Changed Everything

New tech crops up daily, but only the rare breakthroughs really change our lives. Here are a dozen advances that transformed our world.

IBM's New Mainframe, the ZEnterprise 196, Is a Leviathan

Every new IBM mainframe says something about the times we live in, and today's latest mainframe release is no different. Thus, the zEnterprise system has...

IBM Device Secures Online Banking

IBM this week rolled out a security device it says will protect online banking and keep cyber-criminals from being able to make fraudulent funds transfer even...

Amazon and IBM Are the 'Cloud Champions,' Report Says

Amazon and IBM are the "cloud champions" but Microsoft, Google, Cisco, Red Hat and VMware and right behind them.

IBM: Tiered Mobile Data Pricing Here to Stay

Consumers may hate the tiered pricing models that AT&T rolled out last month, but they're also likely the future of mobile data consumption according to...

IBM and EU Establish Cloud-computing Consortium

IBM, the EU and universities have formed a cloud-computing consortium to reduce the cost of hosting and maintaining Internet services.

SharePoint 2010: Four Big-Name Social Networking Rivals

IBM, Cisco, Google and Salesforce all aim to beat Microsoft SharePoint 2010 at the high-stakes enterprise social networking game.

A History of Portable Computing

From 'portables' that weighed nearly 30 pounds in the 1980s to the featherweight Apple iPad of 2010, portable computing has come a long way. Here's a look at some of the milestones.