Scenes From The Eye Of The BlackBerry Storm

RIM and Verizon Wireless on Friday officially released the BlackBerry Storm, RIM's first ever touch screen smart phone and its official rival for the Apple iPhone 3G. Here are scenes from the device's launch.

The Top 25 Executives Of 2008

There were plenty of high-powered movers and shakers that made a big impact on the channel in 2008. Here's a look at who made our list of the 25 most influential.

Nehalem Nights: 10 Scenes From Intel's Core i7 Launch Party

Microprocessor giant's first desktop chips built with a sleek new micro-architecture are already being called 'the fastest processors on the planet.'

Scenes From The 2008 VARBusiness Tech Innovator Awards Event

Vendors submitted hundreds of entries for the 2008 VARBusiness Tech Innovator Awards, but only a handful emerged as purveyors of unique, groundbreaking products. Here's a look at the winners.

25 Holiday Gifts A Techie Will Love

It's time again to agonize over what to get the techie in your life. With the holidays closing in fast, here are 25 gift ideas sure to wow any techie.

Get Your Hands On HP's TouchSmart tx2

HP's first touch-screen notebook for consumers has plenty of options for work and play.

7 Scenes From ScanSource's 'Impact Now'

At the Orlando, Fla., event, VARs and vendors attended sessions on leadership and customer loyalty while meeting IndyCar Series racing sensation Danica Patrick and Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak.

The Most Innovative Products Of 2008

R&D throughout the industry has led to significant steps in innovation this year. VARBusiness Tech Innovator Awards recognize the most innovative of these offerings from several different sectors.

5 Interesting Comments From Microsoft's Services Launch

ChannelWeb drills down on five comments from Microsoft's Online Services launch event in San Francisco, where Stephen Elop, president of the Microsoft Business Division, announced that SharePoint Online and Exchange Online are now available to customers of all sizes.

Top 10 Recycled Mobile Phones Of 2008

The lifecycle of a mobile phone is shrinking. To highlight which devices consumers are getting rid of most often, ReCellular, an electronics recycling services firm, has put out its list of the top 10 recycled mobile devices of 2008.

Operating In Tough Times: VARs Gear Up For Growth

How are VARs weathering the economic crisis? Attack. Attack. Attack. Instead of scaling back on operations, solution providers are doubling their efforts to grab new business.

Solution Providers Pick What's Hot For 2009

Despite economic pressures, solution providers have plans to emphasize certain vendors and technologies they think will be winners in 2009. Here's what they selected.

7 Reasons Netbooks Will Fade Away

ChannelWeb offers 7 reasons why netbooks, like disco, Cabbage Patch Dolls and the Macarena, are just another passing fad that one day will be fodder for ridicule.

Cisco Loves Lisbon: 23 Scenes From Cisco Channel Exchange

Cisco recently hit Portugal to showcase its latest efforts in the small business space, talk up the benefits of globalization and show partners how they can tackle the tough economy. Here's a look at what happened in the City of Explorers.

Holiday Heartbreak: Some Retailers Struggle, Others Triumph

As consumer spending and confidence dips, consumer electronics retailers are preparing for the worst. Here we look at a handful of key retailers and how they're faring in an uncertain economy.

Google Launches Customizable Site Search For The Enterprise

Google Thursday unveiled Google Site Search, an expanded and faster version of Google Custom Search, a tool that specifically targets businesses looking for a hosted Extranet site search solution.

Yankees, Cisco Partner, And The Crowd Goes Wild

The Yankees promised fans their new stadium will be bigger and better, with 53,000 more seats, than 'The House That Ruth Built,' and now, thanks to Cisco, it will be wired with eye-popping technology.

Tick, Tick, Boom! HTC Lights The Fuze

The new HTC Fuze for AT&T is poised to take on the T-Mobile G1, the Apple iPhone 3G and the upcoming BlackBerry Storm for touch-screen supremacy. Here's an inside look at HTC's latest smart phone.

Lexmark's New XLs Hope To Wed Color To Cost-Effectiveness

Lexmark unveiled new additions to its color laser family: the C782n XL color laser printer and the X782e XL color laser multifunction printer. Both arrive with significant cost savings for high-volume printing needs in mind.

VAR Steps Into The Ring For Charity

A Long Island VAR's boxing match vs. Lindsay Lohan's father was postponed until March 2009 because Lohan had to withdraw. But Bob Venero, CEO of Future Tech Enterprise, is still stepping into the ring for charity.

11 Touching Scenes From Microsoft's WinHEC Show

ChannelWeb prowled the Microsoft WinHEC show and brings you visions of multitouch, netbooks, virtualization and a future version of Windows that doesn't make people shout and want to break things. At least, not yet.

Behind The Scenes: Ingram Micro's Custom Server Configuration Center

Ingram Micro recently announced it is building a new series of 1U rack-mounted custom server solutions with Quad-Core AMD Opteron processors. Here's a behind-the-scenes look at how the servers are put together in the distributor's Millington, Tenn., facility.

7 Cloud-Bursting Scenes From Dreamforce 2008

ChannelWeb took a stroll around the Dreamforce 2008 venue and captured as many 'cloudy' scenes as we could find.

Fujitsu Updates Lifebook UMPC, Tablet Lines

Fujitsu has stepped up to the plate with a new LifeBook mini-notebook and a LifeBook tablet PC. Here's a look.

First Look: Intel's Nehalem

Intel's next-generation Nehalem processor lineup is so powerful that it simply destroys previous CPU benchmarks.