Hot New Handsets For The Holidays

New smartphones from Sony, Motorola and the first-ever Twitter-only mobile device -- the TwitterPeek -- headline a busy week for handset makers as the holiday shopping season heats up.

D&H: 10 Fresh Products For SMBs

Here are 10 of the distributor's hottest new offerings winning over solution providers.

ARC: Best Vendors, Worst Vendors For Technical Innovation

How leading-edge are your vendors? Here's how solution providers rated their vendors in terms of technical innovation. See which are considered state-of-the-art -- and which are not.

Lenovo's Win 7 Liftoff: New Laptops, Desktops, ThinkPads

There's something for everyone in Lenovo's new Win 7 lineup, including a laptop with Intel Core i7, desktops for gamers and ThinkPads for SMB users.

ARC: Best Vendors, Worst Vendors For Services Opportunity

How do your vendors rate in terms of the return on investment solution providers say they receive? See which vendors are given thumbs up -- and which thumbs down -- by their VARs.

6 Reasons Why Windows 7 Beats Vista In Security

Despite the myriad upgrade and installation bugs users are facing as of late, security experts say Windows 7 has it all over Vista when it comes to security. Here are a few reasons why.

ARC: Best Vendors, Worst Vendors For ROI

How do vendors rate in terms of the return on investment that solution providers say they receive? See which vendors are given thumbs up -- and which thumbs down -- by their VARs.

Windows 7 In Your Face: 10 Scenes From The Launch

Microsoft's Windows 7 launch event lacked the glitz of past launches, but still offered plenty of insight into the software giant's meticulous efforts to rekindle industry excitement in Windows PCs with the new release. We offer 10 scenes that capture the breathless industry excitement that accompanied the event.

Memorable Scenes From CRN Fast Growth

The fastest-growing VARs in the country gathered in San Francisco this week to network, strategize and celebrate their success. Here's how it all went down.

Sweet Carolina: Scenes From Synnex's 2009 National Conference

Synnex hosted hundreds of VAR and vendor partners in Greenville, S.C. earlier this month as part of its annual National Conference. Here's a look at what they saw.

Sailing Through The Storm: The 2009 Fast Growth Award Winners

The Fast Growth awards recognize solution providers who registered outstanding revenue growth between 2006 and 2008, and who are leaders in their respective market segments.

Apple's All-Star Lineup: New iMacs, Minis, MacBook And Magic Mouse

Enter the Garden of Eden Apple fans, and feast your eyes on a slew of new products at a wide range of prices.

A Look At Cisco's ISR G2 Portfolio Refresh

Cisco updated its portfolio of Integrated Services Routers to coincide with the launch of Borderless Networks, intended as Cisco's next-generation architecture for network infrastructures. Here's a look at the new products.

Scenes From Oracle OpenWorld -- The Serious And The Silly

More than 40,000 attendees were treated to keynotes from Larry Ellison, Michael Dell and Scott McNealy -- and a big party with Aerosmith providing the music.

Scenes From Avaya Americas Partner Conference

Avaya brought partners to Nashville for three days of channel religion as well as to answer questions about the acquisition of Nortel Networks' enterprise business. Here's a look at what the partners saw.

State Of Technology Security: Top 10 Biggest Security Threats

Businesses are inundated by a host of security threats, with everything from malware to internal threats. Here are the Top 10 security threats, according to partners questioned in Everything Channel's State of Technology Security Survey.

Acer Is Touch Central With New Notebooks And All-In-One Desktop

Acer's new multitouch notebooks and an all-in-one desktop let users get 'touchy-feely.'

Touch Of Class: Hot New Products From HP

Hewlett-Packard rolls out new TouchSmart all-in-one desktops, laptops and digital signage to lead a major lineup of fresh consumer and business PC products just in time for the release of Windows 7.

Thrilling Future Releases We Want Right Now

From 3-D TVs to flexible OLEDs, CEATEC featured prototypes that will make you pant.

Feature-By-Feature: Ubuntu 9.10 Vs. Windows 7

Each new edition of Ubuntu seems better than the last. Here's a look at similar features of Ubuntu 9.10 and Windows 7.

Smartphone Season: 25 Hot Handhelds For Fall

The pace of new smartphone and not-quite-smartphone releases has moved from fast to exhausting. Check out these new challengers for the fall and winter 2009 shopping season.

10 Great Apps For SMS

Here is a quick look at 10 applications we found that can give SMS more flexibility, reach or functionality right now.

Kyocera Takes The Wraps Off 'World's Fastest' Inkjet Printhead

Kyocera's unveiled what it says is the fastest printhead in the world, the KJ4, and also introduced a speedy LED printhead.

Lexmark Shakes Up Printer Scene With T656dne Launch

Lexmark takes the wraps off 10 new printers, including the X546dtn, the industry's first single-function monochrome laser with a full-color touch screen.

Fighting The Cloud's Biggest Threat: Top Ways To Stop DDoS

Here is a look at the CRN Test Center's picks for top strategies and products (in no particular order) for fighting DDoS.