Tech Briefs:Fujitsu-Siemens, Google, Wi-Fi, Asia U

Dreyfuss, Joel
August 2008
Red Herring;8/6/2008, p4
Trade Publication
This section offers news briefs related to the technology industry. German company Siemens unveiled its plan to end its personal computer (PC) joint venture with Japan's Fujitsu. Search engine Google is working on a translation service that will include human intervention. The city of Paris in France has implemented a municipal Wi-Fi service.


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