Steve Ballmer on IT spending will never reach pre-crisis levels

Ballmer: IT costs will never reach pre-crisis levels

Speaking at a meeting with leaders of South Korean companies in Seoul, the head of Microsoft — Steve Ballmer (Steve Ballmer) said that corporate spending on information technology will never reach the level of the last few years before the global economic crisis.

Steve Ballmer

According to Ballmer, who leads the agency Associated Press, the economy over the last year has gone through a number of changes at the global level that happen once in a lifetime. Head of Microsoft — believes that the costs of information technology accounted for about half of all investment in the industrialized states are unlikely to reach pre-crisis levels, as much reduced and most capital.

The Court explained why facebook defended by RTR

The Court explained why defended "facebook" on RTR

We have repeatedly written that RTR is suing the social networking site "facebook", accusing it of copyright infringement. The reason was the publication of one of the users social network movie "Hunting for Piranha 'copyrights owned RTR. As a result, management of "facebook" was accused that have made insufficient efforts to find and remove pirated content. The point has already passed several courts and decisions on it were different. But the last time on October 18, the Federal Court Northwestern District stood up for a social network, whereas before she was ordered to pay RTR 1 million rubles compensation.