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Premium-Inhalt. Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) plans to lay off 500 staff, the second round of job cuts to come from the company this year.
Premium-Inhalt. Yahoo CEO Jerry Yang has a message for his Microsoft counterpart Steve Ballmer: Microsoft should buy Yahoo, and Ballmer only has to say the word and Yang will be sitting at the negotiating table.
Premium-Inhalt. Apple's iPhone 3G and High Tech Computer's (HTC) Touch Diamond sent Taiwanese smartphone manufacturing soaring in the third quarter, a market researcher said Thursday.
Premium-Inhalt. Cell phones are all about keeping in touch, so it's no surprise that the winners of LG Japan's first Mobile Design Contest decided to take this theme a little deeper with mock-ups that were on show over the weekend at the Tokyo Designers Week event.
Premium-Inhalt. As the economy struggles, the ability to receive funding for an idea and turn it into a successful start-up company will become increasingly difficult. But at the Web 2.0 Summit in San Francisco today, nine companies explained how they got their companies off the ground with initial funds of US$50,000 or less.
Premium-Inhalt. Dell will add a new wireless option to future laptops by installing radio chips that provide connectivity over the unused television spectrum known as white spaces.
Premium-Inhalt. Wednesday recorded a 5% hike in first-quarter earnings on an 8% increase in sales.It also said it plans to institute a hiring freeze as it braces for further economic turmoil.
Premium-Inhalt. Linden Lab oversees one of the most successful social virtual worlds in existence, but it is still struggling with residents about how Second Life should be governed. Case in point: The debate over the use of "Open Spaces," a virtual world land type that the company designed for residents to use for, common sense would dictate, open spaces like forests and water. As residents took advantage of the lower-priced land tier and over-developed and over-used the land, Linden Lab took exception at the increased CPU drain on their servers, .
Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft's Chief Research and Strategy Officer Craig Mundie has hailed the result of Tuesday's FCC ruling to open up wireless spectrum between over-the-air television channels. In a , Mundie declared the FCC move will "allow every American to realize the enormous potential of white spaces."
Premium-Inhalt. While there will be those who look to race or age or experience or running mate in determining what finally turned the election in Senator Obama's favor, one factor cannot be denied: the use of the Internet, mobile devices, and social media in turning the tide in Obama's favor.
Premium-Inhalt. Developer Rare confirmed Tuesday that it will not fix the tiny text plaguing the standard definition version of Banjo-Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts, the latest game with readability issues.
Premium-Inhalt. Hackers have found a way to circumvent controls in the Google Android operating system used on T-Mobile's G1 mobile phone, allowing them to get around restrictions created by the phone's designers.
Premium-Inhalt. There's a bevy of Street Fighter remakes, HD titles and whatnot coming out soon, and Wednesday we can report the classic 2D fighter is heading to too.
Premium-Inhalt. Activision opened the formerly closed World at War beta to the public on Tuesday, available now on Xbox Live.
Premium-Inhalt. The Rock Band brand, already in some hot water with Wii owners after a late to the game feature lacking port in 2007, won't be winning anybody back if a Rock Band 2 delay listed on the comes to light.
Premium-Inhalt. A quick glance at the Xbox 360 release calendar in November proves there is something for everyone, namely shooters, action/adventure, and platformers. While excluding lesser-known titles, here are the most notable games to "jump in" this month:
Premium-Inhalt. Close on the heels of the opening of its Engineering facility in India, SonicWALL is now seriously planning on bringing its North America Medallion Partner Program to India. This program, which the company intends to formalize soon, reportedly comprises comprehensive SLAs for engagement and support for its partner fraternity according to the status accorded to a partner. Amongst others, the Medallion Program would also outline the partner revenue business model, along with the margins and renewal opportunities.
Premium-Inhalt. AMD is all geared up to strengthen its channel populace. The company is planning to increase its channel count to 5000 partners. The company initially started by grabbing more system integrators into its fold in Q1 this year. "Earlier, we had around 800 partners, and there were more than 18,000 white-box players in the market. Therefore, it became important for us to add partners into our fold to expand our reach in India," said, Sandeep Naik, Channel Head, AMD India. AMD currently has 2500 system integrators.
Premium-Inhalt. Sun Microsystems has expanded its software channel program to leverage the market momentum behind Sun's leading software products, including open source powerhouses GlassFish(TM) application server, MySQL(TM) database, OpenSolaris(TM) operating system and xVM VirtualBox(TM), to provide partners with new ways to reach new customers, open new markets and grow their businesses. As part of this broader initiative, Sun announced significant enhancements to the Sun(SM) Partner Advantage Program with the introduction of the Open Access Channel Program and a set of new Software Specialties.
Premium-Inhalt. If things just stayed the same, life would be simple. But nothing ever stays the same, certainly not in today's business environment.
Premium-Inhalt. The Federal Communications Commission approved two landmark telecom this week, paving the way both for a nationwide network and a new wireless carrier with more than 80 million customers.
Premium-Inhalt. ZOTAC is shipping three new NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GSO based graphics cards -- the GeForce 9600 GSO 512MB, GeForce 9600 GSO 1GB and GeForce 9600 GSO 512MB AMP! Edition. The Geforce 9800 GSO is powered by 48 stream processors, with a clock speed of 650MHz (700 MHz for the AMP! Edition) and a memory clock of 1800MHz (2000MHz for the AMP! Edition).
Premium-Inhalt. Now that the elections are finally over, let's focus on something even more contentious -- the holy war over operating systems. I've gotten a lot of responses regarding . Some good, some bad, and some plug-ugly.
Premium-Inhalt. It's becoming an annual tradition. Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is again telling the world that the newest mobile OS is a big mistake. This time around Ballmer suggests :
Premium-Inhalt. Sega Thursday unveiled Sonic's Ultimate Genesis Collection, featuring over 40 Genesis and Master System games with upscaled HD graphics.
Premium-Inhalt. Bethesda Softworks announced Thursday that post-Apocalyptic shooter RPG Fallout 3 has shipped 4.7 million units since launch, to the tune of US$300 million in sales.
Premium-Inhalt. EA has axed its casual games division Thursday following the departure of Kathy Vrabeck, president of the Casual Entertainment label, and has repositioned resources in a way that casts doubt on the existence of the "casual gamer."
Premium-Inhalt. Activision Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick knows a cash cow when he sees one, and has let it be known that the user generated content being created within Guitar Hero: World Tour could be sold as part of a subscription service in the future.
Premium-Inhalt. An early promotional demo of the zombie co-op shooter Left 4 Dead is now available for PC and Xbox 360.
Premium-Inhalt. The Wii system is in a league of its own for a variety of reasons today, chief among them a unique control scheme and incredible sales numbers that dwarf the competition month over month.
Premium-Inhalt. Federal agencies continue to miss by a wide margin the implementation deadlines for an ambitious government-wide smart card identity credential initiative designed to shore up the security of federal networks and facilities.
Premium-Inhalt. Ultra-wideband wireless, which underlies wireless USB products, suffered another jolt recently when one UWB pioneer shut down operations.
Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft has given its most ringing endorsement of open source Web browsers to date with chief executive officer Steve Ballmer not ruling out adopting such technology as an alternative to its own popular Internet Explorer, saying it is "interesting".
Premium-Inhalt. A worldwide online survey by recruitment consultancy Robert Walters has found that Thai workers are prepared for longer commutes than Malaysian workers.
Premium-Inhalt. US software firm Double-Take Software has entered into a distribution agreement with distributor Avnet Technology Solutions to strengthen its position in Malaysia and Singapore.
Premium-Inhalt. China Telecom has recently approved communications products and systems provider Andrew, a CommScope division, as an approved vendor for its code division multiple access (CDMA) wireless network.
Premium-Inhalt. Converged voice and data networking solutions provider 3Com Corporation has appointed Andrew Hindmarch as regional product marketing manager for 3Com Asia Pacific.
Premium-Inhalt. HP Financial Services has named Tony O'Connor vice president and managing director for the company's Asia-Pacific region.
Premium-Inhalt. Singapore's Land Transport Authority (LTA) has inked a memorandum of collaboration (MOC) with six partners, to promote the island as a "centre for research for world class urban transport solutions", the LTA said."
Premium-Inhalt. The widespread adoption of virtual servers has been compared to the physical server sprawl in the 1990s, according to Ben Grimes, CTO, Avocent.
Premium-Inhalt. Wages for U.S. tech jobs fell significantly in the third quarter compared to the same period last year, the IT staffing company Yoh Services said Thursday.
Premium-Inhalt. Singapore and Kuwait have strengthened their e-Government partnership following the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU).
Premium-Inhalt. BenQ Thursday announced the expansion of its R series Joybook line-up with the BenQ R45 Joybook. According to a press release, the BenQ R45 Joybook is powered by a 2.0 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo processor and features BenQ's patented UltraVivid technology that enhances display quality of all applications ranging from video to multimedia on its 14.1" widescreen LCD panel.
Premium-Inhalt. It's easy to view a layoff as an end-of-the-world situation. Few experiences are scarier than and the financial security it brings.
Premium-Inhalt. Henry Abel is looking for spam-filtering software that will automatically reply to the mail it protects you from. "I'm sure that if the spammers got it all back they would soon stop."
Premium-Inhalt. Does Obama support the H-1B visa program? Obama supports the temporary visa program but also wants it reformed. It needs reform. A U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service released in October said as many as one-in-five visa applications are either fraudulent or flawed. Some of the problems were egregious, including H-1B visas approved to shell companies.