Premium-Inhalt. Consumer electronics shipments in Japan registered their first year-on-year fall in 17 months in October as consumers cut-back on gadget spending and stores ordered less stock.
Premium-Inhalt. A company owned jointly by Intel and memory maker Micron Technology started mass producing NAND flash memory chips using tiny 34-nanometer technology, the companies said Monday.
Premium-Inhalt. For the second time in less than two weeks, updated its by issuing version 3.2.1 Monday.
Premium-Inhalt. If a laptop is lost, now there is a new way to remotely shut it down -- just text it.
Premium-Inhalt. Hewlett-Packard reported a 19 percent jump in revenue for the October quarter, lifted by its EDS acquisition and strong sales of laptop computers and blade servers.
Premium-Inhalt. Launchbar Commander adds one or more configurable bars to the top of the screen that offers quick access to folders, programs and files. It sports many configuration options, but it's a sometimes tricky tool that's meant for power users.
Premium-Inhalt. Now that I've been using my laptop for two weeks I can share a few more thoughts about it. Do I still love the laptop? Most assuredly. Have I discovered some small areas for improvement? Yes, that too.
Premium-Inhalt. is releasing new software that enables its Firewall Analyzer to simulate the effect multiple firewalls have on traffic, making simpler to determine the net effect of the firewalls and to streamline their rule sets.
Premium-Inhalt. The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to intervene in a case in which the agency accused memory-maker Rambus of anticompetitive behavior in deceiving a standards-setting body.
Premium-Inhalt. I always thought I had pretty neat handwriting. That misconception was cleared up the day I tried out , though. This nifty little utility lets you create a font out of your own handwriting and the results are impressive--even if your handwriting is not.
Premium-Inhalt. If you're looking for a speedy without breaking the bank, look no further than the Asus U6V-A1. This US$1649, Windows Vista Business-based notebook offers up strong performance scores and is a nicely balanced overall system.
Premium-Inhalt. Apple's attempt to quash an effort to help the latest iPods and iPhones work with non-Apple software such as the Linux operating system is out of line, the Electronic Frontier Foundation said Tuesday.
Premium-Inhalt. I've always been an outdoors guy, and my passion for cool technology has been with me since childhood. In this 2008 environment of all things becoming Webby, it thrills me that both my passions are merging. I spend far too much time browsing the Web in search of the best trails, gear, photos and the next great outdoor adventure. Here are some of my favorite sites:
Premium-Inhalt. The Beatles may not be ready for iTunes, but another legend from the world of rock 'n' roll is diving deeper into the digital age.
Premium-Inhalt. So it's no secret that of people ( our own Peter Cohen) are desperately pining for a netbook, a small, trimmed-down laptop that would be a bit easier to tote around than a full-fledged laptop.
Premium-Inhalt. Georgia has signed a US$346 million contract to become the first state to outsource the entire management of its IP and voice network to .
Premium-Inhalt. Revenues from services will experience strong growth over the next year despite widespread , predicts telecom and IT research firm Ovum.
Premium-Inhalt. I spoke this week with Justin Perrealt, a general partner of in Waltham, Mass., about how enterprise IT start-ups are holding up against the tough economy. His investments include enterprise mobility outfit and security firm . Here's a condensed version of our conversation.
Premium-Inhalt. You can learn more about what you didn't realize was wrong with your PS3 from reading these updates. Did you know Flash videos couldn't be played fullscreen? The system couldn't be set to turn off automatically after a given period of inactivity? You couldn't print to network printers? That the mini panel for music playback didn't have a pause icon?
Premium-Inhalt. Bungie on Tuesday renamed the upcoming Halo 3 expansion to better reflect "the experience that awaits and the role you will assume."
Premium-Inhalt. Another month, another PlayStation 3 price cut rumor, and once again Sony was forced to come out and deny a reduction would take place anytime soon.
Premium-Inhalt. On Oct. 14, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, with help from the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation and New Zealand police, announced that it had shut down a vast international spam network known as HerbalKing.
Premium-Inhalt. Version tracking is a pain the neck. Trust me: as an editor, I spend a lot of time making changes on documents that other people have made changes on, and then inevitably re-changing things that I thought had already changed. I mean, that last sentence alone was hard enough to keep track of. It's a nightmare, even with change-tracking features.
Premium-Inhalt. One of the features the iPhone lacks is the ability to display status indicators when the phone is in sleep mode. If you're out and about and just want to know how much battery power is left, you have to press the Home button, which lights up the whole display, and then check the status icon for the battery.
Premium-Inhalt. Advanced Micro Devices could bring DDR3 memory support to Phenom II desktops earlier than it had projected, the company said on Monday.
Premium-Inhalt. On a flight from San Francisco to San Francisco that seemed loosely based on the Snoop Dogg film , Virgin America demoed its this past weekend amid a cabin full of Web celebrities. (And, for some reason, me.)
Premium-Inhalt. Passwords are as much a part of everyday computing as e-mail and word processing. But most people I know are terrible about managing passwords. Either they can't remember them, they make poor choices when choosing them, or they've got so many in circulation, they can't keep them all straight. Sometimes it's a combination of all three.
Premium-Inhalt. The social network this week rolled out an overhauled search platform that it says will let users more easily find who they are looking for on the site.
Premium-Inhalt. Since its debut in the late 1980s, 's software has become many things to many people: a lifesaver to busy execs attempting to explain critical and complex financial data to their peers; a reliable co-presenter for sales and IT managers trying to rally the troops around a new strategy; and, some might argue, a crutch to knowledge workers everywhere who think pie charts and sound effects can cover up weaknesses in their public-speaking skills.
Premium-Inhalt. Salesforce.com sees India as one of the potential market for cloud computing. "Cloud computing is the next stage of SaaS. As we have had an experience of more than 10 years in this foray, cloud computing was the obvious next step. When we were holding our press conference about the same in San Francisco, a lot of Indian companies were very excited and willing to employ this technology", said Doug Farber Vice President Operations, Asia Pacific Salesforce.com.
Premium-Inhalt. Today’s digital cameras are chock full of features, making it easier than ever to take a great set of pictures. In fact, the most difficult task you’ll have to do is to pick one camera from the seemingly endless selection available.
Premium-Inhalt. Two weeks after a hosting firm's shutdown sent global spam volumes plummeting, some researchers continue to claim that junk mail rates remain dramatically down, while others say spam has already bounced back.