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Premium-Inhalt. Faster wireless broadband in the U.S. may be held hostage to the already lengthy transition to digital TV if the deadline for shutting down analog broadcasts is pushed back, according to critics of an extension.
Premium-Inhalt. Open-sourcing is either good news or bad news for users of the microblogging service, depending on who's doing the talking.
Premium-Inhalt. Cisco has announced that Stephen Thomas "Tep" Misa has been appointed as country manager for its Philippine operations. In this role, Misa will manage all of Cisco's business operations in the country,reporting to Christian Hentschel, Cisco's managing director for Emerging Countries in Asia.
Premium-Inhalt. Using environmentally friendly products from 67 different companies, Vision Development has built an exceptionally green home in Studio City, California. Both a demonstration house and the actual residence of Vision owner Marty Meisler, was built "in partnership with a regional utility company through their Advanced Home Case Study Program." The California-based Vision Development should not be confused with the Colorado-based company of the same name.
Premium-Inhalt. Wednesday night, I took the red-eye back to Boston, and wondered during the safety demonstration: Would the passengers on board a commercial passenger jet really have much of a chance of surviving an emergency landing on the water?
Premium-Inhalt. , Capcom's fifth chapter in their renowned zombie-slaying survival horror franchise and first Resident Evil game on Xbox 360 and PS3, releases on March 13, 2009, but you don't have to wait two months to play the game.
Premium-Inhalt. The dropped news Wednesday that the US will finally receive the uber-cute puzzle platformer next month. While we'd normally scoff at getting a game after Europe of all continents, there's a very bright silver lining to this cloud. It's only going to be twenty bucks!
Premium-Inhalt. Sega's upcoming brawler passed through ratings groups ESRB and BBFC (U.K.) with flying colors recently, and gamers can now rest assured that no changes have been made to the content. Easily the most controversially violent title to be released on the Wii, developer Platinum Games worked closely with the ESRB and BBFC to ensure that their stylistic gore would undergo before hitting store shelves.
Premium-Inhalt. has posted the results for the top 10 most frequently rented video games of 2008. In , which was compiled by Rentrak, seven of the ten games that were rented the most last year are for the Xbox 360. The remaining three titles are for the Nintendo Wii, leaving the PlayStation 3 entirely absent from the top 10.
Premium-Inhalt. Here's our list of the biggest security incidents involving the Internet's core routing protocol, the Border Gateway Protocol. Some of these incidents were attacks; others were accidental misconfigurations. But all of them disrupted traffic to Web sites or entire networks because of incorrect routing messages being propagated across the Internet through BGP. (Read the latest on , and about .)
Premium-Inhalt. New year, new threats. And Symantec claims it is ready to defend users against malicious software (malware) attacks now being tried out by well-organized cyber criminals.
Premium-Inhalt. Intel's fourth-quarter profit plunged 90 percent from a year earlier, as the chip maker battled a worsening economy and recorded a steep loss from investments.
Premium-Inhalt. , who also developed the unique puzzle game , have unleashed another quirky game to the in the form of Magic Ball. Playing like a mix between Breakout and Boom Blox, Magic Ball tasks the player with destroying large, colorful environments, ranging from medieval castles to tropical locales.
Premium-Inhalt. Ping An Insurance of China will soon deploy a new integrated IT platform to drive a quarter of its business growth.
Premium-Inhalt. China-based ZTE Corporation last week announced the world's first WiMAX mobile video surveillance terminal, the Mi100.
Premium-Inhalt. Computer maker Lenovo has clarified reports that it is shifting its Asia Pacific (AP) headquarters from Singapore to Beijing, saying that many HQ functions, including some Asia Pacific ones, would still remain in Singapore.
Premium-Inhalt. New York State has cancelled the multibillion-dollar contract it awarded to M/A-COM to build a statewide wireless network for public safety use, saying the vendor has failed to adequately deliver on the deal.
Premium-Inhalt. The Royal Thai Navy (RTN) has announced a network upgrade worth about US $1 million to cope with rising demand for faster response times.
Premium-Inhalt. In order to offer hands-on training to Asia, Canadian educational firm SMART Technologies has opened a regional training centre in Malaysia.
Premium-Inhalt. Craig Barrett spent decades using his business skills to make Intel the world's most powerful semiconductor company. He has now turned his attention to an even bigger challenge -- spreading computers and education throughout the developing world.
Premium-Inhalt. The sudden announcement that Apple CEO Steve Jobs is taking has the Web abuzz with ominous predictions, abrasive judgments, and maybe even a few conspiracy theories. It would appear that the ongoing-and certainly sad-saga of the iconic Jobs' health battles has raised hackles of many a blogger, with much of the ire directed at Apple's handling of the affair.
Premium-Inhalt. Now that has been selected by President-elect Barack Obama to chair the , he can expect to be a very busy man over the next four years.
Premium-Inhalt. Steinberg unveiled the next major version of its digital audio workstation, Cubase, at the NAMM music show in Anaheim, Calif.
Premium-Inhalt. Tech industry stalwart Gartner cancels its cornerstone event scheduled for this spring, reduces its workforce by more than 100 and proves that IT watchers aren't immune to the that the vendors they cover and the clients they serve are facing.
Premium-Inhalt. At the same time the Radio Advertising Bureau (RAB) was making a 10% employee layoff Thursday, the association's CEO e-mail was hacked and a hoax lay-off memo sent out that disparaged the organization as sexist and filled with overpaid "good 'ol boys."
Premium-Inhalt. Scientists have more data at their disposal than ever before -- often more than they can properly examine. But should make it easier for them to visualize huge data sets. And cheaper, too; software based on the algorithm can run on personal computers with as little as 2GB of RAM.
Premium-Inhalt. Netbooks are more than a fad, and fill an important niche in the market for consumer PCs, according to a Forrester Research report. However, the report warned that manufacturers were confusing consumers with "dangerous" branding strategies.
Premium-Inhalt. If you own a PS3 or Wii game console, you can now watch on your television. Currently in beta and announced only Thursday in by the YouTube Team, the offers a remote control-friendly user interface for the popular video site.
Premium-Inhalt. Watching Yahoo and Microsoft while trying to work out a merger deal last year was like watching two awkward teenagers at a their first high school formal. But, with cofounder Jerry Yang out as CEO and Carol Bartz in, the dancing days may not be over.
Premium-Inhalt. What is it about Steve Jobs that makes otherwise sensible journalists completely lose their marbles? This week's coverage of has hit some surprising new lows in journalistic IQ.
Premium-Inhalt. Millions of Windows computers have been The situation is "not getting better," but rather is "getting worse," according to security software vendor F-Secure.
Premium-Inhalt. Since Apple announced that Steve Jobs until June, I've seen rampant speculation on Steve Jobs' health, and I've seen some wonder if without Jobs. It's all quite understandable; after all, Steve Jobs is by far the biggest figure in the company. But after reading a (warning: Lam uses lots of profanity) on Gizmodo where he becomes completely unglued when responding to criticism he and Gizmodo received regarding their coverage of Jobs' health, I really think it's time for us in tech circles to take a step back and get a reality check of the situation.
Premium-Inhalt. Businesses worldwide are under attack from a highly infectious computer worm that has infected almost 9 million PCs, according to antivirus company F-Secure.
Premium-Inhalt. Although the shutdown of a California Web hosting company eradicated several prominent botnets last year, others have stepped up to fill the gaps, a security researcher said Friday.
Premium-Inhalt. I just ordered a new PC. That's right, I'm doing my part to help the economy (or so I told the missus). When it arrives, I'll get to enjoy the kind of fun that usually requires a visit to the dentist's chair: migrating all my programs, data, and settings to the new machine.
Premium-Inhalt. The may be on the verge of installing an ERP system from , potentially resulting in one of the largest public-sector deployments to date for the Walldorf, Germany-based software vendor.
Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft has been sued by a small Wisconsin business for allegedly misrepresenting the capabilities of its Live Communications Server product, selling the company more licenses than it needed and not providing a refund or other products to solve its original problem.
Premium-Inhalt. As solid-state disk (SSD) technology closes in on hard-disk drive (HDD) capacity and price, experts say it may not be long before spinning disks are a thing of the past and a computer's storage resides in flash memory on the motherboard.