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Premium-Inhalt. It's a done deal. Samsung Electronics' NC20 laptop based on Via Technologies' Nano processor will be available in the U.K. on Monday, Feb. 9, according to U.K. operator BT, which is accepting preorders.
Premium-Inhalt. Reacting to intense criticism of an important security feature in Windows 7, Microsoft Corp. Thursday said it will change the behavior of User Account Control (UAC) in Windows 7's release candidate.
Premium-Inhalt. RIM and several of its top executives have settled with Canada's Ontario Securities Commission over charges that the company improperly backdated stock options.
Premium-Inhalt. Intel confirmed on Thursday that it's shipping the Atom N280 processor to PC makers, which should bring more performance and improved graphics capabilities to netbooks.
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Premium-Inhalt. Fresh-faced US President Barack Obama is, like his campaign maxim, an emblem of change. The traditional vehicles for the dissemination of information and influence on the public -- the mass media and old-style campaign letter-boxing -- changed in the years leading up to the 2008 election, as political Web sites received unprecedented popularity from wider audiences.
Premium-Inhalt. When Amazon's Elastic Cloud was in its infancy, the only management tools available were a set of Java-based command-line applications. The set was comprehensive: You had complete control over and access to Amazon Machine Images (AMIs). Moreover, you could create and manipulate the ancillary components of the cloud: key-pairs, elastic IP addresses, and so on. As capable as the tools were, however, they were out of pace with the very Web-based world that they served.
Premium-Inhalt. Government agencies, led by the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) and the Center for International Trade Expositions and Missions (CITEM), together with private companies, industry organizations and analysts have committed to make the effect of the global consumer-led recession bearable for the Philippine BPO and ICT industries.
Premium-Inhalt. Released Wednesday for iPhone, Time Crisis Strike is the first mobile iteration of the popular . It offers up two play modes, Arcade Mode and Crisis Missions. The Arcade Mode looks to be your standard Time Crisis story mode, culminating in a fight against the awkwardly named Wild Dog. Crisis Mode is most likely a "shoot everything on the screen" mode, but the details we've received are a bit fuzzy.
Premium-Inhalt. According to Japanese magazine Famitsu, Capcom will be releasing weekly updates for after the game's release to bring at least one new costume to each fighter in increments of five costumes per week. In addition, players will also be able to download a free championship mode that is for experienced online fighters looking for hardcore ranked fights. These fights will have saved replays for other players to download, watch, and study.
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Premium-Inhalt. "The U.S. Government is sending checks for over [US]$26,000 to help you pay of your debt. You Never Need To Repay!" So claims the latest ad to clutter my screen at . I click the ad. It takes me to a site, jeffgetsgrants.com, with a photo of a guy above some text that claims he's a firefighter named Jeff Donahue. Jeff claims he "went from being broke to completely paying off my debt in 30 days by spending a few minutes filling out a form online that qualified me for a Free $12,000 Financial Aid Check from the US Government."
Premium-Inhalt. The went live Wednesday, providing a relatively easy way to search for government documents. But not everyone is happy with the new, specialized search engine.
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Premium-Inhalt. India's much-hyped plan to build a US$10 laptop has been exposed as a massive exaggeration.
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Premium-Inhalt. Juniper Networks has introduced the TX Matrix Plus, a multi-chassis core routing system that enables service providers to deliver innovative services with maximum profitability and investment protection. Interconnecting multiple T1600 core routers, the TX Matrix Plus is designed to work with the Juniper Control System 1200 to allow the virtualization of routing systems, networks and services--bringing a new dimension of flexibility and scalability to the network core.
Premium-Inhalt. Nivio has announced the launch of NivioLite Free, a free online storage & backup facility. According to a press release, anyone signing up for NivioLite Free will receive 1GB of secure storage for free. Users needing additional storage space can purchase extra storage on a pay-per-use basis. Alternatively, for Rs. 208.5 (£3) a month, users can upgrade to Nivio Full Service which allows full access to Nivio's virtual Windows Desktop where one can create and edit files.
Premium-Inhalt. Kingston Thursday announced a line of SDHC Video cards, especially for use in digital camcorders. The SDHC Video cards are available in 60 minute (4GB), 120 minute (8GB) and 240 minute (16GB) capacities. The Kingston SDHC Video cards feature a Class 4 speed rating, which guarantees a minimum data transfer rate of 4MB/sec., making them ideal for use in the latest digital camcorders and for fast transfer from card to PC. The Kingston SDHC Video card carries a lifetime warranty and free tech support.
Premium-Inhalt. Firms are paying a hefty price for data breaches, according to a new study with each customer record lost in the UK being worth an average of £60 (US$87), according to company privacy research firm Ponemon Institute.
Premium-Inhalt. of brands such as Marmite, Dove soap and Domestos bleach, has said its savings and IT standardisation programmes will be driven even harder to help the company through the current recession.
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Premium-Inhalt. Ever since one of the winners of last summer's Canadian wireless auction paid a mere CDN$52 million (US$42.2 million) for what some thought is unwanted PCS spectrum covering southern Ontario and Quebec, there have been questions over whether the company can actually be a cellular service provider.
Premium-Inhalt. As often as we write about taking the DVDs you own and converting them to a format you can enjoy on all your media players, people continue to have questions. Here are answers to some of those questions.
Premium-Inhalt. The turbulent economy could hinder enterprise adoption of Windows 7, even though many companies opted to skip Windows Vista and are still running the outdated Windows XP OS, analysts said.
Premium-Inhalt. Former MySQL CEO Marten Mickos is leaving Sun Microsystems, a Sun spokeswoman confirmed Friday.
Premium-Inhalt. One Laptop Per Child's removal of a program that enables small-scale XO laptop deployments has rattled observers, who are concerned that the nonprofit is changing its focus to large-scale deployments.
Premium-Inhalt. A Kansas-based nonprofit hospital has filed a breach-of-contract lawsuit against Lawson Software, saying its agreement with the ERP (enterprise resource planning) vendor requires Lawson to provide -- for just a small fee -- replacements for two software modules that will be decommissioned next year.
Premium-Inhalt. The U.S. Congress should keep money for broadband deployment in a huge economic stimulus package, despite some calls to trim it out of the bill, representatives of three groups said Friday.
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