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Premium-Inhalt. Novell unveiled SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 on Tuesday, with features and capabilities that reflect the company's controversial multiyear with Microsoft.
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Premium-Inhalt. Online backup service provider Carbonite is suing storage vendor Promise Technology, saying repeated failures of Promise gear have caused "significant data loss" at Carbonite.
Premium-Inhalt. A delegation from one of India's largest business groups visited Washington last week to make a case for the , among other political topics. And it was a group with enough clout to meet with top White House officials.
Premium-Inhalt. The Asia Pacific continues to be the best performing region for global converged network infrastructure supplier 3Com Corporation, according to its latest results released today.
Premium-Inhalt. Sick of craning your neck and/or maintaining uncomfortable positions for hours while in flight so you can watch episodes of Battlestar Galactica via or catch the latest music video on your ? Though far from perfect, iFlyz, an "in-flight personal media solution" aims to reduce bodily strain and improve your overall smartphone multimedia experience while traveling by airplane--or any other mode of transportation that provides a fold-down, seat-back tray table.
Premium-Inhalt. The Windows-only Iogear Portable Media Player GMD2025U120 is a small, self-contained, non-networkable external 2.5-inch hard drive that you attach to your PC's USB port; copy media files onto it, and then attach it to your TV or other display to render its contents. The whole deal--drive, cables, remote, carrying case, and all--will easily fit into a briefcase or backpack. It lacks an HDMI output, but you can hook it up via component or composite jacks on a TV--far more common inputs on hotel sets than HDMI or DVI, at any rate.
Premium-Inhalt. With China's economy cooling down, some of the country's IT professionals are turning to cybercrime, according to a Beijing-based security expert.
Premium-Inhalt. It's always interesting to view a technology from a new perspective, and that's what Silver Key allowed me to do. And believe me, it's all in the perspective-- (US$30, 30-day free trial) creates password-protected "parcels," which are pretty much the same type of thing as a password-protected zip, rar, 7zip or other archives The biggest difference is that Silver Key allows you to attach large binary keys to your archives as text files. The program steps you through the parcel creation process, never letting you forget that you're creating an archive that's secure.
Premium-Inhalt. The overhyped and feature-heavy has a challenger: The Sony Reader Digital Book PRS-700 weighs in at US$400 and has some strengths, but it has encountered tough sledding going against the Kindle's overall design and integration with Amazon's bookstore. (However, the announcement earlier this month of a as e-books could change this.)
Premium-Inhalt. The Central Digital Media Library NSA-220 Plus proved to be a more than capable media server, dishing out HD video and everything else with nary a glitch. This two-bay device is sold as an enclosure only, but it can pack up to 3TB of storage. For our tests, ZyXel sent us a unit with 320GB of RAID 1 mirrored storage. (RAID 0 and JBOD concatenation are supported as well.)
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Premium-Inhalt. Game consoles as you know them could become obsolete sooner than you'd think. Imagine a supersvelte thin-client box that streams HD games in real time over the Internet. Pay a subscription fee and it can run the latest games at reasonably high resolutions on your TV, PC or Mac. We just saw -- and tried it -- for ourselves. It's called OnLive.
Premium-Inhalt. As the 2009 Game Developers Conference kicks into high gear, Insomniac Games has finally revealed the first details on its plans to support PS3 shooter Resistance 2 with new downloadable content.
Premium-Inhalt. Website builders who choose to run on Microsoft's Web platform but also want to use open-source software are in for a pleasant surprise. Microsoft installs PHP, the popular website scripting language, and includes a collection of popular open-source Web applications. For some, the inclusion of PHP is a shock, because the free scripting language Microsoft's ASP.NET for use in developing websites. ASP.NET is popular among enterprise developers, but Web 2.0 startups and homebrew sites are often built atop PHP.
Premium-Inhalt. Boston-based , a company that backs up customers' PC and Mac hard drives onto its own remote storage systems, has disputed a Boston Globe report that says it lost the backups of more than 7,500 customers.
Premium-Inhalt. Just last week, the mobile industry was abuzz with rumors . But early reactions from the marketplace suggest Dell will face an uphill battle if it tries to introduce such a device.
Premium-Inhalt. When President Barack Obama who had previously defended the to near-the-top posts at the Department of Justice, copyright pundits correctly anticipated that the Obama administration wouldn't turn out to be as BitTorrent-friendly as some bloggers had hoped.
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Premium-Inhalt. Chinese authorities have blocked access to YouTube, according to a story posted Tuesday on the Web site.
Premium-Inhalt. China appears to be blocking all access to YouTube. Now, why in the world would it do something like that? I've got some theories.
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Premium-Inhalt. Customarily, retailers relax their policies relating to returns in the months around the holiday gift-giving season. The understanding is that many of the sales are in fact gifts and recipients will often want to return or exchange such items. By offering flexible returns, retailers hope to inspire higher sales.
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Premium-Inhalt. A day after a leading industry analyst reported that Dell due to lack of interest from cellular carriers, a new report says the PC maker's handset may be very much alive.
Premium-Inhalt. , the online retailer best known for a range of DVDs, CDs, books and games, has sim-free iPhones listed in stock and ready to buy.
Premium-Inhalt. Monday I showed you how to . That's handy for songs, but what if you want the actual video? Surely there's a way to download vids--and convert them to an iPod-friendly format?
Premium-Inhalt. There are plenty of ways Mac users can get the latest weather forecast. For example, Mac OS X includes its own weather widget for Dashboard, and there are many third-party weather programs out there. (And that's not including the myriad iPhone apps.) But I've found that the best place to view weather forecasts is on my calendar. After all, doing so puts the weather in the most-appropriate context: where I'll be and what I'll be doing.
Premium-Inhalt. Taiwan's AsusTek Computer Inc. plans to launch early this summer the most radical member of its popular Eee family of petite PCs, a full multimedia computer encased in a sleek keyboard that includes a 5-inch LCD touch screen.
Premium-Inhalt. In case you've lost track of time, Tuesday marks the eighth anniversary of the release of Mac OS X (version 10.0.0). In that time, there have been 52 different releases of OS X, counting the public beta as well as major and minor updates. So in honor of this eighth birthday, here are eight great things about OS X.
Premium-Inhalt. Today we take for granted the remarkable and resilient interconnected world of global commerce and the nearly invisible that allow for a of goods: From and applications, to 's , to your local grocer's everpresent display of tulips from Holland and bananas from South America.