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Premium-Inhalt. Insomniac employees are still getting no sleep, apparently due to the hard work they've been putting into , which will hit Playstation 3 this fall.
Premium-Inhalt. Craigslist, the that has all but destroyed its print brethren, has blasted past MySpace to become the in the United States. That means more and more people have gotten hip to the site's expansive resources.
Premium-Inhalt. If you aren't using to protect your small business network, now is the time to take the few minutes to set it up. It is well worth the investment, it is free, and it will protect you from any number of issues in the future. And you might get better browsing performance as a result that your users will thank you for.
Premium-Inhalt. With all the various forms of and entering our lives, it sometimes seems like the Internet is becoming a part of us: The connection is always on, and information is always just a click away. It turns out, though, the majority of Americans don't feel that mobile electronics are tethering them to the digital world -- in fact, most adults see the devices as being distant and unimportant parts of their lives.
Premium-Inhalt. Skype may launch a version of its mobile Voice-over-IP (VoIP) and instant messaging service as early as next week, according to a from Om Malik of GigaOM. If true, the application could prove popular with cost-conscious iPhone users who'd like to save a few bucks by routing calls over AT&T's data network. Currently, iPhone users must use third-party services like to access Skype.
Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft's sharp criticism of an "open cloud manifesto" surprised drafters of the document, who plan to release it to the public on Monday, according to the founder of a company that helped to write it.
Premium-Inhalt. Facebook inadvertently handed over administrative control for about 17 Facebook Pages on Wednesday, including pages for Microsoft and several airlines.
Premium-Inhalt. Intel CEO Paul Otellini collected US$12.7 million in salary last year. Hope he's OK with that figure, because neither Otellini nor anyone else at Intel will get a raise this year, the company announced in an on Monday.
Premium-Inhalt. "Mark your calendar for some time in June," Slate technology columnist tells huffy Facebook users who've been by the social networking site's recent overhaul of its pages. "If you still hate the new design then--and if you can still remember what the old Facebook looked like, shoot me an e-mail."
Premium-Inhalt. Cloud computing is best known for enabling small companies and start-ups . The technology allows companies to access computing power and resources through the Internet, and pay for services based on usage.
Premium-Inhalt. Apple's iPhone and several Nokia and RIM devices dominate global smartphone traffic in many countries, according to a .
Premium-Inhalt. Nortel Networks, still in from creditors, plans over the next two weeks to unveil new healthcare communications software and an that adds the ability to calculate the total cost of ownership of business networks.
Premium-Inhalt. Twitter, the hugely popular messaging service, is for not yet finding a way to make money rather than spend it sending out its members "tweets" to computers and cellphones. Now, a Wall Street Journal quotes Twitter co-founder Biz Stone, who says the company recently hired a product manager to oversee the development of premium services -- that is, extra features that companies or other users would need to pay for.
Premium-Inhalt. A Wall Street Journal claims that International Business Machines will pink-slip "a large number" of American employees in the supersize corporation's global-business services unit. This is despite IBM's 12% gain in fourth-quarter earnings, and 4,600 job cuts so far this year, according to documents reviewed by the Journal.
Premium-Inhalt. A ground-breaking musical revolution from the start, it comes as no surprise that, according to this morning's announcement by The NPD Group, Harmonix's franchise has exceeded one billion dollars in sales.
Premium-Inhalt. While he gave no details whatsoever, Hideo Kojima, the creator of the Metal Gear Solid franchise, did say that an is coming at E3.
Premium-Inhalt. Open-source software companies are missing out on a relatively inexpensive way to fight concerns about patent liability, according to an attorney who spoke at an open-source conference in San Francisco this week.
Premium-Inhalt. Apple on Thursday released a slew of updates for its iLife '09 applications, as well as an update for iWork '09 users.
Premium-Inhalt. Kodak's ESP 9 All-In-One color inkjet multifunction offers a number of advanced features for its higher price. Unfortunately they cannot compensate for the machine's painfully slow performance and other shortcomings.
Premium-Inhalt. The worldwide hosted virtual desktop (HVD) market will accelerate through 2013 to reach 49 million units, up from more than 500,000 units in 2009, according to Gartner. Worldwide HVD revenue will grow from about US$1.3 billion to $1.5 billion in 2009, which is less than 1 percent of the worldwide professional PC market, to $65.7 billion in 2013, which will be equal to more than 40 percent of the worldwide professional PC market.
Premium-Inhalt. Hitachi Global Storage Technologies (Hitachi GST) introduced its second-generation small form factor enterprise hard drive, the 10K RPM Ultrastar C10K300. The new Hitachi drive is optimized for the power and performance requirements of rack-mounted servers and networked storage arrays. Built using proven Hitachi power management technology, the Ultrastar C10K300 delivers the low power specifications that are of primary importance in today's data centers. The new drives are offered in 147GB and 300GB capacities and ship with a dual-port 6Gb/s Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) interface, which delivers 100 percent faster data throughput than its 3Gb/s predecessor. The new industry-standard SAS interface also improves signal strength over greater physical distances, allowing IT managers to deploy larger, more complex storage infrastructures.
Premium-Inhalt. Trying to shed its reputation as an inexpensive hardware vendor, Dell is taking steps to sharpen its enterprise offerings so it can compete more effectively with rivals IBM and Hewlett-Packard.
Premium-Inhalt. Dell has released fourteen new products in a significant refresh of its enterprise server, workstation and storage systems portfolio.
Premium-Inhalt. Accolade Systems sued Micron Technology and its subsidiary Aptina Imaging for infringing on one of its patents, according to documents filed with the courts on Tuesday. While Apple isn't named in the suit, components in the iPhone are part of the lawsuit.
Premium-Inhalt. Compuware Corporation announced that Compuware Vantage and Strobe provide end-to-end visibility into the performance of applications that span across both distributed and mainframe transaction systems. This integrated approach to Business Service Delivery enables IT operations and management to quickly predict, isolate and resolve performance challenges from the end-user perspective, increasing internal and external customer satisfaction.
Premium-Inhalt. GlacialTech Inc launched the latest 5610 Plus PWM CPU cooler and 5610 Plus Silent CPU Cooler. The design incorporates a specially aligned sinter heat-pipe combination of two pipes that dissipate the heat from the CPU directly into the heat sink fins. From there, the Silent version's fan quietly and efficiently brings the temperature down. The PWM version works at rpms as low as 800 during system idling or as high as 2700 when the CPU load is high to cool it down.
Premium-Inhalt. Sennheiser Thursday introduced three new families of headphones, the CX II, IE and MM series.
Premium-Inhalt. As a 15-year-old, he brought down some of the highest profile sites on the Web. Eight months of detention and eight years of silence later, Michael Calce discusses what the good guys can learn from the black hats.
Premium-Inhalt. Easy to use, good results: That's the gist of what I have to say about (US$29, free demo). I used this attractive utility to convert several files to iPod and 3gp format. However, it took the installation of the free Xvid and Quicktime codecs before I could use it.
Premium-Inhalt. You've already loaded up your iPhone with your favorite songs and photos. Why not carry your favorite comic books with you, too?
Premium-Inhalt. I popped in on the this week in Boston. If nothing else, my day trip to the event gave me a good sense of what Macworld Expo is doing right as a trade show--and what it can be doing better.