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Premium-Inhalt. Moving on plans to enable development of PHP applications for its cloud platform, Microsoft plans to demonstrate this week the PHP SDK for Windows Azure at TechEd India, a Microsoft representative said.
Premium-Inhalt. For a while there a few days ago it sure seemed to some as though the Google Chrome browser development team had proven again that no matter how much bandwidth is made available, someone, somewhere, for some reason, is going to need or want more.
Premium-Inhalt. LOS ANGELES -- If there was one revelation at this week's Microsoft TechEd conference it was that the company's product pipeline is stuffed with new software timed for release in the next seven to 12 months that will force corporate IT to deftly plan and strategize how it wants to deal with the onslaught.
Premium-Inhalt. A case in which an executive from electronics manufacturer, AMX Corp, of the marketing firm working for a competitor Crestron Electronics to steal sensitive business information has rocked that industry.
Premium-Inhalt. During a 7-hour-and-20-minute spacewalk today, NASA astronauts gave the a new backup computer to replace the onboard system that had to be put into use after a technical failure last fall.
Premium-Inhalt. NASA disclosed today that an investigation earlier this week that found multiple dings in the space shuttle Atlantis' heat shield must be restarted because about 40 tiles were missed.
Premium-Inhalt. I've written about Twitter on and off over the last few weeks and it seems that interest and innovation in social media in general and Twitter in particular continues unabated.
Premium-Inhalt. Cloud computing is a reality, and it's a force that IT professionals need to quickly come to terms with. The economic and social motivation for the cloud is high, the business need for speed and agility is greater than ever before, and the technology has reached a level in which prudent investments in cloud services are fast and easy. The number of cloud success stories is growing every week.
Premium-Inhalt. One year ago, IBM made a play for the Web 2.0 market with , a server cluster designed for the needs of Web sites such as Facebook and MySpace.
Premium-Inhalt. In two years, the federal government will begin divvying up $19 billion in reimbursement money to help health care organizations and doctors cover roll out electronic medical records (EMR) technology. In the meantime, the cost for the technology, which can run tens of millions of dollars for large facilities and tens of thousands of dollars for private physician practices, rests squarely on the private sector.
Premium-Inhalt. Interactive Alerts is a patient data collection and monitoring system that is RFID based. This system just placed first in the global NFC forum competition for the use of near field communication. We managed to sit down with the man of the hour: Omar Allawala, who is the Director of Information Technology at . Omar has been a software engineer for almost 10 years. His industry experience includes working with Java and Open Source technologies among others. Much of his work has been conducted in the U.S where he resided until recently, when he moved back to Pakistan.
Premium-Inhalt. There is no doubt that our ICT Sector is making headlines around the globe! Add to that, the fact that the headliner is a CIO Pakistan Technology Pioneer award recipient, there is even more reason to celebrate! Umar and his team recently won the MIT Global Indus Technovator Award (GITA) for their work on and commercializing some technology solutions for the developing world. This award is for South Asians, under the age of 40, who have made outstanding technological or entrepreneurial contributions.
Premium-Inhalt. A new patch from Adobe, released Tuesday, closes a critical hole in Adobe Reader and Acrobat that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of a vulnerable system.
Premium-Inhalt. A few years back, I extolled the virtues of Doug Adams's repository of AppleScripts for iTunes. The hundreds of iTunes scripts available from Doug's site give iTunes features you've always wanted--or never realized you needed. I covered some of my favorites in that previous article.
Premium-Inhalt. Advanced mobile devices--iPhone, BlackBerry and other handhelds--have created a growing wireless mobility environment for business, personal communication and entertainment. However, their growing use has also led to a faster increase in the depth and breadth of mobile security threats. Using a mobile device to access corporate information systems can potentially create a hole to corporate security if not protected and used properly. In a recent report from CSI, the theft or loss of corporate proprietary and customer information by mobile devices is nearly half of all sources. are real to nearly every organization of virtually any size, from the big multinational corporation to the small to medium business, including device loss, theft, misuse, and unauthorized access to corporate network and data disclosure.
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Premium-Inhalt. Intel lawyer Bruce Sewell accused the European Competition Commission of relying on dodgy evidence, after Intel received a record fine for anti-competitive practices.
Premium-Inhalt. In a recent hints blog, I described . This trick uses Safari's Web Clip feature to create a Dashboard widget showing just the Flash game. Although Safari isn't my , I think its Web Clip feature is an amazingly useful and powerful tool, as demonstrated by the previous Flash games hint.
Premium-Inhalt. EditorsKeys.com has released a range of Studio USB Vocal Microphones, Portable Vocal Booths, Pop Filters and Studio Head Phones aimed at budding and professional musicians.
Premium-Inhalt. Tuesday's release of , the latest update to the Leopard operating system, weighed in at 449MB on my MacBook Pro; the (which will update any version of OS X 10.5 to 10.5.7) is a whopping 729MB. Even on a super-fast , it took about a few minutes to download the update, and quite a few more minutes to install--it seems that the "writing files" step takes longer and longer with each update.
Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft's Network Access Protection (NAP) serves as a good foundation for securing Windows network infrastructure. Nevertheless, you can usefully expand NAP's capabilities with applications that bring easier configuration of policies, more granular enforcement, and clearer reporting to the mix. A case in point: the Napera N24 network access control appliance.
Premium-Inhalt. According to a new report from Ovum, there will be an increased uptake of IT services in Philippines even during this slowdown due to various initiatives taken by the Philippines government.
Premium-Inhalt. A survey of 334 financial executives worldwide has found that the majority lack confidence in policy makers' ability to draft appropriate responses to counter the current economic crisis.
Premium-Inhalt. A group of surveyed small and medium businesses (SMBs) from the region lack basic security and storage measures, said information security vendor Symantec.
Premium-Inhalt. Plenty of App Store offerings help you create music on your iPhone or iPod touch. But is one of the few DJing programs available for your mobile device. This $2 app allows you to create music without any musical training. Creating a song is easy and fun, but sharing the finished product with others is a bit of a non-starter.
Premium-Inhalt. Apple on Wednesday started selling its iPhone 3G online, the first time in a year that consumers have been able to get their hands on the device without making a trip to an Apple retail store or buying from AT&T.
Premium-Inhalt. If you're a raging CrackBerry addict--or even a burgeoning one--you've likely already taken steps to make your BlackBerry device "your own." Maybe you replaced that stock white trackball with a snazzy new red one, bought a fancy skin or an expensive case? Or perhaps you dropped a cool US$1,500 on a custom yellow device from some fancy-pants department store. It happens, trust me...
Premium-Inhalt. According to a new report from Ovum, there will be an increased uptake of IT services in Philippines even during this slowdown due to various initiatives taken by the Philippine government.