HTC wird am 24. Juni vermutlich neue Android-Smartphones vorstellen. Ein Modell soll den internen Namen HTC Hero tragen und mit einer neuen Benutzeroberfläche ausgestattet sein, die in den Foren und Fan-Blogs als Rosie bezeichnet wird. Das Weblog Phandroid hat bereits Screenshots veröffentlicht, die das neue Hero-Interface zeigen. …mehr
Im Rahmen einer Veranstaltung am 23. und 24. Juni werden die Architekturen und Ansätze unterschiedlicher ERP-Systeme miteinander verglichen. Die teilnehmenden Produkte sind: Ams.erp von AMS.hinrichs+Müller, SoftM Semiramis, SAP ERP und das Open-Source-System AvERP von Synerpy. …mehr
Mit einer speziellen Server-Baureihe will HP Betreibern von großen Rechenzentren helfen, Kosten und Ressourcen zu reduzieren. Die "Extreme Scale-Out"-Familie ProLiant SL setzt auf möglichst billige und effiziente Massenware für eine sehr große Zahl virtueller Maschinen. …mehr
Der Microsoft-Partner KCS.net hat eine Reihe von Funktionen entwickelt, mit denen Anwender die Lagerlogistik der ERP-Software "Dynamics AX" von Microsoft auf mobile Geräte ausdehnen können. Anwender sind in der Lage, Lagerdaten zu erfassen und per WLAN an das ERP-System zu übermitteln. …mehr
Premium-Inhalt. Universities in East Africa have taken up Google software to host student e-mail accounts and share documents as the region gears up for a rise in online security threats.
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Premium-Inhalt. High-speed memory developer Rambus is close to settling a complaint brought against it by the European Commission in 2007, it said Friday.
Premium-Inhalt. At its Financial Analyst Day event in San Francisco Thursday, Symantec's top executives vowed a major push into software-as-a service and also offered a glimpse at upcoming back-up products., kicked off the event with the investment industry's analysts by saying Symantec intends to expand into software-as-a-service, an area in which it already has experience (the company now backs up 32 petabytes of customer data in the cloud with continuing growth at 5 petabytes each quarter). Salem predicted SaaS, in which Symantec will have new offerings, could comprise "15% of total revenues in the next five years."
Premium-Inhalt. Next time a major Web site such as Facebook, Google or eBay changes their seldom-read terms of service, a new project from the Electronic Frontier Foundation will be there to chronicle the alterations and highlight them for all to see.
Premium-Inhalt. The U.S. Department of Labor Thursday announced it had released more than $450 million in assistance to be used by states for career training, employment and case management services to due to outsourcing and foreign trade.
Premium-Inhalt. Google has released an early version of a new type of database whose approach to data management will be revolutionary, according to an analyst who has studied the technology behind it.
Premium-Inhalt. It seems Moore's Law doesn't apply to the next generation of Intel's Atom chips. The low-cost, power-sipping chips, codenamed "Pineview," will greatly improve upon both of those traits, but at the expense of any significant speed boost, according to .
Premium-Inhalt. In a recent interview with EA Games Europe senior vice president Patrick Soderlund, VideoGamer.com received confirmation that a sequel to the 2008 parkour-based first-person action title is in the works.
Premium-Inhalt. Cisco says the dropoff in its FibreChannel SAN revenue and market share in is attributable to three factors: an early stage migration to 8Gbps; a lower cost migration than rival Brocade; and exposure to financial buyers, which is hard hit by the recession.
Premium-Inhalt. Avaya and have overcome difficulties presenting joint unified communications proposals to customers and have launched a coordinated sales and marketing program and agreed to conduct technical development together.
Premium-Inhalt. Believing a supercomputer would help create jobs, New Mexico paid for and built a massive supercomputer named Encanto to spur economic development.
Premium-Inhalt. Want to make your photos look like fine art paintings, illustrations, or even comic strips? Usually, you have a choice between two kinds of programs: push-button cookie-cutter filters that tend to be mechanically repetitive, or Corel Painter, the queen of fine art emulation software, which requires a certain level of drawing skill and imaging expertise. And then there's Alien Skin's Snap Art. With Snap Art, you can create customized works of art from your photos, without lifting a stylus. The recently introduced ($199, 30-day free trial) gives you even more options and control, while remaining great fun to use.
Premium-Inhalt. Ladies and gentlemen, get on your marks: The race to grab your very own is about to begin. Facebook will to register for the first time starting at 12:01 a.m. EDT Saturday. The usernames are bound to go fast, and if you aren't prepared, you may end up empty-handed -- or, worse yet, with a number-happy AOL-style name (think "JSmithLOLz313451").
Premium-Inhalt. The Magic are down 2-1 to the LA Lakers in the NBA Finals and Kobe Bryant was announced as the cover athlete for 2K Sports's , so what does EA Sports do? They go out and get the other NBA Finals superstar, Magic center Dwight Howard to serve as the coverboy for NBA Live 10.
Premium-Inhalt. Back in the 1980s and '90s, many people believed that antivirus vendors were writing and distributing viruses to create a need for their products. I cannot say unequivocally that there was no truth to that -- a lot of companies were trying to enter the market, and many disappeared quickly without a trace. But a conspiracy as big as imagined in the rumor mills would have been uncovered in the last 20 years. The fact is that a lot of people are cynical, and a significant number of them are prone to believe conspiracy theories. Personally, I tried to defend the antivirus product vendors whenever I heard such talk.
Premium-Inhalt. While it's easy for die-hards like me to turn our noses up at Internet Explorer, the fact is that Microsoft's browser has made a lot of progress. You've no doubt heard about newfangled features like Accelerators and Web Slices (see for more details), but IE8 also has plenty of small but worthwhile usability improvements.
Premium-Inhalt. Intex announced it is reviving its Home UPS business with the introduction of two models, the INTEX Savio in 600 VA and 1400 VA configurations. Aiming to cut ice with the consumers is the 'no load shut down' feature. This enables the Home UPS to automatically shut down, when not in use for 10 hrs of power cut, typically in a situation where the users are out of town, thus saving the battery discharge which does occur very slowly even when the unit is not in use. The built-in power saver helps in reducing electricity consumption. The ultra fast transfer time for computer load delivers a hassle free uninterrupted computing experience.
Premium-Inhalt. Back in March, I reviewed ( Macworld rated 2.5 out of 5 mice ), a program that lets you edit Excel spreadsheets on your iPhone or iPod touch. At the time of my review, I had a few key issues with the program. There wasn't any way to add folders or otherwise sort your files, you couldn't e-mail a worksheet to someone, there wasn't any way to save your work in progress, and the program was quite unstable. In addition, the program only really handled one--the absolute simplest one--of my four test spreadsheets properly.
Premium-Inhalt. Gigabyte recently announced at Computex that its proprietary Dual BIOS technology will be extended to every GIGABYTE motherboard with immediate effect. Dual BIOS provides a backup BIOS that automatically repairs or replaces the primary BIOS when necessary (when the primary BIOS fails) without any user intervention. The result is a vastly reduced RMA rate (Return Merchandise Authorization -- when faulty goods are returned to the manufacturer for repair or replacement). First introduced by GIGABYTE in 1999, Dual BIOS has traditionally been reserved for only high-end GIGABYTE motherboards due to the cost of an additional BIOS chip.
Premium-Inhalt. Symantec today announced an agreement to distribute Norton Online Backup on HP consumer desktop and notebook PCs worldwide. The 30-day trial offer of Norton Online Backup will come preinstalled and will provide 5GB of secured online storage.
Premium-Inhalt. The U.S. government has significant work to do before it can better cooperate with the private sector and other governments to better protect cybersecurity, a government cybersecurity expert said.
Premium-Inhalt. Visibility can be the critical factor in heading off the increasing number of attacks, outages and data breaches in large-scale distributed networks. But up to now total visibility of Ethernet networks has been infeasible due to the cost of deploying analytical devices throughout the network. Distributed traffic capture is a new approach to network monitoring that can deliver complete, selectable and centralized visibility.
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Premium-Inhalt. Just as expected, Apple showed off its next iPhone at the company's Worldwide Developer Conference, but even though we knew that news was coming it still tops the list this week because, honestly, how could it not? OK, so there could be one or two other IT-related stories that would knock that one from the lead, but not so far this week. The European Commission gave it a go, though, with word that Microsoft's obvious attempt to circumvent the Commission's antitrust case will not, in fact, succeed. Or not just yet anyway.
Premium-Inhalt. An Italian magistrate has issued an international arrest warrant for a Filipino hacker suspected of causing millions of dollars of losses to telecommunications multinationals, and Italian police have arrested five Pakistani nationals accused of exploiting the hacker's work to defraud the telecom companies, officials in the northern city of Brescia said Friday.
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Premium-Inhalt. In some ways, broadband has become the tech industry's equivalent to healthcare and education: everybody agrees that it's a good thing and everybody thinks all Americans should have access to it.
Premium-Inhalt. A federal grand jury in New Jersey today indicted three people, and five people were arrested in Italy, all in connection with the hacking into the IT systems of thousands of companies around the world to gain free access to telephone services, according to U.S. Attorney's Office in Newark, N.J..
Premium-Inhalt. With laptop shipments gaining momentum over the past few years the question arises: Are desktops on the verge of being banished from the enterprise?