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Premium-Inhalt. Powerchip Semiconductor, formerly the largest DRAM maker in Taiwan, was able to secure agreements with enough holders of a convertible bond that came due at the end of last week to move forward on a new repayment plan, but the company faces further loan repayments soon.
Premium-Inhalt. Samsung Corp. today released a new solid state disk (SSD) drive aimed at netbook makers that is about 80% smaller than typical 2.5-inch laptop drives, a move that should enable even thinner, higher-performing machines.
Premium-Inhalt. Samsung on Monday introduced solid-state drives (SSDs) for netbooks that are smaller than traditional SSDs and consume significantly less power.
Premium-Inhalt. Recognizing that developers these days must program for multicore processors, Sun Microsystems on Tuesday is releasing an upgrade to its native development tools package geared to this new responsibility.
Premium-Inhalt. Alan Ralsky, a spam kingpin who was convicted of felony bank fraud in 1995, could face more than seven years in prison after pleading guilty in a stock fraud case involving spam messages that pumped up Chinese "penny" stocks.
Premium-Inhalt. In an apparent response to user complaints, Apple Inc., today released a firmware upgrade that it said fixes an issue with the drive interface in new MacBook Pros.
Premium-Inhalt. Looking to leap ahead in the Web data services market -- which includes mashups -- on Tuesday will ship Kapow Web Data Server 7.0, offering what the company says are enterprise capabilities in scalability, performance, and security.
Premium-Inhalt. Widescreen monitors are great for watching movies and organizing windows side-by-side, but a lot of time the space goes to waste. Consequently, I'm going to suggest a radical idea, one that's particularly applicable to laptop and netbook users: Move the Windows Taskbar to the side of the screen.
Premium-Inhalt. BREAKING NEWS: Your is bound to break! At least, if you believe a new study by an electronics warranty company that, by pure coincidence, happens to be promoting an on its home page right now. Breaking news? Broken news might be more like it, as far as I'm concerned.
Premium-Inhalt. The beta version of , a free program that fights viruses and spyware, is now available for . The app, previously code-named Morro, replaces and fights the usual rogues' gallery of PC threats, including worms, Trojans, and other troublemakers.
Premium-Inhalt. The Lenovo ThinkPad T400s (the "s" could stand for "small," or maybe even "surprising") is an evolutionary step up from the , which is itself a good all-purpose business laptop. In fact, the T400s looks as if it were a T400 that someone had left in the dryer for too long. So how did Lenovo improve on a laptop that already offered a great balance of features? For starters, it slimmed down the profile (big time), beefed up the ports, and integrated GOBI (for Wireless WAN access).
Premium-Inhalt. The fifth paragraph in the story "Samsung, Numonyx to develop PCM specifications," which was posted to the wire on Tuesday, has been updated to clarify a comment by an analyst comparing memory types. Forward Insights analyst Gregory Wong was referring to write times when comparing PCM to other memory types.
Premium-Inhalt. Juniper this week named a former sales executive to spearhead its alliance strategy.
Premium-Inhalt. One-third of 1,200 organizations (33%) plan to convert their application environments away from a traditional, client-server model to one based on virtualization and cloud computing over the next two years, according to a study commissioned by and released today. The study sought to broadly determine global IT spending priorities.
Premium-Inhalt. Google has created a Web site for developers that is focused exclusively on making Web applications, sites and browsers faster.
Premium-Inhalt. Given the slew of embarrassing stories you've no doubt seen about users accidentally sharing too-personal information, the idea of preserving privacy on a social network may seem like going outside during a thunderstorm and expecting to stay dry.
Premium-Inhalt. MySpace will release as open source a tool it uses internally to track and tune the performance of its Web site, a move that will allow developers to benefit from the tool's capabilities and help extend and enhance its functionality.
Premium-Inhalt. AT&T Mobility should achieve true nationwide coverage by the end of this year after it introduces a planned service that utilizes both satellite and cellular service.
Premium-Inhalt. National Transportation Safety Board officials today said that its investigators will examine whether computer systems, sensors or played a role in yesterday's Washington D.C. Metrorail crash that killed nine people.
Premium-Inhalt. Accessory vendor on Tuesday announced the . The $60 stereo alarm clock provides two independent alarms and seven different ways to wake up to your favorite music: iPod audio, FM-radio audio, a buzzer, a "bed shaker," or any combination of the bed shaker and one of the three audible alarms. The bed shaker is a wired vibration pod you can place under your pillow or on your bed to help you wake up.
Premium-Inhalt. When not entertaining, what does a magician do to entertain himself? Apparently make use of the same instrument he uses to communicate with--his mobile phone.
Premium-Inhalt. Mirroring the success of overseas, the release of to the Playstation Network at the beginning of June has seen tremendous download growth in two weeks since its launch. The game has been downloaded over 100,000 times, making it the fastest-selling PS1 game on the Playstation Network thus far. The following press release outlines some of the other PS1 games Sony's planning to release over the rest of the year, including , Mobile Light Force and , that will round out what will supposedly be dozens of releases before 2010. See below for the full press release.
Premium-Inhalt. PremiumSoft released a new edition to its Navicat line of database administration tools. lets users manage different kinds of database servers within a single application.
Premium-Inhalt. When nominations for the Game Critics Awards "Best of E3" were announced, Tim Schafer's and Naughty Dog's were neck and neck with four nominations apiece. Looks like it's the year of Nathan Drake (or at least the E3 year of Nathan Drake), as Uncharted 2 walked away with three awards, including "Best of Show", while Brutal Legend was left empty handed.
Premium-Inhalt. There has been a lot of frustration with the sometimes-sluggish menu flipping of the New Xbox Experience, but Larry Hryb (aka Major Nelson) confirmed via his podcast, that: "We are making the guide faster" and that he is "intimately involved" in it's development.
Premium-Inhalt. For artists, painting on location has always meant packing up brushes, paint, and a canvas and easel to take along for the trip. This whole process took time and planning, not leaving much room for sudden inspiration. With from , whenever inspiration hits, all you need is an iPhone or iPod touch and your finger.
Premium-Inhalt. Oracle reported a 13 percent dip in new software sales Tuesday, but posted quarterly financial results that were ahead of analyst expectations.
Premium-Inhalt. Last week, Xbox Live offered a deal that allowed Silver members to upgrade to for up to a month. This week, those who are currently Gold members can download the full version of for 800 Microsoft points ($10) which is marked down from the original 1200 ($15). That's a 33% discount, which isn't too shabby.
Premium-Inhalt. Rockstar announced today that will be making its way to the PSP and this fall. The game will be made available through PSN as a digital download and as a UMD disc. The once will also include updated graphics, including new lighting effects and "upscaled" graphics to make use of the PSP's 16:9 aspect ratio, and Rockstar promises new missions unavailable on the DS, as well as updated animation. Though the DS version enjoyed for a GTA title, its yet to be seen how the portable will fare on the PSP market. See below for the full press release, and look for Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars this fall.
Premium-Inhalt. WD announced that it has begun shipping its new SiliconDrive III SSD product family based on technology from its March 2009 acquisition of SiliconSystems. The company's new SiliconDrive III products reportedly feature faster read/write speeds and increased capacities, and offer mechanical scalability, making them a storage solution for embedded system and data streaming applications such as multimedia content delivery systems and data center media appliances.