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Premium-Inhalt. Apple's retail stores reported shortages of some models of the new iPhone 3GS Sunday, according to the company's own inventory tracking tool.
Premium-Inhalt. IBM was granted a motion late on Friday that limits the duties of its former merger-and-acquisition chief at rival company Dell over concerns of misappropriating trade secrets.
Premium-Inhalt. Dell is developing a handheld mobile device designed for Internet access, following in the footsteps of rival Apple, according to a news report published in the Wall Street Journal on Monday.
Premium-Inhalt. Systems management appliance maker on Tuesday plans to unveil changes to its Kbox product line that it says will create a true cross-platform environment for managing Mac and PC systems. The announced changes will let IT administrators manage Windows and Mac OS X machines from a single interface on a single appliance.
Premium-Inhalt. A simple, slightly quirky, but very inexpensive way to author DVDs--that's WinX DVD author in a nutshell. The best news is that ($20, free demo) works quite well--with the file types (mpeg, AVI, MP4k) that it supports. In my tests, it showed a distinct tendency to crash instead of warn with file types it didn't support. Still, I was able create several DVDs with no problems and the program even did a nice job of down-converting the 1080 HD wmv files I fed it to 720. Unfortunately, there didn't seem to be a way to save a project (VOBs, aka Video Objects, i.e. DVD video files are saved and can be reused) or to create and image--you must burn to DVD.
Premium-Inhalt. JetBrains is offering a milestone release of the upcoming IntelliJ Idea 9 IDE for Java application development, featuring capabilities ranging from OSGi backing to improved performance and PHP support.
Premium-Inhalt. Utter the word "" to the average PC user, and you'll likely elicit a blank stare in return. But the concept isn't really that hard to understand, and once you have this knowledge, you can quickly improve your PC and any number of other devices, making them faster, more stable, and supplemented with features that didn't come in the box.
Premium-Inhalt. Ever wish you could take a yellow highlighter to a Web page--say, a particularly noteworthy passage in, say, a really witty and helpful blog post--so you could easily retrieve the information later on?
Premium-Inhalt. For all the hoopla over , I have to wonder why it's such a big deal. Have people never heard about before? Yes, I know we're talking about Google, which apparently makes it an instant hit, but most of the features have been available for years.
Premium-Inhalt. Starting next year, Apple, Nokia, Motorola, Samsung, and RIM on the . The goal is to reduce the number of useless chargers we seem to accumulate and then store in our junk drawers, closets, and boxes in our basements.
Premium-Inhalt. After postponing the development of one data center and losing a couple of high-level managers in its data center group, Microsoft said it will soon open new facilities in Dublin, Ireland, and Chicago.
Premium-Inhalt. On Monday Apple released the , available now for compatible models via Mac OS X's Software Update mechanism.
Premium-Inhalt. It's difficult to find a video cataloguing and playback application that rivals the formidable pairing of iTunes and Front Row. But now there's Plex, a media center for Mac OS X that's capable of cataloguing and playing back every major video format out there, and it works admirably with the Apple Remote to boot.
Premium-Inhalt. reports that the upcoming of the downloadable multiplayer puzzle-platformer , will have an "official" price of $40, while the Steam pre-orders are going for a discounted $30. Yet, if you have a and are looking for the most affordable price, the PlayStation Network is offering the game for $20.
Premium-Inhalt. is finally available for the Mac, having been announced. The software turns a whiteboard in a classroom or presentation room into an interactive teaching tool using the Mac. It combines hardware--a sensor bar and video projector paired to a standard whiteboard--and software.
Premium-Inhalt. Sega's upcoming shooters based on the , and are still in development and on track to release in 2010 on , , and , but the new Aliens RPG has now officially been canceled.
Premium-Inhalt. Juniper this week announced enhancements to its service provider edge routers that are designed to improve service delivery to users.
Premium-Inhalt. Three years ago, Carnegie Mellon University opened the – an answer to the ever-rising operational costs in IT. Administrative expenses were spiraling out of control because individual research groups within the university were running their own IT infrastructure, characterized by short periods of heavy use followed by many hours sitting idle and wasting energy.
Premium-Inhalt. As the economy continues to languish, IT salary trends offer little hope to both working and as companies cut wages and fewer high-tech positions become available due to attrition.
Premium-Inhalt. Bungie has been doing a lot of things lately. They split off from Microsoft in 2007, are building a new giant studio to house even more employees, and have two highly anticipated titles headed our way, and , which takes the lauded series into completely new directions.
Premium-Inhalt. Id Software's is now available for the iPhone and iPod touch. It's a $10 download from the App Store.
Premium-Inhalt. My post about problems with IE8 ("") inspired passionate responses from folks on both sides of the fence, including some who wanted to tear the fence down and come after me with fondue forks and Bic lighters.
Premium-Inhalt. I've said it before and I'll say it again: The real power in Washington D.C. isn't the elected officials, be they representatives in Congress or even the president himself. No, if you want to understand what government is doing for you--or to you--it's essential to know the second- and third-tier players. The president sets the agenda and the tone, but the cabinet secretaries and their myriad deputies, undersecretaries, deputy undersecretaries, and assistant deputy undersecretaries are the people carrying it out.
Premium-Inhalt. The U.S. government has exempted broadband builders who want federal grants from a "buy American" provision of the US$787 billion stimulus package passed in February.
Premium-Inhalt. Nortel extended its Ethernet series of data solutions by unveiling the new Nortel Ethernet Routing Switch 5600 family for enterprises.
Premium-Inhalt. The salaries of IT managers are retreating, and most affected by the trend are managers running technology operations at mid-sized companies with less than $500 million in annual revenue, according to a semi-annual study from Janco Associates Inc.
Premium-Inhalt. According to a press release, the Netgear RangeMax Dual Band Wireless-N Router WNDR3300 is specifically designed to provide enough bandwidth to surf the Internet, stream HD videos, play on-line games, make Internet phone calls, simultaneously. Its features have been detailed as:
Premium-Inhalt. , a maker of BlackBerry platform monitoring/support software and services, on Tuesday will begin selling a version of its product that's tailored specifically for its Managed Service Provider (MSP) customers.
Premium-Inhalt. Sometimes, it seems scams are becoming almost as common as on . The latest one, unleashed Monday morning and initially noticed by tech blog , centers on a fake blog hosted at the domain twittersblogs.com. Tweets containing links to the site circulated rapidly, each featuring the message: "omg!! is it true what they wrote about you in their twit blog?"
Premium-Inhalt. Open-source software is not only as good as proprietary vendor software in many cases, it’s better — and certainly a lot cheaper, according to James Sims, vice president of information technology and chief information officer at the grocery retailer, Save Mart.
Premium-Inhalt. I suppose that some people did buy iPhones because the phones worked on the AT&T cellular network. This is supposition on my part because I have not seen any articles claiming this to be the case nor have I read any blogs commentaries that support the concept. In fact, when the iPhone first came out, about all of the discussion that was not about the iPhone itself but about how annoyed people were that they would be forced to use the AT&T network. There is now a rising chorus of voices saying that such exclusive arrangements are not in the best interests of consumers.