Die angekündigte Integration des DSL-Anbieters Arcor in den Mobilfunkkonzern Vodafone wird am 1. August offiziell abgeschlossen sein. Dann gibt es auch den Marken- und Firmennamen Arcor AG & Co KG. nicht mehr. Statt dessen heißt das Tochterunternehmen zukünftig Vodafone AG & Co KG. …mehr
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Der Software-Entwickler Quickoffice Inc. hat die neueste Version seines gleichnamigen Office-Paketes für Smartphones mit dem Betriebssystem Symbian S60 zum Download bereitgestellt. Quickoffice 6 unterstützt jetzt zusätzlich zur S60 3rd Edition auch vollständig die Touchscreen-Modelle von Nokia und Samsung mit S60 5th Edition. Darüber hinaus ist es nun möglich, Dateien im Format PowerPoint 2007 zu betrachten und zu bearbeiten. …mehr
Premium-Inhalt. Been meaning to catch up on IPv6, the next generation Internet Protocol? We've backtracked and collected a handful of stories that will get you up to speed well before IPv4 addresses run out.
Premium-Inhalt. Just in case you thought Saturday was too long to wait for an iPhone security patch, no reason to worry: Apple on Friday released , which fixes the SMS vulnerability demonstrated at the Black Hat security conference on Thursday. Earlier on Friday, U.K. wireless operator .
Premium-Inhalt. Africa's leading mobile-phone companies -- MTN and Safaricom -- have teamed up with phone manufacturer Nokia and Digital Mobile TV (DMTV) to provide television content through mobile phones.
Premium-Inhalt. It is a time when the phrase 'customer is king' holds more water than ever before, especially for the banking sector. YES bank was no exception. It managed customer relation via Excel sheets, which lacked interactive features and wasn't the smartest way to run the bank's sales force. Yes Bank Collaborative CRM (YCCRM) changed all that with banking heavily on employee collaboration.
Premium-Inhalt. Another file-swapping trial, . I love rooting for the underdog as much as anybody, but this is starting to look like a rout.
Premium-Inhalt. CA and Acxiom announced a partnership to deliver enterprise-class on-demand Information Governance solutions. The new service is immediately available.
Premium-Inhalt. People can create an online store in "a matter of minutes" with a new gadget application that uses Google's Checkout electronic payment service and its Docs spreadsheet application, Google announced Friday.
Premium-Inhalt. Is your printer stealing from you? Yes--if it's making you replace ink or toner constantly, or if you need to buy pricey special paper to get the best output. Maybe it's stealing your time or sanity by being a lot slower than it said it'd be, or having cheapo components that break or are just plain hard to use. PC World reveals some sinners-and saints-based on our recent .
Premium-Inhalt. NewsGator's (NNW from here on out) was a sad event for me. Despite a number of intriguing new features, there are a few key changes in NNW that mean I'm now looking for a suitable replacement.
Premium-Inhalt. Pay for continues to dip slightly as the recession wears on, but second quarter research from Foote Partners shows certain high-tech know-how yielded .
Premium-Inhalt. today opened up the completion for its Green Flight Challenge which offers up to $1.5 million for an aircraft that can average at least 100 mph on a t while achieving greater than 200 passenger miles per gallon.
Premium-Inhalt. Alas, one more high-end video production tool quietly succumbed to neglect and the rampant industry "end of life syndrome" (EOL)--after long being ignored by its foster parent, Apple.
Premium-Inhalt. A stream of messages on the blog site reveals mixed feelings over the way the high-profile music piracy trial of Boston University student appears set to end.
Premium-Inhalt. Acquisitions, partnerships and earnings from some of the biggest names in technology roiled the markets this week, but the main message investors seem to be sending is one of growing confidence that the IT sector will make a decent comeback in the last part of the year.
Premium-Inhalt. In another big victory for the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) a federal jury has fined Boston University student Joel Tenenbaum $675,000 for illegally downloading and distributing 30 copyrighted songs.
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Premium-Inhalt. Mozilla's has just hit a new milestone, reaching its . The big event happened Thursday night, according to the company's .
Premium-Inhalt. In from , your mission is to keep the bed bugs from disturbing your sleepwalking character. Essentially, all you have to do is squash the little pests before they are able to reach their victim and rouse him from his slumber--resulting in the end of the game.
Premium-Inhalt. The U.S. Federal Communications Commission has written to Apple, AT&T and Google questioning the rejection of Google Voice and related applications from the iPhone App Store.
Premium-Inhalt. In the past few weeks a new market has emerged for ultra-cheap laptops priced under US$300 that boast some of the features found in more expensive, mainstream laptops.
Premium-Inhalt. news is . First the final tracklist was released and revealed to contain a whopping 85 songs. Now, screenshots online showcase how you will be able to import your Xbox 360 Avatars into Guitar Hero 5 and create an entire band of cute lookalikes. What's more, is you can take your Avatars on Xbox Live and mix it up with friends or musicians-for-hire.
Premium-Inhalt. Activision has revealed several screens and a full list of details for the multiplayer component to their anticipated shooter for , and . Check out the new .
Premium-Inhalt. Ebay has begun developing an alternative to the P2P technology used by Skype as a licensing dispute drags on and threatens to close the popular IP telephony service.
Premium-Inhalt. A proposal to introduce a bill seeking to formally ban the use of peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing applications on government and contractor networks is evoking a mixed response.
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Premium-Inhalt. Sales fell at all three divisions of Motorola in the second quarter, though the ailing communications company posted a profit based on special accounting items.
Premium-Inhalt. Hog Bay Software on Thursday released , an update to its $5 Macworld rated 4.5 out of 5 mice that adds improved web-syncing features.
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Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft executives put a rosy glow on the company’s prospects and performance at the company’s annual financial analysts meeting, despite a recent quarterly report that fell short of revenue expectations by US$1 billion.
Premium-Inhalt. The Firefox Web browser is fast approaching its billionth download and is likely to hit that milestone some time on Friday.
Premium-Inhalt. With , the Boston University student accused of music piracy, admitting to a federal jury Thursday that he illegally downloaded songs, the sole question remaining is just how big a fine he will face.
Premium-Inhalt. Adobe Systems has updated Acrobat and Reader to version 9.1.3. Both updates are available through the Adobe Updater application or for download through .
Premium-Inhalt. Adobe has issued a range of patches for its most popular software to head off that use poisoned PDF files to trigger a flaw in Flash.
Premium-Inhalt. Apple released the iPhone 3.0.1 software update, patching the SMS vulnerability revealed Thursday at the Black Hat security conference in Las Vegas. The release notes of the 3.0.1 update were short and to the point: "Fixes SMS vulnerability" for the iPhone 3G and 3GS.
Premium-Inhalt. It may just be that the Gen Y kids fueling the Web 2.0 and social craze know exactly what they are doing.
Premium-Inhalt. When I , it fared poorly in comparison to other Twitter app behemoths like ( Macworld rated 4 out of 5 mice )and ( Macworld rated 4.5 out of 5 mice ). Now that $5 app and its have reached a 2.0 milestone, I gave it a second chance.
Premium-Inhalt. East African countries are at a crossroads on the promotion of used computers in remote areas and the issue of deterring the dumping of electronic waste.
Premium-Inhalt. Well, we can all sleep a little easier now that Microsoft and Yahoo have finally announced details of the search deal they have worked on for months (and that has kept some of us on the edge, as tidbits of the story had an unsavory habit of breaking on weekends). All of the details, and then some, can be found by following the links in this week's top entry. Otherwise, with the Black Hat conference under way, there was a load of security news, with DefCon to follow this weekend (no rest for the weary).