Die in Köln ansässige Firma Smartbook AG hat jetzt am Landgericht eine einstweilige Verfügung gegen Qualcomm erstritten. Der US-amerikanische Chiphersteller darf in Deutschland den Begriff Smartbook nicht länger im Zusammenhang mit tragbaren Computern verwenden. Für jede Zuwiderhandlung droht ein Ordnungsgeld von bis zu 250.000 Euro oder ersatzweise Ordnungshaft. …mehr
Nokia bringt das Nokia 5530 XpressMusic in den Handel. Das Musik-Handy wird für 259 Euro erhältlich sein. Ebenfalls ab September wird das Nokia 5530 XpressMusic zusammen mit der Musik-Flatrate Comes with Music angeboten. Im Preis von 389 Euro für diese Variante sind unbegrenzt viele Musik-Downloads aus dem Nokia Music Store enthalten. …mehr
Premium-Inhalt. Google's Gmail e-mail service was down for most of its users worldwide for almost two hours, affecting not only individuals who use it for personal matters but also organizations and their employees who depend on it as their business e-mail system.
Premium-Inhalt. EMC on Tuesday said it will buy Kazeon Systems, a company that develops products for collecting and analyzing electronic information for legal discovery.
Premium-Inhalt. eBay's purchase of Skype in 2005 was perceived as one of the . eBay never figured out how to integrate Skype with its core business and has failed to find a way to monetize the potential of the Internet VoIP (voice over IP) service. The deal announced today, in which eBay has sold Skype for $1.9 billion while retaining a 35 percent stake in the company, is a win for both eBay and Skype.
Premium-Inhalt. The future looked bright in September 2005 when announced it was for $2.6 billion. But after four years of unfulfilled expectations, the marriage between the online auction giant and the upstart VoIP provider came to an end Tuesday when to a group of private investors for $1.9 billion.
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Premium-Inhalt. At this year's GameStop Managers conference, Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aime revealed the details of the company's follow up to one of the biggest-selling titles on store shelves, .
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Premium-Inhalt. Cisco and EMC are said to be forming a joint venture company to develop an integrated data center platform for computing, networking and storage.
Premium-Inhalt. In what's being called a landmark decision, a federal jury in California has found two Web hosting companies and their owner liable for contributing to trademark and copyright infringement for hosting sites selling counterfeit Louis Vuitton goods.
Premium-Inhalt. VMware announced a new program on Tuesday through which service providers will offer pay-as-you-go computing services similar to those from Amazon Web Services.
Premium-Inhalt. Tracking Monarch butterflies on their route from Toronto to the Mexican border might be just what a 12-year-old girl needs to spark daydreams about growing up to design her own micro RFID chip.
Premium-Inhalt. Three months after adding live video to its iPhone app, Major League Baseball has made another change that's sure to please fans eager to follow the pennant races. now gives users the option of watching games live--albeit at a cost.
Premium-Inhalt. On Tuesday, announced a slew of updated products to its line of music software.
Premium-Inhalt. People. It's 2009. E-mail is not a new phenomenon. As a planet, we've been at it for a couple decades now. And yet some otherwise-very-intelligent-I'm-sure folks still haven't mastered the basics. Like writing an effective subject line.
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Premium-Inhalt. As many as 700,000 CRT monitors could be recycled every year if a new e-waste processing plant in Sydney gets the go-head for an expansion into televisions and computer monitors.
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Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft has announced that the next incarnation of , will hit the streets on October 6. Obviously, Microsoft would like it to be a huge success and reclaim some of the lost smart phone market share, but the real prize lies in Microsoft embracing other mobile operating system platforms.
Premium-Inhalt. If having an affect on 250 million users around the world weren't enough, upcoming changes to Facebook Inc.'s privacy policies and practices are likely to spawn a chain reaction among all the other major social media sites, impact business marketing practices and address everyone who doesn't have a Facebook account.,"
Premium-Inhalt. Spam costs organizations $712 per employee/per year, according to . However, these staggering numbers don't even take into consideration one of spam's latest victims: enterprise mobile users. Spam targeted at smart phones is on the rise and becoming a growing security and productivity concern.
Premium-Inhalt. Unified communications is a buzzword that's front-and-center for many organizations this year. Some are already deploying various UC technologies (UC is one of the top three "recession-proof" technologies in Nemertes' 2009 benchmark). And many are building out long-term UC strategies.
Premium-Inhalt. Lexmark International on Tuesday announced the release of a total of eight new all-in-one inkjet devices for small businesses and home offices, priced from $99 to $399. All of the new printers should be available now at participating retailers.
Premium-Inhalt. The Android Market probably produces less than US$5 million a month, despite a recent report that issued that estimate, one successful application developer says.