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Premium-Inhalt. Despite the ongoing economic crisis, the market for Unified Communications (UC) is expected to grow significantly in the next five years, yet mobile operators are not keen on competing with UC-enabled mobile devices, reported Ovum, a global advisory and consulting firm.
Premium-Inhalt. Instant messaging (IM) is the second most popular and widely used collaboration and communication tool in business enterprises across Asia Pacific after email, said Springboard Research Monday.
Premium-Inhalt. Software budgets are expected to grow faster than overall IT budgets in 2010, said Gartner Tuesday.
Premium-Inhalt. After e-mail, instant messaging (IM) is the most popular collaboration and communication tool in business enterprises across Asia Pacific, according to a report by Springboard Research.
Premium-Inhalt. Amidst the flurry of this week, two inexpensive messaging phones landed on the Verizon Network Tuesday.
Premium-Inhalt. WASHINGTON -- The U.S. has upgraded the supercomputer used to develop weather forecast models, a system so critical to meteorologists that the government has bought a second, identical system as a backup.
Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft has released its security updates for the month of September, but a couple of unpatched flaws have some security experts wondering if the software company will be forced to release an emergency patch sometime in the month ahead.
Premium-Inhalt. We're less than 24 hours away from , an invitation-only press session in San Francisco Wednesday that's expected to focus solely on Apple's music-related products.
Premium-Inhalt. Wi-Fi chip vendor Atheros Networks plans to acquire Intellon, a maker of chips for home powerline networking equipment, for about US$244 million.
Premium-Inhalt. The controversial and popular FanCheck application for Facebook carries no viruses and is completely safe and legitimate, according to its creator.
Premium-Inhalt. Say hello to T-Orange. That is not the official name of ...at least not yet. The alliance seems to create a formidable entity in the battle for mobile provider supremacy in the United Kingdom. Unfortunately, T-Mobile in the United States is languishing in fourth place with little hope of reaching a similar deal.
Premium-Inhalt. Sprint has pulled a US$100 service credit for new Palm Pre buyers just hours after it made the offer.
Premium-Inhalt. Today's RSS-client market is dominated by and Google Reader, in no small part because both are good and free. But folks on the lookout for a different--better, some say--experience have been checking out , a self-hosted, Web-based reader with a flexible interface and a fresh approach to slicing through the Internet's thick jungle of news. Mac users now have another big reason to take a look: , a free desktop client for Fever.
Premium-Inhalt. A group of Linux proponents will purchase patents formerly held by Microsoft in an effort to defend distributors of the open-source OS against the ongoing threat of patent litigation from the software giant.
Premium-Inhalt. Finally, Final Fantasy XIII , which should be grand news to any of you wondering like me whether Square Enix was planning to actually release something or just loop shots of stunningly beautiful vagabonds doing power yoga poses 20 feet in the air.
Premium-Inhalt. Can a series of customized Web sites written in specific, actually influence how the world perceives our government’s policies? And by-the-way help fight the war on terror? Sounds like a stretch but that is indeed the goal of the project known as the Trans Regional Web Initiative.
Premium-Inhalt. Palm Inc. is set to debut a second WebOS smartphone, code-named Pixie, this week during Fashion Week in New York, according to a .
Premium-Inhalt. The Traveler 137 from is an excellent touchscreen smartphone with impressive connectivity features, including compatibility with the 3G data networks of both AT&T and T-Mobile. If you're not a Windows Mobile veteran, however, you may find its menu structure daunting, and slow to use. Fortunately, the Traveler 137 supports the , so the menu situation may change when the update launches this fall. For now, the Pharos Traveler 137 performs better as a business companion than as an entertainment device or social networking gadget.
Premium-Inhalt. Online video sites such as YouTube have one primary drawback: You can't speed up or slow down the videos, as you normally can with a DVD player. That means that if there are ads in the videos, you have to sit through them. And if you need to slow down the video--say for transcribing the audio--you're out of luck. That's where ($30, 7-day free trial) comes in. It lets you speed up video by up to five times, and slow down playback all the way down to 30 percent of the original speed. That way, you can zip through ads, and slow down people's speech to hear it more clearly.
Premium-Inhalt. Get ready to get your Monopoly on, global style: Hasbro is preparing to unveil a live version of its Monopoly game with serving as the game board. The game, entitled , is set to launch this Wednesday -- yep, the same day as that .
Premium-Inhalt. Our Features Editor Patrick Shaw has just posted an , who were the first people to post pictures of a disassembled PlayStation 3 Slim. Patrick asked them about many facets of the repair process, as well as the internal components of the PS3 Slim. When asked to compare the repair process between the PS3 Slim and older models of the system, 's Ben Levy had this to say:
Premium-Inhalt. Square-Enix held a press conference in Japan yesterday night (which was actually Tuesday--WTF?) where the company debuted a new trailer for its highly-anticipated upcoming RPG, . While that still isn't available to the public, some juicy details have made their way out.
Premium-Inhalt. We'd been hearing for days that was planning to cut the price of the smartphone, which it sells exclusively (at least for now) in the U.S. put the new price around $150 -- some $50 clams off the current $199, with a 2-year service contract.
Premium-Inhalt. Hitachi Data Systems announced the availability of its Network Attached Storage (NAS) platform, with two new solutions for midrange storage. Hitachi NAS 3080 and 3090 offer Intelligent File Tiering capability in midrange and include benefits to increase productivity and simplify storage, the company claimed.
Premium-Inhalt. The Gnu General Public Licence (GPL) has been around in one form or another since the Gnu manifesto published by Richard Stallman in 1985.