Die Deutsche Telekom erwartet von der Zusammenlegung von Mobilfunk und Festnetz in Deutschland mittelfristig einen hohen Gewinnbeitrag. Insgesamt beliefen sich die Ergebniseffekte auf 600 Millionen Euro jährlich, hieß es am Donnerstag zur außerordentlichen Hauptversammlung in Hannover. …mehr
Premium-Inhalt. People who write code for a living have a love/hate relationship with Microsoft. Over the years the press has played up (and the hype), but today I thought I would turn to one Microsoft software project which is generating genuine interest and kudos from some developers.
Premium-Inhalt. Today, released the source code for Chrome OS and promised that devices will be shipping in about a year, in time for the 2010 holiday season. Chrome OS will run only on devices specifically manufactured for it and Google is dictating to manufacturers the hardware specifications. For instance, Chrome OS devices will be netbooks, will not include a hard drive, will have only solid state disks, will rely on specified WiFi chipsets/adapters for connectivity and must have full-sized keyboards, says Sundar Pichai, Google's vice president of product management.
Premium-Inhalt. Remember when Java was going to take over the world? The of writing an application once and then having it run on a multitude of different platforms was a compelling vision that would have a major impact on enterprise development and CS education.
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Premium-Inhalt. Intentional or not, the Organisation for Economic Development (OECD) appears to have subtly thrown its weight behind shadow communications minister, senator Nick Minchin's calls for the Federal Government to do a cost-benefit analysis of its National Broadband Network (NBN).
Premium-Inhalt. Google is ambitious, there's no question about that. It has both the privilege and necessity of being so and, given its position as a major player in multiple facets of the technology arena, it's got resources and opportunities that most other companies can't hope to match. So if you had to pick one company to enter the operating system market, a product category that's been largely bifurcated for the last two decades, Google's a pretty good bet.
Premium-Inhalt. For the California Energy Commission, the voluntary guidelines of the Federal Energy Star program aren't enough to curb energy guzzling by HDTVs. In a unanimous vote, the . The regulations will apply to televisions up to 58 inches in screen size.
Premium-Inhalt. It seems the mobile world is full of silly little battles these days. You've got the . There's that ever-popular . And then, of course, everyone's favorite : Is there a ? If there were one, ? Or could it become -- gasp -- the elusive ?
Premium-Inhalt. Watching made me realize: There is a lot in 's OS that can benefit --like giving it a completely new platform and one it needs. If Google is really true to its open source promises, Microsoft should join the fun.
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Premium-Inhalt. Capcom's upcoming flight-shooter Dark Void isn't even out yet (it's due January 12) but it's already attracted the attention of Hollywood elite. Capcom announced earlier today that they had reached an agreement with Brad Pitt's film production company, Plan B Entertainment. While his company's involvement with the game doesn't guarantee the superstar actor will appear in the movie--Plan B has produced non-Pitt movies like The Time Traveler's Wife and Running With Scissors--Capcom's announcement states that Dark Void will be "developed as a sci-fi action franchise and potential starring vehicle for Pitt."
Premium-Inhalt. With Google Inc. working on its upcoming browser-based Chrome operating system, the company is intensifying its grudge match with rival Microsoft Corp.
Premium-Inhalt. The to file flight plans in the U.S will likely prompt a closer look at a $2.4 billion telecommunications system that has grappled with numerous problems in the past.
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Premium-Inhalt. Bioware has already announced the next pack of downloadable content for Dragon Age: Origins will be available for purchase before the end of the year.
Premium-Inhalt. According to an L.A. Times published yesterday, Activision Blizzard has opened a new development studio devoted to the Call of Duty franchise. Though the mysterious new team has not announced any projects yet, an anonymous source within Activision suggests that future Call of Duty titles might include a large-scale persistent multiplayer world.
Premium-Inhalt. While we're still waiting for in the Wii's No More Heroes to arrive here in the US, Japanese video game magazine (via Kotaku) that the first game in the series will be ported to the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in Japan early next year, with the title No More Heroes: Heroes Paradise.
Premium-Inhalt. The Computerworld (US) story, "Gore says supercomputing can be killer app in climate change," posted to the wire Thursday, had an incorrect byline. The byline has been changed to the correct author, Patrick Thibodeau.
Premium-Inhalt. Thursday positioned itself to lead the market in cloud-based when the company announced it had partnered with to deliver its IT management software the Force.com .