Nachdem Ägypten bereits vor einigen Tagen den Zugang zu Facebook und Co. gesperrt hat, scheint die Regierung noch drastischere Maßnahmen ergriffen zu haben - scheinbar wurde das komplette Land vom Internet getrennt, auch SMS und BlackBerry-Nachrichten kommen nicht mehr an. …mehr
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Premium-Inhalt. To sever its link with the outside digital world, Egypt "raised the drawbridge" in mere minutes by forcing the country's providers to make simple changes to their routers, experts said on Friday.
Premium-Inhalt. I'll take the hit. I was loath to review yet another media player/organizer app. Both Windows and the Mac come with pretty darn good ones in and , with the latter available on Windows as well. (free beta) had me singing another tune. I was expecting stylish, hip, and limited, and what I got was, well... hip, highly original, and with a promise of greatness. It's a photo/audio/video organizer and player multi-device sharing app, as well as part social app. Sadly, bugs spoiled much of the effect and hindered my testing, but it is a beta. I like the approach even if the program didn't prove immediately useful.
Premium-Inhalt. In an historic move, . In Cairo, the Web has gone as silent as a Sphinx. Protestors who've been using Twitter, Facebook, and email to organize street demonstrations against the 30-year regime of Hosni Mubarak are now up the Nile without a cable modem.
Premium-Inhalt. Yes, exists, in case you weren't aware, and Google is trumpeting the special occasion with comforting words on its . You may find it odd that Google is banging the privacy drum -- after all, the search giant is a personal-information-collecting brute, a company routinely excoriated by consumer advocates and government officials for its lackadaisical attitude toward personal privacy.
Premium-Inhalt. The kindly representative from running the booth found herself repeating one sentence again and again on the Macworld 2011 conference floor: "No, it's not VNC or RDP."
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Premium-Inhalt. Asus's good-looking N53 series laptops have proven to be some of the faster all-purpose notebooks on the market. The latest N53SV model is as well, only more so thanks to its new state of the art CPU. Our test configuration, which sells for $1,219 , sports the high-end 2.0 GHz Core i7-2630M that pushed the unit to an excellent 126 score. However, you can save some money at the expense of performance by ordering it with an i5-2410M or i3-2310M.
Premium-Inhalt. When Google sneezes, the Internet catches a cold. Or so it seems with Searchzilla's latest tinkering with its super secret algorithm to The company it would be launching a and this week it made good on its promise. There's a question, though, whether or not innocent webmasters might be collateral damage in Google's quest to quell spam.
Premium-Inhalt. is showing off its updated line of medical record-keeping software at this week's , touting its new certification that lets doctors and hospitals receive federal subsidies to adopt electronic record-keeping.
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Premium-Inhalt. Tablets and netbooks based on Intel's Meego OS are expected to start shipping in the second quarter this year, a source familiar with Intel's plans said on Friday.
Premium-Inhalt. Financial results from Microsoft, SAP, EMC, AT&T, Verizon and other tech vendors this week reinforced optimism that 2011 is shaping up to be a strong year for IT, especially in the enterprise sector.
Premium-Inhalt. Reading the news of Egypt's Internet crackdown, CIOs around the world may be wondering how their companies would fare if such a situation happened in their home countries.
Premium-Inhalt. Showing products online is typically a flat, 2D affair. The ability to create interactive 3D and 360-degree photographs of objects isn't new, but properly lighting, capturing, and combining the numerous images needed for an interactive animation is a daunting and expensive task.
Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft today warned Windows users of a new unpatched vulnerability that attackers could exploit to steal information and dupe people into installing malware.
Premium-Inhalt. The last month of Starcraft II has been full of ups and downs--literally, in the case of the GSL Up and Down matches--and it's wrapping up tonight in a climactic Terran vs. Terran matchup for the Code S tournament finals.
Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft released , titled "Vulnerability in MHTML Could Allow Information Disclosure" today. The advisory in the MHTML protocol handler which opens all versions of Windows to potential cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks.
Premium-Inhalt. Before Macworld 2011 began, our editors got together to look over the list of exhibitors. One of the vendor blurbs boasted that the company made software for creating and managing e-mail newsletter campaigns. In other words, we all thought, the company enables spam.
Premium-Inhalt. U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton called on the Egyptian government to restore communications in the country after reports that officials there had ordered Internet service providers to shut down outside traffic in response to ongoing protests.
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