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Premium-Inhalt. hates when customers buy products that weren't built in Redmond, but Steve Ballmer and crew aren't going to miss a moneymaking opportunity, even if that means managing , and, yes, even computers.
Premium-Inhalt. Google has expanded its Gmail-to-SMS offering in Africa, extending to Uganda the PC-chat to mobile-text service that it already rolled out in Kenya, Ghana and Senegal.
Premium-Inhalt. Some iPad 2 users who expected a flawless product are instead finding a handful of problems with their shiny new tablets. The latest is a freezing issue with Facetime that can only be fixed by rebooting the iPad 2.
Premium-Inhalt. LinkedIn hit a major milestone this week when its membership rolls passed the hundred million mark.
Premium-Inhalt. Iran may have been involved in an attack that resulted in hackers' acquiring bogus digital certificates for some of the Web's biggest sites, including Google and Gmail, Microsoft, Skype and Yahoo, a certificate issuing firm said today.
Premium-Inhalt. Polycom said it bought video management firm Accordent Technologies for $50 million in cash, giving the videoconferencing vendor a leg up for future integration with .
Premium-Inhalt. Unisys is packaging together existing and a few new consulting and management services in order to help enterprises better manage various cloud implementations.
Premium-Inhalt. In the wake of Internet blackouts in and , Google has announced it is awarding at least $1 million to working on tools that will immediately reveal when governments are trying to shut down or censor use of the Internet.
Premium-Inhalt. While weak signals and overloaded cells usually take the blame for slow mobile data, the way packets are handled on a carrier's network can also affect performance, and vendors of network management tools are finding new ways to reduce bottlenecks.
Premium-Inhalt. The Hong Kong government has announced a commitment to cloud computing to re-provision its central IT infrastructure and services over the next five years.
Premium-Inhalt. If the LG Thrill looks familiar, it is because we saw it at as the . The AT&T version is pretty much identical, though there are a few tweaks to the UI. Slim and sophisticated, the Thrill is just as attractive as LG's other dual core phones, like the T-Mobile G2X and the Optimus Black. It has a bright, crisp 4.3-inch display, which of course, supports 3D images and video.
Premium-Inhalt. Steve Jobs denied the demise of the iPod classic as recently as last fall, Apple may be thinking about bringing AirPlay to a big screen near you, and an iPhone 4 succeeds where Humpty Dumpty failed. Once upon a time, there were the remainders for Wednesday, March 23, 2011...
Premium-Inhalt. High-tech companies in Japan are slowly starting to get some of their manufacturing plants up and running after a hammered the country nearly two weeks ago.
Premium-Inhalt. Nine valid but -- including Google mail, Microsoft Live, and Yahoo -- raising the possibility of undetectable phishing, man-in-the-middle and drive-by download attacks, multiple advisories stated on Wednesday.
Premium-Inhalt. Yahoo has started beta testing a search feature that displays answers to queries and links to websites on the fly as people type their queries.
Premium-Inhalt. It is by now a truism that most IT organizations are planning an IT infrastructure strategy that includes cloud computing and that an internal cloud (aka private cloud) is a fundamental part of that strategy.
Premium-Inhalt. Amazon.com took a significant step into the word of mobile applications this week with the launch of its , now available for free to select users of Google Android devices.
Premium-Inhalt. Oracle and IBM officials took the stage together Wednesday to champion Java and stress that their own interests mandate continued vitality of the platform.
Premium-Inhalt. Due to a reporting error, the story "MySQL gets live schema updating with Tokutek engine," posted Wednesday, included an incorrect performance metric in the twelfth paragraph. The first sentence of the paragraph should be deleted. The change has been made on the wire and the updated paragraph follows:
Premium-Inhalt. Following the news that the damaged Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Japan might be emitting dangerous levels of radiation, workers and officials have only been permitted to get so close to the reactors. Although --which has likely suffered partial meltdowns due to that literally shook Japan--will be checked for radiation levels close up not by humans, but by a robot.
Premium-Inhalt. Research in Motion said Wednesday that it would comply with a request made by four U.S. senators, and will pull BlackBerry apps that alert drivers of police drunk-driving checkpoints.
Premium-Inhalt. Our April 2011 issue features a cover story on 100 things every Mac user should know. That article is the focus of this week's podcast, as several contributors to the cover story talk about the tricks and shortcuts that separate veteran Mac users from beginners.
Premium-Inhalt. And he's off! It looks like PS3 hacker George Hotz, aka Geohot, isn't taking any chances with Sony's legal juggernaut. He may--and we stress may--have fled to South America. He may also have lied about not having a PlayStation Network account.
Premium-Inhalt. Are you up to speed on your Internet memes? Do you love cats? If you answered yes to both those questions then this little do-it-yourself project may be perfect for you.
Premium-Inhalt. Yahoo today unveiled , a new feature similar to that shows search results as you type. The benefit to you: Less typing, fewer clicks, and (hopefully) faster results.
Premium-Inhalt. Makers of applications that locate drunk-driving checkpoints are misunderstood, defenders said Wednesday, a day after four U.S. senators called for smartphone makers to pull applications from their services.
Premium-Inhalt. Vince Fioramonti had an epiphany back in 2001. He realized that valuable investment information was becoming increasingly available on the Web, and that a growing number of vendors were offering software to capture and interpret that information in terms of its importance and relevance.
Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft may have seen fit to the 2.35 million downloads its new browser received in its first 24 hours, but Mozilla's has since essentially blown such figures out of the water.
Premium-Inhalt. Metrico tested six "4G" phones from T-Mobile and Sprint and found that in a mobile scenario Sprint's HTC EVO Shift had the best data download speed of all the devices, delivering nearly 6 Mbps.