Die lupenreine Männerherrschaft bei der Deutschen Telekom wird beendet.In wenigen Monaten ziehen erstmals zwei Frauen in den achtköpfigen Vorstand des Bonner Telefonriesen ein. Der Aufsichtsrat berief am Montag die ehemalige baden-württembergische Bildungsministerin Marion Schick zur künftigen Personalchefin und die Unternehmensberaterin Claudia Nemat zur Europachefin des DAX-Unternehmens. Bislang gibt es kaum Frauen in den Führungsetagen der größten deutschen Unternehmen, bei der Telekom soll bis 2015 eine Frauenquote von 30 Prozent für die oberen und mittleren Führungspositionen erreicht werden. …mehr
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Mit jeder Version des Internet Explorers stellt Microsoft auch eine kostenlose Verwaltungssoftware des Browsers zur Verfügung. Damit können Sie ein angepasstes Installationspaket anfertigen, inklusiver lokaler Favoriten, oder auch ein Backup für die nächste Neuinstallation. …mehr
Premium-Inhalt. Lodsys, the patent-holding company over alleged patent infringement, has now brought suit against a variety of other companies, including the New York Times Company. As reported by , Lodsys on Tuesday filed a new patent-infringement lawsuit against DriveTime Automotive Group, ESET, ForeSee Results, LivePerson, OpinionLab, and the Times. Each of those six companies has against Lodsys in various other jurisdictions.
Premium-Inhalt. It's summer across the U.S., and that means that hurricanes, tornadoes, floods, wildfires, powerful thunderstorms and other natural disasters can take out your company's IT systems in a flash.
Premium-Inhalt. Surveys of senior IT managers consistently show that cloud computing and software as a service (SaaS) are being tested or used for non-critical applications at fewer than half of U.S. corporations.
Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft might release an early build of Windows 8 to the technical community next week, but don't count on it.
Premium-Inhalt. As the U.S. Army ponders how to give every soldier a -- and be able to support global communications not only with commercial cellular networks like Sprint, Verizon or AT&T -- it is also exploring how it can quickly set up its own network almost anywhere in the world.
Premium-Inhalt. It's getting harder for VMware to argue that it's the only game in town for big-time projects.
Premium-Inhalt. The TouchPad may not have yet captured the hearts and minds of users everywhere, but Apple may be expecting big demand for the next iPhone. Elsewhere, Google bids adieu to a couple of venerable brands. But don't worry, the remainders for Tuesday, July 5, 2011 aren't bound for the dust heap quite yet.
Premium-Inhalt. Last week, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said that his company will be on Wednesday. Little additional information is available about what it could be, although we can take some educated guesses based on Facebook's priorities and plans.
Premium-Inhalt. For multimedia buffs, the XPS 15 (model L502X) is a generally solid addition to Dell's line of with a little added oomph in performance. Even the basic, most inexpensive model--our review unit costs $799--has discrete Nvidia GeForce 525M graphics with 1GB of memory, a 15.6-inch widescreen LED-backlit display, and JBL-designed speakers, all of which make watching videos and listening to music quite delightful; it also produced better-than-average scores on our gaming tests, compared with other laptops at this cost level.
Premium-Inhalt. Oki Printing Solutions' MC561 is well equipped for a busy workgroup, with full print/copy/scan/fax features, outstanding speed, and superior text quality. Graphics quality fell short of my expectations, however, and Oki still has a lot to learn about ease of use. Among MFPs at roughly the same price as the MC561 ($750 as of June 29, 2011), the slightly less expensive is a bit slower but offers comparable or better features--and better graphics quality.
Premium-Inhalt. A commanding 38% share of all smartphone users in the U.S. used Android-based devices in the three months ending in May, ComScore reported on Tuesday.
Premium-Inhalt. If you're a big chocoholic, you might have dreamed of swimming in a sea of chocolate, or at least having a never ending supply. While neither of those are likely to happen, the University of Exeter in the UK has created something just as cool: a 3D printer that .
Premium-Inhalt. There's a heart-stopping moment while the iPhone is in the air before smacking down on the pavement as you mentally calculate how much this mishap might cost you. Fortunately, you may soon be able to avoid that sinking feeling altogether: As first , beginning on July 17, AT&T will be extending to cover all models of the iPhone as well.
Premium-Inhalt. After working hard for the past two years, the non-profit group Black Monkeys is finally . The release trailer for v1.0 of this Call of Duty: Modern Warfare mod shows off several familiar locations, including:
Premium-Inhalt. The last time I ran a , readers just ate it up. So this week I've got another one, with a cool USB accessory that lets you move cords and devices out of the way and instructions on how to get an HDMI second monitor to display full screen (if your laptop has an ATI graphics card, that is).
Premium-Inhalt. Launching years after Facebook and Twitter, it's easy to look at Google as simply playing catch up in the social networking game with the release of its Google+ "field test." But look back in time and it's clear that Google has been playing in the social world for years, but never quite put all the pieces together in one place. Here's a chronological look at the long path Google has taken to form what could be the next big social network, if the company can pull off the mega-coup of convincing most of the half a billion Facebook users it has a better service.
Premium-Inhalt. Texas Instruments on Tuesday said its OMAP chip had been certified to unlock full 1080p movies from Netflix for smartphones and tablets based on Google's Android 2.3 operating system.
Premium-Inhalt. The names of two popular services, and , will soon go away, although the services themselves will remain key components of Google's product family.
Premium-Inhalt. Google has asked a California court to throw out the testimony of an expert witness who said Google should pay Oracle as much as US$6 billion for allegedly infringing on Java patents and copyright.
Premium-Inhalt. If HP wants to succeed in , it needs more developers, and not necessarily a sales pitch from celebrity Russell Brand.
Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft Tuesday said the coordinated take-down of the Rustock botnet and follow-up efforts had purged the malware from over half of the PCs once controlled by Russian hackers.
Premium-Inhalt. In another milestone, the will hold its first Town Hall on Wednesday.
Premium-Inhalt. Google has temporarily suspended its Realtime Search service, and neither Google nor Twitter will say if they're working toward re-establishing an agreement that will have Twitter onboard when the service comes back online.
Premium-Inhalt. So many pictures, so little time to tag all those -generated memories. A pair of Microsoft interns have come up with a remedy.
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Premium-Inhalt. Deloitte Consulting is fighting an attempt by Marin County, California, to bring allegations over a failed ERP (enterprise resource planning) software project before a jury, calling it a tactical ploy to gain publicity and avoid a skeptical judge.
Premium-Inhalt. When Boston mobster James "Whitey" Bulger recently was captured in California after 16 years on the lam, investigators found him to be living comfortably, at least in the financial sense, with $800,000 in cash stashed in his rent-controlled Santa Monica apartment.