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Premium-Inhalt. Google is working on an update to its Android "Honeycomb" mobile platform that would help applications resize to the tablet screens becoming more prominent lately.
Premium-Inhalt. With the new iRiver Story HD e-reader, Google's digital bookstore is finally getting the E-Ink treatment.
Premium-Inhalt. The catalog of registered Twitter applications recently reached the 1 million mark, an increase of about 850,000 applications in the past year, the company said Monday.
Premium-Inhalt. A U.S. nonprofit consortium is hoping the prospect of a US$20,000 cash prize will help spur the creation of open-source software tools companies can use to work with the XBRL (Extensible Business Reporting Language) standard for financial reporting.
Premium-Inhalt. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Monday draft rules for how states should establish affordable (HIEs), which will create marketplaces where individuals and businesses can compare private insurance plans.
Premium-Inhalt. Security researchers have found more malicious Android apps on Google's official download site and being spread through Chinese app stores.
Premium-Inhalt. F5 Networks today announced the release of two new file appliances, an entry-level offering and a midrange product that features 10-Gigabit Ethernet connectivity.
Premium-Inhalt. Network semiconductor maker PMC-Sierra today announced its first 6Gbit/sec RAID controller for both serial ATA (SATA) and serial SCSI (SAS) systems.
Premium-Inhalt. E-readers go high definition, Apple loses in court, new iPhone ads appear, and not even Android users want to buy Android tablets. The remainders for Monday, July 11, 2011 almost feel bad for Android tablet makers. Almost.
Premium-Inhalt. Every major platform now has a cloud solution to call its own, and is no exception. UbuntuOne has evolved into a worthy alternative to , and it comes as part of the default installation with Ubuntu. Now Android users can download UbuntuOne Files to bridge the gap between their phone and their Ubuntu PC.
Premium-Inhalt. The Anonymous hacking group said Monday it had broken into military contractor Booz Allen Hamilton's network and posted 90,000 military e-mail addresses and passwords online.
Premium-Inhalt. has an excellent post that includes 25 of the most amazing cakes made to resemble iconic video games. These gravity-defying desserts pay homage to the awesomeness that is video games, while also serving as inspiration for your next birthday party. We included our favorites below, keeping in mind that the best looking cakes must have been the hardest to nom.
Premium-Inhalt. iDVD and iWeb may not be as well-loved by Apple as the company's other iLife components, but they haven't been totally abandoned yet: On the heels of Monday's updates to , Apple also released patches for both iDVD and iWeb.
Premium-Inhalt. When you're playing on your Xbox 360 on multiplayer, there will be a few times in a session you might want to change to a different game. Once you're comfortable in your gaming spot, it can seem like quite an effort to get up and switch the discs--sadly even the Microsoft Kinect isn't that clever yet. Fortunately, serial modder 's latest hack will satisfy your lazy streak: the .
Premium-Inhalt. As part of an update to its Metastorm BPM (business process management) software, content management software provider OpenText has added a personnel directory to its Metastorm Smart Business Workspace product.
Premium-Inhalt. Industries that rely on fair use exceptions to U.S. copyright law have weathered the slow economy better than other businesses, according to a new study released by a tech trade group.
Premium-Inhalt. What do you do if you're a newspaper facing declining subscription revenue as people increasingly turn to digital methods of consumption? If you're two Philly newspapers, you follow that old adage: "If you can't beat 'em, join 'em."
Premium-Inhalt. The , a BlackBerry-like smartphone with a dedicated Facebook share button, will be available in AT&T stores for $50 on July 17, announced Monday.
Premium-Inhalt. Hewlett-Packard appointed a new executive on Monday to lead the development of its webOS software, with former Palm CEO Jon Rubinstein taking on a broader role in the HP group that makes PCs, tablets and handhelds.
Premium-Inhalt. Global grocery retailer Tesco has been testing a new virtual way to shop, making use of the increasingly popular . Their experiment allowed South Korean customers to shop at Tesco's Home Plus supermarket, without the need for them to actually enter any store at all.
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Premium-Inhalt. The Dell Optiplex line of desktops is geared towards business that have need of capable number crunchers, backed up by Dell's robust support network. While they're available in all shapes and sizes, we took a look at a smaller model that nonetheless manages to deliver strong performance for the category. The Dell Optiplex 990 SFF starts at $850 -- the model we reviewed was fully equipped, offered at $1920 (as of 7/11/2011).
Premium-Inhalt. Are you worried about all the ruckus over the Jailbreakme.com 3.0 vulnerability for your iPhone and iPad? While you're waiting for Apple to come out with a fix, there are a few safety precautions you can take.
Premium-Inhalt. Reader Thomas owns a fairly small, compact laptop, yet "the little bugger has gotten incredibly noisy in the last few weeks. It's the cooling fan, which seems to run all the time and at maximum speed." He wants to know what he can do to get his laptop back to its previously quiet self.
Premium-Inhalt. Broadcom's first processor for FCoE (Fibre Channel over Ethernet) is now coming on the market in network adapters qualified by EMC, backed by claims it is 80 percent faster than any other FCoE component.
Premium-Inhalt. No matter where you're going on vacation this summer, you're no doubt planning to bring a camera. Perhaps you have your sights set on taking some , or maybe you want to . You may want to try your hand at some in a foreign city. Vacation is a good time to try all sorts of photos. But no matter whether you pack a convenient point-and-shoot camera or a bulky-but-trusty digital SLR, here are five important things you'll want to bring along on your trip.