Premium-Inhalt. Electronic Arts on Tuesday said it has agreed to acquire casual gaming company PopCap Games to expand its portfolio of games for websites and mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets.
Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft is expected on Tuesday to update its strategy for cloud-based ERP (enterprise resource planning) and CRM (customer relationship management) software during the annual Worldwide Partner Conference in Los Angeles.
Premium-Inhalt. Apple has enough courtroom action going on right now to fill up half-a-dozen prime-time legal dramas. Fortunately, you don't need to worry about keeping your HTC and Samsung patent disputes straight--we do it for you in another edition of Under the Gavel.
Premium-Inhalt. The U.S. Federal Communications Commission has proposed new rules designed to make it more difficult for telephone carriers and other companies to insert mystery fees onto customers' phone bills.
Premium-Inhalt. Research in Motion says its 2-year-old BlackBerry App World has crossed the 1 billion app download mark and that a beta version of the app store upgrade is on the way.
Premium-Inhalt. Want more evidence that Netflix is ? Look no further than Tuesday's announcement that it would separate streaming media and DVD plans. This change results in a 60 percent rate increase for many.
Premium-Inhalt. Patch Tuesday has arrived. As expected, Microsoft released a relatively , but that is no reason for IT admins to let their guard down--especially when one of the patches is a and Windows Vista.
Premium-Inhalt. Since more and more every day, you must pay strict attention to what is happening on your phone or tablet. Smartphones are essentially computers--and all computers are vulnerable to viruses, phishing, and other attacks from malicious software.
Premium-Inhalt. Just two weeks old, Google's social network is generating a tidal wave of curiosity and excitement. And that level of interest may have social networking giants like Facebook and Twitter getting a little anxious.
Premium-Inhalt. More people are bringing their own tablets and smartphones to work but IT departments have been slow to support them and may not even be aware of the trend, according to a report funded by Unisys and conducted by IDC.
Premium-Inhalt. Google has apologised for causing its Google+ users to be spammed over the weekend, saying the fault was caused by a lack of disk space.
Premium-Inhalt. In 1998, the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in State Street Bank & Trust v. Signature Financial Group that financial services software that contains algorithms is patentable, according to . Since then, over 130 patents for tax strategies have been granted and over 150 patent applications for tax planning methods are pending, . The patents cover a range of activities, including real estate transactions, charitable giving, retirement planning, and the granting of stock options.
Premium-Inhalt. The movement toward XBRL financial reporting for public companies, which started on a voluntary basis in 2005, is winding down now. The last group of filers will begin submitting XBRL financial statements to the Securities and Exchange Commission for periods ending on or after June 15, 2011.
Premium-Inhalt. Tablets will see tablets a five-year CAGR of 54 percent in Asia Pacific, multiplying nearly ten times to 21 million units from 2 million units shipped in 2010, said recently.
Premium-Inhalt. Singapore has the highest level of Internet penetration in Southeast Asia, according to a report released today by global insights and measurement company, Nielsen.
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Premium-Inhalt. Business travelers are called "road warriors" for good reason. Even if they're flying to far-off destinations, chances are that many end up behind the wheel after leaving the airport. And no doubt, more and more business travelers are relying on their mobile handsets.
Premium-Inhalt. Lawyers for Oracle and SAP are due in court Wednesday to argue post-trial motions in their TomorrowNow lawsuit, with SAP seeking a new trial and a reduction of the US$1.3 billion jury award it was ordered to pay.
Premium-Inhalt. Pandora is sporting a new look, Apple is getting developers geared up for Lion, and more rumors about keyboards than you ever cared to hear: The remainders for Tuesday, July 12, 2011 have got your bases covered.
Premium-Inhalt. As I write this week's post, I'm preparing to travel to Nebraska to teach two continuing education classes for a national CPE provider. They emphasize the balance between cost control and revenue growth -- the key issue facing many finance departments.
Premium-Inhalt. Last month President Obama issued " In it, the President promised to cut waste and streamline government operations. Among the steps identified to achieve these goals: deploying fraud detection tools, leveraging the government's purchasing power, reducing high-risk contracting practices, and identifying alternatives to the use of consultants.
Premium-Inhalt. A US company specialising in inventory and tracking solutions will find its latest technology solutions in thousands of uniforms of hotel workers in Asia's casino capital, Macau.
Premium-Inhalt. Many organisations do not operate their Project/Programme Management Office (PMO) as effectively as they could, according to an ESI study, 'The Global State of the PMO: Its Value, Effectiveness and Role as the Hub of Training'.
Premium-Inhalt. Three quarters of companies are either currently using or plan to use public cloud storage offerings. What's more, all organizations with more than 500 employees are using or planning use of public cloud storage, mostly for e-mail, data protection and front-office applications like CRM, especially SaaS-based CRM solutions such as Salesforce.com.
Premium-Inhalt. An application that allows Firefox and Chrome users to view Facebook stream data within Google+ is popular, but may put users at a security risk due to issues with the coding.
Premium-Inhalt. IT and security managers are slowly embracing the growing number of , such as iPhones and , that are being used by workers within their organizations, but many enterprises are still overwhelmed by the need to mitigate risk and support the devices. That is the finding of new research released Tuesday by Unisys Corporation. The study was conducted for Unisys by International Data Corp.
Premium-Inhalt. Following the developer release of Apple's iOS 5 Beta 3 (see the further by GeekTech's Mike Keller), it at all for a tethered jailbreak to become available for the hacking masses (provided you have an iOS developer account with Apple, anyway).
Premium-Inhalt. EA continues to expand its presence in the casual arena, adding casual gaming powerhouse PopCap to a portfolio that already includes Playfish.
Premium-Inhalt. Google is launching on Tuesday a redesigned Android Market client for phones that is intended to better showcase top applications and features an improved UI and faster downloading of products.
Premium-Inhalt. A new software bundle from publisher delivers 16 system utilities to your Mac. Developed in partnership with , the MacKeeper bundle aims to tackle everything from security to file management.
Premium-Inhalt. Booz Allen Hamilton on Tuesday confirmed that its network was hacked but suggested the break-in was more limited than attackers have described.
Premium-Inhalt. Verizon Wireless Tuesday showed off dozens of early-stage LTE wireless products at its new in Watham, Mass.
Premium-Inhalt. TiVo first launched its iPad app , but on Tuesday the DVR company unveiled a slew of improvements to the app. In addition to new support for older TiVos, the app now runs on iPhones as well.
Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft today patched 22 vulnerabilities in Windows and Office, including a bug in the Bluetooth technology within Vista and Windows 7 that could be used to hijack a nearby PC.
Premium-Inhalt. Eighteen IT workers in California have filed a lawsuit against their former employer claiming they were replaced by from India and then laid off in violation of the state's anti-discrimination laws.
Premium-Inhalt. Setting the stage for cloud deployments, VMware will update many of its core products and bundle them into an integrated release, called the Cloud Infrastructure Suite, the company announced Tuesday.