Premium-Inhalt. as a service that can be controlled from an could pop out of academia as soon as this fall in the form of a commercial service.
Premium-Inhalt. QR codes have been used by shop owners to offer passersby information, in printed advertisements to offer users coupons and on restaurant menus to show photos of meals. Now, a group of activist organizations are using QR codes to warn shoppers about alleged child labor practices at Hershey.
Premium-Inhalt. Israeli startup Onavo aims to save mobile subscribers money on their data plans by shrinking the data they download.
Premium-Inhalt. All indicators point to Amazon readying a tablet for this year. And according to a report by the Wall Street Journal today, the online retail giant will introduce its first color offering "before October," according to unnamed sources.
Premium-Inhalt. One iPhone owner gets a payout from Apple over location tracking, Cupertino tweaks international app prices, and just how many Gs does your phone have? The remainders for Thursday, July 14, 2011 are in it for the money.
Premium-Inhalt. One of the nicest looking 13.3in business laptops on the Australian market
Premium-Inhalt. Between 2005 and 2010, Gartner estimated IT managers and executive decision makers have gone from dealing with an average of 3.7 vendors to 10. The onset of Cloud computing as well as the revival of service outsourcing in wake of the economic downturn have only exacerbated this as companies increasingly look to multi-source their services to obtain the functionality they need at a cost they can afford.
Premium-Inhalt. Research firm IDC has tallied up PC sales for the second quarter of 2011, and the news is not good for Windows.
Premium-Inhalt. SAP has joined the OpenJDK project, an Oracle-led initiative producing an open source implementation of Java that also has gained support of such companies as and in recent months.
Premium-Inhalt. After an long wait, online music streaming service Spotify has . Hooray! As a way to celebrate the launch here in the U.S., set to work on creating a playlist full of geeky songs. Here's what we came up with.
Premium-Inhalt. In my experience, iOS games that accompany the release of major motion pictures should come their own giant, flashing "Proceed With Caution" sign. I've found such apps usually have a rushed-to-market feel, as if they were slapped together to be on the App Store in time for the movie's premiere. And whatever effort the developer and studio put into the initial release is usually long forgotten by the time the movie lands in the "Bargain DVDs for Under $10" bin at your local supermarket.
Premium-Inhalt. Google's revenue and profit grew in the second quarter, as the company's core search advertising business continued to perform very well.
Premium-Inhalt. In an effort to simplify work for data-welding marketing managers, IBM has combined two of its e-commerce offerings into a single online package.
Premium-Inhalt. IBM has released a Web analytics tool that combines two existing products from its acquisitions last year, Coremetrics, a Web analytics provider, and Unica.
Premium-Inhalt. Summer: Sun; beaches; bikinis; picnic lunches; frosty libations. And vacation. Oh yes, vacation.
Premium-Inhalt. To hear tell it at its Cisco Live conference, the next-generation network will be nothing but video. But if you are hoping to offload video as a cloud service, think again, says Guido Jouret, Cisco's vice president of enterprise video and CTO of emerging technology.
Premium-Inhalt. Ever since ditched Microsoft for a life of , he's applied his billions toward numerous worthy causes. In February 2011, for instance, Gates donated $100 million to a global .
Premium-Inhalt. dropped support for Vista Service Pack 1 this week, and recommended that Vista users buy Windows 7 or upgrade to the most recent version of Vista.
Premium-Inhalt. How does Thunderbolt performance stack up against eSATA? Macworld Lab's test results show that Thunderbolt's provides a sizeable boost over eSATA--it's not as dramatic as the improvement over FireWire 800, but still very impressive.
Premium-Inhalt. Is Google changing the way we think? At least one researcher thinks so: Columbia University researcher Betsy Sparrow says that search engines like Google . For example, we're remembering less on our own, but we know where to go and find it on the Internet.
Premium-Inhalt. If you feel sure you've seen the Motorola XPRT ($130 with a two-year contract from Sprint; price as of July 14, 2011) somewhere before, that's because it is essentially Sprint's version of the for Verizon. The design is slightly different and, of course, you'll find Sprint branding and apps all over it, but the XPRT keeps everything we love about the Pro. If you're an Android fan who needs BlackBerry-like functions, you'll be happy with the XPRT.
Premium-Inhalt. LG Electronics has added to the growing competition in the smartphone segment of handsets in Africa with the launch of the Android-based LG Optimus 3D.
Premium-Inhalt. Ubiquitous availability of the Internet may be causing a shift in how much information we retain in our memories, researchers claim.