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Premium-Inhalt. Good news, everybody! Following , many enthusiasts set to work on getting Android to run on the defunct webOS device. A was even put forward to encourage geeks to get a working port of Android. A functioning port is now here, complete with multitouch support.
Premium-Inhalt. One young designer takes on a hefty hunk of Apple legalese and tries to make it friendly. Meanwhile an old school union boss has a beef with Cupertino, but it's not all bad news, as an Arizona-based company has dropped its dispute with 1 Infinite Loop. And we hope you like dissecting innocuous photos for clues, because we've got our fill of that. The remainders for Wednesday, September 7, 2011 are hot on the trail.
Premium-Inhalt. In the wake of Carol Bartz's firing from Yahoo, let's take a look at how tech CEOs' personalities and business tactics defined or are defining their companies, for good or ill. Here are 10 dynamic current and former tech CEOs, some we will miss, and others ... not so much.
Premium-Inhalt. If you've been reading this blog for a while, you've probably seen us refer to the Arduino microcontroller on a number of occasions. This little circuit board is at the heart of many DIY projects, from robotics to art projects and just about everything in between.
Premium-Inhalt. Are video games promoting a hidden liberal agenda? That's the bat-shit insane theory that Fox News is trying to push in one of their recent news segments.
Premium-Inhalt. The videogame comedy site has an original video bringing Fatalities to Super Smash Bros. Sonic slices through Yoshi as if he were made of paper, Ash stomps the shite out of Luigi in a Pokéball, Samus calls on a Metroid larva to devour Luigi's head, and Dr. Mario abuses his doctor-patient privileges with Link.
Premium-Inhalt. The tools used to ring up sales have come a long way since the cash register. The first point-of-sale (POS) software for Microsoft Windows emerged in the early 1990s. POS systems have since evolved from souped-up cash registers that did nothing more than record sales into hubs for business management, operations, and analysis. The past decade has seen the rise of touchscreen interfaces, customer self-checkout stations, and payment kiosks.
Premium-Inhalt. Advanced Micro Devices this week said it has shipped the first 16-core chips for servers, which is a positive step ahead for the company as it tries to reverse its sagging fortunes in the server market.
Premium-Inhalt. Amazon seems to be making all the right moves lately. Its Kindle e-reader, both the Wi-Fi and 3G versions, is a perennial in the online retailer's store, although Amazon remains shy about releasing . And reports of its upcoming (if unannounced) are very positive, indicating that Amazon may be the first serious challenger to the Apple iPad in the tablet biz.
Premium-Inhalt. It's an exciting time for high-end smartphones--HTC unveiled a couple hot smartphones coming soon, and the Droid Bionic is available from Verizon starting today. Devices like the HTC Titan and the Droid Bionic are impressive, but do yourself a favor and wait a month or two before getting a new smartphone.
Premium-Inhalt. has been out for Xbox 360 since its release as part of the XBLA Summer of Arcade Event at the end of July. The playing-god first-person sandbox-ey game has received rave reviews from across the gaming community, and those who are bound by their PS3s can finally see what all the fuss is about -- earlier today, the PlayStation Blog announced that From Dust will arrive on PSN in Europe (September 14th) and the US (September 27th) for $14.99, Euros and dollars respectively.
Premium-Inhalt. For all the hype that used to surround Tokyo's epic gaming convention, there's a lot we're not going to get to see at this year's TGS. But one highly anticipate title we will get to see is , the Studio Ghibli-developed RPG coming exclusively to PS3.
Premium-Inhalt. With development behind us, Macworld Lab can once again focus on other Mac-related performance stories. On the top of the list of projects is a follow-up on previous Thunderbolt performance stories (, ). This time around, we look at Lion versus Snow Leopard performance, MacBook Air performance, and update our eSATA comparison results using a 6Gbps ExpressCard from StarTech.
Premium-Inhalt. The iPhone has once again proved that consumers can get some satisfaction. Elsewhere, Google has scooped up a Yelp rival that's decidedly old school, and Apple's making new inroads into charity. The remainders for Thursday, September 8, 2011 are better to give than to receive.
Premium-Inhalt. LightSquared's proposed 4G mobile network on satellite frequencies would hinder hurricane and tornado tracking, earthquake reporting and the prediction of floods and volcanic eruptions, federal officials told Congress on Thursday.
Premium-Inhalt. Domino's Pizza (ASX:DMP) has added to its application menu with the launch of an Android app for customers who don't have an iPhone.
Premium-Inhalt. The U.S. Senate has voted to approve a major overhaul of the nation's patent system, with the legislationallowing a new kind of challenge to patents granted by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
Premium-Inhalt. After years of silence about how many active users has, the company has finally announced a milestone worth talking about: Twitter now has 100 million active users.
Premium-Inhalt. Mozilla issued a Do Not Track Field Guide to encourage advertisers and publishers to implement do-not-track (DNT) functionality.
Premium-Inhalt. The strength of the once-prosperous Wintel alliance could be tested at Intel's developer show next week as the chip maker and Microsoft adapt to a market shift from PCs to mobile devices such as tablets, analysts said this week.
Premium-Inhalt. Although is still a relatively new technology, Ravi Ravishanker is no stranger to it. He helped implement VDI projects at Pace University and Wesleyan University in recent years and now is overseeing a rollout at Wellesley College, the all-women's school west of Boston where he serves as CIO. I met with Ravishanker earlier this year in person and followed up by email with this series of questions that he and his staff answered about the school's deep dive into virtualization technologies.
Premium-Inhalt. Twitter has 100 million active users, half of which log on to the microblogging site every day, the company said on Thursday.
Premium-Inhalt. The hacker with links to several breaches of SSL certificate-issuing networks this year admitted sharing stolen certificates with others in Iran, and threatened to extend future spy-style attacks to computer users in the U.S., Europe and Israel.
Premium-Inhalt. Just Mobile's $50 for iPad is a dedicated stand for viewing your iPad on a desk, table, or countertop. It’s simple, lightweight, and works with both iPad generations—even when the tablet is in a reasonably sized case.
Premium-Inhalt. Smartphones can help you record video clips, compose music and find the nearest Ethiopian restaurant, but they can't cure acne, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission said.
Premium-Inhalt. While many gamers are busy this week slaughtering the undead in Deep Silver's , another zombie game has appeared on the Internet, this one pitting you against undead versions of notable Republican and Conservative politicians, and several Fox News anchors.
Premium-Inhalt. As was reported earlier Wednesday, the , Intuit's small business finance tracking application, offers up four major new features and more than fifty other enhancements or refinements. QuickBooks for Mac 2012 isn't slated to arrive until the end of this month, but I had the chance to spend some time with these features, forming a few first impressions of the update.
Premium-Inhalt. Armed with new patents transferred from Google, HTC has filed a new lawsuit against Apple and amended two previous legal complaints.