HP gibt seine PC-Sparte auf. Und WebOS. Oder nur die Hardware-Produktion? In der letzten Zeit hat der Hersteller für viel Wirbel gesorgt – und für viel Verwirrung. In einem Interview mit dem Wallstreet Journal versuchte Todd Bradley, Chef der Personal Systems Group (PSG) von HP, Klarheit in die Angelegenheit zu bringen und die Pläne des Unternehmens darzulegen. Und die beinhalten offenbar doch die Produktion weiterer Tablets. …mehr
HTC denkt über die Anschaffung eines eigenen Betriebssystems für seine zukünftigen Smartphones nach. Das sagte ein hoher HTC-Manager der taiwanischen Nachrichten-Agentur CNA. Man habe jedoch keine Eile damit, zitiert die Website den Mitarbeiter. Samsung soll anderen Gerüchten zufolge die Unterstützung für Windows Phone ab 2013 einstellen. …mehr
Seit Mitte 2011 agiert nun Stephan Wippermann als Chef der Business-Partner-Organisation bei IBM und ist damit gleichzeitig auch für das Mittelstands-Business bei Big Blue verantwortlich. Auf dieser Stelle löste er Doris Albiez ab, die eine Channel-Position mit europaweiter Verantwortung übernommen hatte (ChannelPartner berichtete). …mehr
Vierzig-Stunden-Wochen, Dienstreisen, Rund-um-die-Uhr-Verfügbarkeit - der Arbeitsalltag in vielen IT-Unternehmen ist alles andere als familienfreundlich. Doch langsam dreht sich der Wind; die Wirtschaft kann es sich nicht mehr leisten, die Wünsche ihrer Mitarbeiter zu ignorieren. …mehr
Premium-Inhalt. If you're lucky enough to be on a Hollywood set, chances are you'll see more than a few people carrying iPads--and most will be big-shot executives. It should come as no surprise that the iPad has caught on in the entertainment industry given the iPad's billing as a great media-consumption device.
Premium-Inhalt. The Internet is abuzz with talk of Amazon's rumored streaming service for books. This news is exciting for any business, professional, or student that relies on research from original sources.
Premium-Inhalt. Broadcom's deal to buy communications processor vendor NetLogic Microsystems for US$3.7 billion will help the company feed the fast-growing demand for intelligent chips in all kinds of networks.
Premium-Inhalt. The arrival of phones has been a long time coming. We first saw the next generation of Samsung's popular line of Android phones back in February at Mobile World Congress. After many successful months in Europe, the Galaxy S II line of phones is finally coming to U.S. shores. The first of the phones, the ($200 with a two-year contract with Sprint; price as of September 12, 2011) will be available starting on September 16.
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Premium-Inhalt. Deutsche Bank head of information enterprise services, John Baird, take on the role of the new independent chair of the NSW Information Communications and Technology (ICT) Industry Advisory Panel.
Premium-Inhalt. Apple may be up for bringing back some of MobileMe's soon-to-be-discontinued features at a later date, if consumers barrage them with feedback. Elsewhere, a profile of Tim Cook's successor, an ultra luxury car with an Apple twist, and who made HTC the latest barometer of cool, anyway? The remainders for Tuesday, September 13, 2011 would like their car brought around right away.
Premium-Inhalt. At the company revealed a new, pink 3DS. Following a chart showing that more males play 3DS than girls, the announcement doesn't seem to get at the root of why females (and people in general) aren't jumping on the console.
Premium-Inhalt. The U.S. Department of Justice has opened an investigation into whether eBay executives broke the law and stole trade secrets while sitting on the board of Craigslist.org.
Premium-Inhalt. China is set to pour US$154 billion to develop cloud computing hubs, according to Asia's first "Cloud Readiness Index," prepared and published by the Asia Cloud Computing Association.
Premium-Inhalt. Like the mythical Greek tragic figure, Sisyphus, forced to roll a boulder up a hill only to watch it roll down again, tech startups hoping to woo the enterprise face an uphill battle.
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Premium-Inhalt. Infor and its CEO, former Oracle co-president Charles Phillips, are hoping to jump-start the ERP (enterprise-resource-planning) software vendor's profile and revenues with Infor10, a major new rebranding and technology effort that was launched Tuesday at an event in New York.
Premium-Inhalt. CIOs carry the tremendous responsibility of organizing their enterprise IT strategy to be cost effective, efficient and high quality. One of the most critically important components of enterprise IT has been applications. Worldwide, enterprise IT departments deploy and deliver third party applications to their end users and lines of business, and in many cases, build new custom applications from scratch that satisfy the business needs of end users that are otherwise unsatisfied by third party packages. Applications are the lingua franca of IT. In fact, a number of practices have evolved around the importance of the application, how they are built and how they are delivered. One of the most important is the practice of enterprise architecture. As the sea-change that is cloud computing washes over the industry, certain aspects of cloud that make their way into the enterprise as private cloud will move enterprise architecture from fairy-tale to reality. The most important of the cloud form factors for enterprise IT will be Platform as a Service (PaaS), deployed internally as a private PaaS.
Premium-Inhalt. When I returned from my honeymoon at the end of August, I read that Facebook had finally taken a long-overdue step toward regaining the trust of its users by .
Premium-Inhalt. The company also dealt with more fallout from the June by flipping the "kill switch" on SSL (secure socket layer) certificates issued by Dutch certificate authority, or CA.
Premium-Inhalt. Intel yesterday showed off its prototype 'Fireball', which is designed to aid firefighters by monitoring the environment in burning buildings.
Premium-Inhalt. Close to half of all computer users around the world tend to get their software illegally, and business decision-makers are no exception.
Premium-Inhalt. While marked a major shift in the company's development, one thing it probably won't affect--for now, anyway--is the company's bottom line. A says that the end of Jobs's tenure at the company's top post won't slow consumer adoption of its products.
Premium-Inhalt. Classic Super Mario games are pretty fun to play. However, if you happen to find controlling Mario, dodging obstacles, finding coins and defeating enemies on your screen all at once a bit daunting, perhaps you should try this homemade alternative.
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Premium-Inhalt. The TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 conference, held this week in San Francisco, is known as a gathering where high-tech start-ups can strut their stuff.
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Premium-Inhalt. While Windows 8 hogs the spotlight at Microsoft's BUILD conference, the Intel Developer Forum starts today with plenty of processor-centric announcements. Read on to see how 22nm tri-gate transistors, Ultrabooks, and other Intel projects will shape the next few years for the PIC.
Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft showed off many tablet-centric features from its at its BUILD developers' conference on Thursday, but still promised to support desktop and laptop users who own interact with their computers using traditional keyboards and mice. All the , the BUILD conference gave us a peek at some advantages the upcoming operating system might have for laptop users.
Premium-Inhalt. Intel on Tuesday for the first time showed working prototypes of tablets with Google's Android OS and the chip maker's upcoming Atom low-power chip, code-named Medfield.
Premium-Inhalt. The Authors Guild has five universities and a library partnership organization alleging copyright infringement over their use of certain digitized copies of books made by Google in its Books Library Project.
Premium-Inhalt. The story, "SAP's Sikka preaches HANA-led 'renewal'," posted Tuesday, incorrectly reported the locations of SAP's Ted Ed event. It is being held in Las Vegas. The first sentence has been changed and now reads: