Premium-Inhalt. If you've used a Windows 7 laptop with a , you've likely been a little disappointed to see that it offers only a few gestures: pinch to zoom, twist to rotate, two-finger scrolling, maybe three-finger swiping. The functionality is handy, but it's a long way from having a touchpad that behaves like a little multitouch touchscreen.
Premium-Inhalt. Windows 8 looks awesome! I watched the keynote--a couple times actually. I am impressed. There are too many cool, "gee whiz" features and capabilities to even cover in a single post. Even with all that, though, I am having trouble getting caught up in the breathless excitement of it all.
Premium-Inhalt. It reportedly runs Android, has a 7-inch color touchscreen, and carries a boatload of hooks into Amazon's online content. Some pundits are calling it a --heady praise for a product that hasn't been announced. But given its expected feature set, is Amazon's new slate a tablet or an e-reader?
Premium-Inhalt. Kensington wants to make sure that you and your iPhone don't come down with a case of separation anxiety. The accessory maker's latest offering, BungeeAir security cases, alerts you when you and your smartphone are about to part ways.
Premium-Inhalt. Cisco Systems emerged from 150 days of restructuring on Tuesday as an aggressive competitor, laying out some of the problems that led it to make changes, while saying its rivals are in even worse predicaments.
Premium-Inhalt. Taking a different tack than it did three years ago, Microsoft has made a preview of Windows 8 available to anyone who takes the time to download it.
Premium-Inhalt. Twitter announced its new Web Analytics service at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference on Tuesday. The product is poised to roll out to a wider audience over the next few weeks. Here's a look at what analytics for Twitter are supposed to do, and how they can benefit your company.
Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft has spent so much time at the BUILD conference this week talking about how will operate like a tablet OS that you might feel left out if you plan to continue working on a desktop or laptop. But whether you're an IT manager, PC enthusiast, or professional just trying to get some work done, Windows 8 will have enough new features to make it worth your interest.
Premium-Inhalt. Back in April, YouTube founders Chad Hurley and Steve Chen social bookmarking service Delicious from being shuttered by Yahoo, purchasing it for an undisclosed sum. Was it worth saving, and is there room in social media landscape for a concept that seems historical rather than futuristic?
Premium-Inhalt. Servers with new Xeon E5 chips based on the Sandy Bridge microarchitecture will become available early next year, Intel officials said on Tuesday.
Premium-Inhalt. Hong Kong is increasingly becoming the North Asia data hub with many cloud service providers setting up data centers in the SAR, said recently when releasing its first Cloud Readiness Index.
Premium-Inhalt. Intel on Wednesday announced the new 710 series solid-state drives, which the company is pitching as a replacement to hard drives in enterprise servers.
Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft's store for Metro-style applications will play a big role in Windows 8, so it's no surprise that the company is planning a first-party ad platform for app developers. At a session on the Windows 8 app store at Microsoft's Build conference, Partner Director Ted Dworkin teased the company's plans.
Premium-Inhalt. iMessage may be the next iOS feature to come back to the Mac; ebooks are invading your social network your coffee shop; and your next iPad may be fabricados no Brasil! The remainders for Wednesday, September 14, 2011 are a multinational global corporation bent on world domination.
Premium-Inhalt. Nothing gets people excited about technology start-ups like freebies, and there were plenty for the taking at Tuesday night’s event in Cambridge, Mass. Though having learned lessons from start-ups that have crashed and burned in recent years from perhaps an excess of generosity without a good way to pay for it, this event that packed in hundreds of entrepreneurs and their followers wasn’t without a good dose of common sense about dollars and cents as well.
Premium-Inhalt. How long can you expect your Vita battery to last when you're gaming? 3-5 hours, says Sony.
Premium-Inhalt. For social startups, creating buzz and building a big user base (not to mention finding revenue) isn't what it used to be. Many of the companies presenting at DEMO Fall 2011 in Silicon Valley face the prospect of being a retread.
Premium-Inhalt. Several companies are displaying new -based hardware at the 2011 in San Francisco this week, giving users of Thunderbolt-equipped Macs new hope that they will finally be able to take full advantage of the high-speed connection technology.
Premium-Inhalt. has moved its email and collaboration apps to Microsoft's Cloud, with students now having anywhere anytime access to university files thanks to the rollout.
Premium-Inhalt. Google's Android platform in a short time has become a force to be reckoned with in the smartphone world, and its success raises all sorts of questions for IT professionals.
Premium-Inhalt. The story "Microsoft previews next Windows Server," posted to the wire Wednesday, incorrectly identified the source of the SMB protocol, mentioned in the tenth paragraph. The story has been corrected on the wire and the tenth paragraph now reads:
Premium-Inhalt. Apple's iPhone 4--not the Samsung Galaxy S II--is indeed the world's thinnest smartphone, the UK's Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has . Apple's to the slimmest smartphone in the world were challenged by one complaint that Samsung's Galaxy S II Android smartphone is actually thinner.
Premium-Inhalt. On Tuesday, Microsoft offered many more details about its next-generation operating system, Windows 8, to an audience of developers and invited media at its Build conference in Anaheim, California. I was present at the initial Windows 8 unveiling a few months ago, and .
Premium-Inhalt. Despite the and other cuts within the space exploration sector, NASA has announced that it is working on a new development to explore deep space further. A new rocket under development at NASA--named the (SLS)--is designed to be affordable, safe, and also sustainable.
Premium-Inhalt. A new music service that allows members to store their music in the cloud and play it anywhere on any device was launched today by a company called .