Premium-Inhalt. IBM has elected Virginia Rometty, a company veteran who oversaw the integration of PriceWaterhouseCoopers Consulting into IBM, as president and chief executive officer effective Jan. 1. She will replace Sam Palmisano, who will retain the chairman's role.
Premium-Inhalt. IBM has elected Virginia Rometty as president and chief executive officer effective Jan. 1, replacing Sam Palmisano, who will retain the chairman's role.
Premium-Inhalt. In a rare instance of a court's siding with consumers in a data breach lawsuit, a federal appeals court has cleared the way for a class-action lawsuit to proceed against grocery chain Hannaford Bros. over a 2007 that exposed millions of customers' credit and debit cards.
Premium-Inhalt. Quantum this week unveiled a backup appliance for $5,139 that offers smaller businesses 8TB of capacity and data deduplication capabilities typically reserved for its higher end hardware.
Premium-Inhalt. Google has revamped the "new-tab" feature in its Chrome web browser to give the look and feel of a mobile web app.
Premium-Inhalt. There's a sea of thousands of dead or defunct satellites floating around the Earth. Most people would just see this stuff as mere space junk, but not DARPA: it's now looking to recycle these junked satellites into new space systems.
Premium-Inhalt. If you have kids of a certain age, chances are, they're on Facebook. A lot. Connecting with friends you may--or may not--know. Talking about things you may--or may not--understand. Keeping them safe can seem like a daunting task, but it's one that's a lot easier with the help of MinorMonitor. This free, Web-based app competes with pricier solutions such as SocialShield and ZoneAlarm's , and does an admirable job of alerting parents to potential threats.
Premium-Inhalt. Although it's still in beta, Siri on the iPhone 4s is pretty useful if you happen to be driving, busy around the house, or even visually impaired. Of course, what makes Siri even better is its ability to have conversations, sometimes with (language NSFW!). However, all these conversations have one thing in common: They're all a human talking to a machine. So what about device-to-device encounters?
Premium-Inhalt. SocialShield isn't cheap. At $10 per month or $96 per year, this Web-based social network monitoring service costs significantly more than some of its competitors. But it also delivers a lot more, too, especially if you're using it to safeguard children who use more than one social network.
Premium-Inhalt. Looking beyond graphics processors, Nvidia is looking to push future Tegra chips into servers as the chip maker tries to break Intel's dominance in that market.
Premium-Inhalt. Japan's largest defense contractor backpedaled yesterday, saying it's possible some secrets had been stolen by hackers who broke into the company's network and planted malware in August.
Premium-Inhalt. In the first integration between the Google+ social networking site and the Blogger blog publishing platform, users will be able to replace their Blogger profiles with their Google+ profiles, the company announced on Monday.
Premium-Inhalt. , one of the grandfathers of artificial intelligence, died Sunday. He was 84.
Premium-Inhalt. Two administrators of the defunct movie-download site NinjaVideo.net have pleaded guilty to charges related to copyright infringement, the U.S. Department of Justice announced.
Premium-Inhalt. Workday unveiled upcoming versions of its cloud-based ERP (enterprise-resource-planning) software on Tuesday during an event in Las Vegas, and in the process fired a warning shot across the bow of the likes of Oracle and SAP.
Premium-Inhalt. Google paid out a record $26,511 in bug bounties to researchers who reported some of the 18 Chrome vulnerabilities patched today.
Premium-Inhalt. If you're at all surprised that has racked up a whopping 4.6 million units in worldwide sales in just its first week, you must have been on vacation.
Premium-Inhalt. Jet Brains says it now enables developers to deliver Xcode-compliant projects to the Apple App Store without ruffling any feathers thanks to its AppCode IDE for Objective-C application development introduced Tuesday.
Premium-Inhalt. Consumer confidence in the US took an unexpected fall in October dropping to its lowest level since March 2009 as worries over income and jobs rose.