Premium-Inhalt. Have you ever given someone a gift card with an idea of what they should buy (but pretty much knowing that they're going to blow it on something else)? Well, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has for a "smart" gift card that can recommend items, track what the balance is used for, and restrict certain items from being purchased at all.
Premium-Inhalt. From now on, Twitter users who are fans of the X-Factor USA talent show won't have to leave their beloved microblogging service to vote for their favorite performers on the program.
Premium-Inhalt. I've been eager to get my hands on Nokia's first Windows Phone 7 phones ever since Nokia and Microsoft back in February.
Premium-Inhalt. Are unscrupulous sites hiring so-called kamikaze bloggers?
Premium-Inhalt. Sprint Nextel and Clearwire plan to make their future LTE networks work together and are working on a commercial agreement under which Sprint would use Clearwire's network for extra capacity.
Premium-Inhalt. My wife recently made the switch from a clunky old Android phone to a spiffy new iPhone 4S. When she asked if all her contacts could be moved from the former to the latter, I confidently replied, "Sure, no problem!" After all, Android phones sync with Google Contacts, and iTunes has the ability to do likewise. Easy-peasy, right?
Premium-Inhalt. Say goodbye to obsessively refreshing FedEx's tracking information: The next time you order a new iMac from Apple's online store, you may be able to walk down to your local Apple Store and have your computer ready and waiting.
Premium-Inhalt. A house in Riverside, California is gaining a lot of Internet attention right now. Why? Because it has an intense, over the top, perfectly choreographed Halloween light show set to "Party Rock Anthem" by LMFAO and "This is Halloween" from The Nightmare Before Christmas.
Premium-Inhalt. This week, Walter Isaacson's book "Steve Jobs" arrived on iPads and Kindles and in bookstores worldwide. We've been reading it, and now it's time to talk about it. So join us in our "Macworld Book Club" as I'm joined by Lex Friedman, Serenity Caldwell, and Dan Frakes to discuss our reactions to the book and what it tells us about the man.
Premium-Inhalt. Cisco Systems is taking several steps to extend its TelePresence videoconferencing technology beyond enterprise meeting rooms, introducing two endpoints and a free client application for ad hoc participants to download.
Premium-Inhalt. The Australian Communications Consumer Action Network (ACCAN) has proposed a broadband low income measures scheme, including discount wholesale prices, to enable Australians earning $26,000 a year or less to access to the National Broadband Network (NBN).
Premium-Inhalt. With the release of , we all got a reminder that the landscape for rhythm games has changed drastically in a very short time. received rave reviews, but it certainly didn't live up to then-publisher MTV Games expectations. But that doesn't mean the Rock Band franchise (or Guitar Hero, for that matter) is dead.
Premium-Inhalt. Any control issues Japanese gamers might have with Monster Hunter 3G will definitely be improved by the that will be releasing alongside the game.
Premium-Inhalt. In the world of technology, we often focus on beautiful graphics and mighty computing power, but there's a little bit of glamor in the way a company called Nest handles the humble thermostat.
Premium-Inhalt. Tablets rocking Android increased shipment volume by 27 percent in the third quarter over the same period last year, according to a report last week by Strategy Analytics. However, while considerably, Apple smoked Android on sheer numbers of tablets sold.
Premium-Inhalt. While offering neither fixed line calls or fixed broadband services, Vodafone Hutchison Australia (VHA) believes the National Broadband Network (NBN) will still deliver the telco an increase in business.
Premium-Inhalt. Internode has warned that access to broadband services in regional areas may actually decrease under the National Broadband Network (NBN) due to the costs NBN Co charges retail service providers (RSPs) to supply services.
Premium-Inhalt. Mac accessory maker has released , an updated version of its original, USB-powered subwoofer. You won't find many changes to the hardware from ; instead, all updates in this version are software-based.
Premium-Inhalt. Renewed rumors over Apple's mythical TV, pesky iPads draining hotel Wi-Fi, and a rather sinister-looking docking station for your iPhone 4S: The remainders for Tuesday, October 25, 2011 are putting themselves to the fullest possible use.
Premium-Inhalt. Siri might be the closest we've come to or the Enterprise's computer in Star Trek, but ultimately, you're still just talking to a phone. Fortunately, ThinkGeek lets you better simulate the effect of talking to a futuristic intellifent agent wit the .
Premium-Inhalt. When RIM released the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet in April, the tech sphere . The lack of native email didn't help.
Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft is eager for , its 10-year-old operating system, to fade into computing history. The sooner the better, in fact. But for that to happen, the Redmond company needs millions of XP users to drop creaky, old XP and migrate (hopefully) to Windows 7, or even to Windows 8, which won't arrive until next year.
Premium-Inhalt. Black Duck Software has revamped its software code engine so that it indexes more quickly and filters the results, the company announced Wednesday.
Premium-Inhalt. A new bill introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives would allow law enforcement officials to shut down websites that enable or facilitate copyright infringement, leading some digital rights groups to suggest that YouTube, Twitter and online news sites could be targeted.
Premium-Inhalt. Security vendor Kaspersky Lab has identified infections with the new Duqu malware in Sudan and, more importantly, Iran, the main target of the Trojan's predecessor -- Stuxnet.
Premium-Inhalt. Laptops used to be the only devices on the company's wireless network. But Wi-Fi has become a ubiquitous standard used by a host of devices--including desktop PCs, laptops, netbooks, tablets, smartphones, printers, storage devices, and projectors.
Premium-Inhalt. The is a wide-format inkjet printer that uses seven pigmented inks to print beautiful color photos as large as 13-by-22 inches, and even longer if you use the included roll paper adapter.
Premium-Inhalt. For the first time ever, tablet shipments have surpassed netbook shipments--finally sounding the death knell for netbooks.
Premium-Inhalt. The traditional retirement age for CEOs at IBM has been 60, or close to it.