Premium-Inhalt. Apple CEO Tim Cook met with a top Chinese official on Tuesday, who called on foreign companies to pay more attention to the care of their workers in the country, according to state-run media.
Premium-Inhalt. Apple has released iTunes 10.6.1, an update that addresses several problems introduced in .
Premium-Inhalt. Apple CEO Tim Cook schmoozes up top Chinese officials, while here at home Apple acolytes are taking over. Plus, Steve Jobs's original thoughts on Siri. The remainders for Wednesday, March 28, 2012 are more than meets the eye.
Premium-Inhalt. AOL decommissioned almost 10,000 servers and saved itself US$5 million along the way to winning a contest that highlights the cost of running inefficient or underutilized IT equipment.
Premium-Inhalt. Tim Cook takes a stroll down the Foxconn production line, smartphones and feature phones meet halfway, and Spotify keeps pumping those tunes for free. The remainders for Thursday, March 29, 2012 are music to your ears.
Premium-Inhalt. Following the release of two prominent reports advancing the federal government's policy for online privacy, members of a House subcommittee on Thursday again took up consideration of whether new legislation is needed to protect consumers on the Internet.
Premium-Inhalt. Revenue continues to shrink at Research In Motion, and the company reported a loss for the fourth quarter as it struggles to stay relevant before launching a new smartphone platform.
Premium-Inhalt. Research in Motion's future is getting iffier each quarter as it signs on fewer new customers and has had to discount large numbers of BlackBerry smartphones and PlayBook tablets to clear inventory. The company revealed today that its revenue dropped 25 percent in the last fiscal quarter versus a year earlier, a decrease of $5.6 billion, with the decline in revenues accelerating after it launched its in fall 2011 and had to deeply discount the in the same period.
Premium-Inhalt. An investigation by the Fair Labor Association into factories operated by Apple supplier Foxconn in China found poor working conditions and worker abuse, leading Foxconn to pledge it will make improvements.
Premium-Inhalt. Apple has said that the should equal the iPad 2 in battery life. However, PCWorld Labs battery-life tests show that, in a controlled environment, Apple's claims don't hold up: The new iPad lasted just 5 hours, 41 minutes, nearly 2 hours less than the iPad 2, which logged 7 hours, 37 minutes.
Premium-Inhalt. Think that there's no way to improve the world's best image- and video-capture program? You're wrong. The new version of Snagit adds video-capture and video-output tools and a variety of other more minor features to its already considerable set of tricks, and the result is an even better program that anyone who needs to capture images or screen animations will want to use.
Premium-Inhalt. While testing the new sketching app , I couldn't decide whether I loved or hated it. Paper has the potential to be brilliant, but in its present form has too many flaws for it to earn a place in my iPad's dock.
Premium-Inhalt. Australia will continue to have a strong relationship with China despite recent strains caused by the Federal Government's decision to ban Huawei from bidding for National Broadband Network (NBN) work contracts, according to Prime Minister, Julia Gillard.
Premium-Inhalt. The Asia-Pacific digital games market will be worth $US30.3 billion in 2016, according to analyst firm, .
Premium-Inhalt. NBN Co has detailed a three-year plan to roll out the National Broadband Network (NBN) to 3.5 million premises across Australia by June 2015.
Premium-Inhalt. First impressions are important, and the HP Envy 14 Spectre makes a great one. The glossy, glass-topped display bezel and keyboard tray look elegant and understated, and the uniform, thin chassis gives the laptop a sleek appearance. Second impressions are a little less positive, though: When you pick up the Spectre, it seems heftier than you'd expect. That's because HP covered it in impact-resistant glass, similar to what you might see on a high-end smartphone. That pretty glass top is a fingerprint magnet, too.
Premium-Inhalt. Facebook may not offer a , but a new app on the social network called lets you publicly pour some hate on anything that raises your ire.
Premium-Inhalt. In early March of 2011 to call attention to one simple fact: CFOs and IT must come together if enterprises are to succeed. A year later, I believe there is still much work to do.
Premium-Inhalt. Nearly two-thirds of North American finance chiefs are turning more optimistic in -- sharply higher than the 27% expressing increasing business optimism in the previous quarter. And only 15% are more negative, down from 38%.
Premium-Inhalt. For chief financial officers interested in improving their companies' procurement function -- presumably, that's most CFOs -- technology certainly provides a valuable assist. But just how valuable can be surprising. A 2011 Gartner Inc. report states that "e-procurement (electronic procurement) solutions can deliver 100% savings by halting and /or redirecting unnecessary expenditures."
Premium-Inhalt. the number of female non-executive directors sitting on its main board when it announced the appointment of Gay Huey Evans on Thursday.
Premium-Inhalt. Companies with good leaders are worth up to 35.5 percent more than those with weak , a survey revealed on Thursday.
Premium-Inhalt. BlackBerry-maker Research In Motion (RIM) has slashed the retail price of some of its smartphone models in India by up to 27 percent, according to a by Reuters.
Premium-Inhalt. Ever wanted to create ultra-cool graphics and patterns, but don't quite have the steady hand to keep them tidy enough? Step aside and let the do it for you!
Premium-Inhalt. The e-reader will be available on April 27 in 175 countries and territories, announced this week. But there's still no word as to when the retailer's popular tablet would be available outside the United States.
Premium-Inhalt. If you've been less than impressed with the performance of the touch interface for Windows 8 Consumer Preview it may be because the hardware running it wasn't designed for the new operating system, Microsoft says.
Premium-Inhalt. Google announced the first stable release of its new programming language -- dubbed "Go" -- on Wednesday, providing an initial base of support for new projects and . Binaries have been released for , , FreeBSD and OS X.
Premium-Inhalt. It may look like an app for a Chinese game called "The Roar of the Pharaoh," but it's actually just another fake app that's really a malware Trojan in disguise, according to researchers warning about it today.
Premium-Inhalt. The war moves to a new front in , a sequel to the well-regarded tower-defense game from (distributed on the App Store by ). There may be no winners in war, but tower-defense fans who download this solid app will find plenty to enjoy.