Premium-Inhalt. Android's stock Contacts app is pretty much, well, a stock contacts app. It stores names, addresses, phone numbers, and the like, but does it pull in each contact's latest tweets and LinkedIn updates? Does it let you see your next scheduled meeting with a contact? Or schedule a follow-up call? No, no, and no.
Premium-Inhalt. Many of us are doing more and more of our Internet consumption--reading websites, RSS feeds, Twitter, Facebook, and more--on mobile devices. It's often more convenient than using your desktop computer, because you have your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, or laptop with you when you're out and about (or even just when sitting on the couch).
Premium-Inhalt. Apple may introduce its second as early as October, according to one analyst.
Premium-Inhalt. This week's roundup is all about puzzles. From a platformer where the rules change on every level to a physics-based game that turns your morning coffee into a mental workout, we've got everything you need to keep your brain teased all weekend.
Premium-Inhalt. Some analysts are speculating that Microsoft will unveil a at a major media event the company has scheduled for Monday afternoon in Los Angeles.
Premium-Inhalt. An Infosys employee, whose lawsuit against the company triggered a federal investigation into visa fraud, has released some of the evidence in defense of his case.
Premium-Inhalt. If Microsoft buys Yammer, as unconfirmed press reports indicate, Susan Gautsch hopes the Yammer team won't lose the qualities she has appreciated in the several years her employer has been a customer.
Premium-Inhalt. When IT jobs move out of Canada, they often leave better ones behind, says an industry analyst.
Premium-Inhalt. For most of history, there has been a strict separation between work and play. But just as enterprise technology is becoming more social, it's also becoming more fun. Today, the software in our workplace is easier to use, more visually appealing and more rewarding. It engages us more and appeals to our competitive instincts. It also encourages us to engage with others.
Premium-Inhalt. News of a press event planned by Microsoft on Monday has fired the kind of buzz storm usually reserved for Apple events. What Redmond may be up to is pure speculation at this point, but reports are that the company may be announcing a new product that will put it on the tablet map. If it does, what might that device look like?
Premium-Inhalt. Ryzom is an MMORPG (massively multiplayer online role-playing game) that refuses to die. Initially released in 2004, it failed to make a splash and nearly went down in 2006; the rights were purchased by another company, which also went bankrupt; then a third company bought it, released the game source under a general public license, and has been keeping it running on an unlimited time trial/paid subscription basis ever since.
Premium-Inhalt. If you like to buy stuff, write stuff, or watch stuff, this week's roundup of iOS apps has something for you.
Premium-Inhalt. Resume keywords are the phrases in a resume that HR screeners, recruiters, hiring managers and, most critically, Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS), look for relative to a specific job opening.
Premium-Inhalt. Whether deployed behind the firewall or given its own designated space on a public cloud, a can maintain a company's control over data and offer quick provisioning and cost savings, panelists explained at a cloud conference this week.
Premium-Inhalt. Applicasa, which offers a server-side mobile application development service, is expanding its Web-based technology this week to include the Google Android platform.
Premium-Inhalt. Facebook has petitioned the U.S. courts to consolidate more than 30 lawsuits filed in connection with its ill-handled initial public offering.
Premium-Inhalt. The U.S. Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT) has disclosed a flaw in Intel chips that could allow hackers to gain control of Windows and other operating systems, security experts say.
Premium-Inhalt. Apple overhauled its entire line of laptops, its 13- and 15-inch . And while much of the surrounding hoopla focused on the new ( Macworld rated 4.5 out of 5 mice ), the more familiar-looking 13 and 15-inch models also received some welcomed upgrades.
Premium-Inhalt. A 36-year-old Apple-1 personal computer, one of just six thought to be in working condition, sold for a record $374,500 at a New York auction today.
Premium-Inhalt. Auckland High Court has ordered the United States government to "immediately commence preparation" to supply Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom and his co-defendants with a copy of data held on seized Megaupload servers.
Premium-Inhalt. Couch potatoes, rejoice: The remote control has come a long way in recent years. Gone are the days when you had to dig under the couch cushions prospecting for the clicker that controls the volume, and then fumble through the end-table drawers in search of the one that changes the channel. Today's remote controls can do it all.
Premium-Inhalt. If you've ever tried to share an iWork file between Macs and iOS devices via iCloud, you know that it doesn't work very well. The essential problem, as , is that iWork documents on the two platforms use different file formats. This means that when you edit an iWork document on one platform (an iPhone, for example), the matching document on the other platform (a Mac, in this example) is not automatically updated to reflect the change. There is no true syncing of iWork documents between platforms.
Premium-Inhalt. Facebook's chief technology officer, Bret Taylor, will leave the company later this summer, according to a on his Facebook page Friday.
Premium-Inhalt. Developers are working hard to get a solid jailbreak running for iOS 6 on different iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad models, and so far had a --there is a jailbreak, but a lot of apps and Cydia don't work just yet.
Premium-Inhalt. Mobile mapping is much on the minds of iOS users these days, what with a revamp of the Maps app leading the charge of changes in this fall's . But no matter if your mapping data comes from Apple or Google, whatever features your built-in maps app boasts are of little use to you when you can't get a Wi-Fi or cellular connection.
Premium-Inhalt. ARM has developed a new, entry-level version of its Mali graphics processor that could help expand the market for low-cost Android tablets.
Premium-Inhalt. Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean are big beneficiaries in the new Generic Top Level Domain selection process after the introduction of the controversial "batching" methodology by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers.
Premium-Inhalt. With market forecasts looking dour and companies including Nokia and Texas Instruments trimming expectations this week, concerns for the tech sector are mounting.
Premium-Inhalt. Several questions remain after the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers unveiled 1,930 applications for new generic top level domains this week, long-time ICANN observers said.
Premium-Inhalt. Salesforce.com is rolling out a number of upgrades to its Force.com platform in conjunction with the Summer '12 update to the vendor's cloud CRM (customer relationship management) software, focusing on areas such as mobile application development, database tooling and easier upgrades.
Premium-Inhalt. The Electronic Frontier Foundation is challenging a Washington State law that criminalizes advertising for underage prostitution, claiming it runs afoul of federal protections for websites and ISPs for the actions of their users.