Premium-Inhalt. Moss Bluff Elementary School in Lake Charles, La., wanted to speed up the cafeteria line and reduce errors in lunch accounting. So the school bought a , which has a scanner that reads the unique patterns of blood vessels in a human palm, enabling a positive ID, much like a fingerprint would.
Premium-Inhalt. Apple's share price on Friday closed at an all-time high, climbing nearly $12 to just over $648 a share, a number that sets the value of the firm at more than $600 billion.
Premium-Inhalt. Gartner's latest Hype Cycle, which assesses more than 1,900 technologies' maturity in the market, has branded cloud computing as being on the path to disillusionment.
Premium-Inhalt. Cloud gaming service OnLive has been acquired by a new owner, it said Friday. The move meant an unknown number of staff were laid off, but the company pledged to continue its operations.
Premium-Inhalt. A U.S. District Court judge has rejected a proposed settlement in a lawsuit that alleges Facebook violated users' rights by allowing their names and recommendations of advertisers to be publicized through a Sponsored Stories program.
Premium-Inhalt. Cloud gaming and desktop computing service OnLive's fate is in: It has been sold to an unnamed entity. The news puts to rest some rumors that had been swirling about its future.
Premium-Inhalt. Apple and Samsung are heading to closing arguments in their patent infringement trial, and reputations and big bucks are at stake.
Premium-Inhalt. It wasn't supposed to happen this way. The Macalope was supposed to have this week off to rest and recuperate from the cavalcade of dumb he has to put up with day in and day out. But here we are."
Premium-Inhalt. Google-owned Motorola Mobility has filed yet another claim against Apple with the U.S. International Trade Commission, this time asserting that devices including the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch infringe patents related to features such as email notifications, location reminders, and media players.