Microsoft, Best Buy to offer free computer training to disadvantaged
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The US lags in access to broadband Internet at 68 percent compared to 90 percent in South Korea. A group of American companies led by Microsoft will offer free computer training to members of disadvantaged communities so they can compete in the global ...
Zynga breaks free of Facebook, lauches Zynga Direct
Zynga Inc. moved to reduce its reliance on Facebook Inc.'s social network, saying Tuesday it will start distributing its games directly to users online or on mobile phones. The San Francisco social-games maker, which in July filed for an initial public ...
AMD Launches FX 'Bulldozer' Series Desktop Processors
Semiconductor giant AMD proudly announced on Tuesday the launch of its new FX series of processors, aimed at the desktop PC market and equipped with a set of customisable and fully unlocked functionalities. According to the chip giant, the FX line of ...
Apple Earnings Preview: Revenue To Jump 46% In First Post-Steve Jobs Quarter
Having a background in sociology, philosophy, and economics, I'm going to try to give this blog a pretty broad scope. Going from finance and economics, to geopolitics and world news, to the occasional academic or theoretical post. ...
Walgreen Co. to roll out first electric vehicle charging station in Orlando
By Emily Bryson York Tribune reporter Walgreen Co. plans to unveil its first electric vehicle charging station in Orlando on Wednesday with a ribbon cutting at 9 am CST, with Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer. The Deerfield-based drugstore giant, which expects ...
Most websites leak your information
Times of India
WASHINGTON: Consumers are less anonymous than they think while surfing the Web, according to a study released that triggered new calls for "do not track" rules. More than half of the 185 high-traffic websites looked at in the study shared a consumer's ...
Cyber threats to increase in coming year: Report
Daily News & Analysis
The upcoming year would feature new and increasingly sophisticated cyber threats, according to a new report. The report released by the Georgia Tech Information Security Center (GTISC) and the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) has warned of ...
New smartphone ultrasound device is (finally) available
In February 2011, Mobisante got the green light from the US Food and Drug Administration for its mobile, smartphone-powered ultrasound device. It took the medical device startup another eight months to meet the various FDA guidelines, ...
By Journal Staff The death of Steve Jobs at 56 brings to an end the life of an extraordinary American inventor. Ironically, the I-Phones held by so many millions across the face of the earth announcing his death were designed by him. ...
iPhone 4S Review - Walt Mossberg - Personal Technology ...
By Walter S. Mossberg
The iPhone 4S is one of Apple's less dramatic updates, but, when combined with the Siri, iOS 5 and iCloud features, it presents an attractive new offering to smartphone users, writes Walt.
Perry put on defensive about state Emerging Technology Fund ...
By Tom Benning / Reporter
Rick Perry was put on the defensive during the debate about his state Emerging Technology Fund. One of the debate moderators first asked Perry about the federal government's controversial embrace of failed solar energy company Solyndra. ...
Trail Blazers Blog
Steve Jobs buried in Alta Mesa among other technologists - latimes ...
By Shan Li
Apple co-founder Steve Jobs was buried on Friday in Alta Mesa in a memorial park shared by some pioneering technologists he admired, according to Forbes. Forbes, citing Jobs' death certificate released Monday, reported that the Alta Mesa ...
Adobe previews incredible deblurring technology » Technology ...
By Joel Falconer
Adobe has unveiled a mind-blowing technology at MAX 2011: a feature that de-blurs photographs, whether they've been taken by a.
Real-Life Superhero Technology
By Dylan Love
You don't need to be born with a genetic mutation or be exposed to solar radiation in order to become a superhero. All you need is the cash to buy some pretty exclusive technology. Here are 10 devices that will have you climbing walls like ...
From My Mailbox: “10 Ways to Use Technology to Spy on Your Kids ...
Teens have access to unprecedented amounts of technology, and the problem is, they usually know how to use it better than their parents. With sexting, cyberstalking, cyberbullying and internet predators in abundance, parents need to closely ...
Gitex Technology Week to conclude on October 13th | Gitex Dubai ...
As Gitex Technology Week, one of the world's top ICT events enters its final day (Thursday 13 October), exhibitors and participants have spoken of an unprecedented number of new products and an...
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Tagattitude Launches “NFC2.0″ Technology (And No, It's Not ...
By Sarah Perez
Paris-based Tagattitude, an electronic transactions company, is today announcing the availability of something it calls “NFC2.0,” which is a software-based NFC-like service. Similar to the technologyknown as NFC, or near field communication ...
Wanderfly's Technology Feeds Wanderlust on The New York ...
By João-Pierre S. Ruth
For vacationers who are unsure of where to go for their next trip, New York's Wanderfly is bringing its recommendation technology to a broad audience of.
New Study Reveals Student Perspective on Technology Use in ...
By Ray Schroeder
College students believe that technology has a direct impact on their academic performance, according to findings from a new student-driven study out of the Lone Star College System. In “The National Lone Star Report on Aligning ...
Online Learning Update
New autofocus technology could be used in Apple and Nokia ...
By George Wong
One of the limitations in most phones that pack cameras is the lack of autofocus. This is due to the [...]
Grad Student Aims to 'Democratize' Space Technology | The Cornell ...
By Alyson Warhit
I tend to think of it as democratizing space technology.” Over the last several years, Manchester and several collaborators created a small and inexpensive spacecraft called Sprite. According to his website, each satellite costs “a few hundred ...
The Cornell Daily Sun
MIT Enterprise Forum Sports and Technology Panel is Tomorrow ...
By Ryan Durling
“It's the first time that we've had the intersection of technology and sports,” says Beisel, pointing out that Mark Cuban was the subject of a “fireside chat” back in February entitled “The Last Six Feet,” which examined the future of television. ...
Looking for ways to benefit from gaming technology development ...
Rowlette Wagemann of the HOQYT facility recommends starting out slowly with gaming technology development purchases and moves, and then moving more aggressively into the market once substantial gaming technology development ...
Northern Europe Looks to The...
Bluffton, Clemson partner to help technology companies
By Michael Brown
The town of Bluffton has partnered with Clemson University to recruit new technology businesses– hoping to create more jobs for South Carolina. The Clemson-led partnership will help recruit technology companies to create new products, ...
South Carolina Radio Network
NetSupport responds to the technology demands of 21st century ...
By eSchool News
Atlanta, GA – October 2011 – Education software specialist NetSupport is delighted to announce updates to two of its core education solutions. The.
iPhone 4S: Stephen Fry's review | Technology | The Guardian
Stephen Fry: in a sad, sad week for Apple, a new phone and a new operating system show a company still at the top of its game.
13 October 2011
Android to iOS: Where Google 'Inspired' Apple
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