Adobe Under New Zero Day Attack
Emergency patch for Adobe Reader and Acrobat 9.x for Windows due for release within a week. By Kelly Jackson Higgins, Dark Reading Adobe Reader and Acrobat are under siege once again, this time via targeted attacks exploiting a previously unknown flaw ...
Nobel economics laureate Christopher Sims feared risk of euro crisis a decade ago
STOCKHOLM — A winner of the Nobel prize in economics says that a decade ago he feared the euro would face problems because there wasn't enough fiscal coordination between countries to support it. Christopher Sims, who shares this year's $1.5 million ...
Red Hat RHEL 6.2 Boosts Storage Capabilities
By Joab Jackson, IDG News Red Hat has updated its flagship operating system, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, with new technologies designed to cut the cost and improve performance of enterprise storage, the company announced Tuesday. ...
Verizon May Ignite Online Pay-TV Rivalry With Web Service
By Scott Moritz Dec. 7 (Bloomberg) -- Verizon Communications Inc., the second-largest US telephone company, may set off competition among pay-television providers with a new Internet video service, said Janney Montgomery Scott LLC. ...
How To Set Up A Google+ Page
How to set up, develop, and leverage a good Google+ page as part of a social media strategy for businesses, brands, organizations, and public figures. By Jill Duffy Social media strategy. If you don't have one yet for your business, organization, ...
God particle may be within our grasp
By Brid-Aine Parnell • Physicists working on the Large Hadron Collider will be announcing their latest batch of results at a seminar next week. It's only been a day since CERN announced the seminar at which the ATLAS and CMS ...
Google's Schmidt: Android leads the iPhone
by Stephen Shankland December 7, 2011 6:37 AM PST Follow @stshank PARIS--In the fight between the two smartphone heavyweights, Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt was blunt today about who he thinks is winning. "Android is ahead of the iPhone now," ...
Facebook Timeline Is Here: Are You In?
This is it. This is what your invite to Facebook Timeline will look like. In New Zealand, and possibly other parts of the world, Facebook members are waking up to this new reality: Timeline is officially transitioning from beta to all-out feature. ...
Batman: Arkham City patched on Steam
"We have just released a patch for Batman: Arkham City PC that provides fixes [for] a variety of DX 11 issues, as well as fixes for a few other non-DX 11 related issues," the patch notes read. The patch is not recommended for users running 32-bit ...
Flipboard now available on iPhone
by Joel Mathis, Macworld.com Flipboard is now available for your iPhone. The much-lauded “social media magazine” for the iPad relaunched early Wednesday as a universal app that can also be used on the iPhone and iPod touch. It looks and feels very much ...
IEDM: SuVolta transistor operates down to 0.4-V
LONDON – Startup SuVolta Inc. has announced that its novel transistor technology, dubbed PowerShrink, operates down to 0.425-V, approximately 300-mV below conventional processes. PowerShrink is based on a deeply depleted channel (DDC) transistor ...
Samsung, Sharp and Chimei must pay millions for LCD price fixing
By Lawrence Latif LCD MAKERS Samsung and Sharp are among a group of eight LCD panel vendors that have been ordered to pay $388m in a price fixing case. The firms are alleged to have fixed prices for panels between 1999 and 2006, an accusation the firms ...
Android and the economics of apps
Google's operating system has become the biggest player in smartphones, with more than half the market at the last count - well ahead of Apple's iPhone. Where Android has lagged behind Apple is in the number of apps but there's news today that it is ...
Cablevision Sues Verizon Over Ad Campaign On Internet Speeds - Update
(RTTNews) - Cable television provider Cablevision Systems Corp. (CVC) said Tuesday it has filed a lawsuit seeking to end an advertising campaign run by Verizon Inc. (VZ), which allegedly misleads consumers by making intentionally false and misleading ...
Carrier IQ security risks overblown?
By George V. Hulme While we wait for the final judgment on the privacy implications of the Carrier IQ fiasco, security pros are asking what the potential security implications of the embattled mobile diagnostic software could be. ...
Horned Dinosaur Named Nearly a Century After Discovery
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Artist's restoration of the head of Spinops sternbergorum. (Copyright Dmitry Bogdanov, courtesy of Raymond M. Alf Museum of Paleontology) A new species of dinosaur, Spinops sternbergorum, has been classified almost 100 years since the first fossils ...
Apple adds night reading theme, full screen mode to iBooks
By AppleInsider Staff Apple on Wednesday issued an update to its iBooks iOS app, adding a night-time reading theme, full-screen layout, new fonts and an improved annotation palette. iBooks 1.5 for iPhone and iPad arrived in the App Store early ...
Apple updates Cards app with improved text entry, more
by Kelly Hodgkins Dec 7th 2011 at 12:00PM The holiday season is now here, which means it's time to start thinking about those holiday greeting cards. Instead of sending out a ream of handwritten notes, you should check out Apple's Cards app. ...
Solar winds are blowing away the Moon's topsoil - NASA
By Lewis Page • Get more from this author Solar winds and plasma storms are "sandblasting" the Moon, according to top NASA boffins, causing large amounts of lunar surface material to be blown off into space. The new discoveries come to us from ...
Casey B. Mulligan: Species Protection and Technology - NYTimes ...
By By CASEY B. MULLIGAN
It may make greater economic sense to preserve rare animals' DNA in the hope of cloning them someday than to try to prevent a species' extinction, an economist writes.
Apple Loses Chinese Lawsuit Against Proview Technology Over ...
By Eric Slivka
Financial Post reports that Apple has lost a lawsuit it had filed against Chinese company ProviewTechnology alleging infringement of the...
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Sony Exec Defends Combination Of Technology And Entertainment ...
By DAVID LIEBERMAN, Executive Editor
With 350M Sony networked devices including TV sets and PlayStation game consoles expected to be in the market over the next two years “right now that integration has never made more sense,” Sony Corp Of America CFO Rob Wiesenthal ...
OpenDNS's New Technology Improves DNS Traffic Security | WHIR ...
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iSeat Recliner Advances Sitting Technology With a Built-in iPhone ...
By Andrew Liszewski
If there was ever a reason to be worried about being technologically one-upped by China, this iSeat is it. While our craftsman have only concerned themselves with comfort, their engineers have integrated speakers and an iPhone dock into ...
Video Highlights: Identity, Refugees, Conflict and Open Technology ...
By Juliana Rincón Parra
This section aims to showcase interesting and recent posts in Global Voices that show the many ways in which videos are helping people tell stories all around the world. You can follow the activity by regions in our YouTube channel or by ...
Obama On The Impact of Technology & The Internet On Jobs ...
By Chris Crum
President Obama spoke in Osawatomie, Kansas today talking about jobs and the impact technology has had on them, and will continue to have. “If you were a.
Nanosight Win Technology World's 2011 Business Innovation Award
NanoSight, leading manufacturers of unique nanoparticle characterization technology, are winners of this year's Technology World's 2011 Business Innovation Award.
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A New Technology For Honeywell
By Zacks Investment Research
Ziegler-Natta catalysts have been used in the purchased technology. Since 1956, these catalysts are being used for the production of polymers such as polyethylene. At present, many plastics and chemicals manufacturing unit are using this ...
NanoSight wins Technology World's 2011 Business Innovation Award
NanoSight wins Technology World's 2011 Business Innovation Award.
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Developing Strategic Technology Plans « OpRisk Advantage
We have to remember, while technology is key to supporting the business, it is not, in and of itself, strategic. It never has been and never will be. Technology is about capacity – it supports the fulfillment of the strategic objectives and nothing ...
Improving Travel Search with Semantic Technology - semanticweb ...
By Angela Guess
Linda Fox recently introduced FACT-Finder's new system, FACT-Finder Travel.
boy culture: Technology Marches On
By Matthew Rettenmund
I have seen countless signs of our rapidly-changing technology over the past few years in Manhattan, often in the form of casually discarded items that only a few years ago would have been pricy and coveted. Seeing computers and TVs...
SuVolta Discloses Deeply Depleted Channel(TM) Technology ...
“SuVolta's technology, which we have proven in silicon, has generated a tremendous amount of interest in the semiconductor industry,” said Dr. Bruce McWilliams, president and CEO at SuVolta. “We are now disclosing the details of our DDC ...
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A New Coating Promises the End of Smudges - Technology Review
Materials-coating advance could lead to eyeglasses that shed fingerprints.