Details Leaked on Intel 'Ivy Bridge' Processors
By Tony Bradley, PCWorld What do you get if you take a “Sandy Bridge” processor, make it smaller, and give it a little extra kick? You get the next generation “Ivy Bridge” processors expected next year from Intel. Intel itself is still keeping its ...
Xbox 360 updates its dashboard with more Kinect control
Big changes are coming to the Xbox 360 dashboard, though Windows fans will likely find them oddly familiar. The new layout is a complete departure from the design Microsoft introduced for the console in 2008 and instead embraces the “Metro” design ...
Sony Tablet S
The Android-based Sony Tablet S is good looking and well designed, but it's underpowered, overpriced, and doesn't pull Sony's multimedia services together in a convincing way. Here's a riddle: Why is Sony not like Apple and Amazon? ...
Why Microsoft should, and shouldn't, support legacy Windows desktop on ARM
By Peter Bright | Published December 5, 2011 9:28 AM Ever since Microsoft first announced that Windows 8 would be compatible with certain ARM system-on-chip processors, questions about what this would mean for existing Windows applications have been ...
Verizon Wireless allies with cable in $3.6B deal
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By Alex Sherman NEW YORK - Verizon Wireless, the largest US mobile-phone carrier, struck an alliance with cable companies that will change how customers buy Internet, mobile and pay-TV services and present new challenges for rivals such as AT&T Inc. ...
Unreleased HP Touchpad Go Shows up on Ebay - eBookNewser
By Nate Hoffelder on December 5, 2011 10:07 AM I hope you didn't blink while reading gadget news on Saturday, because you missed your chance to bid on one of the rarest tablets in the world. HP's 7″ webOS tablet mysteriously showed up on Ebay Saturday ...
Volcanic eruption closes Indonesian airport
USA Today (blog)
TERNATE, Indonesia (AP) – A volcano has erupted in eastern Indonesia, forcing the closure of a nearby airport and blanketing villages with thick ash. No injuries have been reported. State volcanologist Surono says Mount Gamalama spewed clouds of thick ...
Review: Mario Kart 7 and Disneyland Kinetcs
By Paul Chapman, The Province December 5, 2011 10:28 AM There's some school of thought that the portable game console is on its last legs because of the smart phone boom. Will people pay $40 for a game on a console when they can play Angry Birds, ...
Can LG Nitro HD Dwarf Samsung Galaxy S2?
International Business Times
By Balasubramanyam Seshan: Subscribe to Balasubramanyam's RSS feed LG Nitro HD smartphone, made available on AT&T Sunday, is expected to feel lots of burden from Samsung Galaxy S2, which is considered to be "the best Android smartphone yet. ...
Ultimate Marvel Vs Capcom 3's 'Reverse World' glitch is bizarre
Ultimate Marvel Vs Capcom 3 players have discovered a glitch that the internet has named the 'Reverse World', which makes it sound really epic. 'Reverse World' is a place in which the game's environments are white, the fighters are silhouettes and the ...
Defense Grid getting Portal 2 themed expansion starring Glados
PC Gamer Magazine
Glados has escaped the confines of the Aperture Science testing facility, and has decided to spend a bit of time tormenting tower defence gamers instead. You Monster, the new expansion for Defense Grid, will add eight new maps and 35 challange missions ...
German researchers create smudge repellent coating from candle soot
By James Trew posted Dec 4th 2011 2:16PM While they're working on the lack of feedback, and need for exposed skin problems for touch screens, that other gripe -- dirty smudges -- could soon be wiped-out permanently. Researchers from the Max Planck ...
First Xenoblade Chronicles trailer: “Sorry I kept you waiting”
As the US announcement trailer for Xenoblade Chronicles builds to a crescendo, one character tells another, “Sorry I kept you waiting.” It's possible this is just a random line that fit well with the flow of the trailer, or it's Nintendo subtley saying ...
VirnetX Vs. Apple In Patent Battle: ITC Launches Investigation; Represents ...
On November 7th, VirnetX (VHC) raised the stakes by filing a complaint with the US International Trade Commission (ITC) against Apple (AAPL), for patent infringement. (See complaint (.pdf)). The filing alleges that certain Apple devices with secure ...
Steve Jobs's Dying Realization About Biology and Technology ...
By Luke Timmerman
Take a guess who made the following statement: I think the biggest innovations of the 21st century will be at the intersection of biology and technology. A.
Senseg's E-sense Technology Creates Texture on Touchscreens ...
By Stacy Bruce
Some pretty incredible technology is right around the corner that will not only blow your mind, it will change the way we view touchscreens for the better. Im not sure if you have heard of a company called Senseg, but it has been their mission to ...
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A Collection Of “The Best…” Lists On Technology — 2011 | Larry ...
By Larry Ferlazzo
Lists On Technology — 2011. December 5, 2011 by Larry Ferlazzo | 0 comments. Since I have published so many “The Best…” lists, I thought it might be helpful to readers if I posted a few year-end collections. Here is A Collection Of “The Best ...
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The Future of Technology | TechnoBuffalo
By Adriana Lee
GigaOM's Roadmap event and the future of technology.
The Jawbone UP Has Issues - Technology - The Atlantic Wire
By Ted Mann
A flood of reviews for the new fitness tracker device say the gadgets have a tendency to "brick." A lot.
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GE Oil and Gas to showcase its technology and highlight industry ...
GE Oil and Gas, a world leader in advanced technology equipment and services for all segments of the oil and gas industry, will showcase its new Filter House technology and highlight its thought...
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Cloud Technology Partners (cloudTP): 2012 Cloud Predictions ...
By David Marshall
As IT and business executives begin "bet-your-career" moves to implement cloud initiatives at their companies, they will need to keep the following industry trends in mind to maximize their chances of success and reap the full cloud benefits of ...
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Leica SP Technology Receives "Top 100" Product Award ...
(Norcross, Ga., 30 November 2011) Construction Equipment Magazine presents Leica SPTechnology with ...
Bank Technology News Names Netuitive "Top 10 Tech Company to ...
RESTON, VA–(Marketwire -12/05/11)- Netuitive, Inc., a leading provider of predictive analytics software for IT, today announced it has been named one of Bank Technology News “Top 10 Tech Companies to Watch” featured in the December ...
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Technology Becoming Culture: Self-Winding Watches Return (Sort Of)
And I went out of the store realizing that I had found yet again another example of Technologies Becoming Culture. Here is the pattern, as exemplified by the self-winding mechanical watch. Before there were wristwatches, there were pocket ...
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Free Technology for Teachers: Search EBooks - An eBook Search ...
By firstname.lastname@example.org (Mr. Byrne)
The web is full of ebooks, you can see mine here, but finding them isn't always easy. You can search by file type on Google or visit any number of document hosting services like Issuu, but even then you might be missing something good. ...
Free Technology for Teachers
Geocaching: a modern treasure hunt using GPS technology
By Keelyn Hanlon
In your daily travels you probably pass by treasure waiting to be discovered, oblivious to its existence. For those who know about geocaching, the searches are a real and exciting adventure. “It's a treasure hunt,” Ryan Soares said, who ...
Burning deceased humans will produce electricity - Technology ...
In Durham, England, corpses will soon be used to generate electricity. A crematorium is installing turbines in its burners that will convert waste heat from the ...