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1 min ago |

Microsoft's Last Stand

To many consumers the IBM and Apple partnership probably sounded semi-interesting.


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, IBM, Sales, Business News

4 hrs ago | Foreign Policy

Warnings for the U.S. military about innovation and the information...

Here I want to focus on Michael Horowitz 's warnings for the U.S. military in his book The Diffusion of Military Power .


Related Topix: Computers

4 hrs ago |

George Michael Protects Against Hackers By Clearing Online Searches

Singer George Michael clears out the Internet search history on his personal computer every day as he is terrified of cyber-crooks and phone-hackers.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, George Michael, Computers, Wham!

4 hrs ago | Evening News

Convicted paedophile spared jail in Newcastle is now living in Norwich

Andrew Douglas's career was left in tatters after his desire to look at pictures of children being abused was discovered by detectives.


5 hrs ago | Government Executive

Hacker Breached NOAA Satellite Data from Contractor's PC

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration satellite data was stolen from a contractor's personal computer last year, but the agency could not investigate the incident because the employee refused to turn over the PC, according to a new inspector general report.


Related Topix: Computer Security

5 hrs ago | Front

Back-to-school sales-tax holiday gets closer

A sales-tax holiday on back-to-school goods returns Aug. 1, 2 and 3, meaning the 7.5 percent tax won't be charged for certain goods that weekend.


Related Topix: Computers, Florida, Florida Government, Rick Scott, US Governors

6 hrs ago | PC Magazine

Why PC Sales Have Stalled

I recently got my hands on a rather interesting piece of research that showed how certain age groups use technology.


Related Topix: Social Software

6 hrs ago |

Up or down?

Have you ever wondered if a website is available for everyone except you? I'll show you how to find out.


Related Topix: Social Software, Google, Startups, Computers

8 hrs ago | Asian Correspondent

Leaks confirm attacks on Hong Kong's press

Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai Chee-ying, owner of the Hong Kong and Taiwan newspaper Apple Daily.


Related Topix: Computers

12 hrs ago | Mashable

'Halt and Catch Fire' Episode 9 Recap: It's a Mac Attack

In 1983, an IBM Personal Computer could set you back about $5,000; but that's just the price of the computer itself.


Related Topix: Computers, IBM

Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Courier

Phone scam warning given for Ballarat

The scam involves a real person calling unsuspecting victims, claiming they are a Microsoft employee and offering to fix PC viruses.


CNet News

Dell Panel: BYOD, IoT Increase Security Challenges

A group of Dell experts, customers and partners, as well as analysts and journalists, debate the issues of security in a rapidly evolving IT world.


Related Topix: Personal Web Systems, Dell, Science, Computer Science

Seeking Alpha

Apple's Q3: iPhone Does Well Across Price Points; Mac Defies Shrinking PC Market

Apple announced its fiscal Q3 2014 results on July 22, reporting a reasonably strong set of numbers that beat market expectation on earnings, although revenues were slightly lower than anticipated.


Related Topix: iPhone, Apple, Startups, Ipad, Science / Technology, Computers

The Post-Standard

Entrepreneur Karen Goetz on leading change: If you don't...

Karen Goetz is president and CEO of Inforia, a medical records company headquartered in Armory Square.


Related Topix: Computers

Sat Jul 26, 2014


Images: The Blue Berry

The Blue Berry Inside the orbit of a single Pinot Noir berry, the world collapses to shades of green and blue.


Related Topix: Drink, Wine

Denton Record-Chronicle

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Shiny, new computer smell , and look at all the pretty backlit buttons and keys! It's always nice to get a new rig, because it is faster, has more hard-drive space and may even be in a fetching new color.


Related Topix: Family, Teenagers


How Microsoft's Surface Pro 3 Stacks Up A Month Later

Microsoft has a new Surface tablet/PC hybrid, and it's a departure from their first- and second-generation versions of the Surface line, with an all-new design and a bigger, better display.


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Computers, Arts, Industrial Design (Product Design)


Don't Bet Against Apple

When Steve Jobs launched the iPad in January 2010, it was the culmination of a post-PC vision that Jobs said would transform computing.


Related Topix: Apple, Startups, Steve Jobs, Ipad, Science / Technology, Computers

Fri Jul 25, 2014

NBR Newsroom

The Moxie Sessions: The next 25 years of the internet: boon, bust or bore?

Every month, The Moxie Sessions bring together a small group of Auckland business thinkers to discuss how New Zealand can take advantage of the Internet to boost its competitiveness.


Related Topix: Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Science, Computer Science

Press Start: Welcome to the world of PC gaming - part 1

It's been approximately 10 years or so since I've played a video game on a PC - other than the indie titles like FTL or FEZ - but after my decade long absence from the platform I decided it was finally time to pick up a gaming PC and see how much things have changed.


Related Topix: FTL, Fez, FTL Team, Polytron Corp., Video Games, The Last of Us, SCEA, Naughty Dog, Thief, Eidos Montreal, Tomb Raider, Crystal Dynamics, Square Enix