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2 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
It's important to understand that like the iPhone before it, the Apple Watch isn't at all what its name would imply. Let's call it what it is: a wrist-top computer.
6 hrs ago | Computer And Video Games
Take a look at the Dragon 32, Swansea toy company Mettoy's knee-jerk attempt to get some loving as the ZX81 and VIC-20 started cascading into British homes. Mettoy's source of inspiration was an odd one: Tandy's American TRS-80 Color Computer, or CoCo to some of its fans.
10 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus
A CHARITY is appealing for donations of unwanted laptop computers to help improve the IT skills of carers across Airedale. The organisation's CReate service runs free weekly IT workshops for carers in Airedale, as well as Bradford and Ilkley .
15 hrs ago | AME Info
Key Responsibilities a Install, configure and maintain servers, PCs, peripherals, IT tools/equipment, packaged software, antivirus, utilities, software tools and software patches. a Install, administer and upgrade the computer network infrastructure.
While many parents allow their children to bathe in the glow of tablets, smartphones and computers day and night, Steve Jobs limited the time his kids spent on gadgets at home. When Steve Jobs was running Apple, he was known to call journalists to either pat them on the back for a recent article or, more often than not, explain how they got it wrong.
There have been an upsurge in complaints about a cold call computer virus scam in B.C. Seniors in B.C. have reported a surge in cold calls warning them that their computers have been infected with a virus-and if they give the caller remote access to their machine, it can be fixed. The problem is, there's no way for anyone to know if you are having computer problems, until they access your machine and, in this particular scenario, that access comes with a fee.
Telecenters, libraries, schools, and other public places where people access computer technology generally must decide which information and communication technologies to make available to the public. These decisions are often made based on a conception of which ICT uses are worthwhile, and often venues end up privileging instrumental uses-when people use the technology as an instrument toward productive goals-over non-instrumental uses, such as gaming or chatting.
A laptop owner repeatedly begged members of the public for money in York city centre because he had run out of electricity, York Magistrates Court heard. Anthony Hugh Turner, 35, of Aberforth House, Lowther Street, York, was seen begging on Skeldergate Bridge on July 28, and on the same bridge and on Finkle Street on July 30. He told district judge Adrian Lower he had run out of electricity because he had left his laptop computer on and needed some money to get his electricity back on.
Cloud computing involves displacing data storage and processing from the user's computer on to remote servers. It can provide users with more storage space and computing power that they can then access from anywhere in the world rather than having to connect to a single desktop or other computer with its finite resources.
A federal appeals court has overturned a Washington state man's conviction for possessing and distributing child pornography. The court in San Francisco ruled Friday that a U.S. Navy investigator who discovered the material in Michael Dreyer's computer violated law that restricts the military from enforcing civilian law.
Apple CEO Tim Cook began working for the company in 1998. He was recruited by Steve Jobs from Compaq, where he was perfectly content.
It has been remarked that, "We find IT investment everywhere, except in the productivity statistics." The thought was occasioned by the observation that business investment in IT did not appear to be producing any measurable increases in productivity.
HP ultimately pays a $108 million tab to put violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act behind it in Russia, Poland and Mexico. The fine was part of a $108 million total tab to settle similar charges in Mexico and Poland and pay regulatory penalties.
Features in many new cars that are widely seen as the first steps toward a self-driving future may also making cars more susceptible to cyber crime, according to a recent study. New technologies like park assist, adaptive cruise control and collision prevention are some of the first to hold an active role in driving.
Reshma Saujani and a Girls Who Code participant visit AppNexus, an online advertising company based in New York City. In 2010 while campaigning unsuccessfully for a seat in Congress from New York State, Reshma Saujani visited a lot of schools.
The CEO and co-founder of Oculus VR is giving the University of Maryland $31 million - the largest gift in university history - to construct a computer science building. University officials said late Thursday that alumnus Brendan Iribe's gift will help build the Brendan Iribe Center for Computer Science and Innovation.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 05:28 pm
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