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1 hr ago | ComputerWorld
When you're racing a solar powered experiment on wheels across the Australian outback, the last thing you need is IT equipment failure. Thankfully this wasn't the case for the University of Western Sydney's solar car team in 2013's 3000 kilometre race from Darwin to Adelaide.
2 hrs ago | Joystiq
While Nintendo has its 3DS and Sony has its PlayStation Vita to please gamers on the go, Microsoft stands alone as the only major competitor in the modern games industry without a portable device dedicated to gaming. And well, for modder Ed Zarick, that just won't do.
3 hrs ago | International Business Times
The Apple logo is pictured inside the newly opened Omotesando Apple store at a shopping district in Tokyo June 26, 2014. Picture taken June 26. Apart from the slim form factor, the upcoming MacBook notebook will also feature the much-loved Retina display and a trackpad with no buttons.
7 hrs ago | Engadget
Happy Sunday, and welcome to another edition of Feedback Loop ! By now, you're probably sick of hearing about the Apple Watch. Thankfully, though, our community members have some great discussions for you this week.
9 hrs ago | Finextra Research news
Everything seems like it is connected to the Internet, just about, including TVs, home thermostats, sprinkler controls, door locks, egg trays , tooth brushes , and more. A study by HP shows that 70 percent of devices have vulnerabilities.
14 hrs ago | InformationWeek
I don't even use 128 GB on my primary workstation! And I find myself wondering: Who would want or need this much? On the one hand, it's easy to suggest that Apple is going for the market of hipsters who download five zillion songs and podcasts and apps. But on the other hand, this suggests that Apple is even more fervently going after the highly-regulated mega-big data enterprises.
Samsung's first Android tablet -- the 7-inch Galaxy Tab -- was not a cheap tablet, but it set a precedent for small tablets. This helped ultimately influence the development of Apple's iPad Mini.
My daughter started college this year, and we've discovered the type of backpack she used in high school isn't working for her new environment. In high school, she needed a giant bag to carry a ton of books.
China has been making major inroads into Africa despite the unfairly bad reputation they have acquired in Africa regarding the quality of some of their work and products Baffour's Beefs with Baffour Ankomah IF you have been in a plane of late, you will have more affinity with what I am reporting today. The hordes of Chinese nationals going everywhere in Africa have become a major fixture on African aircraft and a wonder to behold.
Intel named the winners of its Technology Innovation Accelerated Awards here at the Intel Developer Forum , awarding Alcatel-Lucent, Lenovo, and Microsoft "Best of Show" prizes for "exceptional use of Intel technology." Alcatel-Lucent's CloudBand platform was recognized as "Best of Show" in the software and services category, while Lenovo won top honors in the hardware category for its redesigned ThinkPad Helix 2-in-1 powered by Intel's new Core M chips , and Microsoft's Windows Storage Server 2012 R2 Essentials took home a "Best of Show" trophy in the combined solutions category.
The Apple Watch validates, mainstreams and leads the smartwatch category, even though it doesn't exist yet. As with the two previous Apple revolutions , the nature of and the reasons for the revolution are completely lost on the so-called experts who dominate the conversation.
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A year is a long time in smartphone technology today, so remember if you can the changes that have taken place over the last decade. In 2004, Apple had only just started working on development of its iPhone and no one outside the company knew about it, Samsung was focused on the South Korean market, and the hottest thing in wireless was the success of the I-mode mobile Internet service in Japan.
Toyota is recalling 130,000 2014 Toyota Tundra pickups because their side curtain airbags may not deploy properly. Some of the covers weren't installed correctly.
Taiwanese computer manufacturer Acer has just announced their latest hybrid Aspire R 13 device, where it happens to be a convertible notebook which is capable of making the transition between different kinds of notebook and tablet style modes of operation. For instance, the R 13 Series will boast of Acer's very own Ezel Aero hinge which would pave the way for the display to rotate into half a dozen different positions.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 07:54 pm
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