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52 min ago | CRN

Is Apple's Free Os X Beta a Sign Of Big Changes?

Apple released a free beta of its OS X operating system to all Mac users, raising the prospect of big changes ahead for the look and feel of OS X. In a post on the OS X Beta Seed Program website, Apple said the aim of the new seed program is to allow current Apple customers to "test-drive beta software and provide quality and usability feedback ... (more)


Related Topix: Apple, Startups, Madison, CT, iPhone

52 min ago | National Public Radio

Tech Tips: Add 2nd Layer Of Protection Online

Browsers are supposed to keep passwords and other sensitive data safe, but a technical flaw in a widely used padlock security technology allows hackers to grab the information anyway.


Related Topix: Computer Security, Science / Technology, Social Software, Startups, Facebook, Computers, Google

2 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

Here's Why ASUS May Be Intel's Key Smartphone Partner

Anybody familiar with the PC space knows that ASUS is one of the most trusted brands for PC motherboards, monitors, graphics cards, and notebook/desktop computers.


Related Topix: Startups, Intel, Computers, CPU, Science / Technology, Apple

7 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

Newly Released Lenovo ThinkCentre M73 Thin Client Runs Unified...

Devon IT today announced the expanded Lenovo thin client portfolio - with the new ThinkCentre M73 thin client - now running a fully unified operating system and thin client management suite.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, CPU, Startups, Intel

8 hrs ago | The Red Ferret Journal

EyeFi Mobi SD Desktop - you can now wirelessly connect your DSLR to ...

EyeFi Mobi SD Desktop - you can now wirelessly connect your DSLR to your computer, not just phone or tablet [Freeware] The good folk at Eye-Fi have established a solid reputation for producing cool WiFi enabled SD cards which can transfer data from cameras to phones and other devices without cables, and they've just announced a cool new upgrade to ... (more)


Related Topix: Eye-Fi, Startups, Computers, Wireless, Emerging Technology, Cameras

10 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

45 Percent of UAE Residents Purchase their IT Products at GITEX Shopper

Acer Iconia A1-830, a 7.9-inch Android tablet with a stylish and stunning design, fast performance and vibrant IPS display are sure to be a hit with the consumers The survey also revealed that purchasing decisions were swayed in equal measure by brand loyalty, and deals on offer during shopper, while only 12 percent considered the price of the ... (more)


Related Topix: Science / Technology, CPU

14 hrs ago | CRN

Partners: Nokia Name Change Shows Nadella Serious About Making Smartphone Gains

Microsoft's decision to rename Nokia as Microsoft Mobile shows that new CEO Satya Nadella is determined to make gains in the mobile market.


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Nokia, Wireless, Telecom, Oakbrook Terrace, IL

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Toshiba Starts Mass Production of World's First 15nm NAND Flash Memories

Toshiba Corporation today announced that it has developed the world's first 15-nanometer *1 process technology, which will apply to 2-bit-per-cell 128-gigabit NAND flash memories.


Related Topix: Computers, Toshiba


Apple Partners Don't Anticipate Large-Screen iPhone 6 Delay

Apple partners said they put no stock in a report that the company will hold off on delaying a large-screen iPhone 6 to compete with the Samsung Galaxy line.


Related Topix: iPhone, Apple, Startups, Waitsfield, VT


Google Glass dips its toe into iOS pool

As Google added a taste of iOS functionality to Glass, one analyst said the move is just the beginning of efforts to draw in Apple users to the computerized eyewear.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Apple, iPod touch App, iPad App, Twitter, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, iPhone

Sys-Con Media

WiLAN Files Appeal in Patent Dispute with Apple

RE37,802 . On April 3, 2014, Judge Rodney Gilstrap of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, ruled that the Jury had no basis for invalidating the 802 patent at the trial of the WiLAN vs. Apple lawsuit in October 2013.


Related Topix: Federal Circuit Court of Appeals, US News

News 4 Jax

Cash for old electronics

Got an old computer stashed in a storage room? Or an ancient cell phone junked in a kitchen drawer? Just in time for Earth Day, Consumer Reports ShopSmart magazine has some advice on what to do with old electronics and maybe make money in the process.


Related Topix: Computers, Cell Phones, Cellphones, Electronics, Ipad, Science / Technology

Al Bawaba

Dell OaO1O O O O O O O U O U Usu O U U...OaU U U O O U O U ...

The lightweight Dell Venue 8 Pro runs Windows 8.1, has a bright HD IPS display, advanced connectivity options and provides long battery life Dell will unveil an expanded range of mobile and tablet solutions at GITEX Shopper 2014, meeting the needs of customers whose professional and personal connectivity requirements are now overlapping on a daily ... (more)


Related Topix: Science / Technology, CPU, Startups, Intel

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Los Angeles Times

D.A. says no charges warranted over L.A. schools' iPad contract

The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office has reviewed an internal L.A. school district report on its iPad contract and concluded that criminal charges are not warranted.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Los Angeles County, CA, Emerging Technology, Wireless

Business Journal

Lenovo donates devices to new facility for recovering U.S. troops

The Chinese computer maker, which has announced more than $5 billion in acquisitions so far this year, on Monday announced a partnership with the new USO Warrior and Family Center at Bethesda in Fort Belvoir, Va.


Related Topix: Computers, Fort Belvoir, VA

PC World

Samsung's 28-inch 4K monitor price drops to under $600

The price of Samsung's latest 28-inch 4K monitor has dropped by $100 to just under $600, which could be a precursor to 4K monitor prices further plummeting as the technology goes mainstream.


Related Topix: Cameras, Computers


Uber Giveaway: Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro, Yoga Tablet 8 and Mixx 2

Lenovo and Ubergizmo are joining forces to give away three great devices to three lucky winners.


Related Topix: Computers, Gadgets


Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet Review: Beauty, Brains and a Beach Body

Mashable Choice highlights the products and services we've tested and would recommend to others.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, iPod touch App, iPad App, Twitter, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Speakers, CPU, Science / Technology

Seeking Alpha

Hewlett-Packard Gets A $40 Price Target, Tablets Will Help Achieve This

Hewlett-Packard's low trailing and forward P/E ratios hints of underpricing and Deutsche Bank's Buy recommendation should be heeded by bargain hunters.


Related Topix: Hewlett Packard, HP, Computers, IBM, Microsoft, Startups


The Wall Street Journal: Apple, Google vie to offer exclusive game apps

A long-running battle between Apple Inc. and Google Inc. for mobile dominance is spreading to the most lucrative genre of apps: videogames.


Related Topix: Apple, Startups, Google, Video Games, San Francisco, CA