From the first moment I picked up Amazon's new large-format e-reader, the Kindle DX, I liked it. The plastic was smooth to the touch, the flat e-ink screen was easy on the eyes, and the large 9.
When did the news industry become like the music industry - a group of finger-pointing businesses trying to find someone else to blame for their woes?In both the music and news industries, the adoption of new technology completely disrupted a long-standing business model.
The European Parliament has voted through a massive tranche of reforms for the European telecommunications sector, including a significant net-neutrality amendment.
Run business process management (BPM) applications in data centers anywhere on the planet, scale up, scale down as your business needs change, and never worry about losing a process if a server or an entire location goes down.This is the market Active Endpoints is aiming at with ActiveVOS 6.
I admit that my post yesterday on the AT&T E71x may have sounded a bit harsh, but the overabundance of non-removable trial games and apps on the default menu screen and some other missing functions ticked me off. After calming down a bit (I did pay AT&T $340 for the phone) and diving into the E71x I now have it doing about 90% of what the SIM unlocked E71 NAM can do and it looks like I will be keeping the device. In looking at the available messaging-focused devices at the AT&T store the E71x is one of the best devices available for less than $100 (the refurb BlackJack II and BB Curve are also nice devices) and if you stay tuned to my Nokia Experts site you will find lots of ways to make your E71x even better.
The world's largest oil and gas industry convention is in Houston this week. Its called the Offshore Technology Conference or OTC.
Amazon chief Jeff Bezos says his company's new Kindle DX will save paper, help students get better grades, reduce "evil" ink cartridges, and boost newspapers.
Like its predecessors, Windows 7 contains a Windows Explorer feature that can be exploited by virus writers, according to Finnish security company F-Secure
I attended RSA Conference a couple weeks ago. I also attended a couple of tweet-ups in San Francisco last week around the Inbound Marketing Summit.
Some 1,344 domains containing better-known name of H1N1 virus were registered last weekend, says F-Secure, but there remains only one reported exploit.
In current economic climate, IT heads may do well to monitor often overlooked costs such as maintenance contracts, training and certification.
Microsoft has come under fire for spreadsheet interoperability issues in its ODF implementation within Office 2007 SP2, but says it is an issue inherent with the standard.
Post Office keen to take fingerprints and facial scans
Businesses facing a desktop PC-less future?
OK, so my friends thought I was nuts for spending nigh-onto $300 on my iPhone a couple of years ago. Now, Amazon wants to charge close to $500 (yes, I know it's officially $489, but have you paid sales tax lately) for the new Kindle DX.
Manchester will be the first place where the public can volunteer for an identity card, with other cities set to follow its lead in a strategy to stagger the national rollout
IT and telecommunications professionals in the country not seeing fall in salary and demand for certain skills continue to be high, says recruiting company.