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Dell offers new thin client solution

At the Gartner IT Expo in Orlando Dell announced what it calls (and has trademarked) On-Demand Desktop Streaming. Basically, the company has dressed up a thin client-based,  solution, using Citrix software for streaming operating systems, applications and data, with a fancy name using the current buzzwords"on demand" and "streaming.

October 10, 2007 by Dan Farber


Emerging trends: 3D printing; robots galore; human augmentation

Gartner unveiled its emerging technologies outlook for technologies we'll see in more than 10 years and it's a landscape filled with robots, human augmentation and collective intelligence. Jackie Fenn, an analyst at Gartner, walked through a bevy of technologies--some that are around today but just haven't hit prime time.

October 10, 2007 by


Google 3D data enters the virtual world

This week the virtual world is opening up a new realm. Daniel Terdiman reports that Multiverse Network is partnering with Google to create a new online 3D environment for the masses, including simulations useful in a business context.

October 9, 2007 by Dan Farber

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