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As we look at how software will be evolving, traditional PC applications and mobile apps have some substantial differences, key among them the depth and flexibility traditional applications offer that are often an anathema to mobile users.
The applications, announced at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, could wind up being the glue that connects Lenovo's post-PC devices.
Citrix is merging its Branch Repeater, which delivers PC applications to virtual desktops with CloudBridge, which connects to Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and data centers.
One way IT can hasten their responsiveness to business requirements is in their ability to deliver applications to PC faster, better and cheaper.
Companies have developed and deployed thousands of applications designed for Windows. What do they do now that staff and customers are using Smartphones and Tablets and expect the same applications will be available. Gizmox thinks that it has the answer.
What it is:This App makes your Android device a wireless speaker.How it works:Download Windows or Linux executables on your machine...
Bringing together a smart thin-client and a mainframe-based, highly secure, well managed, virtualized industry standard system environment is the goal of this consortium. Customers needing military grade security while deploying popular PC applications ought to take notice.
Once you try out the improved mouse and keyboard controls in the Consumer Preview you may find you don't dislike the Metro interface at all. Take a look at the average consumer PC and the desktop is covered side to side, top to bottom with shortcuts to applications and documents; Metro tidies that up, makes it as wide a screen as you want and adds live tiles for glanceable information like weather reports and calendar information - just what desktop gadgets always promised.
jk-ware Universe of LIFE Theater is a playful PC application with forms of microorganism. Each form can be re-sized to display at the...
Enterprise app stores are quickly creating productivity and speed-to-value benefits for PC users and IT departments alike as they grapple with the new models around consumerization of IT. The author of a recent Ovum white paper on why app stores says they are increasingly important for enterprises as they consider ways to better track, manage, and distribute all of their applications.
VMware has detailed two projects and brought out a series of software updates to prepare for the 'post-PC world', where the focus is on applications and not hardware
Some Lion users miss their older Rosetta-dependent applications, which didn't make the cut in the latest Apple OS upgrade. However, a recent tip says that with a little effort — a download or two — it is possible to run Snow Leopard, the Rosetta Power-PC emulation libraries, and your older apps on a Lion machine.
The Kinect SDK for Windows 7 lets you plug a standard XBox Kinect sensor unit into your PC and use it to develop unique motion-driven games and applications.
Kapow Mobile Katalyst debuts as new means to rapidly convert web applications to mobile apps sans APIs
The post-PC era writing has gone from the wall to the tablet, and many enterprises, customer-facing retailers and service providers therefore want to make more of their web and business applications work on popular mobile smartphone and tablet devices such as Android and iOS.
Future applications will increasingly be based on HTML5 whether for mobile devices or PC space, says Google CEO at Mobile World Congress, who also addresses Android fragmentation issue.
Most of the applications I've encountered in the PC power management software space typically are delivered via a very traditional enterprise software licensing model. But I just came across a managed services provider, New Boundary Technologies, that seeks to offer this sort of service via the cloud.
Solid-state drives are now affordable enough to fit in your desktop PC or notebook, in order to speed up the loading of the OS and key applications. We put five contenders through their paces.
Some applications with bugs that are not exploitable when running in a not-virtualized operating system are rendered exploitable if running within a guest OS in Virtual PC.
Microsoft has updated the software development kit (SDK) for MultiPoint Mouse, a technology for creating applications that allow multiple students use their own mice to interact on the same PC. Meanwhile, Microsoft has fielded a public beta of Mouse Mischief, a Microsoft application for building PowerPoint apps that builds on top of the SDK.
I've always been a bit skeptical about the idea of a Surface PC. I just haven't seen many interesting use cases in education that wouldn't be served as well or better (and more cheaply) by an interactive whiteboard or even a tablet PC of some sort. However, new technologies out of the Swedish Norrköping Visualization Center demonstrate designed primarily for forensics have potentially broad applications in education as well.
I subscribed to just a couple select real (not web-based) magazines and one of my favorite is iPhone Life. FYI, this used to be the Smartphone and Pocket PC magazine that has since transitioned into this iPhone version. I have contributed articles in the past and in the current issue you will find my article on the two premier Office applications, Documents To Go and QuickOffice. You can get actually get this issue now for free if you want to check it out. They are also available in bookstores and retail shopping stores around the country.
Lenovo on Tuesday announced its ThinkPad X200 Tablet PC and ThinkPad T400s laptop, both with capacitive multitouch technology for business users and "SimpleTap," a proprietary interface for touch applications.
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