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Surfmark for Education

Surfmark is an online research application that encourages critical thinking and helps students learn how to synthesize and integrate...

December 9, 2014 by Apple Surfmark

8 basic options for mobile printing

Want to print something out using your tablet or smartphone? Although many mobile printing applications are still rather rudimentary, here are some applications you might want to research.

March 12, 2013 by

Oracle's customers a bit baffled by Fusion strategy, says report

"Despite Oracle’s extensive marketing efforts, our survey results and our daily inquiries with Oracle customers suggest that Oracle’s strategy and road map for Oracle Fusion Applications isn’t getting through," says Forrester Research.

February 11, 2013

CoCoRaHS Observer

CoCoRaHS Observer for iOS is an application that lets registered volunteer Observers submit their daily precipitation reports via their...

December 8, 2014 by Steve Woodruff

US R&D security firm opens lab in Vic

US research and development (R&D) company Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) has set up shop in Victoria, with plans to set up a regional cybersecurity centre in Melbourne.

April 16, 2012 by

PSU Research

* PSU Research Version 1.0 *PSU Research Application aims to promote research and researchers of Prince of Songkla University.The main...

November 27, 2014 by Research and Development Office

Nvidia focuses on GPUs with Chinese researchers

Graphics specialist Nvidia has teamed up with the Beijing Genomics Institute to develop research applications that make use of GPUs.The link-up, announced on Thursday, will yield the creation of a Joint Innovation Lab to tweak bioinformatics applications for GPU acceleration.

July 9, 2011 by

Fujitsu report compares green IT credentials across financial services sector

Which industry stands to gain the most from energy efficiency, power management, and other green IT strategies?According to research funded by technology giant Fujitsu, the answer is financial services -- which consume enormous amounts of computing power with their various mission-critical transactions and applications that demand real-time processing and response.

April 11, 2011 by

Govt renews developer dataset site

Federal Special Minister of State Gary Gray today announced the launch of a new data.gov.au site, which provides public sector information for developers and other parties to use for research or creating useful applications.

March 9, 2011 by

Power surge predicted for power management software

The market for power management software -- utility-type applications that help companies ensure that computers and servers are conserving energy when they are not in use -- reached roughly $168 million in 2010, according to Pike Research. But the category will surge in the next four years, reaching $783 million by 2015, the firm predicts.

February 10, 2011 by

Storing it up: New York town using 8MW energy storage system

If the past two weeks are any indication, energy storage technology advances will be a big topic this year for us green-tech and cleantech blogger types. Last week, many of you were interested in an item I posted about some ultracapacitor research being undertaken by Maxwell Technologies that could have applications in the mobile space and next week, I'm gearing up for a briefing about available battery technologies related to electric vehicles.

January 11, 2011 by

More apparent evidence of cloud computing's inherent green-ness

Last month, Microsoft and Accenture published some research explicitly exploring the energy consumption of running certain Microsoft apps off the cloud versus hosting them in a private data center. The implication was clear, even though the research was obviously self-interested: for the applications in question, sourcing software from the cloud was more energy-efficient than the on-premise alternative.

December 6, 2010 by

TechnologyOne to make its software mobile

After establishing a new research and development centre and headquarters in May, enterprise IT provider TechnologyOne has established a small team to port its enterprise offerings into mobile applications for tablet and smartphone devices, with the company's chief executive officer (CEO) describing the mobile space as a key growth area.

November 21, 2010 by

10 best carbon and energy management software tools

Has your organization budgeted for enterprise carbon and energy management software in 2011? There are countless applications to consider -- close to 100 by some counts -- but research firm Verdantix has whittled down that list to 10 providers that it believes are leaders in this burgeoning category.

November 16, 2010 by

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