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Software Smack Talk Playbook

You can predict what one vendor will say about another - just look at where each is in their evolution. Trash talk happens all the time in the tech space. See the game plan unfold before you in this satire post. Enjoy...

June 19, 2012

GPUs offer analytics boost

Graphics processing good fit with data analytics but enterprise uptake will take time to peak due to lack of optimized software and expertise to build such apps, industry insiders say.

May 18, 2012 by

The Paperless Society

I'm an old guy who grew up when paper was king and digital was something that applied to technology used in the Apollo space program.So with guys like me around, I think print will survive for some time.

January 15, 2012

Sweating the details - everywhere in the world

There are so many things about Windows Phone that are effortlessly delightful, from the clean layout to the proper font to the smooth animations to the only touchscreen keyboard I can actually type on. (Although, having tried both US and UK phones, I'm disappointed that the US keyboard is far better at autocorrection, particularly when I hit the 'b' key between two words instead of the space - a UK phone never corrects that, a US phone gets it right every time.

August 5, 2011 by

'Epic' GP-B NASA probe proves Einstein right

Nearly half a century in the planning, armed with 13 new technologies and four of the most perfect spheres ever created, NASA's $750 million Gravity Probe B (GP-B)'s troubled mission is finally over.After 16 months of in-orbit data gathering and almost five years of data analysis, GP-B has mapped the space-time vortex that Einstein predicted would be created by the Earth's movement in space.

May 4, 2011 by

Nvidia unleashes GeForce GTX 590 dual-GPU graphics card in time for Crysis 2, but does it beat AMD Radeon 6990?

AMD got the jump on the latest dual-GPU graphics card skirmish with the Radeon HD 6990, but Nvidia's long-awaited GeForce GTX 590 is now finally confirmed -- and craftily timed right around the release date for Crysis 2.The GTX 590 combines a pair of Nvidia's GTX 580s, though clocked down mildly (as often happens in dual-GPU monstrosities like this) to 607MHz.

March 23, 2011 by

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