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Apple's new iOS 6 packed with features

Apple's Scott Forstall demos a new beta version of iOS. The revamped mobile operating system includes an upgrade to Siri, Facebook integration, and FaceTime connectivity through a cellular network. There's also a new feature called Passbook, which stores boarding passes, store cards, and movie tickets.

June 11, 2012

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Apple launches 3D maps on iOS 6

Apple's Scott Forstall previews the company's new in-house 3D mapping technology at WWDC 2012 in San Francisco. The feature will offer GPS navigation, turn-by-turn directions, and a traffic service that shows you the location of accidents, courtesy of crowd-sourcing.

June 11, 2012

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The Countdown to Windows 8

The finishing touches are being put on the code and Windows 8 is just about ready for prime time...or is it? There are still lots of questions around the new Metro UI, the Start Menu and support for the Windows OS's of the recent past. Join host Jonas Tichenor along with Windows experts and authors Ed Bott and Rafael Rivera as they breakdown Microsoft's latest offering as it prepares to hit the market.

June 11, 2012

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Behind the Headlines: The Inside Scoop on the Oracle vs Google Trial

The ongoing patent wars by tech giants Google and Oracle might seem a bit hard to understand at times, but the implications of this case will likely change technology copyright history. If you're having trouble following all the developments, check out this ZDNet Hot Topics webcast, hosted by Jonas Tichenor and featuring journalists who have been inside the courtroom. ZDNet Editor Rachel King, CNET Editor Dan Farber and ZDNet Contributor Steven Vaughan-Nichols bring in depth analysis of this case and what its likely going to mean for the future of JAVA and even patents on intellectual property.

May 31, 2012

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Your IT Department: Cost Center or Business Model

Is it possible to completely transform IT and turn it into a profit center?The short answer is yes, but it won’t be easy. Join Hot Topic host, Jonas Tichenor, ZDNet contributor Dana Gardner and the CTO of The Open Group, Dave Lounsbury to learn about the trends helping to redefine traditional IT.

May 16, 2012

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Up in cyber arms: AusCERT 2012

The cyber arms race has kicked off — a development that will likely lead to some rather unusual negotiations between countries, according to Mikko Hypponen, chief research officer at F-Secure.

May 16, 2012 by Munir Kotadia

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The I.T. Factor: The New Mobile Reality of BYOD

The business world is just starting to catch up to the trend. Workers are faced with older technology, slow laptops or both, graciously provided by their company, are bringing their own to the office. Their current and fast devices offer more freedom and familiarity, but it comes with a possible cost to the enterprise. So how can organizations balance what employees want with what can be properly managed?Join Emmy Award winning journalist Jonas Tichenor as he dives into the trend with ZDNet Editor-in-Chief Larry Dignan and TechRepublic Editor-in-Chief Jason Hiner. You'll get a better perspective on what's driving the trend in the enterprise and where it may be going in the future.

May 10, 2012 by ZDNet

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