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  • News: Citi considering supercomputer analytics

    Citigroup is planning to use an IBM Watson supercomputer to drive better analytics.

  • News: Thomson Reuters feeds tap stock sentiment from social networks

    Thomson Reuters has made a major upgrade to its market feeds by adding analysis of content from social media sites.

  • News: New iPads, iPhoto for iOS, and Apple TV

    The iPad has some new capabilities--if not a new name--and that's just one of the Apple products unveiled Wednesday. On this episode of the Macworld Podcast, we dive into each and every announcement coming out of Wednesday's press event--from the iPad to iOS app updates to Apple TV--with three Macworld editors who were on hand at the Yerba Buena Theater in San Francisco.

  • Opinion: One on One With Jay 'Saurik' Freeman, Creator of Cydia for Jailbroken iPhones

    If you're one of the millions of people who have jailbroken their iOS device, you undoubtedly know and love the unofficial app store known as Cydia. The hub for unapproved apps, hacks, and UI tweaks has become so ubiquitous with iOS hacking that most jailbreak tools install Cydia automatically."

  • News: Ray Ozzie's startup has mobility, communications at core

    Ray Ozzie, the former chief software architect at Microsoft, has given a few more hints about what his new startup will do.

  • News: iPad announcement through the eyes of Twitter

    Nowadays who needs to watch an Apple product announcement? All you really need to do is be on Twitter, if you can keep up with all the tweets.

  • News: Apple's New iPad Stays Firmly Ahead of the Tablet Pack

    Apple takes the tablet lead over the Android masses with its third-generation iPad announced today. Thanks to an impressive hi-def Retinal display coupled with a bounty of iPad-optimized apps, Apple once again has the tablet to beat.

  • News: Facebook expands support for third-party apps

    Facebook has expanded the number of ways third-party applications can update Facebook users' timelines, the company announced Wednesday.

  • News: iTunes 10.6 adds 1080p support, iTunes Match improvements

    On Wednesday, Apple released an updated version of iTunes to add support for 1080p video and address several issues with iTunes Match.

  • News: Summary: New iPad, new Apple TV, new iPhoto app, and more

    Apple unveiled a new iPad on Wednesday, with a new name that sounds a lot like its old name. The third-generation iPad is called, simply, iPad. It sports a retina display, much-improved camera, voice dictation, and optional LTE wireless broadband support. The new iPad is just a smidgen thicker and heavier than its immediate predecessor. And the new iPad was but one announcement at Apple's media event, which also saw the introduction of a new, 1080p-supporting Apple TV, a new universal iPhoto app, and significant updates to Apple's mobile iWork suite, GarageBand, and iMovie. (You can watch the entire event at Apple's website.)

  • News: Tech firms launch new QA internship program

    A group of U.S. technology companies has launched an IT internship program aimed at helping low-income young people get a start in the industry through quality assurance jobs.

  • News: Apple updates iMovie, GarageBand, iWork for iOS

    An Apple event wouldn't be much fun without some software updates, and the company had them in spades on Wednesday: Apple showed off new features for GarageBand, iMovie, and the iWork productivity suite, all of which complement the newly announced iPad.

  • News: Google improves Docs PDF search

    Users of the Google Docs office productivity suite will be able to do full-text searches within more documents in PDF format, expanding on a recent improvement to the suite's PDF search capabilities.

  • News: iPhoto for iOS arrives on the App Store

    Apple's mobile suite of iLife apps is now complete. On Wednesday, the company rolled out iPhoto for iOS, which joins mobile versions of GarageBand and iMovie in the App Store.

  • Opinion: Nvidia Jumps on Board with the Linux Foundation

    Hardly a week goes by these days without some fresh news that another company has joined the Linux Foundation, and it's always exciting to hear about the organization's continuing growth.

  • News: Japanese support comes to Siri in iOS 5.1 update

    Japanese-speaking iPhone 4S owners will now get a chance to chat with Siri. Apple on Wednesday rolled out iOS 5.1, which adds Japanese language support for the iPhone 4S's artificially intelligent assistant.

  • News: Will Windows 8 Tablets Have What It Takes to Succeed?

    Microsoft is ready to join the tablet party this year with Windows 8. As dominant as the Apple iPad is, there is demand out there for a more versatile and powerful mobile platform. So far, Android tablets and other rivals like the HP TouchPad and BlackBerry PlayBook have failed to capture much attention, so there is still an opportunity there for Microsoft.

  • News: NHS: We still have national IT

    The NHS will retain some nationally managed IT as part of its forthcoming Informatics Strategy, even if local bodies are given more control of decision making.

  • News: FinancialForce.com rolls out enhanced accounting, services applications

    FinancialForce.com announced a string of enhancements to its cloud-based applications for accounting and professional services automation on Wednesday, heating up its rivalry with the likes of NetSuite and its OpenAir division.

  • Opinion: Dealing with spam when Mail won't cut it

    Reader Dave Griep has tired of some of the email he’s received. He writes:



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