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  • News: OnLive gaming service hits iPhones and Android

    Cloud-based gaming service OnLive is to be made available for Apple iPhones, iPads and devices running Google Android.

  • News: Microsoft, GE forming healthcare joint venture

    Microsoft and General Electric's healthcare IT business are setting up a 50:50 joint venture to develop and market an open, interoperable technology platform and clinical applications for enabling better population health management, the companies said Thursday.

  • News: BATS Chi-X hardware failure floors Linux share trading platform for entire day

    Trading at BATS Chi-X, the largest Europe-wide electronic stock exchange, was yesterday unavailable for an entire day after a serious hardware component failure knocked out operations on its Linux-based matching engine.

  • News: Microsoft, GE forming healthcare joint venture

    Microsoft and General Electric's healthcare IT business are setting up a 50:50 joint venture to develop and market an open, interoperable technology platform and clinical applications for enabling better population health management, the companies said Thursday.

  • News: Remains of the Day: Take a swipe out of crime

    The iPhone is walking the beat, Apple's spaceship is getting closer to liftoff, and how would you like to work for with Siri? The remainders for Wednesday, December 7, 2011 are clocking off.

  • News: EMC's Greenplum goes big in data analytics

    The Greenplum division of EMC is building a single data analytics platform that can crunch both structured and unstructured data and give a broad range of users the tools to study an enterprise's information.

  • News: Yahoo simplifies access to BOSS search development platform

    Yahoo will introduce on Wednesday several new features in its Search BOSS application development platform intended to make it easier for programmers and web publishers to adopt and use.

  • News: Kmart to replace LAN with Ethernet switches

    Kmart Australia will replace its local area network infrastructure with Ethernet switches, with the project set to support some 180 stores across Australia and New Zealand.

  • News: Microsoft releases official Xbox Live app for iOS

    In a surprise move, Microsoft on Wednesday released an official iOS client for its Xbox Live online service dubbed My Xbox LIVE. The app comes on the heels of the redesigned Xbox Dashboard interface that Microsoft began rolling out earlier in the week.

  • News: Dell, Salesforce.com deepen partnership around SMB cloud app delivery

    Dell is rounding out its cloud CRM (customer relationship management) service with the addition of Salesforce.com's Service Cloud customer-service software, the companies announced Wednesday.

  • News: IBM launches enterprise social collaboration apps for tablets

    Responding to increased use of tablets within workplaces, IBM will release on Wednesday several mobile applications designed to let employees use IBM enterprise social collaboration software with iPads and other mobile devices.

  • News: DOJ questions if the AT&T and T-Mobile deal is still active

    AT&T's decision to withdraw its application to obtain T-Mobile USA's mobile spectrum license at the U.S. Federal Communications Commission raises a question about whether the company's proposed acquisition is still active, the U.S. Department of Justice has said.

  • News: FAQ: CNET's "Trojan" installer

    CNET is under fire for downloading more than just open source software with the open source software that it makes available on its Web site.

  • News: Windows Store For Windows 8: Your Questions Answered

    As Microsoft readies the debut of Windows 8 beta code for February it's sharing more about one of the biggest additions to the upcoming operating system, a brand new app store. Microsoft is calling it Windows Store and it will feature what are called Metro-style apps designed for both Windows 8 tablets, laptops, and desktop PCs. Metro-style apps are primarily for managing photos, entertainment, social networking, and messaging on Windows 8 devices.

  • News: Rogue Amoeba launches Piezo, a simple audio recorder

    If you find recording audio from one of your Mac’s apps just too darn cumbersome, the audio experts at Rogue Amoeba have just the program for you. The company’s newest app is Piezo, a lightweight and easy to use audio recorder.

  • News: Auditor: Big Aussie SAP project behind schedule, over budget

    A major SAP ERP (enterprise resource planning) software project being conducted by the New South Wales Department of Education and Communities has hit a rocky patch, with projected costs for the first phase ballooning from A$153 million (US$157 million) to A$210 million (US$215 million), according to a new report by the Australian state's auditor.

  • News: X1 Improves Search with Facebook Updates and Twitter Tweets

    X1 is making waves again with it’s fast-as-you-can-type search tool. X1 Pro 7 now lets you search social network posts, and webmail in addition to local email and documents on the PC.

  • News: Opera releases interim version 11.6, continues work on hardware acceleration

    Opera Software on Tuesday released Opera 11.6, an interim build to tide over users while the company continues to work on version 12 and its hardware acceleration.

  • News: Carrier IQ security risks overblown?

    Security expert reaction and recently published research says yes

  • News: Five unexpected uses for Copy and Paste

    Sure, you copy (Command-C) and paste (Command-V) all the time. But did you know you can copy and paste a whole lot more than just text and graphics? When you start in the Finder, you can use the Copy command to lift all sorts of information from a selected Finder item: the item's name; its icon; its content; and, in effect, the entire file. What you get out of the operation depends on where you choose to paste. Here are some of my favorite tricks.



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