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  • News: Microsoft engineers file system for a new era

    The upcoming release of Windows Server 8 will feature an entirely new file system, called ReFS, that addresses many of the shortcomings of the aging NTFS (New Technology File System) now used across all current Windows editions, the company announced Tuesday in a blog.

  • News: Oracle's 'thrown in the towel' on database patching, researcher claims

    A security researcher today criticized Oracle for neglecting to patch its core database products, noting that the massive update slated for later Tuesday will set a record for the fewest fixes.

  • News: Clamour for cloud apps increases corporate data breach risk

    Vendor analysis of network and application traffic shows poorly managed remote access tools and traffic flowing outside port 80 are rampant.

  • News: Tesco in giant store and e-commerce software upgrade

    Tesco is deploying the Retalix 10 Store Suite software across around 4,000 stores in 11 countries.

  • News: Kno adds new education features before Apple event

    With an apparent eye on Apple's Thursday education event in New York, e-textbook provider Kno on Tuesday announced two features designed to expand its capabilities in the increasingly competitive digital education market.

  • News: Windows 8 Tablets: Still Hiding

    Considering that 2012 will be the year of Microsoft's dramatic upgrade to Windows 8, one might have thought the floor of the Consumer Electronics Show last week would be filled with prospective hardware platforms for the new Windows operating system. it might have seemed logical to expect that to hear lots about tablets with Windows 8. But news on that front was surprisingly...quiet.

  • News: Windows 8 Tablet Requirements Revealed

    Five-finger multi-touch, 720p cameras and 1366-by-768 resolution screens will be among the requirements for Windows 8 tablets, according to documentation from Microsoft.

  • News: Mozilla slows pace of Firefox 9 upgrades

    Mozilla dramatically slowed the update pace of Firefox 9, the browser it shipped late last month.

  • News: NSA releases a security-enhanced version of Android

    The National Security Agency (NSA) has released SE Android, a security-enhanced version of Android, which provides and enforces stricter access-control policies than those found in the popular mobile operating system by default.

  • News: iTunes Match now available in 19 new countries

    As first noted by MacRumors, Apple on Monday expanded access to iTunes Match to 19 new countries in Latin America and Europe—more than doubling the number of nations where the service is available.

  • News: Apple files new lawsuit against Samsung in Germany

    Apple continues to hound Samsung Electronics at the district court in Düsseldorf, and has now filed another lawsuit aimed at 10 models in its Galaxy family of smartphones, according to Peter Schütz, spokesman at the court.

  • News: Creative audio workarounds in iMovie for iOS

    iMovie for iOS is an amazing video editor for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Its ability to work with audio, however, is quite limited—but the limitations aren’t impossible to overcome, especially with a little creativity. Here are a trio of issues and workarounds to improve the audio in your mobile movie projects.

  • News: Murdoch labels Google a 'piracy leader'

    Media mogul Rupert Murdoch has used his new Twitter account to unleash a stream of abuse against Google, describing the search giant as a “piracy leader” and labelling parts of its business model as “plain stealing”.

  • News: Corel releases free Corel Painter 12.1 update, adds support for Photoshop plug-ins

    Corel has released a new free update to Corel Painter 12 for Mac OS X and Windows.

  • News: Exxaro improves data mining with new document management

    International mining group Exxaro is adopting new electronic document management to improve the management of its operations.

  • News: Japan's DeNA looks beyond Alibaba to target Chinese market

    Japanese mobile platform operator DeNA has made another move to expand its business in China by partnering with local company NetDragon Websoft to develop and operate mobile games in the country.

  • News: Thursday's event kicks off busy week for Apple

    When Apple executives take the stage at New York's Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum on Thursday, they'll be kicking off more than an education-themed press event. It will also mark the first of two Apple announcements within the space of a week.

  • News: Zappos Hacked: What You Need to Know

    Zappos.com -- the online source for shoes -- was the victim of an attack that compromised account information for millions of customers. Zappos customers need to understand what is at stake, and be on alert for suspicious or malicious activity resulting from the attack.

  • News: SAP acquires software from German company Datango

    SAP has acquired software from Datango that will allow it to add multilingual online help and training materials to enterprise software applications.

  • News: Mac attack

    Over the years, Apple has earned a less-than-stellar reputation among purchasers of enterprise desktops. Macs were seen as overpriced to begin with. And Apple didn't offer huge discounts for bulk purchases, like the PC makers. Plus, Macs didn't come with the ecosystem of integrated productivity and management apps that are taken for granted in the Windows world.



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