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  • News: Oracle outlines plans for RightNow integration

    Oracle executives on Tuesday gave a more detailed picture of their plans to integrate technologies gained through October's US$1.5 billion acquisition of RightNow, maker of cloud-based software for customer service through the Web, social networks and contact centers.

  • News: 5 key points from Google's privacy-policy letter to Congress

    Google sent a 13-page letter to Congress this week that can be summarized in a single sentence: "We're not being evil."

  • News: Firefox 10 relieves add-on updating pain

    Mozilla today patched eight vulnerabilities in Firefox as it shipped the latest iteration in its rapid release schedule.

  • News: Web design tome brings a stylish approach to book design

    Jon Duckett’s HTML & CSS: design and build websites makes learning code visually appealing.

  • News: Firefox 10 Arrives Today with Extended Support for Businesses

    Six weeks to the day after the release of Firefox 9, Mozilla is slated to roll out the next version of its popular open source browser on Tuesday.

  • News: Family Tree Maker for Mac 2 with TreeSync announced

    A new version of Family Tree Maker for Mac now comes with Ancestry TreeSync.

  • News: Microsoft fine-tunes Windows 8 Beta with input from users

    Microsoft continues to tinker with Windows 8 even as it finalizes its beta version, acting on suggestions it received from users who have experimented with the Windows 8 Developer Preview.

  • News: Windows 8 File Management Changes Include Minimized Ribbon

    Hell hath no fury like a Windows power user scorned, as Microsoft learned when it introduced big changes to file management in Windows 8. Now, the company is responding to the feedback by tweaking or walking away from some of the changes it planned to make.

  • News: SocialFolders adds Evernote integration to service

    SocialFolders, a new service that lets users sync media from their web-based social networks directly to their computers, is adding Evernote integration to its roster of services.

  • News: Five Ways to Mix Business and Personal Data on Your Smartphone

    Smartphones now make up almost half of all phone sales, and many millions of people use them for personal communications as well as work-related tasks. Yet, few people want to carry multiple phones at all times just to separate the workday from their home life. Here are five ways you can access your business and personal accounts without having to carry two phones.

  • News: IBM buys Worklight for mobile software platform

    IBM on Tuesday announced plans to buy Worklight, a move that will give it a range of cross-platform mobile application development technologies. Terms of the deal, which is expected to close in the first quarter, were not disclosed.

  • News: Windows 8: 13 features worth knowing about

    Upgrades, system migration, support headaches -- IT folks are probably dreading the next major Windows rollout. Yet Windows 8, which is scheduled to move to the beta stage in late February and will likely launch in the fall, does offer several compelling new features for both IT and end users.

  • News: Linux: A Getting-Started Guide

    Are you fed up with Microsoft Windows and ready to give Linux a try? Here's how to get started. This guide for Linux discusses who the Linux OS is right for, what you need to get started, and how to turn your Windows PC into a dual-boot computer so you can have the best of both worlds--Linux and Windows.

  • News: IBM buys Worklight for mobile software platform

    IBM on Tuesday announced plans to buy Worklight, a move that will give it a range of cross-platform mobile application development technologies. Terms of the deal, which is expected to close in the first quarter, were not disclosed.

  • News: Copyright coalition demands pirate website search demotion

    A coalition of copyright owners is lobbying the government to prevent search engines such as Google and Bing from ranking websites that provide access to pirated content.

  • News: First look: Final Cut Pro X 10.0.3 restores professional features; adds notable new ones

    The June 2011 release of Apple’s new Final Cut Pro X set off a firestorm that reverberated across the globe—at least in video circles. The hotly anticipated new version of Apple's flagship video software was unexpectedly accompanied by the immediate removal of the previous version—Final Cut Pro 7—along with the company's Final Cut Server and Final Cut Express apps, from retail distribution. That alone had longtime users jumping ship from the only nonlinear video editor many of them had ever used.

  • News: 7toX for Final Cut Pro converts legacy FCP projects

    When Final Cut Pro X was first released, there were many gripes and grumbles about the application, but none so prominent as the lack of support for projects created in earlier versions of Final Cut Pro. Third-party developer Intelligent Assistance seeks to change that with its new 7toX for Final Cut Pro converter, available on the Mac App Store alongside the newly released Final Cut Pro X 10.0.3 update.

  • News: Sky Go for Android coming in February

    Sky has confirmed its Sky Go app for Android will be made available at the end of February.

  • News: Office 15 Beta Slated for Summer, Time to Move to Office 2010

    Microsoft has launched the community technical preview (CTP) for Office 15 to a limited audience, with a public beta planned for summer of 2012. With what will likely end up being Office 2013 looming on the horizon, it’s time for those still using Office 2007 to migrate to Office 2010.

  • News: Final Cut Pro X gets a new angle—64 of them, in fact

    It’s been seven months since Apple released Final Cut Pro X amidst furor and bemusement; four months since the company released its first major update, with promised support for more pro-level features in the next year. That year is here, and with it, Apple brought its third major update to the platform, offering multicam editing, updates to Chroma Key, beta broadcast video monitoring, and an assortment of other improvements.



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