Quantcast

Latest Computing Stories

2014-07-28 08:34:06

DUBLIN, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global e-Commerce Technology Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Electronic commerce technology, which is generally known as e-Commerce technology, refers to providing software and associated services to facilitate online commerce. e-Commerce software solutions provide a wide range of functionalities other than the basic shopping cart and...

2014-07-28 08:33:57

BOHEMIA, N.Y., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Andrea Electronics Corporation (OTCBB: ANDR - News), a leading developer of hardware and software microphone technologies, announced today that it has filed patent infringement lawsuits against Toshiba Corporation, Toshiba America, Inc., Toshiba America Information Systems, Lenovo Group Ltd., Lenovo Holding Company, Inc., Lenovo (United States) Inc., Acer Inc., and Acer America Corporation, in the United States District Court for the...

2014-07-28 08:33:46

New Ultrastar 12Gb/s SAS SSD Family Delivers Enterprise-Class Endurance and Performance SAN JOSE, Calif., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HGST, a Western Digital company (NASDAQ: WDC), today announced its next-generation of Ultrastar® 12Gb/s SAS solid-state drives (SSDs) with capacities up to 1.6TB. Building upon its award-winning first generation 12Gb/s SAS SSDs, the new Ultrastar SSD800MH.B, Ultrastar SSD1600MM and Ultrastar SSD1600MR are the ideal building blocks for server and storage...

2014-07-28 08:33:44

IRVINE, Calif., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ: BRCM), a global innovation leader in semiconductors for wired and wireless communications, will be presenting at the following third quarter 2014 conferences: -- Citi Global Technology Conference, September 2, 2014, Hilton Hotel, New York. Broadcom presentation begins at 3:30 p.m. Eastern. -- Deutsche Bank Technology Conference, September 9, 2014, Cosmopolitan Hotel, Las Vegas. Broadcom...

2014-07-28 08:33:32

BEL AIR, Md., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP), a worldwide not-for-profit charitable organization focused on improving the security of software, is pleased to welcome Adobe, a global leader in digital marketing and digital media solutions, as a Premier Corporate Member of OWASP. OWASP is an open community of over 42,000 participants dedicated to enabling organizations to conceive, develop, acquire, operate, and maintain...

2014-07-28 08:33:20

Attendees will leave session with entirely new approach for securing their networks from advanced adversaries ATLANTA, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BLACK HAT -- Tom Cross, director of security research at Lancope, Inc., a leader in network visibility and security intelligence, will present next week at Black Hat 2014 in Las Vegas. He will deliver a session entitled "The Library of Sparta" with co-presenters David Raymond and Greg Conti, who are both associate professors at the...

2014-07-28 08:33:15

LONDON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new app to help the 80,000 young people who experience homelessness each year 'check out' of hostels and into independent living is competing for a GBP500,000 grant from technology giant Google after the project, proposed by youth homelessness charity Centrepoint, was named a finalist in the Google UK Impact Challenge. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click:...

2014-07-28 08:33:11

MCLEAN, Va., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CYREN (NASDAQ: CYRN) today published its July 2014 Internet Threats Trend Report. Among its findings, the report warns of ransomware that continues to target Android users with consistent vigor. To download the entire report, visit: http://tinyurl.com/TrndRptQ2. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140723/129960 CYREN researchers predict that a large wave of Android ransomware has yet to hit. Two cases of first-ever Android ransomware appeared...

2014-07-28 08:31:33

Discussed AVT's Growth, Opportunities, Fiscal Results CORONA, Calif., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AVT, Inc. (OTC Markets: AVTC) (www.autoretail.com), a leader in automated retailing, custom vending machines and kiosks, announced that James Winsor, CEO, was interviewed by Investor Pros (www.investorprofessional.com). Asked about why systems built by AVT have dominated several recent lists of the world's most interesting vending machines, Winsor replied, "The culture at AVT is one...

2014-07-28 08:31:31

HOUSTON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Skybox Datacenters, a Dallas-based datacenter developer, has commenced construction on Skybox Houston One, an 86,960-square-foot purpose-built datacenter initially offering four private 10,000-square-foot data halls and able to expand to 12 data halls within its 20-acre campus. The facility is located in the fast-growing Energy Corridor of Houston, Texas and completion is expected in November of 2014....


Latest Computing Reference Libraries

The History Of Wearable Technology
2014-06-24 10:20:15

Wearable technology, which includes wearable devices, tech togs, and fashionable electronics, consists of articles of clothing and/or accessories that incorporate computer and advanced electronic technologies. Designs often incorporate practical functions and features, but may also have a purely critical or aesthetic agenda. Today, wearable devices are exploding onto the market, with everything from smart glasses (Google Glass) to smart watches (Samsung Galaxy Gear) on the rise. As for...

Android
2013-09-24 14:14:28

An android, also known as a synthetic organism, is a robot designed to look like a human, with emphasis on realistic skin and movement. The name “android” has been used in science fiction stories in many different ways. The Oxford English Dictionary found that the earliest use of the word Android was most likely in Ephraim Chambers' Cyclopaedia, which referred to St. Albertus Magnus’s alleged automaton as Androides. In US patents, the term first appears in 1863 referring to small...

Reid Hoffman
2013-09-19 09:30:28

Reid Hoffman, born August 5, 1967, is an American entrepreneur, venture capitalist and author. Hoffman is best known as the co-founder of LinkedIn, a social network used primarily for business connections and job searching. Hoffman was born in Stanford, California, the son of Deanna Ruth Rutter and William Parker Hoffman, Jr. and grew up in Berkeley, California. He attended high school at The Putney School, where he farmed maple syrup, drove oxen and studied epistemology. He graduated from...

Larry Page
2013-09-17 12:57:55

Lawrence "Larry" Page, born March 26, 1973 is an American computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur who is the co-founder of Google, alongside Sergey Brin. As of 2013, Page's personal wealth is estimated to be $23 billion (US), ranking him #20 on the Forbes 400 list of the 400 richest Americans. Page is the inventor of PageRank, the foundation of Google's search ranking algorithm, and he and Brin own approximately 16 percent of Google's stock. Page was born in East Lansing, Michigan....

Bill Gates
2013-09-17 12:44:24

William Henry "Bill" Gates III, Born October 28, 1955 is an American business magnate, investor, programmer, inventor and philanthropist. Gates is the former chief executive and Co-founder of Microsoft, the world’s largest personal-computer software company. He Co-founded Microsoft with Paul Allen. Bill Gates is consistently ranked in the Forbes list of the world's wealthiest people and was the wealthiest overall from 1995 to 2009 — excluding 2008, when he was ranked third. In 2011 he...

More Articles (89 articles) »
Word of the Day
holluschickie
  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'
Related