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2013-08-03 23:01:08

The Secure Boot technology of Microsoft makes Windows 8 a unique operating system, which prevents the OS from booting on an unauthorized device. This is the reason why handling this OS requires special expertise and now iRepair.net claims to offer their Windows 8 support services to the worldwide computer users who have this latest OS on their machines. (PRWEB) August 03, 2013 For all Windows 8 PC users, iRepair.net brings big news. The company now announces to offer their Windows 8...

2013-08-03 23:00:52

MAC OS users can now benefit from the same resources provided by the 7 Speed Reading software that were initially designed for Window users, stated the eReflect team in an announcement recently. New York City, NY (PRWEB) August 04, 2013 A recent market share report by CNET reveals a combined market share of Windows operating systems at 91.51% with MAC operating systems following at a 7.2% market share. These figures were highlighted in the latest briefing by the eReflect team. The team...

2013-08-02 23:19:42

New Major version features new volume manager and easy to use plugin management system. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) August 02, 2013 The FreeNAS development team is delighted to announce the general release of FreeNAS 9.1.0. This release offers massive improvements to the usability, extensibility, stability, and performance of FreeNAS. Everything from the web user interface, plugin management system, base operating system, ZFS file system, and even the source control used to manage the project...

2013-08-01 23:22:10

New OS to make feature-packed discover even faster and smarter; new features to include Google now, improved voice search & more. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) August 01, 2013 Pantech Mobile, the innovative and leading wireless device manufacturer and U.S.-based subsidiary of Pantech Co., Ltd will offer the Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean Operating System upgrade for the Pantech Discover smartphone starting July 31, following the Android Jelly Bean upgrade to the Pantech Flex smartphone last month....

2013-07-31 23:18:50

The eReflect team is pleased to announce the launch of its latest version of 7 Speed Reading software, one that is compatible with a MAC operating system. New York City, NY (PRWEB) August 01, 2013 Last September witnessed a radical change in the software industry when reports suggested that the MAC operating system (a product of Apple Inc.) surpassed the overall web usage of Windows Vista. The change highlighted the need for software developers to design software products that are...

2013-07-29 23:02:50

Software review site Boffin announced today its top pick in the Bookkeeping software category. Tiny Books for the Macintosh managed to leave behind, powerful first-place candidates such as Basic Bookkeeping and Bookkeeping for Realtors. New York City, NY (PRWEB) July 30, 2013 Tiny Books for the Macintosh was announced as the top ranking Bookkeeping software by Boffin. The editors at the software review website after rigorous testing of numerous business finance management software,...

2013-07-27 23:00:42

The eReflect team proudly announced the launch of its Mac compatible 7 Speed Reading software in a recent press release. The team thanked its customers for their continued support and patience during this process of upgrades and improvements. New York City, NY (PRWEB) July 28, 2013 A market research survey conducted by the eReflect team revealed that 20 percent of their target market is made up of people that use the MAC operating system. This research encouraged the eReflect team to...

Two Android Apps Found Using Master Key Vulnerability
2013-07-24 10:18:54

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Security firm Symantec has discovered two Android apps that have been commandeered by a bug found in Google's operating system earlier this month. The bug allows hackers to modify the package file of an app without affecting its original digital signature. This signature verifies the app's legitimacy and safety. Symantec now says there are two apps in the wild in a Chinese app store that have been compromised by this Master Key...

2013-07-22 23:02:28

Launching the Mac OSX-compatible version of the software will give 7 Speed Reading software a distinct advantage over its competitors, predicted the eReflect team in a recent briefing. New York City, NY (PRWEB) July 23, 2013 The globally-known software developer company eReflect has now launched a MAC-compatible version of 7 Speed Reading Software, according to a recent company statement. 7 Speed Reading software, a product of eReflect, is specifically designed to enhance the reading...


Latest Operating System Reference Libraries

LePad
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The LePad is a line of tablet computers sold by Lenovo in China. It was released in China in 2011. The LePad uses the Android 2.2 operating system, with either a Wi-Fi or 3G connection. The display features a 10.1-inch screen with a front facing camera for video calling, and has a battery life of eight hours. Outside china, in 2012, Lenovo released other versions of the LePad, under the name IdeaTab, A1, Yoga, and ThinkPad. The ThinkPad’s operating system was upgraded to the Android...

IdeaPad
2014-01-05 00:00:00

The IdeaPad is a line of laptop computers from Lenovo, first released in 2008 with three models the Y710, Y510 and U110. Since the original release, six other models have been developed -- the G series, S series, V series, Y series, U series, and Z series. IdeaPad also produced a tablet and depending on the model, either the Android or Windows 7 operating system is used. The K1 and A1 use Android, and the P1 uses Windows 7. The S series was released in China in September 2008 and in the US...

2010-09-29 15:16:42

Computer software is the collection of computer programs and related data that give the instructions to a computer. Different from hardware, software is intangible, which means that it cannot be touched. Some examples of computer software include: word processors, video games, operating systems, and device drivers. Historically, the software industry is much like that of other technological industries in that it has grown from a few prototypes from different engineers to one application that...

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2010-09-17 11:32:27

A personal computer, or PC, refers to any general-purpose computer whose size, capabilities, and selling price make it useful for individuals, and is intended to be managed directly by a user with no superseding operator. Examples of personal computers include desktop computers, laptops, tablet PCs, and handheld PCs. Most commonly, PCs are used in a home or office setting. Historically, the first computer demo was developed in 1968 by Douglas Englebart. It gave society a preview of what...

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2010-09-09 17:33:23

Mainframe computers are powerful devices that are mainly used by big companies for critical applications and bulk data processing. The name comes from their substantial size and certain power requirements. It originally referred to the sizeable cabinets where the central processing unit and main memory were located; today, however, it is used to distinguish high-end commercial machines from less powerful ones. In the 1960s, most significant computer system designs were set and established...

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Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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