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- Microsoft prepares Windows 10 for panoply of sensors
- HP moves on from Apple's Beats, partners with Bang & Olufsen on audio
- Server heating startup teams with energy company to heat Dutch homes
- HP boxes up the Cloud for the enterprise
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Finding GPS unreliable in certain situations, the U.S. government is placing a high priority on developing a more reliable real-time position tracking technology whose signals won't disappear in blind spots and can't be jammed.
By Agam Shah | 27 March, 2015 07:06
Windows 10 devices in the future could be measuring temperature, environmental pressure and carbon dioxide levels, as Microsoft provides an interface to support a wide range of sensors.
By Agam Shah | 26 March, 2015 03:03
Hewlett-Packard once relied on Beats for audio technology in its PCs and tablets, but that was before Apple acquired it. HP has now found a new audio partner in Bang & Olufsen.
By Agam Shah | 25 March, 2015 02:40
This past fall saw the worst Ebola outbreak ever ravage western Africa, and while medical researchers are trying to find a drug to treat or prevent the disease, the process is long and complicated. That's because you don't just snap your fingers and produce a drug with a virus like Ebola.
By Andy Patrizio | 11 March, 2015 07:24
Disaggregation seems to be all the rage in networking these days.
By Jim Duffy | 02 March, 2015 22:12
This vendor-written tech primer has been edited by Network World to eliminate product promotion, but readers should note it will likely favor the submitter's approach.
By By Ferhat Hatay, Fujitsu Oracle Center of Excellence | 10 February, 2015 06:57
Microsoft seems to be within a whisker of calling it quits on its failed experiment with the Surface tablet, the device powered by the ARM architecture and Windows RT, an offshoot of Windows 8.
By Gregg Keizer | 27 January, 2015 03:33
The ASUS X205 is one of three Windows 8.1 notebooks, all released in November, designed to halt the encroachment of Chromebooks into the low-end Windows notebook market. (The other two are the HP Stream 11 and HP Stream 13.)
By Howard Wen | 27 January, 2015 00:14
Whitepapers about hardware systems
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"The F5 firewall came up aces, maxing out network capacity while also offering sophisticated filtering and attack protection capabilities" slide. Read this network World performance test
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- Court throws out lawsuit over storage on iPhones, iPads
- Facebook speeds iPhone app dev wih React Native
- Facebook wants to blur lines between reality and virtual reality
- Microsoft name games continue as 'universal apps' become 'Windows apps'
- New Unit4 platform promises 'self-driving' ERP
- Goodbye GPS? DARPA preparing alternative position-tracking technology
- US offers rewards for fugitive Russian cybercriminals
- Flaw in common hotel router threatens guests' devices
- Cheap mobile subscriptions the bait as Euro operators become more aggressive
- US lawmakers push for auctions of gov't spectrum
- Tech companies call on US to end bulk collection of metadata
- Amazon debuts bottomless storage plans for photos, data
- Mobile storage about to balloon with new 3D flash chips from Intel and Micron
- Galaxy S6 price starts at $650 off-contract, 19% more for Edge