Server sales could spike with the expiration of extended support for Microsoft's Windows Server 2003 OS in July next year, a Dell executive said.
By Agam Shah | 01 August, 2014 06:36
NASA has planned out the new and improved scientific instruments that will be included onboard the next robotic Mars rover. The instruments will look for signs of past life and the ability to create oxygen and rocket fuel on the Red Planet.
By Sharon Gaudin | 01 August, 2014 06:13
Malicious hackers are using remote access tools to break into retail point-of-sale systems and plant malware on them, the Department of Homeland Security warned.
By Jaikumar Vijayan | 01 August, 2014 06:09
A U.S. district court judge has ruled against Microsoft in the company's effort to oppose a U.S. government search warrant for emails stored in Ireland.
By Grant Gross | 01 August, 2014 06:03
Upstart NoSQL software vendor MongoDB has snagged a key engineer from the ranks of Oracle, the company's largest competitor in the database software market.
By Joab Jackson | 01 August, 2014 05:44
The U.S. Federal Trade Commission failed to adequately consider the consumer benefits of easy in-app purchases in its recent complaints accusing Apple and Amazon.com of allowing children to buy digital products without parental permission, according to some critics of the agency.
By Grant Gross | 01 August, 2014 05:34
SAP is struggling to convince some customers that a pricier support service it introduced several years ago provides additional value compared to the standard support option.
By Chris Kanaracus | 01 August, 2014 04:53
The number of government requests worldwide seeking Twitter users' data, or the removal of content, increased during the first half of 2014.
By Zach Miners | 01 August, 2014 04:38
An internal CIA investigation has determined its employees improperly accessed computers used by the Senate Intelligence Committee while it was working on a report about the agency's post-9/11 detention and interrogation program, according to a report by McClatchy.
By Martyn Williams | 01 August, 2014 04:02
Hewlett-Packard has changed its direction on OpenVMS, giving the operating system -- and users -- something of a reprieve.
By Patrick Thibodeau | 01 August, 2014 03:36
French mobile operator Iliad has offered to buy T-Mobile US, the fourth-largest U.S. cellular carrier, in a bid that could complicated an offer reportedly in the works at Sprint.
By Stephen Lawson | 01 August, 2014 03:22
Chief information security officers (CISOs) continue to have a hard time gaining the respect of other C-suite executives despite the heightened focus overall on information security.
By Jaikumar Vijayan | 01 August, 2014 02:58
Despite becoming one of the most widely used programming languages on the Web, PHP didn't have a formal specification -- until now.
By Joab Jackson | 01 August, 2014 02:56
Fumbling around for your near-vision glasses to read the tablet screen? University researchers may have come up with a way to alleviate that problem.
By Agam Shah | 01 August, 2014 02:53
The Qi wireless charging spec added a resonance extension to its existing induction spec, meaning enabled mobile devices can be charged more than an inch away from the pad.
By Lucas Mearian | 01 August, 2014 02:35
Smart companies use DevOps to speed the rollout and quality of new apps and services to market. Read this report to see the findings from a survey of 1300 global IT leaders, including the real benefits a good DevOps strategy can bring to your business.
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