Friday, September 22, 2017

HARDWARE

HARDWARE
Computer hardware (usually simply called hardware when a computing context is implicit) is the collection of physical elements that constitutes a computer system. wikipedia

Meet the most important tech company you’ve probably never heard of. by Farhad Manjoo, courtesy Slate.com Never trust gadget-makers’ claims about battery life. They usually employ weasel words (a machine that alleges to last “up to” six...

by Dina Bass, courtesy Bloomberg - Microsoft joins companies such as Apple Inc. (AAPL) that are doing more work on chips internally to add exclusive features and set their devices apart. Microsoft will package the...

Binge-watchers rest assured: OTT content providers show no sign of slowing down. New reports from Digital TV Research show global online TV and video revenues over fixed broadband networks will reach $42.34 billion by 2020. This...

Reviewed by Michael S. Lasky  (courtesy wired.com) We've taken a look at four options for external solid-state drives -- specifically, large-capacity storage devices ranging from 120GB to 300GB that mount via a USB 3.0 and...

Cloud based live production workflows will change the game of live TV production Amsterdam, May 7, 2015  - VidiGo's R&D lab demonstrated the first streaming multi-viewers and streaming controlled User Interfaces of their software based...

Photograph by David Paul Morris/Bloomberg The success of Nest’s digital thermostats are helping turn up the heat on venture capitalists to fund hardware startups. Google’s $3.2 billion purchase of Nest, GoPro’s pending initial public offering and...

GENIVI Alliance Teams with W3C to Accelerate Adoption of Web Technologies in the Automotive Industry The GENIVI Alliance has joined the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) to bring its automotive expertise into W3C’s Automotive and Web Platform...

by David Meyer (courtesy gigaom) Summary: Nine years ago, the Linux distribution Ubuntu came out with the mission of challenging Windows’ status as the default preinstalled PC operating system. But, since then, the whole game changed. When...

Tech Tools Will Aid Privacy, Even if Companies Won'tby by Karl Bode (courtesy dslreports) The effort to get Do Not Track functionality embedded into browsers quickly descended into total farce, with sides currently bickering over the...
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On average, 82,000 new malware threats are created each day. These include all sorts of malicious software – like computer viruses, computer worms and ransomware. Some are pranks or minor annoyances; others seek to...

Courtesy NewsUSA, post by @ChrittyWatts Spring cleaning is the excuse many people need to kick things into high gear -- whether it's cleaning out the garage or changing home filters to...

Seagate Wireless extends the space on your iPhone or iPad.