Friday, December 15, 2017

SOFTWARE

SOFTWARE
An application program (or application for short) is a computer program designed to perform a group of coordinated functions, tasks, or activities for the benefit of the user. wikipedia

by Alex Williams, courtesy TechCrunch Data is like oil. It only has a future value just sitting in a big pool. “Pure data,” as my fellow panelists said Friday night at API Days, has not...

It offers all the key features that you would love to have in a partitioning application. EaseUS Free Partition Manager allows us to expand the system partition (partition 'C'). The need of expansion of the...

Bill Buchanan, Edinburgh Napier University -The Java programming language, which has just turned 20 years old, provides developers with a means to write code that is independent of the hardware it runs on: “write once,...

by Levi Sumagaysay, courtesy SiliconBeat A day after reporting fourth-quarter profit that beat expectations but sales that didn’t, Oracle is seeing its shares sink. The Merc’s Steve Johnson reported that a mere 1 percent rise in...

A once-mighty search engine is about to become history. Again. By Harry McCracken

Social network fixes the SMS account vulnerability by Alastair Stevenson , courtesy TheInquirer.net Fri Jun 28 , 2013 SOCIAL NETWORK Facebook has fixed a critical flaw that left users' accounts open to hacking attacks, shelling out...

by Jolie O'Dell (courtesy VentureBeat) Seventy million dollars is a drop in the bucket compared to the enormous financial heft of the telecommunications industry. But in the world of startups, that’s still a healthy (in...

courtesy ScienceDaily - Aug. 31, 2013 — Operating a hard disk drive is as complex as keeping a superfast car on the road. Read/write heads within the hard disk must process a huge amount of data...

Elissa Redmiles, University of Maryland The global ransomware attack called “WannaCry,” which began last week and continues today, could have been avoided, or at least made much less serious, if people (and companies) kept their...

Technology is our friend, except when it isn't. by James Fallows (courtesy TheAtlantic) Positive: Big summertime sale on "artisanal software" for the Mac, with logos above. This includes two programs I use all day every...

In response to court judgment, third-party support supplier Rimini Street tells customers to move Oracle software back into their own datacenters. Enterprise software support provider Rimini Street, which filed for an IPO last November, will no longer...

courtesy Adobe.com, edited TiA Staff SAN JOSE, Calif. – June 27, 2013 – Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire privately held Neolane, a leader in cross-channel...