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SanDisk CloudSpeed SSD Boast High Write Durability
Apr 3, 2014 - in News
SanDisk has announced some durable Enterprise-class SSDs.
You Can Get Windows Desktop on Chromebook via VMWare
Feb 14, 2014 - in News
Windows-flavored Chromebooks thanks to VMWare.
Why is Bill Gates Back at Microsoft?
Feb 4, 2014 - in News
A spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down.
Gaikai Shooting for Commercialized Service in Q3 2014
Dec 3, 2013 - in News
PlayStation streaming will begin towards the latter half of 2014.
SkyDrive Could be Renamed BingDrive, FetchDrive, and NewDrive Following UK Court Ruling
Nov 25, 2013 - in News
A SkyDrive by any other name...
Nvidia GRID Powers Amazon's New G2 Instance
Nov 11, 2013 - in News
Nvidia's GRID technology is enabling high-performance graphics in Amazon's cloud.
Seagate Cloud Storage Backups Unavailable for 2 Weeks
Oct 3, 2013 - in News
Bad news for Seagate Cloud Storage users.
Microsoft Spotted Streaming Halo 4 to PC, Windows Phone
Sep 27, 2013 - in News
Streaming Xbox 360 games to the PC and tablet may become a reality next year.
Microsoft to Change 'SkyDrive' Name Following UK Lawsuit
Aug 1, 2013 - in News
Microsoft hasn't offered any information on what the new name might be.
Nvidia Intros Cloud-Based Light Rendering Tech
Jul 30, 2013 - in News
It's called CloudLight, and will choose a specific rendering scheme based on the target device.
Titanfall Developer Explains Use of Xbox Live Cloud
Jul 7, 2013 - in News
Respawn and Microsoft will harness the power of Windows Azure.
UK's BSKYB Wins 'SkyDrive' Suit Against Microsoft
Jul 3, 2013 - in News
Score one for BSkyB.
Tesco UK Now Selling Google's Chromebooks
Jun 20, 2013 - in News
Something for your next shopping list?
Microsoft: Cloud Will Quadruple Power of Xbox One
May 26, 2013 - in News
For every one Xbox One, three virtual consoles will be available in the cloud.
Report: Xbox Infinity Will Conquer Cloud Streaming
May 20, 2013 - in News
The next-generation Xbox sounds like it may knock your socks off.
Connectify Launches Switchboard Kickstarter Project
May 16, 2013 - in News
It's a step up from Connectify Dispatch, and it uses the company's own servers in the cloud to make your connection faster. Updated with info about voting for the location of the next server.
Amazon Patent Describes Wirelessly Powered Remote Displays
Apr 22, 2013 - in News
Amazon wants to take the hardware out of your hands.
AMD Unveils Its Unified Gaming Strategy
Mar 31, 2013 - in News
AMD's presentation at this year's GDC covered the strategies main tenets and outlined how the company was "effectively positioned to drive the next revolution in gaming."
Google's Chromebooks Hit Ireland, Canada and More
Mar 19, 2013 - in News
Ireland, Canada, Australia and others join the likes of the UK and U.S. as the Chromebook goes on sale in a host of new countries.
Google's Touchscreen Chromebook Priced for UK
Feb 22, 2013 - in News
Shocker: It will be more expensive in the UK than in the U.S.
Run Windows Through a HTML5 Browser with Mikogo
Jan 28, 2013 - in News
Here's a service similar to OnLive Desktop, but can be accessed through an HTML5-enabled browser on any device.
EU Warns Cloud Customers of Data Surveillance by U.S.
Jan 12, 2013 - in News
The European Parliament published a new study prepared by the Centre D'Etudes Sur Les Conflits and the Centre for European Policy Studies that raises concerns of cloud data surveillance.
Nvidia Reveals More About Cloud Gaming Service: Grid
Jan 8, 2013 - in News
Enables 3D gaming that can render graphics directly to the cloud.
Saving Data on Your NAS is Greener Than Saving in the Cloud
Dec 14, 2012 - in News
Don't use your subscription to a cloud storage service for the claim that it is more environmentally friendly than storing your data at home.
Job Listings Reveal Cloud TV From Microsoft
Nov 6, 2012 - in News
Three new job listings reveal Microsoft's Cloud TV project.
Office Web Apps Out of Beta for Outlook, SkyDrive Users
Oct 23, 2012 - in News
Office Web Apps has dropped the beta tag and is now available to all SkyDrive and Outlook.com users.
Old OnLive Owes Around $18.7M; Sold For Just $4.8M
Oct 11, 2012 - in News
Gary Lauder purchased OnLive's assets for a mere $4.8 million, according to a letter to creditors.
Larry Ellison Rewrites History, Claims Invention of the Cloud
Oct 5, 2012 - in News
This may feel like a Déjà vu. Oracle's founder and CEO Larry Ellison joins the league of Al Gore and says that he invented the cloud.
Acer's CloudMobile Smartphone Now Available in the UK
Oct 2, 2012 - in News
The Acer CloudMobile is finally available to purchase.
Lenovo Expands Cloud Storage Biz with Stoneware Acquisition
Sep 19, 2012 - in News
Lenovo's acquisition of Stoneware will help bridge the company's desktops and laptops with its tablets, smartphones and HDTVs.