Google Gets Umbrella Patent For Cloud Operating Systems
Sep 2, 2012 - in News
Google just patented Chrome OS, but the tone of the patent is much more than that. Google may have, in fact, received a patent that covers client cloud operating systems in general.
IBM Preps Watson 2.0 as a Supercharged Version of Siri
Aug 31, 2012 - in News
Forget Siri. I want Watson.
IBM z Processors Climb to 5.5 GHz
Aug 28, 2012 - in News
More GHz, please.
HP Posts Giant Loss Due to EDS Impairment Charge
Aug 24, 2012 - in News
Write downs and restructuring charges of $10.8 billion drove HP's third quarter result deep into the red.
Woman Sentenced in Global Computer Hacking Scheme
Aug 23, 2012 - in News
This woman was busted for leading one of the cash crews responsible for illegally withdrawing over $9M from ATMs worldwide.
Facebook Estimated to Be Running 180,900 Servers
Aug 17, 2012 - in News
How many servers does it take to run Facebook? A new estimate puts the company's server base at roughly 180,000 units.
Intel Xeon E3-1280 v2 Review: Ivy Bridge Goes Professional
Aug 14, 2012 - in Reviews
Intel recently introduced its Xeon E3-1200 v2 CPUs, based on the Ivy Bridge architecture. Though they're very similar to the third-generation desktop Core chips, ECC memory support, four extra PCIe 3.0 lanes, and attractive pricing grab our attention.
Stephen Hawking Has a New Supercomputer
Aug 6, 2012 - in News
Physicist extraordinaire Stephen Hawking has been given a new supercomputer by his university.
Deals July 25: 32GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive $17.99 FS
Jul 25, 2012 - in News
Here's a special Hump Day treat for you, courtesy of our friends at LogicBuy.
Video: Intel's S2600IP And S2600CP, Previewed
Jul 18, 2012 - in News
We recently received a couple of Intel's server boards, and handed them over to our 3D modeling team to preview in video.
Michael Dell: We're Not a PC Company Anymore
Jul 17, 2012 - in News
Dell has shifted its focus to end-to-end IT services, the company's CEO said.
You'd Need a 1 Petaflop to Score #20 Rank in Top 500 List
Jul 1, 2012 - in News
The U.S. has reclaimed dominance in the list of the 500 fastest supercomputers of the world.
Business Cloud Adoption Living Up to Hype
Jun 15, 2012 - in News
Survey results released by Strategy Analytics indicate that the pace at which businesses are adopting cloud solutions is picking up.
IBM Says Practical Quantum Computers are Close
Jun 3, 2012 - in News
IBM researchers claim they are now close to have access to basic technologies that would allow them to build a "minimum" quantum computer.
Knut Will Sense Environmental Conditions and Email You
Jun 2, 2012 - in News
Sense your surroundings remotely.
Three Xeon E5 Server Systems From Intel, Tyan, And Supermicro
May 29, 2012 - in Reviews
After taking a first look at Intel's Xeon E5 processors, we wanted to round up a handful of dual-socket barebones platforms to see which vendor sells the best match for Sandy Bridge-EP-based chips. Intel, Supermicro, and Tyan are here to represent.
HP Announces Plans to Lay off 27,000 in Next Two Years
May 24, 2012 - in News
HP today announced that it would lay off thousands of workers. The company today confirmed last week's rumors that it planned to cut between 8 and 10 percent of its workforce as part of a massive restructuring plan.
Supermicro Highlights its Latest X9 SuperServers at GTC 2012
May 17, 2012 - in News
During GTC 2012, Supermicro showcased its latest graphics processing unit (GPU) enabled X9 server and workstation solutions.
Microsoft Proposes Personal Honeypots to Fend Off Hackers
May 17, 2012 - in News
Since attackers in a network cannot always be identified immediately and hacking methods tend to evolve faster than security features do, Microsoft proposes to trap intruders even in personal networks in honeypots.
How Scientists Plan to Stop Nasty Side-Channel Attacks
May 3, 2012 - in News
Side-channel attacks are considered by many computer security experts as one of the greatest security risks in cloud computing.
Pirate Bay Sees Traffic Increase by 12 Million After UK Block
May 3, 2012 - in News
Ain't nothing gonna break their stride.
Apple Promises 100 Percent Green Data Center
Apr 26, 2012 - in News
Apple may be targeted by Greenpeace for using dirty coal to power its iCloud, but the company promises that it will soon be operating a new data center in Prineville, Oregon which will be running on 100 percent renewable energy.
Blizzard is Letting Everyone Play Diablo III All Weekend
Apr 20, 2012 - in News
Happy Friday, everyone!
CloudFTP Turns USB Drives Into Wireless Cloud Storage
Apr 11, 2012 - in News
CloudFTP has made it from Kickstarter into a real-world product.
IBM Explores Exascale Computer System For 2024
Apr 5, 2012 - in News
IBM scored a contract to be exploring the feasibility of an exascale computer system that is powerful enough to collect and store the data generated by the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) telescope.
Members of Military Had Over 15,000 MegaUpload Accounts
Mar 27, 2012 - in News
Let's hope they weren't using those accounts to store anything important or sensitive.
Microsoft Seizes Two Zeus Botnet Server Command Stations
Mar 26, 2012 - in News
Two Zeus bothnet command and control stations were seized by Microsoft on Friday.
MPAA Wants MegaUpload Data Saved for Future Lawsuits
Mar 22, 2012 - in News
But it doesn't want to sue users.
Pirate Bay Wants to Send Servers into Low Orbit with Drones
Mar 20, 2012 - in News
That's one way to avoid raids.
xPico: Tiny Embedded Server Smaller Than an SD Card
Mar 12, 2012 - in News
Lantronix announced the xPico, which the company claims is the world's smallest embedded device server.