Cisco Announces $2.9bn Acquisition of Starent
Oct 13, 2009 - in News
Cisco is really going for it when it comes to these multi-billion dollar acquisitions. Hot on the heels of its $3 billion acquisition of Tandberg, Cisco has announced plans to acquire Starent Networks for $2.9 billion.
T-Mobile: We Might Get Sidekick Data Back
Oct 13, 2009 - in News
Alright Sidekickers, don't get too excited, but you might get your data back.
Oops! Microsoft Loses All Sidekick Users' Data
Oct 12, 2009 - in News
Should we really have to remind Microsoft to make a backup if the data you're trying to protect is important or you know, not yours? No, we shouldn't. Tut, tut, tut.
Ask Intel and VMware About Xeon, Virtualization
Oct 6, 2009 - in News
Yesterday we joined Intel for a live chat about Core 2 processors and vPro and today the company is hosting a second chat discussing its Xeon processor and virtualization.
Super Talent 2 TB SSDs Coming Next Month
Sep 16, 2009 - in News
Super Talent is shipping its PCIe-based SSDs next month, including the 2 TB Gamer version.
Lightning SSDs Provide Crazy Fast Speeds
Sep 15, 2009 - in News
Pliant's new Lightning line of SSDs provide super fast IOPS that seem... well, lightning fast.
AMD Next-Gen GPU Runs Crysis on iPhone
Sep 11, 2009 - in News
OTOY demonstrated its game streaming service by running Crysis on an iPhone and using AMD's latest GPU server-side.
WD Shipping 2 TB 7200 RPM Caviar Black HDD
Sep 1, 2009 - in News
You want your 2 TB and 7200 RPM? Now you can have it.
AMD Ships 40W Six-core 'Istanbul' Opterons
Aug 31, 2009 - in News
This one runs in a 40W power band.
Reader's Voice: Building Your Own File Server
Jul 24, 2009 - in Reviews
Whenever we review dedicated NAS devices, readers point out that do-it-yourself projects are often much less expensive and much more flexible. Jeff Deifik explains why he built his own file server and the hardware that went into the job.
Microsoft Gives 20,000 Lines of Code to Linux
Jul 21, 2009 - in News
That's right, Microsoft's giving something to Linux. For free.
The Pirate Bay Wants Your Computing Power
Jul 17, 2009 - in News
The Pirate Bay wants YOU!
41 Percent Businesses Planning for Windows 7
Jul 14, 2009 - in News
Windows 7 to penetrate businesses quickly.
Discounted Win 7 on Sept. 1, for Businesses
Jul 14, 2009 - in News
Businesses to get Windows 7 volume licenses September 1.
AMD Launches Five New Six-core Opterons
Jul 13, 2009 - in News
Three of AMD's new Opterons are energy misers.
Facebook VP Slams Intel, AMD Server Chips
Jun 26, 2009 - in News
Facebook's Vice President of Technical Operations says that new chips from AMD and Intel don't deliver promised performance increases.
A Complete History Of Mainframe Computing
Jun 26, 2009 - in Picture Story
Believe it or not, there was once a time when computers took up entire rooms. As you sit there, appreciating your svelte desktop, check out our complete history of mainframe computing for a look back at some of the most iconic builds from decades past.
Opera: Our New Browser Will Change the Web
Jun 17, 2009 - in News
Opera has long been a small player in the browser marketplace. Yesterday the company launched Opera Unite in an effort to cut itself a bigger slice of the browser pie.
AMD Releases 6-Core Istanbul Ahead of Schedule
Jun 2, 2009 - in News
Istanbul is here.
Intel Shows Off 8-Core, 128 Thread Nehalem-EX
May 27, 2009 - in News
This is big daddy Nehalem.
QOTD: What IT Certifications Do You Possess?
May 16, 2009 - in News
When you're using a computer, it's a whole different world than when you're working with computers at a system administrator level.
Fujitsu Claims World's Fastest CPU
May 14, 2009 - in News
Fujitsu shows off one smoking fast processor.
Sun: Oracle Didn't Want the Hardware Half
May 13, 2009 - in News
When Oracle purchased Sun, many wondered what the company would do with the hardware part of Sun and it turns out, so did Oracle.
IBM Doubles Incentive to $8,000 for Ditching Sun
May 5, 2009 - in News
IBM has doubled the incentive for users to ditch Sun equipment.
IBM's Supercomputer to Compete on Jeopardy!
Apr 28, 2009 - in News
Does this count as cheating at Jeopardy?
Business Laptops Cost $50,000 to Replace
Apr 24, 2009 - in News
Software is the most costly part of lost or stolen laptops
Opterons: 12-core in 2010, 16-core in 2011
Apr 23, 2009 - in News
Talk about KAPOW, Batman! AMD revealed that its plans a 12-core Opteron processor in 2010, and a 16-core Opteron in 2011
AMD Launches Low-Power 40-Watt Opteron EE
Apr 22, 2009 - in News
AMD celebrates Earth Day with low-powered Opteron chip.
IBM: Who Cares About Sun/Oracle, Anyway?
Apr 21, 2009 - in News
Yesterday’s biggest news was Oracle’s purchase of Sun. Oracle swooped in and nabbed Sun right from under IBM’s nose, or so it seemed.
Oracle Buys Sun for $7.4 Billion
Apr 20, 2009 - in News
Hold everything, Oracle has agreed to buy Sun.