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  • Barnes and Noble Introduces Nook for Web

    Aiming to offer more access to its collection of online content, bookseller Barnes Noble has launched Nook for Web, a free browser that gives readers the ability to explore digital titles and books right from their computer without having to download software, sign in or even have a Nook account. The service can be accessed from any PC or Mac browser, with support coming this fall for Internet-enabled tablets, smartphones and other mobile devices. The bookseller is also offering six bestselling Nook ...

    Posted at July 17, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • iPad Is for Internet Surfing, Some Business Tasks Says New Report

    Is the Apple iPad a grown-up toy or a business device? Investors want to know, and Consumer Intelligence Research Partners sought to find out. What its “rigorous and credible” analysis turned up, CIRP reported is that new iPad—the iPad 3, if you will—has attracted more business users than earlier models. Still, for the most part, users are putting the tablet to every use Apple intended, including most of all, surfing the Internet, playing games and ...

    Posted at July 23, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • iOS, Android Developer Gap Is Shrinking: Report

    For the last several years, Apple's iOS mobile operating system has been getting most of the attention from software developers every time a new version comes out, in comparison with new releases of Google's competing Android OS. But something interesting just happened: Google's latest Android Jelly Bean release got almost exactly as much developer attention as iOS did in the first 24 hours after it became available, according to data analysis firm Chitika. And it could ...

    Posted at July 28, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Microsoft Goes Live: 10 Things You Should Know About It

    Microsoft Goes Live: 10 Things You Should Know About It ( Page 1 of 2 )Microsoft has officially flipped on the switch, marking a significant change in the company’s email strategy. Soon, Hotmail will be a thing of the past and will be the service that Microsoft’s online email subscribers use. is just the latest change that has come to Microsoft’s ecosystem and includes by everything from Windows 8 launching in October to ...

    Posted at August 2, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • iPhone, iPad Connect Ford Sync AppLink Platform to Allergy App

    Allergy symptoms will be on the radar for drivers with an iPhone or iPad. Ford Motor Co. has added IMS Health's Allergy App to its Sync AppLink platform, which allows drivers to connect their mobile apps with their car computer system through Bluetooth or USB and operate the system using voice commands and steering wheel buttons. Health care IT company IMS Health's Allergy Alert app for Apple iOS allows users to gain information on conditions in the driver's area that may ...

    Posted at August 8, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment