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  • Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Celebrates Surprise Birthday Party 6.2

    Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple, was treated to a surprise birthday party Aug. 1 in San Francisco. About 400 people gathered at the Yerba Buena Center for the Performing Arts to honor the man known to most people as "Woz," who turns 62 Aug. 11. The party was hosted by Fusion-io, a flash storage memory company Wozniak joined in 2009 as chief scientist. He was brought to the venue under the ruse that the ...

    Posted at August 3, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Ransomeware, a Quick-and-Dirty Bribery Scam, Targets Europe

    A typical digital kidnapping often begins with the victim inadvertently running a malicious program. The ransomware, as such programs are called, then encrypts the computer hard drive and offers to sell the victim the encryption key for a small fee. Over the past few months, security professionals have engaged in a cat-and-mouse game with a number of groups using similar tactics. Recent versions targeting Austrian, Dutch, English, French, German and Swiss computer users, for example, ...

    Posted at August 8, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • NASA Curiosity Rover Preparing for Additional Martian Science Experiments

    Since its successful landing on the surface of Mars Aug. 6, NASA's Curiosity Mars rover has been busy taking spectacular photographs, checking its internal systems after its 354 million mile voyage from Earth and preparing itself for its exploratory missions to come on the red planet. "Curiosity awoke from her 'beauty sleep' today to the toe-tapping tune 'Good Morning' from the musical 'Singing in the Rain,' feeling healthy and refreshed and ready for a ...

    Posted at August 13, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Facebook`s First Open Compute Project Data Center Is Now Complete

    PRINEVILLE, Ore. -- Facebook, which is closing in on 1 billion registered users and is pounded by billions of transactions each minute, realized early on that it was going to need to build its own data centers. Its first one, located in the north central Oregon town of Prineville, about 80 miles south of the Columbia River and the Washington border, opened in May 2012 after a two-and-a-half-year construction period. It is custom-built for Facebook's ...

    Posted at August 18, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • BlackBerry Enterprise Server Will Support All Devices: RIM

    Beleaguered BlackBerry manufacturer Research In Motion disputed a report on tech blog Boy Genius Report, which stated the BlackBerry Enterprise Server (BES) would be incompatible with the company’s latest line of smartphones and operating system software, BlackBerry 10. This would force businesses to require two servers to operate the latest BlackBerry devices as well as legacy devices. RIM issued a statement saying BES 10 would support existing BlackBerry devices, including the ...

    Posted at August 23, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment