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Former RIM co-CEO Jim Balsillie's very different rescue plan revealed

@ 2012/04/16 read/post comments(0)
Sources close to former RIM co-CEO Jim Balsillie have revealed his plans to save the company before he was shown the door, a plan that didn't involve handsets. He'd entered into talks with AT&T, Verizon and several European carriers to… Go To Full Article

Oracle to kick off at Google in Java spat on Monday

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Oracle is set to go toe to toe in the courtroom with Google next week in a case concerning the search giant’s alleged abuse of Java. The jury selection for the court date, one of many for… Go To Full Article

Max Payne 3 Video Shows Off Bullet Time

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Mmmmm, Bullet Time. I'm not too sure about the idea of forced "automatic" Bullet Time they talk about "in every level," but I'll just have to just wait and see. Go To Full Article

Samsung Urges Intel to Launch DDR4 Systems Ahead of Schedule

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With over-production, swelling-inventories, and cutthroat competition that doesn't allow even subtle price-increases, DDR3 is a lost-cause for DRAM makers such as Samsung. It is hence hedging its bets on the early arrival of DDR4, and the only company that can… Go To Full Article

AMD Partners With PTC for Creo Parametric 2.0

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A few months ago during the Radeon HD 7970 launch we discussed how AMD would be revising their Independent Software Vendor (ISV) relations. While their efforts with ISVs in the past few years had been decent, AMD had not put… Go To Full Article

TSMC ranked Taiwan's most profitable company

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Taiwan's most profitable company for all of 2011 was Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., (TSMC). TSMC managed to bring in $4.4 billion in after tax net income in 2011. It was followed by enormous manufacturer Hon Hai, aka… Go To Full Article

Microsoft sets up new subsidiary, would like to meet open source types

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It's been a mixed bag when it comes to Microsoft and open source involvement, but Redmond's now getting all enthused, setting up an Open Technologies subsidiary dedicated to making friends in open source circles. While of other parts of the… Go To Full Article

Intel to Push for Higher Resolution PC Displays, Arrive in 2013

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Come 2013, and PC consumers could finally break the shackles of regressive PC resolution "standards" such as 1366x768 and 1920x1080, if Intel has its way. At a presentation at IDF Beijing, Intel expressed its desire to see much higher resolution… Go To Full Article

Time Warner and Verizon begin selling bundled packages just to annoy regulators

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Verizon's special relationship with the cable houses deepened yesterday as it started to sell bundled mobile and land-line packages with Time Warner Cable, like it does with Comcast. Residents in various parts of Ohio, Kansas City and Raleigh, North Carolina… Go To Full Article

German court upholds ban on iCloud and MobileMe push emails

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It's been well over a month now since Apple suspended push email from its iCloud and MobileMe services, and it doesn't look like it will be switching them back on any time soon. According to the Wall Street Journal, a… Go To Full Article

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