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MIT researchers are planning to present a paper at the ACM Symposium on Operating Systems Principles in October, with details of the first computer file system that is mathematically guaranteed not to lose track of data during crashes. A file system is a vital component of a computer that manages and [...]
'Call of Duty: Black Ops III' scores big with its PS4 beta.
VideoOn Thursday, Disney took to Instagram to release a 12-second teaser for Star Wars: The Force Awakens. As has been widely reported (check out the analysis by Forbes' Scott Mendelson), this allowed the studio to generate a ton of attention (as if a new Star Wars movie has an trouble getting attention), while [...]
Angry Birds 2 maker Rovio laid off 260 employees Wednesday. That's one third of its total workforce, and follows 130 job cuts in 2014. “This is personally a difficult decision,” said Rovio’s CEO Pekka Rantala in a statement. “However, it is certain that a leaner and more agile Rovio is absolutely necessary [...]
An internal shot of the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 shows why the S Pen gets stuck when inserted backwards.
The turn-based tactical alien-smashing PC game is being delayed to February 2016.
The finance industry is digitized in silos, but it has to integrate and automate functionality across the enterprise if it is to thrive, says TABB Group's Paul Rowady.
Yesterday, British music rights organization PRS For Music began what is sure to be a tough legal battle against currently-controversial streaming platform Soundcloud. Not too long after the news broke that one party had finally resorted to legal action, Souncloud fought back. While PRS For Music claims that the two have [...]
A screenshot form the upcoming 'Fallout 4' There's a particular statistic I've been thinking about recently. We first heard it earlier in the month, in a presentation from Fallout 4 lead producer Jeff Gardner, who said that he'd been playing the game for "400+" hours, and he still hadn't seen everything there [...]
This tennis sensor system may well help your game. As my 12-year-old nephew nearly ran me off the tennis court last week -- on two different days, mind you -- it occurred to me that somewhere between high school and middle age I’ve lost a few steps between the alleys. And [...]
The August media stock sell-off is a call for studios and distributors to develop solid digital strategies.
Could a pregnant woman's love of dogs have caused her early death in ancient Greece? These archaeologist think they have evidence that it did.
Best Buy is increasing the number of stores that sell Apple’s Watch which is a very positive data point for its demand.
The Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge are excellent devices. I had a few months to play around with the two Samsung flagship smartphones and I must say that the display looks sharp, the camera takes very high-quality 16-megapixel photos and 4K videos and the processor is blazing fast. There [...]
The signals seem to be strengthening that design thinking is moving mainstream - witness the September Harvard Business Review featured spotlight on the evolution of design thinking and its central role in innovation, including the assertion that design thinking “needs to be a core competence.” Sounds dramatic - but I’d like [...]
Last week, I had an extended conversation with an IT executive at a financial services firm. Let’s call him Jeff. I heard something from Jeff that I’ve heard quite often from enterprise IT leaders: “We’re not sure that public cloud is right for us…." Jeff gave a compelling set of reasons why [...]
Nintendo's amiibo have struck a chord with consumers. There's something fantastically Nintendo about the little figures (even if they did crib a page from the Skylanders), from the characters themselves, to the obsessive collectibility, to the supply chain issues. They're a real bright spot in a still checkered slate for [...]
Ashley Madison founder Noel Biderman steps down in wake of damaging attack on the company, which leaked troves of
A free update Windows 10 might be, but it's giving some people - me included - a massive headache. So far I've updated two laptops, a tablet and my main desktop to the stable release of Windows 10. The tablet and my desktop were both previously on the preview builds. The [...]