My wife and I have three lazy dogs. Given the choice, I know Ozzy, Olivia and Toby would like to be out chasing the deer, elk, and fox that run free in the mountains surrounding our house, but we can’t trust that they’ll come back so we don’t give them that freedom. As a result,... More »Are Your Employees Working Like a Dog, or Dogging It at Work?
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El software llegó por medio de Windows Update un mes antes de lo previsto More »Se filtra la actualización de primavera de Windows 8.1
After claiming in a recent report that the new Asus dual-booting Android/Windows tablet/laptop combo that was announced at CES 2014 may not actually hit stores, Digitimes is back with a second story that says the same thing. According to its research, the publication says Google is putting pressure on Asus not to go forward with such dual-booting devices. Similarly, “other PC vendors now also have intentions to stop plans for producing products featuring dual operating system features,” as “Google is trying hard to avoid its OS being combined with Windows.” Digitimes Research believes that such dual booting systems will benefit Windows more than Google, by helping the former further increase its market share in the smartphone business. Intel is certainly interested More »Dual Android/Windows tablets/laptops get the boot from Google
Telecom Italia a atteint ses objectifs de réduction de son endettement et fait l'impasse sur le dividende 2013 pour ses actions ordinaires, l'opérateur italien poursuivant ses investissements pour renforcer ... More »Telecom Italia a atteint son objectif de réduction de sa dette
If you've heard one too many gripes about your boozy postings, don't fret -- there'll soon be a like-minded social app for you. It's called "Livr," and you won't even be able to log in without a smartphone breathalyzer confirming you've tippled enough. In fact, the higher your BAC, the more app features are unlocked. More »Livr is my most fav app 4va LOL im drunk (update: sober up, it's fake)
Headrush finds the idea of decentralised currency ‘progressive’ & is accepting it in spite of Bitcoin facing regulatory hurdles in India Mumbai-based Headrush, an adventure- and extreme sports company, has become the first player in India to accept Bitcoins. On March 2, 2014, it held a Bitcoin meet, wherein adventure junkies paid for the services ... More »Adventure sports firm Headrush first to accept Bitcoins in India
The Vergecast is a discussion of all things relevant and irreverent in the worlds of art, culture, science, and technology — and anything else that pops into the twisted minds of this week's hosts. Join Joshua Topolsky, Katie Drummond, and T.C. Sottek for a discussion on the reported uncovering of the man behind Bitcoin, LSD therapy, and the return of Shaq Fu. More »The Vergecast 114 - The man behind Bitcoin and the return of 'Shaq Fu'
What’s the first thing that come to mind when you hear “support local”? For me, it would be the Halifax Farmers’ Market. Why is it that we have this conception that “support local” always relates to fresh foods? Supporting local involves more than just buying fresh fruit and vegetables at the local market. Below you... More »4 Reasons Why it is Imperative to Support Local
In a recent report from Arras People, the Benchmark Report, it was highlighted that PPM Practitioners from all walks of life are currently being impacted by different challenges created by the market conditions in the UK. 2013 was another year with limited ‘churn’ in the market as many practitioners again decided to stay in their... More »Project Management in the UK Today
HIGH-TECH - Dorian S. Nakamoto, un sexagénaire californien d'origine japonaise, affirme qu'il n'a rien à voir avec la création de la monnaie virtuelle... More »Bictoin: «Newsweek» pense avoir démasqué le créateur de la monnaie virtuelle, qui dément
Did Newsweek pick the wrong guy for its big Bitcoin exposé? In an interview with The Associated Press, 64-year-old Temple City, Calif. resident Satoshi Nakamoto has denied that he ever heard of Bitcoin until his son mentioned it three weeks ago after getting a call from Newsweek. Nakamoto admitted that Newsweek got several details of his background right in its massive profile of him, including his education, his work history and his hobbies. However, Nakamoto is insistent that Newsweek got the biggest detail about his life wrong: That he had anything to do with the creation of Bitcoin. Nakamoto explained that when he said that he was “no longer involved” when asked about Bitcoin, he really meant to say that he More »Supposed Bitcoin founder denies any knowledge of Bitcoin
MILÃO, 7 Mar (Reuters) - O presidente-executivo da Telecom Italia disse nesta sexta-feira que não há conversas ocorrendo sobre qualquer possível aliança envolvendo a TIM Participações, incluindo com a operadora de banda larga GVT. "Não há conversas ocorrendo sobre qualquer potencial combinação no Brasil", disse Marco Patuano durante teleconferência com analistas. Patuano, porém, disse que uma possível fusão da TIM com a GVT, controlada pela francesa Vivendi, juntaria dois bons ativos e criaria sinergias. ... More »Telecom Italia diz que não há conversas de fusão sobre TIM Participações
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey's president on Friday ruled out a ban on Facebook and YouTube after Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan threatened such a move to stop political foes posting audio recordings purportedly exposing government corruption. "The closure of them is out of the question," Abdullah Gul told reporters when asked about Erdogan's comments, adding that under a recently passed law authorities could block access to material on such sites if a person's privacy is violated. (Reporting by Humeyra Pamuk; Writing by Daren Butler; Editing by Gareth Jones) More »Turkey's Gul says Facebook, YouTube ban out of question
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dorian Prentice Satoshi Nakamoto said Thursday that he is not the creator of bitcoin, adding further mystery to the story of how the world's most popular digital currency came to be. More »AP Exclusive: Man said to create bitcoin denies it