ITworld News http://www.itworld.com/taxonomy/term/16/all en IBM Watson cooks up some new dishes http://www.itworld.com/433873/ibm-watson-cooks-some-new-dishes When not busy helping to find new treatments for cancer, IBM Watson is helping to cook up a few new dishes as well.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/433873/ibm-watson-cooks-some-new-dishes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/433873/ibm-watson-cooks-some-new-dishes#comments Cloud Computing Internet Networking On-demand Software Software News Fri, 29 Aug 2014 20:59:15 +0000 IDGNS staff 433873 at http://www.itworld.com Facebook testing mobile searches for old posts http://www.itworld.com/networking/433867/facebook-testing-mobile-searches-old-posts Facebook is testing a way to let users of its mobile app search for posts shared with them in the past.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/networking/433867/facebook-testing-mobile-searches-old-posts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/networking/433867/facebook-testing-mobile-searches-old-posts#comments Internet Mobile & Wireless Networking On-demand Software Unified Communications News Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:48:14 +0000 IDGNS staff 433867 at http://www.itworld.com Apple will keep pushing for a sales ban on Samsung products http://www.itworld.com/it-management/433866/apple-will-keep-pushing-sales-ban-samsung-products Apple will appeal a judge&#039;s order this week that denied its request for a sales ban on Samsung products that were found to infringe its patents.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/433866/apple-will-keep-pushing-sales-ban-samsung-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/433866/apple-will-keep-pushing-sales-ban-samsung-products#comments IT Management Legal News Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:48:17 +0000 IDGNS staff 433866 at http://www.itworld.com Appeals court denies Oracle request to restore $1.3 billion judgment against SAP http://www.itworld.com/software/433858/appeals-court-denies-oracle-request-restore-13-billion-judgment-against-sap Oracle has failed to persuade a federal appeals court to restore US$1.3 billion judgment in its copyright-infringement lawsuit against SAP, but will have the options of taking a lesser amount of money or pursuing a new trial.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/433858/appeals-court-denies-oracle-request-restore-13-billion-judgment-against-sap" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/433858/appeals-court-denies-oracle-request-restore-13-billion-judgment-against-sap#comments IT Management Legal Software News Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:48:44 +0000 IDGNS staff 433858 at http://www.itworld.com IDC: Tablets sales growth to slow this year http://www.itworld.com/433849/idc-tablets-sales-growth-slow-year Tablet shipments worldwide will continue to grow this year, but not as quickly as previously expected, according to a forecast released Friday.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/433849/idc-tablets-sales-growth-slow-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/433849/idc-tablets-sales-growth-slow-year#comments Hardware News Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:39:17 +0000 IDGNS staff 433849 at http://www.itworld.com Intel amps up desktop performance with its first 8-core PC chip http://www.itworld.com/hardware/433844/intel-amps-desktop-performance-its-first-8-core-pc-chip Intel is shipping its fastest PC processor to date and its first with eight cores.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/hardware/433844/intel-amps-desktop-performance-its-first-8-core-pc-chip" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/hardware/433844/intel-amps-desktop-performance-its-first-8-core-pc-chip#comments Hardware News Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:02:15 +0000 IDGNS staff 433844 at http://www.itworld.com Nokia's navigation service Here comes to Samsung smartwatch and Galaxy http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/433773/nokias-navigation-service-here-comes-samsung-smartwatch-and-galaxy Samsung has partnered with Nokia to bring navigation service Here to its new smartwatch and Galaxy Android phones.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/433773/nokias-navigation-service-here-comes-samsung-smartwatch-and-galaxy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/433773/nokias-navigation-service-here-comes-samsung-smartwatch-and-galaxy#comments Mobile & Wireless News Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:54:59 +0000 IDGNS staff 433773 at http://www.itworld.com Fujitsu to deploy thousands of contactless cash machines for Spanish bank http://www.itworld.com/433751/fujitsu-deploy-thousands-contactless-cash-machines-spanish-bank Fujitsu is set to manufacture 8,500 contactless bank machines for Spain&#039;s CaixaBank, a move that may help move the technology to the mainstream.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/433751/fujitsu-deploy-thousands-contactless-cash-machines-spanish-bank" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/433751/fujitsu-deploy-thousands-contactless-cash-machines-spanish-bank#comments News Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:20:44 +0000 IDGNS staff 433751 at http://www.itworld.com CryptoWall held over half-a-million computers hostage, encrypted 5 billion files http://www.itworld.com/security/433750/cryptowall-held-over-half-million-computers-hostage-encrypted-5-billion-files A file-encrypting ransomware program called CryptoWall infected over 600,000 computer systems in the past six months and held 5 billion files hostage, earning its creators more than US$1 million, researchers found.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/security/433750/cryptowall-held-over-half-million-computers-hostage-encrypted-5-billion-files" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/security/433750/cryptowall-held-over-half-million-computers-hostage-encrypted-5-billion-files#comments Data Protection Security News Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:24:44 +0000 IDGNS staff 433750 at http://www.itworld.com As smartphone screen sizes max out, stylish designs expected at IFA http://www.itworld.com/433745/smartphone-screen-sizes-max-out-stylish-designs-expected-ifa New smartphones expected to bow at the IFA show in Berlin next week will likely show that makers are taking a step back from larger screen sizes and emphasizing better design.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/433745/smartphone-screen-sizes-max-out-stylish-designs-expected-ifa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/433745/smartphone-screen-sizes-max-out-stylish-designs-expected-ifa#comments News Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:48:56 +0000 IDGNS staff 433745 at http://www.itworld.com Baidu, Tencent help Chinese shopping malls take on Alibaba http://www.itworld.com/it-management/433715/baidu-tencent-help-chinese-shopping-malls-take-alibaba Baidu and Tencent are teaming up with a Chinese shopping mall operator in a joint venture that could steal business away from local e-commerce giant Alibaba Group.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/433715/baidu-tencent-help-chinese-shopping-malls-take-alibaba" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/433715/baidu-tencent-help-chinese-shopping-malls-take-alibaba#comments Internet IT Management Mobile & Wireless Networking News Fri, 29 Aug 2014 07:01:23 +0000 IDGNS staff 433715 at http://www.itworld.com LG playing waiting game for plasma TV exit http://www.itworld.com/433709/lg-playing-waiting-game-plasma-tv-exit LG is waiting for the right time to exit the plasma TV business, a move that would leave almost no major companies making the flat-screens.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/433709/lg-playing-waiting-game-plasma-tv-exit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/433709/lg-playing-waiting-game-plasma-tv-exit#comments News Fri, 29 Aug 2014 06:49:59 +0000 IDGNS staff 433709 at http://www.itworld.com Toshiba sensor to sharpen smartphone photos http://www.itworld.com/433700/toshiba-sensor-sharpen-smartphone-photos Toshiba has developed a new image sensor for smartphones and tablets that promises better image resolution for run-of-the-mill smartphones when it goes into mass production.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/433700/toshiba-sensor-sharpen-smartphone-photos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/433700/toshiba-sensor-sharpen-smartphone-photos#comments News Fri, 29 Aug 2014 03:04:08 +0000 IDGNS staff 433700 at http://www.itworld.com Google's Project Wing building drone delivery service http://www.itworld.com/internet/433692/googles-project-wing-building-drone-delivery-service For two years, Google has quietly been developing autonomous flying vehicles that can be used to deliver packages for disaster relief or for commerce purposes, the company revealed Thursday.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/internet/433692/googles-project-wing-building-drone-delivery-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/internet/433692/googles-project-wing-building-drone-delivery-service#comments Internet Networking On-demand Software News Fri, 29 Aug 2014 01:16:19 +0000 IDGNS staff 433692 at http://www.itworld.com Poaching drivers may be the norm for ride-sharing companies http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/433691/poaching-drivers-may-be-norm-ride-sharing-companies It seems like poaching drivers is par for the course in the ride-sharing industry.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/433691/poaching-drivers-may-be-norm-ride-sharing-companies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/433691/poaching-drivers-may-be-norm-ride-sharing-companies#comments Internet Mobile & Wireless Networking 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