ITworld News http://www.itworld.com/taxonomy/term/16/all en AMD's new eight-core FX chips based on aging Piledriver architecture http://www.itworld.com/hardware/434174/amds-new-eight-core-fx-chips-based-aging-piledriver-architecture Advanced Micro Devices is targeting mid-range desktops with its latest high-end FX chips based on the Piledriver architecture.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/hardware/434174/amds-new-eight-core-fx-chips-based-aging-piledriver-architecture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/hardware/434174/amds-new-eight-core-fx-chips-based-aging-piledriver-architecture#comments Hardware News Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:34:14 +0000 IDGNS staff 434174 at http://www.itworld.com Uber vows to defy German ban on its UberPop ride-sharing service http://www.itworld.com/it-management/434159/uber-vows-defy-german-ban-its-uberpop-ride-sharing-service Uber Technologies must stop operating its ride sharing service UberPop in Germany or pay a fine, a German court has ruled -- but the ban could be short lived, a court spokesman said Tuesday.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/434159/uber-vows-defy-german-ban-its-uberpop-ride-sharing-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/434159/uber-vows-defy-german-ban-its-uberpop-ride-sharing-service#comments Internet IT Management Legal Mobile & Wireless Networking On-demand Software News Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:54:27 +0000 IDGNS staff 434159 at http://www.itworld.com Namecheap says accounts compromised in hacking incident http://www.itworld.com/security/434128/namecheap-says-accounts-compromised-hacking-incident Hosting provider Namecheap said Monday hackers compromised some of its users&#039; accounts, likely using a recently disclosed list of 1.2 billion usernames and passwords compiled by Russian hackers.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/security/434128/namecheap-says-accounts-compromised-hacking-incident" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/security/434128/namecheap-says-accounts-compromised-hacking-incident#comments Security News Tue, 02 Sep 2014 02:54:10 +0000 IDGNS staff 434128 at http://www.itworld.com Why hackers may be stealing your credit card numbers for years http://www.itworld.com/security/434118/why-hackers-may-be-stealing-your-credit-card-numbers-years While conducting a penetration test of a major Canadian retailer, Rob VandenBrink bought something from the store. He later found his own credit card number buried in its systems, a major worry.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/security/434118/why-hackers-may-be-stealing-your-credit-card-numbers-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/security/434118/why-hackers-may-be-stealing-your-credit-card-numbers-years#comments Data Protection Security News Tue, 02 Sep 2014 01:06:46 +0000 IDGNS staff 434118 at http://www.itworld.com Reconnaissance code on industrial software site points to watering hole attack http://www.itworld.com/security/434080/reconnaissance-code-industrial-software-site-points-watering-hole-attack Attackers deploy Web-based reconnaissance tool to gather information about potential targets in different industries<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/security/434080/reconnaissance-code-industrial-software-site-points-watering-hole-attack" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/security/434080/reconnaissance-code-industrial-software-site-points-watering-hole-attack#comments Endpoint Security Security News Mon, 01 Sep 2014 16:39:51 +0000 IDGNS staff 434080 at http://www.itworld.com Europol launches international cybercrime task force http://www.itworld.com/security/434061/europol-launches-international-cybercrime-task-force Europol launched a cybercrime task force Monday to fight online crime in the EU and other countries.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/security/434061/europol-launches-international-cybercrime-task-force" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/security/434061/europol-launches-international-cybercrime-task-force#comments IT Management Legal Security News Mon, 01 Sep 2014 14:47:29 +0000 IDGNS staff 434061 at http://www.itworld.com China gives Microsoft 20 days to answer questions in anti-monopoly probe http://www.itworld.com/windows/434059/china-gives-microsoft-20-days-answer-questions-anti-monopoly-probe Chinese authorities have issued a 20-day deadline for Microsoft to explain &quot;compatibility problems&quot; with its Windows and Office software, after previously warning the company not to obstruct an anti-monopoly investigation.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/windows/434059/china-gives-microsoft-20-days-answer-questions-anti-monopoly-probe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/windows/434059/china-gives-microsoft-20-days-answer-questions-anti-monopoly-probe#comments Government IT Management Operating Systems Software Windows News Mon, 01 Sep 2014 14:22:20 +0000 IDGNS staff 434059 at http://www.itworld.com Show spotlight will be on smartwatches with better looks and connectivity http://www.itworld.com/434058/show-spotlight-will-be-smartwatches-better-looks-and-connectivity Smartwatches will be in the spotlight at the IFA trade show in Berlin, with LG, Motorola, Samsung and Sony all keen to demonstrate their new products are what consumers want.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/434058/show-spotlight-will-be-smartwatches-better-looks-and-connectivity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/434058/show-spotlight-will-be-smartwatches-better-looks-and-connectivity#comments News Mon, 01 Sep 2014 14:23:10 +0000 IDGNS staff 434058 at http://www.itworld.com Alienware reveals new Area-51, Nintendo announces New 3DS http://www.itworld.com/personal-tech/434057/alienware-reveals-new-area-51-nintendo-announces-new-3ds Also a few notes from Sony&#039;s pre-Tokyo Game Show press conference.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/personal-tech/434057/alienware-reveals-new-area-51-nintendo-announces-new-3ds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/personal-tech/434057/alienware-reveals-new-area-51-nintendo-announces-new-3ds#comments Hardware Offbeat Personal Tech News Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:03:00 +0000 pasmith 434057 at http://www.itworld.com European 700MHz band should be freed for mobile broadband by 2020, report says http://www.itworld.com/it-management/434053/european-700mhz-band-should-be-freed-mobile-broadband-2020-report-says Europe&#039;s 700MHz band should be freed for mobile broadband by 2020, a report to the European Commission recommends.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/434053/european-700mhz-band-should-be-freed-mobile-broadband-2020-report-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/434053/european-700mhz-band-should-be-freed-mobile-broadband-2020-report-says#comments Government IT Management Unified Communications News Mon, 01 Sep 2014 13:34:00 +0000 IDGNS staff 434053 at http://www.itworld.com 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