ITworld Hardware http://www.itworld.com/taxonomy/term/40/all en HP's new Stream tablets, laptops fuel Microsoft-Google OS battle http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438969/hps-new-stream-tablets-laptops-fuel-microsoft-google-os-battle Hewlett-Packard is fueling Microsoft&#039;s battle with Google&#039;s Android in low-cost devices with the first Windows-based Stream tablets, starting at US$99.99.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438969/hps-new-stream-tablets-laptops-fuel-microsoft-google-os-battle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438969/hps-new-stream-tablets-laptops-fuel-microsoft-google-os-battle#comments Hardware News Mon, 29 Sep 2014 22:04:38 +0000 IDGNS staff 438969 at http://www.itworld.com New Lenovo Yoga tablets, PCs due out for holiday season http://www.itworld.com/438919/new-lenovo-yoga-tablets-pcs-due-out-holiday-season Lenovo plans on releasing new Yoga tablets and hybrids in time for the end-of-year holiday season, with actor and venture capitalist Ashton Kutcher having a hand in the design and development of the products.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/438919/new-lenovo-yoga-tablets-pcs-due-out-holiday-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/438919/new-lenovo-yoga-tablets-pcs-due-out-holiday-season#comments Hardware News Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:41:28 +0000 IDGNS staff 438919 at http://www.itworld.com Cisco pumping $1 billion more into Intercloud http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/438845/cisco-pumping-1-billion-more-intercloud Cisco on Monday said it is expanding on its Intercloud multi-cloud service provider initiative with another $1 billion investment, designed to lead to more products, data centers and partners.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/438845/cisco-pumping-1-billion-more-intercloud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/438845/cisco-pumping-1-billion-more-intercloud#comments Cloud Computing Hardware Internet Networking News Tue, 30 Sep 2014 01:12:54 +0000 IDGNS staff 438845 at http://www.itworld.com HP's Moonshot server now packs 64-bit ARM chips http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438776/hps-moonshot-server-now-packs-64-bit-arm-chips It&#039;s been a long road getting there but Hewlett-Packard has become the first major vendor to add a 64-bit ARM server to its price list.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438776/hps-moonshot-server-now-packs-64-bit-arm-chips" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438776/hps-moonshot-server-now-packs-64-bit-arm-chips#comments Hardware News Mon, 29 Sep 2014 12:51:17 +0000 IDGNS staff 438776 at http://www.itworld.com Lenovo set to complete acquisition of IBM x86 server business http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438711/lenovo-set-complete-acquisition-ibm-x86-server-business Nine months after it was first announced, Lenovo&#039;s acquisition of IBM&#039;s x86 server business is headed towards closing.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438711/lenovo-set-complete-acquisition-ibm-x86-server-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438711/lenovo-set-complete-acquisition-ibm-x86-server-business#comments Hardware IT Management News Mon, 29 Sep 2014 07:06:31 +0000 IDGNS staff 438711 at http://www.itworld.com Data center consolidation pays off, feds find http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438388/data-center-consolidation-pays-feds-find Republicans and Democrats in Congress rarely seem to agree on anything anymore, but top members from both sides Friday offered qualified support for efforts to consolidate federal data centers.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438388/data-center-consolidation-pays-feds-find" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438388/data-center-consolidation-pays-feds-find#comments Data Center Government Hardware News Mon, 29 Sep 2014 00:45:35 +0000 IDGNS staff 438388 at http://www.itworld.com How Intel, Microsoft and the wireless carriers will finally realize the promise of an 'always connected' PC http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438288/how-intel-microsoft-and-wireless-carriers-will-finally-realize-promise-always-connec Thanks to developments like Intel&#039;s Skylake platform, we&#039;ll soon use PCs like we do our phones: always on and always connected.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438288/how-intel-microsoft-and-wireless-carriers-will-finally-realize-promise-always-connec" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438288/how-intel-microsoft-and-wireless-carriers-will-finally-realize-promise-always-connec#comments Hardware Mobile & Wireless Networking News Mon, 29 Sep 2014 00:55:49 +0000 IDGNS staff 438288 at http://www.itworld.com Intel investing $1.5 billion in two Chinese chip firms http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438249/intel-investing-15-billion-two-chinese-chip-firms Intel is investing 9 billion yuan (US$1.5 billion) in two Chinese chip companies with an eye to boosting its presence in the country&#039;s booming mobile phone market.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438249/intel-investing-15-billion-two-chinese-chip-firms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438249/intel-investing-15-billion-two-chinese-chip-firms#comments Hardware IT Management News Fri, 26 Sep 2014 06:00:06 +0000 IDGNS staff 438249 at http://www.itworld.com 'World's smallest' 3G module will bring Internet to all sorts of devices http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/438215/worlds-smallest-3g-module-will-bring-internet-all-sorts-devices AT&amp;amp;T has certified a 3G chip module that the manufacturer calls the world&#039;s smallest, but that doesn&#039;t mean the carrier is going after toddlers as its last untapped customer base.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/438215/worlds-smallest-3g-module-will-bring-internet-all-sorts-devices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/438215/worlds-smallest-3g-module-will-bring-internet-all-sorts-devices#comments Hardware Mobile & Wireless News Fri, 26 Sep 2014 00:23:48 +0000 IDGNS staff 438215 at http://www.itworld.com Cloud will be key for Oracle at OpenWorld http://www.itworld.com/software/438184/cloud-will-be-key-oracle-openworld It&#039;s just days until the start of Oracle&#039;s OpenWorld conference, an already massive affair that will be even bigger this year given the company&#039;s recent acquisitions and forays into new product areas.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/438184/cloud-will-be-key-oracle-openworld" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/438184/cloud-will-be-key-oracle-openworld#comments Cloud Computing Hardware Internet IT Management Networking On-demand Software Software News Thu, 25 Sep 2014 20:32:55 +0000 IDGNS staff 438184 at http://www.itworld.com Apple will consume 25% of all DRAM in the world next year http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438157/apple-will-consume-25-all-dram-world-next-year As it introduces new products over the next year, Apple&#039;s consumption of mobile DRAM will jump from 16.5% to 25% in 2015.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438157/apple-will-consume-25-all-dram-world-next-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438157/apple-will-consume-25-all-dram-world-next-year#comments Hardware Mobile & Wireless Storage News Fri, 26 Sep 2014 19:07:28 +0000 IDGNS staff 438157 at http://www.itworld.com Your shrubbery could be a security threat [CARTOON] http://www.itworld.com/security/438150/your-shrubbery-could-be-security-threat-cartoon Don’t trust that ficus! Rogue cell phone towers are popping up here, there and everywhere<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/security/438150/your-shrubbery-could-be-security-threat-cartoon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/security/438150/your-shrubbery-could-be-security-threat-cartoon#comments Hardware Mobile & Wireless Offbeat Personal Tech Security News cartoon cell phone towers cloud comic computers cyberculture espionage humor Internet jokes Mobile news security social media space technology tree Washington web Fri, 26 Sep 2014 10:20:00 +0000 Phil Johnson 438150 at http://www.itworld.com Samsung raises storage capacity on SSD to 3.2TB http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438146/samsung-raises-storage-capacity-ssd-32tb Samsung keeps raising the bar on storage capacity in its solid-state drives with a 3.2TB SSD, which is now in production.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438146/samsung-raises-storage-capacity-ssd-32tb" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438146/samsung-raises-storage-capacity-ssd-32tb#comments Hardware News Thu, 25 Sep 2014 16:52:02 +0000 IDGNS staff 438146 at http://www.itworld.com Laptop vs. tablets: how they compare for true productivity http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438109/laptop-vs-tablets-how-they-compare-true-productivity Memory, storage, display size and other factors all make a difference in getting things done. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438109/laptop-vs-tablets-how-they-compare-true-productivity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438109/laptop-vs-tablets-how-they-compare-true-productivity#comments Hardware Mobile & Wireless Feature Tue, 30 Sep 2014 02:12:13 +0000 IDGNS staff 438109 at http://www.itworld.com Broadcom unveils 25G Ethernet, SDN optimized chip http://www.itworld.com/hardware/437930/broadcom-unveils-25g-ethernet-sdn-optimized-chip Broadcom this week announced availability of new Ethernet switch silicon optimized for cloud-scale data centers.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/hardware/437930/broadcom-unveils-25g-ethernet-sdn-optimized-chip" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/hardware/437930/broadcom-unveils-25g-ethernet-sdn-optimized-chip#comments Hardware Networking News Fri, 26 Sep 2014 01:06:14 +0000 IDGNS staff 437930 at http://www.itworld.com