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Results 141 - 150 of about 2012:

Gavin Clarke / The Register:
Microsoft hires Disney man for consumer crusade   —  Corporate mission: to be less stodgy  —  Microsoft has raided the Walt Disney Corporation to fill a position tasked with flogging Windows 8 to consumers buying PCs and tablets next year.  —  The company appointed former Disney director …
Jun 29, 2011, 3:15 PMIn context
Chris Mellor / The Register:
Oracle buying Ellison-backed Pillar Data   —  Fills SAN hole in storage line-up  —  Oracle is buying CEO Larry Ellison's privately-funded Pillar Data Systems storage company.  —  Pillar was founded in 2001 by Mike Workman, its CEO, and funded by Ellison's own investment vehicle, Tako Ventures.
Jun 29, 2011, 11:20 AMIn context
Kelly Fiveash / The Register:
Euro commissioner tells Facebook it has nowhere to hide   —  Offshore servers no defence, Reding tells El Reg  —  Interview  —  European Commissioner Viviane Reding was in the UK on Monday to warn banks that they will be required to immediately notify customers about data security breaches.
Jun 21, 2011, 9:45 AMIn context
Cade Metz / The Register:
Google bypasses admin controls with latest Chrome IE   —  ‘Screw your BOFH.  Install our plug-in’  —  Google has released a new version of Chrome Frame - the Internet Explorer plug-in that turns Microsoft's browser into a Google browser - letting users install the plug-in even when they …
Jun 20, 2011, 11:30 PMIn context
Dan Goodin / The Register:
Apple [pilfers] rips off student's rejected iPhone app   —  iOS 5 lifts idea, name, even logo  —  Apple is famous for going to absurd lengths in its effort to enforce patents and trademarks.  It recently sued Amazon for calling its app store Appstore.  And it has publicly lectured competitors to …
Jun 10, 2011, 4:10 AMIn context
Cade Metz / The Register:
App Engine: Google's deepest secrets as a service   —  The software scales.  But will the Google rulebook?  —  Google will never open source its back end.  You'll never run the Google File System or Google MapReduce or Google BigTable on your own servers.
Jun 7, 2011, 10:40 AMIn context
John Leyden / The Register:
Google Chrome OS: Too secure to need security?   —  Confident anti-virus-less chocolateers may be repeating Apple's mistakes  —  A leading security researcher has warned that Google risks repeating Apple's mistakes on security with its new Chrome OS.  —  Google Chrome OS is a Linux-based …
May 27, 2011, 3:05 PMIn context
Dan Goodin / The Register:
Eureka!  Google breakthrough makes SSL less painful   —  Client-side change cuts latency by 30%  —  Google researchers say they've devised a way to significantly reduce the time it takes websites to establish encrypted connections with end-user browsers, a breakthrough that could make it less painful …
May 20, 2011, 12:40 AMIn context
Rik Myslewski / The Register:
Intel: Windows on ARM won't run ‘legacy apps’   —  Waves flag for ‘traditional’ Windows 8  —  Microsoft may be porting Windows 8 to the ARM architecture, but the general manager of Intel's software and services group insists she's not losing any sleep over a bruising battle in a more-competitive arena.
May 18, 2011, 6:05 AMIn context
Gavin Clarke / The Register:
Gates defends Ballmer's Skype gamble   —  ‘A great deal for Microsoft’  —  Somebody big has come to the defense of Steve Ballmer's $8.5bn purchase of web telco Skype - the biggest deal in Microsoft's history.  —  Bill Gates - Ballmer's colleague and long-time friend …
May 17, 2011, 9:35 PMIn context

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