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Daniel Craig Is Coming Back as James Bond in 2019

Sound the trumpets: Daniel Craig will play James Bond in at least one more film, which will be released in November 2019.<p>Eon Productions, the London-based company that oversees all things 007, and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, which holds rights to the franchise, said on Monday that the next installment …

Oculus Rift pre-orders get you in line for Touch controllers

Did all of the recent Oculus news make your heart skip a beat? Well, here's another bit to make your blood pump go pitter-patter: Should you pre-order the consumer edition of the Rift VR headset, you've automatically got a spot in line when the company starts accepting purchase reservations for its …

Curious new emoji is part of campaign to help prevent bullying

Emoji are often a subtle way to relate that you’ve noticed a comment. With iOS 9.1, a strange eyeball emoji confused many of us, but it turns out tech companies are using it to fight bullying.<p>The emoji, launched during National Bullying Prevention Month, can be found in use on popular services like …

Apple Watch Pop-Up Shop Also Planned for London's Selfridges Department Store

Apple is planning to open a dedicated pop-up shop for the Apple Watch at high-end department store Selfridges in London, according to sources. The shop will likely be located near the entrance of the iconic Wonder Room, a 19,000-square-foot shopping hall that houses a wide selection of luxury …

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Chart Suggests Speed-Bumped 15-Inch Retina MacBook Pros with 16GB of RAM Standard Coming Soon

Apple may be planning to launch a slightly refreshed line of 15-inch Retina MacBook Pros complete with faster Haswell processors and 16GB of RAM standard, according to a photo said to have come from the company's Chongqing, China store (via BBS Feng, Google Translate).<p>The purported pricing chart …

Monitor Your CPU With A Real Tachometer

Whether you're a tinkerer with a custom rig, or you just aren't sure why your computer's fans are running, checking your CPU usage is a pretty common …

Google’s infrastructure spending spree continues; $1.2B in Q1

Google has stepped up its infrastructure spending once again, to the tune of $1.2 billion in the first quarter, according to its earnings report …

OpenStack Summit 2013: Considerations for Building a Private Cloud, Folsom Update

15 Apr 2013 · Filed in Liveblog<p>This is a live blog for the session titled “Considerations for Building a Private Cloud, Folsom Update,” led by Ryan …

VMware CP&C releases VMware vSphere 5.1 Hardening Guide Compliance toolkit in VCM! - VMware Security & Compliance Blog

The VMware Center for Policy & Compliance (CP&C) is pleased to announce, the most awaited and anticipated content of the year, the release of VMware …

CloudFlare is trying to fight DDoS attacks by designing its own gear

It’s not just the big boys like Google, Facebook and Netflix that are building their own gear these days. CloudFlare, the popular web-performance and …

Liquid server cooling gains a few more backers, and enterprises could follow

In the next few months, two webscale companies will make announcements about plans to immerse their servers in mineral oil and set them in special …

Apple Initiates Replacement Program for 3rd Generation Apple TVs With Wi-Fi Connectivity Issues

Apple has notified its retail stores, authorized resellers, and AppleCare employees about WiFi issues being experienced by a small portion of its third generation Apple TVs, reports <i>9to5Mac</i>. The units are having issues locating and joining WiFi networks and maintaining a connection.<p>Apple has …

Migrating datastore clusters by changing storage profiles in a vCloud

vCloud director 5.1 supports the use of both storage profiles and Storage DRS. One of the coolest features and unfortunately relatively unknown is …

Ask a Question to Better Remember Someone's Name

Remembering people's names isn't always easy, and one of the most common tricks for doing so is repeating their name throughout the conversation. The …

Silicon Valley Goes Hollywood: Top Coders Can Now Get Agents

Max Nanis’s website prominently features about two dozen head shots of the skinny, scruffy 22-year-old Southern Californian with his shirt off. At …

Scoop: Juniper, Ericsson go for OpenStack gold

The OpenStack Foundation may get more networking mojo next week when Juniper Networks(s jnpr) and Ericsson(s adr) are on the ballot to become Gold …

Techdy Announces 'Game D' iPad Mini Controller Case

Techdy is hoping to transform the iPad mini into a dedicated gaming device with the Game D, which is both a case and a controller for the tablet. Game D fits onto the mini like a standard Apple Smart Cover, but provides a d-pad and four action buttons designed for games.<p>Game D is the project code …

RunRev Launches Open Source Version Of Its LiveCode App Dev Platform

RunRev has announced today that following its successful Kickstarter campaign earlier this year, the team is now ready to launch the first open source edition of its LiveCode app development software.<p>The cross-platform programming environment has, until now, been a paid-for product aimed at both …

How to Transfer Your Time Machine Backup To a New Hard Drive

- Apr 25, 2013<p>As someone who has used Apple’s Time Machine backup feature (along with CarbonCopyCloner) for many years, I’ve grown to trust and rely …

Network vendors launch open-source OpenDaylight Project to standardize SDN

Cisco, (s csco) Juniper, (s jnpr), Big Switch Networks, Nuage Networks, VMware (s vmw) and several other network hardware and software vendors are …

Private cloud mania drives data center expansion, survey says

Lots of large companies in North America are expanding their data centers this year or next, and the desire to run internal private clouds is a major …

Wearable design, Misfit and the age of the glanceable UI

The designers at startup Misfit Wearables had a goal to make their wearable health gadget so beautiful that customers might keep it on even if it was …

OpenDaylight could threaten SDN startups, or new alliances could crumble

As 18 networking hardware and software vendors offer up developer time and sponsoring money to make open-source code for standardizing …