Craig Martin

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iCloud website gets iOS 7 makeover, fresh app interfaces

To prepare for iOS 7 bursting out of the developer bubble into public release, Apple has clothed the iCloud website in raiment that reflects the new platform's looks. Next time you log into the website, you'll be greeted not only with redesigned icons, but also with fresh app interfaces -- Mail, …

Hadoop is like a puppy: free, but with hidden costs

Hadoop is obviously changing the way companies store and manage large amounts of data, but one of the less obvious things that Hadoop is doing is …

Windows 8.1 Price Revealed By Microsoft As $120

When Windows 8.1 rolls out on October 18th 2013 to Windows 8 owners as a free upgrade, anyone wishing to upgrade from a previous version or buy a new …

How to beat AWS: Be cheaper, personalized and free of the PATRIOT Act

Life can be hard for American cloud providers trying to compete with Amazon Web Services, but a group of European cloud providers speaking at …

How to prepare your iOS 6 device for Apple’s iOS 7 update

Preparation for any major systems upgrade comes in three basic parts: minimize your potential for loss, maximize your opportunity for success, and …

MemSQL adds NoSQL support to its in-memory database

MemSQL, the analytic database startup from former Facebook engineers Eric Frenkiel and Nikita Shamgunov, is now a NoSQL startup of sorts. The company …

Why the internet of things is moving from industry to consumers sooner than you think

Until now, smart machines connected to the internet have largely been the province of industry and governments. In the view of two executives, …

iOS 7: hidden iPhone features that will be enabled

As Apple releases its new operating software ahead of the launch of the new iPhone 5S and iPhone 5c, we take a look at some of the exciting features that will be enabled.<p>Apple is due to release iOS 7 to the public on September 18, just ahead of the two new iPhones themselves.<p>While some of the …

Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7 is available now as a Release Preview

Microsoft announced back at its Build developer conference that it was bringing Internet Explorer 11 to Windows 7, and it's already partially made good on that promise by letting developers get an early look. By now, though, the company's given the browser enough spit and polish that it's ready for …

Before & After iOS 7: How Your Favorite Apps Are Changing

Flat. With one word Apple didn’t just change its look on mobile, but mandated an industry-wide face-lift. For iOS 7’s launch later today, chrome, navigation buttons, and textured title bars are getting replaced with more content, gesture-controlled navigation, and single-colored panels. Here’s a …

iOS 7 'could cause iPhone apps to crash'

iPhone users around the world are eagerly anticipating the launch of Apple iOS 7 today, but app testing firm uTest has warned that downloading the new operating system may cause some apps to crash if they have not been optimised for the new platform.<p>Millions of iPhone users are expected to download …