Jeff Palima

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Google Bans Glassware Facial Recognition Apps Until Protection Is In Place

Since Google launched their new Google Glass eyewear last year there has been some concern regards privacy and possible abuse of their new Google …

Your firewall checklist

One of the core aspects of a running a successful data centre is managing the security protocols.<p>At their heart is the firewall deployed to protect …

Microsoft takes the fight to Apple with new 'iPad vs Windows' website | Trusted Reviews

<b>Thinking of buying an iPad? Well Microsoft wants you to see its new website first, which attempts to explain why you’d be much better off opting for</b> …

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ASUS VivoPC Windows 8 Home Theatre Announced

Also at Computex this week ASUS has unveiled their new ASUS VivoPC home theatre system which is powered by Microsoft’s latest Windows 8 operating …

Desktop virtualisation: Top five tips

While businesses continue to focus their virtualisation efforts in their data centres, many IT managers are now turning their attention to …

Bill Gates invests in academic social network ResearchGate, report claims

When it emerged last month that the academic social network ResearchGate had raised $20 million, the most significant missing detail was the identity …

Haswell: everything you need to know about Intel's latest Core processors

Intel's new Haswell chips are here. The question is, should you care? As we'll discover, the answer depends entirely on what you want from a PC. …

Eve Online And Dust 514 Servers Still Down After DDOS Attack

Following a DDOS attack which happened in the early hours of Sunday morning both the Eve Online and Dust 514 Tranquility cluster of servers are still …

Hands-on with the Dell XPS 11: meet Dell's answer to the Lenovo Yoga (video)

Just a short while ago we brought word that Dell had quietly announced the Dell XPS 11, an 11.6-inch Ultrabook with a hinge that folds all the way back into tablet mode, with the keyboard disabled after it passes 180 degrees. Yep, it is what it sounds like: a direct strike at Lenovo's Yoga …

ASUS RT-AC68U 802.ac Router Unveiled Offering 1,900 Mbit/s

ASUS has been unveiling a slue of new products at Computex this week and adding to the ever growing list in the new ASUS RT-AC68U 802.ac router.<p>The …

Android apps to overtake Apple

Google’s Android will become the most popular app platform in the world within months, claim reports that will deal a blow to Apple.<p>Although Apple recently celebrated 50billion app downloads, users of Google’s Android platform are currently downloading 500million more apps per month.<p>Driven by new …

Acer Iconia W3 Windows 8 Tablet Announced

Acer has launch its first Windows 8 tablet, the Acer Iconia W3 which features an 8.1 inch LED backlit display with a resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels, …

Monday Note: Apple's Tim Cook leaves the D11 audience begging for … anything The Wall Street Journal tech conference's star attraction was giving nothing away, but what did people expect? http://gu.com/p/3g9nf Photograph: Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images

Acer Aspire S3 Ultrabook Launches In New S Series Family Style

At Computex this week Acer has been busy unveiling its new line of products which include the newly updated Acer Aspire S3 Ultrabook, in the new S …

Do autonomous cars need to cost so much?

'The best is the enemy of the good," said Voltaire. It's a maxim that has a particular resonance for tech designers, because it highlights the …

Acer Aspire S7 Flagship Ultrabook Unveiled

As well as announcing their new Acer Aspire S3 ultrabook, Acer have also taken the wraps off its new flagship ultrabook in the form of the Acer …

Seagate Launches Incredibly Thin 5 mm Hard Drive

If you’ve ever built your own computer or replaced a hard drive, you know how thick the devices usually are. The hard drive inside your typical …

Kantar: Windows Phone still growing in the US, now has 5.6 percent share

Now that it's collecting cash from Nokia for WP8, Microsoft might want to considering buying it flowers, as the mobile OS has picked up market share considerably over last quarter in the US -- apparently at the expense of Apple's iOS. According to numbers from Kantar (which only tracked phone, not …

Google Maps 2013 Review | Trusted Reviews

<i>This article was originally published in June 2013 during the beta period of the new Google Maps, which is now available for everyone to use.</i><p>The maps …

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Microsoft's Larry Hryb has confirmed that the company's Xbox E3 keynote next week is all about the games. http://www.t3.com/news/microsoft-confirms-e3-keynote-is-all-about-the-games

The Computex exhibition in Taipei has played host to some new products from the likes of Acer, Asus and Samsung: http://www.t3.com/news/asus-acer-and-samsung-reveal-new-tablets-at-computex

Quiet Your Mind And Embrace Logic-Defying Decisions

We all overthink, well, everything. It’s time to start exercising instinct.<p>I recently gave a commencement speech at Maine College of Art, a wonderful small college in Portland.<p>Getting up in front of bright, creative and capable young adults in the hope of imparting some modicum of wisdom is a …

The Cities That Are Stealing Finance Jobs From Wall Street http://bit.ly/17g5egw Intent on cutting costs, financial powerhouses are shifting jobs to second-tier metro areas where rents are lower and talent comes cheaper. These are the surprising winners.

Will there be banks in 2023?

The last few years haven’t been kind to our high street banks. Between a colossal recession largely caused by their own irresponsible lending, …

Is this the Penn Station of the future? http://trib.al/XeOvXV2 The Municipal Art Society (MAS) recently invited four architecture firms to reimagine how the site could be made afresh. The results are both ambitious and laughably overblown: http://trib.al/XeOvXV2

What Do Toyota And Mercedes See In Tesla? A Bit Of Themselves

Tesla Motors‘meteoric rise (in the stock market, at least) has captured the world’s imagination, perhaps none more so than the executives at Toyota Motor and Daimler AG, two giant automakers that have an especially keen interest in the start-up’s success.<p>Both companies invested early in Tesla, long …

BIS records startling collapse of eurozone interbank loans

Cross-border lending is falling drastically across the western world as banks slash exposure to Europe and bend to tougher capital rules, according to data from the Bank for International Settlements.<p>Foreign bank loans fell by $472bn (£311bn) in rich countries in the fourth quarter of last year, …

CoreLogic: More Than $1 Trillion Worth Of Homes At Risk For Hurricane Damage This Summer

As June ushers in hurricane season, a new report warns that the number of homes at risk is growing.<p>More than four million homes valued at a combined $1.1 trillion could be susceptible to hurricane-related flooding, according to the latest Storm Surge Report from real estate data firm CoreLogic.<p>The …

Tesco in 'choppy waters’ as like-for-like sales fall back

Supermarket giant Tesco will find itself back in “choppy waters” this week when it admits like-for-like sales are falling across its global businesses, including in the UK.<p>Tesco boss Philip Clarke was forced in April to report the chain’s <b>first fall in profits since the early 1990s</b> after his …