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Mobile units could scan passports, credit cards and eyes
A new projection technology could see in-vehicle displays pop up in wing mirrors.
RALEIGH, N.C. – In its search for fugitives, thehas begun using facial-recognition technology on millions of motorists, comparing with pictures of convicts in a high-tech analysis of chin widths and nose sizes.
Bullet fingerprinting technology developed at the University of Leicester in collaboration with Northamptonshire Police is now being advanced in new ways.
Verizon and Motorola finally lifted the curtain on their new Droid Android phone yesterday. Make no mistake, this is Android’s flagship product, and the first phone that will pose a significant threat to Apple’s iPhone. And it will be available very soon, possibly as early as the end of this month.
To expand the boundaries of machine intelligence, Ben Taskar is using television shows with large fan bases like CSI, Alias, and Lost to teach computers how to be smarter about what they see, hear and read.
Starting next July, every person in Finland will have the right to a one-megabit broadband connection, says the Ministry of Transport and Communications. Finland is the world's first country to create laws guaranteeing broadband access.
The growth of file-sharing traffic has tailed off, but streaming video continues to expand.
Hitachi Data Systems presenta Hitachi Content Platform con la que pretende ofrecer el cloud público y privado más completo de la industria.
To 61 per cent by 2011
The Web site checks 17 plugins, but these checks will be built in to the Firefox 3.6 browser too
Canonical's upcoming server upgrade supports the Eucalyptus project's open source system for cloud implementation using hardware and software already in place
WiMAX está intentando hacerse con una cuota importante en los mercados de banda ancha maduros de Europa, Norteamérica y Asia, pero su presencia podría verse reducida a tecnología de acceso de nicho incluso en mercados emergentes con bajas tasas de penetración de líneas fijas. Así lo estima Ovum en un reciente informe.
Cisco ha decidido abordar el problema de la denominada “web oscura” (dark Web), concepto referido al contenido online que no es fácilmente indexado o categorizado por los motores de búsqueda. Para ello, el fabricante ha añadido nuevos controles de uso a su serie de dispositivos IronPort S-Series Web Security Appliances.
Last year, we published IDC’s first forecast of IT cloud services, focusing on enterprise adoption of public cloud services in five big IT categories through 2012. For the past several months, dozens of IDC analysts have collaborated to refine, deepen and extend our cloud services forecasts. In this post, we share this year’s update of our top-level cloud services forecast, now extended through 2013. [The full forecast, including 2008 as well as 2010-2012, will be published shortly in IDC's Cloud Services: Global Overview subscription program.]