October 2009 - Industry News
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EU plans $6.4 billion effort to boost chip manufacturing
Cute 4-year-old Marvel trivia whiz shows off her skills
Bezos: Forget profits for now; we're still spending
Microsoft to launch Kinect for Windows sensor in 2014
Microsoft to take Bing deeper into Windows Blue, Xbox One
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Does cloud computing need malpractice safeguards?
With the value of consumer's online information increasing every year, do the old "you can't blame us" mentality of software and Internet-based services have to go? Read More...
10-31-2009 11:00 PM
Nintendo president: 'The Wii has stalled'
Satoru Iwata says top-selling console has hit a wall due to dearth of "high demand" software, and the company is now "preparing for next year." Read More...
10-31-2009 11:25 AM
Creative is latest to tackle e-book readers
Maker of Zen MP3 players is said to be readying an e-book reader, tentatively called the MediaBook, that will harness videos, pictures, text, and services for a "media-rich experience." Read More...
10-31-2009 7:34 AM
Leaked docs confirm Droid Eris details: November 6 for $99
What we've heard is true: it should launch November 6, and will supposedly run $99 after rebate. That's pretty cheap considering it matches the specs of the $180 Hero. Read More...
10-31-2009 6:04 AM
Wi-Fi-free iPhone officially lands in China
While China saw nothing near the frenzy of the first iPhone launch day in the U.S., crowds there did honor the tradition of lining up for the phone hours in advance. But price--and a lack of Wi-Fi--could prove a deterrent. Read More...
10-31-2009 4:31 AM
Ex-MySpace CEO wants to gamble on social games
In Chris DeWolfe's new venture, sources say, he'll attempt to snowball a bunch of social-gaming properties and pit himself against industry leader Mark Pincus of Zynga. Read More...
10-31-2009 2:24 AM
Researchers ask how best to engineer the planet
Time to assess different climate engineering approaches--be it injecting light-blocking particles in the atmosphere or artificial trees--say academics at an MIT symposium. Read More...
10-30-2009 11:00 PM
Executive charged in Galleon case leaves IBM
A high-ranking IBM executive charged with insider trading connected to the Galleon Group has left the company. Read More...
10-30-2009 12:00 PM
Mozilla releases first beta of Firefox 3.6
The "Namoroka" beta brings performance improvements, Personas, and several abilities Web developers should notice. With it, Mozilla is trying to move faster. Read More...
10-30-2009 11:23 AM
The strangest Microsoft video ever?
Hundreds of schoolchildren singing and performing the Microsoft Bing jingle. It sounds all right, but why do images of Romania circa 1963 come to mind? Read More...
10-30-2009 11:06 AM
Get cozy with comics on your iPhone
The iPhone is a nice platform to check out some comic books. That's why we've compiled a list of comic-book apps you'll want to try out. Read More...
10-30-2009 10:16 AM
Lightroom 3: bring on the time-lapse videos
By fiddling with preset settings files in the new Lightroom 3 beta, Sean McCormack adapted the software to make time-lapse videos. Read More...
10-30-2009 9:40 AM
Google: We're not making Android hardware
Rumors of a Google-developed smartphone have been circulating for years, but don't expect to see Google hardware anytime soon, according to the head of its Android project. Read More...
10-30-2009 9:25 AM
Bing's new mobile site wants to be touched
Microsoft updates mobile version of Bing with some new features for touch-screen devices. U.S. users also get a way to keep up on NFL scores and domestic flights. Read More...
10-30-2009 9:04 AM
Reporters' Roundtable: Future of the book
We discuss the future of book publishing. Andrew Savikas from O'Reilly Media and our own executive editor David Carnoy talk about the upcoming Nook, the continued success of the Kindle, and the anticipation over a rumored Apple device. Read More....
10-30-2009 9:01 AM