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No. 1-selling software for running Windows applications on a Mac becomes an even easier choice for millions of consumers and IT professionals worldwide with this most powerful version of the software to dateLONDON, UK - August 20, 2014 - Parallels® today launched Parallels Desktop...
Purple WiFi allows Stables Market in Camden to offer an easy to use WiFi service with the added bonus of WiFi marketing opportunities and footfall monitoring August 19, 2014: Purple WiFi, the cloud-based Social WiFi software company, today announced the launch of a secure and legal Soc...
Probably the most popular question during Java technical interviews is “What’s the difference between abstract classes and interfaces”. In my own three year old book I’ve offered the following answer: “An abstract class may contain code in method bodies, which is not allowed in an in...
Ferris State University (FSU) is an accredited state university located in Big Rapids, Michigan, offering multiple computing degree plans within its Business/Technology Consortium. The college serves more than 14,000 on- and off-campus students in the region.   I had the opportuni...
Logs have been around for a while, not quite as long as the wheel, but not far off. Here at Logentries, we have the mantra of evolve don’t revolve (as in don’t sit around spinning your wheels getting nowhere). We are taking this concept and looking to evolve the way you work with and ...
The Industry's First NFV-Ready Composite Web, Audio and Video Optimization Solution Honored for Delivering Exceptional LTE StrategiesREDWOOD CITY, Calif, August 15, 2014 - Openwave Mobility, a software innovator enabling operators to manage and monetize mobile data, announced today tha...
This Week in Website Performance is a weekly feature of the Monitis.com blog. It summarizes recent articles about website performance. How to make your web site better, how to improve your users experience when they come to your website and how to optimize the overall experience. Why? ...
AppDynamics recently announced our summer release that builds upon our history of delivering game changing functionality and innovations in application performance management.  In our latest version, we’ve added many features that cater to operations-focused professionals, let’s take a...
As part of our recent release announcement, AppDynamics has improved the functionality for application owners that are concerned with the high-level impact of performance on the applications they oversee.  In this blog we’ll take a look at some exciting functionality of the Application...
Wednesday 13 August, 2014 NEW YORK -- Pearson, the world’s leading learning company, is partnering with Programmr, a pioneer in online coding technology, to create the next-generation of interactive platforms for learning how to code, using just a web brows...
On Monday 11th August 2014 Infosecurity Magazine officially re-launched its website to reflect the latest in user experience, functionality and style. For the last 10 years Infosecurity Magazine has been at the cutting edge of some of the most dramatic and transformative moments of inf...
UK gamers spend an average of €8.94 per microtransaction - twice the global average of €4.73 according to data from Onebip's mobile payment platform. Global gamers spend the most on microtransactions during the summer period.Gamers see value in higher priced in-game transac...
Some time ago I blogged that Java Swing should be deprecated and replaced with JavaFX. In this blog I’ll show a piece of JavaFX namely event handlers and binding. I’ve created a simple Sign In window with a GridPane layout (it’s JavaFX equivalent of Swing’s GridBagLayout). I’m not goin...
One of the most powerful features of QuickBase is the ability to share data across applications within a QuickBase account. Many QuickBase application managers may be unaware of these features or may be unaware of how to best gain benefits and avoid some important associated risks, suc...
Logentries new Aggregated Live Tail provides effortless, real-time visibility that you cannot get anywhere else…and is a joy to use (and I cant say the same about carrying a cat by its tail – for so many reasons). For those of you not familiar with our existing Live Tail view, Aggrega...
In Monday’s blog post, Derick explained the network engineering cycle, traversal in the referential space and the need to provide solutions that enable the network engineer to do his or her job better, more accurate, easier, simpler, more complete. We cannot automate or encapsulate a n...
Jenkintown, PA, August 06, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Managing Editor Inc. (MEI), an Adobe premier development partner, announced today that MEI Portico™ now supports the Android operating system in addition to Apple iOS. Portico is the company’s solution for building a branded sto...
A Russian crime ring has amassed the largest known collection of stolen Internet credentials, including 1.2 billion user name and password combinations and more than 500 million email addresses, security researchers say. The records, discovered by Hold Security, a firm in Milwaukee, in...
Peter RogersMy friend and colleague, the Chief Technologist of Studio 13 at Cognizant, Peter Rogers, shares his insights on digital transformation and mobile strategies in this guest post.  He digs deep into the technologies involved in a digital transformation and the role o...
by Andrew Mackay, Manager Mobile Solutions, Cisco Systems As Long Term Evolution (LTE) networks continue to be deployed, it is becoming evident that matching the existing 3G coverage quality is going to be a challenge. This is reminiscent of the early days of 3G, when it took many...
London, 5 August 2014 - Award-winning digital agency Cyber-Duck today announced the launch of UX Companion (http://uxcompanion.com/), the first app to offer a comprehensive glossary of user experience (UX) terms and theory. The app provides clear, easy-to-grasp introductions to core UX...
What’s wrong with this scenario? Bob, your VP of Engineering brings a ScrumMaster, a Java developer, a UX (user experience) specialist, and a Linux admin into […]
It’s that time of year again… time for another beautiful late-summer Gartner Catalyst conference in America’s Finest City: San Diego. Aside from being my hometown, the reason San Diego is so great is that it has balance. The warm sun is balanced by the cool ocean breeze, the strong bus...
Friday 1 August, 2014 UK Friday 1 st August 2014 – A UK based online health product retailer has announced the re-launch of their popular website, offering customers a high quality range of vitamins and health packages in addition to a brand new social media rewards program. ...
Can you imagine a scenario where you ask Apple’s Siri a question, and she says, “Can I get back to you in 5 minutes?”  Wouldn't that be irritating?  Information and requests for information have a shelf life. The information is requested at a specific time for a reason.  ...
Thursday 31 July, 2014 After thorough negotiations the two software companies establish a joint venture to develop a new mobile gaming app. Sontax Ltd. and Quadcore Corporation have recently joined forces in an attempt to respond to emerging client needs and the impressive ...
30 July 2014: Huawei has signed a global license agreement with Ranplan for planning small cell wireless networks. Ranplan's iBuildNet® will replace a series of software tools currently used by Huawei to provide an all-in-one solution for small cell design, simulation and optimisa...
Thales nShield HSMs help protect new-release movies and enable first commercial service for secure distribution to the home Plantation, Fla. - July 29, 2014 - Thales, a world leader in critical information systems and cybersecurity, announces that PRIMA Cinema, a pioneer in providing t...
New 28 and 52-Port Managed Switches feature Power over Ethernet10-Gigabit Ethernet uplink ports Advanced Network Access Control For Real-Time Voice and Video ApplicationsSwitching Capacity Of Up To 140 Gigabit Per SecondRushden, UK -July 29, 2014 - Linksys® today announced its fi...
I have been watching Google's Android closely for developments related to enterprise use for some time.  Google's Android now dominates smartphone sales to consumers, but rampant security flaws have prevented enterprises from adopting it.  In this article, my friend and mobil...
The benefits of automation are well understood: more agile service provisioning, faster time to insight when there are issues, and a reduction in human error as manual interaction is reduced. Much of the premise behind long-term SDN architectural advantages is steeped in the hope that ...
Landmark document looks at five use cases which demonstrate vision of interoperable smart home28 July 2014 HGI, a leading organisation which is shaping the way IP services are delivered, has today set out new high-level Broadband Service Provider (BSP) business requirements for a Media...
Will Microsoft’s Surface Pro 3 replace your laptop? Microsoft says it absolutely can – and it’s right. The Surface Pro 3, Microsoft’s newest tablet, is bigger and faster than earlier models and comes with better accessories. For Windows users, the Surface Pro 3 has only one impor...
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FITC 2014 Fitness Professional Technology Survey Report from Bryan O'Rourke Business Fitness & Technology Leader. Keynote Speaker & CEO   In May of 2014 nearly 700 fitness professionals who included group fitness instructors and personal trainers answered 14 questions ...
Tactics without strategy are dangerous. ~ Robert LeonhardIf you believe as the authors of the new book Code Halos do, that data is the new competitive arena for businesses, then you will want to develop a strategy in order to compete.  What might that strategy look like? &nbs...
Wednesday 23 July, 2014 If you search for a mobile development or design company to help you with turning your idea into an app, there’s a huge pool of talented developers and custom mobile app development agencies to choose from. Considering the basic fundamentals like the pr...
LONDON - 22 July, 2014 - NaviSite Europe Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of NaviSite, Inc., a Time Warner Cable company, today announced that they have partnered with PMGC to deliver Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS) technology to power its SmartDesk virtual working environment, allowing ...
While working on the second edition for my Java 24-hour Trainer book I’m re-writing some of the code samples to use lambda expressions. Today I was re-writing an example for wait/notify for the chapter on multi-threading. Beside illustrating the wait/notify, I used a closure in this ex...
New BigHand digital dictation integration in early adopter phase; County Court Bulk Centre changes availableLexis® Visualfiles™ 2014, the latest release of LexisNexis® Enterprise Solutions' legal workflow and case management system, is growing in popularity in law firms...