Day: February 7, 2018

  • February 7, 2018

    iTunes on Android Like iTunes For Windows

  • Quanta Cloud Technology (QCT), along with Intel and Red Hat, announced telco products that target telecommunications operators’ central offices. The new systems, based on commodity hardware and open, software-defined architectures, will help operators meet performance and low-latency demands of 5G applications, according to the vendors. sdxcentral Red Hat is looking to make money all different places and is making the right partnerships.
  • Microsoft, in the past couple of years, has started to become quite aggressive in trying to convert customers using competitor’s software to using its own solutions. We have seen free Server offers to Oracle customers and now the company is going after Box, DropBox, and Google Drive. Starting today, the company is offering OneDrive for Business for free for the remaining term of an existing contact for those companies using a competitors product. But, and there is a larger qualifier for the offer, you must have at least a 500 user commitment. Perti Microsoft being very aggressive with bringing users to OneDrive. OneDrive is great I use it but Dropbox and Google are a little better at certain features.
  • On Feb. 3, 1998, a group of people met to discuss the need for a term that would help explain the concept of free software to businesses and individuals who didn’t understand what “free software” was. The term “open source” was created by Christine Peterson, who saw it as a way to distinguish the pragmatic idea of a code base that anyone could contribute to or modify from the larger, more philosophical goals of Richard Stallman and his Free Software Foundation. Extreme Tech So many great open source things have come out over the last 20 years. It’s fun to look back on this and see how many companies use open source Tech Republic has a great article on this as well.
  • YouTube says it is “very sorry” after more disturbing videos were found on the YouTube Kids app. Newsround found several videos not suitable for children, including one showing how to sharpen knives. Another had characters from children’s cartoon Paw Patrol on a burning plane. YouTube has been criticised for using algorithms rather than human curators to decide what appears on YouTube Kids. BBC I still don’t understand why this is taking them so long to get right.
  • Teams and individuals depend on Microsoft Planner to get organized quickly, work together effortlessly, and stay on the same page—no matter how large or small the project. Four new features for Planner will give you greater visibility into project schedules, let you group and filter tasks, allow you to receive notifications of upcoming deadlines, and soon you will be able to publish tasks to your Outlook calendar. Here is an overview of the four new features. Microsoft Microsoft is really pushing their organization apps and suite hard.