Sunday, September 30, 2012

Will driverless cars mean computer crashes? - BBC News

BBC News

Will driverless cars mean computer crashes?
BBC News
Google co-founder Sergey Brin believes that "self-driving cars will be far safer than human-driven cars" but who trusts them enough to drive in them or even alongside them? Drivers will not need a driving license by 2040. At least that is what the ...
Future of cars: Computer chips take the wheelEvansville Courier & Press

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Six big banks targeted in online attacks - Boston Globe

Boston Globe

Six big banks targeted in online attacks
Boston Globe
NEW YORK — Six major US banks were hit in a wave of computer attacks last week, by a group claiming Middle Eastern ties, that caused Internet blackouts and delays in online banking. Frustrated customers of Bank of America, JPMorgan Chase, Citigroup, ...
Attacks on 6 Banks Frustrate CustomersNew York Times

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Talkcast 10pm ET: Mac Computer Expo preview, Maps & more - tuaw.com

Talkcast 10pm ET: Mac Computer Expo preview, Maps & more
tuaw.com
Tonight, it's our opportunity to look ahead to the Mac Computer Expo next week in Petaluma, CA. The one-day event is sure to be fun-filled, not to mention that it'll feature in-person appearances by both Talkcast hosts (myself and Kelly Guimont). We'll ...



Did a Computer Bug Help Deep Blue Beat Kasparov? - Wired

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Did a Computer Bug Help Deep Blue Beat Kasparov?
Wired
Chess Grand Master Garry Kasparov, left, comtemplates his next move against IBM's Deep Blue chess computer while Chung-Jen Tan, manager of the Deep Blue project looks on iduring the first game of a six-game rematch between Kasparov and Deep Blue ...
Computer glitch may have led to Deep Blue's historic win over chess champ ...The Verge

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Computer science students named prestigious Siebel Scholars - CMU The Tartan Online

Computer science students named prestigious Siebel Scholars
CMU The Tartan Online
Since the year 2000, 85 graduate students from American universities have been invited to join the prestigious Siebel Scholars community, which represents the year's best in the fields of business, bioengineering, and computer science. The last U.S ...



Women with computer science degrees down 51% since mid-'80s - The Detroit News

Women with computer science degrees down 51% since mid-'80s
The Detroit News
High school senior Vanessa Pena fell in love with computer science the day her fifth-grade teacher brought a computer to class, dismantled it and told students to reassemble the device. The 17-year-old is looking forward to pursuing a career in ...



Computer Glitch Delays Cargo Ship's Undocking from Space Station - LiveScience.com

Computer Glitch Delays Cargo Ship's Undocking from Space Station
LiveScience.com
An unmanned European cargo ship as large as a double-decker bus inside will have to wait a bit longer before leaving the International Space Station due to computer problems, NASA officials say. The robotic Automated Transfer Vehicle 3 (ATV-3) ...

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The computer keyboard brings the world to them - The Hindu

The Hindu

The computer keyboard brings the world to them
The Hindu
For many seniors like her, the computer is becoming an ideal way to keep in touch with family and bond with the younger generation, while also building a network with their peers. A 2010 research project by the Pew Research Centre, U.S., indicated that ...


Saturday, September 29, 2012

Computer Repair PC Pal Franchise Expands to South Manchester - Franchise News International (blog)

Computer Repair PC Pal Franchise Expands to South Manchester
Franchise News International (blog)
Click here to search for Computers Franchises. Computer Repair PC Pal Franchise Expands to South Manchester. Posted: 25/09/12. After 18 months of unemployment following his redundancy, Jim Warburton has become the new local PC PAL Engineer, ...



Computer repair scam hits the Valley - ABC30.com

ABC30.com

Computer repair scam hits the Valley
ABC30.com
FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- Computer scammers strike again, and they're targeting people here in the Valley. The Better Business Bureau told Action News that hundreds of people here in the Valley have already been contacted by the fake company.



FedEx can now ship‚ and repair, your PC - L.A. Biz (blog)

FedEx can now ship‚ and repair, your PC
L.A. Biz (blog)
FedEx Corp. is moving into a new business line as it has begun reaching out to major corporations offering overnight computer repair, USA Today reports. The Memphis-based shipping giant is launching its TechConnect repair service after finding a "high ...



San Diego Computer Repair Company Announces New Door to Door Services ... - PR Web (press release)

San Diego Computer Repair Company Announces New Door to Door Services ...
PR Web (press release)
The main specialization of the San Diego Computer Repair company is building customized PC systems that are personalized according to their client's every need. They are also able to solve all issues when it comes to computers and offer other ...

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BLUE SPRUCE COMPUTER REPAIR | Starting up shop a worthwhile risk for ... - Buffalo Reflex

BLUE SPRUCE COMPUTER REPAIR | Starting up shop a worthwhile risk for ...
Buffalo Reflex
Brian Faucett admits it was an uncertain venture when he opened up shop last year, but the payoff proves it was a worthy wager. The 22-year-old Buffalo High School graduate opened Blue Spruce Computer Repair last fall, wary at first about startup costs ...



SD attorney general warns of computer scam - San Francisco Chronicle

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SD attorney general warns of computer scam
San Francisco Chronicle
Jackley says legitimate computer repair businesses reported the scam after being asked to fix personal computers with security problems. When the repair businesses ask how the problems occurred, computer owners say the trouble developed after they ...
Attorney General warns of cold call computer scamKSFY

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Main Street's newest businesses offer student loan debt management, computer ... - Lamron

Main Street's newest businesses offer student loan debt management, computer ...
Lamron
Biondo also noted Aldrich's skill in computer repair as a major benefactor to the business' success. “[Aldrich is] incredible,” said Biondo. “He goes out and looks for trending computer issues and find a way to fix them.” Notebook Tek also sells new ...



Computer repair business among oldest on State Street - Redlands Daily Facts

Computer repair business among oldest on State Street
Redlands Daily Facts
Computer repair business among oldest on State Street. Laurie Williams, For the Daily Facts redlandsdailyfacts.com. Posted: 09/11/2012 02:23:53 PM PDT. Digi-Info Systems Corp. owner Nick Romano surveys State Street in Redlands from the front of his ...



User wants to copy files to a CD drive - The Northwest Florida Daily News

User wants to copy files to a CD drive
The Northwest Florida Daily News
Q: My computer CD drive was missed from my XP computer so I had it reinstalled by computer repair shop about four month ago. I just realized that I cannot copy to the CD from my picture folder but if I put in a CD and play it will work. The pop up ...

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FedEx Is Now Offering Quick Computer Repair Service - RedOrbit

RedOrbit

FedEx Is Now Offering Quick Computer Repair Service
RedOrbit
FedEx announced on Wednesday it is launching a new overnight computer repair service for major corporations. The company said it is opening up its TechConnect service to Getac customers, a Taiwanese-based manufacturer of “rugged” computers.
Talking Tech: FedEx moves into PC repairUSA TODAY
FedEx expands with computer repairBusiness First (blog)
FedEx takes leap into PC repairs with fast returnsThe Tennessean

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Friday, September 28, 2012

Spy Software On Rental PCs Captured "Webcam Pictures Of Children, Partially ... - Forbes

New York Times (blog)

Spy Software On Rental PCs Captured "Webcam Pictures Of Children, Partially ...
Forbes
According to the an FTC ruling, the software, developed by DesignWare, was capable of “capturing screenshots of confidential and personal information, logging their computer keystrokes, and in some cases taking webcam pictures of people in their homes, ...
Rented Computers Captured Customers Having Sex, FTC SaysNew York Times (blog)
The DesignerWare story: When your rented computer spies on youBaltimore Sun (blog)
Tampa company has ties to federal computer spying caseWTSP 10 News
Philadelphia Inquirer
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Intel provides a peek at tablet computers with microprocessor redesigned for ... - Newser

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Intel provides a peek at tablet computers with microprocessor redesigned for ...
Newser
An assortment of major computer vendors made the tablets that were shown Thursday in San Francisco. All the devices depend on Intel Corp.'s new processor and Windows 8, a dramatic overhaul of the widely used operating system made by Microsoft Corp.
On the Clover Trail: Intel previews next-generation tabletsFox News
Intel previews tablets powered by its new chipBoston.com

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Disk drive shipments rebound from Thai floods - Computerworld

Computerworld

Disk drive shipments rebound from Thai floods
Computerworld
"The forecast includes drive shipments only to the PC computer segment, which includes client hard disks for desktops and notebooks, and enterprise drives for servers and storage systems. The forecast does not include drive shipments for other markets, ...

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United plans 'minor' computer upgrade next month - Chicago Tribune

United plans 'minor' computer upgrade next month
Chicago Tribune
United Continental Holdings plans another computer system change in coming days, which might seem to be a foreboding event considering that a major switchover seven months ago led to rampant worldwide flight delays that lasted through the spring and ...


Thursday, September 27, 2012

User wants to copy files to a CD drive - The Northwest Florida Daily News

User wants to copy files to a CD drive
The Northwest Florida Daily News
Q: My computer CD drive was missed from my XP computer so I had it reinstalled by computer repair shop about four month ago. I just realized that I cannot copy to the CD from my picture folder but if I put in a CD and play it will work. The pop up ...

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Main Street's newest businesses offer student loan debt management, computer ... - Lamron

Main Street's newest businesses offer student loan debt management, computer ...
Lamron
Biondo also noted Aldrich's skill in computer repair as a major benefactor to the business' success. “[Aldrich is] incredible,” said Biondo. “He goes out and looks for trending computer issues and find a way to fix them.” Notebook Tek also sells new ...


Wednesday, September 26, 2012

BLUE SPRUCE COMPUTER REPAIR | Starting up shop a worthwhile risk for ... - Buffalo Reflex

BLUE SPRUCE COMPUTER REPAIR | Starting up shop a worthwhile risk for ...
Buffalo Reflex
Brian Faucett admits it was an uncertain venture when he opened up shop last year, but the payoff proves it was a worthy wager. The 22-year-old Buffalo High School graduate opened Blue Spruce Computer Repair last fall, wary at first about startup costs ...



Computer Repair PC Pal Franchise Expands to South Manchester - Franchise News International (blog)

Computer Repair PC Pal Franchise Expands to South Manchester
Franchise News International (blog)
Click here to search for Computers Franchises. Computer Repair PC Pal Franchise Expands to South Manchester. Posted: 25/09/12. After 18 months of unemployment following his redundancy, Jim Warburton has become the new local PC PAL Engineer, ...



User wants to copy files to a CD drive - The Northwest Florida Daily News

User wants to copy files to a CD drive
The Northwest Florida Daily News
Q: My computer CD drive was missed from my XP computer so I had it reinstalled by computer repair shop about four month ago. I just realized that I cannot copy to the CD from my picture folder but if I put in a CD and play it will work. The pop up ...

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Computer repair business among oldest on State Street - Redlands Daily Facts

Computer repair business among oldest on State Street
Redlands Daily Facts
Computer repair business among oldest on State Street. Laurie Williams, For the Daily Facts redlandsdailyfacts.com. Posted: 09/11/2012 02:23:53 PM PDT. Digi-Info Systems Corp. owner Nick Romano surveys State Street in Redlands from the front of his ...



GST BOCES to offer adult computer classes throughout October - Corning Leader

GST BOCES to offer adult computer classes throughout October
Corning Leader
5:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Oct. 18, Do It Yourself Computer Repair. - 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Oct. 25, Excel Level II. GST BOCES also will offer Email Basics for seniors on its Coopers Campus, 9579 Vocational Drive, Painted Post. This course will be held ...


Tuesday, September 25, 2012

United Laser Launches Revamped Website - DigitalJournal.com (press release)

United Laser Launches Revamped Website
DigitalJournal.com (press release)
The clean, crisp and navigation-friendly website provides businesses of all sizes the truth about Managed Print Service and Printer Repair costs. With informative content, service specific videos, and an aesthetically pleasing design – United Laser ...

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CounterPoint Capital Partners Acquires Parts Now!, LLC - DigitalJournal.com (press release)

CounterPoint Capital Partners Acquires Parts Now!, LLC
DigitalJournal.com (press release)
In addition to printer consumables and aftermarket repair parts, Parts Now is also the nation's largest trainer of printer repair technicians and is an award-winning industry leader in providing managed print services. “Parts Now has been at the ...

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Sato shrinks repair lead times through the channel - CRN - UK

CRN - UK

Sato shrinks repair lead times through the channel
CRN - UK
Auto-ID supplier Sato has devised a new series of maintenance and service contracts for its Prestige Service partner programme that it believes will speed up the printer repair process for end users. According to a Sato spokesperson, the new contracts ...

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Flexible Business Systems Recognized By Inc. Magazine As One Of The Fastest ... - Daily Markets

Flexible Business Systems Recognized By Inc. Magazine As One Of The Fastest ...
Daily Markets
An Information Technology services firm, Flexible Systems has offices on Long Island in Hauppauge, New York, and provides IT Support, IT Consulting, Internet Marketing Services, Computer Support, Computer & Printer Repair Services, and Technology ...

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Sunday, September 23, 2012

SATO launches series of maintenance contracts in Europe - Process & Control Today

Process & Control Today

SATO launches series of maintenance contracts in Europe
Process & Control Today
... supplier of integrated Automatic Identification and Data Collection solutions based on barcode and RFID technologies, has launched a new series of maintenance and service contracts for its Prestige Service Programme, giving users rapid printer repair.

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Flexible Business Systems Recognized By Inc. Magazine As One Of The Fastest ... - Daily Markets

Flexible Business Systems Recognized By Inc. Magazine As One Of The Fastest ...
Daily Markets
An Information Technology services firm, Flexible Systems has offices on Long Island in Hauppauge, New York, and provides IT Support, IT Consulting, Internet Marketing Services, Computer Support, Computer & Printer Repair Services, and Technology ...

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Long Island Internet Marketing Firm Gets the Word Out for Children with Autism - RedOrbit

Long Island Internet Marketing Firm Gets the Word Out for Children with Autism
RedOrbit
Flexible Systems is an Information Technology services firm with offices on Long Island in Hauppauge, New York. Flexible Systems provides IT Support, IT Consulting, Internet Marketing Services, Computer Support, Computer & Printer Repair Services, and ...



Companies Win When Using Metro-Repro Printers and Repair Service in Dallas - Melodika.net (press release)

Companies Win When Using Metro-Repro Printers and Repair Service in Dallas
Melodika.net (press release)
For over two decades, Metro-Repro has provided affordable reconditioned plotters and large format printers, as well as reliable expert printer repair in Dallas. Refurbished plotters and printers offer outstanding value and performance to architects and ...



Sato shrinks repair lead times through the channel - CRN - UK

CRN - UK

Sato shrinks repair lead times through the channel
CRN - UK
Auto-ID supplier Sato has devised a new series of maintenance and service contracts for its Prestige Service partner programme that it believes will speed up the printer repair process for end users. According to a Sato spokesperson, the new contracts ...

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Middleton-based Parts Now acquired by private equity firm - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Middleton-based Parts Now acquired by private equity firm
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
It is also the nation's largest trainer of printer repair technicians, CounterPoint said. "We are very proud of the company's authorized distributor status with our critical partners and will be making several strategic and operating improvements to ...
California private equity firm acquires Middleton-based printing parts ...77Square.com

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