Apple

MacNN Deals: Increase your productivity with these Mac apps

For a long time, MacNN has been highlighting great offers from the MacNN Deals store for our readers to enjoy, and this is the last installment. Today’s selections are all software tools for you to use on your Mac, including one powerful text editor, a fantastic scanning app, something to jazz up your photographs, and […]

Computer Hardware

How computers and cellphones are impacting modern Amish communities: helping business owners and craftspeople increase efficiency, anxiety about social effects (New York Times)

New York Times: How computers and cellphones are impacting modern Amish communities: helping business owners and craftspeople increase efficiency, anxiety about social effects  —  A young woman, wearing a traditional full-length Amish dress and white bonnet, stepped away from a farmer’s market, opened her palm and revealed a smartphone. … Techmeme

Sprint Announces 28% Increase In LTE Speed Over Seven Months

Sprint has today announced that its average download speeds are now 28-percent faster than seven months ago. Sprint makes this statement based on an interpretation it has made of data obtained via Ookla. Adding to that, Sprint also now asserts that the Ookla data highlights that Sprint is the number one carrier in fifteen cities […]

Software

Log Management Market to Reach $1.2 Billion by 2022 – Driven by an Increase in Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs) – Research and Markets

DUBLIN, May 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Log Management Market by Component (Solution and Services), Deployment Mode (Cloud and On-Premises), Organization Size, Vertical, and Region – Global Forecast to 2022” report to their… … PR Newswire: Computer Software

Software

Does Oracle’s AWS Pricing Increase Make Strategic Sense?

Does Oracle’s AWS Pricing Increase Make Strategic Sense? In January, Oracle changed the fine print on some of its license terms, essentially doubling the cost of running Oracle software on AWS and Azure, while leaving the cost of running on the Oracle Cloud unchanged. While the impact of this is obvious, making … Read more […]

Ceramic Body Production Capacity Should Increase Soon Following ¥8.7 Billion Investment

Ceramic Body Production Capacity Should Increase Soon Following ¥8.7 Billion Investment The Xiaomi Mi 5 was the first phone to launch with a ceramic body. While it did look nice, Xiaomi couldn’t meet up with demand because of the difficulty in production and had to revert back to using metal and glass. We thought Xiaomi […]

Sonos price increase – Brexit blamed for the PRICE RISE on your new speakers

Sonos price increase – Brexit blamed for the PRICE RISE on your new speakers The refreshed pricing tiers will see some Sonos speakers increase by as much as £100. The entry-level Sonos Play:1 – the compact speaker is getting a £30 price rise, taking its asking price from £169 to £199. Elsewhere, the larger Play:5 […]

Samsung’s 2016 Q4 Earnings Increase By Over 50% From Q4 2015

Samsung’s 2016 Q4 earnings have increased by over 50% from Q4 of 2015 (which the company was forecasting at the beginning of this month), as the company has just reported their fourth quarter results for the 2016 fiscal year. During this time period Samsung sold 53.3 trillion won worth of product, and from that amount […]