Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Hands On: enTourage eDGe eBook Reader Runs Android


The enTourage eDGe
, a dual-screen eBook reader that sports both a 9.7-inch electronic ink display and 10.1-inch LCD, is part e-book reader, part netbook, and will cost $490 when it hits the market in February. The eDGe was originally designed with students in mind, but I can see how the fully integrated device, which offers both Wi-Fi and an optional 3G module, could appeal to a much broader audience, including a variety of professionals.

THe above excerpt comes from the GearLog

Monday, November 9, 2009

Digital 'Ants' Take on Computer Worms


Excerpt from the story

Oct. 28, 2009 -- Digital ants could soon be crawling through your computer's hard drive, but don't worry, they are there to help.

Scientists from Wake Forest University and the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory have created an army of digital ants and their superior officers, digital sergeants and sentinels, to search out viruses, worms and other malware.

The new antivirus software could provide better protection while freeing up valuable hardware.

Thursday, November 5, 2009

Google Dashboard - what does "Do no evil" mean?