Faster Forward: computers


Posted at 12:22 PM ET, 08/30/2011

Windows 8 adding ribbon to Explorer

For easier navigation, Microsoft is giving Windows Explorer the Office treatment.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  12:22 PM ET, 08/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Microsoft, Computers

Posted at 01:13 PM ET, 08/18/2011

Report: Hewlett-Packard to spin off PC business, buy software company

Hewlett-Packard is planning to spin off its PC business and acquire software company Autonomy Corp in a $10 billion acquisition, Bloomberg reports.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  01:13 PM ET, 08/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Computers

Posted at 10:15 AM ET, 08/16/2011

Apple releases OSX Lion thumb drive

Apple has started selling thumb drives loaded with OS X Lion.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  10:15 AM ET, 08/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apple, Computers

Posted at 10:04 AM ET, 08/16/2011

Microsoft starts Windows 8 blog with a dose of humility

Microsoft is humble as its starts its blog about the development of its next operating system.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  10:04 AM ET, 08/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Microsoft, Computers

Posted at 02:11 PM ET, 08/11/2011

Report: Apple researching projectors in their devices?

Patently Apple reports that Apple is researching the idea of putting projectors in their devices

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  02:11 PM ET, 08/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apple, Mobile, Computers

Posted at 10:41 AM ET, 08/09/2011

Apple releases downloadable Lion boot disk

Apple has released a downloadable boot disk for its latest operating system.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  10:41 AM ET, 08/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apple, Computers

Posted at 03:37 PM ET, 07/28/2011

OS X Lion: One week later

Now that we’ve had some time to stew with Lion, what’s the verdict?

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  03:37 PM ET, 07/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apple, Computers, Mobile

Posted at 03:06 PM ET, 07/25/2011

Quicken weighing its post-PowerPC options for the Mac

Quicken is looking at a couple of options for how to proceed with its Mac strategy.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  03:06 PM ET, 07/25/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apple, Computers, Mobile

Posted at 02:48 PM ET, 07/20/2011

OS X Lion drops PowerPC support

Before you upgrade to Mac OS X Lion, you may have to upgrade some other programs

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  02:48 PM ET, 07/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apple, Computers, Digital Culture

Posted at 11:01 AM ET, 07/20/2011

MacBook disappears from the Apple Store, replaced by MacBook Air

The MacBook has disappeared from the Apple Store, replaced by MacBook Air

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  11:01 AM ET, 07/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apple, Computers

Posted at 09:08 AM ET, 07/20/2011

Apple launches new MacBook Air, Mac Mini, Thunderbolt display

Apple introduced several new products including a refreshed MacBook Air

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  09:08 AM ET, 07/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apple, Computers, Gadgets

Posted at 11:40 AM ET, 07/14/2011

Apple OSX Lion release expected ... any day now

Apple promised that Lion would roar in July, but it’s not clear exactly when.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  11:40 AM ET, 07/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apple, Computers

Posted at 02:29 PM ET, 06/30/2011

Report: Apple MacBook Air refresh expected in mid-July

The new MacBook Air could have Thunderbolt, OS X Lion and Sandy Bridge chips.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  02:29 PM ET, 06/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apple, Computers

Posted at 12:05 PM ET, 06/07/2011

Mac OS X Lion’s new features aim to boost productivity

OS X Lion looks an awful lot like iOS, and it saves documents automatically.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  12:05 PM ET, 06/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apple, Computers

Posted at 09:41 AM ET, 06/01/2011

Apple iCloud, Lion, iOS 5 in the spotlight

Apple surprised by announcing what to expect from its Worldwide Developers Conference Monday

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  09:41 AM ET, 06/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apple, Mobile, Tablets, Computers

Posted at 10:29 AM ET, 05/18/2011

Report: MacBook Air refresh coming in June or July

Apple is reportedly planning a MacBook Air refresh for June or July.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  10:29 AM ET, 05/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apple, Computers

Posted at 05:22 PM ET, 04/22/2011

Windows 7 has sold over 350 million licenses

A year and a half after launching Windows 7, Microsoft announced that it has sold over 350 million licenses for the operating system.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  05:22 PM ET, 04/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Windows, Microsoft, Computers

Posted at 02:09 PM ET, 03/03/2011

Report: Tablets cutting into laptop market

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  02:09 PM ET, 03/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Faster Forward | Tags:  tablets, computers