Posts Tagged ‘Attempt’

Judge slaps down Google’s digital library settlement – Reuters

Fox News Judge slaps down Google's digital library settlementReuters"This is clearly disappointing, but we'll review the court's decision and consider our options," Google's managing counsel, Hillary Ware said in an emailed statement. "Regardless of the outcome,...
March 22nd, 2011 | News | Read More

Google books agreement torpedoed by US court – BBC News

Globe and Mail Google books agreement torpedoed by US courtBBC NewsAn agreement between Google and publishers over the web firm's publication of books online has been blocked by a US court. The web giant has scanned millions of books and made them available online via its eBooks platform. Google...
March 22nd, 2011 | News | Read More

Judge rejects Google’s attempt to create a universal library – CNNMoney

Fox News Judge rejects Google's attempt to create a universal libraryCNNMoneyNEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Google's vision of a universal library archiving all books ever published on Earth is once again at odds with laws protecting the authors of those books. …Judge Rejects Google's...
March 22nd, 2011 | News | Read More

Apple iPad 2′s A5 Processor Aims to Blunt Motorola Xoom’s Dual-Core – eWeek

Fox News Apple iPad 2's A5 Processor Aims to Blunt Motorola Xoom's Dual-CoreeWeekApple's iPad 2 features a new proprietary A5 processor, which analysts see as Apple's attempt to blunt competitive momentum of rival's dual-core processors. Apple's new proprietary processor...
March 4th, 2011 | News | Read More

Egypt’s Internet block aims at social media – Computerworld

Fox News Egypt's Internet block aims at social mediaComputerworldIDG News Service – Through its broad attempt to shut down Internet communications, Egypt's government has not only successfully blocked Twitter but also significantly limited access to Facebook, Yahoo and Google, as...
January 28th, 2011 | News | Read More

Morning Tech Wrap: Skype, Steve Jobs, IBM – Forbes (blog)

The Guardian Morning Tech Wrap: Skype, Steve Jobs, IBMForbes (blog)On a day when thousands of people around the world are preparing to explain how a web cam works to elderly relatives in a vain attempt to wish them a merry Christmas, some may just go straight to the old-fashioned use of a telephone....
December 24th, 2010 | News | Read More

Tank cracks put shuttle launch on indefinite hold – CNET

Reuters UK Tank cracks put shuttle launch on indefinite holdCNETKENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla.–NASA managers reviewing the progress of repairs to the shuttle Discovery's external tank and the rationale for making another launch attempt decided today to pass up an early December launch window,...
November 25th, 2010 | News | Read More

iOS 4.2: What you need to know – Computerworld

The Guardian (blog) iOS 4.2: What you need to knowComputerworldMacworld – If you cast your mind back to high school physics, you might recall what's dubbed the Grand Unified Theory–an attempt to explain how three of the primary forces of the unviverse were once a single, unified...
November 22nd, 2010 | News | Read More

Analysis: Google, RIM attempt to outspin Jobs – Macworld

Fox News Analysis: Google, RIM attempt to outspin JobsMacworldWhen Steve Jobs talks, people listen. Of course, that's no guarantee they'll like what he says, especially when it's their business he's ragging on. The Apple CEO took advantage of his rare appearance on the company's...
October 19th, 2010 | News | Read More

Bing deepens ties with Facebook – BBC News

FOXNews Bing deepens ties with FacebookBBC NewsMicrosoft's Bing search engine has begun showing US users which sites and products their Facebook friends like. The move is an attempt to make web search results more personal. It is part of a four-year alliance between the two companies and marks...
October 14th, 2010 | News | Read More