Watson Supercomputer To Help Consumers With Online Shopping

IBM will use its Watson supercomputer to help online consumers with personal advice during online shopping. Users are able to install a special app, in which they are able to ask specific More »

Windows 8.2 With Start-Button Arrives This September

According to recent rumors Microsoft will come with a new update for Windows 8 in September, which will also include the return of the classic start-menu. The rumors originated from Wzor, who’s More »

Cyber Security Has Barely Improved Over The Passed Years

According to Verizon’s latest Data Breach Investigation Report organisations have barely improved their digital security measures compared to several years ago. This would mean that most companies can still be hacked relatively More »

Will Nokia Be Named Microsoft Mobile Oy?

According to a leaked letter Microsoft has plans to rename Nokia into Microsoft Mobile Oy. Last year Microsoft took over the mobile division from Nokia for a price of 5,5 billion euro. More »

Google Wants To Replace Chromebook Password With Smartphone

Google is working on a function for its Chromebook laptops that allows it to replace the standard password with a smartphone log-in function. How the function works is still somewhat unclear, because More »

 
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Watson Supercomputer To Help Consumers With Online Shopping

IBM will use its Watson supercomputer to help online consumers with personal advice during online shopping.

Users are able to install a special app, in which they are able to ask specific question to one of the world’s fastest computers.

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Windows 8.2 With Start-Button Arrives This September

According to recent rumors Microsoft will come with a new update for Windows 8 in September, which will also include the return of the classic start-menu.

The rumors originated from Wzor, who’s renowned for correctly predicting Microsoft changes in the passed.

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Cyber Security Has Barely Improved Over The Passed Years

According to Verizon’s latest Data Breach Investigation Report organisations have barely improved their digital security measures compared to several years ago.

This would mean that most companies can still be hacked relatively easy.

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Will Nokia Be Named Microsoft Mobile Oy?

According to a leaked letter Microsoft has plans to rename Nokia into Microsoft Mobile Oy.

Last year Microsoft took over the mobile division from Nokia for a price of 5,5 billion euro.

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Happy Easter To Everyone

May Easter happiness dwell in you, all the way through this holiday season. May you and your family be blessed with peace and joy.

A very happy Easter from the Computer Stories team.

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China’s Digital Landscape

Today I would like to share a presentation with you about the digital landscape in China, one of the fastest growing and largest economies in the world.

This presentation on China’s digital landscape in 2014 explains some of China’s biggest social, digital and mobile changes.

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Google Wants To Replace Chromebook Password With Smartphone

Google is working on a function for its Chromebook laptops that allows it to replace the standard password with a smartphone log-in function.

How the function works is still somewhat unclear, because it’s not yet finished.

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New Algorithm Able To Add Wikipedia Content From Tweets

Researchers of the University of Amsterdam have created an algorithm that predicts which trending topics require a Wikipedia article.

The special algorithm uses Twitter messages to make its popularity predictions.

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Intel Profits From Ending Windows XP Support

Intel has seen its sales increase in the first three months of 2014 and expects that its profits for the second quarter will increase as well.

According to analysts the multinational chip maker profits from the ending support of Windows XP.

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What does 64-bit stand for?

Every computer device has a processor or computer chip that runs on either 32-bit or 64-bit. But what is 32-bit? And what does 64-bit stand for?

In this post I’ll explain you the 32-bit and 64-bit phenomenon.