According to the International Data Corporation (IDC), factory revenue in the worldwide server market increased 17.9% year over year to $13.2 billion in the second quarter of 2011 (2Q11). IBM and HP jointly held the number 1 position in the worldwide server market with 30.5% and 29.8% factory revenue share respectively for 2Q11, a statistical tie. IBM experienced 24.5% year-over-year growth in factory revenue gaining 1.6 points of share in the quarter on the [...]
- Kaspersky Lab has launched an interactive cyberthreat map that visualises cyber security incidents occurring worldwide in real time. The types of threats displayed include malicious objects detected during on-access and on-demand scans, email and web antivirus detections, as well as objects identified ...
- To survive in Africa during the 'post-extraction era' one needs to place greater emphasis on education, says Dr. Ndubuisi Ekekwe. And that is precisely why he is currently building a technological institute in Nigeria, slated to become Africa's answer to ...
- Kenya is putting in place a cyber security strategy to protect the country’s online assets. The ultimate comprehensive new strategy document will guide the management of cybersecurity issues in the country. Kenyans and interested stakeholders have until Friday March, 2014 to have ...
STMicroelectronics expanded motion-sensor portfolio with a new high-performance three-axis digital-output gyroscope. Housed in a 4×4×1 mm package, ST’s L3GD20 combines high sensing resolution with outstanding immunity to audio noise and vibrations, making motion-sensing user interfaces more realistic in mobile phones, tablets, game consoles, and other smart consumer devices. With a resonant frequency above the audio bandwidth, ST’s newest 3-axis digital gyroscope operates with greater accuracy and reliability, because it is completely immune to both mechanical vibrations coupled through [...]
The HTC EVO 3D is due to go on sale in Europe very soon and has already been selling like mad in the United States, quickly becoming one of the hottest smartphones on the market. Literally. Reports indicate the 3D-capable HTC phone is having problems with overheating, with the USB docking port thought to be the reason behind the issue. The phone’s USB charging unit attempts to charge the EVO’s battery at dangerously [...]
In a word or two The BlackBerry Storm 2 9520 feels good to use and is a far superior smartphone compared to the original Storm. The Design The BlackBerry Storm 2 is the same size as its predecessor and has a 3.25 inch screen which is a normal touchscreen with inbuilt SurePress technology. This means you can scroll using your finger and then press the screen to select – it clicks when you [...]
Enjoy these ideas, originally posted in 2010, from Nkpuhe, the predecessor of Tekedia. Point: The best way to measure economic recovery is to access the cost of global shipping containers over time (Nkuphe Intelligence) Lessons to Africa: There are very simple ways to access economic growth. Instead of using statistics developed during the industrial economy for the emerging knowledge economy, you can focus on simple things that are measurable. In the last six months, [...]
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Sony Ericsson stands as one of the most promising joint ventures the mobile industry has ever seen. This is why it is utterly disappointing to see the company having problems and setbacks. Still, despite the many problems, Sony Ericsson is still pushing forward with its innovative and future-thinking products. It is no surprise that they are still the fourth largest mobile phone manufacturer in the world. Individually, Sony Corporation and Ericsson are major companies that [...]