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Now who want to change our minds. Logitech G602-owned enthusiast-oriented range of users, who are not satisfied with anything, and although it is wireless, it seems mainly to work to eliminate the problems associated with this technology.
Logitech G602 – 2
The G602 features 2500 dpi sensor and 11 programmable buttons with Logitech application, so that it falls short of what is happening in the market. But it definitely makes you stand out above the rest is the life that you get with a pair of AA batteries. In the game mode, can last up to 250 hours, while in normal mode (or “resistance” as the company calls it) lasts 1400 hours.
We do not know if this is the mouse to make the players qualify for the wireless, but you can tell who has what it takes to get their attention.
Since it was announced in February the upcoming release of what will be the most advanced console Japanese company, we have known little of his appearance beyond some detail rumored. But nothing palpable or any picture or rendering of one of the consoles to enjoy more prominence this 2013, the Playstation 4.
But Sony does not want to reveal anything yet, and the proof is this small advance offered in video form, which clearly will not see anything in particular, but what we are sure is going to cause a lot more desire to know how will be the new Playstation 4. And although it will not show clearly what we can know is when we will know.
It will not be until next June 10 will not know the jewel in the Japanese company. It will be under the E3, the year’s biggest convention of the digital entertainment industry, where we know in all its glory the Playstation 4.
There have been many file sharing services that have been gradually history, cases like Kazaa, Napster a few years ago, among many others who were created with this, say open door to piracy. BitTorrent want to get away from all this in a different way, trying to disengage from their calling piracy, BitTorrent Bunde.
Bundle BitTorrent is a new version of the torrent file. This packet format allows different content creators share but before any action requiring users to download. This could be a payment, subscription or really what you “think you should pay to have it”. Because the content is behind a wall within the current file, these packages may travel freely across the web and BitTorrent ecosystem.
This new file format torrent has been announced with a pitch of DJ Kaskade, who is offering exclusive content in exchange for email addresses of their fans. According to vice president of marketing for BitTorrent, Matt Mason “The package could be used BitTorrent to release a box set of Star Wars, for example, and include gifts like CAD designs for toys and accessories.”
Downloading the promotional bundle
Currently only can avail this service by contacting directly BitTorrent, but the company says that the service will soon be releasing a whole set of tools for anyone interested through a website.
Verbatim has launched a new keyboard for tablets, the Verbatim Wireless Bluetooth Keyboard. The interesting thing about this device is its folding design that folds in half, making it extremely portable.
The new model is designed to work with iPhone, iPad, iPad 2 and Android devices (as Samsung Galaxy Tab and Motorola Xoom ).
Verbatim Wireless Bluetooth Keyboard has a very soft keys, and is able to link (via Bluetooth) with up to six devices at once.
Also includes a bonus iPhone stand that can be used to place the phone in a comfortable viewing position while typing. No doubt it is a very handy gadget that surely steal all eyes on the market.
This new wireless keyboard is now available in the amount of $ 79.99.
We saw parading his 29 inch 21:9 format on stage at the IFA 2012 and is ready to dominate your desktop and enjoy the movie magic at its best. The LG monitor EA93 is planted on the market boasting its impressive ultra-widescreen display with a native resolution of 2,560 x 1,080 pixels. The format ultrawidescreen had already planned by the world of television, but is new to computers.
Why buy two separate monitors and having to calibrate when you have the opportunity to get an EA93? The South Korean company sells it as a highly productive multidisciplinary model, oriented photographers, engineers and professionals from the audiovisual industry. It comes equipped with an IPS panel technology, which represents 100% of the sRGB color gamut and offers 300 nits of brightness and viewing angles of 178 °. The response time is estimated at 5 ms.
Incorporates 7 W stereo speakers so at least you’ll save having to add additional sound system. Among his repertoire of connections include three USB 3.0 ports for connecting peripherals, and DVI-D Dual Link, Display Port and HDMI (twice). If you put a LG EA93 in your life, you’ll have the perfect partner for multitasking, as it includes software to divide the screen into four segments and perform multiple tasks simultaneously.
And when did you start to devour media content? Now available in the Korean market at a price of $ 633. It is expected that by the end of the year we can see it in international showcases.
With increased competition within businesses, it is of paramount importance for the businesses to keep abreast with any developments in their process management systems. This is so in order to utilize the efficiency and effectiveness, which is realized from these innovations including the email to fax service. When you send fax online through the efax service, there are great benefits realized by the businesses and perhaps the efficiency and effectiveness is one of the adored advantages of the system.
Since it operates just like sending and receiving an email, what you need is an internet connection, a PC, laptop or any other device, which can be connected to the internet such as an iPhone. Bearing in mind that you can send multiple messages to different clients at once, it means that you save on the time also on the cost of sending the faxes. With the great internet speeds, the messages are delivered within no time for instance, for several fax messages being send at once, it may take 2-5 minutes for them to be delivered to the respective recipients.
You are able to deliver your message to the recipients within the shortest time possible for them to be acted upon in time. If you send fax online, the message is available in digital format and this means that it can be delivered to the respective authority fast for instance, just by forwarding the message. Moreover, since messages can be accessed from anywhere anytime, it means that they can be acted upon immediately.
On the eve of the Intel Developer Forum to be held between 13 and 15 September, Intel Corporation shows the role played by various types of computing in the field of disaster management. In a panel discussion moderated by Keri Carkeek, eco-technology strategist at Intel, will discuss the phases of disaster management. Together with experts from the Carkeek be real, with experience on the subject, including:
· Perry Olson, IT risk management and security, Intel
· Michael Bowers, senior director of global emerging strategic response, Mercy Corps *
· Frank Schott, global program manager, * NetHope
· Bob Marshall, president and CEO of Earth Networks *
Carkeek begin the day with an introduction to disaster management, common terminology associated with it and its different phases: mitigation, preparedness and response. It will also provide an overview of how this field will benefit from many innovations in computing. Carkeek and experts invited speakers will cover these issues, before the opening of the Exhibition of Technology, which include more than a dozen pieces related to the area of ??disaster management, from the alert and response to evacuation and traffic management.
The following descriptions are a guide to explore the research projects to be displayed.
Sixty percent of companies that lose their data make mistakes in the 6 months following a desastre1. The research presented focuses on “business continuity” and how to increase resilience to disasters through preventive planning.
Simulation of extreme events of disaster preparedness
Virtual environments are often used for games, but Intel researchers have developed a new software architecture that, when combined with a model of cloud computing, allows applications to scale user experiences beyond existing boundaries. “Distributed Scene Graph” (“Distributed Scene Graph”) is a rich 3-D display based on the cloud, which allows thousands of people participating in a simulated disaster scenario.
The virtual experience helps communities understand what is likely to happen on a large scale using real immersive gaming. Although the game simulates only a fraction of the problems that occur during a disaster (for example, limited communication and transportation problems) the framework can be expanded to add many different simulation engines.
The use of large-scale games online participation extends across the network at a fraction of the cost of existing training exercises. The natural reactions of the participants within the safe confines of the simulated environment can be observed and studied by experts who can create a better decision-making and training tools in the community.
Revenues in the field of Information Technology (IT) grew 3.6 percent in 2010, to 18.097 million euros, compared to 8 percent decline in revenue experienced a year earlier, according to a study Ametic technology by employers. However, the Canary Islands was the region which grew least in the markets of Information Technology with 0.4 percent.
According to data Ametic, this growth was higher than the EU (2.7 percent) and the activity of the sector contributed 1.56 percent of GDP, improving by three points the value of 2009.
For this scenario Ametic “favorable” is due to a combination of good outcomes associated with the sale of equipment in the market, which allowed an improvement of 3 percent, and exports, in line with the last five years, improved 11.2 percent.
However, import growth in line with changes in the product market, resulting in an upturn in trade deficit, which amounted to 3768.30 million, 5.7 percent higher than in the previous year.
Employment drops 0.7 percent
In terms of employment in the sector, companies providing products and services information technology in 1403 reduced the number of people employed in 2010, to 194,588 employees, which represents a decrease of 0.7 percent.
Ametic explained that this was mainly due to the reduction of market development services that traditionally serves as the main engine of employment generation.
By segment, sales of equipment improved by 7.2 percent to 3.503 million euros, thanks to the renovation of the teams in the business sector and the growth in the sale of tablets and netbooks.
Meanwhile, revenue in the market ‘software’ grew by 0.8 percent to 1,824 million euros, while its IT services revenues declined 0.2 percent, despite the content management via the Internet grew by over 20 percent.
Regionally, all areas made progress in their respective markets of IT, gaining an average of 1.9 percent, with Catalonia grow above this overall percentage, an improvement of 2.6 percent, while Madrid did at a rate of 1.3 percent.
Experienced the greatest advances of Navarra (4.8 percent) and Andalusia (4.4 percent), while the Canary Islands (0.4 percent) and La Rioja (0.7 percent) were less expanded markets.
THE FINANCIAL SECTOR: MAIN SOURCE OF INCOME
The financial sector remained the main source of income for the sector, contributing over 30 percent of the total, followed by the government, which accounted for 23 percent of IT purchases, while business and industry sectors provided by 22 percent and the remaining 25 percent came from other client sectors.
Regarding the efforts in research and development, these companies spent 4.2 percent of turnover, representing a total of 762 million euros, although this item has been reduced in value for the first time since 1994.
The development of the capacity to use information technologies (ICTs) is explicitly referred to as one of the fundamental objectives of the curriculum framework Transverse. This requires that the domain and use of these technologies in an integrated manner to promote work within the areas of learning. To this should ensure that the work of students, including the use of ICT to:
- Search, access and collect information on websites or other sources, and selecting this information critically examining their relevance and quality.
- Process and organize data using spreadsheet templates, and manipulating systematized in them to identify trends, regularities and patterns related to the phenomena studied in the sector.
- Develop and present information through the use of word processing, presentation templates (PowerPoint), as well as tools and applications of image, audio and video.
- Exchange information through the Internet offering tools such as email, chat, interactive spaces on websites, or virtual communities.
- Respect and take ethical considerations in the use of ICT, such as personal care and respect for others to use these tools, noted the sources from which information is obtained, and respect the rules of safety and use of space virtual.
Using the technology may involve more use for various purposes, without a clear purpose of supporting a learning content. By contrast, the curricular integration of information technology involves the use of these technologies to achieve a purpose in learning a concept, process, content, specific curriculum in a discipline.
This is to assess the educational possibilities of ICT in relation to educational aims and objectives. By integrating ICT curriculum we emphasize learning and how ICT can support that, without losing sight of the center is to learn and not ICT.
Curricular integration of ICT involves:
- Use technology transparently.
- Use technology to plan strategies to facilitate the construction of learning.
- Use technology in the classroom.
- Using technology to support the classes.
- Use technology as part of the curriculum.
- Using technology to learn content of a discipline.
That is why I decided to use this support manual handling of ICT, to enter into the digital era facilitator of knowledge in which we live.
Following the progress of the wiki, after having inserted and posted the links for the items, the next step was to develop the subject itself with those links. For this we have divided into small groups and each group has been responsible for a specific topic.
I’ve taken care of two paragraphs of item 6, along with Ana Garcia and Lydia Calvino. We have formed a good team from the beginning and worked quickly and efficiently, as I expected.
Each of us has got their work in their share of the wiki, for once it all, unify and shape thus constituting the entire subject in a coherent and consistent. This is already done for some days, not like the other fellow will but I can say that my group has already ended. The points which I was responsible I have been as follows (under item 6)
3. What is social software?
Throughout our history, communication patterns that underlie the basic processes of our societies have been moving almost “parallel” to the technological development of the same, from one-way models and overcrowded (editorial) information exchange, through models of mass distribution of information (mass media), up to more personalized exchange patterns in which the person ceases to be a mere spectator of the construction of knowledge, to become a principal actor and star of the same (always tailored to your wishes and possibilities).
With all the advances that have been reached with the New Technologies of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs), Web 2.0, etc. Has emerged one of the most defining characteristics of this process of technological evolution.
We meet the Social Software, this refers to a number of applications seeking to extend the possibilities of communication and connection between people and enable e-mail or instant messaging systems. The first social software was the mailing lists that allow connecting to many people simultaneously and MUDs, which enabled many Internet users, participate in the same game. What has changed from these early applications is that social software is now available to anyone, whether or not a specialist.
Encompasses a set of communication tools that facilitate interaction and collaboration through social conventions. These tools encompass email, listserv, Usenet newsgroups, IRC, instant messaging, web logs, wikis, social aggregators, social bookmarking, folksonomy, and any other type of virtual community network. This is software that connects to a number of people in order to facilitate the flow of information (calendars, files, messages) and the realization of joint projects between them.
“Social Software” is a metaphor that refers to methods of organization that promote the integration of people, information, labor and technology (PITT) in a constructive, in order to provide top quality service, regardless the scope. With Web 2.0 and Social Media, the latest developments in the field are impressive and decisive.