Posts tagged “PC industry”

Updated May 26

Premium Lock Inside NetApp: Revenue growth shows tech giant at a turning point (+ video)

Analysis: NetApp's earnings report earlier this week shows that revenue acceleration marks a turning point for the tech firm's storage and other product portfolio, says Technology Business Research Analyst Stephanie Long.

Updated May 25

Premium Lock Inside Lenovo: Mobile, data center losses threaten profitability

Lenovo's latest Yogabook Analysis: Lenovo's revamped go-to-market strategy fueled a return to revenue growth, but operating losses in Mobile and Data Center threaten its profitability, says Technology Business Research Analyst Jack Narcotta.

Updated May 25

Premium Lock Lenovo unveils new strategy, ends 5-quarter revenue slide

After disclosing a major reorganization last week with a new emphasis being placed on China, Lenovo's top executive spells out a new overall strategy for the global tech giant. The company did report a return to revenue growth after five straight quarters of decline.

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May 23

Microsoft Surface gets battery boost, better viewing angles

The new, fifth-generation device -- simply called Surface Pro -- won't look or feel drastically different from its predecessor. But Microsoft is hoping its under-the-hood improvements will help it compete with newer laptop-tablet hybrids from Samsung and others. Not to mention Apple's iPad Pro.

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May 22

WTW's week in review: 65 headlines not to be missed, part two

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire over this past week, part two.

May 22

WTW's week in review: 65 headlines not to be missed, part one

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for this past week, part one.

May 18

Premium Lock WannaCry ransomware & The perils of shoddy attribution: It's the Russians! No wait, it's the North Koreans!

Speculation detracts from real and meaningful conversations about inherent software vulnerabilities that result from manufacturers' refusal to incorporate security-by-design into software development, the failure of organizations all over the world to protect their systems and client data according to their value and potential for harm, and governments' responsibility to manage, secure, and disclose discovered vulnerabilities.

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Updated May 18

Premium Lock Lenovo teams with Google for truly mobile virtual reality (+ video)

Lenovo makes headlines at Google's annual tech product demonstration with news that it is working with Google and HTC Vive to develop what the partners are calling a truly mobile virtual reality headset.

May 17

Amazon refreshes lineup of low-cost tablets, new kids model

Amazon is offering a thinner and lighter version of its cheapest, 7-inch tablet, while shaving $10 off the price of an 8-inch model.

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Updated May 17

Premium Lock Lenovo reorganizes China operations hoping to stem losses

Lenovo, the global PC and tech giant established in China, is reorganizing its home-country operations in an attempt to recover from recent losses, says its top executive.

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Updated May 15

Has your network been 'patched'? Failure to do opens way for global hack

A massive global "ransomware" attack on Friday hit corporate and government networks across 74 countries on Friday. And a security firm points out the attacks could have been prevented if companies had "patched," or updated their networks to guard against the onslaught being called "Wanna Cry." Demands were made in multiple languages with payments to be made through Bitcoin cryptocurrency. Plus, an update on what's happened where.

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May 15

WTW's week in review: 62 headlines not to be missed, part two

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire over this past week, part two.

May 15

WTW's week in review: 62 headlines not to be missed, part one

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for this past week, part one.

Updated May 11

Half-billion Windows 10 devices, but PC slump stunts growth (+ Cortana video)

Microsoft's latest version of Windows is faring better than its maligned predecessor, but the software's growth is still stunted by a shift away from personal computers. Plus: Watch a video about how programmers are using Cortana, the Windows smart assistant and another about the battle against Parkinson's.

May 11

Premium Lock Inside Red Hat Summit: Amazon deal; new products; partner, customer opportunities (+ video: Whitehurst keynote)

Red Hat unveils a new deal with Amazon Web Services, additional products and services for the "cloud," and new opportunities for customers as well as partners, says Technology Business Research team that attended the Red Hat Summit. Plus: Watch a video of Red Hat CEO Jim Whitehurst's keynote.

May 10

Premium Lock Red Hat drives growth in cloud business without cannibalizing itself (+ video)

At Red Hat's Summit in Boston, the Hatters demonstrate their ability to grow their cloud business without having to cannibalize other sales, report analysts from Technology Business Research.

May 9

Premium Lock Smartphone market faces a paradigm shift - will industry adapt?

Smartphones Analysis: Having followed this market for 22 years, Strand Consult believes the smartphone market faces a paradigm shift. Put simply, the next major innovation such as the smartphone will probably come from a small country like Denmark.

May 9

Premium Lock Exclusive: IBM making computing horsepower available to the masses

What's coming next on top of IBM's Watson super computer and hybrid-public cloud offerings? "Unlocking the horsepower of analytics in the cloud to solve data problems in education, energy research, and healthcare." So says Kevin Eagan, chief experience officer and general manager of digital experiences at IBM in an exclusive interview with WRAL Techwire.

May 8

WTW's week in review: 64 headlines not to be missed, part two

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire over this past week, part two.

May 8

WTW's week in review: 64 headlines not to be missed, part one

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for this past week, part one.

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