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Bromium aims to protect users on the move with upgraded virtualization software

Bromium's small virtual machines have been updated to protect users who send documents or connect to public wireless hotspots when on the move.

Warning! Users will have to reinstall all apps if they opt for Windows 8.1 beta

While the process to upgrade to the Windows 8.1 beta will be painless, there's a catch once the RTM version of Windows 8.1 drops.

Google Glass: simply a gimmick or a game-changer in business?

Is Google Glass a gimmick or the next revolution in post-PC computing? Time will be the judge, because the head-mounted augmented reality device isn't even widely available yet.

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$99 Linux stick turns any HDMI display into a virtual desktop

Similar in many ways to Dell's 'Project Ophelia' PC, this new device targets businesses with full-fledged manageability.

VMware launches network-savvy cloud service

VMware has launched its long-anticipated public infrastructure as a service (IaaS), touting its virtual networking capabilities as a differentiator from other established hybrid cloud offerings.

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Tech innovation not limited to Google's big showcase

On the exhibition floor at the Uptime Institute Symposium, I/O Data Centers showed software that lets a facilities manager navigate through a data center in virtual-reality fashion.

Cloud getting crowded, and that means bottlenecks

When one or more virtual machines on the physical host consumes large amounts of disk I/O, performance for other virtual machines degrades.

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UK student builds his own telepresence 'Sheldonbot'

A British student has created a telepresence robot that recognizes when a human is addressing it and mimics human behavior.

Hewlett-Packard's chief initiative is Converged Cloud, exec says

The offering still remains a bit of a dark horse in the race for cloud business, though it offers compute, storage and content delivery services, and has been upgrading its IT management software.

Cloud adoption growing, but how big depends on who you ask

The users are the believers, the non-users are the skeptics, one expert says.