Events Archive

If you’ve been paying attention to the cloud computing industry, or tech in general, you’ve likely heard about Gartner’s Magic Quadrant report. In very basic terms, the magic quadrant is a powerful research tool developed by the IT research firm Gartner. Every 1 to 2 years, Gartner releases a new Magic Quadrant analysis. For most, there’s very little insight into what the Magic Quadrant is, and what it mean for specific tech companies and industries. Understanding Magic Quadrant analyses, and why they matter to you involves, at the very least, gaining a better understanding of Gartner, and why the Magic Quadrant exists. About Magic Quadrant · Who is Gartner? – Gartner, Inc is a large research firm based in Connecticut, specializing in information technology (IT) research. Much

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Imagine your simple, black tablet computer being transformed into a sophisticated, wood-grain patterned one – without the weight of actually putting it into a real wooden case. Or how about camouflaging your phone with a lush, green foliage pattern? Now you can do all this and more thanks to the innovative minds who came up with RealCool. The team at Realize Inc. couldn’t have picked a more appropriate name for their new prototype finishing service, RealCool, as the end results of the products that have already been completed are really cool to look at and will certainly ‘wow’ customers. From smartphone cases to laptops and tables to sports equipment, clients wanting to add RealCool to their prototypes can choose from a myriad of decoration styles

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It’s no secret that Microsoft hasn’t kept pace with Apple and Google when it comes to multi-purpose operating systems. Both Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android are designed for touch screens on devices such as iPads, iPhones, Android-powered Smartphones and tablets. Microsoft is going further with its new operating system that will be called Windows 8. The company is taking this risk because they’ve lost pace with the world of tablet computing and Smartphone technologies. Part of Microsoft’s Windows 8 endeavor involves changing the user interface to make it more accessible for those with disabilities. Two Operating Systems in One The new operating system is essentially two operating systems in one. It’s a combination of the Metro interface, a tile-based one designed for running lightweight web-like

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If you’re one of the many people eagerly anticipating the latest release in the iPad series, your wait is about to be over. The official unveiling is speculated to occur on March 7 and will be available for retail sale a week or so after the main event. Rumors have been swirling for months about the official release of the much anticipated next generation iPad but the March 7 date is one that has garnered the greatest amount of staying power and seems to be fairly firm. What Can You Expect in the Latest Release? While everything at this point is speculation to some degree, there are quite a few features that fans of the iPad series are really looking forward to in the newest

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If you’re looking for ways to improve your website, you’re likely to find page after page of tips and tricks on web design, all with the aim of teaching you the accepted, normal methods for increasing your position on search engine results pages (SERPs), giving visitors better experiences on your site, and helping you develop a coherent, cohesive brand. While these guides provide many benefits, they often don’t take into account the power of social media and your ability to integrate multiple services into your website, allowing you to easily populate your site with content and drive community interaction, building recognition and your brand while helping your SEO value. Mobile Marketing has contributed to the audience, allowing users to spread the word from where ever

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Microsoft Surface is being demoed on 20 of this month at San Diego Sheraton Marina. If You want to get up close and have some fun with the Surface, then this event is not something to be missed! Event Details: Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina 1380 Harbor Island Drive · San Diego, California 92101, Phone: (619) 291-2900 Wednesday, February 20 Afternoon to 5 PM Cost: Free and open to the public

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Popular Mechanics has announced its 2007 tech Breakthrough Awards crediting the Top Innovators, Inventors, Products, Tech Gadgets that are set to change one’s view point of technology. These Include.. Jefferson Y. Han: The Hands-on Computer:If a screen is large enough, four or five people can work at it together, rearranging blueprints, say, or editing photos—but not with a mouse. The answer, which Han demonstrates on his 3 x 8-ft. Media Wall, is multitouch input. Microsoft Surface:This tabletop computer uses “multitouch” technology to let several users, employing their fingers, manipulate images and other data right on the screen—no keyboard or mouse needed. Apple Iphone:Of course, you’ve heard about this phone. But have you used it? The best way to understand why Apple’s iPhone has sent shockwaves

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Guests And The Public To Experience Hands-On Interaction With Digital Content Through Product’s Unique Capabilities Renowned Artist, Charles Pachter to Demonstrate Surface’s Interactive Painting Feature with Creation of Original Artwork TORONTO, Sept. 14 /CNW/ – The Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel will host live demonstrations of Microsoft Surface, a revolutionary new surface computing product that was recently unveiled to major fanfare. For one day only, Saturday, September 15, from 11AM to 4PM, guests and the public can experience Microsoft Surface – a 30-inch display in a table-like form factor that recognizes natural gestures, touch and physical objects, enabling hands-on, interaction with digital content such as photos, music and maps. Microsoft Surface will roll out in Sheraton Hotels within the U.S. and Canada starting late spring 2008,

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UPDATE:- The conference submission system is now available at the following link: http://edas.info/newPaper.php?c=5561& After the huge success of their first Conference the folks at Tangible and Embedded Interaction Conference are inviting Applications to show of your research in Embedded Interaction Tecniques at TEI 2008 that will be held in the B-IT Center in Bonn, Germany. The conference will take place between the 18th and 21st February 2008. From TEI site: Call for Participation After the big success of TEI’07 we are now organizing TEI’08, the second international conference dedicated to research in tangible and embedded interaction. Work addressing HCI issues, design, use context, tools and technologies, as well as interactive art works are all welcome, including especially interdisciplinary submissions across these themes. We anticipate that

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