For the last 15 years, companies operating in the United States and Europe
have benefited from Safe Harbor - a streamlined process that allowed U.S.
companies to transfer and store European citizens' data in the U.S. provided
a level of privacy protections were adhered to according to outlined European
standards. Recently, however, an Irish court has ruled, in a case brought by
an Austri... (more)
Intel Virtualization Journal
This may not be the best time to mention this – given New York’s
antitrust suit – but Intel’s share of PC processors was up marginally
year-over-year in Q3 from 81.2% to 81.5% according to Mercury Research and
AMD gained a tenth of point year-over-year to 17.8%, but lost 0.7%
sequentially. Between the two of them they’ve got 99.3% of the market.
Via’s got wh... (more)
Ubuntu Linux is a new experience for me. Having used only Red Hat's Fedora
Core, I was anxious to try out the recently released Ubuntu 5.10 (available
from Ubuntu's Website at www.ubuntu.com).
I was not disappointed. After waiting approximately 45 minutes to download
the 617 MB ISO file, I quickly burned it to a CD and rebooted my computer.
Within a mere half an hour, Ubuntu was successfu... (more)