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Google Now alerts hit desktop Chrome, OS subversion continues

Google yesterday began rolling out Google Now notifications to users of its desktop browsers on Microsoft's Windows and Apple's OS X. » zum Artikel

3 Free Alternatives to Windows for Desktop PCs

For any executive tasked with managing the computing infrastructure of a large organization, there's one clear, critical element in your success: End-user adoption. A CIO might decide to augment that strategy and offer another option with full IT support but, in the end, users will decide if they like a new operating system and if they can stay productive. » zum Artikel

Google Now rolls out to desktop versions of Chrome, and it's a two-way system

Making good on a Chrome beta feature released in February, Google is now rolling out its Google Now cards platform to the general-release versions of the Chrome desktop browser. The roll-out begins today and will continue to seed browser versions for the next few weeks, Google announced in a Monday update to an earlier blog post.  » zum Artikel

Intel reinvents desktop PC with new Core chips, portable all-in-one

Chips designed for graphics, gaming, and diminutive desktops that practically disappear: Intel vice president Lisa Graff announced all that and more at a press event Wednesday night in San Francisco. The new chips include an "unlocked" fourth-generation Core processor, code-named Devil's Canyon; a new Extreme Edition part; and an "anniversary edition" Pentium processor. Graff also showed off Intel's ... » zum Artikel

AMD looks to China for desktop PC operations

Advanced Micro Devices has moved its desktop chip business operations from the U.S. to the growing market of China, adding to its research lab and testing plant there. » zum Artikel

Outsourcer Atos sub-contracts desktop and datacentre provision to Kelway

Outsourcer Atos has signed a five-year agreement with IT services provider Kelway for the supply of desktop infrastructure and datacentre hardware to help serve its managed service clients. » zum Artikel

How YHA Australia reduced costs through virtual desktop infrastructure

Not-for-profit hostel accommodation provider YHA has reported financial and IT support savings following the rollout of virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI). » zum Artikel

Secusmart puts its BlackBerry encryption chip to work on the desktop

At around €2,000 (US$2800) each, the secure smartphones that SecuSmart showed at Cebit last year were out of reach of many businesses -- although three governments have since bought them to secure mobile phone calls between senior officials, according to CEO Hans-Christoph Quelle. Now the company has developed a less expensive and more flexible system intended for the enterprise, and has extended ... » zum Artikel

Desktop search spending to fall this year as mobile grows, study finds

The money spent by advertisers on the desktop will decline this year as people continue to reach for their smartphones to search for information, according to new data from eMarketer. » zum Artikel

Asus Chromebox M004U: Web-based life in desktop form, just add peripherals

Reviewing a Chromebox, any Chromebox, is a challenge. All you get is a small, featureless box. It runs a simple OS based on a web browser. So hunting around for points of differentiation between Chromebox A and Chromebox B is difficult. » zum Artikel

Asus Chromebox review: A simple, inexpensive and unobtrusive desktop

Back in May 2012, Samsung introduced the Chromebox, a desktop version of its Chrome OS-based laptop. Samsung's device has pretty much disappeared; however, time, technology and the Chrome OS has marched on, and now Asus has tried its hand: The $179 mini-desktop Chromebox, which goes on sale March 14, is an inexpensive and simpler alternative to a Mac or Windows PC for setting up a stationary system ... » zum Artikel

Desktop app helps turn your voice into songs

Have an idea for a song, but no keyboard or instruments handy There's new software launching soon to fix that. » zum Artikel

VMware Unwraps Hybrid Cloud Desktop Virtualization

With today's launch of VMware Horizon DaaS, customers can now blend public cloud desktops and on-premises VMware Horizon View private cloud desktops into a seamless end-user experience, says Dave Grant, senior director of product marketing for Horizon DaaS at VMware. » zum Artikel

AMD's Sempron lives on with new desktop chips

Advanced Micro Devices' Sempron processor brand has polarized chip fans since its 2004 introduction in laptops, but a fresh batch of the processors is being targeted at its desktop fan base. » zum Artikel

Look, Chrome, no hands: Google rolls out hands-free desktop search

The "OK, Google" passphrase already in use on Android mobile devices and Google Glass has arrived on the desktop, as Google announced the roll-out of hands-free voice search for desktop users of its Chrome browser this week. » zum Artikel

Apple encryption mistake puts many desktop applications at risk

A subtle mistake in how Apple implemented a basic encryption feature that shields data from snooping also affects many desktop applications that rely on the code, according to a noted security researcher. » zum Artikel

How to make the Windows desktop look good on high-DPI displays

One of the most long-overdue trends in PC is the rise of high-pixel-density displays. For ages, computer monitors have gotten bigger and bigger, with only a minor increase in resolution to go along with it, meaning that we've been paying more to see a blurrier, more pixelated desktop. » zum Artikel

Mac Gems: Get control of your Mac's desktop with Desktop Groups

Editor's note: The following review is part of Macworld's GemFest 2013. Every day (except Sunday) from mid-July until late September, the Macworld staff will use the Mac Gems blog to briefly cover a standout free or low-cost program. You can view a list of this year's apps, updated daily, on our handy GemFest page, and you can visit the Mac Gems homepage for past Mac Gems reviews. » zum Artikel

Chromebooks getting VMware virtual desktop service

VMware will offer virtual desktop services for Google's Chromebooks, allowing them to run Windows applications on the pared-down laptops based on the Chrome OS. » zum Artikel

The future of the desktop is a tabletop

One day, the future of Intel's desktop business will lie within something that looks like the Microsoft Surface. No, not the tablet--the older, tabletop version. Remember that » zum Artikel

Windows 8.1 Update 1 leak: More changes for Start screen, desktop

Following weeks of speculation and rumors, a purported early build of Update 1 for Windows 8.1 has leaked online and available on a number of file sharing sites. The download reveals a lot of the features we've been hearing about since Update 1 screenshots started appearing. The update itself is expected in March or April. » zum Artikel

How to sync your Windows desktop to the cloud

If you talk to five PC users you'll probably find six different ways to use the Windows desktop. On the one end are people like me, who prefer to have nothing cluttering up their primary workspace. On the other are people who turn their desktop into a dumping ground for webpage links, files in progress, to-do lists, and program shortcuts. » zum Artikel

Incoming Windows 8.1 update might boot to desktop by default for PC users

Scuttlebutt says Microsoft may have another pleasant surprise in store for desktop PC users with the upcoming Windows 8.1 Update 1 expected in March or April. Microsoft is currently testing having the Windows 8.1 refresh boot to the desktop by default for keyboard-and-mouse PC users, according to the long-reliable Russian Windows leaker Wzor and seconded by The Verge's just-as-well-sourced Tom Warren. » zum Artikel

Metro apps infiltrate the desktop in leaked Windows 8.1 Update 1 images

Microsoft is expected to deliver an update to Windows 8.1 in 2014 dubbed Update 1, and newly leaked screenshots suggest U1 will include a stepping stone on the road to the widely rumored Windows 9, a.k.a. Threshold. Screenshots of a purported early build of U1 show a Windows Store icon sitting on the desktop's taskbar. What's more, the taskbar properties window has an option to pin Windows Store ... » zum Artikel

Macs revolutionized desktop publishing

Desktop publishing was the killer app that got me started with Macs. » zum Artikel

Network Rail signs £65m desktop deal with Computacenter

Network Rail has signed a five year deal with Computacenter to "transition and transform" its desktop services. » zum Artikel

Google Now finally invades the desktop in Chrome alpha build

More than a year after early hints that Google Now was coming to PCs, Google's digital personal assistant has finally hit Chrome's alpha build. » zum Artikel

Citrix expands Windows virtual desktop to Apple's MacBook

MacBook users are now able to access their Windows virtual desktops when they're offline, after American software giant Citrix launched its DesktopPlayer for Mac yesterday. » zum Artikel

New Wilocity chipsets will eliminate most desktop wires

When your daily driver is a notebook, and you spend any amount of time behind a desk, you probably curse the time wasted connecting and disconnecting your display, mouse, keyboard, USB storage, and other peripherals. » zum Artikel

Dell's 28-inch 4K desktop monitor will only cost $700

Dell's making good on its promise to deliver a sub-$1,000 4K PC monitor during CES 2014--and amazingly, "sub-$1,000" didn't mean "999." Dell's new 28-inch UltraHD monitor is priced at $699 and is going on sale worldwide on January 23. The new monitor features the same resolution (3840-by-2160) as Dell's UltraSharp 24-inch and 32-inch monitors announced in December. » zum Artikel

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Microsoft Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) stellt virtuelle Desktops zur Verfügung, die auf einem zentralen Server ausgeführt werden. Dabei besteht die VDI-Lösung aus vielen verschiedenen Desktop-Virtualisierungs-Modulen wie UE-V, App-V, MED-V oder RemoteApp. Wir erläutern, was sich hinter diesen Tools verbirgt.