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"CCNP, CCDP SWITCH" offering coming up


An offering of the SCTE Cisco Networking Academy course "CCNP, CCDP SWITCH: Implementing Cisco IP Switched Networks" will get underway on Monday, Dec. 1. This self-paced online option includes schedul… Read More

Famigo to keep content family-friendly in GM's connected cars


  • VentureBeat

New models of automobiles from General Motors will come with a service from Famigo that gives driving parents peace of mind that their children are not accessing content they shouldn't be accessing on… Read More

Barclays: Samsung to lead TSMC in FinFET production in 2015


  • DigiTimes

Barclays Capital Securities Taiwan forecasts that Samsung Electronics next year will command 53% of the FinFET process segment, compared with 39% for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing. In 2016, howev… Read More


HP debuts "Sprout" virtual sketchpad technology


  • PCWorld
  • Computerworld
  • (U.S.)

Hewlett-Packard unveiled a dual-display, touch-screen device that uses a Touch Mat for interactive design. The system operates with a 14.6-megapixel camera, Intel's RealSense 3D camera and a DLP proje… Read More