Cloud provider Joyent bets the farm on containers, adds $15M

Image Credit: Joyent Joyent, a provider of public-cloud infrastructure and software companies can use to create clouds in their own data centers, is announcing today that it’s brought in $15 million in new funding. The deal shows investors believe there’s still room for cloud providers other than the big three — Amazon, Google, and Microsoft — even as they become ... Read More »

The DeanBeat: Like it or hate it, #GamerGate isn’t losing steam

Above: Appinions tracks social media around #GamerGate Image Credit: Appinions You may be sick of it, but #GamerGate is gathering momentum as a topic of conversation on social media. It’s been brewing since August, and I weighed in on it a couple of weeks ago. Depending on who you ask, it’s either about death and rape threats made against female ... Read More »

Microsoft stops selling consumer versions of Windows 7 to OEMs

Microsoft today stopped providing Windows 7 Home Basic, Windows 7 Home Premium, and Windows 7 Ultimate licenses to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), including its PC partners and systems builders. This means you’ll only be able to buy a computer running Windows 7 only as long as stock doesn’t run out. The only exception will be business computers running Windows 7 ... Read More »

Jony Ive Is So Focused On Design He Doesn’t Know Apple’s Key Financial Numbers

 Apple design lead Jony Ive spoke to an audience at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art last night, the Wall Street Journal reports, addressing the difficulties in designing an Apple smartwatch. The Apple Watch design process was “difficult and humbling” because of the expectations consumers have with regards to wearable tech and fashion, Ive said, but perhaps his most… ... Read More »

HP’s Sprout attempts to replace the keyboard with a built-in 3D camera and projector

Feast your eyes on Sprout, a new all-in-one PC from HP that replaces the keyboard and mouse with a 20-point, 20-inch projected touchpad. HP says the Sprout is the first product in a new ‘Blended Reality’ lineup that’s meant to re-envision the interface between real and virtual, analog and digital. Along with the projector, there’s also a high-res camera and ... Read More »

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