Daily Archives: June 1st, 2012

Recology Teams with IBM to Help San Francisco Achieve Zero Waste

ARMONK, N.Y. and SAN FRANCISCO, May 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced today a collaboration with Recology, San Francisco’s resource recovery company, to continue reducing landfill disposal by further improving recycling programs designed to help the city achieve zero waste by 2020. To participate in a tweet chat on sustainability please follow @SustainableIBM and look [...]

Wi-Fi Alliance® To Launch Miracast™ Certification

AUSTIN, Tex., May 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – The Wi-Fi Alliance® announced today that it is finalizing its certification program for Wi-Fi® devices to support display applications, and that it has defined a new mark to designate products that have passed certification. The new certification mark will be Wi-Fi CERTIFIED Miracast™. Wi-Fi CERTIFIED Miracast devices make use [...]

.NGO and .ONG Domains Proposed

RESTON, Va., May 31, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – Public Interest Registry (PIR) – the not-for-profit operator of the .ORG domain – has formally submitted its applications to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) for the .NGO and .ONG domain extensions. PIR applied for the creation and management of the new top-level domains (TLDs) as [...]

Microsoft’s Bing Search Adds Social Features

REDMOND, Wash. — June 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Do you ever feel like you’re spending too much time searching and not enough time doing? If so, you’re not alone. According to a recent survey conducted by Bing and Impulse Research, nearly 75 percent of people spend more time than they would like searching for information [...]

Microsoft Announces Availability of Windows 8 Preview

REDMOND, Wash., May 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Microsoft Corp. today announced the availability of the Windows 8 Release Preview, the next milestone of the highly anticipated Windows 8 operating system. Available for download today in 14 languages at http://preview.windows.com, the Windows 8 Release Preview delivers a fast and fluid experience, along with a new user [...]