It was in the 2000s when consoles began to rise up to gaming dominance, with many touting that the day of the PC was over. It was this awkward correlation between game and capability which many attribute to the gradual demise of the PC.
Many small companies, just like their larger counterparts, need to keep a close eye on what is happening in the business world to identify commercial opportunities and stay ahead of the game. That often means scrutinizing dedicated business news television channels from around the world which are not always available on terrestrial TV, including Bloomberg, CNN, euronews LIVE, Fox Business News or the Economic Times of India (ET Now Live).
The business world is no stranger to video content these days, with many large corporates building libraries of streaming content for their own employees, business partners or customers. Some have built their own Enterprise Video Platforms (EVPs) to help them create, manage and distribute that content, but the vast majority rely on third-party software solutions to do it for them.
One of the most common struggles for new users of Linux is text editing at the command line. There are a wealth of options supplied by default for most distributions, including highly customizable Emacs, the ever popular, powerful vi and the simpler, more friendly nano.
Virtual reality (VR), that long-time staple of science fiction, is stepping off the page and out of the research labs. From the low-end Google Cardboard – a fold-it-yourself headset that turns an Android smartphone into a surprisingly competent VR viewer for just a few dollars – to last month’s launch of the long-awaited Oculus Rift VR gaming system, the technology has finally come of age.
This week 100TB brings you a breakthrough story from the world of science and technology: Stephen Hawking teams up with Yuri Milner to send nano spaceships to our nearest Star, Alpha Centauri, within a human lifetime.