Section: Technology

Microsoft Officially Launches


REDMOND, WA – On February 19th, Microsoft Corp announced that its highly new email service,, is ready for prime time. Since the release of last summer as a preview, millions of people have already actively started using it, making it the world’s fastest growing email service, going from 0 to 60 million in just six months.

The Art of NASCAR Vehicle Wraps


WELCOME, NC (PRWEB) – As NASCAR fans excitedly await the kick-off of the 2013 Sprint Cup Series season Feb. 16 at Daytona, RCR Racing Graphics Center is finishing up the last of the vehicle wraps for their team. The wraps, complete with the brands of team sponsors, will be seen by millions. Vehicle wraps are a mix of art, design, science and technology and how they make their way onto the cars is a fascinating journey.

Apple’s New iMac Shipping in December


CUPERTINO, CA - Apple® today announced the all-new iMac® will be available on Friday, November 30. Featuring a stunning design, brilliant display with reduced reflection, faster processors and an innovative new storage option called Fusion Drive, the new iMac is the most advanced desktop Apple has ever made.

Apple Introduces Smaller iPad Mini


SAN JOSE, CA - Apple today introduced iPad mini, a completely new iPad design that is 23 percent thinner and 53 percent lighter than the third generation iPad. The new iPad mini features a 7.9-inch Multi-Touch™ display, FaceTime® HD and iSight® cameras, ultrafast wireless performance, 10 hours of battery life and can be held in a person’s hand.

Adobe New Acrobat XI Releases This Month


SAN JOSE, CA- (BUSINESS WIRE) Adobe Systems Incorporated unveiled Acrobat® XI software with cloud services earlier this week. The standard for PDF software will now feature complete PDF editing and export to Microsoft PowerPoint; touch-friendly capabilities on tablets and newly integrated cloud services.

Google Street View Goes Underwater


The world just got graphically bigger, literally. Yesterday Google announced the addition of the first underwater panoramic images to it’s popular Google Maps. It works similar to Google’s Street View, it’s just underwater.

Barnes & Noble Introduces New Nook HD


NEW YORK, NY (BUSINESS WIRE)- Barnes & Noble chief executive William Lynch introduced the new NOOK HD and NOOK HD+ yesterday at a press conference in New York. The new tablets will be available beginning in late October.

iPhone 5 First Weekend Sales Top Five Million


CUPERTINO, CA — Apple® announced on Monday that it sold over five million of its new iPhone® 5 with Retina™ display, just three days after its launch on September 21, and more than 100 million iOS devices have been updated with Apple’s new iOS 6.

New iPhone App Creates 3D Models from Photos


SAN FRANCISCO, CA-(BUSINESS WIRE) Autodesk has launched the new free Autodesk 123D Catch app for iPhone on the App Store. Complementing iPad, desktop and web versions, the app lets users take photos from their iPhone camera and upload to the cloud where they are converted into a 3D model.