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Facebook Announces Graph Search, Lets You Search Complex Connections

Facebook held a media event today at their headquarters in Menlo Park, CA for the press to come and see “what [they’re] building.” There, they announced a new feature they call Graph Search which will start rolling out soon. The feature will let users search for queries such as “friends of my friends in Switzerland …

Valve Releases Original Half-Life for OS X and Linux

The original Half-Life game from Valve that changed first-person games and video games in general drastically in many ways has been ported to Linux and Mac. The game originally released in 1998, before either of these operating systems were good gaming platforms. But Valve is very well known for keeping its old games alive. Although …

Hackers Attack Apple Through Java Exploit; Apple Releases Update to Remove Java Applet

According to Reuters and the The Verge, some hackers managed to infect “a small number” of Apple’s computers through some Java vulnerability. According to Reuters, “there was no evidence that any data left Apple.” User info was not compromised. An update was released a few hours ago that is meant to uninstall the Java applet …

2012 Updates of Cloud and Enterprise Software

Recent reports on Cloud computing and enterprise software predict the influence of analytics, mobility, legacy systems integration and security on the minds of the IT buyer. Moving beyond the aggregate forecasts the organizations Bain & Company and Gartner are now beginning to predict about the adoption of Cloud and SaaS. SAP is utilizing the Bain …