Slideshows

  • In Pictures: LinkedIn revamps profile pages

    In Pictures: LinkedIn revamps profile pages

    LinkedIn unveils its redesigned profile page that includes a handful of new features. Here's a sneak peek at what you can expect when LinkedIn switches your profile in the upcoming months.

  • In Pictures: 10 open source projects that power the Cloud

    In Pictures: 10 open source projects that power the Cloud

    With recent negative reports from Gartner and Zenoss, it seems “dump on open source Cloud” season is open. For those quick to point the finger at some of these technologies that may not have the market share some expect, it would be good to remember that without open source, it would be difficult to have a Cloud at all.

  • In Pictures: 20 cars that drive themselves

    In Pictures: 20 cars that drive themselves

    Given that MIT in the US is now working on a safer prototype for autonomous vehicles, using communications technology to expand the cars’ field of vision, these vehicles may make the leap from science fiction to reality sooner than previously thought. Driverless cars have already been legalised in California and Nevada, and Google says we’ll see them on the road in five years. Here are the prototypes that have helped the industry get to this point.

  • In Pictures: The evolution of the tablet PC

    In Pictures: The evolution of the tablet PC

    We live in explosively innovative times for tablet computing and mobile apps. But it didn't all happen overnight. Most attempts to build a tablet-like computer, going back to the '70s, were not successful. Yet every failure was a lesson learned that led us to the iPad. Here's a look back at how the modern tablet came to be.

  • In pictures: HP opens Perth office

    In pictures: HP opens Perth office

    HP recently unveiled a new Perth office in Western Australia as the vendor looks to increase its presence in the state’s mining and government sectors . According to HP South Pacific managing director David Caspari, the vendor is currently playing in the security, health system, educational system management and state record management space.

  • In Pictures: Best business laptops for Windows 7

    In Pictures: Best business laptops for Windows 7

    Microsoft is aiming to make a splash on October 26 with the debut of Windows 8, but most businesses aren’t leaping to upgrade right away. If you’re planning to run Windows 7 for a while, but you still need to buy hardware today, one of these laptops could be just right for you or the staff you manage. We put a clutch of Ultrabooks and lightweight laptops with good battery life to the test to help you pick the perfect machine for your workplace.

  • In Pictures: Six Windows 8 tablets

    In Pictures: Six Windows 8 tablets

    Intel's hardware partners recently showed off their mid-range Windows 8 hybrid devices at a Clover Trail coming-out party. Now we reveal the hardware in all its photographic splendor.

  • In pictures:  ASKAP radio telescope launched in WA

    In pictures: ASKAP radio telescope launched in WA

    CSIRO officially unveiled the Australian Square Kilometre Array Pathfinder (ASKAP) radio telescope at the Murchison Radio-astronomy Observatory (MRO) in Western Australia today. The telescope, made up 36 identical antennas, will allow astronomers to investigate scientific questions such as black holes and the origins of the first stars/galaxies.

  • In Pictures: Winning Windows 8 tablets for travel

    In Pictures: Winning Windows 8 tablets for travel

    At a Clover Trail coming-out party, Intel showed off its mid-range Windows 8 hybrid devices. Here's a look at the features of some of the new Clover Trail devices that make them a winning choice for your next travel PC.