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As part of a television interview, former CEO and founder of Microsoft, Bill Gatesexpressed his views on tax policy that should govern the United States. And it says, facing financial problems in his country there are “the rich who must make a sacrifice,” arguing that the wealthy should pay higher taxes than others and that evenhe would not be contributing as much as it should, because that’s the current policies, which in his opinion would be wrong.

Bill Gates described his idea as “just justice,” and he called the rest of his friends with money to “share this sense of sacrifice” and “do their part” to not only keep him with the concept of paying more taxes, something that probably will not drop any good among those who accumulate great fortunes and seek to keep them as intactas possible.

Remember that Bill Gates has long been dedicated to philanthropy, donatinghelping the rest incredible amounts of money that even the most detractors of this character has changed their image of him, all through the Bill & Melinda GatesFoundation, the has been responsible for collecting literally billions of dollars to helpin different areas of human welfare.

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Android, Google‘s mobile operating system, do not want to be mobile with ARM architecture. During the last CES, AMD people had in their possession a tabletAMD Fusion was running Android 4.0. The 110W MSI had achieved WinPad this task with the support of Android-x86 project.

The best part is that the ROM Ice Cream Sandwich Android for x86 platforms is now available for download. This is a cordial invitation to all users running Windows 7tablets, try this flavor of Android. AMD does not officially support this development, despite showing it at CES, so do not expect to support. But they are not unrelatedand are expected in the future more heavily involved.

For now, it would be interesting if any of you dare to install this ROM on your Androidx86 tablet, tell us your experience in the installation and use.

Download here:

https://sites.google.com/a/android-x86.org/web/download

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Paul Otellini, Intel President and CEO, begins the press release announcing thecompany’s financial results as follows: “The 2011 was a banner year for Intel.” Andno wonder, since in 2011 they sold the sum of USD $ 54,000 million (USD $ 10,000million more than in 2010), registering a gain directly into the pockets of USD $ 12,900 million.

In detail, the area of ??PCs for consumers sold USD $ 35,400 million, up 17% over2010, while the group of data centers played along with a USD $ 10,100 million (up 17%), other architectures Intel reported USD $ 5,000 million (64% above) and the division of Intel CPUs and chipsets for Atom sold USD $ 1,200 million, a precipitous drop of 25% by the year 2010.

In terms of figures bounded, in the last three months of last year (Q4) were sold USD$ 13,900 million and earned USD $ 3,400 million, with Atom being the only one whohas been downward, like all year, but with a 57% difference according to the Q4 of last year, showing that this technology is already obsolete and Intel are givingsomething so strong the issue of Ultrabooks, natural replacement for netbooks with Atom.



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On January 24 the U.S. Congress will vote on laws and PIPA SOUP, which seeks toprotect copyright through measures that can be used to censor the InternetAgainst this, several companies in the network have raised their voice and are not justWikipedia and Reddit who express their discontent and go black during these 24 hours, but also Google, Mozilla and many others also do their own thing.

Because Google has included a link in your home that invites us to take actionagainst these laws, while WordPress.org, like Wikipedia, replaced its website awarning announcement and call for information, action taken by the same popularCuevano movies page, the website Reddit, the homepage of Minecraft and the cover of Greenpeace.

Other names such as Flickr or Twitpic also add to the discontent with SOPA and pipe through small gestures in design or entries in their blogs where they express their position.

Now, while this is not the big blackout was expected for January 23, where he allegedly was involved up to Amazon, the initiative continues today especially valuethe gestures of Wikipedia and Google, two major Internet that could potentiallymotivate the rest in order to fulfill the prediction of January 23.

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Science does not rest in their search for new sources of clean energy economy. TheU.S. Federal Government, Google and many other investors are confident thatgeothermal energy will be the culmination of his lifelong pursuit.

Geothermal energy (use the heat of our own planet for energy) is not a new concept, now there are several plants that use energy from geysers to produce electricity, but now plan to go beyond pouring 24 million gallons of water directly into a dormant volcano, and expect that the energy generated by the boiling water ejected to the outside is sufficient to generate large amounts of energy.

The Federal government, Google and other big investors are betting no less thanU.S. $ 43 million on this project in Oregon, Newberry Volcano being chosen for this purpose, and are expected to give evidence first start in a few months.

This project has raised many fears among residents near the volcano, fearing thatthis unusual activity in the dormant volcano, it wakes up from his “dream“, causingtremors and even possibly a rash, fears that the project leaders say are unfounded.

If successful the project would get very cheap electrical energy to produce, and could be implemented in many dormant volcanoes exist on our planet. We recommend reading the full article from ABC News.
Link: Project to Pour Water Into Volcano to Make Power 

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The 2011 was a terrible year for Intel Ultrabooks which due to their high prices have failed to arouse the interest of users so that their sales have been minimal, and notIntel’s efforts to reduce its price as eliminate its elegant aluminum housing and replacing it with a plastic, or using hybrid storage, failed to save the Ultrabooks.

Intel believes that this year its new microprocessor based Ultrabooks Ivy BridgeULV will have better luck. But Intel is not the only one who thinks this is the year in which ultra-thin notebooks will be the trade boom, as AMD has its own plans, and from the CES 2012 presented their laptops: Ultrathins, a name chosen to avoid falling into problems associated with the brand recently patented by Intel Ultrabook.

The AMD Ultrathins be based on the Trinity APU ULV (if it sounds to Ivy Bridge is no coincidence ULV), which will be available in BGA, possess Piledriver 2 modules (4integer processing units), Radeon HD 7000 graphics possess, and have a TDP of only 17W.

At this point it is worth mentioning that the Ars Tecnica IGP say the Trinity is based on Core architecture Next Graphic (the same used in the GPU Radeon HD 7970), which is consistent with the assumptions of SemiAccurate, and with the recent announcement AMD where he states that Trinity will have a 50% higher graphics performance to that of Llano.

AMD expects to offer its aggressive pricing Ultrathins from U.S. $ 500, which will beconsiderably lower than those of Ultrabooks cheaper (U.S. $ 800), and even the nextUltrabooks based on Ivy Bridge (which will reduce its price $ 700 perhaps later thisyear).

AMD has not revealed the release date of their Ultrathins, which date is expected tobe announced during the event Financial Analist in February.

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Since early last year adopted a policy Mozilla releases Firefox 4.0 starting from fastto the current Firefox 9.01. Although this policy has contributed to the rapiddevelopment of the browser, has not been very well received by the business sector, which requires a long-time support.

To please all types of users, Mozilla has decided to change its policy again tolaunch a hybrid model, much like Ubuntu LTS versions, while maintaining its policy of rapid releases, but adding a version ESR (Extended Support Release) per year,which enjoy support, upgrades, bug fixes and security holes, and maintain full compatibility with extensions and plugins developed for it for a year and then bereplaced by another version ESR each following year.

The first version will be the next Firefox ESR 10, which will be released within a fewweeks, and is expected to be the next version of Firefox ESR 17, so that indirectlyreveals that Mozilla Firefox will 16 this year.

Mozilla expects to recover ESR versions participation in the business sector, many of whom still remain with the longtime Firefox 3.6. We will keep you informed.

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Welcome everyone, possibly the last years of humanity as we know it today. In addition to the eventual end of the world, an event that we plan to fully cover many things we hope to mark a milestone in the next 12 months come upon us.
Ultrabooks


A Apple has done well with the Macbook Air, to the point that several products have attempted to compete with the lightweight device. Intel wants to give a hand to the laptop manufacturer, and it will be flooding the market in the coming days with the concept of ultrabooks equipment more portable than ordinary notebooks.
The idea of ??creating a niche sub-notebook with portability, sacrificing some raw power, can work well in the market of netbooks tired and too basic specifications, products that are already being displaced by the tablets. But as they say here, there are no bad products, but poor prices. Be seen whether the ultrabooks achieve ubiquitous off against Macbook Air, or succumb to its own weight.
In the best case, delete the netbook world and will become the de facto choice between tablets and notebooks more powerful (and more expensive). Dreaming is free.
28nm graphic



Most factories are preparing to move to the next step in miniaturization of transistors, and plots to take over the process will begin 28nm TSMC, one of many higher volume of production where fall (again) the following GPUs generation.
AMD will be premiering at the beginning of this year’s series Radeon HD 7000, which will be made to this size. NVIDIA hopes to show its official response, code-named Kepler, a few months or weeks depending on how their development. Both have the goal of gambling outweigh the 40nm previous litters, and again give rise to another war of fanboys in our forums.
Ivy Bridge



Intel’s next step is the miniaturization of the Sandy Bridge architecture, which will use 3D transistors. There will be a simple 22nm production, which is giving new lower TDP chips, there is another new feature under the hood: PCI Express 3.0, DirectX 11, Quick Sync Video 2.0 and native support USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt by Panther Point, the new chipset that will accompany the new processors – unless you decide to stay a little longer to Cougar Point.
Not many details more than four months after its release, but before the end of the first half of 2012 are in the windows should be highly available. Intel is expected that the Core i5-3570K is the most highlight of all the models have unlocked multiplier.
Windows 8 and the war in tablets



Microsoft’s operating system was never friendly touch screen computers, but Windows 8 is emerging as the perfect companion for them. Not only be friendly with ARM, straight version that could not have the classic desktop and you can come to the market for tablets with the architecture used in the industry, but also with x86, giving way to all-in- a capacitive screens. Thereafter, expect an avalanche of mobile products incorporating Windows 8.
The possibilities are endless, and hope many will switch to the new operating system Microsoft Windows if they manage to transform into a complete ecosystem, integrating Live, XBOX and other services into one. That is exactly what Android and webOS have not, and IOS to a lesser degree.
Piledriver, a second chance


Bulldozer has not done any good by 2011 (at least under Windows), but still a good choice for its price. This should be much better second half, Piledriver make time for its release, and all the Windows software is ready for the new architecture.
The new architecture is reported to be 10% more powerful than Bulldozer, which may not be enough to offer more than Ivy Bridge, but the versions with integrated graphics should kick Intel’s ass again.
If AMD manages to position your product in the market for low-power devices and good graphics in a much more profound, is sure to be the de facto choice to accompany Windows 8, there are no problems with the new architecture of “modules” of AMD.
The end of the worldThis December 21 is supposedly the end of the world. Many prophecies seem to have interbred with the Mayan prediction that indicates this day as the end of an era.It could be a change socio-economic-cultural, or innocence of our predecessors, or in respect of death of civilization. Shift, firestorms, nuclear wars, diseases and pests, rpm, alien invasion, anything accepted with open arms, except for any damage to your PC.