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About 138 articles found for 10 January 2013:

 

Incoming 2013: Company of Heroes 2

The game that might revive World War II real-time strategy
by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 11th, 2013
 

Elite: Dangerous Galaxy Will Have 100 Billion Star Systems

The game will use a complex random system in order to create them
by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 11th, 2013
 

Sony Xperia Z to Arrive in China and Taiwan in Late February

The smartphone is expected to arrive in Europe on February 18
by Ionut Arghire, January 11th, 2013
 

Fake US Airways Online Registration Confirmation Emails Serve Malware

The malicious elements are pushed with the aid of the BlackHole exploit kit
by Eduard Kovacs, January 10th, 2013
The Universe May Be Smooth and Not Foamy After All, As Einstein Argued

The Universe May Be Smooth and Not Foamy After All, As Einstein Argued

by Lucian Parfeni, January 10th, 2013
Researchers have found evidence that the universe is smooth in nature
 

Old “5,000 Free Facebook Credits” Scam Making the Rounds Once Again

Victims are tricked into filling out surveys and handing over their phone numbers
by Eduard Kovacs, January 10th, 2013
 

Security App of the Week: Cloudmark DesktopOne for Mac

A solution for protecting your computer against spam and other threats
by Eduard Kovacs, January 10th, 2013
Find Cute Girls and Guys with the MeetMe iOS App – Free

Find Cute Girls and Guys with the MeetMe iOS App – Free

by Filip Truta, January 10th, 2013
“Kik” it with great people near you through features like Live Feed, Match, and Photoboard
 

Drug-Resistant Gonorrhea Arrives in North America

Both doctors and high officials are worried about how this will impact on public health
by Laura Sinpetru, January 10th, 2013
 

Outrage As Lions Get Snowballs Thrown at Them by Zoo Visitors

The incident occurred at a zoo in China, many disapprove of the tourists' behavior
by Laura Sinpetru, January 10th, 2013
 

CES 2013: Lian Li Also Intros Mini-ITX Cases

There are three enclosures ready for small motherboards
by Sebastian Pop, January 10th, 2013
Tera MMO Goes Free-to-Play Worldwide in February

Tera MMO Goes Free-to-Play Worldwide in February

by Andrei Dobra, January 10th, 2013
A new update will transform the online game into a new experience
 

CES 2013: Soul Launches Headphones for Runners

The earphones were developed according to the opinions of Olympic athlete Usain Bolt
by Sebastian Pop, January 10th, 2013
 

Surprisingly, the Milky Way May Be Half as Heavy as Believed

Astronomers have found evidence that we overestimated the mass of our galaxy
by Lucian Parfeni, January 10th, 2013
 

Google Releases Chrome 24 Stable for Linux

Now a lot faster, with support for MathML and updated Flash Player
by Marius Nestor, January 10th, 2013
 

An 8-Core Galaxy S IV Is Closer to Reality Now

Samsung is expected to launch the device in the first half of 2013
by Ionut Arghire, January 10th, 2013
Landlord Has Outrageous Rules About Pork in the Fridge, Guests

Landlord Has Outrageous Rules About Pork in the Fridge, Guests

by Raluca Anghel, January 10th, 2013
One of the rules refers to only taking 15-minute showers
 

iOSX Is the Next Big Thing from Apple, Says Mutual Mobile

“The company intends to create a […] universal operating system across all of its devices”
by Filip Truta, January 10th, 2013
 

CES 2013: Whoever Hates Intel NUC's Case Can Call Lian Li for a Replacement

The company brought a replacement case to the Consumer Electronics Show
by Sebastian Pop, January 10th, 2013
 

AOMEI Data Backuper Review

Free data backup and recovery utility, able to clone partitions and entire disks
by Ionut Ilascu, January 10th, 2013
“At Apple, You Have to Run Ahead Just to Stay in Place,” Says Anobit CEO

“At Apple, You Have to Run Ahead Just to Stay in Place,” Says Anobit CEO

by Filip Truta, January 10th, 2013
A little something that die-hard fans might already know instinctively
 

Free The Walking Dead Game Given to Xbox 360 Owners Affected by Freezes

4GB Xbox 360 owners are affected by the lag, but they can get a free downloadable edition
by Andrei Dobra, January 10th, 2013
 

4 Children Among 5 Dead in Kentucky Blaze

A father and his children perished in the fire, their mother was badly wounded
by Raluca Anghel, January 10th, 2013
TSMC Sales Down 16% in December 2012

TSMC Sales Down 16% in December 2012

by Sebastian Pop, January 10th, 2013
They reached the lowest levels in the past nine months
 

4K TV May Finally Push for a Leap in Broadband and TV Content

Since it takes a lot of data to produce a 4K image, wider data bands may be needed
by Sebastian Pop, January 10th, 2013
 

KFC Protester Dressed as a Chicken Gets Food Thrown at Him

16-year-old Olly Tyler simply wished to make a case about animal cruelty
by Laura Sinpetru, January 10th, 2013
 

Microsoft’s Surface Is the Coolest Gadget for Teens

A new report shows that Apple’s is no longer number one in teens’ hearts
by Bogdan Popa, January 10th, 2013
Britney Spears Quits X Factor US

Britney Spears Quits X Factor US

by Elena Gorgan, January 10th, 2013
Star won’t be back for another season because she’s working on new music
 

Transcend Intros Memory Card Copy Protection

It allows people to see the content but not duplicate it in any way
by Sebastian Pop, January 10th, 2013
 

“All My Babies’ Mamas” Reality Show Leads to Online Protests

Voices online call for cancelation of upcoming TV series, Oxygen is yet to respond
by Elena Gorgan, January 10th, 2013
 

Pokemon X & Y Uses 3D to Show Off Beauty of Game Universe

The developers also introduce changes to line-up and combat system
by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 10th, 2013
With Amazon AutoRip You Get the MP3s for any CD You Bought Since 1998

With Amazon AutoRip You Get the MP3s for any CD You Bought Since 1998

by Lucian Parfeni, January 10th, 2013
Amazon is boosting its Cloud Player service and the strategy may pay off
 

Expert Finds Java 1.7 Zero-Day on High-Profile Website

Users are advised to disable Java and avoid clicking on suspicious links
by Eduard Kovacs, January 10th, 2013
 

Oscars 2013: “Lincoln” Leads Nominations with 12

The Academy has announced the big players for the 2013 edition of the gala
by Elena Gorgan, January 10th, 2013
Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile to Offer BlackBerry 10 Devices at Launch [Reuters]

Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile to Offer BlackBerry 10 Devices at Launch Reuters

by Cosmin Vasile, January 10th, 2013
All three carriers are willing to give RIM another chance
 

Nokia Sold 4.4 Million Lumia Handsets in Q4 2012, 9.3 Million Asha Phones

The company’s Devices and Services business finally returned to profitability
by Ionut Arghire, January 10th, 2013
Cube 2: Sauerbraten Free FPS and Engine Released

Cube 2: Sauerbraten Free FPS and Engine Released

by Silviu Stahie, January 10th, 2013
The game and engine of Cube 2: Sauerbraten are both available on Softpedia
 

Oscars 2013: Nominations Announced

Check out the live broadcast announcing the runners-up for industry’s most coveted awards
by Elena Gorgan, January 10th, 2013
Snow Falls in Jerusalem, Takes People and Authorities by Surprise

Snow Falls in Jerusalem, Takes People and Authorities by Surprise

by Laura Sinpetru, January 10th, 2013
Some consider the snow to be a divine sign, others dare mention climate change
 

Viral of the Day: Mark Wahlberg the Weatherman

Actor promotes new film, shows off hidden talents
by Elena Gorgan, January 10th, 2013
CES 2013: OLPC XO Learning Tablet Launched by Vivitar

CES 2013: OLPC XO Learning Tablet Launched by Vivitar

by Sebastian Pop, January 10th, 2013
The ultrathin tablet was created with children and their families in mind
 

Nokia Plans Something New, “Cool” for PureView

The company is looking for better hardware and software for its devices
by Ionut Arghire, January 10th, 2013
Celebrities Read Mean Tweets on Jimmy Kimmel Again – Video

Celebrities Read Mean Tweets on Jimmy Kimmel Again

by Elena Gorgan, January 10th, 2013
Don’t tweet nasty things to Bryan Cranston, he might be coming after you
 

Bogus Pixmania Gift Voucher Emails Carry Trojan

Only around a dozen antivirus solutions are capable of identifying the malware
by Eduard Kovacs, January 10th, 2013
 

Western Digital Black 2.5-Inch Hybrid HDDs Revealed

They are 5mm thick and have integrated NAND Flash storage in addition to the base capacity
by Sebastian Pop, January 10th, 2013
Salora POWERMaxx with 3200 mAh Battery Gets Launched in India

Salora POWERMaxx with 3200 mAh Battery Gets Launched in India

by Cosmin Vasile, January 10th, 2013
The smartphone will be available for purchase for $295/€225 outright
 

Anonymous Africa: Rise Up and Join Us

The hacktivists have released a statement to announce their intentions
by Eduard Kovacs, January 10th, 2013
CES 2013: PC-A02, Lian Li's Only Micro-ATX Case

CES 2013: PC-A02, Lian Li's Only Micro-ATX Case

by Sebastian Pop, January 10th, 2013
The only micro-ATX enclosure that is part of the company's exhibition in Las Vegas
 

NASA's Latest Stunning Photo of the Massive Supernova Explosion That Created Cassiopeia A

NuSTAR can provide incredibly detailed X-ray images of these explosive events
by Lucian Parfeni, January 10th, 2013
 

Incoming 2013: Remember Me

Can this all-new IP starring a brand new female protagonist succeed?
by Andrei Dobra, January 10th, 2013
CES 2013: Antec and In Win Release Mid-Tower ATX PC Cases

CES 2013: Antec and In Win Release Mid-Tower ATX PC Cases

by Sebastian Pop, January 10th, 2013
One of them is described as a rugged case, the others have a unique front intake design
 

Players Can Vote for New Monopoly Token

One of the Monopoly tokens will be eliminated, and replaced with a new one
by Raluca Anghel, January 10th, 2013
 

Fraud Alert: Beware of Fake Sites Using Names of Swarovski and Other Brands

Over 1,500 other fraud domains have been identified by experts
by Eduard Kovacs, January 10th, 2013
 

Injustice Character Style Was Not Influenced by DC’s 52

The two companies have similar long-term views for their products
by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 10th, 2013
FAU Professor Stands Behind Newtown Conspiracy Theory

FAU Professor Stands Behind Newtown Conspiracy Theory

by Raluca Anghel, January 10th, 2013
James Tracy fights media backlash prompted by his previous statement
 

People’s Choice Awards 2013: Kaley Cuoco Finds the Fighter Within

Intro finds host for the night getting ready to represent all strong women
by Elena Gorgan, January 10th, 2013
 

Indonesian Cigarette Packs Finally Get Graphic Warnings

Most of the country's residents are heavy smokers, need incentives to quit
by Laura Sinpetru, January 10th, 2013
 

CES 2013: This Cool iPad Stylus Doubles as a Ball Pen

“…born from a desire to integrate the pen with a digital stylus”
by Filip Truta, January 10th, 2013
Corsair Releases Light Bar Upgrade Kits for Dominator DDR3 Memory

Corsair Releases Light Bar Upgrade Kits for Dominator DDR3 Memory

by Sebastian Pop, January 10th, 2013
Hardcore gamers who want lights on their RAM can get their wish
 

Beyonce Shows Lots of Skin, Toned Abs in New GQ Cover Photo

Star has bounced back to her pre-pregnancy body – and then some
by Elena Gorgan, January 10th, 2013
 

Couple's ZIP Code Is Chosen as Their Wedding Date

Cheryl Bennett and Steven DeLong live in Amesbury, Massachusetts, ZIP code 01913
by Raluca Anghel, January 10th, 2013
 

Big Picture Added to Steam Because It Was Broken Without It

The new feature allows gamers more freedom to enjoy their favorite experiences
by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 10th, 2013
Turkey’s Council of Higher Education Hacked by RedHack, 60,000 Documents Leaked

Turkey’s Council of Higher Education Hacked by RedHack, 60,000 Documents Leaked

by Eduard Kovacs, January 10th, 2013
The hacktivists are determined to unmask corrupt universities
 

CES 2013: Dell Latitude 10 Essentials Windows 8 Tablet

It is a more affordable version of the tablet released last October
by Sebastian Pop, January 10th, 2013
 

Nokia Launches Lumia 920, Lumia 820 and Lumia 620 in India

Lumia 920 and Lumia 820 will arrive in stores as soon as tomorrow
by Ionut Arghire, January 10th, 2013
 

Photo in Which Holmes Stuck Out His Tongue Was Taken Before the Shooting

Pictures taken in the movie theater where the massacre occurred point to premeditation
by Raluca Anghel, January 10th, 2013
Planescape: Numenera Under Development at inXile, Has Torment Spirit

Planescape: Numenera Under Development at inXile, Has Torment Spirit

by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 10th, 2013
The game will include new monster, new powerful beings, real-time combat
 
People’s Choice Awards 2013: Gala Was “Rigged,” Say Fans

People’s Choice Awards 2013: Gala Was “Rigged,” Say Fans

by Elena Gorgan, January 10th, 2013
Justin Bieber, One Direction, “Twilight” should have won
 

Body of Mom Found in Trunk: Victim Had a Criminal Record

She was arrested for theft, assault and battery of a police officer
by Raluca Anghel, January 10th, 2013
 

Apple Fixes Multiple MacBook Air Issues with EFI Update 2.6

Update addresses problems with Thunderbolt and HDMI, Windows installations
by Filip Truta, January 10th, 2013
 

Stomach Pump Sucks Out the Food People Eat, Promises Extreme Weight Loss

Overindulging will no longer be an issue, as all the extra calories get sucked out
by Laura Sinpetru, January 10th, 2013
AMD: CPUs Are Fading, Making Room for SoCs [Reuters]

AMD: CPUs Are Fading, Making Room for SoCs Reuters

by Sebastian Pop, January 10th, 2013
Engineers are quickly moving to the fully integrated platform model
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People’s Choice Awards 2013: The Winners

“Hunger Games,” “Twilight,” Katy Perry, Rihanna are big winners of the night
by Elena Gorgan, January 10th, 2013
 

Windows RT Jailbreak Should Be Made a Feature – Hacker

“Windows RT needs the Win32 ecosystem to strengthen its position as a productivity tool”
by Bogdan Popa, January 10th, 2013
 

Killer Whales Trapped in Ice Prompt Amazing Community Response

The animals are desperately trying to breathe through a hole in the ice, need urgent help
by Laura Sinpetru, January 10th, 2013
 

Brooke Burke Shows Off Cancer Scar on GMA

Star says she’s fortunate despite thyroid cancer in first post-surgery interview
by Elena Gorgan, January 10th, 2013
 

Josh Brolin Explains NYE Arrest

It was a pretty innocent thing, actor says of being busted for public intoxication
by Elena Gorgan, January 10th, 2013
White House Responds to Piers Morgan Deportation Petition over Gun Control

White House Responds to Piers Morgan Deportation Petition over Gun Control

by Elena Gorgan, January 10th, 2013
You can’t invoke the Second Amendment and violate the First