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About 189 articles found for 10 February 2013:

 

avast! 8 Public Beta 2 Available for Download

New revision works in Windows 8, solves performance problems on XP
by Ionut Ilascu, February 11th, 2013
 

Download the Latest Quadro/Tesla Graphics Driver from NVIDIA Now

311.15 WHQL certified graphics driver from NVIDIA is out, and has a handful of fixes
by Iulian Pascal, February 11th, 2013
Nokia Lumia 620 Officially Arrives in Italy on February 18

Nokia Lumia 620 Officially Arrives in Italy on February 18

by Ionut Arghire, February 11th, 2013
The smartphone will sport a price tag of €249 ($333)
 

HighPoint RAID Card for Truly Fast High-Capacity Storage

The host bus adapter is called RocketU 1144CM and supports up to 4 external drives
by Sebastian Pop, February 11th, 2013
 

Grammys 2013: Amber Rose Shows Off Her Baby Bump on the Red Carpet

Heavily pregnant model comes out to support her man for the biggest night of the year
by Elena Gorgan, February 11th, 2013
 

Fox Attacks Sleeping Baby in His Own Home, Severs One of His Fingers

The baby was just one-month-old, his mother immediately rushed him to the hospital
by Laura Sinpetru, February 11th, 2013
 

Alleged iPhone 5S Spy Shots Show Linear Oscillating Vibrator

Apple could be switching back to quieter vibration device in the next iPhone
by Filip Truta, February 11th, 2013
Slackware QTGZManager 1.0 Available for Download

Slackware QTGZManager 1.0 Available for Download

by Silviu Stahie, February 11th, 2013
The latest QTGZManager can be downloaded from Softpedia
 

The Witcher 3 Looks Better on PC than on Next-Gen Consoles, Dev Says

The PC version will be better than the PlayStation 4 or Xbox 720 editions
by Andrei Dobra, February 11th, 2013
 

Dead Space 3 Item Farming Is Stealing, Says IP Expert

Expert believes that players should not take advantage of it
by Andrei Dumitrescu, February 11th, 2013
 

ASUS GeForce Titan: Same Clocks as GTX 690, 512-Bit Interface

The NVIDIA board might be even stronger than anybody though
by Sebastian Pop, February 11th, 2013
Mega Now Works in Firefox with Official Add-on, Bypasses JavaScript File Writing Limitations

Mega Now Works in Firefox with Official Add-on, Bypasses JavaScript File Writing Limitations

by Lucian Parfeni, February 11th, 2013
The site only works out of the box in Google Chrome
 

No Ports for Castlevania: Lords of Shadows 2 and Mirror of Fate

The developer lacks the resources required to complete the work
by Andrei Dumitrescu, February 11th, 2013
 

Some Dell Shareholders Unhappy About Private Buyout Reuters

The stock company is worth more than what Dell's offering, they say
by Sebastian Pop, February 11th, 2013
Apple Tells Paragon Its Dictionary Apps Are Spam

Apple Tells Paragon Its Dictionary Apps Are Spam

by Filip Truta, February 11th, 2013
300 apps can be packaged into a single binary with in-app purchase API, says Apple
 

Air Rotating Gardens Make Their Debut in Melbourne

These gardens are the first of their kind, each of them is unique in its design
by Laura Sinpetru, February 11th, 2013
 

Samsung Formally Launches New Smart Cameras

The WB250F and DV150F mark the beginning of the Smart Camera 2.0 line
by Sebastian Pop, February 11th, 2013
Windows RT Jailbreak Tool Still Available, Microsoft Seems to Ignore It

Windows RT Jailbreak Tool Still Available, Microsoft Seems to Ignore It

by Bogdan Popa, February 11th, 2013
The hack that allows Windows RT users to run unsigned code is still alive and kicking
 

Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm Beta Ends on March 1

Blizzard will continue to run a private beta stage until launch
by Andrei Dumitrescu, February 11th, 2013
 

Now It’s the “iPhone Air”

Analysts strive to remain original in dubbing Apple’s rumored low-end iPhone
by Filip Truta, February 11th, 2013
 

Lumia 620 Now Available in Germany on All 4 Networks

This is the cheapest Windows Phone 8 smartphone from Nokia
by Ionut Arghire, February 11th, 2013
Google Warns Myanmar Journalists of Gmail Attacks

Google Warns Myanmar Journalists of Gmail Attacks

by Lucian Parfeni, February 11th, 2013
Several journalists have been targeted by government-sponsored attacks
 

FCC Approves Qi-Compatible Samsung Wireless Charging Plate

It will recharge any small gadget placed on it, assuming it supports the technology
by Sebastian Pop, February 11th, 2013
 

Miranda 0.10.10 Available for Download

Developer addresses issue with mood message crashes
by Ionut Ilascu, February 11th, 2013
Crysis 3 Gets Stunning New Screenshots

Crysis 3 Gets Stunning New Screenshots

by Andrei Dobra, February 11th, 2013
Check out Prophet, Psycho, and their different enemies
 

HTC One (M7) Press Photo Emerges Online

The handset should become official as soon as February 19
by Ionut Arghire, February 11th, 2013
 

Windows Firewall Control Updated to 3.9.0.1

It eliminates crash when exiting the program if no global hotkeys are set
by Ionut Ilascu, February 11th, 2013
 

Kim Dotcom's Mega Releases Firefox Extension

It sits quietly in the browser, increases download performance
by Ionut Ilascu, February 11th, 2013
Nvidia Offers Free In-Game Money for Hawken, World of Tanks, Planetside 2

Nvidia Offers Free In-Game Money for Hawken, World of Tanks, Planetside 2

by Andrei Dobra, February 11th, 2013
Get in-game gear, currency, and bonuses when buying Nvidia graphics cards
hot
 

Nokia Lumia 920 on Sale at Amazon for Only $70/€50 on Contract

It is now available in cyan, yellow, red, white and black colors
by Cosmin Vasile, February 11th, 2013
DICE Explains Dirt Bike Focus for Battlefield 3: End Game

DICE Explains Dirt Bike Focus for Battlefield 3: End Game

by Andrei Dumitrescu, February 11th, 2013
The new vehicles can be used to quickly move around the new maps
 

“iOS 6 Sound Problem” Reports Keep Trickling In

Apple Support Communities users report audio issues after update to iOS 6
by Filip Truta, February 11th, 2013
HTC One (HTC M7) Spotted in UAProf

HTC One (HTC M7) Spotted in UAProf

by Ionut Arghire, February 11th, 2013
The handset arrives on shelves with a full HD screen
 

iOS 6.1 Sends iPhones into Recovery Mode, Customers Dismayed

Numerous issues revolving iOS 6.1 are plaguing Apple users
by Filip Truta, February 11th, 2013
Yahoo! SiteBuilder Comes with Highly Vulnerable Version of Java

Yahoo! SiteBuilder Comes with Highly Vulnerable Version of Java

by Eduard Kovacs, February 11th, 2013
Java 6 Update 7 was released in the summer of 2008
 

BlackBerry App World Gets Launched in Oman

BlackBerry users there can now download and install apps on their devices
by Ionut Arghire, February 11th, 2013
 

Razer Introduces the Abyssus Gaming Mouse to Windows 8

The Razer Abyssus gaming mouse comes in matte black or high gloss mirror finish
by George Grigore, February 11th, 2013
Nokia and Safaricom Team Up to Bring Lumia 920 and 820 in Kenya

Nokia and Safaricom Team Up to Bring Lumia 920 and 820 in Kenya

by Cosmin Vasile, February 11th, 2013
Lumia 920 will be available for a special introductory offer of $630/ €470
 

Neverwinter Gets Devoted Cleric Reveal Video

Gamers can control mobs and support their own teammates
by Andrei Dumitrescu, February 11th, 2013
Download Intel’s Latest BIOS for the DZ77BH-55K Desktop Board Now

Download Intel’s Latest BIOS for the DZ77BH-55K Desktop Board Now

by Iulian Pascal, February 11th, 2013
Intel’s DZ77BH-55K Desktop Board Visual BIOS can be updated through 3 methods
 

On Chinese New Year 2013, Sina Weibo Beats Every Twitter Record

It saw almost 35,000 posts in the first second, more than Twitter ever got
by Lucian Parfeni, February 11th, 2013
 

Evernote Updates Skitch iOS App with WYSIWYG Text Editor

Version 2.0.3 adds improvements that make the app more stable and responsive
by Filip Truta, February 11th, 2013
 

Steve Jobs Wanted an iCar

Reports begin to dig up Jobs’ dreams amid iWatch rumors
by Filip Truta, February 11th, 2013
Watch: Time-Lapse Video Shows Blizzard Nemo Covering Patio Table with Snow

Watch: Time-Lapse Video Shows Blizzard Nemo Covering Patio Table with Snow

by Laura Sinpetru, February 11th, 2013
The footage was shot in Connecticut, went viral in a matter of hours
 

What to Expect from This Month’s Patch Tuesday

The company will release the second Patch Tuesday updates of the year tomorrow
by Bogdan Popa, February 11th, 2013
 

Addonics Launches Encrypted Cipher RAID Storage Devices

They are called Cipher RAID Rack and the Cipher RAID Tower
by Sebastian Pop, February 11th, 2013
Grammys 2013: Jack White Drops F-Bomb During Performance – Video

Grammys 2013: Jack White Drops F-Bomb During Performance

by Elena Gorgan, February 11th, 2013
Viewers react online to what they believe was a cuss word aired live on CBS
 

Xperia Z Charging Dock DK26 to Cost £24.90 ($39.34 / 29.38 Euro)

It will be bundled with the smartphone in some markets
by Ionut Arghire, February 11th, 2013
 

Pope Benedict XVI Resigns

Announcement shocks the world, Pope says He’s “no longer suited” for papacy
by Elena Gorgan, February 11th, 2013
 

CM10.1 Nightly Builds Arrive on Galaxy Note for AT&T and T-Mobile

Users can now get a taste of the latest Android platform release
by Ionut Arghire, February 11th, 2013
 

Nokia Lumia 920, 820 and 620 Coming Soon to Mexico

The smartphones are expected to arrive sometime in April
by Cosmin Vasile, February 11th, 2013
Anonymous Targets LAPD Website, Hackers Unhappy About Chistopher Dorner Case

Anonymous Targets LAPD Website, Hackers Unhappy About Chistopher Dorner Case

by Eduard Kovacs, February 11th, 2013
It's believed that police has opened fire against innocent individuals
 

BatteryCare 0.9.13 Available for Download

Developer fixes problem with showing HDD temperature
by Ionut Ilascu, February 11th, 2013
First Impressions: The Surface Pro Is an Amazing Device

First Impressions: The Surface Pro Is an Amazing Device

by Bogdan Popa, February 11th, 2013
Early buyers find the new Surface Pro a pretty good tablet
 

Tornado Hits Hattiesburg, Mississippi

Several additional twisters take their toll on other parts of the state and on Alabama
by Laura Sinpetru, February 11th, 2013
 

Blender 2.66 Test Build Available for Download

Stable release expected to emerge towards the end of the week
by Ionut Ilascu, February 11th, 2013
 

Samsung Laptops Have UEFI BIOS Bug, Might Not Be Fixable

The problem has been discovered by users that have tried to install Linux
by Sebastian Pop, February 11th, 2013
Grammys 2013: Frank Ocean Performs “Forrest Gump” – Video

Grammys 2013: Frank Ocean Performs “Forrest Gump”

by Elena Gorgan, February 11th, 2013
Singer shows up with bandaged fingers, still puts on an amazing show
 

No-Configuration Remote Desktop Connection

Ammyy Admin works out of the box, no installation required
by Ionut Ilascu, February 11th, 2013
 

Linux Developers Find Way to Boot Ubuntu on Windows 8 Computers

The Linux Foundation's UEFI secure boot system is now available for download
by Bogdan Popa, February 11th, 2013
Curiosity Has Drilled into Mars for the First Time, a Historic Achievement – Gallery

Curiosity Has Drilled into Mars for the First Time, a Historic Achievement

by Lucian Parfeni, February 11th, 2013
The samples recovered will be analyzed over the coming days
 

“Omen” a More Suited Name for the Nemo Blizzard, Greenpeace Says

The organization maintains that climate change and global warming spawned this snowstorm
by Laura Sinpetru, February 11th, 2013
 

Apple’s Rumored HDTV Could Use AMOLED Display

OLED Association says Apple poached a researcher from LG Display
by Filip Truta, February 11th, 2013
 

foobar2000 1.2.3 Beta 3 Released

Developer focuses on FLAC decoding improvements
by Ionut Ilascu, February 11th, 2013
 

Here Are the Retail Releases for the Week

Gamers can get access to Aliens: Colonial Marines and NBA 2K13 on the Wii U
by Andrei Dumitrescu, February 11th, 2013
Apple Patents That Sparked Samsung War Are Valid, USPTO Decides

Apple Patents That Sparked Samsung War Are Valid, USPTO Decides

by Sebastian Pop, February 11th, 2013
The grant means that Apple can push forward with its lawsuits without fear
 

How to Untether an iOS 6.1 Jailbreak with Evasi0n

“Tethered” jailbreakers can now easily fix their hacks by visiting Cydia
by Filip Truta, February 11th, 2013
 

Watch BioWare and Obsidian Leaders Talk About the Future of RPGs

The two teams are working on Dragon Age and on Project Eternity
by Andrei Dumitrescu, February 11th, 2013
 

Download Silence 2.0.1 for Android

With a brand new interface, various new features packed inside
by Ionut Arghire, February 11th, 2013
CPU-Z 1.63 Adds Support for Systems with 64+ CPUs

CPU-Z 1.63 Adds Support for Systems with 64+ CPUs

by Ionut Ilascu, February 11th, 2013
It supports Intel Pentium and Celeron "Ivy Bridge" CPUs
 

Oscar 2013: Animated Short “Adam and Dog” Retells Adam and Eve's Story

Minkyu Lee's animation tells the story of how man and dog first became friends
by Laura Sinpetru, February 11th, 2013
 

Crytek Has Plenty of Ideas for Crysis 4

The studio wants to give the dev team some time off and then start work on a sequel
by Andrei Dobra, February 11th, 2013
 

Download Karateka Really Cheap Today

One of the first games to ever run on Apple computers, enhanced for iOS
by Filip Truta, February 11th, 2013
 

Grammys 2013: Chris Brown, Rihanna Snuggle for Photo

Stars make their reconciliation official with public display of affection
by Elena Gorgan, February 11th, 2013
Grammys 2013: Kelly Clarkson Photobombs Ellen DeGeneres

Grammys 2013: Kelly Clarkson Photobombs Ellen DeGeneres

by Elena Gorgan, February 11th, 2013
Photo inside the Staples Center hits the Net, goes viral
 

Watch: Cat Enjoying a Hockey Game Will Not Be Disturbed

This feline will not tolerate anyone's interfering with his game watching routine
by Laura Sinpetru, February 11th, 2013
 

The Freeware WinZip for Windows 8 Isn’t Free at All

The app is listed as free in the Store, but it’s only offered as a trial
by Bogdan Popa, February 11th, 2013
 

Three Poachers Killed in South Africa by Wildlife Rangers

One more suspect was seriously injured, still managed to make a getaway
by Laura Sinpetru, February 11th, 2013
Grammys 2013: Taylor Swift Mocks Harry Styles with British Accent – Video

Grammys 2013: Taylor Swift Mocks Harry Styles with British Accent

by Elena Gorgan, February 11th, 2013
“We Are Never Getting Back Together” wasn’t written for Harry Styles, but it could’ve been
 

Designer Reveals Intriguing Fanless HTPC Made of Mahogany - Video

The cooling system seamlessly combines with wood and subtle lighting effects
by Sebastian Pop, February 11th, 2013
Apple’s Tim Cook Didn’t Want to Sue Samsung [Reuters]

Apple’s Tim Cook Didn’t Want to Sue Samsung Reuters

by Filip Truta, February 11th, 2013
Jobs’ thermonuclear war was something that Cook opposed to, sources say
Grammys 2013: Rihanna Wows with “Stay” – Video

Grammys 2013: Rihanna Wows with “Stay”

by Elena Gorgan, February 11th, 2013
Singer brings new single to the awards show, Mikky Ekko too
 

Watch: CNN Anchor Blames Coming Asteroid on Global Warming

Deb Feyerick has a hunch that climate change sent the asteroid our way, needs confirmation
by Laura Sinpetru, February 11th, 2013
 

Grammys 2013: Alicia Keys, Maroon 5 Perform

Two of the biggest voices of the moment come together for amazing duet
by Elena Gorgan, February 11th, 2013
 

Carnival Cruise Ship Adrift off the Mexican Coast Following Engine Fire

The vessel will have to be towed to port, specialists explain
by Laura Sinpetru, February 11th, 2013
Next Gen Console Games Will Be Similar to Crysis 3, Dev Believes

Next Gen Console Games Will Be Similar to Crysis 3, Dev Believes

by Andrei Dobra, February 11th, 2013
Visual quality won't immediately increase on the PlayStation 4 or Xbox 720
 

Apple Is Making an “iWatch” [WSJ]

New Work Times tech blog backs up the story mentioning Corning Willow Glass
by Filip Truta, February 11th, 2013
This Isn't a Flexible Screen, It's a Speaker Film from Fujitsu - Video

This Isn't a Flexible Screen, It's a Speaker Film from Fujitsu - Video

by Sebastian Pop, February 11th, 2013
It can, however, be layered on top of a flexible display
 

Sony Publishes Xperia Z (SO-02E) Promo Videos

They offer a glimpse at the main features of the smartphone
by Ionut Arghire, February 11th, 2013
Helen Mirren Debuts Pink Hair at the BAFTAs 2013 – Photo

Helen Mirren Debuts Pink Hair at the BAFTAs 2013

by Elena Gorgan, February 11th, 2013
67-year-old actress gets cute pixie cut, dyes it cotton candy pink
 

Watch: UFO Hoax Video Goes Viral

The footage was brought to us by visual effects specialist Aristomenis Tsirbas
by Laura Sinpetru, February 11th, 2013
 

Grammys 2013: Taylor Swift Brings the Clowns on Stage

Singer does “We Are Never Getting Back Together” in Alice in Wonderland-themed show
by Elena Gorgan, February 11th, 2013
Grammys 2013: Kelly Clarkson Pays Tribute to the Classics

Grammys 2013: Kelly Clarkson Pays Tribute to the Classics

by Elena Gorgan, February 11th, 2013
Singer wows with performance of two classic songs
 

Grammys 2013: The Winners

Adele, Gotye, Fun., Kelly Clarkson are among the night’s big winners
by Elena Gorgan, February 11th, 2013
Watch the First Microsoft Surface with Windows 8 Pro Ad

Watch the First Microsoft Surface with Windows 8 Pro Ad

by Bogdan Popa, February 11th, 2013
Here’s the highly anticipated commercial for the Surface Pro
 

3 Killed in Reality Show Helicopter Crash in LA

Military-themed project ends in tragedy, as 3 passengers on helicopter die
by Elena Gorgan, February 11th, 2013
River Ecosystems in the Amazon Don't Get Enough Attention, Researchers Warn

River Ecosystems in the Amazon Don't Get Enough Attention, Researchers Warn

by Laura Sinpetru, February 10th, 2013
Despite their rapid decline, the ecosystems are often overlooked
 

Watch: Caffrey the Cat Only Has Two Legs, Both on One Side

Despite this inconvenience, the feline seems more than willing to enjoy life
by Laura Sinpetru, February 10th, 2013
 

Script of the Day: IDSlot

An online identity, resume and contact management system
by Catalin Cimpanu, February 10th, 2013