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About 136 articles found for 10 December 2012:

 

High-Quality Laser Mouse Released by Tesoro

Called Shrike H2L, it has adjustable weight, among other things
by Sebastian Pop, 21:41 GMT
 

US Winter Tourism Lost $1 Billion and 27,000 Jobs to Climate Change

Warmer temperatures impact on snowfall patterns, drive tourists away
by Laura Sinpetru, 21:31 GMT
The UK Readies to Spend ₤113 Million on Renewable Energy Projects in Africa

The UK Readies to Spend ₤113 Million on Renewable Energy Projects in Africa

by Laura Sinpetru, 21:11 GMT
Developing countries should witness investments of $100 billion yearly by 2020, UN says
 

New Surface-Like Microsoft Windows Phone Concept

A device that features capabilities similar with Microsoft’s tablet PC
by Ionut Arghire, 18:41 GMT
 

“Genius” Dog from China Can Add, Subtract and Multiply

This pooch gets the sum of 3.44 and 3.56 right, and can solve complex equations
by Raluca Anghel, 18:11 GMT
Samba 3.6.10 Brings Multiple Fixes, Download Now

Samba 3.6.10 Brings Multiple Fixes, Download Now

by Silviu Stahie, 16:48 GMT
The developers of Samba have implemented a large number of important changes
Exforel Backdoor Implemented at NDIS Level to Be More Stealthy

Exforel Backdoor Implemented at NDIS Level to Be More Stealthy

by Eduard Kovacs, 16:11 GMT
Microsoft Malware Protection Center researchers have analyzed the threat
 

Frozen Hearth Review (PC)

A tactical RTS about survival in a world on the verge of extinction
by Cosmin Anton, 16:01 GMT
 

Hoax Picture of a Baby Panda Flying Business Class Goes Viral

Thanks to an accompanying hoax press release, thousands assume the picture is real
by Laura Sinpetru, 15:57 GMT
 

Grammys 2013: Justin Bieber Finally Responds to Snub

Pop star says he doesn’t need a Grammy as long as he has his fans
by Elena Gorgan, 15:45 GMT
No Charges Made in Case of the 7-Year-Old Killed Outside a Gun Store

No Charges Made in Case of the 7-Year-Old Killed Outside a Gun Store

by Raluca Anghel, 15:40 GMT
Pennsylvania resident Joseph Loughrey accidentally shot and killed his son
 

Barebone from Giada Is a Small PC with NVIDIA Graphics

The hardware and software are all along the expected lines
by Sebastian Pop, 15:38 GMT
 

HTC 8X Strong Sales Confirmed by AT&T and Amazon Wireless, Now on Backorder

The device now ships in 1 to 2 weeks, whereas Verizon’s variant is still in stock
by Cosmin Vasile, 15:31 GMT
 

Watch: Teaser Trailer for “Landfill Harmonic”

Upcoming documentary shows youth in Paraguay playing instruments made from trash
by Laura Sinpetru, 15:28 GMT
Demi Moore’s Boyfriend Dumps Her to Be “Taken Seriously in the Art Business”

Demi Moore’s Boyfriend Dumps Her to Be “Taken Seriously in the Art Business”

by Elena Gorgan, 15:19 GMT
26-year-old Vito Schnabel thinks actress is too much of a handful for him right now
 

Relocated Elephants Become More Aggressive, Kill People

Relocating elephants does little to help with conservation efforts, new study says
by Laura Sinpetru, 15:05 GMT
 

Spotlight: Stunning Portraits Are Made from Sand and Seashells Alone

Ukrainian artist relies on nothing but natural materials when making her mosaics
by Laura Sinpetru, 15:01 GMT
Altered Immune Cells Defeat Girl's Leukemia

Altered Immune Cells Defeat Girl's Leukemia

by Cristina Macari, 14:57 GMT
The operation is the first of its kind to be performed in a child
Download Now Halo 4: Crimson Map Pack DLC via Xbox Live
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Download Now Halo 4: Crimson Map Pack DLC via Xbox Live

The DLC brings three new maps and one new game mode to Halo 4
by Andrei Dobra, 14:46 GMT
OpIsrael: Tens of Israeli Websites Defaced by Teamr00t and Argentinian Hackers

OpIsrael: Tens of Israeli Websites Defaced by Teamr00t and Argentinian Hackers

by Eduard Kovacs, 14:30 GMT
Some hacktivists are determined to keep attacking Israel
 

Santa Dodges Sharp Teeth, Feeds Wild Animals

40 people watch Santa gift the animals at the Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary
by Laura Sinpetru, 14:30 GMT
 

Brandi Glanville Is Having Surgery to Remove Breast Tumor

Reality star will be going under the knife this week, says there’s no need to worry
by Elena Gorgan, 14:26 GMT
 

First Power over Ethernet Powerline Adapter Launched by Asoka

The PlugLing PoE-200 is the first in the world to support PoE
by Sebastian Pop, 14:25 GMT
 

First Look at Gay Wedding Parties in Washington

Couples rush to get their wedding licenses, some coming in from out of state
by Raluca Anghel, 14:19 GMT
Dark Souls 2 Will Be More Approachable, New Directors Say

Dark Souls 2 Will Be More Approachable, New Directors Say

by Andrei Dobra, 14:07 GMT
The RPG will still be quite challenging and is set to include new things
 

Android Jelly Bean Update List for HTC Smartphones Leaks

The company plans to upgrade the One SV and VX among others
by Cosmin Vasile, 14:06 GMT
LibreOffice 4.0 Beta Released, Test Marathon Announced

LibreOffice 4.0 Beta Released, Test Marathon Announced

by Silviu Stahie, 13:38 GMT
The final version of LibreOffice will be launched in 2013
 

AirHarp Is Played Perfectly Just by Pointing and Waving

This sophisticated app can play different timbres, melodies and keys
by Sebastian Pop, 13:35 GMT
 

Smiley-Face Tattoo Tells How Tired You Are

The tattoo hides a set of sensors that measure the body's metabolic activity
by Cristina Macari, 13:23 GMT
 

Destroyer, Gaming PC's Latest High-End Desktop PC

The system uses an overclocked high-end CPU and matching hardware
by Sebastian Pop, 13:10 GMT
“Les Miserables” Featurette: How Makeup Makes Everything More Believable

“Les Miserables” Featurette: How Makeup Makes Everything More Believable

by Elena Gorgan, 13:09 GMT
Making Anne Hathaway look ugly was a real challenge, says Lisa Westcott
 

Whale-Skin Flavored Cocktails for Sale in a London Bar

Local authorities raid the venue, owner says he had no idea his “Moby Dick” was illegal
by Laura Sinpetru, 12:54 GMT
 

LAPD Issue Apology Notorious B.I.G.'s Family for Leaked Autopsy Report

Police cite "an administrative error" for the autopsy results having been made public
by Raluca Anghel, 12:42 GMT
Rihanna Slays with Medley on X Factor UK Finale

Rihanna Slays with Medley on X Factor UK Finale

by Elena Gorgan, 12:35 GMT
Singer gives best performance to date, sets the place on fire
 

Prenatal Oxygen Deprivation Increases ADHD Risk in Children

Fetal respiratory issues influence ADHD occurence more than familial and genetic causes do
by Cristina Macari, 12:22 GMT
 

Linux Mint 14 OEM Has Been Released

Download OEM installation images for Linux Mint 14 (Nadia)
by Marius Nestor, 12:11 GMT
9-Month-Old Twin Babies Swim a 25-Meter Pool Length

9-Month-Old Twin Babies Swim a 25-Meter Pool Length

by Raluca Anghel, 12:06 GMT
These twins cannot crawl, walk or talk, but they love to swim
 

Shady WWE Sheamus Website Hides Facebook Scams

Scammers lure victims by promising them all sorts of videos and applications
by Eduard Kovacs, 12:00 GMT
 

Viral of the Day: Yasha Swag, “Pickles”

Aspiring singer attains fame online even though his is the worst song ever
by Elena Gorgan, 11:52 GMT
Cr OS Linux 2.4.1290 Features Cinnamon 1.6

Cr OS Linux 2.4.1290 Features Cinnamon 1.6

by Marius Nestor, 11:41 GMT
It also includes Linux kernel 3.6.5 and Cinnamon 1.6.6
 

HTC Butterfly Now on Pre-Order in the UK

No specific info on the handset’s pricing or availability has been provided
by Ionut Arghire, 11:31 GMT
 

X Factor UK: James Arthur Is the Winner

Runner-up Jahmene Douglas has only kind words about James, calls him his “idol”
by Elena Gorgan, 11:12 GMT
Sony, Sharp and Panasonic Forced to Sell Buildings and Businesses

Sony, Sharp and Panasonic Forced to Sell Buildings and Businesses

by Sebastian Pop, 10:33 GMT
The Japanese companies are definitely not doing very well
 

Uncommon Surgery Repairs Girl's Spine with Leg Bones

The operation is the first of its kind in Europe and the second in the world
by Cristina Macari, 10:26 GMT
5 Dead in Tule River Indian Reservation Shootings, in California

5 Dead in Tule River Indian Reservation Shootings, in California

by Raluca Anghel, 10:21 GMT
The gunman and one of his young daughters died during the incident
 

Malibu Residents Forced to Remove Whale Carcass Themselves

Authorities couldn't decide whose responsibility it was, locals took charge of the problem
by Laura Sinpetru, 10:20 GMT
Valve Will Compete with Next-Gen Consoles, Says Gabe Newell

Valve Will Compete with Next-Gen Consoles, Says Gabe Newell

by Andrei Dumitrescu, 09:45 GMT
Their device will offer streamlined access to Steam
 

Yellowstone's Most Famous She-Wolf Killed by Hunters

The wolf was regarded as a lupine “rock star” by those researching Yellowstone's wildlife
by Laura Sinpetru, 09:44 GMT
 

Street Fighter X Mega Man Is a Free Fan-Made PC Game Endorsed by Capcom

The crossover title will be released on December 17 with Capcom's blessing
by Andrei Dobra, 09:26 GMT
Nokia Lumia 920 Sold Out in the UK Before Shipment Arrival

Nokia Lumia 920 Sold Out in the UK Before Shipment Arrival

by Cosmin Vasile, 09:19 GMT
UK-based retailer Clove reports it has sold out its second shipment
 

Drinkware That Changes Color When Rape Drugs Are Slipped In Invented

The cups, meant for bars and clubs, are to decrease drug-facilitated rape incidence
by Cristina Macari, 09:08 GMT
Bangladeshi Hackers Fight Back, Hack Pakistani Government Sites

Bangladeshi Hackers Fight Back, Hack Pakistani Government Sites

by Eduard Kovacs, 09:00 GMT
The targets are the Pakistan Army, a High Court, and several other high-profile websites
 

iPhone 5 Now Just $150 / €114 at Best Buy

American retailer slashes $50 off new-generation carrier-tied iPhones
by Filip Truta, 08:48 GMT
GravityLight: Device Uses Gravity Alone to Generate Light – Video

GravityLight: Device Uses Gravity Alone to Generate Light

by Laura Sinpetru, 08:45 GMT
GravityLight needs no batteries and no fuel, creates 30 minutes of light
 

Nurse Jacintha Saldanha Died of Shame, Family Says

The nurse watching the Duchess of Cambridge was humiliated during a radio prank call
by Raluca Anghel, 08:36 GMT
 

Russian Rocket Fails to Launch Satellite, Again

Breeze-M proton rocket's failure is the third since August 2011
by Cristina Macari, 08:10 GMT
Debian-Based Semplice Linux 3.0 RC Is Available for Testing

Debian-Based Semplice Linux 3.0 RC Is Available for Testing

by Silviu Stahie, 08:04 GMT
This will not be considered stable even when it exits the development phase
 

Xperia E and Xperia E dual Get Priced in Germany

They might retail for €159 ($205) and €169 ($218), respectively
by Ionut Arghire, 07:56 GMT
Microsoft Turns to Legal Trick to Skirt £159M ($254M) UK Taxes

Microsoft Turns to Legal Trick to Skirt £159M ($254M) UK Taxes

by Bogdan Popa, 07:41 GMT
The company uses overseas offshores to avoid paying UK taxes every year
 

Monkey Sporting a Winter Coat on the Loose at Ikea

The monkey is eventually caught, the owner gets fined for having a prohibited animal
by Laura Sinpetru, 07:37 GMT
Concentration Camp Ashes Used to Make Art

Concentration Camp Ashes Used to Make Art

by Laura Sinpetru, 06:36 GMT
Swedish artist mixes up the ashes with water, uses the solution to paint
 

Photo of the Day: Diners Called “Fat Girls” on Check

Three women dine at Chilly D’s Sports Lounge in California, will probably not return there
by Elena Gorgan, 04:59 GMT
 

Audio for Shannen Doherty’s 911 Call Emerges Online

Star calls the cops as Twitter follower threatens to kill herself
by Elena Gorgan, 04:44 GMT