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About 117 articles found for 11 November 2012:

 

Elite: Dangerous Space Sim Could Arrive on Linux

The developers are gathering funds with the help of Kickstarter
by Silviu Stahie, November 12th, 2012
 

Sony Preps Firmware 7.0.A.3.212 for Xperia T and Xperia TX

It is expected to pack a variety of bug fixes over currently available firmware
by Ionut Arghire, November 12th, 2012
How to Improve Your Ubuntu 12.10 Experience

How to Improve Your Ubuntu 12.10 Experience

by Silviu Stahie, November 12th, 2012
A simple guide to help beginner users into the Ubuntu world
 

Elmo Puppeteer Kevin Clash Leaves “Sesame Street” After Minor Abuse Allegations

Puppeteer denies all claims, insists relationship was between consenting adults
by Elena Gorgan, November 12th, 2012
 

Rust, Water Hold the Key to Storing Solar Energy

Light energy can be turned into hydrogen and stored for later use
by Laura Sinpetru, November 12th, 2012
Android 4.1.2 Coming Soon to Galaxy S III, Multi-View Included

Android 4.1.2 Coming Soon to Galaxy S III, Multi-View Included

by Ionut Arghire, November 12th, 2012
The feature has been launched on Samsung's Galaxy Note II
 

Mysterious 300 Pound (136 Kg) Fish Caught in Cabo, Then Stolen

Watch the entire adventure as the rare, giant creature is captured, then lost by fishermen
by Raluca Anghel, November 12th, 2012
 

Download Opera Mini 7.5.1 for Android (Updated)

The latest version comes with bug fixes and various improvements
by Cosmin Vasile, November 12th, 2012
 

Linux Mint 14 RC 64-bit Doesn't Run 32-bit Applications

The developers have assured users that the final version will not have this problem
by Silviu Stahie, November 12th, 2012
Watch: 10 Bets You Will Always Win – Second Edition

Watch: 10 Bets You Will Always Win – Second Edition

by Raluca Anghel, November 12th, 2012
Learn how to drop a coin into an empty glass without touching the coin or the glass
 

Newly Single Justin Bieber Covers “Cry Me a River”

Either The Biebs is trying to send Selena Gomez a message or he’s just creating headlines
by Elena Gorgan, November 12th, 2012
 

Daniel Craig: Gay James Bond Will Never Happen

Actor denies earlier rumors that future installments could possibly feature a gay 007
by Elena Gorgan, November 12th, 2012
 

Aaron Thomas – “East Coast Rapist” Was Active for Two Decades

Thomas is on trial for the brutal rape of 17 women, but confesses to older crimes
by Raluca Anghel, November 12th, 2012
LG Mach Arrives at Sprint for $100/€80 on Contract

LG Mach Arrives at Sprint for $100/€80 on Contract

by Cosmin Vasile, November 12th, 2012
The smartphone comes with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
 

Ferret Wedding Expected to Take Place on Christmas Eve

Lady Truffle and Crusher Hoblet have been “dating” for three years
by Laura Sinpetru, November 12th, 2012
 

Free Halo 4 Spartan Ops Episode 2 Now Available for Download

5 new missions can now be experienced by Halo 4 owners for free
by Andrei Dobra, November 12th, 2012
 

Angry Birds Star Wars Review (PC)

Is the Force strong with this one or should we look for other games?
by Andrei Dobra, November 12th, 2012
New Opera for Linux Release Fixes Multiple Crashes, Download Now

New Opera for Linux Release Fixes Multiple Crashes, Download Now

by Silviu Stahie, November 12th, 2012
The latest version of Opera can be downloaded from Softpedia
 

Microsoft’s SkyDrive Crashes Opera Browsers with 2 Million NULL Characters

The Microsoft SkyDrive page sends an unexpected load of NULL characters
by Bogdan Popa, November 12th, 2012
 

EMAs 2012: Psy Performs “Gangnam Style”

K-Pop and Internet star hardly needs Justin Bieber’s manager to take over the world
by Elena Gorgan, November 12th, 2012
 

Dustforce for Linux Will Be Available Through Steam

The information is taken from the CDR database, a trusted source of Steam games
by Silviu Stahie, November 12th, 2012
Apple iTV to Launch in the 1st Half of 2013 – Report

Apple iTV to Launch in the 1st Half of 2013 – Report

by Filip Truta, November 12th, 2012
Asian report claims Apple is ready to take the tech industry by storm next year
 

Facebook Shuts Down Operations of Albanian Hackers

Albanian Pirate Group offered login credentials and banking details
by Eduard Kovacs, November 12th, 2012
 

Minecraft Creators Make Scrolls for Linux

Scroll is a card game that will poise players against other gamers from around the world
by Silviu Stahie, November 12th, 2012
Rihanna Performs on SNL – Video

Rihanna Performs on SNL

by Elena Gorgan, November 12th, 2012
Singer wows with live renditions of tracks off upcoming “Unapologetic” album
 

Valve Partners with Nexon to Launch Dota 2 in Japan and South Korea

The two companies will bring the long-awaited game to certain Asian territories
by Andrei Dobra, November 12th, 2012
 

Battle.net Hacking Lawsuit Has “Frivolous Claims,” Blizzard Says

The studio is dedicated to protecting user data and keeping its Battle.net system secure
by Andrei Dobra, November 12th, 2012
 

The “Devil” Crashes Remembrance Day Celebrations Wearing a Pink Corset

Hooded Jose Paulo Da Silveria crashed the parade on his skateboard, wearing horns
by Raluca Anghel, November 12th, 2012
Anne Hathaway Spoofs Katie Holmes on SNL Again – Video

Anne Hathaway Spoofs Katie Holmes on SNL Again

by Elena Gorgan, November 12th, 2012
New sketch pokes fun at Holmes, Ellen DeGeneres, is totally hilarious
 

BlackBerry 10's Official Launch Day Unveiled: January 30, 2013

RIM promises two smartphones running under the OS for that day
by Ionut Arghire, November 12th, 2012
 

Thief Steals the Keys to the Tower of London on Guy Fawkes Night

Guards saw the thief, but were forbidden to leave their posts and go after him
by Raluca Anghel, November 12th, 2012
Sprint’s ZTE Flash Spotted at Best Buy and Wirefly

Sprint’s ZTE Flash Spotted at Best Buy and Wirefly

by Ionut Arghire, November 12th, 2012
The mid-range Android handset should become official soon
 

Sony Teases Limited 24K Gold Edition Xperia P Device

The handset might never become commercially available
by Ionut Arghire, November 12th, 2012
Premature Baby Doll – Another Controversial Toy Sparks Outrage

Premature Baby Doll – Another Controversial Toy Sparks Outrage

by Raluca Anghel, November 12th, 2012
This toy comes with an entire intensive care package
 

Get Dynamite Jack with 50% Discount for Linux

The offer is made through Steam and the game will be available for Linux
by Silviu Stahie, November 12th, 2012
 

FileZilla Client 3.6.0 Stable Released

It addresses crash bug introduced in a previous version
by Ionut Ilascu, November 12th, 2012
Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 Banning and Security Policy Revealed

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 Banning and Security Policy Revealed

by Andrei Dobra, November 12th, 2012
Find out what actions will be punished with a ban from Treyarch
 

EMAs 2012: The Winners

Taylor Swift, Psy and Carly Rae Jepsen win big in Frankfurt
by Elena Gorgan, November 12th, 2012
 

32GB Nexus 7 Down to £179 in the UK

Currys lists it with £20 cash back when purchased with a case
by Ionut Arghire, November 12th, 2012
Japanese Nuclear Plant Sits on Top of a Seismic Fault, Geologist Says

Japanese Nuclear Plant Sits on Top of a Seismic Fault, Geologist Says

by Laura Sinpetru, November 12th, 2012
Thousands gather in Tokyo to protest the Ohi nuclear power plant
 

iPhone 5S Entering Production, Says Chinese Newspaper

Apple accelerates certification processes for “related parts and components”
by Filip Truta, November 12th, 2012
 

Tweetro Records Too Many Downloads, to Be Removed from Windows 8

The third-party app is “crippled” by Twitter’s token limit
by Bogdan Popa, November 12th, 2012
 

Rob Zombie’s “The Lords of Salem” Gets R Rating

Cult director returns to the big screen next spring, avoids NC-17 rating
by Elena Gorgan, November 12th, 2012
 

Undersea Gas Leaks near Israel Threaten the Mediterranean

Several vents are leaking gassy emissions into their surrounding marine environments
by Laura Sinpetru, November 12th, 2012
 

DmC Devil May Cry Gets Pure Gameplay Video

Check out Dante as he explores a creepy mansion and fights different demons
by Andrei Dobra, November 12th, 2012
Selena Gomez Dumped Justin Bieber Because She Had “Trust Issues”

Selena Gomez Dumped Justin Bieber Because She Had “Trust Issues”

by Elena Gorgan, November 12th, 2012
Insiders say the long-distance romance wasn’t working anymore
 

Nokia Lumia 820 Offered with Free Windows 8 Pro Upgrade in the UK

Carphone Warehouse also includes a free wireless charging plate in the bundle
by Cosmin Vasile, November 12th, 2012
 

New Minecraft for Xbox 360 Update Gets Detailed, Brings Golden Apples

See what's included in the upcoming update for the popular game
by Andrei Dobra, November 12th, 2012
Watch Apple's New iPad mini TV Ads – Books and Photos [Updated]

Watch Apple's New iPad mini TV Ads – Books and Photos Updated

by Filip Truta, November 12th, 2012
New iPad commercials continue to emphasize features through music
 

BitTorrent Trackers Disrupted by DDOS Attacks Launched by Unhappy Hacker

The attacker initiated the operation because What.cd refused to give him an invite
by Eduard Kovacs, November 12th, 2012
 

Free Skyfall DLC for 007 Legends Now Available on PS3, Soon on PC and Xbox 360

Go on new adventures based on the latest Bond movie in the recent game
by Andrei Dobra, November 12th, 2012
 

Nokia Launches Lumia 920 in UAE, Pre-Orders Already Sold Out

Lumia 820 announced as well, both arrive on shelves next week
by Ionut Arghire, November 12th, 2012
“Warm Bodies,” New Zombie Rom-Com, Gets Two Trailers

“Warm Bodies,” New Zombie Rom-Com, Gets Two Trailers

by Elena Gorgan, November 12th, 2012
Zom-rom-com drops in theaters in February, just in time for Valentine’s Day
 

Climate Change Destroys Bamboo Forests, Threatens Global Panda Population

Both the pandas' natural habitats and the pandas themselves face extinction
by Laura Sinpetru, November 12th, 2012
 

Hacker Releases iOS 6.0.1 Jailbreak for A4 Devices

Sn0wbreeze v2.9.7 supports iPhone 4 and below, downgrades to older firmware
by Filip Truta, November 12th, 2012
 

Ubuntu 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal) Review

The follow-up to the successful Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS is here
by Silviu Stahie, November 12th, 2012
 

Samsung ATIV Odyssey Spotted in Leaked Press Photo

The Windows Phone 8 device should arrive at Verizon in December
by Ionut Arghire, November 12th, 2012
McDonald’s Records Conversations for “Quality Assurance Purposes”

McDonald’s Records Conversations for “Quality Assurance Purposes”

by Eduard Kovacs, November 12th, 2012
The establishment at Sydney Airport records both audio and video
 

Nokia 808 PureView Now Available at Rs. 25,000 in India

The 41MP Symbian handset is being sold unlocked and SIM free
by Ionut Arghire, November 12th, 2012
 
 

Confidential Info on Apple’s SBB Clock License Gets Leaked

Cupertino pays 20 million Swiss francs / $21 million / €17 million
by Filip Truta, November 12th, 2012
Microsoft Surface Tablet Gets Run Over by Car, Survives

Microsoft Surface Tablet Gets Run Over by Car, Survives

by Bogdan Popa, November 12th, 2012
The Surface once again proves to be a very durable device
 

Source 2 Engine Confirmed by Valve’s Gabe Newell

A new video shows the Valve boss confirming to people that a new engine is coming
by Andrei Dobra, November 12th, 2012
Leaked Photo of ZTE Nubia Z5 Emerges

Leaked Photo of ZTE Nubia Z5 Emerges

by Ionut Arghire, November 12th, 2012
A quad-core smartphone packing a 5-inch full HD screen
 

World's Oldest Father Is PETA's Latest Poster Boy

The man fathered a child at age 96, PETA says his vegetarian diet did the trick
by Laura Sinpetru, November 12th, 2012
 

Skype for Windows Phone 8 Now Available in a Preview Flavor

With People Hub integration, new notification capabilities
by Ionut Arghire, November 12th, 2012
 

Kat Von D Splits from Deadmau5

Tattoo artist announces the breakup on Twitter, calls it a lesson learned
by Elena Gorgan, November 12th, 2012
 

Ashley Judd Running for Senator in Kentucky

Actress says she isn’t ruling out the possibility but won’t commit just yet
by Elena Gorgan, November 12th, 2012
“Elite: Dangerous” May Be the Most Exciting Space-Based Game of All Time

“Elite: Dangerous” May Be the Most Exciting Space-Based Game of All Time

by Cosmin Vasile, November 11th, 2012
The sequel to one of the most successful games in history is now up for funding
 

Download Linux Kernel 3.7 Release Candidate 5

Prepare to test the fifth RC of the upcoming Linux 3.7 kernel
by Marius Nestor, November 11th, 2012
 

Script of the Day: MyClientBase

A CodeIgniter-based client and invoice management suite
by Catalin Cimpanu, November 11th, 2012