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About 121 articles found for 12 February 2013:

 

Grammys 2013: Justin Bieber Rips Patrick Carney over Grammy Remark

Black Keys drummer Patrick Carney hinted that Bieber wasn’t “Grammy material”
by Raluca Anghel, February 12th, 2013
Supervolcano Forming Under the Pacific Ocean, Researchers Warn

Supervolcano Forming Under the Pacific Ocean, Researchers Warn

by Laura Sinpetru, February 12th, 2013
The volcano is the result of a collision between several continent-sized “piles” of rock
 

Valentine's Day Is One of the Worst Times to Go Kissing People

Flowers, chocolates and greeting cards are way better, specialists warn
by Laura Sinpetru, February 12th, 2013
 

Fitbit for Android Gets Updated with Bluetooth 4.0 Syncing

The first application of the kind to offer such functionality
by Ionut Arghire, February 12th, 2013
How to Avoid a Broken Heart This Valentine's Day, the PETA Way

How to Avoid a Broken Heart This Valentine's Day, the PETA Way

by Laura Sinpetru, February 12th, 2013
The answer is quite simple: eat your fruits and vegetables
 

Crysis Could Go Free-to-Play Using a Co-Op Mode, Crytek Admits

The franchise can easily be turned into a free online experience
by Andrei Dobra, February 12th, 2013
 

Dogs Can Understand Human Point of View, Study Says

Domestic dogs are more likely to disobey in a dark room than in a lit one
by Laura Sinpetru, February 12th, 2013
President Obama Might Issue Cybersecurity Executive Order by Wednesday [Reuters]

President Obama Might Issue Cybersecurity Executive Order by Wednesday Reuters

by Eduard Kovacs, February 12th, 2013
The DHS will be tasked with protecting critical infrastructures
 

Keyboard Driven Utility for Multipurpose Text Interaction

A tool to search text, convert units, translate and copy text using global hotkeys
by Octav Fedor, February 12th, 2013
 

BlackBerry Z10 Gets Torn to Pieces, Shows High-End Hardware

The handset is seen as a match for top-of-the-line handsets out there
by Ionut Arghire, February 12th, 2013
View Reminders on Windows Taskbar

View Reminders on Windows Taskbar

by Ionut Ilascu, February 12th, 2013
Simple and efficient event notification application
 

Toshiba Intros REGZA AT501 Tegra 3 10.1-Inch Tablet

It can be used independently or as a companion to REGZA TVs
by Sebastian Pop, February 12th, 2013
 

Tim Cook: Innovation Has “Never Been Stronger” at Apple

Wall Street may be disappointed, but Cook trusts his troops to “pull this off”
by Filip Truta, February 12th, 2013
 

Owl Gets Stuck in an SUV's Grill, Experiences the Journey of a Lifetime

The bird traveled at 60 mph trapped inside the grill, still managed to survive
by Laura Sinpetru, February 12th, 2013
Robo-Rat Created to Depress Normal Rats

Robo-Rat Created to Depress Normal Rats

by Sebastian Pop, February 12th, 2013
The assumption was that depressed rats moved around less
 

Facebook Sued over Like Button Patent Filed by Dead Dutch Developer

Facebook is used to patent trolls, though any lawsuit like this ends up costing it money
by Lucian Parfeni, February 12th, 2013
 

Attorney Offers Free Valentine's Day Divorce

Nearly 500 people have submitted their applications, odds are many more will follow
by Laura Sinpetru, February 12th, 2013
 

Wizards of the Coast Ready to License Planescape Setting

The universe might be used for a new role-playing game
by Andrei Dumitrescu, February 12th, 2013
 

AMD's SeaMicro Server Being Adopted by Many Enterprises

The server, Freedom Fabric included, has been chosen by Livestream
by Sebastian Pop, February 12th, 2013
Google Set to Make $5 Billion, €3.7 Billion from Tablet Ads in 2013

Google Set to Make $5 Billion, €3.7 Billion from Tablet Ads in 2013

by Lucian Parfeni, February 12th, 2013
The company has always pushed to make it easier for people to get online
 

German Calendar Predicted the Pope's Resignation

Comic illustration from 2011 suggests the pope will resign after winning the lottery
by Laura Sinpetru, February 12th, 2013
 

Grammys 2013: Rihanna Wears Engagement Ring

Photo of star gets fans talking online: is she getting ready to walk down the aisle?
by Elena Gorgan, February 12th, 2013
 

Three New LCD Monitors Launched by Dell

The three UltraSharp models are called U3014, U2713H and U2913WM
by Sebastian Pop, February 12th, 2013
Anonymous Investigates Assassination of Tunisian Opposition Leader – Video

Anonymous Investigates Assassination of Tunisian Opposition Leader

by Eduard Kovacs, February 12th, 2013
Hacktivists have breached websites and official Facebook pages
 

Coca-Cola Killed Mother of Eight, Coroner Finds

The 30-year-old woman's soda addiction eventually proved deadly
by Laura Sinpetru, February 12th, 2013
 

Megan Fox’s Son Noah Makes First Public Appearance

4-month-old boy is accompanying his parents on trip to Rio de Janeiro
by Elena Gorgan, February 12th, 2013
 

WD Intros Latest TV Play Set-Top Box with Web Access

Normal cable accounts can go out the window once this thing is bought
by Sebastian Pop, February 12th, 2013
 

Russian Progress 50 Robot Spacecraft Reaches the ISS in Just Six Hours

The craft is carrying supplies for the ISS and is testing a new fast track trajectory
by Lucian Parfeni, February 12th, 2013
 

Carrie Underwood Denies Beef with Taylor Swift

People make up the most ridiculous things online, singer says in new interview
by Elena Gorgan, February 12th, 2013
Alabama Woman Sentenced to 12 Years in Prison for Role in Tax Fraud Schemes

Alabama Woman Sentenced to 12 Years in Prison for Role in Tax Fraud Schemes

by Eduard Kovacs, February 12th, 2013
She and her co-conspirators have filed over 1,000 false tax returns
 

Aliens: Colonial Marines Review (PC)

The multiplayer modes might be enough to redeem a weak single player
by Andrei Dumitrescu, February 12th, 2013
 

Samsung Officially Drops LG OLED Injunction Request

This is the follow-up to the reported decision of an amiable parting
by Sebastian Pop, February 12th, 2013
New Xbox 720 Specifications and Features Leak, Has Mandatory Kinect Sensor
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10nm Chips in 2015, Globalfoundries Reiterates

10nm Chips in 2015, Globalfoundries Reiterates

by Sebastian Pop, February 12th, 2013
The process will follow after 14nm, which will reach its prime in 2014
 

NY Mall Evacuated, Authorities Fear Roof Collapse

The decision to evacuate was taken after several stores witnessed major leaks
by Laura Sinpetru, February 12th, 2013
 

“Buckwild” Star Salwa Amin Arrested for Drug Possession

MTV reality star was hit with two counts of possession with intent to distribute
by Elena Gorgan, February 12th, 2013
 

Noctua Launches New Case Fan with 120mm Diameter

It has Anti-Stall Knobs and a price of 19.90 Euro / $21.90
by Sebastian Pop, February 12th, 2013
Oscars 2013: Zach Galifianakis Does Special Edition of “Between Two Ferns”

Oscars 2013: Zach Galifianakis Does Special Edition of “Between Two Ferns”

by Elena Gorgan, February 12th, 2013
Oscar nominees drop by for mini interviews in new Funny Or Die Special
 

Business Wire Possibly Hacked, Company Resets User Passwords (Updated)

The breaches that affected Twitter, NYT and The Washington Post were mentioned
by Eduard Kovacs, February 12th, 2013
 

Snowlinux 4 Cinnamon & E17 non-PAE Officially Announced

The latest version of this distributions can be downloaded from Softpedia
by Silviu Stahie, February 12th, 2013
Watch: Rihanna Releases Intimate Music Video for “Stay”

Watch: Rihanna Releases Intimate Music Video for “Stay”

by Elena Gorgan, February 12th, 2013
Touching song gets raw, pretty amazing visual companion
 

Watch: Tesla Model S “Gallons of Light” Commercial

The commercial is not an official one, but one made by a fan
by Laura Sinpetru, February 12th, 2013
Micromax A27 Ninja Finally Arrives in India, Priced at $65/€45

Micromax A27 Ninja Finally Arrives in India, Priced at $65/€45

by Cosmin Vasile, February 12th, 2013
The smartphone is available via leading retailers across the country
 

Verizon Details Software Update for DROID DNA

It will provide users with various enhancements, bug fixes
by Ionut Arghire, February 12th, 2013
 

Sharon Osbourne Bans Candles from Her Home

Star says she’s done with candles after January home fire
by Elena Gorgan, February 12th, 2013
 

Google+ Ditches the "Circles," Replaces Them with Find People Feature

Circles were one of Google+'s defining feature, but Google is now pushing beyond it
by Lucian Parfeni, February 12th, 2013
Hackers: Attacks on US Banks Will Be Resumed If All Copies of Film Are Not Removed

Hackers: Attacks on US Banks Will Be Resumed If All Copies of Film Are Not Removed

by Eduard Kovacs, February 12th, 2013
Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Cyber Fighters will resume Operation Ababil
 

Grammys 2013: Jennifer Lopez Saves Adele from Grammy Crasher

Vitalii Sediuk gets owned by JLo with a flick of the thumb, spends the night in jail
by Elena Gorgan, February 12th, 2013
 

Spotify Launches in Italy, Poland and Portugal, Now Available in 20 Countries

Its main competitor, Deezer, is available in a lot more places, but has fewer users
by Lucian Parfeni, February 12th, 2013
 

Download Skyfire Web Browser for iPad 5.1.0

16 brand new additions, including a RetailMeNot button and an Instafire extension
by Filip Truta, February 12th, 2013
 

FangBook X7, the Newest CyberPower PC Gaming Notebooks

The computer system developer makes full use of existing high-end hardware
by Sebastian Pop, February 12th, 2013
Dead Space 3 Captures United Kingdom Number One

Dead Space 3 Captures United Kingdom Number One

by Andrei Dumitrescu, February 12th, 2013
Followed by FIFA 13, Black Ops 2, Far Cry 3 and Hitman Trilogy
 

Montana TV Station Issues Zombie Warning, Claims It Was Hacked

KRTV apologizes but emergency alert could have been a viral ad, voices say
by Elena Gorgan, February 12th, 2013
 

ASUS Launches Two GeForce GTX 650 NVIDIA Graphics Cards

They are identical in all respects save for the memory capacities
by Sebastian Pop, February 12th, 2013
Cybersecurity Compliance and Best Practices Are Not the Same, Experts Warn

Cybersecurity Compliance and Best Practices Are Not the Same, Experts Warn

by Eduard Kovacs, February 12th, 2013
Security firm Norman has released an interesting white paper
 

New All-in-One PC Launched by Shuttle

It is larger than the already existing XPC Mini-PC Barebones
by Sebastian Pop, February 12th, 2013
 

Buying the Homefront IP Was a Great Deal for Crytek

The studio had already invested in the upcoming Homefront 2
by Andrei Dobra, February 12th, 2013
 

Microsoft Hints at Possible Full-Featured Surface Laptop

Company executives confirmed that more Surface products were in the works
by Bogdan Popa, February 12th, 2013
 

Grammys 2013: The Best of the Awards Show in GIFs

The biggest awards show in the music industry had many memorable moments
by Elena Gorgan, February 12th, 2013
Apple Announces Live Webcast of Goldman Sachs Conference, February 12, 2013

Apple Announces Live Webcast of Goldman Sachs Conference, February 12, 2013

by Filip Truta, February 12th, 2013
CEO Tim Cook will speak at approximately 7:15 a.m. PT/10:15 a.m. ET
 

Frutas: Java-Based Cross-Platform RAT

Symantec experts have analyzed the tool that is mainly used by Spanish hackers
by Eduard Kovacs, February 12th, 2013
 

Alligator Stuck in a Storm Drain Gets Help Getting Out

The animal was first spotted by a passerby who immediately informed local authorities
by Laura Sinpetru, February 12th, 2013
 

North Korea Confirms Third Nuclear Test to the Dismay of the International Community

The test was the most powerful to date and with the smallest device
by Lucian Parfeni, February 12th, 2013
Glass Shards in Ravioli Prompt Lean Cuisine Recall

Glass Shards in Ravioli Prompt Lean Cuisine Recall

by Laura Sinpetru, February 12th, 2013
Nestlé Prepared Foods Company voluntarily recalls the products
 

“Storage Wars” Star Mark Balelo Commits Suicide

Reality star’s desperate act may have been linked to prior drug arrest
by Elena Gorgan, February 12th, 2013
 

Download Now Skyrim Update 1.8 on PlayStation 3

A few bug fixes and background work the upcoming DLCs are included in the patch
by Andrei Dobra, February 12th, 2013
Watch: Epic Glacier Collapse Goes Viral

Watch: Epic Glacier Collapse Goes Viral

by Laura Sinpetru, February 12th, 2013
This impressive video was shot towards the end of January in Argentina's Patagonia region
 

LG Officially Unveils Optimus L Series II Ahead of MWC 2013

The Optimus L7 II dual will go on sale in Russia this week
by Cosmin Vasile, February 12th, 2013
 

Nokia Asha 310 Goes Official with Dual-SIM and Wi-Fi Capabilities

The first handset in Nokia’s Asha lineup to include both features
by Ionut Arghire, February 12th, 2013
 

Kickstart: Mountain Dew Rolls Out New Breakfast Drink

The beverage is set to appear on store shelves these following couple of weeks
by Laura Sinpetru, February 12th, 2013
 

Grammys 2013: CBS Says Dress Code Was Respected

Despite reports online saying otherwise, all outfits had been approved by the network
by Elena Gorgan, February 12th, 2013
Steve Ballmer Must Leave, Microsoft Needs an Outside CEO

Steve Ballmer Must Leave, Microsoft Needs an Outside CEO

by Bogdan Popa, February 12th, 2013
This is what a former employee said in a new interview
 

Mysterious SARS-like Virus Spreads to the UK

The 10th case of coronavirus known to science has been reported in the UK this week
by Laura Sinpetru, February 12th, 2013
 

“The Walking Dead” Returns, Sets New Ratings Record

AMC series is back on screen after third season break, bigger than ever
by Elena Gorgan, February 12th, 2013
 

Amanda Knox Gives First Interview to ABC’s Diane Sawyer

Interview will air on the same day her tell-all “Waiting to Be Heard” comes out
by Elena Gorgan, February 12th, 2013
Don Johnson Gets $19 Million (€14.1 Million) Payout from “Nash Bridges” Producers

Don Johnson Gets $19 Million (€14.1 Million) Payout from “Nash Bridges” Producers

by Elena Gorgan, February 12th, 2013
Actor is awarded damages in lawsuit, dispute is officially settled