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About 115 articles found for 13 February 2013:

 

Too Much Money Is Spent on Trying to Protect India's Tigers

Other endangered species also need help, rarely get it
by Laura Sinpetru, February 13th, 2013
Student Figures Out a Way to Harvest Electricity from Thin Air

Student Figures Out a Way to Harvest Electricity from Thin Air

by Laura Sinpetru, February 13th, 2013
Dennis Siegel's electromagnetic harvester soaks electricity from its surroundings
 

Spotlight: Wooden Earphones Deliver Both Sound Quality and Environmental Protection

The Woodbuds are made solely from sustainable plantation hardwood and bioplastic
by Laura Sinpetru, February 13th, 2013
 

Pidgin 2.10.7 Brings Numerous Fixes and Improvements

This release includes lots of improvements for Yahoo, MSN, Gadu-Gadu and IRC protocols
by Marius Nestor, February 13th, 2013
 

InCycle: Puma Rolls Out Its First 100% Recyclable or Biodegradable Range of Products

The new range features jackets, t-shirts, flip-flops, tracksuit trousers and a backpack
by Laura Sinpetru, February 13th, 2013
DRM for HTML Proposal Discussed by W3C, the Bad Idea That Won't Go Away

DRM for HTML Proposal Discussed by W3C, the Bad Idea That Won't Go Away

by Lucian Parfeni, February 13th, 2013
The idea is supported by Microsoft, Google and Netflix and won't die anytime soon
 

Emu Gets Stolen from Sydney Wildlife Park, Apparently for No Reason

Park employees maintain that the bird has almost no monetary value
by Laura Sinpetru, February 13th, 2013
 

Nokia Talks Package Tracker, Powered by HERE Maps

An easy to use app for keeping track of parcels on Windows Phones
by Ionut Arghire, February 13th, 2013
 

Free Disk Cleaner and Defragmenter

Remove file clutter from drives and web browsers
by Ionut Ilascu, February 13th, 2013
Download Nokia Winter Ski & Ride for Windows Phone 8

Download Nokia Winter Ski & Ride for Windows Phone 8

by Ionut Arghire, February 13th, 2013
A great app for the winter season, with free lessons, leaderboards, maps and more
 

O.J. Simpson Threw a Super Bowl Party in His Prison Cell

He might be in debt and under lock for 33 years, but he’s determined to have fun
by Elena Gorgan, February 13th, 2013
 

Asetek Intros Liquid Cooling for Data Centers, Impresses Department of Defense

More effective and power-efficient than the active alternative
by Sebastian Pop, February 13th, 2013
 

Viral of the Day: Thirsty Marco Rubio Must Have Water

Senator Marco Rubio delivers Republican response to Obama’s State of the Union address
by Elena Gorgan, February 13th, 2013
Oracle Argues Copying Chapter Titles Is Copyright Infringement in New Google Lawsuit

Oracle Argues Copying Chapter Titles Is Copyright Infringement in New Google Lawsuit

by Lucian Parfeni, February 13th, 2013
The company appealed the court decision which said Java APIs are not copyrightable
 

Samsung Project J Includes an Android Smartwatch

It will ship with an arm band, bike mount and pouch, rumor has it
by Sebastian Pop, February 13th, 2013
HP's New Printer Is a Guinness Record Setter

HP's New Printer Is a Guinness Record Setter

by Sebastian Pop, February 13th, 2013
It is the fastest printer ever made, apparently, much to the company's pride
 

Peanut Butter Joke Leads to Lawsuit Filed Against TSA Worker

Man jokingly says his peanut butter is explosive, gets arrested, retaliates
by Laura Sinpetru, February 13th, 2013
Mozilla Makes Firefox for Windows 8 with Metro UI Available for Testers

Mozilla Makes Firefox for Windows 8 with Metro UI Available for Testers

by Bogdan Popa, February 13th, 2013
An early version of the browser is now available in mozilla-central
 

Nike: Music Should Be Body-Controlled

The company didn't use that precise wording but it did mention the idea
by Sebastian Pop, February 13th, 2013
 

RocksteadyXS, a Wireless Speaker with Bluetooth

Made by killer Concepts, it promises a long battery life
by Sebastian Pop, February 13th, 2013
Justin Timberlake to Go on Summer Tour with Jay-Z

Justin Timberlake to Go on Summer Tour with Jay-Z

by Elena Gorgan, February 13th, 2013
The tour will be in support of Justin’s comeback album, will include 13 dates tops
 

Amazing Heaven Benchmark 4.0 Released for Linux

The developers from UNIGINE Corp. have implemented a few new major features
by Silviu Stahie, February 13th, 2013
 

Multiplayer and Its Elimination from BioShock Infinite Were Part of the Creation Process

The team didn't believe in the multiplayer prototypes, so the whole mode was scrapped
by Andrei Dobra, February 13th, 2013
With or Without Apple, the “iWatch” Market Is Worth Billions, Says ABI Research

With or Without Apple, the “iWatch” Market Is Worth Billions, Says ABI Research

by Filip Truta, February 13th, 2013
Apple is rumored to be working on a smart watch with a team of 100
 

February 18, 2013 Is NVIDIA GeForce Titan Day of Arrival

The mighty GK110-based adapter will rock the world in five days' time
by Sebastian Pop, February 13th, 2013
 

2013 State of the Union Address: President Obama Talks Climate Change

Barack Obama admits that the United States must tackle climate change, global warming
by Laura Sinpetru, February 13th, 2013
 

Jawbone Headset/Speaker Owner Accounts Hacked

Some users of the MyTalk service may want to change their e-mail passwords and such
by Sebastian Pop, February 13th, 2013
 

ASUS Intros RT-N12HP Wireless-N300 Router

It has two very long antennas that can be detached if distance isn't an issue
by Sebastian Pop, February 13th, 2013
Flash Player 11.6 Addresses Multiple Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities

Flash Player 11.6 Addresses Multiple Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities

by Ionut Ilascu, February 13th, 2013
Most of the security problems could lead to unauthorized code execution
 

Christopher Dorner Killed, Charred Remains Found in Big Bear Cabin

The manhunt is officially over, police are waiting for identification of the body
by Elena Gorgan, February 13th, 2013
 

OS X 10.9 Petition Asks for ZFS and OpenGL 4.3 Support

Users want “a modern file system able to address huge drives and provide stability”
by Filip Truta, February 13th, 2013
PlayStation 4 and Xbox 720 Won't Be Backwards Compatible, EA Hints

PlayStation 4 and Xbox 720 Won't Be Backwards Compatible, EA Hints

by Andrei Dobra, February 13th, 2013
Next-gen consoles won't be able to play Xbox 360 or PS3 games
 

Bem Wireless Bluetooth Speaker Plugs Straight into Power Sockets

The device, which has no cable or power brick, has a USB port too
by Sebastian Pop, February 13th, 2013
New Webcam from Logitech Has Extra-Wide Field of View

New Webcam from Logitech Has Extra-Wide Field of View

by Sebastian Pop, February 13th, 2013
It avoids the fish eye distortion and makes for a good means of videoconferencing
 

Ozone Hole Shrinks, Finds Itself at Its Smallest in 10 Years

Specialists say the ozone hole over the Antarctica is way smaller than it used to be
by Laura Sinpetru, February 13th, 2013
Jennifer Lawrence Sucks Thumb While Holding Teddy Bear at Airport – Photo

Jennifer Lawrence Sucks Thumb While Holding Teddy Bear at Airport

by Elena Gorgan, February 13th, 2013
Star flies into London, pranks the paparazzi – presumably
 

EK-VGA Supremacy HWBOT Edition Waterblock Now Live

A high-performance liquid cooling component for AMD and NVIDIA cards
by Sebastian Pop, February 13th, 2013
 

Diabetic Dogs Cured with Gene Therapy

Researchers hope to soon roll out a clinical trial involving human patients
by Laura Sinpetru, February 13th, 2013
4 Killed in Brazil Carnival Float Fire [Reuters]

4 Killed in Brazil Carnival Float Fire Reuters

by Elena Gorgan, February 13th, 2013
Tragedy marks final day of the Carnival, raises more safety questions
 

The Beer Belly Is a Myth, Nutritionist Says

Beer has fewer calories than wine, spirits and orange juice, Dr. O'Sullivan maintains
by Laura Sinpetru, February 13th, 2013
 

Apple’s “iWatch” Is Being Designed by a Team of 100 People Bloomberg

The technology giant is finally tackling wearable computing, sources suggest
by Filip Truta, February 13th, 2013
Free Kat and Emmet DLC Now Available for PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale

Free Kat and Emmet DLC Now Available for PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale

by Andrei Dobra, February 13th, 2013
Two new fighters and a special stage can now be downloaded
 

Diablo 3 Players Are Dependent on Auction House, Says Senior Game Designer

The team wants to encourage them to focus on crafted equipment
by Andrei Dumitrescu, February 13th, 2013
 

ROSA Desktop.Fresh GNOME 2012 Distro Is Now Out

The latest version of ROSA Desktop.Fresh GNOME 2012 can be downloaded from Softpedia
by Silviu Stahie, February 13th, 2013
iPhone 5S/6 Won’t Have an OLED Display, Tim Cook Suggests

iPhone 5S/6 Won’t Have an OLED Display, Tim Cook Suggests

by Filip Truta, February 13th, 2013
That much we can figure out after hearing the man’s Goldman Sachs speech
 

Coming Asteroid Worth $195B in Metals and Propellant

For the time being, the only problem is figuring out a way to catch it
by Laura Sinpetru, February 13th, 2013
 

Pink Planet to Appear in the Sky This Month

Scientists say Mercury will be making a very special appearance
by Laura Sinpetru, February 13th, 2013
 

With GRiT Augmented Reality Earphones, Nothing Qualifies as Noise Anymore

They use the AMBi technology that delivers an “unmatched” experience
by Sebastian Pop, February 13th, 2013
Kate Middleton’s Baby Bump Photos Trigger Stern Palace Response

Kate Middleton’s Baby Bump Photos Trigger Stern Palace Response

by Elena Gorgan, February 13th, 2013
Photos of the pregnant Duchess will be printed in Italian magazine this week
 

Anonymous Tries, but Fails to Interrupt Obama’s State of the Union Address

The hacktivists don't seem to be discouraged, arguing that they've lost only one round
by Eduard Kovacs, February 13th, 2013
 

Garnet Red Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 LTE Launched

The tablet should show up in various countries over the next months
by Sebastian Pop, February 13th, 2013
 

Apple CEO Calls Greenlight Suit “A Silly Side Show”

“It’s not about whether they return cash to shareholders and not about how much”
by Filip Truta, February 13th, 2013
Watch: Matt Damon Goes on Toilet Strike

Watch: Matt Damon Goes on Toilet Strike

by Laura Sinpetru, February 13th, 2013
His goal is to raise awareness about the global clean-water shortage
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Download Now Diablo 3 Patch 1.0.7

The new update adds the Brawling (dueling) mechanic and features lots of bug fixes
by Andrei Dobra, February 13th, 2013
 

Android 4.2.2 Features and Improvements Brought to Light

New app notifications, quick settings toggles, security enhancements
by Ionut Arghire, February 13th, 2013
 

Watch: Skydiver Survives 13,000-Foot Fall

Gerardo Flores got away with some broken ribs and a lacerated tongue
by Laura Sinpetru, February 13th, 2013
 

“I Love Jenni” Returns for New Season After Jenni Rivera’s Death

Third season of the show premieres in April, will be followed by a special
by Elena Gorgan, February 13th, 2013
Intel Vows to Release TV over Internet Service by Year's End (2013)

Intel Vows to Release TV over Internet Service by Year's End (2013)

by Sebastian Pop, February 13th, 2013
It won't actually be Intel-branded, according to Intel media general manager
 

“Ape Woman” to Be Buried in Mexico 150 Years After Her Death

Rare medical condition caused the woman's body to be entirely covered in hair
by Laura Sinpetru, February 13th, 2013
Journey Success Will Be Hard to Improve on, Admits Game Creator

Journey Success Will Be Hard to Improve on, Admits Game Creator

by Andrei Dumitrescu, February 13th, 2013
The new title from the team will expand on some of its themes