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About 110 articles found for 14 February 2013:

 

Download Swype Beta for Android 1.4.5

It may take up to 72 hours for existing users to update
by Cosmin Vasile, February 15th, 2013
 

Incoming 2013: Project Godus

A Populous revival that aims to create a choice-driven experience
by Andrei Dumitrescu, February 15th, 2013
 

Affordable Micromax A35 Bolt Arrives in India, Priced at $80/€60

The smartphone ships with Android 2.3 Gingerbread out of the box
by Cosmin Vasile, February 15th, 2013
Beyond: Two Souls Developer Has Another Three Games Planned

Beyond: Two Souls Developer Has Another Three Games Planned

by Andrei Dumitrescu, February 14th, 2013
One new title might be launched on the new PlayStation 4
Next Gen Consoles Will Interconnect with Tablets and Phones, EA Says

Next Gen Consoles Will Interconnect with Tablets and Phones, EA Says

by Andrei Dobra, February 14th, 2013
Both the PlayStation 4 and Xbox 720 are going to feature support for mobile devices
 

Watch Live Asteroid 2012 DA14 Give Earth a Close Shave

NASA is live streaming the event as seen from several observatories
by Lucian Parfeni, February 14th, 2013
 

Jennifer Love Hewitt Shows Off Sensational Figure on Shape Cover

Actress says working out has saved her life, considerably boosted her self esteem
by Elena Gorgan, February 14th, 2013
 

Anti-Piracy Group Steals Pirate Bay Website, Pirate Bay Threatens to Sue

Anti-piracy groups are against copyright infringement, unless they do it
by Lucian Parfeni, February 14th, 2013
Watch: Joaquin Phoenix Fakes Drowning, Hopes to Save Some Fish

Watch: Joaquin Phoenix Fakes Drowning, Hopes to Save Some Fish

by Laura Sinpetru, February 14th, 2013
Video shows the actor struggling to breathe underwater
 

New Owl Species Found in Indonesia

These birds only live on the island of Lombok, researchers maintain
by Laura Sinpetru, February 14th, 2013
 

Steam for Linux Client Officially Lands in Ubuntu Software Center

The client of the famous distribution platform has been launched
by Silviu Stahie, February 14th, 2013
Remove All EXIF Details from Images

Remove All EXIF Details from Images

by Ionut Ilascu, February 14th, 2013
ExifCleaner can easily and quickly remove metadata info from photos
 

Trigger Gesture Launcher for Android Updated to 1.8.1

The app enables users to launch apps or settings through gestures
by Ionut Arghire, February 14th, 2013
 

Acer Iconia W700P, Now with a Folio Keyboard Cover in Europe

The tablet is still the same old Windows 8 slate otherwise
by Sebastian Pop, February 14th, 2013
Top 10 Best Games on Steam for Linux So Far

Top 10 Best Games on Steam for Linux So Far

by Silviu Stahie, February 14th, 2013
The list might change if more developers bring their titles to the Linux platform
 

Scientists Give Lab Rats a Sixth Sense via Implants

Implants let the animals detect light in the infrared spectrum
by Sebastian Pop, February 14th, 2013
 

Sony Confirms Xperia ZL for Canada in April

The handset will be released via multiple wireless carriers
by Ionut Arghire, February 14th, 2013
Adobe Advises Users to Enable Protect View Until Reader Zero-Day Is Fixed

Adobe Advises Users to Enable Protect View Until Reader Zero-Day Is Fixed

by Eduard Kovacs, February 14th, 2013
The company provides instructions for regular customers and enterprises
 

Hoda Kotb: My Perfect Man Is Blake Shelton

Single Hoda says she’s still looking for her Mr. Right
by Elena Gorgan, February 14th, 2013
 

Intel's Latest Ultrabook Promo Video, the Deconstruction

The company shows what experiences can come to life with one
by Sebastian Pop, February 14th, 2013
Slain Reeva Steenkamp’s Final Tweets Were About Valentine’s Day

Slain Reeva Steenkamp’s Final Tweets Were About Valentine’s Day

by Elena Gorgan, February 14th, 2013
“Blade Runner” Oscar Pistorius shot and killed his girlfriend believing she was a robber
 

Epic Will Pull Offensive Lil Wayne Song

“Karate Chop (Remix)” will be released without Emmett Till offensive line
by Elena Gorgan, February 14th, 2013
 

Outlet Router from Satechi Is Small and Unassuming

The small item can be plugged into any random power socket
by Sebastian Pop, February 14th, 2013
Photo of “Newborn” 13-Year-Old Boy Goes Viral

Photo of “Newborn” 13-Year-Old Boy Goes Viral

by Laura Sinpetru, February 14th, 2013
The photo was taken by the kid's adoptive mother at his request
 

Will Ferrell Ejects Shaq from Lakers Game

Comedian makes surprise appearance as a redcoat, acts the part all the way
by Elena Gorgan, February 14th, 2013
Jenner Sisters Kylie and Kendall Launch Clothing Line

Jenner Sisters Kylie and Kendall Launch Clothing Line

by Elena Gorgan, February 14th, 2013
Younger sisters of the Kardashians are ready to get their start in the industry
 

E. Coli Concerns Prompt Baby Spinach Recall

Taylor Farms Retail, Inc. decides to recall several Organic Baby Spinach products
by Laura Sinpetru, February 14th, 2013
 

LG Ships 55-Inch OLED TV in South Korea

The display is one of several interesting TV sets set to launch this year
by Sebastian Pop, February 14th, 2013
 

Lady Gaga Cancels Entire Tour, Will Have Hip Surgery

Singer’s condition is worse than anticipated, Born This Way Ball tour is off
by Elena Gorgan, February 14th, 2013
Samsung REX Series of Feature Phones Officially Unveiled in India

Samsung REX Series of Feature Phones Officially Unveiled in India

by Cosmin Vasile, February 14th, 2013
The handsets are priced from $80/ €60 and going up to $120/ €90
 

Man Unwillingly Races at 125 Mph After Finding He Has No Brakes

The French driver's journey ended when the car crashed in Belgium
by Laura Sinpetru, February 14th, 2013
 

Nook Sales Weak, B&N Reveals As It Suffers Losses Reuters

The bookstore chain will lose more money than it expected for the current fiscal year
by Sebastian Pop, February 14th, 2013
 

iOS 6.1.2 Is on the Way with Battery & Networking Fixes

Update to address excess Exchange activity involving recurring calendar events
by Filip Truta, February 14th, 2013
 

Alyson Hannigan Gets Restraining Order Against Mentally Unstable Stalker

Actress seeks protection from guy who harassed her online, threatened to kill her
by Elena Gorgan, February 14th, 2013
Former Xbox Engineer Criticizes Microsoft's Xbox 360 Strategy

Former Xbox Engineer Criticizes Microsoft's Xbox 360 Strategy

by Andrei Dobra, February 14th, 2013
The closed platform and its clunky interface will drive people away
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OS4 Enterprise 4.0 Server and Desktop Distributions Available for Purchase

The makers of OS4 OpenDesktop have decided to release a custom Enterprise version
by Silviu Stahie, February 14th, 2013
 

World's First Earth Hour Forest Unveiled in Uganda

WWF Uganda intends to plant 500,000 indigenous trees on 2,700 hectares of degraded land
by Laura Sinpetru, February 14th, 2013
Wikipedia Crowdsources Vandalism Protection to Mobile Users, Mobile Editing on Its Way

Wikipedia Crowdsources Vandalism Protection to Mobile Users, Mobile Editing on Its Way

by Lucian Parfeni, February 14th, 2013
Wikipedia is building up its mobile tools as more and more people make the switch
 

Brazilian “iPhone” Maker Wins Right to Sell Devices in Brazil

Apple appealed the INPI’s decision to allow sales of Android-powered “iPhones”
by Filip Truta, February 14th, 2013
 

Christopher Dorner $1 Million (€745K) Reward: Loophole Ensures No One Gets Paid

Several people were instrumental in cornering alleged killer, none will get any reward
by Elena Gorgan, February 14th, 2013
Cybercriminals Exploit Microsoft Office Flaws to Attack Uyghur Mac Users

Cybercriminals Exploit Microsoft Office Flaws to Attack Uyghur Mac Users

by Eduard Kovacs, February 14th, 2013
Experts from Kaspersky and AlienVault have analyzed the campaign
 

Micromax A116 Canvas HD Now Back in Stock (Updated)

The smartphone is available for purchase for only $260/€190
by Cosmin Vasile, February 14th, 2013
 

Existence of Bigfoot Allegedly Proved by Bulletproof DNA Study

The first Bigfoot's parents were a modern human female and an unidentified male primate
by Laura Sinpetru, February 14th, 2013
Core i7-4800MQ and i7-4900MQ Intel Haswell CPUs Up for Pre-Order
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Core i7-4800MQ and i7-4900MQ Intel Haswell CPUs Up for Pre-Order

Despite availability being set for three months from now, listings appear
by Sebastian Pop, February 14th, 2013
 

Apple TV 5.2 Jailbreak Officially Released

“Big thanks goes to the evad3rs for making much of this possible”
by Filip Truta, February 14th, 2013
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Update Tweaks Deagle and Glock, Fixes Bugs

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Update Tweaks Deagle and Glock, Fixes Bugs

by Andrei Dobra, February 14th, 2013
The new patch adds new matchmaking options and can now be downloaded via Steam
 

Solange Knowles Steals Beyonce’s Thunder at HBO Movie Premiere

Singer shows off flawless pins in incredibly short dress
by Elena Gorgan, February 14th, 2013
PicoDrive J3 USB 3.0 Flash Drive Launched by Green House

PicoDrive J3 USB 3.0 Flash Drive Launched by Green House

by Sebastian Pop, February 14th, 2013
It comes in 8 GB, 16 GB, 32 GB, 64 GB and even 128 GB capacities
 

HTC Sense 5.0 Screenshot Allegedly Taken on HTC G2

It shows new, cleaner and simpler looks coming to HTC’s Android devices
by Ionut Arghire, February 14th, 2013
 

iPhone 6 with 4.8-Inch Display Coming in June 2014 – Analyst

Peter Misek of Jefferies releases estimate on Apple’s product roadmap
by Filip Truta, February 14th, 2013
 

Watch: All There Is to Know About Coming Asteroid 2012 DA14

NASA video wishes to reassure the public that the asteroid will not hit us on February 15
by Laura Sinpetru, February 14th, 2013
Photo of the Day: Robin Hood Photobombs Jack Lew in Senate Hearing

Photo of the Day: Robin Hood Photobombs Jack Lew in Senate Hearing

by Elena Gorgan, February 14th, 2013
Representatives of the Robin Hood Tax attend hearing to boost awareness in their mission
 

NVIDIA Q4 FY 2013 Earnings: $1.1 Billion Revenue (820 Million Euro)

Compared to the same period the year before, things are looking up
by Sebastian Pop, February 14th, 2013
Hugh Jackman Denies Gay Rumors in THR Interview

Hugh Jackman Denies Gay Rumors in THR Interview

by Elena Gorgan, February 14th, 2013
Wife Deborra Furness is growing increasingly annoyed by the rumors, star admits
 

Your Say: Windows Blue Won’t Save Microsoft

Readers believe that a new Windows version can’t stop Microsoft’s decline
by Bogdan Popa, February 14th, 2013
 

Taylor Swift's Ex, Conor Kennedy, Arrested over Protest in Washington DC

His father, Robert F. Kennedy Jr., and actress Daryl Hannah also took part in the protest
by Laura Sinpetru, February 14th, 2013
 

Family Awarded $63M Following Lawsuit Against Johnson & Johnson

The family's 7-year-old experienced a life-threatening reaction to the company's Motrin
by Laura Sinpetru, February 14th, 2013
Google Search for Android Updated with Movie Cards and Google Now Widget

Google Search for Android Updated with Movie Cards and Google Now Widget

by Cosmin Vasile, February 14th, 2013
The new version of the application supports US college sports
 

Rapper DMX Arrested for Driving Without a License

Star is busted at gas station in South Carolina, is released after paying fine
by Elena Gorgan, February 14th, 2013