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About 109 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
 

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
Picture of the Day: Paralyzed Piggy Gets Blue Wheelchair for Support

Picture of the Day: Paralyzed Piggy Gets Blue Wheelchair for Support

by Laura Sinpetru, February 14th, 2013
Chris P. Bacon cannot use his hind legs, needs help getting around
 

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

Both the PlayStation 4 and Xbox 720 are going to feature support for mobile devices
by Andrei Dobra, February 14th, 2013
Watch Live Asteroid 2012 DA14 Give Earth a Close Shave

Watch Live Asteroid 2012 DA14 Give Earth a Close Shave

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

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
Spotlight: Artist Decorates Discarded Objects with Disturbingly Realistic Natural Forms

Spotlight: Artist Decorates Discarded Objects with Disturbingly Realistic Natural Forms

by Laura Sinpetru, February 14th, 2013
Maskull Lasserre pays great attention to the details of his work
 

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

ExifCleaner can easily and quickly remove metadata info from photos
by Ionut Ilascu, February 14th, 2013
Trigger Gesture Launcher for Android Updated to 1.8.1

Trigger Gesture Launcher for Android Updated to 1.8.1

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

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

The list might change if more developers bring their titles to the Linux platform
by Silviu Stahie, February 14th, 2013
Anonymous Hackers Breach Major Bangladeshi Newspaper “The Daily Star”

Anonymous Hackers Breach Major Bangladeshi Newspaper “The Daily Star”

by Eduard Kovacs, February 14th, 2013
The hackers have defaced the site twice to display their message
 

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
Breakthrough Battery Has Triple Capacity, 10-Minute Recharge Time

Breakthrough Battery Has Triple Capacity, 10-Minute Recharge Time

by Sebastian Pop, February 14th, 2013
Normal lithium-ion batteries are small fires compared to it
 

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
Steve Wilkos Hit in the Head with Metal Bowl During On-Set Brawl – Video

Steve Wilkos Hit in the Head with Metal Bowl During On-Set Brawl

by Elena Gorgan, February 14th, 2013
Prop was used against Wilkos, caused temporary loss of vision
 

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
Suspicious-Looking Code Planted on Joomla Sites Hides Malware

Suspicious-Looking Code Planted on Joomla Sites Hides Malware

by Eduard Kovacs, February 14th, 2013
Avast! experts have analyzed the cleverly-obfuscated code
 

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

Younger sisters of the Kardashians are ready to get their start in the industry
by Elena Gorgan, February 14th, 2013
E. Coli Concerns Prompt Baby Spinach Recall

E. Coli Concerns Prompt Baby Spinach Recall

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

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

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

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

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
Epic Games Ready for Digital Future, Increased Flexibility

Epic Games Ready for Digital Future, Increased Flexibility

by Andrei Dumitrescu, February 14th, 2013
The company will create experiences tailor-made for audiences
 

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

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

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

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
Kim Kardashian, Kanye West at the Center of TSA Investigation

Kim Kardashian, Kanye West at the Center of TSA Investigation

by Elena Gorgan, February 14th, 2013
The two bypassed a security checkpoint, got special treatment at JFK
 

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
ENISA Analyzes Cloud Computing from Perspective of Critical Infrastructure Protection

ENISA Analyzes Cloud Computing from Perspective of Critical Infrastructure Protection

by Eduard Kovacs, February 14th, 2013
The EU agency makes some important recommendations for organizations
 

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

It comes in 8 GB, 16 GB, 32 GB, 64 GB and even 128 GB capacities
by Sebastian Pop, February 14th, 2013
HTC Sense 5.0 Screenshot Allegedly Taken on HTC G2

HTC Sense 5.0 Screenshot Allegedly Taken on HTC G2

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

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

Representatives of the Robin Hood Tax attend hearing to boost awareness in their mission
by Elena Gorgan, February 14th, 2013
DmC Devil May Cry Gets Bloody Palace DLC Mode and New Patch Next Week

DmC Devil May Cry Gets Bloody Palace DLC Mode and New Patch Next Week

by Andrei Dobra, February 14th, 2013
The add-on and update will go live for the PS3 and Xbox 360
 

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

Wife Deborra Furness is growing increasingly annoyed by the rumors, star admits
by Elena Gorgan, February 14th, 2013
Your Say: Windows Blue Won’t Save Microsoft

Your Say: Windows Blue Won’t Save Microsoft

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

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
Black Widow Bites Golfer, Golfer Squeezes the Venom Out Herself

Black Widow Bites Golfer, Golfer Squeezes the Venom Out Herself

by Elena Gorgan, February 14th, 2013
Swedish rookie golfer Daniela Holmqvist gets bitten, acts on it immediately
 

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