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About 263 articles found for 15 January 2013:

 

BlackBerry Theme Studio 7.1 Beta Leaks Online

RIM has been working on this app release for a while now
by Ionut Arghire, January 16th, 2013
 

iPad 5 Design Will Take Cues from iPad mini, Says Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo

Researcher with investment bank KGI Securities issues his take on the iPad 5
by Filip Truta, January 16th, 2013
 

GNOME Shell Now Integrates Smooth Mouse Scrolling

The number of changes for this development version is quite large
by Silviu Stahie, January 16th, 2013
First HTC M7 Press Photo Leaks Ahead of Official Launch

First HTC M7 Press Photo Leaks Ahead of Official Launch

by Cosmin Vasile, January 16th, 2013
The flagship smartphone is expected to arrive at MWC 2013
 

Fedora 18 Screenshot Tour

The latest Fedora 18 Linux distribution is available on Softpedia
by Silviu Stahie, January 16th, 2013
 

Chromebox Helps Intel Dispose of Sandy Bridge CPUs

The newest use of the very small mini PC that looks almost like an external storage drive
by Sebastian Pop, January 16th, 2013
 

Kris Kross Announces Reunion for All-Star Concert

Famous ‘90s rap group will be making a surprising comeback into the spotlight
by Elena Gorgan, January 16th, 2013
 

Full Specs of RIM’s BlackBerry 10 Touch Phones Unveiled

The previously rumored Blackberry 10 London won't feature 4G connectivity
by Ionut Arghire, January 16th, 2013
Spotlight: Bio Furniture Is Made from Dirt and Agricultural Waste

Spotlight: Bio Furniture Is Made from Dirt and Agricultural Waste

by Laura Sinpetru, January 16th, 2013
Designer Adital Ela says her furniture is as green as it gets
 

OS X 10.8.3 Mountain Lion Fully Supported by Cocktail 6.3

Maintain adds compatibility for unreleased Mac OS version, bug fixes, and more
by Filip Truta, January 16th, 2013
 

Obsidian Is Working on Weapon Animation for Project Eternity

The team plans a more extensive mechanics update for next week
by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 16th, 2013
Curiosity to Drill Rock Shaped by Mars' Watery Past – Gallery

Curiosity to Drill Rock Shaped by Mars' Watery Past

by Lucian Parfeni, January 16th, 2013
Signs of water are everywhere around the Mars rover
 

Samsung Godiva for Verizon Spotted in Live Pictures, No QWERTY Keyboard

The smartphone has been confirmed to ship with Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean
by Cosmin Vasile, January 16th, 2013
 

Hoarder Gets Pinned Under Piles of His Belongings

The Canadian man was rescued by firefighters, when a relative noticed his disappearance
by Raluca Anghel, January 16th, 2013
Korean Artist Turns Cooking Pot Into MIDI-Power Musical Instrument

Korean Artist Turns Cooking Pot Into MIDI-Power Musical Instrument

by Sebastian Pop, January 16th, 2013
Music-producing electronic device may be a more accurate description
 

Valve Will Talk Team Fortress 2 and Virtual Reality Goggles at GDC

The company is expected to reveal more hardware in 2014
by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 16th, 2013
 

Anna Kendrick Tweets About Ryan Gosling, Tweet Goes Viral

By her own admission, she enjoyed “Gangster Squad” a bit too much
by Elena Gorgan, January 16th, 2013
 

NVIDIA: Tegra 4 Will Be Faster Than Apple iPad's A6X

There was no way the company would keep silent about recent benchmarks
by Sebastian Pop, January 16th, 2013
Google to Host First Project Glass Hackathons the First Chance to See It Live

Google to Host First Project Glass Hackathons the First Chance to See It Live

by Lucian Parfeni, January 16th, 2013
Project Glass is still nowhere near completion, but Google wants people working on it
 

Soot Listed as the Second Largest Contributor to Global Warming

Its impact on the planet has been downplayed for many years, study finds
by Laura Sinpetru, January 16th, 2013
 

Megan Fox Compares Lindsay Lohan to Marilyn Monroe in Esquire Interview

Star talks fame, aliens and leprechauns, religion, family and Lindsay Lohan
by Elena Gorgan, January 16th, 2013
NVIDIA Quadro and Tesla Card Waterblocks Launched by EK

NVIDIA Quadro and Tesla Card Waterblocks Launched by EK

by Sebastian Pop, January 16th, 2013
NVIDIA's professional and supercomputer graphics cards get better cooling
 

Fedora Utils 3.0.0 Improves Linux Kernel Removal Process

The latest version of Fedora Utils can be downloaded from Softpedia
by Silviu Stahie, January 16th, 2013
 

Hubble to Take Six More Deep Space Photos, Peeking Further than Ever Before

Hubble's iconic Deep Field photo of 1996 is still one of the most recognizable
by Lucian Parfeni, January 16th, 2013
Enermax Refashions Best-Selling Case, Ostrog GT Debuts

Enermax Refashions Best-Selling Case, Ostrog GT Debuts

by Sebastian Pop, January 16th, 2013
Since it serves to start the year with something new, so Enermax did just that
 

Massive Improvements in New Linux Nvidia Driver 313.18, Download Now

Nvidia has just launched a huge update for their Linux driver
by Silviu Stahie, January 16th, 2013
 

Download Tagged iOS 7.0

Simplified menu, notifications accessible from anywhere in the app, bug fixes
by Filip Truta, January 16th, 2013
Viral of the Day: Jerzy Janowicz’s Meltdown at Australian Open 2013

Viral of the Day: Jerzy Janowicz’s Meltdown at Australian Open 2013

by Elena Gorgan, January 16th, 2013
Tennis ace gets into screaming match with chair umpire believing he’d been wronged
 

Download Temple Run 2 iOS

“The sequel to the smash hit phenomenon that took the world by storm!”
by Filip Truta, January 16th, 2013
 

The GtkFrame Now Draws a Background in GTK+ 3.7.6

The latest development of GTK+ can now downloaded from Softpedia
by Silviu Stahie, January 16th, 2013
 

Sandy Hook Conspiracy: Truthers Harass Newtown Man Who Helped Survivors

Truthers believe that the massacre was a hoax created by the Obama administration
by Raluca Anghel, January 16th, 2013
 

Rugged Windows Tablet Launched by DAP

Made for enterprises, the MT1010 runs Windows 7 but can handle Windows 8 as well
by Sebastian Pop, January 16th, 2013
Disney Infinity Gets Huge Batch of Screenshots

Disney Infinity Gets Huge Batch of Screenshots

by Andrei Dobra, January 16th, 2013
Check out characters from Toy Story, Pirates of the Caribbean, Monsters Inc. and more
 

River Phoenix’s Final Movie, “Dark Blood,” Premieres at Miami Film Festival

George Sluizer has managed to complete the movie, two decades after actor’s death
by Elena Gorgan, January 16th, 2013
 

T-Mobile’s Galaxy Note II Receives Software Update

It might be Samsung’s fix for the Exynos security flaw
by Ionut Arghire, January 16th, 2013
Oneiric Backport Kernel Vulnerability Plugged in Ubuntu 10.04 LTS

Oneiric Backport Kernel Vulnerability Plugged in Ubuntu 10.04 LTS

by Silviu Stahie, January 16th, 2013
The user can update the operating system to get rid of the problem
 

XCOM Success Does Not Mean Turn-Based Revival

The game is comparable to Starcraft 2 in real-time strategy market
by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 16th, 2013
 

Intel Offers All Ethernet Adapters Drivers in One File

It includes all Ethernet Network drivers for Microsoft Windows, Linux and FreeBSD
by Iulian Pascal, January 16th, 2013
 

Drobo 5N NAS, Drobo's Fastest Network Storage Device Yet

It has advanced data protection capabilities and supports both PCs and Macs
by Sebastian Pop, January 16th, 2013
 

Taylor Swift Wants to Hook Up with Bradley Cooper, He Shut Her Down

Newly single singer has turned for help to Jennifer Lawrence, says unconfirmed report
by Elena Gorgan, January 16th, 2013
Baby Humpback Whale Beaches in Hawaii, Dies Shortly After

Baby Humpback Whale Beaches in Hawaii, Dies Shortly After

by Laura Sinpetru, January 16th, 2013
The whale was merely a few days old, city workers took care of removing the body
 

More BlackBerry 10 Details Emerge in Leaked Training Materials

Possible specs of a BlackBerry 10 smartphone also emerge
by Ionut Arghire, January 16th, 2013
 

Toshiba Satellite U920t Ultrabook Convertible Gets New Drivers

Toshiba Sattelite U920t is a hybrid between an ultrabook and a tablet
by George Grigore, January 16th, 2013
Former Apple CEO Says the “Cheap iPhone” Is a Must [Bloomberg]

Former Apple CEO Says the “Cheap iPhone” Is a Must Bloomberg

by Filip Truta, January 16th, 2013
Apple will have no alternative but to lower the cost of the iPhone, says John Sculley
 

Aerocool Launches GT Series Power Supplies

Made for mainstream users and, in the case of the strongest models, gamers
by Sebastian Pop, January 16th, 2013
Walmart Canada Opens BlackBerry 10 Pre-Orders

Walmart Canada Opens BlackBerry 10 Pre-Orders

by Ionut Arghire, January 16th, 2013
Only select Walmart retail locations are accepting reservations
 

Watch: The NFL, a Bad Lip Reading

Video aims to answer ever burning question of what is actually being said on the field
by Elena Gorgan, January 16th, 2013
 

Picture of the Day: China's Air Pollution Spike As Seen from Space

NASA releases photos showing just how polluted this country's air is
by Laura Sinpetru, January 16th, 2013
PlayStation Network Goes Offline for Maintenance on January 17

PlayStation Network Goes Offline for Maintenance on January 17

by Andrei Dobra, January 16th, 2013
The online service won't be available tomorrow for 12 hours
 

HTC One SV LTE Now Available for Free in the UK via EE

The deal requires customers to sign up for a 24-month contract
by Cosmin Vasile, January 16th, 2013
Rogers Canada Kicks Off BlackBerry 10 Training

Rogers Canada Kicks Off BlackBerry 10 Training

by Ionut Arghire, January 16th, 2013
The carrier is getting ready for the official availability of BB10 devices
 

Cooliris iOS Now Supports Twitter and SmugMug

Version 2.4 continues to use Facebook, Instagram, Flickr, Renren, Picasa etc.
by Filip Truta, January 16th, 2013
Facebook Wanted Google to Power Graph Search, but Chose Bing for "Privacy"

Facebook Wanted Google to Power Graph Search, but Chose Bing for "Privacy"

by Lucian Parfeni, January 16th, 2013
Facebook is getting much more out of Bing than it would have gotten with Google
 

Square Enix Posts Final Fantasy Teaser Page

The fifth and sixth game in the series might get modern remakes
by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 16th, 2013
 

New uTorrent 3.3 Beta Available for Download

It fixes issue with metadata downloads taking too long
by Ionut Ilascu, January 16th, 2013
 

Tourist Killed in Honduras, Shot by a Gang for a Camera

A 33-year-old man was shot by robbers that took away his camera
by Raluca Anghel, January 16th, 2013
Download Viber 2.3 for BlackBerry

Download Viber 2.3 for BlackBerry

by Ionut Arghire, January 16th, 2013
With UI improvements, scrolling of messages, support for new languages
 

SUV Nearly Swallowed As Water Main Breaks in N.Y.

Extreme cold temperatures caused a horizontal split in the pipe
by Raluca Anghel, January 16th, 2013
 

Download the First BitTorrent Client for Windows RT and Surface RT

Here are the first apps that help you download files via the BitTorrent protocol
by Bogdan Popa, January 16th, 2013
Disney Announces Pricing Options for Infinity Figures and Packs

Disney Announces Pricing Options for Infinity Figures and Packs

by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 16th, 2013
Gamers will be able to get 17 characters and 40 items
 

46-Year-Old Apple Veteran Says His Goodbyes to Colleagues – Report

Jerry McDougal wants to spend more time with his family, sources say
by Filip Truta, January 16th, 2013
 

Windows 7 Starts 2013 as the Number 1 Operating System in the World

New statistics reveal that Windows 7 remains the top choice around the globe
by Bogdan Popa, January 16th, 2013
“I've Been Stolen” – 5-Year-Old Pennsylvania Girl Found, Speaks of Abduction

“I've Been Stolen” – 5-Year-Old Pennsylvania Girl Found, Speaks of Abduction

by Raluca Anghel, January 16th, 2013
Nailla Robinson went missing from William C. Bryant Elementary School on Monday
 

Dr. Sheldon Cooper Says Google Killed a Donkey, Lied About It

Google insists that its Street View car did not harm the animal in any way
by Laura Sinpetru, January 16th, 2013
 

Sofia Vergara’s Wedding Will Be Huge, Fun

Star says that she plans to throw a big bash for the day she ties the knot with fiancé
by Elena Gorgan, January 16th, 2013
 

4K Films to Be Sold on Blu-ray Discs in 2D and 3D

The HEVC/H.265 codec will have a lot of work to do from now on
by Sebastian Pop, January 16th, 2013
Windows Phone Developers Can Associate Multiple XAPs for One App

Windows Phone Developers Can Associate Multiple XAPs for One App

by Ionut Arghire, January 16th, 2013
They can have the same app targeting both WP7 and WP8
 

Jessica Simpson on Postponed Wedding: Eric Keeps Getting Me Knocked Up

Star promotes new NBC show, says pregnancy got in the way of her nuptials
by Elena Gorgan, January 16th, 2013
Aaron Swartz Prosecutor Accused of Driving Another Hacker to Commit Suicide

Aaron Swartz Prosecutor Accused of Driving Another Hacker to Commit Suicide

by Eduard Kovacs, January 16th, 2013
In 2008, Jonathan James took his own life after being charged with hacking
 

St. Louis School Shooting: Gunman Was Student, Shot Financial Aid Adviser

The incident occurred at the Stevens Institute of Business and Arts, in downtown St. Louis
by Raluca Anghel, January 16th, 2013
Diablo 3 Patch 1.0.7 Changelog Revealed, Out Now on Public Test Realm
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Orca 3.7.4 Has Better Firefox Speech Function

The latest version of the Orca package can be downloaded from Softpedia
by Silviu Stahie, January 16th, 2013
 

Ad Saying Electronic Cigarettes Are “Completely Harmless” Gets Banned

UK's Advertising Standards Authority labels the ad as misleading, bans it
by Laura Sinpetru, January 16th, 2013
Affordable 5-Inch ZTE U956 Spotted in Leaked Photos

Affordable 5-Inch ZTE U956 Spotted in Leaked Photos

by Ionut Arghire, January 16th, 2013
The handset is expected to cost only 1,499 Yuan ($240 / €180)
 

iOS 7 with “Crystal Interface” Envisioned

Game Center does away with “noise,” makes room for your content
by Filip Truta, January 16th, 2013
 

Ryan Gosling Loves to Knit

Actor says his ideal day would involve lots of knitting – and he’s not even joking
by Elena Gorgan, January 16th, 2013
Student Gored by Rhino During Safari in South Africa

Student Gored by Rhino During Safari in South Africa

by Raluca Anghel, January 16th, 2013
The 24-year-old woman suffered a collapsed lung and had several of her ribs broken
 

iPhone 5S Production to Kick Off This Summer, Says Jeffries

“Apple will likely start curtailing channel inventory,” according to Peter Misek
by Filip Truta, January 16th, 2013
 

Doomsday Clock Shows 5 Minutes to Midnight

Climate change, global warming expected to bring about the destruction of the human race
by Laura Sinpetru, January 16th, 2013
LG’s Optimus G2 Now Expected This Fall

LG’s Optimus G2 Now Expected This Fall

by Ionut Arghire, January 16th, 2013
The company might launch a 5.5-inch smartphone in February
 

HP and Lenovo Laptop Shipments to Drop 20%

Even though the fourth quarter of 2012 was weak, Q1 2013 is going to get worse
by Sebastian Pop, January 16th, 2013
 

Man Abandons Dog on Mountain, Gets 30 Hours of Community Service

Animal rights activists say Anthony's sentence should have been harsher
by Laura Sinpetru, January 16th, 2013
 

Drive a Zamboni Machine in Google's Latest Doodle Mini Game

The doodle celebrates the inventor of the ice resurfacing machine
by Lucian Parfeni, January 16th, 2013
 

Intel Scraps a Dozen Sandy Bridge CPUs

Twelve processors will be out of the market, more or less, by the end of July
by Sebastian Pop, January 16th, 2013
Injustice Comic Book Writer Wants to Feature All the Game's Characters

Injustice Comic Book Writer Wants to Feature All the Game's Characters

by Andrei Dobra, January 16th, 2013
Fans need to see what happened to the heroes and villains from the game
 

Cyberpunk 2077 Gets Behind-the-Scenes Trailer, More Concept Art

Gamers can learn how the dystopian future world was created
by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 16th, 2013
WBC Threatens to Picket Aaron Swartz Funerals, Anonymous Intervenes – Video

WBC Threatens to Picket Aaron Swartz Funerals, Anonymous Intervenes

by Eduard Kovacs, January 16th, 2013
The hacktivists have launched a campaign called OpAngel
 

1000 Cats Rescued from Being Killed and Served as Dinner

The felines owe their life to a traffic accident the truck transporting them got into
by Laura Sinpetru, January 16th, 2013
 

Windows Phone 7.8 Update Is Up to Manufacturers, Says Microsoft

The upgrade might not be pushed to some older smartphones after all
by Cosmin Vasile, January 16th, 2013
 

84-Inch 4K Touch Table Revealed by 3M

This is one of the few 4K products that isn't a TV or monitor
by Sebastian Pop, January 16th, 2013
LG to Launch Windows Phone 8 Handsets This Year

LG to Launch Windows Phone 8 Handsets This Year

by Ionut Arghire, January 16th, 2013
The company has yet to provide specific info on these devices
 

Here’s a Sign That Microsoft Surface RT May Actually Be a Hit

New data shows that the Surface RT is becoming a lot more popular these days
by Bogdan Popa, January 16th, 2013
 

Possible BlackBerry 10 Video Ad Spotted

RIM is expected to start airing more of these soon
by Ionut Arghire, January 16th, 2013
Microsoft Names 9-Year-Old as Certified Technology Specialist

Microsoft Names 9-Year-Old as Certified Technology Specialist

by Bogdan Popa, January 16th, 2013
He is the youngest MCTS in the history of the company
 

Vodka Saves Puppy from Dying of Poisoning

The puppy drank radiator fluid, risked losing its life
by Laura Sinpetru, January 16th, 2013
 

Download UC Browser 2.2.2 for Android Tablets

It comes with new features based on users’ feedback
by Cosmin Vasile, January 16th, 2013
“Terminator” Actor Edward Furlong Arrested for Domestic Violence Again

“Terminator” Actor Edward Furlong Arrested for Domestic Violence Again

by Elena Gorgan, January 16th, 2013
Troubled actor is being held on bail after third arrest in as many months
 

Horsemeat Found in Beef Burgers in Supermarkets

Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI) conducts random study, gets startling results
by Elena Gorgan, January 16th, 2013
Eternity Warriors 2 for Android Updated with New Items, UI Improvements

Eternity Warriors 2 for Android Updated with New Items, UI Improvements

by Cosmin Vasile, January 16th, 2013
It also brings some bug fixes and game performance enhancements
 

NTT DoCoMo to Launch Sony Xperia Tablet Z SO-03E (Pollux) in Spring

The slate should feature design similarities with Xperia Z
by Ionut Arghire, January 16th, 2013
 

Instapaper for Android Updated to Version 1.2

The new application comes with performance improvements and bug fixes
by Cosmin Vasile, January 16th, 2013
 

AMD to “Bet Heavily on Windows 8”

Even if the new OS isn’t selling well right now, it’ll soon take off, says AMD
by Bogdan Popa, January 16th, 2013
Download iTeleport iOS 6.1.3

Download iTeleport iOS 6.1.3

by Filip Truta, January 16th, 2013
Fixes black screen issue and a character problem in the compose window
 

Incoming 2013: DOTA 2

A remake of the essential MOBA experience with extra polish
by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 16th, 2013
 

Huawei’s Ascend D2 and Ascend Mate Receive Approvals in China

No info on when they might arrive on shelves has been unveiled so far
by Ionut Arghire, January 16th, 2013
DC Comic Writer Praises Injustice: Gods Among Us Story

DC Comic Writer Praises Injustice: Gods Among Us Story

by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 16th, 2013
The game created an interesting new universe with unique features
 

Apple Acknowledges OS X Mail Issue with EPS Attachments

Mountain Lion users advised to use a different attachment type, or a browser
by Filip Truta, January 15th, 2013
Ex-Dishonored Developer Says Choice Should Drive Violence in Games

Ex-Dishonored Developer Says Choice Should Drive Violence in Games

by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 15th, 2013
Developers and gamers should not feel threatened by censorship
 

Bill Gates Asked to Help Save HMV

Microsoft’s founder is one of the billionaires asked to donate money to HMV
by Bogdan Popa, January 15th, 2013
Microsoft Announces Windows Phone Next App Star Contest

Microsoft Announces Windows Phone Next App Star Contest

by Ionut Arghire, January 15th, 2013
Winners will have apps featured in the next Windows Phone TV ad
 

Wildman Focuses on Character Evolution, Has Soap Upgrade

The game can be compared with classic Civilization
by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 15th, 2013
Disney Infinity Is Official, Mixes Toys and Virtual World

Disney Infinity Is Official, Mixes Toys and Virtual World

by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 15th, 2013
The game will have 17 characters on launch, more coming soon after
 

Study Links Milk Consumption to Nobel Prizes

Nations that drink milk, eat dairy and chocolate are more likely to snag such awards
by Laura Sinpetru, January 15th, 2013
Sony Xperia Pro X Concept Phone Sports a Secondary Tactus Display

Sony Xperia Pro X Concept Phone Sports a Secondary Tactus Display

by Ionut Arghire, January 15th, 2013
The secondary display can expand the functionality of the device
 

Send Multiple SkyDrive Attachments with Mail Plus for Windows Phone

The app supports up to 125 attachments, the same number of recipients
by Ionut Arghire, January 15th, 2013
 

Healthy Women in the UK Might Soon Be Given Cancer Preventative Medication

Those who have a family history of cancer are the first on the list
by Laura Sinpetru, January 15th, 2013
 

Flushing Pet Fish Is Bad for the Environment, Study Finds

This practice can lead to non-native species taking over local ecosystems
by Laura Sinpetru, January 15th, 2013
Mortal Kombat to Be Resubmitted for Rating in Australia

Mortal Kombat to Be Resubmitted for Rating in Australia

by Andrei Dobra, January 15th, 2013
The violent game might receive one of the new R18+ classifications
 

Blizzard Now Offers Live Web Support for All Games

Gamers can also reach the company via phone or mail
by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 15th, 2013
 

Facebook Usage Drops Dramatically in the UK During the Holidays

It could be a fluke, but it could also signal a worrying trend
by Lucian Parfeni, January 15th, 2013
 

GNOME Settings Daemon 3.7.4 Supports Notification Filtering

This development release adds numerous new features and improvements
by Marius Nestor, January 15th, 2013
 

Japanese Salmon Bred from Surrogates Belonging to Other Species

Researchers hope this methodology will help them protect endangered species
by Laura Sinpetru, January 15th, 2013
 

foursquare for Symbian 2.0.985 Now Available for Download

It eliminates the “SSL handshake failed” errors previously plaguing the app
by Ionut Arghire, January 15th, 2013
Supermassive – New Physics-Based Game for iOS

Supermassive – New Physics-Based Game for iOS

by Filip Truta, January 15th, 2013
Find your way back to the black hole using only physics
 

New Leak Shows the BlackBerry 10 Native Clock

The new app will offer a wide range of functions from the same UI
by Ionut Arghire, January 15th, 2013
 

Windows 8’s Secure Boot Makes Acronis True Image Useless

Booting from a recovery image is not allowed with Secure Boot turned on
by Bogdan Popa, January 15th, 2013
 

Man Turns 760 Bicycles Into an Art Installation

This artist simply piled the bikes on top of one another, all the way to the ceiling
by Laura Sinpetru, January 15th, 2013
Facebook Introduces a Search Engine, to Make Google Obsolete

Facebook Introduces a Search Engine, to Make Google Obsolete

by Lucian Parfeni, January 15th, 2013
Facebook's big announcement was a search engine based on data inside Facebook
 

DHS Advises Users to Ditch Java, Despite Zero-Day Fix

Trend Micro provides some advice on how to minimize the risks in case you do need it
by Eduard Kovacs, January 15th, 2013
 

Linux Kernel Vulnerability Closed in Ubuntu 11.10

Users of Ubuntu 11.10 have been asked to update as soon as possible
by Silviu Stahie, January 15th, 2013
 

GNOME Boxes 3.7.4 Adds Smartcard Support to VMs

This development release adds several new features and fixes a few bugs
by Marius Nestor, January 15th, 2013
Xperia Z Spotted in Europe at €606 ($809) SIM-Free

Xperia Z Spotted in Europe at €606 ($809) SIM-Free

by Ionut Arghire, January 15th, 2013
The handset emerged at this price on a Slovakian retailer's website
 

Valve Reveals New Greenlight Approved Games

The list includes Akaneiro, Age of Decadence, War of the Overworld
by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 15th, 2013
 

iPhone IRC Client Colloquy 1.4 Adds /Ignore /Unignore

New version also brings a console for each connection, tweets, bug fixes
by Filip Truta, January 15th, 2013
 

Eye of GNOME 3.7.4 Improves the Search Plugin

The latest version of Eye of GNOME can be downloaded from Softpedia
by Silviu Stahie, January 15th, 2013
 

Microsoft Office 2013 Preview to Go Dark Today

Users will need to remove the preview version of Microsoft’s newest productivity suite
by Bogdan Popa, January 15th, 2013
Ubuntu Builder 2.3.4 Fixes MATE Installation

Ubuntu Builder 2.3.4 Fixes MATE Installation

by Silviu Stahie, January 15th, 2013
Users can download the latest Ubuntu Builder package from Softpedia
 

Battle Hardened DLC Out Now for Assassin's Creed 3 on PC

The new add-on includes three characters and three maps for the multiplayer
by Andrei Dobra, January 15th, 2013
 

Nautilus (Files) 3.7.4 Adds the --select Command-Line Option

The option allows users to force the selection of the passed-in URI
by Marius Nestor, January 15th, 2013
 

Mutter 3.7.4 Adds Support for Bypass Compositor Hints

This development release introduces 5 features and fixes 8 bugs
by Marius Nestor, January 15th, 2013
 

Samsung GALAXY Discover Arrives at Bell Canada

The smartphone is available for purchase for $200/€150 on no term
by Cosmin Vasile, January 15th, 2013
NetScape Portable Runtime Library Updated for Ubuntu 12.10

NetScape Portable Runtime Library Updated for Ubuntu 12.10

by Silviu Stahie, January 15th, 2013
Users will have to update the operating system in order to update the library
 

RIM Offers BlackBerry 10 Action Icons to App Developers

The company is looking for increased design consistency for the new OS
by Ionut Arghire, January 15th, 2013
 

Download Twitter iOS 5.2.1

Bug fix release for owners of iDevices equipped with iOS 5
by Filip Truta, January 15th, 2013
Lead Designer Regrets Lack of Weapon Variety of XCOM

Lead Designer Regrets Lack of Weapon Variety of XCOM

by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 15th, 2013
The game could also have benefited from more campaign options
 

Volume2 Offers Features Well Beyond Windows Volume Mixer

Control sound level by scrolling on the screen edges
by Ionut Ilascu, January 15th, 2013
 

Warner Bros. Working on John McAfee Biopic

Film is still in early development stages, fans go wild with excitement
by Elena Gorgan, January 15th, 2013
 

No Laws Forcing Google to Pay ISPs for YouTube Traffic in France, for Now

The issue is still being "debated" however, even though people already pay
by Lucian Parfeni, January 15th, 2013
 

Script of the Day: jHERE

A jQuery plugin for dealing with the Nokia Maps API
by Catalin Cimpanu, January 15th, 2013