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About 106 articles found for 17 December 2009:

 

Why Bosses Appear Incompetent

There is actually a good explanation for this
by Tudor Vieru, December 17th, 2009
AT&T Launches 3G Network in Vermont

AT&T Launches 3G Network in Vermont

by Ionut Arghire, December 17th, 2009
Plans more upgrades in the future
 

Analysis of Cellular Motions Puzzles Scientists

The cells appear to move in highly complex ways
by Tudor Vieru, December 17th, 2009
 

The Soldier Gets Two New Items for the TF2 War

A Death-defying pickaxe and a rally banner
by Florian Totu, December 17th, 2009
 

TF2 War Has Demoman On The Ropes

It's time for some “brains over brawns” for the Scots
by Florian Totu, December 17th, 2009
 

Submerged Cities Give Clues on Fighting Global Warming

Experts investigate ruins off the UK coast
by Tudor Vieru, December 17th, 2009
BlackBerry Bold 2 to Arrive at Canada's WIND Mobile

BlackBerry Bold 2 to Arrive at Canada's WIND Mobile

by Ionut Arghire, December 17th, 2009
Both on pre-paid and post-paid basis
 

Alanis Morissette Cured Depression with Running

Singer talks about how getting in shape got her through tough times
by Elena Gorgan, December 17th, 2009
 

The Latest uTorrent 2.1 Alpha Comes with Streaming Video Support

The release candidate version is now available for download
by Lucian Parfeni, December 17th, 2009
 

Broadcom Unveils New 1080p Video Mobile Processor

Also supporting 20 megapixel camera and 1 gigapixel rendering
by Ionut Arghire, December 17th, 2009
 

Quickly Create Even the Most Complex Maps

A program that you can use to create maps for personal or business use
by Alexandru Tanase, December 17th, 2009
LG eXpo Now Available from AT&T

LG eXpo Now Available from AT&T

by Ionut Arghire, December 17th, 2009
Priced at $199 on contract
 

The New Audi A8 Gets Google Earth

With full 3D terrain, local search and other Google services
by Lucian Parfeni, December 17th, 2009
 

LaCie and Symwave Team Up for SuperSpeed USB (3.0) Dual-Disk RAID Storage

2Big USB 3.0 will offer a burst read transfer speed of up to 275MB/s
by Sebastian Pop, December 17th, 2009
 

2010 Will See New Technological Trends

Many new technologies will make their way to the market
by Tudor Vieru, December 17th, 2009
 

50 Cent on Tiger Woods: He Should Have Been More Gangsta

Rapper says golfer couldn’t have been caught if he had acted tougher
by Elena Gorgan, December 17th, 2009
Futen KK Readies USB Flash Drive with Facial Recognition

Futen KK Readies USB Flash Drive with Facial Recognition

by Sebastian Pop, December 17th, 2009
End-users beware, technology is already watching
 

Mozilla Reveals Personas 2.0 for Firefox

With a brand-new site redesign and a new add-on
by Lucian Parfeni, December 17th, 2009
 

Mac OS X Bluetooth Bug Waiting for Fix

Developers discover faulty Bluetooth firmware by Broadcom
by Filip Truta, December 17th, 2009
 

Nexus One by HTC Receives GCF Certification

Shows only support for T-Mobile's airwaves
by Ionut Arghire, December 17th, 2009
Easily Remember Your Future Tasks

Easily Remember Your Future Tasks

by Cosmin Anton, December 17th, 2009
Plan and schedule your future tasks and projects with this small tool
 

Software Tells If van Gogh Is Authentic or Not

The program has been developed in the Netherlands
by Tudor Vieru, December 17th, 2009
Multi-Process Plugins Arrive in Firefox

Multi-Process Plugins Arrive in Firefox

by Lucian Parfeni, December 17th, 2009
Courtesy of Google Chrome source code
 

‘Alice in Wonderland’ Second Trailer: Inside Tim Burton’s Mad World

“Goth lunacy” made into art, movie critics are already saying of the film
by Elena Gorgan, December 17th, 2009
 

Motorola Backflip Spotted with AT&T Branding

Runs Android 1.5, lacks Google apps
by Ionut Arghire, December 17th, 2009
Awesome First ‘Iron Man 2’ Trailer Is Out

Awesome First ‘Iron Man 2’ Trailer Is Out

by Elena Gorgan, December 17th, 2009
“There will be blood in the water, and the sharks will come”
 

Earth Studies to Help Track Down Martian Life

Organisms may be still living on the Red Planet
by Tudor Vieru, December 17th, 2009
 

Blu-ray 3D Specification Completed by the Blu-ray Disk Association

Blu-ray disks and players are now capable of Full HD 1080p 3D graphics
by Sebastian Pop, December 17th, 2009
 

MSL Components Come Under Fire

The titanium ones may not be strong enough
by Tudor Vieru, December 17th, 2009
New Solutions in the 16,000 Apps-Wide Android Market

New Solutions in the 16,000 Apps-Wide Android Market

by Ionut Arghire, December 17th, 2009
Fandango in beta, Evernote goes final
 

Russia's DST Now Owns 5 Percent of Facebook

Having paid over $400 million for it
by Lucian Parfeni, December 17th, 2009
 

Dead Space 2 Details Are Talked Over

Co-op is a maybe, same boss fights, but Isaac is going to talk
by Florian Totu, December 17th, 2009
Bing Eats Away at Google and Yahoo

Bing Eats Away at Google and Yahoo

by Marius Oiaga, December 17th, 2009
Increases market share over 10%
 

Graphene Can Be Molded with Water

Droplets enable the creation of new structures
by Tudor Vieru, December 17th, 2009
 

Comprehensive Defragmentation from Ashampoo

Magical Defrag 3 ups defrag standard for home users
by Ionut Ilascu, December 17th, 2009
 

Development on VLC for Mac Suspended

Developers needed to continue work on the media player
by Filip Truta, December 17th, 2009
 

Jessica Simpson Denies Affair with Tiger Woods

Singer takes to Twitter to slam tabloid for false report
by Elena Gorgan, December 17th, 2009
Buffalo Unveils New TeraStation Family, TS-XEL/R5

Buffalo Unveils New TeraStation Family, TS-XEL/R5

by Sebastian Pop, December 17th, 2009
The devices come in maximum HDD storage capacities of 2TB, 4TB and 6TB
 

Google Fast Flip Adds 50 New Publications, Still Useless

Google's experimental news reader looks great, solves nothing
by Lucian Parfeni, December 17th, 2009
 

Peaches Geldof Escapes Death in Full-On Collision

Wild child cheats death, LOLs in its face on Twitter
by Elena Gorgan, December 17th, 2009
 

Good or Bad, EA Wants to Stick to Army of Two

The developer has too much fun working with the two characters
by Florian Totu, December 17th, 2009
Mac OS X Gray Startup Screen (Progress Bar) Explained

Mac OS X Gray Startup Screen (Progress Bar) Explained

by Filip Truta, December 17th, 2009
Find out what causes Mac OS X to behave this way, and the steps you need to take
 

D-Link Intros 3.5G DIR-412 WWAN Router

Router supports WAN failover and uses dual-active firewalls (SPI and NAT)
by Sebastian Pop, December 17th, 2009
 

Emma Watson Is Highest Grossing Actress of the Decade

At just 19, the “Harry Potter” star has amassed an impressive fortune
by Elena Gorgan, December 17th, 2009
Bacteria Taught to Turn Micro Wheels

Bacteria Taught to Turn Micro Wheels

by Tudor Vieru, December 17th, 2009
Their power could be harnessed in future devices
Aion Gets Double XP Weekends
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Elpida's 65nm 1Gb DDR3 SDRAM Competes with 50nm Equivalent

The 65nm XS delivers 25% more DRAM chips per 300mm wafer
by Sebastian Pop, December 17th, 2009
 

Thousands of Chinese Gov and Edu Websites Infected

New mass SQL injection attack rigs websites with exploit cocktail
by Lucian Constantin, December 17th, 2009
Download Updated Spotify for Symbian

Download Updated Spotify for Symbian

by Ionut Arghire, December 17th, 2009
As well as the improved Android flavor
The Sims 3 Gets a Tool to Create a World

The Sims 3 Gets a Tool to Create a World

by Andrei Dumitrescu, December 17th, 2009
Opening up the game
 

Transcend Launches 2,000MHz DDR3 Memory Modules

The memory modules are aimed at use with the Nehalem-based Intel Core i5 processors
by Sebastian Pop, December 17th, 2009
 

NFL Star Chris Henry Suffers Life Threatening Injuries in Accident

Following a domestic dispute with his girlfriend
by Elena Gorgan, December 17th, 2009
 

Experts Find the Patterns of Violence

The findings could help reduce casualties in conflicts
by Tudor Vieru, December 17th, 2009
 

FBI Arrests Man in ‘Wolverine’ Piracy Case

Investigation leads to person who uploaded film, not source of the leak
by Elena Gorgan, December 17th, 2009
Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey Set to Arrive on March 23

Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey Set to Arrive on March 23

by Andrei Dumitrescu, December 17th, 2009
Complete with bonuses
 

NVIDIA CEO Says FTC Charges Can Help Even the Playing Field

Internal memo suggests that FTC's move highlights GPU importance
by Sebastian Pop, December 17th, 2009
 

Phoenix Lander Could Awaken from Its Slumber

Engineers think contact may be reestablished
by Tudor Vieru, December 17th, 2009
 

SPB Weather and Mobile Shell Get Updated

To version 2.3.0 and 3.5.2, respectively
by Ionut Arghire, December 17th, 2009
Google Browser Size, an Interesting Tool for Web Developers

Google Browser Size, an Interesting Tool for Web Developers

by Lucian Parfeni, December 17th, 2009
Enabling them to check how many users get to see a portion of a web page
 

Free Realms Gets Winter-Themed Update

Dragons and snowballs
by Andrei Dumitrescu, December 17th, 2009
 

Super-Earth Exoplanet Could Be Covered with Water

The celestial body is relatively close by
by Tudor Vieru, December 17th, 2009
Whitney Houston Does InStyle to Talk Daughter Bobbi Kristina

Whitney Houston Does InStyle to Talk Daughter Bobbi Kristina

by Elena Gorgan, December 17th, 2009
Singer says living with a teenager is bliss
 

What Hollywood Is Hiding

Movie studios set box office record
by Catalin Cimpanu, December 17th, 2009
Intel Challenges FTC Accusations
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Intel Challenges FTC Accusations

Intel says the case is partly based on charges that the FTC hasn't fully investigated
by Sebastian Pop, December 17th, 2009
 

Why Some 'Strong' Fault Lines Slip

New research sheds light on this mystery
by Tudor Vieru, December 17th, 2009