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About 171 articles found for 18 November 2012:

 

The Battle for Wesnoth 1.10.5 Fixes Campaign Mission

A few other fixes were implemented in this latest version
by Silviu Stahie, November 19th, 2012
 

Automake 1.12.5 Officially Released

The latest version of the Automake tool can be downloaded from Softpedia
by Silviu Stahie, November 19th, 2012
 

US Cellular Outs New Unlimited 4G LTE Plan

It will be available for a limited time for only $40/€30 per month
by Cosmin Vasile, November 19th, 2012
 

Cheerleading Marriage Proposal Will Make Your Day

A cheerleader's marriage proposal can make even cynics sigh a little bit
by Raluca Anghel, November 19th, 2012
Astronomers Detect Largest Planet in the Solar System

Astronomers Detect Largest Planet in the Solar System

by Cristina Macari, November 19th, 2012
One of the few alien planets directly captured out of over 800 discovered
 

Radeon HD 7870 JokerCard, a New AMD Video Board from Club 3D

It has a different cooler, but is otherwise no different from the reference adapter
by Sebastian Pop, November 19th, 2012
 

Learn to Play Guitar on Linux with Nootka 0.8.4 RC1

Even if it's considered a development version, it proves to be quite stable
by Silviu Stahie, November 19th, 2012
 

Waterspout at Batemans Bay, Australia Caught on Camera

The waterspout, reminiscent of a nuclear mushroom cloud, blasts thunder and rain
by Raluca Anghel, November 19th, 2012
New Minecraft for Xbox 360 Update Now Available for Download

New Minecraft for Xbox 360 Update Now Available for Download

by Andrei Dobra, November 19th, 2012
The new patch will be automatically downloaded via Xbox Live
 

iPhone 5S Hitting Shelves Mid-2013 After WWDC Unveiling [DigiTimes]

Apple’s next incremental update on the smartphone front pinpointed
by Filip Truta, November 19th, 2012
 

1,000 HP Windows 8 Tablets Headed to Emirates Flight Attendants

Tablet chosen because it does not need to be recharged during long flights
by Sebastian Pop, November 19th, 2012
 

AT&T’s LG Optimus G Available at Only $99.99 at Best Buy

The Android flagship packs LTE connectivity, a quad-core processor
by Ionut Arghire, November 19th, 2012
 

Egosoft Wants to Port All X3 Games to Linux

The new games in development will probably get the same treatment
by Silviu Stahie, November 19th, 2012
Ballistix Low Profile Memory, Crucial's Latest Creation

Ballistix Low Profile Memory, Crucial's Latest Creation

by Sebastian Pop, November 19th, 2012
They have up to 8 GB density and some benefits over competing products
 

Sony Xperia Bravia Concept Phone Promises a 5’’ Impressive Screen

Sony's 2013 flagship handset might sport similar looks and specs
by Ionut Arghire, November 19th, 2012
GTA V Is Being Considered for PC and Wii U, Rockstar Says

GTA V Is Being Considered for PC and Wii U, Rockstar Says

by Andrei Dobra, November 19th, 2012
Grand Theft Auto V will appear, at first, for the PS3 and Xbox 360
 

Download Linux Kernel 3.0.52 Now

The latest version of Linux kernel from the 3.0.x branch can be downloaded from Softpedia
by Silviu Stahie, November 19th, 2012
Green Tip: Use Fish Poo to Grow Your Own Vegetables Indoor

Green Tip: Use Fish Poo to Grow Your Own Vegetables Indoor

by Laura Sinpetru, November 19th, 2012
Table-top aquaponics garden lets you keep pets, grow vegetables at the same time
 

Selena Gomez, Taylor Swift Step Out for Dinner

Newly single Selena turn to good friend Taylor for a pick-me-up
by Elena Gorgan, November 19th, 2012
Biodegradable Wind Turbines Could Soon Come Our Way

Biodegradable Wind Turbines Could Soon Come Our Way

by Laura Sinpetru, November 19th, 2012
Researchers plan to uses vegetable oil as raw material for manufacturing wind turbines
 

AMAs 2012: Justin Bieber’s Acceptance Speech, “Take That Haters!”

The Biebs loves everybody, minus those who said he had no staying power
by Elena Gorgan, November 19th, 2012
 

Mysterious Animal with Giant Claws Attacks Villagers in Borneo

The creature gave off a powerful stench, which could be felt from 32 feet (10 meters) away
by Raluca Anghel, November 19th, 2012
 

Massive Solar Eruption Observed by NASA Orbiting Astronauts

No major impact of the eruption on Earth has been registered
by Cristina Macari, November 19th, 2012
 

Ice Loss in the Arctic Drives Walruses on Land

The animals are losing their breeding grounds, must find new nurseries
by Laura Sinpetru, November 19th, 2012
Intel CEO Paul Otellini Decides to Step Down in May 2013

Intel CEO Paul Otellini Decides to Step Down in May 2013

by Sebastian Pop, November 19th, 2012
After 40 years with the company, he is going to retire
AMAs 2012: Kelly Clarkson Does Greatest Hits Medley

AMAs 2012: Kelly Clarkson Does Greatest Hits Medley

by Elena Gorgan, November 19th, 2012
Original American Idol takes audience and fans on a trip down memory lane
 

Vodafone UK’s Samsung ATIV S Now on Pre-Order

The smartphone should become available on December 21
by Ionut Arghire, November 19th, 2012
 

Disgo Tablet 9000, a Low-Cost 9.7-Inch Device Running Android 4.0

It is already available for online order with 32 GB storage and Mali 400 graphics
by Sebastian Pop, November 19th, 2012
 

AT&T HTC 8X 16GB Sold Out in the US

Only the 8GB model is still available for purchase
by Cosmin Vasile, November 19th, 2012
 

Nose Cells Transplant Treats Paralysis in Dogs

English researchers offer new hope to paralyzed humans
by Cristina Macari, November 19th, 2012
 

AMAs 2012: Ke$ha Kills It on “Die Young”

Star promotes December album with amazing live performance of first single
by Elena Gorgan, November 19th, 2012
Crocodile Attacks, Eats 7-Year-Old Girl in Australia

Crocodile Attacks, Eats 7-Year-Old Girl in Australia

by Raluca Anghel, November 19th, 2012
Human remains believed to be of the infant's were found in a croc's stomach
 

The Critter Chronicles, a Beautiful Adventure Game, Out on Linux in December

This game is actually a prequel to The Book of Unwritten Tales
by Silviu Stahie, November 19th, 2012
OS X 10.9 Features Siri & Maps, Sources Say
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OS X 10.9 Features Siri & Maps, Sources Say

Apple might include a full-fledged Maps app with the next Mac OS
by Filip Truta, November 19th, 2012
 

“The Hobbit” Now Blamed for the Death of 27 Animals

All of these animals were used on set, yet not properly looked after
by Laura Sinpetru, November 19th, 2012
Intel Prepares Mighty Bay Trail-T Atom for 2014, 22nm CPU

Intel Prepares Mighty Bay Trail-T Atom for 2014, 22nm CPU

by Sebastian Pop, November 19th, 2012
With triple the performance of Clover Trail, it has everything up to DirectX 11 graphics
 

AMD Catalyst 12.11 Beta 8 Driver Brings New Improvements

Beta 8 contains all the fixes from its predecessors and adds some of its own
by George Grigore, November 19th, 2012
 

Manjaro 0.8.2 LXDE Is Now Available for Download

The developer also makes an XFCE version of the same OS
by Silviu Stahie, November 19th, 2012
Sony Releases Xperia Tablet S Firmware, Fixes VPN Problems

Sony Releases Xperia Tablet S Firmware, Fixes VPN Problems

by Sebastian Pop, November 19th, 2012
It may be a minor update, but it could fix some problems people have been having
 

AMAs 2012: No Doubt Is “Looking Hot”

Gwen Stefani & co. perform latest single off “Push & Shove” album
by Elena Gorgan, November 19th, 2012
 

Samsung Wave I and Wave II Receive CyanogenMod 10 “Jelly Bean” Build

This alpha release is only for developers as not all features are fully working
by Cosmin Vasile, November 19th, 2012
 

Certain Jobs Up the Risk of Breast Cancer, New Study Says

The highest rates for breast cancer are found in heavily industrialized countries
by Laura Sinpetru, November 19th, 2012
Leaked Nokia Document Hints at New Windows Phone OS After 7.8, Before 8

Leaked Nokia Document Hints at New Windows Phone OS After 7.8, Before 8

by Cosmin Vasile, November 19th, 2012
Rumors claim Nokia and Microsoft plan to support WP7.8 for 18 months
 

Chocolate Brings Us Nobel Prizes, Study Reveals

The number of a nation's Nobel prize winners depends on its general chocolate consumption
by Cristina Macari, November 19th, 2012
 

Windows Phone 8 Users Report Random Reboots

Random freezes are also being signaled by owners of these devices
by Ionut Arghire, November 19th, 2012
 

Apple Announces Black Friday Shopping Event

Buyer’s guide goes live in Australia, rest of the world to follow
by Filip Truta, November 19th, 2012
Opera 12.11 RC 2 Available

Opera 12.11 RC 2 Available

by Ionut Ilascu, November 19th, 2012
The stable release may be launched by the end of the week
 

Space MMO, Vendetta Online, Fixes Network Issues

The developers have implemented a small number of fixes in this version
by Silviu Stahie, November 19th, 2012
 

ATM in Scotland Spits Out Double the Amount Requested by Clients

A picture posted on Twitter creates a frenzy as hundreds gather to take home extra cash
by Raluca Anghel, November 19th, 2012
NOX Media HD, a Rare HTPC Case with Support for Full ATX Motherboards

NOX Media HD, a Rare HTPC Case with Support for Full ATX Motherboards

by Sebastian Pop, November 19th, 2012
They evoke the reason why regular PCs are called desktops
 

Apple App Store Hits 1 Million Submissions — Report

Tracker Appsfire discloses unofficial App Store figures leaving out Mac apps
by Filip Truta, November 19th, 2012
 

eBay Launches Apple Refurbs Store

Full one-year warranty, new battery, final quality inspection by Apple Inc.
by Filip Truta, November 19th, 2012
 

Phishing Alert: Reserve Bank of India Launches New Online Security

The details of all Indian users are targeted, regardless of their financial institution
by Eduard Kovacs, November 19th, 2012
 

Windows 8 Far Below Expectations, to Revive in 2013 – Retailer

Sales of the new Microsoft OS are likely to take off next year
by Bogdan Popa, November 19th, 2012
Firmware Version 6.1.1.C.1.10 for Sony Xperia U Gets Certified

Firmware Version 6.1.1.C.1.10 for Sony Xperia U Gets Certified

by Cosmin Vasile, November 19th, 2012
The new software update will be pushed in the next couple of days
 

Motorola RAZR i Arrives in Argentina

It’s the first smartphone with Intel Inside processor
by Cosmin Vasile, November 19th, 2012
 

Download Geekbench 2.4.0 OS X with Support for 2012 Macs, iPad 4

Fixes a bug that misidentified the international iPhone 5, adds new languages
by Filip Truta, November 19th, 2012
BBC Launches Top Gear App for Windows 8

BBC Launches Top Gear App for Windows 8

by Bogdan Popa, November 19th, 2012
The Top Gear News app is now available in the Store
 

3DP NET 12.11 Released

It updates drivers, extends the list of supported devices
by Ionut Ilascu, November 19th, 2012
 

Mother Gets Banned from Facebook for Breastfeeding Photo, Fights Back

Gina Crosley-Corcoran's account was suspended twice, for posting “inappropriate” photos
by Raluca Anghel, November 19th, 2012
 

AMAs 2012: Taylor Swift Does “I Knew You Were Trouble”

Singer rocks the stage, changes two outfits during her number
by Elena Gorgan, November 19th, 2012
LilyPond 2.17.7 Has Optional Octavation

LilyPond 2.17.7 Has Optional Octavation

by Silviu Stahie, November 19th, 2012
Get the latest version of LilyPond from Softpedia
 

3,000 Protesters March Around the White House

Their goal is to get President Obama to pull the plug on the Keystone XL pipeline
by Laura Sinpetru, November 19th, 2012
 

Random Act of Kindness in Georgia Makes Reddit Front Page

A tourists shares his positive experience in Savannah, Georgia
by Raluca Anghel, November 19th, 2012
Apple Hit by New Patent Lawsuit — iCloud at Heart

Apple Hit by New Patent Lawsuit — iCloud at Heart

by Filip Truta, November 19th, 2012
Innovation Automation alleges that iCloud infringes on its inventions
 

FileZilla Client 3.6.0.1 Released

It eliminates bug that caused the application to crash on shutdown
by Ionut Ilascu, November 19th, 2012
 

Sony Xperia V Now Up for Pre-Order in Finland

The smartphone is expected to hit shelves in early December
by Cosmin Vasile, November 19th, 2012
 

RIM CEO Thorsten Heins Shows BlackBerry 10 Device at NBA Game

The first two BlackBerry 10 smartphones will go official on January 30, 2013
by Ionut Arghire, November 19th, 2012
Lumia 920 / 820 Now Available in the Middle East at Axiom Telecom

Lumia 920 / 820 Now Available in the Middle East at Axiom Telecom

by Ionut Arghire, November 19th, 2012
Nokia's Windows Phone 8 handsets enjoy expanded availability
 

Notepad++ 6.2.2 Available for Download

It fixes problem with URL link style in PHP document
by Ionut Ilascu, November 19th, 2012
 

Desert Solar Power Project Fails

Desertec project, intended to provide Europe with 15% of its necessary power, is in danger
by Cristina Macari, November 19th, 2012
Now’s the Time to Own Apple Stock, Says Top Trader

Now’s the Time to Own Apple Stock, Says Top Trader

by Filip Truta, November 19th, 2012
Joe Terranova says margin calls and short-term thinking are driving shares down
 

Microsoft’s Magic Landscapes Theme Available for Download

Here’s a new Microsoft theme that works on both Windows 7 and Windows 8
by Bogdan Popa, November 19th, 2012
 

Linux Kernel 3.4.19 LTS Officially Launched, Download Now

There's nothing or major importance in this release, but users should still upgrade
by Silviu Stahie, November 19th, 2012
 

AMAs 2012: Pink’s Incredible Performance

No one does it like she can: Pink puts on acrobatic show, delivers
by Elena Gorgan, November 19th, 2012
Amazon’s Black Friday 2012 PC Downloads Deals Leaked

Amazon’s Black Friday 2012 PC Downloads Deals Leaked

by Andrei Dobra, November 19th, 2012
NFS: Most Wanted, Warfighter, Battlefield 3 Premium Edition and more are discounted
 

Father, Son and Daughter Bank Job Team Arrested in Texas

Ronald Catt and his son would perform the heists while teenage Abigail waited in the car
by Raluca Anghel, November 19th, 2012
Android 4.2’s Contacts App Doesn’t Know of December

Android 4.2’s Contacts App Doesn’t Know of December

by Ionut Arghire, November 19th, 2012
Other apps in this platform version do feature all 12 months of the year
 

AMAs 2012: Christina Aguilera Brings Out the Freaks

Diva showcases three new songs off new album, “Lotus,” slays it
by Elena Gorgan, November 19th, 2012
 

4MLinux Core 5.0 Has Linux Kernel 3.6.3

The latest version of 4MLinux Core ca be downloaded from Softpedia
by Silviu Stahie, November 19th, 2012
 

Alleged Meizu MX2 Photos Show Thin Bezel, Slim Body

The handset will be officially unveiled on November 27, Meizu announced
by Ionut Arghire, November 19th, 2012
Download All Windows Security Updates Released in November 2012

Download All Windows Security Updates Released in November 2012

by Bogdan Popa, November 19th, 2012
The Security Release ISO Image November 2012 is now up for grabs
 

American Scientists Offer New Bulimia Cure

Dealing with bulimia means dealing with emotions, new study reveals
by Cristina Macari, November 19th, 2012
 

Download the MacLegion Holiday Bundle 2012 Now – 11 Mac Apps

Software valued at over $548 / €430 for just $49.99 / €40.00
by Filip Truta, November 19th, 2012
 

AMAs 2012: Pitbull Performs Medley with Christina Aguilera

“Don’t Stop the Party / Feel This Moment”: perfect to keep the party going
by Elena Gorgan, November 19th, 2012
 

Windows 8 Update Fails on KB2770917

One of Microsoft’s latest updates get stuck at 15%
by Bogdan Popa, November 19th, 2012
Evolution 3.7.2 Fixes Contact Editor

Evolution 3.7.2 Fixes Contact Editor

by Silviu Stahie, November 19th, 2012
A lot of other fixes were implemented in this latest version
 

Mr. Torgue's Campaign of Carnage for Borderlands 2 Gets Detailed

Find out what's included in the new expansion for Borderlands 2
by Andrei Dobra, November 19th, 2012
 

ZTE Grand Era, V790, V887 and V889M Officially Introduced in Europe

All four smartphones are powered by Google’s Android platform
by Cosmin Vasile, November 19th, 2012
 

Teen Convicted of Manslaughter, Sentenced to Attend Church

17-year-old Tyler Alred, from Oklahoma has to go to church regularly for the next 10 years
by Raluca Anghel, November 19th, 2012
Monkey Killed by Burglars During Break-In at Zoo Boise

Monkey Killed by Burglars During Break-In at Zoo Boise

by Laura Sinpetru, November 19th, 2012
The animal suffered severe blows to its head and neck
 

Lookout in JFK iPad Heist Gets Arrested by the FBI

Renel Rene Richardson’s talked a bit too loud about the iPads and forklifts
by Filip Truta, November 19th, 2012
 

AMAs 2012: Justin Bieber Performs Medley

Nicki Minaj joins him for her verse on “Beauty and a Beat”
by Elena Gorgan, November 19th, 2012
75% of All AMD Chips Sold in July-September 2012 Are APUs
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75% of All AMD Chips Sold in July-September 2012 Are APUs

The Trinity series has had a good start, although it might not be enough
by Sebastian Pop, November 19th, 2012
Baby Red Panda Gets Taken by Surprise, Can't Hold Its Ground – Video

Baby Red Panda Gets Taken by Surprise, Can't Hold Its Ground

by Laura Sinpetru, November 19th, 2012
The cub is annoyingly cute, desperately tries to make head and tail of what is happening
 

Microsoft’s Black Friday Deals Leaked

Redmondians are getting ready for the shopping season with some special offers
by Bogdan Popa, November 19th, 2012
 

Lumia 920 Down to $69.99 (55 Euro) at Amazon

Only the white flavor of the device is up for purchase today
by Ionut Arghire, November 19th, 2012
 

Electrocuted Tigress Found in One of India's National Parks

Authorities suspect someone purposely set up a wire trap hoping to kill the animal
by Laura Sinpetru, November 19th, 2012
 

AMAs 2012: Psy, MC Hammer Rock the Stage

“Gangnam Style” gets remixed for incendiary live performance
by Elena Gorgan, November 19th, 2012
AMAs 2012: The Winners

AMAs 2012: The Winners

by Elena Gorgan, November 19th, 2012
Justin Bieber, Nicki Minaj are the big winners of the night at the American Music Awards
 

Arnold Palmer Joins Tiger Woods on PGA Tour 14 Cover

The game will include better simulation of the Masters
by Andrei Dumitrescu, November 19th, 2012
She-Pilgrims in High Heels Feed People Tofurky Roasts

She-Pilgrims in High Heels Feed People Tofurky Roasts

by Laura Sinpetru, November 18th, 2012
The girls want the people in Buffalo to not eat meat this Thanksgiving
 

SaskTel Readying New Plan with Unlimited Calling, Texts and Data

The upcoming “Ultimate $65” will be available starting November 20
by Cosmin Vasile, November 18th, 2012
 

Script of the Day: Monstra CMS

A top of the line flat-file content management system (CMS) written in PHP
by Catalin Cimpanu, November 18th, 2012