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About 143 articles found for 21 November 2012:

 

Sony Xperia TX Officially Introduced in Australia

It will be available from November 28 through Vodafone and Sony stores
by Cosmin Vasile, November 21st, 2012
Resistance Collection Out in North America on December 5

Resistance Collection Out in North America on December 5

by Andrei Dobra, November 21st, 2012
PS3 owners can re-experience the classic first-person shooters
 

Photo of the Day: The Most Suave James Bond Tribute Ever

Nothing is better than James Bond – except perhaps several of them
by Elena Gorgan, November 21st, 2012
 

Advisory: What to Do If Your Phone Is Stolen or Lost

Everything you need to know about filing a complaint and requesting service deactivation
by Eduard Kovacs, November 21st, 2012
ISF Releases Report to Help Organizations Deal with Security Breach Aftermath

ISF Releases Report to Help Organizations Deal with Security Breach Aftermath

by Eduard Kovacs, November 21st, 2012
Impact assessment, root cause analysis, and recommendations
 

Superman Explained: Why the Red Undies over the Costume?

It’s more practical to have definition in that area and it can’t be achieved otherwise
by Elena Gorgan, November 21st, 2012
TELUS to Offer HTC One X+ for $130/€100 on 3-Year Contracts

TELUS to Offer HTC One X+ for $130/€100 on 3-Year Contracts

by Cosmin Vasile, November 21st, 2012
The smartphone is expected to arrive in the next couple of days
 

Microsoft Still Working on Surface Wi-Fi Fix as Users Ask for Refunds

The Redmond-based tech titan is yet to release a patch for Surface’s Wi-Fi issues
by Bogdan Popa, November 21st, 2012
 

13.3-Inch Arnova FamilyPad Tablet Launched by Archos

Oddly enough, the tablet doesn't support Windows 8 for some reason
by Sebastian Pop, November 21st, 2012
 

Soldiers Recreate Miami Dolphins Cheerleaders’ “Call Me Maybe” Video

Watch as buff soldiers make fools of themselves, lip-syncing to Carly Rae Jepsen
by Raluca Anghel, November 21st, 2012
 

Drunk Lady Bombs News Report in Texas

She smiles and lurks in the background until the reporter notices her
by Raluca Anghel, November 21st, 2012
Third-Party Anti-Virus Software Blocks Windows 8 Modern Apps

Third-Party Anti-Virus Software Blocks Windows 8 Modern Apps

by Bogdan Popa, November 21st, 2012
Users complain that Windows 8’s Modern apps cannot be launched
 

GStreamer 1.0.3 Is More Stable, Download Now

As usual, the developers have implemented a lot of fixes and updates
by Silviu Stahie, November 21st, 2012
Kourtney Kardashian, Scott Disick Are Engaged

Kourtney Kardashian, Scott Disick Are Engaged

by Elena Gorgan, November 21st, 2012
He proposed in Paris, she said yes, unconfirmed report says
 

The First Motherboards with 4K Support: Gigabyte “TH”

Even though some graphics cards can’t handle the resolution, these mainboards can
by Sebastian Pop, November 21st, 2012
Buffalo Reveals 4TB NAS HDDs, Wants a Small Fortune for It

Buffalo Reveals 4TB NAS HDDs, Wants a Small Fortune for It

by Sebastian Pop, November 21st, 2012
Not exactly a rival to Western Digital's newest creation, but it will do
 

Strange “Grave Robber” Survived the Dinosaur Mass Extinction

Initially equivocated on the molelike animal's age, researchers reveal enigmatic survival
by Cristina Macari, November 21st, 2012
AT&T Announces Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals

AT&T Announces Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals

by Ionut Arghire, November 21st, 2012
Windows Phone 8 handsets see price cuts through the end of the year
 

Monkey Killer Thinks of Himself as “a Nice Guy”

22-year-old Michael J. Watkins recently beat to death a Patas monkey
by Laura Sinpetru, November 21st, 2012
 

White Flavor of ASUS PadFone 2 Spotted Online

The Android 4.0-based handset should land on shelves next week
by Ionut Arghire, November 21st, 2012
Dual-Interface Portable HDD Has Both USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt

Dual-Interface Portable HDD Has Both USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt

by Sebastian Pop, November 21st, 2012
The Mg line of HDDs is pre-formatted with the HFS+ file system
 

New Jersey Woman Swam to ER Job After Superstorm Sandy

Marsha Hedgepeth swam to Route 37, then hitched a ride to work on a utility truck
by Raluca Anghel, November 21st, 2012
 

Watch: Kelly Clarkson Performs “Catch My Breath” on Ellen

Star denies engagement rumors, says she’s definitely going to be married soon
by Elena Gorgan, November 21st, 2012
 

Xbox Live Marketplace Gets Black Friday 2012 Deals

Lots of downloadable games and content have received major price cuts
by Andrei Dobra, November 21st, 2012
 

System Power S7 PSUs from be quiet! Released

PSUs that will not run screaming into the night, no matter what the company's name is
by Sebastian Pop, November 21st, 2012
Password-Stealing Malware Passteal Distributed via File Sharing Sites

Password-Stealing Malware Passteal Distributed via File Sharing Sites

by Eduard Kovacs, November 21st, 2012
A new variant has been found to rely on WebBrowserPassView to access sensitive data
 

Baby Born with Heart Outside Her Body Survives

Doctors predict a successful, though not absolute, recovery
by Cristina Macari, November 21st, 2012
 

systemd 196 Drops Support for Various Legacy Concepts

The developers have implemented numerous other features
by Silviu Stahie, November 21st, 2012
 

Tech Support Scammers Offer to Clean Up “Frozen Trojan”

They hope to convince victims to pay for an app called "Advanced Windows Care 2"
by Eduard Kovacs, November 21st, 2012
Secret Intel 8-Series Motherboards Leaked by ECS

Secret Intel 8-Series Motherboards Leaked by ECS

by Sebastian Pop, November 21st, 2012
The company slipped and revealed the names of the motherboards
 

John and Ann Betar: Couple Celebrates 80th Wedding Anniversary

John is 101 years old, and Ann is 4 years his junior, but they are still in love
by Raluca Anghel, November 21st, 2012
 

Matt Lauer Will Be “Ousted” from The Today Show Any Day Now

Report claims execs have decided to cut Lauer loose, no one will really miss him
by Elena Gorgan, November 21st, 2012
 

Syrian Woman's Facebook Picture Outrages, Causes Women's Rights Debate

Dana Bakdounis holds up her password, expressing she doesn't want to wear a veil anymore
by Raluca Anghel, November 21st, 2012
 

Rihanna Curses Out Her Band on 777 London Live Show

Pop star says being rock n’ roll like that did not allow them to rehearse
by Elena Gorgan, November 21st, 2012
Sailfish OS Demoed on Nokia N950, Official Handsets in 2013

Sailfish OS Demoed on Nokia N950, Official Handsets in 2013

by Ionut Arghire, November 21st, 2012
Jolla will focus on launching these devices in China
 

Flying by Firing Guns at the Ground Is Possible, Scientists Prove

It might not be easy to get to "fly with the guns", but at least it's not impossible
by Cristina Macari, November 21st, 2012
 

Unusual Wi-Fi Card Reader Released by I-O Data

It can communicate wirelessly with handsets and computers
by Sebastian Pop, November 21st, 2012
 

Greenhouse Gases Hit Record High, Nations Build 1,200 New Coal Plants

The global energy industry seems oblivious to what environmental scientists have to say
by Laura Sinpetru, November 21st, 2012
Cursing on the Phone with Apple Might Get Your Problems Solved Faster

Cursing on the Phone with Apple Might Get Your Problems Solved Faster

by Filip Truta, November 21st, 2012
Customers report dropping F-bombs to be transferred to a real person
Stunt Goes Wrong as Wannabe-Red Bull Astronaut Fails on Landing

Stunt Goes Wrong as Wannabe-Red Bull Astronaut Fails on Landing

by Raluca Anghel, November 21st, 2012
Man tries to prove that Red Bull gives you wings, jumps off a house
 

Genius Intros Gila MMO/RTS Professional Gaming Mouse

It has 12 buttons, a laser sensor, and the Scorpion user interface
by Sebastian Pop, November 21st, 2012
 

Curiosity Makes New, Astonishing Discovery

There are slight reasons to suspect life tracks could have been found on Mars
by Cristina Macari, November 21st, 2012
See Who Unfollowed You on Twitter with Sayonara iOS App

See Who Unfollowed You on Twitter with Sayonara iOS App

by Filip Truta, November 21st, 2012
Get a detailed view of each unfollower (bio, last tweets, etc.)
 

Woman Finds Black Widow Spider in Grapes

Laurie Kaiser bought the grapes from a supermarket, had no idea what was in the bag
by Laura Sinpetru, November 21st, 2012
 

Woman Suspended for Facebook Photo at the Tomb of the Unknowns

Lindsey Stone published an “inappropriate” photo of herself at Arlington National Cemetery
by Raluca Anghel, November 21st, 2012
 

AMD Sold 11.4% Fewer CPUs in Q3 2012 Than in Q2, 15.4 Million

One can only wonder whether layoffs will be enough to offset this situation
by Sebastian Pop, November 21st, 2012
Square Enix Wants to Eliminate Retailer Pre-Order Bonuses for Tomb Raider

Square Enix Wants to Eliminate Retailer Pre-Order Bonuses for Tomb Raider

by Andrei Dumitrescu, November 21st, 2012
The game already has special offers from Amazon and Gamestop
 

Price Is Right Model Brandi Cochran Wins Big in Pregnancy Suit

Model claims she was fired for getting pregnant, judge awards her $775,000 (€606,938)
by Elena Gorgan, November 21st, 2012
 

Hottest Planet Known Slowly Eaten by Its Own Star

Smart star covers itself in magnesium and peacefully swallows its planet
by Cristina Macari, November 21st, 2012
Razer DeathAdder Mouse Gets a 4G Infrared Sensor

Razer DeathAdder Mouse Gets a 4G Infrared Sensor

by Sebastian Pop, November 21st, 2012
It has a higher resolution and is just better overall
 

North Carolina Store Gives Away Free Groceries Due to Tech Malfunction

Customers were left waiting for an hour and a half following a glitch in the system
by Raluca Anghel, November 21st, 2012
 

Jolla Unveils Sailfish OS, Intros SDK and UI

The platform sports a modern UI, great ease of use
by Ionut Arghire, November 21st, 2012
 

Official Photos of Prince William Expose Royal Air Force Usernames, Passwords

4 out of 10 photographs contained visible sensitive information
by Eduard Kovacs, November 21st, 2012
 

More PS3 Games Get Ultimate Editions and Major Discounts

Sony is offering plenty of great deals on the PS Store this Black Friday
by Andrei Dobra, November 21st, 2012
Lindsay Lohan Does Jay Leno – Video

Lindsay Lohan Does Jay Leno

by Elena Gorgan, November 21st, 2012
Actress talks Barbara Walters cancelation, Thanksgiving and her dad’s love child
 

Apple Offerring Internships to Teach Siri New Languages

iPhone maker promises an exciting 6-month internship in Cupertino, California
by Filip Truta, November 21st, 2012
 

Jesse James Is Engaged to Alexis DeJoria

Television personality proposed to his new lady love after just two months
by Elena Gorgan, November 21st, 2012
 

Microsoft Confirms Windows 8 Upgrade Issues for PayPal Users

Affected users should contact the Microsoft Support operators, the company recommends
by Bogdan Popa, November 21st, 2012
$20,000 (€15,625) Reward on Head of Dolphin Killers, Courtesy of Captain Paul Watson

$20,000 (€15,625) Reward on Head of Dolphin Killers, Courtesy of Captain Paul Watson

by Laura Sinpetru, November 21st, 2012
The Captain is offering the money out of his own funds, wants the dolphin killers arrested
 

Vyatta Core 6.5 Distribution Has Microsoft Hyper-V Support

Over 200 bugs have been fixed in this latest release of Vyatta Core
by Silviu Stahie, November 21st, 2012
 

DROID DNA by HTC Now Available at Verizon

The new high-end smartphone is available at $199.99 on contract
by Ionut Arghire, November 21st, 2012
 

Web Intents Put on Hold in Chrome

The feature is supposed to make it possible for web apps to "talk" to each other
by Lucian Parfeni, November 21st, 2012
Man Found Guilty of Hacking AT&T, Stealing Details of 120,000 iPad Owners

Man Found Guilty of Hacking AT&T, Stealing Details of 120,000 iPad Owners

by Eduard Kovacs, November 21st, 2012
He revealed that he would appeal the jury's decision
 

Apple “Spaceship” Campus Will Not Be Finished in Time Bloomberg

“The project is running a little bit slow,” says David Brandt, Cupertino’s city manager
by Filip Truta, November 21st, 2012
 

The “Love Hormone” Intensifies Competition in Sports

Oxytocine release during sports practicing enhances inter-social relations
by Cristina Macari, November 21st, 2012
Internet Explorer 10 “Makes Your Favorite Websites Just Shine” – Microsoft

Internet Explorer 10 “Makes Your Favorite Websites Just Shine” – Microsoft

by Bogdan Popa, November 21st, 2012
The Redmond-based firm continues to praise the latest version of its browser
 

Bishop of Oxford Climbs atop a Church, Blesses New Solar Panels

The Bishop is very much concerned about the ecological footprint of churches in England
by Laura Sinpetru, November 21st, 2012
Linux Mint 14 Nadia Officially Released, Download Now

Linux Mint 14 Nadia Officially Released, Download Now

by Silviu Stahie, November 21st, 2012
After six months of development, Nadia is finally here
 

Nintendo TVii Service for Wii U Out in December

Entertainment apps like Amazon Instant Video, Netflix, or Hulu Plus will also arrive soon
by Andrei Dobra, November 21st, 2012
 

AMD's New Tahiti LE GPU Avoided by Graphics Card Makers

Club 3D is one of the few that has decided in favor of making such cards
by Sebastian Pop, November 21st, 2012
 

Jolla’s Smartphones to Arrive in Finland via DNA

Based on Sailfish, which was built around the MeeGo OS
by Ionut Arghire, November 21st, 2012
Microsoft Needs Windows 8 to Work – Netflix CEO

Microsoft Needs Windows 8 to Work – Netflix CEO

by Bogdan Popa, November 21st, 2012
Reed Hastings claims that Windows 8 is much more important than the Surface tablet
 

Russia and Europe Join Forces on Mars Expeditions

Russia replaces the U.S. contribution in Martian missions
by Cristina Macari, November 21st, 2012
 

Security Flaw Allows Hackers to Get Windows 8 for Free

An activation flaw in Windows 8 allows anyone to get a free legitimate copy of the OS
by Bogdan Popa, November 21st, 2012
Mounting Evidence Suggests Human Barbie Is a Fake

Mounting Evidence Suggests Human Barbie Is a Fake

by Elena Gorgan, November 21st, 2012
Valeria Lukyanova may have had extensive work done despite claims to the contrary
 

No Iwata Asks Style Series for Reggie Fils-Aime

The executive is surprised by his own popularity among gamers
by Andrei Dumitrescu, November 21st, 2012