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About 118 articles found for 22 April 2012:

 

Acer Gets Into the Micro Server Market

This is really a micro server with only a 200 watts PSU
by Constantin Murariu, April 23rd, 2012
Orico Readies Passive Notebook Coolers

Orico Readies Passive Notebook Coolers

by Sebastian Pop, April 23rd, 2012
Only CGI drawings are available at this point, alas
 

Hackers Leak FBI Notice on IP Address Monitoring

UGNazi hackers claim to possess proof of corruption in the government
by Eduard Kovacs, April 23rd, 2012
 

Self-Assembling Nanoboxes to Innovate Drug Delivery

They can be loaded with smart particles or drugs, and targeted with precision
by Tudor Vieru, April 23rd, 2012
 

Apple Discounts MacBook Air by $300 on Special Deals

2010 system ships with 128GB flash storage, 2GB RAM, 1.86 GHz CPU
by Filip Truta, April 23rd, 2012
How Dragon Docks to the ISS [Video]

How Dragon Docks to the ISS [Video]

by Tudor Vieru, April 23rd, 2012
The capsule will be captured by the station's robotic arm
3D Transistors Meet 22nm in Intel Ivy Bridge CPUs
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3D Transistors Meet 22nm in Intel Ivy Bridge CPUs

Although the chips aren't ready to sell, the high-end ones are almost upon us
by Sebastian Pop, April 23rd, 2012
 

Kingston's HyperX SSDs Receive Firmware 501

New firmware for Kingston's nifty range of solid state drives ready
by Florin Tibu, April 23rd, 2012
 

Viral of the Day: Pup Plays Piano, Can Hold a Tune

You've probably seen many dogs “singing,” but nothing like this
by Elena Gorgan, April 23rd, 2012
 

Opera 12 Flashes New Icon

Shinier icon, features only a handful of fixes available
by Ionut Ilascu, April 23rd, 2012
Human Brain Reveals New Type of Stem Cell

Human Brain Reveals New Type of Stem Cell

by Tudor Vieru, April 23rd, 2012
These cellular populations can give birth to new neurons
 

Price of Malware Drops, SpyEye Botnet Available for $150 (€114)

McAfee experts analyzed the new variant and found one difference compared to the older one
by Eduard Kovacs, April 23rd, 2012
 

Depression Boosts Peripheral Artery Disease Risk

The conclusion belongs to a new scientific investigation
by Tudor Vieru, April 23rd, 2012
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Mod Tools out Three Months After Game

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Mod Tools out Three Months After Game

by Andrei Dobra, April 23rd, 2012
The online shooter still doesn't have a release date, however
 

Download Drivers for Biostar TZ77XE4

Biostar launches new Z77-based motherboards and drivers make appearance
by Florin Tibu, April 23rd, 2012
 

New and Improved Dell Precision Workstations Debut

Most of the benefits stem from an overhauled chassis design
by Sebastian Pop, April 23rd, 2012
 

Vanessa Paradis Has Moved On from Johnny Depp, He's Devastated

Report says he can't stand to think of her with another man, even if he's cheating on her
by Elena Gorgan, April 23rd, 2012
 

China Won’t Let the iPhone Nano Rumors Go

Apple said to have eyed a new user base as its iPhone 3GS is still expensive to own
by Filip Truta, April 23rd, 2012
You Can Now Share Any Dropbox File with Anyone via a Simple Link

You Can Now Share Any Dropbox File with Anyone via a Simple Link

by Lucian Parfeni, April 23rd, 2012
Dropbox is taking on cyberlockers and web hosting companies with this feature
 

Ubuntu 12.10 a.k.a. Quantal Quetzal

The distribution will be released on October 18th, 2012
by Marius Nestor, April 23rd, 2012
 

Download Linux Kernel 3.3.3

It just a maintenance release, but users should update nonetheless
by Silviu Stahie, April 23rd, 2012
 

Shutter 0.88.3 Adds Minor Features

A Dropbox fix was implemented in this version of Shutter
by Silviu Stahie, April 23rd, 2012
 

Adobe Photoshop CS6 to Launch Today

Creative Suite 6 launch broadcasted live, pre-ordering available
by Ionut Ilascu, April 23rd, 2012
First Selling Ivy Bridge Laptop Uses AMD Radeon HD 7570M Graphics

First Selling Ivy Bridge Laptop Uses AMD Radeon HD 7570M Graphics

by Constantin Murariu, April 23rd, 2012
It’s interesting considering that Nvidia brags about getting HP on their side of green
 

Protein Common to Multiple Malaria Strains Identified

New treatments could soon be derived to target the molecule
by Tudor Vieru, April 23rd, 2012
 

Dragon’s Dogma English Localization Influenced by A Song of Ice and Fire

All the dialog aimed for a high fantasy narrative feeling
by Andrei Dumitrescu, April 23rd, 2012
 

Sophos “Dirty Dozen” Q1 2012 Report: India Is Number 1 Spam Source

The good news is that the number of spam messages worldwide has dropped since 2011
by Eduard Kovacs, April 23rd, 2012
 

European Plants Moving to Higher Altitude

The situation is the same throughout the continent
by Tudor Vieru, April 23rd, 2012
Apps Genius Launches Private Book for iPhone

Apps Genius Launches Private Book for iPhone

by Filip Truta, April 23rd, 2012
Secure notepad app and Address Book for iDevice owners
 

LaKademy KDE Event to be Held In Brasil

The event is the first of its kind in South America
by Silviu Stahie, April 23rd, 2012
 

Adobe Mercury Playback Engine Now Supports OpenCL on MacBook Pros

Flash makers roll out Creative Suite 6 product line and Adobe Creative Cloud
by Filip Truta, April 23rd, 2012
 

iPhone 5 Thickness Estimated at 7.90mm

New materials and touch-panel technology to make the next iPhone thinner
by Filip Truta, April 23rd, 2012
Sony Xperia P and Xperia U Delayed for May 28 in the UK

Sony Xperia P and Xperia U Delayed for May 28 in the UK

by Cosmin Vasile, April 23rd, 2012
They were initially slated for a May 7 release at Clove
 

Rihanna Shows Off Fancy Footwork for “Where Have You Been” Video

Singer teases fans with behind the scenes footage from rehearsals
by Elena Gorgan, April 23rd, 2012
 

How Cocaine Addiction Changes the Brain

Specific modifications are produced in the reward system
by Tudor Vieru, April 23rd, 2012
 

Low-End Intel Sandy Bridge CPUs Inbound

That's right, Ivy Bridge isn't taking over the world just yet
by Sebastian Pop, April 23rd, 2012
3 Philippines Presidency Sites Attacked by Chinese Hackers

3 Philippines Presidency Sites Attacked by Chinese Hackers

by Eduard Kovacs, April 23rd, 2012
The presidential spokesperson issued a statement on the matter
 

LG Optimus 3D Max Unleashed in Europe

The smartphone is now available for purchase in Germany
by Cosmin Vasile, April 23rd, 2012
TV English Premium App Streams Live TV to Your iDevice, Anywhere
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TV English Premium App Streams Live TV to Your iDevice, Anywhere

Buy once, watch all the popular British channels free of charge
by Filip Truta, April 23rd, 2012
AnonTune: We Don’t Exploit Anonymous for Our Own Agenda

AnonTune: We Don’t Exploit Anonymous for Our Own Agenda

by Eduard Kovacs, April 23rd, 2012
Another controversial project that relies on the "Anonymous" name
 

Wireless Internet to Remote Locations Improved by 80%

A new research breakthrough boosts multi-hop wireless networks
by Sebastian Pop, April 23rd, 2012
 

Snowlinux 2 Has Been Officially Released

Download Snowlinux 2 "Ice" Linux operating system.
by Marius Nestor, April 23rd, 2012
Hacker: Flaws in SwedBank and Victoria Bank Sites Exposed Users (Exclusive)

Hacker: Flaws in SwedBank and Victoria Bank Sites Exposed Users (Exclusive)

by Eduard Kovacs, April 23rd, 2012
The hacker Sepo wants to make sure that banks protect their customers
 

SAM Unlock Released for iPhone 4S

Solution reportedly doesn’t include any hardware changes, though a jailbreak is required
by Filip Truta, April 23rd, 2012
 

As Intel's 22nm Ivy Bridge Arrive, Shortages Burst Our Bubble

Sales are supposed to start in about six days, but supply will be strained
by Sebastian Pop, April 23rd, 2012
 

Progress 47 Docks to the ISS

The maneuver went on flawlessly, astronauts report
by Tudor Vieru, April 23rd, 2012
Nintendo 3DS Gets Firmware Update on April 25, Patch Planned for Mario Kart 7

Nintendo 3DS Gets Firmware Update on April 25, Patch Planned for Mario Kart 7

by Andrei Dumitrescu, April 23rd, 2012
The developer will offer new folder options for Home screen
 

Dropbox Experimental 1.3.39 Released

Shows new icon for Camera Uploads folder, other small fixes
by Ionut Ilascu, April 23rd, 2012
 

AnyDVD 7.0.3 Available for Download

Extends support for Blu-ray discs, shows minor fixes and improvements
by Ionut Ilascu, April 23rd, 2012
 

Nintendo Will Offer Pokemon Black & White 2 Apps

Gamers will get a better experience of the game universe
by Andrei Dumitrescu, April 23rd, 2012
ASUS Transformer Pad TF300 Arrives in May

ASUS Transformer Pad TF300 Arrives in May

by Sebastian Pop, April 23rd, 2012
The company's UK branch has provided the launch details
 

Method to Assist/Boost Nerve Repair Developed

The approach could be extremely useful for nerve damage patients
by Tudor Vieru, April 23rd, 2012
 

Chelsea Handler Still Hates Angelina Jolie

She's anything but a girl's girl, the comedienne says in new interview
by Elena Gorgan, April 23rd, 2012
 

New Protein Controlling Brain Function Identified

It may soon set the foundation for new therapies against epilepsy and stroke
by Tudor Vieru, April 23rd, 2012
 

Google's Original and Organic Doodle for Earth Day

In case you were away from your computer over the weekend, here's Google's animated doodle
by Lucian Parfeni, April 23rd, 2012
Analyst: MacBook Pro Refresh to Drop 17-Inch Model

Analyst: MacBook Pro Refresh to Drop 17-Inch Model

by Filip Truta, April 23rd, 2012
Apple’s Mac business in 2012 will be boosted by Mountain Lion and Ivy Bridge
 

Expert Offers Tips on How to Clean Up a Computer

Avira expert reveals how spring cleaning must be done on a computer
by Eduard Kovacs, April 23rd, 2012
Diablo III Open Beta Impressions
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Diablo III Open Beta Impressions

Did this demo of Diablo III manage to deliver a great experience?
by Andrei Dobra, April 23rd, 2012
 

Genius Launches HS-400 Headphones

The headset has a graffiti pattern and is suited for online chats
by Sebastian Pop, April 23rd, 2012
 

Galaxy Shows Custom GeForce GTX680 Video Card

It comes factory overclocked with a custom cooling system
by Constantin Murariu, April 23rd, 2012
Samsung Galaxy S III Graphics Performance Benchmark Leaks, It’s Outstanding

Samsung Galaxy S III Graphics Performance Benchmark Leaks, It’s Outstanding

by Cosmin Vasile, April 23rd, 2012
The phone’s GL Benchmark score is better than that of any other device in its range
 

Katy Perry Plotting Successful Movie Career

Pop star is looking to break into film as well, unconfirmed report says
by Elena Gorgan, April 23rd, 2012
 

ISS Astronauts Perceive Cosmic Rays

The radiation appears as dancing lights on their retina
by Tudor Vieru, April 23rd, 2012
 

“Error Statement” Phishing Scam Targets Bank of America Customers

The scheme is well designed, but there are some clues that give away its true purpose
by Eduard Kovacs, April 23rd, 2012
 

Sim City Was Built from the Ground Up for Always-On Multiplayer

Players will see the effect of how their peers play the game
by Andrei Dumitrescu, April 23rd, 2012
UEFA Euro 2012’s Expedition Mode Gets Showcased in New Video

UEFA Euro 2012’s Expedition Mode Gets Showcased in New Video

by Andrei Dobra, April 23rd, 2012
Create your own fantasy game and then win the Euro 2012 competition
 

Explanation for the Cambrian Explosion Proposed

The formation of the Great Unconformity may have had a hand in this
by Tudor Vieru, April 23rd, 2012
 

Dev-Team Launches Redsn0w 0.9.10b8 Jailbreak

Backs up arbitrary directories and activation records for SAM unlock
by Filip Truta, April 23rd, 2012
 

Philips 20-Year Light Bulbs Selling for $25 Instead of $60

Whether because of Earth day or not, rebates will bring you joy
by Sebastian Pop, April 23rd, 2012
Los Alamos National Lab, Photography Masters Cup Sites Hacked

Los Alamos National Lab, Photography Masters Cup Sites Hacked

by Eduard Kovacs, April 23rd, 2012
Team Dig7tal hacks to protest against the government and to show site vulnerabilities
 

Jessica Biel Fights with Justin Timberlake, Wedding in Danger

Report claims there's a lot of unresolved tension that might kill the romance for good
by Elena Gorgan, April 23rd, 2012
 

Massive Methane Source Found in the Arctic

Its emissions add to those produced by the tundra
by Tudor Vieru, April 23rd, 2012
 

Skype for Windows Phone Goes Gold, Download Here

It brings lots of new features, optimizations and improvements
by Cosmin Vasile, April 23rd, 2012
Pixel Qi Reveals iPad 3 Display Rival with Massive Power Savings

Pixel Qi Reveals iPad 3 Display Rival with Massive Power Savings

by Sebastian Pop, April 23rd, 2012
The company claims, on its blog, to have something better than the Retina
 

“Safest Trading Platform in India” Navia Hacked by Hitcher (Video)

The hacker defaced two of the site's subdomains to post protest messages
by Eduard Kovacs, April 23rd, 2012
 

Intel Core i7-3770K Reaches 6.74 GHz on Maximus V GENE

ASUS motherboard gets labeled the best Z77-based platform
by Sebastian Pop, April 23rd, 2012
Parted Magic 2012_04_21 Has Linux Kernel 3.2.15

Parted Magic 2012_04_21 Has Linux Kernel 3.2.15

by Marius Nestor, April 23rd, 2012
GParted 0.12.1 and Clonezilla-1.2.12-37 are also included!
 

OpenSSH 6.0 Available for Download

It's only a bugfix release, but a few new features are available
by Silviu Stahie, April 23rd, 2012
 

Download Firefox 12 Final for Linux

Mozilla Firefox 12.0 is unofficially available right now!
by Marius Nestor, April 22nd, 2012
 

Download Linux Kernel 3.4 Release Candidate 4

The fourth Release Candidate of the upcoming Linux kernel 3.4 is available for testing
by Marius Nestor, April 22nd, 2012
 

Script of the Day: Pixie CMS

Simple, graphically appealing content management system
by Catalin Cimpanu, April 22nd, 2012