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About 118 articles found for 22 April 2013:

 

ZTE’s V72A Tablet PC Emerges Online

The 7-inch slate should land on shelves with Jelly Bean on top
by Ionut Arghire, April 22nd, 2013
Expert: Anonymous Hackers Will Likely Use 4 Attack Methods for OpUSA

Expert: Anonymous Hackers Will Likely Use 4 Attack Methods for OpUSA

by Eduard Kovacs, April 22nd, 2013
Radware expert provides some interesting insight into the upcoming campaign
 

Jude Law Takes a Stand Against the Canadian Seal Hunt

The actor wants the WOT to help end the practice of killing seals for their fur
by Laura Sinpetru, April 22nd, 2013
China's Quake Scared Pandas So Badly They're Refusing to Climb Down Their Trees

China's Quake Scared Pandas So Badly They're Refusing to Climb Down Their Trees

by Laura Sinpetru, April 22nd, 2013
The animals took refuge in the trees when the earthquake struck
 

Stem Cells Transplanted in Mice Heal the Animals' Neurological Deficits

The stem cells restored the mice's memory, helped them regain their ability to learn
by Laura Sinpetru, April 22nd, 2013
 

Nokia Conference Beta Arrives on Lumia Smartphones

The app enables users to join conference calls while on the go
by Ionut Arghire, April 22nd, 2013
 

Diet and Exercise Habits Need Be Changed at the Same Time, Stanford Researchers Say

Study finds that focusing on both these goals at the same time yields the best results
by Laura Sinpetru, April 22nd, 2013
 

Security App of the Week: 6Scan Security for WordPress

Another useful plugin that can protect your site against the recent brute-force attacks
by Eduard Kovacs, April 22nd, 2013
Soya Beans Keep People Looking Young

Soya Beans Keep People Looking Young

by Laura Sinpetru, April 22nd, 2013
Hormone in these vegetables encourages collagen production, researchers find
 

Astronaut Chris Hadfield Demonstrates Throwing Up in Space

The Canadian astronaut has been doing plenty of videos aboard the ISS
by Lucian Parfeni, April 22nd, 2013
 

Sony Xperia SP Hits Shelves in Europe, Available in Russia First

The Android-based smartphone features a price tag of 17,990 Rubles (£373, €437, $569)
by Ionut Arghire, April 22nd, 2013
 

Acer Places Order for Low-Cost 10-Inch Tablet with Compal

The device will probably ship in June or later during the summer of 2013
by Sebastian Pop, April 22nd, 2013
General Zod, Superman Land Separate Empire Covers for “Man of Steel”

General Zod, Superman Land Separate Empire Covers for “Man of Steel”

by Elena Gorgan, April 22nd, 2013
Every good superhero needs a “good” villain – and Michael Shannon is it
 

Some Specs of Business Class AMD Richland APUs Revealed

They have been exposed by a CPU support list on Biostar's website
by Sebastian Pop, April 22nd, 2013
 

Tom Hiddleston in Talks for “The Crow” Remake

“The Avengers” villain is the latest to be linked to much-delayed project
by Elena Gorgan, April 22nd, 2013
Western Digital Xe 2.5-Inch HDD Mounted in 3.5-Inch Performance Adapter

Western Digital Xe 2.5-Inch HDD Mounted in 3.5-Inch Performance Adapter

by Sebastian Pop, April 22nd, 2013
This is supposedly the new solution for data center storage
 

The Brain Calls “Search Parties” into Action When People Lose Certain Things

Study sheds new light on what happens inside the human brain when people lose an item
by Laura Sinpetru, April 22nd, 2013
 

BAE Systems Detica Launches CyberReveal

A new analytics and investigation product that can be used by organizations
by Eduard Kovacs, April 22nd, 2013
Apple Lauds Inventors on Jobs Site – “There’s a Person Here Who…”

Apple Lauds Inventors on Jobs Site – “There’s a Person Here Who…”

by Filip Truta, April 22nd, 2013
A job at Apple is one that rewards bright, original thinking
 

Divinyls Singer Chrissy Amphlett Dies Aged 53

Iconic singer had been battling MS and cancer, passed away in NYC
by Elena Gorgan, April 22nd, 2013
 

VirusTotal Allows Users to Scan PCAP Files

Take a look at what the new analysis feature is capable of
by Eduard Kovacs, April 22nd, 2013
Kris Humphries Granted Kim Kardashian the Divorce Because “He Felt Sorry for Her”

Kris Humphries Granted Kim Kardashian the Divorce Because “He Felt Sorry for Her”

by Elena Gorgan, April 22nd, 2013
Report offers unlikely explanation for his no-show in court
 

TELUS Offers $50 Credit to GALAXY S 4 Customers Who Accept Shipping Delays

Due to limited availability, the carrier will ship some units by May 10
by Cosmin Vasile, April 22nd, 2013
 

Google Oman “Hacked” by Moroccan Hackers via DNS Poisoning

The same hackers have defaced Google Bosnia and Herzegovina
by Eduard Kovacs, April 22nd, 2013
Surfer Spends 27 Hours at Sea with No Life Jacket, Comes Close to Dying 8 Times

Surfer Spends 27 Hours at Sea with No Life Jacket, Comes Close to Dying 8 Times

by Raluca Anghel, April 22nd, 2013
Sharks circled Brett Archibald, seagulls pecked on him and jellyfish stung him
 

Google Play Sales Are Growing Rapidly

The top four app stores had 13.4 billion downloads in the first quarter
by Gabriela Vatu, April 22nd, 2013
 

Light Smoking Ups Rheumatoid Arthritis Risk

People who kick the habit have lower risks, yet are still vulnerable
by Laura Sinpetru, April 22nd, 2013
Sacred Citadel Review (PC)

Sacred Citadel Review (PC)

by Andrei Dobra, April 22nd, 2013
Can this side-scrolling brawler breathe fresh life into the series?
 

“Oblivion” Lands Tom Cruise Best North American Opening Outside the “MI” Franchise

Sci-fi movie tops $150.2 million (€115.1 million) at the international box office
by Elena Gorgan, April 22nd, 2013
Sharp Ultra HD TV Set Only for Late 2013

Sharp Ultra HD TV Set Only for Late 2013

by Sebastian Pop, April 22nd, 2013
Previous rumors that hinted at mid-summer were not true, new one says
 

Microsoft Launches New Internet Explorer Ad, Puts Focus on Privacy

“We take our responsibilities for protecting your privacy very seriously,” the firm says
by Bogdan Popa, April 22nd, 2013
 

This Mouse Looks like Iron Man's Head

E-blue celebrates the impending launch of the movie
by Sebastian Pop, April 22nd, 2013
Amy Winehouse’s Father Slams Beyonce’s Cover of “Back to Black”

Amy Winehouse’s Father Slams Beyonce’s Cover of “Back to Black”

by Elena Gorgan, April 22nd, 2013
“I don’t think she brings anything to it,” Mitch Winehouse says
 

Samsung GALAXY S 4 Receives UL Platinum Certification for Eco-Friendliness

This is the highest level of certification for the environmental testing
by Cosmin Vasile, April 22nd, 2013
Five Dead in Shooting near Seattle, Suspect Killed in Shootout [AP]

Five Dead in Shooting near Seattle, Suspect Killed in Shootout [AP]

by Raluca Anghel, April 22nd, 2013
The gunman died while exchanging fire with police officers
 

Facebook Loses Social Sign-In Share to Google

The two giants are competing against each other since other competitors are too weak
by Gabriela Vatu, April 22nd, 2013
 

Gwyneth Paltrow Hates the Way the British Say “Pasta”

Star promotes second cookbook, talks about how Leonardo DiCaprio got her off red meat
by Elena Gorgan, April 22nd, 2013
Canonical Might Drop the Weather Indicator from Ubuntu 13.04

Canonical Might Drop the Weather Indicator from Ubuntu 13.04

by Silviu Stahie, April 22nd, 2013
There's an ongoing debate about the problems of this applet
 

The Evil Within Gets Story Details, Lists of Features

The survival horror game has an interesting story and many impressive attributes
by Andrei Dobra, April 22nd, 2013
 

Apple Returns 8 Million iPhones to Foxconn, Report Says

Sub-par devices are returned for repairs, costing Foxconn 1.6B Chinese yuan
by Filip Truta, April 22nd, 2013
 

NVIDIA GeForce GTX Titan Gets Supplementary VRM

It is a device with the ability to solder on reference GTC Titan cards
by Sebastian Pop, April 22nd, 2013
DMX Says OWN Drug Interview Was a Set-Up, Will Sue Oprah – Video

DMX Says OWN Drug Interview Was a Set-Up, Will Sue Oprah

by Elena Gorgan, April 22nd, 2013
Iyanla Vanzant is “toxic,” rapper is seriously considering suing Oprah and OWN
 

Commissioner: Second Attack Planned by Boston Bombers

Boston Police commissioner Ed Davis described finding IEDs and a large quantity of ammo
by Raluca Anghel, April 22nd, 2013
UK's Only Female Giant Panda Refuses to Mate, Veterinarians Turn to Artificial Insemination

UK's Only Female Giant Panda Refuses to Mate, Veterinarians Turn to Artificial Insemination

by Laura Sinpetru, April 22nd, 2013
Tian Tian proved friendly, yet showed no interest in mating with Yang Guang
 

Intel Lowers Atom CPU Prices Again, to Compete with ARM

Since x86 just can't be optimized fast enough, other corners must be cut
by Sebastian Pop, April 22nd, 2013
Samsung Will Make Galaxy S4 Official in India on April 26

Samsung Will Make Galaxy S4 Official in India on April 26

by Ionut Arghire, April 22nd, 2013
The company has already sent out invites to a press event for the launch
 

Oregon Teen Search Suspended over Bad Weather

Teenage survivalist Dustin Self got lost in Oregon one month ago
by Raluca Anghel, April 22nd, 2013
 

Panasonic Will Release G6 and LF1 Cameras Next Week

There will be a refresh to the current 14-140mm lens as well
by Sebastian Pop, April 22nd, 2013
 

Apple Removes Yahoo! Deals from iOS App Store

Yahoo! users are urged to save coupon info by month’s end, the company offers instructions
by Filip Truta, April 22nd, 2013
Heavy Rain Was Extremely Profitable for Sony and Quantic Dream

Heavy Rain Was Extremely Profitable for Sony and Quantic Dream

by Andrei Dobra, April 22nd, 2013
Innovation doesn't mean lack of profit, according to the studio
 

OpUSA: Anonymous Hackers Send Message to President Obama

The N4m3le55 Cr3w has joined the other hacktivist teams for the upcoming campaign
by Eduard Kovacs, April 22nd, 2013
 

May-Bound AMD Dual-GPU Radeon HD 7990 Malta Benchmarked

With the specifications already out, it was just a matter of time before this happened
by Sebastian Pop, April 22nd, 2013
Past 3 Decades Were the Warmest in 1,400 Years, Researchers Say

Past 3 Decades Were the Warmest in 1,400 Years, Researchers Say

by Laura Sinpetru, April 22nd, 2013
Study sheds new light on how anthropogenic climate change is affecting the planet
 

Jennifer Lawrence Unveils New Haircut at GLAAD Media Awards 2013

Star steps out with shorter, blonder, cuter ‘do that fans seem to love
by Elena Gorgan, April 22nd, 2013
NVIDIA Prepares GeForce Titan Ultra Graphics Card

NVIDIA Prepares GeForce Titan Ultra Graphics Card

by Sebastian Pop, April 22nd, 2013
It is stronger than the strongest of adapters, astonishingly enough
 

Reese Witherspoon, Husband Arrested

Actress tried to pull the celebrity card while husband was being arrested for DUI
by Elena Gorgan, April 22nd, 2013