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About 115 articles found for 23 November 2012:

 

Sony Xperia T Lands at MTS

The Bond Phone is available for $600/€465 outright
by Cosmin Vasile, November 24th, 2012
 

Black Friday 2012: Fight Erupts at Walmart, over Smartphones

This Friday, Walmart sold 5,000 items per second, totaling 10 million sales
by Raluca Anghel, November 24th, 2012
 

Watch Live TV on Your iPad Like a Boss with EyeTV Mobile

Enjoy live broadcast anywhere you go with no Internet connection required
by Filip Truta, November 24th, 2012
 

Does Windows 8 Really Need a Start Button?

Microsoft’s latest OS is considered a confusing product mostly because of GUI changes
by Bogdan Popa, November 24th, 2012
Coldplay Announces 3-Year Break from Music

Coldplay Announces 3-Year Break from Music

by Elena Gorgan, November 24th, 2012
Band wraps Australian tour, is getting ready for an extended leave of absence
 

Here Are Some of the First-Ever Apple-1 Photos

Manually assembled by Steve Wozniak and Steve Jobs in the ‘70s
by Filip Truta, November 24th, 2012
 

Nexus 4 Users Report Strange Buzzing Noise, Distorted Audio

The noise is heard at close range coming from the earpiece/camera area
by Ionut Arghire, November 24th, 2012
Twitter Is the Latest Heated Battleground in Gaza Conflict

Twitter Is the Latest Heated Battleground in Gaza Conflict

by Lucian Parfeni, November 24th, 2012
Groups are asking Twitter to remove accounts linked to Hamas
 

Developer Makes Twitter Look Crystal Clear on Retina Macs

Users express immense gratitude for Deniz Mert Edincik’s efforts
by Filip Truta, November 24th, 2012
 

Apple Quietly Patched an iMessage Bug in iOS 6

Text messaging service now asks for password once Apple ID credentials change
by Filip Truta, November 24th, 2012
 

Everyone Spent Thanksgiving Shopping Online, Many on their Phones

Online shopping is getting bigger and bigger, especially on the days the stores are closed
by Lucian Parfeni, November 24th, 2012
Facebook Ads Across the Web Are Coming

Facebook Ads Across the Web Are Coming

by Lucian Parfeni, November 24th, 2012
It's only a matter of time, but Facebook is working on it
 

Nintendo Wii U's UK Launch Event Includes Free Games and Swag for Customers

The first 100 customers get New Super Mario Bros. U and another free game
by Andrei Dobra, November 24th, 2012
 

Be Sure Not to Miss Black Friday and Cyber Monday

One may have passed, but some shops are still offering bargains
by Sebastian Pop, November 24th, 2012
 

LCD TV Shipments Fall Significantly This Year

A group of important LCD makers suffers a clear sales drop
by Sebastian Pop, November 24th, 2012
Rupert Sanders Officially Out as Director of “Snow White” Sequel

Rupert Sanders Officially Out as Director of “Snow White” Sequel

by Elena Gorgan, November 24th, 2012
Kristen Stewart will be back, but the studio is looking for another director
 

Upcoming Intel Core i5 and Core i7 Laptop CPUs Uncovered

More accurate would be to say that their specifications are finally known
by Sebastian Pop, November 24th, 2012
 

Summer-Born Children Struggle More with Maths, Study Reveals

Children born in summer are more likely to be unhappy and less successful at school
by Cristina Macari, November 24th, 2012
Windows, Microsoft and MSN Pakistani Websites Hacked on Black Friday

Windows, Microsoft and MSN Pakistani Websites Hacked on Black Friday

by Bogdan Popa, November 24th, 2012
Several Microsoft pages have been defaced by Turkish hackers
Umi X2 Smartphone Packs 1080p Screen, 12MP Camera

Umi X2 Smartphone Packs 1080p Screen, 12MP Camera

by Ionut Arghire, November 24th, 2012
It also sports a quad-core processor and a thin body
 

Intel Sells Apps at a Discount in Extended Cyber Monday

Intel AppUp center has some special offers that will last until December 2
by Sebastian Pop, November 24th, 2012
 

Most Famous Serbian Vampire Escaped: Locals Are Frightened

Garlic sales increased substantially after the locals have been warned
by Cristina Macari, November 24th, 2012
 

Lil Wayne Announces Retirement

30-year-old rapper says the time has come for him to call it a day
by Elena Gorgan, November 24th, 2012
Square Enix Montreal’s Hitman Game Will Offer Fresh Perspective

Square Enix Montreal’s Hitman Game Will Offer Fresh Perspective

by Andrei Dobra, November 24th, 2012
IO Interactive is quite confident in the new studio and its Hitman experience
 

Men Eating Meat Enhance Their Sense of Manhood, Study Reveals

Vegetarian men are perceived as less manly than the ones who eat meat
by Cristina Macari, November 24th, 2012
 

Florida Patient Dies, Spends 42 Years in a Diabetic Coma

Edwarda O'Bara was only 16 when she fell ill, and spent most of her life comatose
by Raluca Anghel, November 24th, 2012
Calibre X660 Dual Fan, Sparkle's New Graphics Card

Calibre X660 Dual Fan, Sparkle's New Graphics Card

by Sebastian Pop, November 24th, 2012
Powered by NVIDIA Kepler, they run at 15 degrees lower temperature than usual
 

Autonomy Mad at HP for Saying It Committed Fraud and Ambushing It

The losses reported by HP are indicators of deeper problems, Autonomy founder says
by Sebastian Pop, November 24th, 2012
Nokia Lumia 920 Drops to $0.01 at Amazon Wireless

Nokia Lumia 920 Drops to $0.01 at Amazon Wireless

by Ionut Arghire, November 24th, 2012
Only the black flavor, available with a two-year contract
 

Larry Hagman, “Dallas” Star, Dies of Cancer

He was 81 years old and will go down in history as the best TV villain ever
by Elena Gorgan, November 24th, 2012
New PS Vita Firmware Out Soon to Fix 2.00's Cloud Save Glitch

New PS Vita Firmware Out Soon to Fix 2.00's Cloud Save Glitch

by Andrei Dobra, November 24th, 2012
The automatic cloud saving feature in the PS Plus service for the Vita isn't working
 

Metro: Last Light Publisher Clarifies “Horrible” Wii U Statement

THQ says 4A can't really focus on bringing the game to the Wii U right now
by Andrei Dobra, November 24th, 2012
 

Huawei Ascend G330 Arriving at TalkTalk in December

The smartphone will be available for free on contract
by Cosmin Vasile, November 24th, 2012
 

No Multiplayer Focus for Godus, Says Molyneux

Players will be able to enjoy the experience without connecting with others
by Andrei Dumitrescu, November 24th, 2012
 

Hatsune Miku Becomes a Toy and Costume in Yakuza 5

Sculptures of her will also be found in the game's cities
by Andrei Dumitrescu, November 24th, 2012
Top Eleven Football Manager Updated with Stadium and Structures Upgrades

Top Eleven Football Manager Updated with Stadium and Structures Upgrades

by Cosmin Vasile, November 24th, 2012
Android gamers can now earn boosters and hire young players
 

Nokia Lumia 920T Spotted in Clearer Leaked Photos

The handset is expected to be launched in China in early December
by Ionut Arghire, November 24th, 2012
iOS 3D Action Brawler "Bladeslinger" Has Some Insane Graphics

iOS 3D Action Brawler "Bladeslinger" Has Some Insane Graphics

by Filip Truta, November 23rd, 2012
A fast-paced 3D action game with console-grade visuals and Retina support
 

Halo 4’s Spartan Ops Evolved from ODST’s Firefight

Many players regret that the latter was not included in the new game
by Andrei Dumitrescu, November 23rd, 2012
 

Nexus 4 Spotted in China, Overpriced

The handset is available at nearly double the Google Play price
by Ionut Arghire, November 23rd, 2012
 

Analyst: Negative Comments Will Not Impact Wii U Sales

5 million of them will be delivered before the end of the current fiscal year
by Andrei Dumitrescu, November 23rd, 2012
 

GALAXY Note II Coming Soon at Vodafone Australia

Specific details on its pricing and availability will be offered soon
by Ionut Arghire, November 23rd, 2012
Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assault (QForce) Delayed on the PS Vita

Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assault (QForce) Delayed on the PS Vita

by Andrei Dobra, November 23rd, 2012
Owners of the game on PS3 will be able to redeem free copies of the Vita version soon
 

Samsung GALAXY Ace Plus Lands at Telstra on Prepaid

The smartphone is now available for just $200/€160
by Cosmin Vasile, November 23rd, 2012
 

RIM Is Giving Away Memory Cards with Pre-Loaded Movies in India

Users can choose two movies (out of 10) to have loaded on the card
by Ionut Arghire, November 23rd, 2012
 

Download Mercury Web Browser iOS 7.1

New search engines, improved auto-fill, better Reader formatting
by Filip Truta, November 23rd, 2012
ZombiU Gameplay Mechanics Get Showcased in New Video

ZombiU Gameplay Mechanics Get Showcased in New Video

by Andrei Dobra, November 23rd, 2012
Check out the Wii U first-person shooter in action on the new console
 

I Am Alive Gets New Steam Update

Gamers can now use a console controller in the game
by Andrei Dumitrescu, November 23rd, 2012
 

Download calibre 0.9.7 OS X

It now automatically converts any added book to the current output format
by Filip Truta, November 23rd, 2012
 

Fedora 18 Beta Will Finally Be Out Next Week

After numerous delays, the beta version of Spherical Cow will soon see daylight
by Silviu Stahie, November 23rd, 2012
 

Debian Installer 0.7 Beta 4 Has Multiple Linux Kernel Updates

The developers also chose to temporarily suspend the IPv6 privacy extensions
by Silviu Stahie, November 23rd, 2012
Meizu MX2 Spotted in New, Clearer Photos

Meizu MX2 Spotted in New, Clearer Photos

by Ionut Arghire, November 23rd, 2012
The handset should land with a quad-core CPU, Android 4.1
 

EndWeekGame: November 23

Playing Hitman: Absolution, Borderlands 2, XCOM and Fallen Enchantress
by Andrei Dumitrescu, November 23rd, 2012
 

PHP 5.4.9 and 5.3.19 Are Now Available for Download

The latest versions of PHP can be downloaded from Softpedia
by Silviu Stahie, November 23rd, 2012
 

Buffalo 16x Blu-ray Writer Debuts

This is a fairly normal, run-off-the-mill optical drive for PCs
by Sebastian Pop, November 23rd, 2012
AT&T Now Shipping Refurbished iPhone 5s for $99

AT&T Now Shipping Refurbished iPhone 5s for $99

by Filip Truta, November 23rd, 2012
Order one online and you’ll get free shipping anywhere in the US
 

Learn How to Get Through Your Daily Facebook Activities in Just 4 Hours - Video

It sounds unbelievable, but it is possible to get everything done and have time for Reddit
by Lucian Parfeni, November 23rd, 2012
 

Watch Head of Nokia Design Talk About Flagship Lumia 920

Nokia's Windows Phone 8 device has seen impressive demand so far
by Ionut Arghire, November 23rd, 2012
Vegas Party Train to Debut in 2013

Vegas Party Train to Debut in 2013

by Raluca Anghel, November 23rd, 2012
The train will be equipped with big screen TVs, recliners and two ultra lounges
 

International iPhone Calls Just Got a Lot Cheaper for LinkedIn Users

VoIP service Plingm now supports free calls between LinkedIn users with an iPhone
by Filip Truta, November 23rd, 2012
 

Warning: Fake Apple Invoices Doing the Rounds Carrying Malware

Blackhole exploit kit targets only Windows computers, Macs could be up next
by Filip Truta, November 23rd, 2012
World’s Biggest Flower Unveiled in Switzerland

World’s Biggest Flower Unveiled in Switzerland

by Raluca Anghel, November 23rd, 2012
The Titan Arum only blossoms once every few years
 

Steam Autumn Sale 2012 Day 3 Brings Price Cuts for Skyrim, Saints Row 3, More

Save big on Skyrim, Saints Row 3, Crysis 2, War of the Roses, Transformers, and more
by Andrei Dobra, November 23rd, 2012
 

Senior Couple Find Python Wrapped Around Toilet Seat

The snake slithered in through a hole in the bathroom wall, near the toilet pipe
by Raluca Anghel, November 23rd, 2012
 

Archon SB-E X2, Thermalright's Silent but Mighty CPU Cooler

Compatible with both AMD and Intel CPUs, it has adjustable air pressure
by Sebastian Pop, November 23rd, 2012
 

Free Windows 8 Start Button

With the App Store available Pokki is more than an application launcher
by Ionut Ilascu, November 23rd, 2012
Your Say: Windows 8 Is Confusing, It Needs a Start Button

Your Say: Windows 8 Is Confusing, It Needs a Start Button

by Bogdan Popa, November 23rd, 2012
More and more readers claim that Microsoft must bring back the Start button
 

Script of the Day: productColorizer

jQuery plugin for creating product mockups with various color options
by Catalin Cimpanu, November 23rd, 2012