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About 193 articles found for 24 February 2013:

 

BlackBerry Z10 Goes Official in India at Rs 43,490 ($805 / €609)

The handset will arrive on the market in Black and White flavors
by Ionut Arghire, February 25th, 2013
 

MWC 2013: ASUS PadFone Infinity Launch and Hands-on Photos

A €999 combo that should cover all of a user’s mobile needs
by Ionut Arghire, February 25th, 2013
 

CCleaner 3.28 Available for Download

Improves memory usage and performance on Windows 7
by Ionut Ilascu, February 25th, 2013
 

The Last Guardian Will Be Revealed at the Right Time, Sony Says

Sony executive is sorry about the lack of details and promises a better reintroduction
by Andrei Dobra, February 25th, 2013
Oscars 2013: Kristen Stewart Presents, Gets Lots of Hate Online – Video

Oscars 2013: Kristen Stewart Presents, Gets Lots of Hate Online

by Elena Gorgan, February 25th, 2013
Viewers at home criticize her for looking bored, too cool for school
 

Oscars 2013: Brandi Glanville’s Dress Nearly Falls Off

Reality star makes unexpected appearance, lands on everybody’s worst dressed list
by Elena Gorgan, February 25th, 2013
 

Kickstarter-Funded Short “Innocente” Gets an Oscar

The documentary film gets an Academy Award for “Best Documentary Short”
by Sebastian Pop, February 25th, 2013
Superb Mini Server 2.0.3 Switches to Samba 4

Superb Mini Server 2.0.3 Switches to Samba 4

by Silviu Stahie, February 25th, 2013
A lot of other packages were updates, along with the Linux kernel
 

Windows Blue to Hit RTM in June

New report seems to confirm that Blue will hit the market this summer
by Bogdan Popa, February 25th, 2013
Oscars 2013: Dolby Theater Is Flooded Ahead of the Big Night

Oscars 2013: Dolby Theater Is Flooded Ahead of the Big Night

by Elena Gorgan, February 25th, 2013
Toilet triggers flood in theater lobby, but Oscarcast goes ahead regardless
 

Bit.Trip Runner 2 Gets Official Launch Trailer

Admire quite a lot of impressive gameplay from the upcoming indie title
by Andrei Dobra, February 25th, 2013
 

Windows 8 Clock App Released, Download Now

Here’s one more helpful app for your Windows 8 computer
by Bogdan Popa, February 25th, 2013
46-Megapixel Camera Made by Sigma

46-Megapixel Camera Made by Sigma

by Sebastian Pop, February 25th, 2013
The DP3 Merrill Compact uses Foveon X3 direct image sensor
 

Bit.Trip Presents Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien Review (PC)

Can this new running game make it across the finish line?
by Andrei Dobra, February 25th, 2013
 

MWC 2013: HTC One Hands-On

The new flagship smartphone from HTC, capable of a new camera experience
by Ionut Arghire, February 25th, 2013
 

Windows 8 Fails to Ignite the Ever-Collapsing PC Market

Microsoft’s new OS was expected to boost PC sales after launch
by Bogdan Popa, February 25th, 2013
NVIDIA’s GeForce Graphics Driver 307.83 for Windows XP Is Out

NVIDIA’s GeForce Graphics Driver 307.83 for Windows XP Is Out

by Iulian Pascal, February 25th, 2013
The 307.83 version package is WHQL and compatible with desktop and notebook graphics cards
 

Oscars 2013: Britney Spears Debuts Brunette Hair

Singer unveils new look at Elton John’s Oscars party, looks radiant
by Elena Gorgan, February 25th, 2013
Quick Look: Game of Thrones Ascent – with Gameplay Video

Quick Look: Game of Thrones Ascent – with Gameplay Video

by Andrei Dumitrescu, February 25th, 2013
It captures the spirit of the series well, still has some teething issues
 

Introducing Unity Dark 64, a Distro Based on Ubuntu 12.04.2

The latest version of Unity Dark 64 can be downloaded from Softpedia
by Silviu Stahie, February 25th, 2013
 

Oscars 2013: Ryan Seacrest Snubs Catherine Zeta Jones

Ryan turns his back on the actress even though she’d asked him a question
by Elena Gorgan, February 25th, 2013
 

Ikea Meatballs Found to Contain Horsemeat

The meatballs' label erroneously said they were made from beef and pork
by Laura Sinpetru, February 25th, 2013
Chrome to Get Indicators for Tabs That Play Audio, Finally

Chrome to Get Indicators for Tabs That Play Audio, Finally

by Lucian Parfeni, February 25th, 2013
The notifications will indicate which background tabs are playing sounds
 

Bungie Plans Destiny Rewards for Long-Term Fans

More information on the bonuses will be revealed closer to launch
by Andrei Dumitrescu, February 25th, 2013
 

Oscars 2013: Charlize Theron Dazzles in White Dior, Pixie Cut

Actress says every woman should shave her head at least once because it’s liberating
by Elena Gorgan, February 25th, 2013
Square Enix Reveals Control Pad Setup for Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn

Square Enix Reveals Control Pad Setup for Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn

by Andrei Dumitrescu, February 25th, 2013
Gamers will be able to test FATE events in open beta
 

MWC 2013: AMD Turbo Dock Demoed on Temash Tablet

The 40% boost in performance will occur when the slate is docked
by Sebastian Pop, February 25th, 2013
 

Twitter Account of Oscar Pistorius' Older Brother Hacked

The hacker said the Olympian was going to do interviews
by Eduard Kovacs, February 25th, 2013
 

PlayStation 4 DualShock 4 Design Only Needs Small Tweaks

The controller will receive slight improvements ahead of the PS4's release this year
by Andrei Dobra, February 25th, 2013
Colorful’s GeForce GTX Titan Is Actually Factory Overclocked

Colorful’s GeForce GTX Titan Is Actually Factory Overclocked

by Sebastian Pop, February 25th, 2013
The high-end video card goes above the norm in this package
 

Eye-Fi X2 Card Gets a Firmware Update

Version 5.0019 adds DHCP router options and fixes an Android OS bug
by George Grigore, February 25th, 2013
 

LongoMatch 0.18.6 "Elãptica" Released with New Features

The latest version of LongoMatch can be downloaded from Softpedia
by Silviu Stahie, February 25th, 2013
 

MWC 2013: ASUS Fonepad Goes Official with 3G Voice Features

Running under Android 4.1 with an Atom Z2420 processor inside
by Ionut Arghire, February 25th, 2013
Two Arrests Made in Acid Attack Case, but Victim Might Have Harmed Herself

Two Arrests Made in Acid Attack Case, but Victim Might Have Harmed Herself

by Raluca Anghel, February 25th, 2013
The Victoria's Secret worker was allegedly assaulted by an Islamic woman in 2012
 

MWC 2013: Hands-on with Alcatel One Touch Scribe HD

A quad-core smartphone for the mid-range market segment
by Ionut Arghire, February 25th, 2013
 

CrystalDiskInfo 5.4.0 Available for Download

It adds option for USB Memory support, improves SSD support
by Ionut Ilascu, February 25th, 2013
 

Ubisoft Wants Short PlayStation 4 and Xbox 720 Life Cycle

Company teams will need less than two years to unlock console potential
by Andrei Dumitrescu, February 25th, 2013
 

Xperia Z Lands in 60 Countries This Week

The Android Jelly Bean flagship will be available on five continents
by Ionut Arghire, February 25th, 2013
Microsoft Outlook.com Down in Some Countries – 2/25/2013

Microsoft Outlook.com Down in Some Countries – 2/25/2013

by Bogdan Popa, February 25th, 2013
The email service appears to be unavailable for some users
 

GNOME Shell 3.8 Beta 1 Now Has Middle-Click Paste

A few other new features have been added in this release
by Silviu Stahie, February 25th, 2013
 

Oscars 2013: Apple Rolls Out New iPad Ad

The company has debuted a new commercial clearly aimed at filmmakers
by Bogdan Popa, February 25th, 2013
Oscars 2013: Jennifer Lawrence Is Awesome in GIFs

Oscars 2013: Jennifer Lawrence Is Awesome in GIFs

by Elena Gorgan, February 25th, 2013
Best Actress winner is also one of the cutest, lovable stars at the awards gala
 

MWC 2013: ASUS Makes PadFone Infinity Official

A 5-inch full HD handset paired with a 10.1-inch tablet PC
by Ionut Arghire, February 25th, 2013
Pwnie Express Unveils Pwn Pad, an Android-Based Penetration Testing Tablet

Pwnie Express Unveils Pwn Pad, an Android-Based Penetration Testing Tablet

by Eduard Kovacs, February 25th, 2013
The tablet will become available in April at a price of $795 (600 EUR)
 

Download CDBurnerXP 4.5.1

Disc info is refreshed automatically, UDF version is saved
by Ionut Ilascu, February 25th, 2013
Students Explicitly Asked to Sniff Cocaine, All for the Sake of Science

Students Explicitly Asked to Sniff Cocaine, All for the Sake of Science

by Laura Sinpetru, February 25th, 2013
Clinical study aims to investigate how this drug impacts on the human body
 

AMD Prepares TressFX Technology to “Render, Rinse, Repeat”

The company decides to be remarkably tight-lipped about what it does
by Sebastian Pop, February 25th, 2013
 

Live TV for Windows 8 Update Released, Download Here

A new version of the Live TV app is now up for grabs
by Bogdan Popa, February 25th, 2013
Softpedia Offers Full Download List for MSI’s Newest X79 Board

Softpedia Offers Full Download List for MSI’s Newest X79 Board

by Iulian Pascal, February 25th, 2013
All drivers needed for MSI’s latest board, namely X79A-GD45 PLUS, are now on Softpedia
 

Evince 3.8 Beta 1 Document Viewer Has New Features

The latest version of Evince can be downloaded from Softpedia
by Silviu Stahie, February 25th, 2013
 

MWC 2013: Nokia 301 Hands-On

A cheap device with appealing camera and Internet capabilities
by Ionut Arghire, February 25th, 2013
 

Halo 4: Majestic Map Pack DLC Out Today, Gets Strategy Videos for Each New Level

Learn more about Landfall, Monolith, and Skyline before they appear for the game
by Andrei Dobra, February 25th, 2013
 

SimCity TV Spot Is Funny, Shows Beautiful City Evolution

Gamers will have more options linked to development
by Andrei Dumitrescu, February 25th, 2013
Microsoft Planning to Score Big with Turkish Fatih Tablet Plan

Microsoft Planning to Score Big with Turkish Fatih Tablet Plan

by Bogdan Popa, February 25th, 2013
Turkish authorities are willing to bring tablet PCs in schools
 

MWC 2013: Firefox OS-Based Alcatel One Touch Fire Goes Official

An entry-level device packing a 3.5-inch screen, 1GHz processor
by Ionut Arghire, February 25th, 2013
 

Malware Infects Computers at Several Oil Rigs and Platforms

The malicious elements were downloaded from adult and music piracy websites
by Eduard Kovacs, February 25th, 2013
 

MWC 2013: Nokia 301 Arrives with 3.5G, HD Voice, 39 Days on Standby

The phone will be launched in yellow, cyan, magenta, white and black
by Ionut Arghire, February 25th, 2013
Oscar Winners Are Among the Top 10 Pirated Movies of the Week

Oscar Winners Are Among the Top 10 Pirated Movies of the Week

by Lucian Parfeni, February 25th, 2013
The movies with the best actor, best actress and best director are in there
 

From Smartphones to Smart TVs: LG Buys webOS from HP

The operating system whose progress HP botched will be resurrected
by Sebastian Pop, February 25th, 2013
 

Download Evasi0n 1.5 to Jailbreak iOS 6.0 – 6.1.2

A new version of the jailbreak tool is now up for grabs
by Bogdan Popa, February 25th, 2013
Vulnerability Affecting Java 7 Update 15 and Earlier Versions Identified

Vulnerability Affecting Java 7 Update 15 and Earlier Versions Identified

by Eduard Kovacs, February 25th, 2013
Security Explorations has discovered another sandbox bypass flaw
 

World's Top 5 Creepiest, Most Shocking Photobombs Will Keep You Up at Night

Check out a vintage, country-side photobomb with Hitchcock-reminiscent feeling to it
by Raluca Anghel, February 25th, 2013
 

Surface Pro Users Get Shocked While the Tablet Is Charging

Several users are experiencing mild shocks while the tablet is recharging
by Bogdan Popa, February 25th, 2013
Pakistani Hacker Defaces Site of Sri Lanka’s Ministry of Mass Media and Information

Pakistani Hacker Defaces Site of Sri Lanka’s Ministry of Mass Media and Information

by Eduard Kovacs, February 25th, 2013
The hacker is protesting against the executions of Tamils
 

Epiphany 3.8 Beta 1 Browser Gets Undo Tab

A few other major features have been implemented in this version
by Silviu Stahie, February 25th, 2013
 

Government of Pakistan Portal Breached by Indian Hacker (Updated)

Hacktivists are protesting against the recent Hyderabad bomb attacks
by Eduard Kovacs, February 25th, 2013
Wasteland 2 Dialog System Is Keyword Driven, Immersive

Wasteland 2 Dialog System Is Keyword Driven, Immersive

by Andrei Dumitrescu, February 25th, 2013
The team wants to keep player attention focused on the conversations
 

Microsoft Offers Free Skype Calls to MSN Users

Make MSN your homepage and get 60 minutes of free Skype calls
by Bogdan Popa, February 25th, 2013
 

Intel Core i3-3250 CPU, the Fastest Core i3 Yet

It is listed in the MDDS database as having Ivy Bridge-M-2 core
by Sebastian Pop, February 25th, 2013
Maxthon Browser 4.0.3 Stable Released

Maxthon Browser 4.0.3 Stable Released

by Ionut Ilascu, February 25th, 2013
It solves issue with SkyNote synchronization, eliminates multiple crash bugs
 

C-Sections Make Babies More Prone to Developing Allergies, Study says

Babies born by C-section are five times more likely to develop allergies by the age of two
by Laura Sinpetru, February 25th, 2013
AMD Launches FirePro R5000 Graphics Card for Data Centers

AMD Launches FirePro R5000 Graphics Card for Data Centers

by Sebastian Pop, February 25th, 2013
The closest thing to NVIDIA GeForce GRID, albeit for professional use
 

Ruby 2.0.0 Officially Released, Features DTrace Support

This is the first version, a new stable branch of the programming language
by Silviu Stahie, February 25th, 2013
 

Dropbox Experimental 1.7.7 Available for Download

It adds repairs for various bugs relating to notifications
by Ionut Ilascu, February 25th, 2013
 

Oscars 2013: Adele Performs “Skyfall”

Singer also took home the Oscar for Best Original Song with “Skyfall”
by Elena Gorgan, February 25th, 2013
 

Windows Blue to Be Offered for Free to Windows 8 Users

A new report claims that upgrading from Windows 8 to Blue will be free
by Bogdan Popa, February 25th, 2013
inXile Explains HUD System for Wasteland 2

inXile Explains HUD System for Wasteland 2

by Andrei Dumitrescu, February 25th, 2013
Gamers will be able to tweak five customizable elements
 

Oscars 2013: Jennifer Lawrence Gives Most Awesome Acceptance Speech

“This is nuts!” Jennifer says of winning, after tripping and falling on the stairs
by Elena Gorgan, February 25th, 2013
 

Bloody Sock Sold for $92,000 (€69,600), Was Worn by Curt Schilling

Ex-Red Sox pitcher wore the sock when his tendon was damaged, during the 2004 World Series
by Raluca Anghel, February 25th, 2013
Microsoft Successfully Takes Down Bamital Botnet

Microsoft Successfully Takes Down Bamital Botnet

by Bogdan Popa, February 25th, 2013
The company says the botnet is still offline right now
 

New NVIDIA Headquarters to Be Complete by 2015

Phase 1 of construction will begin this June, right as summer starts
by Sebastian Pop, February 25th, 2013
 

Oscars 2013: Ben Affleck Gets Choked Up in Acceptance Speech

“Argo” wins Best Picture, actor, director and producer is overwhelmed
by Elena Gorgan, February 25th, 2013
 

MWC 2013: Sony Releases Quad-Core Xperia Tablet Z

The 9.6 mm-thick device has only been up for sale in Japan until now
by Sebastian Pop, February 25th, 2013
The Final Design of the PlayStation 4 Hasn't Even Been Seen by Sony Japan President

The Final Design of the PlayStation 4 Hasn't Even Been Seen by Sony Japan President

by Andrei Dobra, February 25th, 2013
The company hasn't decided on the final version of the next-generation console
 

Kuwaiti Hackers Breach Website of Lebanese Parliament

The hacktivists accuse the government of supporting the Syrian regime
by Eduard Kovacs, February 25th, 2013
 

Microsoft Finds Virus in “Free” Windows

Pirated Windows copies usually come with malware, the company warns
by Bogdan Popa, February 25th, 2013
 

Oscars 2013: Barbra Streisand Performs

Singer returns to the Oscars stage to pay tribute to good friend Marvin Hamlisch
by Elena Gorgan, February 25th, 2013
 

SalentOS 12.04.2 Is Based on Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS

The distribution features Openbox and Razor-qt as desktop environments
by Silviu Stahie, February 25th, 2013
Casio China Hacked by Turkish Ajan, Details of 150,000 Users Leaked

Casio China Hacked by Turkish Ajan, Details of 150,000 Users Leaked

by Eduard Kovacs, February 25th, 2013
The hacker Maxney has defaced the website's index page
 

MWC 2013: Nokia Lumia 720 Goes Official

The phone will be released in the first quarter of the year
by Ionut Arghire, February 25th, 2013
 

MWC 2013: HP Readies 7-Inch Tablet with Price of Just $169 / 128-169 Euro

The company made sacrifices in favor of affordability when it put it together
by Sebastian Pop, February 25th, 2013
 

Oscars 2013: Michelle Obama Makes Surprise Appearance

First Lady of the Unites States presents Best Picture to “Argo”
by Elena Gorgan, February 25th, 2013
 

Microsoft Office Web Apps Get Major Feature Updates

The company has introduced 4 new ways to quickly edit Office documents
by Bogdan Popa, February 25th, 2013
Rumor Mill: Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception Multiplayer Will Go Free-to-Play

Rumor Mill: Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception Multiplayer Will Go Free-to-Play

by Andrei Dumitrescu, February 25th, 2013
The modes will be offered to those who subscribe to the Plus tier
 

Download WhatsApp 2.9.4 for Windows Phone

The new application release comes with various bug fixes
by Ionut Arghire, February 25th, 2013
 

Oscars 2013: Oscars All-Star Musical Tribute

“Chicago,” “Dreamgirls,” “Les Miserables” stars take part in amazing tribute
by Elena Gorgan, February 25th, 2013
 

Lockscreen HD for Windows 8 Released, Download Now

An easy to use application that comes with lockscreen backgrounds
by Bogdan Popa, February 25th, 2013
Watch Dogs PlayStation 4 Trailer Reveals Teaser Website

Watch Dogs PlayStation 4 Trailer Reveals Teaser Website

by Andrei Dumitrescu, February 25th, 2013
Players can learn more about the themes of the game
Oscars 2013: Shirley Bassey Brings Down the House – Video

Oscars 2013: Shirley Bassey Brings Down the House

by Elena Gorgan, February 25th, 2013
Diva closes James Bond tribute with “Goldfinger,” totally kills it
 

Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7 Likely to Be Released Tomorrow

The company will launch several Windows 7 updates in just a few hours
by Bogdan Popa, February 25th, 2013
 

Oscars 2013: Seth MacFarlane’s Awesome Opening Speech

Cpt. Kirk, music numbers, funny jabs – the best opener ever at the Oscars
by Elena Gorgan, February 25th, 2013
Microsoft Rolls Out Anti-Google Infographic

Microsoft Rolls Out Anti-Google Infographic

by Bogdan Popa, February 25th, 2013
Yet another attempt supposed to show everyone that Google is playing dirty
 

Mozilla Previews Firefox OS at MWC 2013

The company confirms handsets from Alcatel (TCL), LG, ZTE and Huawei
by Ionut Arghire, February 25th, 2013
 

Windows Blue Project Reportedly Confirmed by PC Manufacturers

The Windows 8 upgrade is expected to boost new PC sales, sources say
by Bogdan Popa, February 25th, 2013
 

Razzies 2013: “Twilight” Wins Worst Picture

Rihanna and Adam Sandler are also included on the list, as expected
by Elena Gorgan, February 25th, 2013
 

Oscars 2013: Jennifer Lawrence Trips and Falls

Actress has awkward moment in Dior dress, saves face graciously
by Elena Gorgan, February 25th, 2013
Oscars 2013: The Winners

Oscars 2013: The Winners

by Elena Gorgan, February 25th, 2013
“Argo,” Jennifer Lawrence, Daniel Day-Lewis, Ang Lee win big on film’s biggest night
 

MWC 2013: Huawei Ascend P2 Goes Official with 1.5GHz Quad-Core CPU

The smartphone will go on sale in Q2 2013 for 400 EUR/525 USD
by Cosmin Vasile, February 24th, 2013
GNOME Settings Daemon 3.8 Beta 1 Brings New Features

GNOME Settings Daemon 3.8 Beta 1 Brings New Features

by Marius Nestor, February 24th, 2013
It also fixes some annoying bugs and improves various features
 

Script of the Day: Sketch CMS

A great open source PHP content management system (CMS)
by Catalin Cimpanu, February 24th, 2013