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About 110 articles found for 25 January 2013:

 

Future Movies Might Be Revealed via Disney Infinity

Content will be delivered via download for next-gen consoles
by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 26th, 2013
Bogus BBB Complaints Carry ZeuS Downloader

Bogus BBB Complaints Carry ZeuS Downloader

by Eduard Kovacs, January 25th, 2013
Bitdefender researchers have analyzed this new wave of fake emails
 

Quitting Cigarettes Before the Age of 40 Ups One's Life Expectancy

Still, those who never take up the habit are bound to live longer
by Laura Sinpetru, January 25th, 2013
 

H&M Rolls Out Cutting-Edge Water Conservation Strategy

The company makes significant progress in terms of improving on its ecological footprint
by Laura Sinpetru, January 25th, 2013
"Talking" Trees: Illegally Cut Trees in Brazil Soon to Literally Cry Out for Help

"Talking" Trees: Illegally Cut Trees in Brazil Soon to Literally Cry Out for Help

by Laura Sinpetru, January 25th, 2013
The trees will be fitted with devices that alert authorities when they are cut and moved
 

Picture of the Day: Week-Old Baby Elephant Goes for a Swim

The elephant still has to figure out what water is all about, yet mum is ready to help
by Laura Sinpetru, January 25th, 2013
 

Opera Mini Gets Loaded on TECNO’s Devices in Africa

A co-branded flavor of the browser arrives on the company's handsets
by Ionut Arghire, January 25th, 2013
Resident Evil 6 on the PC Has Exclusive The Mercenaries: No Mercy Mode
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Download Now Painkiller Hell & Damnation Medieval Horror DLC via Steam

Download Now Painkiller Hell & Damnation Medieval Horror DLC via Steam

by Andrei Dobra, January 25th, 2013
Get the new add-on for the classic shooter right now
 

Keep a Close Eye on Your Finances

Monitor transactions and analyze spending patterns in a colorful environment
by Iulia Ivan, January 25th, 2013
 

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 Getting Window Application Mode

The Android Jelly Bean operating system can do another thing Windows can
by Sebastian Pop, January 25th, 2013
Avast Launches Bug Bounty Program

Avast Launches Bug Bounty Program

by Eduard Kovacs, January 25th, 2013
Researchers can earn as much as $5,000 (3,750 EUR) for finding vulnerabilities
 

Sony Releases Official Jelly Bean Custom ROM for Xperia T

This build is mostly aimed at developers and Android tech-savvy
by Cosmin Vasile, January 25th, 2013
 

Apple Complaint Against Samsung to Be Reviewed by ITC Bloomberg

One of the decisions in the patent fight doesn't sit well with the regulative body
by Sebastian Pop, January 25th, 2013
Logitech: We Are Not Giving Up PC Gaming, No Matter What Anyone Thinks

Logitech: We Are Not Giving Up PC Gaming, No Matter What Anyone Thinks

by Sebastian Pop, January 25th, 2013
Stopping console peripheral production doesn't mean the same will happen to PCs
 

Canvas Tablets Are Among the Cheapest Android Slates Yet

They both measure 7 inches in diagonal and ship for as little as $100 / 100 Euro
by Sebastian Pop, January 25th, 2013
White LG Optimus G to Arrive at Rogers in February

White LG Optimus G to Arrive at Rogers in February

by Ionut Arghire, January 25th, 2013
The white Nokia Lumia 920 and other LTE devices have seen a price cut
 

30% of All RAM Shipped in 2013 Will Be Mobile

The prediction fits all the talk about PCs losing ground to mobile products
by Sebastian Pop, January 25th, 2013
 

Watch: Squirrel's OMG Moment Goes Viral

This African ground squirrel has an adorable reaction after noticing a leopard
by Laura Sinpetru, January 25th, 2013
 

Cambridge University Building Graphene Center

Its scientists will try to puzzle through the capabilities of this revolutionary material
by Sebastian Pop, January 25th, 2013
 

Saints Row Should Drop Innuendos to Compete with GTA, Says Cliff Bleszinski

The two series show off the best of the open-world genre
by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 25th, 2013
Darksiders Developer Was Working on Unique Game Before Shutdown

Darksiders Developer Was Working on Unique Game Before Shutdown

by Andrei Dobra, January 25th, 2013
The Crawler project was set to blow people away, apparently
 

Chewbacca Finally Has a Girlfriend, All Thanks to the Staff at the Denver Zoo

This male red panda seems quite pleased with the idea of getting Daisy as a girlfriend
by Laura Sinpetru, January 25th, 2013
New Mini-ITX Motherboard from Axiomtek Ready for Intel Chips

New Mini-ITX Motherboard from Axiomtek Ready for Intel Chips

by Sebastian Pop, January 25th, 2013
It is made with medical, gaming and surveillance in mind, among other things
 

MSI Launches New Socket AM3+ Motherboard for AMD FX CPUs

The company makes an entry-level mainboard for 8-core chips
by Sebastian Pop, January 25th, 2013
 

Assassin's Creed 3: Tyranny of King Washington Chapter 1 Out on February 19

Experience the first part from the upcoming expansion on PC, PS3, Xbox 360 and Wii U
by Andrei Dobra, January 25th, 2013
Mr. Belding Would Return in Case of a “Saved by the Bell” Reunion

Mr. Belding Would Return in Case of a “Saved by the Bell” Reunion

by Raluca Anghel, January 25th, 2013
Mark-Paul Gosselaar is also on board with a reunion
 

Labrador Helps Woman Deliver Her Baby

The dog followed woman in the maternity ward, witnessed the labor
by Laura Sinpetru, January 25th, 2013
 

Smoking Could Soon Be Illegal in Oregon

Proposed bill aims to label cigarettes as prescription-only drugs
by Laura Sinpetru, January 25th, 2013
Sapphire Edge HD4, the Smallest PC in the World

Sapphire Edge HD4, the Smallest PC in the World

by Sebastian Pop, January 25th, 2013
It is the latest in a longer product series and is superior to the others
 

AT&T’s Lumia 900 to Get Windows Phone 7.8 on January 30

The update will bring along a variety of fixes and enhancements
by Ionut Arghire, January 25th, 2013
 

Rebooted SimCity Drops Single City Focus

Gamers will need to create supporting infrastructure
by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 25th, 2013
Kim Kardashian Shows Off Baby Bump, Struts in Tight Dress, Fur Coat

Kim Kardashian Shows Off Baby Bump, Struts in Tight Dress, Fur Coat

by Raluca Anghel, January 25th, 2013
Kim was spotted at the upscale Lasserre restaurant in Paris
 

Money Quarrel Leads to 900 Dolphins Being Slaughtered by Villagers

The villagers say their killing these animals was an act of retaliation
by Laura Sinpetru, January 25th, 2013
 

Prince Slams Madonna and Maroon 5 in New Interview

He speaks of Madonna's need for attention and Maroon 5 covering one of his songs
by Raluca Anghel, January 25th, 2013
CM Storm Sirius S Gaming Headset Launched by Cooler Master

CM Storm Sirius S Gaming Headset Launched by Cooler Master

by Sebastian Pop, January 25th, 2013
It is a 5.1-channel audio device based on a product released about two years ago
 

Rare Lynx Are Spotted in Colorado, Photo Goes Viral

The photo was taken by a National Park Service employee about a week ago
by Laura Sinpetru, January 25th, 2013
 

SEGA Plans to Use Relic for PC Online Games

The developer might revive Company of Heroes Online
by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 25th, 2013
 

Fat Shaming Is the Only Way to Curb Obesity, Bioethicist Says

Making overweight people feel bad about themselves might convince them to go on a diet
by Laura Sinpetru, January 25th, 2013
HDD Prices Will Return to Historical Levels, but Slowly

HDD Prices Will Return to Historical Levels, but Slowly

by Sebastian Pop, January 25th, 2013
Right now, platter spinners are at the pre-economic crisis levels
 

Burger King Drops Firm Supplying Beef with Traces of Horse Meat

The restaurant chain has ended contract with Silvercrest Foods, owned by ABP Food Group
by Raluca Anghel, January 25th, 2013
 

It's Official: Obie the Obese Dachshund Gets to Live with His Foster Mom

The dog has managed to shed a considerable amount of weight, feels better than ever
by Laura Sinpetru, January 25th, 2013
Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm's New Replay Feature Recovers Interrupted Games

Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm's New Replay Feature Recovers Interrupted Games

by Andrei Dobra, January 25th, 2013
Watch replays with others, jump into the matches, and recover your lost games
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YouTube, Gmail, Google, Intel Turkmenistan Sites Defaced by Iranian Hackers

The attackers leveraged an SQL Injection vulnerability to hack the TLD administrator
by Eduard Kovacs, January 25th, 2013
 

New Mid-Tower Case Launched by Fractal Design, Arc Midi R2

This goes to show that high-performance PCs don't need to be large and bulky
by Sebastian Pop, January 25th, 2013
 

RIM to Sell Its Hardware Division to Lenovo Bloomberg

Both companies reportedly seek new strategic deals to boost presence on the market
by Ionut Arghire, January 25th, 2013
 

McDonald's Commits to Selling Only Sustainable Fish

All of McDonald's locations in the US will serve certified seafood alone
by Laura Sinpetru, January 25th, 2013
Users Warned About New Type of Malware Spam Emails Impersonating DocuSign

Users Warned About New Type of Malware Spam Emails Impersonating DocuSign

by Eduard Kovacs, January 25th, 2013
Cybercriminals have deployed new tactics to trick internauts
 

Halo 4 Gets Griffball Playlist and New Specializations on Monday

Gamers can choose between the Stalker and Engineer
by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 25th, 2013
 

90% of All LCD TVs Sold This Year Will Use LED (2013)

There is barely any price difference between them and CCFL now
by Sebastian Pop, January 25th, 2013
ASUS PadFone 2 Tastes Firmware 10.4.11.13

ASUS PadFone 2 Tastes Firmware 10.4.11.13

by Ionut Arghire, January 25th, 2013
The update brings along a variety of enhancements and fixes
 

Dota 2 Update Adds Troll Warlord, New Features and Fixes

An All Random matchmaking system and a new tournament calendar option are included
by Andrei Dobra, January 25th, 2013
 

Japan: Devil May Cry Takes the Lead, 3DS XL Keeps Its Position

The PlayStation Vita has yet another bad week, under 10,000
by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 25th, 2013
 

New Stomach Bug Takes Its Toll on People in the US

CDC says the bug causes nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain
by Laura Sinpetru, January 25th, 2013
Acer Sets Off in Four Directions at Once

Acer Sets Off in Four Directions at Once

by Sebastian Pop, January 25th, 2013
The company hopes this will make up for the weakening of its brands
 

Microsoft Says Users Are Already Dumping Windows XP

The company claims that more consumers are upgrading to newer Windows versions
by Bogdan Popa, January 25th, 2013
 

15,000 Nile Crocodiles Escape from Farm in South Africa

One of them made its way into a local school, another visited a sports field
by Laura Sinpetru, January 25th, 2013
HTC Desire U Officially Unveiled with Android 4.0 ICS and 1 GHz CPU

HTC Desire U Officially Unveiled with Android 4.0 ICS and 1 GHz CPU

by Cosmin Vasile, January 25th, 2013
The smartphone will soon be available for only $275/€205 outright
 

Microsoft Reports Revenues of $21.46 Billion (€16 Billion) for Q4 2012

The company has just announced its financial results for the fourth quarter of 2012
by Bogdan Popa, January 25th, 2013