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About 122 articles found for 27 February 2013:

 

Adam Strange: Shark Kills Film Director off New Zealand Coast

A four-meter (13-foot) white shark bit the experienced season near Auckland
by Raluca Anghel, February 27th, 2013
 

Leatherback Turtles Might Be Extinct in Just 20 Years

These turtles are likely to soon fall off the biodiversity map, study finds
by Laura Sinpetru, February 27th, 2013
 

Hyundai Readies to Roll Out Mass-Produced Fuel Cell Cars

The first ix35 Fuel Cell vehicle stepped off the production lines yesterday
by Laura Sinpetru, February 27th, 2013
Pet Labradors Are Record-Setting Blood Donors

Pet Labradors Are Record-Setting Blood Donors

by Laura Sinpetru, February 27th, 2013
Heledd and Garin have thus far saved the lives of countless pooches
 

BlackBerry Z10 Now Available at Wind Mobile

The smartphone can be purchased for $299 on WINDtab on $40 plan
by Ionut Arghire, February 27th, 2013
 

Chinese Government Secretly Encourages Tiger Trade, NGO Says

Report claims Chinese officials are merely pretending to help tigers
by Laura Sinpetru, February 27th, 2013
Picture of the Day: Hedgehog Takes a Bath

Picture of the Day: Hedgehog Takes a Bath

by Laura Sinpetru, February 27th, 2013
Ragweed very much enjoys curling in a ball and floating about
 

Sony Releases Experimental Firefox OS for Xperia E

The vendor is committed to supporting the platform and developers making apps for it
by Ionut Arghire, February 27th, 2013
 

Professional Data Obfuscation Tool

It can split data across multiple carriers, 3-password protection
by Ionut Ilascu, February 27th, 2013
Kate Gosselin Got More Plastic Surgery Ahead of Celebrity Wife Swap

Kate Gosselin Got More Plastic Surgery Ahead of Celebrity Wife Swap

by Elena Gorgan, February 27th, 2013
Experts note that the reality star looks different, say a facelift probably explains it
 

Real Estate Expert Becomes AMD Board Member

Martin L. Edelman has been appointed to the company's BOD
by Sebastian Pop, February 27th, 2013
 

Pessimism Helps People Live Longer, Keep Healthy

Optimists are more likely to become disabled or even die, study finds
by Laura Sinpetru, February 27th, 2013
 

School Allows Anti-Gay T-Shirt in Class, Cites the First Amendment

The student wore the shirt during an event meant to raise awareness on bullying
by Raluca Anghel, February 27th, 2013
 

Star Wars Pinball Review (Xbox 360)

Three tables based on the movie series with some interesting mechanics
by Andrei Dumitrescu, February 27th, 2013
Photo of the Day: Justin Bieber Goes Shopping in Gas Mask

Photo of the Day: Justin Bieber Goes Shopping in Gas Mask

by Elena Gorgan, February 27th, 2013
Teen heartthrob goes to extreme lengths not to be recognized, is a tad ridiculous
 

Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 “Easily” Better than NVIDIA Tegra 4

The biggest name on the mobile processor market isn't daunted in the least
by Sebastian Pop, February 27th, 2013
 

Enermax Prepares a Series of Fanless PSUs as Well

All of them are 80 Plus Platinum-certified and have thick heatsinks
by Sebastian Pop, February 27th, 2013
 

Oscars 2013: “Paperman” Producer Kicked Out for Throwing Paper Planes

Kristina Reed wanted to celebrate Oscar win in a unique way, producers weren’t having it
by Elena Gorgan, February 27th, 2013
German Users Warned About PayPal and ING Phishing Scams

German Users Warned About PayPal and ING Phishing Scams

by Eduard Kovacs, February 27th, 2013
Victims are instructed to update their accounts for safety reasons
 

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Review (PS3)

Is this hack-and-slash game a great new direction for the Metal Gear series?
by Andrei Dobra, February 27th, 2013
 

Microsoft Officially Launches Office 365 for Businesses

The company has also introduced three new versions of its productivity suite
by Bogdan Popa, February 27th, 2013
Enermax Also Readies DreamBass Notebook Cooler

Enermax Also Readies DreamBass Notebook Cooler

by Sebastian Pop, February 27th, 2013
It works for any laptop of 15.6 inches diagonal and lower
 

Prehistoric Shark Had Teeth That Looked and Worked like a Chainsaw

The shark's teeth were fitted on a spiral, helped the animal rip through its prey
by Laura Sinpetru, February 27th, 2013
 

Harry Styles of One Direction Hit with Shoe in the Groin

Eager fan accidentally injures teen idol during live show in Glasgow
by Elena Gorgan, February 27th, 2013
Enermax Prepares New Line of ATX Mid-Tower Cases

Enermax Prepares New Line of ATX Mid-Tower Cases

by Sebastian Pop, February 27th, 2013
They are called Fulmo and can hold triple-VGA PC configurations
 

Disabled Puppy Wonky Makes Amazing Recovery

The pooch can now walk, run and play, looks ready to take on the world
by Laura Sinpetru, February 27th, 2013
Understanding Known Threats Is Crucial to Enterprise Risk Management, Study Finds

Understanding Known Threats Is Crucial to Enterprise Risk Management, Study Finds

by Eduard Kovacs, February 27th, 2013
The Information Security Forum has published its Threat Horizon 2015 report
 

Unlocked Lumia 720 and Lumia 520 Expected in the UK on April 1

Both running under Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8 platform
by Ionut Arghire, February 27th, 2013
 

Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7 Final Version – First Bugs Found

Users have started reporting bugs in the stable release of IE10 for Windows 7
by Bogdan Popa, February 27th, 2013
 

Oscars 2013: Madonna Snubs Demi Moore for Ashton Kutcher

Demi’s best friend chooses sides after divorce, flirts with her ex in front of everyone
by Elena Gorgan, February 27th, 2013
SSNs of 26,000 Former US Government Employees Exposed Due to Printing Misalignment

SSNs of 26,000 Former US Government Employees Exposed Due to Printing Misalignment

by Eduard Kovacs, February 27th, 2013
Potential victims are being told to be on alert for signs of identity theft
 

Apacer Reveals New SSDs for Industrial Computers

They have the PATA interface, otherwise known as IDE
by Sebastian Pop, February 27th, 2013
 

Beyonce's New Sneakers Spell Animal Cruelty

The shoes are made of anaconda, ostrich, crocodile, stingray, calf's hair
by Laura Sinpetru, February 27th, 2013
MSI Installs Sound Blaster Cinema Audio Chips in G-Series Motherboards

MSI Installs Sound Blaster Cinema Audio Chips in G-Series Motherboards

by Sebastian Pop, February 27th, 2013
It looks like the Bigfoot Killer NIC Network Controller isn't the only asset
 

Snowy Owl Spotted in Scotland

The species is native to the Arctic regions, wildlife researchers explain
by Laura Sinpetru, February 27th, 2013
 

Lenovo Intros A1000 and A3000 Android Tablets

Both with 7-inch touchscreens, set to land in the second quarter of the year
by Ionut Arghire, February 27th, 2013
Watch: Japanese Whalers Ram One of Sea Shepherd's Ships

Watch: Japanese Whalers Ram One of Sea Shepherd's Ships

by Laura Sinpetru, February 27th, 2013
The activists were asking for it, Japan's Fisheries Agency says
 

Watch: David Bowie’s Gender Bending Video for “The Stars (Are Out Tonight)”

Short film explores our culture’s obsession with celebrity, is positively brilliant
by Elena Gorgan, February 27th, 2013
VIA Showcases Vantage Digital Wall Made of Sixteen 46-Inch Displays

VIA Showcases Vantage Digital Wall Made of Sixteen 46-Inch Displays

by Sebastian Pop, February 27th, 2013
The exhibition is happening at the Digital Signage Expo (DSE) 2013
 

Dell Latitude 10 Essentials, Now for Law Enforcement and Banks

The tablet has better security than its original incarnation
by Sebastian Pop, February 27th, 2013
Emergency Flash Update to Protect Firefox Users

Emergency Flash Update to Protect Firefox Users

by Ionut Ilascu, February 27th, 2013
Adobe addresses two zero-day vulnerabilities, fixes buffer overflow
 

JPMorgan Cuts 17,000 Jobs, 7 Percent of Workforce

The cuts are set to be enforced in the next two years, primarily in the mortgage sector
by Raluca Anghel, February 27th, 2013
 

MWC 2013: Lenovo Intros New 10.1-Inch S6000 Tablet

It relies on a dual-core processor and has an IPS display
by Sebastian Pop, February 27th, 2013
No Significant Development Cost Increase for PlayStation 4, Says Sony

No Significant Development Cost Increase for PlayStation 4, Says Sony

by Andrei Dumitrescu, February 27th, 2013
The consumer might have to face a small increase in price
 

Budweiser Maker Sued for Watered-Down Beer

Anheuser-Busch reps stress that alcohol labeling regulations are being observed
by Raluca Anghel, February 27th, 2013
Oscars 2013: The Google Glass Makes an Appearance – Video

Oscars 2013: The Google Glass Makes an Appearance

by Elena Gorgan, February 27th, 2013
Anne Wojcicki wears gadget at a party, blows paparazzo’s mind
 

Oscars 2013: Anne Hathaway Rehearsed Her Speech for Weeks

Report says she was worried people might not like it, make fun of her
by Elena Gorgan, February 27th, 2013
 

Dead Bird Becomes Robot, Spies on Swamp Sparrows [BBC]

Helped unravel the mystery that wing flapping is a sign of male aggression
by Sebastian Pop, February 27th, 2013
Stuxnet Is Older Than Initially Believed, Symantec Uncovers 0.5 Variant – Video

Stuxnet Is Older Than Initially Believed, Symantec Uncovers 0.5 Variant

by Eduard Kovacs, February 27th, 2013
The security firm has published a detailed report on the newly discovered version
 

The Sea Shepherd Organization Is a Gang of Pirates, US Court Says

Judge makes it possible for Japanese whalers to take legal action against the activists
by Laura Sinpetru, February 27th, 2013
 

Rare Look at True Invisibility Cloak

It is made of two optical crystals that are found in nature
by Sebastian Pop, February 27th, 2013
 

AFP Twitter Account Hacked by Syrian Electronic Army

The hackers wanted to spread the truth about what was happening in Syria
by Eduard Kovacs, February 27th, 2013
NASCAR Fans to Sue for Getting Injured in the Daytona Crash

NASCAR Fans to Sue for Getting Injured in the Daytona Crash

by Raluca Anghel, February 27th, 2013
Their attorney claims the fence was not sufficiently reinforced
 

Green Day Singer Billie Joe Armstrong Talks Rehab, Public Meltdown

It was pretty bad, singer reveals in his first post-rehab interview with Rolling Stone
by Elena Gorgan, February 27th, 2013
Watch Video Intro of AMD Temash-Based Tablets

Watch Video Intro of AMD Temash-Based Tablets

by Sebastian Pop, February 27th, 2013
In the company's own words, the devices overachieve
 

Guns for Beyonce Tickets: Hip Hop Mogul Wants to Clean Up the Streets of NYC

Michael “Blue” Williams has interesting proposal for private gun buyback program
by Elena Gorgan, February 27th, 2013
 

Download Adobe Photoshop Touch for Android Phones

The application is available for purchase now, with popular features inside
by Ionut Arghire, February 27th, 2013
Toll Rises to 19 Dead in Balloon Crash in Egypt

Toll Rises to 19 Dead in Balloon Crash in Egypt

by Raluca Anghel, February 27th, 2013
While an English passenger succumbed to his wounds, two people survived the crash
 

Full Cast Announced for Dancing With the Stars, Season 16

Andy Dick, Wynonna Judd and Kellie Pickler are perhaps the most famous names on the list
by Elena Gorgan, February 27th, 2013
Bobby Brown Sentenced to 55 Days in Jail

Bobby Brown Sentenced to 55 Days in Jail

by Elena Gorgan, February 27th, 2013
Singer must report to start his sentence by March 20