Softpedia News Archive

About 115 articles found for 28 February 2013:

 

Turn Printable Files into Industry-Standard PDFs

PrimoPDF provides output profiles for different document quality
by Ionut Ilascu, March 1st, 2013
 

Photosynth Now Available for Windows Phone 8

Providing users with the possibility to create photo spheres
by Ionut Arghire, March 1st, 2013
 

UC Browser HD for Windows 8 Review

The first real alternative for Internet Explorer 10 Metro
by Bogdan Popa, March 1st, 2013
 

Great White Sharks Now Protected Under California's Endangered Species Act

These animals can no longer be either harmed or killed, conservationists rejoice
by Laura Sinpetru, March 1st, 2013
New 23-Inch Monitor Released by ViewSonic

New 23-Inch Monitor Released by ViewSonic

by Sebastian Pop, March 1st, 2013
Called TD2340, it has 10-pint multitouch and several display inputs
 

“Law & Order: SVU” Kills Rihanna on Chris Brown Episode

Inspired by the 2009 assault, new episode gets people talking with tragic ending
by Elena Gorgan, March 1st, 2013
 

Sandstorm Hits Beijing, Air Pollution Reaches Dangerous Levels

The city’s residents try to cover their faces with whatever they can get their hands on
by Laura Sinpetru, March 1st, 2013
Samsung and LG Lose Display Market Share Even as Shipments Grow

Samsung and LG Lose Display Market Share Even as Shipments Grow

by Sebastian Pop, March 1st, 2013
LCD TV and tablet shipments bound to go up during 2013
 

SpaceX Launches Dragon Capsule Headed to the ISS with Supplies

The Dragon is now in orbit, but it will take it a few days to reach the ISS
by Lucian Parfeni, March 1st, 2013
Microsoft Imagines the Future: Touchscreens All Around Us – Video

Microsoft Imagines the Future: Touchscreens All Around Us

by Bogdan Popa, March 1st, 2013
The company presents its latest vision of the future in new clip
Stream David Bowie’s “The Next Day” Album in Full Now

Stream David Bowie’s “The Next Day” Album in Full Now

by Elena Gorgan, March 1st, 2013
If you’re a fan, now’s the time to see how his comeback sounds
 

Milk and Dairy Give Teens Acne, New PETA Billboard Says

The organization wants teens to quit drinking milk and eating dairy
by Laura Sinpetru, March 1st, 2013
Beast of Tenby: Mysterious, Unidentified Creature Found on the Beach in the UK

Beast of Tenby: Mysterious, Unidentified Creature Found on the Beach in the UK

by Raluca Anghel, March 1st, 2013
The mystery creature washed up on a beach in Pembrokeshire, Wales
 

Justin Bieber’s Post-Split, Revenge Fashion Makes Selena Gomez Laugh

Star steps out in ridiculous outfit, ex is having a blast looking at pictures, says report
by Elena Gorgan, March 1st, 2013
 

Secure Distro Qubes 2 Beta 2 Has KDE 4.9 and Xfce 4.10

The latest version of this security oriented distro can be downloaded from Softpedia
by Silviu Stahie, March 1st, 2013
 

Watch: News Anchor Cannot Stop Laughing at a Fat Cat's Swimming Regime

Susan Bahorich is highly amused by the feline's attempts to get back in shape
by Laura Sinpetru, March 1st, 2013
“I’ve Never Had Surgery on My Face,” Says Nicki Minaj

“I’ve Never Had Surgery on My Face,” Says Nicki Minaj

by Elena Gorgan, March 1st, 2013
Rapper and American Idol judge says she only looks different because of makeup
 

Mountain Lion Installation Bug Awaiting Fix in OS X 10.8.3

Mac App Store says “OS X Mountain Lion is not compatible with this computer”
by Filip Truta, March 1st, 2013
 

106-Year-Old Woman Gets High-School Degree in Columbus, Ohio

She refused to read a book assigned to her in high-school, and was never awarded a degree
by Raluca Anghel, March 1st, 2013
Kim Kardashian Knows She’ll Gain a Lot of Weight During the Pregnancy

Kim Kardashian Knows She’ll Gain a Lot of Weight During the Pregnancy

by Elena Gorgan, March 1st, 2013
Star tells Cosmo she’s happy, healthy and well aware she’ll be packing on the pounds
 

PETA Is Disgusted by Beyonce’s New Shoes

The sneakers are made from various animal skins, spark outrage amongst animal lovers
by Laura Sinpetru, March 1st, 2013
 

Samsung Galaxy Camera Selling from The Source

It has a price of $499.99, less than the one from the December 2012 launch
by Sebastian Pop, March 1st, 2013
 

Soda Machine Sells Malt Liquor in Washington D.C.

Children could buy the liquor for $3 (€2.3) per serving
by Raluca Anghel, March 1st, 2013
iWatch Rumor Killed by Corning [Bloomberg]

iWatch Rumor Killed by Corning Bloomberg

by Filip Truta, March 1st, 2013
“People are not accustomed to glass you roll up,” says President James Clappin
 

Ketchup Truck Crash Snarls Traffic in Reno, Closes Down I-80

Interstate 80 will be reopened today, according to the Nevada Department of Transportation
by Raluca Anghel, March 1st, 2013
 

BigDog Robot Is More of a Mule That Plays Catch

It can run, climb slopes and stay balanced on rough terrain too, among other things
by Sebastian Pop, March 1st, 2013
 

“90210” Is Ending After 5 Seasons, on May 13

CW series is pulled off air after ratings continue to dip
by Elena Gorgan, March 1st, 2013
 

The Witcher 3 Gets Fresh Details, Story Last Around 50 Hours

Geralt's spells have been upgraded and the combat system is much more precise
by Andrei Dobra, March 1st, 2013
Zero-Day Affecting Java 6 U41 and Java 7 U15 Exploited in the Wild

Zero-Day Affecting Java 6 U41 and Java 7 U15 Exploited in the Wild

by Eduard Kovacs, March 1st, 2013
FireEye researchers say the exploit is not very reliable
 

Scam Alert: YouTube Videos Advertise Free Google Glass

Trend Micro experts say victims are lured to shady survey websites
by Eduard Kovacs, March 1st, 2013
New Sharkoon PSU Is Perfect for Low- to Mid-Range PCs

New Sharkoon PSU Is Perfect for Low- to Mid-Range PCs

by Sebastian Pop, March 1st, 2013
It has a low wattage but a high-efficiency and a semi-modular design
 

Liam Hemsworth Cheated on Miley Cyrus with January Jones

Report says actor left pre-Oscar party with January, spent the night together
by Elena Gorgan, March 1st, 2013
 

Download WordPress 2.0 for Windows Phone

With Gallery enhancements, fast access to dashboard, and more
by Ionut Arghire, March 1st, 2013
Hundreds of Massive Ice Boulders Wash Ashore in Michigan

Hundreds of Massive Ice Boulders Wash Ashore in Michigan

by Laura Sinpetru, March 1st, 2013
Pictures of these weird ice rocks go viral in a matter of hours
Overpowered AMD APU Used in Sony PlayStation 4 to Be Repurposed for PCs
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As Far as Reparability Goes, Dell XPS 10 and Kindle Fire Take the Cake

As Far as Reparability Goes, Dell XPS 10 and Kindle Fire Take the Cake

by Sebastian Pop, March 1st, 2013
These are the tablets that don't necessarily need warranties to be called in
 

Watch: Helicopter Saves Deer Stranded on a Frozen Lake

The air currents created by the helicopter blew the animal to safety
by Laura Sinpetru, March 1st, 2013
Girls Gone Wild Files for Bankruptcy

Girls Gone Wild Files for Bankruptcy

by Elena Gorgan, March 1st, 2013
Controversial Joe Francis says it’s just a technicality, he’s not going anywhere
 

Microsoft Hints at Upgrades for Windows Phone 8, New Devices

No specific info on future platform release has been provided
by Ionut Arghire, March 1st, 2013
A Jennifer Lawrence Without Makeup Smokes a Blunt in Hawaii – Photos

A Jennifer Lawrence Without Makeup Smokes a Blunt in Hawaii

by Elena Gorgan, March 1st, 2013
Oscar-winning actress unwinds after a very busy awards season
 

3D Is for Pedestrians, MIT Invents 4D Printing [BBC]

The objects printed can change shape after coming out of the machine
by Sebastian Pop, March 1st, 2013
 

Apple Again Blocks Flash in Safari

Cupertino programs Safari to disable older versions of the web plug-in
by Filip Truta, March 1st, 2013
 

Sketchers Causes Controversy with “Daddy'$ Money” Teenage Girls' Line

Mothers believe the brand sends the message that girls are not independent
by Raluca Anghel, March 1st, 2013
 

Ouya Is Shipping to Kickstarter Backers on March 28

Kellee Santiago, from thatgamecompany, joins the game development team
by Andrei Dumitrescu, March 1st, 2013
Apple Confirms 1 Billion iTunes U Downloads

Apple Confirms 1 Billion iTunes U Downloads

by Filip Truta, March 1st, 2013
iTunes educational content downloads have topped one billion
 

Mother Teresa Was by No Means a Saint, Researchers Claim

Paper shows how Mother Teresa’s hallowed image was carefully constructed by the church
by Laura Sinpetru, March 1st, 2013
 

Fresh Dota 2 Update Now Live on Steam, Brings Special Tutorial for New Players

New players will be able to try out a fresh adventure in the game
by Andrei Dobra, March 1st, 2013
 

Mariah Carey Has Wardrobe Malfunction on Stage

Singer busts out of her dress during So So Def’s 20th Anniversary Concert
by Elena Gorgan, March 1st, 2013
Flexible Corning Willow Glass Won't Be Ready Before 2016 [Bloomberg]

Flexible Corning Willow Glass Won't Be Ready Before 2016 Bloomberg

by Sebastian Pop, March 1st, 2013
Manufacturers still need three or so more years to design products
Download OS X 10.8.3 Mountain Lion Build 12D74 – Developer News
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Download OS X 10.8.3 Mountain Lion Build 12D74 – Developer News

Developers asked to test AirPlay, AirPort, Game Center, Graphics Drivers, and Safari
by Filip Truta, March 1st, 2013
 

Scientists Manage to Mind Meld Two Rats

Brain-to-brain interface allows one rodent to control the behavior of another
by Laura Sinpetru, March 1st, 2013
Anastacia Cancels Tour as She’s Diagnosed with Breast Cancer Again

Anastacia Cancels Tour as She’s Diagnosed with Breast Cancer Again

by Elena Gorgan, March 1st, 2013
Singer apologizes to fans for disappointing them but remains optimistic
 

40-Pound (18 Kg) Meteorite Discovered in Antarctica

The extraterrestrial rock was found by a team of researchers from Belgium and Japan
by Laura Sinpetru, March 1st, 2013
Fathom Mixes Steampunk, Gothic and Atlantis with Adventure Ideas

Fathom Mixes Steampunk, Gothic and Atlantis with Adventure Ideas

by Andrei Dumitrescu, March 1st, 2013
The game will take players to the bottom of the sea
 

Mt. Etna's Eruption Seen from Space

Astronaut Chris Hadfield captured yet another stunning photo
by Lucian Parfeni, February 28th, 2013
 

Linux Kernel 3.8.1 Released into the Wild, Download Now

The latest version of Linux kernel, in this branch, can be downloaded from Softpedia
by Silviu Stahie, February 28th, 2013
Download Nokia Suite 3.8.10 Beta

Download Nokia Suite 3.8.10 Beta

by Ionut Arghire, February 28th, 2013
The app comes with various bug fixes and enhancements packed inside