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About 111 articles found for 28 February 2013:

 

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
 

“Man of Steel” Early Review: It’s Awesome, the Best Movie of the Year

Early screenings talk of a perfect superhero film, thanks to Nolan and Snyder
by Elena Gorgan, February 28th, 2013
 

Samsung Showcases Digital Signage Platform

The open source technology uses an SoC, 4 GB or 8 GB storage
by Sebastian Pop, February 28th, 2013
Megan Fox Practically Begged for Her Role on “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles”

Megan Fox Practically Begged for Her Role on “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles”

by Elena Gorgan, February 28th, 2013
Michael Bay would have never taken her back had she not apologized profusely
 

8-Week-Old Kitten Almost Chokes to Death on a Mouse

The cat tried to eat the mouse, the rodent's tail got stuck in its throat
by Laura Sinpetru, February 28th, 2013
 

BenQ: Large-Size LCD TV Sales Will Rise in 2013

While Innolux is only looking at 4K TVs, BenQ is gazing upon them all
by Sebastian Pop, February 28th, 2013
 

Ancient Crocs Used to Feast on Young Dinosaurs

Evidence suggests juvenile dinosaurs had to always be on the lookout
by Laura Sinpetru, February 28th, 2013
China: Including Blue Teams in Military Drills Doesn’t Mean We Have Cyber Warriors

China: Including Blue Teams in Military Drills Doesn’t Mean We Have Cyber Warriors

by Eduard Kovacs, February 28th, 2013
The military says its cyber capabilities are not as advanced as the ones of others
 

B&N Loses $6.1 Million, Nook Sales Drop Sharply

Revenues from the Nook segment were down 26 percent compared to last year
by Sebastian Pop, February 28th, 2013
Bipolar Grandma Shot Self, Grandsons, Mother Had Prompted Amber Alert

Bipolar Grandma Shot Self, Grandsons, Mother Had Prompted Amber Alert

by Raluca Anghel, February 28th, 2013
Debra Denison left a suicide note before turning the gun to herself
 

Suri Cruise Has Her Own Body Double, Photos Confirm

Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes’ daughter uses a body double to fool paparazzi
by Elena Gorgan, February 28th, 2013
 

Innolux: Many Ultra HD 4K TVs Will Be Launched in 2013

The displays will come in a variety of sizes, not just very large form factors
by Sebastian Pop, February 28th, 2013
Verizon and Qualys Team Up to Deliver Cloud-Based IT Security Services

Verizon and Qualys Team Up to Deliver Cloud-Based IT Security Services

by Eduard Kovacs, February 28th, 2013
They will focus on Web app scanning, vulnerability management and policy compliance
 

One Fizzy Drink a Day Is Enough to Give People Type 2 Diabetes

Such beverages are more dangerous to one's health than other sugar-based products
by Laura Sinpetru, February 28th, 2013
 

World's Oldest Woman Lives in Japan, Is 114 Years Old

Misao Okawa was born on March 5, 1898 and has never had serious health issues
by Remus Corcaci, February 28th, 2013
 

MIT Breakthrough Sees Invisible Motion in Videos

Movements that the human eye can't see are now clear as day
by Sebastian Pop, February 28th, 2013
It Takes a Company 80 Days to Discover a Security Breach, Study Finds

It Takes a Company 80 Days to Discover a Security Breach, Study Finds

by Eduard Kovacs, February 28th, 2013
Solera Networks has published “The Post Breach Boom” report
 

Sony Xperia Z Now Available at Three UK

The handset is available at £69 ($105 / €80) on contract
by Ionut Arghire, February 28th, 2013
 

NEC Acquires Cyber Defense Institute

The company wants to extend its cyber security solutions portfolio
by Eduard Kovacs, February 28th, 2013
Watch: Seal Plays Hide and Seek with a Labrador Retriever

Watch: Seal Plays Hide and Seek with a Labrador Retriever

by Laura Sinpetru, February 28th, 2013
The footage was shot in Greenwich, London, earlier this month
 

Kickstarter: SteadyWheel Portable Camera Stabilizer

It reduces shaking and, thus, makes recordings clearer and less jittery
by Sebastian Pop, February 28th, 2013
Study Sheds New Light on Why Some People Get Zits and Others Don't

Study Sheds New Light on Why Some People Get Zits and Others Don't

by Laura Sinpetru, February 28th, 2013
In some cases, acne bacteria might even protect the skin
 

HP Further Cuts PC Division Resources

The tablet and smartphone divisions get the resources instead
by Sebastian Pop, February 28th, 2013
Ricky Martin Embraces Vegetarianism, Says He Feels Great

Ricky Martin Embraces Vegetarianism, Says He Feels Great

by Laura Sinpetru, February 28th, 2013
The singer has been a vegetarian for 7 weeks, kept it a secret until now
 

Fujitsu Futuristic Cane Has Bluetooth, GPS, Wi-Fi and 3G

It even has a companion app for smartphones and tablets
by Sebastian Pop, February 28th, 2013
Use This to See Just How Much Power Your Appliances and Gadgets Need

Use This to See Just How Much Power Your Appliances and Gadgets Need

by Sebastian Pop, February 28th, 2013
A smartphone app can show exactly how much electricity is being consumed
 

Kristen Bell Shows Baby Bump in Public

Actress lifts up her shirt to show growing belly for a picture with friends
by Elena Gorgan, February 28th, 2013
 

TLC’s “My Strange Addiction” Introduces Woman Hooked on Her Stuffed Lamb

Audrey is 27 years old but she can’t bear to be away from her blue stuffed lamb
by Elena Gorgan, February 28th, 2013
 

Unwavering Pirates Will Have Their Browser Hijacked by ISPs in the US

The six strikes scheme is underway in the US, though there are few details
by Lucian Parfeni, February 28th, 2013
Taraji P. Henson Looks Dazzling in New PETA Ad

Taraji P. Henson Looks Dazzling in New PETA Ad

by Laura Sinpetru, February 28th, 2013
The celebrity appears to be wearing nothing except a pair of wings and a bit of fabric
 

Intel Readies Core i3-3245 and Celeron G470 CPUs

The former is Ivy Bridge, the latter is, oddly enough, Sandy Bridge-based
by Sebastian Pop, February 28th, 2013
 

Severely Emaciated Dog Now Fighting for Her Life

Animal welfare inspectors say she looks like a “walking skeleton”
by Laura Sinpetru, February 28th, 2013
Crysis 3 Patch and Multiplayer Update Rolling Out Now on PC, PS3, Xbox 360

Crysis 3 Patch and Multiplayer Update Rolling Out Now on PC, PS3, Xbox 360

by Andrei Dobra, February 28th, 2013
Download them right now across the shooter's different platforms
 

Western Digital Appoints New Executive for Strategy and Corporate Development

The world-class storage product maker wants to do better from a macroeconomic standpoint
by Sebastian Pop, February 28th, 2013
 

BT Yahoo Phishing Scam: Final Warning

Cybercriminals are trying to collect the account credentials of unsuspecting users
by Eduard Kovacs, February 28th, 2013
 

Fake Adobe Flash Player Websites Distribute Ransomlock Ransomware

Some users might end up with click fraud components on their computers
by Eduard Kovacs, February 28th, 2013
Researchers Grow Eyes on the Tails of Several Tadpoles

Researchers Grow Eyes on the Tails of Several Tadpoles

by Laura Sinpetru, February 28th, 2013
Experiments suggest that these eyes actually helped the tadpoles see
 

Perez Hilton Is Now a Father: Gossip Blogger Announces Birth of Baby Boy

Perez breaks the news on his blog, offers few details about his new bundle of joy
by Elena Gorgan, February 28th, 2013
 

Apple Beats Samsung in Japan Too Reuters

The lawsuit filed by the Korean company does not have the intended result
by Sebastian Pop, February 28th, 2013
Cybercriminals Rely on Legitimate NVIDIA App in Attacks Against Tibetans

Cybercriminals Rely on Legitimate NVIDIA App in Attacks Against Tibetans

by Eduard Kovacs, February 28th, 2013
The attackers' goal is to drop a version of the PlugX RAT onto the target host
 

Two New Astro Gaming Headsets Launched

Both of them are expensive, although they do their best to justify that
by Sebastian Pop, February 28th, 2013
 

Cases of Rare Superbug on the Rise in the US

The superbug is resistant to antibiotics, health officials warn
by Laura Sinpetru, February 28th, 2013
 

Listen: Clint Mansell’s “Stoker” OST in Full

Park Chan-Wook makes his English-language film debut tomorrow in US theaters
by Elena Gorgan, February 28th, 2013
Kate Gosselin Makes Kendra Wilkinson Cry on Celebrity Wife Swap – Video

Kate Gosselin Makes Kendra Wilkinson Cry on Celebrity Wife Swap

by Elena Gorgan, February 28th, 2013
New episode ends in tears on both sides, Kate is criticized online for being too mean
 

Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7 Completely Kills Aero

New reports confirm that the bug still exists in the stable version of the browser
by Bogdan Popa, February 28th, 2013
 

Forza Horizon March DLC Car Pack Revealed, Out on March 5

Seven impressive cars will appear for the Xbox 360-exclusive racing game
by Andrei Dobra, February 28th, 2013
 

Marines T-Shirt Ban in Middle School Prompts Outrage

An eight-grader was asked to remove a shirt with a depiction of guns on it
by Raluca Anghel, February 28th, 2013
Facebook Scam: Raunchy Tape of Rihanna and “His” Boyfriend

Facebook Scam: Raunchy Tape of Rihanna and “His” Boyfriend

by Eduard Kovacs, February 28th, 2013
A new version of an old scam surfaces on the social media website
 

Spire Diablo, a PC Case for Those Who Don't Want Embellishments

It is remarkably cheap compared to others we've seen, though there are concessions
by Sebastian Pop, February 28th, 2013
 

Superb RTS Wargame: European Escalation Is Now on Steam for Linux

Players will get the chance to explore a possible Cold War scenario
by Silviu Stahie, February 28th, 2013
 

Scott Weiland Fired from Stone Temple Pilots

Rocker is terminated from band he co-founded and fronted, will fight the decision
by Elena Gorgan, February 28th, 2013
 

Watch: Duck Dynasty Rolls Out Product for Vegans

The carrot call is “specifically designed to mimic the call of the wild carrot”
by Laura Sinpetru, February 28th, 2013
Gynecologist Hid Camera in Pen, Recorded Patients at Johns Hopkins Hospital

Gynecologist Hid Camera in Pen, Recorded Patients at Johns Hopkins Hospital

by Raluca Anghel, February 28th, 2013
The doctor has committed suicide after finding out that the incident would be investigated
 

Linux Kernel 3.7.10 Officially Released

The latest kernel in the 3.7.x branch can be downloaded from Softpedia
by Silviu Stahie, February 28th, 2013
Windows 8 Was Designed with Security in Mind, Microsoft Says

Windows 8 Was Designed with Security in Mind, Microsoft Says

by Bogdan Popa, February 28th, 2013
The company’s goal was to “provide ground breaking malware resistance”
 

Rachel McAdams Split: Actress Ends Relationship with Michael Sheen

The couple have dated since 2010, when they met on the set of “Midnight in Paris”
by Raluca Anghel, February 28th, 2013
 

Dog Shoots Owner with 9mm Beretta in Florida

The bullet entered his left calf, went through his shin and broke through a door
by Raluca Anghel, February 28th, 2013
 

Camelot Unchained Will Be Unpredictable, Combat Driven

The overall MMO experience will focus on Player vs. Player battles
by Andrei Dumitrescu, February 28th, 2013