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About 112 articles found for 4 January 2013:

 

Tile Launcher Beta Brings WP Looks to Android 4.0+ Devices

The app is still work in progress, but offers appealing features
by Ionut Arghire, January 4th, 2013
Oppo Find 5 to Prove Strong Rival for HTC’s Butterfly

Oppo Find 5 to Prove Strong Rival for HTC’s Butterfly

by Ionut Arghire, January 4th, 2013
Both feature similar hardware specs, though completely different price tags
 

Spanish Researchers Develop “Biological Concrete” to Reduce Pollution

Walls made from this concrete support plant life, freshen up urban air
by Laura Sinpetru, January 4th, 2013
 

Spotlight: Artist Turns Deceased People's Belongings Into Stools

Clothes, furniture and household products all make their way into his designs
by Laura Sinpetru, January 4th, 2013
 

400,000 Deer Could Be Slaughtered for the Sake of Britain's Woodlands

Too many deer constitutes a threat to the country's natural ecosystems, ecologists warn
by Laura Sinpetru, January 4th, 2013
 

Hand Transplant Performed for the First Time in Britain

Mark Cahill's right hand was replaced with one taken from another person
by Laura Sinpetru, January 4th, 2013
 

Intel Reveals Motherboard with Lucid Virtu MVP

It can switch between integrated and add-in graphics cards easily
by Sebastian Pop, January 4th, 2013
Twitter Phishing Scam: This Profile Is Spreading Nasty Blogs Around About You

Twitter Phishing Scam: This Profile Is Spreading Nasty Blogs Around About You

by Eduard Kovacs, January 4th, 2013
Victims are lured to a website which replicates the Twitter log in page
 

Belkin Releases HD Bluetooth Music Receiver

A device that lets music be streamed from phones and tablets to home stereo systems
by Sebastian Pop, January 4th, 2013
 

Pregnant Kim Kardashian Is Not “Real” Enough for Weight Loss Companies

Nobody wants her as spokesperson because she would not boost sales, says report
by Elena Gorgan, January 4th, 2013
Jelly Bean Now Loaded on 10.2% of All Active Android Devices

Jelly Bean Now Loaded on 10.2% of All Active Android Devices

by Ionut Arghire, January 4th, 2013
Android 2.3 Gingerbread still leads the pack with a 47.6 percent share
 

Ultrabooks Can Read Optical Drives Thanks to Samsung Device

The SE-218CB ODD has a thickness of only 14mm / 0.55 inches
by Sebastian Pop, January 4th, 2013
 

Download Snowlinux 4 Glacier with Mate 1.4

The final version of this distribution is now available on Softpedia
by Silviu Stahie, January 4th, 2013
GammaTech Releases Yet Another Rugged Tablet

GammaTech Releases Yet Another Rugged Tablet

by Sebastian Pop, January 4th, 2013
The semi-rugged Durabook CA10 has a 10.1-inch screen
 

Kim Kardashian Will Document Pregnancy for E! Reality Show

Network says series will continue to cover “all aspects of Kim’s life as it always has”
by Elena Gorgan, January 4th, 2013
 

Creator Defends Karateka Rhythm Game Mechanics

The remake was designed to introduce new ideas to modern gamers
by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 4th, 2013
 

Super Talent Launches Green DuraDrive SSD

They are intended for industrial, military and embedded applications
by Sebastian Pop, January 4th, 2013
In Germany, You Can’t Throw “End of the World” Parties Anymore

In Germany, You Can’t Throw “End of the World” Parties Anymore

by Elena Gorgan, January 4th, 2013
Party planner claims he patented the phrase, will make you pay
 

LG Smart Appliances, Just One Tap of the Smartphone Away

The company reveals new refrigerators, robot vacuums, ovens and washing machines
by Sebastian Pop, January 4th, 2013
 

Windows Phone 7.8 Update Coming Soon, Nokia Says

It has already been pre-loaded on newly produced units
by Ionut Arghire, January 4th, 2013
 

Tchibo Sold Slide Scanners with Pre-Installed Conficker Malware

The threat can be easily removed, but customers can also return the item and get a refund
by Eduard Kovacs, January 4th, 2013
 

Oscars 2013: Oscarcast Will Include James Bond Tribute

Extremely successful film franchise marked 50th anniversary, will get a due nod
by Elena Gorgan, January 4th, 2013
iOS 7 Could Render Jailbreaks Obsolete, Hacker Asks Apple for an "Open" System

iOS 7 Could Render Jailbreaks Obsolete, Hacker Asks Apple for an "Open" System

by Filip Truta, January 4th, 2013
Lack of jailbreak for iOS 6 reportedly pushing Apple customers to adopt Android
 

Michigan Rolls Out Tougher than Tough Dog Fighting Laws

Those prosecuted and sentenced face 20 years in jail, fines of up to $100,000
by Laura Sinpetru, January 4th, 2013
 

Archos Releases Android-Based TV Connect Android Set-Top Box

This is the closest thing to a cross between a smart TV and an Android PC
by Sebastian Pop, January 4th, 2013
 

Gears of War: Judgments’ OverRun Is MOBA Inspired, Designed for eSports

The developers are creating spectator mechanics and options for commentators
by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 4th, 2013
Ubuntu Phone OS Minimum/Recommended Hardware Requirements Unveiled

Ubuntu Phone OS Minimum/Recommended Hardware Requirements Unveiled

by Silviu Stahie, January 4th, 2013
Canonical has made the requirements for its new Ubuntu OS public
 

Watch: NBA's Stephen Jackson Trips over Courtside Waitress, Sprains His Ankle

This player's “method” of injuring himself is bound to make sports history
by Laura Sinpetru, January 4th, 2013
 

Wild Deer Tramples 24-Year-Old Woman, Puts Her in the Hospital

The deer got loose in a crowded urban area, scared the life out of several people
by Laura Sinpetru, January 4th, 2013
 

Age of Empires Online Won't Receive Any New Content

The online strategy game will only receive patches and updates
by Andrei Dobra, January 4th, 2013
Women Attack, Beat Politician Accused of Rape in India – Video

Women Attack, Beat Politician Accused of Rape in India

by Elena Gorgan, January 4th, 2013
Member of the Congress Party is arrested, after he gets a beating in the street
 

Watch: Bobcat Release Video Goes Viral

The two young men used a stick to control the animal, set it free
by Laura Sinpetru, January 4th, 2013
 

Asteroid Impacts Darken the Snow-White Vesta with Carbon-Rich Material

Hinting at the conditions in the early solar system
by Lucian Parfeni, January 4th, 2013
 

ASUS ME301T MemoPad, a Jelly Bean Tablet of Just 308 Euro / $308-406

A 10-inch Android slate for those that don't feel like paying a fortune
by Sebastian Pop, January 4th, 2013
Kelly Clarkson on Those Gay Rumors: I’m Not Offended by the Insinuation

Kelly Clarkson on Those Gay Rumors: I’m Not Offended by the Insinuation

by Elena Gorgan, January 4th, 2013
Newly engaged singer finally addresses the rumors that have been plaguing her for years
 

Anonymous Hackers Leak 1.4 GB of Data from German Chamber of Commerce

The hacktivists say that the organization possesses information it's not supposed to have
by Eduard Kovacs, January 4th, 2013
 

Roccat Releases a New Collection of Gaming Peripherals

The company will have to contend with the likes of Razer and Logitech
by Sebastian Pop, January 4th, 2013
Microsoft Scandalized over YouTube App, Doesn't Allow Any Browser on Mobile Windows

Microsoft Scandalized over YouTube App, Doesn't Allow Any Browser on Mobile Windows

by Lucian Parfeni, January 4th, 2013
Microsoft's tirade against Google is the very definition of irony
 

American Pair Faces 20 Years in Prison for Narwhal Tusk Smuggling

The tusks were taken from narwhals in the Canadian Arctic, later sold to US customers
by Laura Sinpetru, January 4th, 2013
Zynga Fixes XSS and SQL Injection Vulnerabilities on “With Friends” Website

Zynga Fixes XSS and SQL Injection Vulnerabilities on “With Friends” Website

by Eduard Kovacs, January 4th, 2013
The issues have been discovered by researcher Rafay Baloch
 

Linux Kernel 3.2.36 LTS Brings iPhone 5 Support, Download Now

Another stable branch of the Linux kernel is now available for download
by Silviu Stahie, January 4th, 2013
 

On- and Off-Duty Cops Banned from Denny's in Belleville

The officers were wearing civilian clothes, got picked on by the restaurant's manager
by Laura Sinpetru, January 4th, 2013
 

Kris Humphries Is the Presumed Father of Kim Kardashian’s Baby

They are not legally divorced yet so, under California law, the child is presumed his
by Elena Gorgan, January 4th, 2013
Intel Bay Trail Atom SoC “Valleyview” Detailed

Intel Bay Trail Atom SoC “Valleyview” Detailed

by Sebastian Pop, January 4th, 2013
Based on the 22nm process, the SoC comes in three forms
 

Miley Cyrus Adopts a New Puppy

The star's new pet is a Chihuahua mix named Bean, people agree it's simply adorable
by Laura Sinpetru, January 4th, 2013
 

Bradley Cooper, Zoe Saldana Break Up Again

The relationship simply didn’t work out, neither is sore about it
by Elena Gorgan, January 4th, 2013
Sites of Capital One, HSBC, Fifth Third Bank, Ally Financial Disrupted by DDOS Attacks

Sites of Capital One, HSBC, Fifth Third Bank, Ally Financial Disrupted by DDOS Attacks

by Eduard Kovacs, January 4th, 2013
Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Cyber Fighters continue Operation Ababil 2
 

US Warns Google's Eric Schmidt over Visit to North Korea

The State Department isn't too keen on Schmidt visiting the country
by Lucian Parfeni, January 4th, 2013
CES 2013: Razer's Orbweaver Mechanical Gaming Keypad

CES 2013: Razer's Orbweaver Mechanical Gaming Keypad

by Sebastian Pop, January 4th, 2013
A customizable gaming peripheral has programmable keys but needs Synapse 2.0
 

Analyst: Used Game Sales Block Would Hurt PlayStation 4 Prospects

Such a system would have to be used by all hardware makers
by Andrei Dumitrescu, January 4th, 2013
AMD's CES 2013 Exhibition Will Focus on Mobile and Gaming Devices

AMD's CES 2013 Exhibition Will Focus on Mobile and Gaming Devices

by Sebastian Pop, January 4th, 2013
A video webcast of the news conference will be broadcast on the web
 

Drunk Women on Plane Force Landing by Throwing a Fit

The women had one too many sips of rum, started swearing at children
by Laura Sinpetru, January 4th, 2013
 

Samsung NX300, the Newest 3D Autofocus Camera

A mirrorless photo and video recorder with a 20.3 megapixel sensor
by Sebastian Pop, January 4th, 2013
Sofia Vergara’s Dress Gives Way During Club Scuffle on New Year’s Eve

Sofia Vergara’s Dress Gives Way During Club Scuffle on New Year’s Eve

by Elena Gorgan, January 4th, 2013
Star and fiancé were involved in a melee, neither was hurt
 

Sony Prepares Its Own TV Service

It intends to undercut existing cable and satellite providers
by Sebastian Pop, January 4th, 2013
Steve Jobs Movie Starring Ashton Kutcher Gets Release Date

Steve Jobs Movie Starring Ashton Kutcher Gets Release Date

by Filip Truta, January 4th, 2013
Open Road Films partners with Five Star Feature Films for April launch of jOBS
 

Kris Humphries Grosses Out Fan with His Sweaty Tee

Thunder fan gets too close for comfort, reacts in very hilarious manner
by Elena Gorgan, January 4th, 2013
Adele’s “21” Is Top Selling Album of 2012

Adele’s “21” Is Top Selling Album of 2012

by Elena Gorgan, January 4th, 2013
For the second year in a row, Adele leaves competition far behind