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About 150 articles found for 4 December 2012:

 

NASA Engineer-Founded Audio Company Launches Bluetooth Speaker

It is priced at $199 / 199 Euro, even though it is supposed to be low-end
by Sebastian Pop, December 4th, 2012
 

Guardians of Middle-Earth Patches Are Cloud Based

Developers are using the system to avoid Sony and Microsoft certification
by Andrei Dumitrescu, December 4th, 2012
 

Xperia V to Land in Hong Kong in Mid-December

The smartphone is set to become available for pre-order on December 9
by Ionut Arghire, December 4th, 2012
 

BlackBerry 9620 Arrives in Mexico at Nextel

The phone offers support for the Nextel Evolution Radio service
by Ionut Arghire, December 4th, 2012
 

Religious Leaders in the US Plan National Preach-In on Climate Change

The preach-in is meant to pressure Obama into tackling global warming
by Laura Sinpetru, December 4th, 2012
The Legendary Tools of the BBC Radiophonic Workshop Recreated with Web Audio API

The Legendary Tools of the BBC Radiophonic Workshop Recreated with Web Audio API

by Lucian Parfeni, December 4th, 2012
The BBC set out to honor the early pioneers by using the latest web technology
 

Mid-Range Desktop System Revealed, Wortmann Terra PC-Home 5100

It is priced at 599 Euro, or 599 to 730 US dollars, give or take
by Sebastian Pop, December 4th, 2012
“Faces of Meth” Campaign Gets Shocking New Ad

“Faces of Meth” Campaign Gets Shocking New Ad

by Elena Gorgan, December 4th, 2012
Meth addiction is detailed in real-life photos, completely devastating
 

Mercury Pollution Found to Contaminate Seafood

Though released in the air, mercury makes its way into seas and oceans
by Laura Sinpetru, December 4th, 2012
 

2012 Movie Trailer Mashup Is Epic, Insane

Three-part video aims to embrace all major releases of 2012, whether indie or mainstream
by Elena Gorgan, December 4th, 2012
All-in-One PC Suited for Kitchens, Velocity Micro's Edge

All-in-One PC Suited for Kitchens, Velocity Micro's Edge

by Sebastian Pop, December 4th, 2012
Its hardware is customizable and the price is actually reasonable
 

Tap Water Gets the Blame for Food Allergies

Contaminated fruits and vegetables are also listed as "suspects"
by Laura Sinpetru, December 4th, 2012
 

Epic Husky Photobomb Pic Goes Viral

Husky steals the spotlight by posing for the camera
by Raluca Anghel, December 4th, 2012
 

Innocent Looking Snowman Pranks Shoppers

Costumers entering a shopping mall are greeted by a snowman holding a Happy Holidays sign
by Raluca Anghel, December 4th, 2012
OSX/Dockster Trojan Infecting Macs, Intego Software Can Help

OSX/Dockster Trojan Infecting Macs, Intego Software Can Help

by Filip Truta, December 4th, 2012
Mac security company issues advisory, promotes VirusBarrier app as solution
 

Download TeamViewer 8.0 OS X

Powerful remote-computing / collaboration solution overhauled
by Filip Truta, December 4th, 2012
 

How to Add Shutdown and Restart Options to Windows 8’s Right Click

A very simple trick for those who want to quickly reboot their Windows 8 computer
by Bogdan Popa, December 4th, 2012
 

Meet Ubuntu Satanic Edition Version 666

An interesting name for a dark themed Linux distribution
by Silviu Stahie, December 4th, 2012
 

Woman Raises Money, Marries Robert Pattinson Cardboard Cutout

Lauren Atkins raised $1,235 (€943) for her wedding on a crowdfunding site
by Raluca Anghel, December 4th, 2012
Two Men Convicted to 25 Years for Orchestrating Fraud Scheme from Prison

Two Men Convicted to 25 Years for Orchestrating Fraud Scheme from Prison

by Eduard Kovacs, December 4th, 2012
They caused damages totaling more than $8 million (€6.24 million)
 

Linus Torvalds Is Not Happy About Linux Kernel 3.7 RC8

The latest version of Linux kernel 3.7 can be found on Softpedia
by Silviu Stahie, December 4th, 2012
 

Typhoon Boha Hits Philippines Reuters

About 40 dead or missing after this year’s strongest typhoon hit the Philippines
by Cristina Macari, December 4th, 2012
Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Gets Special Zan Datsu PlayStation 3 Console

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Gets Special Zan Datsu PlayStation 3 Console

by Andrei Dumitrescu, December 4th, 2012
The package also includes download codes, a copy of the game and a painted controller
 

Unvanquished FPS Is Looking Better than Ever, Alpha 10 Version Released

One the few FPS games that are developed for Linux and not ported for the platform
by Silviu Stahie, December 4th, 2012
 

Military Aircraft Sent to Protect Africa's Rhinos

The aircraft packs state-of-the-art surveillance technologies, thermal imaging included
by Laura Sinpetru, December 4th, 2012
13-Year-Old Girl Fights for Gender Equality in Easy Bake Oven Ads

13-Year-Old Girl Fights for Gender Equality in Easy Bake Oven Ads

by Raluca Anghel, December 4th, 2012
In this case, gender-targeted marketing sends out the message that women cook and men work
 

Xbox 360 Will Get Cutting Edge Content from New TV Producer

The company wants to make its console an entertainment hub
by Andrei Dumitrescu, December 4th, 2012
 

No, Windows RT Can’t Get Infected with Windows 8 Viruses

Windows RT users are still on the safe side for the time being
by Bogdan Popa, December 4th, 2012
 

Adam Levine Really Hates Honey Boo Boo

Singer talks about TLC’s new show, says it’s “the worst thing ever”
by Elena Gorgan, December 4th, 2012
Prodigy Cat Parties Hard and Gets into Bar Fights – Video

Prodigy Cat Parties Hard and Gets into Bar Fights

by Raluca Anghel, December 4th, 2012
An alternative cat clip reveals what would happen if you attached a collar camera to a cat
 

Killer Tiger Terrorizes Thai Villagers

The animal started feeding on people, has made two victims thus far
by Laura Sinpetru, December 4th, 2012
 

Siduction 2012.2 RC2 Seduces Its Fans With Razor-Qt

Quite a few changes have been implemented since the previous release candidate
by Silviu Stahie, December 4th, 2012
 

UK Officials: Our Critical Infrastructure Has Already Been Hit by Cyberattacks

The Minister for the Cabinet Office has released a statement on cyber security progress
by Eduard Kovacs, December 4th, 2012
Toni Braxton Opens Up on Bankruptcy, Fans, Comeback – Video

Toni Braxton Opens Up on Bankruptcy, Fans, Comeback

by Elena Gorgan, December 4th, 2012
Singer says it was a passion for all things girlie and bad health that led her to ruin
 

Windows Is No Longer Cybercriminals’ Number One Target – Sophos

More attacks are now aimed at Mac and Android platforms, says the security company
by Bogdan Popa, December 4th, 2012
 

$15 / 11.4 Euro Is All You Have to Pay for 4GB DDR3 This Winter

The module price has decreased by 3.17% compared to early November
by Sebastian Pop, December 4th, 2012
 

Extended Aromatherapy May Affect the Heart, Scientists Warn

Other aromatherapy adverse effects were revealed in the past
by Cristina Macari, December 4th, 2012
 

NetBSD 5.2 Has Been Released, Get It While It’s Hot

The latest version of NetBSD can be downloaded from Softpedia
by Silviu Stahie, December 4th, 2012
Rob Kardashian Is Not Done Trashing Rita Ora on Twitter

Rob Kardashian Is Not Done Trashing Rita Ora on Twitter

by Elena Gorgan, December 4th, 2012
She cheated with too many men to count, scorned ex says in another rant
 

Bamboo-Shaped Flash Drives from Apacer Released

They support USB 3.0 and can connect to one another
by Sebastian Pop, December 4th, 2012
Ladies of the Lingerie Football League Pose for New Anti-Fur Ad

Ladies of the Lingerie Football League Pose for New Anti-Fur Ad

by Laura Sinpetru, December 4th, 2012
These ladies want people to “Tackle Cruelty: Bench Fur”
 

New “Warm Bodies” Trailer Has More of John Malkovich

Zombies can literally be brought to life, but can they be turned vegan as well?
by Elena Gorgan, December 4th, 2012
Download Now Far Cry 3 Patch 1.02 on PC
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Download Now Far Cry 3 Patch 1.02 on PC

The new update fixes multiplayer and single-player issues as well as map editor crashes
by Andrei Dobra, December 4th, 2012
Spotlight: Indoor Lawn Helps Cornell Students Relax

Spotlight: Indoor Lawn Helps Cornell Students Relax

by Laura Sinpetru, December 4th, 2012
The lawn was installed in the middle of Olin Library, encourages positive thinking
 

DMX Sings “Rudolf the Red-Nosed Reindeer”

Here’s a present like you never imagined you’d get for Christmas
by Elena Gorgan, December 4th, 2012
 

Lead Found in Lipstick Considered a Threat to One's Mental Health

Study finds traces of lead in lipstick, argues that the exposure can affect one's IQ
by Laura Sinpetru, December 4th, 2012
 

New Area of the Solar System Discovered by NASA's Voyager 1

NASA's Voyagers are the first human-made spacecraft to leave the solar system
by Cristina Macari, December 4th, 2012
 

Akasa Nero LX Cooler May Be Small but It Is Also Strong

With direct-touch heatpipes and a full-size fan, it can chill HTPCs easily
by Sebastian Pop, December 4th, 2012
Fireman Gets Fired for Bringing Obama Toilet Paper to Work

Fireman Gets Fired for Bringing Obama Toilet Paper to Work

by Raluca Anghel, December 4th, 2012
On other occasions, he displayed a sticker and a coffee mug mocking the president
 

Microsoft Debuts Browser-Based Windows 8 App Creator

Create a new Windows 8 application right in your browser
by Bogdan Popa, December 4th, 2012
 

More Google Maps Features Available for Android Apps

Photo Sphere APIs also available for devs to include in their apps
by Ionut Arghire, December 4th, 2012
 

The Olsens Release Line of $55,000 (€42,077.8) Handbags

Limited collection is expected to sell out the instant it becomes available
by Elena Gorgan, December 4th, 2012
 

It’s Dead Easy to Swap the RAM on a 27” iMac (Late 2012) – How To

While the 21.5-inch version makes it almost impossible to access the memory
by Filip Truta, December 4th, 2012
Anonymous Hackers Deface Site of Australia’s Family First Political Party

Anonymous Hackers Deface Site of Australia’s Family First Political Party

by Eduard Kovacs, December 4th, 2012
The hacktivists claim they want to eradicate the organization
 

ChronoPay Founder Sues Kaspersky Lab for Defamatory Blog Posts

Pavel Vrublevsky argues that the firm is trying to influence the trial against him
by Eduard Kovacs, December 4th, 2012
Lookout Mobile Security Preloaded on Orange Android Phones from 2013

Lookout Mobile Security Preloaded on Orange Android Phones from 2013

by Cosmin Vasile, December 4th, 2012
The agreement is available for customers in the UK, Spain, France and Slovakia
 

Twin Rivalry Starts Before Birth, Video Shows

Twin fetuses have been captured kicking each other in the womb
by Cristina Macari, December 4th, 2012
Apple Confirms Next Logic Pro Release
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Apple Confirms Next Logic Pro Release

Cupertino giant dismisses rumors about axing its pro audio team
by Filip Truta, December 4th, 2012
 

Green Tip: Turn Your Dog Into a Christmas Tree

All one needs is an obedient puppy and some lights
by Laura Sinpetru, December 4th, 2012
 

All-in-One HP Printer Is a Wi-Fi Hotspot As Well

This may change the definition of all-in-one printer altogether
by Sebastian Pop, December 4th, 2012
Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez Tape Lures Users to Shady Survey Sites

Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez Tape Lures Users to Shady Survey Sites

by Eduard Kovacs, December 4th, 2012
Social media websites are flooded with links that allegedly point to the video
 

PNY Launches Two New Flash Drive Series

One of them bears the HP brand, the other has snakes on it
by Sebastian Pop, December 4th, 2012
 

The U.S. Government Posts That the World Will Not End on December 21

There is no hidden planet colliding with Earth and the Mayan calendar doesn't stop in 2012
by Raluca Anghel, December 4th, 2012
 

Android 4.1 and 4.2 Now Loaded on 6.7% of Active Android Devices

Android 2.3 Gingerbread still accounts for most of devices
by Ionut Arghire, December 4th, 2012
Beyonce Gets Real in First Teaser for HBO Documentary

Beyonce Gets Real in First Teaser for HBO Documentary

by Elena Gorgan, December 4th, 2012
“How much do I reveal about myself?” star wonders out loud in first video
 

Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm Receives New Group Feature

The concept is separate from Clans, offers more player freedom
by Andrei Dumitrescu, December 4th, 2012
 

Girl Bitten by Sea World Dolphin Says It “Really, Really Hurt”

Nevertheless, both she and her mother are praying for the wellbeing of the animal
by Laura Sinpetru, December 4th, 2012
 

Kat Von D Seeks Protection from Crazed Fan

Celebrity tattoo artist says stalker has been around for months, must be kept away
by Elena Gorgan, December 4th, 2012
Adam Lambert Rocks the Stage at MNET Music Awards

Adam Lambert Rocks the Stage at MNET Music Awards

by Elena Gorgan, December 4th, 2012
Star thrills fans in Hong Kong with 2-song medley
 

Curiosity Rover Discovers Signs of Organic Life on Mars

Scientists are not sure whether the compounds have Martian origins or not
by Cristina Macari, December 4th, 2012
 

Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean Update for Samsung GALAXY Note 2 LTE Leaks

This leaked ROM can be flashed on the European version of the smartphone
by Cosmin Vasile, December 4th, 2012
 

Africa Gets Its Largest Solar Plant, Courtesy of UK Clean Energy Firm

This solar plant is expected to be the fourth biggest in the world
by Laura Sinpetru, December 4th, 2012
Uproar over Maternity Mansion Sale of Citizenship for Chinese Babies

Uproar over Maternity Mansion Sale of Citizenship for Chinese Babies

by Raluca Anghel, December 4th, 2012
For a fee of $5,000 (€3,800) to $15,000 (€11,500), Chinese moms can give birth on US soil
 

Woman Leaks Brain Fluid from Nose, Docs Say It's Allergies

Arizona woman almost died after a four-month brain fluid leak out of her nose
by Cristina Macari, December 4th, 2012
 

Confirmed: Intel 10W Ivy Bridge CPUs in 2013

Laptops will get thinner and battery life will lengthen
by Sebastian Pop, December 4th, 2012
 

Download Apple Remote Desktop 3.6.2

Update improves stability and reliability, fixes graphics bugs
by Filip Truta, December 4th, 2012
 

Homeless Man Going Barefoot Again Has a Family, Is Former Army Man

Jeffrey Hillman served as a “food service specialist” in the Army for five years
by Raluca Anghel, December 4th, 2012
Android 4.2 Disappearing Keyboard Bug Fixed by SwiftKey – Workaround

Android 4.2 Disappearing Keyboard Bug Fixed by SwiftKey – Workaround

by Cosmin Vasile, December 4th, 2012
This is just a temporary solution until a more permanent fix is offered
 

Wasteland 2 Has Seven Core Attributes, Variety of Skills

inXile also gives players a first look at a new enemy design from Las Vegas
by Andrei Dumitrescu, December 4th, 2012
 

Nokia Officially Launches Lumia 920 and Lumia 820 in Indonesia

Both will arrive on shelves in the country on December 16
by Ionut Arghire, December 4th, 2012
Microsoft Goes After One More Windows Pirate

Microsoft Goes After One More Windows Pirate

by Bogdan Popa, December 4th, 2012
The company has recently filed a lawsuit against another Chinese company
 

House Owners Put On Amazing Dubstep Christmas Lights Spectacle

A tune by Skrillex gets a carol remix with a holiday visual
by Raluca Anghel, December 4th, 2012
 

Sun-Powered Plane to Circle the World in 20 Days

Not a single gallon of fuel will be burnt to complete this first-of-its-kind journey
by Laura Sinpetru, December 4th, 2012
 

Hackers Publish Information from IAEA’s Nuclear Data Section

Parastoo claims to have access to more than 15 domains operated by the agency
by Eduard Kovacs, December 4th, 2012
 

Apple Launches iTunes Store in Russia and over 50 Other Countries

Music, movies and apps for Turkey, India, South Africa & 52 additional territories
by Filip Truta, December 4th, 2012
Katt Williams Arrested After Seattle Bar Brawl

Katt Williams Arrested After Seattle Bar Brawl

by Elena Gorgan, December 4th, 2012
Comedian was booked for assault, is already out on bail
 

Free Nintendo Land Download Codes Given by Amazon to Wii U Premium Buyers

Some bundles had missing Nintendo Land copies so Amazon decided to give it away for free
by Andrei Dobra, December 4th, 2012
 

Detroit Dad Gets Life in Prison for Murdering 2-Year-Old Daughter

Bianca Jones supposedly disappeared when her father's car was hijacked
by Raluca Anghel, December 4th, 2012
 

Severed Dolphin Head Shows Up on Mississippi Beach

The head was cut off from the animal's body, authorities suspect foul play
by Laura Sinpetru, December 4th, 2012
Download iOS 6.1 Build 10B5117b – Developer News

Download iOS 6.1 Build 10B5117b – Developer News

by Filip Truta, December 4th, 2012
Release chock-full of fixes targeting iTunes Store, iCloud, Language support
 

DefCamp 2012 Bucharest Overview

All about this edition of Romania's most important cyber security event
by Eduard Kovacs, December 4th, 2012
 

Shakira $100 Million (€76.64 Million) Lawsuit: More Details Emerge

Antonio de la Rua says he and ex Shakira had a legally binding verbal agreement
by Elena Gorgan, December 4th, 2012
 

Telstra Announces Carrier Billing for Google Play Store

It also kicks off a promotion for users, with apps at half their original price
by Ionut Arghire, December 4th, 2012
Kid Rock to Obama: “No Hard Feelings”

Kid Rock to Obama: “No Hard Feelings”

by Elena Gorgan, December 4th, 2012
Mitt Romney supporter talks about winning, losing and democracy
 

Nick Lachey Kicked Out of NFL Game for Trash Talking

Video shows security escorting Nick and his friends out of football game
by Elena Gorgan, December 4th, 2012
 

Kate Middleton Is Pregnant, Hospitalized

Royal couple are expecting their first child, Duchess is currently under professional care
by Elena Gorgan, December 4th, 2012
HTC 8X and 8S Now Available at China Unicom

HTC 8X and 8S Now Available at China Unicom

by Cosmin Vasile, December 4th, 2012
They can be purchased for 4000 yuan and 2400 yuan, respectively