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About 156 articles found for 6 November 2012:

 

4th-Generation iPad Now “In Stock” at Apple

Device ships in 1-3 days according to the listings at store.apple.com
by Filip Truta, November 6th, 2012
 

Outlast Is Stealth-Based, Delivers True Horror

The game will encourage players to run away rather than fight
by Andrei Dumitrescu, November 6th, 2012
 

Nintendo Works on Ways to Connect the 3DS and the Wii U

The feature might be introduced after the home console is out
by Andrei Dumitrescu, November 6th, 2012
Create NFC Tags on Windows Phone with Nfc Interactor

Create NFC Tags on Windows Phone with Nfc Interactor

by Ionut Arghire, November 6th, 2012
The app also supports tags reading, as well as other functions
 

Walgreens Launches New Line of Green Products: Ology

These healthy home products are affordable, contain no harmful chemicals
by Laura Sinpetru, November 6th, 2012
Reagan National Airport Gets “This Is Climate Change” Poster

Reagan National Airport Gets “This Is Climate Change” Poster

by Laura Sinpetru, November 6th, 2012
The poster is split in half, shows the effects of drought and powerful storms
 

Spotlight: Floating Eco-Hotel Lets You Travel Along the Amazon

The hotel pushes for environment protection, promises a most luxurious cruise
by Laura Sinpetru, November 6th, 2012
 

Steam for Linux Beta Client Is Officially Available

Selected users will be chosen by Valve to test the software
by Silviu Stahie, November 6th, 2012
 

The Moon Like You've Never Seen It Before, in 3D

A spectacular 360 degree panoramic image pieced together from Apollo 16 photos
by Lucian Parfeni, November 6th, 2012
Cancer Cells in Blind Mole Rats Commit Suicide Leaving Them Immune

Cancer Cells in Blind Mole Rats Commit Suicide Leaving Them Immune

by Lucian Parfeni, November 6th, 2012
Surprisingly, the mechanism is different than in naked mole rats, which are also immune
 

Bluegrass Cellular Brings LTE to Kentucky Residents

The carrier has partnered with Verizon Wireless for the deployment
by Ionut Arghire, November 6th, 2012
 

Download Sony’s Free iOS eBooks App with Bonus Story by Kim Harrison

“Never be caught without a story with Reader for your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch”
by Filip Truta, November 6th, 2012
 

Viral of the Day: Princess Leia Learns to Be a Disney Princess

It’s about time Leia learned the Disney way: and here’s how it would play out
by Elena Gorgan, November 6th, 2012
A Quick Overview of Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8 Developer Platform

A Quick Overview of Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8 Developer Platform

by Ionut Arghire, November 6th, 2012
Devs can build better apps that deliver smoother experiences
 

Watch: Empty New York City Time Lapse, Before Superstorm Sandy

Penn Station, Wall Street and Central Park are vacant, as they can rarely be seen
by Raluca Anghel, November 6th, 2012
Windows Phone 8X by HTC Lands at AT&T at $199.99

Windows Phone 8X by HTC Lands at AT&T at $199.99

by Ionut Arghire, November 6th, 2012
An 8GB flavor of the device will be available at only $99.99
 

Worms Revolution Mars Pack DLC Is Out Tomorrow, November 7

Explore Mars and receive new weapons, customization items, and more
by Andrei Dobra, November 6th, 2012
 

Presidential Election Results: Obama Wins in Hart’s Location

America’s tiny towns have already had their say, results are public
by Elena Gorgan, November 6th, 2012
 

BeBook Touch, a 6-Inch E-Reader for Europeans

Overall, it is a decent but not overly sophisticated device
by Sebastian Pop, November 6th, 2012
“Flying into the Apocalypse” Photo Goes Viral on Reddit

“Flying into the Apocalypse” Photo Goes Viral on Reddit

by Raluca Anghel, November 6th, 2012
A passenger on a plane captures a shot of a waterspout, in Florida
 

Nvidia Says Steam for Linux Opens Today, Releases Drivers

The new drivers supposedly drastically increase the performance in Linux
by Silviu Stahie, November 6th, 2012
 

Apple to Make iWork Documents Editable in-Browser, Job Listing Suggests

Cupertino is hiring a software engineer to work on Web application/services
by Filip Truta, November 6th, 2012
 

BitFenix Prodigy Cases Now in Fire Red and Atomic Orange

A bunch of custom front panels can be perused as well
by Sebastian Pop, November 6th, 2012
Harrison Ford Is Game for Return to “Star Wars Episode 7”

Harrison Ford Is Game for Return to “Star Wars Episode 7”

by Elena Gorgan, November 6th, 2012
Actor is said to be ecstatic to reprise his role as Han Solo
 

Robbers on Motorcycles Axe Their Way Through Jewelry Store Display

Armed burglars entered a shopping center on their bikes, and got away in a split second
by Raluca Anghel, November 6th, 2012
Katy Perry, Rihanna Fight Over Chris Brown

Katy Perry, Rihanna Fight Over Chris Brown

by Elena Gorgan, November 6th, 2012
Best friends aren’t seeing eye to eye anymore because of Rihanna’s recent decision
 

California Principal Found Guilty of Failing to Report Teacher Abuse

Lyn Vijayendran was convicted on a misdemeanor count, is serving 6 months of probation
by Raluca Anghel, November 6th, 2012
 

Yandex Maps Goes Global, No Match for Google or Even Apple Yet

Yandex is venturing out of Russia, but the expansion is gradual
by Lucian Parfeni, November 6th, 2012
Lil Wayne Loses Lawsuit Over Quincy Jones Documentary

Lil Wayne Loses Lawsuit Over Quincy Jones Documentary

by Elena Gorgan, November 6th, 2012
Rapper failed to show up in court even after judge scolded him
 

UK Authorities Set to Decide NASA Hacker’s Fate in November

The MPS and the CPS will establish whether Garry McKinnon will be prosecuted in the UK
by Eduard Kovacs, November 6th, 2012
 

Watch: Cockatoo Makes and Uses Tool to Get Food

The bird was born and raised in captivity, shows signs of wittiness
by Laura Sinpetru, November 6th, 2012
Serious Sam Creator Attacks Windows 8 Certification

Serious Sam Creator Attacks Windows 8 Certification

by Andrei Dumitrescu, November 6th, 2012
He says that it's a way of closing down the PC platform
 

Windows Phone 8 with Access to Millions of Wi-Fi Hotspots

Courtesy of Microsoft’s newly implemented DataSense and various partnerships
by Ionut Arghire, November 6th, 2012
 

Corsair Launches Four New Power Supplies

Two of them have digital signal processors, all of them are modular
by Sebastian Pop, November 6th, 2012
 

Nokia Suspends Free Developer Program, Intros Premium One

It will focus on the development of applications for Windows Phone and S40 devices
by Ionut Arghire, November 6th, 2012
Cairo-Dock 3.1.1 Officially Released

Cairo-Dock 3.1.1 Officially Released

by Silviu Stahie, November 6th, 2012
This is just a bug fix release, but users are advised to update as soon as possible
 

Windows 8 Steals Users from Apple’s Playground

Study reveals users are ready to dump iPads in favor of Windows RT tablets
by Bogdan Popa, November 6th, 2012
New LCD Not Only Looks Like Paper, but Has a Low Power Draw Too - Video

New LCD Not Only Looks Like Paper, but Has a Low Power Draw Too - Video

by Sebastian Pop, November 6th, 2012
Japan Display creates a light-absorbing layer and stores signals in pixels
 

TLC Intros New Show, “Extreme Cougar Wives”

New reality series debuts this month, aims to prove that age is but a number
by Elena Gorgan, November 6th, 2012
 

Verizon to Shut Down Its App Portal on January 2013

The entire process should be completed by March next year
by Ionut Arghire, November 6th, 2012
Hikers Catch Bigfoot on Camera in Provo Canyon, Utah

Hikers Catch Bigfoot on Camera in Provo Canyon, Utah

by Raluca Anghel, November 6th, 2012
Group spots 8 to 9 feet (2.4 – 2.8 meters) tall bear-like creature, believe it is Bigfoot
 

Global Warming Toys with the Indian Monsoon, New Study Says

India's agriculture and economy will be severely affected
by Laura Sinpetru, November 6th, 2012
 

Octomom’s Son Gets Restraining Order Against Obsessed Ex-Nanny

Gina Bryson has been harassing the 11-year-old boy incessantly
by Elena Gorgan, November 6th, 2012
Sony Xperia V Arriving in France in January 2013 with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean

Sony Xperia V Arriving in France in January 2013 with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean

by Cosmin Vasile, November 6th, 2012
The smartphone will be available for €530/$675 outright
 

iPhone Photography Reaches Retro Limit with Gizmon Shutter

Achieve super stills by using a remote shutter that looks like an old film cartridge
by Filip Truta, November 6th, 2012
 

Google's Sergey Brin Asks the Next US President to Leave Politics Aside

Focus on the actual issues that matter, not party politics
by Lucian Parfeni, November 6th, 2012
 

Rogers Stores Receive Xperia T and HTC 8X Dummy Units

The carrier is expected to launch the phones on Nov. 14 and 15, respectively
by Ionut Arghire, November 6th, 2012
Kristen Stewart Talks Shocking, New Ending for “Breaking Dawn Part 2”

Kristen Stewart Talks Shocking, New Ending for “Breaking Dawn Part 2”

by Elena Gorgan, November 6th, 2012
Star talks to Jay Leno about slight departure from the original novels
 

Atiya Wilkinson: Police Release Portrait of Missing Toddler, Now Aged Six

Gemma Wilkinson is urging anyone who could have info on her daughter to come forward
by Raluca Anghel, November 6th, 2012
 

New Breed of Pet Shrimps Gets Revealed in Taiwan - Video

These ornamental shrimps have a blue glow and white patterns on their body
by Laura Sinpetru, November 6th, 2012
Samsung Announces 20nm, Fourth-Generation Green Memory

Samsung Announces 20nm, Fourth-Generation Green Memory

by Sebastian Pop, November 6th, 2012
Both solid-state drives and DDR3 memory modules have been launched
 

“Silent Night” Remake Gets Brand New Trailer

Christmas horror film will be out this month, undoubtedly please loyal fans of the genre
by Elena Gorgan, November 6th, 2012
 

Japanese Winter Wonderland Is Made of Millions of LEDs

Most people consider this to be the “best light show in the country”
by Laura Sinpetru, November 6th, 2012
 

“Ponzi” Scheme Mastermind Beano Jailed for 13 Years

Nicholas Levene cheated investors out of £316 million ($505 / €395 million)
by Raluca Anghel, November 6th, 2012
 

TV Executives Want Michelle Obama for Her Own Talk Show

First Lady could launch a career in daytime TV if Obama doesn’t win the elections
by Elena Gorgan, November 6th, 2012
Facebook Gifts Lands in the iOS App, a Big Bet on Teddy Bears and Cookies

Facebook Gifts Lands in the iOS App, a Big Bet on Teddy Bears and Cookies

by Lucian Parfeni, November 6th, 2012
Facebook is very focused on the new Gifts store that sells actual gifts
 

Global Warming Shrinks Marine Wildlife

Aquatic animals are soon to grow significantly smaller
by Laura Sinpetru, November 6th, 2012
 

Lady Gaga Premieres New Song “No Floods” After Hurricane Sandy

Singer promises to get involved, offers whatever consolation she can now
by Elena Gorgan, November 6th, 2012
Georgia Varley: Guard on Trial for Signaling Train to Move, Causing Teenager's Death

Georgia Varley: Guard on Trial for Signaling Train to Move, Causing Teenager's Death

by Raluca Anghel, November 6th, 2012
A drunken Varley lost her life by falling between the train and the platform
 

Opera 12.10 Brings HTML5 Fullscreen Support, Download Now

The latest version of Opera for Linux can be downloaded from Softpedia
by Silviu Stahie, November 6th, 2012
 

Apple Now Selling Lightning to Micro USB Adapter

Priced at $19.00 in the United States and €19.00 throughout the EU
by Filip Truta, November 6th, 2012
Pamela Anderson, Sea Shepherd Launch Operation Zero Tolerance

Pamela Anderson, Sea Shepherd Launch Operation Zero Tolerance

by Laura Sinpetru, November 6th, 2012
The celebrity climbs aboard the SSS Brigitte Bardot, hugs an activist
 

Metro: Last Light and Company of Heroes 2 Delayed, THQ in Trouble

Darksiders 2 has failed to meet expectations, Saints Row still doing well
by Andrei Dumitrescu, November 6th, 2012
Kelly Ripa Channels Christina Aguilera on Halloween Special Show – Video

Kelly Ripa Channels Christina Aguilera on Halloween Special Show

by Elena Gorgan, November 6th, 2012
Ripa and Michael Strahan are late for Halloween but just in time to help out after Sandy
 

Intel Launches DC S3700 2.5- and 1.8-Inch SSDs for Data Centers

The drives are meant to maximize multi-core CPU performance
by Sebastian Pop, November 6th, 2012
 

Sony Admits PlayStation Vita Sales Are Below Expectations

The company has plans to deliver more games on the device
by Andrei Dumitrescu, November 6th, 2012
 

Kristen Bell Expecting First Child with Dax Shepard

Funny twosome is getting ready for parenthood, not wedding
by Elena Gorgan, November 6th, 2012
Verizon Launching Nokia Lumia 822 and HTC 8X by Thanksgiving, Prepare for Black Friday Deals

Verizon Launching Nokia Lumia 822 and HTC 8X by Thanksgiving, Prepare for Black Friday Deals

by Cosmin Vasile, November 6th, 2012
Priced at 100 USD (80 EUR) and 200 USD (155 EUR), respectively
Apple Considering to Run OS X on Chips Like A6X [Bloomberg]
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Sardine Collapse Forces Officials to Lower Catch Levels

Despite good intentions, the new catch levels will hardly do the species any good
by Laura Sinpetru, November 6th, 2012
 

Snowlinux 3 MATE Ditches Nautilus, Download Now

This distribution is based on Linux kernel 3.5 and Ubuntu 12.10
by Silviu Stahie, November 6th, 2012
 

Instagram Web Profiles – Privacy Guide

All Instagram users are getting web profiles, here's how to keep your photos private
by Lucian Parfeni, November 6th, 2012
91-Year-Old Indiana Great-Grandmother Wins Lottery Twice

91-Year-Old Indiana Great-Grandmother Wins Lottery Twice

by Raluca Anghel, November 6th, 2012
Lena Eaton beat the odds, and grabbed the jackpot twice in two months
Child Is Thrown Out the Window by Mother, Caught by Grandfather

Child Is Thrown Out the Window by Mother, Caught by Grandfather

by Raluca Anghel, November 6th, 2012
A young mother from León, in Spain, tosses her baby from the first floor, during a fit
 

Sam Worthington Arrested for Disorderly Conduct

Actor had to be subdued with pepper spray, handcuffs after brawl with bouncer
by Elena Gorgan, November 6th, 2012
 

Snowlinux 3 Cinnamon/GNOME Is Based on Ubuntu 12.10

Cinnamon 1.6 and GNOME 3.6 are also part of this release!
by Marius Nestor, November 6th, 2012
 

Art Project Brings Floating Forests to LA

Man turns billboards into forests, creates urban “breathing spaces”
by Laura Sinpetru, November 6th, 2012
 

HTC DROID DNA Reportedly Passes Through the FCC

The handset might arrive in early December with a full HD screen
by Ionut Arghire, November 6th, 2012
3-Foot Alligator Rescued During Drug Bust

3-Foot Alligator Rescued During Drug Bust

by Laura Sinpetru, November 6th, 2012
The animal was supposedly kept as a pet by the drug dealers
 

World's Rarest Whale Is Seen for the First Time

Spade-toothed beaked whales are almost unknown to science
by Laura Sinpetru, November 6th, 2012
 

Music Composer Elliott Carter Dies

Iconic, Pulitzer Prize-winning composer was 103, wrote music until his final hour
by Elena Gorgan, November 6th, 2012
 

Octomom’s Father Joins Her in Rehab

Ed Doud and daughter Nadya Suleman are getting help together
by Elena Gorgan, November 6th, 2012
 

Nuclear Waste Goes on a 21-Day Trip Across the US

This is “the largest load ever moved this distance,” officials say
by Laura Sinpetru, November 6th, 2012
 

Joe Simpson Denies Gay Rumors

Former pastor and manager of the Simpson girls finally speaks out
by Elena Gorgan, November 6th, 2012
Adaptxt Keyboard App for Android Devices Comes with SMS Dictionary and More

Adaptxt Keyboard App for Android Devices Comes with SMS Dictionary and More

by Cosmin Vasile, November 6th, 2012
The new application allows for faster and more accurate typing
 

Troubleshoot Mac mini Bluetooth Keyboard Pairing

Try these steps if your Bluetooth keyboard doesn’t pair using Setup Assistant
by Filip Truta, November 6th, 2012
 

Apple Releases Official iPad mini User Guide, Safety Documentation

Warranty and regulatory information also disclosed for iPad 4 in separate PDF
by Filip Truta, November 6th, 2012
 

Next-Gen Consoles Lack Power for Star Citizen

The space simulation can only work on the PC at the moment
by Andrei Dumitrescu, November 6th, 2012
 

Galaxy Note II SC-02E Arrives at NTT DOCOMO on November 16

The Android 4.1-based device should hit pre-order status this week
by Ionut Arghire, November 6th, 2012
Vodafone and Nokia Bring Carrier Billing for Music Store Service in India

Vodafone and Nokia Bring Carrier Billing for Music Store Service in India

by Cosmin Vasile, November 6th, 2012
Customers will be able to renew subscriptions via their Vodafone accounts