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About 147 articles found for 7 November 2012:

 

Windows RT Tablets Dumped as Microsoft Cannibalizes the Market

Microsoft’s Surface is an offer you can’t refuse, hardware companies think
by Bogdan Popa, November 7th, 2012
 

95 Percent of All Stars to Ever Exist Have Already Been Created

A cold, dark future awaits us as new stars stop being created
by Lucian Parfeni, November 7th, 2012
Sencha Touch Now Supports BlackBerry 10

Sencha Touch Now Supports BlackBerry 10

by Ionut Arghire, November 7th, 2012
It also offers support for the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet PC
 

Apple to Carry iHealth Body Analysis Tools in Its Stores

iHealth MyVitals app gathers info from the hardware, sends it to your doctor
by Filip Truta, November 7th, 2012
 

Avast Users Rate Windows 8 as the Safest Windows Ever

“This is probably the safest Windows ever released,” said 46 percent of the users
by Bogdan Popa, November 7th, 2012
Curiosity Team Finally Switches Back from Mars Time to Plain Old Earth Time

Curiosity Team Finally Switches Back from Mars Time to Plain Old Earth Time

by Lucian Parfeni, November 7th, 2012
Curiosity is still using Mars time since, well, it's still on Mars
 

Steam for Linux Screenshot Tour

It’s only the beta version, but it shouldn’t change too much until the final release
by Silviu Stahie, November 7th, 2012
 

100,000 Squatters Are Growing Coffee in UNESCO World Heritage Site

Most live outside this National Park in Sumatra, grow crops within its boundaries
by Laura Sinpetru, November 7th, 2012
 

False Half Life 3 for Linux Information Published Online

An obscure blog and a few other websites have published false information
by Silviu Stahie, November 7th, 2012
Photo of the Day: Presidential Election Memes

Photo of the Day: Presidential Election Memes

by Elena Gorgan, November 7th, 2012
Memes spring up by the dozens, Mitt Romney gets no support
 

Microsoft Details Photos and Video Improvements in Windows Phone 8

The platform brings a brand new feature along, called Lenses
by Ionut Arghire, November 7th, 2012
Samsung ATIV S, GALAXY Rugby LTE and LG Optimus G Coming Soon to SaskTel

Samsung ATIV S, GALAXY Rugby LTE and LG Optimus G Coming Soon to SaskTel

by Cosmin Vasile, November 7th, 2012
There are no details on the phones’ availability and pricing options yet
 

Hitler and Saddam Become Road Victims in Gruesome Ad Campaign

Ads depict dictators squashed on windshields, warn motorists to drive cautiously
by Raluca Anghel, November 7th, 2012
 

Priest's Phone Plays Epic Prodigy Ringtone During Mass

A love for techno music made this priest an Internet sensation
by Raluca Anghel, November 7th, 2012
 

Nokia Details Nokia Maps 3.0 for Lumia 920 and Lumia 820

The latest app release makes it easier for users to get to destination
by Ionut Arghire, November 7th, 2012
SilverStone 1,350 W Zeus Power Supply Finally Ready for Delivery

SilverStone 1,350 W Zeus Power Supply Finally Ready for Delivery

by Sebastian Pop, November 7th, 2012
The peak power output of the modular PSU is actually 1,500 W
 

High-Tech Bike Helmet Reads Your Mood and Emotions

The helmet then flashes lights, lets other know how you are feeling
by Laura Sinpetru, November 7th, 2012
iPhone Owners Tend to Be Educated, Married and Female

iPhone Owners Tend to Be Educated, Married and Female

by Filip Truta, November 7th, 2012
iOS customers also have higher-paid jobs and seem to be more educated
 

Happy Birthday Fuduntu!

The Fuduntu operating system celebrates the second anniversary
by Silviu Stahie, November 7th, 2012
 

Wortmann AG Reveals Terra LED 2230W Greenline Plus Monitor

The display measures 22 inches and has a price of 199 Euro / $199-255
by Sebastian Pop, November 7th, 2012
 

Liam Hemsworth Caught Cheating on Fiancée Miley Cyrus

Report says he’s been making out with strange blondes at recent parties
by Elena Gorgan, November 7th, 2012
 

Kites Could Harvest Wind Power More Efficiently Than Wind Turbines

Company plans to use “kite surfing” technology to produce green electricity
by Laura Sinpetru, November 7th, 2012
 

Mass Effect 3: Omega DLC Gets Full Details, Screenshots

Learn more about the new expansion and its two new deadly ladies
by Andrei Dobra, November 7th, 2012
AMD E2-1800 APU Now in Zotac ZBOX Mini PC

AMD E2-1800 APU Now in Zotac ZBOX Mini PC

by Sebastian Pop, November 7th, 2012
It features the AMD Radeon HD 7340 integrated graphics processor
 

Google Nexus 7 HSPA+ Coming to T-Mobile USA on November 13

The slate will be fully compatible with the carrier’s HSPA+ network
by Cosmin Vasile, November 7th, 2012
 

One Patient Killed, Three Injured in North Carolina Hospital Fire

A room caught fire at an acute care facility, but the flames were contained on one floor
by Raluca Anghel, November 7th, 2012
 

TP-Link 3G/3.75G Wireless N Routers 4G Compatible Now

They support major carriers like Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile
by Sebastian Pop, November 7th, 2012
Introducing FxMovieManager 6.1 Pre – a Movie Library Manager

Introducing FxMovieManager 6.1 Pre – a Movie Library Manager

by Silviu Stahie, November 7th, 2012
Users can download the latest version of FxMovieManager from Softpedia
 

Watch: Mitt Romney’s Concession Speech for Presidential Election 2012

“I pray the President will be successful in guiding our nation,” Romney says
by Elena Gorgan, November 7th, 2012
 

Google Releases Chrome 23 Stable for Linux

Brings automatic updates and support for 3D games!
by Marius Nestor, November 7th, 2012
Nokia Cancels Windows RT Tablet Due to Microsoft’s Surface – Report

Nokia Cancels Windows RT Tablet Due to Microsoft’s Surface – Report

by Cosmin Vasile, November 7th, 2012
The company was rumored to launch a slate in collaboration with Compal
 

Verizon’s Lumia 822 and Windows Phone 8X Emerge at Best Buy

Both Windows Phone 8 handsets should arrive on shelves in November
by Ionut Arghire, November 7th, 2012
 

Everyone in the Industry Hates Microsoft for Windows 8, Surface Tablet

Microsoft’s rivals aren’t quite pleased with the company’s new direction
by Bogdan Popa, November 7th, 2012
 

Need for Speed: Most Wanted Review (PC)

A racing game that drops humans and focuses on cars and events
by Andrei Dumitrescu, November 7th, 2012
Gigabyte Launches Very Cheap LGA 1155 Motherboards

Gigabyte Launches Very Cheap LGA 1155 Motherboards

by Sebastian Pop, November 7th, 2012
They are completely identical, save for the display outputs
 

Indonesian ISP Brings Down Google in Parts of the World

A network configuration error made Google unavailable to up to 5 percent of the internet
by Lucian Parfeni, November 7th, 2012
 

Complaints Spark As Laos Moves Forward with the Mekong Dam Project

The project will cause irreparable damage to local human communities, wildlife
by Laura Sinpetru, November 7th, 2012
 

Viral of the Day: Lamar Odom Says He’s with the Lakers

Khloe Kardashian’s better half is confused, camera is conveniently on hand
by Elena Gorgan, November 7th, 2012
 

Discover New Linux Games: OpenXcom

Play this Linux reimplementation of X-Com: UFO Defense
by Silviu Stahie, November 7th, 2012
Pizza Hut Australia Hacked, Attackers Claim They Stole Credit Card Details

Pizza Hut Australia Hacked, Attackers Claim They Stole Credit Card Details

by Eduard Kovacs, November 7th, 2012
The company's representatives say that the online ordering system hasn't been affected
 

LaCie Minimus Super-Compact USB 3.0 HDD Now in 2TB

The drive is not exactly small enough to do its name justice
by Sebastian Pop, November 7th, 2012
 

Fresh Kills Park Gets Colorful Wind Turbine Installation

The Whirlers project brings colorful wind turbines to Staten Island, promotes green energy
by Laura Sinpetru, November 7th, 2012
Microsoft Patches Vulnerabilities in Windows 8’s Internet Explorer 10

Microsoft Patches Vulnerabilities in Windows 8’s Internet Explorer 10

by Bogdan Popa, November 7th, 2012
Microsoft releases three different updates to patch IE 10 bugs
 

First Look at Brad Pitt’s “World War Z” – Video, Teaser Poster

ET promises full trailer, teases with a few seconds’ worth of footage
by Elena Gorgan, November 7th, 2012
iPad mini 2 Parts Already Commissioned – First Is the Retina Display [Reports]
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iPad mini 2 Parts Already Commissioned – First Is the Retina Display [Reports]

AU Optronics is reportedly developing a Retina panel for an upcoming iPad mini
by Filip Truta, November 7th, 2012
 

Superb Mini Server 2.0.1 Features Linux Kernel 3.2.33

The latest Superb Mini Server can be downloaded from Softpedia
by Silviu Stahie, November 7th, 2012
 

Watch: Rocking Chair Knits Hats While You Relax

This rocking chair is surprisingly low-tech, still gets the job done
by Laura Sinpetru, November 7th, 2012
Driver Made to Wear “Idiot” Sign for Failing to Stop for School Bus

Driver Made to Wear “Idiot” Sign for Failing to Stop for School Bus

by Raluca Anghel, November 7th, 2012
Shena Hardin, from Cleveland, took to the sidewalk to avoid stopping for the bus, twice
 

“Red Dawn” Remake Gets New Trailer

Chris Hemsworth, Josh Hutcherson fight for their country, for their home
by Elena Gorgan, November 7th, 2012
 

Get Assassin's Creed III for Free by Buying Samsung's 840 Pro SSDs

Samsung is doing what graphics card makers chose to do as well
by Sebastian Pop, November 7th, 2012
One of the Coolest iPhone Accessories Ever Built – the iXtreme

One of the Coolest iPhone Accessories Ever Built – the iXtreme

by Filip Truta, November 7th, 2012
Mount it anywhere, shoot Hollywood-style video, keep your iDevice safe from cracks
Sony Announces New Android 4.0.4 Firmware Update for Xperia T and Xperia TX

Sony Announces New Android 4.0.4 Firmware Update for Xperia T and Xperia TX

by Cosmin Vasile, November 7th, 2012
The company refers to firmware version 7.0.A.3.195 spotted two weeks ago
 

Patrick Swayze Was in Love with Me, Kirstie Alley Says

Actress makes startling revelation during TV interview to promote her book
by Elena Gorgan, November 7th, 2012
 

New Microsoft Patent Might Use the Kinect to Spy and Charge People Money

The company wants to offer pay-per-viewer content and needs to monitor its users
by Andrei Dobra, November 7th, 2012
 

Skydiver Felix Baumgartner Convicted for Punching Greek Lorry Driver

The supersonic man was found guilty of assault, after punching the victim
by Raluca Anghel, November 7th, 2012
 

SilverStone Releases Two Universal CPU Coolers

Both of them are made in such a way that they fit small form factor PCs
by Sebastian Pop, November 7th, 2012
Lil Wayne on Lost Lawsuit: I Got Screwed Up by Judge, Jurors

Lil Wayne on Lost Lawsuit: I Got Screwed Up by Judge, Jurors

by Elena Gorgan, November 7th, 2012
Rapper thinks he should have been given more time to recover from health scare
 

No Windows 8 Enthusiasm, Notebook Makers Will Focus on Windows 7 for a While

Regardless of what Microsoft may wish for, laptop makers have decided
by Sebastian Pop, November 7th, 2012
 

Guess the Name of OS X 10.9

Share your own thoughts regarding the possible dubbing of Apple’s next Mac OS
by Filip Truta, November 7th, 2012
Diane Sawyer Was Drunk During ABC’s Election Coverage – Video

Diane Sawyer Was Drunk During ABC’s Election Coverage

by Elena Gorgan, November 7th, 2012
She was either intoxicated or on meds, voices say, judging by her odd behavior
 

3G Nexus 7 Is Coming Soon at Three UK

The tablet runs under Google’s Android 4.2 Jelly Bean OS
by Ionut Arghire, November 7th, 2012
 

Cut The Rope Now Available for Windows Phone

The title was released as an Xbox game for WP users
by Ionut Arghire, November 7th, 2012
Microsoft Releases Xbox SmartGlass 2.0 iOS

Microsoft Releases Xbox SmartGlass 2.0 iOS

by Filip Truta, November 7th, 2012
Now lets you navigate your Xbox 360 with swipe and tap, use iOS keyboard to type
 
Obama Gets Reelected, Says He Will Tackle Climate Change and Global Warming

Obama Gets Reelected, Says He Will Tackle Climate Change and Global Warming

by Laura Sinpetru, November 7th, 2012
Hurricane Sandy might have helped Obama win the elections, some argue
 

Microsoft Surface Gets Humiliated by Apple’s iPad in Browser Benchmark

The browser available on the Surface is one of the slowest, new benchmarks reveal
by Bogdan Popa, November 7th, 2012
Colorado and Washington Pass Amendment for Legalization of Marijuana

Colorado and Washington Pass Amendment for Legalization of Marijuana

by Elena Gorgan, November 7th, 2012
Colorado is the first state to end prohibition of non-medical marijuana
 

Windows Media Player 12 for Windows 8

The component remains stuck in time, fails to deliver modern features
by Ionut Ilascu, November 7th, 2012
 

Bungie’s Destiny Is Very Similar to Halo, Has Cooperation Focus

The game will use core first-person shooter mechanics and a science fiction universe
by Andrei Dumitrescu, November 7th, 2012
 

3 Firefighters Injured While Battling Oak Lawn Blaze near Chicago

Preliminary reports list the cause of the basement fire as smoking-related
by Raluca Anghel, November 7th, 2012
Zombi U Has Huge Twist, Few Players Will Find It

Zombi U Has Huge Twist, Few Players Will Find It

by Andrei Dumitrescu, November 7th, 2012
Gamers will get an experience similar to that of Dark Souls
 

Bengal Tiger Is Beaten to Death by Angry Villagers in Bangladesh

The men used sticks and boat oars to kill this critically endangered animal
by Laura Sinpetru, November 7th, 2012
RIM Brings BlackBerry Beta Zone to 43 New Countries

RIM Brings BlackBerry Beta Zone to 43 New Countries

by Ionut Arghire, November 7th, 2012
More users have the chance to join RIM’s beta testing program
 

"Ridiculously Good-Looking Surgery Baby" Has a Million Fans

A brave three-month-old that sustained open-heart surgery became everybody's sweetheart
by Raluca Anghel, November 7th, 2012
 

14 Vulnerabilities Fixed in Chrome 23

Various amounts of money were given to the researchers who contributed to addressing them
by Eduard Kovacs, November 7th, 2012
 

Internet Explorer 10 Named the Fastest Browser on Windows 8

New study reveals that IE 10 has a better response time than any other browser
by Bogdan Popa, November 7th, 2012
 

Tammy Baldwin Is First Openly Gay US Senator

Democrat is first woman US senator from Wisconsin, also first openly gay senator
by Elena Gorgan, November 7th, 2012
Donald Trump Calls for “Revolution” After Obama Win

Donald Trump Calls for “Revolution” After Obama Win

by Elena Gorgan, November 7th, 2012
“Sore loser” takes to Twitter to vent after initial electoral results go public
 

Press Photo of DROID DNA by HTC Leaks, Likely to Launch on November 13

The smartphone is expected to pack a 5-inch full HD (1080p) display
by Cosmin Vasile, November 7th, 2012
Shigeru Miyamoto Expects Massive Support for Wii U

Shigeru Miyamoto Expects Massive Support for Wii U

by Andrei Dumitrescu, November 7th, 2012
Third-party developers will get encouragement from the company
 

Huawei MediaPad 10 FHD Coming to India in December

The MediaPad 7 Lite has been officially launched in the country as well
by Cosmin Vasile, November 7th, 2012
 

Fuse Ties Weapons to Characters in Order to Portray Unique Scenarios

Players are in for a fun cooperative experience when the shooter comes out
by Andrei Dobra, November 7th, 2012