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About 141 articles found for 7 December 2012:

 

China Unicom Will Support the Windows Phone Platform Too

Windows Phone 8 devices have already been launched with support for its 3G network
by Ionut Arghire, December 7th, 2012
 

Enlightenment E17 Goes Into Beta After a Decade of Development

You can get this latest version of Enlightenment E17 from Softpedia
by Silviu Stahie, December 7th, 2012
 

Samsung Lists Galaxy Camera with Verizon LTE on its Website

The device is expected to arrive on shelves at the wireless carrier soon
by Ionut Arghire, December 7th, 2012
YouTube App for PS Vita Gets Updated to Version 2

YouTube App for PS Vita Gets Updated to Version 2

by Andrei Dobra, December 7th, 2012
Improved support for subscriptions, closed captions and other options are included
 

The World Is Losing Its Big Trees

“It is a very, very disturbing trend,” leading ecologist says
by Laura Sinpetru, December 7th, 2012
 

Al Gore Slams Obama for Taking His Time with Global Warming

The US is “the only nation that can provide global leadership,” Al Gore says
by Laura Sinpetru, December 7th, 2012
Energy Crisis Solved: Mega Oil Field Found by German Researchers

Energy Crisis Solved: Mega Oil Field Found by German Researchers

by Laura Sinpetru, December 7th, 2012
This field has 200 times more hydrocarbons than there is water on Earth
 

Versatile DVD Creator

All-in-one tool for creating professional-looking DVDs
by Ionut Ilascu, December 7th, 2012
Pinterest Is Finally Doing Something About the Spam Problem, Countless Accounts to Be Deleted

Pinterest Is Finally Doing Something About the Spam Problem, Countless Accounts to Be Deleted

by Lucian Parfeni, December 7th, 2012
The site is targeting all known spam accounts in one big operation
 

Serious Sam 3: BFE Patch Massively Improves Performance on Linux

The developers have narrowed down a nasty problem that affected the performance
by Silviu Stahie, December 7th, 2012
 

Windows 8 Shot Down Twice This Week

The new OS continues to be heavily criticized by industry “experts”
by Bogdan Popa, December 7th, 2012
 

The Beast, a 4.5 GHz Gaming PC for Those Who Like Overkill

A six-core CPU is paired with dual-graphics and a lot of RAM
by Sebastian Pop, December 7th, 2012
 

Top 5 Christmas and Holiday Photobombs

A cat, a Grinch, a drunk partygoer, a kid and Santa Claus ruin pictures
by Raluca Anghel, December 7th, 2012
A Reliable Maintenance and Cleaning Utility

A Reliable Maintenance and Cleaning Utility

by Alexandru Tanase, December 7th, 2012
Here's a tool that allows you to repair permissions and remove junk files
 

Rogers Drops Prices on Windows Phone 8 Devices

Samsung Ativ S, HTC 8X and Nokia Lumia 920 are now cheaper
by Cosmin Vasile, December 7th, 2012
 

Cat Helps Baby Learn Spanish - Video

Listen to how this cat always goes "meow" when it is prompted to
by Raluca Anghel, December 7th, 2012
 

Transcend Releases New MicroSDHC and CompactFlash Cards

The former are Class 10 memory cards, the latter are CF 6.0 compliant
by Sebastian Pop, December 7th, 2012
 

Quick Guide: Windows 8 File Explorer Keyboard Shortcuts

Here’s how to quickly make the most of the new Windows Explorer
by Bogdan Popa, December 7th, 2012
“Star Trek Into Darkness” Japanese Trailer Holds Key to Villain Identity

“Star Trek Into Darkness” Japanese Trailer Holds Key to Villain Identity

by Elena Gorgan, December 7th, 2012
Fans aren’t exactly pleased by one particular scene included in it
 

Nurse Who Fell for Kate Middleton Prank Kills Herself

Jacintha Saldanha has been found dead in apparent suicide near King Edward VII Hospital
by Elena Gorgan, December 7th, 2012
 

New Micro-ATX from MSI Released, Supports Intel Core CPUs

This is an entry-level platform, but nonetheless supports all the latest technologies
by Sebastian Pop, December 7th, 2012
Apollo 17 Commander Abandoned Camera on the Moon

Apollo 17 Commander Abandoned Camera on the Moon

by Cristina Macari, December 7th, 2012
For 40 years, the camera kept waiting for the next man to step on moon
 

Plextor Decides to Start Making Enterprise SSDs

That means that there will be new server and workstation storage devices soon
by Sebastian Pop, December 7th, 2012
 

Nokia Lumia 822 Down to $0.01 at Amazon Wireless

The smartphone is up for sale at Verizon for $50/€40 on contract
by Cosmin Vasile, December 7th, 2012
 

Apsalus Is Scythe's New Closed-Loop Liquid Cooler

As far as pre-assembled coolers go, this is a universally compatible one
by Sebastian Pop, December 7th, 2012
Elemental: Fallen Enchantress Review (PC)

Elemental: Fallen Enchantress Review (PC)

by Andrei Dumitrescu, December 7th, 2012
A complex mix of strategy and role playing that challenges gamers
 

Live Stream: Billy, the Abused Chihuahua, Greets the Public

Rescuer Adam Parascandola answers questions people have sent via Twitter
by Laura Sinpetru, December 7th, 2012
 

Gisele Bundchen Announces Birth of Baby Girl on Facebook

Vivian Lake is here and she’s a “little angel,” proud mommy writes
by Elena Gorgan, December 7th, 2012
 

Ancient Women Were Kin of Jewelry Too, 1550 BC Skull Reveals

The skeleton of a Bronze Age woman wearing an exquisite headband has been unearthed
by Cristina Macari, December 7th, 2012
Wall Street Firm Slams Poor Windows 8 Sales Report

Wall Street Firm Slams Poor Windows 8 Sales Report

by Bogdan Popa, December 7th, 2012
Fitch Ratings claims that NPD’s report on Windows 8’s sales performance is not accurate
 

Foster Dad John's Spice Kittens Cam Goes Viral

Eight-week-old kitten attract thousands of viewers to their live stream
by Raluca Anghel, December 7th, 2012
 

San Diego Zoo Installs Solar-Powered Charging Stations for EVs

Their goal is to educate people about embracing cleaner energy sources
by Laura Sinpetru, December 7th, 2012
 

Watch: Catfish Hunt, Catch and Eat Pigeon

The European catfish jumps out of the water to secure its next meal
by Laura Sinpetru, December 7th, 2012
 

White Bluetooth Mobile Speaker from Verbatim Enters

The company was even more careful about the design than when it made the mouse
by Sebastian Pop, December 7th, 2012
TLC Airs Shocking Documentary of Miami Woman Who Ate Herself to Death

TLC Airs Shocking Documentary of Miami Woman Who Ate Herself to Death

by Elena Gorgan, December 7th, 2012
Dominique Lanoise weighed 689 pounds (312.5 kg) and had been bedridden for 2 decades
 

Illinois Senator Arrested in Airport on Gun Charges

62-year-old Donne Trotter was carrying an unloaded Beretta and bullets
by Raluca Anghel, December 7th, 2012
Gypsies' Origins Traced Back to Ancient India in DNA Study

Gypsies' Origins Traced Back to Ancient India in DNA Study

by Cristina Macari, December 7th, 2012
The Romani population started its exodus to Europe about 1,500 years ago
 

US Intelligence Report to Calculate Losses Caused by Cyberattacks from China

The United States wants to know how large the involvement of the Chinese government is
by Eduard Kovacs, December 7th, 2012
 

Verbatim Intros GO NANO Wireless Mouse

Equipped with Bluetooth technology, it has a built-in compartment for the receiver
by Sebastian Pop, December 7th, 2012
 

Windows Phone 8S by HTC Arrives at Three UK

The handset is available for free on a £17 per month contract
by Ionut Arghire, December 7th, 2012
Ultrabooks Selling for Under $750 / €750 Are More Numerous Than Ever

Ultrabooks Selling for Under $750 / €750 Are More Numerous Than Ever

by Sebastian Pop, December 7th, 2012
The ultrathin personal computers aren't as cheap as they could be though
 

BioShock Infinite Delayed to March 26, 2013

The game needs more time for polish work and bug fixes
by Andrei Dumitrescu, December 7th, 2012
 

Ubuntu's Unity Online Search Returns with a Vengeance in 13.04

New details arise about the upgraded Unity and its online search features
by Silviu Stahie, December 7th, 2012
 

A Dog and a Baby Have a Real Conversation

A husky dog and a baby share the same language, even manage to argue
by Raluca Anghel, December 7th, 2012
 

South Korea Drops Plans to Hunt Whales for “Scientific” Purposes

The country has finally realized there are other ways to study these marine mammals
by Laura Sinpetru, December 7th, 2012
Broken OS X 10.8.2 NVIDIA Drivers Causing Pixelmator to Crash

Broken OS X 10.8.2 NVIDIA Drivers Causing Pixelmator to Crash

by Filip Truta, December 7th, 2012
Company apologizes for the headaches, says Apple is “very helpful”
 

Jessica Alba Is Pregnant with Her Third Child

Report says actress is expecting again, hoping for a boy this time
by Elena Gorgan, December 7th, 2012
 

Woman Shot 10 Times by Border Patrol Agent in California

Autopsy results are revealed in the death of Valeria “Munique” Tachiquin Alvarado
by Raluca Anghel, December 7th, 2012
 

Apple Explains “Caching” Feature in OS X Server 2.2 Full Changelog

The Cupertino giant posts extra documentation for its latest Server.app release
by Filip Truta, December 7th, 2012
Roger Ebert Hospitalized for Hip Fracture

Roger Ebert Hospitalized for Hip Fracture

by Elena Gorgan, December 7th, 2012
“Tricky disco dance moves” got film critic there, wife jokes
 

Japan: 2nd Super Robot Wars OG and 3DS Lead Charts

The Vita sees a slight rise as Wii U is getting ready for launch
by Andrei Dumitrescu, December 7th, 2012
Malware Alert: Microsoft Windows 8 Pro Anytime Upgrade Purchased via PayPal

Malware Alert: Microsoft Windows 8 Pro Anytime Upgrade Purchased via PayPal

by Eduard Kovacs, December 7th, 2012
Massive spam campaign distributes the Cridex worm
 

Tim Cook: Apple Is Not Like Sony, Laser-Focus Is Our Game

The CEO doesn’t believe Apple will fade away like other players in the industry
by Filip Truta, December 7th, 2012
 

Mall Santa Claus Fired in Maine, for Refusing to Take Free Photo

An unemployed mother couldn't afford to buy the picture of her daughter sitting in his lap
by Raluca Anghel, December 7th, 2012
7 Potentially Habitable Exoplanets Revealed in New Catalog

7 Potentially Habitable Exoplanets Revealed in New Catalog

by Cristina Macari, December 7th, 2012
5 planets were added to the list of possibly habitable worlds in only one year
 

Taylor Swift Beatboxes at Grammy Live Concert

Pop country singer tries something different, so does rapper LL Cool J
by Elena Gorgan, December 7th, 2012
Angry Dev Blasts Microsoft, Claims His Windows 8 App Made Only $84

Angry Dev Blasts Microsoft, Claims His Windows 8 App Made Only $84

by Bogdan Popa, December 7th, 2012
Porting the game to Windows RT cost the company around $16,000 (€12,300)
 

Prisoner Tries to Escape, Gets Lodged in Wall

A Brazilian inmate botches an escape attempt, gets his cellmates in trouble
by Raluca Anghel, December 7th, 2012
 

Whale Carcass Decomposing Close to Beach Homes of Hollywood Celebrities

Malibu authorities cannot figure out who is supposed to remove the rotting body
by Laura Sinpetru, December 7th, 2012
Tim Cook’s Vision of the Future: The Jetsons

Tim Cook’s Vision of the Future: The Jetsons

by Filip Truta, December 7th, 2012
“Our whole role in life is to give you something you didn’t know you wanted.”
 

7.3 Earthquake Shakes Japan, Tsunami Alert Issued Updated

A one-meter wave is expected to hit Japan's norhteast coast today
by Cristina Macari, December 7th, 2012
Victims of Violence Should “Make Better Decisions,” Says Fox News Host – Video

Victims of Violence Should “Make Better Decisions,” Says Fox News Host

by Elena Gorgan, December 7th, 2012
Dana Perino says female victims have 2 choices: guns or learning to make better decisions
 

Mass Effect 3 Balance Update Brings Male Quarian Soldier, Many Changes

Buffs and nerfs have been given to the Acolyte Pistol and the Saber and Valkyrie rifles
by Andrei Dobra, December 7th, 2012
 

Intel Strongest CPU, Core i7-3970X Extreme, Selling Alongside Motherboard

This is the highest-performance processor currently up for sale
by Sebastian Pop, December 7th, 2012
 

Viral of the Day: Couple’s Breakup Song

Ivory and Jonathan announce their breakup in a song, urge friends not to choose
by Elena Gorgan, December 7th, 2012
 

Pachter: PS4 and Xbox 720 Will Have 2 TB Hard Drives

Gamers will be able to download and store all the games they like
by Andrei Dumitrescu, December 7th, 2012
John McAfee Rushed to Police Hospital, Suffers from High Stress

John McAfee Rushed to Police Hospital, Suffers from High Stress

by Eduard Kovacs, December 7th, 2012
Initially it was believed that he had suffered a heart attack
 

AMD and NVIDIA Should Enjoy a Good GPU Supply from Now On

TSMC manages to produce a satisfying quantity of 28nm chips
by Sebastian Pop, December 7th, 2012
 

Shakira Shares Ultrasound Photo with Fans

Expectant mommy and daddy use social media to gush about their first child
by Elena Gorgan, December 7th, 2012
 

Manned Trips to the Moon Soon to Be Sold for $1.5 (€1.16) Billion

Everyone will be able to buy a journey to the moon by 2020, company officials say
by Cristina Macari, December 7th, 2012
 

Motorola Updates Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Schedule

Will deliver the OS to more devices starting this month
by Ionut Arghire, December 7th, 2012
Police Are Confident They Discovered the 2 Iowa Cousins' Bodies

Police Are Confident They Discovered the 2 Iowa Cousins' Bodies

by Raluca Anghel, December 7th, 2012
Elizabeth Collins and Lyric Cook-Morrissey went missing in July
 

AMD Reduces Processor Orders, Globalfoundries Has No Choice but to Agree

The company also establishes fixed pricing and hopes to profit from it all
by Sebastian Pop, December 7th, 2012
 

Levi's Mannequins Drop Their Clothes, Take to the Street

This weird protest was organized in San Francisco by 16 Greenpeace members
by Laura Sinpetru, December 7th, 2012
 

Crysis 3 Will Get Cinematic Video Series from Albert Hughes

The 7 Wonders of Crysis 3 will show off different aspects of the game
by Andrei Dobra, December 7th, 2012
HTC Butterfly Is the International Version of DROID DNA – Official

HTC Butterfly Is the International Version of DROID DNA – Official

by Cosmin Vasile, December 7th, 2012
No word on availability and pricing options for the moment
 

Woman Poisoning Roommate in Michigan Was Angry over Dirty Dishes

20-year-old Emily Joseph spiked her roommate's drink with bleach
by Raluca Anghel, December 7th, 2012
 

Microsoft Explains Windows Phone 8’s Keyboard

It shows why the typing experience is better than before
by Ionut Arghire, December 7th, 2012
4,500 Photos of Missing Utah Mom Found with Father-in-Law

4,500 Photos of Missing Utah Mom Found with Father-in-Law

by Raluca Anghel, December 7th, 2012
Powell followed her in his car and spied on her while she was in the bathroom
 

Microsoft and Facebook Working on Secret Deal to Reinvent Online Advertising

Facebook is reportedly planning to buy Microsoft’s Atlas Solutions
by Bogdan Popa, December 7th, 2012
 

Amazing Recovery: Pitbull Puppy Dragged by a Truck Is Feeling Better

The puppy was dragged for more than a mile, driver had no idea he was tied to the truck
by Laura Sinpetru, December 7th, 2012
 

Apple Launches OS X Server 2.2

Speedier downloads from the Mac App Store, Time Machine enhancements
by Filip Truta, December 7th, 2012
 

Galaxy S III’s Premium Suite Gets Detailed on Video

It brings features such as Multi-Window, Page Buddy, Reader Mode and more
by Ionut Arghire, December 7th, 2012
Affordable Karbonn A15 Goes on Sale in India for $110/€85

Affordable Karbonn A15 Goes on Sale in India for $110/€85

by Cosmin Vasile, December 7th, 2012
The smartphone is powered by Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich