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About 71 articles found for 8 December 2012:

 

I Have Secret Files on Aliens Visiting Earth, Says Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev

Medvedev jokes about aliens, world freaks out and thinks he’s serious
by Elena Gorgan, December 8th, 2012
 

BioWare Was Working on Bourne Meets 007 Spy RPG in 2009

The game was supposed to offer tactical espionage action
by Andrei Dumitrescu, December 8th, 2012
Boy, 7, Killed at Gun Store in Pennsylvania

Boy, 7, Killed at Gun Store in Pennsylvania

by Elena Gorgan, December 8th, 2012
Boy was shot in the chest in the parking lot in apparent misfire
 

Brooke Mueller Rushed to the Hospital, Drug OD Suspected

Personal assistant calls 911 after failing to wake her up, she says she was exhausted
by Elena Gorgan, December 8th, 2012
Weekend Reading: Softpedia Game of the Year 2012

Weekend Reading: Softpedia Game of the Year 2012

by Andrei Dumitrescu, December 8th, 2012
It's hard to decide which games have been the most enjoyable
 

Worst Birthday Card Tells 13-Year-Old Girls to Score Rich Boyfriends

The card implies that girls should aspire to being given diamonds and rubies as presents
by Raluca Anghel, December 8th, 2012
 

Christmas-Themed Facebook Scams: Girls, Vouchers, and Hijacked DNS Accounts

Here are some clever techniques deployed by crooks to ensure the success of their campaign
by Eduard Kovacs, December 8th, 2012
 

Quick Guide: Windows 8 Mail App Keyboard Shortcuts

Here are all keyboard shortcuts for the built-in Windows 8 Mail Modern app
by Bogdan Popa, December 8th, 2012
Dustin Hoffman Kisses One Direction Singer on the Mouth – Video

Dustin Hoffman Kisses One Direction Singer on the Mouth

by Elena Gorgan, December 8th, 2012
“He told me he was going to do it,” says s Niall Horan
 

Japanese “Iron Man 3” Trailer: Tony Stark Is Struggling

New, shorter preview takes out most of the action, leaves personal drama
by Elena Gorgan, December 8th, 2012
 

Microsoft Details Windows Phone 8 Lenses for Developers

It offers a series of resources for them to learn more on the feature
by Ionut Arghire, December 8th, 2012
 

Christina Aguilera, Blake Shelton Perform “Just a Fool” on Ellen

The Voice judges join forces for spectacular live performance
by Elena Gorgan, December 8th, 2012
 

Kat Von D Removes Jesse James Tattoo

Celebrity tattoo artist is finally erasing all traces of failed romance
by Elena Gorgan, December 8th, 2012
USB Squirming Tentacle Monster Ready to Wriggle

USB Squirming Tentacle Monster Ready to Wriggle

by Sebastian Pop, December 8th, 2012
This is a perfect means of giving a semblance of life to technology
 

Picture of the Day: Baby Hippo Smiles for the Camera

The baby hippo is too lazy to move about on its own, chooses to ride its mom instead
by Laura Sinpetru, December 8th, 2012
 

Urine and Mayonnaise to Survive the Mayan Apocalypse

Store enough of both, keep away from dogs and there rests nothing to fear about
by Cristina Macari, December 8th, 2012
 

ADATA Suffers from Low Memory Sales, Revenues Fall

While one company is plotting its escape, another is doing damage control
by Sebastian Pop, December 8th, 2012
Watch: Recording of Billy, the Abused Chihuahua, and Adam's Live Stream

Watch: Recording of Billy, the Abused Chihuahua, and Adam's Live Stream

by Laura Sinpetru, December 8th, 2012
Those who missed the live stream yesterday can check it out now
 

Racially Motivated Brawl Closes School in Hawaii

The incident culminated in the arrest of eight students for disorderly conduct
by Raluca Anghel, December 8th, 2012
Gangsta Rapper Rick Ross Cancels Concerts After Death Threats from Real Gangsters

Gangsta Rapper Rick Ross Cancels Concerts After Death Threats from Real Gangsters

by Elena Gorgan, December 8th, 2012
Gangster Disciples take offense at Rick Ross’ music, make no secret about it
 

Largest Egyptian Sarcophagus Revealed

The tomb, dated over three millenniums ago, unveils unusual construction
by Cristina Macari, December 8th, 2012
 

Yet Another PC Memory Maker Decides to Quit

PQI chooses to stop manufacturing DRAM memory modules next year
by Sebastian Pop, December 8th, 2012
 

Kim Kardashian's Kitten, Mercy, Dies Because of a Stomach Problem

“My heart is completely broken,” the celebrity says
by Laura Sinpetru, December 8th, 2012
 

Windows Defender Fails to Make Windows 8 Completely Secure – Expert

Security researcher explains that Windows Defender may give a false sense of security
by Bogdan Popa, December 8th, 2012
Motherboard Sales Will Take a Hit in 2013, ASUS Predicts

Motherboard Sales Will Take a Hit in 2013, ASUS Predicts

by Sebastian Pop, December 8th, 2012
Since PC demand is decreasing, motherboards can't help but follow
 

The First Screenshots of Mega, MegaUpload's Successor

The cloud storage service is shaping up, is set to launch a month from now
by Lucian Parfeni, December 8th, 2012
 

Mom Breastfeeds Wrong Baby in Minneapolis Hospital Mix-Up

Tammy Van Dyke's son Cody had been switched to another bassinet
by Raluca Anghel, December 8th, 2012
Chakra Linux 2012.12 Is Based on KDE 4.9.4

Chakra Linux 2012.12 Is Based on KDE 4.9.4

by Silviu Stahie, December 8th, 2012
This is the latest release in the well-known Claire series
 

Transloader Lets You Remotely Download Files to Your Mac

Send movies, audio, apps from your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch to your Mac via iCloud
by Filip Truta, December 8th, 2012
 

Moon, Star and Planets Meet This Weekend

In the next three days, the moon will consecutively come close to Spica, Saturn and Venus
by Cristina Macari, December 8th, 2012
 

First LG 55-Inch OLED HDTV Revealed in FCC Database

It turns out that the HDTV not only uses a new technology, it has Wi-Fi as well
by Sebastian Pop, December 8th, 2012
 

Two-Year-Old Girl Spends 850 Days in the Hospital

Adalynn Willett was born with her intestines and liver outside her body
by Raluca Anghel, December 8th, 2012
Psy Apologizes for Song About Killing Americans

Psy Apologizes for Song About Killing Americans

by Elena Gorgan, December 8th, 2012
South Korean pop star says “Dear Americans” should not be held against him
 

Apple Acknowledges Menubar Bug on Late 2012 Macs

The workaround is to simply restart your computer, says the Mac maker
by Filip Truta, December 8th, 2012
 

Outrage as LAPD Commander Calls Animal Rights Activists “Rabbit People”

The commander wanted to send a message to his subordinate, hit “reply all” by mistake
by Laura Sinpetru, December 8th, 2012
Toni Braxton in Hospital for Lupus Complications

Toni Braxton in Hospital for Lupus Complications

by Elena Gorgan, December 8th, 2012
Singer is currently under medical supervision, says fans needn’t worry
 

Whiskey Reverses Sight in Man Blinded by Vodka

When there is no hope for the better, creativity finds a way
by Cristina Macari, December 8th, 2012
 

LCD Contact Lens Can Display Text, Works like Sunglasses Too

This is clear proof that augmented reality contacts will be part of the future
by Sebastian Pop, December 8th, 2012
 

Father Goes Out to Buy Beer, Baby Is Left with Pit Bull

A 10-month-old baby was left alone, cats in another room and a pit bull on the hallway
by Raluca Anghel, December 8th, 2012
Here Are the Winners of the 2012 Video Game Awards

Here Are the Winners of the 2012 Video Game Awards

by Andrei Dobra, December 8th, 2012
The Walking Dead, Halo 4, and Borderlands 2 win big at the 2012 VGAs
 

Watch: Baby Elephant Dives Head First in Woodchips

The elephant and its mother are fascinated by the pile of fresh wood chips in from of them
by Laura Sinpetru, December 8th, 2012
 

Watch: “Exxon Hates Your Children” Ad

Exxon only cares about making profits, this satiric ad says
by Laura Sinpetru, December 8th, 2012
 

Loaded Gun Found in Frozen Meat Package by Grocery Store Employee

Turns out PETA was right about how we should all just become vegetarians
by Laura Sinpetru, December 8th, 2012
 

World's Greatest PC Maker to Build Assembly Lines in the US

Lenovo is really expanding its operations, not that it needs it
by Sebastian Pop, December 8th, 2012