December, 2012

Next-Gen iPad due in march with iPad Mini-like design elements

Apple is rumoured to be preparing the launch of yet another new iPad in just a few months, even though its not been overly long since the launch of the fourth generation ...

December 28, 2012 at 11:27 am by

Microsoft to open six new retail stores in 2013 across United States

As part of an idea to reel in more consumers, Microsoft is going to open six new retail stores in 2013 across the United States. The shops will be open in the following ...

December 28, 2012 at 11:01 am by

Netflix blames Amazon for Xmas Eve outage

Netflix subscribers in Canada, Latin America and U.S. suffered an outage during Christmas eve , which saw users not being able to stream any content available. This affected ...

December 26, 2012 at 11:59 pm by

Public smartphone charging Kiosks can be used to hack or write malicious software to steal data

An experiment was undertaken during the DefCon conference, where a Kiosk with nothing more than a screen on a station that offers free power to passers by charge their mobile ...

December 26, 2012 at 11:39 pm by

Intel patents proximity sensors on gaming consoles for player’s safety

Intel was recently granted a patent where proximity sensors will be built into gaming consoles. The patent states that the gaming console with proximity sensors will trigger ...

December 26, 2012 at 11:23 pm by

ZTE officially announces Nubia Z5

Its been few days since news on the Z5 popped up, but ZTE officially launched the Nubia Z5 today. The smartphone comes either in a black or white coloured aluminum unibody ...

December 26, 2012 at 11:11 pm by

Hollywood Studios caught downloads of pirated movies by employees

Fresh information is being leaked, which reveals that employees at Paramount Pictures, Warner Bros., Disney, Sony Pictures and 20th Century Fox are downloading movies, TV ...

December 26, 2012 at 10:58 pm by

Microsoft patents long-distance virtual handshakes and hugs

Microsoft recently has been granted a patent for force-feedback via telepresence. The description of the patent specifically states that the concept uses a type of ...

December 26, 2012 at 10:30 pm by

Rockstar games treats its fans with five brand new GTA V Screenshots

Rockstar games have revealed five new screenshots from the fifth chapter of their Grand Theft Auto Franchise.    The new screenshots show gigantic sharks and a ...

December 26, 2012 at 3:41 pm by

China to consider real-time registration law for its Internet Users

The Chinese government is considering to introduce a law for real-name registration for its more than 500 Million internet users. According to The Next Web, ISPs would be ...

December 26, 2012 at 3:28 pm by

Coolermaster forum’s member builds the most Impressive PC Case/Desk Hybrid system

This guy has taken the meaning of an ideal workspace to new heights. A user on the Coolermaster forums called “Paslis” has built built one very impressive desk/PC ...

December 26, 2012 at 3:14 pm by

Mark Hadley’s Indie Horror hit Game “Slender: The eight pages” gets a sequel

Mark Hadley has created a short Indie game as an experiment which has became a hit. Slender: The Eight Pages is an Indie Horror game where you must travel through the dark ...

December 26, 2012 at 2:53 pm by

Partially confirmed specs for the upcoming Blackberry “Z10” revealed

Following the leaked images of the potentially new Blackberry handset, some specifications have come to light, although its not known how much of this is correct and if there ...

December 26, 2012 at 2:34 pm by
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U.K. Court rules Motorola’s patent for synchronizing message statuses as invalid

A few days ago, Microsoft won a case filed against Motorola Mobility Holdings Inc. Judge Richard Arnold made a decision that Motorola’s patent for technology for ...

December 26, 2012 at 2:00 pm by

OCZ Vector 256GB Solid State Drive Review

For a number of years, OCZ have been producing drives that have set not only technological milestones but also performance milestones as well. Such milestones have included ...

December 26, 2012 at 12:09 pm by

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