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12th Hacktivity - independent IT security festival of Eastern and Central Europe

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Hacktivity is the Independent IT security festival of Eastern and Central Europe. IT experts will attend the two-day event where interesting programmes and presentation will await the participants. IT security festival A total of 30 presentations and 4 workshops, new techniques and new soultions....Read more


thical Hacker - the community of ethical hacker

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No. We are not hackers. We are ethical hackers. We believe in developing and implementing of the best solutions for IT security and protection. We believe in ethics and code, as well as the morality of every one of our members. Who are we? By documents we are NGO, by soul we are ambitious...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 26.Jul.2013

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Ultra-thin e-skin could lead to advances in medicine, cool wearable computing ; Android 4.3 comes with Ultra HD smarts, source code reveals ; Activision pays $8.2 billion to free itself of parent company Vivendi ; Russian hacking ring indicted over $300m credit and debit card fraud ; ...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 25.Jul.2013

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Apple seeks patent to beef up mobile-device battery life ; Apple spent $16 billion last quarter to repurchase 36 million shares ; BT claims strong fibre broadband figures in the first quarter ; PayPal opens up bug bounty program to minors ; New image from NASA shows where the...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 24.Jul.2013

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NVIDIA Project Logan processor assimilates Kepler mobile ; Japan's messaging app Line soars past 200 million users ; New Samsung color laser printers have NFC built-in ; Syrian Electronic Army hacks into Viber support website ; How Google accidentally uncovered a Chinese...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 23.Jul.2013

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Cisco acquires Sourcefire for $2.7bn ; Global connection speeds increase to 3.1Mbps in Q1 ; Samsung smartphone sales are now absolutely crushing Apple ; LG and Samsung bringing OLED TVs to the US this week ; Cyber crime costs global business 'hundreds of billions' says...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 22.Jul.2013

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Half a billion SIM cards could be bugged or have information stolen from them because of 'serious security flaws' ; Software employment grows 45% in 10 years, as angst in engineering grows ; Apple rumoured to be working on a jumbo iPad as it begins testing 13-inch screens ; ...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 28.Jun.2013

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UK to crack down on online piracy and counterfeitting with new government unit ; Google to IRS: Hand over our $83.5 million tax refund ; T-Mobile forks over $308M for U.S. Cellular spectrum ; BlackBerry sees quarterly loss of $84M on shipments of 2.7M BB10 phones ; Android 4.3...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 27.Jun.2013

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Microsoft follows Google in legal fight to disclose government FISA requests ; EU could impose levy on printers and printer ink after European Court of Justice ruling ; Mobile payments startup Clinkle nabs $25M in early investments ; Verizon makes an offer to buy Canada’s WIND...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 26.Jun.2013

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Imagination Tech reveals "Warrior" CPU cores - the next revolution in processor IP ; Maingear launches liquid-cooled Epic series with 4th-gen Intel Core-i7 CPUs ; Tim Berners-Lee warns against governments controlling the Web ; Adware found to plague more than 1 million U.S....Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 25.Jun.2013

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IT departments failing to protect sensitive data on mobile devices ; Microsoft lays out more Yammer integration plans ; Source code for Carberp financial malware gets leaked online ; Sony starts upgrading Xperia Z to Android 4.2.2 ; Nvidia rounds out its 700 GPU series with...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 24.Jun.2013

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Device shipments to hit 2.35 billion this year ; Qualcomm finally completes $120M investment in Sharp ; Telefonica to sell its Irish operations to Three for $1.1 billion ; HP shows off 21-inch all-in-one desktop installed with Android ; Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 series arriving next...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 19.Jun.2013

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Super-Hydrophobic Spray Makes All Your Stuff Liquid-Proof ; Wi-Fi Alliance announces 802.11ac certification program ; CERN modernizes IT infrastructure with OpenStack and Puppet ; LG launches TV set and all-in-one PC with 29-inch 21:9 ultra-widescreen ; HTC's new 5-inch...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 18.Jun.2013

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Tianhe-2 Chinese supercomputer snatches No.1 place from USA ; AT&T and Goal Zero deploy solar-powered Street Charge stations in NYC ; Huawei launches the Ascend P6, the world’s slimmest Android smartphone with a 5MP front-facing camera ; Oculus Rift secures $16 million in...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 17.Jun.2013

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A fragmented telecoms market will hold back 4G and broadband growth in Europe ; Samsung preps yet another new Galaxy S4, this time with LTE-Advanced tech ; Instagram to get Vine-like video sharing on June 20th ; D-Link Gaming Router DGL-5500 promises up to 1300Mbps in August ; ...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 12.Jun.2013

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Pure Jongo multi-room speaker system now available in North America ; Samsung unveils the king of camera phones – the 16-megapixel Galaxy S4 Zoom ; Samsung Galaxy Note 2 4.2.2 And Galaxy S3 Update Delayed ; Nokia Symbian taking final breaths this summer ; Oracle releases...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 11.Jun.2013

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Enterpise Mobility Summit 2013: Mobile data optimisation is key to avoiding roaming data shocks, says Wandera ; UK cyber security 'becoming more consolidated', says ENISA ; InternMatch helps companies find and hire students, bags $4 million round ; Intel intros low-cost...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 10.Jun.2013

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Google To Take Waze Out Of Play For $1.3 Billion ; India developing robotic soldiers to replace humans in warfare ; Alien-hunting $1 billion telescope could be ready in just 5 years ; Planes powered by cows, floating luggage and battery-powered aircraft: Just some of the aviation ideas...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 07.Jun.2013

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New Android Trojan Is Nearly Impossible to Remove ; ZTE sends 400Gbps over 5,000 kilometers ; Sharp's Quattron Tech adds 'a billion more colors' ; Internet-connected street sign literally Points you in the right direction ; Game industry spending stays flat in first...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 06.Jun.2013

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Twitter enters a lucrative ‘strategic partnership’ with WPP, 2 months after its Starcom deal ; Logitech buys Kickstarter-funded TT Design Labs ; Gigabyte unveils Intel 4th-gen gaming laptops with NVIDIA 765M, 770M graphics ; Tango launches Asia-style games platform for its...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 05.Jun.2013

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I.B.M. Buys SoftLayer, a Cloud Computing Firm ; Apple files for ownership of 'iWatch' trademark in Russia ; Galaxy S4 Active takes a waterproof tack ; Zeus Trojan returns: Facebook being used to spread the infection ; Fujitsu announces a razer-thin Ultrabook with a 3200...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 04.Jun.2013

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Apple to reach 600 million users by end of 2013, says analyst ; Windows Phone to own 12 percent of smartphone market by 2017 ; Qualcomm processor opens door for cheaper LTE smartphones ; HTC has benefited hugely from the success of the One ; MindWalker brain-controlled...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 03.Jun.2013

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EU Commission seeks help in ‘shaping the app economy’, spending €100 million ; Western Digital ships 7mm WD Blue, world's thinnest 1TB hard drive ; Broadcom intros a trio of 802.11ac WiFi chips for PCs and set-top boxes ; Intel reveals Haswell PC and server...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 28.May.2013

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Dell Foglight update shines on transactions ; US weapons system designs were reportedly viewed by Chinese hackers ; Replacing food: An engineer's approach to body fuel ; Samsung's Galaxy Note 3 could offer more advanced camera ; LG Reveals Google Nexus 4 in White . Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 27.May.2013

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Apple's iPhone sales tactics in Europe under antitrust investigation ; Samsung to unveil new Android, Windows devices at June 20th press conference ; Yahoo reportedly offers up to $800 million to acquire Hulu ; ASUS Computex teaser says new product will “move you” ; ...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 24.May.2013

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HTC One with stock Android will reportedly be announced within two weeks ; Samsung, LG join forces with Korean cable companies to push UHDTV content ; Google plans to beef up its SSL encryption keys ; Sony and Lego research leads to DualShock-controlled minibots ; 10 popular...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 23.May.2013

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LG demonstrates 5-inch display with almost no bezel ; Gorilla Glass 3 stronger, better, cheaper, more eco-friendly ; NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 delivers TITAN die with a “pure gaming focus” ; AMD is willing to embrace Android ; Yahoo Buys Gaming Platform PlayerScale . ...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 22.May.2013

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Former Apple, Palm Executive Mike Bell to Head Intel’s New Devices Unit ; Over 75 million smartphones sold in China during Q1 ; Google’s new conversational search feature is live in the latest version of Chrome ; New Citadel malware variant targets Payza online payment...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 21.May.2013

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Student beats tech industry to the punch with 20-second phone charger ; NVIDIA shows off Tegra 4i with 4G LTE-Advanced at CTIA ; Wearables like Glass and Flex could be a $50bn industry in 3 years ; Toshiba shrinks 64Gbit flash chips, but still lags Samsung ; Second 3D-printed...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 20.May.2013

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EU sets timeline for single telecoms market ; Yahoo acquires Tumblr in $1.1 billion cash deal, promises 'not to screw it up' ; LG’s 5-inch Unbreakable Display ; Samsung Galaxy S III Jelly Bean 4.2.2 update leaks with Galaxy S 4 features ; Corning taps into optical...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 17.May.2013

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Smartphones Have Bridged The Digital Divide ; Galaxy S4 Is Samsung's Fastest-Selling Smartphone Ever ; New Mac spyware found on Angolan activist's computer ; Hacker serving 5-year sentence invents ATM add-on to prevent theft ; Opportunity Breaks NASA's 40-Year Roving...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 16.May.2013

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Japan warns solar flares could harm GPS, satellites, power lines ; Irish government seeks emergency power to cut mobile services during G8 summit ; Dell aims to cut desktop reliance with workstation for data centers ; Apple App Store tops 50 billion downloads ; Britain can...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 15.May.2013

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Google announces 'the end of search as we know it' ; Galaxy S4 becomes Samsung’s fastest-selling smartphone – 6 million shipped in two weeks ; AMD Radeon HD 8970M claims world’s fastest laptop graphics crown ; Mozilla releases Firefox 21 for PC, Mac, Linux and...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 14.May.2013

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China still safe for IT outsourcing, despite US security concerns, says vendor ; Gartner: Samsung crushed competitors in Q1, sold 64.7 million smartphones ; Leaf unveils next-gen LeafPresenter Android POS tablet for taking payments ; Aereo Enters the Atlanta Area on June 17 ; ...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 13.May.2013

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Samsung Announces World’s First 5G mmWave Mobile Technology ; BT hopes to launch self-branded 4G mobile service in 2014 ; Taiwanese cloud gaming firm Ubitus raises $15 million from Samsung Ventures and others ; Networks in 2020: More traffic, less energy ; Runtastic brings...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 10.May.2013

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Invelox wind turbine claims 600% advantage in energy output ; Sharp to cut 5,000 jobs in 3-year plan ; Microsoft will pocket $3.4 billion from Android this year ; NASA planning emergency spacewalk to fix ISS ammonia leak ; Origin PC EON17-SLX Premium Mobile Gaming System...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 09.May.2013

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Sony makes £280m profit after four years of losses ; Facebook reportedly in talks to buy Waze for $1 billion ; £7.45m granted to universities to train cybersecurity experts ; Dell launches next-gen firewall appliances ; Adobe warns customers of unpatched critical...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 08.May.2013

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Indian government launches Central Monitoring System, watches citizens' calls, emails and internet activity ; US national lab running 'quantum internet' experiment for two-and-a-half years ; Google simplifies content management on its Cloud Storage service ; Morgan Stanley:...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 07.May.2013

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Sony Goes Entry-Level With Vaio Fit Laptops ; Seagate launches the 600 SSD, its first solid-state drive for consumers ; LG Optimus G2 To Feature Snapdragon 800 Processor ; Windows 8 hits 100 million sales, Microsoft working to address user complaints ; Viber announces new...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 06.May.2013

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EU says Motorola abused its position by seeking and enforcing injunction against Apple ; Tablets, touch-screen laptops to energize the PC market ; TheScore secures $16 million in funding to beef up its mobile sport apps ; Russian e-payment operator Qiwi raises $212 million in NASDAQ...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 03.May.2013

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H-1B reform debate pits tech firms against veteran IT workers ; Jolla CEO steps down to focus on Sailfish OS development ; Apple's bond offering will allow it to avoid $9.2B in US taxes ; Acer's Aspire R7 combines desktop, laptop, and tablet with one 'floating...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 02.May.2013

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We know who you are: the scary new technology of iris scanners ; AMD quad-core FX-4350 and six-core FX-6350 get official ; WebKit releases new SunSpider 1.0 benchmark to chart the future of JavaScript performance ; Traktor DJ gets remixed for iPhone, brings big features to small...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 01.May.2013

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Sony “Honami” 20MP flagship Xperia leaks ; Larger-screen iPhone to launch in 2014 ; Samsung NX2000 Smart Camera With 20.3 Megapixel Sensor Unveiled ; Apple iOS 7 overhaul may push core app refresh to 2014 ; Netgear kicks off $1M contest for apps on routers . Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 30.Apr.2013

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Intel, Samsung invest in high-powered Siri alternative Expect Labs ; Jawbone Buys Sensor Start-Up for $110 Million ; Best Buy bails out of European venture in $775M deal ; Piezoelectric skin provides human-like sense of touch ; Messaging on chat apps now more popular than SMS...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 29.Apr.2013

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Sony Xperia Tablet Z pre-orders open for US market ; Samsung Reveals Philosophy Behind Galaxy S4 ; LG's curved 55-inch OLED TV now open for preorders ; Alibaba grabs 18% of SINA’s microblogging service Weibo with a $586m investment ; Police arrest Dutch man believed to...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 26.Apr.2013

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Scientists create artificial skin capable of feeling ; Samsung and Google chatted OLED partner potential spills VP ; Samsung Posts Ludicrous Q1 Earnings, $6.4 Billion Profit ; Google whacked by Microsoft in Motorola intellectual property case ; Fujifilm ships FinePix JZ700 with...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 25.Apr.2013

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8 Core Samsung Galaxy S4 Launches In Korea Tomorrow ; LG eyes flexible OLED-equipped smartphone for Q4 ; 9.4m smart glasses units to ship annually by 2016 tips IHS ; Sony HDR-GW66VE Waterproof Camcorder Unveiled ; Marfeel raises $2M to expand globally to help turn publisher...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 24.Apr.2013

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LG Electronics ships record 10.3 million smartphones ; Sprint sells 5M smartphones, 1.5M iPhones in first quarter ; Apple announces WWDC video feeds for developers ; Acer spills details on Liquid E2 ; PayPal president is fascinated by Bitcoin, says company is ‘thinking...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 23.Apr.2013

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WD ships first 5mm hard drive and SSHD ; Nokia granted temporary ban on microphone sales for HTC One ; Sony Xperia Z ASOP Announced ; Google-owned Motorola fails in Apple sensor patent challenge ; IBM’s solar tech is 80% efficient thanks to supercomputer know-how . Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 22.Apr.2013

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Silicon Valley companies quietly try to kill Internet privacy bill ; Sprint forms special committee to review Dish proposal ; Germany fines Google $189K for Street View Wi-Fi data breach ; Anonymous organizes Internet Blackout Day in protest of CISPA ; Nexus 4 LTE 32GB To Launch...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 19.Apr.2013

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GE trims profit outlook on Europe weakness; stock slumps ; Ionic Security gets $9.4M led by Kleiner Perkins to better protect company data in the cloud ; EU teachers need more IT training, report says ; Inhon Blade 13 Carbon 10.7mm Thin Laptop Announced ; Self-driving cars...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 18.Apr.2013

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Verizon revenues hit $29.4B in Q1, adding 677,000 new subscribers to hit 98.9M wireless customers ; Google gets consumer service ultimatum from German consumer groups ; Archos prepping an awesome foursome of smartphones ; Aptina’s new AR1411HS image sensor promises superb still...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 17.Apr.2013

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Samsung Galaxy S4 Lands On 7 US Carriers This Month ; TomTom announces one-button GPS Watches ; Toshiba announces KIRAbook laptop with 13-inch 2560×1440 display ; Visa Personal Payments to support near-instant money transfers from any Visa cardholder in Europe ; FIFA 14...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 16.Apr.2013

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Google publishes Glass tech specs ahead of launch ; Microsoft may bring back start button and boot to desktop for Windows 8.1 ; Firefox Mobile OS will launch in five countries this summer ; NASA's Mars-Bound Rocket on Track for 2017 Launch ; The 10 most beautiful gadgets of...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 15.Apr.2013

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EU Commission approves Liberty Global’s $22.5 billion acquisition of Virgin Media ; Dish Network Offering to Buy Sprint in $25.5 Billion Deal ; Kodak tentatively sells its scanning business to Brother for $210 million ; Sony ISP launches world's fastest home Internet, 2Gbps ;...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 12.Apr.2013

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Russia announces new $50 billion space program ; Stunning images reveal the sun's most powerful solar flare of the year ; Intel releases Web-based app programming kit ; Winklevoss twins claim to own 1% of all Bitcoins ; Netflix streams 4 billion hours in last quarter . Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 11.Apr.2013

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Samsung goes Mega with two new Galaxy smartphones ; Apple wins German invalidation of Samsung 3G patent ; Pioneer unveils new VSX-43 and VSX-70 Elite Receivers ; Philips TLED lamp prototype combines efficiency, brightness and warmth ; Audi takes lead in LED headlight fuel...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 05.Apr.2013

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17-year-old alleged Anonymous Hacker charged for unauthorised access ; Samsung Electronics sees operating profit jump on mobile sales ; Mozilla introduces JavaScript API as part of common payments interface ; EU wants to knock down broadband barriers ; World's largest...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 04.Apr.2013

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3Doodler scores over $2.3 million on Kickstarter ; US DEA upset it can't break Apple's iMessage encryption ; Apple's New Spaceship Campus Could Cost $5 Billion to Build ; Hydrogen fuel breakthrough lets researchers extract gas from any plant ; World's solar power...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 03.Apr.2013

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China's Baidu developing Google Glass-like device ; Googlers exultant over launch of Blink browser engine ; Skype Users Spend 2 Billion Minutes a Day Connecting ; Cell-ebration! 40 Years of Cellphone History ; Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid plug-in model brings 416 guilt-free...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 02.Apr.2013

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Android outscores iOS in U.S. smartphone sales ; "Tsunami" of bandwidth demand pushes IEEE 400G Ethernet standards process ; Court rules in favor of Aereo in battle against TV networks ; SyFy and Trion launch Defiance transmedia experience ; High-tech water systems...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 01.Apr.2013

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Bitcoin Hits Total Worth of $1 Billion ; Dell says PC business in danger from poor Windows 8 sales, low revenue ; YouTube co-founder announces MixBit video site ; Canada takes aim at Silicon Valley with new startup visa program ; NASA spots comet that could be the brightest in...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 29.Mar.2013

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Solar plane flight set for May 1 ; Dell consolidates, plans unified software and all-flash arrays ; Lenovo reportedly in talks to buy NEC’s mobile phone business ; Impressive Unreal Engine 4 Graphics Demo 'Infiltrator' Leaks Early ; NVIDIA Project SHIELD goes wild...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 28.Mar.2013

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Galaxy S4 preorders get under way in the U.K. ; U.S. to scrutinize IT system purchases with ties to China ; Using touchscreen gestures to manipulate real objects ; Apple patents wrap-around AMOLED display ; Adults Text And Drive More Than Teenagers . Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 27.Mar.2013

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EA announces 'Battlefield 4' with a 17-minute gameplay trailer ; Microsoft reportedly selling its MediaRoom IPTV unit to Ericsson ; Samsung to hit record 70 million smartphone sales in Q1 2013 ; Firm Is Accused of Sending Spam, and Fight Jams Internet ; 6 IT security...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 26.Mar.2013

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Samsung Galaxy tablets gain ground in BYOD ; Jeff Bezos’ new patent envisions tablets without processors, batteries ; Apple said to triple retail operations in India by 2015 ; Radar used to detect concealed weapons in public spaces ; Shelby to unveil 1,200HP Mustang at New...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 25.Mar.2013

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HTC One to launch this week ; Dell confirms it has two possibly 'superior' buyout bids ; Cisco ordered to pay $70 million jury verdict ; StarCraft 2: Heart Of The Swarm Sells 1.1 Million Copies In 48 Hours ; The past and present of isometric graphics in games . Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 22.Mar.2013

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HBO considering offering online subscriptions to cable cutters ; Action-packed video games may help dyslexic kids learn to read ; Mailbox e-mail app signs up 1 million users ; Study finds little difference between iPhone, Galaxy S III users ; HTC One confirmed as world's...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 21.Mar.2013

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Twitter celebrates 7th birthday with over 200 million users ; Strategy Analytics: iCloud, Dropbox and Amazon top cloud media in the US ; New digital services will save £1.2bn by 2015, according to Cabinet Office ; New adware trojan targets OS X users ; Canon EOS Rebel SL1...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 20.Mar.2013

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Logitech announces new line of PC peripherals with new “G” brand ; Toshiba Announces Its 2013 AV Range ; NVIDIA Volta Next Generation GPU Platform Announced ; Asus Unveils New High-Performance Eagle Eye Gaming Mouse ; GM recalls 33,700 cars over gearbox glitch danger...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 19.Mar.2013

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Samsung Galaxy S4 Features Demoed On Video ; LG accuses Samsung of infringing on eye-tracking patent on Galaxy S4 ; Apple warranty case sparks EU on consumer protection ; The keyboard app that could finally let the fat-fingered type on a touchscreen - even on the smallest of devices ; ...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 18.Mar.2013

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T-Mobile to launch 4G LTE network this month ; NVIDIA and Continuum Analytics Announce NumbaPro, A Python CUDA Compiler ; Netgear launches ReadyNAS line of storage solutions ; YaSabe raises $2.7m to develop and market its local search engine for Hispanics in the US ; Google...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 15.Mar.2013

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Samsung confirms a Tizen smartphone will ship this year ; Microsoft Surface sales underwhelm, at an estimated 1.5 million units ; President Obama to propose new $2 billion program for funding clean auto fuels research ; Dropbox acquires recently-launched email app Mailbox ; PS4...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 14.Mar.2013

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U.S. Starts Making Plutonium ; Earth's largest telescope gets to work in Chile after 30 years of planning ; EA Partners Founder’s New Company Will Invest $40 Million in Mobile Indie Games ; Netflix to give $100,000 in prizes to developers who best improve the cloud ; ...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 13.Mar.2013

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Netflix Social Finally Launches Facebook Integration In the US ; Skyera gets $51M in funding from Western Digital ; Stealth 3D mapping technology company Hover raises $4 million more ; Google fined $7m over Street View data harvesting ; Eye scrolling in the Galaxy S4? Not so...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 12.Mar.2013

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Tablet shipments now expected to hit 190 million this year ; BitTorrent's P2P streaming service goes Live ; A look at Microsoft's top-secret Surface prototypes ; New Sony Xperia Smartphones To Be Announced 18th Of March ; AMD's new laptop chips inspired by mobile...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 11.Mar.2013

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MyVibe Automatically Prevents Your Phone from Vibrating on Tables ; Giayee Android TV Box Launches With RK3066 Dual Core A9 CPU ; Philips delivers promised dev docs for colorful Hue LED lights ; Samsung Galaxy S4 Teaser Video Released ; Twitter adds 12 more languages to its...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 08.Mar.2013

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Mayor of London unveils £1 billion cycling masterplan ; Pandora jumps on results; CEO to step down ; Apple patent would let you sell your iTunes content to others ; Google admits its VP8/WebM codec infringes MPEG H.264 patents ; New study shows iOS gobbling up enterprise...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 07.Mar.2013

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Astronomers measure the distance to our closest neighbouring galaxy - and reveal it is just 163,000 light years away ; Underground oceans make Jupiter's Europa moon 'a wonderful place for life', says NASA scientist ; Millions of NatWest customers left without access to their...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 06.Mar.2013

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EU fines Microsoft $732M over browser ballot debacle ; Samsung buys into key Apple supplier with $110 million Sharp investment ; Trendnet launches Powerline 200 AV Nano Adapter ; Seagate to begin shipping third-generation SSHD storage products ; ZTE Announces Deal to Get...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 05.Mar.2013

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Canon unveils sensor that could give gadgets night vision ; iWatch could be worth $6 billion for Apple claims analyst ; Diesel-electric Volkswagen XL1 will deliver an incredible 21g/km ; Spotify and Backplane Add Performers to SXSW Music Hackathon ; Leaked Samsung Galaxy S IV...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 04.Mar.2013

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Fujitsu Virtual Tablet Keyboard Prototype Concept Unveiled ; Seagate to end 7200rpm mobile hard drive production this year ; Evernote resets all user account passwords following security breach ; Apple 'iWatch' could be out by end of 2013 ; Smartphones projected to...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 01.Mar.2013

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Soldier Admits Providing Files to WikiLeaks ; A spiral through frozen helium ; Astronomers spot protoplanet still embedded in a disc of gas and dust ; Sony Xperia Z could get a high-powered brother this summer ; Smaller tablets predicted to take over in 2013 . Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 28.Feb.2013

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China accuses US of systematic hacking ; Intel launches own distribution of Apache Hadoop ; TD-LTE goes mainstream with a new performance promise ; iTunes U hits 1 billion downloads ; LG Optimus Vu 2 Plus Coming to China Soon With Quad-Core Processor . Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 27.Feb.2013

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Clearwire Takes $80 Million in Financing from Sprint ; Microsoft's Office 365 Subscription Service is now Available for Businesses ; Dropbox CEO: 1 Billion Files Uploaded Every Day ; Spotify for iOS Updates with Overhauled Interface ; Instagram Hits 100 Million Users, With...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 26.Feb.2013

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EU Commission grants $65.4 million more for 5G technology research, projects it to be ‘ready’ by 2020 ; Dell unveils industry’s first wireless dock based on WiGig technology ; Nokia Unveils Low-Priced Phones Amid Intensifying Global Competition ; Aereo announces...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 25.Feb.2013

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WebOS lives! LG to resurrect it for smart TVs ; AT&T to wirelessly connect most GM vehicles over LTE in 2014 ; MWC: Global mobile data revenue to surpass voice by 2018 ; Asus announces 5-inch 1080p PadFone Infinity ; Samsung to launch flagship Galaxy S4 at March 14 event . ...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 22.Feb.2013

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Monkey mentally controls robot 7,000 miles away ; Robotic wing helps scientists uncover the secrets of bat flight ; Immersion announces new tactile effect to communicate physical presence and more ; Latin American crowdfunding platform Idea.me hits $1 million in pledges ; ...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 21.Feb.2013

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Mandiant gains instant fame after Chinese hack report ; LG Optimus G hits Europe “enhanced and improved” ; New Silent Text app for iOS allows encrypted file transfers with self-destruct option ; Used games will function on PlayStation 4, but there's a mysterious caveat...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 20.Feb.2013

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Operators set stage for international Wi-Fi roaming ; Ofcom raises £2.3bn in 4G spectrum auction ; myIDkey biometric password flash drive hits Kickstarter ; How Anonymous accidentally helped expose two Chinese hackers ; Top 7 Most Addictive Facebook Apps On The Planet . ...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 19.Feb.2013

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Tech Industry Sets Its Sights on Gambling ; China military unit 'behind prolific hacking' ; Goal Line Technology Will Be Used At 2014 World Cup Confirms FIFA ; NVIDIA intros Tegra 4i with built-in LTE, details Chimera camera tech with HDR ; Marvell goes after low-cost...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 18.Feb.2013

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Meteorite fragments found in Russia up for sale ; LG invests $655 million to ramp up OLED production ; Optimus G Pro will have 1080p 5.5-inch display, hit US in spring ; Samsung Galaxy S4 To Feature 5G WiFi ; Sony PlayStation 4 price slash strategy tipped amid console...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 08.Feb.2013

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Adobe releases emergency Flash patch for Windows and OS X systems ; Judge invalidates 13 Motorola patent claims against Microsoft ; HP cracks down on student labor in factories ; Microsoft accuses Google of ‘invasion of privacy’ with ‘Scroogled!’ campaign ; ...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 07.Feb.2013

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EU cybercrime proposals could force organisations to report hacks ; Arctic Unveils Cheaper MC001-XMBC HTPC ; EE 4G LTE Rolling Out To 27 More Towns By June 2013 ; Gabe Newell and J.J. Abrams to collaborate on Half-Life or Portal film ; The science station that can go skiing . ...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 06.Feb.2013

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Space storms will cause widespread power cuts and cripple phones, satellites and railway signals ; Recently discovered 17 million-digit number is the world's largest prime ; Samsung Galaxy S4 5 Inch AMOLED Display To Go Into Production This Month ; Google to nab e-commerce firm...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 05.Feb.2013

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Dell goes private, as Michael Dell and Silver Lake finalize $24.4 billion acquisition ; US Department of Energy confirms January cyber attack ; Samsung Unveils Galaxy Young and Galaxy Fame, Smartphones Geared Towards A Younger Crowd ; Apple wins exhaustive fourth-generation iPod...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 04.Feb.2013

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Qaher F313: Iran unveils 'stealth' fighter on state TV ; Energy optimization software reduces industrial power consumption ; Hewlett-Packard joins Chromebook fray with 14-inch browser-based laptop ; iOS 6.1 jailbreak set for release today ; Make Office 2013 more powerful...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 01.Feb.2013

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HBO Go coming to Apple TV in first half of 2013 ; Sony PlayStation 4 To Be Announced February 20th ; Truphone scores $75m in funding led by Chelsea FC owner to boost its expansion and secure new talent ; Temple Run 2 Racks up 50 Million Downloads in Two Weeks ; VESA outs latest...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 31.Jan.2013

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Hackers in China Attack The Times ; Evernote’s Penultimate 4 goes free: Adds cloud sync & handwriting search ; Samsung buys 5% stake in Wacom for $58.9 million ; LG Optimus L7 II Dual leaks, brings dual-SIM along for the ride ; Valve sued in Germany over game ownership...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 30.Jan.2013

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Tech industry sharply criticizes German online copyright bill ; LG Electronics posts Q4 loss, hit by slow handset sales and price-fixing fine ; Japan to broadcast 4K UHDTV in 2014, 8K as early as 2016 ; BlackBerry launches Z10 which has no keyboard and looks just like an iPhone ; ...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 29.Jan.2013

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OpenTable to Acquire Foodspotting for $10 Million ; Samsung lowers cost of LTE smartphones with Galaxy Express ; Nokia injects $250 million into venture funding ; HP entering the Chromebook arena next month ; UPnP networking flaw puts millions of PCs at risk . Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 28.Jan.2013

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Will China end 13-year ban on video game consoles? ; Nokia to launch paid version of Lumia-only music service ; Pantech unveils giant 5.9-inch Vega No. 6 smartphone ; Pentax Evangelion Q10 Limited Editions Announced ; STEC bumps up enterprise SSDs to 2TB . Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 25.Jan.2013

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AT&T Will Buy Some Verizon Spectrum for $1.9 Billion ; IBM reveals nanotech gel that can 'explode' cells ; Anonymous members jailed for hacking campaign ; Samsung reports $52.45 billion in revenue, good for $8.27 billion profit ; Apple releases 2013 supplier...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 24.Jan.2013

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Intel gets go-ahead for $4 billion chip plant in Ireland, will produce its next-gen 14nm processors ; Robot Makers Spread Global Gospel of Automation ; LG Intros 15-Inch U560 Ultrabook With Optical Drive and Dedicated Graphics ; Symantec could cut 1,000 jobs ; Scientists find a...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 23.Jan.2013

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Windows Phone 7.8 SDK released, includes emulator images, no new APIs ; Nokia to pack 41-mp camera into Windows Phone ; Intel exits the desktop motherboard business to focus on new form factors ; Samsung Galaxy S4 reportedly set to launch in April ; Forget AirPlay: Netflix and...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 22.Jan.2013

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$24bn Dell buyout deal moves closer ; AT&T Acquires Alltel’s US Wireless Operations for $780 Million ; Cuba Using Undersea Fiber-Optic Cable ; Mozilla's First Peak Of Firefox OS Smartphones ; Co-op could write-down £200m of IT investments if Lloyds...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 21.Jan.2013

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IT salaries to rise in 2013 to discourage employees from moving abroad ; Yandex opens up its MatrixNet machine learning tech to CERN, aiming to improve search for all its users ; Apple reportedly prepping 4.8-inch iPhone for June debut ; Samsung exec confirms 8-inch Galaxy Note coming...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 18.Jan.2013

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Mona Lisa rides a NASA laser beam 240,000 miles into space ; Sharp production of 9.7-inch iPad screens 'nearly halted' ; Ultra-rugged Samsung Galaxy XCover 2 set for MWC ; Nokia releases 3D printer kit for home-made Lumia 820 cases ; Box aims to package up IPO for 2014 ....Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 17.Jan.2013

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Nokia to slash over 1,100 IT jobs ; Sony CEO: High-end phones are our salvation ; Lenovo announces education-focused ThinkPad Chromebook, available to schools from February 26 ; The Internet In 2012: 634 Million Websites, 2.4 Billion Users ; NASA says 2012 was 9th-warmest year...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 16.Jan.2013

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Lomography Smartphone Film Scanner turns 35mm film into digital pics ; Making the virtual a reality at CES 2013 ; Chevrolet shows off 2014 Corvette all-digital instrument panel ; ZTE V987 Android Smartphone Announced ; Apple's next 9.7" iPad to be 'significantly...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 15.Jan.2013

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China adds 51 million internet users in 2012 ; Welsh government to spend £39m on faster broadband in schools ; NASA announces £11.1 million deal to send inflatable space craft into orbit ; Asus WL-330NUL Pocket Wi-Fi Router Unveiled As Worlds Smallest Fully Featured Router...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 14.Jan.2013

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Google gives $2.65m to the Energy Foundation to support “more intelligent energy use” ; Samsung: We've sold 100 million Galaxy S smartphones ; Europe's first 4K channel goes live, but only as a demonstration ; Samsung Galaxy S4 To Come With 4.99 Inch Full HD AMOLED...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 11.Jan.2013

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IBM Watson supercomputer learned to curse thanks to Urban Dictionary ; E Ink's future foretold at CES: Next-gen will be high-res, support color ; OWC is readying a 2TB, 3.5-inch form-factor workstation SSD for 2013 ; Gigabyte intros Windows 8 tablets, one with HD screen and Ivy...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 10.Jan.2013

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Eric Schmidt says North Korea must allow internet access or 'remain behind' ; German Scientists Build Fully Operational Double Barrelled 50 Kilowatt Laser Turret ; Struggling Sony eyes sale and lease-back of freshly-completed Tokyo building for $1.5 billion ; Sigma DP3 Merrill...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 09.Jan.2013

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LG's Laser TV system projects 100-inch HD video from less than two feet ; JVC launches Procision slow-mo HD camcorder, refreshed Everio line at CES ; Toshiba rejoins the UHD TV party with L9300 series ; Mushkin launches enterprise class SSDs ; iXY Microphone brings...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 08.Jan.2013

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Sony's Xperia Z handset can be dropped in water thanks to a special coating ; Spending on consumer electronics will climb to $1.1 trillion in 2013 ; NASA space telescope shows there may be 17 billion Earth-like planets in Milky Way ; Belkin outs AC1800 and AC750 dual-band routers,...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 07.Jan.2013

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CES 2013: 'SuperSpeed' USB 3.0 products out next year ; App Store reaches 40 billion downloads ; LaCie, HGST unveil new hard drive technologies ; Fujitsu adds scan-to-mobile device option to ScanSnap iX500 ; THQ Denied $60 Million Asset Sale, Term Extended . Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 04.Jan.2013

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Spotify Stops Selling Downloads ; CES 2013 expected to showcase 'embarrassingly large' smartphones ; Qualcomm promises improved WLAN performance with StreamBoost technology ; GameStick announces support for XBMC and DLNA ; Sony patent suggests PS4 may not run used video...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 03.Jan.2013

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Gartner: Global IT spending to hit $3.7 trillion in '13 ; Wi-Fi Alliance to take over WiGig development, certification ; Twitter Now Valued at $11 Billion, Analyst Says ; Samsung confirms Tizen-based handsets for 2013 ; Apple invents centralized Apple Store floor plan...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 02.Jan.2013

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Big data in 2013 ; UK Digitial Sales Hit £1 Billion In 2012 ; Imation buys storage systems provider Nexsan for $120 million ; Armed robbers hit Paris Apple store, steal $1.3M in merchandise ; HP threatens to axe units that fail to meet targets . Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 01.Jan.2013

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Netbooks to go extinct in 2013 ; Sony Xperia Z 'Yuga' and ZL 'Odin' make a press shot debut on New Year's Day ; Samsung debuts new multi-touch monitor ahead of CES ; Radiation in space could cause changes in the brains of astronauts ; Five tech resolutions...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 31.Dec.2012

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Tech Jobs In 2013: Open Source All The Way Down ; Samsung Galaxy Note II sales top 1 million in South Korea ; 5 ways that technology will change the entertainment industry in 2013 ; 14 of the best apps from 2012 for designers, developers and creatives ; 10 biggest gadget...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 28.Dec.2012

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RIM's first patent settlement payment to Nokia is $65 million ; Samsung expands Silicon Valley crib with 1.1 million square foot R&D center ; Apple fined $165,000 in China for copyright violation ; HyTAQ robot rolls on the ground and flies through the air ; How the...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 27.Dec.2012

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Samsung is planning to ship a half billion phones in 2013 ; China claims world's longest high-speed rail line, takes travelers 1,428 miles in a workday ; Apple CEO Tim Cook’s compensation totaled less than $4.2m in 2012, down from $378m last year ; Archos introduces Archos 97...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 26.Dec.2012

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LG announces Hecto 100-inch Laser TV with projection unit for CES 2013 ; ZTE Nubia Z5 with a 5-inch 1080p display officially announced ; Toyota joins list of cars with wireless phone charging ; HTC One S global models finally gorging on Jelly Bean 4.1.1 ; 7 Tech Trends That Will...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 25.Dec.2012

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Microsoft uses the cloud to cut power-hogging GPS chips’ battery consumption ; U.S. Congress may not have stomach for another SOPA/PIPA fight ; Anonymous whistleblower fights to reveal the true cause of Israeli military deaths ; Online holiday shopping in 2012 grows 16% from last...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 24.Dec.2012

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British amateur named world's top civilian cyber defender in hacking challenge staged by the U.S. military ; Stanford University researchers create peel-and-stick solar cells ; NASA plans to `lasso' asteroid and turn it into space station ; China plans to crack down on...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 21.Dec.2012

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European Commission withdraws ACTA referral ; Sony to release full-frame NEX in 2013? ; Acer V350 flagship smartphone leaks in benchmarks for CES 2013 ; Six Tech Trends That Will Rock Enterprise IT In 2013 ; 11 ways to use an old Android phone . Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 20.Dec.2012

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Samsung EU antitrust charges imminent after Apple complaints ; MIT uses nanotech to make cancer easier to detect ; Foxconn buys 9 percent stake in GoPro for $200 million ; Acer Iconia B1 budget Android tablet leaked ; Highs and lows for Microsoft in 2012 . Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 19.Dec.2012

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NEC intros 15.6-inch LaVie X Ultrabook in Japan, claims it's the 'world's thinnest' ; Nokia planning 10in Windows RT-based tablet computer ; Kodak sells its imaging patents for $525M ; IBM plans to buy e-discovery firm StoredIQ ; LG's next gen TVs get remote...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 18.Dec.2012

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First LHC proton run ends in success, new milestone ; Samsung drops Apple ban request in Europe ; Samsung Galaxy S II, Galaxy Note Android Jelly Bean Update Coming In January ; Apple releases 2012 MacBook and iMac firmware updates ; The Microsoft-Motorola patent license gulf:...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 17.Dec.2012

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HTC drops plans for large-screen Windows Phone ; Sony Yuga rumored for early 2013 with 5-inch 1080p display ; Mind-controlled robotic arm achieves 'unprecedented performance' ; Nasa prepares to crash probes into the surface of the moon in dramatic mission finale ; ...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 14.Dec.2012

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Sharp unveils 32-inch 4K2K LCD monitor ; Efficient OLED gets rid of heavy metals ; Launch of Google Maps for iPhone viewed as a 'mixed blessing' for Apple ; Disaster map predicts cyclones and droughts caused by climate change could threaten mammal populations ; Top 5...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 13.Dec.2012

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Sprint offers $2.1 billion in Clearwire takeover bid ; Juniper buys SDN startup for $176M ; SanDisk launches $75m venture fund for flash memory startups, invests in data storage company Whiptail ; Samsung Galaxy Note III with 6.3-inch display rumored for 2013 launch ; ...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 12.Dec.2012

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MIT researchers concoct smallest indium gallium arsenide transistor ever made ; Samsung Galaxy Note 2 upgraded to Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean ; The Most Discussed Gadgets of 2012 (According to Google) ; Finally, Full-Blown Flickr on the iPhone ; Facebook reveals your own 2012 Year...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 11.Dec.2012

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ZTE invests an extra $30m to boost R&D operations and infrastructure in the US ; Allwinner throws A20 dual-core and A31-quad-core processors into ARM fray ; Samsung Galaxy S4 will be a no-show at CES ; 47% of consumers interested in Apple television, willing to pay 20% premium ; ...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 10.Dec.2012

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IDC: ‘smart connected device’ shipments reach record 303.6m in Q3 2012, led by Apple and Samsung ; Huawei to set up $90 million R&D center in Helsinki, taking on Nokia in its own backyard ; Yahoo and NBC Sports announce partnership ; 25-GPU cluster can brute force...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 07.Dec.2012

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£5.5bn will be invested in 4G, says Vodafone ; Qualcomm becomes world's third largest semiconductor supplier ; An accelerometer so good that only quantum mechanics limits it ; Samsung Galaxy S III Gets Premium Suite Upgrade ; Disney World celebrates new park expansion...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 06.Dec.2012

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Apple will invest $100M to produce one line of Macs in the US in 2013 ; HTC revenue grows in November but still down 31% from last year ; 128TB tape cartridges key to kilometer-size telescope ; Google+ adds Communities, hits 135 million active users ; Spotify: 1m US paid...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 04.Dec.2012

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Facebook's latest privacy changes put to a vote ; Appeals court upholds FCC's wireless data roaming rules ; Genius Unveils New Full HD Vehicle Dash Camcorder ; Toshiba Excite 10 SE Android Jelly Bean Tablets Announced ; iTunes Music Store officially launches in 56 more...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 05.Dec.2012

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Former trader charged with wire fraud in $1 billion Apple stock purchase ; MPAA: Megaupload Shutdown Was Massive Success ; 'Eurograbber' online banking scam netted $47 million ; AT&T offers personalized 'video bills' to explain and soothe in equal measure ; ...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 03.Dec.2012

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eBay's tax arrangement costs Britain and Germany $1bn ; News Corp. Kills ‘The Daily’ ; Nokia Says They Are Not Moving To Android ; LG’s own-design H13 Smart TV chip debuts fabless silicon ambitions ; Sony to use CMOS sensors to check your skin for blemishes...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 30.Nov.2012

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Flexible phones 'out by 2013' ; Xbox SmartGlass now supports 7-inch Android tablets ; AT&T declared worst wireless service by Consumer Reports ; Bob Mansfield sells over $20 Million in AAPL stock ; Marines eye solar energy to eliminate dependency on fuel generators ....Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 29.Nov.2012

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Six-strike anti-piracy warning system delayed until 2013 ; Microsoft to increase licence costs from December 1 ; Dell releases powerful, well-supported Linux Ultrabook ; Casio's touchscreen graphing calculator arrives in 2013 ; Basis watch keeps eye on health. Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 28.Nov.2012

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Nuclear engine could power future deep space exploration ; Integrity of Internet Is Crux of Global Conference ; HTC turns to new marketing chief ; Some Samsung printers vulnerable to hackers ; The Top 5 Gadget Innovations of 2012 . Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 27.Nov.2012

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European Parliament opposes expanding UN internet regulations ; BT launches ‘hyper-fast’ 10Gbit/s broadband trial ; Cyber Monday sales reach $2 billion ; Apple’s Ultra-Slim iMacs Finally Get an On-Sale Date ; SEAD identifies the most energy-efficient TVs...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 26.Nov.2012

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Google and Apple among hundreds hit in high-profile Pakistan hack ; Google Preparing To Launch Google Branded Touchscreen Chromebooks ; Global Galaxy Note II sales top 5 million ; Dual-identity smartphones could bridge BYOD private, corporate divide ; FBI agents use Facebook and...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 23.Nov.2012

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Cybercriminals are increasingly abusing .eu domains in attacks ; Sharp unveils bright, 90-inch LCD for uncannily life-sized signage ; Sharp Cocorobo vacuum gets new Android app, lets you control it from afar ; UK looks to the stars with £16 million Project Orion investment ; ...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 22.Nov.2012

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Firefox 64-bit development quietly ended for Windows ; NEC is working on a suitcase-sized DNA analyzer ; NASA makes Mars discovery 'for the history books' ; Astronomers get their first close look at dwarf planet Makemake ; Visualizing the evolution of cell phones over...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 21.Nov.2012

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Wiretapping the web: 'Revolutionary' technology could allow governments to listen in on your Skype conversations ; Government defends so-called 'snooping bill' ; US denies hacking French government ; Rapidshare implements data cap restrictions to avoid MegaUpload fate ;...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 20.Nov.2012

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World's first e-field-based 3D gesture-recognition chip developed ; System76 17.3 inch Bonobo Extreme Linux Gaming Laptop Launches ; HP says it had to write off $8.8 billion in Q4 because acquired IT company lied about its books ; Android 5.0 benchmark suggests Sony Nexus handset...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 19.Nov.2012

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Intel CEO Paul Otellini retiring in May after nearly 40 years with the company ; European Countries Seek More Taxes From U.S. Multinational Companies ; Cisco to Buy Meraki for $1.2 Billion ; Apple quietly delays some international iPad mini 4G preorders ; Guinnes World Record...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 16.Nov.2012

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The high-tech polymer that can stop a speeding bullet in its tracks and could revolutionize bulletproof vests ; Wireless charging blazes path toward mainstream ; AT&T launches 4G LTE in 24 new markets including Denver & Columbus ; Sony: We've sold 70 million PS3 consoles...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 15.Nov.2012

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Criminals steal $1.5 million worth of iPad minis ; Apple to pay $2.5 billion dividend to shareholders today ; IBM offering $4 billion in credit through partners ; Samsung releases smaller, faster 64GB smartphone memory ; NASA: mission accomplished, Kepler – now look harder...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 14.Nov.2012

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Competitive Gaming Seeing TV-Levels of Viewership in 2012 ; SAP plans to add 'mission-critical' features to HANA in-memory database ; Visa's digital wallet V.me now available for 55 million US customers ; Skype pulls password reset page over major security hole ; ...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 13.Nov.2012

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Samsung to Debut 85-Inch Ultra HD TV at CES ; Teenager causes red-faces at Microsoft with Windows Phone 8 trojan ; TED Talks Hit One Billion Views ; Dark energy spotted driving universe expansion ; 6 tools to manage large file transfers . Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 12.Nov.2012

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Large Hadron Collider researchers discover decay in supersymmetry theory ; Massachusetts rail commuters can now use smartphones instead of tickets to ride ; Kim DotCom: New Zealand will be home to new MegaUpload site ; Samsung raising price on Apple chips, report claims ; NVIDIA...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 09.Nov.2012

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Intel Details Eight-Core Poulson Itanium Processor ; NASA and ESA test internet-like communication protocol using Lego robot ; Apple donates $2.5m to Hurricane Sandy relief ; NASA to deploy water-seeking robot on Moon in 2017, manned lunar base could be next ; Touch-Sensitive...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 08.Nov.2012

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Sprint buys PCS spectrum, half a million customers from U.S. Cellular ; MasterCard’s ‘Display Card’ Has LCD Screen, Touch-Sensitive Buttons ; Former Klarna exec bags $2m in funding for new ‘digital mailbox’ startup Kivra ; Lenovo wins record market share...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 07.Nov.2012

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AT&T will spend $14B to pump up wireless, wireline networks ; Three tiny islands are world's first to rely entirely on solar power ; Before the Xbox 720 there may be an Xbox Surface ; Drift HD Ghost adds WiFi and clever two-way remote to action-cam ; 10 ways telemedicine...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 06.Nov.2012

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Samsung ups the pressure on RIM as it launches its SAFE system for enterprises in Europe ; Singapore agency unveils 5mm-thick 1TB hybrid storage drive ; Google Glass gets transforming nose piece patent ; Microsoft’s Cloud TV Platform Revealed ; Imagination to buy MIPS to...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 05.Nov.2012

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Anonymous claims to have hacked PayPal’s servers, leaks thousands of passwords online ; CBS, Hulu sign multi-year streaming deal ; Samsung brand reboot reported for CES 2013 ; Apple's tablet market share drops 15 percent as Android sees growth ; The GM tomato that...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 02.Nov.2012

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Samsung Galaxy Note II Sales Top 3 Million ; Fourth-gen iPad teardown shows minimal evolution ; Hacker group GhostShell declares war on Russia, leaks 2.5 million alleged accounts and records ; Best TVs for picture quality at every size ; Mad Catz Ships Tritton Pro+ True 5.1...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 01.Nov.2012

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MegaUpload will be reborn as Me.ga in January ; Uganda delays fake mobile switch-off date until 2013 ; Tech breakthrough may double smartphone life ; EU backs away from copyright sanctions in Canada trade deal ; JBL AirPlay-ready speaker plugs into your wall . Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 31.Oct.2012

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China is building a 100-petaflop supercomputer ; Archos adds the 80 Cobalt to its ICS tablet range: 8-inch screen, 1.6GHz CPU and 1GB of RAM ; Netherlands highways will glow in the dark starting in mid-2013 ; LG introduces 23-inch touch monitor for Windows 8 ; Google Docs...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 30.Oct.2012

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Intel working on 48-core chip for smartphones, tablets ; AMD to sell ARM-based server chips in 2014 ; Asus reports $230 million profit, buoyed by strong notebook and tablet sales ; Samsung Galaxy S3 performance coming to supercheap phones ; Microsoft Sells 4 Million Windows 8...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 29.Oct.2012

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IBM brings carbon nanotube-based chips one step closer to reality ; NASA shows Hurricane Sandy in 3D and from Space Station ; Surface is 'a quirky cat,' teardown shows ; Anonymous turns its attention toward Zynga ; Minecraft tops Modern Warfare 3, becomes most played...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 26.Oct.2012

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Surface launch at Times Square: at Microsoft, it's hip to be square ; IDC: Samsung, Apple continue smartphone sales dominance ; White iPad mini sells out in 20 minutes ; Panasonic announces Toughbook CF-C2 with Windows 8 ; Asus reveals 14-inch ROG G46VW gaming notebook with...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 25.Oct.2012

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Nexus 4 release date and specs revealed by online retailer ; China goes from zero to 200 million 3G users in only three years ; Atari announces iOS lineup for the rest of the year and beyond ; Apple's 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display is an upgrader's nightmare ; ...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 24.Oct.2012

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LG's mobile division ships record 7 million smartphones, no longer losing money ; AT&T sells 6M smartphones, 4.7M iPhones in Q3, results claim ; Broadcom's 2012 Q3 sees $2.13 billion sales turn into a $220 million profit ; NASA Engineers Build Mockup of Deep Space Station ;...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 23.Oct.2012

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Mobile, actionable data dominates Gartner's 2013 tech trends ; Samsung Galaxy Note II for sale November 9 and available for pre-order October 25 ; DROID Bionic Ice Cream Sandwich Update Available to All ; Dell unveils Inspiron 15z Ultrabook with optional touchscreen ; Apple...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 22.Oct.2012

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Bill Gates discusses future of Microsoft with Surface and Windows 8 ; LG unveils slidey new Windows 8 hybrid ; Ex-Nokia workers to get €12m EU funding to help find new jobs ; Cassette tape prototype able to store 35 terabytes of data ; Watch this: NASA simulates 13.5...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 19.Oct.2012

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Netflix Officially Available in Sweden, Denmark, Norway, and Finland ; Anonymous: Anti-surveillance protest tomorrow ; 1080p smartphone displays offer no visual difference over 720p ; AMD posts $157 million loss, cutting workforce by 15 percent in Q4 ; Sony will bring Jelly Bean...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 18.Oct.2012

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Google Q3 results land with SEC early, miss big ; Nokia posts $754 million loss for Q3 as Lumia sales decline ; Apple loses UK appeal, must state publicly that Samsung did not copy iPad ; Verizon sells 6.8m smartphones in Q3 2012 ; GM taps HP for IT transformation . Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 17.Oct.2012

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Google opens data centers for a virtual tour ; Over 20Gbps DDoS attacks have become common occurrences ; Intel profits plummet as IBM revenues flat-line ; Samsung Announces Jelly Bean Update for Galaxy S III ; KDDI AQUOS Pad SHT21 Android Tablet With IGZO Display Announced . ...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 16.Oct.2012

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Microsoft Surface release date and prices revealed ; Cyberthieves steal $400,000 from Bank of America ; Yamaha makes powered wheelchairs more affordable with new power assist unit ; Logitech Unveils New Broadcaster Wi-Fi Webcam ; Asus unveils the PadFone 2, loaded with...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 15.Oct.2012

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Softbank’s $20 billion Sprint buy gets official ; Acoustic Barcodes Are The Audio QR Codes Of The Future ; Honda announces global hybrid vehicle sales reach 1 million units ; Acer Aspire 5600U and 7600U AIO PCs plus touch displays get Win8 finger-friendly ; Droid RAZR M...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 12.Oct.2012

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Man attempts to "walk" across Irish sea in a human hamster wheel ; Following malaria through Kenya using cell phones ; GPS rival Galileo begins countdown for satellite launch ; International Telecommunication Union: worldwide mobile subscriptions hit six billion in 2011 ; ...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 11.Oct.2012

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Softbank 'in talks' to buy Sprint stake for $12.8bn ; Google Street View adds 250,000 miles of more coverage ; Skyfire raises $10 million series D to fuel expansion in Europe and Asia ; Sharp to launch first phone with IGZO screen ; FCC approves Kindle Fire HD . Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 10.Oct.2012

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Next-gen Wi-Fi could end the battle for office bandwidth ; Ballmer announces 'fundamental shift' in Microsoft's technology trajectory ; Logitech unveils new Windows 8 mice, touchpad ; New iPhone 5 quality control checks are clamping down on scuffing, slowing down production...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 09.Oct.2012

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Global data center investment up 22% in a year ; IT employment shrinks in September ; AMD announces Hondo processor for Windows 8 tablets ; txtr beagle announced as world’s smallest ereader ; Samsung sounds off with Galaxy Music smartphone . Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 08.Oct.2012

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Samsung Galaxy Note II review ; Intel unveils Atom processor-based network-attached storage platform ; HTC announces Q3 2012 financials, net profit down again to $137 million ; Google set to finalise £550m HQ move to King’s Cross ; EU set to give antitrust clearance to UK...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 05.Oct.2012

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Apple remembers Steve Jobs on first anniversary of death ; Guinness World Record: The largest ever LED light picture is created using 1 million lights ; Razer Project Fiona gaming tablet will be made ; Sony stops selling Xperia tablet due to water defect ; Samsung profit soars...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 04.Oct.2012

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Google settles book scanning lawsuit ; UK national 'virtual ID card' scheme set for launch” ; Facebook Tops 1 Billion Users ; Sound waves let us see light deep within organs ; NASA considers space station on the moon’s far side . Read more


Logitech announces new Harmony Touch universal remote with 2.4-inch touchscreen

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Universal remotes are finally getting touchscreens. Logitech (LOGI) said on Wednesday its new Harmony Touch remote will come complete with a built-in 2.4-inch touchscreen. The Harmony Touch is the successor to the Harmony One and is designed to bring intuitive touch screen gestures to the living room...Read more


Pioneer cues up DDJ-SX Serato controller, adds performance pads to the mix

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Pioneer's had a little bit of a new-product spree of late, and it isn't over yet. The DDJ-SX. For those of you familiar with the firm's naming convention, this means it's a software controller with a Serato flavor. As such, integration with the popular DJ application is tight, and includes...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 03.Oct.2012

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T-Mobile And MetroPCS Agree $1.5 Billion Merger ; Nokia: Selling HQ is “common business sense” ; Google smartwatch patent gets approved ; Panasonic Demos Foldable Windows 8 Ultrabook ; Eye-Fi announces 16GB Pro X2 wireless memory card . Read more


Jolla nabs 200m funding, preps MeeGo OS for licensing in mid-2013

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Finnish smartphone start-up Jolla Mobile has secured €200m in funding to feed its aim of releasing a MeeGo-based mobile operating system. Jolla The funding will come from a number of partners in Jolla's newly established ecosystem alliance, the company announced on Tuesday. While Jolla is yet...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 02.Oct.2012

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Acer to launch Aspire S7 Ultrabook series on October 26 ; HTC's new One X+ boasts quad-core chip, Jelly Bean ; Gingerbread most popular Android flavor at 56 percent market share ; Next-Gen Nest Thermostat Gets Even Cooler and Smarter ; The $1 billion mission to reach the...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 01.Oct.2012

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Sharp’s New 5 Inch Full HD 1080p Smartphone Displays Go Into Production ; Thailand gives $30M boost for free Wi-Fi project ; Microsoft works on extending mobile email synchronisation standard ; DataStax closes $25 million funding round for international expansion of ‘big data’...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 28.Sep.2012

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SAP on African expansion trail as it lands multimillion Dangote deal ; HP reportedly plans to ‘aggressively attack’ smartphone and tablet markets ; Polaroid Unveils A Trio Of Waterproof Sports Cameras ; Sony rescues Olympus with a $644 Million investment ; Samsung partners...Read more


LG strikes back at Samsung with OLED patent suit

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A legal showdown over OLED technology has been brewing in Korea for a while now, and LG Display has fought back by filing a patent lawsuit Samsung Electronics. Local news agency Yonhap reports that LG announced the complaint at a press conference, noting that it was asserting seven patents against its...Read more


Google Maps takes Street View underwater

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Since its creation, Google Maps has proven again and again how devoted it is to digitizing as much of the world's surface as possible. But while the company may have covered a huge chunk of the Earth from hiking trails to snow covered slopes, it has yet to tackle the 71 percent of the planet that is...Read more


Sharp to cut 10,000 jobs, sell factories to Foxconn

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The company is currently considering cutting more than 10,000 jobs, representing approximately 18 percent of its workforce, Bloomberg is reporting today, citing sources. The company is also in talks with Foxconn to sell three manufacturing plants, the news outlet's sources say. At the end of the...Read more


Nook HD and Nook HD+ tablets launched

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Barnes and Noble has unveiled two new Android tablets, the 7-inch Nook HD and the 9-inch Nook HD+. Both tablets will launch simultaneously in the US and the UK in November, with pre-orders opening up in early October – currently these are the only two territories which have been announced for the new...Read more


RIM banking on BlackBerry Balance, HTML5, BYOD trend

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Based on Heins's keynote address on Tuesday morning, it looks like RIM is banking on several things to make BlackBerry 10 a success. For starters, RIM has made some follies in the consumer market before, but the Canadian mobile device company is trying again from a different approach thanks to the...Read more


FIFA Soccer 13 For iOS Now Available

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Football fans with iOS devices will be pleased to know that FIFA Soccer 13 has now arrived in the Apple iTunes App stores and is available to purchase for £4.99 or $6.99 The new FIFA Soccer 13 for iOS developed by Electronic Arts, allows you to enjoy playing any of 500 licensed teams, in 30 leagues,...Read more


Privacy laws should not deter threat sharing in APAC

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SINGAPORE--Threat sharing is necessary in today's complex IT environment but should not be hindered by potential privacy issues from the rise in privacy and data protection laws in the region. According to Kenneth Minihan, former director of the U.S. national security agency, one aspect of...Read more


Nokia unveils new touchscreen phones

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Nokia unveiled Tuesday two new models in its Asha Touch family which it claimed as its most affordable capacitive touchscreen devices. The company also debuted Nokia Life+, a free Web application, which provides content on education, health, information, and entertainment topics on both Asha 308 and...Read more


Sony to launch flat external batteries for phones, tablets using in-house tech

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Sony will launch a new line of small, flat, external batteries to provide extra juice for tablets and smartphones, the first such products to use its thin "laminate" technology, it said Monday. The Tokyo-based electronics firm announced several models, including one with 7,000 mAh capacity, that it...Read more


Iran deploys domestic Internet system, blocks Google

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Iran has connected its government agencies to its domestic Internet network to improve the nation's cybersecurity posture and will now move its citizens to the online platform. It also said it blocked Google's search engine and e-mail services. Reuters, citing the Mehr news agency, reported on...Read more


Samsung rolling Jelly Bean out across most of its smartphone, tablet lineup 'soon'

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Samsung has begun rolling out Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) to its Galaxy S III smartphone in Europe — which could mean the handset is the first non-Nexus Android phone to get updated to Android 4.1. Galaxy S III owners in Poland are first in the queue for the Jelly Bean update which began rolling out...Read more


Apple announces iPhone 5 sales top 5 million in first weekend

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In its first three days of availability, the iPhone 5 has achieved record breaking sales of 5 million, while more than 100 million devices have been upgraded to iOS 6, Apple announced on Monday. "Demand for iPhone 5 has been incredible and we are working hard to get an iPhone 5 into the hands of every...Read more


Samsung Releases TLC NAND Based 840 SSD

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Along with Samsung's release of the 840 Pro SSD today, Samsung is also releasing a more mainstream oriented 840 SSD. It's based around the same Samsung MDX controller as the Pro series, but uses 3-bit-per-cell (TLC) NAND instead of 2-bit-per-cell (MLC) NAND found in the 840 Pro. The 840 Pro also...Read more


iPhone 5 vs Galaxy S3 Performance Tests Compared

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A video has been created comparing the new iPhone 5 vs Galaxy S3, showcasing a number of performance based tests, and revealing the true speeds of both devices head-to-head. The iPhone 5 vs Galaxy S3 performance tests have been carried out over LTE under SpeedTest.net, under SunSpider Javascript 0.9.1,...Read more


Intel Confirms Medfield x86 Chips Dont Support LTE Yet

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Intel’s second bite at the smartphone market has been more akin to a gentle nibbling around the edges. At the end of last year the chipmaker teased a smartphone reference design running its Medfield x86 Atom SoC. Nine months later Intel chips have found their way inside six real world smartphones, yet...Read more


New PlayStation 3 console slims down for the holidays

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Sony is releasing a slimmer, smaller, and lighter PlayStation 3 console in time for the holidays featuring either 250GB or 500GB of hard disk drive storage, a boost from the current 160GB and 320GB models. The new PS3 console will be available in black during the console's late September launch, but a...Read more


10 most essential jobs for delivering IT as a business

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Automation architect. Designs, implements, and maintains the automation system Service manager. Has ultimate responsibility for the services -- "will own that service (and service delivery) from cradle to grave." Process manager.  "Like the service manager, the process manager has ultimate...Read more


Sony's HMZ-T2 3D headset at TGS: gaming at close range

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Sony's second generation 3D visor didn't make a big splash back at IFA, but the HMZ-T2 certainly has a pigeonhole at Tokyo's premier gaming event. In addition to the headset's substitutional reality prototype, the standard model stakes claim to almost a fifth of PlayStation's demo area....Read more


Thousands queue in the dark as the iPhone 5 goes on sale

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Thousands of people across the US, Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore and the UK have started lining up for Apple's iPhone 5. The queues, with some people camping out for days, mark the beginning of Apple's latest global rollout. After more than two million pre-orders...Read more


Cambridge researchers develop cheap, inkjet-printed liquid crystal lasers

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Researchers at the University of Cambridge have developed a way to produce high quality liquid crystal lasers with nothing more than a custom inkjet printer. The team believes that the new technique will enable us to churn out lasers with existing printing equipment, which will enable low-cost mass...Read more


Top 10 Ultrabooks for business

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The Ultrabook market is booming at the moment with super svelte, super portable and, crucially, super powerful notebooks that make computing on the go easier than ever. Apple kicked off the slimline revolution when it unveiled the first ridiculously skinny MacBook Air back in 2010 and now, thanks to a...Read more


Apple Wants Billion From Samsung In Patent Case

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Apple was recently awarded damages of $1.05 billion when it won its patent case against Samsung in the US, although according to a recent report Apple is seeking higher damages from Samsung. According to the Korea Times, Apple’s legal team will be asking US Federal Judge Lucy Koh to increase the...Read more


Worlds most efficient thermoelectric material developed

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Approximately 90 percent of the world’s electricity is generated by heat energy. Unfortunately, electricity generation systems operate at around 30 to 40 percent efficiency, meaning around two thirds of the energy input is lost as waste heat. Despite this, the inefficiency of current thermoelectric...Read more


Harvard cracks DNA storage, crams 700 terabytes of data into a single gram

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A bioengineer and geneticist at Harvard’s Wyss Institute have successfully stored 5.5 petabits of data — around 700 terabytes — in a single gram of DNA, smashing the previous DNA data density record by a thousand times. The work, carried out by George Church and Sri Kosuri, basically treats DNA...Read more


The Windows Phone 8X and 8S by HTC

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 At an event today in NYC, HTC unveiled its first two Windows Phone 8 devices: the Windows Phone 8X and 8S by HTC. Similar to Nokia's next-generation Lumia stack, HTC's Windows Phone 8 lineup includes a high-end flagship and a more affordable mainstream option. The 8X is the new high-end...Read more


Symantec drops AU million into security operations centre

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Symantec had committed approximately AU$1 million to expand its newly relaunched Sydney security operations centre. Primarily, the money went towards more infrastructure and resources. In particular, it can now collect more information from customer logs in a more efficient manner and improve its...Read more


AS&Es advanced imaging technology contract from TSA could reach 5 million

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TSA has awarded an indefinite delivery / indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract to American Science and Engineering Inc., of Billerica, MA, to deliver an unspecified number of “second generation” Advanced Imaging Technology (AIT) screening systems for use at U.S. airports, whose maximum value cannot...Read more


Defense Contractor To Launch New GPS Security Technology

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Everybody knows about the Global Positioning System (GPS), a ubiquitous, free utility which we rely on everyday. We use it to find directions on our road trips, or to move through the maze of city streets. Airplanes use it to navigate our crowded skies. But, as most people don’t know, it also provides...Read more


Motorola RAZR i Intel Powered Smartphone Announced

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Motorola has today announced their first Intel powered smartphone, the Motorola RAZR i, which is powered by a 2GHz Intel Atom processor and runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. The Motorola RAZR i features a 4.3 inch Super AMOLED touchscreen display and it comes with an 8 megapixel camera which can...Read more


Vodafone considering .2B tax provision in India

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Vodafone Group, which has resisted setting aside capital for a US$2.2 billion tax bill in India, is considering doing so to mitigate potential legal risks. The company's CFO Andy Halford told The Times of India in a Tuesday report the operator is consulting on the need for the provision after the...Read more


iPhone 5 benchmarks surface: Performance doubles

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The iPhone 5's A6 processor appears to be roughly twice as fast as any chip in an existing iOS product, if results posted by Geekbench prove to be accurate. The results show a score of 1,601, beating the dual-core A5 and A5X processors in the iPhone 4s and third-generation iPad (Retina),...Read more


Canon EOS 6D DSLR Camera Unveiled

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Today Canon has taken the wraps off the latest addition to its range of Canon EOS full frame sensor DSLR cameras, with the unveiling of the Canon EOS 6D DLSR. The new Canon EOS 6D is equipped with 20.2 megapixel CMOS sensor and DIGIC 5+ image processor, its also Canon’s smallest, lightest and...Read more


ABI Research expects 20 million ultraportable computers to ship globally this year

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ABI Research is a company that looks at all sorts of markets within the technology industry. The latest research published from the company predicts that 20 million ultraportable computers will ship globally in 2012. According to ABI, the adoption of thin and light portable computers during the first half...Read more


AT&T: iPhone 5 'most successful iPhone launch ever'

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AT&T said today that the iPhone 5 has sold faster than any previous model of the Apple smartphone. The network declined to offer numbers on the first weekend of the iPhone 5 going on sale -- normally reserved for Apple, in which an announcement is expected in the coming days -- but the cell network...Read more


NVIDIA TegraZone breaks 5 million download mark

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If you’re pumped up about the multi-core Android smartphone experience with NVIDIA, you’ll be pumped up to hear that they’ve broken the 5+ million downloads – and that rising star is still shooting upward! If you’ve got an NVIDIA-powered Android device and don’t have the TegraZone app on your...Read more


HP developing smartphone for 'post-PC era'

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Hewlett-Packard CEO Meg Whitman on Friday revealed that the company is working on a new smartphone, and plans to market the unit heavily in foreign countries where handsets may be a consumer's sole computing device. In an interview on the Fox Business Network (via Mercury News), Whitman outlined...Read more


Microsoft plans to deliver Office 2013 RT starting in November

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Microsoft let slip back in June that the version of Microsoft Office 2013 that would be available to Windows RT tablets and PC customers would be a "preview" test-build. In blog post yesterday, Microsoft confirmed that information and added a few more particulars about the Office Home & Student 2013 RT...Read more


Wii U Out November 18, Priced Up to 0, Nintendo TVii Unveiled

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It was getting close, with autumn knocking, but Nintendo this morning finally announced a release date and pricing for its imminent Wii-quel, the Wii U. The set-top video games system will officially hit shelves in the U.S. on Sunday, Nov. 18. At a New York-based Wii U preview event — one of four the...Read more


NVIDIA Launches GeForce GTX 650: GK107 With GDDR5

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Alongside today’s launch of the GK106-based GeForce GTX 660, NVIDIA is also launching one other card: the GeForce GTX 650. In a nutshell, the GTX 650 is the long-awaited GDDR5 version of the GeForce GT 640, sporting higher clockspeeds and far more memory bandwidth than its DDR3-crippled predecessor.The...Read more


The tech behind TechEd 2012

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Microsoft gave ZDNet a run-through of exactly what kind of hardware and software it was using behind the scenes to power Tech.Ed 2012. Read more


China to sell train tickets on smartphones

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Ministry of Railways plans to launch a new service that will allow passengers to buy train tickets via smartphones, in hopes to prevent the existing online platform from crashing due to heavy traffic. Read more


New 7th generation iPod nano is thinnest iPod ever

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 It seems that Apple likes to have fun modifying the iPod nano and changes the form factor, colors, and features of this line more than we see on the iPod touch or iPhone Read more


Sony reveals world's first full-frame compact camera

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Sony has introduced a new compact camera that features a full-frame, 35mm sensor - a world first. It uses the same 24.3 million pixel Xmor CMOS sensor as the Sony a99, which was also announced today. A 35mm f/2.0 Carl Zeiss T* lens is fixed on the camera, and image processing is handled by a new Bionz...Read more


Western Digital releases samples of its thinnest hybrid drive for Ultrabooks

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Western Digital on Monday announced what it said is the industry's thinnest hybrid drive for Ultrabooks, a 5mm-thick model with 500GB of storage capacity. The drives, equivalent to about one-fifth of an inch thick with a 2.5-in. form factor, feature hybrid technology, which combines spinning disk...Read more


Early ARM 64-bit prototype servers could come by year end

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 Early prototype 64-bit ARM servers could be available for testing purposes by the end of this year or possibly at the latest by the middle of next year, ARM said on Monday. ARM will try to make inexpensive 64-bit server hardware available by working with partner Applied Micro Circuits, which has...Read more


Dual SIM Lenovo A660 Android 4.0 Waterproof Smartphone Announced

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Lenovo has announced another new Android smartphone, the Lenovo A660 which is an Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich handset that is a dual SIM card device. The Lenovo A660 is waterproof and dust proof and is IP67 certified, it features a 4 inch WVGA touchscreen display with Gorilla Glass and a dual core 1GHz...Read more


Apples iPhone 5 unveiling this week is just the beginning

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Apple (AAPL) is set to finally unveil its next-generation iPhone 5 later this week, and it will be the company’s biggest iPhone launch ever according to just about every Apple analyst on the planet. In fact, Topeka Capital Markets analyst Brian White went as far as to call it the “biggest upgrade in...Read more


IT spending to grow in 2012 despite economic woes, says IDC

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Worldwide IT spending remains on course to grow by 6 percent in 2012 despite the grim economic situation in Europe, thanks to strong software, storage, smartphone and tablet sales, according to IDC. While 2012 has been a tough year for many IT vendors, they have done better overall than many expected in...Read more


Evernote for Web, Mac and Windows update brings some sharing improvements

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The folks at Evernote have recently announced the latest update for the Mac, Windows and Web version of their app. The update is available as of this time and brings some improvements for sharing. And for those wondering, this update will be beneficial for the free and premium users. With that, it was...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 07.Sep.2012

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Microsoft banks on India's developer ecosystem to drive Windows Phone ; JVC reveals 4K-upscaling projectors and 84-inch UHDTV prototype ; Intel scales back Q3 earnings forecast by up to $1.6 billion ahead of Windows 8 ; Apple cuts iPhone 5 component orders from Samsung ; ...Read more


23 IT certifications that mean higher pay

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Certifications are a great way to show the IT industry employers, peers and recruiters that you are up to date and knowledgeable on the given topic and, in some cases, that can equate directly to more money in your pocket. But which certifications offer the most potential earnings and will be in demand...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 06.Sep.2012

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Quantum Teleportation Goes the Distance: Record-Breaking Distance of 143 Kilometers Through Free Space ; Samsung’s Galaxy S3 Sales Reach 20 Million in Only 100 Days Since May Launch ; WD unveils sleek My Passport Edge portable drives ; The mind controlled robotic leg that could help...Read more


The pacemaker is about to get a whole lot smaller

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A team of engineers out of Stanford is introducing a truly tiny wireless cardiac device to demonstrate that, thanks to a little ingenuity and impressive math, all medical implants may soon be powered wirelessly. Read more


Scientists develop remote control system for cockroaches

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A team of scientists from North Carolina State University are working on an alternative – sensor-equipped real cockroaches that are remotely controlled by human operators. The project is being led by Alper Bozkurt, an assistant professor of electrical engineering. His team has fitted Madagascar hissing...Read more


Nokia and Microsoft unveil Windows Phone 8-based Lumia smartphones

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Nokia has unveiled its flagship Lumia 920 phone, based on Microsoft's Windows Phone 8 operating system, and offering PureView camera technology built-in, an HD+ screen that can adjust according to the brightness of the environment in which it is being used, and "City Lense", a service that can...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 04.Sep.2012

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Hackers Allegedly Leak 1 Million Apple Device IDs ; Mobile push leads Lenovo to eye purchases to expand ; Proposed EU radio reshuffle could mean more spectrum for 5GHz Wi-Fi . Nuclear powered LEDs may be key to exploring the universe ; India puts 3-month SIM connectivity limit...Read more


Valve serious about creating computer hardware, posts jobs listing

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A new jobs listing has appeared on Valve's official site which points to the company working on an unspecified piece of hardware. According to CVG, a job posting has appeared that confirms the fact that Valve is looking to re-inventing the computer hardware and accessory sector, and even vents some of...Read more


Chinese search giant Baidu invests £1bn in cloud computing centre

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Chinese search engine firm Baidu has revealed it is to invest over 10 billion yuan (£1bn) in a new cloud computing centre. The company's CIO, Jennifer Li, made the announcement at the company's annual conference in Beijing, at the same time as Baidu unveiled a mobile version of its Baidu browser. ...Read more


Fans resurrect Half-Life video game

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Called Black Mesa, the resurrected game will be made available as a free download on 14 September. The update has been put together using programming tools released by Half-Life creator Valve. It will have improved graphics, better physics and environmental effects and a tweaked story line. News...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 31.Aug.2012

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10 best bits of tech from IFA 2012 ; Acer Aspire M3 and V5 notebooks get touch upgrade ; Samsung Galaxy Note II gets early benchmark treatment at IFA ; Sharp's IGZO low-power, high-res display technology gets its time to shine at IFA ; Wikileaks supporter hacks police...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 30.Aug.2012

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Nasa detects strange new solar system ; LG's EA93 monitor offers cinematic 21:9 aspect ratio ; ZTE's Grand X IN launches next month in a new class of smartphones ; Sony Tap 20 oversized home tablet hands-on ; Nokia Working Hard to Bring Top Symbian Apps to Windows Phone...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 29.Aug.2012

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Researchers grow cyborg tissue around nanowires and transistors ; Samsung ATIV Tab official, 10.1-inch Windows RT tablet ; Sony VAIO Duo 11 'hybrid-style ultrabook' announced, coming late October ; AMD teases next-gen Steamroller CPU, aims to Bulldoze the competition ; ...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 28.Aug.2012 | MBN News

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LG Debuts Powerful Optimus G Smartphone with LTE ; Sharp to axe 2,000 jobs in Japan ; Sony plans to exit the optical disc drive business due to company restructuring ; Apple’s $1 Billion Patent Win Over Samsung Rattles Google’s Cage ; Samsung announces new Galaxy S III...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 27.Aug.2012

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IBM buys HR software company Kenexa for a whopping $1.3b in cash ; Samsung goes big with 5.8-inch Galaxy Player ; Samsung enters advertising market with small-bezel and transparent displays ; Nokia tweaks Symbian phones with Belle Refresh ; Scientists genetically modify bacteria...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 21.Aug.2012

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Adobe updates HTML5, web animation programs ; EBay bans the sale of metaphysical items ; Getting a grip on the Wikipad ; Mobility; it’s not a device, it’s an IT architecture ; SSD infant mortality ; Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 17.Aug.2012

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The Dropbox web interface now updates instantly with file changes ; Google adds support for 13 additional languages in Voice Search ; Are There Any Demonoid Alternatives? ; Apple, Google, Samsung, others partnering on Kodak bid ; 5 Tools Every Student Needs to Know ; Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 17.Aug.2012

Category: Technologies & Hardware | |

Windows 8 vs. Windows 7: Benchmarks, lots of Benchmarks ; The end of the RAID era ; Google enables Play Store delta updates, helps you conserve precious data ; 4 inspiring tablets from Africa for Africa ; DNA: The Ultimate Hard Drive ; Read more


Google Updates the Algorithm - Now Punishes for Copyrights

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Google undertakes an algorithm change to track and punish websites which are reported to violate copyrights on the web. There are two important issues to add here, however: 1) Websites with high Page Rank will not be affected; 2) Google will check thoroughly any reports before initiating an action. ...Read more


Nook vs Kindle

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Barnes & Noble's flagship 16-GB Nook Tablet got the biggest price cut, reduced 20%. The 7-inch, full-color touch tablet has been marked down from 9 to 9. It's now the same price as Amazon's own flagship e-reader tablet, the Kindle Fire, which only carries 8 GB of storage. Read more


New EU law restricts electronic waste

Category: Technologies & Hardware | |

The world of trash changed on Monday, at least the world of electronic trash. The EU accepted a law according to which large retailers should take care of the Waste electrical and electronic equipment, or WEEE. The revised directive will increase the collection target from its current 4 kilograms per...Read more


Top 6 in IT & Hightech on 09&10.Aug.2012

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Which U.S. Tech Giant Is Growing Fastest in 2012? ; Google proclaims war on piracy ; The 10 features removed from Mountain Lion that we miss the most ; Lenovo, Nvidia building convertible Windows RT tablets: Who will buy? ; New production process promises cheaper infrared lenses...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 08.Aug.2012

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Samsung studies show people confused Galaxy Tab with iPad ; Sorry, PC makers: Microsoft is building 'next generation' Surface ; Anonymous attacks Ukrainian government after Demonoid bust ; HTC’s new 1.7GHz quad-core One X+ smartphone detailed in new leak ; Google Adds...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 06.Aug.2012

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Microsoft's Office Store opens in beta with small selection of web-based extensions ; Demonoid shut down by Ukrainian authorities following DDoS attack ; Defcon Wi-Fi hack called no threat to enterprise WLANs ; The AmigaOne X1000: Keeping a dream alive ; Valve Getting Ready...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 03.Aug.2012

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Corporate Google Apps users can now remotely wipe their own Android devices ; Windows 8 Final Version Leaked Online ; Researchers use ambient WiFi radio waves to see through walls ; Fusion-io software turns servers into shared flash storage ; Genezap brings virtual pain to Sega...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 02.Aug.2012

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Windows XP still the top OS, Windows 7 closing in ; 4x faster mobile flash memory by Samsung ; Microsoft Surface RT vs. Surface Pro: Which Tablet Will You Want? ; Valve: Agree to not sue us or lose access to Steam ; Optimize Your Wi-Fi Network with Mac’s Hidden Diagnostic Tool...Read more


Top 6 in IT & Hightech on 01.Aug.2012

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Outlook.com: Hotmail users find themselves rebranded ; Google's Chrome adds support for Retina Display ; Harvard gets closer to invisibility cloak ; California judge rules in favor of HP in Itanium server case ; Guide: How to Play 16 Bit Dos Video Games on a 64 Bit Operating...Read more


Top 6 in IT & Hightech on 31.Jul.2012

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How Can I Make All My Desktop and Mobile Operating Systems Play Well Together? ; DEF CON 2012: Thoughts and Highlights ; Facebook introducing a ‘save’ feature, will have it available on the desktop and mobile devices ; New Google service lets users "zoom" through years of...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 30.Jul.2012

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It’s a fact: Without stunning hardware, Windows 8 faces a rocky future ; Microsoft Surface to drop 26 October ; Technology in education: We’re not there yet, but companies can help ; How to enable Web Sharing in OS X Mountain Lion ; Revisiting the Xoom: Examining Jelly Bean...Read more


Top 6 in IT & Hightech on 27.Jul.2012

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Skype rejects claims it re-architected software to make eavesdropping easier ; Has the iPhone 5 Been Smuggled Out of the Factory Already? ; GPS vulnerability could allow hackers to track, take over smartphones ; Twitter apologizes, blames data center failures for outage ; ...Read more


Top 6 in IT & Hightech on 26.Jul.2012

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5 Things Windows 8 Can Learn from OS X Mountain Lion ; Samsung's Smartphone Sales Trounce Apple's ; Google introduces Handwrite, letting you ‘write’ your mobile search query with your finger ; Nokia scraps development of Meltemi phone platform ; Microsoft halts...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 25.Jul.2012

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SlashGear 101: What’s new in OS X Mountain Lion? ; 4 reasons why IT matters more than ever ; And Encryption For All! Making HTTP More Suitable for the 21st Century Web ; Android 4.1 Jelly Bean coming to Samsung Galaxy SIII, SII ; YouTube Users Can Make Videos Creative Commons...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 24.Jul.2012

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USB to power laptops and hard drives after new Power Delivery spec ; Apple Wins EU Ban Of Smaller Samsung Tablet ; Microsoft extols virtues of Windows 8 graphics performance ; DEF CON to Host NSA Chief General Alexander - He's Off Limits for 'Spot the Fed' ; To 20nm...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 23.Jul.2012

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EU mulls new rules for cybersecurity ; YouTube now encouraging commenters to use their real names ; 7 Reasons to Beware Bitcoin ; Ninja power: open-source HTML5 toolset aims to enable richer Web apps ; Canon finally joins compact system camera market ; Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 20.Jul.2012

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10 Tips for Job Seekers in the Digital Era ; Samsung to manufacture flexible AMOLED displays this quarter? ; Sources: Google's Sparrow purchase cost under $25 million, will bring 'beauty' to Gmail ; Finally, some good news for Nokia: Lumias outshipped iPhone, Samsung...Read more


Top 6 in IT & Hightech on 19.Jul.2012

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China's Internet population reaches 538 million ; Tiny eye implant could restore sight to the blind - with vision returning instantly, and recovery in just a week ; YouTube launches face blurring feature ; Micron shows new future for phone storage ; Microsoft adds 215 TB of...Read more


Top 7 in IT & Hightech on 18.Jul.2012

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Can't tear yourself away from the computer? Too much time online can lead to stress, sleeping disorders and depression ; Dropbox brings in 'outside experts' to investigate spam and possible security problems ; Firefox 14 Secures Google Search Queries ; Teleconferencing on...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 17.Jul.2012

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7 Ways to Optimize Your Professional Profile ; Remember how great Adobe Flash used to be? Meet the guys who invented it in 1993 ; Microsoft explains minimalist Office 2013 interface ; iPhone 5 Display To Use In-Cell Tech ; DRAM market could get boost from Ultrabooks, Windows 8 ;...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 16.Jul.2012

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Lenovo to become world’s biggest PC maker ‘this year’, say analysts ; 'Rare' Skype bug sends IMs to wrong contact, fix coming 'in the next few days' ; Nokia forced to cut price of 'flagship' new smartphone by 50% after disastrous sales - as shares plunge to...Read more


Top 6 in IT & Hightech on 13.Jul.2012

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More passwords compromised as Nvidia, Android Forums hacked ; Aerographite claims title of World's Lightest Solid Material ; Digg flames out, sells for $500,000 (or maybe more) ; Google Nexus 7 teardown reveals £5 cost difference between high and low end models ; Microsoft...Read more


Top 6 in IT & Hightech on 12.Jul.2012

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iPhone 5 photos world exclusive from KitGuru ; Microsoft and NBC to part ways; MSNBC to lose the 'MS' ; Telstar 1 Legacy: 1st Live TV Broadcast by Satellite Turns 50 ; Yahoo Voice hack leaks 450,000 passwords ; Layered LCD panels could create more realistic glasses-free...Read more


Top 6 in IT & Hightech on 11.Jul.2012

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Angry Birds trilogy coming to a console near you ; Google Nexus 7 Costs $152 To Make ; Wix’s HTML5 site builder has brought more than 1M new open standard sites into the wild ; Kim Dotcom: I'll extradite myself to US if they give my money back ; Aggressive Android Adware?...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 10.Jul.2012

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10 Ways to Protect Yourself Online ; Wikipedia closes its doors in Russia for 24 hours in protest at country's attempts to censor the internet ; Games collection sells on eBay for US$1.2 million ; Steve Wozniak speaks: Megaupload frustrations, Microsoft praise and Google Glass lust...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 09.Jul.2012

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Malware internet meltdown a bust as feared DNS Changer virus fizzles on 'doomsday' ; Angry Birds sequel could let you play for the pigs ; The future of flash memory: tiny (and extremely tough to build) ; Wait, did a judge just say Samsung is 'not as cool' as Apple? ; ...Read more


IT & Hightech Weekend News Round-up (07-08.Jul.2012)

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Speed Tests: Windows 8 Vs. Windows 7 ; That was quick. Facebook shuts down Face.com APIs, kills Klik app, enrages developers ; So, That’s It For Thunderbird ; BlackBerry App World surpasses three billion total downloads ; Like Open Source? For Collaboration, Try Group-Office...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 06.Jul.2012

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Wireless power: Japanese researchers transmit through 10cm of concrete ; MegaUpload Founder Seeks Compensation for Illegal Search ; Use Keyword Shortcuts on Your Smartphone to Avoid Unnecessary Typing ; Apple fixes DRM server bug that led to crashing apps ; EA opens SimCity...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 05.Jul.2012

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Robot avatar body controlled by thought ; DNSChanger malware set to kick 277,000 computers off the web Monday ; Corrupt Apps Causing Problems In Apple’s App Store ; Microsoft reveals Chinese cloud startups in Azure scheme ; Ratio of Mac to PC sales narrowing, reflects changing...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 03.Jul.2012

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5 Things You Need to Know About Where Google Is Going Next ; Leaked RIM roadmap suggests first BB10 devices in early 2013, Nashville and Naples later in the year ; Google: Android 4.0 on 11% of devices, Gingerbread still on top ; Master's student develops prototype ultra-thin...Read more


Firefox OS - for mobile and smartphones, coming in 2013, by Mozilla

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Mozilla, the company famous for its Firefox browser, today revealed they are planning a completely open mobile operating system, called Firefox OS. The idea of the company is to use their Gecko layout engine, using open web standards and apps written in HTML5. The first releases are scheduled for 2013 -...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 02.Jul.2012

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Euro 2012 Goal Smashes Tweets-Per-Second Sports Record ; Google I/O: 3 Google Maps Projects That Are Helping Save the World ; Apple closes up shop on MobileMe, users can still migrate to iCloud ; Google contributed billion to US economy in 2011 ; How a former Apple engineer...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 29.Jun.2012

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Chrome for iOS already top free app in iTunes ; Generic top-level domains delayed again after cancellation of ICANN's 'Digital Archery' program ; Minitel to be shut down tomorrow: France bids adieu to the internet's precursor ; 5 ways Windows 8 beats Windows 7 at...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 28.Jun.2012

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Atari at 40: Catching Up with Founder Nolan Bushnell ; Microsoft employee explains decision to scrap the Start button ; YouTube Android app updated with pre-caching, remote play and new interface design ; Google Launches Offline Editing for Google Docs, Google Drive Apps for iOS and...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 26.Jun.2012

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Nokia 808 PureView review: the future of mobile imaging, wrapped in the smartphone past ; Facebook quietly removes 'test' friend-finding feature ; Data transmission speed of 2.56 Tb/s achieved by twisting beams of light ; Sandisk's latest flash drives offer 128GB, USB 3.0,...Read more


Firefox For Android Reborn

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In the brand new version of Firefox for Android, Mozilla decided to remove all of the things that were not working well and rewrite them - as a result, only the renreding engine has something in common to the previous versions. The users will now have a much better experience while browsing or while...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 25.Jun.2012

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First release of Surface tablets to be Wi-Fi-only, sources say ; Google TV arrives in the UK ; 10 Online Tools that Replace Software ; The Great MP3 Bitrate Experiment ; Flipboard app launched for Android ; Wikipedia founder blasts “moguls of Hollywood” over copyright...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 22.Jun.2012

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The Truth about the Twitter crash ; Printers hit by web virus, not poltergeis ; How To Filter Your Gmail Like a Pro ; Google Lowers Fees, Simplifies Maps API Ahead of Google I/O ;  Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 21.Jun.2012

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A rough day for Twitter addicts ; SSD prices in steady, substantial decline ; Google+ adds profile updates, learns from the competition ; Microsoft serves notice to sites hosting Xbox 720 road map ; Google Play letting app developers publicly reply to user reviews ; Good...Read more


Microsoft Surface Epic Fail 2012 (Video) - What can we learn from failure?

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Microsoft is getting into the tablet competition with a big bang! Did you watch the new epic fail on the first night of Microsoft Surface? Have a look: We must admit that there is not much progress in the presentation skills for the last 15 years. Jokes aside we may draw the line into few good...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 20.Jun.2012

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Microsoft unveils Windows Phone 8 ; U.S., Israel developed Flame computer virus to slow Iranian nuclear efforts, officials say; Firefox quietly reveals refreshed design ; Beating the odds: How Remedy hit 10M downloads and made a $40 in-game purchase work; Gmail is now Gmail...Read more


MacBook Pro 15" Retina Display Teardown

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Retina Display is the trademark used by Apple for the screens in all of their latest gadgets. The curiosity of the guys from iFixit was so big, that they decided to take it to pieces - in 16 beautiful steps. You can read their story, and see the pictures by following the link Read more


Top 7 in IT & Hightech on 19.Jun.2012

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Kodak sues, tells Apple: "Get off our patents"; Turn an Old Computer into a Networked Backup, Streaming, or Torrenting Machine with Ubuntu; Skype for Linux gets a big update to version 4.0; Hacker claims to have broken into nearly 80 banks, provides evidence; SanDisk announces...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 18.Jun.2012

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IBM's Sequoia confirmed as world's fastest supercomputer 5 Google calendar tips and tricks for power users 4 reasons the Windows tablet is tech’s new dawn Samsung Galaxy S III to get fancy next-gen stylus? Europe lacks IT skills for growth, Commission says Apple I...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 15.June.2012

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ABI: Apple and Samsung have over 55 percent of the smartphone space, 90 percent of its money-making; 15 Developers Help Atari Re-Imagine ‘Pong’ [VIDEO]; How Long Before VPNs Become Illegal?; Intel dismisses ‘x86 tax’, sees no future for ARM or any of its competitors; With...Read more


Top 6 in IT & Hightech on 14.June.2012

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8 Reasons to Gear Up For HTML5 Now; New portable device that can 'see through walls'; The Once and Future Mac desktop: sorting fact from rumor post-WWDC; Photoshop CS6: Get Started With These Powerful New Tools; openSUSE 12.2 delayed again, project looks to reorganize; ...Read more


Top 6 in IT & Hightech on 13.June.2012

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I've been playing the same game of Civilization II for almost 10 years. This is the result.; Skype calls to feature ads big enough to interrupt any conversation; Samsung unveils TecTiles: programmable NFC tags for Galaxy S III, others; Linus Torvalds crowned joint winner of 1.2m euro...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 12.June.2012

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MegaUpload Case: Users Can’t Have Data Back After Being Told They Can ; Microsoft's 'riskiest' Windows 8 bet: hardware manufacturers; Theft of 44K credit cards is tip of the iceberg, police say; Tin whiskers" could triple the capacity of lithium-ion batteries; Here...Read more


Top 5 in IT & Hightech on 11.June.2012

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Nvidia notches big Apple MacBook Pro win; iOS 6: Everything You Need to Know; Sony Smart Wireless Headset (video); Samsung denies any interest in buying Nokia; 9 Ways to Measure Your Brand’s Social Media Health; Read more