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  1. Opera 10.61 and Opera 10.70 Built in Parallel

    04.08.2010

    There are two upcoming versions of Opera being developed in parallel at this point in time, but just one is the next iteration of the browser. Early adopters can now download pre-release snapshots of both Opera 10.61 and Opera 10.70, and Opera ...

  2. Windows Phone OS 7.0 and the Promise of Change

    04.08.2010

    Next generation Windows Phones are within the reach of our hands, Redmond-based software company Microsoft stated on Monday at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona when unveiling to the world the Windows Phone 7 Series and Windows Phone OS 7.0. ...

  3. Blizzard Reports 1.5 Millions StarCraft II Copies Sold in 48 Hour

    04.08.2010

    Blizzard has released the official sales data for the first two days of StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty. The news is very good for the publisher, as the game soled 1 million copies in the firs 24 hours and more than 500,000 units in the next day. ...

  4. Crysis 2 Delayed into 2011

    04.08.2010

    Electronic Arts has quietly announced that Crysis 2 has been delayed into the fourth quarter of financial 2011, that is sometime between January and March 2011. There has been no official notice from Crytek, but the recent sales figures report from ...

  5. Adobe Confirms New Adobe Reader Zero-Day Bug

    04.08.2010

    Adobe has confirmed a zero-day remote code execution vulnerability revealed by a security researcher during the Black Hat security conference last week. The company has yet to decide if it needs to break out of its quarterly update cycle in order to ...

  6. UK Government Prefers Firewalls Over Internet Explorer Upgrade

    01.08.2010

    The UK government announced that it will stick with using Internet Explorer 6 on its networks for now. It doesn't see any security benefit in upgrading to a more modern browser and plans to repel any attacks with firewalls and anti-malware ...

  7. Gmail to Get a Significant Revamp

    01.08.2010

    Google is always testing new features for its apps. One of the first stages of the testing period is with employees. Google employees regularly get access to upcoming products and changes still in beta. Once in a while, some of the changes leak out ...

  8. Internet Explorer 9 (IE9) Beta Drops in September 2010

    01.08.2010

    It looks like Microsoft is done with Platform Preview releases of the next major iteration of Internet Explorer. There’s now approximately a month until the first Beta development milestone of Internet Explorer 9 will be made available for ...

  9. Latest ATI Video Driver Has Support for Ubuntu 10.04

    30.07.2010

    Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) proudly announced a few minutes ago, July 26th, another improved version of its ATI Catalyst Linux display driver, available for both x86 and x86_64 architectures. ATI Catalyst 10.7 introduces final and stable support ...

  10. Apple Launches Updated Safari 5.0.1 with Extensions Support

    30.07.2010

    Apple has released Safari 5.0.1 turning on Safari Extensions and introducing the Safari Extensions Gallery, the company announced just minutes ago. With Safari Extensions Gallery, users can immediately find extensions that add new features to ...

  11. NVIDIA 258.96 WHQL Graphics Driver

    24.07.2010

    Just after NVIDIA launched its first mainstream graphics card, the GTX 460, the company brought out the beta version of the latest series of video drivers. Said drivers enabled support for the new card, added some functionality features, fixed ...

  12. StarCraft II Midnight Openings Detailed, New Cinematic Trailer Released

    24.07.2010

    Blizzard has announced that select retailers around the world will open at midnight on the 27th of July to celebrate the launch of Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty. Members of the development team of the game will join the party to sing copies of ...

  13. Download Google Chrome 6.0 Beta Soon

    24.07.2010

    Google is gearing up to push the next iteration of its open source browser to Beta development stage. Google Chrome 6.0 beta has already reached the code freeze milestone, and obviously, the release of the fully-fledged Beta Build is coming next. ...

  14. Red Alert 3 not coming to PS3

    30.07.2008

    EA announced they've currently got no plans to release a PS3 version of Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3. Apparently, the console is "very exotic and tough to develop for," and their game engine is simply not suited for PS3. The game was ...

  15. id deal with EA only for Rage

    16.07.2008

    More details have come to light regarding the deal that id Software made with EA Partners for the release of Rage. The deal with EA Partners is only for the Rage title at the moment, and it is a distribution-oriented deal only, not a publishing ...

  16. Bethesda shows Fallout 3 gameplay trailer on E3

    16.07.2008

    It’s been a long and hard road for Fallout 3 since it was announced way back in 2004, and it seems we’re finally drawing near this game’s launch date. Some may remember that Fallout 3 was first developed by Black Isle Studios, ...

  17. EA, Sega and Blizzard to come with DX10.1 games

    16.07.2008

    We have learned that some major publishers including Electronic Arts, Sega and Vivendi (Blizzard) plan to release DirectX 10.1 games. We don’t know which titles will exactly show their face as DirectX 10.1, but we have already reported ...

  18. DirectX 11 belongs to Windows 7?

    12.07.2008

    As Windows 7, codenamed Vienna is an improved version of Vista, DirectX 11 will work on both systems. It looks that DirectX 11 will launch before Windows 7 and we have high hopes of seeing DirectX 11 by the end of 2009. DX11 is based on ...

  19. Vista replacing XP, not growing

    04.07.2008

    Here was dissapointment in Redmond last night as the latest market share figures show that Vole's Vista OS has seen a measly 2.56 per cent increase in market share over the last year. Generally Windows' overall June total was slightly down 2.45 ...

  20. Catalyst 8.7 beta leaked

    04.07.2008

    The new Catalyst 8.7 beta, containing the new version of the display driver, has found a leak on the net. The new Catalyst supports almost every card from the Radeon 9500 all the way up to the newest addition based on the RV770 core. According ...

  21. Sony pulls PS3 firmware v2.40

    04.07.2008

    It appears that it took Sony a couple of hours to launch and pull the 2.40 firmware update. Apparently, some consoles reacted badly to this and failed to boot afterwards. Sony called this a minor problem, and said that this will only be ...

  22. Firefox gets its spot in Guinness

    03.07.2008

    Last month Mozilla set the world download record and it has already found its place in The Guinness Book of Records. On Download Day, Firefox 3 was downloaded 8,002,530 times in just 24 hours. This works out to 92 downloads per second, and ...

  23. Diablo 3 announced

    30.06.2008

    Announced at the Blizzard Worldwide Invitational in Paris, France, Diablo 3 is the third installment in the massive action-RPG (i.e Hack and Slash) series. The announcement was given by lead designer Jay Wilson, who outlined some key features ...

  24. Acrobat suffers security flaw

    30.06.2008

    A vulnerability report was made public yesterday concerning Adobe's popular Reader product – specifically, the implementation of Javascript with Acrobat-created documents. The issue is present in all versions of Adobe Reader prior to ...

  25. XP support extended to 2014

    30.06.2008

    Information Week quotes a letter sent to major Microsoft customers this week by senior vice president Bill Veghte which states that the giant will, somewhat unwillingly, be providing security patches “and other critical updates” until ...

  26. Stardock launches Impulse

    19.06.2008

    Publisher Stardock has just announced that it has launched it's new digital distribution platform today, titling the new download service as 'Impulse'. Impulse has already got a notable selection of games on offer, including Sins of a Solar ...

  27. Microsoft buys Navic

    19.06.2008

    Microsoft has bought Navic Networks, which specializes in emerging forms of television advertising technology. Navic uses real-time audience measurement data to improve the delivery and placement of targeted interactive media. According to a ...

  28. Firefox 3 has zero day flaw

    19.06.2008

    It had been only on the streets for five minutes, but the 'more secure' open source browser Firefox has already found to have a zero day flaw. According to the Security outfit Digital Vaccine Laboratories, it is the first critical hole found in ...

  29. 82 percent of gamers don't mind in-game ads

    18.06.2008

    According to the result of a survey commissioned by in-game advertiser IGA Worldwide around 82 percent of gamers actually respond well to in-game advertisements. In fact, a bit more shocking than that is the revelation that 82 percent of gamers ...

  30. Trojan modifies routers' DNS

    18.06.2008

    CNet, citing an entry on SecureComputing's TrustedSource blog made last week, has highlighted a new variant of the DNSChanger trojan designed to target routers and change the addresses used for DNS resolution. The Domain Name Service, or DNS, ...