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  1. Microsoft: 2 million Windows Phone 7 devices sold, app store support soars

    28.01.2011

    About one month ago Microsoft announced that 1.5 million Windows Phone 7 devices had been sold. Today, coming from an interview with Microsoft Senior Product Manager Greg Sullivan, in one single month that number of total devices has risen to 2 ...

  2. PSP 2 Officially Revealed

    27.01.2011

    After years of speculation and rumors, the successor of the current PlayStation Portable, the PSP2 has officially been revealed to the world by Sony. The PSP2 was rumored for quite some time, with people talking about it even before the PSP Go ...

  3. Microsoft releases Office for Mac 2011 trial

    27.01.2011

    Microsoft has finally gotten around to releasing Office for the Mac 2011 in a trial format. The trial version lets you evaluate Office for Mac 2011 for a 30-day period; once this period is over, you get the choice of uninstalling the program, buying ...

  4. Russian Media Links Modern Warfare 2 and Airport Terror Attack

    27.01.2011

    Russia Today, one of the media companies serving the Russian market, has aired a report which links the blockbuster first-person shooter Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 from Infinity Ward and Activision with the terrorist attack that has struck the ...

  5. Most Anticipated PC Games of 2011

    26.01.2011

    Dungeon Siege III Release Date: March 22, 2011 | Genre: RPG | Also on: PS3, Xbox 360 Dungeon Siege 3 is said to "seamlessly blend intuitive action gameplay and a robust RPG system in an immersive world." As the story goes, the delicate balance ...

  6. Apple Is Launching the White iPhone 4

    26.01.2011

    UK operators Orange and Three have updated their web sites to indicate that Apple is planning to ship the white version of its iPhone 4 relatively soon, with the two carriers offering customers the option to choose between the two configurations, ...

  7. Firefox 5 only months after Firefox 4 release

    26.01.2011

    According to a posting over at Softpedia, it seems Mozilla is going to speed up the pace of Firefox major versions akin to that of Google Chrome, which is currently on developer version 10.x since it became widely available in September ...

  8. Android wins the space race; first smartphone in orbit

    25.01.2011

    It may not be a race that everyone is aware of, but it seems that Google has won the race to put the first smartphone in orbit. According to the BBC, a research team at Surrey Satellite Technology Limited (SSTL) wants to put a smartphone to see if ...

  9. The IPcalypse is just over a week away

    25.01.2011

    Back in November last year, we wrote that the "IPCalypse" is only 100 days away. At the time, this seemed like a long time, but the IPcalypse is coming early, with current estimates that IPv4 addressing will run out in the next 9 days. As of ...

  10. First PSP2 Official Photo Leaked, Shows All Features

    25.01.2011

    Just a few days before the official announcement of the PSP2, a brand new leak on the web shows off what might be the first official photo of the PlayStation Portable 2, Sony's new portable device. Seeing as how we're nearing the official ...

  11. Winner of Apple's 10 billion download contest hung up on Apple

    24.01.2011

    As we reported yesterday, Gail Davis of Kent, UK was the lucky winner of the $10,000 iTunes gift certificate. According to an exclusive interview with Cult of Mac, Mrs. Davis nearly threw the windfall away when she hung up on the winning phone call, ...

  12. Duke Nukem Forever Arrives on May 3

    24.01.2011

    Duke Nukem Forever, one of the most anticipated games of all time, has finally been dated after years of speculation over its fate. Duke Nukem Forever was first announced back in 1997 by 3D Realms, but since then, the title was in a development ...

  13. Ballmer: 9 out of 10 copies of Windows in China are pirated

    24.01.2011

    Steve Ballmer, CEO of Microsoft, met this week with a number of high ranking government officials, including United States president Obama, and Chinese president Hu Jintao, according to NetworkWorld.com. Ballmer raised some concerns with Hu, ...

  14. Win 8 hits retail in January 2013, Win 7 SP2 in 2012 and other info leaks out

    24.01.2011

    Infamous leaker Wzor.net has just posted up a slathering of information, and judging by the site's past leaks, it should be semi-reliable. Before we go any further, none of this information is verified or is confirmed but is speculation from a ...

  15. Quad-Core NVIDIA Tegra 3 Gearing Up for MWC Launch

    20.01.2011

    Without a doubt, NVIDIA's Tegra 2 mobile platform has virtually skyrocketed at CES 2011, the GPU manufacturer's mobile platform finding its way to a very large number of devices (smartphones and especially tablets), but it seems that the company's ...

  16. Playboy to go uncensored on the iPad?

    20.01.2011

    According to a post on twitter by Hugh Hefner himself, it seems that Playboy for the iPad will be re-launching in the next couple of months in an uncensored format. “Big news! Playboy--both old & new--will be available on iPad beginning in ...

  17. Xbox 360 upgrade 2.5: Modders beware

    20.01.2011

    Microsoft released an update to the Xbox 360 today in an attempt to appease users of boot-to-disc functionality, while also improving their anti-piracy efforts against modders. The update, which has been dubbed “anti-piracy update 2.5” ...

  18. Call of Duty: Black Ops First Strike DLC Trailer and Details Revealed

    19.01.2011

    The first piece of downloadable content for Call of Duty: Black Ops, entitled First Strike, has just been detailed and received its first trailer, showcasing the new maps in the pack. Activision wants to further boost the profit it is getting out ...

  19. Intel plans to put Windows 8 on phones

    19.01.2011

    This week, Intel held their latest financials conference call with CEO Paul Otellini. During the call, he discussed the companies future plans for products, including mobile phones. Otellini mentioned that Intel has plans to put Windows 8 onto ...

  20. Apple's Q1 2011 results; 16M iPhones, 19M iPods, 7M iPads sold

    19.01.2011

    Today Apple posted their first quarter results for 2011 ending December 25, 2010, with some impressive numbers. The company announced it had a strong first quarter, posting a company record of $26.74 billion and a record net quarterly profit of $6 ...

  21. Most Anticipated PC Games of 2011

    18.01.2011

    By now I think we can all agree that reports foretelling the demise of PCs as gaming platforms have been greatly exaggerated. Even though the landscape has shifted somewhat in recent years, with many companies putting a lot more effort behind ...

  22. Microsoft gets Kinect ready for the PC

    18.01.2011

    During Microsoft's keynote at CES this year, Ballmer mentioned that the company would be bringing support for the Xbox 360 motion controller, Kinect, to PCs "in the right time." This comes in response partly, and following the multitude of Kinect ...

  23. Goldman Sachs: US investors won't be able to buy Facebook shares

    18.01.2011

    Goldman Sachs, after negotiating a deal with Facebook to assist in its first stock offering, has announced that it will no longer be offering the opportunity to buy stock to its US clientele. Citing regulatory concerns, the LA Times reports that ...

  24. BlackBerry Storm 3 details leaked

    17.01.2011

    Boy Genius Report claims to have uncovered a series of details on Research In Motion's upcoming addition to the BlackBerry lineup, the Storm 3. Leaked specifications place the phone as a serious competitor to current high-end smartphones, as well as ...

  25. iPhone 5 to Get Full HD via PowerVR SGX543 GPU, New iOS 4.3 SDK Findings Suggest

    17.01.2011

    Recent iOS 4.3 findings not only confirm that Apple is preparing brand new iPhones and iPads for unveiling (as well as a new Apple TV), but that the former group is also getting PowerVR SGX543 graphics. As noted by MacRumors, Cupertino has been ...

  26. Fun Facts: Intel's Sandy Bridge Processors

    16.01.2011

    Around this time last year we ran a story with some fun facts about Intel's then debutant 32nm manufacturing technology. For example, we learned that a 32nm transistor can switch on and off over 300 billion times in one second, conversely it would ...

  27. Firefox 4 final release targeted for next month

    16.01.2011

    Damon Sicore, Mozilla's Director of Platform Engineering, told developers via a mailing list (which you can read here) that the final version of Firefox 4 should be ready to ship by the end of February, but not before another beta and a release ...

  28. Apple offering $10,000 Gift Card for the 10 billionth download

    16.01.2011

    Apple has a long way to go to catch up to the 100+ billion hamburgers that McDonalds has served, but they’re clearly closing the gap quickly. They currently sit at 9.7 billion applications downloaded in their worldwide App Store and the number ...

  29. Sony to Reveal PSP2 on January 27, Reports Say

    14.01.2011

    Sony is reported to finally unveil to the world its worst kept secret in recent times, the PSP2, a new generation handheld device which will replace the aging PlayStation Portable and the PlayStation Portable Go devices. The existence of the PSP2 ...

  30. Crysis 2 in 3D Amazed Avatar Director James Cameron

    14.01.2011

    Crysis 2, the full pledged sequel to the extremely impressive PC exclusive first person shooter, looks so good running in 3D, that James Cameron, the director of 3D movie phenomenon Avatar, fell in love with it, proclaiming it to be a 3D ...