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Dell Inspiron 14z review

@ 2011/11/07 read/post comments(0)
It's called rebranding, and by golly, Dell needs to do it. Once the world's top PC maker, it's ceded market share to the likes of HP and Acer and earned a reputation for bland designs and subpar customer service. So,… Go To Full Article

Firefox 8 Release Candidate Published for Download

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Firefox 8 will be ready for download on Monday, but if you are the impatient type, you can download the Release Candidate immediately. This is the fifth Firefox version released this year. Not included in this version is the much… Go To Full Article

R&D: Memristors And Bendy Memory

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Memristors are a fourth class of electric circuit, first hypothesized way back in the 1970's, which are a new addition to the transistors, capacitors, resistors etc that go into making a silicon chip. HP has put a great deal of… Go To Full Article

iSpy software can read texts and steal passwords with its little eye (video)

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We spy, with our bleary eye, a new piece of software that could make it dramatically easier to steal personal data. The program, known as iSpy, allows devious voyeurs to remotely identify and read text typed on touchscreen displays. That,… Go To Full Article

Marshals Ordered to Seize Righthaven Assets

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I wonder if the U.S. Marshals will let us do a "ride along" when they seize Righthaven's assets. You have to admit, this couldn't happen to a more deserving bunch of scumbags. Thanks to [H] forum member "Methadras" for the… Go To Full Article

Eidos Montreal Admits Deus Ex Boss Error

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I guess the lesson here is you shouldn't outsource work (especially not boss battles) to other studios unless you want stuff like this to happen. "We knew that it would be a weakness for the game, that we had to… Go To Full Article

Microsoft Issues Temporary Fix for Duqu Zero-Day

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All you Windows users out there should hit this link for information on a temporary fix for the Duqu zero-day vulnerability. To further protect customers, we provided our partners in the Microsoft Active Protections Program (MAPP) detailed information on how… Go To Full Article

Men Engage In 'Riskier Online Behavior' Than Women

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Please raise your hand if this surprises you. Anyone? Anyone at all? In the survey, Bitdefender interviewed 1,649 men and women from the US and the UK about their social media habits. The study found that 64.2 percent of women… Go To Full Article

Sapphire Pure Black X79 (LGA2011) motherboard seen in detail

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Ten more days until Intel launched the Sandy Bridge E desktop platform and we can fill the time by contemplating yet another LGA2011 motherboard, the Pure Black X79 coming from well-known graphics card maker Sapphire Technology. Go To Full Article

US Cellular: we don't need no stinkin' iPhone

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Dost a company actually dare turn down the seductive wiles of the iPhone? As a matter of fact, there is at least one US carrier that has the audacity to say no to Tim Cook's face: US Cellular. During her… Go To Full Article

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