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Google, Mozilla Seal US$900 Million Firefox Search Deal

Google and Mozilla have just sealed an estimated US$300 million-a-year search deal that will last for three years. In other words, the non-profit organization would have US$900 million of guaranteed funding for the next three years.

Mozilla Seals the Deal with Google and Readies Firefox 9

Mozilla and Google have decided that the latter will remain the default search engine for the popular browser for another three years. At the same time, Firefox 9 is available as a beta download.

Steam-Powered Holiday Sale

With Christmas and the New Year just around the corner, games distribution giant Steam is joining the festivities with a holiday sale and giveaway.

Galaxy Nexus Unboxing Video Comes with Ninjas in Beat'em Up Game

Trust Google to come up with a geeky way to launch the Galaxy Nexus. A beat'em up game is planted within the unboxing video of the Android 4.0 smartphone hosted on YouTube, and the game is also available on the Android Market.

Timeline Hits iPhone Facebook App

An update to the iOS version of Facebook has just hit the iTunes App Store, sporting the new Timeline interface that has been available on its desktop and Android versions since last week.

Google Announces Android 4.0.3, Rolls out ICS for Samsung Nexus S

Google announced Android 4.0.3, an incremental update to the ICS platform which includes a number of optimizations, bug fixes and new APIs for developers. The company is also rolling out ICS updates for Samsung Nexus S over the coming month.

Thinxtream Introduces PrintJinni Apps

PrintJinni allows users to print Microsoft Office documents, Web pages, photos, and PDF files directly from their smartphone or tablet to any Wi-Fi connected, PostScript 3/PCL 5/PCL 6 compatible printer/MFP.

Grand Theft Auto 3 Launches on Xperia Play

Grand Theft Auto 3 is the latest AAA title launched on Xperia Play that is available now on the Android Market.

Microsoft Releases Hotfix to Improve Performance of AMD Bulldozer CPUs

Microsoft has released hotfixes for Windows 7-based and Windows Server 2008 R2-based systems that feature the AMD Bulldozer processors. These hotfixes are suppose to optimize the performance of Bulldozer CPUs on these systems.

Sony Ericsson Releases Android 4.0 Alpha ROM for Xperia Phones

Sony Ericsson just released an alpha ROM of Google Android 4.0.1 for its Xperia lineup, which includes the Xperia Arc S, Xperia Neo V and Xperia Ray. The ROM is available to download on Sony Ericsson's developer site, with detailed installation instructions.

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