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Safeguard or Wipe BlackBerry Devices with BlackBerry Protect

Securing your data should always be the top priority, especially so if you have confidential data within your BlackBerry devices. BlackBerry introduces its data security app, BlackBerry Protect, which is still in closed beta stages.

Ubuntu Moves to Google Nexus One

In another case of "because we can do it, so we shall", we see Ubuntu being loaded onto a Google Nexus One and sharing space with the rooted device's original Android OS.

Opera Updates Opera Mini

The updated Opera Mini 5 includes a new optimized browser skin allowing for more pages to be open at the same time, more rapid scrolling through pages, and overall improved browsing performance.

Windows 7 Sells 150 Million Licenses

Windows 7 sales hit 150 million licenses, becomes fastest selling Windows.

Samsung Apps to Award Users with Free Downloads

Beginning today in Singapore, Samsung Apps will be giving away coupons good toward application downloads for all newly registered Samsung smart phone users and Samsung Apps members.

Google Street View Recorded Passwords and E-Mail Addresses?

The beleaguered search giant is likely to face even greater backlash after a French investigation confirms that the data collected by Google's Street View cars includes passwords and e-mail addresses.

Google Adds World Cup Extensions and Themes To Chrome

Google and Fifa have collaborated on a range of tools to facilitate easier access to World Cup news and scores from Google's Chrome browser. Aside from World Cup themes, the Fifa extension provides a live feed of results, news and match stats. Users can also personalize the plug-in for goal alerts.

Skype Now Available For Sony Ericsson Symbian Smartphones

Users of the Symbian-based Sony Ericsson Satio, Vivaz and Vivaz pro can get Skype on their phones now.

Symantec Launches "Norton Everywhere" Initiative For Mobile Devices

Symantec unveils "Norton Everywhere" – a three-part initiative which extends Symantec's security applications beyond the PC genre and into the mobile space such, as smartphones and hand-held devices. The new initiative includes products such as Norton Smartphone Security for Android Beta, Norton Connect Beta and Norton DNS Beta.

Microsoft Secretly Installing Extensions on Your Firefox?

If you've installed the latest Windows update this past week, you might have found yourself with an extra mystery extension in your Firefox browser.

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