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Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012

Symantec Advises Against Sharp Spike in Christmas Related Spam Messages

Symantec Advises Against Sharp Spike in Christmas Related Spam Messages

Symantec is expecting a sharp spike in the volume of Christmas related spam messages in the following days, and is advising everyone to exercise caution when handling unsolicited or unexpected emails related to Christmas.

Monday, 12 Nov 2012

Windows 8, RT to Get First Critical Security Patches

Windows 8, RT to Get First Critical Security Patches

Microsoft gets ready to release its first security patches for Windows 8 and RT operating systems. These patches are meant to address vulnerabilities in Windows, Internet Explorer and the .NET framework.

Russia's Mail.Ru Reduces Stake in Facebook, Groupon, and Zynga

Russia's Mail.Ru Reduces Stake in Facebook, Groupon, and Zynga

Russian email-to-social networking group, Mail.ru, has cut its stakes in Facebook, Groupon, and Zynga, according to the company's website.

Apple and HTC Sign 10-year Patent Cross-Licensing Deal

Apple and HTC Sign 10-year Patent Cross-Licensing Deal

Apple and HTC have settled all their outstanding patent litigation with a 10-year cross-licensing deal that covers current and future patents by both companies.

Friday, 9 Nov 2012

Japan Display Builds World's Highest Resolution LCD Panel

Japan Display Builds World's Highest Resolution LCD Panel

Japan Display has developed a prototype 2.3-inch LCD panel with a pixel density of 651ppi. This is currently the world's highest resolution LCD panel. Hit the link to find out more.

Microsoft's Midori OS Still Alive and In Progress

Microsoft's Midori OS Still Alive and In Progress

Microsoft has been working on a new OS called Midori for a couple of years. Besides developing their Windows operating systems, Midori is the company's new operating system, believed to be designed around Singularity that was a Microsoft Research microkernel operating system.

Microsoft Highlights Differences Between IE10 for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8

Microsoft Highlights Differences Between IE10 for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8

In addition to talking about the new features of Internet Explorer 10, Microsoft also highlighted the differences between IE10 on Windows Phone 8 and the desktop-based Windows 8 in a recent article published on their Windows Phone Developer blog.

Thursday, 8 Nov 2012

Yahoo Prioritizes Mobile, Hires Former Wildlife Photographer to Take Over Flickr

Yahoo Prioritizes Mobile, Hires Former Wildlife Photographer to Take Over Flickr

Yahoo will be focusing more on mobile services, according to an internal memo written by Yahoo's CEO, Marissa Mayer. Also, she mentioned that Adam Cahan, a former National Geographic photographer, has been promoted and will be taking charge of Flickr.

Screenshots of Office 2013 for Android and iOS Leaked

Screenshots of Office 2013 for Android and iOS Leaked

Screenshots of Office 2013 for Android and iOS have been leaked and it appears that the software is nearing completion. According to The Verge who spoke with 'several sources', the applications are indeed real and will be released in early 2013.

Obama's Victory Tweet Breaks Record

Obama's Victory Tweet Breaks Record

Following the U.S. Presidential Elections, Obama's victory tweet became the most re-tweeted tweet in all of Twitter's history.

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