Day: November 23, 2011

Opera announces Opera 11 with extensions

Opera announces Opera 11 with extensions Opera will soon release an alpha preview of Opera 11. The next version of the Norwegian company’s browser will hop on the extensions bandwagon with official support for the experience-enhancing (though sometimes performance-reducing) plug-ins. Opera made the announcement during its its Up North Web global press day on Thursday, where the company reviewed a handful of key updates across its line of browsers for Mac and iPhone, as well as Windows and Android. Interestingly, Opera has supported extension-like add-ons to its desktop browsers for some time, such as widgets, skins, and more recently,...

Read More

Spec Smackdown: Samsung Galaxy S III vs. iPhone 4S vs. HTC One X

Spec Smackdown: Samsung Galaxy S III vs. iPhone 4S vs. HTC One X Samsung Thursday unveiled the Galaxy S III, the highly-anticipated successor of the popular Galaxy S II, and of course, the iPhone’s newest big rival. The Galaxy S III is like a sequel to the Galaxy Nexus that was made in collaboration with Google, but has a bigger screen, a beefier processor, and a better camera. There’s no word on availability in the U.S. besides an expected summer launch, or any details on pricing and carriers. But since we know the specs, here’s how the Galaxy S...

Read More

Apple security slammed by worm maker

Apple security slammed by worm maker The anonymous researcher who claims to have crafted a Mac OS X worm has said that he or she will report his findings to Apple, but added that the company “has a very long way to go” on security. Identified only as the researcher behind the Information Security Sell Out blog, he or she on Sunday announced that a still-unpatched bug in mDNSResponder, a component of Apple’s Bonjour automatic network configuring service, could be exploited by a worm. Apple’s May security update, dubbed 2007-005, included a fix for the mDNS bug. “My worm...

Read More

WoW 5.4: Changes to the Vale of Eternal Blossoms, Orgrimmar, and Razor Hill | World of Warcraft

WoW 5.4: Changes to the Vale of Eternal Blossoms, Orgrimmar, and Razor Hill | World of Warcraft Take a look at all the crazy changes taking place in the Vale of Eternal Blossoms, Razor Hill, and Orgrimmar in World of Warcraft patch 5.4. In patch 5.3, there were quite a few changes to Orgrimmar, Razor Hill, and Sen’Jin Village. In World of Warcraft patch 5.4, there are a bunch of serious, devastating changes coming to the Vale of Eternal Blossoms, as well as some changes to Orgrimmar and Razor Hill again to reflect the war. Check out the changes...

Read More

Motorola says smartphones will be available in US despite ban

Motorola says smartphones will be available in US despite ban Motorola Mobility said Tuesday that it has taken “proactive measures” to ensure that its smartphones remain available to consumers in the U.S., despite a U.S. International Trade Commission ban on its phones that comes into effect on Wednesday. The ITC ordered on May 18 this year, on a complaint from Microsoft, a limited exclusion “prohibiting the unlicensed entry for consumption of mobile devices, associated software and components thereof ” covered by claims 1,2,5 or 6 of U.S. Patent no. 6,370,566. The patent, assigned to Microsoft, relates to generating meeting...

Read More
  • 1
  • 2

Login

Register| Forgot Password?

Preview