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Should You Upgrade to Windows 8?

24. Jul 2012, 06:26

With Windows 8 becoming available to the general public on October 26, 2012, many people are already thinking about upgrading to Microsoft's newest operating system as soon as possible. ... more

Anonymous announces a new - somewhat official - OS

16. Mar 2012, 11:00

Anonymous announces a new - somewhat official - OS

After the questionable release of Anonymous-OS this week, which eventually led to it being pulled by SourceForge for a lack of transparency, a new version from a different set of Anons is in the works. ... more

ASUS first to take Google 'Jelly Bean'

5. Mar 2012, 14:01

ASUS first to take Google 'Jelly Bean'

If you want to become one of the first tech-loving consumers to put version 5.0 of Google Android through its paces, you should perhaps consider purchasing an ASUS computer in the coming months. ... more

HP lays off 275 more WebOS employees

29. Feb 2012, 18:21

HP lays off 275 more WebOS employees

Having already abandoned its TouchPad tablet computer and announced its intention to push WebOS into open-source territory, Hewlett-Packard (HP) has this week revealed it is to shed some 275 jobs from its struggling software division. ... more

Google offers massive cash reward to Chrome hackers

29. Feb 2012, 18:17

Google offers massive cash reward to Chrome hackers

Having remained unbroken during the Pwn2Own contest at CanSecWest since 2009, the Chrome browser is having a target painted on its chest this year following news that Google is willing to pay out sizeable cash amount to those who hack through its platform. ... more

Apple to kick Siri rival off App Store

28. Feb 2012, 18:30

Apple to kick Siri rival off App Store

Ever keen to slap down rival products that may eclipse its own, Cupertino-based giant Apple is moving to kick the impressive Evi personal assistant off the virtual shelves of its official App Store. ... more

Facebook denies reading personal text messages

27. Feb 2012, 18:51

Facebook denies reading personal text messages

Facebook is back in the privacy crosshairs this week after a report in The Sunday Times suggested the social media titan’s official Android software app is capable of accessing and reading personal text messages crafted by phone users. ... more

ASUS releases 'bootloader unlock' for Transformer Prime

23. Feb 2012, 14:47

ASUS releases 'bootloader unlock' for Transformer Prime

Following up on its prior promise, hardware maker ASUSTeK (ASUS) has today released a ‘bootloader unlocking’ tool for its acclaimed Transformer Prime tablet computer. ... more

Windows 8 to include switch-friendly language packs

23. Feb 2012, 14:31

Windows 8 to include switch-friendly language packs

Although likely to appeal more to stringent grammar pedants, American software titan Microsoft has this week confirmed that its upcoming Windows 8 operating system will support ye olde ‘proper’ English as a display language. ... more

Google to launch HUD-equipped 'smartglasses'

22. Feb 2012, 17:22

Google to launch HUD-equipped 'smartglasses'

That’s according to an NYT report that cites a loose-lipped employee in its claim the ‘smartglasses’ will include a small lens-mounted screen, a sensor-equipped digital camera, mobile broadband, and GPS functionality—just like a smartphone handset. ... more

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Ferrari California T voted Most Beautiful Sports Car in China

04/24/14 2:58 pm

  Ferrari’s California T has picked up the Sports Car of year award in the Most Beautiful Automobile Award China. As the Chinese market grows all manufacturers, including luxury brands, are keen to maximise their exposure to the many potential buyers. The company says the car’s elegant looks and sportiness won the judges praise. The […]

‘Self-cleaning’ Car from Nissan

04/24/14 1:53 pm

Say goodbye to washing the car on a Sunday afternoon? Well maybe not quite and not quite self-cleaning, but Nissan has been testing a nano-paint technology that can repel mud and dirt. Nissan says it is the first car manufacturer to use the new Ultra-Ever Dry coating on car bodywork with the Nissan Note being […]

Michelle Rodriguez Pulls Cool Bikini Headstand with Bugatti

04/24/14 6:32 am

Actress Michelle Rodriguez has posted a photo on her Instagram page of herself performing a yogic move next to a white Bugatti Veyron. The 35-year-old Fast and the Furious star is wearing a bright pink bikini and pulling a headstand. She has quite a few pics in yogic poses so we assume she must be a fan. […]

Student wins $5000 for Corvette Snap

04/24/14 5:50 am

Dan Wang, a student at Rochester Institue of Technology, has picked up a $5000 cheque for his photo of a Corvette Z06 Convertible. Chevrolet had setup the Corvette Student Showcase Challenge and then invited visitors to its Facebook page to vote on the entrants. Wang said he was trying to capture how the car would […]

10 Most Shocking TV Deaths

04/24/14 2:30 am

The long-running cartoon sitcom Family Guy gained fans over the years for a number of outrageous, envelope-pushing jokes and moments. But it was not until the show’s 12th season that Family Guy pulled off a truly rare stunner: it killed off a main character. Deaths of characters we have come to love over the seasons […]

2015 Mini Paceman Pictures

04/23/14 5:49 am

Mini have released pictures of their 2015 Mini Paceman after it was unveiled at the Beijing Motor Show. The 2015 Pacemen has a fresher look than its predecessor, as well as an updated interior. A string of different paint finishes are also available including Jungle Green and Midnight Grey, and the addition of alloy wheel rims […]

Best Superhero Movies

04/23/14 2:33 am

We count down the top 10 best superhero movies In this list we count down a selection of what we consider to be the ten best superhero movies released to date. The superhero genre over the past 15 years has exploded, with superhero movies regularly dominating yearly highest-grossing film lists. Our appetite for stories of […]

Dodge Wisdom video goes viral

04/22/14 8:00 am

Dodge’s ‘Wisdom’ video, that the company created to celebrate their 100th anniversary, has become quite a big viral hit. The company says the video, which features centenarians,  had more than 4 million views in the first 24 hours (3.5 on YouTube at the time of writing). The clip was released as part of the promotion for […]

Beijing Auto Show Pictures

04/22/14 8:00 am

The 2014 Beijing Auto Show kicked off this week with all the major brands looking to show off their latest models. The Chinese market has grown quickly along with their middle class. China is also targeted heavily by luxury brands with the likes of Bentley and Maserati all looking to get some market share. Below […]

New York Auto Show Pictures Part 2

04/22/14 7:30 am

As the 2014 New York Auto Show is in full swing we bring you some more great pictures from the event. Some of the cars featured include the BMW 435i Gran Coupe, the Dodge Challenger R/T,  the VW e-Golf and Porsche 911 Targa 4. Check out the pictures below. What do you think of the […]

Audi TT offroad concept at Beijing

04/22/14 7:25 am

Audi has been showing off their all-wheel drive TT offroad concept at the Beijing Auto Show. The company says the car gives a glimpse at how a new model in the TT range might look. The TT offroad concept is a plug-in hybrid with a 2.0 litre petrol engine (292bhp) and two electric motors. It […]

BMW Vision Future Luxury Concept

04/22/14 4:19 am

BMW have released some stunning pictures of their Vision Future Luxury concept car.  It gives a glimpse of the direction BMW hopes to head in the future with its luxury models. The German firm says the car has an extremely light-weight body, a newly designed user interface, improved technology and an innovative interior that ‘caters optimally […]

How To Get Clear Skin

04/22/14 3:13 am

The Top Ten Tips for Good Skin Have you ever wondered how some people seem to have flawless skin day in and day out regardless of age? True, genetics play a role, but for those of us who were not blessed with naturally radiant skin, cosmetic surgery or expensive skin care products are not the only […]

Frozen Pictures

04/21/14 7:59 pm

Some Cool, pardon the pun, Frozen Pictures Disney’s animated musical Frozen was a huge hit over the 2013 holiday season. With some great characters and catchy tunes together with some magical animation it did very well at the box office. We have added some great stills from the movie, to go along with our associated […]

Three Common Myths From History That Most People Believe

04/21/14 5:50 am

Common Myths About History We may not all be experts and professors, but when it comes to history some things are just common knowledge. After all, humans have been around for thousands of years. That’s a lot of history behind us, and some of it has got to filter through to people today. Yes, there […]

Australia Pictures

04/20/14 1:46 pm

Some Diverse Pictures of Australia We have added some pictures of Australia from our Archive. The country appears on several of our lists including largest and happiest countries as well as being home to many of the most deadly snakes and spiders, oh and one of the fastest land animals as well. This flattest of […]

Bhutan Pictures

04/20/14 7:18 am

Some Precarious Pictures of Himalayan Kingdom Bhutan We have added a set of pictures featuring the Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan, which we listed on our world flag article. With much of the country nested in the mountains this small kingdom has some stunning scenery with spectacular buildings contrasted against the often harsh environment. Bhutan is landlocked and surrounded […]

Poker Strategy Basics

04/20/14 1:45 am

Three basic tips for good poker strategy Navigating your way through a poker tournament is like working your way through a maze or playing a chess match. It requires specific strategies and a bit of luck. Of course, you can’t control your luck. However, you can choose your strategies. Which strategies you employ depend on […]

Garage Sale Tips To Make Some Cash

04/19/14 2:38 am

Having a yard sale? Make sure to follow these tips Winter has finally crawled away and signs of spring are everywhere. It’s garage sale season! Time to clear out your junk and make a little cash. Let these tips guide you in organizing a lucrative garage sale. 12 Do it on a Saturday Saturday is […]

52 Great Cheap Date Ideas

04/18/14 2:36 am

Some great ideas for cheap dates When you don’t have a lot of money to spend but want to have a fun first date or date night, what do you do? Fear not! Here is a list of great budget-friendly ideas: 52 Picnic in the Park You can enjoy a great evening outdoors by packing […]

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