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Adobe Admits Flash Vulnerability In Windows 8 Machines

Adobe Admits Flash Vulnerability In Windows 8 Machines

As Microsoft nears the release of Windows 8 on October 26, the hackers are also gearing up to find active exploits in the OS, and its supported applications. It seems like they now have one, even before the release of Windows 8. Adobe has confirmed that the Flash Player that will come as a part of IE in Windows 8 is open to active exploits.

By On September 10, 2012 Respond
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Samsung Galaxy S III: 20 Million Sold In 100 Days

Samsung Galaxy S III: 20 Million Sold In 100 Days

Korean base mobile manufacturing giant Samsung said that its flagship smartphone Galaxy S 3 has hit 20 million unit sales milestone. But acquiring this success, the company had to wait 100 days since the smartphone’s debut in May 2012. This smartphone has also been sold 10 million units in 2 month. Till now, the Galaxy S 3 is the most successful smartphone of Samsung. This smartphone has already broken previous sales record, according to Samsung.

By On September 8, 2012 Respond
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Nokia Glory Now In Pipeline With Windows Phone 7.8, Successor Of Lumia 610

Nokia Glory Now In Pipeline With Windows Phone 7.8, Successor Of Lumia 610

Nokia is set to release two new Lumia devices today. Apart from these two, another smartphone is in pipeline. An anonymous source who is familiar with the Nokia’s devices said that Nokia is currently working on a 4-inch Windows phone code-named Glory.

By On September 5, 2012 1 Response
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Coolpad Quattro 4G Smartphone With VIA CDMA Chipset

Coolpad Quattro 4G Smartphone With VIA CDMA Chipset

Yulong Telecommunications has released a 4G smartphone named Coolpad Quattro 4G. It is now available at MetroPCS for $99. The company has used its CDMA 3G EV-DO Rev A baseband chip from VIA Telecom, the telecom division of VIA Technologies, in the device.

By On September 4, 2012 1 Response
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Nokia Lumia 920 PureView And Lumia 820 Image Leaked

Nokia Lumia 920 PureView And Lumia 820 Image Leaked

Nokia’s upcoming flagship device called Lumia 920 PureView has been leaked with image. This phone will run on Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8 OS. A Twitter user named @evleaks has leaked an image of Nokia Lumia 920 with some information. The company has used its PureView image technology in the device. The device has a 4.5-inch display. The phone may become available in various types of color casing, according to the source.

By On September 3, 2012 Respond
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Motorola Coming With Edge-to-Edge Screen Android Phone

Motorola Coming With Edge-to-Edge Screen Android Phone

Motorola Mobility is expected to reveal its next smartphone with Verizon Wireless on September 5. The phone is said to have an edge-to-edge screen with 4G LTE support. Bloomberg confirmed the news citing an unnamed source, familiar with the product.

By On September 2, 2012 1 Response
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[IFA 2012] Samsung Introduces World’s First Windows Phone 8 Smartphone

[IFA 2012] Samsung Introduces World’s First Windows Phone 8 Smartphone

Yesterday, we have reported that Samsung’s first Windows phone 8 device may be the “ATIV S” that has been true. Samsung has officially reveled its details with image. The source, CNET, has claimed that ATIV S is the world’s first Windows phone 8 device as well as world’s first dual-core Windows Phone. This phone will be released at IFA 2012.

By On August 31, 2012 Respond
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Apple’s Genius Training Manual Leaked

Apple’s Genius Training Manual Leaked

Apple’s retail stores are known for one thing – the presence of some very helpful staff at their Genius Bars. It now turns out that the ‘Geniuses’ at these stores aren’t just anybody, rather they are rigorously trained to do their job. A leaked Genius Training Manual now shows just how rigorous this training is.

By On August 29, 2012 Respond
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Researchers Making An App To Prevent Users From Texting While Driving

Researchers Making An App To Prevent Users From Texting While Driving

According to the National Safety Council (NSC), texting while driving causes around 200,000 accidents per year. Most states in the U.S. have passed laws in order to prohibit texting or complete cell phone using while driving. But people are still found texting behind the wheels. As the prohibitions don’t seem to hold, researchers at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) are trying to make a software that can keep the drivers away from texting while driving.

By On August 27, 2012 Respond
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OwnFone: A Customizable Mobile Phone For £55

OwnFone: A Customizable Mobile Phone For £55

Previously we have seen many concept of mobile phone, where OwnFone concept is one among many that is now real. OwnFone is totally different from traditional mobile phone that is specially designed for UK users. This phone has limitation to save contract number, you can only select two, four, eight or twelve contract number in each device. The OwnFone has no option to dial actual numbers, because all contact number is programmed and stored in the cloud.

By On August 26, 2012 Respond
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Microsoft Denies Charges Of Spying Through SmartScreen

Microsoft Denies Charges Of Spying Through SmartScreen

Recently, we cited the concerns of security researcher Nadim Kobeissi towards the SmartScreen feature in Windows 8. The feature essentially tells Microsoft about every single app that is to be installed on a Windows 8 machine. Kobeissi said that this may be a violation of a user’s privacy rights. Microsoft has denied the charge now.

By On August 26, 2012 Respond
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Twitter To Fight For Open Source Software, Joins Linux Foundation

Twitter To Fight For Open Source Software, Joins Linux Foundation

Twitter, like many other social media giants, has long been making heavy use of the open-source software. Now, the company has paid $15,000 for a silver membership at the Linux Foundation. The formal membership in the Linux Foundation has reiterated Twitter’s support for open source software, and that the company is ready to fight for it.

By On August 26, 2012 Respond
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Everything You Install On Windows 8 Will Be Known To Microsoft

Everything You Install On Windows 8 Will Be Known To Microsoft

The world is eagerly waiting for Windows 8, the next big release from Microsoft. The beta releases of Windows 8 have attracted great reviews from users and critics. However, there are some critical privacy concerns which have now been cited about this new operating system (OS).

By On August 25, 2012 Respond
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Windows 8 Pro For $199 With Promotional Price Of $69.99 Expires On 31 January 2013

Windows 8 Pro For $199 With Promotional Price Of $69.99 Expires On 31 January 2013

Get ready for Windows 8. We are on the verge of the final release of Windows 8. We just came to know about the pricing of both Windows 8 and Windows 8 pro. According to The Verge, Windows 8 Pro will be priced at $199. Before that a promotional offer will be there of $69.99 which expires on January 31st 2013. Though Microsoft has not disclosed any price offer, the source is related to Microsoft’s Windows project plan.

By On August 22, 2012 1 Response
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Pilots Can Easily Avoid Severe Weather With New Radar Tech

Pilots Can Easily Avoid Severe Weather With New Radar Tech

Weather conditions are a huge nuisance for pilots who often have to avoid them and change their routes in doing so. Numerous systems have been developed to help pilots avoid bad weather conditions. But Honeywell’s IntuVue is a huge step ahead of all of them.

By On August 22, 2012 Respond
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