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PCs, Macs and other “large” computers may seem like the old players in today’s mobile world, but try living without one of those, and you’ll realize that they are still the most comfortable form of computing around.

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Emergency update for Internet Explorer this Tuesday

03/29/2010, Microsoft has revealed that they will be rolling out an emergency update tomorrow for Internet Explorer which will put to bed nine vulnerabilities, where one of them includes the hole while allows malicious folks to exploit IE6 and IE7 systems. Microsoft...

Google Mobile services partly blocked in China

03/29/2010, Looks like the “war” rages on, with Google updating a page which tracks the status of its services in China to indicate that its “Mobile” service there is now partly blocked. This might probably mean a service disruption for...

Nav 9 tablet shipping soon

03/29/2010, Netbook Navigator seemed to have taken a closer look at their Nav 9 tablet, realizing that the initial price point could impact its sales, thus reducing the Nav 9 to $599, which is still $100 more expensive compared to the cheapest Apple iPad, but before...


Acer Aspire One 532h gets matte display in Germany

03/29/2010, Acer teases Germany with a brand new Aspire One 532h that will come with a matte display (their very first to boot) alongside an integrated UMTS modem to keep you connected to the Internet at all times, assuming you have the right data plan subscribed....

Broadcom Crystal HD decoder cards being scalped on eBay

03/29/2010, There seems to be an acute shortage of Broadcom Crystal HD decoder cards (BCM70012) on eBay, and as logic dictates, a high demand with low supply would drive prices up. In this case, it doesn’t seem to make much sense since the price has hovered...

HOLO2.0 Computer Concept Takes Computers Mobile

03/27/2010, Here’s a concept device that James Bond would be proud of. The HOLO2.0 concept computer was designed by a French designer, and is designed to make computers more portable, but can also double up as a fashion accessory for the fashion-conscious folk....

Logic Instrument’s Rugged FieldBook

03/27/2010, Do you need a rugged netbook that you can bring around with you no matter rain or shine? Logic Instrument’s FieldBook might be the answer to your wishes. This Windows-powered device can take drops, rain, dust, extreme climates from -20C to 50C and...

NVIDIA Introduces GeForce GTX 480

03/26/2010, NVIDIA has just officially launched their GeForce GTX480 (codenamed Fermi) graphics card that supports DirectX 11. NVIDIA claims that gaming performance is “1.5-2x” higher than the GeForce GTX 285 – which is a substantial amount, even by...

Water cooling notebook pad

03/26/2010, We have heard and seen water-cooled PC systems before which have been rigged to eke out every single iota of performance, using water to keep things running cool despite the potentially flame-bursting temperatures in the absence of such a cooling system....

Sungworld L3 is Vaio P clone

03/26/2010, Looks like the Sony Vaio P is a pretty hot candidate to be a cloned piece of hardware for manufacturers in China, where the latest cloning efforts has resulted in the Sungworld L3. This model will run on an Intel Atom N270 1.6GHz processor, an integrated...

SIGVerse open source simulator

03/26/2010, Japan’s National Institute of Informatics came up with an open-source simulator which is capable of performing tests of intelligent robots that co-exist with human beings, where the setup is known as SIGVerse. This human-robot interaction simulator...

Asus Eee PC T101MT shipping this April

03/26/2010, The Asus Eee PC T101MT is an interesting netbook since it sports a 10″ touchscreen display that allows you to turn it into a tablet if the need arises. Of course, don’t expect any super high resolution with this puppy since it has a mere...

FCC approves LG X140 netbook

03/26/2010, The good people over at the FCC has approved the LG X140 netbook which is also known under various other monikers including the LGX14, LGX14A, XB140 and XD140. We do know that the X140 comes with a 10.1” HD LED LCD display, an Intel Atom N470...

Jellyfish Inspired Chorded Keyboard

03/26/2010, Do you think that chorded keyboards (or keysets), are one-handed input devices that allow folks to type characters with key combinations, are ugly and boring? Well, designer Erik Campbell decided to refresh the chorded keyboard’s design, and looked...