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Researchers Searching For Life Deep Down Antarctica

12/03/2012, In an attempt to prove that life can exist in the harshest environments, British researchers are drilling 3 kilometers deep below a glacier in Lake Ellsworth, Antarctic. The team from U.K. will start the mission on the 12th this month. They will utilize a...

SkyDrive.com Cloud Music Player In The Works? [Rumor]

12/03/2012, Microsoft might introduce a music player feature into SkyDrive, Microsoft’s very own cloud storage and file hosting service. This was first reported by the website LiveSide, who discovered references to the music player feature within the codes of...

News Corp. Ends “The Daily” News App

12/03/2012, It’s a sad day over at News Corp’s headquarters. You know it very well that the company’s “The Daily” digital newspaper is considered as the world’s first iPad-only news app. But users never expected the app to be going...

Rumor: Facebook could be interested in acquiring WhatsApp

12/03/2012, If you see someone with a smartphone, there is a good chance that they might have WhatsApp installed. After all while the app itself might be a paid app (for iOS it requires an upfront payment), it allows users to send messages to friends and family all...

7 Chinese Jailed In “Kidney For iPad” Trial

11/30/2012, Last year, we wrote to you about a boy in China who carelessly sold his kidney in order to buy an iPad 2. With the 20,000 yuan, roughly $3,085, that he received from the illegal operation, the 17-year old boy spent the “dirty money” on an iPad...

Samsung Bags 27 Wins In Good Design Awards

11/30/2012, The Good Design Award is a Japanese “comprehensive design evaluation and commendation system” that is based on the philosophy that “good design is essential and indispensable to everyday life.” This year, the Japan Institute of...

Microsoft Donates $250 Million To Partners In Learning Program

11/29/2012, Microsoft isn’t just concerned about making great products and raking in tons of money. The technology giant is also a generous benefactor to non-profit organizations. In October this year, Microsoft announced that its employee giving program, which...

Google Now Allows Book Pre-orders On Google Play

11/28/2012, Following the recent Google+ integration on Google Play, it seems that the Mountain View-based technology giant is now allowing customers to pre-order books on the Google Play Store. To try out the new feature, simply visit Google Play and click on the...

Windows Phone Store App Re-purchase Issue Fixed

11/27/2012, It was not too long ago where an anomaly was reported concerning in the Windows Phone Store, where users were informed that they had to re-purchase apps which they had already purchased. This issue seemed to have appeared for folks who were migrating to a...

Nokia Holding A Mysterious Event On The 28th Of November?

11/27/2012, Nokia seems to be preparing for a mysterious party or event on Wednesday, the 28th of November. The event is reportedly happening in London and popular DJ and producer deadmau5 is expected to rock the house with his signature style and groove. Judging...