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Microsoft has loaned Michael Dell $2 billion allowing him to buy back his company making it a private rather than a public company. Michael Dell himself will be putting $500 million of his own money into buying Dell back, but the total cost of the buyback will total around $24 … [Read More]

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Internet Explorer

Microsoft has released a patch for a critical day-zero vulnerability in Internet Explorer 6, Internet Explorer 7, and Internet Explorer 8. On investigating the vulnerability, Microsoft writes:

The vulnerability is a remote code execution vulnerability that exists in the way that Internet Explorer accesses an object in memory that has

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Samsung has launched the innovative liquid pixel display project, which sees Steak Studio – a new creative technology consultancy – controlling 408 fish pumps wirelessly from a Samsung Galaxy Note II. Using a clever combination of water-jets, electronics and programming Steak Studio has created a piece of interactive water art, … [Read More]

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Google Nexus 7

Google temporarily managed to restock it’s Google Play store with the highly sought after Nexus 7 3G tablet, only to have it sell out within hours. The 32GB 3G version of the tablet released around 4 weeks ago, a lot later than it’s Wifi-only counterpart, and has sold much faster … [Read More]

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Belkin iPad Mini Folio

Belkin today announced the launch of a new portable keyboard folio for the iPad mini. Designed to provide a better typing experience in a smaller package, the Belkin Portable Keyboard Case combines a removable keyboard and convenient folio in one slim, lightweight design.

Tristan Lericollais, Senior Director of Product Management … [Read More]

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Acer C7 Chromebook

Google and Acer today debuted the new Acer C7 Chromebook, the next-generation mobile computer that runs Google’s Chrome operating system and is priced at a low $199.
The new Acer C7 Chromebook is the ideal additional laptop for families, students and business people that need a fast, easy and secure … [Read More]

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Apple has begun printing an official apology in UK newspapers as it was ordered to do so by the UK court, stating that the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, 8.9 and 7.7 do not infringe on Apple patents. The apology can be seen printed in today’s Guardian newspaper in the UK … [Read More]

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Although Google’s event in New York didn’t go ahead, the internet search giant has updated it’s Nexus landing page to show off and officially confirm the LG Nexus 4 and the Samsung Galaxy Nexus 10. One thing that hasn’t gone unnoticed however is that Google has removed the Nexus Q[Read More]

Google Nexus Logo

Google has postponed a Nexus event that was set to take place today due to the arrival of Hurricane Sandy. The event was going to take place in New York City on October 29th at 10 AM, and was going to go head to head with a Windows Phone 8 … [Read More]

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Ahead of the launch of Windows 8, Microsoft still has a battle to kill off XP globally according to data from StatCounter, the independent web analytics company. The firm’s research arm StatCounter Global Stats finds that Windows XP, the operating system launched over 10 years ago in October 2001, still … [Read More]

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Apple has announce the iPad mini at a press conference, which took place yesterday. The new iPad mini features a 7.9-inch Multi-Touch display, FaceTime HD and iSight cameras, and 10 hours of battery life. Apple today also announced the fourth generation iPad featuring a 9.7-inch Retina display, new Apple-designed A6X … [Read More]

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Mad Catz STRIKE 5 Gaming Keyboard

Mad Catz Interactive has announced that the S.T.R.I.K.E.5 Professional Gaming Keyboard for PC. Now available in limited quantities on the Mad Catz store, the S.T.R.I.K.E.5 has been designed with the competitive gamer in mind, featuring a modular design and OLED Command Module placing gamers at the heart of the experience. … [Read More]

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For the first time since 2010, when the Apple iPhone 4 suffered an embarrassing WiFi and Facetime error, Apple will be streaming a conference live online on their website. The conference, which begins at 10 AM PDT (Pacific Daylight Time), or 6 PM BST (British Summer Time), will be streamed … [Read More]

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Sony has today set out a plan to close its Tokyo technology centre, which houses around 8 percent of the company’s Japan staff. The closure comes as part of Kaz Hirai’s on-going cost-cutting measures, part of which are to cut around 4,000 jobs in Japan. Sony will shut down the … [Read More]

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Google will be unveiling it’s new Android mobile operating system, as well as a larger Nexus tablet and a new phone at an event on October 29th. The event, which is taking place on the same day as Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8 event, will be used to announce a new … [Read More]