ARCHIVE

Filter by content types:

News stories Blog posts Feature articles Polls Image galleries

Filter by tags:

Cases Chipsets Cooling Copyright CPUs Displays Folding Game consoles Gaming Graphics Input devices Internet Linux-Unix Mac Memory Miscellaneous Mobile computing Motherboards Multimedia Networking Operating systems Personal tech Podcast Power Servers Shortbread Software Storage Systems The Tech Report Windows Workstations
Microsoft posts record-breaking revenue
— 6:00 AM on October 29, 2010

Yes, believe it or not, Microsoft is still raking in truckloads of cash. In other news, the sky is still blue, and grass still grows...

Type: News story Tags: Game consoles Software Windows

42
Firefox 4 won't go gold until next year
— 9:27 AM on October 28, 2010

Catching up to the competition is going to take Mozilla a little longer than expected. As CNet News reports, Mozilla has postponed the final...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

23
Court injunction halts LimeWire downloads
— 11:15 AM on October 27, 2010

The LimeWire peer-to-peer file sharing app first debuted more than a decade ago. BitTorrent wasn't around at the time, but LimeWire used the then-new...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

17
Firefox extension makes session hijacking easy
— 2:03 PM on October 25, 2010

You might want to think twice about logging into your Facebook account or Tweeting the next time you're on a public Wi-Fi hotspot. As

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

38
Release roundup: Meaty laptops and new software
— 5:54 PM on October 21, 2010

This week in our look at miscellaneous product releases, we have news from Dell, Eurocom, Nvidia, and Opera Software: ...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Internet Software

17
New, more secure Adobe Reader due within a month
— 9:33 AM on October 18, 2010

Earlier this morning, Adobe announced a new version of its PDF editing software, Acrobat X. A quick look on the Adobe Reader Blog reveals...

Type: News story Tags: Software

60
Skype 5.0 adds support for video conference calls
— 9:52 AM on October 14, 2010

Major new Skype releases don't come often, but when they do, they tend to bring interesting new functionality along with them. When Skype 4.0 arrived...

Type: News story Tags: Software

13
NYT: Adobe and Microsoft discussed merger
— 9:29 AM on October 8, 2010

Could we eventually see Microsoft Flash and Microsoft Photoshop? Believe it or not, Microsoft acquiring Adobe was among the topics discussed in a meeting...

Type: News story Tags: Software

37
W3C warns that HTML5 isn't ready yet
— 6:00 AM on October 7, 2010

As the browser wars heat up, the latest buzzword seems to be HTML5. Microsoft has a whole site filled with HTML5 demos, Apple is...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

20
OnLive now offers cloud gaming with no monthly fee
— 2:02 PM on October 6, 2010

Early reviews of OnLive might not have been all that encouraging, but who can say no to a free-to-try service? Company founder and CEO...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Software

40
Details leak out on next-gen Intel SSDs
— 11:07 AM on October 6, 2010

More than 14 months after Intel released the second-generation X25-M solid-state disk, and details are slowly starting to trickle out about its successor. ...

Type: News story Tags: Software

32
StatCounter: IE's usage share fell under 50% last month
— 11:43 AM on October 5, 2010

Microsoft may be trumpeting the rapid adoption of its Internet Explorer 9 beta, but according to the latest figures from StatCounter, that didn't stop...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

100
Google goes after JPEG with WebP format
— 6:00 AM on October 1, 2010

Apparently, Google isn't done trying to take over the Internet. After announcing the WebM video format earlier this year, the company has now revealed...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

60
IE Platform Architect defects to Google
— 9:20 AM on September 23, 2010

Here's a bit of browser war gossip for you. Right after Microsoft gloated about seeing two million people download the Internet Explorer 9 beta...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

23
Built-in instant search coming to Chrome
— 6:00 AM on September 22, 2010

Unless you've been living under a rock since September 8—or, worse, you use Bing—you'll have noticed that whole "instant search" thing Google is doing...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

23
Ubuntu designer shows user-tracking UI
— 4:46 PM on September 20, 2010

Could your PC serve you better by knowing its position relative to you? Ubuntu interface designer Christian Giordano experimented with the concept last week,...

Type: News story Tags: Software Linux-Unix

14
Adobe offers beta 64-bit Flash plug-in with IE9 support
— 6:00 AM on September 16, 2010

On the heels of Microsoft's Internet Explorer 9 beta, which is available in a 64-bit flavor for Windows 7, Adobe has released a 64-bit...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

57
Internet Explorer 9 beta arrives with snazzy UI in tow
— 1:23 PM on September 15, 2010

Microsoft's latest browser is here! Well, in beta form, at least. The Internet Explorer 9 beta popped up on beautyoftheweb.com earlier today, giving users...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

64