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Wednesday, 14 Dec 2011

Tables Turned as Megaupload Sues Universal

Tables Turned as Megaupload Sues Universal

Megaupload is turning the tables and suing Universal Music Group. The online site, which helps store and transfer files, claims that Universal got Megaupload's content removed from Youtube with no legal basis.

MIT Develops Camera That Records Moving Light

MIT Develops Camera That Records Moving Light

MIT researchers have come up with an imaging system that can capture light (or photons) moving in slow motion. You won't see this capability in cameras next year, but the researchers are confident that this technology will make an appearance in consumer photography sometime in the future.

Is This the First Xperia Phone from Sony?

Is This the First Xperia Phone from Sony?

Two images of a Xperia phone with the Sony brand have surfaced on the Internet, signaling a new wave of devices that will appear when Sony Ericsson is folded back under Sony.

Windows Phone SMS Attack Reportedly Reboots Device and Locks Down Messaging Hub

Windows Phone SMS Attack Reportedly Reboots Device and Locks Down Messaging Hub

A Windows Phone exploit utilizing an SMS was discovered. The attack, which sends an SMS to a Windows Phone device, will supposedly reboot the device and prevents access to the Messaging hub.

Tuesday, 13 Dec 2011

BlackBerry Messenger and BlackBerry Internet Services Might Be Banned in Indonesia

BlackBerry Messenger and BlackBerry Internet Services Might Be Banned in Indonesia

The Indonesian Telecommunications Regulation Body (BRTI) may cease BBM and BIS services due to perceived "security issues", The Jakarta Post reports.

Study: Amazon is Best Cloud Storage Provider, Microsoft Second

Study: Amazon is Best Cloud Storage Provider, Microsoft Second

According to a study recently released by Nasuni, out of the 16 cloud storage providers evaluated for their performance, stability and scalability, only six passed the test. The top performers are Amazon S3 and Microsoft Azure.

Comedian Louis CK Goes Digital and DRM-Free

Comedian Louis CK Goes Digital and DRM-Free

American comedian Louis CK has decided to put up his new video from his performance at the Beacon Theater on the internet. He is charging US$5 downloading the content in a simple, DRM-free version and the same amount for those who wish to stream it.

Android Market Web Store Gets User Review Filters

Android Market Web Store Gets User Review Filters

The Android Market web store gets an update for user review filters, allowing for reviews to be sorted according to star ratings and app versions.

Sony Ericsson Arc HD (Nozomi) Live Shots Leaked

Sony Ericsson Arc HD (Nozomi) Live Shots Leaked

GSM Arena received another tip-off for Sony Ericsson's upcoming dual-core smartphone. Codenamed Nozomi, live shots of the device turned up, with some confirmed details of its specifications such as a 4.3-inch display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels.

Intel Lowers its Q4 Revenue Outlook Due to Shortage of HDDs

Intel Lowers its Q4 Revenue Outlook Due to Shortage of HDDs

Intel has lowered its Q4 revenue expectations to be between US$13.4 and US$14 billion. The revised figures are down approximately 6 to 9% from the earlier expected revenue figures of between US$14.2 to US$15.2 billion.

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