Subscribers to Time Warner Cable woke up this morning to find they could no longer check Facebook, email or anything else as a major outage affecting cable services swept across much of the U.S.
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A Copenhagen-based developer has discovered a vulnerability that allows telephone numbers in Safari pages on the iPhone to automatically place calls, to any number including the expensive ones.
The leaks surrounding the iPhone 6 just keep on coming! This time around we can possibly expect a 128GB version of the upcoming device, and helpfully, also a parked car locator!
Google Glass wearers can rejoice! Google has rolled out an update that promises to induce eye watering results now that you will be able to view all of your contacts through it instead of just ten.
Microsoft has enabled a new feature called "Free Play Day with Gold" which lets you download and play select titles on the Xbox One for 24 hours, although it has yet to be officially announced.
Not content with sticking favorited tweets from other users in your timeline, Twitter has now rolled out an update that inserts "popular tweets" into your feed, whether you like it or not.
The Xbox website has put up a page with a new media drive for the Xbox 360. Clocking in at 500gb and priced $20 cheaper than the 320gb version, we wonder, is a typo or simply a great deal?
The Internet never fails to create new lows when a celebrity dies, this time around Twitter has been forced to update its policy after gruesome images appeared on Zelda Williams account.
Intel is apparently accelerating the launch date for their next gen Haswell-E CPUs and X99 chipset, with manufacturers also rumored to be ready to roll out a number of new motherboards to choose from.
Those pesky developers over at Twitter are playing around with a select base of user accounts yet again, treating favorited (or starred) tweets just like retweets! The horror, the horror.....
Not to be outdone by her husband, Melinda also took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on her birthday last Friday wearing a rather large hat. Check out the video after the jump.
Nokia/Microsoft is showing no signs of slowing down the development of Lumia handsets, as well as firmware for those devices. Now, images have leaked online showing off the successor to the Lumia 720.
Google has rolled out an update to GMail that adds a unsubscribe link at the top of the message next to the address if it exists anywhere in the email, meaning you can save time by not looking for it.
In just over six months the Windows Phone Store has seen an additional 100,000 apps get approved, bringing the total to just over 300,000. There's also interest from developers, a 50% growth there too
Microsoft has posted up the changelog for Windows Phone 8.1 Update on their blog, and although it's not as comprehensive as we'd expect (or like) it gives a great overview for the end user experience.
With health and fitness being all the rage, iOS 8 has certainly beefed up in that respect adding a multitude of features through the upcoming HealthKit app, including tracking your breathing!
BlackBerry's closed Messenger for Windows Phone beta has now become available to those who were able to sign up for the program last week, but others will have to wait until it's no longer closed.
EE probably has the best deal for the Nokia Lumia 930 right now off-contract. It can be yours for £349.99 (plus £10 PAYG top-up), and you'll also be able to claim up to £130 worth of goodies.
Samsung is facing fresh allegations that it used child labor at one of its suppliers in China. The allegation states that underage workers were required to work 11 hour shifts without overtime pay.
The UK is rushing through an emergency law following a ruling from the European Court of Justice which abolished the requirement of Telecom and Internet Service Providers to retain customer data.
Evleaks has been tipped off with an image of a Sony phone running Windows Phone 8.1, they also have a name for it, the "Lue Z" (lose?) and as we've come to expect from leakers, it's a blurfest!
Samsung has forecasted a third consecutive operating profit loss, down 25% for the same period last year. It blames a slowdown in smartphone growth in Europe and China due to increased competition.
A gang of around twenty men disguised as night-shift workers managed to get away with seven trucks loaded with electronics over the course of three hours putting the losses at around $36m.
Microsoft may be seriously looking at releasing Android powered Lumias after all, after the release of the Nokia X which was seen by many as a parting shot for the Microsoft acquired Nokia division
Microsoft has wasted no time in issuing a fix for the calendar bug that was pushed to Windows Phone 8.1 users in an update yesterday. Although a fix is here, it might not be in your region yet.
BlackBerry can claim a small victory - at least in the UK, where it's still more popular than Windows Phone for consumers (you read that right) despite a damaging decline in worldwide market share.
It's that time again, when we showcase a review submitted by a member in our forums. This week mrk returns with a review of the enormous LG 34UM95-P UltraWide monitor, with WQHD resolution.
It's not hard to gauge that people are split on the issue of Google Glass, while some think it's the best thing since sliced bread, others think it's intrusive and makes you look like a total douche.
In an effort to make creator channels more meaningful, YouTube will be implementing a new system that automatically removes suspended accounts from the subscriber count of those channels.
It's that time of the week again where we showcase a member submitted review from our forums. Today we take a look at nexus18's review of the ASUS Essence STX II 7.1.
The Nokia Lumia 930 is now available for pre-order at Amazon France and Germany. It's a little pricier than what our North American friends have to pay for it but it's the flagship device from Nokia.
Following in the footsteps of the Nokia X and XL, the X+ Dual Sim has also finally been launched in India almost three months after the Android family of Nokia devices was announced.
Mozilla is pressing on with its UI overhaul of Firefox. Now, from version 32 onward the Options window will be moved to an inline tab by default, but don't worry, it looks like you can still revert.
In perhaps an unusual move by Apple, the company has reduced the pricing of its Macbook Air by $100 each and introduced the newer, faster Haswell Intel CPU into their complete range.
The HTC One M8 was revelaed yesterday at a press event, and like all new devices, it must be put through its paces. Phonebuff contacted us with a drop test video they performed on the device.
The as yet unannounced Nokia Lumia 530 has been spotted online utilizing "CamSpeed" which the company helpfully shared via Twitter saying it lacks flash and runs Windows Phone 8.1
Microsoft has again uploaded, or made available the files for the Spring Update for Windows 8.1. We have the links for the 6 kb updates intended for x86, x64 and ARM versions inside.
Google has rolled out a keyboard app update that now comes with personalized word suggestion which is now synced across the cloud from other Google services in your account.
Not long to go now. In around two weeks it's widely expected that Windows Phone 8.1 will be released to developers, references of it are already starting to show up on windowsphone.com
Ever reliable Twitter user @evleaks has posted a tweet that a Nokia Lumia 530, codenamed 'Rock', is going to make an appearance soon. It's likely going to be the successor to the 520 series of Lumias.
Apple have launched a cheaper version of the iPhone 5c in Europe with 8gb storage, several carriers are already offering the phone either for free or for a one-time low cost upfront payment.
When build 17031 was uploaded to Microsoft's Windows Update servers and people found a way to update through tweaking settings in the registry, Microsoft pulled it. It may have merely been a test.
If you have money to burn, why not take advantage of Dells extra service of installing Mozilla Firefox on your new PC? It'll set you back just over 16 quid, and that doesn't cover updates.
The Windows 8.1 Spring update has reportedly reached RTM at build 17031 and has already been handed over to OEMs according to WZor, who also says a leak is likely to happen.
Microsoft has now officially announced the update to Windows 8.1 which will arrive in the Spring. The update adds a ton of features for mouse and keyboard users with modern apps.
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Sometime on or after 31 Jan neowin.net was no longer accessible, as it had been suspended by our registrar for an inaccurate WHOIS, the problem was a no longer existing email address in our account.
The Update for Windows 8.1 scheduled to be released in March has finally made its way online thanks in part to a "European website" that has leaked it to the web.
A newer build of Windows 8.1 Update 1 has supposedly made it's way to notorious Russian leaker WZor, and this may be the one that actually leaks to the web soon. Screenshots after the jump!
Microsoft is reportedly looking to invest over $2 billion dollars in order for companies to put more Windows Phone devices on store shelves in a push to become more relevant in the market place.