Nokia has finally taken the wraps off their heavily-rumored Lumia 520 and Lumia 720 phones, and the hardware slots in right between existing phones in their Windows Phone 8 range
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More information regarding Windows Blue has surfaced, elaborating on the kernel changes made to the OS, as well as detailing search improvements and a release schedule for the update
A patch has been contributed to Firefox that will block all unwanted third-party cookies by default starting with Firefox 22, meaning numerous advertisers won't be able to track you across the net.
While I was in Sydney I also managed to get some quick hands-on time with the Xperia Z, Sony's flagship that should be available very soon, and there were a few impressive things to be seen
New screenshots have appeared from Windows "Blue" build 9319 that show off IE11 (and not much else) while info has also arisen suggesting there will be a publically available Milestone Preview version
Join us as well as HTC executive Richard as we take a short hands-on look at the HTC One in Sydney, showing off some of the features (briefly) including the capabilities of HTC Zoe and the camera
Microsoft's Security Response Center is reporting that they have succumbed to a recent cybersecurity attack, similar to those experienced by Facebook and Apple, and it's affected a small number of PCs
At the HTC event in Sydney I couldn't resist comparing the PureView camera of the Nokia Lumia 920 to the Ultrapixel camera used in the new HTC One. Head on through to check out some comparison shots.
Ultrapixels, Zoe, BoomSound, BlinkFeed and One were all terms thrown about casually at last night's HTC event in Sydney, where I managed to get some serious hands-on time with the upcoming HTC One
If you are an Xbox 360 owner, expect to have to update your console next time you fire it up as a minor update is being pushed out, starting today, that is likely addressing various system bugs
It has recently been discovered that Microsoft quietly raised the price for purchasing Office 2011 for Mac, despite not updating the software in any significant way since its launch
Today I received at my doorstep a Nokia Lumia 620, which is Nokia's take on an entry-level Windows Phone 8 device similar to the HTC 8S. Check out my unboxing video to get some initial impressions
I've been using Windows Phone 8 daily as my smartphone platform of choice for the past three months, and while many aspects are definitely to my liking, unfortunately I won't be sticking with it
The 128 GB version of Microsoft's Surface Pro tablet is back up for pre-order via the online Microsoft Store, with units shipping by March 1st if you're quick enough to claim one of the new stock.
It's looking likely that we will not be seeing a Nokia tablet running Windows at this year's MWC, with the company instead focusing on smartphones; a Windows 8 Pro tablet may appear later in the year
Microsoft's CFO Peter Klein has stated that there is basically no 'Plan B' if Windows Phone fails to be successful, saying Microsoft's approach is all about executing the current plan well
It turns out that it's actually cheaper to fly from Australia to the United States, purchase Adobe CS6, then fly back, than it is to pick up a copy of the software in a local Australian store
Microsoft is handing out $100 vouchers for all purchases of PCs over $699 until February 19th; unfortunately the deal excludes the Surface range, and the voucher can't be used for Surface products
If you happen to be absolutely rolling in money, perhaps the new $10,000 Vertu Ti will tickle your fancy: it's an Android device with a 3.7-inch sapphire-protected screen and titanium body.
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Bing's high-resolution aerial imagery of the Saudi Arabia area has potentially revealed a secret United States drone base, which you can check out right now by heading to Bing Maps if you like
Bing has been surpassed in global search engine rankings, falling to the #5 spot as Russia's Yandex soars into 4th pace. Unsurprisingly Google still retains place #1 with over 65% market share
Adobe has issued an emergency, unscheduled patch for Adobe Flash, which addresses certain vulnerabilities affecting Windows and Mac OS X users that are currently being exploited in the wild
Microsoft Security Essentials has once again performed poorly in an antivirus test, scoring significantly lower than competitors in Dennis Technology Labs testing for Q4 2012
The Surface Pro and MacBook Air are both very similar systems, including full-blown PC specs and operating systems, so when making a fair free storage space comparison, both are very similar
A report from a Japanese newspaper has claimed that the PlayStation 4 will cost around 40,000 yen, suggesting a Stateside pricing of around $399, while confirming the unit will be unveiled on Feb 20
A new rumor emanating from FOSDEM claims that Microsoft is having a "meaningful look" into bringing Office to Linux sometime in 2014, with Office for Android serving as a stepping stone for the port.
Microsoft has once again launched a campaign against Google and their advertising practices, warning users not to get "Scroogled" by Gmail, which scans the contents of emails to tailor ads
Windows Phone has reportedly lost market share in the United States, according to this month's report from ComScore, which saw the OS drop 0.7% over a three month period ending December 2012
If you're a Nokia Lumia 710 user on T-Mobile, you won't be getting the Windows Phone 7.8 update as the company confirmed today. It's another story in the disappointing saga of the legacy update
If you didn't have the time or stamina to read the full written review of the Vaio Tap 20, perhaps watching this video review will give you all the necessary large-tablet-all-in-one goodness you need
BlackBerry has teamed up with Trend Micro to rid the BlackBerry World of any malware, with the company using its special cloud-based technology to scan all BB10 apps for malicious code
Dell is reportedly nearing a $23 billion deal to buy back shares from shareholders, making the company a private entity. Microsoft is said to be contributing a $2 billion investment to see it happen.
The Vaio Tap 20 is a 20-inch touchscreen Windows 8 all-in-one that can also be used, on battery power, as a giant tablet. Is the form factor cool and innovative, or does it need some work?
At FOSDEM, an early-stage port of Wine has been shown running on Android, bringing the capabilities to emulate Windows software to Google's OS that primarily runs on ARM-based hardware
Intel is currently hiring engineers with Windows Phone experience, possibly for the development of some sort of future Windows Phone device powered by one of Intel's x86 processors
Can't be bothered reading the full review of the HTC Windows Phone 8S? Or perhaps you just want to see the device in action? Head on through to watch a video review of HTC's entry-level Windows Phone
Twitter is reporting that they have recently experienced an unauthorized access attempt, with attackers potentially stealing the data - including salted passwords - for around 250,000 accounts
Internet Explorer market share has risen 0.37% for the month of January to 55.14%, while Firefox and Opera also saw gains at the expense of Chrome's market share, which dropped by 0.56%
For the first time since the launch of the OS, Windows 7 market share has dropped in the month of January. Net Applications also reports Windows 8 growth, with the newest OS sitting on a 2.36% share
Based on design alone, the Windows Phone 8S by HTC is equally appealing as its higher-end brother, but how does it fare in other aspects of daily use? We go hands-on to review the lower-end device
Office 2013 is now on sale in the United States via the Microsoft Store, completing the final stage of launch for Microsoft's latest productivity suite. Copies are available starting at $139.
Ever wanted to see what a 20-inch Windows 8 tablet looks like? We go hands-on with Sony's Vaio Tap 20 in an unboxing video to see how Sony has managed an all-in-one PC with an internal battery
Microsoft has released a teaser for Office 365 and Office 2013, saying it's "Time to 365", while also confirming the long-rumored release date of January 29th for the retail launch
Apple has lost the title of "most valuable company" to Exxon Mobil, as their market capitalization has slipped below that of Exxon for the first time since August 2011 as stock prices continue to fall
We've received a photo that shows the Office 2013 final retail packaging in the wild and ready to be sold, while also having the January 29th release date and pricing effectively confirmed
McAfee Labs has discovered that the United States is the country with the most active botnet command servers, coming in a whopping 631 and beating other contenders by quite a margin
In today's Microsoft Earnings Conference Call, CFO Peter Klein said that (in reference to the Surface) they would "expand the product line-up" as well as continue to bring the devices to new markets
Belkin has announced that they've bought the Home Networking Business Unit from Cisco, which includes Linksys, for an undisclosed amount. With the purchase, they'll occupy around 30% of the market
Samsung has reported a very strong quarter on the back of $52.45 billion in revenue, which brings up a total of $188.14 billion in sales for the entire year, while wlmost every division also grew