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Happy Birthday mouse

The original mouse invention which is now in use on every office and home PC turns 40 next week. Looking like something that could take your fingers clean off, the wooden block... More...

Happy Birthday Windows

Windows 1.0, the original 16-bit operating system, was released on 20 November 1985 and today marks its 23rd Birthday. 55 programmers developed the system in a year, making the 1st edition a break from the... More...

Happy first birthday Windows Vista!

365 days and 100 million licenses later, enthusiasm for a safe, reliable and engaging Windows Vista experience is high. Since the worldwide release of Windows Vista one year ago today, people are doing more and... More...

Happy birthday SMS: 15 today

It is 15 years today since the first commercial text was sent over the Vodafone network by Airwide Solutions engineer Neil Papworth. Today marks the 15th anniversary since the first commercial short message service (SMS)... More...

Happy Games May Ease Stress

Researchers at McGill University in Montreal have concluded, with the help of their MindHabits Trainer game, that happy games helps cut stress and boost confidence. In this particular game, one exercise shows a grid of... More...

Happy Christmas!

From all the staff at Neowin.net we'd like to wish everyone a Happy Christmas. For those that celebrate it differently, we wish you all the best whatever your beliefs may be. Here's hoping for an... More...

Happy Birthday Windows XP

5 years ago today Windows XP was launched worldwide after it had RTM'd a month earlier. It has been without a doubt the longest running operating system Microsoft has ever produced. Microsoft typically updated the... More...

Happy Birthday Google (8 Today)

There I was using google for my own personal search algorithms, and noticed it's now 8-years old. History Google Inc. is an American public corporation, first incorporated as a privately held corporation on 7... More...

Happy Birthday Bill

This weekend saw Mr Bill Gates turn the magic age of 50, half a century. It has been quite a year for Bill and birthdays, with his own Microsoft turning 30 this year. While people... More...

Happy Birthday Microsoft

Microsoft, the worlds largest software company is about to turn 30 years old today. Microsoft Chairman and Chief Software Architect Bill Gates and Chief Executive Officer Steve Ballmer will congratulate employees for their... More...

Happy Birthday to Yahoo!...

For many, it would be among the first websites they ever visited. In an era before Google, it was often seen as the place to search. And tomorrow, Yahoo! will turn 10 years old. ... More...

Happy 35th Birthday, Internet!

The Internet's first baby steps began in Leonard Kleinrock's UCLA lab 35 years ago today. The young computer science professor's team had networked its computer with one at the Stanford Research Institute... More...

MSN happy to search in the same place

Overture Services, the search engine provider, today announced that it has extended and expanded international search distribution relationship with Microsoft. Overture has extended its existing paid placement search agreement to provide search... More...

Happy Birthday, DNS

Twenty years ago Monday, two computer scientists at the University of Southern California created a key component essential to the modern Internet. Jon Postel and Paul Mockapetris ran the first successful test... More...

A Happy New Year for hacker Mitnick

Christmas came early for notorious computer saboteur Kevin Mitnick. A former fugitive from justice who wound up serving a five-year prison term for computer crimes against companies including Sun Microsystems and Motorola,... More...

Happy Birthday, Half-Life!

Four years ago today, November 9th, 1998, Half-Life was declared "finished." Here's what Valve's Gabe Newell had to say, way back then:Half-Life has gone gold, and is in manufacturing. I'd like to say how extraordinarily... More...

Happy Bonfire Night!

Well ladies and Gentlemen, might i wish you all the best whilst practising age old rituals of burning catholics. Well.... dummies of them that is :). ... More...

Happy Love Day

From the hearts of all of us at neowin, we wish you a happy Valentines day. Remember to get a card, send some flowers, maybe even go all out and buy that cheap... More...

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