Asus ships cracks and confidential info

Ooops, it seems Asus has stepped into really deep water this time! Apparently Asus is shipping software crackers and confidential documents on the recovery DVDs that come with its laptops. The startl...

Opera looking to beat iPhone

Opera announced 2 days ago (see pressrelease) that they will be collaborating with NVIDIA Corporation to bring the full desktop Web-browsing experience, including support for JavaScript, accelerated ...

Wireless Power from Intel

The industry giant Intel can more than just create micro processors (CPU’s). Yesterday, at the California firm’s annual developers forum in San Francisco, Intel’s chief technology o...

Engineering Windows 7 Blog

The Engineering Windows 7 blog, or E7 for short, is hosted by the two senior engineering managers for the Windows 7 product, Jon DeVaan and Steven Sinofsky. Jon and Steven, along with members of the ...

The DNS Patch is Hacked

A (bored) Russian physicist has successfully hacked an emergency patch designed to fix a recently discovered DNS vulnerability. Evgeniy Polyakov reportedly used two desktop computers and a high-speed...

The Virus Professor

George Ledin teaches students how to write viruses in order to make them understand how to protect. Watch the video on Newsweek here. In a windowless underground computer lab in California, young men...

Water found in Moon samples

Researchers led by Brown geologist Alberto Saal analyzed lunar volcanic glasses, such these gathered by the Apollo 15 mission, and used a new analytic technique to detect water. The discovery strongl...

Tired of the default Ubuntu theme?

Are you tired of the standard Ubuntu distro’s look and feel? If yes, the following should definitely add some new flavours to your desktop. However, it might also add a lot more (un)wanted atte...

Next generation low fuel engine

Revetec, a little known company from the Gold Coast region of Australia, may be on to something huge: they’ve created an engine that is 50% smaller, 50% lighter, has 50% lower emissions and is cheape...

Follow FF’s Guinness WR attempt

Mozilla has set up a page so you can monitor the Guiness World Record attempt real-time. Click the screenshot below to visit: More than 7 million downloads so far and counting… (Opera 9.5 used ...