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Who's lying about the GoDaddy outage?   —  By Joe Wilcox Yesterday registrar and web hoster GoDaddy went down for several hours, taking millions of websites along, too. Within an hour, Twitter accounts associated with hacktivist group Anonymous took credit. Today, GoDaddy blames "corrupted
Haswell: Intel's key to unlocking the post-PC world   —  Summary: Haswell is set to be Intel's key processor for mobile devices right up to servers and its combination of thrifty power consumption and advanced graphical capabilities could power a new generation of post-PC devices. By Jack Clark | September
“Six strikes” Internet warning system will come to US this year   —    —  “Barry, don't think of it as a strike.  Think of it as strike zone education.”  —  Rudi Riet  —  Even as France looks set to scrap its three-strikes antipiracy scheme known as HADOPI, US Internet providers are inching forward …
Sony VG900 leaks, packs full-frame sensor into a NEX camcorder   —  By Jon Fingas posted Sep 11th 2012 5:47PM Sony must have a fixation on stuffing full-frame sensors into small spaces this year. A fresh photo and details slipping out to Sony Alpha Rumors show what's billed as the VG900, the first NEX-branded camcorder
iPhone 5 software rundown pre-event: the iOS 6 we know today   —  Tomorrow may well be the day that Apple reveals their next-generation iPhone 5, a device that'll be bringing their newest mobile operating system, iOS 6, to the forefront. We've seen quite a bit of this operating system already as it was revealed in
After iPhone 5 unveiling, Apple's Tim Cook must prove himself to observers   —  After iPhone 5 unveiling, Apple's Tim Cook must prove himself to observers Tim Cook is no Steve Jobs -- and so far, that hasn't been a problem for Apple Inc. It has become the world's most valuable company, adding about $265 billion in value since Cook
Next-Gen Intel Ultrabooks to Get Voice, Gesture Recognition   —  By Damon Poeter A "massive, massive amount of innovation is coming" in the next generation of thin-and-light ultrabooks, Intel executive Kirk Skaugen said at the Intel Developer Conference here on Tuesday. The chip giant is preparing its
Verizon launches Mobile Security app for Android as antivirus companies target carriers   —    —  Verizon has introduced a McAfee-based Mobile Security app for its line of Android devices, with prices ranging from free to $1.99 a month.  The carrier claims that devices are targets …
The Best Soundbites From Mark Zuckerberg's First Interview Post-IPO [VIDEO]   —    —  This afternoon at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference in San Francisco, Facebook chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg sat down with TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington for his first interview since the company's closely watched …
Apple and Samsung's Love-Hate Relationship Continues   —  By Christina Bonnington Apple and Samsung's relationship, to the outside world at least, remains “complicated.” Photo: Jon Snyder/Wired Although the jury trial is over, the feud between Apple and Samsung wages on. Apple continues to rely on rival and
YouTube links already opening in new standalone app on iOS, which is huge for Google's ad dollars   —    —  Back when the news that the YouTube app would be pulled from iOS 6, I conjectured that Google would be using the built-in hooks in Apple's OS to send video links directly to its own standalone app.
Apple's iPhone needs to dazzle as market gets crowded   —  By Poornima Gupta | SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The new iPhone 5 has to be more than just another smartphone as it carries the weight of Apple Inc's future on its slim frame. Five years after the first iPhone upended the mobile industry, analysts say
New Apple mobile software to get maps, Siri update   —  SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A new iPhone is getting much of the attention, but Apple's older phones will get a software upgrade this fall as well. A new operating system sports a different mapping service and a built-in bond with Facebook.
Microsoft's Windows Store now open to all developers in 120 markets   —  Of these 120 markets, 82 are newly supported, as of today, according to a new post on the "Windows Store for Developers" blog. (Here's a list of the markets now supported.) To reward developers "for their interest and commitment to Windows," Microsoft
Now what? 11 things to do with your old iPhone   —  By BARBARA ORTUTAY AP NEW YORK -In case you haven't heard by now, Apple is unveiling its latest iPhone on Wednesday. That leaves the question: What should you do with your old one? The new phones will join some 244 million iPhones sold since the first
New Apple mobile software to get maps, Siri update   —  By Michael Liedtke on September 11, 2012 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A new iPhone is getting much of the attention, but Apple's older phones will get a software upgrade this fall as well. A new operating system sports a different mapping service and a
Zuckerberg Talk Drives Facebook Stock Up 4.6% In After Hours Trading   —    —  Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg's talk with TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington drove up Facebook stock 4.58% in after hours trading today.  —  The stock closed at $19.43 today but rose to $20.32, up 4.58% …
Zuckerberg On Building A Search Engine: Facebook Is Pretty Uniquely Positioned, At Some Point We'll Do It   —    —  Mark Zuckerberg is on stage at Disrupt talking about the potential for Facebook to get serious about creating a search engine, saying “we're basically doing 1 billion queries a day and we're not even trying.”
As iPhone 5 nears unveiling, observers wonder if Tim Cook can put his own   —  As iPhone 5 nears unveiling, observers wonder if Tim Cook can put his own fingerprint on Apple Tim Cook is no Steve Jobs -- and so far, that hasn't been a problem for Apple Inc. It has become the world's most valuable company, adding about $265 billion
EE CEO hints that iPhone 5 will be 4G compatible   —  by Desire Athow, 11 September, 2012 The CEO of EE, the third brand under Everything Everywhere, has intimated that the iPhone 5, Apple's next flagship smartphone set to be unveiled tomorrow evening, will run on the network. Olaf Swantee presented a