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PS3 v4.10 update is live with an improved browser, Sony Entertainment Network nameplate

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The latest update for Sony's PlayStation 3 is live and available for download from via your PlayStation Netw...oops, Sony Entertainment Network account. While we get used to the new branding (nothing we could see in the system UI has actually changed at all), there's a few tweaks included in...
PS3 v4.10 update is live with an improved browser, Sony Entertainment Network nameplate

Android 4.0.4 ROM leaks for Verizon's Galaxy Nexus

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A little gem known as Android 4.0.4 wriggled its way onto the interweb last week, and while it was geared specifically for Sprint's Nexus S 4G, a similar version has just cropped up for the CDMA / LTE Galaxy Nexus from Verizon. While it's only available for tenacious users...
Android 4.0.4 ROM leaks for Verizon's Galaxy Nexus

Chrome 17 released, will preload autocompleted URLs as you type

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Google has just released Chrome version 17, which brings several minor enhancements to the company's web browser— including a new web address preloading feature and improved protection against malicious downloads. The new Chrome introduces a preemptive rendering" feature that will automatically begin loading and rendering a page in the...
Chrome 17 released, will preload autocompleted URLs as you type

Globe and Mail reveals early details on Apple iTV: Siri wants to hear you shout at the big game

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iTV rumors continue to swirl around the shady backwaters of the internet, but it's not often national papers of record decide to wade in -- Canada's, no less. According to an anonymous source who spilled the beans to the Globe and Mail, Apple's TV set will include Siri-powered voice...
Globe and Mail reveals early details on Apple iTV: Siri wants to hear you shout at the big game

Chrome (finally) brings modern Web standards to Android

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Google is finally bringing Chrome to the Android platform. A beta release of the increasingly-popular Web browser was published this morning in the Android Market and is available to users who are running Android 4. The port includes Chrome's advanced HTML rendering engine and many of the browser's popular...
Chrome (finally) brings modern Web standards to Android

HTML5-based Depthcam puts a fresh spin on Kinect hacks

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It's not the first time we've seen HTML5 used in conjunction with a Kinect hack, but George MacKerron's so-called Depthcam takes things to some interesting new levels. It's a live webcam that you can interact with in your web browser (Chrome only, for now). As you might expect, the...
HTML5-based Depthcam puts a fresh spin on Kinect hacks

Google Chrome Just Passed Internet Explorer To Become The World's Most Popular Web Browser

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After months of chipping away at its lead, Google Chrome has finally overtaken Internet Explorer to become most popular web browser worldwide. Chrome's share of the market rose to 32.8% in the week ending May 20, while Internet Explorer's share of the market dropped to 31.9%, according to new data...
Google Chrome Just Passed Internet Explorer To Become The World's Most Popular Web Browser

Steam's latest beta client enables remote installation of games, with emphasis on 'beta'

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Considering it's supposed to be a democratic free-for-all, Steam has been running a tight ship lately. We've already seen a video of a forthcoming native client for Linux, and now there's a new beta client for Windows and Mac that also brings something different: remote game management. This can...
Steam's latest beta client enables remote installation of games, with emphasis on 'beta'

What's your perfect fitting top, skirt and dress on the highstreet?

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We all know that there's no such thing as a size 10. But I'm a computer programmer as well as a fashion fan, so I built a website to beat the sizing madness• Get the dataLast month, I was browsing the LK Bennett sales, and picked up an indigo pleated...
What's your perfect fitting top, skirt and dress on the highstreet?

Google introduces Chrome for phone

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Search giant to replace web browser in Android smartphones with revamped version named after its Chrome desktop productGoogle is to replace the web browser in Android smartphones with a revamped version named after its Chrome desktop product, as the search giant redoubles its efforts to knock Microsoft off the top...
Google introduces Chrome for phone

iPhone 5 Javascript Benchmarks Over Twice as Fast

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Anandtech publishes the first SunSpider Javascript benchmarks for the iPhone 5. SunSpider measures Javascript performance which runs in web browsers. Smaller numbers are better, so the final score of 914.7ms is better than all the other devices on the chart and is the fastest SunSpider test they've ever recorded for...
iPhone 5 Javascript Benchmarks Over Twice as Fast

Atomico-backed Silk launches smart search, data visualization tool in open beta

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Silk, a Web app that lets users collect, sort and consume information in a structured way, is opening up to the world after attracting 10,000 users to its private beta. Note: Silk is not to be confused with Amazon’s Silk, which is a mobile Web browser. The Amsterdam startup behind...
Atomico-backed Silk launches smart search, data visualization tool in open beta
Woopra’s New Dashboard Lets Publishers See Exactly Who’s Visiting Their Site

Google launches Chrome browser for Android smartphones and tablets [video]

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Google on Tuesday announced the first beta release of its Chrome Web browser for Android-powered smartphones and tablets. The firm’s native Web browser is certainly among the better mobile Web browsers on the market, but with Chrome, Google is focused on aligning its mobile browsing experience more closely with...
Google launches Chrome browser for Android smartphones and tablets [video]

Google's new Chromebook is a hit

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Google’s (GOOG) new 11.6-inch Chromebook built by Samsung (005930) might finally be the notebook that helps it get Chrome OS off the ground. Initial stock of the $249 notebook sold out shortly after it was made available for purchase on the Google Play Store. The Chromebook has been generating buzz not only for...
Google's new Chromebook is a hit

Google set to pay record $22.5M fine for violating Apple users' privacy

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Google is expected to pay a $22.5 million fine, the largest in the history of the Federal Trade Commission, for bypassing the privacy settings of users of Apple's Safari Web browser....
Google set to pay record $22.5M fine for violating Apple users' privacy

Facebook launching “blazing fast”, rebuilt iPhone app next month

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The New York Times’ Nick Bilton reported today that Facebook is planning on doing something about its “painfully slow” iPhone app. Citing unnamed FB engineers, the report claimed Facebook is going to release a new, “blazing fast” iOS app that is rebuilt “primarily using Objective-C”. However, according to Bilton who...
Facebook launching “blazing fast”, rebuilt iPhone app next month

Boxee launches Cloudee, its private online video-sharing service

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Boxee is best known for software that makes online video more accessible on user’s TV screens. Now it’s working on something totally different — helping users to take their own personal videos and making them available in the cloud. With the launch of Cloudee, the New York City-based startup is...
Boxee launches Cloudee, its private online video-sharing service

First look: Mozilla's Boot2Gecko mobile platform and Gaia UI

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Mozilla launched a new project last year called Boot2Gecko (B2G) with the aim of developing a mobile operating system. The platform's user interface and application stack will be built entirely with standards-based Web technologies and will run on top of Gecko, the HTML rendering engine used in the Firefox...
First look: Mozilla's Boot2Gecko mobile platform and Gaia UI

Dropcam HD WiFi monitoring camera now shipping for $149

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We've had the opportunity to spend time with an early version of the Dropcam HD WiFi monitoring camera prior to its CES unveiling, and now the company is finally ready to get the product out to the masses. Starting today, the bantam security camera is shipping from the outfit's...
Dropcam HD WiFi monitoring camera now shipping for $149

Google releases Windows 8 search app

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Google has launched a dedicated search app for Windows 8 ahead of Friday's official release of the OS. Google Search for Windows 8 is now available free in the Windows Store and will be an alternative to Bing, which is the default search engine in Internet Explorer on Windows...
Google releases Windows 8 search app

Bump launches Flock so you never have to ask "Can you send me that photo?" again

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I’m a big fan of photosharing apps, and I mean fanatical. I shared my thoughts a while back in a piece called “What are we going to do with all of these photos?” and popular app and company Bump has come up with an answer. The company has launched a...
Bump launches Flock so you never have to ask "Can you send me that photo?" again

Arris reveals Moxi DVR release 2.0 with web browser, apps and iPad remote

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If your cable company is offering Arris' Moxi Whole Home DVR setup (we've seen it pop up on Shaw, BendBroadband and Wide Open West so far) you should have a few new features headed your way. This week at the NCTA Cable Show 2012 it's debuting Moxi software release...
Arris reveals Moxi DVR release 2.0 with web browser, apps and iPad remote

Google's Chrome Browser Is Coming For iOS, Says Macquarie (GOOG, AAPL)

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Google is preparing to release its popular Chrome web browser for iOS, says analyst Ben Schacter of Macquarie in a new report this morning. If properly executed this would be a big deal for both Apple and Google. We'll have more to come on this shortly ... Please follow SAI...
Google's Chrome Browser Is Coming For iOS, Says Macquarie (GOOG, AAPL)

Sony Japan announces ICS for tablets in late April, WiFi-only Tablet P April 21st

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Owners of Sony's Tablet S and Tablet P can look forward to receiving Android 4.0.3 next month, at least in Japan. Beyond the latest and greatest Google-provided underpinnings, the update will also expand their photo capabilities with activation from the lock screen and the ability to take panoramic pictures,...
Sony Japan announces ICS for tablets in late April, WiFi-only Tablet P April 21st

13 killer Chrome apps to replace your desktop software

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When Tim Berners-Lee invented the first Web browser in 1990, it was just an application made to read HTML pages passively. Fast-forward to today, and the modern Web browser has become a powerful platform in itself--almost a miniature operating system, capable of running complex JavaScript code and interacting with Flash...
13 killer Chrome apps to replace your desktop software

Android overtakes Opera to become the most popular mobile Web browser

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Android has already become the most dominant mobile device on the planet, and now the Google-owned operating system is the owner of the mobile Web’s most used browser, according to data from StatCounter. Figures from the online measurement service show that February saw use of Android’s Robot browser overtake Opera...
Android overtakes Opera to become the most popular mobile Web browser

Statcounter: Android web browser claims biggest user share

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Android's native web browser can now lay claim to being the most popular mobile browser, according to StatCounter's latest survey. Mapping use over the past year, Google's mobile internet browser has grabbed around 23 percent of all users, up from just over 14 percent back in February 2011. The...
Statcounter: Android web browser claims biggest user share

How to preview the Retina display enhanced Apple.com in Safari on Mac or PC

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Apple's official website has been quietly updated to take advantage of the Retina display on the new iPad. Users can preview the higher-resolution site now with a simple tweak in Apple's Safari desktop Web browser....
How to preview the Retina display enhanced Apple.com in Safari on Mac or PC

AGA's iTotal Control range cooker packs GSM connectivity, lets you pre-heat via SMS or web

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There are many options available if you want to control your appliances over WiFi, but how about an oven with its own SIM card and phone number? That's exactly what AGA has done with its latest kitchen-oriented offering, the iTotal Control range cooker. Regardless of whether you're cooking in...
AGA's iTotal Control range cooker packs GSM connectivity, lets you pre-heat via SMS or web
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