Google Play is replacing Android Market

Android Market users were surprised to find out that Android Market does not exist anymore, the old shortcut from their smartphones and the old Android Market interface are now replaced by Google Play.

Except the name (Android Market becoming Google Play), nothing is changed for the website and the Android Market application from smartphones. In fact, Google is even making a good more »

Why ACTA is wrong?

ACTA is another important subject of 2012 regarding piracy, copyright etc.

Why is a wrong concept, what is about and what it means. ACTA means Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement and was secretly signed after four years of negotiations by 22 European Union states at Tokyo, on 26 January, this year, 2012.

A list with all the countries the signed for ACTA. Austria, Belgium, Czech more »

No Blizzcon Event In 2012

Sadly for the fans, there will be no Blizzcon this year, 2012. “We’re also heavily focused on getting Diablo III, Mists of Pandaria and Heart of the Swarm into the hands of our fanbase as soon as possible. In light of our jam-packed schedule, we’ve decided to hold the next BlizzCon in 2013.”, in a post from the official website.

An interesting fact is more »

Ex Apple CEO, Steve Jobs has passed away, age Of 56, 1955 – 2011

Steve Jobs, ex CEO of Apple, has passed away at the age of 56. He was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2004 (claiming back then that he got cured after surgery) and suffered a liver transplant in 2009.

His health state didn’t improved, he quitted the CEO position at Apple, leaving Tim Cook in charge, he passed away on 5 October 2011.

Google is honoring Steve Jobs today more »

Google has bought Motorola, details and financial numbers

Google has announced yesterday, 15 August 2011, that they made a deal with Motorola Mobility Holdings (Motorola) to buy all the shares of the company for 12.5 billions $ meaning 40$ per share that sums the 12.5 billion $.

Larry Page (Google CEO) said that Motorola’s support towards Android has created a connection between the two companies.

Google will keep going more »

nVidia to organise GeForce Culture Competition, details dnd prizes

GeForce Culture Competition is organised by nVidia and KFA2, to promote the spirit of freedom throughout technology, Internet, information and digital culture.

To get into the competition, you need to create a video and upload it on YouTube and the video should have this exact title: “KFA2 NVIDIA GeForce Culture” (otherwise might not be taken into more »

Alien prequel, Prometheus 3D, release date and details

Alien Prometheus is under development and is planned to be released in US on 8 June 2012.

Prometheus will be a prequel for the first Alien movie (1979) and will try to give some answers, for example the origin planet of the aliens, what was with the abandoned ship and the fossilized skeleton that was found by the crew from the first Alien.

The action from Prometheus more »

Nokia and CNN partnership

The companies announced their partnership today, Nokia will provide mapping services for CNN, for example, The Royal wedding event has used Nokia 3D Maps, an application that allows viewing in 3D, high details for different cities around the world.

You can test this app here: Nokia 3D Maps. Notice that the app works on Firefox and can be installed as an addon.

CNN will more »

PSN might be back online this week

A Sony PR posted on their official blog an update regarding the PSN current situation.
Seems that the passwords of the users were not encrypted, however a different kind of modification was applied to them, so they are all safe, meaning that nobody knows your password.

Sony confirmed that PSN might be back online this week, with some limitations.

New security systems in more »