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26-05-2012, 04:37   #1
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Google has approval to buy Motorola Mobility, it's largest ever acquisition.
http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology...orola-mobility
http://www.google.com/press/motorola/

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The $12.5bn price paid by Google is more than the combined amount that Google has paid for the 185 other acquisitions that it has completed since going public in 2004.
Facebook could be looking to buy Opera browser?


Speaking of Browsers, Yahoo is launching it's own.
http://news.cnet.com/8301-1023_3-574...-browser-axis/


A Raspberry PI competitor?
http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/74-andr...arket-updates/


https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/fir...on/gtranslate/
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With gTranslate you can translate any text in a webpage just by selecting and right-clicking over it. The extension uses the Google translation services to translate the text.
http://www.stardock.com/products/fences/


http://getpocket.com/


http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technolog...000-links.html









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Seagates buying up Lacie now aswell. Subject to approval.



The first video from Googles new Glasses is in.






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http://internetdefenseleague.org/

http://www.forbes.com/sites/andygree...-the-internet/


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FBI Steps Up 'Internet Doomsday' Awareness Malware Campaign
Google Warns: Clean Your PC or Lose Internet Access

Meh, may get someone out of a possible jam.
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New Google Knowledge Graph
http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/an-in-d...owledge-graph/

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Reminder-on-unlock ap for Android


Megaupload Wins Crucial Evidence Disclosure Battle With US Govt


http://allmyapps.com/ (Like Ninite, think this is better)


Facebook: Now worth 40 percent less 11 days after IPO
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Be like James Bond

https://burnnote.com/#/
Bury a file in a file.
EraserDrop Portable 2.1.1 (simple, secure file deletion)


MyRouter (Virtual WiFi Router)

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MyRouter is a FREE Virtual WiFi Router that takes advantage of the Windows 7 or Windows 2008 R2 Virtual WiFi technology and simplifies the process of sharing your internet securely with other WiFi enabled device's fast.

Regulators raid Google office in Korea, issue ultimatum in Europe
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Japanese man to face first DS flashcart prosecution

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Nice thread Avalanche.

This little thing is class.

http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/74-andr...arket-updates/

I can't wait for the day they make a little x86 version of that.
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Sony and Gaikai partnering to stream PlayStation games (PS1 and PS2) from the cloud?

^^^http://pcsx2.net/



Google plans to bring out new internet domains, including .lol
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According to ICANN, its TLD application system received just more than 1,900 applications by the closing date on 30 May. Each application costs US$185,000.
^^^It's confusing enough for alot of people as it is now without more of them.


HotKeyz: Easily Create Keyboard Shortcuts For Tons of Windows Commands/Tasks


http://secunia.com/vulnerability_scanning/online/
http://secunia.com/vulnerability_scanning/personal/

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The Secunia Online Software Inspector, or short OSI, is a fast way to scan your PC for the most common programs and vulnerabilities, thus checking if your PC has a minimum security baseline against known patched vulnerabilities.
Use the Secunia OSI to get a feel for the Secunia Software Inspector technology, then upgrade to the Secunia PSI or CSI, which covers practically all programs on your PC, whereas the OSI checks less than 100 programs.
How to Disable or Uninstall Android Bloatware


Google to introduce 3D maps before Apple at June 6th event

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