Microsoft is changing its corporate logo for the first time in 25 years

by arstechnica In 1982, Redmond rolled out a new logo, all upper case with a weird patterned ‘o’ that came to be known as the ‘blibbet’. To the chagrin of many blibbet fans, that logo too was replaced. In 1987, the company switched to its longest-lived logo, the one it used until today. This was […]


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Adobe’s Flash player browser plugin for Android is no longer available

by arstechnica Adobe’s Flash player browser plugin for Android is no longer available to new users in the Google Play Store. Adobe is limiting access to the plugin as the company works to deprecate Flash on mobile devices. Flash suffers from performance, security, and stability problems that Adobe has been too slow to correct. These […]


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Apple says it has no interest in licensing its patents, it want to shut out any competition

The case  started in the San Jose courtroom where Apple and Samsung have been argued a high-profile patent infringement case. The jury seemed to be dozing off, and a Samsung lawyer briefly flashed an image of source code meant for-the-jury’s-eyes only. But the two witnesses to take the stand for Apple had some interesting comments […]


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Apple and Samsung Falling Down the Graph of “HTC”

There has been a stream of them since last November, but the latest one broke the back of Wall Street’s strongest HTC bulls, who finally gave up their Buy ratings. The reason is simple; HTC had just rolled out its big new product range that was supposed to go head to head with Samsung Galaxy […]


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For Android OS, Google has incorporated support for another 12 languages

by socialbarrel For Android OS, Google has incorporated support for another 12 languages to the trial Conversation Mode of its Google Translate App. In addition to the existing support for two languages, namely English and Spanish, Google added support for another 12 languages namely French, Italian, German, Portuguese, Dutch, Russian, Czech, Turkish, Chinese, Japanese, Korean […]