Tech-News Updates Archive

Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 Released – IE8 Beta 1

Microsoft released the 8th version of its Internet Browser namely Internet Explorer 8 on 5th March 2008.This is the first public beta of IE 8 for Windows Vista,Windows Server 2008 and Windows XP SP2. This version is designed by considering the enormous growth in the web-testing and the designing field.This version contains features helpful for

Google Planning To Acquire Stake In CNet

A lot of rumors keep coming up in the news but we hardly pay heed to them.But this one is a special one.”Google planning to acquire stake in CNet”. Thanks to this rumor, CNet’s share received a boost of 7% in the Stock market.In January, a group of investors began collecting shares of CNet and

Microsoft launches new website for Downloads

Microsoft launched a new website for downloading many of its updates and softwares.The new website is specifically designed only for Downloads. Searching for a particular product for download is quite a tedious task in the older version of the website,but with the launch of the new website,it has greatly reduced the efforts to download important

GPhone expected to debut on 11th february 2008

The much hyped GOOGLE Phone(GPhone) which we are anxiously awaiting will possibly make its first appearance in the Mobile World Congress expo in Barcelona which will kick off on 11th February 2008.GOOGLE has already booked two stands on the expo floor so we never know what cool gizmos it’s going to reveal there. GOOGLE has

ANTI-PIRACY “KILL-SWITCH” EXPELLED FROM VISTA

The so-called “kill switch” is designed by microsoft corp.to prevent users with illegal copies of Vista from using certain features. But the tool is said to have bugs as many Windows users claim that legal copies of Windows Vista have been disabled. Microsoft says its efforts have seen a drop in piracy of its software.But

“SPIDER” from AMD

AMD has unveiled its new platform codenamed “Spider”, with quad-core processor supporting super-high definition graphics. The AMD Spider platform combines the introduction of AMD Phenom quad-core processors, ATI Radeon HD 3800 Series graphics processors with Microsoft DirectX 10.1 support, AMD 7-Series chipsets with CrossFireX and AMD OverDrive software.Do we need anyhitng else??AMD’s Spider platform aims