Monthly Archives: April, 2012

“Dancing with the Stars” Online Game

LOS ANGELES, April 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – BBC Worldwide and ABC Entertainment today announced the first ever free-to-play online game centered on the juggernaut reality-competition television show, “Dancing with the Stars.” Titled “Dancing with the Stars: Keep Dancing,” the game is available to play now on ABC.com/DancingWithTheStars and at DWTSKeepDancing.com. Concurrently, BBC Worldwide Digital Entertainment and [...]

iPhone App Downloads Plummet in March

BOSTON, April 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Fiksu, Inc. (www.fiksu.com), the industry’s first cost-effective mobile app user acquisition platform spanning the global mobile ecosystem, today reported that mobile app downloads plunged by 30 percent in March, returning to pre-iPhone 4S launch levels. The cost to acquire loyal users dipped very slightly during the month. The Fiksu App [...]

NETGEAR Introduces 802.11ac WiFi Router

SAN JOSE, Calif., April 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — NETGEAR®, Inc. (NASDAQGM: NTGR), a global networking company that delivers innovative products to consumers, businesses and service providers, today announced the availability of the NETGEAR R6300 WiFi Router; the first 802.11ac dual band gigabit WiFi router enabling 5th generation WiFi (5G WiFi) at gigabit speeds. The router [...]

AMD Radeon™ HD 7000M Series Mobile Graphics Lineup

SUNNYVALE, Calif. —4/24/2012 b AMD (NYSE: AMD) today introduced its full line of revolutionary mobile discrete graphics based on the company’s acclaimed Graphics Core Next (GCN) architecture, which includes the AMD Radeon™ HD 7900M, HD 7800M, and HD 7700M Series GPUs.1 New to the AMD Radeon HD 7000M Series is AMD Enduro™ technology2, the latest [...]

Kindle Fire Captures more than Half of Android Tablet Market

RESTON, Va., April 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, today announced the next generation of its  Device Essentials™ service, offering new insight into global digital device usage. The Kindle Fire, introduced to the market in November 2011, has seen rapid adoption among buyers of tablets. Within the [...]

The Walking Dead Game Available Now

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., April 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Telltale Games and Robert Kirkman, the Eisner Award-winning creator and writer of The Walking Dead for Skybound Entertainment and Image Comics, announced today that the first episode of the game series based on the critically acclaimed comic book series, The Walking Dead, is now available for download. [...]

SUSE Leads With Most Certified Linux Applications

NUREMBERG, Germany, April 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — SUSE® today announced that more than 9,000 software applications are fully certified on the latest versions of SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server, with independent software vendors (ISVs) continuing to support new applications each month. Based on publicly available information, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9, 10 and 11 have the [...]

Aegis Padlock USB 3.0 Portable Drive

POWAY, Calif., April 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Apricorn (www.apricorn.com), a leading designer and manufacturer of data security products for business, has announced a new and improved version of its popular Aegis Padlock drive, the Aegis Padlock 3.0. The reinvented Aegis Padlock 3.0 combines a super fast integrated USB 3.0 cable – increasing data transfer speeds by [...]

Trend Micro Announces Partnership with Facebook

CUPERTINO, Calif., April 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704, #TrendMicro ), a global cloud security leader, today announced a strategic partnership with Facebook to help educate and protect users’ digital life against malicious sites and malware. Facebook will support integration of the Trend Micro™ Smart Protection Network™ infrastructure, which uses [...]

Norton and Facebook Partner

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., April 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Today Norton by Symantec (Nasdaq: SYMC) and Facebook announced a partnership to help protect Facebook users and make the web a safer place to connect with friends and family.  As a member of the Facebook AV Marketplace, Norton will provide Facebook users with a six-month trial to [...]