Category Archives: Tech News

Europe’s Fastest Supercomputer

NUREMBERG, Germany, July 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Today, Europe’s most powerful supercomputer was officially inaugurated by IBM during a ceremony celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Leibniz-Rechenzentrum (LRZ) of the Bavarian Academy of Sciences in Garching, Germany. Used to solve difficult scientific questions in physics and fluid dynamics, SuperMUC, powered by SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server, ranks [...]

D-Link® Cloud Camera 5000

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., July 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — D-Link, today announced its new D-Link® Cloud Camera 5000 (DCS-5222L) is now available, bringing expanded surveillance capabilities to home and small business customers. The Cloud Camera 5000 offers a round-the-clock surveillance solution with 720p HD recording, smooth pan/tilt and digital zoom functionality, integrated motion-sensing and night-vision technology. [...]

Sony Unveils Latest Android™ Powered Walkman®

SAN DIEGO, July 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Sony today announced the new line of Walkman® Mobile Entertainment Players featuring legendary premium Walkman® sound quality. With Android™ 4.0, the new F800 Series incorporates Sony’s exclusive digital audio fidelity technologies delivering a richer, bolder and louder presence. The new line-up also includes the Walkman® E470 Series, the slimmest model [...]

Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn – Trailer Released

SAN DIEGO, July 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — At San Diego Comic-Con International, the world’s largest pop culture convention, 343 Industries and Microsoft Corp. unveiled the official trailer for “Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn,” the landmark live-action digital series based on the best-selling Xbox franchise.The series will be initially distributed worldwide by Machinima, debuting on its [...]

Wilson Electronics’ 4G-V Mobile Cell Phone Signal Booster

ST. GEORGE, Utah, July 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Promising better connections and fewer dropped calls, Wilson Electronics (www.WilsonElectronics.com), North America’s leading maker of cellular signal boosters, today announced the availability of the Sleek® 4G-V, the world’s first 4G signal booster designed to improve cell reception in vehicles like cars, trucks, and boats. In areas with [...]

InfoSonics Unveils s757 5-inch Smartphone/Tablet

SAN DIEGO, July 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – InfoSonics Corporation (NASDAQ: IFON) today announced the launch of its new verykool® s757 Smartphone/Tablet 5-inch crossover product. “Many consumers in emerging markets do not have personal computers, and the technology convergence between mobile phones and tablet PCs helps bridge the technology divide,” said Joseph Ram, the company’s president and chief [...]

Scam Detector App for Android

EDMONTON, Alberta, July 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Scam Detector Inc., developer of the award-winning application Scam Detector, is announcing the launch of its Android version. Scam Detector is a free mobile and web-based app that exposes in detail over 550 of the world’s most fraudulent activities, in several industries. “Thousands of people from all over [...]

Cybercriminals Continue to Spam Victims While Posing as Popular Companies

CLEARWATER, Fla., July 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – GFI Software today released its VIPRE® Report for June 2012, a collection of the 10 most prevalent threat detections encountered last month. In June, GFI threat researchers observed two fresh spam campaigns linking to Blackhole exploits which posed as confirmation emails from Twitter® and Amazon.com®. Delta Airlines® similarly had [...]

ThreatMetrix Finds Trojan that Turns Login Pages into Credit Card Traps

SAN JOSE, Calif., July 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — ThreatMetrix™, the fastest-growing provider of integrated cybercrime prevention solutions, announced a new strain of Zeus malware that puts Facebook and Gmail users at high risk for cybercrime. This new variant steals credit card information by posing as the typical login pages for Facebook and Gmail and then [...]

PandaLabs Offers Summer Security Tips

ORLANDO, Fla., July 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – PandaLabs, the anti-malware laboratory of Panda Security, The Cloud Security Company, today published its annual security tips for consumers to stay safe this summer and avoid falling victim to computer fraud. During the summer, people (especially children) have more spare time on their hands for using computers and connecting [...]