While Apple recently won a patent lawsuit in the US, it lost one in Japan...
An old bug in the Google Play Store makes approximately 8 percent of Google Play Store apps vulnerable to a security flaw. Security researchers from Check Point said that they found hundreds of apps with millions of downloads that...
InterVideo Announces WinDVD 5 Playback of High-Definition DVD Discs with InterActual Add-on Pack InterVideo(R), Inc. (Nasdaq:IVII) announced today that WinDVD(R) 5, its award-winning software solution for watching DVDs on a PC, provides playback of the new high-definition movies on...
Office 365 allows administrators to read a hidden activity log of email users. The feature is enabled by default. There were rumors the feature would exist but it was secret until now. It allows Office 365 administrators to exactly see what actions an individual user performed in their email account for the last six months.
Just when we thought the Betamax vs. VHS tape standard decision was long gone, we are encountering the same problem again, but with digital music services.  MP3 was the first main standard...
CeBIT, the largest exhibition of information technology, started today. First news is already arriving. According to analysts, DVD video recorders will be the thrill of this year. Not surprising, DVD writers have also begun their final attack on the...
An article in The Inquirer brings the news that a 45-year-old man has been fined by the Appeal Court in Gothenburg, Sweden, after making four music tracks available over the internet. The ruling confirms the punishment handed down...
HP CEO Meg Whitman has made the decision to keep the PC division of the company. Whitman addressed the decision in a conference call on Thursday stating that, "HP is committed to [Personal Systems Group, HP's computer arm], and together we are stronger."
Torrent search engine IsoHunt will close its doors after the owner has settled with the MPAA after 7 years of lawsuits.
Already a long time ago since we last reported about a new version of TMPGEnc. Thanks to gravurecity we spotted a new version of this utility. TMPEGenc converts *.AVI file to MPEG1, the format which is used in VideoCD. Using...
September 7th has been a busy day for Apple after it had launched several new products as well as new version of iTunes.  Apple has worked with Motorola to launch the...
Users in the market for a new 4K / Ultra HD Blu-ray drive, who want to be able to make backups of their purchased movies, will need to do extensive research before buying a drive. Mainly because the drive needs to be UHD friendly, which means it has to be a specific drive with a specific firmware version installed. Three MakeMKV users saw a business opportunity.
While HP has announced its commitment to Blu-Ray support, now they have confirmed its plans for Blu-Ray drives.  These drives will be placed in many of its products including certain...
Even though neither the Super Audio CD nor DVD-Audio succeeded in replacing the Audio CD, the company SanDisk, maker of flash memory cards has released a new memory card, TrustedFlash...
If you have a problem with your CDRW drive, can't find the right settings for CloneCD or you just want to share something with the rest of the CD Freaks visitors then visit the CD Freaks Forums! Here you can...
Solid State Drives (SSD) have become a popular replacement for traditional hard disk drives (HDD) because of better data transfer rates and the fact that the lack of moving parts makes failures less likely. SSDs do have another downside, however, in addition to being more expensive than HDDs.

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