Western Digital and SanDisk

Western Digital will buy SanDisk for $19,000 million

Western Digital and SanDisk are two of the most important companies in the components sector. Take a look at your hard drive, for example. We are sure you will find their names somewhere near the motherboard. For months it was rumored the possibility that Western Digital bought SanDisk. Something that has been confirmed recently. Two…

WhatsApp reaches 900 million

WhatsApp reaches 900 million monthly active users

There is no doubt that WhatsApp is the most popular application of the moment. It is not only used to be continuously in contact with our friends and family. It has also changed the culture, even adding a few words to the usual vocabulary. The success is so overwhelming that we can see the program…

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You can now play video games in Facebook Messenger

The news confirmed already long: Facebook Messenger was to update with new possibilities. And there have recently included games. Thus, thanks to the latest patch released for instant messaging client now we can play a game with our contacts without the need to stop talking. Quite comfortable. The service, for now, is limited to a…

youtube kids

YouTube Kids, in trouble for inappropriate content

As you know, Youtube Kids is a version of Youtube dedicated to the youngest members of the house. The application can be downloaded from Google Play Store, giving the ability to access content for children completely free of charge. However, the fact that the users who uploaded the material may also lead to problems. The…

facebook using drones

Facebook connectivity Lab wants to bring Internet to everyone using drones

Universal access to the Internet in such a way that any inhabitant of the world can access the network is one of the main objectives of this century. As large companies like Google or Facebook and get behind projects that are announced are all engineering challenge but when carried out will be a breakthrough for…

apps analysis

More than half of the apps are dead

The world of applications is overly competitive. Thousands are launched every day; they have to contend with the existing ones to be seen, at least. Then they have to appeal to users and these also give them publicity. And besides that you have to perform maintenance of these apps. It is very complicated and therefore…

microsoft-offers

Microsoft offers up to $150,000 reward to those who detect errors

Microsoft wants to ensure the safety of its latest Windows 8 is free from fault for not giving opportunity to the lesser intrusion of malware programs or external control of the system. Therefore, the company has launched a new rewards program for those detected faults and their possible solutions. Nothing less than $100,000 will Microsoft…

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The International Space Station migrated to Linux

If until now the astronauts on the international space station NASA had used some laptops with Windows for everyday tasks, NASA has decided to totally radical change, migrate all their laptops on board to Linux, including the operating system of the first humanoid robot in space, it’s Robonaut (R2). The Linux chosen for this important…

Windows 8 Embedded version

Windows 8 could reduce UI interface in future embedded versions

The UI interface (formerly known as Metro) for Windows 8, has generated much controversy. Conceived as an interface for touch devices, the new operating system has not been well received, with a small market share, 4 months after its launch. However, the problems generated by the UI interface could be resolved, the hand of Microsoft…