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  • Mozilla Unveils ‘Aggressive’ Firefox OS Schedule: Quarterly Feature Releases
    By on July 20, 2013 | Comments Off  Comments

    An anonymous reader writes “With Firefox OS version 1.0 out the door, Mozilla has decided that it’s time to unveil its strategy for new versions. The company is planning to make feature releases available to partners every quarter and push out security updates for the previous two feature releases every six weeks. ‘As far as I know, that’s the most aggressive mobile OS release strategy out there,’ Alex Keybl, Mozilla’s Manager of Release Management, (more…)

  • Chrome Feature Helps Shield Websites From DDoS Attacks
    By on April 18, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    An anonymous reader writes “Google has an interesting idea on how to take the edge off denial of service attacks. The latest developer builds of Chrome 12 have an option called ‘http throttling,’ which will simply deny a user access to a website once the browser has received error messages from the URL. Chrome will react with a ‘back-off interval’ that will increase the time between requests to the website. If there are enough Chrome requests flooding (more…)

  • ‘NBA2K11′ To Feature 10 Different Michael Jordans
    By on July 25, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    NBA 2K11 will have a mode called the “Jordan Challenge.” The mode allows fans to play with 10 different versions of Jordan that are authentic to that moment.


  • PS3 3D games to feature dowgraded graphics
    By on April 26, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    According to Sony, 3D games on the PS3 will have to run at a lower resolution, 702p and even 480p.


  • Unfinished Windows 7 Hotspot Feature Exploited
    By on November 3, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    An anonymous reader writes with this excerpt from Engadget: “It wasn’t all that long ago that Microsoft was talking up the Virtual WiFi feature developed by Microsoft Research and set for inclusion in Windows 7, but something got lost along the road to release day, and the functionality never officially made it into the OS. As you might expect with anything as big and complicated as an operating system though, some of that code did make it into the (more…)