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Facebook, Trend Micro and F-Secure will clean up your computer from viruses

Facebook, Trend Micro and F-Secure will clean your computer from viruses

Facebook has teamed up with companies Trend Micro and F-Secure — developers of antivirus and other security software — to integrate their technologies into its social network. The idea is to detect and remove Malware (short for Malicious software) if the user’s computer is infected. When a user logs in from an infected machine a

Charge your mobile phone for 30 seconds

StoreDot - Load your mobile phone for 30 seconds

If you have a smartphone then you know the feeling of frustration when you need to quickly exit the house and see that the battery of your mobile phone is almost empty. Israeli startup StoreDot has a solution for all our problems. The company specializing in nanotechnology claims they have made ​​a battery that can

World’s largest building: The New Century Global Center officially opened in China

World's largest building: The New Century Global Center in China

The building is so large it is capable housing 20 Sydney Opera Houses and is almost three times the size of the Pentagon in Washington, D.C. The numbers are little short of staggering; at 500 metres long, 400 metres wide and 100 metres high a 1.76-million-square-metre-mega-building has been opened in Sichuan province in southwestern China.

Plans afoot for Dubai’s first underwater hotel

Plans afoot for Dubai's first underwater hotel

Dubai is no stranger to breaking records. First, they built the world’s largest mall, then they built the world’s tallest building… And now, if plans come to fruition, the emirate could become home to the world’s largest underwater hotel. The Water Discus hotel has been designed by Polish company Deep Ocean Technology (DOT) with the

Ubuntu operating system comes to Android smartphones

Ubuntu operating system comes to Android smartphones

The Linux-based software will allow users to run desktop apps on their handsets, allowing them to double for PCs when docked to monitors. The code will initially be released as a file which can be installed on Samsung’s Galaxy Nexus phone, replacing Android. Some analysts question whether consumers really want the power of a fully