The acquisition of 91 Wireless, a Chinese app platform company, helps Baidu expand its presence in the mobile app space.
Over the last four to five months, the carrier has been adding iPhones at a monthly run rate of 100,000.
World-renowned violinist Min-Jin Kym has her $1.9 million Stradivarius stolen in a sandwich shop. A shop worker says Kym and her companion were too busy staring into iPhones and computers to notice the theft.
Apple has released an update for 15- and 17-inch MacBook Pro systems released in mid-2010, which addresses a problem that could cause freezes and hangs during use, and more notably during start-up. The prevalence of this problem is rare, but has affected a few systems. Apple has also released an update for iWork.
Huge botnet hosted in the Ukraine is being used to send spam, record keystrokes, and copy files of infected computers running Windows XP, researchers say.
Utilities Updates: Surf Express 1.5.1; Extensions Strip 1.9 and more
Utilities Updates: Opera 8.0.2 beta; FileChute 1.9; PodSalvage 4.0; more
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