Browser was pulled from download after only a day, to fix bug that could reveal which Web sites a user had visited.
The R programming language is getting a new dose of big data processing by integrating the open-source Hadoop framework.
Utilities Updates: OnyX 1.7.0; Synk 5.2.3; Butler 4.1.1; Look Mom, No Hands! 2.0b4; more
SwiftKey one-ups Android's stock keyboard with more advanced prediction and correction abilities, and the new version is another step forward, CNET's Stephen Shankland concludes.
A retweet by someone in America's Cairo embassy pointing to a "Daily Show" episode becomes a new source of friction in U.S.-Egyptian relations.
Utilities Updates: Tiger Cache Cleaner 3.0.5; Adobe GoLive CS2 8.0.1; Butler 4.0b27; more
Apple's iPad Smart Case is a reliable and solid folio case that offers much more protection than the Smart Cover, but it's nowhere near as magical.
Gateway revamps its desktops for the holiday shopping season, including a new all-in-one design
Italian researchers have programmed an open-source, child-size robot to wield a bow and arrow. And it's pretty damn good at it.
Apple releases Security Update 2006-002