iPad Mini coming this year, say reportsA virus can leave thousands without Internet access on Monday, a teenager's iPhone spontaneously combusts, and all signs point to iPad "mini" coming this year.
-- -- -- with parents and others fresh Apple rumors -- hearing and this undersea had a talk about me iPad is filling the -- -- once again and details are coming from -- -- The Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg had sources saying Apple's gearing up or smaller iPad. And couldn't -- sometime this year. The seven inch tablet is in -- hot area for competition with the new Amazon Kindle fire also reportedly on the -- this summer and Google's latest nexus seven tablet. This is gonna be the year of the tiny tablet wars. You know what else he used phone which they're smoking in the pocket of a teenager from Finland in this security video footage you can see that -- just instantly start smoking ban -- pocket. -- throws it to the floor. He told reporters he just bought it three months ago that this isn't the first case of an iPhone spontaneously come busting. Last year an iPhone four caught fire on board a plane and is found to be caused by this place group from shoddy repair job. If -- been hankering for Google Galaxy Nexus Smart on any data way to week a US district judge has -- have been on selling the -- -- -- because Apple's latest patent squabble with Samsung. This time at the patent that deals with universal search so Google's quickly pushing out a software change to address the patent issue in order to sell the flagship. Upgrade to the next version of windows won't cost you as much as -- in the past it you have windows XP Vista or seven. You'll be able to upgrade to windows eight pro for forty bucks but -- got a decent -- ended January otherwise at a cost seventy dollars and stores. So this cheap upgrade will include -- senate for free. -- nice of them lack of subsidy was gonna charge extra for me is senate so perhaps someone at Microsoft stepped up and realize that the world. Would go but there over paying more just a -- dvd or CD let's see pixel charge for -- -- -- later. You can't connect to the Internet on Monday it's because your computer is one -- that thousands still infected with the malware called DNS changer. And this bug found in 2007 was redirecting computer traffic to Rogue sites that illegally drove up ad clicks for money. That FBI broke up the crime ring cleaned up the servers and maintain machines. As a temporary crutch to give people time to clean up their computers up as of Monday time is up and it's not it's your computer won't be able -- outlook web sites -- Internet providers have an offering help you can chapel -- infected and find -- -- but going to DC WG dot -- security firms like McAfee also have some tools to fix the problem. That's your tech news update for today from -- stories into Asia the cnet.com slash update from march to use New York -- -- --