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Blizzard: Diablo III to arrive in early 2012

Blizzard: Diablo III to arrive in early 2012

Blizzard Entertainment has announced that Diablo III will not ship until early 2012, narrowly missing the lucrative holiday season and forcing anxious fans of the franchise to wait even longer to get their hands on the anticipated title.
BitFenix unveils $39 Merc Alpha and Beta cases

BitFenix unveils $39 Merc Alpha and Beta cases

BitFenix has unveiled a new budget desktop chassis series comprised of two enclosures: Alpha and Beta. Both are constructed out of steel and plastic -- the de facto materials among budget cases. While the company clearly cut corners where possible,…
iCloud beta available to devs, pricing revealed

iCloud beta available to devs, pricing revealed

On Monday evening, Apple granted developers access to iCloud.com, Apple's online home for its new online storage and synchronization service. The service is intended to provide ubiquitous cloud synchronization features across all Apple devices. iCloud is still in beta, but…

Mozilla releases Firefox 4 Beta 12

Mozilla has released Firefox 4 Beta 12. The new beta build comes less than three weeks after the Beta 11 release, and as far as we can see this is mainly just a bug fix release. The company says this…

Mozilla releases Firefox 4 Beta 11

Mozilla has released Firefox 4 Beta 11. The new beta build comes less than two weeks after the Beta 10 release, and as far as we can see this is mainly just a bug fix release. For more information, check…

Mozilla releases Firefox 4 Beta 9

Mozilla has released Firefox 4 Beta 9. The new beta build comes less than a month after the Beta 8 release, and includes faster start-up time, bookmarking, and smoother complex animations.
Mozilla releases Firefox 4 Beta 8

Mozilla releases Firefox 4 Beta 8

Mozilla has released Firefox 4 Beta 8. The new beta build was originally intended as a quick update for the feature-complete Beta 7 release, but it turns out it's pretty significant as it includes 1415 bugfixes, an improved add-ons manager,…
Minecraft reaches Beta status, price goes up

Minecraft reaches Beta status, price goes up

After over a year of development, Minecraft has hit Beta status today. Minecraft was developed for about a week before its public release on May 17, 2009. With the new milestone, the price of the game has increased to €14.95;…