Click Fraud Gang Used Bamital Botnet To Control A Million Computers Worldwide

A global cyber crime operation that controlled hundreds of thousands of PCs without the knowledge of their users has been shut down. The huge network of zombie computers is estimated to have 1 million PCs currently infected with malicious software that enslaved them into the botnet called Bamital. Bamital also had the ability to take… Continue Reading …

Windows 7 SP1 Beta Now Available For Testers

The first beta service pack for windows 7 has been released to technical beta testers. Windows 7 SP1 Build 7601.16562.100603-1800 is 1.22GB in size, includes new virtualization tools to help Windows Server 2008 R2 users prepare for cloud computing, RemoteFX which provides rich 3-D graphical experience for remote users, hotfix patches and a series of… Continue Reading …

Microsoft Unveils Voice And Movement-Activated Xbox Kinect Games

Microsoft unveiled its new Xbox 360 motion controller which is a completely hands-free games console with voice commands called Kinect. The launch included a number of new games including a driving simulation in which passengers rock their bodies to toss the car into cartwheels, a track and field tournament, and a Star Wars game with… Continue Reading …

Linux Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx OFFICIAL RELEASE!

After six months of development, the Linux alternative to Microsoft Windows Operating System has been released (into the wild!). The stealthy cat has emerged from the jungle and is ready to leap onto users’ desktops. The new version (Ubuntu 10.04 codenamed Lucid Lynx) of the popular Linux distribution delivers a visual refresh, updated software, and… Continue Reading …

Microsoft Office 2010 Realease On 12 May

Microsoft will officially launch Office 2010 to businesses at an event slated for May 12, the company announced today. Enterprises with volume license agreements will be able to obtain the finished product that same day, Microsoft added. Office 2010 is set to go on general sale to consumers and business without licensing deals sometime in… Continue Reading …