Blockbuster to call it quits in the UK
The move follows the decision by parent company Dish to shut down all company-owned stores in the United States. Originally posted at News - Internet & Media
First 3D game built in ASM.js hints at future of Web-based gaming
The debut of the Web-based game Monster Madness heralds the rise of HTML5 and the descent of browser plugins.
China: We have 'substantial' info on Qualcomm price fixing
China's top antitrust regulator says there is "substantial" evidence against the chipmaker but doesn't go in to detail, according to China Daily. Originally posted at News - Mobile
Google emulates 1980s-era Amiga computer in Chrome
Google's Portable Native Client technology gives a new Web-based lease on life for an old operating system and the games it could run. Originally posted at News - Internet & Media
Lightroom 5.3 supports Nikon Df and D610, Lumia 1020 phone
The latest version of Adobe's photography software can handle raw photos from Nokia's high-end Windows smartphone and a host of new higher-end cameras.
Chrome Apps mosey on over to Macs
Google's attempt to gives traditional Web sites a more mobile app feel opens its doors to Macs, several months after launching on Windows.
'Desktops are not dead,' says HP's chief
CEO Meg Whitman touts Hewlett-Packard's ability to offer a wide range of computing devices -- and teases a laptop-tablet combo coming for consumers.
Apple defies price war with iPad Air, says Deutsche Bank
As many laptops dip below $400 to combat the popularity of tablets, Apple isn't falling prey to price wars yet, says Deutsche Bank. Originally posted at News - Apple
Google eyes password-free authentication in Chrome OS
If a Chromebook is near trusted hardware like a phone or watch, an app could wake up the machine. Easier screen unlocking could encourage people to lock them in the first place. Originally posted at News - Internet & Media
Rambus bags last major litigation target Micron
Micron, one of the last holdouts, settles over DRAM memory patents. The deal includes Elpida, a major supplier to Apple.