O2, British Telecommunication provider, accused of sharing customer phone numbers with every visited website. O2 appears to be sending customer’s numbers in HTTP header traffic. Twitter user @lewispeckover picked up the problem and created a simple website to show what’s happening. The site returns the information any website could poll from a user. The site clearly shows the the x-up-calling-line-id header is in full force when accessing the site via a mobile phone, but in actual O2 is sending out the information. The company says...

Google – we know as the search engine giant with its continuing aim to deliver content more effectively with quicker speed, the company has proposed a number of changes to Transmission Control Protocol (TCP). Google’s attempting to build a Web-accelerating technology it calls SPDY into the Internet. Google engineer Yuchung Cheng listed several proposals for speeding...

Cisco announced today a suite of Linksys HomePlug AV Powerline solutions – an offering that turns your electrical outlets into wired network connections and that too comes with speeds up to 200 Mbps. The HomePlug AV Powerline bring streaming video, gaming, and other data-intensive applications to computers, tablets, consoles, televisions and other Ethernet-enabled...

Xbox 720 or Xbox Loop – whichever name do the Microsoft ends up in calling it as, the chipset of the next generation Xbox console has been in the production since from last month and will probably be out by 2013 fall. The report from Fudzilla claims that, “the power behind the next Xbox will be a PowerPC CPU that is married to an ATI Southern Islands GPU, or...

Google starting from today offering its service “Google Offers” in five additional cities – Charlotte, Kansas City, Milwaukee, San Antonio and Tampa. Google Offers was first launched in Portland offering national deals. Google Offers is services that allow you to discover, buy and redeem great deals with your Android phone. You can find variety of discounts...

WikiLeaks announced this week that Julian Assange will be hosting a series of in-depth conversation with key political leaders, thinkers and revolutionaries from around the world. The series is tagged with the theme – the world tomorrow. Assange, is one of the World’s most recognizable revolutionary figures is considering the stages as the subject of an ongoing Grand Jury investigation in the United States for over 500 days as of now. WikiLeaks, which is considered as the world’s boldest publisher, has been at the front line of...

Facebook, the world’s largest social networking website, facing a three-day suspension of trading on secondary market this week, Bloomberg reported. The company which is heading towards its giant Initial public offering of $100 billion – that is due for late may. Transactions won’t be processed by Facebook’s attorneys at Fenwick and West LLC – starting from today till January 27. The social networking site is facing a three-day suspension of trading on secondary markets this week. “Facebook and companies who do this don’t...

With iPhone 4S sales halted at Apple’s China retail outlets, the company is now offering the iPhone through its online store, carrier partner China Unicom (Hong Kong) Ltd., and authorized resellers. Apple CEO Tim Cook said, “Apple Inc. underestimated the “staggering” demand for the iPhone 4S when it started sales in China this month.” On January 13, people pelted Apple’s oldest store in China with eggs when the shop in Beijing’s Sanlitun district failed to open of first day of iPhone 4S sales. Cook further added that “We...

Yahoo on Tuesday (ET) announced its fourth quarter results of 2011. The company revenue dropped 13 percent compared to the same period last year. Yahoo reported $1,324 million in GAAP revenue for the fourth quarter 2011 – while cost increased by 10 percent. The company recently appointed former PayPal president Scott Thompson as the company’s new CEO and after...

Google, within a month’s period, is gearing up to change its current privacy policy – merging its all 60 different product policies into one, resulting into a one single big product. Once you opt-in you can’t stop using all Google products. These changes will take effect on March 1, the company stated in its blog post. Google is primarily known pretty well...