Fahmida Y. Rashid

Fahmida Y. Rashid

Former Digital Trends Contributor

Apple returns to ‘normal’ return policy: no more free cases

Trying to close a chapter on the "Antennagate" controversy, Apple will stop giving away free iPhone 4 bumpers at the end of the month.

Apple

Videogame sales slump further in August, but Xbox 360 is king

The video game industry’s slump shows no signs of abating, but there is a silver lining for both Sony and Microsoft.

Gaming

Facebook finally more popular than Google

People are now spending more time on Facebook than Google. Is anyone really surprised?

Computing

Apple devices call home when on a Wi-Fi network

ET is not the only one dialing home. It appears your Apple devices do, too.

Apple

Adobe resurrects Flash tool after Apple about-face

Adobe has responded to Apple's new developer rules by resuming work on Packager for iPhone, which allows developers to port applications from Flash to iOS.

Apple

Symantec finds new worm with ‘Here you have’ e-mails

A new worm is spreading quickly over e-mail, instant messaging, and shared disks and folders on the local network, sometimes using the subject heading "Here you have."

Computing

Adobe Acrobat and Reader under attack with a zero-day exploit

Yes, there’s yet another zero-day exploit for Adobe Reader and Acrobat. Turn off JavaScript!

Computing

Parallels Desktop 6 coming to Mac

Parallels accommodates Mac gamers in the latest Parallels Desktop 6, the virtualization software that makes it easy to run Windows applications under Mac OS X.

Computing

Pepsi plucks tech startups for PepsiCo10 incubator program

Startups will partner with Pepsi to bring mobile couponing solutions, niche social networking platforms, and gaming platforms for consumers in restaurants, amusement parks and retail stores.

Computing

Dell announces end of the road for Windows XP

Dell is slowly, but finally, putting Windows XP to rest. We will miss ya, old fellow.

Computing

Jailbreak iOS 4.1: Hackers quickly find an exploit for 4.1

Well, that didn’t take long. Hackers have already found a potential jailbreak in iPhone OS 4.1.

Apple

Launch date announced for Sakshat, the $35 Indian tablet

The Sakshat, the $35 Indian tablet everyone's been buzzing about, has an official launch date of early next year and will be brought to you by the same company that once made the world's cheapest Windows laptop.

Computing

Comcast4U sends SMS for account info, TV listings

Comcast subscribers can now get sports scores and TV listings via text messages sent directly to their phones.

Computing

Coming soon to a car near you: Facebook status via OnStar

Facebook status updates, newsfeeds, and possibly even the speed-trap app Trapster will be coming soon to OnStar.

Cars

YouTube launches Vacationer travel channel

Want to brag about the last vacation? Show off where you are going next? Tell everyone about that hidden getaway you discovered? YouTube Vacationer caters to globetrotters by providing an outlet for all of it.

Computing