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Google Calendar gets an update that improves accepting event invitations from within Gmailview story

http://www.talkandroid.com – Google is continuing their wave of app updates, with Calendar being the latest to receive an update. It’s not a major update, but now if you’re invited to an event from within Gmail, you can respond to the event right there. (IT news)

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Amazon offering Kindle Fire HDX with a payment planview story

http://www.talkandroid.com – Did Christmas shopping burn a whole in your pocket? If so, don’t worry because Amazon is offering a payment plan to get their Kindle Fire HDX. Both the 7-inch and 8.9-inch models are available through the plan. Eligible customers can pay for the device over the four months, with the cost being divided among them. The WiFi models will set you back $57 and $94.75 each month, respectively. (IT news)

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[Deal] Grab the Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom for as little as a penny at Amazonview story

http://www.talkandroid.com – The Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom is not a device for the typical smartphone buyer, but for those who are interested in it, Amazon has a great deal if you are willing to be tied to AT&T for a couple years. For individuals signing up for a new 2-year contract with AT&T, Amazon will sell you the Galaxy S4 Zoom for a mere penny. (IT news)

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Sprint Lights Up LTE for Over 70 New Locationsview story

http://www.talkandroid.com – Good news for those of you on Sprint. The company has announced that they’ve given the go ahead on lighting up LTE for over 70 new locations. With these new markets Sprint now has LTE available in 300 markets. (IT news)

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Samsung’s entry-level Galaxy Core Advance launching early next yearview story

http://www.talkandroid.com – In targeting the entry-level market, Samsung will be releasing the Galaxy Core Advance in early 2014. The device will be specifically for emerging markets and consumers that want a smartphone on a budget. Behind its 4.7-inch WVGA screen, the Galaxy Core Advance has a dual-core processor clocked at 1.2GHz with 1GB of RAM. A 5MP camera is on the back and Bluetooth 4.0 and NFC are also present. (IT news)

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Mesa 10.0.1 Fixes X.org Server Compatibilityview story

http://news.softpedia.com – Mesa, an open source implementation of the OpenGL specification and a system for rendering interactive 3D graphics, is now at version 10.0.1. Mesa 10.0.1 is the next iteration in the series and implements the OpenGL 3.1 API. (IT news)

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VueScan 9.4.11 Scanner Interface Fixes Memory Problemsview story

http://news.softpedia.com – VueScan 9.4.11, an easy-to-use replacement for the software that usually comes with scanners and that supports most flatbed scanners, printer/scanners, and film scanners, has been released and is now available for download. The VueScan project is under constant development and fixes, changes, and new features are implemented on a regular basis. (IT news)

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Urban Terror 4.2.016 Adds Dr. Blue and Dr. Pink Player Skinsview story

http://news.softpedia.com – FrozenSand was proud to announce a few days ago the immediate availability for download of a new major update for its popular Urban Terror multiplayer first person shooter (FPS) game, for Linux, Windows and Mac operating systems. Urban Terror 4.2.016 is a introduces two sets of new player skins, Dr. Pink and Dr. Blue... (read more) (IT news)

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Cantata 1.2.0 Music Player Gets Major New Featuresview story

http://news.softpedia.com – Cantata, a client for the music player daemon (MPD) that originally started as a fork of QtMPC, is now at version 1.2.0. According to the developers, Cantata 1.2.0 can be compiled with KDE support or as a pure Qt4 application. (IT news)

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SOFA Statistics 1.4.0 Arrives with Better Interfaceview story

http://news.softpedia.com – SOFA, or Statistics Open For All, a user-friendly open source statistics analysis and reporting tool, is now at version 1.4.0. The developers of Statistics Open For All have tried to add some “simplicity” with their new release, but it's up to you to decide if they succeeded. Highlights of SOFA 1.4.0: • A cleaner interface for viewing, saving, and exporting output has been impl (IT news)

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Everything There Is to Know About SteamOSview story

http://news.softpedia.com – Valve has released its Debian-based SteamOS to the world and the reception has been mixed, ranging from excitement to skepticism. In any case, this is everything we know about the distribution and its future. Despite various rumors and partial information that has been spread online, Valve didn’t build something from scratch, n... (read more) (IT news)

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Replay Old-School Native and Wine Games 4MLinux Game Edition 7.2 Betaview story

http://news.softpedia.com – 4MLinux Game Edition, a special Linux distribution based on Busybox, Dropbear, OpenSSH, and PuTTY, featuring a large number of games, is now at version 7.2 Beta. According to the developers, 4MLinux Game Edition 7.2 Beta is just an updated version of 4MLinux Game 7.2 Edition, using 4MLinux 7.1 as the core system. “The 4MLinux collection includes, among other things, the following items: cl (IT news)