News@5: Windows ARM Deal A "Milestone" For UK Company, Mac App Store Hacked & Facebook

ARM CEO Warren East has described their developments with Microsoft at CES in Las Vegas as a “milestone” for the British company. Microsoft and ARM illustrated their growing partnership at CES yesterday by demoing a full version of Windows running on an ARM-based chip.

Apple's launch of the new Mac App Store has already been marred with reports of hackers coming up with ways to pirate paid apps on the platform. Hackers have discovered a simple copy-paste method to illegally crack some of the paid apps on the Mac App Store.

Facebook looks set to be preparing to file for an initial public offering in 2012, financial information sent by Goldman Sachs to potential investors suggests.

Dell has unveiled the new Streak 7 Android tablet at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. The Dell Streak 7, which comes with a 7-inch touch-screen display, will be offered on T-Mobile's new super-fast 4G network.

THQ have announced that its upcoming game Homefront will use an online pass system for its multiplayer features.