- Mobile Phones
Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013
Following the launch of South East Asia's first nationwide 4G service in September 2012, M1 has announced the launch of the M1 4G Prepaid Data - Singapore's first 4G prepaid broadband service.
Yahoo has announced yet another high profile acquisition of a mobile oriented startup. This time it's London based Summly, headed by 17-year-old entrepreneur Nick D'Aloisio, who started the company when he was 15.
Monday, 25 Mar 2013
Apple has recently acquired WifiSLAM, a company that specializes in indoor mapping services, for about US$20 million. The only other tech giant that offers similar services (airports, shopping malls and sports venues, etc) is Google.
Friday, 22 Mar 2013
Jony Ive, who has recently taken over Apple's Human Interface team, is said to be pushing for a simpler, "flat design" for the upcoming iOS.
Friday, 15 Mar 2013
In the wake of the launch of its latest Galaxy S IV smartphone, Samsung also announced the availability of its new quad-core Exynos 5 Octa that powers the Galaxy S IV smartphone.
Apple's next-generation "A7" processor is rumored to be slated for volume production by the fourth quarter of this year. TSMC is expected to be the main supplier for Apple and this move is seen as strategy to reduce the company's reliance on Samsung.
Samsung officially unveiled the Galaxy S4 smartphone at a launch event in New York City. Find out if all the previous leaks got their information correct.
Thursday, 14 Mar 2013
WhatsApp and BlackBerry has announced that WhatsApp will bring a native version of its popular mobile messaging service to the BlackBerry 10 platform.
Google has announced that Andy Rubin will be stepping down as head of Android. His duties will be merged into those of Sundar Pichai, who is currently senior VP of Chrome and Apps.
Independent game developer, Vivid Games, has revealed that it is working on a Tegra 4-optimized version of its popular Android and iOS game, Real Boxing, for devices such as NVIDIA's handheld gaming console, Project SHIELD.