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Friday, 26 Jul 2013

Downsizing Again, Blackberry Lays Off 250 Employees from its R&D Department

Downsizing Again, Blackberry Lays Off 250 Employees from its R&D Department

As part of its "complex transition", Blackberry has confirmed that it has laid off 250 employees from its R&D and new product testing facility.

Sony Lists Xperia Devices That Will Be Getting Android 4.3; Other Manufacturers Still Deciding

Sony Lists Xperia Devices That Will Be Getting Android 4.3; Other Manufacturers Still Deciding

Sony has listed the Xperia devices that will be receiving the Android 4.3 update. Find out if your device is one of them.

Thursday, 25 Jul 2013

BlackBerry Q5 Available in Singapore on 2nd August for $528

BlackBerry Q5 Available in Singapore on 2nd August for $528

Following the launch of its high-end BlackBerry Q10 in May this year, BlackBerry is now rolling out its mid-range BlackBerry 10 device, the BlackBerry Q5. It will be available from the 2nd August from all three telcos in white and black for $528.

World's First Portable Flash Controllable by a Smartphone or Tablet Coming Soon (Updated)

World's First Portable Flash Controllable by a Smartphone or Tablet Coming Soon (Updated)

Updated with Kickstarter link. Startup company iblazr has revealed a new portable flash designed specifically for smartphones and tablets that uses four hi-end CREE LEDs to provide lighting for smartphone photographers.

Android 4.3 Unveiled and Coming to Nexus Devices Soon

Android 4.3 Unveiled and Coming to Nexus Devices Soon

Along with the brand new Google Nexus 7 tablet, Google also took the opportunity to unveil Android 4.3 -- an upgrade to Jelly Bean that brings with it a few new features like Bluetooth Smart support (Bluetooth Low-Energy) and restricted profiles.

Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013

NVIDIA's Logan Tegra Mobile Kepler GPU 1.5X More Powerful Than Sony Playstation 3

NVIDIA's Logan Tegra Mobile Kepler GPU 1.5X More Powerful Than Sony Playstation 3

NVIDIA has revealed some of the capabilities of its powerful new Mobile Kepler GPU, which will be part of its next-gen Logan Tegra processor, due in mobile devices in the first half of 2014.

More Details of the Moto X Leaked

More Details of the Moto X Leaked

Another phone which details have been leaking all over the Internet before its official announcement is the Moto X. How does a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro dual-core 1.7GHz processor, 4.7-inch AMOLED screen, 10.5-megapixel camera, and Wi-Fi 802.11ac sound to you?

Tuesday, 23 Jul 2013

Ubuntu Seeking US$32 Million on Indiegogo for its First Smartphone

Ubuntu Seeking US$32 Million on Indiegogo for its First Smartphone

Popular Linux-based OS developer Ubuntu is aiming to crowdfund its first smartphone, the Ubuntu Edge, by raising US$32 Million in funds on Indiegogo.

Monday, 22 Jul 2013

Flaw in SIM Card Encryption Susceptible to Hacks

Flaw in SIM Card Encryption Susceptible to Hacks

Karsten Nohl, a cryptanalyst from a German security firm, has claimed to have discovered a glitch in mobile SIM card encryption technology after examining thousands of SIM cards.

Friday, 19 Jul 2013

VLC Coming Back to Apple App Store Soon

VLC Coming Back to Apple App Store Soon

VLC has recently announced that they will be appearing in the Apple App Store very soon. This will be the first time that VLC will be in the App Store, since it was removed from the App Store in 2011.

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