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Thursday, 5 Dec 2013

Hooray, Next-gen USB Plug to be Smaller and Reversible

Hooray, Next-gen USB Plug to be Smaller and Reversible

A new USB Type-C connector will be added to the existing USB 3.1 spec, and the design is expected to finalize by the middle of 2014. A key feature is that it's now reversible.

Watch What Happens When You Drop, Dunk and Fire at the Samsung Galaxy Gear

Watch What Happens When You Drop, Dunk and Fire at the Samsung Galaxy Gear

While some reviewers do standard drop and durability tests on gadgets, Richard Ryan from RatedRR takes it up the next level by firing a 7.62mm round from an HK 417 battle rifle at the Samsung Galaxy Gear.

Monday, 2 Dec 2013

Google Sets CyanogenMod Back to Square One

Google Sets CyanogenMod Back to Square One

The CyanogenMod Installer application has vanished from the Google PlayStore. Cyanogen were contacted by Google stating that their app violated the Play Store's developer's terms and told to take it down, a request which Cyanogen complied with.

Some M1 Customers Facing Intermittent Access Issues with Mobile Data

Some M1 Customers Facing Intermittent Access Issues with Mobile Data

M1 posted on its Facebook Page earlier this morning that some customers are having intermittent access issues with mobile data.

Wednesday, 27 Nov 2013

There are Things You Shouldn't Do with Google Glass. This Man Went Ahead and Did Them.

There are Things You Shouldn't Do with Google Glass. This Man Went Ahead and Did Them.

There are certain things you really shouldn't do with Google Glass. Then there are things that Google actually advised AJ Jacobs, editor at large at Esquire magazine not to do. Of course, those things are exactly what he did.

Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013

Can You Decipher this Internal Yahoo Memo?

Can You Decipher this Internal Yahoo Memo?

Yahoo is trying to get its employees to "eat its own dogfood". A leaked internal memo from Yahoo Senior Vice President of Communications Jeff Bonforte and Chief Information Officer Randy Roumillat shows them trying to convince 75 percent of their staff to switch to Yahoo Mail.

Friday, 22 Nov 2013

Live Instagram Printer Now Available in Singapore

Live Instagram Printer Now Available in Singapore

Australian start-up Social Playground has just announced the availability of its Live Instagram Printer in Singapore.

Samsung to Pay Apple US$290 Million for Patent Infringement

Samsung to Pay Apple US$290 Million for Patent Infringement

The jury ordered Samsung to pay Apple US$290 million for patent infringement. When taken into account the US$598 million not included in this retrial, Samsung has to pay a total of US$888 million.

Thursday, 21 Nov 2013

LUXA2 Releases Its P-MEGA 41,600mAh Charging Station

LUXA2 Releases Its P-MEGA 41,600mAh Charging Station

LUXA2 has unveiled the P-MEGA, a charging station that contains a colossal 41,600mAh battery li-polymer cell that's capable of charging a single device for 48 continuous hours.

Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013

Watch This: Bill Gates Chokes Up on Stage as He Talks About Search for New CEO

Watch This: Bill Gates Chokes Up on Stage as He Talks About Search for New CEO

A visibly emotional Bill Gates tears up at a shareholder meeting when he talks about Microsoft's search for a new CEO.

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