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Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015

iOS 9 to focus on under-the-hood upgrades

iOS 9 to focus on under-the-hood upgrades

Every year Apple delivers a major update of iOS for its iPhone and iPad devices. Current rumors suggest that iOS 9, codenamed Monarch, will focus on under-the-hood improvements with a major focus on stabilizing and optimizing the operating system.

Friday, 6 Feb 2015

StarHub Southeast Asia Pacific Mobile App Challenge (SEAMAC) winners crowned

StarHub Southeast Asia Pacific Mobile App Challenge (SEAMAC) winners crowned

After months of competition, three teams emerged victorious in StarHub's inaugural Southeast Asia Pacific Mobile App Challenge. The three winning teams, Claco Music (Taiwan), Erdo (Taiwan) and Jetbay (China), shared a prize pool of S$25,000.

Thursday, 5 Feb 2015

Microsoft has reportedly shelled out US$100 million for calendar app Sunrise

Microsoft has reportedly shelled out US$100 million for calendar app Sunrise

Under new CEO Satya Nadella, Microsoft has not been afraid to invest in rival platforms and according to reports, Microsoft has just acquired calendar app Sunrise for at least US$100 million.

Wednesday, 4 Feb 2015

NVIDIA GRID vGPU technology is available now on VMware Horizon 6

NVIDIA GRID vGPU technology is available now on VMware Horizon 6

NVIDIA has announced the availability of the GRID vGPU technology on VMware Horizon 6. Find out how centralized GPU computing capabilities can be offered on virtualized and remote desktops.

Tuesday, 3 Feb 2015

Is Google planning to use its driverless cars to compete with Uber?

Is Google planning to use its driverless cars to compete with Uber?

According to reports, Google is currently working on a plan to use its driverless cars to come up with a competitor to Uber.

Friday, 30 Jan 2015

Outlook comes to iOS and Android

Outlook comes to iOS and Android

Microsoft has released Outlook for iOS and a preview of Outlook for Android. By bringing the core tools - your email, calendar, contacts, and files - together, Microsoft might just have a winner here.

OnePlus' in-house OxygenOS slated for 12th February unveiling

OnePlus' in-house OxygenOS slated for 12th February unveiling

To date, OnePlus has shipped most of its phones, like its flagship OnePlus One phone, with CyanogenMod OS as the stock OS. That looks to change however, as the company has just announced that it will be unveiling a custom built in-house Android-based OS called OxygenOS, on 12th February.

Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015

Farewell, Windows RT and Surface 2

Farewell, Windows RT and Surface 2

No full Windows 10 for Windows RT users, the discontinuing of the Surface 2 hardware - the future is very bleak for Microsoft's 2-year-old, ARM-supporting OS.

Monday, 26 Jan 2015

WeChat would like to remind everybody that they have web chat too

WeChat would like to remind everybody that they have web chat too

With WhatsApp's newly added browser chatting making the news last week, WeChat's trying to take some of that thunder by reminding everybody that it too has web browser chat functionality.

Friday, 23 Jan 2015

Microsoft: Office 2016 for PC coming in 2H 2015

Microsoft: Office 2016 for PC coming in 2H 2015

It's no secret that Microsoft is hard at work with a touch and mobile-optimized version of its Office productivity suite and intends to have it ready when Windows 10 ships later this year. But what about Office for the desktop?

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