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Wednesday, 21 May 2014
Samsung is preparing to launch a video-on-demand service with a feature specially for their customers - Gift. More details within.
Following Microsoft's decision to officially end support for Windows XP, China has decided to ban the use of Windows 8 on its government computers, citing that it was to ensure "computer security".
Tuesday, 20 May 2014
Google brings Hangouts to Outlook users via a new plugin. More details within.
According to numerous reports, Google is said to be in talks to possibly acquire video game-streaming website Twitch for US$1 billion.
Monday, 19 May 2014
The mobile app lets you create and view content within a short range using the device's location services, which means that the content changes as you move, and is always about the immediate physical space near you, shared by real people who are in that space as well.
Friday, 16 May 2014
Pinterest has just raised US$200 million in a deal with investors that values the company at US$5 billion as it continues its plan to reposition itself as a visual search engine.
Thursday, 15 May 2014
With WWDC just around the corner, the latest rumors suggest that split-screen multitasking could finally be coming to the iPad while the upcoming iPhone could have a display resolution that is just short of Full-HD.
Wednesday, 14 May 2014
BAPCo Releases TabletMark V2 Cross-Architecture Performance Benchmark for Windows 8 Touch-enabled Devices
The latest version of TabletMark now comes with the ability to measure battery life. The new software automates activities into three different usage scenarios - Web, Email, and Notes; Photo & Video Sharing, and Video Playback.
Monday, 12 May 2014
Microsoft Announces Windows Phone 8.1 Lifecycle Start Date; Still Keeps Official Release Date a Secret
According to Microsoft, official support for Windows Phone 8.1 will start on June 24, 2014. Judging from past releases, the OS' official release is likely to be slightly earlier.
Thursday, 8 May 2014
Adobe Voice is a new animated video app for iPad that gives anyone the ability to create and share engaging video stories. The new app lets people inform, persuade or inspire others to action by using a combination of their own recorded voice, imagery, music and cinema-quality motion graphics and effects.