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Monday, 19 Dec 2011
An update to the iOS version of Facebook has just hit the iTunes App Store, sporting the new Timeline interface that has been available on its desktop and Android versions since last week.
Google announced Android 4.0.3, an incremental update to the ICS platform which includes a number of optimizations, bug fixes and new APIs for developers. The company is also rolling out ICS updates for Samsung Nexus S over the coming month.
Friday, 16 Dec 2011
PrintJinni allows users to print Microsoft Office documents, Web pages, photos, and PDF files directly from their smartphone or tablet to any Wi-Fi connected, PostScript 3/PCL 5/PCL 6 compatible printer/MFP.
Grand Theft Auto 3 is the latest AAA title launched on Xperia Play that is available now on the Android Market.
Microsoft has released hotfixes for Windows 7-based and Windows Server 2008 R2-based systems that feature the AMD Bulldozer processors. These hotfixes are suppose to optimize the performance of Bulldozer CPUs on these systems.
Sony Ericsson just released an alpha ROM of Google Android 4.0.1 for its Xperia lineup, which includes the Xperia Arc S, Xperia Neo V and Xperia Ray. The ROM is available to download on Sony Ericsson's developer site, with detailed installation instructions.
Thursday, 15 Dec 2011
Search giant Google has acquired Clever Sense, a Silicon Valley-based startup that develops the mobile app "Alfred". This acquisition seems to hint of Google's intentions to counter Apple's Siri on its Android platform.
Numa AS has launched the "SOS Rescue Me" personal safety mobile app, to help curb the increasing number of assaults on young females in Oslo, Norway.
Wednesday, 14 Dec 2011
Designed for industrial testing, the Powermark is a battery life and power consumption test for notebooks, laptops, tablets and other battery powered devices running Windows 7.
Tuesday, 13 Dec 2011
MSI teams up with oZone3D to integrate the Kombustor stress test software into the Afterburner overclocking utility. Players can now quickly benchmark their graphics card by using the one-touch burn-in function, which simulates heavy gaming loads.