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Wednesday, 9 Mar 2011
Creative announces the PlayChinese Pedagogy System, which features the new ZiiO Shenbi tablet and content applications that makes mastering the Chinese language fun and fuss-free.
Tuesday, 8 Mar 2011
Microsoft has created a website campaigning for net users to stop browsing the web with its dated Internet Explorer 6 browser. In a rather bizarre move, Microsoft is urging users to upgrade their browsers and to drop IE6 altogether. According to Microsoft, the website is dedicated to watching Internet Explorer 6 usage drop to less than 1% worldwide.
Monday, 7 Mar 2011
The malware threat on the Google Android platform is very real, and Google is taking action by activating a remote kill switch to remove the malware app from devices.
Thursday, 3 Mar 2011
More than 50 applications on Google's Android Market have been discovered to be infected with a rootkit malware dubbed as "DroidDream" which can compromise personal data by taking over the user's device. Google have since suspended these apps from the Android store.
Wednesday, 2 Mar 2011
A bunch of Android developers have banded together to form a "union" with 7 demands for Google about their Android Market.
In conjunction with the upcoming tablets powered by NVIDIA's Tegra 2 chip, the NVIDIA Tegra Zone app has been released on Android Market, showcasing apps that are optimized for the dual-core processor.
Monday, 28 Feb 2011
Norton is launching its new anti-virus software Norton 360 version 5.0 on 14 March 2011 for purchase in Singapore. The new software has been tested and ranked first by independent online threat detection companies and uses the software adoption patterns of over 175 million contributing anonymous users.
Friday, 25 Feb 2011
And it's finally official. Angry Birds will be coming to Windows Phone 7, and with it, a whole slew of new games for the mobile platform, including Plants vs Zombies and Doodle Jump.
Afterburner V2.1.0 overclocking utility is now available for all gamers to download worldwide. The new version of Afterburner not only supports the latest NVIDIA GeForce 500 and AMD Radeon HD 6000 series of graphics cards but also adds the Predator in-game video capture function.
Wednesday, 23 Feb 2011
An internal roadmap purporting to chart the development schedule of Microsoft's next OS, Windows 8, has been leaked and published online.