Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015
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.
Tipster @upleaks claims that HTC is working on its own tablet based on the design of the Google Nexus 9, but it is unlikely to be announced in this quarter.
Alibaba Group has just announced that it has invested US$590 million in Meizu, signaling its intent to enter the smartphone business.
Monday, 9 Feb 2015
If you grew up in the 80s and early 90s, chances are you'd have seen (or even had) the View-Master toys. They're as low tech as toys can possibly get. So what's Google got to do with them?
A well-connected analyst has boldly predicted that sales of the Apple iPad will drop a staggering 50% this quarter. Year-over-year, he expects iPad sales to decline roughly 30%.
While sapphire is great for scratch performance, it’s not quite as damage resistant when dropped. Corning, the maker of Gorilla Glass, is now in the works of developing a new type of material that’s both tough and super hard to scratch.
Saturday, 7 Feb 2015
Samsung filed a trademark application for the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge in South Korea a few days ago. This latest development is likely to confirm recent reports that Samsung is indeed unveiling a curved variant of the Galaxy S6 on March 1 at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2015.
Singtel is now offering its 1Gbps Unlimited Fiber for just $50 per month until the end of February. As part of this promotion, Singtel will also offer Linksys' new EA9200 AC3200 tri-band router at a special price.
Friday, 6 Feb 2015
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.
Are the 50.6MP EOS 5DS and 5DSR overkill for you? Perhaps you'd want to take a look at the 24.2MP EOS 750D and 760D entry-level DSLRs that Canon has also announced today.