Friday, 24 Feb 2012
It's the time of the year again where the very best tech products and brands are honored by HWM and HardwareZone's prestigious Tech Awards event held today. In its third year running, the HWM+HardwareZone.com Tech Awards 2012 garnered over 155,000 votes for the 37 Reader's Choice categories, while the editorial team tested nearly 160 products to determine 34 Editor's Choice awards.
NVIDIA has trademark the new name of its Tegra 3 architecture to the 4-PLUS-1 quad core architecture to accommodate the products' growing popularity.
Right now, Ultrabook prices are a little out of reach for some consumers, while others may complain about its small storage space. Both issues are directly associated with the Ultrabook's reliance on SSDs, but hybrid drives might just be the solution that PC manufacturers are looking for.
Olympus Australia has published five new videos of the Olympus OM-D E-M5 Micro Four Thirds camera in action. One of the most interesting features, five axis image stabilization, is clearly demonstrated in the videos, as well as the new shadow/highlight controls inside the electronic viewfinder.
MSI has announced BIOS updates for its Intel Express Z68 and H61 motherboard series to support Intel Ivy Bridge processors. These updates will be released progressively on the official website of MSI. The new 22nm Ivy Bridge processors are expected to be launched in April.
MotionCore architectures are optimized for motion sensing and data fusion applications, and run implementations of Movea's proprietary SmartMotion algorithms.
Panasonic has revealed in an interview that they're planning to release a "very high-end (Micro Four Thirds) camera", as well as increase their focus on MFT lenses. It's not clear if Panasonic is referring to the GH3 or an entirely new camera, but they say that their increased efforts is based on the possibility of a Canon mirrorless system camera coming later this year.
Android users now have another reason to rejoice as cloud storage service, Box, is giving Android users a treat by offering 50GB free storage. The offer is valid until 23rd March, and provides you with 50GB of free cloud storage with no strings attached.
LG's upcoming MWC lineup of Android smartphones was caught on video by Italian site Telefonino. The video also gives a sneak peak at LG's new customized interface running on the LG Optimus 4X HD.
More rumored details on the upcoming quad-core HTC Endeavor/One X have emerged, reports MoDaCo.