Friday, 3 Aug 2012
Viki has collaborated with Microsoft to bring premium TV content to MSN sites in Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, and the Philippines. Viki will localize and stream television shows, movies, and music videos to 17.6 million MSN users.
Citibank, DBS, EZ-Link, M1, SingTel, and StarHub, will launch the nation-wide NFC services through a secure, unified, and comprehensive third-party infrastructure managed by Gemalto and supported by IDA. Consumers will be offered a choice of multiple contactless payment products on their NFC phones, while businesses will have the option of deploying secured mobile services.
Social media management platform, Wildfire Interactive, has been acquired by Google. This is likely done to bolster the search giant's presence in its desperate battle to control the social media marketing space.
Nem Marshal by ATC-NY is a user-friendly and automated memory analysis system which helps forensic investigators analyze captured volatile memory (RAM) images.
NVIDIA is reportedly launching two new cards in September and they are the GeForce GTX 660 and 650. These graphics cards will be targeted at the mainstream market with their attractive price range of US$189 to US$229.
Samsung is sending out invites for its upcoming Mobile Unpacked event at IFA 2012. The event is scheduled on 29 August in Berlin.
Samsung has just announced the production of ultra-fast embedded memory for smartphones, tablets, and other mobile devices. It is the first chip maker to support the latest JEDEC e-MMC v4.5 specification that standardizes more features for enhanced performance, efficiency, security, and reliability.
Multiple user accounts should be coming soon to Android after developers discovered a code embedded in Jelly Bean that allows multiple profile switching.
The Infocomm Development Authority (IDA) has imposed a new set of minimum standards for network builder OpenNet to comply, including a three-day window to complete fibre installation works for 98 percent of home users.
Thursday, 2 Aug 2012
RIM CEO spoke to The Telegraph about how the company could go about licensing its upcoming BlackBerry 10 platform to other phone manufacturers.