Thursday, 26 Sep 2013
Google announced today, that Google Play Books for Android, iOS and web, is now available in Singapore. Famous Singaporean books like Riot Green and Conversations with Lee Kuan Yew can now be bought and downloaded from the Google Play Store.
Micron Technology has just announced the first shipment of their 2GB Hybrid Memory Cube (HMC) engineering samples. They are touted to improve performance over standard DDR3 and DDR4 DRAM while simultaneously reducing power consumption.
To say that Windows RT has underperformed would be an understatement. Following the discontinuation of the XPS 10, it seems that Dell has joined other tablet makers in ditching Windows RT.
Apple has pulled a stealth refresh of its iMac line, bringing faster processors, graphics, storage and Wi-Fi to the new desktops. They are available for order now on Apple's website, and come ahead of the release of OS X Mavericks, which is rumored to launch next month alongside this year's new iPads.
Following the popularity of Apple's gold iPhone 5S, Samsung seems keen to jump in on the 'gold rush', with two gold edition Galaxy S4s appearing on Samsung Middle East's official Facebook page.
After the announcement of SteamOS, Valve has revealed their plans for hardware. Partnering up with different manufacturers, Valve plans on releasing multiple machines running SteamOS in early 2014.
AMD revs up its gears and introduces a new API (codenamed Mantle) that taps into its GPU architecture to help game developers get the best out of the GPU.
Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013
Key stakeholders of the Next Generation Nationwide Broadband Network (Next Gen NBN) today submitted a joint response calling for IDA to reject the consolidation request by OpenNet, NetLink Trust, CityNet and SingTel.
Yamaha Music has introduced its latest Aventage A30 Series of AV Receivers with 5 models - RX-A730, RX-A830, RX-A1030, RX-A2030, and RX-A3030.
Chinese company Alibaba has launched a Southeast Asia regional page for its e-commerce marketplace Taobao, and opened an office in Singapore to serve the region.