Tuesday, 6 Nov 2012
Researchers at Vupen Security, a private security firm that is based in France, claimed that they have uncovered multiple zero-day vulnerabilities in Windows 8 and IE10. These security flaws may potentially allow cybercriminals to gain control of a Windows 8 machine remotely.
The largest mobile vendor is said to be preparing for a "radical brand makeover" that would be ready for unveiling at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2013. Australia's Channel News reports.
Nikon has just announced the D5200 DSLR camera, the successor to the D5100 which was released in early 2011. Like the D5100, the D5200 is Nikon's higher-powered entry-level model and sits above the basic D3200. It comes with a 24MP sensor, 39 AF points and a completely redesigned user interface.
The Wireless Speaker and Audio (WiSA) Association announces the formation of a new Technical Advisory Committee and associated Special Interest Groups to advance the development of wireless audio solutions for home theater, consumer electronics, and professional AV markets.
After becoming the must have photo app for both Android and iOS devices, Instagram has just announced that it will now be available and accessible on the web. Users will now be able to share and view their snaps on the desktop.
Arctic has just debut its Arctic Freezer i30 CO CPU cooler that is made exclusively for Intel processors, banking on the demand for cooling equipment for these processors. The Arctic Freezer i30 CPU cooler is compatible with Intel LGA2011, LGA1155 and LGA1156 CPU sockets.
Monday, 5 Nov 2012
Apple just announced that it has sold three million iPads in three days.
Sony is rumored to be shipping its second generation PlayStation 4 development kits to selected game studios. According to VG24/7, the hardware of the kits is housed inside of a typical PC chassis, with a third revision expected sometime in January 2014.
Time Magazine gave five photographers direct access to its Instagram feed recently in a bid to bring Hurricane Sandy coverage to their readers as quickly as possible.
Sony, Panasonic, and Sharp suffer massive losses with regards to their TV businesses. Reasons were attributed to plunging costs of flat-screen TVs worldwide, a robust Yen, as well as growing competition from South Korean rivals like LG Electronics and Samsung.