Tuesday, 30 Oct 2012
Sony today announced a broadened and deepened lineup of 4K-capable equipment that will simplify the creation of a wide variety of 4K productions, including (but not limited to) two new CineAlta 4K cameras – PMW-F55 and PMW-F5, a HXR-IFR5 interface unit, and a 30-inch 4096 x 2160 resolution monitor - PVM-X300.
Designed for the Windows 8 and Windows RT platform, the range of touch-optimized convertibles announced include the IdeaPad Yoga series, ThinkPad Twist S230u, and the ThinkPad Tablet 2.
Targeted at new gamers, Cougar's latest RX power supply series comes in a classic color mix of black and orange-red with a 14cm fan to expel heat with a lower rotating speed and lower noise. The fan also has the ability to adjust its RPM automatically according to its current temperature.
Developers will be glad to hear that Microsoft has finally settled on a release date for the Windows Phone 8 SDK, which should be available to all by tomorrow. The SDK can be downloaded for free from Microsoft's website.
Seagate has announced that all of its external storage devices are now compatible with the new Windows 8 in addition to the current Windows 7/Vista/XP.
Scott Forstall, Apple's SVP for iOS software, is leaving Apple at the end of the year. But all is not as it seems as sources are reporting that he was let go because he was stubborn, manipulative, brash and disliked by Apple's top brass.
Taiwanese TFT-LCD panel manufacturer, AU Optronics (AUO), recently unveiled a 65-inch 4K (Ultra HD) LCD TV panel based on the indium gallium zinc oxide (IGZO) semiconducting material.
Google just unveiled the Nexus 4, Nexus 10, Android 4.2, 32GB Nexus 7 (Wi-Fi) and 3G variant. Hit the link to find out more.
Titan, touted as the world's first open-source supercomputer, made its debut at the Oak Ridge Labs in the United States. Titan is 20 times faster than Jaguar, its predecessor, as the former is capable of a peak performance of 20 petaflops - 20 million billion floating-point operations per second.
Monday, 29 Oct 2012
A two-minute video of the LG Nexus 4 running on Android 4.2 appeared on YouTube. Read on to find out more.