Microsoft: Touch-friendly Modern Office Development Is Progressing Smoothly

Microsoft: Touch-friendly Modern Office Development Is Progressing Smoothly

NEWS  /  03 Apr 2014  /  21 weeks ago

At Build 2014, Microsoft has also taken some time to demo the Modern-style version of Office. But this touch-friendly Office looks to be still far away from an official release.

Microsoft Announces Windows 8.1 Update, Coming on April 8

Microsoft Announces Windows 8.1 Update, Coming on April 8

NEWS  /  03 Apr 2014  /  21 weeks ago

Less than six months after releasing Windows 8.1, the first major update for the operating system is set to arrive next week with many UI tweaks to please keyboard and mouse users.

ASUS VivoTab Note 8 Launched

ASUS VivoTab Note 8 Launched

NEWS  /  02 Apr 2014  /  21 weeks ago

The 8-inch Windows 8.1 tablet with a Wacom digitizer stylus is now available exclusively at all Best Denki outlets for S$499. Every purchase of the VivoTab Note 8 will entitle you to a free VersaSleeve. The first 100 customers will also get a free Microsoft Wedge Keyboard.

Samsung Unveils Trio of Galaxy Tab 4 Tablets, Global Availability from Q2

Samsung Unveils Trio of Galaxy Tab 4 Tablets, Global Availability from Q2

NEWS  /  01 Apr 2014  /  21 weeks ago

Samsung today announced a trio of new Android tablets under the Galaxy Tab 4 branding. They are the Galaxy Tab 4 (7.0), (8.0) and (10.1) and will be available globally from Q2.

Report: Worldwide Market for Tablets Expected to Grow by 38.6% in 2014

Report: Worldwide Market for Tablets Expected to Grow by 38.6% in 2014

NEWS  /  28 Mar 2014  /  21 weeks ago

According to Gartner, the worldwide market for tablets is expected to grow by 38.6%, with an estimated 2.7 billion units that will be shipped by the end of this year. This is due to strong demand for such devices in emerging markets, outside of North America.

Microsoft Announces Office for iPad Apps; Office Mobile for iPhone & Android Phones Now Free

Microsoft Announces Office for iPad Apps; Office Mobile for iPhone & Android Phones Now Free

NEWS  /  28 Mar 2014  /  21 weeks ago

iPad-optimized versions of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint have now hit the App Store. Another piece of good news is that home use of Office Mobile for iPhone and Android phones no longer needs an Office 365 subscription.

Samsung Announces Local Availability of Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1” and 8.4” Tablets

Samsung Announces Local Availability of Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1” and 8.4” Tablets

NEWS  /  25 Mar 2014  /  22 weeks ago

The Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1” and 8.4” tablets are available now. They come in LTE and Wi-Fi only SKUs. Read on to uncover their pricing details.

Flappy Bird Creator Plans to Put App Back on App Stores

Flappy Bird Creator Plans to Put App Back on App Stores

NEWS  /  20 Mar 2014  /  23 weeks ago

The creator of Flappy Bird has said that he plans to put the app back on app stores in the future, but "not so soon".

Patent Wars: ZiiLabs Files Patent Infingement Lawsuit Against Apple and Samsung

Patent Wars: ZiiLabs Files Patent Infingement Lawsuit Against Apple and Samsung

NEWS  /  11 Mar 2014  /  24 weeks ago

ZiiLabs, a wholly owned subsidiary of Creative Technology, has just filed a patent infringement lawsuit in the United States against Apple and Samsung.

Would We Ever Get to See the Dual-OS-Capable ASUS Transformer Book Duet?

Would We Ever Get to See the Dual-OS-Capable ASUS Transformer Book Duet?

NEWS  /  10 Mar 2014  /  24 weeks ago

According to a Digitimes report, Google has pressured ASUS to delay the launch of its Android/Windows-capable Transformer Book Duet hybrid notebook.

Goodbye Samsung, Apple Turns to TSMC to Manufacture New "A8" SoC

Goodbye Samsung, Apple Turns to TSMC to Manufacture New "A8" SoC

NEWS  /  07 Mar 2014  /  24 weeks ago

According to reports, Apple is turning to TSMC to produce its rumored quad-core 64-bit "A8" SoC that will power its latest iPhones and iPads.

Sony Xperia Z2 and Z2 Tablet Coming to Singapore in End March

Sony Xperia Z2 and Z2 Tablet Coming to Singapore in End March

NEWS  /  06 Mar 2014  /  25 weeks ago

We just got word from Sony Mobile Singapore that the Xperia Z2 and Z2 Tablet will be available in end March.

Siri, Meet Cortana

Siri, Meet Cortana

NEWS  /  05 Mar 2014  /  25 weeks ago

More information about Cortana, the digital personal assistant in Windows Phone 8.1, continues to surface. After some screenshots, we now have a video that shows the initial setup process.

AMD and BlueStacks Announces New “Android on Windows” Software Optimized for AMD APUs

AMD and BlueStacks Announces New “Android on Windows” Software Optimized for AMD APUs

NEWS  /  27 Feb 2014  /  25 weeks ago

AMD and BlueStacks have announced the new “Android on Windows” software that is optimized for Windows devices, powered by select AMD APUs. This new software solution is slated for launch later this year, with a suggested retail price of US$39.95.

Microsoft Surface 2 Tablet to be Available from March 14 Onwards

Microsoft Surface 2 Tablet to be Available from March 14 Onwards

NEWS  /  27 Feb 2014  /  26 weeks ago

Microsoft's new Surface 2 tablet, which runs Windows RT 8.1, will be available locally from March 14 onwards in both 32GB and 64GB flavors.

ASUS Exhibits Its Complete Lineup of Mobile Gadgets at the MWC 2014

ASUS Exhibits Its Complete Lineup of Mobile Gadgets at the MWC 2014

NEWS  /  26 Feb 2014  /  26 weeks ago

At the Mobile World Congress, ASUS is showcasing two new additions to the Fonepad line, Fonepad 7 LTE (ME372CL), and Fonepad 7 (ME175CG), the ZenFone series, PadFone mini, and the new PadFone. Also on display is the ZenUI, ASUS's intuitive new UI exclusive to its mobile devices.

Sony Unveils Its 6.4mm-thin Waterproof Xperia Z2 Tablet

Sony Unveils Its 6.4mm-thin Waterproof Xperia Z2 Tablet

NEWS  /  26 Feb 2014  /  26 weeks ago

In addition to announcing its waterproof Xperia Z2 and mid-range Xperia M2 smartphones at the MWC, Sony has also introduced its ultra-slim waterproof Xperia Z2 tablet which boasts a 10.1-inch Full HD TRILUMINOS Display for mobile with Sony’s new Live Color LED technology.

NVIDIA Tegra Note 7 Gets Connected with LTE

NVIDIA Tegra Note 7 Gets Connected with LTE

NEWS  /  25 Feb 2014  /  26 weeks ago

At the Mobile World Congress, NVIDIA has announced the addition of its i500 LTE modem and 4G LTE cellular connection to its 7-inch Android tablet, the Tegra Note 7.

Windows 8.1 Update Coming in Spring; Windows Phone Sees Nine New Hardware Partners

Windows 8.1 Update Coming in Spring; Windows Phone Sees Nine New Hardware Partners

NEWS  /  24 Feb 2014  /  26 weeks ago

At Mobile World Congress, Microsoft has revealed that an update to Windows 8.1 will arrive this spring. And Windows Phone has gained several new hardware partners.

Samsung Galaxy Note Pro (12.2-Inch Display) Available in Singapore from February 22

Samsung Galaxy Note Pro (12.2-Inch Display) Available in Singapore from February 22

NEWS  /  18 Feb 2014  /  27 weeks ago

Samsung today announced that the Galaxy Note Pro (12.2-inch Display) with LTE will be available in Singapore from February 22. The Wi-Fi model will be launched a week later on March 1.

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