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Thursday, 26 Jun 2014
Google showed off the LG G Watch, Samsung Gear Live, and Moto 360 smartwatches running its Android Wear software at Google I/O today. LG and Samsung's devices will be available for order on the Google Play Store later today, while Motorola's watch will launch later this year.
We still don't know if its Lollypop, Liquorice or Lemon Meringue, but we do know that Google's Android L Developer Preview will bring with it an all-encompassing visual reboot that will span the entire user experience. Meet "Material Design".
Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014
Xiaomi Singapore announced that it will begin selling 5,000 units of the Redmi Note on July 8, 12 noon.
Gigabyte has refreshed the Brix Mini-PC series with its new Brix Gaming PC kit. Powered by a 4th gen Intel Core Haswell processor, with a NVIDIA GTX 760 graphics chip, the system is touted as a compact D-I-Y kit to address the graphical compute needs of gamers and designers alike.
Acronis announces True Image for Mac, offering dual protection of full system images both locally and to the Acronis Cloud. There is also Parallels Desktop support for backup and recovery of Parallels virtual machines even in their active state.
Microsoft updated the Nokia X family of smartphones with a new member, the X2 which comes with improved specs such as a larger display, a faster processor, more RAM. a better camera and a bigger battery.
Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014
With the latest version of the Deezer app, subscribers to the Premium+ service will now be able to access all the features they love on their TV using Chromecast.
Now, readers can buy the new All-in-One price package for TNP's print, online, and smartphone platforms at $24.10/month (not inclusive of the applicable delivery fee). The digital offering includes the new TNP interactive ePaper. Head inside for details on subscription promotions.
Monday, 23 Jun 2014
The latest version of WeChat comes with the ability to translate text between you and your new friends from abroad, and lets you keep your conversations private with the latest Groups with Password feature.
Sony has just announced three new wireless speakers: the SRS-X3, SRS-X2, and SRS-X1 Ultra-compact Wireless Speakers. Designed to be used on-the-go, the speakers feature superior sound, Bluetooth and NFC connectivity.