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Tuesday, 4 Feb 2014
Sonnet Announces Echo Express III-D, III-R, and SE II Expansion Chassis with Thunderbolt 2 Technology
Sonnet has announced that its Echo Express III-D (desktop), Echo Express III-R (rackmount), and Echo Express SE II (desktop) Thunderbolt-to-PCIe card expansion chassis are the first devices of their kind to ship with 20Gbps Thunderbolt 2 interfaces.
StarHub and LINE has jointly unveiled Singapore's first LINE plan exclusively for StarHub Mobile pre-paid customers to chat, text, and send over 10,000 LINE stickers and emoticons at just 40 cents per day or S$6 for a 30-day plan.
The latest addition to the Klipsch Music Center Series enables instant wireless streaming on AptX-enabled devices at the touch of a button. Additionally, listeners can wave a NFC-equipped music source over GiG for instant device pairing.
M1 posted on its Facebook Page an hour ago that some customers are experiencing problems sending text messages or making voice calls. (Updated at 11.30AM: We have received feedback from M1 customers that they did not have any service signal on their phones while some experienced no mobile data connectivity.)
Thursday, 30 Jan 2014
Google just announced that it is selling Motorola Mobility to Lenovo for US$2.91 billion. While Lenovo will acquire the portfolio of mobile phones, Google still retains the vast majority of Motorola's patents.
Wednesday, 29 Jan 2014
The BlackBerry 10 OS version 10.2.1 will start rolling out today in the U.S., Europe, Canada, the Middle East, Africa, APAC, and Latin America, and will be available for the entire line of smartphones running BlackBerry 10.
Olympus has added the M.Zuiko Digital 25mm F1.8 lens to its M.Zuiko Premium series, and expanded its M.Zuiko series to include the M.Zuiko Digital Ed 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 EZ lens.
Olympus has announced two Stylus compact digital cameras, TG-850 Tough, the first Tough series to be equipped with a tilting LCD, and SP-100 EE, the first Olympus camera to feature a built-in dot sight, along with the OM-D E-M5 PRO Lens Kit.
Parallels Access for the iPad has been enhanced, with new features and improvements including Windows support that's now out of beta, support for 11 languages, and a new single port connection which makes it easier for users to work within certain corporate networks.
AMD has released its first 64-bit, ARM-based Opteron A1100 series processors for servers. These chips support 4- or 8-core ARM Cortex-A57 processors. The company also announced its contribution of a new micro server design, based on the Opteron A-series, to the Open Compute Project.