News: Reads from WWW
Tuesday, 29 Oct 2013
A limitation of the advanced compact cameras has always been their focal range, and the Stylus 1 gets rid of that with a 10.7x optical zoom lens that has a constant aperture of f/2.8 throughout its zoom range. The camera also sports a built-in hot shoe and 3 EV-stop ND filter. Hit the link for more details.
Google will be releasing a new version of Google Glass which will be compatible with prescription eyewear. The option to switch to the new model will be given to all existing Glass users who purchased their device before 28th October 2013.
During Apple's fourth quarter earnings call, Apple CEO said that he was unsure whether they would have enough stock of iPad Minis when it launches.
Apple today announced financial results for its fiscal 2013 fourth quarter. Hit the link to read about the figures and monies.
Monday, 28 Oct 2013
Rumors are hot that Nikon will be announcing a full-frame retro-styled camera this or next week. Click through for the speculated specs and the teaser videos that Nikon has been putting out.
Google recently launched Google WiFi Passport in Jakarta, Indonesia, that provides free and affordable wireless online access through designated Wi-Fi hotspots. This service is only available to Android users, whose devices are running Android 2.2 (Froyo) and above.
Teardowns of the latest MacBook Pros with Retina display from Apple reveals that the newest models are just as difficult to repair and upgrade as its predecessor.
Friday, 25 Oct 2013
Samsung has started rolling out the Android 4.3 update for the Galaxy S4. The update brings support for Galaxy Gear, improved RAM management, new camera firmware and improved display color reproduction.
Toshiba has just launched its first 7mm thick, two-platter 2.5-inch hard drive, which has up to 1TB of storage capacity. Its small form factor is ideal for use in Ultrabooks, a category of notebooks that are extremely thin-and-light.
According to Billboard, Youtube is readying a music streaming service that will be launched very soon. The service will stream both audio and video content on two service tiers. One is free to use while the other operates on paid subscriptions, similar to Spotify and Google Play All Access.