News: Reads from WWW

Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014

Apple releases third quarter earnings report: iPhones up, iPads down

Apple releases third quarter earnings report: iPhones up, iPads down

Apple has released its third quarter earnings report, with the company announcing $37.4 billion in revenue, even with iPad sales figures sliding downwards.

LG unveils G3 LTE-A with Snapdragon 805 and LTE CAT 6 support for South Korea

LG unveils G3 LTE-A with Snapdragon 805 and LTE CAT 6 support for South Korea

LG Electronics just announced an upgraded version of the G3 smartphone in South Korea. Known as the G3 LTE-A, the device is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 quad-core 2.5GHz processor with support for LTE CAT 6 speeds of up to 225Mbps.

Apple to unveil ultra-thin iPad Mini Air this year, 12.9-inch iPad Pro in 2015?

Apple to unveil ultra-thin iPad Mini Air this year, 12.9-inch iPad Pro in 2015?

The Chinese media is reporting that Apple's next generation iPad Mini will be 30% thinner at 5.25mm. In addition, Apple's rumored 12.9-inch iPad Pro is scheduled for release in 2015.

Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014

Netflix hits 50 million subscribers

Netflix hits 50 million subscribers

We may not have native access to Netflix over here in Singapore, but the company's latest figures from its financial report are quite impressive.

Is the Estar Takee 1 the world's first holographic smartphone?

Is the Estar Takee 1 the world's first holographic smartphone?

Forget Amazon's 3D display, Chinese firm Estar, has just unveiled the world's first holographic smartphone. Looking like one of the holographic devices from Star Wars, the Estar Takee 1 claims to generate holographic images with its four front-facing cameras. Is it truly holographic? Watch the video inside and decide for yourself.

Microsoft is building two touch phones with 3D support

Microsoft is building two touch phones with 3D support

Microsoft is said to be working on two new touch Phones with support for 3D gestures somewhat akin to what it's done with the Kinect gaming console. Early details within.

Uber banned in Seoul as government plans its own app

Uber banned in Seoul as government plans its own app

The government of Seoul has deemed Uber illegal and said that it will launch its own app later this year for official taxis.

Edward Snowden says Dropbox is

Edward Snowden says Dropbox is "hostile to privacy"

Dropbox may be one of the Internet's most popular cloud storage services, but NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden isn't a fan. In a recent interview with The Guardian, Snowden called Dropbox a "targeted, wannabe PRISM partner" that is "very hostile to privacy."

Promotional flyer of Apple iPhone 6 reveals launch and pricing details

Promotional flyer of Apple iPhone 6 reveals launch and pricing details

A leaked promotional flyer for the Apple iPhone 6 appears to reveal the launch and pricing details of the device in China. Hit the link to find out more!

Facebook's Save feature lets you view stuff later

Facebook's Save feature lets you view stuff later

Ever come across an interesting news link or a music video on Facebook, but just don't have the time to click on it? Facebook lets you view all that content at a later time with its new Save feature.

HWZ Presents
Professional quality shooting made possible with a compact camera – the PowerShot G1 X Mark II. Read more about it here.
HWZ Presents
Speed is what most people obsess about when they sign up for a Fibre Broadband plan. Let SingTel shed some light on the truth about Fibre.

All News Categories

News for Past 12 Months

Subscribe to HWZ Here!

Subscribe now to receive latest tech news, articles and promotions straight to your inbox!
 
 
By signing up, you indicate that you have read and agreed to the and .