News: Reads from WWW
Thursday, 31 Jul 2014
KDDI,a Japanese telco unveiled a new HTC model, the J Butterfly which is actually a waterproof One (M8) in disguise.
Microsoft has announced the very first update to Windows Phone 8.1. Is Cortana finally coming to Singapore? Sadly, not yet. But there are other features to look forward to, like folder support on the Start screen.
Known for combining Apple notebooks with Wacom digitizers to produce pen tablets, Modbook's latest project is the Modbook Pro X, which converts your Retina MacBook Pro into a pen tablet.
GSMArena reports that HTC has sent out press invites for a launch event in New York City on August 19. It is likely to launch the One (M8) with Windows Phone 8.1.
CEO of Best Buy, Hubert Joly, recently said in an interview that sales of tablets have "crashed" in the past several months and that volume "has really gone down".
Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014
Xiaomi announced yesterday that its first batch of Mi 4 smartphones sold out in China under 40 seconds although it did not reveal how many units were available.
Microsoft and Apple have a long history of taking shots at each other (remember I'm a Mac?), and Microsoft's latest TV spot continues that proud tradition.
Officers in the UK will now ask drivers who were involved in an accident to surrender their mobile phones as part of a crackdown aimed at cutting down accidents caused by calling and texting while driving.
Multiple sources told The Information that Motorola will be manufacturing the next Nexus device, which is said to be a 5.9-inch phablet.
Instagram's newest app, Bolt, lets you capture and send pictures and videos to friends with a single tap. It's available to you if you're living in Singapore, South Africa or New Zealand; the rest of the world will have to wait though. Hit the link for more details.