News: Reads from WWW
Thursday, 12 Jun 2014
HP has just announced the Apollo series of high performance computer solutions. The series is made of the Apollo 8000 and 6000 systems. The Apollo 8000 system claims to be the world’s first water-cooled supercomputer, with dry-disconnect servers that reduce the risk of water leakages.
Thousands of taxi drivers are protesting against the Uber app across Europe, saying that the app skirts regulations and demanded that stricter regulations be placed on the app and its users.
Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014
Local fiber broadband service provider ViewQwest says that its network is already capable of delivering 4K streams to its customers.
An anonymous tipster sent SamMobile several photos of the Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini along with information on its specs and benchmark scores. Hit the link to find out more.
Google has just agreed to a deal to purchase imaging satellite maker Skybox Imaging for US$500 million in cash.
Monday, 9 Jun 2014
A source of PhoneArena sent in photos of the alleged Samsung Galaxy F smartphone which revealed a brushed metal rear cover. In addition, Samsung is rumored to be launching the phone in September to compete against the Apple iPhone 6.
Newegg announced plans to expand to six countries, including Singapore, by end of June. Will they pose strong competition for brick-and-mortar stores like Challenger and the retailers at Sim Lim Square?
Friday, 6 Jun 2014
The Korea IT Times reported that LG sold over 100,000 units of its G3 flagship smartphone in Korea just five days after its launch. To put that into context, the G3 is selling more than twice faster than its predecessor, the G2.
Wednesday, 4 Jun 2014
Samsung has begun mass production of its new 3D V-NAND flash memory, which has better write endurance and is more power-efficient than current-gen flash memory.
HTC unveiled a plastic variant of its flagship One (M8) smartphone in China. Known as the One (E8), the dual-SIM smartphone ditches the aluminum chassis for polycarbonate and replaces the UltraPixel camera with a 13-megapixel imager.