News: Reads from WWW
Sunday, 5 Jan 2014
After telling us which OLED TVs it's bringing to CES this week, LG has now told us the LCD TVs we can expect to see. Expectedly, these too are massive UHDTVs that come in both flat and curved form factors.
Polaroid will be showcasing its 50-inch 4K TV at CES 2014. The most attractive aspect of this TV is its US$1,000 price tag.
We know that big and long and curved UHDTVs will be making a splash at this year's CES. But that doesn't mean OLED TVs will be taking a back seat. LG for one will again be bringing its 77-inch curved OLED UHDTV to the trade show.
Friday, 3 Jan 2014
Samsung's Head of Design Team for IT & Mobile Communications division, Dong-hoon Chang reportedly told Korean news site inews24 that the Galaxy S5 will be unveiled at Mobile World Congress 2014 in Barcelona.
Thursday, 2 Jan 2014
An alleged photo of the AMD A10-7850 ‘Kaveri’ APU has been leaked by the Japanese website Hermitage Akihabara. Besides its picture, the site also published the screenshots of the CPU-Z and GPU-Z utilities, revealing more technical specifications of the soon-to-be-launched chip.
Google will be removing Bump -- an app that shares data between devices by bumping them together -- from the Apple App Store and the Google Play store by the end of January. Bump Technologies, the company that made Bump, was acquired by Google in September 2013.
Korean publication ETNews reports that Samsung will be launching a new smartphone with a metallic build alongside the Galaxy S5.
Looking for the biggest UHDTV money can buy? Samsung's 110-inch S9 UHDTV has just gone on sale in select markets. The company will also be unveiling its newest smart TV remote control at CES 2014.
Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013
Nokia has won a lawsuit against HTC that will effectively ban the sale of all Android-based HTC smartphones in Germany due to an alleged patent infringement concerning peer-to-peer sharing over Bluetooth and NFC.
Google and Audi are reportedly working together on an Android-based infotainment system for cars. The companies are likely to announce their plans at the upcoming Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, United States next week. This is according to sources who spoke with the Wall Journal.