News: Reads from WWW
Monday, 15 Sep 2014
Apple sets a new pre-order record with the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus; 4 million units were taken within 24 hours.
Some places have bicycle lanes; Chongqing, China has a phone lane. The designated sidewalk is intended for pedestrians glued to their smartphone screens and includes two way demarcations to try to prevent collisions between distracted phone users.
Friday, 12 Sep 2014
Cooler Master has announced its current crop of LGA 2011 compatible CPU coolers also support the new LGA 2011-3 “Haswell-E” processors.
Tech publication Ars Technica has done up a paper template of the Apple iPhone 6 models based on the actual dimensions. You can print the template out and see how each model really feels like in the hand.
According to declassified documents, the U.S. government threatened Yahoo with a massive US$250,000 a day fine if it failed to comply with its request for user communications data.
NVIDIA revealed in its legal document that the HTC Nexus 9 tablet will be powered by the Tegra K1 processor. In addition, the upcoming Nexus tablet should be launched in the coming weeks.
Besides supporting 10GB files, new features are added to allow for faster syncing and Dropbox-like file sharing.
Thursday, 11 Sep 2014
Samsung released six ads on YouTube which poke fun at Apple's problematic live streaming, new iPhones and its Watch. Check out the six videos in this article.
Microsoft is planning to drop the "Nokia" and "Windows Phone" branding in its future mobile devices. "Lumia" will be used alongside the standard Windows logo.
We've told you what we think of the new iPhone 6 and Apple Watch. But what are the all-important opinions of a bunch of famous people?