News: Reads from WWW
Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013
Research firm IDC has revised down its PC shipments estimates for the year. Initially, the firm expected shipment levels to decline by 9.7%; however, this figure has been adjusted to 10.7%. According to IDC, this marks the most severe yearly contraction.
VSCO Cam, one of the most popular photography apps on iOS, is now available for Android devices.
Tuesday, 3 Dec 2013
British artist Kyle Lambert has finger-painted a portrait of Morgan Freeman on his iPad Air, and the result is scary (in a good way). Bookmark this and show it to the next person who tells you that the iPad is only a toy.
Following news of OCZ filing for bankruptcy last week, Toshiba has announced and confirmed that it will indeed be purchasing assets of OCZ.
Dell is no stranger to 4K monitors, with a 31.5-inch monitor in its product stable. But for those wanting a smaller display, the company has responded with two new smaller screen-size models featuring the same resolution as their larger sibling.
A report released by Kantar Worldpanel indicates that almost half of the iPhone 5C units sold were bought by users from competitor brands.
SamMobile claims that Samsung will announce the Galaxy Note 3 Lite at Mobile World Congress 2014 in February.
Wired reports that Google has sneakily banned the use of more than 1,4000 English words in its Google Keyboard app for Android users. Hit the link to find out more.
Monday, 2 Dec 2013
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos recently said on 60 Minutes that the company is toying with the idea of using drones to send customers their purchases.
Julie Larson-Green, executive VP of Devices and Studios at Microsoft, has said that Microsoft now has three mobile operating systems and "we're not going to have three." Somehow we don't think they're going to kill Windows Phone and Windows, so it's going to be you, RT.