News: Reads from WWW
Monday, 16 Jun 2014
Hisense, a manufacturer based in Qingdao, China, has risen to fourth position in the global ranking of total TV shipments by manufacturer. It lost to Sony by a mere 0.1% overall, but defeated the same company and ranked among the top 3 in the 4K and large-screen TV segments.
Want to play your Steam games on-the-go? That's what the SteamBoy Machine team is hoping to achieve with the SteamBoy, a portable Steam Machine.
Friday, 13 Jun 2014
In a bold move, Tesla CEO Elon Musk has just declared that the company's patents are "open source" and free for other car manufacturers to use.
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?