News: Reads from WWW
Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014
Towards the tail end of 2013, Valve revealed their Steam Machines and SteamOS platform for gamers. If sources are correct, a total of 12 partners may be ready to unveil Steam Machines of their own.
Monday, 6 Jan 2014
Qualcomm has announced an ultra HD-capable Snapdragon 802 processor for next-generation smart TVs, smart set-top boxes and smart digital media adapters. Also unveiled today is the Snapdragon 602A applications processor for connected in-car infotainment.
Notch, Quebee, Avid Union, and Proscenium have announced that they will be launching their latest mobile accessory and wearable computing products on Kickstarter at the end of this month.
LG has confirmed its Life Band Touch wearable device in a CES 2014 press release.
Close to a year after acquiring WebOS from HP, it seems like LG is ready to debut its WebOS-powered smart TVs at CES 2014.
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.