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Wednesday, 25 Jul 2012

Apple's Q3 Numbers for FY2012 Fall Below Expectations

Apple's Q3 Numbers for FY2012 Fall Below Expectations

Apple is announcing and releasing its Q3 FY2012 earnings. Amazingly, the tech giants failed to live up to expectations of analysts and their performance did not meet predictions.

USB Power Delivery Specs Complete, with Power Delivery of Up to 100W

USB Power Delivery Specs Complete, with Power Delivery of Up to 100W

The USB 3.0 Promoter Group has released new USB Power Delivery specifications, which will enable USB ports to deliver up to 100W of power. This development may potentially eliminate the need for proprietary power adapters to charge laptops and power connected electronics devices.

Tuesday, 24 Jul 2012

Next-Gen iPhone Will Feature 19-Pin

Next-Gen iPhone Will Feature 19-Pin "Mini" Connector (Update)

TechCrunch has verified that the Cupertino company will be replacing the current 30-pin port with a smaller 19-pin port, one that is similar in size to the Thunderbolt port available on MacBook devices. Reuters has confirmed this.

Intel to Refresh Sandy Bridge-E Lineup with Core i7-3970X Extreme Edition?

Intel to Refresh Sandy Bridge-E Lineup with Core i7-3970X Extreme Edition?

According to DonanimHaber, Intel is preparing to launch its Core i7-3970X Extreme Edition in Q4 in its efforts to refresh its Sandy Bridge-E offerings. This new CPU is expected to replace the current Core i7-3960X. Read on for further details about this new processor.

VMware Acquires Nicira for US$1.25 Billion

VMware Acquires Nicira for US$1.25 Billion

VMware has acquired Nicira for US$1.25 billion in cash and equity, adding technology that helps networks run more efficiently to its portfolio of products.

Incoming: New Tablets from Amazon

Incoming: New Tablets from Amazon

Mr Demos Parneros, President of U.S. Retail for Staples Inc, has given word that Amazon has plans to introduce as many as six new tablets soon, including a 10-inch model. It is unclear if he is referring to variations of the Kindle Fire, or a combination of Kindle e-book readers and tablets.

Follow Up to Kindle Fire May Come in 10-inch Form Factor

Follow Up to Kindle Fire May Come in 10-inch Form Factor

According to a report from Reuters based on information from an executive at Staples, Amazon might be releasing a 10-inch version of the Kindle Fire during their next launch.

Monday, 23 Jul 2012

The Windows 8 App Store Advantage

The Windows 8 App Store Advantage

Microsoft announced some of its app store pricing details, meant to give developers incentives to get started on the Windows 8 environment.

Google Acquires Sparrow, Seeks to Beautify Gmail

Google Acquires Sparrow, Seeks to Beautify Gmail

Over the weekend, Google announced that they have acquired Sparrow, makers of the popular desktop Gmail app, for under US$25 million.

Dell's Sputnik Gets the Green Light

Dell's Sputnik Gets the Green Light

Dell's aim to produce an ultrabook targeted at software developers for the Linux operating system Ubuntu, has been given the green light. The idea was under consideration since May 2012.

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