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Tuesday, 23 Oct 2012

AMD to Drop Driver Support for Windows XP?

AMD to Drop Driver Support for Windows XP?

AMD's latest Catalyst drivers, 12.10 and 12.11 Beta both appear to have dropped support for Microsoft's Windows XP OS, with neither set of drivers mentioning the OS in its release notes.

Bill Gates on Windows 8

Bill Gates on Windows 8

Microsoft chairman Bill Gates recently sat down with Steve Clayton, who writes for Microsoft's Technet blog, to share his thoughts on Windows 8 and what this new operating system means for the company.

Monday, 22 Oct 2012

HTC J Butterfly Rebranded as HTC DLX in US

HTC J Butterfly Rebranded as HTC DLX in US

We all know that the HTC J Butterfly smartphone, in all its 5-inch Super LCD 3, 440ppi glory, was recently unveiled in Japan. Now, Android Central has posted leaked images showing what is possibly a US/Verizon version of the J Butterfly called the HTC DLX (short for HTC Deluxe).

Ultra-Dense Tape Drives are the Future of Data Storage

Ultra-Dense Tape Drives are the Future of Data Storage

According to the New Scientist, data storage tapes are poised to make a comeback in a big manner. This stems from a growing need to storage large tranches of data in a cost-effective and power-efficient manner. Hence, ultra-dense tape drives are poised to replace traditional hard disk drives.

Microsoft Has Begun Updating Office RT Preview to Final Version

Microsoft Has Begun Updating Office RT Preview to Final Version

It looks like those getting Windows RT devices on October 26 will also be getting the final version of Office RT on the same day. According to Ars Technica, Microsoft is already delivering an update via Windows Update that will convert the pre-installed preview copy to the final version.

LG and Samsung OLED TVs Delayed Due to High Rejection Rates

LG and Samsung OLED TVs Delayed Due to High Rejection Rates

According to a recent report by The Korea Times, OLED TVs are unlikely to hit retail shelves anytime soon with rumors suggesting that manufacturing problems faced by the likes of LG and Samsung could delay the official launch of these highly anticipated TV sets till 2013.

Google Unveiling New Devices and Software Enhancements on 29 October?

Google Unveiling New Devices and Software Enhancements on 29 October?

The Next Web learns from a source with knowledge of Google's plans that a number of new devices and software enhancements are expected to be unveiled on 29 October.

Friday, 19 Oct 2012

Newsweek to Go All-Digital in 2013

Newsweek to Go All-Digital in 2013

80 years in print later, Newsweek will move to an all-digital format early 2013 and will ceased its print publication on the last day of the year due to the increasingly challenging print advertising environment and a growing online audience.

Linn: Neil Young's High-Res Music Service Will Lead to

Linn: Neil Young's High-Res Music Service Will Lead to "Ridicule and Failure"

Linn Products' Managing Director, Gilad Tiefenbrun, has dismissed Neil Young's upcoming Pono project as "misguided". He also added how the project might risk fragmenting the music market and possibly delay the adoption of high-resolution formats by the wider music industry.

Rumor: Intel's Next-Gen Atom CPUs to Feature Up to Eight Cores

Rumor: Intel's Next-Gen Atom CPUs to Feature Up to Eight Cores

Intel is rumored to be working on the next generation of Atom processors that are targeted at powering micro servers. Dubbed Avoton, this upcoming system-on-a-chip (SoC) will be based on 22nm Silvermont architecture and feature up to eight cores that share 4MB of L2 cache (1MB per core).

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