News: Reads from WWW
Saturday, 17 Aug 2013
Apple Announces Trade-In Program for Third-Party iPod, iPhone and iPad Chargers (Update: 28 Countries Listed)
Apple has announced a worldwide USB Power Adapter Takeback Program to allow its customers to trade in their third-party chargers for an Apple USB power adapter at a discounted price.
Friday, 16 Aug 2013
Mercedes-Benz is currently testing integration will Google Glass and says it will offer some form of Google Glass functionality by the time the Glass goes into production.
Update: Two days after Microsoft relaunched its YouTube app on the Windows Phone Store, Google has blocked it again.
Lenovo, the current global leader in terms of PC shipments, reported their smartphone and tablet sales have outstripped their PC shipment. According to the New York Times, the company shipped 12.9 million units of smartphones and tablets; while PC units numbered at 12.6 million.
Thursday, 15 Aug 2013
SamMobile claims to have obtained a distribution list where it specifies which country will be receiving the Exynos 5420 and/or Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 variant of the Samsung Galaxy Note III.
Samsung is said to be revealing the Samsung Galaxy Gear at the upcoming Unpacked Episode 2 event on September 4, the same day they are expected to unveil the Samsung Galaxy Note III.
Eight European countries will not be having the Xbox One this Christmas, Microsoft has just announced. Instead, they will be getting the consoles in 2014 due to various factors including language support and partnerships for apps.
Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013
Samsung Hennessy has officially been revealed. The 3.3-inch dual-screen Android flip phone runs on the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean platform, and features a 5-megapixel rear camera, dual-SIM support, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity, as well as a 1,500mAh battery.
As part of Patch Tuesday, Microsoft has issued several bug fixes for Windows 8.1 Preview. Also, new firmwares are available for the company's Surface RT and Surface Pro tablets.
Microsoft has just announced their new Sculpt Ergonomic Desktop. It is a new keyboard and mouse solution that is the result of the company's continued commitment to develop ergonomic products for the harried desktop worker.