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Monday, 5 Mar 2012

Apple Reveals Top 25 Apps of All Time

Apple Reveals Top 25 Apps of All Time

Apple's App Store has breached over 25 billion downloads, and to celebrate Apple is picking one lucky winner to get a US$10,000 App Store gift card - enough to satisfy his or her app supply for a lifetime. In the meantime, Apple has revealed the top 25 all-time paid and free apps for both iPhone and iPad.

Will the Apple TV be Revealed on March 7th?

Will the Apple TV be Revealed on March 7th?

Apple's recent media invitation has fueled widespread speculations from tech publications and readers as to whether the Cupertino firm would unveil the Apple TV instead of the presumed iPad 3.

Sunday, 4 Mar 2012

AppTag Laser Blaster Toy Brings Laser Tag to iOS and Android via AR

AppTag Laser Blaster Toy Brings Laser Tag to iOS and Android via AR

For all the kids (and adults) who love first person shooter games, you'll definitely be interested in the AppTag Laser Blaster. The toy gun uses a combination of augmented reality with a focused infrared beam and high frequency sounds, connecting your iOS or Android devices for a laser tag game.

Friday, 2 Mar 2012

Nikon Bangkok Allegedly Stole Images from Canon Photographer for D800 Launch

Nikon Bangkok Allegedly Stole Images from Canon Photographer for D800 Launch

Norwegian landscape photographer Terje Sørgjerd achieved some fame the year before when his beautifully shot video The Mountain went viral. He received a rude surprise yesterday when he saw parts of his video being used, without his knowledge, in a promotional video from a Nikon D800 launch event in Bangkok.

Detailed Ivy Bridge Line Up Leaked by Intel

Detailed Ivy Bridge Line Up Leaked by Intel

Information of Ivy Bridge processors for desktops and notebooks was reportedly chanced upon by folks from CPU World. They found an online PDF document that contained details of these processors as well as their full line up for January - April 2012.

iOS & Android Apps Can Steal Your Photos without You Knowing

iOS & Android Apps Can Steal Your Photos without You Knowing

Loopholes in both iOS and Android allow apps to secretly upload your photographs to remote servers without your permission.

Instagram Gets Update with Faster Camera and Sharing Support to Mixi & Weibo

Instagram Gets Update with Faster Camera and Sharing Support to Mixi & Weibo

One of iOS's most popular photo-sharing app, Instagram, gets an update for its in-app camera. Support is also added for two of Asia's biggest social networks, China's Sina Weibo and Japan's Mixi.

Windows 8 Consumer Preview Being Gobbled Up Like Hotcakes

Windows 8 Consumer Preview Being Gobbled Up Like Hotcakes

In just about a day, the Windows 8 Consumer Preview has racked up one million downloads. Will this new operating system live up to the hype surrounding it?

Thursday, 1 Mar 2012

Raspberry Pi Goes on Sale, Stocks Cleared Out Promptly

Raspberry Pi Goes on Sale, Stocks Cleared Out Promptly

The US$35 Raspberry Pi single-board computer was launched and was promptly sold out. It was developed in the UK by the Raspberry Pi Foundation to encourage the teaching of basic computer science in schools.

Can You Own the Copyright to Bird Songs?

Can You Own the Copyright to Bird Songs?

A recent dispute involving a video uploader and Rumblefish brings into question how YouTube manages copyright complaints. Is the current Content ID system the best answer for resolving such disputes?

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