News: Reads from WWW
Tuesday, 10 Jan 2012
Sony has just had its go at CES 2012 and shown off a variety of products. However, the upgraded Walkman was the one that caught our eye. The new version runs on Android and has a unique new design.
Sony's newest addition to the Xperia lineup is now formally known as Xperia S instead of its previous moniker, Xperia Nozumi.
HP has just announced the HP Envy 14 Spectre, an Ultrabook that has a Gorilla Glass lid and palmrest. The material seems to be a refreshing change from the usual aluminum or magnesium alloy that we're used to seeing. However there seems to be certain concerns regarding its Ultrabook legitimacy.
Motorola Mobility will join the HomeGrid Forum to promote the new G.hn family of home networking standards. The G.hn protocol defines networking over phone lines, power lines, and coaxial cables with theoretical data rates of up to 1Gbps.
Monday, 9 Jan 2012
ASUS has launched its new graphics card featuring the Radeon HD 7970 GPU. The 28nm GPU is coupled with 3GB of GDDR5 for high memory bandwidth requirements. The card is also one of the first to feature a PCIe Gen3 interface that will potentially remove data bottlenecks between the GPU and CPU.
Toshiba reveals a 10-inch tablet at CES 2012 that is even thinner and lighter than Apple's iPad 2.
Motorola Mobility has announced two new smartphones to launch this spring in Europe, Latin America and China.
ASUS UK has confirmed on its Facebook page that the first generation Eee Pad Transformer and Slider will be getting Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update soon.
The new BryteWerks Model One is a device that takes convergence to the next level. Boating an LCD panel, touch controls, projector and home theater PC capabilities, it is a one-stop entertainment machine everyone would love.
Friday, 6 Jan 2012
Lenovo will be showcasing its latest Ultrabook under the ThinkPad branding at CES 2012. Available in Q3 2012 (in line with Intel's Ivy Bridge launch), the ThinkPad T430u will come with a starting price of US$849.