News: Reads from WWW
Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011
Meg Whitman, HP's new chief executive, stated that a decision regarding the PC unit's future will be made by the end of this month.
Those with the older gen iPod nano players will get the new features announced yesterday, via a software update.
Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011
GSMArena had the exclusive first live photo leak of the upcoming Samsung Nexus Prime. The image apparently showed the display having a pixel density of over 320 dpi and the device having no hardware buttons.
It is rumored that AMD's Llano APUs will be in short supply due to poor yield rates of Globalfoundries' 32nm process. It is also estimated that this will persist till early 2012.
A recent vulnerability that exposes user data to apps that are granted certain permissions on Android devices such as the HTC Thunderbolt and Evo 3D will be patched in an upcoming firmware update.
In an interview with the Wall Street Journal, Sony Ericsson CEO Bert Nordberg mentioned that he wouldn't feel comfortable investing in Microsoft's Windows Phone platform, as compared to its successful Android portfolio.
Napster is sold by Best Buy to Rhapsody who will eventually phase out the brand and name. It seems that one of the pioneers of the digital music upheaval we have seen in the last two decades or so finally bites the dust.
Specs for the Nikon D800 has been leaked, and according to Nikon Rumors, the DSLR will be equipped with a 36-megapixel sensor.
There's never a more worrying situation for Yahoo as a company, when the man behind a company they bought is thinking about buying them. All eyes are now on Jack Ma to make his move.
HP has been in the news lately and most of it isn't for the right reasons. Its webOS tablet was canned and its longtime staple business's future, PCs, is also in question. And HP is once again in the news with the acquisition of British software firm, Autonomy.