- Reads from WWW
Friday, 15 Mar 2013
Apple's next-generation "A7" processor is rumored to be slated for volume production by the fourth quarter of this year. TSMC is expected to be the main supplier for Apple and this move is seen as strategy to reduce the company's reliance on Samsung.
Facebook is said to be working on a hashtag function -- not unlike the one used in Twitter -- to add to its stable of services. However, according to Wall Street Journal's sources, this feature won't be in effect any time soon.
Thursday, 14 Mar 2013
Adobe will be stopping sales of boxed editions of its Creative Suite and Acrobat software. Instead, it’ll focus on offering the software through digital downloads and subscriptions.
Google has announced that it is killing off Google Reader, its RSS aggregator that let people subscribe to news feeds from different websites, on 1st July 2013.
Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013
AMD has officially launched its next generation A-Series APUs (Accelerated Processing Units) that were codenamed "Richland". The four new AMD Elite A-Series are slated to be featured in performance and traditional notebooks to be shipped by this month in "selected regions". Read on to uncover more details.
With the new Dropbox 2.0 version that has been made available to users, a number of new UI features are available for the desktop application version. One of the most significant changes is the addition of drop-down menus allowing you to accept or reject sharing requests from the app itself.
The late Steve Jobs will soon get his own biographical manga series, courtesy of famed manga artist, Mari Yamazaki. The series will appear on female oriented manga magazine, Kiss, and will be titled -- Steve Jobs.
Amidst growing and intense competition from rivals, research house IDC predicts that Android tablets will overtake iPads in terms of market share for the first time this year.
Tuesday, 12 Mar 2013
Lenovo's CEO, Yang Yuanqing has expressed interest in a possible deal between Lenovo and BlackBerry. He also added that he needs to analyze the market to see if BlackBerry would be a suitable fit for Lenovo.
Microsoft will be updating IE10 in Windows 8 and Windows RT to let it run Flash content by default. The change of mind comes after the company realizes that most sites with Flash content are ‘compatible with the Windows experience for touch, performance, and battery life.’