News: Reads from WWW
Thursday, 29 Sep 2011
Samsung has agreed to a patent cross-licensing deal with Microsoft, related to a series of patent infringement by the Google Android operating system employed by Samsung's portfolio.
It is a no-go for MeeGo project as Tizen, a new Linux-based open source mobile operating system, is announced by Linux Foundation as the former's replacement.
There is still no Instagram on Android, but worry not, because Flickr (Yahoo) has heard your cries, and now has an Android app to ease your Instagram-less sorrows.
We might not get these Disney-flavored Android yummies in Singapore, but here are two smartphones that will debut in Japan soon.
To promote the upcoming Star Wars Blu-ray release, Tokyo's subway trains got outfitted with elegant handrails for a more civilized age.
Amazon launched its own browser, Amazon Silk, that is designed to provide an optimized web surfing experience on the new Amazon Kindle Fire.
Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011
Amazon unveiled its 7-inch Kindle Fire tablet which retails at US$199. It also introduced the Kindle Touch and Touch 3G which cost US$99 and US$149 respectively.
A revamped Delicious.com introduces Stacks, a new way to group and share links. But not all users are happy with the redesign.
Skype releases a new version for the Iphone and Ipad which might turn out to be a double edged sword. While it does offer improvements over the previous version, there are extra costs as well in the form of advertisements.
The developers on the Mozilla Firefox project have been hard at work. Following the release of Firefox 6 last month, Mozilla have released Firefox 7.0 with claims for a smoother and richer web experience.