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Tuesday, 6 Mar 2012

Globalfoundries Achieves Full Independence on its Third Anniversary

Globalfoundries Achieves Full Independence on its Third Anniversary

Globalfoundries has become an independent foundry company on its third anniversary. The Abu Dhabi-based tech consortium Advanced Technology Investment Company (ATIC) has acquired AMD's remaining minority stake in Globalfoundries to become its sole owner.

Facebook Officially Launches Messenger for Windows

Facebook Officially Launches Messenger for Windows

The Facebook messenger app for Windows was leaked out in December last year, and an official download was released in a bid to lessen the impact of the leak. Now Facebook has officially launched the app which allows for chatting with friends without needing to have a browser window open.

ASUS Rumored to Build Google Nexus Tablet

ASUS Rumored to Build Google Nexus Tablet

ASUS is said to be working with Google on a Nexus-branded 7-inch tablet. Not only will the tablet be priced competitively at US$199, it will also be powered by NVIDIA Tegra 3 quad-core processor and Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.

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.

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