News: Reads from WWW
Wednesday, 30 Nov 2011
Microsoft may be working on an iPad version of the Microsoft Office Suite, in order to extend their business app's market share within the tablet scene.
An iPhone 4/4S caused a small uproar on an Australian airplane last Friday after 'glowing red and emitting significant amounts of dense smoke', according to the Australian airline Regional Express.
The Google search bar gets a makeover and is now redesigned for greater functionality and quicker navigation.
ASUS has gotten the upper hand in the quad-core tablet race with its Transformer Prime tablet already available for pre-order in North America, but Acer and Lenovo are planning to close the gap in early 2012.
Lenovo's Internet-connected LeTV is primed for launch in the first quarter. However, no other hardware specifics have been given by the Chinese firm as yet.
Tuesday, 29 Nov 2011
Simple hack turns LCD panel into a privacy monitor, where only the wearer of polarized glasses gets to see what's onscreen.
The detailed lineup of Ivy Bridge desktop CPUs have been revealed and we should expect to see eleven new processors with their impending launch in March 2012.
Is SSD finally going to displace the mechanical hard disk drive? According to Kingston, it is, and that's going to take place in the second half of 2012.
Panasonic will be targeting the European market from next spring onwards, Reuters reports.
While working to tackle the problem of providing wireless internet connectivity to countries in Africa, a group of researchers funded by the Finnish government have found a way to lessen the power consumption of 3G usage.