News: Reads from WWW
Wednesday, 9 Nov 2011
The surprise sale of Kobo, maker of Borders' e-reader, to Japan's Rakuten for $315 million could be a big step towards the company's expansion into downloadable media.
Mozilla has made Firefox 8 available for download. The new web browser introduces the ability to search through tweets, on-demand tab browsing and greater HTML 5 support.
When HP called for a meeting with webOS employees on Tuesday to discuss about the fate of what used to be the most promising mobile operating systems out there, everyone thought that a decision has been made. Turns out it was the exact opposite.
Tuesday, 8 Nov 2011
A temporary fix has been released by Microsoft for the Duqu Trojan, however, the company didn't comment on the timeline for the release of its official patch for this vulnerability.
The HTC Edge is reportedly equipped with a quad-core processor and is said to be the Taiwanese company's first (and probably the world's first) such handset.
As HP struggles to re-organize themselves, a big question looms over the Palm (webOS) unit that HP bought for US$1.2 billion last year. Does it have a role to play in HP's future?
Reluctant to make that leap to 3D? You are not alone for more than 50 percent of Americans are similarly apprehensive about purchasing a 3D TV as recent results from Retrevo.com reveals.
Friday, 4 Nov 2011
Google channels one of the Internet's best memes: simply search for "do a barrel roll".
Another problem sprung up for Apple. Many iPhone 4S owners reported that Siri was not functioning on their phones.
Samsung unveils the first TV app which supports PayPal payments.