- Reads from WWW
Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013
Motorola recently unveiled Project Ara, a free and open hardware platform for creating highly modular phones. Early designs of these phones show that each and every part can be swapped around, letting users choose what their devices can do, and how much they cost.
It appears Google is ready to join the fray with rumors that the Google smartwatch will be hitting the market within months. Hit the link for more.
Google has announced that their instant messaging service, Google Hangout, will now come with SMS integration. Other improvements include support for animated GIFs as well.
Apple has confirmed to The New York Times that a manufacturing issue has affected a limited number of iPhone 5S units which caused the battery to drain faster or take a longer time to charge.
Tuesday, 29 Oct 2013
A limitation of the advanced compact cameras has always been their focal range, and the Stylus 1 gets rid of that with a 10.7x optical zoom lens that has a constant aperture of f/2.8 throughout its zoom range. The camera also sports a built-in hot shoe and 3 EV-stop ND filter. Hit the link for more details.
Google will be releasing a new version of Google Glass which will be compatible with prescription eyewear. The option to switch to the new model will be given to all existing Glass users who purchased their device before 28th October 2013.
During Apple's fourth quarter earnings call, Apple CEO said that he was unsure whether they would have enough stock of iPad Minis when it launches.
Apple today announced financial results for its fiscal 2013 fourth quarter. Hit the link to read about the figures and monies.
Monday, 28 Oct 2013
Rumors are hot that Nikon will be announcing a full-frame retro-styled camera this or next week. Click through for the speculated specs and the teaser videos that Nikon has been putting out.
Google recently launched Google WiFi Passport in Jakarta, Indonesia, that provides free and affordable wireless online access through designated Wi-Fi hotspots. This service is only available to Android users, whose devices are running Android 2.2 (Froyo) and above.