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Monday, 25 Jun 2012

Cloud-Based Gaming Company Gaikai Reportedly Up for Sale

Cloud-Based Gaming Company Gaikai Reportedly Up for Sale

According to Fortune, cloud-based gaming company Gaikai is reportedly up for sale. The California-based startup has allegedly hired bankers for its pending sale and the company may be worth up to US$500 million. Read on to find out more about its lucrative sale.

ICANN Reveals New Web Suffixes

ICANN Reveals New Web Suffixes

ICANN published a complete list of generic Top-Level Domain (gTLD) names applied by various organizations recently, in what is anticipated to be the largest expansion in the history of the Domain Name System.

Friday, 22 Jun 2012

Google I/O 2012 App Released on Google Play

Google I/O 2012 App Released on Google Play

Google has released a companion app for Android users on Google Play for its upcoming I/O 2012 event, allowing users to sync events/sessions with their calendar, and better follow and participate in #io2012 discussions on Google+.

Huawei to Launch Windows Phone in Q4 2012? (Update)

Huawei to Launch Windows Phone in Q4 2012? (Update)

An industry analyst for CCS Insight claimed in his tweets that Huawei will be launching its first Windows Phone, Huawei Ascend W1, in Q4 2012. The device will be available globally in Q1 2013.

NVIDIA Issues Response to Torvalds' Complaints over Linux Graphics Support

NVIDIA Issues Response to Torvalds' Complaints over Linux Graphics Support

At a recent Q & A session to an audience at the Aalto Center for Entrepreneurship in Otaniemi, Finland, Linus Torvalds who is the brain child behind the Linux kernel project, complained harshly about the lack of Linux support from NVIDIA. NVIDIA has issued their diplomatic response to his outburst.

No More Typos: Facebook Enables Comment and History Editing

No More Typos: Facebook Enables Comment and History Editing

Facebook is about to empower users with the ability to edit comments made on the social media platform without time limitations. As a fail-safe measure, other users will be able to see the complete edit history of the thread to prevent any ugly disputes.

Android 4.1 Confirmed as Jelly Bean, Galaxy Nexus to be First Jelly Bean Phone

Android 4.1 Confirmed as Jelly Bean, Galaxy Nexus to be First Jelly Bean Phone

It's (almost) official that the next iteration of the Android mobile operating system is named Jelly Bean. The Samsung Galaxy Nexus will be the first device to be powered by Jelly Bean.

Thursday, 21 Jun 2012

Android Apps on Sale for One Day on the Summer Solstice

Android Apps on Sale for One Day on the Summer Solstice

Google is offering a one-day flash sale on some of its apps in mark of the summer solstice in the U.S. And while it's always summer here in Singapore, we still get to enjoy these deals as well - the flash sale ends 21 June (U.S. time), so grab them quick!

Subscription Fees Coming to Facebook Apps

Subscription Fees Coming to Facebook Apps

In a recent statement on their developer blog, Facebook has revealed that it will allow app makers to charge users a subscription fee. The new move opens up a new revenue stream for developers in addition to the one-time payment model that is already in place.

Apple Fined for Misleading iPad Advertising Claims

Apple Fined for Misleading iPad Advertising Claims

An Australian judge has fined Apple over $2.2 million for misleading customers that its latest iPad was compatible with the country's 4G broadband network.

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