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Wednesday, 21 May 2014

China Bans Windows 8 on Government Computers

China Bans Windows 8 on Government Computers

Following Microsoft's decision to officially end support for Windows XP, China has decided to ban the use of Windows 8 on its government computers, citing that it was to ensure "computer security".

Box's New Android App Opens Almost Any File You Throw at It

Box's New Android App Opens Almost Any File You Throw at It

The updated Box Android app gets a cleaner and faster interface. That's not all; it also gets an improved image gallery and a new document previewer.

Video of Samsung Galaxy S5 Active Leaked (Updated)

Video of Samsung Galaxy S5 Active Leaked (Updated)

TK Tech News uploaded a short hands-on video of the Samsung Galaxy S5 Active on YouTube. The leaker claims that the Galaxy S5 Active has a "much more crisp display" than the Galaxy S5. Hit the link to find out more.

Tuesday, 20 May 2014

Google Launches Hangouts Plugin for Microsoft Outlook

Google Launches Hangouts Plugin for Microsoft Outlook

Google brings Hangouts to Outlook users via a new plugin. More details within.

5.5-Inch HTC One (M8) Prime with Ceramic Chassis Rumored to Launch in September

5.5-Inch HTC One (M8) Prime with Ceramic Chassis Rumored to Launch in September

HTC is rumored to be launching a 5.5-inch variant of the One (M8) in September, which comes with a ceramic chassis made up of aluminum-silicone material.

Monday, 19 May 2014

Photos and Videos of Aluminium-Clad Samsung Galaxy S5 Prime Leaked

Photos and Videos of Aluminium-Clad Samsung Galaxy S5 Prime Leaked

The Samsung Galaxy S5 Prime is more than just a mere rumor; photos and videos of the alleged device have surfaced on the Internet, which shows a Galaxy S5 model clad in an aluminium finish.

Friday, 16 May 2014

Xiaomi's 49-inch 4K Android TV Costs Just S$800, But It'll Take a While to Reach Here

Xiaomi's 49-inch 4K Android TV Costs Just S$800, But It'll Take a While to Reach Here

Xiaomi's second-generation Android-based smart TV, the Mi TV 2, is a powerful 49-inch 4K TV that doesn't cost a bomb. But unless you're living in China, be prepared to wait for quite a while to get one.

Pinterest Raises US$200 Million in Latest Round of Funding

Pinterest Raises US$200 Million in Latest Round of Funding

Pinterest has just raised US$200 million in a deal with investors that values the company at US$5 billion as it continues its plan to reposition itself as a visual search engine.

Thursday, 15 May 2014

Rumors: iPad to Get Split-screen Multitasking, New iPhone to Have 1704x960 Display

Rumors: iPad to Get Split-screen Multitasking, New iPhone to Have 1704x960 Display

With WWDC just around the corner, the latest rumors suggest that split-screen multitasking could finally be coming to the iPad while the upcoming iPhone could have a display resolution that is just short of Full-HD.

Monday, 12 May 2014

Microsoft Announces Windows Phone 8.1 Lifecycle Start Date; Still Keeps Official Release Date a Secret

Microsoft Announces Windows Phone 8.1 Lifecycle Start Date; Still Keeps Official Release Date a Secret

According to Microsoft, official support for Windows Phone 8.1 will start on June 24, 2014. Judging from past releases, the OS' official release is likely to be slightly earlier.

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