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Monday, 25 Jun 2012
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 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 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+.
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.
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.
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.
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
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!
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.
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.