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Wednesday, 6 Feb 2013

Instagram Now Available on Web

Instagram Now Available on Web

Instagram has just announced that users can now browse their full feeds in real-time at Instagram.com, which used to be just a placeholder for the app. While users can "like" or comment on pictures, they can't upload pictures or apply filters yet.

Pinterest to Secure More Funding, Company Valued at $2 Billion

Pinterest to Secure More Funding, Company Valued at $2 Billion

Popular photo sharing site Pinterest is reportedly in talks for a fresh round of funding that would value the company at around US$2 billion.

Tuesday, 5 Feb 2013

Huawei Ascend P2 Product Shot Leaked; P2 Mini Said to be Launched at MWC As Well (Update)

Huawei Ascend P2 Product Shot Leaked; P2 Mini Said to be Launched at MWC As Well (Update)

A product image of the upcoming Huawei Ascend P2, a slim 6.45mm Android smartphone with a 13-megapixel camera, has just been leaked by @evleaks. The device and a P2 mini are said to make their appearances at the upcoming Mobile World Congress.

HTC M7 Rumored to Come with

HTC M7 Rumored to Come with "Ultrapixels"

A day after HTC's rumored to come up with two more new phones, rumor has it that their upcoming flagship HTC M7 device will be using more impressive camera technology with "ultrapixels".

Google Might be Working on New Messaging Platform

Google Might be Working on New Messaging Platform

There's a Chrome OS screenshot posted by a developer that shows a new messaging service from Google. There's no official word on what it really is, but it contains notifications from at least three different Google services, which would qualify it as a unified messaging system.

Panasonic Reveals New High-Sensitivity Sensors with Micro Color Splitters

Panasonic Reveals New High-Sensitivity Sensors with Micro Color Splitters

It seems that Panasonic has found a way to increase the sensitivity of image sensors with unique 'micro color splitters', which promise to increase the amount of light directly reaching the sensor and doubling its sensitivity.

Monday, 4 Feb 2013

VESA Updates DisplayPort Dual-Mode, Enables 4K Ultra HD Support

VESA Updates DisplayPort Dual-Mode, Enables 4K Ultra HD Support

VESA has updated its DisplayPort Dual-Mode 1.1 standard to improve interoperability with HDMI and DVI devices. The updated standard features full HDMI 1.4 support, and is able to output its video signals through new DisplayPort-to-HDMI cable adaptors.

Olympus Says New Four Thirds Camera to Come This Year

Olympus Says New Four Thirds Camera to Come This Year

DP Review has an interview with Olympus' Toshi Terada, Manager, Product Planning SLR products, where he reveals that a new Olympus Four Thirds camera might be released this year. The last Four Thirds camera, the E-5, was released in 2010.

Two Unannounced HTC Devices to Be Unveiled After M7?

Two Unannounced HTC Devices to Be Unveiled After M7?

According to Evleaks, the company is allegedly preparing two more Android devices to debut later this year, code-named M4 and G2.

Google's Chromebook in 2000 Schools Globally

Google's Chromebook in 2000 Schools Globally

Google's Chromebook might not be available in Singapore yet, but it's slowly gaining traction in the education industry. It's now present in 2000 schools globally -- double the number of schools with Chromebooks 3 months ago.

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