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Friday, 2 Nov 2012
Google has finally overtaken Hotmail as the world's most popular email service. This is according to Internet analytics firm comScore who stated that for their October data, Gmail overtook Hotmail with 287.9 million unique worldwide visitors versus 286.2 million for Hotmail.
Apple has released iOS 6.0.1 to the public and at the same time also sent out a beta version of iOS 6.1 to developers.
Judges in the United Kingdom have given Apple 48 hours to rewrite a statement on its website pertaining to its design-rights dispute with South Korean rival Samsung.
Thursday, 1 Nov 2012
Intel is working on a 48-core processor for smartphones and tablets. The company's focus on this project is to find new ways to manage and use multiple cores in mobile devices. According to the project researchers, this massive multi-core CPU could be ready in five to ten years.
Linux OS creator, Linus Torvalds, has taken to social media to rant about the state of resolutions on notebooks. On Google + Torvalds stated, "Can we please just make that [2560 x 1600] the new standard laptop resolution?"
According to an article published by The Daily, Facebook is reportedly working on a project related to a classifieds advertisement service similar to that which Craiglist is offering.
Microsoft is being sued by Surfcast who alleges that Microsoft's new Windows 8 Live Tiles feature infringes on its patents for dynamically updating icons.
ASUS reported a 43% increase in net profits for Q3 2012, thanks to its successful line up of products such as the Google Nexus 7 which is selling close to one million units per month.
Wednesday, 31 Oct 2012
While we haven't managed to see much of the Nexus 10 yet, Googler Romain Guy has given us some eye candy in the form of a few self-shot portraits of the flagship 10-inch tablet placed beside a few print magazines.
Huawei is the latest in a string of major Android manufacturers jumping on the 5.0-inch and above bandwagon with its latest device, the Ascend D2. The device was recently showcased in China and will be sold there in early 2013.