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Monday, 21 Jan 2013

Oracle's Latest Security Patch for Java Not 100% Foolproof

Oracle's Latest Security Patch for Java Not 100% Foolproof

Last week, Oracle released an out-of-band emergency update to address vulnerability issues in its Java software framework. However, its efforts seemed in vain as security researchers pointed out that new vulnerabilities had been found as the patch failed to address the root cause of the problem.

More Than One Million LG Optimus G Sold in Four Months

More Than One Million LG Optimus G Sold in Four Months

LG Electronics announced that it has sold more than one million units of the Optimus G worldwide since its launch in August 2012.

Samsung to Unveil 5.8-Inch Galaxy Fonblet?

Samsung to Unveil 5.8-Inch Galaxy Fonblet?

Samsung is alleged to add a new screen size to its smartphone portfolio. Dubbed the Galaxy Fonblet, the 5.8-inch smartphone is actually a cellular variant of the Galaxy Player 5.8.

Kim Dotcom's New Mega Service Reaches 1 Million User Mark

Kim Dotcom's New Mega Service Reaches 1 Million User Mark

Kim Dotcom, founder of the now defunct service Megaupload, launched his new venture simple titled Mega. Within a day of its launch, the new website has already reached the 1 million user mark.

Friday, 18 Jan 2013

WiGig (802.11ad) Approved by IEEE, Paves Way for 7Gbps Wireless Speeds

WiGig (802.11ad) Approved by IEEE, Paves Way for 7Gbps Wireless Speeds

IEEE has recently adopted WiGig as a new wireless standard. Also known as 802.11ad, this standard was first announced in May 2009 and this newly adopted standard supports 7Gbps speeds over 60GHz frequencies and is slated to appear in consumer electronics as soon as next year.

ASUS May Consider Making Windows Phones

ASUS May Consider Making Windows Phones

ASUS is in talks with Microsoft to manufacture Windows Phone devices, and is considering using its PadFone concept for Windows 8.

Samsung Galaxy Note II to Come in Two New Colors

Samsung Galaxy Note II to Come in Two New Colors

Samsung announced two new colors for the Galaxy Note II: amber brown and ruby wine.

Google's Larry Page on

Google's Larry Page on "Moon Shots", The Google X Lab and Facebook

Google CEO Larry Page talks about taking "moon shots", Google X Lab and Facebook in a recent interview with Wired.

Google to Launch Nexus 5 and Nexus 7.7 in May?

Google to Launch Nexus 5 and Nexus 7.7 in May?

LG is rumored to be selected yet again to manufacture the next generation of Nexus devices, which are the Nexus 5 phone and Nexus 7.7. tablet. The devices are said to be unveiled at Google I/O 2013 in May.

Thursday, 17 Jan 2013

Canon and Olympus Hold Largest Camera Market Share in Japan for 2012

Canon and Olympus Hold Largest Camera Market Share in Japan for 2012

Despite losing market share over the past year, Canon and Olympus still have the largest market share in the Japanese domestic camera market. Canon sees an increased DSLR market share and Olympus also remains the top mirrorless system camera manufacturer.

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