News: Reads from WWW
Tuesday, 27 Sep 2011
Amazon's upcoming tablet will be called Kindle Fire and it is said to be ready for shipment around the second week of November.
Judging from the micro-site's countdown and a very familiar image, ASUS will most likely launch its UX-series Ultrabooks in New York on October 11th.
Monday, 26 Sep 2011
A video of a Beats Audio-powered HTC Bass was leaked over the weekend, showing off the phone's 4.7-inch display, white chassis and the new HTC Sense 3.5 user interface.
It appears that YouTube is now testing out a new mobile layout that's loosely based on the color schemes and interface elements of the current desktop web browsers, according to macstories.net.
The Galaxy S II smartphone has sold 10 million units worldwide making it one of the most popular and most commonly used mobile device.
Microsoft says "the customer is in control of the PC." and has the option to turn off secure boot; however, equipment manufacturers may decide not to include this option.
Paypal, which is now generating billions of dollars in revenue for eBay, has reported that it processed US$3650 in Total Payment Volume per second in Q2 2011.
Leaked images show an eight-inch and ten-inch tablet by Motorola. Both tablets sport curved edges and unique back casings. It is also reported that they will be running on Android 3.2.
Three major television manufacturers, LG, Philips and Sharp, announce they will be coming together to aid the development of a multi-platform for smart TV apps.
Friday, 23 Sep 2011
Singapore's own Temasek Holdings will join prominent technology investors like Silver Lake, DST and Chinese firm Yunfeng in a transaction to invest in China's biggest e-commerce website, Alibaba.com.