News: Reads from WWW
Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011
Google Chrome users may be affected by the overzealous virus definitions in Microsoft Security Essentials. The latter has mistakenly flagged the browser as malware.
Now that Apple's show-and-tell is over, Samsung teases us with a video that shows off a phone with a uniquely curved body.
Using your own product is a sign of confidence, but when it comes to Google Plus, it seems like Google's top management isn't eating their own dog food.
Meg Whitman, HP's new chief executive, stated that a decision regarding the PC unit's future will be made by the end of this month.
Those with the older gen iPod nano players will get the new features announced yesterday, via a software update.
Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011
GSMArena had the exclusive first live photo leak of the upcoming Samsung Nexus Prime. The image apparently showed the display having a pixel density of over 320 dpi and the device having no hardware buttons.
It is rumored that AMD's Llano APUs will be in short supply due to poor yield rates of Globalfoundries' 32nm process. It is also estimated that this will persist till early 2012.
A recent vulnerability that exposes user data to apps that are granted certain permissions on Android devices such as the HTC Thunderbolt and Evo 3D will be patched in an upcoming firmware update.
In an interview with the Wall Street Journal, Sony Ericsson CEO Bert Nordberg mentioned that he wouldn't feel comfortable investing in Microsoft's Windows Phone platform, as compared to its successful Android portfolio.
Napster is sold by Best Buy to Rhapsody who will eventually phase out the brand and name. It seems that one of the pioneers of the digital music upheaval we have seen in the last two decades or so finally bites the dust.