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Friday, 14 Sep 2012
Having struggled against the likes of social networking giants such as Facebook, Apple has decided to kill its music-based social network on September 30th after an ineffective two-year spell.
Thursday, 13 Sep 2012
AMD's SeaMicro has just launched its new SM15000 servers that feature AMD Opteron and Intel Xeon CPUs. They are aimed squarely at the cloud computing market. These products updates to its server platform are its first since being acquired by AMD earlier this year.
Everyone knew that the Apple event will usher in new changes. But besides the hardware, there are also changes being made to the software. A new and improved version of the iTunes platform can be expected in October.
Google releases a strengthened sandbox for Chrome for Android 4.1, while users of Chrome for Android 4.0+ will receive security fixes and feature updates for the mobile web browser.
The Apple iPad 2 is listed at S$398 after the Apple Store Singapore website was updated.
Wednesday, 12 Sep 2012
Instagram will be heading to Microsoft's latest Windows Phone operating system by the end of 2012, The Verge reports.
Philips Smart TV owners in the UK will soon be able to rent movies from YouTube's Movie Rental store when the feature is made available on their TVs later this year.
The new standalone YouTube app for the iPhone and iPod Touch is now available on the App Store. According to YouTube, their standalone app is faster, more user-friendly and offers more functionality.
Western Digital has created a 5mm-thick hybrid HDD for ultrabooks. This 500GB drive utilizes MLC NAND flash storage with a mechanical drive to offer performance gains comparable to a dedicated SSD while retaining the capacity and cost benefits found in a standard HDD.
Tuesday, 11 Sep 2012
An independent ethics and compliance officer will be launching a review into the Lumia 920 promotional video incident, BusinessWeek reports.