News: Reads from WWW
Monday, 12 Sep 2011
With Mozilla decided to move onto a six month release cycle schedule, Ubuntu contemplates going one better and one of the Technical Board members has stated that a one month release cycle might be possible.
Looks like the stage is set for the rise of the Ultrabooks, with the increasing demand for ultra-portables, as well as more powerful ultra-low voltage processors.
In an apparent bungle, Microsoft accidentally leaked information on its security patches. The bulletins were published but the patches were nowhere in sight.
Carol Bartz resigns from Yahoo's Board of Directors, despite claims saying she won't step down as Director of the board.
Google is said to be naming the successor to Ice Cream Sandwich as Android Jelly Bean.
Friday, 9 Sep 2011
Nikon will finally be making a long-awaited foray into the mirrorless interchangeable camera category, as reported by Reuters today.
A support page for the Samsung GT-I9250, which is allegedly the model number for the upcoming Nexus Prime, has been spotted, further reinforcing earlier rumors of Samsung producing the first Android Ice Cream Sandwich device for Google.
Google Maps App for Android gets updated to version 5.10.0. While there are no sweeping changes there are two minor tweaks that let you personalize your Maps app experience.
Apacer races ahead to release the world's lightest USB3.0 flash drive - the Apacer AH350. Its glossy black and matte white finish are inspired by racing car designs.
Google has yet again expanded its hold on the WWW with its recent acquisition of Zagat, a popular publisher of guides for travelers and tourists.