- Reads from WWW
Monday, 10 Dec 2012
Qualcomm has become the world's third largest supplier of semiconductor chips. This is according to IHS iSuppli who has been tracking the semiconductor market and it stated that Qualcomm looks set to end the year with a stunning 27.2% growth in semiconductor revenue.
According to unnamed sources, Wall Street Journal has recently reported that the big giant has "generated around $1 billion from the sale of Google Apps and separate mapping software to businesses and governments" over the past year.
LG Electronics announced that it has sold over 10 million units of its Optimus L-series smartphones.
Facebook confirms it has disabled Instagram's support for Twitter Cards technology, according to AllThingsD.
According to reports, Apple has hired Kristin Paget, the veteran hacker who helped Microsoft clean up Vista.
Friday, 7 Dec 2012
NVIDIA's GeForce Experience is a PC application that optimizes game settings and keeps graphics card drivers up-to-date. This service is released in beta version and is limited to the first 10,000 users who register on a first-come, first-served basis.
Acquired by Google in September, Snapseed, a popular photo-editing app, is now finally available for download on Google Play for free. Likewise, the iOS version of the app is also free for now (originally US$4.99), but has also been updated to include Google+ integration and some new filters.
Google has just announced that it’s no longer accepting new signups for the free edition of Google Apps. Luckily, if you’re already using it, today’s announcement has no impact on you, unless you wish to add more than 10 users.
Huawei has just confirmed that it is working on "an oversized" Ascend Mate smartphone, one that's positioned to be Samsung's Galaxy Note II competitor. The device has been alleged to come with a huge 6.1-inch full HD 1080p display while running a 1.8GHz quad-core processor with 2GB of RAM.
Thursday, 6 Dec 2012
Sony announces the Playstation 3 has become the number one hardware choice for viewers worldwide to stream Netflix content onto their televisions.