News: Reads from WWW
Thursday, 25 Aug 2011
Just last year, Taiwanese PC-manufacturer Acer Inc was the world's second largest. Today it slipped to fourth place and has reported losses for the first time in 10 years.
Samsung Electronics said that it has no intention of taking over Hewlett-Packard's personal computer business.
With IFA 2011 happening next week, Samsung is hosting another Samsung Mobile Unpacked event, and the popular speculation is the unveiling of the company's first Android Ice Cream Sandwich device.
Steve Jobs steps down as Apple's CEO. Apple's Board of Directors names Tim Cook as his replacement.
Wednesday, 24 Aug 2011
Sony unveils an online TV size guide, which enables users to visualize a particular TV size when mounted within their own living rooms.
HTC's upcoming event on 1st September has been short on details, but rumors are pointing to the unveiling of its first Windows Phone 7 Mango devices.
JPR reported that discrete GPU shipments is down 15.2% on a quarter-to-quarter comparison for this year and Nvidia still leads the pack.
Lenovo US has started taking orders for the soon-to-be launched ThinkPad tablet. Lucky fellows.
Mozilla is now in the early stages of developing a set of HTML5 Application Programming Interfaces (API) for building an open, web-based application interface.
Amidst rumors of an iPhone 5 launch in end September, Apple is also preparing its 8GB iPhone 4, which has started manufacturing and reportedly ready within the next few weeks.