News: Reads from WWW
Friday, 22 Nov 2013
Google engineer Dan Morrill made two posts on Reddit advising all Nexus users to be patient while waiting for the Android over-the-air (OTA) update . Clearing the Google Service Framework Data may screw up your Android device.
Thursday, 21 Nov 2013
After 15 years, Winamp is shutting down for good on December 20th, 2013.
You don't want to try this at home: Watch as the LG G Flex takes a knife to the back and then gets flexed. Does the 'self-healing' material really heal itself and the flexy phone take flexing well?
Popular online photo and video-sharing social networking app Instagram is finally available on Windows Phone 8 devices today.
Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013
A visibly emotional Bill Gates tears up at a shareholder meeting when he talks about Microsoft's search for a new CEO.
According to the findings of an inquisitive user, LG's Smart TVs log user viewing habits and even the names for the files played via USB. While there is an option to turn off the collection of information, apparently it has no effect on the LG Smart TVs' logging procedures.
Sony spokesman Dan Race issued a statement to The Washington Post that the number of PlayStation 4 consoles affected by the "blue light of death" is fewer than 1 percent of all consoles sold.
After tearing down the PlayStation 4 and analyzing its components, it is believed that each console costs Sony about US$381 to build.
ASRock has announced its Z87 Extreme11/ac motherboard that features a whopping 22 SATA 6Gbps connectors. Six SATA connectors are provided by the Intel Z87 PCH. The additional 16 SAS-3/SATA 6Gbps ones are courtesy of the onboard LSI SAS 3008 controller, in combination with a 3X24R expander.
Tuesday, 19 Nov 2013
AMD has announced its 12GB FirePro S10000 graphics card that is meant for high performance computing (HPC) implementations. NVIDIA also has its own solution, in the form of the 12GB Tesla K40 graphics card.