- Reads from WWW
Friday, 21 Jun 2013
Facebook will be holding a product event on 20 June, and might reveal a new feature for Instagram. According to sources familiar with the event, Instagram might be adding video into its feature set.
AMD has just announced its first ARM-based server processor, codenamed 'Seattle' that will feature ARM Cortex-A57 cores. It will be available initially as an 8-core processor, with a 16-core version to follow later. Volume production of the chip is slated for the second quarter of 2014.
Thursday, 20 Jun 2013
Yahoo has just announced that inactive (for at least 12 months) Yahoo IDs will be freed up so that new or current users can sign up for the Yahoo ID they have their eye on.
HTC just unveiled the Butterfly S at a launch event in Taiwan. (Update: We just got confirmation from HTC Singapore that the Butterfly S supports dual-bad 4G LTE. It will be available in Singapore in Q3)
A free software update activates the Wi-Fi chip inside the Lytro camera and lets it connect to your iOS device. Users will then be able to share images to Lytro.com, Facebook and Twitter via an iOS mobile app.
Following extremely negative feedback after E3, Microsoft Interactive Entertainment Business President, Don Mattrick, has posted an update stating that the Xbox One will no longer require an always on internet connection, nor will there be any limitations to trading or sharing used games.
Nokia posted a teaser on its blog, which hints that the device it is unveiling on 11 July will come with a 41-megapixel camera sensor.
Wednesday, 19 Jun 2013
Intel's chief technical officer Justin Rattner has recently confirmed that a smart watch is in the pipeline. He admitted at Bloomberg's Next Big Thing conference where he mentioned the work-in-progress device was part of Intel's broad plan to explore alternative display devices.
Sources told Gotta Be Mobile that LG is planning to unveil an Android smartphone with always on voice commands.
The graphics technology juggernaut aims to expand its business by licensing its graphics technology to other device manufacturers.