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Friday, 19 Jul 2013
Tumblr, the popular microblogging and social networking portal, has released an emergency patch for its iOS application. The patch will address "an issue that allowed passwords to be compromised in certain circumstance." For precaution, the company also advised users to change their passwords.
Thursday, 18 Jul 2013
Want a Samsung Galaxy S4 that uses the Snapdragon 800 processor, but aren't willing to move to South Korea? Samsung may be prepping a version for the international market.
Samsung is said to be launching a flip phone in the third quarter of 2013 called the Samsung Galaxy Folder. It will feature LTE functionality, and will be running on Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean at launch.
Wednesday, 17 Jul 2013
Microsoft has released native Outlook Web App (OWA) apps for the iPhone and iPad. But take note, you need an Office 365 subscription plan that includes the latest update of Exchange Online.
Chromebook shipments are expected to increase by two or even three folds in the second half of 2013. This is due to an increase in orders by current Chromebook manufacturers Lenovo, Acer, HP and Samsung, who are also said to be launching new Chromebooks.
Dropbox is beefing up on its design team by hiring Instagram's lead designer, Tim Van Damme. Hit the link for more details.
According to Geektime, Intel has acquired Israeli gesture recognition and tracking firm, Omek Interactive for US$40 million. This move affirms Intel's strategy of betting big on perceptual computing.
Tuesday, 16 Jul 2013
Singapore gamer Ho Kun Xian, 22 (DM MCZ | Xian), won the Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade Edition championship at Evo 2013 in Las Vegas. This is the first time a Singaporean has taken the championship at Evo.
Apple is reportedly willing to compensate networks in order to allow viewers to skip advertisements in their new TV service.
Chinese PC manufacturer Lenovo, has recently announced that it just opened a manufacturing plant right in the U.S. The world's largest PC manufacturer will now be assembling some devices in their North Carolina factory, cutting down on shipping times to American consumers.