- Reads from WWW
Friday, 27 Jul 2012
Samsung launches a handful of Smart TV apps to augment their current suite of applications, including the ever popular Angry Birds game which exploits Samsung's latest motion-control technology available on premium Smart TV models.
Huawei has recently released the entry-level Ascend Y200, an Android 2.3 smartphone that comes with an 800MHz processor, 3.5-inch HVGA touchscreen and a 3.2-megapixel camera.
MSI has upgraded its MS G series gaming laptops with the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680M GPU. It is the fastest Kepler-based chip from NVIDIA's current arsenal of notebook GPUs.
Kipon, a China-based photography accessories maker, has announced that it has developed two electronic adapters for mounting Canon EF lenses on Sony Alpha NEX and Micro Four Thirds-based mirrorless camera bodies.
Apple's legal disputes with Samsung continue, but this time, the Cupertino company may have an ace up its sleeve: Samsung's own internal documents that allegedly openly admit that the South Korean company mimicked the iPad, and was told off by Google for doing so.
Rumor has it that Twitter is about take another big step forward in becoming a bona fide media company with plans to host and produce its own web TV content. Talks with Hollywood producers are reportedly underway.
Thursday, 26 Jul 2012
Sapphire has launched its Radeon HD 7970 Vapor-X Edition graphics cards. The top-of-the-line Vapor-X HD7970 card features 6GB of GDDR5 video memory while the second card has half of it at 3GB. Both cards feature the AMD Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition GPU as well as the Vapor-X cooler.
Not much is known about Huawei's upcoming MediaPad 7 Lite tablet so far, except that it would run on a near-stock build of ICS, feature an IPS display capable of 1080p HD video playback and support "cellular voice calls, SMS and MMS via 3G".
Reports point to Dell as being the next manufacturer to participate in building Windows RT devices. However, recent reports say otherwise, indicating that Dell might be left out of the upcoming Windows RT launch.
A Swedish online tech store, Webhallen, was found to have the retail prices of Windows Surface tablets listed on its site. The prices indicated for the ARM-based Windows RT tablets, are much higher than an iPad with similar specs.