News: Reads from WWW
Thursday, 31 Mar 2011
Here's another reason to stick with Google Android - Dungeon Defenders: First Wave is now a free game on the Android Market.
In an incredible gesture of generosity, Softbank founder and CEO Masayoshi Son has announced that they will give earthquake orphans free mobile phones, and waive all call costs until they reach the age of 18. He's also promised to replace damaged and lost iPhones due to the earthquake - for free.
Google borrows the "like" feature from popular social networking site Facebook and introduces its own "+1" option which lets users indicate news and search results they find pertinent.
The research firm of IDC has predicted that Windows Phone 7 could beat the iPhone by 2015.
Wednesday, 30 Mar 2011
Fujifilm has announced that they have resumed production of their FinePix X100 large-sensor camera.
Amazon gets a head start on its rivals by launching its cloud based music player, offering 5 Gb of free storage to users, in the United States. The Cloud Player is currently only accessible to browsers and devices running Android.
Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011
Early adopters have taken to the new Firefox 4 with 7.1 million users voluntarily downloading the new browser from Mozilla.
Intel announced the release of its third-generation family of solid-state drives (SSDs): the 320 Series. The drives will replace Intel's current X25-M SSD.
Various sources have speculated that Apple's annual WWDC might not be the event where the iPhone 5 makes an appearance.
Monday, 28 Mar 2011
Apple's iOS might not make its usual appearance at the WWDC, reportedly delayed for a fall release instead