News: Reads from WWW
Tuesday, 3 May 2011
After the initial salvo on Sony's PlayStation Network and its Qriocity services, its Sony Online Entertainment (SOE) service has also been hit, with approximately 24.6 million SOE accounts possibly stolen.
Friday, 29 Apr 2011
Panasonic has announced that it will cut 17,000 jobs over the next two years.
Thursday, 28 Apr 2011
David Pogue of the New York Times recommends the best camera apps for your iPhone, so as to "save you the four years (and thousands of dollars) it would take you to try out all 6,500 apps."
Delicious users can heave a sigh of relief. The neglected Yahoo property has been sold off to YouTube co-founders Chad Hurley and Steve Chen.
The internet has been all a-flurry ever since a pair of researchers debuted an app which showed how iOS4 was tracking user movements. Yesterday, Apple published an official 10 point Q&A on the matter, and granted an interview with All Things Digital.
Wednesday, 27 Apr 2011
With Nokia jettisoning Symbian, Accenture has swooped in to take control. Approximately 3000 Nokia employees will collaborate with Accenture to continue providing support and development for current and future Symbian users.
Once, Friendster was hot. Now, it's a measure of how old you are on the internets - honestly, does anyone use Friendster anymore? MOL Global of Malaysia, its current owner, has decided to cull early posts and old photos on the site.
Sony has confirmed the compromise of its PlayStation Network, stating that an unauthorized person has obtained personal data via the network.
Sharp Corporation has developed high performance LCD panels using oxide semiconductor, InGaZnO (IGZO). Production of the new LCD panels is expected to start at the Kameyama Plant No.2 within this year.
Tuesday, 26 Apr 2011
Samsung goes all out with a series of ads showcasing its thin 8.49mm profile and hands-free Voice Talk feature on the Samsung Galaxy S II.