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Monday, 30 Sep 2013

New Steam Controller from Valve

New Steam Controller from Valve

Finishing of their trio of announcements, Valve has introduced a new handheld controller. The Steam Controller does away with thumbsticks and replaces them with trackpads and a touchpad to boot.

Stanford Researchers Successfully Build Carbon Nanotube Computer

Stanford Researchers Successfully Build Carbon Nanotube Computer

A team of Stanford researchers has unveiled a computer that is built entirely on carbon nanotube (CNT) transistors. These tubes are actually a form of carbon with excellent on-again off-again electrical properties. Their efforts show that CNT chips may be able to replace silicon-based ones in the future.

Microsoft to Increase Windows 8 and 8.1 App Install Limit to 81 Devices

Microsoft to Increase Windows 8 and 8.1 App Install Limit to 81 Devices

Starting October 9, Windows Store apps can be installed on up to 81 devices using the same Microsoft account. This applies to both Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 apps.

Friday, 27 Sep 2013

Microsoft Working on Unified App Store

Microsoft Working on Unified App Store

It has been revealed recently that Microsoft is working on unifying its Windows Phone Store and Windows Store into a single store that caters to all devices. The updated store is also said to debut when Windows Phone 8.1 and a special Windows 8.1 update are ready for launch in the second quarter of 2014.

Microsoft Will Give You US$200 for Your iPhone

Microsoft Will Give You US$200 for Your iPhone

In addition to their iPad buyback program, Microsoft will now also offer customers US$200 for their iPhone 4S or iPhone 5 at select retail stores in the U.S. and Canada.

Evernote Teams Up with 3M for Digital Post-It Notes

Evernote Teams Up with 3M for Digital Post-It Notes

Now it's possible to transform your paper Post-It notes into digital notes. 3M has teamed up with Evernote to allow users to upload their Post-It notes to their Evernote accounts with Evernote's Post-It Note camera. Hit the link for more details.

Thursday, 26 Sep 2013

Dell Joins Lenovo, ASUS and Samsung, Bails on Windows RT

Dell Joins Lenovo, ASUS and Samsung, Bails on Windows RT

To say that Windows RT has underperformed would be an understatement. Following the discontinuation of the XPS 10, it seems that Dell has joined other tablet makers in ditching Windows RT.

Gold Edition Samsung Galaxy S4 Spotted

Gold Edition Samsung Galaxy S4 Spotted

Following the popularity of Apple's gold iPhone 5S, Samsung seems keen to jump in on the 'gold rush', with two gold edition Galaxy S4s appearing on Samsung Middle East's official Facebook page.

AMD Introduces

AMD Introduces "Mantle" API Initiative to Unleash AMD GPU's Full Potential

AMD revs up its gears and introduces a new API (codenamed Mantle) that taps into its GPU architecture to help game developers get the best out of the GPU.

Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013

S$988 16GB iPhone 5S Costs Apple About S$250 To Make

S$988 16GB iPhone 5S Costs Apple About S$250 To Make

According to a teardown report by IHS, Apple spends about US$191 on components to build a 16GB iPhone 5S and US$8 on manufacturing the device for a total of US$199 (S$250). This makes it roughly the same as last year's iPhone 5, which IHS estimates cost Apple about US$205.

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