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Thursday, 5 Dec 2013

Hooray, Next-gen USB Plug to be Smaller and Reversible

Hooray, Next-gen USB Plug to be Smaller and Reversible

A new USB Type-C connector will be added to the existing USB 3.1 spec, and the design is expected to finalize by the middle of 2014. A key feature is that it's now reversible.

Watch What Happens When You Drop, Dunk and Fire at the Samsung Galaxy Gear

Watch What Happens When You Drop, Dunk and Fire at the Samsung Galaxy Gear

While some reviewers do standard drop and durability tests on gadgets, Richard Ryan from RatedRR takes it up the next level by firing a 7.62mm round from an HK 417 battle rifle at the Samsung Galaxy Gear.

Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013

Report: IDC Revises Down PC Shipments Estimates for 2013

Report: IDC Revises Down PC Shipments Estimates for 2013

Research firm IDC has revised down its PC shipments estimates for the year. Initially, the firm expected shipment levels to decline by 9.7%; however, this figure has been adjusted to 10.7%. According to IDC, this marks the most severe yearly contraction.

VSCO Cam App Available for Download on Android

VSCO Cam App Available for Download on Android

VSCO Cam, one of the most popular photography apps on iOS, is now available for Android devices.

Tuesday, 3 Dec 2013

This Morgan Freeman Portrait on the iPad Isn’t a Photo, It’s Finger-painted

This Morgan Freeman Portrait on the iPad Isn’t a Photo, It’s Finger-painted

British artist Kyle Lambert has finger-painted a portrait of Morgan Freeman on his iPad Air, and the result is scary (in a good way). Bookmark this and show it to the next person who tells you that the iPad is only a toy.

Toshiba Agrees to Purchase Assets of OCZ

Toshiba Agrees to Purchase Assets of OCZ

Following news of OCZ filing for bankruptcy last week, Toshiba has announced and confirmed that it will indeed be purchasing assets of OCZ.

Dell Announces Two New 4K Monitors, Pixel Peepers Everywhere Rejoice

Dell Announces Two New 4K Monitors, Pixel Peepers Everywhere Rejoice

Dell is no stranger to 4K monitors, with a 31.5-inch monitor in its product stable. But for those wanting a smaller display, the company has responded with two new smaller screen-size models featuring the same resolution as their larger sibling.

Guess Who's Buying the Apple iPhone 5C? You'll Be Surprised.

Guess Who's Buying the Apple iPhone 5C? You'll Be Surprised.

A report released by Kantar Worldpanel indicates that almost half of the iPhone 5C units sold were bought by users from competitor brands.

Samsung to Debut Galaxy Note 3 Lite at MWC 2014?

Samsung to Debut Galaxy Note 3 Lite at MWC 2014?

SamMobile claims that Samsung will announce the Galaxy Note 3 Lite at Mobile World Congress 2014 in February.

Check Out Google's Bizarre List of Banned Words for Android Users

Check Out Google's Bizarre List of Banned Words for Android Users

Wired reports that Google has sneakily banned the use of more than 1,4000 English words in its Google Keyboard app for Android users. Hit the link to find out more.

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