News: Reads from WWW
Friday, 17 Jun 2011
Facebook might finally release an official, tablet-optimized Facebook for the iPad, a year after Apple launched the tablet.
All's not good in the land of RIM, as their latest earnings call reveals some sobering news.
Microsoft VP, Dan'l Lewin has told TechRadar in an interview that the tile layout in Windows 8 on tablet devices was conceived before the iPad was launched.
According to Lookout Mobile Security, a new Trojan has surfaced in alternative Android markets, and currently targets Chinese Android users using custom ROMs.
A recent Microsoft survey reveals an increasing trend of criminals using traditional telephone landlines and posing as computer security experts in their scams.
A small book publisher from New York is suing Apple over its use of the "iBooks" term for its e-book store and e-reader app. John T. Colby, Jr., owner of several small independent publishing imprints, filed a federal lawsuit in the Eastern District of New York on Wednesday for trademark infringement.
Panasonic looks to replicate its Toughbook formula to the tablet arena with a new Android-powered tablet that is designed with security, functionality and real-world reliability in mind.
Thursday, 16 Jun 2011
Is Facebook making its own photo-sharing app to rival the likes of Instagram? TechCrunch says yes.
Valve has announced that free-to-play games can be downloaded via Steam. There are five titles available and users just need a Steam account.
Another u-turn decision has been made by HTC, and the company is now committed to bringing the Gingerbread update to its 2010 flagship model, the HTC Desire.