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Wednesday, 22 Jun 2011

AMD Resigns from BAPco over SYSmark12 Concerns

AMD Resigns from BAPco over SYSmark12 Concerns

A disagreement over the weighting of the workloads in the recently launched SYSmark12 benchmark has led to AMD resigning from the industry organization.

Tuesday, 21 Jun 2011

Google and British Library Join Forces - Books Fear For Their Own Survival

Google and British Library Join Forces - Books Fear For Their Own Survival

The British Library has announced plans to work with Google in digitizing 250,000 out-of-copyright books from the library's collections.

ICANN Approves Generic Top Level Domains

ICANN Approves Generic Top Level Domains

ICANN has finally agreed to go ahead with generic Top-Level Domains (gTLDs) at the ICANN 41 meeting in Singapore.

Intel Reveals 50-core Co-processor for High-performance Computing

Intel Reveals 50-core Co-processor for High-performance Computing

Today's announcement is the official unveiling of Intel's broader plan to commercialize the MIC-based Knight's family, starting with the 50-core Knight's Corner chip on 22nm.

Nokia N9 Leaked Before Nokia Connection

Nokia N9 Leaked Before Nokia Connection

Press shots of the supposed the Nokia N9 have been leaked on the web, right before Nokia Connection kicks off at CommunicAsia 2011.

Monday, 20 Jun 2011

Apple Broadens Patent Violation Complaint Against Samsung

Apple Broadens Patent Violation Complaint Against Samsung

More Samsung products are leeching on Apple's ideas, according to the iPhone maker's latest patent suit.

Google Buys HTPC Software Maker SageTV

Google Buys HTPC Software Maker SageTV

Google has acquired HTPC software company SageTV for an undisclosed sum, which leads to the likelihood that we'll see some SageTV features in Google TV in the future.

Sega Admits 1.3 Million Sega Pass Customers' Details Compromised

Sega Admits 1.3 Million Sega Pass Customers' Details Compromised

Game publisher Sega has admitted over the weekend that nearly 1.3 million customers' information were obtained following the hacking of the Sega Pass website.

UBeam Charges Devices Wirelessly via Ultrasound

UBeam Charges Devices Wirelessly via Ultrasound

UBeam introduces an interesting wireless charging method that uses ultrasound energy emitted from a charging station and converted into viable enertgy via a transducer attached to a device.

Mozilla Posts Final Builds of Firefox 5

Mozilla Posts Final Builds of Firefox 5

Mozilla has posted the final builds of Firefox 5 a few days ahead of the browser's official launch.

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