News: Reads from WWW
Friday, 17 Dec 2010
Ho, ho, ho, 'tis the season to be jolly, and whoever thought that Amazon reviews would be the place to get your laughs?
Opera announced on Thursday that the eleventh major version of its eponymous Web browser is now available for download.
Thursday, 16 Dec 2010
In 2011, LG will be introducing their very first Google Android device that'll be powered by NVIDIA's Tegra 2 processor. Loaded with Android 2.2, the LG Optimus 2X will also be upgradeable to Android 2.3 at a later date.
OnLive, which provides a cloud gaming service that streams gaming content to your home, has secured an important patent for its business.
Besides the earlier confirmed cut-and-paste update to Windows Phone 7 in early 2011, there's also news of a bigger update coming up in August 2011, which could include Silverlight and HTML5 features in the Microsoft mobile OS.
Owners of the Nikon Coolpix P7000 can now enjoy benefits which come with the new v1.1 firmware. Updates include faster NRW (RAW) processing times and optimized lens control to reduce the frequency of errors.
Wednesday, 15 Dec 2010
Yahoo's woes continue as it axes 600 of its employees ahead of the holidays.
Map-makers have been making, redefining and refining maps for centuries. But a map of the world based on Facebook? Yup, it's real, and here it is.
Think Twitter was all fluff and no substance? Think again. Twitter presents the top 10 most powerful tweets of 2010, and there are a couple of knock-outs in there.
Another blow has struck Nokia when it announces the delay of its Nokia E7 towards an early 2011 launch, from its supposed Q4 2010 availability.