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Tuesday, 8 May 2012
Researchers from Disney Research and Carnegie Mellon University are working on a technology dubbed "Touche" that will enable real-world objects like chairs or doorknobs to detect a touch event, and also recognize what they are being touched by and how they are being touched.
Word on the street is that Apple wants to gatecrash Intel's Ultrabook party by releasing a cut-price MacBook Air.
Monday, 7 May 2012
According to Jon Peddie Research, global sales for PC gaming hardware is estimated to hit US$23 billion, with strong demand from gamers and PC enthusiasts from the BRIC countries that account for approximately 20 percent of the estimated global sales.
According to Appdata, Draw Something has lost 5 million users a month after Zynga's acquisition of its developer OMGPOP.
Friday, 4 May 2012
Dolby Labs Inc has signed a pact with Microsoft to include their Dolby Digital Plus multi-channel codecs in the upcoming Windows 8 operating system for tablets and personal computers.
Flipboard, an app that collects content from social media and other websites and collates them all into a magazine format, has always been an iOS-exclusive app. However, it seems the app is no longer exclusive to Apple's ecosystem as it was spotted on Samsung's new flagship mobile phone, the Galaxy S III.
Theoretical physicist Mr. Michio Kaku has posted a video discussing the collapse of Moore's Law in about a decade or so. The validity of Moore's Law has been discussed for a while but Kaku's reasoning and the slowing down of processing power that is currently witnessed lends weight to his predictions.
Thursday, 3 May 2012
A recent survey conducted by a market research firm reveals that almost half of Britain's Smart TV owners have no clue as to what a Smart TV is. Is this an appalling phenomenon or an expected trend?
It has been revealed that Canon's fix for the infamous 5D Mark III light leak issue is black tape.
A slew of new features have been introduced to make Google Docs even more handy and useful. Most interesting of the new changes is the integration of better scripting options for developers to build applications for the cloud-based office suite.