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Tuesday, 10 Jan 2012
Sony has unveiled three new Cyber-shot camera models, the DSC-W610, DSC-W620 and DSC-W650. These Cyber-shot compact cameras feature Sony's new 360 degrees Sweep Panorama mode, which allows for capture of seamless 360 degree panoramic images of the surrounding landscape with one easy "press and sweep" motion.
Olympus announces five new digital compact cameras; three high-zoom models, a rugged compact and an entry-level compact.
Viewqwest will extend its Fibernet services without International caps to residential users in the first quarter. The residential roll-out will take place in seven exchanges, mainly in Orchard, Ayer Rajah, East, Jurong West, Tuas, Ang Mo Kio and Bedok exchanges.
A short while back, we reported that Acer will be placing big bets on Ultrabooks, and the result is what you see here today -- the Acer Aspire S5. One of the more important tidbits was that Acer will be moving away from producing "cheap" products, and it is clearly evident in the Acer Aspire S5.
Sony has just had its go at CES 2012 and shown off a variety of products. However, the upgraded Walkman was the one that caught our eye. The new version runs on Android and has a unique new design.
Sony's newest addition to the Xperia lineup is now formally known as Xperia S instead of its previous moniker, Xperia Nozumi.
HP has just announced the HP Envy 14 Spectre, an Ultrabook that has a Gorilla Glass lid and palmrest. The material seems to be a refreshing change from the usual aluminum or magnesium alloy that we're used to seeing. However there seems to be certain concerns regarding its Ultrabook legitimacy.
Motorola Mobility will join the HomeGrid Forum to promote the new G.hn family of home networking standards. The G.hn protocol defines networking over phone lines, power lines, and coaxial cables with theoretical data rates of up to 1Gbps.
Monday, 9 Jan 2012
ASUS has launched its new graphics card featuring the Radeon HD 7970 GPU. The 28nm GPU is coupled with 3GB of GDDR5 for high memory bandwidth requirements. The card is also one of the first to feature a PCIe Gen3 interface that will potentially remove data bottlenecks between the GPU and CPU.
Toshiba reveals a 10-inch tablet at CES 2012 that is even thinner and lighter than Apple's iPad 2.