News: Reads from WWW
Monday, 24 Jan 2011
Companies responsible for film, television and gaming media are touting it as the future of entertainment. Rather than thrill you, however, the increasing use 3D technology could make you feel ill according to optometrists.
Google is apparently creating a rival service to Groupon after seeing its 6-billion bid to acquire the startup turned down.
Friday, 21 Jan 2011
Nintendo of America's COO and President Reggie Fils-Aime revealed the release date, price, and games for the long-awaited 3DS gaming system at an event in New York this Wednesday.
Plants Vs. Zombies have invaded almost every platform out there, except for the Google Android OS. By Q2 2011, that won't be true anymore, when the tower defense game finally makes its way onto the green droid.
Google's co-founder, Larry Page will be taking over from Eric Schimdt as the CEO of the search giant.
Thursday, 20 Jan 2011
It's always amazing to see how designers come up with all sorts of funky ideas for concept phones, such as this Android phone that proposes to use a tri-screen flexible AMOLED touch screen display.
P2P live streaming isn't a new technology, but BitTorrent creator Bram Cohen has come up with a new implementation that's supposedly more efficient and has a lower latency.
As Apple closes in on its 10 billion total apps download, Apple reveals its all-time top apps, both paid and free, and for the iPhone and iPad.
Wednesday, 19 Jan 2011
Speaking at Apple's Q1 financial results announcement, Apple's COO Tim Cook replies to questions on Apple's potential competition, referring to current available Android tablets as a scaled-up smartphone and a bizarre product category.
HP is widely expected to announce its WebOS based tablets on the 9th of Feb, but Engadget has managed to snag some exclusive images of two planned tablet models.