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Monday, 20 Sep 2010

Facebook Secretly Building a Phone?

Facebook Secretly Building a Phone?

If rumors are to be believed, Facebook is working on their own mobile phone to let users quickly access and tap into their Facebook accounts.

Thursday, 16 Sep 2010

IE9 Beta Now Available for Public Download

IE9 Beta Now Available for Public Download

Microsoft unveiled the "beta" test version of Internet Explorer 9 on Wednesday, the first of a new generation of Web browser programs that tap into the powerful processors on board newer computers to make websites load and run faster.

Tuesday, 14 Sep 2010

Pirate Bay Ad Servers Hit By Hackers

Pirate Bay Ad Servers Hit By Hackers

Hackers have exploited a vulnerability in the Pirate Bay ad servers to inject ads pointing to trojans and viruses.

Monday, 13 Sep 2010

Almost 30% of Android Phones Now Running Froyo

Almost 30% of Android Phones Now Running Froyo

Some four months after Android's 2.2. "Froyo" update was released into the wild, new figures from Google show that the latest iteration of its mobile operating system is starting to take a sizable hold throughout the existing Android market.

Thursday, 9 Sep 2010

Google Instant Enhances Search

Google Instant Enhances Search

Google has enhanced its search engine with a new feature like Instant, where search results change as you type and refine your query.

Wednesday, 8 Sep 2010

Buy SISTIC and Cathay Tickets Anytime, Anywhere With iNETS Mobile

Buy SISTIC and Cathay Tickets Anytime, Anywhere With iNETS Mobile

In a first for Singapore mobile users, customers can now select and purchase tickets for SISTIC-managed events and movies at Cathay Cineplexes through one application.

Samsung Announces Dual-Core Mobile Processor, Named Orion

Samsung Announces Dual-Core Mobile Processor, Named Orion

The recently announced Samsung Orion, a dual-core ARM Cortex A9 1GHZ mobile processor, is an interesting development that will change the performance of mobile devices.

Journalist Used Twitter to Get Out of Jail

Journalist Used Twitter to Get Out of Jail

A Japanese jailed in Afghanistan trick his captors into letting him use Twitter, where he posted a Tweet which would eventually help him out of jail.

Google TV to Launch in U.S in Fall, Goes International Next Year

Google TV to Launch in U.S in Fall, Goes International Next Year

Google's CEO Eric Schmidt has announced that the company will launch its Google TV service in the U.S this fall, with plans to extend it to other countries next year.

Tuesday, 7 Sep 2010

A Sneak Peak into the Future of Screen Technologies

A Sneak Peak into the Future of Screen Technologies

Concepts are always fun, and here's one "showing the future of screen technology with stretchable screens, transparent screens and e-ink displays."

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