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Monday, 6 Aug 2012
According to leaked slides on the Internet, Microsoft will be updating its OEM Activation mechanism to version 3.0 for the upcoming Windows 8. OA 3.0 will allow OEMs to digitally order and receive keys from Microsoft. Also, a unique product key is required to be written into each PC.
In its ongoing trial with Samsung, Apple is forced to reveal secrets regarding how the iPhone was conceived and how the design team worked, giving a rare insight into how the ultra-secretive company conducts its business.
Saturday, 4 Aug 2012
The successor to Galaxy Note has been confirmed for an appearance at Samsung's August 29th Mobile Unpacked event, Reuters reports. On the other hand, press invites for the Samsung event in New York on the 15th tease with a picture of a tablet-like device with ink scribbles around it.
Friday, 3 Aug 2012
Social media management platform, Wildfire Interactive, has been acquired by Google. This is likely done to bolster the search giant's presence in its desperate battle to control the social media marketing space.
NVIDIA is reportedly launching two new cards in September and they are the GeForce GTX 660 and 650. These graphics cards will be targeted at the mainstream market with their attractive price range of US$189 to US$229.
Samsung is sending out invites for its upcoming Mobile Unpacked event at IFA 2012. The event is scheduled on 29 August in Berlin.
Samsung has just announced the production of ultra-fast embedded memory for smartphones, tablets, and other mobile devices. It is the first chip maker to support the latest JEDEC e-MMC v4.5 specification that standardizes more features for enhanced performance, efficiency, security, and reliability.
Multiple user accounts should be coming soon to Android after developers discovered a code embedded in Jelly Bean that allows multiple profile switching.
The Infocomm Development Authority (IDA) has imposed a new set of minimum standards for network builder OpenNet to comply, including a three-day window to complete fibre installation works for 98 percent of home users.
Thursday, 2 Aug 2012
RIM CEO spoke to The Telegraph about how the company could go about licensing its upcoming BlackBerry 10 platform to other phone manufacturers.