- Reads from WWW
Wednesday, 16 Jan 2013
Jeffries analyst Peter Misek recently released a report indicating that Apple will be launching the iPhone 5S in June or July, with production slated to begin in March. He also shared his insights on the more affordable iPhone and the recent reports of "weaker-than-expected demand" for the iPhone 5.
LG hinted at CES 2013 last week that more Nexus devices are on the way. In addition, the company will be launching new premium smartphones at MWC 2013 next month.
Tuesday, 15 Jan 2013
According to sources, Dell is said to be in "serious" talks with two private-equity firms to take the company private.
Monday, 14 Jan 2013
At CES 2013, Tactus Technology, a California-based company demonstrated a tablet whose touchscreen can morph into real physical buttons that rise up out of the surface on demand, and then recede back into the screen, leaving a perfectly flat, transparent surface when gone.
Samsung posted a photo on its Flickr page showing that its Galaxy S lineup of smartphones has sold over 100 million units since May 2010.
An analyst at Topeka Capital Markets reports that the fifth-gen iPad and second-gen iPad mini will be launched in March.
Friday, 11 Jan 2013
ST-Ericsson (STE) unveiled its latest quad-core processor, the NovaThor L8580. It can be clocked up to 2.5GHz and consumes 50% less power than its competitors.
Online retailer Amazon has launched an auto-ripping service which stores free digital copies of selected CDs purchased from its store. Customers can access the music via Amazon's Cloud Player or mobile apps.
Huawei will be introducing an ultra slim P series smartphone at MWC 2013, and will also be unveiling an eight-core chip in the second half of 2013.
Thursday, 10 Jan 2013
A recent music industry report compiled by the Nielsen Company & Billboard suggests that sales of digital music albums are on the rise, while CD sales are on the decline. More surprisingly, however, is the increase in vinyl sales in 2012.