News: Reads from WWW
Thursday, 20 May 2010
While recent news boasted that sales of Android handsets finally beat those of the iPhone, it turns out the statistic strictly applies in the U.S. only.
They're the ones who toil night and day to make us our high-priced gadgets while they get by at minimum wage. Chinese news site Southern Weekend sent its intern on an undercover mission to discover what it's really like to work in a Foxconn factory.
Google, Mozilla, and Opera have announced the launch of the WebM Project. The goal of the project is to develop a high-quality, open-source, royalty-free video format suitable for the Web.
Rumor has it that Intel will remove restrictions of screen sizes on netbooks powered by their N550 dual-core Atom processor.
Wednesday, 19 May 2010
Do mobile phones cause brain tumors? A long-awaited study has an answer (of sorts).
Amazon says Kindle App for Android coming this summer.
Mach Xtreme today unveiled MX-NANO Series with worldÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s largest 256MB SDRAM cache memory 1.8-inch PATA SSD.
HP's acquisition of Palm's webOS opens up a lot of potential for its products, and one surprising development is the decision to implement the said OS into its printer lineup.
Tuesday, 18 May 2010
The recently leaked Windows Phone 7 ROM has undergone some scrutiny by the folks at XDA-Developers, and from it, they spotted a likely HTC device dubbed as the HTC Mondrian with a Snapdragon 1.3GHz processor.
NVIDIA's latest GeForce GTX 465 has allegedly been tested and its performance is a bit of a mixed bag.