- Reads from WWW
Tuesday, 3 Apr 2012
Nokia has kick-started its advertising campaign for the Lumia 900 in the US, part of which comprises of a site called "Smartphone Beta Test" that contains videos poking fun at Apple's iPhone. WPCentral reports.
In a span of just a few weeks, AMD loses yet another top graphics executive as their Director of Client Technology Unit leaves after 12 years in service.
Google shows its commitment to mobile payments by buying out TxVia. Hopefully the acquired technology will spur on Google Wallet to greater and better things in the future.
Nearly six months after Google Android 4.0 was announced and made available on the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, the Ice Cream Sandwich update is still prominently absent, populating only 2.9% of Android devices. However, the situation might change in the months to come.
Following up with Sony Ericsson's commitment to bringing Android 4.0 to its existing Xperia lineup, a posting on its Italian Facebook page states that it will be available sometime in March 2012.
Tumblr rolls out auto-sharing of posts on Facebook's News Feed as well as increasing the prominence of Tumblr content on your Timeline.
Samsung Electronics announces that its display panel subsidiary, Samsung Display, is now operational. Samsung's new business arm will focus on producing LCD and OLED panels with an estimated annual revenue of 30 trillion won.
LG's display division has announced the mass production of its flexible, light, and ultra-thin plastic electronic paper display (EPD) panels that are designed to fit future e-book readers.
Monday, 2 Apr 2012
In an Apple-related article with hints of show business, entertainment site Variety revealed that Hollywood actor Ashton Kutcher has been chosen to play the late Steve Jobs in an upcoming biopic.
Developers Beamdog said that the iPad version of Baldur's Gate will cost less than US$10. Also, a Mac OS X version has been planned and will be released this summer.