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Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014

Apple dominates smartphone industry with 86% share of the profits

Apple dominates smartphone industry with 86% share of the profits

Apple has the largest share of the handset pie with an analyst estimating that it enjoys a massive 86% share of the handset industry's operating profits in Q3.

Microsoft and Dropbox join forces

Microsoft and Dropbox join forces

It seems Microsoft is serious about cloud storage as it teams up with Dropbox to offer integration between the cloud storage service and its Office applications.

Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014

Spotify no longer has any music of Taylor Swift

Spotify no longer has any music of Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift has never been a big fan of music streaming services, but the artist took things a step further by removing all of her older albums on Spotify.

Google Calendar gets facelift

Google Calendar gets facelift

The Google Calendar app has just received a facelift, with a bunch of new features thrown in as well. Hit the jump for more details.

Monday, 3 Nov 2014

Samsung's smartphone earnings fell a whopping 71% in Q3

Samsung's smartphone earnings fell a whopping 71% in Q3

Samsung Electronics has just reported its Q3 financial results and the numbers are not good. Profits have dipped substantially and its mobile division was hit the hardest.

Thursday, 30 Oct 2014

Emergency service drones might just save your life in the future

Emergency service drones might just save your life in the future

An ambulance drone prototype was unveiled in Europe that could potentially save your life one day. Could we be seeing it in use soon? Hit the jump for more info.

YouTube now goes up to 60 FPS

YouTube now goes up to 60 FPS

YouTube videos have been capped at 30 frames per second for years, but are now bumped up to 60 FPS for extra smooth playback.

LG Electronics to exit plasma TV market by end November

LG Electronics to exit plasma TV market by end November

We know it's coming, but now it's official: LG has announced that it will end its plasma TV business by the end of next month.

Wednesday, 29 Oct 2014

Playstation 4 firmware 2.0 is here, adds Share Play and a host of other features

Playstation 4 firmware 2.0 is here, adds Share Play and a host of other features

Sony's latest firmware update brings the Sony Playstation 4 console to version 2.0, adding numerous new features including the much hyped Share Play. More details inside.

Teardown reveals iPad Air 2 costs around US$275 to make

Teardown reveals iPad Air 2 costs around US$275 to make

A teardown of Apple's new iPad Air 2 tablet has revealed that the base model costs around US$275 to build, which is roughly the same as the model it replaces.

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