News: Reads from WWW
Tuesday, 18 Mar 2014
According to reports, Apple's long-rumored health and fitness app will soon become a reality and it will be able to track your and analyze a variety of activities and health parameters.
Monday, 17 Mar 2014
An ARM-powered Lego robot, which features a Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone, has set the new world record of 3.253 seconds for completing the Rubik’s cube. The previous world record of 5.27 seconds, was held by an earlier version of the current robot.
Folks in China will be able to pre-order the Redmi Note at 8pm on March 19. There’s no mention of price, but it’s safe to assume that this octa-core phone will cost a bit more than the super-affordable, 4.7-inch Redmi that has a quad-core processor.
Well-known Apple product leaker Sonny Dickson posted a series of tweets revealing the alleged specs of Apple's upcoming iPhone 6.
Friday, 14 Mar 2014
Microsoft has announced an individual subscription plan for Microsoft Office 365. Named Office 365 Personal and coming in spring, it allows one PC or Mac and one tablet to be connected to Office 365, and is priced at US$6.99/month or US$69.99/year.
Google has massively slashed prices of its Google Drive monthly storage plans, with prices beginning from just US$1.99 for 100GB of monthly online cloud storage.
Tipster @evleaks has posted specs of Google's upcoming smartwatch, which is alleged to be built by LG. The wearable device is also rumored to be announced at Google I/O in June.
Thursday, 13 Mar 2014
An IT consultant claimed he has found a security flaw in the Android version of popular instant messaging software, WhatsApp. By using a malware with unrestricted access to the Android device's SD card, a hacker is able to extract WhatsApp private messages and upload them without the owner's knowledge.
Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014
Intel’s new MXC fiber optics cable is touted to offer data transfer rates of up to 800Gbps. The MXC cable is jointly developed by Intel, Corning, and US Conec, with the aim of replacing current 10Gbps interconnect cables used in data centers and supercomputing setups.
A leaked sales guide reveals the function of the dual-camera setup and other official specs of the all new HTC One.