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Tuesday, 1 Jul 2014

Plextor Announces Launch of M6e M.2 PCIe Gen2 X2 SSD

Plextor Announces Launch of M6e M.2 PCIe Gen2 X2 SSD

Plextor has just announced the launch of the M6e M.2 PCIe Gen2 X2 SSD, a 2280 (80x22mm) M.2 PCIe form factor SSD that has specifically been designed to deliver performance storage to gaming notebooks and M.2 compatible motherboards.

Apple Wants iTunes U to be the Only Education App You'll Need

Apple Wants iTunes U to be the Only Education App You'll Need

An update to the iTunes U app will provide new tools and functionalities for educators to create and manage courses directly on the iPad; students will also be able to participate in discussions and ask their teachers questions without having to exit the app.

Reading Rainbow Kickstarter Campaign Has the Most Backers to Date

Reading Rainbow Kickstarter Campaign Has the Most Backers to Date

The Reading Rainbow Kickstarter campaign is now the most-backed campaign ever. It aims to bring Reading Rainbow to as many children as possible, and encourage them to start reading. It has even managed to get the other top four Kickstarter campaigns (Pebble, OUYA, Pono and Veronica Mars) to help with its mission.

Microsoft Shelved Plans for the Surface Mini Due to Lack of Confidence?

Microsoft Shelved Plans for the Surface Mini Due to Lack of Confidence?

DigiTimes reported that Microsoft cancelled mass production of the Surface Mini as it lacked confidence in the tablet's ability to differentiate itself from the competition in the small tablet market segment.

Monday, 30 Jun 2014

Sony's High-end VPL-VW1100ES 4K Projector Now in Stores; Will Set You Back S$25,599

Sony's High-end VPL-VW1100ES 4K Projector Now in Stores; Will Set You Back S$25,599

Looking for a high-end home theater projector? If so, here's a heads-up: Sony's super-impressive but also super-expensive VPL-VW1100ES 4K projector is now available in Singapore.

Dolby Atmos Coming to Home Theaters; Yamaha's Aventage RX-A3040 and RX-A2040 Receivers to Support It Soon

Dolby Atmos Coming to Home Theaters; Yamaha's Aventage RX-A3040 and RX-A2040 Receivers to Support It Soon

Dolby Laboratories has announced that its Atmos surround sound tech is coming to home theaters. And Yamaha is quick to announce that its Aventage RX-A3040 and RX-A2040 AV receivers will support it soon via a firmware update.

Facebook Conducted Psychological Experiments on 600,000 Users in January 2012

Facebook Conducted Psychological Experiments on 600,000 Users in January 2012

The Proceedings of The National Academy of Sciences published a report earlier this month that Facebook conducted psychological experiments on 600,000 users without their knowledge in January 2012.

 Chinese Companies Shift Away from Foreign Mainframes

Chinese Companies Shift Away from Foreign Mainframes

Chinese companies are replacing products made by American companies IBM Corp, Oracle Corp and EMC Corp with homegrown brands, opening doors for domestic suppliers like Huawei, Inspur and Sugon Information Industry Co.

Panasonic Launches the 3E - A Hybrid Tablet/Notebook for Education

Panasonic Launches the 3E - A Hybrid Tablet/Notebook for Education

The Panasonic 3E is a semi-rugged tablet/notebook that is resistant to dust, drops and spills. It comes with several accessories for the classroom, and runs on Windows 8.1 Pro for Education.

Android L Keyboard Available for Download on Google Play Store

Android L Keyboard Available for Download on Google Play Store

You can now try Google's new keyboard from the Android L Developer Preview by downloading it from the Play Store. It is free and should work on devices running Android 4.0 and above.

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