Thursday, 3 Apr 2014
At the Build developer conference today in San Francisco, Microsoft has announced Windows Phone 8.1. And for the first time, we got to hear the voice of the Cortana digital personal assistant.
Targeting entry level and value segments, Intel unveiled and demonstrated the new SoFIA 3G mobile SoC integrated with the 64-bit Atom processor. Would these new SoCs be low cost enough to bring about a new range of low-cost Android smartphones?
Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014
With up to 50 billion Internet of Things devices installed in the world by 2020, Intel is working aggressively to bring its familiar x86 architecture into the IoT and wearables world. Today at IDF 2014 in Shenzhen, China, Intel CEO unveiled new products and solutions to drive the growth of IoT.
One year ago, Club 3D introduced its MST (Multi Stream Transport) Hub that lets you add more display devices to an existing desktop or mobile system (that has a DisplayPort output). Now, the company is rolling out the first MST Hub with HDMI outputs.
MSI has announced ProBox23, a barebone PC system that features the MSI H81TI mini-ITX motherboard. With its ability to support 4th generation Intel Core processors, as well as Haswell chips in the LGA 1150 package, the Pro23 is ideal for commercial applications.
Creative has announced a USB sound card that delivers a lifelike 3D audio soundstage, and noiseless recordings for podcasts and video conferencing, the Creative Sound Blaster Play! 2.
The 8-inch Windows 8.1 tablet with a Wacom digitizer stylus is now available exclusively at all Best Denki outlets for S$499. Every purchase of the VivoTab Note 8 will entitle you to a free VersaSleeve. The first 100 customers will also get a free Microsoft Wedge Keyboard.
Cooler Master has just announced the latest addition to its Silent mid-tower chassis series. Not only is the Silencio 652S touted to be whisper quiet during operation, it is also IP6X dustproof compliant!
StarHub just released the price plans for the Sony Xperia Z2.
Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014
Samsung today announced a trio of new Android tablets under the Galaxy Tab 4 branding. They are the Galaxy Tab 4 (7.0), (8.0) and (10.1) and will be available globally from Q2.