Thursday, 7 Nov 2013
Twitter (TWTR) shares will soon be traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) for US$26 per share, putting the company's value at US$14.1 billion. It will be offering 70 million shares at the listed price, and have granted underwriters a 30-day option to buy up to 10.5 million additional shares.
According to reports, Microsoft has shortened its list of potential new CEOs from about 40 to just 8 - five of whom are outside of Microsoft and three from within.
Deezer CEO Axel Dauchez has revealed two major new developments which seek to improve the music streaming service. One is focussed on expanding how users discover new content while the second aims to increase Deezer's reach.
Sources told AllThingsD that Apple has engaged the help of two Taiwan-based manufacturing firms to increase production of its iPads and iPhones to meet demand for the holiday season and the new year beyond.
Wednesday, 6 Nov 2013
The local telco's investigations showed that the fire was caused by an employee not following strict maintenance procedures, including the use of an unauthorized blowtorch. The fire was localized at the affected lead-in pipe, one of three separate pipes that houses cables connecting to customer homes and business premises.
Equipped with the AMD E2-3000 APU platform, the AE200 AIO PC sports a transparent bezel, and now features the E2-3000 integrated with AMD Radeon HD 8280 graphics for a boost in multimedia and 3D performance compared to previous generations.
MobileIron has announced new capabilities to accelerate the adoption of Android in the enterprise.
The NVIDIA GRID technology is now available from Amazon Web Services (AWS) through its newly announced Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) G2 instance, delivering GPU acceleration to users running graphics-intensive applications and games in the cloud.
HGST, a company of Western Digital, has begun shipping its helium-filled 6TB hard disk drives. First announced in September 2012, the Ultrastar He6 also features the company's 7Stac disk design, enabling it to fit 7 drive platters for a total capacity of 6 terabytes (TB).
Tuesday, 5 Nov 2013
Following AMD's most extravagant GPU launch in a long time, the company has released a slightly pared down edition of the Radeon R9 290X in the form of the Radeon R9 290 and made it much more affordable.