Wednesday, 30 May 2012
Motherboards adopting the latest Intel and AMD platforms will be displayed with the introduction of the Nonstop Technology improving their durability and stability. ECS will also showcase upcoming Ultrabooks based on the Ivy Bridge platform.
Google and Samsung just revealed the next generation Chromebook as well as a new Samsung Chromebox. Both sport similar Intel Celeron dual-core processors and 4GB of RAM.
A tablet device by the name of Google ASUS Nexus 7 appeared in a benchmark result. The listed specs include NVIDIA Tegra 3 quad-core 1.3GHz processor, a screen resolution of 1280 x 768 pixels and Android 4.1.
An unpatched exploit that affects Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows 8 Consumer Preview allows a user to launch a system shell by manipulating the sticky keys function. This hack is straightforward to implement as it can be executed in a matter of minutes.
Nikon releases a firmware update which fixes the issue of its D800 and D4 cameras freezing up during use.
A 5.25-inch mesh reader supporting almost every existing media card in the market including SDXC with support for USB 3.0, it features a unique design which blends well with any chassis owning a front mesh panel.
With the increasing number of users who access Facebook via mobile platforms, the social networking company is rumored to be eyeing Opera Software and its speedy mobile browser with a US$1 billion takeover.
The 3-in-1 2-inch tall compact gadget works as a portable speaker, headphone amplifier, or a USB Digital Audio Converter (DAC).
Poor sales of Blackberry phones and Playbook tablets have increased the chances of the company's third writedown since December.
Tonight saw the simultaneous launch of Samsung's latest Galaxy S III smartphone by all three telcos. Hundreds of people queued up at selected telco outlets across the island. Additionally, we were fortunate to check out the launch buzz over at M1's flagship store in Paragon that entertained both pre-registered and walk-in customers.