Wednesday, 3 Jul 2013
Motorola unveiled the first ad for the Moto X smartphone, calling it "the first smartphone you can design yourself."
According to reports, former Microsoft Xbox boss Don Mattrick left so abruptly because of Microsoft's upcoming massive reorganization.
In another example of thinking outside the box, Apple has hired Paul Deneve, the former CEO of Yves Saint Laurent. Deneve will be joining Apple as a vice president.
Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013
Now available on the iOS App Store as a Universal app, Ravenmark: Mercenaries is a free-to-play game featuring asynchronous multiplayer battles against friends or random strangers.
Sony today launched the VPL-FHZ55, an installation projector that uses a laser light source and 3LCD optical system. Rated for 20,000 hours of operation, this S$7,999 beamer will be available in August.
Microsoft has announced plans to discontinue the TechNet Subscription service. Currently, it allows subscribers to try full version and beta software from Microsoft's extensive library, for an annual fee as low as US$199. However, this service will be retired by the end of August 2013.
Apple finally reached a deal with Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSMC) to make chips for its products starting in 2014.
Bloomberg reports that Apple is applying a trademark for "iWatch" in Japan, which raises speculation that the tech company is indeed working on a smartwatch. (Update: Apple submitted similar applications in Mexico and Taiwan.)
Maxthon has partnered with AMD to release its new Windows-based Maxthon Cloud browser, which is optimized for AMD's next generation of Accelerated Processing Units (APUs).
Mozilla states its intentions to go beyond smartphones for its Firefox OS.