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Friday, 3 Feb 2012

Windows Phone 8 Apollo Details Leaked

Windows Phone 8 Apollo Details Leaked

Rumored for a Q4 2012 release, the Apollo update for Microsoft's Windows Phone platform has its details leaked. New hardware support such as multi-core, NFC and new screen resolutions, on top of a streamlined integration with Windows 8, have been revealed.

Samsung Galaxy S II Variant With Android 4.0 Might Be Unveiled In MWC 2012

Samsung Galaxy S II Variant With Android 4.0 Might Be Unveiled In MWC 2012

A supposedly leaked image of what appears to be a variant of the Samsung Galaxy SII running Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich has surfaced. It is rumored that it will debut in MWC 2012.

Pentax Introduces Mirrorless System Camera K-01

Pentax Introduces Mirrorless System Camera K-01

Pentax introduces a new mirrorless system with the K-01, a camera designed by Marc Newson, a London-based industrial designer. The K-01 is compatible with Pentax's existing K-mount lenses, and will be launched in March.

iTunes Match Replacing Songs Which Contain Explicit Lyrics with Clean Versions

iTunes Match Replacing Songs Which Contain Explicit Lyrics with Clean Versions

According to reports from the Cult of Mac and Mashable, songs with explicit lyrics will be automatically replaced by clean versions when they are uploaded to the iTunes Match service.

Thursday, 2 Feb 2012

Microsoft Releases Kinect For Windows

Microsoft Releases Kinect For Windows

14 months after the release of Kinect for Xbox 360, Microsoft have released Kinect for Windows. However, they will not be supporting the device with games, instead, its intended market will be commercial clients and developers.

Molybdenite - the New Semiconductor Material?

Molybdenite - the New Semiconductor Material?

Researchers from Switzerland have reportedly discovered a way to use molybdenite to make semiconductor transistors that are free of silicon, the traditional material used in semiconductors. Molybdenite is touted as an alternative material to overcome the miniaturization limits of silicon.

Google Music Labelled as an 'Oxymoron' by Warner Music Group's Ex-Chairman

Google Music Labelled as an 'Oxymoron' by Warner Music Group's Ex-Chairman

On his last day on the job, Warner Music Group's Chairman, Edgar Bronfman Jr, remarked that Google Music is an 'oxymoron' while declaring his turnaround support for Spotify.

iBattz Announces Mojo Removable Power Card

iBattz Announces Mojo Removable Power Card

Designed for smartphones and tablets, it features a replaceable 2500 mAh Li-Ion battery housed in a compact credit card size enclosure.

Facebook's Billion-Dollar IPO

Facebook's Billion-Dollar IPO

Facebook has filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to take the company public, with a US$5 billion initial public offering later this year.

Samsung: No Galaxy S III at MWC 2012

Samsung: No Galaxy S III at MWC 2012

Samsung has confirmed that the Galaxy S III will not be announced at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2012. It will hold a separate event in the first half of this year to unveil the phone instead.

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