Friday, 28 Dec 2012
According to projections by research firm IDC, global semiconductor revenue is expected to reach US$319 billion in 2013. The bright spots in the market include portable computing devices, set-top boxes and automotive electronics that are expected to be key drivers of growth in the near future.
Samsung will be delivering the Premium Suite software update to the Galaxy Note in Q2 2013.
Verbatim has announced its new Store 'n' Go Micro+ USB Drive, a rugged portable solution ideal for storing music, videos, school projects, or photos that conveniently clips onto key chains, binders, notebooks, and more.
ZTE is set to unveil the thinnest 5-inch 1080p phone, the Grand S at CES 2013. Despite its 6.9mm side profile, the Grand S will pack a 13-megapixel camera sensor.
Toshiba is developing a light-field camera for use in smartphones and tablets. Like the light-field image sensor found in the Lytro camera, Toshiba's camera will allow photographers to change the focal point in an image after it's been shot.
Apple is said to be developing a Bluetooth Smart Watch that can connect to the other Apple devices. Read on to find out more.
Thursday, 27 Dec 2012
With CES 2013 coming up in two weeks' time, Samsung released a teaser video for its Smart TV and gave a sneak preview of its new Smart Hub. It also announced a new version of its instant messaging app, ChatON 2.0.
We already know that Research In Motion (RIM) will kick-start next year with two BlackBerry 10 devices, the full touchscreen Z10 and the QWERTY-equipped X10. What about a third, unknown device?
The Samsung Galaxy S IV probably will not make its appearance so soon but there are already rumors floating around the device on the Internet. Given its impending popularity, the appearance of an unofficial mockup video of the S IV doesn't quite strike us as that surprising.
LG Display will be showcasing its advancements in display technology, resolution, and design at the Consumer Electronics Show 2013.