Monday, 24 Jun 2013
Chinese security firm Qihoo recently discovered a serious flaw in the "cloud backup" feature of the Samsung Galaxy S4, which when exploited, allows malicious software to send text messages while assuming your identity without you knowing.
Panasonic has announced a new line of micro SDHC memory card with 'six-proof' properties; the new cards are waterproof, possess static electrical resistance, magnetic resistance, X-ray resistance and heat resistance. The new cards will be available on July 13th.
Mozilla announced last week that they will be collaborating on the Cookie Clearinghouse, or CCH, with Stamford Law School's Center for Internet and Society (CiS). However, this development will mean more delays to the launch of its cookie-blocking feature that was announced in February this year.
A touch-enabled notebook that pivots to let users share their work and folds to go mobile as a tablet, the 11.6-inch HP EliteBook Revolve comes powered by Intel Ivy Bridge processors and is optimized for the Windows 8 platform.
According to All Things D, Microsoft is expected to unveil a major restructuring on July 1st. CEO Steve Ballmer seems to have been planning this re-organization only with a small group of direct reports and some board members, leaving the larger group of leadership executives out of the loop.
It appears Twitter is not going to stand by idly after Facebook updated Instagram to allow for video recording and sharing. The Android version of Twitter's video recording app, Vine, has received an update so hit the link for the details.
Saturday, 22 Jun 2013
With Intel's new Haswell-class processing platform officially launched, motherboard vendors are reaching out to update the PC DIY enthusiasts on their new focus and features. MSI and Corbell held such a session yesterday, so check out some of the gadgets and gear on show!
Friday, 21 Jun 2013
Palit has released the Palit GeForce GTX 780 JetStream series, marking the debut of the "Super JetStream" version.
Improving on traditional mainstream chassis, the N200/N400/N600 models come with full mesh front panels and well-ventilated layouts, and supports liquid cooling radiators up to 240mm in length.
Developers have created a free Android app which provides real-time updates on Singapore's Pollutant Standards Index (PSI) from the National Environment Agency's website.