Wednesday, 25 Jan 2012
The Xbox 360 is close to seven years old, and it seems Microsoft is ready to launch a new console by next year. While the next generation Xbox won't be out by this year, sources have made the wait more bearable by revealing that the console will be six times more powerful than the Xbox 360.
Announced in an updated blog post on Tuesday, Facebook's Timeline will soon be made mandatory across the globe over the next few weeks. Users will have seven days to preview Timeline before it goes live.
Monday, 23 Jan 2012
Acting on the recommendation of its Co-Chief Executive Officers, the Board of Directors of BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) has unanimously named Thorsten Heins as President and Chief Executive Officer. Mike Lazaridis is now Vice Chair of RIM's Board and Chair of the Board's new Innovation Committee, while Jim Balsillie remains a member of the Board.
Friday, 20 Jan 2012
Available in 60GB, 90GB, 120GB, 240GB and 480GB capacities, these SSDs are the ideal upgrade solution for the business or home users who seek performance and value.
Twitter has acquired Summify, a news aggregation start-up company. The announcement was published on Summify's blog, which left a bittersweet aftertaste for its crew and subscribers since the acquisition also marks the retirement of the popular service.
Cooler Master presents the X6 and the X6 Elite CPU coolers, which are both ideal for gamers and overclockers.
With a catalogue of over 10 million tracks from just SGD$0.99 monthly for the first three months (S$1.99 per month thereafter), this new service will also be pre-loaded on mobile platforms such as Google Android and Apple iOS.
At CES, we saw Acer reveal the follow up to its Acer Aspire S3 -- the impressive black aluminum Acer Aspire S5. If the S5 continues to impress once it's available to users, then we're sure Acer's prediction that Ultrabooks making up about 25-35% of Acer's 2012 notebook shipments would be true.
In celebration of the Lunar New Year, SingTel will offer 48 hours of free local mobile calls, SMS and MMS, as well as $1 mio TV blockbuster movies from 12.00am on 23 January to 11.59pm on 24 January.
The exorbitant Android-based tablet comes at a steep price of 9,999 yuan (US$1,600) with apps specifically catered for officials in China, Reuters reports.