Tuesday, 7 Aug 2012
Apple and Google confirms that iOS 6 will see the demise of the native YouTube app. Google will instead work on a standalone version of the YouTube app for iOS 6 users.
Panasonic has managed to turn massive losses sustained last year into profits, while other Japanese flat-panel makers such as Sony and Sharp continue to struggle against the rising value of the Yen and bleak TV sales.
Popular BitTorrent website, Demonoid, has been shut down by Ukranian police. The biggest surprise though, is that it has been revealed that politics are to blame.
Monday, 6 Aug 2012
Cooler Master is adding a series of water repellent, synthetic wool felt iPad/iPhone accessories to its Elegance Collection. Also introduced is the Arc, a MacBook and iPad stand which holds your device vertically.
ARM has submitted its Mali-T604 GPU for OpenCL 1.1 full profile conformance through the standard-setting organization known as Khronos. With this submission, the company aims to bring "desktop GPU computing features" to the mobile, embedded and SmartTV markets.
According to leaked slides on the Internet, Microsoft will be updating its OEM Activation mechanism to version 3.0 for the upcoming Windows 8. OA 3.0 will allow OEMs to digitally order and receive keys from Microsoft. Also, a unique product key is required to be written into each PC.
In its ongoing trial with Samsung, Apple is forced to reveal secrets regarding how the iPhone was conceived and how the design team worked, giving a rare insight into how the ultra-secretive company conducts its business.
Saturday, 4 Aug 2012
The successor to Galaxy Note has been confirmed for an appearance at Samsung's August 29th Mobile Unpacked event, Reuters reports. On the other hand, press invites for the Samsung event in New York on the 15th tease with a picture of a tablet-like device with ink scribbles around it.
Friday, 3 Aug 2012
Supporting up to 160mm high side-flow tower coolers and long graphics cards up to 330mm in length, the Helios 232 houses two USB 3.0 ports on the front panel and comes with a pre-installed 120mm Xigmatek orange fan along with other features.
Futuremark has announced that Acer, Intel, Qualcomm, and SingTel-Optus have joined its Benchmark Development Program to create a new 3D Mark gaming benchmark for Android-based tablets and smartphones.