Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013
Following today's big announcement of the acquisition of Nokia, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has sent an internal email to staff explaining the changes in more detail. Click through for highlights from the email.
LINE Collaborates with FC Barcelona & Real Madrid C.F. to Launch Official Accounts and Team Stickers!
LINE has officially partnered with FC Barcelona and Real Madrid C.F. respectively, to develop several branded digital goods. Fans will be able to get flash updates on the latest news and upcoming events, as well as download free LINE original stickers featuring the popular players.
Microsoft has just announced that they are buying Nokia's Devices and Services unit for a total of 5.44 billion Euros. Nokia CEO Stephen Elop will be stepping aside from his role and leading Microsoft's Devices team as executive VP of devices and services. Click through for more details.
With Nokia's largest smartphone display at 4.7 inches, the Lumia 625 comes with 4G connectivity and an extensive suite of signature Nokia Lumia applications. It will debut at Comex 2013 for S$399 with exclusive operator promotions.
Acer has just revealed an update to the Acer Aspire R7, a 15-inch convertible notebook with an Ezel Hinge -- a single hinge at the back of the machine that lets you tilt the display in a myriad of different ways. The new model now comes with an Intel fourth generation processor, as well as a bundled active pen (N-trig technology).
ZF Friedrichshafen and its partner Levant Power Corp. have created the world's first active suspension system for cars that can generate power.
LG announces its 55-inch Gallery OLED TV, which is designed to look like a painting. The TV set unveiled at IFA 2013 also sports two forward-facing speakers are also hidden within the "canvas" of the TV set.
Monday, 2 Sep 2013
Parallels has officially launched their newest desktop virtualization software for Mac, Parallels Desktop 9 for Mac, which promises many new features and numerous enhancements and will be fully compatible with the upcoming OS X Mavericks.
The Galaxy Tab 3 (7.0) (8GB) will be available in white from 5 September at S$498 for the LTE version (without contract) and S$298 for the Wi-Fi version at telcos, major consumer electronics and IT stores, and Samsung Experience Stores.
Logitech has beefed up its G series lineup of gaming peripherals with the G602 Wireless Gaming Mouse that boasts a staggering 250 hours of lag-free gaming battery life, along with G440 and G240 mousepads that are designed for high-dpi and low-dpi gaming individually.