Monday, 4 Jun 2012
The ITU has devised a new set of standards for 3D TV programming, focusing primarily on 720p and 1080p formats, digital interfaces for studio production, and quality evaluation based on picture quality, 3D depth, and audiences' comfort levels.
Acer announces new ultrabooks and notebooks including the Aspire M5-481TG Timeline Ultra which features long battery life with Acer innovations, the slender and light Aspire V5-471G, and the razor thin Aspire S5 with a hidden I/O panel.
Sunday, 3 Jun 2012
Described by Roccat as "The Classic 3-Button Mouse: Re-Mastered", the ambidextrous Lua includes a dedicated DPI button with seven DPI settings, advanced scroll wheel capable of countering over-scrolling, and an exterior engineered to withstand prolonged hours of intensive usage.
Capable of housing six DisplayPort outputs, the Radeon HD 7870 Eyefinity 6 features the 28nm GPU technology as well as support for Ultra HD 4096p resolutions and PCIe 3.0, and is equipped with the CoolStream High Performance Cooling Technology, guaranteeing improved heat dissipation.
Adopting the AMD A85X chipset with support for the latest socket FM2 CPUs, the A85F2-A Deluxe motherboard offers the new graphical UEFI BIOS with ECS MIB X, and a multi-language interface, along with expansion and connectivity options.
Friday, 1 Jun 2012
Microsoft Releases Windows 8 Release Preview; Eligible Windows 7 to Windows 8 Pro Upgrade to Cost S$17.99
Microsoft has released Windows 8 Release Preview today in 14 languages. This will be the last public pre-release, as the company moves towards the RTM stage. If you've an eligible Windows 7 PC, upgrading to Windows 8 Pro will cost S$17.99.
Samsung is delaying the Pebble Blue variant of its flagship Galaxy S III due to manufacturing issues regarding the paintjob and the panels' material, GSMArena reports.
Backed by a 5-year warranty, the Icy Vision-A VGA cooler is capable of generating 20% more airflow than conventional fans.
The GT70 now includes the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 675M discrete graphics card, along with existing features including (but not limited to) the Intel HM77 Chipset, Killer E2200 Game Networking, SteelSeries backlit keyboard, and Dynaudio Speakers with THX Surround Sound.
Leaked images and a video of the next-gen iPhone parts point to a longer, 16:9 format 4.0-inch touch screen, a metal back and a smaller dock connector.