Tuesday, 7 Dec 2010
Humanitarian workers worldwide can soon communicate with colleagues, friends, and families thanks to a partnership between the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and Skype to bring free and low-cost communications options.
Google opens its own online electronic bookstore in a bid to enter the lucrative ebook market hogged by Kindle-maker Amazon. Google's ebooks will be stored in the "cloud" and be available for reading from any computer connected to the Internet, or via applications on mobile devices such as smartphones.
Google's Android 2.3 is finally released and comes packing with plenty of features. The first to come packing Android 2.3? The long rumored, newly announced Google Nexus S (that's made by Samsung).
Monday, 6 Dec 2010
Facebook is redesigning the profile pages of its users to make it more of a reflection of their real lives and emphasize one of the site's most popular features, photos.
DP300 is the new accessory for playing video games or watching blue-ray movies. For Apple's 24 and 27-inch LED Cinema Displays and iMacs.
Didn't believe the rumors about the PS Phone? Well, here's more proof. Guess we can expect a reveal soon, probably at CES 2011 in January.
Google's attempt to land Groupon appears to have broken down, making it the search giant's second failed acquisition of a social startup.
Friday, 3 Dec 2010
668 Shaw Brothers films and 500 hours of original TV dramas from Celestial Pictures will be distributed on Creative Technology's portable viewing devices.
At 19mm thick, the ASUS U36 is the world's thinnest notebook yet. Equipped with ASUS' Super Hybrid Engine and an NVIDIA graphics card with Optimus Technology, this notebook can last up to 10 hours.
The TEW-640MB allows a fuzz-free setup for internet access simply by using the Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) button when connecting to a WPS supporting device. Also, Advanced Multiple Input Multiple Output (MIMO) antenna technology offers significant increases in data throughput and link range without additional bandwidth or transmit power.