Wednesday, 21 Dec 2011
Rumors of Microsoft and Nokia considering a joint bid for Research in Motion might not be too far-fetched, with the Canadian company conducting layoffs in light of its nett income taking a hit over the last few months.
ASRock has just announced the availability of its Fatal1ty X79 Professional motherboard for Sandy Bridge-E processors. This motherboard is targeted at gamers and rig builders who are enamored with the Fatal1ty series.
Mozilla and Google have decided that the latter will remain the default search engine for the popular browser for another three years. At the same time, Firefox 9 is available as a beta download.
Panasonic, Samsung, SanDisk, Sony and Toshiba have announced that they are collaborating to device a new content protection technology for flash memory cards such as SD cards and various storage devices.
Google hit the brakes on the Android 4.0 update for Samsung Nexus S devices in some regions while they "monitor feedback" from users.
Priced at US$199 with 8GB of storage space, the Archos 70b IT is a slim internet tablet running on the Android 3.2 Honeycomb.
Tuesday, 20 Dec 2011
Equipped with RAID 1, if either of the 2 hard drives fail, the system will keep running with the backup and alert the user to replace the failed hard drive, which can be replaced without turning the system off.
SingTel launches its first commercial LTE mobile broadband service, with typical download speeds between 3.4Mbps to 12Mbps. The LTE plan will be available from 22nd December, at S$69.90 per month.
Equipped with the CoolStream technology, the GeForce GTX 570 Battlefield 3 Limited Edition incorporates full support for NVIDIA 3D Vision and NVIDIA Surround technologies.
With Christmas and the New Year just around the corner, games distribution giant Steam is joining the festivities with a holiday sale and giveaway.