Friday, 16 Nov 2012
Facebook recently updated its iOS and Android apps with a couple of new features, including a Share button, in-line friend tagging, and emoji options for messages.
NC State researchers have developed a new software to help boost Wi-Fi throughput performances without the need for any hardware upgrades.
QNAP has released the new Turbo NAS V3.0 firmware, which incorporates enhancements to Turbo NAS multimedia applications and new business features.
According to Twitter's recent blog post, users will soon be able to email a Tweet directly from their Twitter stream to contacts who are not followers or anyone for that matter. This new feature will be rolled out over the coming weeks.
Lytro, maker of the Lytro Light Field camera, has announced new light field capabilities for the camera. The new creative tools, called Perspective Shift and Living Filters, will be available via a free update to the Lytro Desktop app on December 5th, and will work with living pictures previously taken.
The latest in Goal Zero's portable, solar-powered ecosystem of products guarantees to bring back your dead smartphone instantly and replenish your battery in less than three hours.
Thursday, 15 Nov 2012
The first Handycam with a 35mm full frame sensor from Sony, the NEX-VG900 packs a 24.3-megapixel Sony-developed full frame Exmor CMOS sensor approximately 40 times larger than the equivalent in ordinary consumer camcorders. It's also more than twice the size of the APS-C sized sensor found in other interchangeable lens Handycam models.
At 482g light (including battery and memory card), the 24.3-megapixel RX1 packs a 35mm full-frame Exmor CMOS sensor and wide aperture F2 fixed-focal lens into a body compact enough to fit easily into the palm of your hand.
Futuremark announces there will be a new cross-platform 3DMark benchmark scheduled to arrive soon. With it, enthusiasts will now be able to compare scores from machines that run on different platforms and processors.
According to a tweet by market analyst Horace Dediu, the smartphone market is currently "largely dominated by Apple and Samsung with HTC being a distant third", where smartphone profits are concerned.