Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013
Cash-rich Microsoft is said to be in talks to help take Dell private, and might invest up to $3 billion to do so.
AMD may be trying to expand beyond PC chips with the recent hiring of two senior engineers, Charlie Matar, previously senior vice president of engineering at Qualcomm, and Wayne Meretsky, previously technical lead for OS X at Apple.
Tuesday, 22 Jan 2013
The HTC Butterfly will be available at M1, StarHub and other authorized resellers from 26 January at a recommended retail price of S$928.
Built with special Micro Channels that maximize heat dissipation, the integrated pump/waterblock combo featured on the Seidon 120XL and 240M helps save valuable space around the CPU socket while providing the same performance and reliability as air-based CPU coolers.
Researchers from Eindhoven University of Technology and Hong Kong Polytechnic have developed specially-coated cotton which absorbs up to 340% of its own weight at temperatures 34°C and below. When the temperature gets warmer, the cotton will release the collected water.
New Yahoo COO Henrique De Castro has hinted that the company will be focusing more on personalized content. This would help make Yahoo relevant again, and possibly turn it into a destination that users trust and return to.
Other than confirming that the Galaxy Note 8 will be unveiled at MWC, Samsung's mobile division head JK Shin has also officially confirmed that the S IV device will not be announced during the same event.
Dell today announced the Latitude 10 essentials configuration, in addition to its Latitude 10 standard configuration launched earlier in November 2012. The enterprise-ready tablet option aims to cater to budget-conscious customers, such as schools and small businesses.
Acer is reported to be working on launching premium laptops, and possibly an ultrabook, which will feature screen resolutions of 2880 x 1620 pixels. Just last week at CES 2013, the company showcased a 15-inch prototype that features this high PPI (pixels per inch) display.
Microsoft announced that the Windows Phone 7.8 update will be coming to existing Windows Phone 7.5 users in early 2013.