Friday, 27 Jul 2012
Kipon, a China-based photography accessories maker, has announced that it has developed two electronic adapters for mounting Canon EF lenses on Sony Alpha NEX and Micro Four Thirds-based mirrorless camera bodies.
Priced at S$999, the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 includes a 20-megapixel sensor, 3.6x optical zoom, and is capable of capturing Full HD movies. Encased in an aluminum body, the compact camera also offers ISO sensitivity up to an overwhelming ISO25,600, a control ring, as well as a high contrast 3-inch LCD.
Apple's legal disputes with Samsung continue, but this time, the Cupertino company may have an ace up its sleeve: Samsung's own internal documents that allegedly openly admit that the South Korean company mimicked the iPad, and was told off by Google for doing so.
Rumor has it that Twitter is about take another big step forward in becoming a bona fide media company with plans to host and produce its own web TV content. Talks with Hollywood producers are reportedly underway.
ASRock has announced its Fatal1ty 990FX Professional is now supporting the latest AMD AMP (AMD Memory Profile) technology which allows overclockers to easily gain more speed from their memory modules.
Thursday, 26 Jul 2012
The first acoustic system combining a measurement microphone, measurement software and a correction plug-in for most popular DAWs, it works by measuring your room using the included measurement microphone and software, and then generating an algorithm to provide a correction of your room's acoustic problems which you can apply to your mix using the included plug-in.
Sapphire has launched its Radeon HD 7970 Vapor-X Edition graphics cards. The top-of-the-line Vapor-X HD7970 card features 6GB of GDDR5 video memory while the second card has half of it at 3GB. Both cards feature the AMD Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition GPU as well as the Vapor-X cooler.
Parallels has announced that it's latest Parallels Desktop 7 for Mac which was released on 10 July 2012, supports Mountain Lion OS X 10.8.
Not much is known about Huawei's upcoming MediaPad 7 Lite tablet so far, except that it would run on a near-stock build of ICS, feature an IPS display capable of 1080p HD video playback and support "cellular voice calls, SMS and MMS via 3G".
Reports point to Dell as being the next manufacturer to participate in building Windows RT devices. However, recent reports say otherwise, indicating that Dell might be left out of the upcoming Windows RT launch.