Wednesday, 6 Feb 2013
Trend Micro has detected some sites which are offering their own dubious version of free 'Windows 8 Activator' upgrade. With the adoption rate of Windows 8 increasing by more than 30% in January 2013, cybercriminals are hoping to ride on Windows 8's popularity.
The new versions - 16GB (Wi-Fi only), 32GB (Wi-Fi only) and 32GB (3G) - include the same features which the current model sports, such as the 9.4-inch 1280 x 800 pixel screen, an NVIDIA Tegra 3 quad-core processor, along with the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich platform.
Fuji Xerox has launched a comprehensive suite of mobile and cloud solutions to enhance business productivity and flexibility. Mobile Integrated Application for iOS is an application software which supports document handling in mobile environments, while the Working Folder is a cloud-based online storage service.
The details of the Xbox 720 GPU have been leaked online. According to the site VGleaks, the new GPU has an 800MHz clockspeed and features twelve shader cores. The site also claims that the DirectX 11 compliant graphics chip is also capable of supporting 2x, 4x and 8x MSAA anti-aliasing effects.
According to reports from The Guardian, the 41-megapixel Lumia device will be dubbed EOS, and is expected to launch in the summer in the US.
Zotac has announced that it has updated its Zbox Nano XS series with the AMD Brazos 2.0 platform. The refreshed Zotac Zbox Nano XS with AMD Radeon HD 7340 graphics maintains the pocket-sized form factor, and is available as a barebone PC or with 2GB of DDR3 memory and a 64GB SSD (Plus models).
Instagram has just announced that users can now browse their full feeds in real-time at Instagram.com, which used to be just a placeholder for the app. While users can "like" or comment on pictures, they can't upload pictures or apply filters yet.
Popular photo sharing site Pinterest is reportedly in talks for a fresh round of funding that would value the company at around US$2 billion.
Tuesday, 5 Feb 2013
Recent talks of Dell going private turned out to be true after all with Dell entering into an agreement to be purchased back for US$24.4 billion by Dell's founder and CEO, Michael Dell in partnership with private equity firm Silver Lake, and with assistance from Microsoft and other financing institutions.
The Slim S50 SSD comes equipped with the latest firmware and advanced controller circuit design, ensuring stable IOPS performance after extended periods of usage.