Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012
Yahoo has just released a completely redesigned Yahoo Mail, which places heavy emphasis on speed and efficiency. Yahoo updated the existing web client and Android app with the new design, while introducing new apps for the iPhone and Windows 8 platform.
Intel revealed design plans of its new 22nm system-on-a-chip (SoC) that will feature 3D Tri-gate transistors, in line with their Ivy Bridge counterparts. The company outlined this new microarchitecture for its SoC in a paper presented at the 2012 International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM).
To recover from recent losses, Japanese TV giants, namely Panasonic, Sony, and Sharp, are hawking out US$3 billion worth in assets in a last-ditch attempt to turn the tide.
The newly-launched BlackBerry Expert Center in Singapore aims to provide fast service and onsite repairs so customers can retain their existing handsets without requiring a loan or replacement handset.
Apple managed to capture a quarter of the world's LTE market share less than three months after the launch of its iPhone 5. Its arch rival, Samsung continues to lead the market for the seventh straight quarter with 40%.
The new Elite UHS-1 series by Silicon Power comprises of flash cards for use with DSLRs, smartphones, tablets, and camcorders, to name a few.
The TAN1, the first High Power Wi-Fi Adapter, is designed specifically for use with Windows 8 tablets, Ultrabooks, and laptops.
Networking enthusiasts here can expect the ASUS USB-AC53 wireless adapter to arrive on our shores in the months ahead. The USB-AC53 is based on the existing draft 802.11ac wireless standard.
Tuesday, 11 Dec 2012
The update to Twitter's iPhone and Android applications will enable users to edit photos in new ways, such as adding filters, photo frames, as well as an auto-enhance capability to its image sharing feature.
AMD has just announced that it has lowered wafer purchase commitments with Globalfoundries for the closing quarter of 2012. This move will result in a termination penalty of US$320 million that AMD will have to pay out in several installments.