Thursday, 26 Jul 2012
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.
Equipped with a 16-megapixel BSI CMOS sensor with Fujifilm's EXR technology, the FinePix F800EXR is a long-zoom digital camera which shoots sharp images even at a 40x zoom range and is capable of transferring high quality images directly to smartphones and tablets so users can post to Facebook and other social networking sites quickly.
Razer has announced improvements to its BlackWidow mechanical keyboard range, as well as a new, more affordable, Tournament edition.
A Swedish online tech store, Webhallen, was found to have the retail prices of Windows Surface tablets listed on its site. The prices indicated for the ARM-based Windows RT tablets, are much higher than an iPad with similar specs.
Google has updated its search function with another useful feature: a full-fledged scientific calculator. Need to solve an equation quickly? Hit the link for more details.
ARM Holdings and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSMC) have announced their agreement to produce 64-bit ARM chips for use in mobile and enterprise markets that require both high performance and energy efficiency. These chips will feature TSMC's FinFET transistors that promises leakage reduction.
Gabe Newell, former Microsoft employee, and now co-founder and managing director of video game developer Valve, has condemned Microsoft's upcoming Windows 8 OS as "a catastrophe for everyone in the PC space."
Cisco Systems announces that the company plans to cut 1,300 jobs, or approximately two percent of its global workforce, as it continues to streamline the organization's operations to focus on core businesses.
Wednesday, 25 Jul 2012
Available as an upgrade from Lion or Snow Leopard, the ninth major release of OS X comes with iCloud integration, the all new Messages app, Notification Center, system-wide Sharing, Facebook integration, Dictation, AirPlay Mirroring, and Game Center, just to name a few.