Wednesday, 21 Nov 2012
Skype, the voice call and chat service provider which was acquired by Microsoft late last year for US$8.5 million, has announced a new Modern-style version of Skype for Windows 8. The app will be pre-installed on devices from 12 manufacturers, and be made available in the Windows Store come October 26.
Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012
The local AMD office held an event for D-I-Y PC enthusiasts featuring systems powered by AMD Trinity APUs. We were given a sneak preview of the exhibits and one of the highlights of this event was an AMD Eyefinity gaming demonstration across three LCD displays for an immersive user experience!
Featuring the CoolStream high performance cooling design, the limited edition of the Radeon HD 7870 GPU comes powered by 1536 Stream Processors and has the memory running at a clock speed of 6000MHz.
The Casio EX-ZR1000 will be available at SITEX 2012 at S$599, ahead of its nationwide launch. In celebration of Casio Exilim's 10th anniversary this year, Casio will be launching a Casio exclusive limited edition model at the show as well.
HIS has introduced the HIS 7950 IceQ X2 Boost Clock, its iPower card for Call of Duty: Black Ops II & Medal of Honor Warfighter.
Creative Technology has announced that it has entered into an agreement with Intel Corporation for Intel to license certain technology and patents from ZiiLABS Inc. Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Creative, and acquire certain engineering resources and assets related to its UK subsidiary ZiiLABS Limited (formerly known as 3DLABS Limited).
Cooler Master has unveiled the HAF XB - a LAN box which packs full ATX motherboard support with modular and cooling features in a portable form.
Sony has introduced its Xperia Lounge app which will deliver Sony-approved content to both Xperia and non-Xperia Android devices.
MSI has announced the launch of the GX60, a 15-inch AMD-powered gaming notebook running on Windows 8 OS and armed with an AMD Trinity A10 quad-core processor and AMD Radeon HD 7970M GPU.
A senior executive at a popular online retailer has revealed that sales of Windows 8 are not as strong as expected, but is improving steadily.