Tuesday, 8 May 2012
Researchers from Disney Research and Carnegie Mellon University are working on a technology dubbed "Touche" that will enable real-world objects like chairs or doorknobs to detect a touch event, and also recognize what they are being touched by and how they are being touched.
Apple released an update to its iOS 5.1.1 that aims to fix minor bugs that have been affecting iPhones, iPads, and iPod touch devices.
Word on the street is that Apple wants to gatecrash Intel's Ultrabook party by releasing a cut-price MacBook Air.
Monday, 7 May 2012
ASUS announces the availability of 4 new notebooks powered by Intel's latest Ivy Bridge processors - the stylish K Series, N Series with SonicMaster Premium Audio, and the ROG G Series.
Featuring a base clock speed at 915MHz with 6008MHz DDR memory, the GTX 690 features two Kepler GPU cores and is backed by a staggering 4GB of GDDR5 VRAM.
Users can now remotely access and run their Macs and all of the operating systems, applications and files they need right from their iOS mobile device, without compromising on image quality.
According to Jon Peddie Research, global sales for PC gaming hardware is estimated to hit US$23 billion, with strong demand from gamers and PC enthusiasts from the BRIC countries that account for approximately 20 percent of the estimated global sales.
According to Appdata, Draw Something has lost 5 million users a month after Zynga's acquisition of its developer OMGPOP.
Friday, 4 May 2012
Viewqwest, a provider of next generation connectivity, has launched its Freedom VPN service and is now bundling IPTV and voice services with its Fibernet broadband plan. Freedom VPN is available as an add-on service to any existing Viewqwest plan at S$10 per month, while the new bundle will cost S$65 per month.
Designed to be compatible with the Windows 8 Consumer Preview, the betas now include improved cloud-enabled features including (but not limited to) Norton Management and Norton Identity Safe.