News tagged ‘technostorm’
Thursday, 20 Mar 2014
Intel has revealed the new 5th generation of unlocked Intel Core “Broadwell” processors will feature the Iris Pro graphics that was previously exclusively to mobile SKUS of the previous generation Intel Core CPUs. In addition, the Broadwell chips will be based on the new 14nm fabrication process.
We just got word from Sony Mobile Singapore that the Xperia Z2 will be available in the first week of April. The smartphone was originally planned for release on March 29.
Wednesday, 19 Mar 2014
Oppo today introduced the Find 7, a 5.5-inch phablet that comes in two variants. Both variants come with a 13-megapixel rear camera that can take 50-megapixel photos. Hit the link to find out more.
Samsung Techwin has introduced its first ever SmartCam SNH-1011N Wi-Fi Smart Home Camera to the Singapore market. With sound and motion activated alerts, you'll always be informed of what goes on in the places that matter the most.
2014 sees the market for wearable tech expand exponentially, with LG being the latest to unveil its Android Wear-Powered G Watch. Here comes the Moto 360, a wristwatch designed by Motorola that's not only all aesthetics, but also provides information whenever you need it.
Google officially announced that Android is coming to wearables through Android Wear. Starting with smartwatches, Google is working with ASUS, HTC, LG, Motorola and Samsung to introduce more smartwatches powered by Android Wear later this year.
Tuesday, 18 Mar 2014
Microsoft is said to be holding a cloud and mobile-focused media event on March 27, with Office for iPad high on the agenda.
Monday, 17 Mar 2014
StarHub is unveiling Singapore's first universal TriSIM card, bundling all three form factors in a compact package at no extra cost to consumers. The TriSIM card eliminates the need for individual MicroSIM and NanoSIM card adapters.
Microsoft Ceases Support for Windows XP on 8 April, Launches Two Free Tools to Help Consumers Migrate
Microsoft is discontinuing support for the Windows XP OS and Office 2003 on 8 April 2014. Also, there will no more customer technical service assistance for Windows XP and Office 2003, which means that you will no longer receive the updates that help safeguard your PC from harmful viruses, spyware, and other malicious software.
Friday, 14 Mar 2014
Microsoft has announced an individual subscription plan for Microsoft Office 365. Named Office 365 Personal and coming in spring, it allows one PC or Mac and one tablet to be connected to Office 365, and is priced at US$6.99/month or US$69.99/year.