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Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014

Microsoft to announce US$2.5 billion deal to acquire maker of Minecraft (Updated)

Microsoft to announce US$2.5 billion deal to acquire maker of Minecraft (Updated)

According to numerous reports, Microsoft will announce a US$2.5 billion deal to acquire Mojang, the maker of the popular Minecraft game, later today.

Monday, 23 Jun 2014

Facebook Improves Android App After Team Trip to Africa

Facebook Improves Android App After Team Trip to Africa

If you have noticed Facebook on Android feeling quicker, it's a Facebook team trip to Africa that you have to thank.

Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014

Adobe's Lightroom Mobile Enables Photo Editing on the Move

Adobe's Lightroom Mobile Enables Photo Editing on the Move

Adobe has just unveiled an iPad version of Lightroom that allows you to make powerful photo adjustments on-the-go. Find out more after the jump.

Thursday, 3 Apr 2014

Intel Demonstrates Its Integrated Mobile SoC Codenamed SoFIA

Intel Demonstrates Its Integrated Mobile SoC Codenamed SoFIA

Targeting entry level and value segments, Intel unveiled and demonstrated the new SoFIA 3G mobile SoC integrated with the 64-bit Atom processor. Would these new SoCs be low cost enough to bring about a new range of low-cost Android smartphones?

Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014

Intel Labs Reveals New Low-Power Graphics Core

Intel Labs Reveals New Low-Power Graphics Core

Researchers at Intel Labs have revealed their new low-power graphics execution core, built on the 22nm fabrication process. It is apparent this upcoming graphics core is targeted at mobile devices where power efficiency is crucial.

Wednesday, 22 Jan 2014

Bill Gates Refutes Rumors of Returning as CEO

Bill Gates Refutes Rumors of Returning as CEO

Bill Gates has vehemently denied rumors that he might return as CEO of Microsoft. He insists that he will spend the rest of his life focusing on the efforts of his philanthropic foundation.

Friday, 17 Jan 2014

Google Chrome for Mobile Updated with Optional Data Compression Feature

Google Chrome for Mobile Updated with Optional Data Compression Feature

Google recently announced a few new features baked into the latest verison of Chrome for Mobile. The most significant one is the data compression feature that will help users reduce data usage by up to 50% while browsing the web on their phones.

Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014

Acer Knows Why it Failed, but Fails to Give Details on Future Plans

Acer Knows Why it Failed, but Fails to Give Details on Future Plans

In his first press conference as Acer's new CEO, Jason did not provide specifics as to the future of the company and instead dwelt on reasons why the company failed.

Thursday, 21 Nov 2013

Mobile AppHack Hackathon to be Held in Singapore on 23 November

Mobile AppHack Hackathon to be Held in Singapore on 23 November

One of the biggest mobile app hackathons in the world will be happening in Singapore this weekend, on 23 November and 24 November. The 36-hour hackathon will see developers, designers and entrepreneurs try to build an app that will win them entry into the AngelHack Global Hackcelerator Program.

Friday, 1 Nov 2013

Intel Begins Shipping LTE-Capable XMM 7160 Chip to Manufacturers

Intel Begins Shipping LTE-Capable XMM 7160 Chip to Manufacturers

Intel has begun shipping its LTE-capable XMM 7160 chip to manufacturers. Demonstrated in June this year at Computex 2013, the XMM 7160 slim modem platform supports 15 global LTE bands, as well as 2G, 3G and voice-over-LTE services.

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