News: Reads from WWW
Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012
To recover from recent losses, Japanese TV giants, particularly Panasonic, Sony, and Sharp, are hawking out US$3 billion worth in assets in a last-ditch attempt to turn the tide.
Apple managed to capture more than a quarter of the world's LTE market share less than three months after the launch of its iPhone 5. Its arch rival, Samsung continues to lead the market for the seventh straight quarter with 40%.
Tuesday, 11 Dec 2012
The update to Twitter's iPhone and Android applications will allow users to edit photos in new ways, such as adding filters, photo frames, as well as an auto-enhance capability to its image sharing feature.
In a land dominated by local brands Samsung and LG, Motorola has decided to close shop in South Korea as part of its global restructuring process.
Monday, 10 Dec 2012
According to unnamed sources, Wall Street Journal has recently reported that the big giant has "generated around $1 billion from the sale of Google Apps and separate mapping software to businesses and governments" over this past year.
LG Electronics has announced that it has sold over 10 million units of its Optimus L-series smartphones.
According to AllThingsD, Facebook confirms it has disabled Instagram's support for Twitter Cards technology.
Friday, 7 Dec 2012
Acquired by Google in September, Snapseed, a popular photo-editing app, is now finally available for download on Google Play for free. Likewise, the iOS version of the app is also free for now (originally US$4.99), and is also updated to include Google+ integration and some new filters.
Google has just announced that it’s no longer accepting new signups for the free edition of Google Apps. Luckily, if you’re already using it, today’s announcement has no impact on you, unless you wish to add more than 10 users.
Huawei has just confirmed that it is working on "an oversized" Ascend Mate smartphone, one that's positioned to be the Samsung Galaxy Note II competitor. The device has been alleged to come with a huge 6.1-inch Full HD 1080p display while running a 1.8GHz quad-core processor with 2GB of RAM.