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Thursday, 6 Dec 2012

AMD Radeon HD 8990 Slated for Launch Next Year?

AMD Radeon HD 8990 Slated for Launch Next Year?

The dual-GPU AMD Radeon HD 8990 is rumored to be released in the second quarter of 2013, according to information obtained by the Spanish website, Bit Dreams. They also claimed to have information on the performance and specifications of the AMD Radeon HD 8000 series GPUs.

Samsung Galaxy S III to Get Galaxy Note II Software Features in Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean Update

Samsung Galaxy S III to Get Galaxy Note II Software Features in Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean Update

Samsung is currently seeding the Android 4.1.2 update, which includes the Multi-View multi-tasking feature, over-the-air for its popular S III device. Poland will be the first country to receive it.

Wednesday, 5 Dec 2012

Apple Files Patent for Magnetic Wireless Charging Technology

Apple Files Patent for Magnetic Wireless Charging Technology

Apple has filed a patent application for wireless charging technology based on magnetic resonance. The difference compared with most wireless charging technologies on the market is that Apple's patent covers charging from a distance up to 1m.

Tuesday, 4 Dec 2012

LG to Announce Proprietary Mobile Processors at CES 2013

LG to Announce Proprietary Mobile Processors at CES 2013

LG officials has confirmed to the Korean Times that the company will be announcing its own in-house designed mobile processors at the Consumer Electronics Show 2013.

Steve Jobs Biopic Starring Ashton Kutcher to Debut at Sundance Film Festival

Steve Jobs Biopic Starring Ashton Kutcher to Debut at Sundance Film Festival

The eagerly anticipated Steve Jobs biopic jOBS, which stars Ashton Kutcher as the late Apple CEO, will close the 2013 Sundance Film Festival.

Samsung Galaxy S IV to Launch in April 2013?

Samsung Galaxy S IV to Launch in April 2013?

A fresh round of rumors surfaced on upcoming Samsung mobile devices includes the Galaxy S IV, an entry-level Galaxy Note II and a 13.3-inch transforming tablet with a keyboard dock.

Monday, 3 Dec 2012

Amazon and Google Battle to be Cheaper on the Cloud

Amazon and Google Battle to be Cheaper on the Cloud

In an attempt to compete with Amazon's discount on cloud based services, Google has slashed its cloud pricing by over 30 percent.

Xbox 720 to Release in Late 2013?

Xbox 720 to Release in Late 2013?

Sources have informed Bloomberg that Microsoft may be planning to launch their next iteration of the Xbox gaming console in late 2013. Apparently, the Xbox 720 will be sold for US$299 with Kinect, HUD glasses, and cloud gaming all bundled in.

Thursday, 29 Nov 2012

Google Drive Adds Spreadsheet Editing to its Mobile App

Google Drive Adds Spreadsheet Editing to its Mobile App

It's odd that the Google Drive mobile apps for Android and iOS didn't allow you to edit spreadsheets, but Google has rectified that with the latest version of the apps. Hit the link to find out what other changes the updated apps bring.

Wednesday, 28 Nov 2012

Windows Phone 8 Users Reports Random Boots and Battery Issues (Update)

Windows Phone 8 Users Reports Random Boots and Battery Issues (Update)

Early adopters of Windows Phone 8 are reporting random reboots and battery issues on their devices. Both Nokia and HTC are aware of these issues and are working to resolve these issues.

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