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Monday, 6 Sep 2010

Steve Jobs Defends New iTunes 10 Icon

Steve Jobs Defends New iTunes 10 Icon

Steve Jobs has come out to defend the new iTunes 10 icon, disagreeing that it sucks.

Friday, 3 Sep 2010

Google Chrome 6 Released

Google Chrome 6 Released

Version 6 of Google's Chrome browser is now available on its website; the latest version brings significant JavaScript performance improvements, user interface enhancements, built-in synchronization capabilities, and an autofill feature that can automatically populate form data.

Thursday, 2 Sep 2010

New Apple TV and iPods Launched

New Apple TV and iPods Launched

At its fall media event, Apple has announced new refreshes to its range of iPod media players and its one last thing: a smaller, revamped Apple TV

Wednesday, 1 Sep 2010

Apple May Introduce iPhone 4 With Redesigned Antenna

Apple May Introduce iPhone 4 With Redesigned Antenna

If words from Telcel are to be believed, Apple will be releasing an updated model of the iPhone 4 on September 30 which will have a redesigned antenna.

Tuesday, 31 Aug 2010

Intel to Buy Infineon Wireless Unit for US$1.4 Billion

Intel to Buy Infineon Wireless Unit for US$1.4 Billion

After nearly a month of rumors foreshadowing the deal, it's now official: Intel is buying Infineon's wireless unit for $1.4 billion in an all-cash transaction that will close in the first quarter of next year.

Monday, 30 Aug 2010

Microsoft Co-Founder Goes on Patent Rampage

Microsoft Co-Founder Goes on Patent Rampage

Paul Allen, co-founder of Microsoft has launched an astonishing lawsuit against some of the biggest tech companies in the world, including Apple and Google over patents owned by his now-defunct tech lab.

Friday, 27 Aug 2010

H.264 to Remain Free for Free Internet Video Streaming

H.264 to Remain Free for Free Internet Video Streaming

MPEG-LA, the group holding the patent rights for use of MPEG video codec standards, including the popular H.264 codec, has announced that it will not charge royalties for any website using it to stream freely available video.

Thursday, 26 Aug 2010

Firefox Tab Candy Becomes Firefox Panorama, Still Delicious

Firefox Tab Candy Becomes Firefox Panorama, Still Delicious

Firefox Tab Candy, an experimental way to organize, control and massage your Firefox tabs, has become Firefox Panorama.

New Canon EOS 60D DSLR Camera Announced

New Canon EOS 60D DSLR Camera Announced

And the new cameras keep coming ahead of Photokina in September. The latest to hit the mix is Canon's EOS 60D, the successor to the nearly two year old 50D.

Wednesday, 25 Aug 2010

Want to Learn Better? Leave that iPod Alone

Want to Learn Better? Leave that iPod Alone

It seems that constantly plugging in, being always on and repeatedly stimulating our brains isn't that good for our learning after all.

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