News: Reads from WWW
Monday, 12 Jul 2010
Developing apps for Android will be as simple as "connecting a series of blocks" with Google's latest tool, the App Inventor.
YouTube already has 1080p support for videos, but they just went four times the pixel count with 4K resolution . Anyone has a really big screen we can borrow?
Friday, 9 Jul 2010
TomTom outdid themselves once more, this time with Yoda's voice navigation now available in TomTom GPS devices. Here's a look at how the Jedi Master did his voice recording in the studio.
There are definite benefits to being anonymous on the internet. The chance to speak out against oppressive regimes. Being able to speak your mind without fear of discrimination. Not having everyone know you're secretly a dark elf of the opposite sex in your spare hours.
An Arstechnica article reveals a list of circumstantial evidence that may show that NVIDIA is deliberately crippling PhysX performance that's running on the CPU.
In another case of "because we can do it, so we shall", we see Ubuntu being loaded onto a Google Nexus One and sharing space with the rooted device's original Android OS.
The Pirate Bay, one of the largest host for BitTorrent links, was recently hacked by a security researcher. However, it's unlikely that users will find their info leaked to the RIAA or MPAA.
Although the iPhone 4 has sold like hot cakes, it has been plagued by numerous problems, leading some to suggest that a recall could be possible.
Thursday, 8 Jul 2010
After Microsoft kills Kin, an unprecedented number of Microsofties come out of the woodwork to air their grievances.
If you think those high-end DSLRs are steep in pricing, wait till you check out the Mamiya RZ33, a 33-megapixel monster that will set you back by US$17,990 should you choose to own one.