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Tuesday, 25 May 2010

Intel Debuts 32-nm CULV CPUs for Thin-and-light Notebooks

Intel Debuts 32-nm CULV CPUs for Thin-and-light Notebooks

Intel has taken the wraps off a new family of Consumer Ultra-Low Voltage processors based on its Nehalem microarchitecture.

NVIDIA Possibly Prepping Dual GPU Card for Computex?

NVIDIA Possibly Prepping Dual GPU Card for Computex?

The latest from the rumor mill suggests that NVIDIA is preparing a dual GPU card for this year's Computex.

Monday, 24 May 2010

HP Confirms Plans For WebOS-based Mobile Devices

HP Confirms Plans For WebOS-based Mobile Devices

There's much speculation as to what HP intends to do with the Palm’s WebOS operating system. Anyway, there's word from HP Taiwan that the company will adopt the WebOS platform in mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets.

H.264 and VP8 Codecs Compared

H.264 and VP8 Codecs Compared

Google has released its VP8 video codec to everyone with its WebM project, but how does it fare against the incumbent leader, H.264?

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Apple's "iPhone 4G" White Version Leaked

Apple is either deliberately letting information about the new iPhone leak for publicity, or there's a seriously security breach the size of the moon.

MSI to Display External Graphics Solution at Computex

MSI to Display External Graphics Solution at Computex

MSI is said to be preparing an external graphics solution device for laptops for this year's Computex event.

Friday, 21 May 2010

Facebook Sent Names to Advertisers

Facebook Sent Names to Advertisers

According to the WSJ, Facebook, along with MySpace and other social networking sites, had been sending data to companies that could be used to identify user names and profiles, despite promises from the site to the contrary.

Kevin Costner donates Ocean Therapy Technology

Kevin Costner donates Ocean Therapy Technology

In other news, actor Kevin Costner donates 'Ocean Therapy' technology to help the oil spill off the Gulf of Mexico.

Google Android Froyo Includes Over-the-Air App Installation and iTunes Streaming

Google Android Froyo Includes Over-the-Air App Installation and iTunes Streaming

The Google I/O event holds a lot of surprises, and two more appeared in the form of OTA apps installation and iTunes streaming onto your Android device with the Froyo update.

Google May Face Criminal Charges

Google May Face Criminal Charges

Nearly a week after admitting to inadvertently collecting 600GB of personal data while building up their Street View database, Google may face criminal charges in Germany. German prosecutors have started criminal investigations into the matter which will determine if charges will be brought against Google employees.

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