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Monday, 12 Apr 2010

New MacBook Pros Incoming?

New MacBook Pros Incoming?

An eagle-eyed Reddit reader has noticed four new Apple notebook SKUs appear Microcentre purchasing system, indicating that new MacBook Pros are on the way.

Friday, 9 Apr 2010

Apple Shuts Down Flash Developers for iPhone OS

Apple Shuts Down Flash Developers for iPhone OS

It wasn't too long ago that Adobe announced a Packager for iPhone feature in Adobe Flash CS5 that would allow Flash projects to be ported as native apps for the iPhone. Well, with the release of the new iPhone Developer Program License Agreement for iPhone OS 4.0, Apple has effectively shut that down.

4-way SLI with GeForce GTX 480 is Possible

4-way SLI with GeForce GTX 480 is Possible

Although the GeForce GTX 480 officially supports only 3-way SLI, motherboard maker EVGA has confirmed that 4-way SLI will indeed work.

Thursday, 8 Apr 2010

Apple Confirms iPad's Wi-Fi Issues

Apple Confirms iPad's Wi-Fi Issues

Apple's iPad faces some teething problems, apparently with Wi-Fi issues.

iPad Estimated to Cost US$260

iPad Estimated to Cost US$260

As usual, iSuppli has broken down the cost of the components inside the iPad and estimated that it costs around US$260.

Radeon HD 5800 Price Slash Imminent?

Radeon HD 5800 Price Slash Imminent?

Fudzilla claims that partners are considering lower prices of ATI's Radeon 5800 series to keep them competitive with NVIDIA's just released Fermi cards.

Free MapQuest 4 App Adds Voice Navigation to iPhone

Free MapQuest 4 App Adds Voice Navigation to iPhone

MapQuest 4 adds voice navigation to the iPhone, and if you're wondering about the cost, it's a free app.

Wednesday, 7 Apr 2010

Rumor: Nokia Planning New Tablet

Rumor: Nokia Planning New Tablet

Nokia is rumored to be developing a new tablet to be released by the end of the year.

Yahoo Considering Buying Foursquare

Yahoo Considering Buying Foursquare

Sources close to Foursquare and Yahoo revealed that Yahoo is considering buying the location-based startup for US$100 million.

Tuesday, 6 Apr 2010

Twitter Used to Predict Box Office Results

Twitter Used to Predict Box Office Results

Two Silicon Valley researchers have claimed that monitoring twitter feeds can help predict the performance of movies on opening weekend.

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