News: Reads from WWW
Thursday, 18 Oct 2012
Google has distributed invites to an Android event in New York City on 29 October.
Wednesday, 17 Oct 2012
The team at The Verge managed to get their hands on its new flagship smartphone device, the HTC J Butterfly, which features a 5.0-inch Super LCD 3 screen with 440ppi resolution.
Panasonic plans to reduce production outputs of its LCD and plasma panels in an effort to reduce overhead costs. Also, the company will purchase more LCD TV panels from third-party suppliers.
Tuesday, 16 Oct 2012
Following up with its trademark PadFone combination of an Android smartphone and dockable tablet, ASUS has officially introduced its second-gen ASUS PadFone 2 along with a thinner, lighter Padfone 2 station.
The Korean company has issued a press release today, shedding some light on when to expect the Android 4.1 platform on their devices.
With Windows 8's launch date just ten days away, the countdown's officially underway with Microsoft rolling out its first 30-second commercial for the new OS. Check it out inside.
Foursquare, the app previously known as a location-based social network, has been shifting its emphasis over its last few iterations to a local social search engine for good picks. While you used to have to be a member to use Foursquare, the company has now opened up its search engine to anyone.
Monday, 15 Oct 2012
The Samsung Galaxy S III Alpha, an updated version offered by NTT DoCoMo, will include the multi-window feature, one that was first shown on its bigger cousins, the Galaxy Note II and Galaxy Note 10.1.
Microsoft plans to name Google as a defendant in an ongoing legal feud against phone-maker, Motorola Mobility. This move marks the first time the two software giants have entered into direct legal conflict over Google's Android mobile operating system.
Friday, 12 Oct 2012
Google is currently rolling out an updated Google Play Store version 3.9.16. It includes several new features such as expandable notifications, selecting multiple apps to delete at one go and keeping track of your location in lists.