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Friday, 14 Sep 2012

Hitachi GST Introduces Helium-Filled Hard Disk Drive Platform

Hitachi GST Introduces Helium-Filled Hard Disk Drive Platform

Hitachi GST has announced its new helium-filled hard disk drive platform. This radical technology is touted to reduce power consumption by around 23 percent and in turn helps to lower overall operating temperatures by up to four degree Celsius. The company plans to ship these HDDs by 2013.

Ping No More: Apple to Cease iTunes Social Network on September 30th

Ping No More: Apple to Cease iTunes Social Network on September 30th

Having struggled against the likes of social networking giants including Facebook, Apple has decided to kill its music-based social network on September 30th after an ineffective two-year spell.

Thursday, 13 Sep 2012

AMD's SeaMicro Announces New Servers with AMD Opteron and Intel Xeon CPUs

AMD's SeaMicro Announces New Servers with AMD Opteron and Intel Xeon CPUs

AMD's SeaMicro has just launched its new SM15000 servers which feature AMD Opteron and Intel Xeon CPUs. They are aimed squarely at the cloud computing market. These products updates to its server platform are its first since being acquired by AMD earlier this year.

Refined iTunes Hits in October

Refined iTunes Hits in October

Everyone knew that the Apple event will usher in new changes. But on top of the hardware, there are also changes being made to the software. A new and improved version of the iTunes platform can be expected in October.

Chrome for Android 4.1 Receives Augmented Sandbox

Chrome for Android 4.1 Receives Augmented Sandbox

Google releases a reinforced sandbox for Chrome for Android 4.1, while users of Chrome for Android 4.0+ will receive security fixes and feature updates for the mobile web browser.

Wednesday, 12 Sep 2012

WP8 Platform to Get Instagram By End of 2012?

WP8 Platform to Get Instagram By End of 2012?

Instagram will be heading to Microsoft's latest Windows Phone OS by the end of 2012, The Verge reports.

New Independent YouTube App is Ready for Download

New Independent YouTube App is Ready for Download

The new standalone YouTube app for the iPhone/iPod Touch is now available on the App Store. According to YouTube, their standalone app is faster, more user-friendly and offers more functionality.

Tuesday, 11 Sep 2012

Fallacious Lumia 920 Promo Video Fiasco Under Investigation

Fallacious Lumia 920 Promo Video Fiasco Under Investigation

BusinessWeek reports that an independent ethics and compliance officer will be launching a review into the Lumia 920 promotional video incident.

Google Drive App for iOS Gets Document Creation, Editing & Management Features

Google Drive App for iOS Gets Document Creation, Editing & Management Features

The lackluster Google Drive app for iOS finally receives a justified update today, one that includes features such as document creation, editing and management.

LG to Suppress Mass Production of OLED TV Panels till 2013?

LG to Suppress Mass Production of OLED TV Panels till 2013?

Rumor has it that LG Display's 55-inch OLED-TV panels will not see volume production until 2013, according to Digitimes’ Julian Ho and Alex Wolfgram.

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