News: Reads from WWW
Monday, 10 Sep 2012
Even though the Kindle Fire has not begin shipping, Amazon has let a few key developments for the device be known. Apparently the default search engine for the product will be Microsoft's Bing. Customers will also have the option to remove the advertisements on the lock screen.
A new successor has been named for the current BD-A1010 Universal Blu-ray player, as unwrapped by Yamaha at CEDIA 2012 recently. Meet the BD-A1020, now equipped with integrated Wi-Fi benefits which the BD-A1010 sorely lacks.
Friday, 7 Sep 2012
The Telegraph has reported that Apple will very likely drop the iPhone 3GS once the company introduces the iPhone 5 next week and could possibly also add the 8GB version of the iPhone 4 into the lineup as the primary entry-level iPhone.
The next-gen iPhone will not be the only device making its mark on the 12th. It will be sharing the stage with "a string of new iPods" that includes at least two updated iPod versions and possibly a third, 9to5Mac reports.
IE10 users in Windows 8 may be at risk due security vulnerabilities in the browser's embedded Flash player. Microsoft has not released software patches for these security flaws as the company has yet to officially launch its Windows 8 operating system.
Thursday, 6 Sep 2012
Nokia's recent launch of two new Lumia smartphones which run on the Windows Phone 8 platform, were greeted by a dip in share prices during and after the announcement.
Samsung has sold over 20 million units of the Galaxy S III to date, just 100 days after its launch in May.
Nokia's promotional video for its PureView technology on the Lumia 920 was found to be counterfeit. The company issued an apology to explain the slip up and posted the real footage shot from a Lumia 920.
Wednesday, 5 Sep 2012
Tired of playing as the antagonized fowl in Angry Birds? Rovio introduces its new game, Bad Piggies, which lets you play as the victimized pigs.
At IFA 2012, Philips has added a range of new audio products to their Fidelio range ranging from portable speakers, 5.1 systems and even soundbars.