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  • AMD Could Develop New Chip For Xbox One Slim

    31 October 2014, 3:14 pm by: Edwin Kee

    In the past, the very idea of a new design when it comes to consoles more often than not involved the release of a spanking new console generation. However, over the years we have seen revisions made to current console versions, where a “slim” version…
  • Silver Headset Hits Retailers Now

    31 October 2014, 3:05 pm by: Edwin Kee

    It is one thing to hear about the impending release of a particular device or accessory, and another altogether to see it finally hit the market. It was just in September when the Silver Wired Stereo Headset that features 7.1 virtual surround sound, custom…
  • Android 5.0 Lollipop On The Galaxy S5

    31 October 2014, 2:59 pm by: Edwin Kee

    I am quite sure that many people are looking forward with anticipation to the release of Android 5.0 Lollipop to the masses. In fact, one can more or less say that this happens to be close to, or on par with, Jelly Bean’s release that happened a couple of…
  • Vivo Could Have World’s Thinnest Smartphone Soon

    31 October 2014, 2:52 pm by: Edwin Kee

    It does feel as though the pressure to roll out the world’s thinnest smartphone is telling, especially among the various smartphone manufacturers. The folks over at Oppo certainly made the world turn on its head earlier this week after lifting the veil on…
  • Google’s Dinosaur Easter Egg Now In Chrome Beta For Android

    31 October 2014, 2:20 pm by: Edwin Kee

    Don’t you just love it when Google exhibits that kind of creative juice whenever they hide an Easter Egg somewhere in their software or apps? Having said that, one of their more recent Easter Egg engagements, if you can call it that, involve the latest…
  • Google Now Can Search Within Any App In Handset

    31 October 2014, 12:12 pm by: Edwin Kee

    It has been some time now that Google Now, which is the voice activated assistant of Android, was capable of launching apps when one makes a request. It looks like things have managed to move along in a better manner now, as Google has just introduced the…
  • Creative’s Sound Blaster X7 Will Be Arriving This December

    31 October 2014, 8:13 am by: Tyler Lee

    When it comes to gaming rigs, gamers tend to focus on the graphics component and tend to go for the best GPU that they can afford. Sound quality is usually an afterthought, or in the case of some gamers, not even considered at all as they are perfectly happy…
  • Olympus Stylus 1s Camera Announced For Japan

    31 October 2014, 8:12 am by: Tyler Lee

    Around this time last year, Olympus announced the Stylus 1 camera, which is why we can’t say we’re too surprised to learn that Olympus has refreshed the camera by announcing the Olympus Stylus 1s. Unfortunately for photographers, it looks like the Stylus…
  • Nintendo President Explains Delay Of New 3DS For US And European Markets

    31 October 2014, 8:11 am by: Tyler Lee

    A few months ago, Nintendo announced new Nintendo 3DS & 3DS XL handheld consoles. With the slightly upgraded specs and with the addition of a new control, it certainly looks like Nintendo has made the console a little more desirable, especially for those who…
  • Sony Has Shipped 3.3 Million PlayStation 4 Units In The Past 3 Months

    31 October 2014, 7:28 am by: Tyler Lee

    It is no secret that Sony’s PlayStation 4 is doing well for itself. In fact earlier this year about half a year since its release, the Sony had managed to sell over 7 million PlayStation 4 units, so what about recently? Well according to Sony’s recent…
  • Google Inbox Updated With “Highlights” Feature

    31 October 2014, 7:27 am by: Tyler Lee

    When we receive a new email, it will tell us who it’s from, the subject, and maybe a little snippet. This is great for regular conversations between you and your friends, family, or co-workers, but what if it is regarding a hotel booking or a flight that you…
  • Hungary’s Prime Minister Ditches Internet Tax Law

    31 October 2014, 7:26 am by: Tyler Lee

    About a week ago, we reported that the Hungarian government was thinking about taxing the internet. This meant that internet service providers would be taxed depending on how much data was being transferred, and safe to say no one was happy about it to the…
  • Gold’s Gym Offers Fitness Plans, Free 2 Week Trial For Microsoft Band Users

    31 October 2014, 6:39 am by: Tyler Lee

    It is safe to say that many of us make resolutions at the start of the year where we promise ourselves and each other that joining a gym and getting into shape would be one of the goals for the year. It is also safe to say that there are a good many people who…
  • MCX’s CurrentC Will Not Support Windows Phone Or BlackBerry

    31 October 2014, 6:38 am by: Tyler Lee

    If there is a reason why many are against the CurrentC mobile payment system proposed by the MCX group is not only are they disallowing the use of other mobile payments offered by other parties, but it is also a slightly convoluted system which seems anything…
  • Analyst: Larger Displays Lead To Better App Engagement

    31 October 2014, 6:37 am by: Tyler Lee

    We’re sure that there are users out there who might find displays above 4.5-inch or 5-inches a little too excessive, but if you’re a developer, chances are you might want to start developing apps for phones with large displays. This is because according to…
  • OS X Yosemite Users Complaining Of WiFi Problems

    31 October 2014, 5:44 am by: Tyler Lee

    Whenever new software is released, there are bound to be some bugs that the developers failed to catch during their testing phases. Some of the reported problems of OS X Yosemite included Bluetooth connectivity issues, and now according to reports, it seems…
  • Samsung Galaxy A3, Galaxy A5 Officially Announced

    31 October 2014, 5:44 am by: Tyler Lee

    A report from a couple of days ago had suggested that the Samsung Galaxy A-series of smartphones would be launched in November. Well as it turns out the report was close enough as Samsung has officially announced the Samsung Galaxy A series, which for now…
  • Apple Might Have Quietly Fixed The iPhone 6 Plus’ Bending Problem

    31 October 2014, 5:43 am by: Tyler Lee

    When the iPhone 6 Plus was launched, it had one huge problem – bending. There were numerous reports of people bending their new phones which led to it being dubbed “Bendgate”. According to Apple at that time, less than 10 people had actually officially…
  • Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes Price Permanently Reduced In Europe

    31 October 2014, 2:36 am by: Edwin Kee

    For those of you living in the US, the very idea of actually packing your bags and uprooting yourself so that you end up in Europe can be an exciting experience, or a terrifying one, depending on your personality as well as the direction in which you are…
  • Google Wallet Allows Auto-Withdrawal From Banks

    31 October 2014, 2:31 am by: Edwin Kee

    There is nothing quite like the wallet – in there, some of us store plenty of personal and private information, not to mention a line of credit, be it in the form of cash as well as other instruments such as cheques as well as the all important credit cards.…
  • Xbox One Store Receives A Revamp

    31 October 2014, 2:26 am by: Edwin Kee

    It looks as though the Xbox One store is well on track to receive a major revamp of its user interface and overall cosmetic look, especially when next month’s Xbox One system update arrives. I am quite sure that there will be a fair share of people who are…
  • Microsoft Band Sold Out

    31 October 2014, 1:34 am by: Edwin Kee

    One thing is for sure – interest in the world of wearable technology is definitely on the uptrend, and the Microsoft Band which was just released earlier today for $199 a pop is now sold out, not to mention having lines forming over at retail stores, now how…
  • Bing Update Enables Easier Animated GIF Search

    31 October 2014, 1:27 am by: Edwin Kee

    The folks over at Microsoft did update their Bing image search engine not too long ago, and earlier this week, there was also a new update that allowed users to actually run search queries through Bing using emoji in lieu of words, which is a novelty, really,…
  • Amazon Exec Says Fire Phone Price Was Its Downfall

    31 October 2014, 1:21 am by: Edwin Kee

    There are many factors when it comes to the success or downfall of a particular piece of hardware, and where smartphones are concerned, this extremely cut-throat business environment leaves very little room for error. In fact, it was not too long ago that the…
  • Xiaomi Might Develop Budget 9.2” Tablet

    31 October 2014, 1:15 am by: Edwin Kee

    Xiaomi, a company that has been speculated to being the third largest smartphone manufacturing company in the world, did roll out their very first version of a tablet earlier in 2014. It does look as though the company could now be developing a second model…
  • Smartwatches Could Be Banned From Movie Theaters, Too

    31 October 2014, 1:09 am by: Edwin Kee

    It was just yesterday when we brought you word on how the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) as well as the National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO) has decided to advise movie theaters to utilize a zero tolerance approach when it comes to…
  • Google Play Books For Android Updated To Allow Skimming

    31 October 2014, 1:09 am by: Edwin Kee

    It goes without saying that from time to time, companies would update their fair share of apps online in order to bring them up to speed, and to make them relevant with the rest of the industry, and for the users as well. It seems that Google Play Books for…
  • Ambulance Drone Could Help Save Heart Attack Victims

    31 October 2014, 12:43 am by: Edwin Kee

    Drones might have come into negative light recently, including an instant where it reportedly came close to crashing into an aircraft – which could end up in disastrous results, not that the world needs another aviation disaster to round off the coming to…
  • Ampy Wearable Battery Juices Itself Up Via Kinetic Energy

    31 October 2014, 12:38 am by: Edwin Kee

    I suppose it is just a matter of time before someone would come up with the idea of actually riding the wearable technology wave, and to work on a battery that will be able to recharge itself – through the use of kinetic energy, of course. Hence, here we are…
  • Bistro Face Recognition Food Bowl For Feline Lovers

    31 October 2014, 12:21 am by: Edwin Kee

    Facial recognition – it does sound as though there is a certain magical element about it. How about when it comes to facial recognition for cats? It looks as though the world of biometric security systems have now arrived for your feline friend, and who…

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