Tag Archives: tablet

In the news: Purported registry tweak allows Windows 8.1 users to snag update 1 before its public release

 PURPORTED REGISTRY TWEAK ALLOWS WINDOWS 8.1 USERS TO SNAG UPDATE 1 BEFORE ITS PUBLIC RELEASE We aren’t supposed to get our mitts on Windows 8.1 Update 1 for more than a month yet, but it seems that a simple registry tweak is letting folks not only get their hands on the new code, but also […]

In the news: Samsung Galaxy S5 rumored for two plastic models

SAMSUNG GALAXY S5 SPECS RUMORED FOR TWO PLASTIC MODELS Samsung may release two new Samsung Galaxy S5 smartphones this Spring to compete on multiple price levels, according to a new investor note from the man who accurately predicted many of the iPhone 5s features in 2013. Read the full article…  GOOGLE ACQUIRES ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE STARTUP […]

In the news: iPAD Air – Everything you need to know Apple’s svelte new tablet

  iPAD AIR: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT APPLE’S NEW TABLET Apple announced iPad Air, the fifth in its line of (nearly) 10-inch tablets. Last year, Apple’s big-boy got a perfunctory upgrade, but this year the iPad’s getting a new super skinny design—and a new name—with batch of significant improvements that’ll carry it through […]

In the news: Samsung Galaxy Round: The First Smartphone With a Curved Screen

 SAMSUNG SAID TO RELEASE THE GALAXY S5 IN JANUARY It appears that despite the excellent sales performance of the flagship, Samsung is still not really pleased and think it could’ve done better. As a result, the company is pushing the Galaxy S5 release to mid-January, instead of March as was the case this year and […]

In the news: Apple iPhone 5S & 5C – everything you need to know

 APPLE iPHONE 5S & 5C: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW The heavily leaked iPhone 5s is official — and yes, it comes in gold. Though the new color schemes are flashy — you can get the phone in silver, gold, or a darker “space gray” — the biggest changes are internal, with a new A7 […]

In the news: Microsoft Buys Nokia for €5.4BN

MICROSOFT BUYS NOKIA HANDSET BUSINESS FOR €5.4BN Microsoft is to acquire Nokia’s mobile phone arm in a swansong deal for the software giant’s long-serving chief executive, Steve Ballmer, delivering Europe’s last big handset maker into American ownership. For €5.44bn (£4.6bn), Nokia is casting off the business that once represented Finland’s most important export, in a […]