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Microsoft to Roll out First Update to Windows Phone 8.1

by Dee-Ker · 6 mins ago · No Comments · 6 views

Microsoft-announcement

Microsoft is planning to roll out its first update to Windows Phone 8.1. A week had passed since the Windows Phone 8.1 update arrived to all Windows Phone-powered devices, however, the company has already been detailing a couple of upcoming features to its handsets.

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HTC One M8 with Windows Phone 8.1 Onboard?

by Dee-Ker · 36 mins ago · No Comments · 28 views

HTC-One-M8-Windows-PhoneNot Actual Device

It has been long since HTC launched their last Windows Phone – the HTC 8X and 8S both of which were very well received by users. However, a recent rumour states that HTC is planning to launch their next Windows Phone with a moniker of their flagship line, the One.

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Latest IDC Report Shows Chinese Vendors on the Rise While Apple and Samsung are Falling

by Huei Song · 1 hour ago · No Comments · 66 views

IDC 2Q14 Report

We all know that Chinese phone manufacturers have been doing well over the past year or so, but if you need concrete evidence, here’s the latest report from the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker. According to the report, while the total smartphone shipment year-on-year has grown by about 25%, the market share for Samsung and Apple have both declined. The reason? Chinese phone manufacturers of course.

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HTC Steps in to Offer One (M8) to User Who was Promised a Replacement for Burnt Galaxy S4

by Pang Tun Yau · 3 hours ago · No Comments · 585 views

samsung-s4-melt

In a classic example with quick-thinking and making good use of opportunities, a HTC product manager in the US turned a negative user experience from someone using a competitor device into a powerful social media-driven campaign to organically promote the brand.

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[UPDATED: Now Available for Lumia 1520 and 1320] Windows Phone 8.1 Lumia Cyan Update Roll Out Begins

by Chief Chapree · 4 hours ago · 3 Comments · 1.6k views

Windows Phone 8.1, Lumia Cyan

[UPDATE - 30 July, 537PM]: To Nokia Lumia 1520 and 1320 owners in Malaysia, the Lumia Cyan update is now available for your devices. Read more for details. 

[UPDATE - 17 July, 919PM]: If you are using Bitlocker on your Lumia, there is something you need to know before you decide to update your device. Read more for details.

Heads up, Nokia Lumia owners; the much awaited Lumia Cyan update is now on its way to you. First announced at Microsoft Build Developers Conference earlier this year, Lumia Cyan is packed with improvements and new features specifically made for Lumia Windows Phone 8 devices alongside the Windows Phone 8.1 upgrade.

However, the update is currently being roll out in stages which means that not everyone are going to receive Lumia Cyan at the same time.

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[UPDATED: Now With Pricing] Toshiba Releases New Array of Laptops: Satellite L series, Satellite P series

by Dee-Ker · 5 hours ago · 1 Comment · 2.1k views

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[UPDATE - 424PM, 30 July]: Toshiba has confirmed that both Satellite laptop series are now available in Malaysia. Read more to learn more about their pricing.

Toshiba recently announced its latest Satellite L Series laptops and also the Satellite P50 Series as well. The Satellite L Series include the 14” Satellite L40 and the 15.6” Satellite L50. On the other hand, the P50 Series bear two high-end model which are the Satellite P50 and the Ultra HD version, the P50t.

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Electronic Arts Reveals Subscription Plan For Xbox One

by Farhan · 5 hours ago · No Comments · 50 views

EA Access

Electronic Arts has revealed a new subscription service for Xbox One users that will allow them to play triple A titles without buying them. Called EA Access, the service will cost users some US$4.99 a month, or US$29.99 a year. The catch is that it isn’t open to all Xbox One owners yet; as EA has decided put the system through a beta test period first.

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Facebook to Remove Messaging from its Main App “In the Next Few Days”

by Huei Song · 7 hours ago · 1 Comment · 710 views

Facebook Messenger App

Remember back in April it was reported that Facebook will stop allowing users to message using its main Facebook app, forcing them to download and use its dedicated Messenger app instead? Well, it looks like it will be happening really soon. According to TechCrunch, over the next few days, Facebook will completely disable messaging within its main app for iPhone and Android devices.

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Payday: The Heist Going Free For 24 Hours on 18 October

by Farhan · 8 hours ago · 2 Comments · 584 views

Payday The Heist

Overkill Software is preparing to hand out copies of Payday: The Heist for free on 18 October. This is in conjunction with their campaign to gain 1.5 million members on their Payday 2 Steam Community. The number of freebies will continue to grow as more people join the community.

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Australians Hack ATM To Play Doom

by Farhan · 9 hours ago · No Comments · 739 views

ATM Doom

Classic first person shooter Doom appears to be the default go-to game for hackers who want to make traditionally boring machines interesting. The latest device to join the Doom-capable club happens to be an automatic teller machine in Australia. Controls are done using the standard ATM keypad, although the two Aussies behind the project intend to get the buttons on the sides of the display to function as weapons selectors.

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Apple Refreshes MacBook Pro Lineup with Faster Haswell Processors & More RAM, Now Starts From RM3499

by Pang Tun Yau · 9 hours ago · 2 Comments · 2.1k views

 

macbook-pro

Apple has refreshed almost its entire line of MacBook Pro laptops with faster Intel Haswell processors and more RAM as standard. The changes went into effect yesterday, as online Apple stores all went down across the world, before going back live with the new MBPs for sale.

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Bose Sues Beats For Stealing Patented Noise Cancelling Technology

by Farhan · 10 hours ago · 1 Comment · 559 views

 

Beats Solo

Bose corp. has filed a law suit against Beats Electronics for infringing on several patents. The legal action appears to stem from the claim that the active noise cancellation found in Beats products is based on Bose’s own technology that has been available for consumers since the year 2000. Why Bose chose to wait so long before moving to protect their intellectual property is in question; although many assume that it has something to do with the impending acquisition of Beats by Apple.

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