Many companies and organisations are still arguing and talking about the universal rechargeable device. However, from LG decided to go a step further. They have developed wireless rechargeable which will be presented in Korea and USA till the middle of 2012. Read the rest of this entry »
The constantly changing business environment makes some companies fire people. This is exactly what happened in North America with over 1000 people who used to work for IBM. From the technological giant said the measures were needed because of structural changes which were taking place in the company. However, even that the number may seem very big, this is just 0.2% of the people working in the company at the moment, which according to the last information announced from IBM are over 400 000. Read the rest of this entry »
Intel is a company known all over the world. It is big and powerful, but as it seems the ambitions of the Americans are even bigger. Their branch Intel Capital, the investment department, announced these days that the company will invest $100 million for developing of new applications and technologies for cars. The systems will help in different things – parking, communicating etc. Read the rest of this entry »
We all have experienced the unpleasant feeling to run out of battery on our mobile phone and to have no one around with the same model or at least brand. In this situation all we can do is to switch the Sim card to a friend’s or colleague’s phone, to make our call and to continue without our device. However, several years ago, all the major manufactures met in Barcelona and decided that till 2012 this should change and they all agreed on that. They signed an agreement in which they declared clearly their will. Today, on this year’s Barcelona fair the same companies talk about the same thing and they have pointed a new date which is again, as the previous one, final. According to the news, 35 major manufacturers decided that till 2014 all phones manufactured in the world will need to come with an universal rechargeable device. Read the rest of this entry »
There are more new tablets around. Archos wants a slice of the budget market with its new Child Pad: a 7-inch tablet running Android Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS), which will retail for £99 in March. Read the rest of this entry »
Today the IPO of Apple reached the psychological border of $500 billion. This is a new record for the company and distanced Apple from their main competitor with over $100. The reason for the current record is the announced from the company event which will take place in 7th March where the iPad3 is expected to be presented. Read the rest of this entry »
In 2004 Mozilla gave the world the first real alternative of the Internet Explorer – Firefox. This was a major change in the IT world which opened the market and now we see that many companies develop their own browsers. However, Brendan Eich from Mozilla announced that the company works on a new software – a platform for smartphones. Read the rest of this entry »
At 2pm today at the Mobile World Congress tradeshow in Barcelona Microsoft is holding an event at which it is expected to launch the Consumer Preview of Windows 8. In case you need to get it straight: later today you may be able to install a stable, feature-complete build of Windows 8 – for free. Read the rest of this entry »
The cheapest computer in the world is a fact. It is already in production and it costs 35 USD. The device was created by British-Canadian company and it was ordered by the British ministry of education. Its name is Raspberry Pi and it took 6 years to the developers to create it. At first, the idea was for the machine to be produced in Britain, but in order to save money, they decided to assemble it in China.
How dose it look like?
Basically it is only a chip with no monitor or keyboard but with all the needed slots for them. The machine has 256 MB Ram and its basic purpose is to help kids to learn computer languages.