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Twitter and Foursquare to possibly team up next year

Twitter and Foursquare to possibly team up next year

NEWS  /  18 Dec 2014  /  1 hour 52 min ago

Twitter plans to put their hands together with Foursquare to provide better location data on its platform. If successful, Twitter It may offer the same geo-based features that Foursquare offers on its app.

US Theatres drop The Interview, US points fingers at North Korea.

US Theatres drop The Interview, US points fingers at North Korea.

NEWS  /  18 Dec 2014  /  1 hour 52 min ago

Scared of repercussions and backlash, Sony Pictures and several major theatres in the US have canceled all screenings of 'The Interview'.

Google to roll out Android 5.1 to slowly fix major bugs

Google to roll out Android 5.1 to slowly fix major bugs

NEWS  /  18 Dec 2014  /  2 hours 23 min ago

Google's latest Android version 5.0 Lollipop has been plagued with issues, and is coming very slowly to non-Nexus devices. The 5.1 update to Lollipop is said to remedy some of the issues by the first quarter of 2015, but this means more waiting for a smoother Lollipop experience.

Sony's working on their own version of Google Glass

Sony's working on their own version of Google Glass

NEWS  /  18 Dec 2014  /  3 hours 19 min ago

Sony thinks that Google's on to something with their Google Glass idea. That's why they are coming out with their own, without requiring custom frames.

A chat with Gigabyte's Iceyz at the Selangor Cyber Games

A chat with Gigabyte's Iceyz at the Selangor Cyber Games

NEWS  /  17 Dec 2014  /  25 hours 53 min ago

Malaysia finally sees an e-Sports event that's organized by the government. We were at the Encorp Strand Mall in Kota Damansara on the second day to take a look at the tournament's turnout, as well as have a quick chat with Gigabyte Malaysia's brand ambassador, Iceyz.

Accessories with magnets/metal may disrupt OIS and NFC on new iPhones

Accessories with magnets/metal may disrupt OIS and NFC on new iPhones

NEWS  /  17 Dec 2014  /  26 hours 9 min ago

Are you facing issues with your new iPhone's NFC or the optical image stabilization? According to a report by 9to5mac, your accessories may be the cause of your problem.

Check this first if you’re buying a used Nikon D800E

Check this first if you’re buying a used Nikon D800E

NEWS  /  17 Dec 2014  /  26 hours 33 min ago

Nikon Europe has issued a service notice regarding fraudulent Nikon D800E cameras as they have received units for repair that weren't actually D800E cameras.

Instagram introduces five new filters in latest update

Instagram introduces five new filters in latest update

NEWS  /  17 Dec 2014  /  26 hours 36 min ago

In addition to five new filters, the newly updated Instagram app features an improved design layout, real-time commenting and slow-mo video support.

Apacer launches new AH333 USB 2.0 flash drive

Apacer launches new AH333 USB 2.0 flash drive

NEWS  /  17 Dec 2014  /  26 hours 41 min ago

Apacer has launched the AH333, a USB 2.0 flash drive that comes in varying capacities and a unique design.

Apple found not guilty in iPod trial

Apple found not guilty in iPod trial

NEWS  /  17 Dec 2014  /  27 hours 8 min ago

After a 10-year battle, a jury on Tuesday cleared Apple of antitrust violations of iPod restrictions after a week-long trial.

Online heists come to Grand Theft Auto V 'early 2015'

Online heists come to Grand Theft Auto V 'early 2015'

NEWS  /  17 Dec 2014  /  27 hours 21 min ago

Gamers who play Grand Theft Auto Online have been asking for online heists ever since it was first announced. Now, we get a trailer, and the knowledge that the four-player co-op mode is coming 'early 2015'.

Hearthstone arrives on Android tablets

Hearthstone arrives on Android tablets

NEWS  /  17 Dec 2014  /  27 hours 50 min ago

As one of the most addictive free-to-play games available today, Hearthstone is heading to Android tablets, following its PC and iOS versions.

Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro review

Lenovo YOGA 3 Pro: A most curious successor

REVIEW  /  16 Dec 2014

Lenovo's third-generation ultra-portable convertible notebook, the YOGA 3 Pro is also one of the first notebooks in the market to be powered by Intel’s new Core M processor. Find out if it has the performance to back up its slim and good looks.

MH370, MH17 and World Cup top Malaysia's 2014 Google searches

MH370, MH17 and World Cup top Malaysia's 2014 Google searches

NEWS  /  16 Dec 2014  /  43 hours 26 min ago

It's the end of the year, and Google is sharing its most searched-for terms of what appears to be a gloomy year among Malaysians.

Samsung NX1 makes its Malaysian debut

Samsung NX1 makes its Malaysian debut

NEWS  /  16 Dec 2014  /  44 hours 35 min ago

Samsung Malaysia Electronics officially released its long-awaited, premium APS-C camera, known as NX1. It boasts a 28MP APS-C sensor, 4K UHD video recording, and many more features.

LG Electronics to reveal a quantum dot 4K TV at CES 2015

LG Electronics to reveal a quantum dot 4K TV at CES 2015

NEWS  /  16 Dec 2014  /  44 hours 55 min ago

CES 2015 is just around the corner, and LG Electronics has just announced that it will unveil a new 4K UHD TV with quantum dot technology at the trade show.

City parking made easy with ParkAide

City parking made easy with ParkAide

NEWS  /  16 Dec 2014  /  46 hours 31 min ago

Looking for parking in the city can be a chore, but that problem may soon change, thanks to a nifty little app called ParkAide.

isoHunt launches oldpiratebay.org, lets you search through TPB archives

isoHunt launches oldpiratebay.org, lets you search through TPB archives

NEWS  /  16 Dec 2014  /  2 days ago

In an act of preservation, isoHunt has launched oldpiratebay.org, a website that lets you search through The Pirate Bay archives.

Surprise: Xiaomi made only US$56 million in 2013

Surprise: Xiaomi made only US$56 million in 2013

NEWS  /  16 Dec 2014  /  2 days ago

According to a regulatory filing made to the Shenzhen Stock Exchange, the world's third largest smartphone maker generated profits of just US$56 million in 2013.

Skype translates in real time, but only between English and Spanish for now

Skype translates in real time, but only between English and Spanish for now

NEWS  /  16 Dec 2014  /  2 days ago

After a decade of development, Skype seems to have solved the problem that is the language barrier across the Internet with a translator that can work in real time. The catch is, it only works between English and Spanish, at least for now.

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