News: Apps and Software
Wednesday, 24 Apr 2013
Geekphone has put out its two Firefox OS developer phones for sale, where they were quickly snapped up within hours. The stocks are said to be replenished soon.
Tuesday, 23 Apr 2013
Razer Comms offers crystal-clear VoIP and versatile instant messaging with group chat capabilities, along with advanced in-game overlay functionality and cross-game chat support.
Google, in conjunction with Earth Day, launched the latest Google Earth Pro 7.1, which comes packed with new Viewshed visualization tools and also improved printing options. But be ready to shell out a hefty US$399 for it.
Twitter has confirmed that it will be closing TweetDeck's mobile apps on May 7. TweetDeck apps for Android, iOS and Adobe AIR will be removed from the respective app stores and will cease to function. TweetDeck for web and Chrome however will still be kept alive, and will be updated weekly.
Friday, 19 Apr 2013
WD SmartWare Pro is an easy-to-use software tool that lets customers back up their files to any USB external hard drive or the cloud using their personal Dropbox.
Samsung Malaysia Electronics once again held another workshop, this time focusing on its Windows Phone 8 smartphone, the ATIV S.
According to a Q3 2013 earnings call with Microsoft's outgoing CFO Peter Klien, there are plans to bring the forthcoming Windows 8 Blue OS to smaller handheld devices, including the smaller Surface tablet that the Redmond giant is planning to launch soon.
Thursday, 18 Apr 2013
3D Fit is a mobile app from Glasses.com that scans your face and enables you to see how glasses look on your 3D model via augmented reality.
Microsoft has announced an optional two-step verification to better safeguard your entire Microsoft account.
Wednesday, 17 Apr 2013
Google Glass Explorer Edition has shipped out, with some of its beta tester already taking it for a spin.