iPad has truly dominated the tablet race. It has ruled over various tablets in the market for quite some time. The only fact that thrashed its reputation was the lack of a facebook app. This pit has finally been filled today as the official Facebook app for iPad is now available.
Things didn’t turn out to be as they seemed to be on October 4th when Apple announced iPhone 4S. Many were raged over the abjuration of iPhone 5 but many were confronted by the unraveling features of iPhone 4S and Apple successfully managed to cram a new record of receiving over a million pre orders of iPhone 4S in just 24 hours. While many are waiting for their package, the next big news they want to here is already there. iPhone 4S untethered jailbreak on iOS 5 is already prepared-says ion1c.
Cyanogen Mod is a well known name when it comes to Android, CM is easily the most popular ROM for your Android phone and now a stable version of V7.1 has been released with added support for many devices and new features. First off, Cyanogen Mod 7.1 now supports a total of 68 devices with support for the Evo 3D, Optimus 3D and HP Touchpad expected in the future among other devices. There are some new features in V7.1 aswell, as detailed below.
Multiplayer for Bioware’s Upcoming RPG title “Mass Effect 3″ has been confirmed. We were already hearing rumors that Mass Effect 3 would support some kind of Multiplayer gameplay but know it has been confirmed through PC Powerplay Magazine.
AMD’s upcoming Bulldozer FX-8120 Processor based on the Zambezi Architecture has been unveiled by a guy from Ukraine. The Chip was demonstrated on the ASUS M5A99X EVO AM3+ featuring the AMD 990FX Chipset and a few gaming and CPU intensive benchmarks were also ran to test the performance of the new bulldozer based CPU.
ASRock has displayed its Flagship motherboard for Intel’s X79 Platform titled “X79 EXtreme7″. The motherboard is fitted with top quality components to allow best functionality support with Intel’s Sandy Bridge-E Processors compatible with the LGA 2011 socket.
EDIT: 25th Oct. 2011
On personal request from Asus Pakistan we are removing this news temporarily because of their NDA with Intel. News will be published again when the product will be officially available in the market or the content will be back as soon as the NDA is lifted. ( expected date is between Nov. 6th to Nov. 20th, 2011 )
Edit: 12 Nov. 2011
Pictures and Details of ASUS’s upcoming X79 chipset based P9X79 Deluxe Motherboard have been revealed. The motherboard like all other X79 based boards would support the Upcoming Sandy Bridge-E Processors compatible with the LGA-2011 socket. According to Taiwan manufacturer’s, The SB-E Platform launches next month on November 4.
The recently announced Apple iPhone 4S has broken all previous records as far as the number of preorders is concerned. Despite retaining the same design as it’s predecessor, people seem to have loved something about the iPhone 4S for it to achieve 200,000 preorders from AT&T which is a record for the network. There are no numbers yet for Sprint and Verizon so rest assured the number is likely to triple when preorders for the three networks is combined.
Smartphones are the most outrageous gadgets which have truly dominated the modern day technology. The competition is growing day by day with an array of devices featuring every now and then. The fascinating design, beguiling specifications and adorable platform all account in the success of a smartphone. Perhaps the most subtle feature is that of screen size. At one end Samsung, HTC and Motorola are competing in making huge screens but the top smartphone company, Apple, remains aloof of the competition and is stuck at 3.5 inches from day one and is likely to remain as it is for a genuine reason.
This just in, Livestream of AMD’s FX Bulldozer Processors is underway now from Atlantic City at #IPL3. The stream is currently showing a live demonstration of an unlocked Bulldozer FX Processor running at 7GHz under Liquid Nitrogen.
Thanks to a Verizon employee that screwed up and forgot the upcoming Nexus Prime in a bar, we know get to have a look at the upcoming version of Google Music 4.0.1 that will ship with Ice Cream Sandwich on launch. The app has several UI changes over Google Music 3, with a sleeker and more minimalistic look. Check out the pics below and if you’re interested you can download it and try it for yourself at the end.
Though the regret of seeing an iPhone 5 is still there but at the same time iPhone 4S is believed to enthrall the iPhone community through its natty hardware and most importantly the Siri Voice control feature. iPhone 4S will be available for pre-order on October 7th after 3:01 AM EDT and will be offered by three different carriers in the US. Which one to choose? Or perhaps you want a contract free unlocked iPhone then you’ll have to wait till November. Prices are given after the break
From the last few months everyone lived a life in ecstasy, anticipation and hopeful to see one of the world’s top smartphone manufacturer Apple unveiled its majestic iPhone 5 and iPhone 4S. Day to Day rumors and speculations added to the excitement and finally the big day arrived. On 4th October Apple uncovered the long lasting mystery and iPhone 4S was the only one that made it. Much of the world was disappointed over the much anticipated iPhone 5 but iPhone 4S didnot fail to meet the expectations completely and offers great features.
Well nothing much to say here really except that the world has suffered a great loss. A great visionary, a great leader and a guy who reshaped the tech world around us. He will de deeply missed.
Jobs announced he was suffering from pancreatic cancer in 2004.
Apple sent the following press release
“We are deeply saddened to announce that Steve Jobs passed away today.
Steve’s brilliance, passion and energy were the source of countless innovations that enrich and improve all of our lives. The world is immeasurably better because of Steve.
His greatest love was for his wife, Laurene, and his family. Our hearts go out to them and to all who were touched by his extraordinary gifts.”