October 22, 2008

UDC Develops World’s Thinnest OLED Display

One of the main features of OLED display is its thinness, many companies have shown OLEDs one tenth the thickness of any display technology used today. Earlier this year, Sony showed its prototype 0.3mm thick OLED screen at Display2008 in Tokyo. Now, Universal Display Corporation (UDC) has developed OLED display that is less than 50 micrometers thick. The new OLED display is not only super thin but also its super flexible and super durable. Read More

Review Roundup: T-Mobile G1 (Google Android Phone)

T-Mobile has started shipping the new G1 smartphone based on Google Android operating system. The G1 is manufactured by HTC and T-Mobile is the exclusive carrier of the phone in US. Specifications of the new phone are 3.2-inch 320 x 480 touchscreen, 3.2-megapixel camera, QWERTY keypad, 3G, quad band GSM/EDGE, WiFi, GPS and Bluetooth. Below are the links to the ten most comprehensive reviews for the G1. If you are interested in buying the G1, we are sure these reviews will help you decide. Read More

October 21, 2008

iPhone Sales Surpasses BlackBerry; Apple Becomes 3rd Largest Mobile Phone Maker Based on Revenue

Apple today announced that they sold 6.9 million iPhone in the quarter that ended in September. iPhone 3G sales surpassed RIM’s total sales of 6.1 million units in last quarter. Year-over-Year iPhone grew more than 500 percent from 1.1 million in September quarter last year to 6.9 million this year. Steve Jobs, Apple’s CEO said, “RIM is a good company that makes good products. Beating them is remarkable.” The increase in iPhone sales makes Apple the second largest smartphone maker behind Nokia. Read More

Motorola Introduces Ultra High End AURA Mobile Phone

otorola has unveiled new ultra high-end “AURA” mobile phone that was inspired by luxury watches and handcrafted design. Motorola says the handset is made with more than 700 individual components of which 200 high precision parts are used in engineering rotating mechanism for the front plate. It is the first handset to use round LCD display with 16 million colors and 300dpi resolution. A Grade 1, 62-carat sapphire crystal lens – one of the most scratch-resistant materials on earth, protects the display. Read More

Apple Posts $1.14 Billion Profit in Fourth Quarter Results

Apple today announced financial results for its fiscal 2008 fourth quarter ended September 27, 2008. The Company posted revenue of $7.9 billion and net quarterly profit of $1.14 billion, or $1.26 per diluted share. These results compare to revenue of $6.22 billion and net quarterly profit of $904 million, or $1.01 per diluted share, in the year-ago quarter. Gross margin was 34.7 percent, up from 33.6 percent in the year-ago quarter. International sales accounted for 41 percent of the quarter’s revenue. Read More

October 20, 2008

Asus Announces Four New Full HD LCD Monitors

Asus has introduced four new LCD monitors that will ship by end of October. The monitors will be available in two sizes 25.5-inch and 24-inch. The 25.5-inch display will come in two models VK266H and VW266H with 16:10 aspect ratio and 1920 x 1200 resolution, where as the 24-inch models VK246H and VW246H will come in 16:9 aspect ratio and 1920 x 1080 resolution. Read More

HP Introduces Two New Green Desktops and 25.5-Inch LCD Display

HP has launched two new eco-friendly desktops a6645f Verde Special Edition and a6655f Phoenix Special Edition. Both the desktops use lower energy AMD processor and come in a completely recyclable packaging. Along with the two desktop, HP also announced w2558hc – a 25.5-inch LCD display. Read More

Intel Shows Working MID Based on Moorestown Chipset

Intel today showed the first working prototype device based on Moorestown chipset. The new chipset is designed to be more efficient for use in Mobile Internet Devices (MIDs) and ultra mobile PCs. Intel has achieved the increase in performance and efficiency by using 45 nanometer manufacturing process and redesign of the core processor. The new core processor is called Lincroft, it integrates main processor with memory controller and a video-encoding engine. Read More