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HTC considering purchase of a mobile operating system

09/12/2011, With the Google acquiring Motorola’s cellphone division, it’s not surprising that other Android handset makers may be a bit cautious over their future. Sure, for now it looks like operations as per usual, but what about the future? While there’s no...

Intel: MeeGo not for sale

09/09/2011, Earlier this month, we found out that Intel has decided to lay the smack down on the MeeGo platform by stopping all development for this operating system “temporarily”. Of course, Intel did not mention just how “temporary” this...

HP Omni 120 and HP Omni 220 All-in-One PCs

09/07/2011, Today, HP is launching its new All-in-One PCs lineup, following the trend that shows a 40% penetration in the US desktop PC market. The HP Omni 120 and HP Omni 220 are the non-touch consumer models of the product line. The entry-level HP Omni 120 runs...


HP TouchSmart All-in-One PCs

09/07/2011,   HP, like the whole industry, is pushing All-in-One PCs both for consumers and small businesses. According to HP, the All-in-One PC segment has a 40% penetration rate in the US desktop PC market (retail). Today and for the third time, HP is...

Folks tricked by Cleverbot software into thinking it is human

09/06/2011, I was just about to embark on a domestic flight earlier this morning when I realized something – the check in counters are no longer there, and this being a low cost carrier, all in place of the once-human domain were machines lined up and painted...

Intel stops MeeGo OS development

09/02/2011, Digitimes of Taiwan has stepped forward to claim that Intel intends to “temporarily discontinue development of its MeeGo OS”, and when it comes to the word “temporarily”, we sure hope Intel means it and not change the meaning to a permanent...

Facial recognition advertising now available

08/26/2011, Remember the movie Minority Report and how stores and advertisements would be able to recognize a person and greet them accordingly? For those who may not have watched the movie or have forgotten, there are scenes in the movie where Tom Cruise’s...

Ubergizmo on MashUp Radio with Peter Biddle – Intel

08/26/2011, Listen to internet radio with MashUp Radio on Blog Talk Radio MashUp Radio is a bi-weekly, 30-minute online radio program that discusses the fusion of technology, life, culture and science. Hosted by Peter Biddle, an engineer and executive for Intel’s...

Samsung sued in Russia, not by Apple this time

08/26/2011, It appears that there’s yet another lawsuit filed against Samsung, and this time it’s in Russia. Before you think that Apple is chasing Samsung with lawsuits to all corners of the globe, this is not the case here, but rather a Volga-based company,...

Smart CCTV in the pipeline, rioters beware!

08/23/2011, The recent riots in the streets of UK have certainly caught some people by surprise, and we would like to remember those who lost their lives – something which should never have happened in the first place. Well, UK scientists decided not to sit...

IBM First Synaptic Chip Tries To Mimic Human Brain

08/20/2011, Backed by U.S Defense funding, IBM has recently announced the world’s first “synaptic” processor project: it’s a chip that which mimics the human brain architecture. The company calls this an unprecedented progress in building a...

Lenovo hopes to launch mainstream priced ultrabook next year

08/18/2011, Ultrabooks are starting to become the rage these days, due to their slim and thin form factors, not to mention their advertised long lasting battery life. The MacBook Air is one example, with a thickness of 0.68” and an advertised battery life of 5-7...

Intel SSD 320 firmware update to fix bugs

08/16/2011, Intel issued a statement that they will be introducing a spanking new firmware upgrade in a fortnight’s time that will kiss goodbye to the bug that had caused its SSD 320 solid state drives to fail. Better late than never goes the old proverb, but...

Intel offers software upgrades for its latest low-end processors

08/15/2011, Do you remember last year in September when Intel gave consumers the option to upgrade some if its processors’ software with the use of a specially purchased unlock code? It didn’t go down so well with the consumers – after all, who liked...