The tablet market globally grew by an astounding 142.4 percent year-on-year in the first quarter of 2013 with 49.2 million slate units shipped.
The US has kept the Philippines on a list of countries subject to trade sanctions because of continuous violation of intellectual property rights (IPR), including piracy over the Internet.
A movie with atoms as actors has been named by the Guinness World Records organization, as the ”world’s smallest movie.
Facebook said its monthly active users rose 23 percent from a year ago to 1.11 billion, including 751 million who accessed the network on mobile devices.
Tablet shipments reached 49.2 million units in the January-to-March period, 142.4 percent more than in the same quarter in 2012, market research firm IDC said.
IDC said the worldwide tablet market saw sizzling growth of 142.4 percent compared to the same period a year ago.
The European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) said it had begun recreating the website that launched that World Wide Web, as well as the hardware that made the groundbreaking technology possible.
Apple comes to market with a massive deal to raise funds for an ambitious program that will return $100 billion in cash to holders of Apple shares.
Toshiba’s new 4K TV lineup is powered by the new Cevo 4K technology, which blows up 1080p video content to “near-4K” levels so consumers can still enjoy large-screen viewing even without 4K content.
The struggling Internet pioneer spotlighted coming programs at a flashy Digital Content NewFront event in New York.
PayPal’s expansion into brick-and-mortar stores gives the company access to a market that is roughly ten times the size of the online payments sector where it got its start over a decade ago.
Smartphone and tablet gaming is set to surpass the number of paying gaming-optimized handheld (GOH) users in 2013, and will “rise at a rapid rate” in the next four years.
3D printing is already here, developing fast, and set to leap from the labs and niche industries onto the wider market.
DARPA, the research group behind a range of spy tech and which helped invent the Internet, was also the driving force behind the creation of the Global Positioning System, director Arati Prabhakar said at a press conference.
Speaking at a seminar in Washington, Schmidt said hundreds of millions of people in non-democratic nations will be trading in their basic cellphones for Internet-connected smartphones as prices fall over the next few years.
The new Galaxy S4 is just 7.9 millimeters at its thickest point, with a wider Super AMOLED touchscreen display measured at 5 inches, and the entire body unit is wrapped with high-quality glossy plastic finish.