Amazon may be working on a smartphone with hologram-like 3D Amazon is reportedly developing a smartphone that sports a 3D screen that relies on retina-tracking technology to make images seem to float above the screen like a hologram. With the smartphone, users would be able to navigate through content by using their eyes alone, according to two unnamed people who discussed the phone with the Wall Street Journal. More
Microsoft may buy Barnes & Noble's Nook unit for $1 billion According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. More
Internal Videos Show Microsoft Knew Kin Phones May Flop In the first video provided to Wired, testers were given the opportunity to provide open-ended, overall feedback on their experience using the Kin phones. The other two videos show the testers having great difficulty in making simple calls, and trying to ... 11/23/2012 - 11:00 am | View Link
Microsoft axes Kin phones for teens, says Windows Phone is the future incorporating valuable ideas and technologies from KIN into future Windows Phone releases. These phones had great designs and nice messaging features designed to appeal to younger audiences. Still, that wasn’t enough to save them from oblivion. 06/29/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Microsoft KIN ONE for Verizon Wireless review, Windows Phone 7's little cousin The Microsoft KIN ONE is designed to be a messaging phone. In some regards ... Facebook and MySpace users might love it, thanks to great sharing and photo upload support. 05/13/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Microsoft Kin Review: The Best Cellphones You'll Never Buy Messaging and social media are the Kin. But that doesn't mean it shouldn't come with a ... More worrisome is the fact that some of the core features aren't that great. The camera software persistently screws up metering, so indoor pictures come out dim ... 05/4/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Microsoft KIN Two First Impressions and Unboxed on Video and full HTML browsing the Microsoft KIN Two is a great feature phone. It seems it’s not all good with the KIN Two though as they say the camera shutter button is placed awkwardly and sits on a “downward sloping edge”, which makes it difficult to ... 05/4/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Mini-Microsoft Well, I can't believe it: Microsoft Announces Leadership Changes to Drive Next Wave of Products. People walking the hallways tonight at work certainly can't believe it. 08/28/2014 - 12:39 am | View Website
Microsoft Kin One Microsoft Kin One phone. Announced 2010, April. Features 3G, 2.6″ TFT capacitive touchscreen, 5 MP camera, Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth. 08/27/2014 - 6:26 pm | View Website
Amazon.com: Microsoft Office Home and Student 2013 (1PC ... Download Select Microsoft Office 2013 [Download] Products and Get a $40 Credit. For a limited time, customers who download Microsoft Office 2013 [Download] products ... 08/27/2014 - 4:32 pm | View Website
Outlook Users: Dump iCloud and Sync with Microsoft Instead ... Outlook users need not use iCloud or iTunes to sync contacts and calendars with iOS over the air. This article explains how to use Windows Live for sync instead. 08/27/2014 - 12:28 pm | View Website
Microsoft Store 76 Reviews of Microsoft Store "It's a showroom Microsoft's answer to the Apple Store (not that Apple was the first company to create a product showroom...). Even ... 08/27/2014 - 7:06 am | View Website
Good morning! Here's what people will be talking about Thursday: 1. The conflict in eastern Ukraine is heating up with new reports that pro-Russian rebels are moving into the southeastern Ukrainian town of Novoazovsk. Two seperate militia members told Reuters that military equipment is also being sent across the border. 2.
Nusa Dua (Indonesia) (AFP) - Indonesia and Australia on Thursday signed an agreement aimed at drawing a line under a damaging espionage row and paving the way for the resumption of full cooperation on issues such as defence. Ties between the neighbours sank to their lowest point in years in November after reports that Australian spies tried to tap the phones of President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono and his inner circle.
Seoul (AFP) - South Korea's Samsung and LG unveiled new smartwatches Thursday with upgraded functions and design as they step up their drive to lead an increasingly competitive market for wearable devices. The "Gear S" is Samsung's first smartwatch able to make stand-alone phonecalls with built-in 3G alongside Bluetooth and WiFi connectivity.
Bangkok (AFP) - A Thai court on Thursday dismissed charges of murder and abuse of power against former prime minister Abhisit Vejjajiva and his ex-deputy over a bloody crackdown on opposition protests in 2010. Scores of demonstrators died under Abhisit's establishment-backed government in street clashes between mostly unarmed "Red Shirt" demonstrators and security forces firing live rounds in Bangkok.
Kyoto (Japan) (AFP) - Closing in on his 104th birthday, a twinkle-toed Japanese sprinter has thrown down the challenge to the world's fastest man Usain Bolt, telling him: "let's rumble!"Hidekichi Miyazaki -- who holds the 100 metres world record for centenarians at 29.83 seconds and is dubbed 'Golden Bolt' after the Jamaican flyer -- plans to wait another five years for his dream race and was happy to reveal his secret weapon: his daughter's tangerine jam."I'd love to race Bolt," the wispy-haired Miyazaki told AFP in an interview after tottering over the line with a joyful whoop at a recent Japan Masters Athletics competition in Kyoto.