Latest Technology 2013

UNIGINE introduce valley GPU benchmark

Experience the new GPU-stress-tecting tool, Valley Benchmark from unigine. One of the most popular and highly acclaimed Heaven Benchmark covered with beautiful and green forest, surrounded by vast mountains and amazes with its scale from a bird’s-eye view and its extremely detailed down to every leaf and flower petal.

A non-synthetic benchmark which is highly powered up by the state-of-art unigine negine showcasing a comprehensive set of cutting-edge graphics technologies with a dynamic environment where fully interactive modes are available to end users.

The Valley GPU benchmark delivers a rare chance to experience a breath of crystal, untapped and clear Valley Benchmark to let users encountering a morning high up in the mountain while sno-capped peaks are glittering in the rising sun.

Whether flying over the vast green expanses or hiked along rocky slopes, the journey continues as long as you wish. Ensuring uniqueness in every corner as this open space world offers a wonderfully relaxing experience under the tranquil music and sounds of nature.

FIDO has introduced Security solution

FIDO has presented a new solution for maintaining more security. Most of the Internet companies, system integrators and security providers have decided to change the security system which is 50 year old password technology. One of the fastest identity online (FIDO) Alliance is an organization aiming at revolutionizing online authentication with the industry-supported standards based open protocol that not just make users more secure but also offers convenience to use. The Internet with recent rapid mobile and cloud expansion exposes all the consumers and enterprisers more than ever before.

A private sector and industry-driven collaboration to combat the challenges confirming every users’s identity online. The president of FIDO Alliance says that By providing users with a choice of authenticating and taking an open-based approach to standards so that company can make universal online authentication safer and more easier for all the users everywhere.

FIDO will operate effectively with existing Authentication methods.FIDO wants to create an open protocol that is all inclusive which embraces both the existing and new authentication methods and hardware. Barrett and other FIDO Alliance’s approach is to reinvent the wheel. Founding member list includes Infineon Technologies, Nok Nok Labs, Lenovo, Pay Pal and Validity. All of them are developing the full specification and FIDO-complaint products.

Ifixit announced teardown of Microsoft surface Pro

imageMicrosoft Surface Pro has been judged to be highly unrepairable after being excluded by iFixit. The score of 1 out of 10 is the lowest score on the firm’s scale and places as it is harder to repair than many other competing products including Amazon, Kindle Fire, Samsung Galaxy Note and RT version of the Surface.

The worst score iFixit has ever given to a tablet which is joined by the accolade of having the most adhesive Ifixit which can be seen on a small device. The initial removal of the screen i staking over an hour requiring a heat gun and guitar picks. It is included with 90 screws which were used to fasten up the components together. The sheer number of cables in the tablet made the removal of hardware extremely difficult. Accessing components, the SSD storage is removed along with 5676mAh battery whereas the cooling system was praised for its use of two fans.

The blended Intel Core i5 processor is joined by an assortment of touchscreen controllers from Amtel which is a combined Wi-Fi, FM radio controller and Bluetooth from Marvell Avastar and serial flash by Winbond. The teardown of the Surface Pro was considerably difficult than that of the Surface RT, included with sections that made replacing parts difficult. The screen in Surface RT is also required a heat gun for complete removal which is not caused the same level of difficulty for removal as the Surface Pro.

Adobe announces its security updates for flash player

Adobe has recently announced security updates for Adobe flash player 11.5.502.146 and for earlier versions of Windows and Macintosh, Adobe Flash player 11.2.202.261. The earlier versions for Linux, Adobe Flash player 11.1.115.36 and for Android 4.x. Adobe Flash player 11.1.111.31 and earlier versions for Android 3.x and 2.x. These updates addresses all the vulnerabilities that could cause a crash and potentially lets an attacker to take control of the affected system.

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Adobe is well aware of reports that CVE-2013-0633which is being exploited in the wild in targeted attacks. Designed specifically to trick the user into opening a Microsoft Word document which is delivered as an email attachment containing malicious Flash (SWF) content. The exploit for CVE-2013-0633 targets the Active X version of flash player on Windows. Also aware of reports that CVE-2013-0634 is being exploited in the wild in attacks delivered via malicious Flash (SWF) content which is hosted on websites that target Flash Player in Firefox or Safari on the Macintosh platform. Attacks are designed to trick Windows users into opening a Microsoft word document which is delivered as an email attachment containing malicious Flash (SWF) content.

All the Adobe users using Adobe Flash Player Update 11.5.502.146 and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh should update to Adobe Flash Player 11.5.502.149. For Adobe Flash Player 11.2.202.261 and its earlier versions for Linux should update to Adobe flash Player 11.2.202.262. The Flash player which is installed with Google Chrome will automatically be updated to the latest Google Chrome versions that includes Adobe Flash Player 11.5.31.139 for Windows, Linux and Macintosh.

Switch to iTwin for protected and unrestricted Access to Internet

iTwin introduces iTwin Connect to meet the requirements of mobile professionals who are facing myriad challenges. This company has created the award-winning iTwin Remote File Access solution also. This new innovation by company ensures private and restriction-free browsing by delivering remote desktop access, remote file access and easy access to home.office network.

This device is consists of two identical halves and can be easily installed by simply plugging the device into a USB port on the home and office PC. Detachable device to make it iTwin connect key and carry it along. Simply plug this key into a laptop and a secure VPN tunnel while on the move.

You don’t have to worry about their online privacy while traveling. They will no longer be available to concern themselves with which all the online services are permitted in specific places. This solution offers users with a safe, unrestricted access to home and corporate networks.

Use Teleport Me feature to browse privately and without any restrictions. All the Internet traffic is directed through the secure VPN tunnel and you can easily access Internet via home/office PC’s Internet connection. Delivers private access to Internet through its dedicated servers in Unite States, Asia/Pacific and Europe.

Get an easy access to all the resources like cameras or media servers at home, applications at office or network drives. The iTwin Connect requires zero configuration while getting network access (VPN). Access applications on the home/office PC with just a single click at Window Remote Desktop. Remote file access to receive all the shared files on the home/office PC via Windows Explorer from and within the applications on the laptop.

Nintendo showcased its financial report for 2012-2013

Nintendo has showcased its third quarter financial results for 2012-2013, which makes company returned to operating profit. Nintendo posted its big profit thanks to strong 3DS sales and more favorable exchange rates. Its total sales are down and Wii U forecast has been severely cut down by 1.5 million.

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Forecasting an unexpected operating loss for the business by the year ending March 31. The Global Wii U sales has got hits of 3 million between the launch of 18th and the end of December 2012. The software sales came in at 11.7 million. According to Nintendo’s Financial report of 2012-2013, Company has lowered its Wii U sales which is estimated from 5.5 million units to four million. Expected to make an operating loss if 20 billion yen.

Earlier forecasted an operating profit of £140 million. By cutting its annual revenue forecast by 17.3 per cent. But raised its total profit expectations 6 to 14 billion yen. The platform holder has reduced its global sales projections meanwhile.

Company was previously expected to sell 17.5 million consoles by April but now predicted to 15 million sales.The software is also expected to under-perform by analyzing the sales target which is down from 24 million units to 16 million for the Wii U and 3DS software sales.

Nokia is set to start with new Windows Phone 7.8 update

Another update for Windows Phone has started rolling out around the world. A major update brings extra features and a new screen features of Windows 8 to the older Windows phone 7.5 devices.

The new key feature in Windows phone 7.8 gets the updated start screen with the complete support for re-sizable tiles.The latest start screen is one of the most easiest ways to make your phone reflect style, passions and personality. The number of accent colors are being doubled to twenty and the lock screen adds support automatically using Bing picture of the day. Another lock screen support for a PIN/password challenge to prevent the accidental device wipes on phones which are connected to exchange accounts.

Nokia is all set to provide a number of new and updated apps that might be considered part of Windows Phone 7.8 Update to all users of Lumina devices. Added extra Bluetooth functionalities supports ringtone creation and extra camera functionality. All the apps that are available in the Nokia Collection of the Windows Phone Store after the Windows Phone 7.8 update installation.

Delivers a new start screen experience with re-sizable small, medium and large Live Tiles. Expanding the number of available accent colors to 20. Improves the lock screen experience with the help of accidental wipe protection features and Bing image of the day as a Wallpaper. Expanding Windows Phone Marketplace and Xbot Live support to all the new countries and regions.

Improves all the chinese front and complete appearance of Arabic and other languages.Delivering other Windows Phone quality also by adding support for device that do not have a camera to capture button.

Epson’s latest 850 HD 720P Projector introduced

Introducing new and latest dedicated dock for your portable Apple device. A versatile projector which harnesses Epson’s latest 3 LCD technology to offer impeccable, high-quality images for superb presentations and movies for complete home entertainment.

Enjoy a better experience with specifically designed device, Epson’s MG 850 HD 720P Projector for sharing your presentation slides, photos and videos that are stored on your Apple device. Access and control playback of your contents by using a remote. Simply lock from your Apple device so that your files remain protected from playback when you are all done.

Apple devices which are supported includes the original iPad and iPad 2 and all the models of iPhone, iPad Touch and iPod Nano. Enjoy all the features on offer ensuring that your device is running swiftly on the latest version of iOS. Delivering powerful presentation anywhere in the room. An easy-to-use sliding Horizontal Keystone Adjuster and other screen corrections can be done quickly and accurately.

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Automatic vertical keystone detection and adjustment with no longer awkward and time consuming manual image adjustments can interrupt the smooth flow of your presentation delivery. A handy feature that automatically detects the projector’s vertical keystone distortion and corrects it instantly. Enjoy easy uploading into any USB thumb drive and plug in to instantly, sharing them on a dazzling 1280x800 WXGA high resolution large display.Various other virtual paintings can also be projected onto different blank walls,serving as interactive and moving decorations for your presentations. A long-lasting E-TORL lamp delivers a bright 2800 lumens with a microphone input and a pair of high-powered 10W speakers.

Latest images of BlackBerry X10 N Series

The latest Blackberry L-Series handset disclosed its beautiful pictures giving users a glimpse of what research in motion will introduce at the end of this month. A new bundle of images has emerged presenting a Blackberry N-Series handset QWERTY, which will be better known as the X 10 hitting the market.

These new images are clearer in comparison and the user will find that the handset is fully functional and running the upcoming BlackBerry 10 OS. According to rumors, the Z10 will hit the shelves highlighting features that includes 1.5GHz TI OMAP 4470 processor and complete support for quad band radio featuring HSPA+UMTS, quad band GSM/GPRS and other quad band LTE bands like 2,4,5,13,17. The BlackBerryX10NSeries is integrated with 4.2-inch screen having resolution of 1280 x 768 pixels, providing them it a pixel density of 356 ppi. Come up with 2GB RAM and 16 GB of internal storage having hot swappable microSD card slot. Supporting all the standard Wi-Fi networks and GPRS with A-GPRS. Having 8 megapixel camera with auto focus and 2 megapixel front facing camera. The cameras will have 1080p video recording which will be powered by an 1800 mAh battery.

The BlackBerry X shared a striking resemblance to HTC’s complete QWERTY phone with the HTC ChaCha. The reveal of these phones will significantly increases the number of BB10 devices that may be announced at the RIM’s BB10 event.The launch event will be held in cities like New York, Toronto, Paris, London, Johannesburg and Dubai.

Huawei presents 6.1-inch Android Phablet

Huawei Ascend Mate will be presented at the upcoming Consumer Electronics Show 2013. There ar e rumors that 6.1-inch Huawei phone is featured with measurements like 1080 p display, 2 GB of RAM and 1.8GHz Quad-Core Processor designed by Huawei’s HiSilicon company.

Huawei Ascend MateSamsung is prepping a successor to the Galaxy Note II with a 6.3-inch screen by filling the gap between the Note and its 7-inch tablets. The latest Ascend Mate doesn’t look quite as big. It is stretching the outer limits of what can be reasonably called as phone. A perfect 9.9 millimeters thick with 4,000 offers you with a pixel density of 316ppi and mAh battery life.

Ascend Mate will utilize low temperature poly-silicon technology with the benefits of LTPS technology including higher pixel density. Having more compact LCD which helps in cost reduction with component integration, durability-shock and temperature resilient. The Huawei is expected to introduce its 5-inch Ascend D2 and two Windows Phone 8 devices at CES 2013. The makers of numerous phone makers will be rolling out smart phones with 5-inch full HD displays in the first half of 2013. Get ready to enjoy all the beautiful moments with this new Huawei Ascend Mate and fun with all the new features of it.