Xiaomi to announce new Mi TV on March 24

by Dimitris Skiannis Chinese smart device maker Xiaomi is getting ready to introduce its new Smart TV on March 24. The upcoming device will succeed the company’s Mi TV 2, which was unveiled in May 2014. Given the last-gen Smart TV still looks quite great for the price-tag, we are not sure what exactly is Xiaomi planning to upgrade […] 18 March 2015 at 11:36 pm

Microsoft working with Xiaomi to offer a Windows 10 ROM for Mi 4

by Dimitris Skiannis Microsoft has revealed that it is working with Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi to develop a firmware based on Windows 10 for the Mi 4 smartphone. This Windows 10 ROM will be offered to a select group Mi 4 power users in China. “As part of the Windows Insider Program, Microsoft will partner with Xiaomi to […] 17 March 2015 at 11:35 pm

Acer expands Chromebox CXI line-up with Intel Core-i3 models

by Dimitris Skiannis Taiwanese manufacturer Acer has announced that it is expanding its Chromebox CXI line-up with two new models. The new Chromebox models are powered by latest-generation Intel Core-i3 4030U dual-core processors, instead of the Celeron, which is usually present in the Chrome OS devices. The company has also increased the available RAM options to 8GB. “We’ve […] 7 March 2015 at 02:10 pm

YouTube to launch kid-friendly app on Monday

by Christine Kitsati As expected, YouTube is ready to unveil a kid-friendly application. The app will reportedly feature select original TV shows for children as well as content from existing YouTube channels. The new app will be free and sport a design meant for kids with big, bulbous icons and minimal scrolling. In addition, it will pack parental controls. […] 20 February 2015 at 06:14 pm

Qualcomm envisions the house of the future (video)

by Petros Kypraios Qualcomm is a company that is associated with hundred mobile devices and tablets, as together with MediaTek are the main processor suppliers of most companies. Qualcomm, as you can imagine with the continuing development of mobiles, is among the giants, so its managers envision a future, which will be based on the Internet of Everything philosophy.   According […] 22 January 2015 at 06:27 pm

KitKat now present on one in three Android devices & more

by Dimitris Skiannis Google has released the latest platform distribution data for Android and as expected, KitKat has continued to grab more market share on the expense of other Android versions. Given its presence of very select devices, Android 5.0 Lollipop has not made its debut in the platform distribution chart, which doesn’t include any versions with less […] 1 December 2014 at 07:54 pm

Twitter plans to track which apps you download, here is how to opt-out

by Dimitris Skiannis In a move that is likely to miff many users, Twitter has revealed that it plans to track which third-party apps users install on their smartphones. According to a report in Recode, the company will be pushing out an updated version of its official Android app around next week, which will bring this ability (known as […] 29 November 2014 at 08:44 pm

Thai authorities arrested one of the three founders of The Pirate Bay!

by Thodoris Konsoulas It was a matter of time until the last founder of The Pirate Bay get caught who up to now managed to escape the arrest. The Swedish Fredrik Neij was arrested recently by the Thai authorities in the border area with Laos, a country in which went with his family some months ago, to escape […] 11 November 2014 at 01:39 pm

Play more than 900 classic arcade games now on your computer through Internet Archive

by Christine Kitsati Last December, the Internet Archive launched a "Console Living Room" with a collection of vintage console games from 70s and 80s. Now, it has launched a new category titled "The Internet Arcade", which includes more than 900 classic arcade games. Hours for endless games, therefore, in retro mood and memories which will woke up by playing […] 10 November 2014 at 01:32 pm

If Social Media existed at '80s and 's90, it would be something like that!

by Thodoris Konsoulas The use of Social Media the last years is very easy through computers and mobile devices. In the first case, users can use the mouse to click on what they want from the screen. However, the use of PC wasn't always like this.   Once, everything were happing through the keyboard, to smaller screens with lower screen […] 10 November 2014 at 12:34 pm