Skype for Windows phones isn’t beta anymore. When Microsoft bought Skype for $8.5 billion last October there were high hopes for Windows phone users that they can join the Skype users group. Since that theres been many problems on the way of bringing Skype for Windows phones but finally you can get it.
TheVerge reported that theres still some problems in Skype for Windows phones such as you can’t use it on background. so you can’t stay on a call or even receive one, unless Skype is the application running on a foreground.
we will keep you informed about this, when we receive more news or bug reports on Skype.
ASUS has released ROG Xonar Phoebus Gaming Soundcard Set. This is The soundcard which is entirely dedicated to gaming environments. The Xonar Phoebus features the exclusive ROG Command technology which reduces up to 50% of ambient noise thus providing authoritative voice quality during online multiplayer gaming sessions.
The PCM1796 digital-to-analog converter on ROG Xonar Phoebus delivers clear and crisp 118dB SNR high fidelity audio. The new soundcard’s SNR profile therefore outperforms competing gaming audio products by a factor of four, and onboard audio by an impressive 32 times.
It comes with dedicated control box which is trademark ROG red and black color scheme. It’s connected to the card via the back I/O, it can be places on desk so it remains with in easy reach. You can simply adjust volume and mute quickly without compromising your gaming situation and without hunting display remote controls. The control box offers microphone and headphone connectors, making connections easier.
Adobe has just proudly announced their CS6 and its official pricing, they also unveiled new subscription-based Creative Cloud service, both are ready for pre-order now. If you subscribe in to Creative Cloud service you get all the fun except Adobe Photoshop CS6, and they all come price of $49,99 per month, but you need to subscribe for a year. If you only want Photoshop you need to pay $29,99 per month and if you subscribe for a year price is $19,99.
Theres no specific release day yet but like we said already you can pre-order CS6 now. Heres the link where you can pre-order it: Adobe CS6 Pre-Order
ASUS has just launched Transformer Pad 300 and pricing is $379 for 16GB model and $399 for 32GB model. ASUS is touting that Transformer Pad 300 battery life is 10 hours and can be expanded to 15 hours when using mobile dock which costs $149. Transformer Pad 300 comes in 3 colors, blue(coming shortly), white and red variants coming at later day.
PC World reports that spokesperson confirmed that ASUS Transformer Pad 300 is launching in April 22nd, but they didn’t confirmed the price, even there is preorders out there for $399.
ASUS Transformer Pad 300 has Tegra 3 processor, IPS display, optional LTE(4G) and 16GB of internal memory. ASUS also says that it has 10 hours of battery life which seems to be the case in almost all tablet computers.
We keep you informed and if you love ASUS you should really mark this day on to your calendars.
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Nokia released Nokia 808 ad video and its shot completely with Nokia 808 PureView and it looks awesome. Picture depth looks awesome and HD-video looks decent. Its also packed with Nokia Symbian OS and it did surprise everybody in CES 2012 when it was launched because it has staggering 41 megapixel camera sensor.
Finally its spring time if we think that always when theres new gaming laptop from ASUS it must be spring time. This is new line of G-team. ASUS layed specs for this new hardcore gaming laptop. It has 12GB of DDR3 1,333MHz RAM, 750GB HDD, quad-core i7-3610QM Ivy Bridge chip, 2GB NVIDIA GTX 660M graphics. Higher specs version of 15.6-inches machine is coming in the future. At this time you can only preorder this laptop. Pricing is $1475 and its coming at the end of this month.
We will keep you informed about this news and leave a comment down below to tell us what you think about this super gaming laptop?
Nokia announced their quarterly profits, in this case losses. They made $1.7 billion losses in Q1 even they had $9.7 billion in sales coming down from $13.6 billion in last year. They have also said that there not going to be profits next quarter even they are going to invest more in Asia.
Theres been a lot of talking about letting Stephen Elop go but Nokia board gave him time to make Nokia more profitable, and he need to make the difference in early 2013. If he doesn’t succeed in this case Nokia board is willing to let him go. Nokia head of sales Colin Giles resigned today as Nokia is trying to restructure the company’s sales organization.
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Apple is rumored of making its newest iPhone from liquid metal and launch expected to be in WWDC San Francisco this June. Liquid metal would allow iPhone 5 be even thinner and lighter, and it will also be more resistance to impact. Apple acquired rights to Liquidmetal Technologies in August 2010, and soon after they were looking to hire engineers to work with these materials.
Samsung Galaxy S3 would have ceramic body to for a light and comfortable grip. This is new Apple vs. samsung competition field. Lets see which one will come out to be the winner or are they both getting their share out of Smartphone business. But one thing is sure that both companies will keep sue each other on their patents.
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ASUS has just launched new Dual band wireless ethernet adapter and it looks Awesome and sleek. The ASUS EA-N66 3-in-1 dual band wireless-N900 Gigabit Ethernet adapter is equipped with a unique 3 x 3 patented antenna design, providing users high speed internet access. With selectable dual band operating modes and speeds of up to 450Mbps per band, the EA-N66 caters to web browsing, smooth HD video streaming, and lag-free online gaming with ease.
EA-N66 have unique patented 3X3 antenna design which minimizes interference and provides consumers the fastest Gigabit network speeds currently available. It’s design also helps you to connect internet anywhere around the home. Users benefit from a 3-in-1 adapter, repeater, and access point design, as well as easy setup and management in a few simple steps. No disc required for install, streamlining the process.
It’s available from this day on and price is 99,90€.
Source: ASUS press release
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Microsoft hasen’t denied or admit that new Windows 8 (Apollo) cannot be installed your Nokia Lumia 800/900 devices. TheVerge reports that Microsoft Windows 8 cannot be installed in older Windows phones and therefore also Nokia Lumia models cannot be upgraded.
Windows Phone 8 OS is coming in this fall and its named APOLLO. Apollo update brings NFC to Windows Phones but as we know now that you need to buy new phone to get it. With Apollo you can also share information with your computer via SkyDrive. Theres also going to be Skype integrated in it.
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