Samsung just posted a mysterious invitation for an April 29th event, but it'd be more intriguing if we hadn't already seen alleged specs and a picture (after the break) of the soon-to-be-revealed device. That'd be the Galaxy K Zoom, reportedly an Android 4.4.2 KitKat camera phone with a 20-megapixel 10X optical zoom and Xenon flash. The invite seems to confirm a change from Samsung's usual naming scheme of matching its flagship-du-jour, like last year's Galaxy S4 Zoom. More »Samsung's 'Kapture The Moment' event hints at new camera-centric phone
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Who wants a 3D printer for USD$300? More than 9,000 people, that’s who. Micro, a 3D printer, hit its Kickstarter goal of USD$50,000 in a blinding 11 minutes. Within a day, it had passed the USD$1 million mark which it originally set out to achieve. At time of writing, the sleek, 18.5cm cube had hit more than USD$2.5 million in funding. It’s also doing much better than a fellow Kickstarter campaign, Foodini, an equally slick food printer. Talk about making it rain. For those unfamiliar with 3D printer, also known as “additive manufacturing” or “stereo lithography,” 3D printing turns computer models into real physical things. You can print any objects you want. Billing itself as “the first truly consumer 3D printer”, Micro is surprisingly light, weighing just 1kg. The twee little cube comes with a USB-compatible connection, and runs on Windows, Linux, and Mac. It also supports a number of different materials – “ABS, PLA, Nylon and more”, and can print objects up to 11.6cm tall. While this means that we’re far from being able to print a kayak for ourselves, Micro’s plug-and-play capability is user-friendly, even offering the option of auto-calibration. Micro even comes with a library of existing models ... The post Days after its debut, Micro 3D printer has received over $2.5M in pre-orders! appeared first on Vulcan Post. More »Days after its debut, Micro 3D printer has received over $2.5M in pre-orders!
CEO Victor Kislyi said that more than five million is needed to justify F2P developer support due to small amount of spending users While the future of gaming seems to be leaning towards virtual reality technology thanks to Oculus and Sony Computer Entertainment, other developers may need some more convincing. For a free-to-play juggernaut like ... More »How many users does Oculus Rift need for Wargaming to care about VR?
Hugo Barra mengatakan bahwa perusahaan ini ingin menarik sebagian besar negara di Asia Tenggara sebelum memasuki India. More »Yeay! Pasar Xiaomi selanjutnya: Malaysia, lalu Indonesia
Over 40 branches of Krispy Kreme in the Philippines will start to use PayrollHero More »PayrollHero gets Krispy Kreme and more food stores onto its employee-tracking service
TeknoUp.com Menghasilkan gambar 3D kini semakin mudah dilakukan, meski hanya menggunakan perangkat ponsel saja. Microsoft Research tengah mengebangkan sebuah cara untuk memindai objek wajah dengan menggunakan kamera ponsel Windows Phone, dengan Skynet UI. Nantinya, hasil gambar tersebut bisa dicetak dalam kualitas tinggi menggunakan printer 3D. Berdasarkan sebuah video yang diungkap, pengguna bisa dengan mudahnya membuat gambar 3D. Pengguna cukup merekam foto wajah secara 360 derajat/memutari wajah, layaknya mengambil gambar panorama. ... More »Microsoft Kembangkan Pemindai Wajah 3D Pakai Kamera Ponsel Windows Phone
Les Google Glasses débarquent en grand public pour 24h : voilà ce que pourront faire ceux qui auront mis la main …Atlantico.fr - Mon, Apr 14, 2014 1:30 AM EDT
Les Google Glasses seront en vente libre pendant 24h mardi aux Etats-Unis. C’est l'occasion de se pencher plus attentivement sur leurs fonctionnalités et leurs éventuelles failles. More »Les Google Glasses débarquent en grand public pour 24h : voilà ce que pourront faire ceux qui auront mis la main sur des prototypes
Appota, one of Vietnam's leading mobile platforms, just received a series B funding from undisclosed investors. The deal will help Appota build outs its platform domestically and globally. More »Appota, Vietnamese mobile content platform, secures series B funding
Tencent's 15-year-old QQ messenger and social network might have hit it's final major milestone – 200 million people used the service simultaneously More »200 million Chinese people use Tencent’s QQ… at the same time
James Caan was part of the panel of investors of the popular business BBC TV show, Dragons’ Den. The founder and CEO of UK-based Hamilton, Caan began his career in recruitment and founded the people-sourcing business Alexander Mann in the mid-1980s, which was later sold in 1999. Passionate about the SME sector, he will visit South Africa later this month to speak at the M2B (Millionaire to Billionaire) event.Recruiting competent, high-calibre IT talent is a constant challenge for technology-oriented companies. Attracting and retaining the best talent globally is challenging and also costly. ... More »8 hot tips on attracting and retaining top tech talent from Dragon’s Den investor James Caan
One thing newcomers will notice missing in the latest version of Windows: the Start menu! If you’re feeling instantly lost without the old Start menu, don’t worry; Thousands of PC fans would argue that the Start menu offers a more compact, concise, customizable listing of programs and files than the tile-filled Start screen. Until then, however, enjoy these tips on living with a Start menu-less version of Windows.) The Start button Still, much has changed in this department since Windows 8. First, in Windows 8.1, the Start button (Windows button) is back. More »How to Get the Real Start Menu Back in Windows 8 or 8.1
TeknoUp.comZTE kabarnya tengah sibuk mempersiapkan sebuah phablet stylish terbarunya, yakni ZTE Star 1. Selain diklaim sebagai ponsel stylish dengan warna pink, menariknya ZTE Star 1 ini kabarnya akan dibanderol dengan harga yang terjangkau namun dengan spesifikasi yang tetap gahar.Kabar yang beredar menyebutkan bahwa ZTE Star 1 akan dibekali dengan koneksi jaringan 4G LTE, layar besar berukuran 6 inch, serta processor MediaTek MT6595 berkecepatan 1,7 GHz.Dengan dimensi 161.5 x 84 x 7.5mm dan berat 171 gram, ZTE Star 1 tampaknya cukup bongsor namun tetap tipis. ... More »Phablet ZTE Star 1 Berlayar 6 Inch dengan Processor MediaTek Akan Dirilis Besok
In May, the fruits of a partnership between one of America’s biggest corporations, and Quirky, a crowd-funding site that has been making app-powered invention a reality since 2009, will be seen. At the PSFK 2014 Conference, Doreen Lorenzo, from Quirky, and Linda Boff from GE, gave a sneak preview of the first product to come out of this partnership, which began in April last year. Of the four products GE and Quirky have been developing, the Aros is an 8000 BTU air conditioner that cools 350 square feet — by connecting to Wi-Fi and being controlled from Quirky’s smart home app, called Wink. More »How a small app and a giant corporation are changing invention [PSFK]