Monday, May 30, 2011

Samsung Ready to Launch Android Tablet 4G Long Term Evolution LTE

Android operating  system  is the mainstay of Samsung. No wonder the South Korean manufacturer  is planning to  strengthen its line of tablet  besutannya  Android  with new features  of 4G technology LTE (Long Term Evolution).

"We will continue to work with Android in the future tablets," said JK Shin-President and Head of Samsung Mobile Communications Business, quoted from the Wall Street Journal on Monday (5/30/2011).

Shin said it was discussing with operators in South Korea and the United States to launch a tablet computer with 4G technology LTE. With him, promised download speeds over speeding.

LTE 4G services is already deployed by some operators in foreign countries so that Samsung wants to make a tablet device that supports these technologies. It is not yet clear when the time peluncurannnya.

Tablet itself is very tight competition with its rivals released flagship product, so that new innovation is required. Samsung is currently the second largest producer after Apple tablet, based on data from Strategy Analytics.

On the other hand, talked about the lawsuit that was filed Apple, Shin gave a special comment. He stated allegations that Samsung mimics Apple's product design is not true.

"We did not do the copying Apple's design. We have used several similar designs in recent years," said Shin.

Sunday, May 29, 2011

Google Provides Flight Schedule on Search Results

The holiday season arriving soon. Google wants to make it easier for travelers to find information on holiday schedules by adding flights on its search results.

This additional information will display the flight schedule between two specific cities, which became the location of the user's vacation destination. The search results will be displayed in the box below Google's paid search results.

"This is just a small step to enrich the travel information to be more easily found," said Google Software Engineer, Petter Wedum, reported by the Wall Street Journal, Sunday (29/05/2011).

Flight information service comes seven weeks after the Internet giant is successful in acquiring ITA Software for USD 700 million. For information, ITA Software has specialized in managing the airline data, including flight schedules, availability and prices.

But in his blog, Google said the display of travel information in the search results are not using ITA Software's search technology.

Previously, Microsoft had already been serving a similar service at the Bing. Microsoft's search engine also provides a search for flight schedules and ticket prices.

Saturday, May 28, 2011

Iconia Tab A500 Review, First Acer Honeycomb Tablet

In line with the presence of tablets Android Transformer Pad Honeycomb Asus Eee, Acer is also releasing Iconia Tab A500.

Honeycomb Android OS (3.0) is the latest version of the Android platform operating system specifically intended for players tablet market. From the side view, OS 'honeycomb' is indeed quite revolutionary.

Design Fat, But Firm
Display body tablets 'honeycomb' is indeed long for holding a tablet that has not been unusual 10 inch. With the rear cover patterned brushed metal body, this product at least a little look elegant. Users also can use a glossy screen coating on the front as a 'mirror' if this Iconia power button is turned off.

To port, a design that carried the Acer tablet is quite tidy. At the top of the hidden port Micro SD external memory (up to 32GB) with a lid. Temporal on the other side there is a micro USB port, HDMI, and audio jacks. Do not forget to affix Acer docking port at the bottom.

Display and Screen
Armed with 256 thousand color LCD technology, 1280x800 pixel resolution, a new look as though Android 3.0 bewitching its users to not let this tablet away from the hand.

Although some pages slightly broken homscreen when shifted, but did not make the performance of this A500 Iconia Tab forced to slow down as the screen displays the multitasking.

There is a five-page homescreen that can be shifted to the right and left. Like the Asus Honeycomb tablet, at the bottom left there was a back button, home, and the applications being run. Acer was also a new interface to directly access the eBooks, multimedia, song, or game.

Talking about games, Acer put three free games at HD resolution of this tablet product. They are: Need For Speed ​​Shift, Hero of Sparta, and Lets Golf. The result also suggested for gamers detikINET search Honeycomb tablets to try this tablet.

Honeycomb Another feature that is not less interesting is the animation that is on the look of a product. In Iconia Tab A500, users can open the unlock screen lock by rotating the image in a circle. Beyond that, Acer also gives a physical button to lock the screen vertically or horizontally.

Acer Tablet Performance Honeycomb
Tab Iconia A500 has been equipped with dual-core processor made by NVIDIA Tegra 2 with a speed of 1 GHz. In addition to current used for gaming, this tablet also has a fairly good quality camera.

When tested outdoors, 5-megapixel resolution camera is able to capture images with detail contrast is quite beautiful. Unfortunately, when used in indoor conditions are not as good as outside. Fortunately, Acer adds an LED Flash, which helps in the room lighting conditions. Tab Iconia A500 also supports video recording with a resolution of 720p (HD).

Surfing in cyberspace even more felt relieved with a stretch of 10-inch screen tablet. Unfortunately Iconia not provided the option Tab A500 SIM card. In opening a web page, the response pinch to zoom is quite smooth. With a battery of 3260 mAh Lithium Polymer.

Basically, this tablet suitable for those users who like to surf on the internet or playing games, because the size of the screen. Unfortunately, weighs a little heavier than other similar products.

Friday, May 27, 2011

Ovi Store 2.8 Update has been available

It may be exciting news for users of Symbian3 phones, because Ovi Store has been updated to v2.8. And recently the availability of Ovi Store 2.8 application has been announced and has been available for download via the Store application itself.

You can update easily, just go to Ovi Store applications on your Symbian3 devices and update notifications will appear, then please update the existing application Ovi Store.

Based on blog postings, this update brings: 
* Updates for the application of best selling applications 
* Displays free version and paid version 
* Display information associated application 
* Available for Arabic lokasl information.

For further information regarding this Store Ovi application can be found through :

BlackBerry Torch 2 ready to launch at the End of 2011

High-end smartphone from Research in Motion (RIM) BlackBerry which is reportedly ready to launch Torch 2. Various media technology is showing what kind of shape is a sliding-style phone.

BlackBery Torch 2 almost certainly use a new mobile operating systems from RIM, the BlackBerry OS 7. RIM is expected soon to introduce this phone and get them to market in quarter 3 or 4 2011.

If viewed from a still photograph bocorannya blur, this phone looks not much different from the first generation Torch. But the components have a significant feature enhancements.

KnowYourMobile Launched on Friday (05/27/2011), Torch 2 has a 1.2 GHz processor. Then 768 MB of RAM and a camera with video capabilities of HD (high definition).

Batteries are more durable, higher-resolution screen and a thinner design also predicted visited Torch 2. We await further news from the mobile phone that combines a qwerty keyboard and touch screen.

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Steve Ballmer asked to Resigns from Microsoft

One of Microsoft's investors called for Steve Ballmer, CEO of Microsoft, soon backed away from his position. Ballmer considered 'obsolete'.

The call was delivered by David Einhorn, hedge fund manager from Greenlight Capital. Currently Greenlight is one of Microsoft's stock investors.

As quoted by Reuters on Thursday (05/26/2011), shares of Microsoft for 10 years is considered stagnant. According to Einhorn's now time Ballmer stepped down and give opportunities to others.

"Its existence is a constant cloud over most of Microsoft shares," Einhorn said in a conference Ira Sohn Investment Research Conference in New York, United States.

Ballmer has been CEO since 2000 as the shifting role of Bill Gates. That said, according to Reuters, quite a lot of skeptical voices who criticize the leadership of Ballmer.

Greenlight currently holds 9 million shares of Microsoft or approximately 0.11 percent from their outstanding shares.

On Tuesday (24/05/2011) shares of Microsoft - for the first time since the last 15 years - exceeded by IBM. If an investor 10 years ago grow to USD 100 thousand shares in Microsoft, this time he will only have a stake worth USD 69 thousand.

How credible figure Einhorn? He is one of the first to criticize the problems at Lehman Brothers investment bank before it collapsed, which was followed by the global financial crisis.

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Intel Releases New Pentium Series

Many alleged mention that the Pentium name will perish along with the product, but it is wrong. Intel now regenerates the Pentium series of increasingly sophisticated specifications.

Within the last 5 years not seen the signs if Intel wanted to release the latest generation of Pentium. Microprocessor giant that just busy with a series of Core i are kept fixed.

Quoted from tomshardware, Tuesday (05/24/2011), Intel has quietly released the Pentium series that have used the Sandy Bridge architecture for the desktop. Processors are:

- Pentium G620T (dual-core processor, 3MB of cache, 2.2 GHz)
- Pentium G620 (dual-core processor, 3MB of cache, 2.6 GHz)
- Pentium G840 (dual-core processor, 3MB of cache, 2.8 GHz)
- Pentium G850 (dual-core processor, 3MB of cache, 2.9 GHz)

Despite having advanced from the Sandy Bridge architecture, but all processors are sold at a price range from USD 64 to USD 86.

Apple iPhone 5 Prediction

Latest generation of Apple's iPhone smartphone five allegedly release this year. Numerous rumors have circulated about what the iPhone 5. Recent rumors say the iPhone 5 will have a curved or concave screen.

The news was conveyed by the media in Taiwan-based DigiTimes citing sources involved. If this is true, pointed out there will be significant design changes in the iPhone 5 than previous generations.

Concave screen on the smartphone is not new. Google Smartphone Samsung Nexus S besutan which was widely circulated on the market first to adopt this kind of screen.

iPhone 5 predicted attend this year, but to different predictions launch schedule. Some parties claim mid year, some estimates in September ahead of the holiday season.

IPhone also predicted 5 will adopt dual-core processor and 8-megapixel camera. Similarly, as reported by Geek, Tuesday (05/24/2011).

Monday, May 23, 2011

Microsoft Ready to Launch Xbox 360 Update

Microsoft said it is ready to launch the latest system update  for Xbox 360. In it claimed to have a lot of changes.

In the latest patch, the Xbox will have additional services such as integrated with PayPal. This feature allows gamers to buy the product at those sites, the account in it also will be incorporated in the Xbox Live users.

But unfortunately the service is not available to Xbox Live in Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Czech Republic, Finland, Greece, Hungary, India, Japan, Russia, South Africa, South Korea and Taiwan.

In addition to shopping in addition to PayPal, the latest patch that will make the Xbox 360 also supports the new disc types, namely XGD3 which have greater capacity and better security systems. So this new format is expected to reduce piracy.

Other additions are the Auto Standby. This feature will make the console 'sleep' while the time within 1 hour if not used. This feature is certainly expected to mengemat electric power, and extend the life of the console.

Quoted from majornelson on Monday (5/23/2011), the latest Xbox 360 update will be released in the next few days. Gamers who have Xbox Live accounts will automatically receive notifications for updates.

Microsoft CEO: Windows 8 Will Launch on 2012

Microsoft Chief Executive Officer Steve Ballmer finally make sure that Windows 8, the operating system  (OS) of Microsoft, will attend in 2012.

Speaking on a Microsoft developer forum in Tokyo, Japan, Ballmer said, if Microsoft has been working hard on this latest version of Windows, in order to improve customer satisfaction.

"We have a new user interface. We added touch, ink and speech," said Microsoft's frontman, as quoted by PC Magazine, on Tuesday (05/24/2011).

Ballmer did not explain in detail what Windows 8 will be. But from his statement that Ballmer also implies that Windows 8 but can be used on PCs, will also be embedded on tablets and other devices.

"As we make progress throughout the year, you can expect to hear more about Windows 8. Windows 8 slate, tablets, PCs and a variety of different shapes," he said.

Hitachi announced a strategic alliance with SAP AG

Hitachi announced a strategic alliance with business software provider SAP AG. Collaboration includes integration of both technologies, technical support, development of interoperability center of competence as well as sales and marketing activities together.

In this agreement, Hitachi and SAP will strengthen the integration of cloud computing solutions, storage virtualization, corporate resource planning (enterprise resource planning - ERP) and information lifecycle management (information lifecycle management - ILM).

Thus, all companies under the Hitachi and SAP can provide the information required by global customers to get maximum value from the solution of both parties. The maximum value encompasses the implementation and operational costs are lower through the optimization software solutions and infrastructure.

Hitachi is a vendor choice in many SAP implementation with high demands. Hitachi and its children, including Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) have formed a strategic alliance with SAP since 1994, which includes sales, integration and implementation of SAP solutions.

"SAP solutions and services complement Hitachi Data Systems to help customers transform their IT environment efficiently so that the center virtualized information more dynamic," said Mike Walkey, Senior Vice President, Global Partners & Alliances, Hitachi Data Systems in a statement on Wednesday ( 05/24/2011).

"With the expansion of this partnership, SAP customers can leverage technologies and services that HDS has been shown to cut costs, cope with risks and encourage growth in a complex SAP environment," he concluded.

Activision Reveals CoD: Modern Warfare 3

Having talked about long enough, eventually begin to reveal the serial Activision Call of Duty (CoD) Modern Warfare 3. The game also seems ready to compete with Battlefield 3.

Although not many details about the game, but the forerunner of Modern Warfare 3 already be illustrated through a video that aired on YouTube. The video shows the conflict from various countries.

Early video trailer showing the chaos in the city of New York. Many buildings were destroyed in the city, a battle ensued everywhere, ranging from land, sea, until the air.

In addition, the video also shows some elite troops from countries like Britain and France. But some scenes also featured a battle in Germany.

Modern Warfare 3, the plan would be released on November 8, 2011 for various platforms such as PC, Xbox 360, and PS3.

Sunday, May 22, 2011

L.A Noire Game Previews

LA Noire game maker claimed that they made ​​the game would be easier played by women.

LA Noire, an open-world game that takes a third person perspective. This game promises an exciting adventure in the world of the era of the 40s in Los Angeles.

Although filled with scenes of the crossfire, but Team Bondi as the developer of this game, intentionally making LA Noire easily be played by gamers, especially women.

"So far these games have been very attractive to women. And I think she's smart enough to read if the person lied or not," said McNamara, quoted by CVG, Saturday (05/21/2011).

In LA Noire players will act as Cole Phelps, the LAPD officer whose task was to solve some crimes. This game also has some element of mystery that demands skill players to solve.

"We often see when a person sees another who is playing, many feel he is being played along with him. That is the purpose of this game, so gamers can play with his girlfriend or wife," added McNamara.

Apple Asking or Proposing Smaller SIM Card

Apple has proposed standardizing the SIM card which is smaller than that currently available. With the new standards are expected gadgets would be born with thinner.

A spokesman from the European Telecoms Standards Body (ETSI) has recognized the special desire of the manufacturer of the iPhone and iPad. It's just confirmed that the decision to legalize more mini SIM card which will not be coming in the near future.

"This process will certainly take some time, could be a year or even more. Especially if there is disagreement from other industry players," he said, quoted by Reuters on Wednesday (05/18/2011).

While the operator side, as the party that issued the SIM card, welcomed the enthusiasm for Apple to make a breakthrough in information and communications technology industry.

"We're pretty proud of what brought Apple to the ETSI to request a SIM card which is much smaller than the present buried in the iPhone 4 and iPad," said Anna Bouverot, Head of Mobile Servives Orange.

Apple's move was also judged to goals, let alone a number of mobile operators in mind would support the existence of more mini SIM card is.

Bouverot predicts, the first device that will instill the SIM card will come in early 2012.

But certainly, if that happens then this will be suautu crucial step for the industry as a whole. Where other vendors' devices will conform to the standards of the new SIM card.

"At one point, a number of vendors will surely adjust to the change from the side of the smartphone device size and weight," added analyst IDC technology from research institutions, Francisco Jeronimo.

CDMA iPhone in China Coming Soon

The presence of CDMA iPhone in China is likely to materialize. China Telecom, one of the operators in the country's bamboo curtain, confirmed was heavily approached Apple.

As a telecommunications company smallest among the three operators in China, China Telecom seems pretty confident. China Telecom Chairman Wang Xiaochou firmly declared his intention to bring CDMA iPhone for consumers in the country.

To the media, as reported by Reuters on Friday (05/20/2011), Wang also mentioned that China Telecom is considering Hong Kong as the first priority when issuing bonds abroad.

China Telecom itself is relatively new to enter the mobile market share in China. But this operator operates the largest fixed-line network in China. China Telecom is aggressively promoting this network. IPhone Delivers CDMA, apparently is one way China Telecom to more aggressively melmperluas market.

After 4 versions of CDMA iPhone in the United States launched January, blowing news that they are also soon be visited Asia. Various sources say, the iPhone will be carried off four CDMA telecom operators in China, Japan and South Korea.

IPad Factory exploded, Two Workers Dead

The accident occurred on a tablet computer assembly plant Apple iPad. Foxconn-owned factory located in China, it exploded and caused two workers were killed and 16 others injured.

The cause of the explosion was unknown and under investigation by the relevant authorities. Foxconn manufacturing facility that exploded in Hongguang Town, Pi County, Chengdu, Sichuan Province.

As reported by InformationWeek, Sunday (5/22/2011), the Foxconn has confirmed the explosion. They promised to take care of the injured worker and have contacted the families of each.

Explosion incidents worry about making supplies iPad 2 hiccup. There has been no confirmation from Foxconn and Apple about the anxiety it. Foxconn only delayed production temporary state to allow authorities to hold an investigation.

"Production was delayed until the investigation is completed. Safety of workers is the highest priority and we will do all that is needed to determine the cause of this tragic incident," spokesman Foxconn.

Foxconn, a subsidiary of Hon Hai Precision Industry, Taiwan-based company, was contracted to assemble Apple iPad, the iPhone and iPod. They also get contracts from other technology companies such as Amazon, Acer, Asus, Intel, Sony, Hewlett Packard to Nokia.

Various controversies have plagued Foxconn, for example the case of employees who allegedly committed suicide due to poor working conditions and low salaries. Recently, Foxconn also raise employee salaries to prevent similar incidents happening again.

Saturday, May 21, 2011

Manli Releases Nvidia GeForce GTX 560

Manli Technology Group Limited, is one of tu adequate computer vendors poured update the latest graphics cards, this time is the Nvidia GeForce GTX 560.

Based on written information received, on Saturday (05/21/2011), Manli claims to have used a very good cooling system for this product. As a result, its performance was expected to be optimized.

In addition to playing games, these products also promised would deliver visually stunning when used to watch High Definition movies, or even 3-dimensional presentation. Here are the specs Manli GeForce GTX 560.

- Model Name: M-NGTX560/5R7HDD
- CUDA cores: 336
- Core / Memory Clock: 810 MHz / 4000 MHz
- Memory Configuration: 1GB DDR5
- Memory Interface: 256 bit
- Heat sink design with Cooling Fan
- Mini HDMI Output ports + 2x DVI-I
Various ways done game publishers to promote their products, but Duke Nukem pembesut brave enough. In a series of ads, gamers will be challenged to figure shooting contest in a state of half-naked woman.

Duke Nukem, indeed one of the legendary game that is famous for playing the system. In addition to presenting an exciting shootout, is not foreign in it also has adult content.

After years ofgone ,now that game again appeared in the latest series titled Duke Nukem Forever . Well, its presence was also quite shocking because the publishers to present the web version that challenge the player in a shooting contest with a woman without clothes.
The web-based game will ask the age of visitors. After that gamers can choose to play with ladies'polite' or with a woman who would strip his clothes when losing.

Duke Nukem Forever, the plan will be released at the end of June 2011 for PS3, Xbox 360 and PC. But remember, this game get a rating of 18 + which means only for adult gamers.

Friday, May 20, 2011

Dell Latitude E5420 Laptop Product Review

    * Intel® CoreTM i7 (2620M)
    * Intel® CoreTM i5 (2540M, 2520M, 2410M)
    * Intel® CoreTM 2 Duo (T6670)
    * Intel® CoreTM i3 (2310M)
    * Intel® Celeron® (925)

Operating System
    * Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium 32-Bit
    * Genuine Windows® 7 Professional 64-Bit
    * Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium 64-Bit
    * Genuine Windows® 7 Professional 32-Bit

    * o Up to 8GB4 DDR3 SDRAM at 1333Mhz - 2 DIMMS

    * Mobile Intel® HM65 Express Chipset

Video Card
    * Intel® HD Graphics 3000

    * 14.0” HD (1366x768) Anti-Glare LED
      14.0” HD+ (1600x900) Anti-Glare LED

Hard Drive
    * Up to 500GB5 hard drive (7200RPM)
    * Up to 250GB5 hard drive (5400RPM)
    * Up to 128GB5 Solid State hard drive

Optical Drive
    * DVD-ROM, DVD+/-RW

    * 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet

      Wireless LAN and WiMAX Options:

      Intel® Centrino® Advanced-N 6205
      Intel® Centrino® Advanced -N + WiMAX 6250
      Intel® Centrino® Ultimate-N 6300
      Dell Wireless 1501 (802.11 b/g/n 1x1)
      Dell Wireless 1530 (802.11 a/g/n 2x2)

      Mobile Broadband6 & GPS Options:

      Dell Wireless™ 5630 Multi-mode HSPA-EVDO Mini Card (Gobi™ 3000) with A-GPS
      Dell Wireless™ 5550 Single-mode HSPA Mini Card with A-GPS

      Bluetooth Option:

      Dell Wireless 375 Bluetooth® 3.0

    * High Quality Speakers
      Stereo headphone/Microphone combo jack
      Integrated, noise reducing array microphones
      Optional Integrated HD video webcam and Dell Webcam Central software

Ports, Slots & Chassis
    * Network connector (RJ-45)
      USB 2.0 (4) – 1 USB/eSATA combo
      Stereo headphone/Microphone combo jack
      Memory card reader, 54 mm ExpressCard, 1394
      Docking Connector, VGA, HDMI
      1 Full and 2 Half Mini Card Slots
      Optional SmartCard Reader, PC Card

      Dimensions & Weight7

      Width: 13.78" / 350mm
      Height: (front/back) 1.18"/29.90 to 1.28"/32.5mm
      Depth: 9.45" / 240mm
      Starting weight: 4.50lbs / 2.04kg (with 4-cell battery and airbay)


      Single pointing or Dual Pointing Keyboard: Standard or Backlit
      Multi-touch Touchpad

    * 4-cell (40Whr) Lithium Ion battery with ExpressCharge™
      6-cell (60Wh) Lithium Ion battery with ExpressCharge™
      9-cell (97Wh) Lithium Ion battery
      9-cell (97Wh) 3 Year Limited Hardware Warranty3 Lithium Ion battery

      Power Options

      65 Watt or 90W AC Adapter
      90W Auto/Air DC adapter (optional)

    * Regulatory Model: P16G
      Regulatory Type: P16G001
      Energy Star 5.0
      EPEAT Gold

Systems Management
    * DASH 1.1

Google Prepares Offline Access to Google Docs

Google Docs users, it's no longer, access files on these services not only be done when it is online only, but you can also access them when you're not connected to the Internet.

Senior Vice President of Google, Pichai Sunday, confirmed that Google will soon allow offline access to Google Docs. But he did not say when the exact time.

"We all wear them on Google has internally. We need to ensure that the service was very good before it is ready to be released," he said as quoted by TG Daily, Friday (05/20/2011).

According to him, offline access will be very useful for the user while in transit on planes or trains without Wi-Fi access. Thus, they can still work on documents or files without an internet connection.

Bresson HTC Smartphone WP7 with 16 MP camera

The camera is often used as a mainstay for phone vendors to attract potential consumers. It seems that there is in the mind that is preparing smartphone HTC Phone Windows 7 (WP7) with 16-megapixel camera.

Smartphone is given the code name HTC Bresson. Penampakkannya roadmap was first derived from T Mobile telecommunications operator in the United States, on the phone what they would release.

Bresson planned slid in September 2011. Looks like an operating system that has brought Phone Windows 7.5 or Mango, which has a variety of feature enhancements.

There are no leaks HTC Bresson features besides the camera resolution. His form is already visible, but not assessed its original appearance.

Besides Bresson, HTC reportedly also preparing other phones in the HTC family of WP 7 Ignite and HTC Prime. Such as quotes from PocketNow, Friday (20/05/2011).

iPad Game for Cats

Game iPad for cat was first known is that developed Game for Cats Hiccup. The company later made ​​also for Cats Paint, a drawing application on the iPad supposedly designed for cats.

Peek at the occasion, a pet food company also presents the game for cats. Not just one, Friskies directly presenting three variants of the game for cats.

As quoted from Kotaku, on Friday (20/05/2011), three variants of the game are: Tasty Treasures, Party Mix-Up and Fishing Cat.

Basically the third game, and also made ​​Hiccup game, same thing: the cat was asked to pursue and capture an object on the screen iPad with his palm.

Tasty Treasures displays the objects in the form of artificial Friskies cat food. Mix-Up Party featuring ingredients such as chicken, fish or cheese. Medium, Cat Fishing featuring fish that sometimes dive in a pool.

Thursday, May 19, 2011

VMware Launches Horizon App Manager

VMware Inc., virtualization and infrastructure service provider of  cloud, the service issued a Horizon App Manager. Namely service for managing access to applications  on a user-oriented cloud.

"The era of mobility and the clouds requires the availability of access to applications, from anywhere, via any access devices from inside and outside the firewall, as well as providing new challenges for the security model and the traditional corporate management," said Brian Byun, Vice President & General Manager VMware Cloud Applications, in his statement on Thursday (19/05/2011).

VMware Horizon App Manager, said Byun, able to handle these challenges with re remodel end user management functions and applications, a cloud service that provides convenience for IT and users do their jobs in new ways.

The core of VMware Horizon App Manager is an identity that serves as a liaison service (identity hub) to expand the security of the identity of the user in systems such as Microsoft Active Directory or other directory. The identity link is then connected with a variety of public cloud services from third parties such as, BroadVision, Google,, WebEx and Workday.

This method is claimed to be able to significantly simplify management of user access credentials - something that has become imperative given the increasing number of applications in the corporate cloud.

Simplification is advantageous to both users and IT due to negate 'bam-bam' identities are mutually exclusive, a single corporate identity that can secure user access across private and public clouds.

In addition, VMware Horizon App Manager also provides an open platform, user-oriented application to access the clouds into a single portal application that can be accessed through various types of devices the user job.

The Sims 3 Generations Game Preview

The Sims 3: Generations will be the latest expansion pack in the popular series The Sims 3 from EA. The plan, Generations will be present at the beginning of June 2011.

Expansion pack this time it seems it is designed to meet the needs of the players of The Sims 3 is already 'veteran'. Because he adds more in-depth features on the game rather than the features that are 'widening'.

This is different from, for example, the World Adventures expansion that adds a new location or exotic lands, adding Late Night big city life.

Generations promised will display more choices for every age group in The Sims 3. Options activity and this feature is designed as experienced in human life.

Here is a preview of The Sims 3 Generations in the official videos from Electronic Arts, on Thursday (19/05/2011):

At the age of the children Sims will be able to play in the treehouse. Then, they could play a role like children, such as pretending to be a princess and a prince or a dinosaur.

In their teens, the Sims will get a richer experience of life again. Not just going out or a first kiss, there will be activities such as school dances (prom) and all his plays.

Sims teens also have the option to apply more naughty. They can do like put a bomb smell ignorance that makes people throw up, throw eggs into the houses, and others.

When the parents leave, teen Sims can also hold a crazy party at his home. Of course, with risk visited by the police if outrageous.

As adults, or Young Adult age group in The Sims 3, will appear more activity 'called'. One of them was held a bachelor party with exotic dancers.

Weddings became more meaningful with a romantic honeymoon period. Complete with newlyweds memories such as, um, having sex in the bathroom.

When more mature, Sims can also be affected by a mid-life crisis, aka mid-life crisis. As if aware that his life would soon end, this adult Sims will want change.

Changes could include the desire to find a new partner or simply want to change the look and buy luxury vehicles. Approximately the same as often happens in humans.

Interesting feature is added to the Generations is the ability to record with video camera in the game. Recordings can be played on a television screen that is in the game.

Another feature in the game is the Memories that will track and store memories along the journey of his life. Memories can also be shared via Facebook or MySims Page player.

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E420s Laptop Product Review

Professional image.
You want your small business to stand out; your business tools can help. This laptop projects an image of smart professionalism with progressive design features like the elegant, moss-black, soft-touch finish; authentic polished metal accents; eye-catching infinity glass display; and clean, comfortable, island-style keyboard. Wrap it up in a thin, light package that's easy to bring on any trip or to any meeting, and you have a laptop that tells the world you're here — and you mean business.

Ambitious performance.
What's style without substance? The E420s is hard-working to its core. Or maybe that should say "cores" — as in, quad cores. Thanks to its 2nd generation Intel® Core™ processors with Turbo Boost and Hyper-Threading, this laptop is responsive, fast and powerful enough to keep the pace with your most aggressive young entrepeneurs. The CPU is 20% faster and handles multitasking with ease. Enhanced Experience 2.0 with its business optimization and faster startup and shutdown times enhances your productivity. Ample memory and storage — up to 8GB DDR3, 320GB HDD and 128GB SSD — mean this workhorse can handle whatever your professionals can throw at it.
Responsible reliability.
It might look different, but the E420s retains the vaunted ThinkPad reliability. You can rest at ease knowing it has a spill-resistant keyboard, Active Protection System™ and Rescue and Recovery® to protect your data and a tough-as-nails magnesium-aluminum construction with reinforced metal hinges for durability. Fingerprint ID lends an added measure of protection and standard security tasks run in the background, keeping your data safe while you work. And you're not the only one who can rely on this laptop — the environment can, too, thanks to a level of energy efficiency that complies with ENERGY STAR 5.0 and EPEAT® Gold standards.

Stand-out extras.
Small details make a big difference. The E420s offers convenient features to make your work easier: a 720p HD webcam and keystroke noise suppression software for the ultimate VoIP experience; multiple connectivity options; InstantResume for minimal downtime after sleep mode; wireless display technology; an integrated ThinkLight for usage in low light; a sleek, slot-loading DVD drive; HDMI 1.4 for external display of high-def content; DirectX® 11 for powerful, realistic video rendering in discrete graphics mode; and Dolby® Home Theater® 4 for premium sound.
Accessories on the edge.
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There Are Holes or Gaps in the Android Security

A number of researchers have revealed a gap in Google's mobile operating system is.

The investigators who succeeded in dismantling the holes that can be utilized that cyber criminals are Konings Bastian, Jens Nickels, and Florian Schaub of the University of Ulm, Germany.

The security hole was reported to be on the Android version 2.3.3 and the associated authentication ClientLogin unsafe. ClientLogin itself is used as an application to perform authentication in order to pass account and password via a wireless connection.

Cracks in Android itself is not true this time it was reported recently. Research from the three researchers from the University of Ulm is intrigued to dismantle Android on recognized even after reading the postings from Dan Wallach, of Princeton's Center for Information Technology Policy.

Wallach's Post such as wanted to warn the users of Android order to be more vigilant when surfing the Internet via Wi-Fi network.

Until the three come to the conclusion that Android 2.3.3 has a gap to be infiltrated by the hackers to infiltrate the feature finally allows calendar, contacts list, to a private web album.

Quoted from News Factor, Wednesday (18/05/2011), Google asked to react on this issue. While users are advised to immediately update to version 2.3.4 Android device and turn off automatic synchronization when connected to Wi-Fi networks that are open.

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Gotham City Impostors, Combined Of Counter Strike And Batman Game Preview

A new game from Warner Bros. featuring a combination of  style  First  Person  Shooter  (FPS) style of Counter Strike with the world of Batman.

As quoted from the written statement on Tuesday (17/05/2011), the game was titled Gotham City Impostors and developed by Monolith, the studio that presents FEAR

Unlike the action of the 'bat man', the characters in this game show action shooting. Gotham City Impostors also has a style of playing multiplayer games like Counter Strike.

Players can join in two groups: Team Bats and Team Jokers. As was to be expected, Bats Team consists of street heroes like Batman. While Team Jokers is a collection of criminals.

Each player can make changes to the character it uses. Included with the various magical costumes, weird gadgets and a diverse collection of weapons.

Players will fight in the arena which was inspired from the world of Batman in the comics published by DC's. Not yet clear how many players can fight simultaneously in one session.

Games published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment will be available for Xbox 360 via Xbox Live Marketplace, the PlayStation 3 via PlayStation Network and Windows PC.

Monday, May 16, 2011

Fujitsu Releases First Network Scanner with Cloud Connection

Fujitsu announces ScanSnap attendance N1800, network document scanner the first to offer features connection to a variety of cloud services (cloud computing), such as Salesforce CRM, Google Docs and Evernote.

ScanSnap N1800 claimed to have a function, cost-effective because users do not need to buy additional hardware. Users simply press one button to start the scanning process so that the accelerating digitalization of documents in order to facilitate access to information within the company.

From the design, the device for USD 2070 is sized 300mm x 226mm x 172mm, and is equipped with the Installation Wizard for easy installation in an office environment.

"Along with the trend of Internet-based IT networks, ScanSnap N1800 is designed with a variety of network capacity to meet the needs of today's business is increasingly challenging. The scanner can be placed in your organization's intranet system, but with features connection to the service cloud," said Janet Tan, Regional Director Fujitsu Imaging Products.

Raymond Firdauzi, Country Head of Product Platforms Fujitsu Indonesia adds, ScanSnap N1800 allows users to scan and upload documents to the cloud and access digital data from anywhere through a single touch.

"ScanSnap N1800 Fujitsu will strengthen its position as the leader of the document scanner market in Indonesia since the second half of 2009 both in terms of volume and revenue," said Raymod, in his statement on Monday (5/16/2011).

Nvidia Confidents Honeycomb Tablet Will Beat IPAD

Nvidia, the company behind the chip Tegra 2, make a pretty bold prediction. Honeycomb Android-based tablets are expected to exceed iPad in three years.

It was said Jen-Hsu Huang, CEO of Nvidia, the Reuters Technology Summit in New York. "Android phone only took two and a half years to reach its momentum. I'm sure the same thing will happen in tablet Honeycomb," said Huang was quoted as saying by Reuters on Tuesday (17/05/2011).

Huang said that growth tablets Android will be more rapidly with the increasing number of applications and games for these tablets.

Nvidia will certainly be happy when the tablet-based Honeycomb skyrocketed. We have quite a lot of tablets that use 2 of Nvidia's Tegra processor, call it Transformer Pad Asus Eee, Acer and Samsung A500 Iconia Galaxy Tab 10.1.

Furthermore, Nvidia is planning a more powerful processor again. For example, Kal-El-coded processor with quad-core capabilities, aka 'four brain'.

Huang said there are already some device makers are ready to use Kal-El. "There are at least 10. The five companies and five mobile PC manufacturers," he said.

Ubisoft Ready to work on three films Based on the Game
Ubisoft Ubisoft has established the Motion Pictures. Moreover, game publishers will do it if not make a movie based on the best-selling series?

As quoted from Variety, Tuesday (17/05/2011), at least there are three movies that will work with Ubisoft. All three are based on the best-selling game series ever published Ubisoft: Assassin's Creed, Splinter Cell and Ghost Recon.

The game will be made in 3D format. "We have worked closely with the producer of Ubisoft's games and marketing team to find DNA of every game in order to produce a consistent story," said Jean-Julien Baronnet, head of Ubisoft Motion Pictures.

Ubisoft business that develops its own film studio should be noted carefully. So far, most of the film adaptation of the game has a relatively disappointing results.

By having a special division movie, Ubisoft might be able to maintain the 'cnre' of a game when adapted to film. Moreover, the series such as Assassin's Creed and Splinter Cell already has a line of its own fans.

Here are brief profiles of each of the three series of Ubisoft's mainstay, as well as speculation that elements of what will be interesting to be appointed to the big screen.

Assassin's Creed
This game series featuring the story of the assassin (assassin) of various ages. Game set in the history of this thick with conspiracies and secret plots, in addition to setting exotic locations which would more sweet as they appear on the big screen.

Splinter Cell
Splinter Cell series focused on the story of a secret agent named Sam Fisher. Action Fisher is more focused on the military side and not the James Bond-style espionage. The location is exotic, secret plots and sophisticated gadgets can be the element of 'movie' that sells.

Ghost Recon
Ghost Recon action game featuring a group of special forces in a mission. Series of this game can be adapted as a war action movie featuring a champion team, such as 'The Expendables'.

Need Time

The process of making the three films is believed to still take a long time. Jean de Rivieres, Senior VP of international marketing & distribution Ubisoft, could only be promised at least one complete screenplay in 2011.

Besides the three big movies, Ubisoft Motion Pictures reportedly is developing an animated series based Raving Rabids. This animated series will have a format with a duration of seven minutes per episode.

Before this Ubisoft has been successfully experimenting with film from the game. For example, Assassin's Creed Lineage series that they distribute via the web.

Sunday, May 15, 2011

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, World's Thinnest Android Tablets Product Review

When held, was impressed with how thin the body of this tablet computer. Yes, this is apparently one of the advantages offered tried Galaxy Tab 10.1, the body claimed to be the thinnest in the world.

With only 8.6 mm thick, it seems there is no other tablet that defeat phones to be thin. iPad 2, which previously has also lost because the predicate thinnest 0.2 mm thicker than the Galaxy Tab 10.1.

When carry any weight fairly mild. Samsung calls weighs just 595 grams. This he says is lighter weight than the Samsung Galaxy Tab 7 inch screen version.

The body itself is made of plastic, but seem elegant and not cheap. The tablet feels solid and comfortable hold, though certainly not seportabel the 7 inch version.

There are not many buttons on the body of the Galaxy Tab 10.1. Indeed Honeycomb Android software did not use the navigation buttons on the body more gadgets. Just found a standard headphone jack, charging port and a slot for the SIM Card.

Probably needs to be informed that the Galaxy Tab 10.1 is not got the ability to make a phone like his brother. According to Samsung, Google does not allow Android Honeycomb with that ability.

Android Honeycomb
As the name implies, the Galaxy Tab 10.1 capacitive technology screen has an area of ​​10.1-inch WXGA display with 1280x800 resolution reached. When viewed, the screen is quite clear and comfortable in the eye.

Honeycomb so Android operating system. In view, of course there is almost no difference with that used in tablet Honeycomb Honeycomb Android from other manufacturers. However, Samsung promised would add its flagship TouchWiz interface that does not exist on the demo unit.

Honeycomb Google deliberately designed specifically for tablet devices and optimized on a wider screen, unlike previous versions of Android which is actually intended for smartphones. Of course many advantages carried by the 'honeycomb' this.

Navigation on Honeycomb somewhat easier for users. Recent Apps For example feature allows you to display just a few applications that are accessible by the user.

Recent Apps If touched, it would appear that the last five applications open, complete with his last name and the thumbnail view. Recent Apps available at the bottom corner with Home and Back buttons.

Honeycomb also improve the appearance of the keyboard, the browser and copy and paste capabilities better. It's just possible shortcomings in the matter of the application that bergitu not yet widely available. Maybe because of age this OS is arguably still young.

Galaxy Tab 10.1 1GHz dual-core processors rely on Tegra 2 which should make the tablet more powerful performance. But when tried sliding homescreen, there is little impression of lag. Perhaps because the new demo unit, the performance was not maximized.

Other features include powerful 3-megapixel rear camera and front of the 2-megapixel camera. Fun, rear camera is equipped with a camera flash to increase performance if used in dark situations. The tablet is also capable of recording 720p HD video quality.

The storage capacity consists of two options, namely 16GB and 32GB. Overall, these tablets look stylish phones to be thin and can be an alternative to tablets Android Honeycomb qualified. What's more for fans of the Galaxy Tab 7 inch version will probably glance at it because it brings a myri`d Galaxy 10.1 Tab feature improvements.

Key Specifications:
Network: HSPA + 21 Mbps, EDGE / GPRS
OS: Android 3.0 (Honeycomb)
Display: 10.1 inch WXGA 1280x800
Processor: Dual Core 1GHz Tegra 2
Camera: 2MP (front) and 3MP (rear) with LED Flash
Video Format: MPEG4/H263/H264, Divx / Xvid
Business Solutions: Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync, QuickOffice HD Editor
Connectivity: Bluetooth 2.1, Wi Fi 802.11 (a / b / g / n)
Sensors: gyroscope, Accelerometer, Digital Compass, Ambient Light
Battery: 6800 mAh

Official Screenshot Symbian Belle Revealed

Now the leak has come from the display Symbian 3.0 Belle PR obtained from Forum Nokia.

As you might already know that the PR3 of Symbian OS will have a more modern UI with UI display changes significantly. From the screenshot you can see, there are some changes to the calendar view and change the message editor.

For a while it all looks very neat and far better than the last version of Symbian, although this probably is not Symbian Nokia Belle but at least now have put a nicer UI than the previous version.

Although it could be that Nokia will change some of the UI before actually releasing it officially hits the market later, so let us wait and see what changes occur.

Source: Forum Nokia

Yahoo and Alibaba scrambling Online Payment Firm

Yahoo and large e-commerce company Alibaba China origin, was disputing about Alipay. Ownership of online payment firm is a struggle between the two.

Interestingly, Yahoo's own holding of shares in large quantities in Alibaba. But both are now equally issued a joint statement to address the controversy about the ownership of Alipay, which is known publicly as Alibaba's online payment service.

"Alibaba Group and its major shareholder Yahoo and Softbank Corporation, engaged and committed to conduct productive negotiations to resolve outstanding issues associated with Alipay, that is by serving the interests of all shareholders as soon as possible,"said a statement reported by AFP and quoted, Monday (16/05/2011).

Last week, Yahoo filed documents to the Securities and Exchange Commission United States that largely Alipay ownership have been transferred to a company owned by Jack Ma, Alibaba CEO.

In the document, Yahoo said that it occurred without the knowledge or consent dewad directors or the shareholders of Alibaba. Yahoo currently has a 43 percent stake in Alibaba and about 40 percent of Alipay.

Yahoo who objected, stating that the transfer of ownership done in August. But Yahoo, Softbank from Japan and other shareholders were only informed of this matter in March.

Meanwhile, Jack Ma, insisted this Alipay legal transfer of ownership and 100 percent transparent. "All the members and shareholders, including Yahoo and Softbank are very aware Alipay transfer of ownership," said Ma.

As a result of this dispute, Yahoo shares fell. This internet company lost 3.61 percent to USD 16.55 at the close of stock in the Wall Street Journal on Friday.

Epson L800, The Newest 6 Colors Photo Printers

Continuing series printer Ink Tank (integrated ink tank) before, Epson printers brings the latest. If the L100 and L200 is intended for low-end class, the L800 is present in high-end class.

Printer L800 series will expand the network Epson printer with original ink tank system, such as L100 and L200, which was already present in October 2010 then.

L800 is an Epson photo printer that comes with 6 bottles of ink (L100 and 200 four bottles) of each with a capacity of 70ml. This printer can print photos measuring 4 1800 R.

"L800 presented Epson photo printer specifically to meet the needs of users who require high print speeds and volumes," added M. Husni Nurdin, Deputy Country Manager of Epson Indondsia.

In addition, this printer also features Epson technologies Micro Piezo print head, which can reach a maximum print resolution up to 5760 x 1440 dpi and allows the print head to remove the ink granules in three different sizes.

These printers are becoming available in the market price of about U.S. $ 272 (before Vat) beginning in June 2011.

Modern Warfare 3, the latest Call of Duty series Game Preview

Activision reportedly preparing to  debut  a new series  of Call of  Duty. Modern Warfare 3, was reported to be released  in November  2011.

As has become tradition. Call of Duty series who tilled Actvision Blizzard, was always launched in November each year. Gaming giant admitted that it applies to Modern Warfare 3.

Not many details are revealed about the game system in this game. But in a report published in kotaku, on Sunday (15/05/2011), this game will feature battles in the city of New York, London and Paris.

Game will begin with a mission to attack in the city of Manhattan and ends in Dubai. There are some characters that would be playable in this game, while for the plot to continue the previous version.

Series Modern Warfare has always been successful in the market, but this time the game seems to have a serious challenge. Because, adjacent to the EA release schedule also has prepared a Battlefield 3 which is not less great.

Both the Modern Warfare 3 or Battlefield 3 tajinya reportedly will begin showing in the event the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) next June 2011. Well, we just wait a second performance of the game.

PES 2012, More Realistic and Challenging Game Preview

Series Pro Evolution Soccer (PES) is often showing a football game is very interesting, so even the newest version. Konami is claiming this game will be more realistic and challenging.

Jonami plans to release PES 2012 for platforms Xbox 360, PS3, PC, Wii, PSP and PS2 at the end of 2011. This game also get exclusive UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa.

"For me, the main goal of PES is to make the players as if she were watching a real game on television. It's just that with this gamer can feel it through the console," said Shingo Takatsuka, desair PES game series.

Takatsuka also added that he and his team continue to work hard for PES 2012 may perform best. More realistic, impressive, challenging and still carry a variety of technologies.

"We are working nonstop to get 'mengkawinkan' real player with his character in this game. This is what mebuat PES 2012 will be the best football game," added Takatsuka, quoted from zombiegamer, Sunday (15/05/2011).

PES 2012 dikalim using artificial intelligence (AI) is getting smarter. The player with the team will look more compact, quick action when he received the ball, and it was all packaged in a more natural look.

"PES 2012 focus on the main elements that play soccer, strike, freedom of movement, in collaboration with the team. All these elements combined to produce exceptional game," said Takatsuka.