Brisk sales of Apple’s iPhone and iPod are fueling a worldwide shortage in flash memory chips according to a new report issued by DRAMeXchange.
Analyst Opinion - We’ve been trying to make the idea of the connected home work for decades. I can recall shortly after Disneyland opened they had a showcase home of the future which stayed in place from 1957 to 1967. It was kind of funny was when it was torn down: It was so well built the wrecking ball just bounced off the walls, kind of a super hero house.
Sunnyvale (CA) – OCZ Technology has introduced one of the fastest DDR3 memory modules on the market. It’s new PC3-14400 Platinum edition runs at 1800 MHz and promises to have “ample overclocking capability”, according to OCZ.
Millis (MA) - Kanguru announced today that it has released its new line of Eco Drive external hard drives, calling them the most environmentally friendly option available.The Eco Drive has a tiered system of power reduction. After three seconds of inactivity, it goes into "idle mode", which takes the operating level down to 80%. After three minutes, it automatically moves into "standby mode", in which the drive only operates at around 10% - 20% of normal consumption.
Sprint has partnered up with Mountain View-based Loopt to offer friend tracking services on upcoming GPS-equipped phones.
The fine geeks over at the iPhone Dev Wiki have claimed partial success in unlocking the Apple iPhone.
Calgary (Canada) – VoodooPC is offering a new performance notebook equipped with Intel’s Core 2 Extreme X7800 processor and up to 600 GB of hard disk space.