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Facebook acquires Acrylic Software for Mac and iOS

The big blue social network has once again purchased a mobile developer group in Acrylic Software, this time opting to take the talent and leave the already developed apps behind. This group is a creator of both mobile and desktop applications, but you might know them best from the apps Wallet and Pulp. The minds behind these RSS and database …

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Apple Launches the NextGen Mac Pro, updates iOS & OSX

Apple unloaded a metric ton of hardware and software at the WWDC keynote today. New supermodel MacBook Pros, software upgrades everywhere, so many peripherals and updates that some didn’t even get mentioned—it was all pretty overwhelming. Here are the most important bits….   This thing is a space monster. Apple just dropped a Next Gen MacBook Pro with the highest …

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Sibal to launch India’s first 4G service today !

Communications minister Kapil Sibal is expected to launch Bharti Airtel’s broadband wireless access (BWA) services based on 4G technology in Kolkata on Tuesday. “We are expecting communications minister Kapil Sibal tomorrow,” a senior company executive said. A successor to the 3G and 2G families, 4G is expected to be five times quicker than 3G services. It would offer services such …

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Tilera’s 72-core chip doubles down on multicore approach

Tilera’s 72-core chip doubles down Tilera, one of the most aggressive advocates of the multicore processor approach, today announced a new member of its Tile-Gx family that doubles the number of computing engines to 72. The Tile-Gx72, the company‘s new flagship chip, isn’t geared for general-purpose computing tasks like running smartphones or PCs. Instead, it’s for tasks that can be …

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Aiming for more retail deals, Square adds partnerships VP

Square adds partnerships VP New Square Vice President of Partnerships Alex Petrov. For a mobile payments platform whose future success is tied to its ability to be accepted by as many retailers as possible, a company like Square has to have someone leading the charge toward such deals. That’s why Square — the San Francisco startup founded by Twitter co-founder …

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