Archive for February 8, 2010

Sony launches New VAIO Models

Posted: February 8, 2010 in Tech

Sony Philippines unveils its new line-up of VAIO models, the global brand is doing more than simply broadening the options available to Filipino customers. It is defining a new standard for selecting one’s PC – one that values a personal encounter with uncompromising quality and premiumness, and an intimate understanding of who you are and what your needs may be.

On its sixth year, Facebook announced that it has surpassed 400 million members, and launched a redesigned home page for its users.

“Today we’re celebrating our sixth birthday, and this week there will be 400 million people on Facebook,” CEO and founder Mark Zuckerberg wrote on the company’s blog.

The redesign adds more navigation features to the top and left-side menus. The top navigation menu now includes notifications, requests and messages, while the left-side menu offers a Photos dashboard and a Friends dashboard.

Lenovo Group Ltd. said it swung to a third-quarter profit of $79.52 million, helped by strong growth in PC shipments to emerging markets, including China

Lenovo attributed its vastly improved results to strong PC sales in its home market of China, contributing to a worldwide PC shipments increase of 42% year-on-year. Laptop sales accounted for 63% of Lenovo’s overall revenue.

Lenovo’s PC shipments to the mainland jumped 41% in the quarter from a year earlier, lifting its share of the market 2.8 points to 33.5%, the biggest-ever by a single company.