Hello, friends! Today is Monday the next working week of the second month of autumn. As usual, on Mondays Treshbox a fresh weekly digest with the best news, articles and reviews that have been published on the site over the past week is released. Read more under the cut .
1. HTC Desire EYE, RE camera and more
The main “iron” announcement of the past week in the mobile world was the new smartphone and some other things from HTC. The new Desire EYE is positioned by HTC as the flagship smartphone with advanced photographic capabilities. One of the main features of the device is the front 13-megapixel camera, the main camera received the same resolution. Also at a special event, HTC introduced the RE accessory, which is a small action camera. In addition, after the presentation, HTC released a special set of EYE Experience software for taking photos.
2. Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro and Yoga Tablet 2 Pro
Lenovo last week introduced several new devices at once - an updated hybrid laptop and two interesting tablets. The first under the name Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro received powerful technical specifications, a slim body that can be put in several states, as well as a full-fledged Windows 8.1 Pro operating system. Of the tablets, it is worth noting Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 Pro, which received interesting characteristics and a built-in projector. More information about the second generation of tablets from Lenovo can be found in this news .
3. Apple event October 16, now officially
Apparently, in October, as in September, there will be a lot of interesting new products and events where they will be presented. For example, last week Apple officially confirmed that its new event will be held on October 16th. This presentation is expected to feature a new generation of iPad tablets and Mac computers.
4. Chinese model Liu Wen on the cover of Vogue magazine with Apple Watch
Continuing the theme of Apple, it is worth noting the news about the new issue of the Chinese version of Vogue magazine, on the cover of which this month the model Liu Wen with smart watch Apple Watch on his hand flaunts. Thus, Apple continues the aggressive advertising campaign of its smart watches in the "fashionable" direction. The watches themselves look quite decent on the model.
5. Walkman NWZ-WS610 - the new MP3-player with a convenient remote control
Sony last week introduced its updated portable MP3 player with a very convenient and interesting remote control for playback. The new device has got a remote control that you can put on your finger like a ring and use it to control calls and play music. It would seem a trifle, but very comfortable.
6. Samsung has patented the new Iconic UX user interface
Samsung continues to “bend its line” - last week, a South Korean mobile manufacturer patented a new mobile interface called Iconic UX. It is expected that the main elements of this interface will be used in the new TouchWiz shell for Android L. Apparently, Samsung does not want to follow the lead of Google, which is trying in every possible way to get rid of third-party shells in Android.
7. HTC has officially confirmed its involvement in the Google Nexus 9
Last week, HTC has already released several of its new devices, but, as it became known, the Taiwanese manufacturer is also involved in the new tablet from the Nexus line. HTC representatives themselves confirmed that the Taiwanese company has developed a new Nexus 9 tablet, about which there is already a lot of information on the network, but it has not yet been announced. It is expected that the device will be presented on October 15.
8. The results of the competition and all sorts of project news
Also last week ended another contest on the Treshbox. This time the winner was a user with the nickname NeoExorcist, he will soon receive his prize. With the end of this competition, a new one has begun, which will last until December 1, 2014. Our chief administrator also described in his appeal a lot of interesting news regarding the Treshbox. Be sure to read.
And now it's time for the best articles and reviews of the past week:
1. Articles and reviews from IvS: “Cars” game, How Oculus Rift works, “The Trip” game and Windows 10 Technical Preview
Our author Ivan "IvS" Shevelev last week prepared a lot of interesting materials for you from game reviews to detailed articles about the Oculus Rift virtual reality helmet. All articles and reviews turned out to be very interesting, it is especially recommended to read material on the preview version of the new Windows 10.
2. Review of Fly IQ4413 Quad EVO Chic 3 and Fly IQ459 Quad EVO Chic 2
Our full-time device reviewer, administrator, and many more Astramak released a review of two smartphones under the Fly brand last week. You may like these two devices with very long and obscure names, so the review is recommended for reading.
3. Apple Watch App Design and Nokia's Book of the Last Five Years
Suddenly, last week I wrote two small articles, one of which was “based on” a new book about Nokia, published in Finland. The book describes the events of the last five years in the Finnish mobile manufacturer. And the second material is devoted to amateur app design for the Apple Watch.
4. 3D printers take over the world
Well, to close this issue of the digest will be an article from our new-old editor under the nickname Trane. Yuri decided to write a little material about the fact that 3D printers "capture the world." The topic is quite obvious and has long been on the surface, but the article still came out very interesting. Read more at the link above.
These were the best and most interesting news, articles and reviews that were published on the Treshbox during the past week. The next issue of the digest will be waiting for you on the site exactly one week later.