Daily Archives: August 31, 2015

New Google Books First Page?


Just came across that.

I don’t know if it’s a new front page or one from the beginning of ScanOps.


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Fourth Review: Asus ZenPad S 8.0 (“Plus/Pro” Model)

This time in great detail at Anandtech.

It’s important to note that just because a device uses the USB Type-C connector does not mean that it supports USB 3.1 Gen 2 (Superspeed+) along with all the USB alternate modes for networking or display interfaces. With the ZenPad S Z580CA only supporting USB data, you cannot do video out or use any other USB alternate modes. Such features will have to wait for future SoCs and controllers with USB 3.1 and USB alt mode support.

Boldfaced emphasis added by me.

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Xiaomi MiPad Announcement Tomorrow

After a period of seeming nearly dead, the Xiaomi MiPad account sent out this Weibo:


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Meizu Gets New Logo, Internal PDF Leaked

This is where the company wants to be:


See their plan — if you can read Chinese — in the leaked PDF [Google Drive].

via Weibo

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