Samsung unveils waterproof Galaxy S4 Active

Technology giant Samsung Electronics has unveiled the waterproof version of its Galaxy S4 smartphone. This comes as a confirmation of the rumours that were doing the rounds from quite some time.samsungs4-story_350_060613124848

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active is a complete waterproof handset as it can function under the water for half an hour. Samsung Galaxy S4 Active comes with Quad-core 1.9 GHz Krait 300 processor and runs Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean).

Aqua Mode option in Samsung Galaxy S4 Active makes it possible to take clear underwater images. Samsung Galaxy S4 Active is set to compete with the recently launched Sony Xperia Z.

Samsung Electronics is riding high on the success of its flagship smartphone Galaxy S4 as the device has become the fastest selling Android phone. The South Korean technology firm has claimed that global sales of its Galaxy S4 smartphone have crossed 10 million units in less than a month of its commercial launch.

Nvidia Launches Enhanced Linux R310 Gaming Drivers

n a press release issued this week Nvidia has announced they have created new Linux drivers which have been designed to provide gamers with double the performance and dramatically reduce game loading times for those gaming on the Linux operating system.

Nvidia explains that their new GeForce R310 drivers have been built to enable GeForce customers to receive the best possible Linux-based PC gaming experience.

he new R310 Nvidia drivers support the newest GeForce GTX 600 series graphics processors, and offer excellent power efficiency, and Nvidia suggests owners of the  previous generation of GeForce graphics cards, including the 8800 GT should now download and installthe new drivers as well.

“With this release, NVIDIA has managed to increase the overall gaming performance under Linux,” said Doug Lombardi, vice president of marketing at Valve. “NVIDIA took an unquestioned leadership position developing R310 drivers with us and other studios to provide an absolutely unequalled solution for Linux gamers.”