Saturday, July 28, 2012

Google warned Samsung about galaxy tab designs

The legal battle between Samsung and Apple got heated yet again. According to All thingsD, Apple reportedly showed some internal documents of Samsung and some of these documents allegedly stated that Google was concerned about how similar the prototypes Galaxy Tablets looked to the iPad.

Last Finnish Handset factory to close

Nokia has confirmed that it plans to shut down last Finnish Handset factory at Salo, in an effort to cut 3,700 jobs in Finland as a measure of cost-cutting. This shut-down would cause 750 people to loose their job which surprisingly is less than the

Saturday, July 21, 2012

Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain lion- Everything you need to know

Mac users have a delight awaiting them. Apple's next release of Mac OS X lion is just around the corner. The recent developments are suggesting that it will be available in the Mac app store next week or at the most till the end of this month. Read on as I list down certain features of the OS, reveal its pricing and details about how to upgrade your Mac to this OS.

Friday, July 20, 2012

HTC ONE S and ONE XL will get Jelly Bean update

Finally, HTC has officially announced that Android's new flavor Android Jelly Bean 4.1 is finally ready to hit select HTC devices. In a statement, HTC confirmed that HTC ONE XL and ONE S would get the Android 4.1 upgrade soon. Here's how the statement ran-

"We know HTC fans 
are excited to get their hands on Google's latest version of Android. At this point in time, we can confirm that we have plans to upgrade our HTC One X, HTC One XL and HTC One S to Jelly Bean. Please stay tuned for more updates regarding device upgrades, timing and other details about HTC and Jelly Bean."

This means that the above mentioned global models are surely going to receive the update soon.(Hopefully, real soon.) Also, carrier versions of ONE X and ONE S AT&T, T-mobile and Rogers are also going to get the taste of Jelly Bean soon. However, it still remains to be seen whether ONE V, EVO 4G LTE and Droid Incredible 4G LTE would be fortunate enough to get the Android 4.1 update or not.

Stay tuned further updates.

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Meego is not dead-Just yet.

Remember the unfortunate MeeGo OS? If you don't let me freshen up your memories. MeeGo OS was jointly developed by Intel and Nokia. It was first announced at the Mobile World Conference in February 2010 in a joint press conference by Intel and Nokia.The Linux-based Meego OS was primarily created to act as an Operating System for Smartphones, tablets, etc. Nokia released only one smartphones based on Meego OS- Nokia N9. The Operating System received critical acclaim and well praised by users in Asia and Europe. But fate had other plans for MeeGo.

Saturday, July 14, 2012

Best Upcoming and Awaited Game Titles-Part 2

This is the follow-up to the post-Best Upcoming and Awaited game titles-part 1.

In the first part of the series, I gave details about NFS Most Wanted 2012, Assassins Creed 3 and Crysis 3. Today, I would provide details about 3 more games which are creating a lot of buzz in the gaming community. These 3 games are- Halo 4, Resident Evil 6 and God of War-Ascension. Read on.

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Motorola announces Atrix HD

Motorola has now officially announced the next member of its popular Atrix series, called Atrix HD.

This announcement comes after company accidentally published a Splash page revealing several details about the specifications of Atrix HD. Motorola has said that the phone would be available soon at AT&T for $99 with a new 2-year contract.

Monday, July 9, 2012

Kindle Fire 2 to be announced soon

This November, Amazon's 'worth the money' Kindle Fire Tablet will finally receive its successor. Sources that claim to be 'Familiar with Amazon's plans' have told AllthingsD Kindle fire 2 would be much thinner and lighter than the original Kindle fire and would feature a built-in Camera as well which wasn't present in the original Fire. the sources also revealed that Kindle Fire 2 would have a screen resolution of 1280X800 pixels. (Which by the way is just about the same resolution as i-PAD 2.) This would be a substantial increase from the original fire's resolution which was just 1024X600 pixels.[Image]

Sunday, July 8, 2012

Firefox OS- An open source OS

      Mozilla has its complete focus on materializing its dreams to launch a fully Open Source  mobile Operating System based on open web standards particularly, HTML 5. The project was to revealed to the masses last year and was then known as  Boot to gecko, B2G. Now it has been renamed as Firefox OS and Mozilla is committed to bringing the open Web to mobile devices. Read on as I give details about the project, its features, provide a few screen shots, give particulars about its launch date and more.

Friday, July 6, 2012

Windows 8 price for existing users

Microsoft has revealed details about the the price existing windows users will have to pay to upgrade to the latest version of Windows, Windows 8. According to the announcement you may upgrade to Windows 8 Pro for as less as $15! Read on to find out more.

Google Nexus 7 tablet review

The market is flooded with a wide range of tablets from different manufacturers. From iPads to Android based tablets and Microsoft's recently announced Surface tablet there's a whole lot of tablets to choose from. While all these tablets vary greatly in terms of their features, what's common between them is High price point. To buy a tablet, you have to shell a good amount of money from your pocket. But now there's a tablet that is hell-bent on changing the situation. Its not expensive, full of features, comes with latest OS version and does everything you might want a tablet to do without putting large amount of pressure on your pocket. Yes, I am talking about the Nexus & tablet recently announced at the Google I/O in San Francisco which can be yours for $199. Read on as I provide a detailed review about the tablet.

Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Best Upcoming and Awaited Game Titles-Part 1

At the recently concluded E3 expo 2012, a lot of fabulous and awaited game titles were finally announced. These announced titles included sequels to some epic games such as Crysis 2, Gears of War, Assassins Creed and some totally new ones. So, which are the ones you should start saving your money for? which ones are expected to sell of the shelves? Which platforms will your favorite game title be released for? Read on to find answers to all these questions in this 3 part series with 3 games detailed in every part. Also, you will find the official trailers alongside the game detailed.

Sunday, July 1, 2012

Windows Phone 8 vs ios 6 vs Android 4.1-Part 1

Let me take you few years back into time- maybe 2004. If you wanted to buy a phone that time around, you would have to just choose a model based on your preferences from the only major smartphone manufacturer- any guesses- yes Nokia! Wasn't that easy? Now lets time travel again and come back to July 2012. Imagine trying to buy a smartphone in 2012. You would have a whole lot of options of choose from- Not just in terms of manufacturers but also in terms of OS( yes, Operating System). You have 3 major choices- Android, ios and the new Windows Phone. Confused already? Let's make it a little more complicated- You now have to choose a Brand of manufacturers which creates smartphones running on the OS you want. That's exactly how consumers feel today when they want to buy a smartphone- confused. Don't want yourself ripping your brain apart while buying a smartphone, then read on as I compare different aspect and features of the three major OS' in these 2 part series of posts and make it easier for you to choose a Smartphone according to your needs.