Jul 31, 2012

Microsoft Surface tablet to launch on Oct 26 alongside Windows 8

According to Microsoft's annual report the company would launch its much awaited "Surface" tablet on Oct 26 along with its new generation of Windows operating system, Windows 8.

Facebook overhauls photos in timeline

Facebook now has made improvements in its photos section that will make viewing photos more enjoyable.Now when you will click on "Photos" on your Timeline you will see larger pictures that fill up the page. 

Now a mouse with an attached fan to cool your sweaty hands

All you gamers out there who have been plagued with the sweaty hands syndrome, not to fear as Thermaltake has launched a mouse with a detachable fan to cool your sweaty digits and palm.

Micromax Funbook with a 10.1inch screen now available in India for Rs.9,999

The new version to the popular Micromax Funbook 7.0 inch tablet, the Funbook Pro in a 10.1 inch avatar is now available in India for Rs. 9,999.

Jul 30, 2012

Microsoft launches the bluetooth Wedge keyboard and touch mouse for tablets

Microsoft just announced a Bluetooth mobile keyboard, along with its smallest-ever mouse ,both of which can be used with any Windows tablet. 

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean improvements

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update is now coming for many new smartphone users let's see what google has in store for us in this new update of its ever popular Android operating system.

Jul 29, 2012

Were rumours about Facebook Smartphone a myth?


Recently, we heard a news that Facebook and HTC are working hard to launch Facebook smartphone by middle of next year.

Jul 28, 2012

Sony Xperia Arc S and Mini Pro won't be getting Android Jellybean update

There is some bad news for all Sony Xperia Arc S and Mini Pro users, they will not get an update to Android Jellybean or android 4.1 for their phones, a Sony employee revealed in the Sony's UK Facebook page.

Reliance Infotel Broadband will buy $1 Billion worth 4G equipment from Samsung

Reliance Industries' owned company Infotel broadband will buy 4G equipment from Samsung worth $1billion. The talks are at an advanced stage for supply of LTE(Long Term Evolution) network gear to launch the first wave of Infotel's 4G services in Mumbai and Delhi.

Jul 27, 2012

TRAI orders telecom operators to increase post fair usage internet speeds to atleast 256kbps

TRAI (Telecom Regulatory Authority of India) today issued a directive to all telecom operators to increase post FUP speeds to 256 kbps. This FUP (fair usage policy) has come as an epidemic in the Indian broadband space with almost all broadband service providers, be it 3G, EVDO, or wireline joining the fair usage bandwagon with post FUP speeds falling as low as 32kbps!.

Airtel launches 4GB 90 days 3G pack for Rs.499

Airtel has launched a long validity 3G data pack with 4GB of usage and 90 days validity at Rs.499 for all its new prepaid datacard customers in India.

Google offering broadband at speeds of 1Gbps in US

Google Inc made its foray into the market for bundled Internet and television services on Thursday, promising access speeds more than 100 times faster than those of traditional US cable and telecommunications companies. The Web search leader unveiled its ultra-high speed Google Fiber service in Kansas City, Missouri, and could start installations in September, executives said. Google hopes to roll out the service to other cities later. 

Intex launches a 7 inch Android 4.0 tablet for Rs.6500

Intex has launched a low cost tablet iBuddy running a 1 Ghz processor, 512 MB RAM and featuring Android 4.0 for Rs.6500 in India. This Ice cream sandwich running 7 inch tablet is just 9mm thick has 4 GB of internal memory with a 32 GB microSD expansion slot.

Jul 26, 2012

MTS launches new social media pack with totally unlimited browsing on social networks at Rs.649

All you MTS MBlaze customers in India who are Facebook addicts, this plan is for you. In this plan MTS will allow you unlimited Facebook,twitter and linkedin surfing at full speeds for 1 month even if your free usage of 4GB(6 GB for new users) bundled with the plan expires. So this means endless likes on Facebook even if you exhaust your bundled usage.

Google launches a scientific calculator for google search search

Now whenever you need to do some big hefty scientific calculation, Google will provide you the answer with its new scientific calculator which now appears as soon as you type "calculator" or any mathematics calculation like 3x6 in the search box.

Jul 25, 2012

Apple launches the latest version of its web browser, Safari 6

Apple has launched the latest iteration of its web browser Safari alongwith the launch of its new OS Mountain Lion. Safari 6 is currently only available for the Mac.

Bsnl launches new tablet, Penta T-pad priced at Rs. 4,999

BSNL and Pantel Technologies Private Limited (PTPL) have jointly launched a new pocket friendly Android tablet PC named IS701C priced at Rs.4,999. The PTPL has a reverse bundling alliance with the telecom organization BSNL to reach to the remote areas of the country and cater to the masses. 

Apple launches their new operating system OS X Mountain Lion

Apple® today announced that OS X® Mountain Lion, the ninth major release of the world's most advanced desktop operating system, is available as a download from the Mac® App Store℠. With more than 200 innovative new features, Mountain Lion includes iCloud® integration, the all new Messages app, Notification Center, system-wide Sharing, Facebook integration*, Dictation, AirPlay® Mirroring and Game Center. Mountain Lion is available as an upgrade from Lion or Snow Leopard for $19.99.

More and more Indians are accessing facebook through their mobile phones

An increasing number of users in India are accessing facebook, the social media site via their phones, due to a high mobile phone penetration said Kirthiga Reddy, Head of office,Facebook India.

Datawind claims that deliveries of Aakash Tab have started

After waiting for almost five and a half months DATAWIND at last claims that deliveries of Aakash Tab's (the most awaited tab) new version Ubislate7+ has been started. Now they are also giving their customers an option to upgrade Ubislate 7+ to Ubislate 7C.

Apple to release new OS X 10.8 mountain Lion tomorrow

Apple just confirmed its earning report that it will launch the new OS X Mountain Lion tomorrow. This new version of the Apple's Flagship operating system will have various new features. 

5G Wifi with thrice the current speeds coming in 2013

Broadcom the wireless chip maker, whose chips power most of the wifi devices today has announced that it would be launching its BCM 4335 5G wifi 802.11ac mobile chip in the first quarter of 2013.

Users are now bored with the iPhone 4 and 4s' design

When Apple decided to launch the iPhone in China it was optimistic of Billion dollar sales surpassing any previous records but no records were broken and Apple had a steep drop in sales that amount to 2.2 billion less than the previous quarter.

Jul 24, 2012

Lenovo launches A720 Touchscreen all in one PC for Rs.89,990 in India

Lenovo has launched its much awaited Ideacentre A720 All in one desktop touchscreen PC in India for Rs.89,990 This all in one is powered by Intel's latest core i7 processor and has a 10 finger multitouch 27 inch screen which can be folded flat for playing multiplayer touchscreen games. 

Blackberry to launch new Playbook tablet with 4G and a 1.5Ghz processor

RIM is going to launch the next version of its Blackberry Playbook tablet with 4G and a powerful 1.5Ghz processor on July 31 in Canada according to a leaked screenshot of Canada's telecom operator 'Bell'.

Telenor to scale down India operations

Telenor's Indian mobile operator unit, Uninor will gradually reduce operations in four of the 13 circles it currently operates so as to focus its resources on the remaining 9 circles.

5 Most awesome PC web browsers of all times

Lets see which are the 5 most awesome and the best browsers for wreaking  havoc in the online world.

Jul 23, 2012

Airtel asks Facebook to pay for the internet its users use

Bharti Airtel is unsatisfied with what it is earning and now wants more money and in this context it has asked several leading companies like Google, Facebook and Yahoo to share revenue with telecom operators.

Notice issued to Central government on mobile phone tower ban

Delhi High Court on Monday issued notices to central and Delhi governments on a plea to ban high-frequency mobile phone towers in residential areas as its radiation causes health hazards.

HTC Desire HD will not get Android Ice Cream Sandwhich update

All you readers out there who have the HTC Desire HD are in for a rude shock, their phones will not be upgraded to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwhich, confirmed by the Taiwanese Giant.

Windows 8 will let you try paid apps for 7 days before buying

Microsoft has revealed its plans of how it will be running the store for windows 8 apps. An Apps store is included with the next iteration of windows, the windows 8 which supposedly make it at par with ipad in terms of apps.

With the new app delivery model Microsoft has fixed the pricing of each app at $1.49 which is higher than $0.99 that other platforms provide(Tantrik baba hates you for this microsoft!) but the main thing that sets it apart is that the store will allow you to try the paid app for 7 days before you actually pay for that app.

Jul 22, 2012

Blackberry 10 OS will have a voice assistant like 'Siri'

Although the Blackberry 10 OS has been considerably delayed but whenever it will launch the developers are making sure that it will pack a punch. With the latest Blackberry 10 alpha dev update the people at blackberry have added a voice recognition system on the lines of Apple's 'Siri' voice assistant.

Jul 21, 2012

Reliance giving unlimited Blackberry plan for FREE for 3 months

Reliance Communications is now giving an Unlimited BlackBerry Plan worth Rs. 399/month for 3 months for FREE to all its existing and new CDMA, GSM and 3G postpaid customers who have not used the BlackBerry service plan before.This plan has been named as “MERA UNLIMITED OFFER on BLACKBERRY”.

Former president of India, A.P.J Abdul Kalam now has more than a million followers on Facebook

Only in a few months of debuting on the social networking website facebook, former President Dr APJ Abdul Kalam's Facebook page is now followed by more than a million people all over the world.
Ever since the page was launched in February, 81-year-old Kalam has been regularly posting his thoughts, ideas, travel experiences and photographs on the official page at www.facebook.com/OfficialKalam.

Microsoft apologises for 'big boobs' software code

Microsoft has said 'sorry' after developers unveiled a reference to " big boobs" buried in software code written by the tech firm, according to a report.

Jul 20, 2012

Iphone 3Gs now available for Rs.9,999 in India courtesy Aircel

Apple iPhone 3GS is now available at Rs 9,999 with Aircel in India. This is huge cut-back in the price of the device, which is currently available at Rs 20,908 with Airtel. 

HTC One X,S and XL will soon get Android 4.1 jellybean

Now HTC will upgrade at least three of its top handsets with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean soon. The HTC One X, the HTC One S and the 4G LTE-enabled HTC One XL device will receive the new software.

Now an iPhone app to detect cancer

Scientists at the University of Michigan have developed a new, free iPhone application which could help you conduct a self exam to detect potential skin cancer.

The new app, called UMSkinCheck, aims to make the already existing whole body photographic self-diagnosis a bit simpler and cheaper.

Internet completely blocked in Syria due to a nationwide rebellion

For about 40 minutes today, Syria didn't exist on the Internet—its (currently) ruling government completely unplugged itself.

Samsung launches a phone with built-in projector for Rs.30,000 in India

Samsung has launched the Samsung Galaxy Beam projector phone in India for Rs.30,000.The smartphone will allow  the users to display and share multimedia content anywhere on a large luminous projector screen or on a clear wall or surface. 

LG launches the Optimus 4X HD Quad core phone in India

LG today launched the Optimus 4X HD in India. Optimus 4X HD is a  Quad core Tecra 3 handset unning latest Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS. The slim and well designed Optimus 4X HD sports 4.7-inch touch screen with HD display, 8MP auto focus LED flash camera offers HD video recording in Full HD. It also provides 1.3MP front camera.

Bsnl Launches STV 786 for Ramzan & Id-ul-fitr

BSNL will offer special tariff voucher STV(Special Tariff Voucher) 786 in India on the occasion of holy Ramzan & Id-ul-Fitr festival. The STV 786 will be offered to all BSNL 2G & 3G prepaid customers. The STV cost will be Rs.786 inclusive of Service tax and it will offer 786 minutes of free On-net, off-net local and STD voice calls. Customer availing STV 786 will also be offered 786 free Local/National SMS, 786MB free Data Usage on 2G/3G network.

Timeline and Ads on facebook are frustrating for users

User satisfaction has dropped significantly in the wake of Facebook's new Timeline profile page system and the sheer volume of advertising on the site, according to a report.

Jul 19, 2012

Apple to publicly say that samsung didn't copy the iPad

A british judge has asked Apple to publicly say that Samsung has not copied the iPad design in  any way.

Amazing interactive video wall

First ever real time electromagnet dot display built to launch TNT's new crime show "Perception"

Reliance launches a new improved faster 3G tab

The new Reliance 3G Tab V9A comes with a 7-inch capacitive touch screen with Android 2.3 OS and a high speed processor of 1.4GHz. This latest 3G Tablet from Reliance comes with a better screen resolution of 1024 x 600, loaded with 512 MB RAM, and a better 5 point touch experience it is sure to appeal a large segment of value conscious Indian consumers, just as the Reliance 3G Tab did last year. The light weight (402g) Reliance 3G Tab comes with a better 3.0 MP rear camera and a front camera, enables Video calling, among other key features, catering to both business users as well as the youth segment.

Now totally free calls on Sundays, by Uninor

Uninor has gifted its subscribers a very surprising offer of free calls on sundays without any recharge.This offer is applicable to all existing / New Uninor customers. The offer is valid on every Sunday starting from July 22nd to August 26th 2012.

Windows 8 to be launched on Oct 26

Microsoft has announced that it will launch the much awaited Windows 8 on October 26,2012. Steven Sinofsky announced this at Microsoft’s annual sales meeting that customers will be able to get Windows 8 – whether in upgrade fashion or on a new PC – starting on October 26th.

Love Ferrari cars and love music too? These Ferrari headphones are for you..

Logic3 today announces the availability of its headphones and earphones within the iconic Ferrari by Logic3 collection of world-leading audio products.

The extensive range of seven styles of earphones and headphones celebrate Ferrari's excellence and flair, both on the road and in motorsport, by delivering superior audio performance and beautiful design.

Internet Defense league launched to protect your internet connection

Internet Defense League is a joint effort of companies, websites and non-profit groups including the EFF, Mozilla, Reddit and WordPress banding together to prevent future SOPAs and PIPAs.
The IDL will officially launch tomorrow, and according to its website it's enlisting web denizens to sign up and "broadcast an action" when net freedoms appear to be under threat.