Sep 29, 2012

Sony releases android 4.0 ICS update for xperia GO, solo and U


Sony has started releasing Android v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) for its Xperia go, Xperia sola and Xperia U smartphones. The roll out will continue over the next few weeks over markets globally. According to a post on the Sony Xperia Product Blog, the software update, apart from the Ice Cream Sandwich upgrade, includes a few new features and functionality. 

Sep 28, 2012

Apple officially apologizes for its faulty maps in iOS6


Apple has finally apologized for the whole Apple Maps fiasco that left many users of the iPhone 5 frustrated. In a letter that appeared on Tech Crunch, Apple CEO Tim Cook has said sorry to the company's customers for "falling short" on their commitment to provide a world-class product.

Nokia slashes Lumia 900 and 800 prices


Earstwhile No. 1 phone maker Nokia has slashed 10-15 percent off the prices of two top smartphone models, hoping to boost sales before newer models arrive in markets in November.

Sep 27, 2012

Samsung GALAXY NOTE 2 launched in India for Rs39900

Samsung Electronics has launched the Galaxy Note II in the Indian market at a price of Rs39,900. You can buy the Galaxy Note II from Samsung stores and online within the first week of October.

Play Store Sale: Google celebrates 25 Billion Apps Downloads with 25 cents App Sale


Google's Play Store recently surpassed 25 Billion App downloads and to celebrate this achievement Google has special 25 cents App Sale going on for the next 5 days. Many popular apps are available at a cut price of only $ 0.25. 

Now go underwater and explore the ocean with Google maps

Google Maps has added its first underwater panoramic images, showing six coral reefs, the next step in google's quest to provide people with the most comprehensive, accurate and usable map of the world. 

Sep 25, 2012

Tech Query: WiFi limited connectivity on Sony Xperia P


Suhel Tapia
India
Ques. i'm having a problem connecting my Sony Xperia P to my dlink (dsl 2730) wi-fi.
after entering the password it says obtaining ip address,
then it says - connected to dlink with limited connectivity !!
but nothing happens, can't connect to the internet ??
a samsung phone works well on the same wi-fi ,what's wrong ??

Sep 24, 2012

Sony Xperia Tipo - New entry level ICS powered smartphones from Sony

Sony mobile has recently launched two entry level smartphones in their Xperia lineup- Xperia Tipo and Xperia Tipo Dual in India. This phone brings ICS (Android 4.04) experience to the users at a much cheaper price than its competitors in the market. Xperia Tipo supports single SIM while Xperia Tipo Dual supports two SIM card slots (GSM+GSM).

PORTRONICS PORTABLE UNIVERSAL CHARGER


There are few things more frustrating than getting the mobile phone switching-off in the afternoon; inspite of having charged it the whole night. Here is Charge X which can make your smartphone life smart with 24 additional hours of calling, an additional 120 hours of music, and 30 more hours of wi-fi or videos and much more.

How to install Windows XP vista, 7 or 8 without a CD/DVD

How many times does it happen that your computer suddenly crashes and then refuses to boot up no matter what you do, You go to your friend and bring a Windows CD to format the computer only to now that your old CD/DVD drive isn't working!! Now what will you do?? Without a functioning  CD/DVD  drive how are you going to turn ON your computer?? Or you just want to format or install a new OS?

Sep 22, 2012

Android Can make your dumb TV smart !

WE Dare YOU to BUy A sMaRt TV ......

yes , we dare you to buy a smart tv after reading/seeing this

With the launch of the new android mini pc .  That can be plugged into any LCD/LED TV available in the market today .

LTE - The Game Changer

Long Term Evolution (LTE) is a mobile network technology that is being deployed by mobile operators on both the GSM and the CDMA technology paths. It is designed to be backward compatible with GSM and HSPA.

Sony announces newly designed PS3

Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCE) today announced that a new PlayStation®3(PS3®) computer entertainment system (body color: charcoal black / classic white), featuring a new design and a downsized form factor, will become available worldwide this holiday season. The new PS3 will come in 3 models including extended built in Hard Disk Drive (HDD) capacity of 500GB model and 250GB model, and a newly added 12GB flash memory model initially for Europe only. India will see a Diwali launch for the new PS3.

Sep 21, 2012

Problems with Apple maps on iOS 6


Source ET: An entire city is in the ocean, a farm has been labeled as an airport, highways end in the middle of nowhere and a hospital now covers the center of British city Stratford-upon-Avon, Shakespeare's birthplace.

Sep 19, 2012

'SMACK' your phone to keep it quiet.

Many a times our phone goes off unexpectedly, such as in classrooms or even in interviews and exams. At that time the only reflex action we get is to 'whack' the phone to keep it shut. Now, our dreams may come true with the new Microsoft patent that says, "Smack your phone to keep it quiet".  

BSNL to launch 'Fibre to Home' for high speed internet


Source ET: BSNL here would launch by this month-end 'Fibre to Home' (FTH) facility for customers seeking internet, telephone and TV channels' access.

ASUS 3 in 1 Phone cum tablet cum laptop Padfone launches in India

Asus has finally announced the launch of the PadFone in India. The PadFone is a fully featured Android Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) smartphone with a 4.3-inch screen, but when connected to the PadFone Station, it transforms into a 10.1-inch Android ICS tablet with up to 63 hours of talk time. If we dock these two into the bundled Padfone Station Dock, it then offers the user computing experience similar to that of a Netbook with extended battery life up to 104 hours and the ability to access multiple ports such as a Card Reader and full sized USB ports. 

Sep 18, 2012

Internet Explorer users BEWARE!

Source ET : Microsoft Corp warned a newly discovered bug in its Internet Explorer web browser makes PCs vulnerable to attack by hackers and urged customers to download a piece of security software to mitigate the risk of infection. 

Sep 17, 2012

Lets take a look at the new 2012 iPod lineup

With their much awaited  September 12 launch of the new iPhone 5 another iteration of their iPods slipped in which got completely sidelined by the big iPhone 5. Lets see what new things these skimpy new iPods have on offer.

Sep 16, 2012

'Akash' makers launch new tablets in India

Datawind who were the makers of the nation’s low-cost computing tablet 'Akash'(which was an utter failure), have now rolled out a new line of low-cost tablets in the Ubislate range -- Ubislate 7Ri, Ubislate 7R+, Ubislate 7C and Ubislate 7C+.

Nokia Lumia 900 now available in India for 33k

Nokia’s flagship Windows Phone 7 smartphone “Nokia Lumia 900″ has finally been launched in India. The phone is available on company’s online store at a price tag of Rs 32,999. 

Sep 14, 2012

Tech Query: Upgrade the firmware of Samsung Duos GT-B7722

Asvin
India

Ques: I have my samsung duos b7722, i need to upgrade the firmware of my phone.....how to do it...please help me...

Sony Mobile says no to Windows Phone 8

Sony Mobile has cleared that it currently has no plans to release its mobiles running Microsoft's new mobile operating system-Windows Phone 8. Sony mobile has also cleared that despite many smartphone manufacturers shifting to WP 8, its main focus is currently on Android OS for its mobile phones.

Sep 13, 2012

Its finally here : Apple unveils the iPhone 5

Apple has finally released the iPhone 5 which is the thinnest, lightest and the largest iPhone ever. Here is the press release from Apple:

Apple today announced iPhone® 5, the thinnest and lightest iPhone ever, completely redesigned to feature a stunning new 4-inch Retina™ display; an Apple-designed A6 chip for blazing fast performance; and ultrafast wireless technology—all while delivering even better battery life. 

Sep 12, 2012

iPhone 5: The court also awaits

 Today, the world is waiting for the new iPhone 5. Videos, photos, mock-up, there will be no surprises for the users on the new model. Perhaps the only surprise they get in Cupertino.And not too pleasant

Another major blow to India's telecom story

Drop in subscribers of Bharti Airtel, Vodafone and Idea for the first time in decade- Published by ET

Sep 11, 2012

FIFA 13 Demo out now

The long awaited sports game from EA Sports- FIFA 13 is out today to be downloaded for free. Demo version of this game is released on all platforms with PC version being released first later followed by other platforms. 

Tech Query: My mom wants to buy a new cell so need suggestions for a good one

Supriya Bohra,
India

Ques: Firstly, great job people! now for a query...my mom wants to buy a new cell so need suggestions for a good one...not so expensive, like about till 6-9k and not touchpad (im suffering wid one already)

The 'real' Sachin is now on Facebook !

Sachin Tendulkar himself is now finally on Facebook.The master blaster now has his official page on Facebook for all his dear fans.

Sep 10, 2012

End of Summer Sale on Play Store

Google play store has a "End of Summer Sale" going on from last week. Many popular apps and games are on sale with the price going down as more as 75% - 80%.

Sep 9, 2012

Worlds Hardest game online


Played games that make you sweat in moving to another rounds. Games that test your patience and skills to endure tough and long concentration situation.Worlds Hardest Game is not for people that get anxiety or emotional over simple logic problems that require quick thinking, this game is for winners.

Sep 8, 2012

Will Lumia see the Demise of android ??

It’s the story of just a few years back when the only Smartphone OS existed was Symbian & people already started to think that it will be their future but then came the iPhone from the house of Paulo alto which soon was backed by the internet giant Google’s move to take over a company named android, well rest everyone knows that how it fused that java based not so smart Smartphone OS into every cheap phone made by Samsung & LG.

Smart Connect app replaces LiveWare manager

Recently, Sony mobile introduced an advanced version of its LiveWare manger application that comes preinstalled  on all Xperia handsets at IFA event. Now, the name of the app has been changed from LiveWare manager to Smart Connect and only users running Android 4.0 on their Xperias will be able to upgrade from the play store.

Sep 7, 2012

Dark Souls Prepare to die edition

When you begin this adventure, you are soulless. You must emerge from the abyss to reclaim your soul in order to reach the land of the living.

Counter Strike: Global Offensive aka GO

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS: GO) is an online first-person shooter developed by Valve Corporation and Hidden Path Entertainment, who also maintained Counter-Strike: Source after its release. It is the fourth game in the Counter-Strike franchise, excluding Counter-Strike Neo and Counter-Strike Online.

Sep 6, 2012

DARPA’s Cheetah robot : Faster than BOLT

DARPA’s Cheetah robot—already the fastest legged robot in history—just broke its own land speed record of 18 miles per hour (mph). In the process, Cheetah also surpassed another very fast mover: Usain Bolt. 

Nikon D4 and D800 Win the Prestigious EISA Awards

Nikon India, the 100% subsidiary of Nikon Cooperation, leaders in imaging technology announced that the company's flagship DSLR models - Nikon D4 and Nikon D800 have bagged two European Imaging and Sound Association (EISA) Awards for 2012-2013.

NFC - The new emerging technology

As many smartphones these days are becoming NFC capable, we take a look at this new rapidly becoming popular technology. What is NFC? And what are the possibilities if you do have a NFC capable phone?

Nokia ‘fakes’ PureView image stabilization technology in new Lumia 920 ad

Nokia Lumia launched its flagship device the Lumia 920 yesterday in New York. The new device which runs on Microsoft’s latest Windows 8 OS, is being touted by the company as a viable new option against the army of Android and iOS devices that are ruling the smartphone market.

Samsung Galaxy S3 sales crosses 20 million in only 3 months

Galaxy S3, the flagship model of the South Korean mobile manufacturing giant Samsung has crossed 20 million mark in just 3 months the company has confirmed.

USER QUERY: BUY A TABLET FOR ROUGH USE

 

Harshit Shrivastava,
India

Ques : BABA Dude..... i am planing to buy tablet in lower range fr rough use in which i get access to mostly things that i do frm my laptop... brand is nt an issue for this purchase.... which one do u prefer?   

2012 Xperia models to get new Sony media apps

Recently at IFA, Sony launched new media apps running on their new Xperia handsets. This new media apps include- Walkman, Album and Movies. Sony mobile later confirmed that these new media apps will be available to all 2012 Xperia models via software upgrade later this year but unfortunately 2011 Xperia lineups will not be getting these new media apps.

Sep 5, 2012

Micromax launches Ninja-4 A87 at Rs5990

Micromax Ninja-4 A87 now available at only Rs5990


Micromax after its Superfone Pixel A90, launches Superfone Ninja-4 A87, an Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread Smartphone, powered by a 1Ghz Qualcomm processor at an affordable price of Rs 5990 available at snapdeal and other shopping sites in India.

Nokia announces new superphones the Lumia 920 and 820

Nokia today showcased two new Lumia smartphones running on the new Windows Phone 8, called the Nokia Lumia 920 and Lumia 820, at a conference in New York, which was broadcast live across the world.

[Event Time Added] iPhone 5 to be launched on September 12

Well, it looks like the date has finally been decided after much speculation on the launch of new iPhone, the iPhone 5.

Sep 3, 2012

Now Super WiFi to cover whole cities with internet

A new wireless technology better than WiFi is coming. So-called "Super Wi-Fi," offers a bigger range than existing hotspots, is being deployed in the United States and generating interest in a number of countries, including Britain and Brazil. 

Sep 2, 2012

Android DOCK Stations


Now you don't need to own an iphone to buy a docking station . now android has it too . Here is a range of Philips Fidelio Android speaker docks the AS851, AS351 and AS111

Sep 1, 2012

Samsung Galaxy Note 2 available for pre-order in India, priced at Rs.38,500

Infibeam.com has started taking pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 in India. The device has been priced at Rs. 38,500 and will hopefully start shipping to customers from 10th September 2012

World's thinnest notebook by Samsung at Rs.1 lakh

Samsung has launched its second-generation Series 9 notebook in India. The company claims that the device, which has a 13-inch screen, boasts the world's thinnest and most compact notebook chassis.