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The technology of portable computing has definitely been picking up the pace over the last year. Google Glass made its debut to the participants who were selected and who had the cash to get in on the action. Pebble Smart watches are hitting the streets and are trickling into retail stores. Even Apple is rumored to start getting in on the action. ...Read more
There is no other device that changed our lives like computers. The growth of computers and related technologies has been so unprecedented that, it has found a place in every aspect of human life. Be ...
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Discover How To Stay Healthy, And Fit While Working In Front Of A Computer Day In And Day Out!This guide provides the proven-effective advice for healthy computer usage.Here is what you will discover ...
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The HinduiPhone 4.0 event today, while Android continues to catch upMobile Computing News... it may also be a preemptive strike against its Smartphone competitors, especially Google Android, who are beginning to make ground on the company.iPhone OS 4.0: Ten Pressing QuestionsPC WorldApple to Announce iPhone OS 4.0 Features TodaySlippery BrickGadget...Read more
SYS-CON Media (press release)Motorola snub Google for Microsoft on Android in ChinaMobile Computing NewsOn top of that, this search and maps deal would bring Microsoft Bing and maps to Android OS, a Google platform. The other dimension with regards to this ...Bing Coming to Motorola Android HandsetsInternetNews.comMotorola to roll out Android smart...Read more
PC WorldThis Week In Geek: Mobile Hacks, Power Concepts, and Hands-On ComputingPC WorldDuring the past seven days we've looked at how to hack your Windows Mobile phone to run Android, how one design student is looking to save the world one ...and more »...Read more
You would have been reading or hearing about the term “Big Data” in the recent times. Big Data has been available from quite a long time but it came into limelight due to the increase in the demand for the skilled professionals in the market. In simple terms, Big Data and Data Analytics is about analyzing large amount of data coming from variou...Read more
The popularity of this OS By the later part of 2003 a group of young computing professionals came together with one purpose and that is to create a software development company. This company would grow at a tremendous pace and eventually have a major impact on the cellular mobile phone as we know it. It soon became very clear that the product whic...Read more
It’s that time of year, and if you’re looking for a multimedia tablet, you have a lot to choose from. More Americans are switching to tablets for computing on the go and eMarketer expects that tablet users will surpass one billion worldwide by the end of 2015. Getting on the bandwagon is easy, there are a lot of tablets out there, but unless yo...Read more
It's not a stretch to say that nearly everyone has a mobile phone today. In the US alone, nearly two-thirds of the population, own a mobile phone going into 2015. In less than five years, this number has jumped from the only thirty-five percent that was reported in 2011. Advances in technology mean that over sixty percent of Americans alone are car...Read more
Android Apps Containing Malware According to Trend Micro, a Cyber Security company, millions of Android apps were downloaded, containing malware used to mine virtual coins, such as Dogecoin, Casinocoin and Litecoin. Some of those apps were actually downloaded from the Google Play Store and they contained a hidden mining code inside; when inst...Read more
Born in the USA I was, screams Motorola Moto X. Finally, the love child of Google and Motorola was officially launched. This is the first smartphone built by Motorola under close supervision by Google, since the two companies merged. Actually, Google bought Motorola but "merged" sounds more like a love story. Anyway, the Motorola M...Read more
Security researchers have found a bug in Android which allows them to create malicious Android apps which appear to be genuine with the correct digital signatures. In computing, digital signatures allow any piece of data, including an app, to be checked to see that it is genuine and actually comes from the author. Now, due to a bug in Android, it i...Read more
Whether you realize it or not, the wearable revolution has already begun. For Google, the push towards the wearable future revolves around the company’s ambitious Google Glass project. For everybody else, it seems that the first step forward will come in the form of a smart watch. While we’ve already seen devices like Sony’s ...Read more
Yeah, you got that right, Google goes high tech with the Project Loon, providing internet for the people with a little help from a balloon. It sounds like a bad joke, I know, but the idea is not so looney after all. Since the Hindenburg disaster, balloons don't have such a good press, but now, Google X Labs reinvented the wheel sort of speak, as ...Read more
Google on Friday has taken its quest to bring the Internet to the entire world one step closer with the unveiling of “Project Loon”. Project Loon is another idea that comes from the Google X labs, and is designed to connect even people in the most remote regions of the globe to the Internet, via giant balloons that circle the globe at 60,000 fe...Read more
The problem with cloud based computing is you need a good data connection to the Internet. Broadband services at home (including those lucky enough to have Google Fiber) are great and in the most part offer unlimited bandwidth. But on mobile it is different. Data plans are often capped or the carrier’s unlimited options are beyond the means o...Read more
The good news for HTC just keeps on piling up. Earlier this year, it managed to win the “Best Mobile Handset, Device or Tablet” category in the Global Mobile Awards for its flagship HTC One. Now, that same phone has also netted the Taiwan-based company the Gold award in this year’s Computex design & innovation awards held in ...Read more
In case you have any doubts that Mozilla is going to release a Firefox OS tablet in the future, we’re here to tell you that you shouldn’t be entertaining those kinds of thoughts at all. And why? Because the Firefox OS tablet is real, and it’s here, at least in pre-retail form as seen in the Foxconn booth at this year’s Comp...Read more
Move over, ARM, Intel’s finally hitting its stride in mobile. At least, that’s the impression the chip maker gave when it formally unveiled its fourth-generation CPU product family. Emphasizing the comapny’s growing presence in portable devices like smartphones and tablets – Lenovo’s K900 and Samsung’s Galaxy Tab 3 are such example...Read more
Intel upgraded its Atom line of mobile processors with the new Silvermont architecture. Silvermont is a Bay Trail-T System on Chip (SoC) and it's a totally new design and includes a new LTE modem. This Silvermont line of SoC is built on a 22 nanometer process, in order to be fully compatible with Intel's new generation of Haswell chips. The coo...Read more
Intel may not be one of the biggest players in the mobile world, but they are working hard to change this. Recently we reported on Intel’s acquisition of a GPS chip division that could play into their future mobile plans, but their mobile ambitions certainly don’t end there. Earlier today at Computex 2013, Intel officially revealed its ...Read more
Earlier today, popular chip manufacturer Qualcomm issued a press release detailing some of the new features that are heading to its Snapdragon 400 line-up of processors. The Snapdragon 400 is a mid-range mobile processor which will be appearing in products like the Samsung Galaxy S4 mini among others.The major news is the addition of multimode 3G/...Read more
Watch out, Google. Even with a headstart in developing wearable computing devices through Glass, there are two major competitors possibly on the horizon, waiting for the right opportunity to pounce.Reports indicate that Microsoft and Samsung are both keenly interested in competing against Google in its Glass efforts. Even as Google is already testi...Read more
Intel revealed that a new generation of $200 Atom processor powered laptops will actually be running Android OS instead of windows 8. Of course Intel would like to see Windows 8 used in the lower end laptop market but the determining factor in the end will be Microsoft’s price point. We can be fairly certain that Microsoft’s Windows 8 will be...Read more