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  • Unenthusiastic Support from Carriers for Blackberry Z10
    Unenthusiastic Support from Carriers for Blackberry Z10
    RIM faces setback, much earlier than expected, in its drive to improve sales in US market. The touch screen phone from Research In Motion Ltd. received timid marketing support from AT & T since it made its debut in US market, last Friday. Next week Z10 will be released through T-Mobile and Verizon. There is no guarantee that things will improve in this release also. RIM...
    by at March 26th, 2013 at 08:03 am
  • Apple Acquires WiFiSlam for $20 Million
    Apple Acquires WiFiSlam for $20 Million
    Apple has acquired another startup company for owing their technology. This time around it is a startup company called WiFiSlam. WiFiSlam is an indoor GPS startup which can pinpoint the location of your device with an accuracy of 2.5 meters. Along with that they will be able to show the location of your friends in real-time. Apple acquired WiFiSlam at a price of $20 million. Though...
    by at March 25th, 2013 at 01:03 pm
  • A Software Error Puts Curiosity Back To Safe Mode
    A Software Error Puts Curiosity Back To Safe Mode
    Earlier on March 11, Curiosity was facing problems in its internal computers. The people at NASA have sent two software patches for mending the issue. Just after the successful patching, Mars rover has run into another issue in its internal software which is hindering it from performing most of its duties. NASA confirmed that the communication channel is still intact,...
    by at March 19th, 2013 at 11:03 am
  • Pebble Smartwatch to Release Is First SDK in April
    Pebble Smartwatch to Release Is First SDK in April
    Phenomenally successful smartwatch maker, Pebble, has announced their plans to release a software development kit for their watch by this April. The SDK allows developers to design and implement more watch faces for this Bluetooth enabled smartphone companion. The kickstarter page of the smartwatch has a video which showcases some of the designs which have already been...
    by at March 18th, 2013 at 10:03 am
  • Apple Sued for Using Patented Speaker Technology
    Apple Sued for Using Patented Speaker Technology
    Sound innovation company, THX, filed a case against Apple for infringing their patent for ‘Narrow profile speaker configurations and systems.’ The patent No. 7, 433, 483 granted to THX in 2008 describes effective methods for enhancing the sound quality in compact speaker arrangements which are integrated within the consumer electronic devices like televisions and computers. THX...
    by at March 18th, 2013 at 10:03 am
  • Browsers to Limit User Tracking Features
    Browsers to Limit User Tracking Features
    Web browsers are the real tool which logically connects us to the web world and in-between they are aiding the marketers to know more about you and what you like. The advertisers have been gaining a lot with their user tracking features. But in the wake of many privacy advocates and the horrifying methods used by the large industries to reach their consumers, the browsers...
    by at March 15th, 2013 at 05:03 am
  • Once Mars Might Have Had Life; NASA
    Once Mars Might Have Had Life; NASA
    Scientists at NASA comment that the Red Planet once might have been the breeding place of microbes. Based on the findings by Mars Rover, Scientists at NASA stated in a press conference on Tuesday that evidences suggested that microbes lived in Mars several billion years ago. They also added that the microbial life in mars was sustained by water and minerals as food. Although...
    by at March 13th, 2013 at 06:03 am
  • Jelly Bean Comes To HTC One X on AT & T
    Jelly Bean Comes To HTC One X on AT & T
    Finally the announcement of Android 4.1 Jelly Bean on HTC One X came from AT & T on Thursday. There are many benefits associated along with this update. Users can manually check for this update while connected through Wi-Fi. The update is available in the settings page. The update will bring Google Now, which gives more relevant information concerning the local weather,...
    by at March 8th, 2013 at 07:03 am
  • T-Mobile Plans To Reduce Its Workforce Ahead Of MetroPCS Merger
    T-Mobile Plans To Reduce Its Workforce Ahead Of MetroPCS Merger
    USA’s No.4 mobile carrier, T-Mobile, will be cutting more jobs before its merger with Metro PCS. The procedures for the layoffs are expected to begin from their headquarters, Bellevue, Wash, from tomorrow onwards. It is expected that more than 100 employees will be given the pink slip. The planned cut in T-Mobile was first reported by The Seattle Times. The plan for...
    by at March 7th, 2013 at 07:03 am
  • Microsoft Is Well Planned To Hit the Future
    Microsoft Is Well Planned To Hit the Future
    Tech companies are of two types concerning their future technological advancements. Apple, for instance, likes to keep silent about their products until it is unveiled. But Google on the other hand likes to start talking about their products even before starting to manufacture them. Microsoft can be categorized in the latter group where they are keen to provide the users...
    by at March 7th, 2013 at 07:03 am
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