Google

Google Launches 1 Gbps Broadband and Fiber TV Service

Once again, Google has done it. The search giant has launched high speed broadband service which promises more than 100 times faster speed than the traditional US telecommunication services, 1 GB per second in the city of Kansas on Thursday. The move is aimed to offer high speed connection at a lower cost. Also, new interactive television service called Google…

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Apple

Apple Releases New OS Version Mountain Lion

The latest version of Apple’s operating system, “Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion” was released this Wednesday. Contrary to the Microsoft’s re-devising of its OS with Windows 8, Apple only brought a few changes, cleaning up clutter but with better Cloud integration and gaming services. So, all in all, it will be something known, just with some new fold of…

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YouTube

Youtube Launches Face Blurring Tool

Concerning privacy issues and to further reach next step in enhancing the confidentiality of its flagship, Google has launched a new face blurring tool for its video service, Youtube. The feature would help protect the identities of political dissidents, Google Inc said. Adam Conway, a Youtube associate commented in a blog post that the new tool will be helpful activists…

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Iris – A Smart Technology to Control Your Home

UK based monitoring-tech company, AlertMe is integrating with Lowe to bring new smart technology into your house. This is Iris, a new cloud based monitoring and security system for your home. To let you control your devices, gadgets and appliances, verifying the security, managing the temperature and keeping in check everything using a smartphone, tablet or a computer, this new…

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What to Do When Your Gadgets Get Soaked in Water

Yesterday only, my newly bought phone got drenched in water and my first reaction, panic. Since monsoon is on trail and sometimes accidents occur too, chances are your electronic gadgets may be soaked wet and in the situation, most people react as I reacted – in haste we may do something that further harms the gadget. So, it may be…

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Mozilla Announces Firefox 14 With Enhanced Security Features

Browser maker Mozilla announced version 14 of its Firefox web browser with better security and enhanced support for modern web services. With Firefox 14, Mozilla will be securing the Google searches using SSL encryption. By default, Mozilla will switch to “Https”, the secured connection. The idea is to “protect your data from potentially prying eyes, like network administrators when you…

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Rovio Tops Again With Amazing Alex

Finland’s Rovio, developer of Angry Birds is up with another bang! After topping the charts with Angry Birds, now it’s Amazing Alex, a physics puzzle game. News is, Rovio acquired the game from independent developers Noel Llopis and Mystery Coconut recently when it was known as Casey’s Contraptions (also found on iTunes App Store). It was then reviewed, modified and…

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Windows Tips & Tricks

A Look at New Microsoft Suite- Office 2013

With Windows 8, rumor is that Microsoft will also be launching the new version of its Office Suite, Office 2013. No official dates and prices have been yet released but Office 13 will be a delight for both home and professional use, as the reviewers are stating. The subscription will also come with cloud services which may include free storage…

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Samsung Mobile News & Tips

How to Run Samsung Galaxy S III’s TouchWiz Launcher on Any Android 4.0.X OS Device?

There are many launchers available in Android OS that enhances the user experience by tweaking the user-interface. You will find different kinds of launchers, but the best one I personally like is the Samsung Galaxy S III’s TouchWiz Launcher, due to its flexibility and feature richness. It is also good in terms of performance and speed. [adsenseyu1] Today I encountered…

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How to Protect Your Online Passwords

Looking at the recent security breach at Yahoo and LinkedIn computer systems, this is high time we understand our responsibility too and take suitable actions to prevent any such infringement to the maximum. So, here we will talk about the most neglected but the first and the basic step to protect an online entity-our accounts, profile etc – Passwords. Often,…

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Facebook Marketing & Business Tips

Facebook Acquires Spool, Mobile Content Caching Startup

Facebook’s latest acquisition, Spool, a mobile content-caching startup, launched last year in September. Spool was founded by Avichal Garg, who also launched education startup PrepMe and Curtis Spencer associated with Kosmix and Oracle. The company has informed its users about the shutting down of its services and recommended present users to sync their Spool bookmarks with other products. The founders…

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Wikipedia Again Among Top 10 Websites in The World

Our all time favorite knowledge pool remains among the best after bearing the ups and down of this internet age for a decade straight. Yes, its Wikipedia, again among the top 10 most visited web sites in the world. People and editors are happy with the reviews. Though there are critics who prefer a change in the interface which has…

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