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WiFi Performance to Improve as FCC Boosts Available Spectrum

WiFi Performance to Improve as FCC Boosts Available Spectrum

Back in February, a new lobbying group called WifiForward has been formed, consisting in such companies as Comcast, Time Warner Cable, Charter, BestBuy, Google, Microsoft and others with the purpose of reducing Wi-Fi congestion and improving its performance. This will be possible especially after unlicensed frequencies will be opened by the Federal Communications Commission, thus increasing the available spectrum. And […]

     
 
 

Daily App: Socialife News (Android): Sony’s Appy Take on News

Daily App: Socialife News (Android): Sony’s Appy Take on News

Blame it on the likes of Flipboard and Pulse, but reading news and following social networks is no longer the routine, “it looks like something out of a browser window” affair. Nay, news apps today are supposed to be snazzy and easy on the eye. Google and Facebook have realized the importance of appearances when it came to news apps, […]

     
 
 

PC-Smartphone Convergence: Impractical Dream or Workable Reality?

PC-Smartphone Convergence: Impractical Dream or Workable Reality?

Consumer Technology has gone through several phases of convergence, only for new categories of devices to spring up and create divergence again. For example, standalone audio players started becoming more and more irrelevant as people starting using their phones to listen to music. But on the other hand, tablets are soaring more than ever, being used to consume and create […]

     
 
 

Intel’s Bay Trail Chips: What You Need to Know

Intel’s Bay Trail Chips: What You Need to Know

We use smartphones and tablets that help us discover new things at blazing fast speeds. But how much do we know about the technology that’s hidden inside them? We only know, for example, that the latest processor is the greatest one to have, but so few know what are the advances over the past generation. Maybe that’s why Apple has […]

 
     
 
 

Micromax Canvas 4 (A210) Hands on & First Impressions

Micromax Canvas 4 (A210) Hands on & First Impressions    

Yesterday, Micromax launched their latest Android flagship phone, the Canvas 4 in New Delhi, India. This was their fourth flagship device in the last 9 months, and succeeds Micromax Canvas HD A116 which was announced back in February this year. The expectations were huge from Micromax, specially after innumerable teases about the Canvas 4 smartphone, both on social media and […]

     
 
 

Xbox One Pricing and Availability Announced

Xbox One Pricing and Availability Announced

You might remember that a few weeks ago, Microsoft unveiled their new console, the Xbox One. However, at that time, there was no information revealed about the pricing and availability of the device. Today, at E3, we found out more information about the device. The Xbox One made quite a stir in the gaming community. Opinions vary from “no one […]

     
 
 

7 Infamous Google Slip-ups

7 Infamous Google Slip-ups

Despite being one of the most successful and profitable companies, Google inc. has had its fair share of failures. Let’s rewind our clock back to five years ago when Google was everything its competitors weren’t. Everything they launched added a paragraph to their success story. The whys and wherefores of this could be accounted by the class, meticulousness, innovation and […]

 
     
 
 

Daily App: InstaPlace (iOS/Android): Give Pictures a Sense of Place

Daily App: InstaPlace (iOS/Android): Give Pictures a Sense of Place

Geotagging has been around for donkey’s years now (well, in tech terms at least). The whole idea of being able to add information about the location where a picture was clicked to the picture itself was handy. The problem, of course, was that this information was not always obvious to the viewer. More often than not, you would have to […]

     
 
 

Supermaterial Graphene: Why is it Important to us & Nokia

Supermaterial Graphene: Why is it Important to us & Nokia    

How much do you know about Graphene, the wonder material? Should it suffice to know that it’s stronger than diamond, being the world’s strongest material?  It’s actually 300 (yes, three hundred) times stronger than steel. And this supermaterial has many other properties that we’re going to talk about. It matters right now to know more about graphene because the European […]