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What is NFC? Uses of NFC and its Future

What is NFC? Uses of NFC and its Future

NFC, or Near Field Communication is a set of standards for smartphones and other devices like them that can establish a radio communication between them, simply by bringing the devices close together. NFC is built upon the existing RFID technology (Radio Frequency Identification) and it promises to make communication between devices easier to establish. For those of you, more tech-savvy, NFC […]

     
 
 

Play Online Games Without Downloading any Software

Play Online Games Without Downloading any Software

A new cloud paging technology will revolutionize the way you play games online. Instead of downloading the entire (or partial) game, you will be able to play by converting your computer into a mere console. The above effort made by a startup, Numecent is fruitful in this direction. The company has filed for a patent on this budding technology. The […]

     
 
 

Virtual Machine in Your Browser Allows Use of Windows 8 on iPad

Virtual Machine in Your Browser Allows Use of Windows 8 on iPad

Virtual machines (VM) computer applications have been used so far to create a virtual environment that has been dubbed “virtualization”. Basically, this process of virtualization allows users to access a network remotely through a process of aggregation. Thus, through the help of a virtual machine, users can operate software located on the computer platform. They also enable the use of […]

     
 
 

Ted-Ed and Khan Academy Show us the Future of Education

Ted-Ed and Khan Academy Show us the Future of Education

The last 24 hours or so has managed to show us what & how the future of education will be like. Khan Academy, the hugely popular not-for-profit YouTube lecture series has just launched its iPad app on the Apple store. The iPad app is the best way to view Khan Academy’s complete library of over 2,700 videos of all different […]

     
 
 

ARM Cortex A15 will be Five Times Faster and Power Efficient

ARM Cortex A15 will be Five Times Faster and Power Efficient

One of the leading providers of microprocessors has made public, their plans at MWC, regarding their latest model in line: the Cortex A15 MPCore. The first designs of products based on the chip appeared in the fall of 2011, but the appearance of products out on the market is not expected until the end of2012. The company has a long […]

     
 
 

Adobe Roadmap Reveals the Future of Flash

Adobe Roadmap Reveals the Future of Flash

Adobe has been one of the major companies that was involved in creative processes related to everything we find on the web, thanks to brilliant releases like the Flash Player. But, Adobe must do its best to keep up with the times in order not to be left behind by the competition. The launch of HTML 5 has posed novel […]

     
 
 

Transform Blogs Into Podcast Using VoiceBunny

Transform Blogs Into Podcast Using VoiceBunny

Have a project that needs a voice-over? Not sure where to start? Who to audition? Where to find reliable and cheap voice-over artist? Are you already feeling lost in the thought process? Then you should absolutely meet VoiceBunny. This web service is guaranteed to make your headaches go away, and fast. VoiceBunny, Cheap VoiceOver Database for Your Needs VoiceBunny is […]

     
 
 

Google’s Augmented Reality Gadget: Heads-up Glasses

Google’s Augmented Reality Gadget: Heads-up Glasses

Face it, you’ve always envied Arnold Schwarzenegger and his amazing abilities in Terminator. The things you could if you would get your hands on a pair of such glasses. Well, apparently you’re fantasies might become reality very soon, because Google is working extensively in order to bring the SciFi experience to its followers this very year and hopefully by Christmas you […]

     
 
 

Examining Apple’s New “iTextbooks” for Students

Examining Apple’s New “iTextbooks” for Students

Guest post by Mike Lemaire. Two weeks ago, Apple announced its plans to launch a new version of its iBooks app, one that would carry interactive textbooks aimed at school students. The most surprising part of the announcement may have been why it took so long for this to get launched in the first place. On the surface, iTextbooks, which […]

     
 
 

The Smart Home: A Glimpse Into the Future

The Smart Home: A Glimpse Into the Future

Everyone has imagined at least once in their life what the future will look like. I remember, when I was in the 5th grade, my art teacher gave us an assignment to draw how we imagined the future to be. My painting of the future was full of robots and control panels with lots of buttons and switches. In a […]