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Quad Core and Tegra 3: The Next Wave for Smartphones and Tablets

Quad Core and Tegra 3: The Next Wave for Smartphones and Tablets

In January 2007, Intel released the first quad-core processor, Core 2 Quad Kentsfield. I would never imagine that 4 years after, I would see quad-core processors in tablets and smartphones. Now, the battle for horsepower is more fierce than ever: nVidia Tegra 3 and Qualcomm Snapdragon are battling out for the fastest quad processor in the mobile market. The Tegra […]

     
 
 

NFC: Will you Need a Wallet in the Future?

NFC: Will you Need a Wallet in the Future?

The good old credit card – what is its future? Will we still have to look around for the best rates on credit cards or will lenders instantly offer the best rates in line with our spending habits? Will we even still use credit cards to pay for goods and services? Technology is moving on at such a rapid pace […]

     
 
 

Snuggling up to the Computer: Many Saying Goodnight to their Personal Electronics

Snuggling up to the Computer: Many Saying Goodnight to their Personal Electronics

With its sleek looks, amazing intelligence and ability to go all night, a new class of digital snuggle buddies is giving the traditional bed partner a run for their money. Laptops, cell phones, iPads – personal electronics have an extra dose of around-the-clock functionality that makes them hard to resist. But does this really make for the perfect relationship? In […]

     
 
 

Can Google’s Chrome Browser Beat Mozilla’s Firefox?

Can Google’s Chrome Browser Beat Mozilla’s Firefox?

Some years ago, we wouldn’t even suspect that Google will jump into the competitive market of online browsers. For the tech savvy, Firefox was the best solution before Chrome appeared on the market; Internet Explorer being considered the choice of those that don’t value too much their security or amateur users. There was and still is the Opera browser and […]

     
 
 

Chrome 14 vs Firefox 7 – Memory Footprint Comparison

Chrome 14 vs Firefox 7 – Memory Footprint Comparison

We have witnessed endless debate on the web regarding which browser performs the best. Firefox, Chrome and Opera have provided much needed options for the end users who are fed up of Internet Explorer and Safari browsers. Though IE still holds a big share of web browser market, Mozilla’s Firefox and Google’s Chrome have managed to consistently strengthen their foothold […]

     
 
 

iPhones with NFC & Google Wallet

Google – the search engine giant has many technological marvels to its credit. It has already changed the mobile sphere by proving its authority on Android certified smartphones. Off late, Google is making fast moves with mobile manufacturing companies. Google’s acquisition plan of Motorola Mobility is one such mega adventures which hint that Google may launch its own prototype that […]

     
 
 

Interesting Titbits About 8 Founder CEOs of Big Tech Companies

Interesting Titbits About 8 Founder CEOs of Big Tech Companies

Steve Jobs‘ sudden leave took the entire tech world by surprise. Even if he had previous absences on medical basis, we didn’t expect that Jobs will give away the helm. Jobs’ leave made me remember Bill Gates and his wonderful philanthropy activity. Then, I realized Jerry Yang from Yahoo! has stepped down as CEO, this time because he didn’t please […]

     
 
 

The Future of Mobile App Development

Technology is always on a forward march. There are many developments in progress, in almost all the varied fields of technology. Mobiles are the new generation’s staple device, and mobile apps are the newest technological advancement in this field. Mobile app development depends mostly on user demands and popularity. However, there are hardly any aspects of life left, which has […]

     
 
 

Hand in Hand – Patent Wars & Tech Companies

The recent news of Google planning to buy Motorola Mobility, has relived the issues of patent wars. In this 21st century, the issue of patent wars has been a recurring phenomenon, particularly in the sphere of mobile phones, internet, software and electronics. However, we must first be clear about the concept of a patent – A patent is a series […]

     
 
 

Lower Prices for 4G-LTE iPhone Calls?

Lower Prices for 4G-LTE iPhone Calls?

Guest post by Bradley Zarich. The 4G-LTE mania is still alive despite Apple’s silence on the release date of its first 4G-LTE iPhone line (insiders have conflicting statements, some citing the line as iPhone 5, others calling it iPhone 4S, a revamp of the current iPhone 4). The on-going controversies on LightSquared’s nationwide satellite-terrestrial 4G-LTE network will not prevent Apple […]