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  • Asus Chromebox review: This inexpensive computer also doubles as a great streaming device 13-03-2014 01:06 PM

    New York: Devices that let you watch Netflix and other streaming video services on a big TV screen are popular, but there are limits to what you can watch. NBC, for instance, didn't make its Olympics apps compatible with Roku, Apple TV and Google's Chromecast. With HBO Go, Comcast subscribers...
  • Review: Firefox OS, Sailfish OS, Ubuntu for phones 28-02-2014 07:47 AM

    Barcelona: When it comes to smartphones, consumers have an array of choices from Apple to... well, Android. The impression you get stepping into most phone carriers' showrooms is that the programmers behind Apple's iOS and Google's Android are driving most of the innovation in smartphones. You'll find few phones on...
  • Windows-based tablet sales to touch 39.3 million units by 2017: Report 04-12-2013 12:12 PM

    New Delhi: The growth of smart devices like 2-in-1s and tablets is expected to fuel the volume for desktop vendors and the PC ecosystem in coming years with shipments of Windows-based tablets expected to touch 39.3 million units by 2017, research firm IDC said. Two-in-ones are devices that can function...
  • Not only smartphones, Samsung aims to bring its Tizen OS to your car, fridge, TV 12-11-2013 05:16 PM

    Seoul: Most mobile phone users have never heard of Tizen. Neither have car owners or anyone with a fridge. Samsung Electronics Co. wants to change that. The South Korean electronics giant is in a quiet push to make its Tizen operating system a part of the technology lexicon as familiar...
  • Apple internally testing Mail app update for OS X Mavericks to fix stability issues 04-11-2013 04:19 PM

    Mumbai: If you've recently upgraded to OS X Mavericks and are facing issues with Apple's mail application, don't fret, you're not the only one. There seem to be problems cropping up within the mail app, especially with regards to Gmail. The good news, however, is that Apple is already aware...
  • BlackBerry Z30 with 5-inch display launched in India at Rs 39,990 24-10-2013 01:25 PM

    New Delhi: As we had previously reported, BlackBerry announced the launch of its 5-inch Z30 smartphone in India. Priced at Rs 39,990, the smartphone runs BlackBerry 10 OS version 10.2 and is a full-touch smartphone. It has the largest battery yet on a BlackBerry smartphone. The Z30 is also listed...
  • BlackBerry Z30 coming to India today, listed online 24-10-2013 11:24 AM

    New Delhi: BlackBerry is all set to launch its 5-inch Z30 smartphone in India today. The smartphone runs BlackBerry 10 OS version 10.2 and is a full-touch smartphone. It has the largest battery yet on a BlackBerry smartphone. The Z30 is listed on e-commerce site Saholic.com. The Blackberry Z30 has...
  • Apple's OS X Mavericks review: Offers much more you won't see, but might feel 24-10-2013 09:53 AM

    San Francisco: There isn't one thing that jumps out with Apple's new Mac operating system, known as Mavericks - and that's a good thing. Mavericks has plenty of modest refinements that add up to a system well worth the upgrade - even if Apple weren't giving it away for free....
  • LG Fireweb: LG launches its first Firefox OS-based smartphone 23-10-2013 04:02 PM

    New Delhi: We have already seen the Firefox OS-based phones from Alcatel and ZTE, and now LG has come up with a Firefox OS-powered handset named "LG Fireweb". The LG Fireweb has a 4-inch HVGA TFT touchscreen, and is powered by a 3G Qualcomm processor clocked at 1GHz and 2...
  • Apple offers OS X Mavericks operating system for free 22-10-2013 11:12 PM

    San Francisco: Apple says its latest operating system for Mac computers is available free of charge, a knock to rival Microsoft, which is selling its Windows 8 Pro operating system for $199. Apple made the announcement Tuesday at an event in San Francisco, where the company is also expected to...
  • BlackBerry Z30 with 5-inch display coming to India on October 24 17-10-2013 04:36 PM

    New Delhi: BlackBerry is expected to launch its recently unveiled 5-inch smartphone, Z30, in India at its event on October 24. Besides the BlackBerry Z30 launch on October 24, the company is also expected to make some significant announcements which are still not known. The smartphone runs BlackBerry 10 OS...
  • Google Chromebooks go on sale in India from today at Rs 22,999 onwards 17-10-2013 10:24 AM

    New Delhi: Google Chromebooks have finally made its way to India - more than two-years after they were launched globally. The Acer C720 Chromebook and HP Chromebook 14 are available at select Reliance Digital and Croma stores in Delhi and Mumbai starting October 17. Chromebooks are laptops powered by Google's...
  • Apple sends out October 22 iPad event invites; iPad 5, iPad Mini 2 expected 16-10-2013 06:31 AM

    New Delhi: Apple is holding an event in San Francisco on October 22 to announce new products - likely updated iPads. The company announced its most recent iPads around this time last year. The announcement included a smaller version, called the Mini, for the first time. Invitations sent to the...
  • Google unveils $279 HP Chromebook 11 with high-end features 09-10-2013 06:56 AM

    New York: Google is introducing a $279 laptop that runs its Internet-centric Chrome operating system, borrowing many of the high-end features found in models that cost $1,000 or more. Hewlett-Packard makes the new HP Chromebook 11. Although its price is in line with most other Chrome OS notebooks, the new...
  • BlackBerry Z30 smartphone with 5-inch display, BB 10.2 OS unveiled 18-09-2013 01:48 PM

    New Delhi: Making a foray into the phablet market, Blackberry today announced the launch of its 5-inch BlackBerry Z30 smartphone. The smartphone runs BlackBerry 10 OS version 10.2 and is a full-touch smartphone. It has the largest battery yet on a BlackBerry smartphone. The Blackberry Z30 has a 5-inch Super...
  • BlackBerry bidders may want to carve up business: Sources 14-09-2013 10:53 AM

    New York: A handful of potential bidders, including private equity firms, are lining up to look at BlackBerry Ltd, but initial indications suggest that interest is tepid and buyers are eyeing parts of the Canadian smartphone maker rather than the whole company, several sources familiar with the situation said. Private...
  • BlackBerry 9720 launched in India at Rs 15,990 12-09-2013 03:59 PM

    New Delhi: Struggling smartphone maker BlackBerry has launched the BlackBerry 9720 smartphone in India at Rs 15,990. It features a 2.8-inch touchscreen and trackpad. The phone has a 5 megapixel camera with an LED flash and 4x digital zoom. It has 512MB of RAM. The new BlackBerry 9720 smartphone runs...
  • Hands on with Apple iOS 7 20-08-2013 02:45 PM

    We recently got our hands on an iPad running Apple's new iOS 7. iOS 7 is believed to be the most significant iOS update since the original iPhone. Here (in screenshots) is what's new in iOS 7.iOS 7 is completely redesigned with an entirely new user interface. It now has flatter icons and slimmer fonts.With iOS7, Apple introduced Control Centre which can be accessed even from the Lock screen. Swipe up from the bottom of your screen to activate Control Centre. It gives you access to various settings and apps including camera, clock and calculator.
  • BlackBerry in flashback mode, launches BlackBerry 9720 running BB 7 OS 13-08-2013 05:06 PM

    New Delhi: Struggling smartphone maker BlackBerry, which is considering selling itself, has announced the launch of a new smartphone, named BlackBerry 9720. It features a 2.8-inch touchscreen and trackpad. The phone has a 5 megapixel camera with an LED flash and 4x digital zoom. It has 512MB of RAM. The...
  • First Firefox OS-based smartphone to be launched on Tuesday for $99 01-07-2013 04:58 PM

    New Delhi: Mozilla announced that the regional launches of the first Firefox OS smartphones will begin soon. Deutsche Telekom and Telefonica will release the first Firefox OS devices - the Alcatel One Touch Fire and the ZTE Open. In a tweet, Telefonica has announced that the ZTE Open, one of...
  • BlackBerry plans to launch 3-4 new BlackBerry 10 smartphones: Report 18-06-2013 06:23 PM

    New Delhi: While BlackBerry has already brought out its two new smartphones running the new BlackBery 10 OS this year, the company is now expected to launch 3-4 new models in the second half of this year. Citing sources in BlackBerry's supply chain in Taiwan, DigiTimes reports that BlackBerry plans...
  • Apple WWDC highlights: iOS 7, OS X Mavericks, iTunes Radio 11-06-2013 05:55 PM

    New York: The software running Apple's iPhones and iPads is getting a new look and several new features. The Mac is borrowing more functionality from mobile devices. New MacBook Airs are out, and a new Internet radio service will be coming this fall. Apple announced these offerings and more during...
  • Apple unveils iOS 7, OS X Mavericks, new Mac Pro, iTunes Radio 11-06-2013 01:02 AM

    New Delhi: Apple made as many as six major product announcements at the opening keynote of its annual developers conference. The new Apple releases and announcements include iOS 7, OS X Mavericks, iTunes Radio, iWork for iCloud, new MacBook Air and an all new Mac Pro. iOS 7 Apple says...
  • Apple's new OS X Mavericks announced; coming this fall 11-06-2013 12:35 AM

    New Delhi: Apple released a developer preview of OS X Mavericks, the 10th major release of Apple's OS X. With more than 200 new features, OS X Mavericks brings Maps and iBooks to the Mac, introduces Finder Tags and Tabs, enhances multi-display support for power users. It also includes an...
  • Live blog: Apple WWDC 2013 keynote address 10-06-2013 09:31 PM

    What new is Apple unveiling in iOS and OS X at its Worldwide Developers Conference keynote in San Francisco? Does Tim Cook have a secret something up his sleeve? Find all the answers on our Apple WWDC 2013 keynote live blog. ...