After all the buzz and announcements regarding Apple's Mountain Lion, or OS X 10.8 the OS X’s 9th major release and the over 200 new features it would bring, I couldn’t wait to take it for a test drive. I quickly recalled the events of a year ago during the last major release, Mac OS X Lion. It was then l made the unfortunate choice of sitting and watching the screen anxiously as the new OS downloaded and ...Read more ›
Microsoft just got hit with a double-whammy: Reports show that Windows Phone market share is in the very low single digits in the U.S. and have declined since the release of Windows Phone 8, and Microsoft's tablet share is scraping the bottom. Will Microsoft eventually be forced to run up the white flag? [cap more ...
Now that the teaser campaign has been released for the Honda Brio sedan, the specifications for the new sedan from the Japanese automaker has also come out in the open. Amongst most notable features, will be extra length, and cushier interior fabrication which puts the rider comfort as a prime aspect of the d more ...
Jailbreak 5.1.1 Untethered Tutorial The wait is over as Asbinthe 2.0 for all devices other than the Apple TV has been released. Today Pod2G and the rest of the team unveiled this jailbreak at the HITB conference in amsterdam which explains the time difference. Jailbreak your iDevice on 5.1.1 Untethered using this tutorial. Supported Devices iPhone 3Gs iPhone 4 iPhone 4S iPad 1 iPad 2 iPad 3 iPod 3G iPod 4G ...Read more ›
Mobile devices are catching up so fast that it is predicted that mobile web usage will surpass desktop web usage by 2015. It has become so important, a regular website that was doing great deal of good to a business, will no longer be as yielding without a complementary mobile website. Regional businesses in particular, have something to worry about, because more than 50% of local searches are made on mobil ...Read more ›
2013 Range Rover Including First Shot of the Interior Well, now, thanks to a Russian website that dropped high-resolution versions of those photos and then some more including the first image of the SUVs interior, we can say that this is indeed Land Rover's brand new 2013 Range Rover. [gallery size="medium" columns="2"] Beginning with the interior, it quickly becomes clear that the smaller Evoque heavily in ...Read more ›
we follow a number of “best practices” to achieve optimal performance. If you use HTML5, here are 8 techniques proven to help applications perform as smoothly and responsively as possible: 1. Use 3D, rather than 2D, transformations — For example, instead of translateX(x), use translate3d(x,y,z). This will hardware-accelerate the translation. Similar methods exist for most other transformations. Also, avoid ...Read more ›
People at Motorola waiting for the other shoe to drop won't wait much longer. The troubled cellphone maker that Google bought earlier this year will see a 20 percent cut among employees and the shuttering of a third of its offices, according to its new parent company. At the heart of Google's May acquisition of the phone company were Motorola's patents—something many see as an entry point for the tech giant ...Read more ›
US auto giant Ford's India unit said on Monday it was recalling at least 111,000 vehicles to check for potentially faulty parts that could cause breakdowns or fires. Ford India said it wanted to inspect certain batches of its top-selling Figo hatchback and Classic sedan models that rolled off assembly lines between January 2008 and February 2011 for possible problems. Ford in a statement called the recall " ...Read more ›
HP has introduced a new business laptop in India, called the HP Elitebook 2170p, with a starting price of Rs. 69,000. Supposedly HP’s smallest (11.6-inch display) and lightest (1.31kg) Elitebook, the Elitebook 2170p delivers 8 hours of battery life, ideal for professionals on the move. The HP Elitebook 2170p boasts of enterprise-level connectivity, management and security features, as well as rugged, ...Read more ›
Canada-based Conquest Vehicles Inc., famous for fully armoured vehicles, has launched its first unarmoured SUV, the Evade. Featuring new headlamps, hood scoop, wraparound taillights, redesigned grille and flared fenders, the Evade presents itself with an aggressive stance. The Evade is built on a Ford F550 Super Duty chassis and is made using an aluminium-mild steel blend. The handles of the vehicle are mad ...Read more ›
Rosetta Stone is a series of foreign language programs that helps the student understand spoken words as well as written ones. These are also self-teaching programs, so parents need not know the language their child will study. Rosetta Stone’s programs offer computer-based instruction that includes the student speaking and typing into the computer. While this is primarily a conversational approach, there is ...Read more ›