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Shiwangi Peswani is a qualified writer and a blogger, who loves to dabble with and write about computers and the Internet. While focusing on and writing on technology topics, her varied skills and experience enables her to write on any topics which may interest her.

Kim Dotcom Launches New File Sharing Website ‘Mega’

Internet tycoon Kim Dotcom has launched starts up a new file sharing website named Mega. This is a new website based on cloud sharing service allowing users to upload and store any of their files.  Kim Dotcom’s previous website Megaupload was […]

Google To Bring Smart Ring & USB Yubikey To Kill Passwords

Google this time has something for people with a bad memory. You do not need to memorize any of your passwords any more if Google has its way. Google is planning to bring a special electronic ring or a Smart […]

Facebook chose to partner with Bing to bring Web Results in Graph Search

While launching the Graph Search tool in a press event yesterday, Facebook came up with a “one more thing” trick and announced its partnership with Bing, the Microsoft search engine.  Announcing this partnership Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said that they […]

Facebook launches personalized search engine: Graph Search

There were immense speculations about the surprise launch from Facebook today and if you guessed it a Facebook Search Engine, you win! The surprise is finally over and Mark Zuckerberg and his herd of journalists are out with the big […]

Windows Phone Next App Star Contest Open For Developers Worldwide

If you are a registered Windows Phone developer, this might be good news for you. With an intention to use some marquee apps for its mobile platform Microsoft is launching its “Windows Phone Next App Star” contest today.  The company […]

Microsoft Releases Windows 8 in Kinyarwanda

Microsoft Windows 8 has now finally been made available in Rwanda’s main language Kinyarwanda. With 14 new languages added, Windows 8 now supports a total of 109 languages. Way back in February 21, 2012, on the occasion of  UNESCO’s International […]

Bing ranks No.2 in U.S. Search Engine Rankings

ComScore Inc., a global leader Internet analytics company today announced Bing at number two, in U.S. Search Engine Rankings for the month of December 2012. ComScore Inc. today released the monthly report on comScore qSearch analysis on US search market. According to the report 69.1% […]

Aaron Swartz, Internet activist & Reddit co-founder hangs himself

Internet activist and co-founder of Reddit Aaron Swartz hanged himself in his Brooklyn apartment on Friday January 11, 2013. Aaron Swartz was set to face a trial next month for a controversial computer hacking case. Aaron Swartz was charged of […]

Nokia Launches Lumia 920, Lumia 820 & Lumia 620 In India

Nokia Lumia Smartphones are finally available for Indian customers. Nokia has launched its new series of Lumia Smartphones which include Lumia 920, Lumia 820 and Lumia 620. All three of these Smartphones run Windows Phone 8 OS.  Nokia Lumia 920 is said to be the new […]

Razer Releases Edge Windows 8 Gaming Tablet at CES 2013

After the stunning Windows 8 devices launched in CES 2013, its now the turn of a gaming tablet. Razer revealed a Windows 8 gaming tablet Razer Edge at CES 2013 on January 9, 2013.  The result of the crowdsourced Project […]

Huawei Launches Economy Windows Phone 8 Device – Ascend W1

After launching Android Jelly Bean operated Ascend D2, Chinese maker Huawei has now entered the Windows 8 family with its first Windows Phone 8 device, the Ascend W1 at CES 2013. Huawei has launched this Smartphone in three colors, White, Blue […]

Toshiba Announces Qosmio X875 & Satellite U845t Windows 8 Notebooks

Toshiba has announced two of its Windows 8 laptops, the Qosmio X875 and Satellite U845t at CES 2013. Lenovo unveiled few of its Windows 8 Ultrabooks, Helix ThinkPad & Table PC at CES 2013 and next was Toshiba to announce its Windows 8 […]

Lenovo Unveils New Windows 8 Ultrabooks, Helix ThinkPad & Table PC At CES 2013

World’s largest technology conference CES commenced with some intriguing innovations today on Monday, January 7, 2013. In the line of latest gadgets, Lenovo announced its new Windows 8 devices at the event. The captivating lineup from Lenovo includes IdeaPad Z […]

Blekko launches Izik, a search engine for tablets

Blekko, the search startup yesterday launched a new search engine Izik, specifically designed for the tablets. Izik brings a tingly search experience for the tablet users, especially the iPad and Android tablet users. Based on Blekko’s search technology this new search […]

Swabr Microblogging site, lets you connect with colleagues free

If you run an enterprise and are looking for a platform to stay connected with your employees, you must give Swabr a try. Swabr is a German microblogging service. Swabr is an enterprise microblogging service especially designed to improve communications within a […]

Microsoft Quietly Released Intune Update – Intune Wave D

Windows Intune was silently updated to its fourth version late December by Microsoft. While most of the staff members were busy enjoying snowy winters, this major release quietly popped out from Redmond. The latest version Intune 4.0 is called as “Intune […]

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Microsoft Acquires Home Automation Company id8 Groups R2 Studios

The Wall Street Journal has revealed the news of Microsoft’s acquisition over the home automation company id8 Group R2 Studios. This acquisition would serve as a bolster to the Xbox segment of Microsoft. Apple, Google and Microsoft were originally named as […]

Microsoft Nerd Walter Somol Joins Stomp Games

Microsoft’s Nerd Walter Somol is joining Stomp Games, the Concord-based development studio – also known as Tencent Boston.  Walter Somol had worked with Microsoft for just a year-and-a-half as Microsoft’s community liaison, the New England R&D Center. Previously he had spent five years […]

Tobii Announces Tobii REX Gaze Eye-Tracking Kit For Windows 8 Computer

Tobii, the company which last year introduced the eye tracking Gaze technology at CES has again come up with a standalone eye-tracking kit Tobii REX for Windows 8 computer. Tobii has introduced REX at CeBIT this year. Tobii REX is a stick like […]

Bill Gates adds $7 Billion to his fortunes in 2012

Bloomberg today posted the Billionaires Index, ranking world’s 100 wealthiest individuals. World’s 100 richest people got even richer in 2012, with addition of $241 billion of collective net worth. With the market close on the last day of the year […]

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Apple Inc Loses Another Lawsuit, Fined 1 Million Yuan

Apple Inc lost another copyright lawsuit in Xinhua, China. Apple Inc has been fined for 1 million Yuan ($160,400) by a Chinese court for hosting third party applications on its Apps Store. As reported by the Chinese news agency Xinhua on Friday, […]

YouTube blocked in Pakistan again, after a temporary restoration

The Pakistan government has blocked YouTube access again. The ban was lifted temporarily just for a few hours today on Saturday. The video file sharing website YouTube was blocked on 17 September, 2012 over ‘Innocence of Muslims’ the anti Islam […]

Mobile users, Windows, Businesses, to bear the brunt of malware attacks

Internet security software giant McAfee recently released their Security Threat Predictions Report. McAfee predicts that the year 2013 will be the year of mobile security threat. Online technology is rapidly moving from computers to the mobile Smartphone and thus hackers and […]

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Apple May Pay IGB For The iPhone Brand Name Rights

Apple Inc. will reportedly pay to the Brazilian Company Gradiente Eletronica SA, (now turned into IGB Electronica) for using iPhone brand, says a Brazilian telecommunications analyst. Brazilian company Gradiente SA won the legal right to use the brand name iPhone last week […]

Microsoft Opening Six New Retail Stores In U.S.

Microsoft is expanding its reach by opening six new retail stores in 2013. Microsoft unveiled the locations of its six new retail stores on Wednesday, December 26, 2012. This will take the lay to 57. We have always said that […]

Nokia To Bring Windows RT Tablet In Mobile World Congress 2013

Finnish Company Nokia has been in news headlines recently for extending its Windows-based products and next in line is its forthcoming Windows RT slate. Nokia is all set to bring a new Windows RT tablet with features somewhat similar to […]