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100 GB Free OneDrive Storage for 2 Years by Microsoft

Microsoft currently charges $1.99 per month for 100 GB of storage on OneDrive, indicating its two-year deal is worth about $48. Both new and existing Bing Rewards customers are eligible, but they will have to claim their storage by February 28 ,only being extended to residents in the United States. Microsoft is offering 100 GB of cloud storage on its OneDrive service free for two years in exchange for signing up for a free Bing […]

Google Will Introduce Android TV

Google will reportedly also introduce Android TV, a version of the operating system designed to bring it into the living room.  The Verge previewed Android TV in detail earlier this year. Pichai will reportedly also discuss Android Wear during I/O, presenting partner companies that’ll be making smartwatches for it. Motorola and LG are already confirmed to have watches in development, and Samsung was recently reported to have one coming too. Image Curtsey: http://www.theverge.com Google’s Nexus […]

SAR Value of Some Popular Mobile Phones in India

SAR (specific absorption rate) is an indication of the amount of radiation that is absorbed into a head whilst using a cellular phone, the higher the SAR rating the more radiation that is absorbed into the head. SAR values are usually expressed in units of watts per kilogram (W/kg) in either 1g or 10g of tissue. To reduce energy absorption while using handsets, consumers will only be allowed to use designs that have a lower […]

Sony Introduced Remote Tracking Service For Xperia Smartphones, My Xperia

Sony has just announced a new remote security service called “my Xperia.” “My Xperia” is designed to give you piece of mind by helping you a) locate and find your phone and b) ensure private info doesn’t fall into the wrong hands. It is meant to be used in the event of theft or if you lose your Sony Xperia handset. With my Xperia, you can locate your Sony smartphone by making it beep or […]

Google Science Fair 2013 for Next Generation of Scientists and Engineers

Google  launching the third annual Google Science Fair in partnership with CERN, the LEGO Group, National Geographic and Scientific American to find the next generation of scientists and engineers. Key information for this year’s Science Fair: Students can enter the Science Fair in 13 languages. The deadline for submissions is April 30, 2013 at 11:59 pm PDT. In June, we’ll recognize 90 regional finalists (30 from the Americas, 30 from Asia Pacific and 30 from […]

New software ICS Version Update for Xperia P, Xperia U, Xperia go and Xperia sola

Sony revealed that global models of the Xperia S, Xperia acro S, Xperia ion, Xperia P, Xperia go, and Xperia J would also be upgraded to Android v4.1. The Ice Cream Sandwich firmware includes improvements to: stability, WiFi, tethering/portable hotspot, camera (capture and playback), NFC and Messaging. All Xperia P users will get a notification when the upgrade is ready, but direct availability in the phone may vary across different markets and carriers. For Xperia […]

Google Launches with Advanced Features Page Layout

Google has launched its new search page layout, which features expandable news clusters, video and photo sidebars and a layout tweak to improve readability. After every few months Google rolls out a “major” algorithmic update that affect search results in significant ways.  Google is presenting a sidebar of photos and videos related to the content. Clicking on any of the thumbnails will jump you to more coverage of that story. For  SEO people out there, […]

Window 8 Features a New Era of Computers

Windows 8 has a new Start screen that is beautiful, fast and fluid. Put what matters most straight on your Start screen, and get instant access to your people, apps, sites and more so you can spend less time searching and more time doing. In Windows, even the little things are all about you. Like the screen that appears when your PC is locked—it can be any picture you choose. And you’ll see quick notifications […]

Send free SMS to your friends from Gmail

Gmail has started free SMS service in country on Thursday evening. You can send upto 50 SMS per day. If you got one friend reply then 5sms will be credited in your account. Right now this service available for Aircel, Idea, Loop Mobile,Reliance,Tata Docomo, Tata Indicom and Vodafone. Image Curtsey: www.gmail.com How it works From Gmail, click on Settings, and go to the Labs tab Scroll down until you see “Text Messaging (SMS) in Chat” […]