Mumbai: The President, BCCI, has convened an Emergent Working Committee meeting which is scheduled at 11:00 am on Sunday at the Park Sheraton Hotel in Chennai. The Working Committee will discuss, among other things, the fallout of the spot-fixing controversy in the ongoing Indian Premier League, in which three players including S Sreesanth were arrested [...]
This year’s CES has thrown up a lot of quirky stuff while still giving technophiles their dose of product announcements. Auto aiming gun This is some killer tech, only literally so. US-based TrackingPoint has come up with an auto-aiming rifle powered by Linux that can make hunting a tad boring, unless you’re a geek. At [...]
Though CES is generally considered a place where companies announce their latest TVs and other home electronics, over the past years it has become a place to announce latest PCs, tablets and mobile phones. This year though, quite a few gaming companies presented their latest wares at the event.
Consumer Electronics Show 2013 is in full swing in Las Vegas and here are some of the most interesting products demoed and announcements made on the first day of the event. Samsung 4K TV This ultra HD TV stands out among the others that were presented at CES because of its unique design. It comes [...]
Android and Apple devices are dominating the mobile market right now with Microsoft and RIM playing catch up. However, that hasn’t deterred others from coming up with new mobile operating systems. Here are three OSs that you’ll see launching in the market within the next couple of years. Ubuntu Phone OS Canonical demoed the mobile [...]
Google has listed some of the best apps available in its store this year. Some launched in 2012 while others issued updates that achieved a great combination of utility, beauty and accessibility. EVERNOTE Price: Free Stay on top of every element of your life, from anywhere. Take notes, capture photos and record memos with this [...]
A petition posted to the White House’s We The People platform advocates the construction of the universe’s ultimate weapon, Star Wars’ Death Star, as a way to boost the economy. But what will it take to build the planet-destroying superweapon? We find out, with a little help from the Force.
Washington: The number of active smartphone users around the world has topped 1 billion and the figure is only increasing, a new research has found. Global research and consulting firm, Strategy Analytics said that it took 16 years for one in seven people to own and use the sophisticated little devices. They also estimate that [...]
Imagine this scenario, in Q1 next year or later this year Microsoft announces the next Xbox that ships by year-end 2013 and runs on Windows 8. Possible? I believe so and here’s why. I believe that Instead of the current metro-ish screen, the nextbox would boot straight into Windows Start screen and all your mail, [...]