US GDP growth figures falls short of predictions, raises tensions for economic recovery


  Economic growth in US got back into some speed lately in the first quarter, but it was not as expected. This elevated tensions as an already weakening economy is showing positive signals to cope-up with deep government spending cuts and higher taxes. The Gross domestic product figures expanded at a 2.5 percent annual rate,Continue reading “US GDP growth figures falls short of predictions, raises tensions for economic recovery”

Tech Giants Facebook, Google team up to launch political advocacy group FWD.us


People placed in higher rungs of Facebook, Google, and other tech giants today have announced their intention of coming together to form a political advocacy group, FWD.us. the idea behind initiating the group is to promote policies that will keep the American personnel competitive. The first priority for bipartisan group FWD.us is to push forContinue reading “Tech Giants Facebook, Google team up to launch political advocacy group FWD.us”

Indian Supreme Court bars Bharti Airtel from adding new 3G connections, existing subscribers will continue to receive services


    The Supreme Court on Thursday has shaken the ground for major telecom operators in India. The SC ruling stated that Bharti Airtel, Idea and Vodafone cannot continue adding new 3G customers till further notice. In case of Vodafone and Idea, the court has however allowed the two telecom companies party to the 3G roaming case. There are no restrictions for existing customers asContinue reading “Indian Supreme Court bars Bharti Airtel from adding new 3G connections, existing subscribers will continue to receive services”

Android based device for Kids achieves $50k Kickstarter funding in one day


Technology has permeated human life to such an extent that today even kids want their share of technology for education, entertainment and games. Kids asking parents for computers when they are in the middle of completing work on an important file is something that every parent could connect to. Not to mention that Content andContinue reading “Android based device for Kids achieves $50k Kickstarter funding in one day”

Blackberry Z10 launched in India, high price point


Blackberry launched Z10 in India today with a view to regain the lost market share to smartphone manufacturers like Apple and Samsung. The phone has been launched after about 1 month of its international launch. It is expected to be priced at Rs. 43490/- in India. Bollywood Heart throb Ranbir Kapoor revealed the Blackberry Z10Continue reading “Blackberry Z10 launched in India, high price point”

Debate on establishing Advanced Detection Systems for warding off Russian Meteor Strike like incident heats up


The recent meteor bursting in Russia has suddenly created ground for debate whether to consider installation of advanced detection systems that could timely warn of the looming danger in space. Entrepreneurs who have set up companies like eBay, Google and Facebook are vying at the concept as a business opportunity and working on developing suchContinue reading “Debate on establishing Advanced Detection Systems for warding off Russian Meteor Strike like incident heats up”

Possibility of Microsoft’s release of Office suite for Linux shared during FOSDEM open source conference in Brussels


The days for Linux are set to return once again after Microsoft is considering MS-Office release for the Linux by 2014. Yeah, some may find this hard to believe but rumor mills are speculating after a source of Phoronix website indicated towards the possibility during FOSDEM (Amongst the biggest Open Source Conferences in Europe) inContinue reading “Possibility of Microsoft’s release of Office suite for Linux shared during FOSDEM open source conference in Brussels”