Assange’s prosecution likely after Manning’s conviction on espionage charges


The likelihood of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange’s prosecution by the United States as a co-conspirator has moved a step closer following the conviction of Army private, Bradley Manning on espionage charges on Tuesday. The view is shared by his attorney and civil liberties groups alike. Manning is found guilty of numerous violations under Espionage ActContinue reading “Assange’s prosecution likely after Manning’s conviction on espionage charges”

Samsung’s S4 GPU powering chip Exynos 5 Octa benchmark scores may be rigged: Reports


The reigning smartphone manufacturer Samsung has been caught cheating in benchmark tests according to latest report findings. Samsung is boosting the performance benchmark scores of its recent and best system-on-chip, the Exynos 5 Octa, that has made it a favourite of the reviewers and product evaluators. “Oh hell Samsung, shame on you!” was said byContinue reading “Samsung’s S4 GPU powering chip Exynos 5 Octa benchmark scores may be rigged: Reports”

Google launches new Nexus 7 tablet line-up and Internet video’s streaming device Chromecast


Google is betting on consumers, believing they won’t mind paying bit more for a sleeker, more powerful version of its Nexus 7 tablet as the Internet company take its rivalry with Apple and Amazon.com further in technology’s ultimate battleground known to be the mobile computing market. The latest fancy devices were unveiled in San FranciscoContinue reading “Google launches new Nexus 7 tablet line-up and Internet video’s streaming device Chromecast”

3-year-old turns photographer and exhibits his pictures (VIDEO)


  Photography like any other art form can be best done with practise but with age on your side you can leave many behind. The same stands true for 3-year-old Onafujiri Remet of Lagos, Nigeria. The kid already has the honor of having his first exhibition. Onafujiri got his first camera when he was barelyContinue reading “3-year-old turns photographer and exhibits his pictures (VIDEO)”

Exposure, Aperture, Shutter Speed & ISO cheat sheet for photographers looking to achieve professional quality


  Amateur photographers easily get petrified of manual photography. Technical terms like Exposure, Aperture, Shutter Speed & ISO seem all too confusing to them. To make the task a little easier for photographers who have just gone pro, I stumbled upon this interesting graph compiled with all the basic principles that one must remember beforeContinue reading “Exposure, Aperture, Shutter Speed & ISO cheat sheet for photographers looking to achieve professional quality”

Baidu to Pay $1.9 Billion for acquiring major App Store developer


  China’s biggest Internet search engine company Baidu has said on Tuesday that it has reached a preliminary agreement with 91 Wireless, a major developer of app stores in China to acquire them for $1.9 billion. Source: NYtimes

Lithium Ion Battery with staggering shelf life for electric cars developed by German Scientists


  German Scientists Develop Lithium Ion Battery that is capable of charging an Electric Car for 27 Years. It’s shelf life is incredible considering the need for superior quality batteries that can change the face of auto industry in the future. The battery is expected to retain about 85% of its capacity after being chargedContinue reading “Lithium Ion Battery with staggering shelf life for electric cars developed by German Scientists”

History of Camera: ‪‎The world’s first analog magnetic recording camera‬


For those of us who live in the moment do realise the importance of photography in preserving them for the days to come. However, till 1981 there wasn’t any such analog magnetic camera’s were available in the market In the same year Sony came up with its Mavica based on the analog technology and wereContinue reading “History of Camera: ‪‎The world’s first analog magnetic recording camera‬”

How much of an advantage or disadvantage is it to use an Anamorphic lens?


The basic property of an anamorphic lens is that it optically distorts an image. Distortion may not be considered as much of a good thing but we will get to as to why it is good after knowing some history of this lens. The anamorphic lens came first to be developed in the film industryContinue reading “How much of an advantage or disadvantage is it to use an Anamorphic lens?”

Canon announces mid-range SLR EOS 70D with the latest 20.2MP Dual Pixel CMOS


  Canon has announced its new mid-range SLR, the EOS 70D for photography buffs. Key features stuffed in EOS 70D from Canon is the brand-new 20.2MP ‘Dual Pixel CMOS AF’ sensor which works by splitting every single pixel into two photodiodes so that photographers can easily achieve the on-chip phase detection, vastly improved autofocus performanceContinue reading “Canon announces mid-range SLR EOS 70D with the latest 20.2MP Dual Pixel CMOS”