North Korea’s leader talks about uncle’s execution in New Year speech


The North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has referred to his uncle’s (Chang Song-thaek) execution for the first time in his New Year message. He used the words, “elimination of factionalist filth” to address the execution and regarded it as an event that has bolstered the country’s unity “by 100 times”. These messages are closely scrutinisedContinue reading “North Korea’s leader talks about uncle’s execution in New Year speech”

Samsung is soon going to launch wristwatch like Smartphone Galaxy Gear


Samsung Electronics is going to introduce a wristwatch-like mobile device named as the “Galaxy Gear” in the coming month. The device is said to be able to handle phone calls and e-mails and surf the internet, people close to the issue said. The Galaxy Gear is going to be based on the Google’s Android operatingContinue reading “Samsung is soon going to launch wristwatch like Smartphone Galaxy Gear”

Facebook all set to leave Twitter behind in social media advertising with latest introduction of embeddable posts


With an aim to make Facebook posts the part of more public conversations, the company on Wednesday introduced embeddable posts that will be used by blogs and news organizations to include status updates, videos and photos in stories done by them from now on. The posts can be embedded in the same way as embedsContinue reading “Facebook all set to leave Twitter behind in social media advertising with latest introduction of embeddable posts”

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”

Elle magazine Spain features Bar Refaeli by Juan Aldabaldretecu in August 2013


Bar Refaeli stuns with her latest photo shoot she got clicked recently for Elle Magazine Spain’s August 2013 issue. Photographer Juan Aldabaldretecu has done a wonderful job in enhancing Refaeli’s features. Refaeli’s styling was done by Inmaculada Jiménez for the sizzling photo shoot. Source: Fashion Berry, COF

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”

Roger Federer asked to take off orange sole shoes at Wimbledon


Within just 69 minutes of their use by Roger Federer in his match against Victor Hanescu, Federer has been asked by Wimbledon authorities to not wear the orange sole Nike shoes. The reason behind the directive is the strict adherence of all-white dress code at the sporting event. Though Kevin Anderson also wore Lotto shoesContinue reading “Roger Federer asked to take off orange sole shoes at Wimbledon”

How much of a cinematographers delight is the Arri Alexa?


Arri Alexa is the first out-an-out film-style digital motion picture camera system from the house of Arri. It was first introduced in April 2010 marking the entry of Arri into its first key transition into digital cinematography after smaller efforts such as the Arriflex D-20 and D-21 made previously. Features to be found on anContinue reading “How much of a cinematographers delight is the Arri Alexa?”

Know “Man of Steel” Henry Cavill, and his journey in becoming the American superhero


Even though Henry Cavill’s bagged the role of Clark Kent which demanded physical features like a chiselled jaw, brunette hair, and wide, muscular shoulders as depicted in the original DC comics book but Cavill hasn’t always been this fit. In the movie “Man of Steel” he plays the superhero who resurrects the American dream, fightsContinue reading “Know “Man of Steel” Henry Cavill, and his journey in becoming the American superhero”

Intel launches Core i7-4770K with modest performance enhancements from Core i7-3770K


Intel has unveiled its new quad-core Intel Core i7-4770K in the top-end chip category based on Haswell microarchitecture. The chip is its second processor built on the 22nm process node. Even though the chip includes a number of new capabilities and enhancements and also performs relatively well in terms of CPU efficiency, but it mayContinue reading “Intel launches Core i7-4770K with modest performance enhancements from Core i7-3770K”