What is the secret behind flattering media coverage of Apple’s products?


  The secret of the flattering coverage that Apple’s products received in the past decade was the aggressive PR (Public Relations) efforts of the erstwhile CEO Steve Jobs. Back in the day, Jobs used to personally call important journalists and either mesmerized them or dominated them which is a well-known fact inside the media. SuchContinue reading “What is the secret behind flattering media coverage of Apple’s products?”

Stay hungry; stay foolish – How relevant is the Steve Jobs Stanford speech for graduating students today?


Convocation’s are special for graduating students for more than one reason; as it’s the final day for students in the imaginative corridors of their learning temples away from the harsh reality of outside world. Summarizing this harshness and sharing insights on how best to address these challenges is the best way for an educational institutionContinue reading “Stay hungry; stay foolish – How relevant is the Steve Jobs Stanford speech for graduating students today?”

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”

US spy agency files for probe into NSA leaks, Justice department to give approval


A U.S. intelligence agency has filed its request to conduct a criminal probe into the leak of highly classified information about the extremely secret surveillance programs to be run by the National Security Agency. The said information came to be known after the intelligence chief’s spokesman told about it. The nation’s spy chief confirmed theContinue reading “US spy agency files for probe into NSA leaks, Justice department to give approval”

Apple is alone in e-books pricing lawsuit; Publishers agreed to settlement


It appears as if some serious problem is going to be created for Apple as it’s trial on ebook price fixing charges is filed by the U.S. government begins on Monday in New York. Apple will have to alone deal with the charges put across by the U.S. Department of Justice in a non-jury trial.Continue reading “Apple is alone in e-books pricing lawsuit; Publishers agreed to settlement”

Google Nexus 4 launches in India; Pre-order bookings start on e-commerce sites


The LG Google Nexus 4’s pre-order has opened in India. The key features of the includes a 4.7-inch WXGA (1280 x 768) True HD IPS Plus Display. There is a Photo Sphere Camera with 2100 mAh Sio+ Battery. In terms of processors it boasts of a Snapdragon S4 Pro 1.5 GHz Quad Core Processor (AdrenoContinue reading “Google Nexus 4 launches in India; Pre-order bookings start on e-commerce sites”

Samsung courts Apple’s suppliers amidst increasing demand for its smartphones


Samsung’s supply chain has begun to feel the pressure as the company continues to retain leadership position in the global smartphone sales. Gartner recently announced figures according to which Android emerged as the preferred operating system, riding on the success of which Samsung holds 30.8 percent of the global marketshare for smartphone sales. Going byContinue reading “Samsung courts Apple’s suppliers amidst increasing demand for its smartphones”

Nook HD and HD+ update to add Google Play store access


The Nook tablets range contains several solid Android devices. The only problem remained until now was related to the limited app store created by Barnes & Noble. The problem is going to end now with software update which is going to include full access to the Google Play store and all its apps to theContinue reading “Nook HD and HD+ update to add Google Play store access”

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”

Samsung Galaxy S4 guessed to have 5 inch screen (VIDEO)


The 5-inch big screen size is going to become a regular feature after Samsung is going to offer the feature in its coming Galaxy S4 smartphone handset. The Dell Streak is one such phone that began the trend in smartphone industry based on Android platform after its launch in 2010. Some people may not believeContinue reading “Samsung Galaxy S4 guessed to have 5 inch screen (VIDEO)”