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”

Microsoft’s Surface Pro Review: feature rich tablet (VIDEO)


Though Windows 8 was launched, it will finally make it to the market after the launch of Windows 8 Pro based Microsoft Surface tablet. “The Surface Pro is the first Microsoft-branded device capable of running a full version of the company’s Windows 8 Pro operating system. And although it comes in the shape of aContinue reading “Microsoft’s Surface Pro Review: feature rich tablet (VIDEO)”

Movies, music and books that made it to the “Best of” iTunes list in 2012


Apple has announced the best apps of 2012 this week with Action Movie FX app featuring on the top as the most downloaded app on iTunes. Action Movie FX app allows users to add Hollywood like special effects on their iPhone and iPad movies. The best game for 2012 was announced by Apple to beContinue reading “Movies, music and books that made it to the “Best of” iTunes list in 2012”

Apple, Google in the race to buy $500Mn Kodak patents


– Apple and Google have come together and offered to buy 1100 imaging patents of Eastman Kodak for more than $500Mn after Kodak filed for bankruptcy according to two people, who wish to remain anonymous as the process is private. – Partnerships to buy patents are common as chances for patent infringement related litigation fromContinue reading “Apple, Google in the race to buy $500Mn Kodak patents”

Black Friday deals for which you don’t leave your home or wait in crowd


Nothing compares to Shopping if you are looking for an activity to do. Just think about the prospect that how would a buyer react if he is told that whatever he is picking off from the shelf is going to cost the least. Such is the enthusiasm behind a Black Friday Shopping Spree, it’s justContinue reading “Black Friday deals for which you don’t leave your home or wait in crowd”

BPI isn’t convinced with Google Play over its position on illegal downloading of music


In the recent development over launch of Google Play service, British Phonographic Industry (BPI) that represents the biggest record labels of UK has said that Google cannot go about continuing the service without dealing with the menace of illegal downloading of music.  (Emeli Sande is the best selling artist in UK till recently for 2012)Continue reading “BPI isn’t convinced with Google Play over its position on illegal downloading of music”

Right before the quarterly financial results, technical analysis suggests, Apple’s shares may fall further


Apple may continue be the preferred choice for the elite consumer, yet on the stock markets front, analysts are of the view that the brand is going to face a tough time just before its financial results are set to be released on 25th October, 2012. These stock market experts take their cues from technicalContinue reading “Right before the quarterly financial results, technical analysis suggests, Apple’s shares may fall further”

iPhone 5 production at Foxconn mired by strike according to labor group’s report


A significant number of factory workers running in thousands at Foxconn have gone on strike on Friday. The news was first broke out by an independent labor rights organization. It was the Foxconn’s Zhengzhou, China plant where workers were not in favor of the stricter quality standards enforced upon them by the management for theContinue reading “iPhone 5 production at Foxconn mired by strike according to labor group’s report”