Gabrielle Giffords launches tour against gun control, tour launched by firing gun


Gabrielle Giffords, the former Arizona Representative is celebrating the Second Amendment this week by starting off her seven-state “Rights and Responsibilities Tour.” Giffords explained in the USA Today op-ed that “it will be a patriotic victory when the Senate demonstrates the American values of practicality and responsibility by voting again on background checks — andContinue reading “Gabrielle Giffords launches tour against gun control, tour launched by firing gun”

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?”

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”

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”

Nokia Lumia 925 launched in London; First look of Nokia Lumia 925


Nokia has launched its latest smartphone Lumia 925 at an event in London today. In terms of the technical specs it appears a lot like the Lumia 920 and the Lumia 928. However the biggest changes made by Nokia in this smartphone is in terms of size and design of the device. The Lumia 925Continue reading “Nokia Lumia 925 launched in London; First look of Nokia Lumia 925”

Google increases free storage space three times; Drive update makes saving web documents directly possible


Google has increased the files storage capacity by as much as thrice of what it used to be. The company said on Monday that file storage utility is set to increase from 5GB to 15GB across all its services namely Google+, Drive, and Gmail. Google has made the announcement right before the Google I/O developers conference isContinue reading “Google increases free storage space three times; Drive update makes saving web documents directly possible”

Save yourself the oversharing embarrassment on Social Networking Sites and other places


Soon after having an argument with her husband, Vasavi Kumar, became really anxious and called up her mom, her dad, her sister and some close friends. “This is it,” she told everyone. “He is never going to understand me. I am getting a divorce.” The next day Ms. Kumar and her husband patched up. TheyContinue reading “Save yourself the oversharing embarrassment on Social Networking Sites and other places”

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”

Smartphones beat Feature Phones globally, Samsung leading the shift


Smartphones have captured 51.6% of the total mobile phone market with worldwide shipments touching 216.2 million units in the first quarter. The IDC’s data provides the understanding that this is the first time that hardware makers have shipped more smartphones than feature phones globally. It’s nothing short of a landmark for the smartphones category. PhoneContinue reading “Smartphones beat Feature Phones globally, Samsung leading the shift”

Next Generation Broadcast Imaging is going to hit screens with the ARRI Ikegami HDK-97ARRI debut


The HDK-97ARRI is based on an ARRI Super 35mm CMOS sensor and is developed with an intention to establish large format sensors in a broadcast environment. This is a dream project for two giants in the industry, Ikegami and ARRI. This imaging machine is like none other device available in the market. You can takeContinue reading “Next Generation Broadcast Imaging is going to hit screens with the ARRI Ikegami HDK-97ARRI debut”