When the new iPad starred in an entertaining magic show… (video)

When Apple launched the original iPad back in 2010, it described it as a ‘magical and revolutionary’ device. There was no doubt it was revolutionary, but the ‘magical’ aspect of it was still shaky-dicey. Of course, we’ve seen plenty of magical acts featuring Apple’s popular gadget but none as entertaining and crisp as what we … Continue reading “When the new iPad starred in an entertaining magic show… (video)”

Apple releases first TV ad for the new iPad (video)

Just hours after Apple unveiled to the world the new iPad, the Cupertino company has gone ahead with the release of a first TV commercial for the “resolutionary” gadget, focusing, as expected, on the device’s retina display. “When a screen becomes this good, it’s simply you and the things you care about.” Check out the … Continue reading “Apple releases first TV ad for the new iPad (video)”

Nokia Lumia 800 and 710 Windows Phones leak ahead of tomorrow’s announcement at Nokia World

With just hours to go for Nokia World to kick off, two new Nokia Windows Phone devices have made their way out a little too early before they are dashed out officially tomorrow. The two devices in question are the Lumia 800 and Lumia 710 — both, of course, running Microsoft’s Windows Phone OS donning … Continue reading “Nokia Lumia 800 and 710 Windows Phones leak ahead of tomorrow’s announcement at Nokia World”

India finally launch world’s cheapest tablet — ‘Aakash’

The Government Of India has kept its promise and finally launched, as scheduled, the cheapest tablet the world has seen named ‘Aakash’. Previously expected to arrive earlier this year, the tablet’s October launch has bought a huge sigh of relief to people, especially students, all over India. Costing the government Rs. 2,276 (Approx. $49.98), the device  will … Continue reading “India finally launch world’s cheapest tablet — ‘Aakash’”

Apple Announces New iPod Touch, available from October 12

Apart from the Nano, Apple has updated the Touch as well, giving users a host of new products today. Prices 8GB – $199 32GB – $299 64GB – $399 Please note there is no 16GB update The new iPod Touch will be available from October 12.

Samsung Galaxy Note gets launch date

Remember Samsung’s mini tablet / large smartphone they unveiled at the IFA show in Berlin last month which goes by the name of Galaxy Note? It has apparently been given a launch date — November 17. Korean gadget maker Samsung had announced the device last month, which looks like either a monster smartphone or a mini tablet … Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy Note gets launch date”

Spotted: iPad knock-off running Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread (video)

Look what we’ve found here: a 9.7 inch tablet that looks pretty similar to Apple’s iPad BUT runs Google’s Android operating system (2.3.3 Gingerbread). The knock-off is called Aocos N19 and, of course, like all other knock-offs, this device too originates from China. The device comes loaded with an impressive 1.2GHz ARM Cortex A8 processor (which basically … Continue reading “Spotted: iPad knock-off running Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread (video)”

iPad 2 with iOS 5 vs Windows 8 slate (video)

Microsoft recently unveiled a few Windows 8 slates at BUILD, a developers conference, showcasing the power of the new Windows operating system, Windows 8. While it is still quite some time away from a final release and launch, it hopes to take on Apple’s iOS 5 and iPad 2, a device that is already established … Continue reading “iPad 2 with iOS 5 vs Windows 8 slate (video)”

Park your Volkswagen with an iPhone with Valeo’s Park4U, be cool

Auto-part and equipment supplier Valeo demonstrated a cool variation of their automatic Park4U system at the International Motor Show in Frankfurt yesterday, showing how we can park a Volkswagen using their system. Equipped with only the ability to brake and accelerate, CNET explains a “Valeo representative stood outside the car, a Volkswagen Sharan, and parked it merely by … Continue reading “Park your Volkswagen with an iPhone with Valeo’s Park4U, be cool”

Is THIS the next iPhone?

A new iPhone-like smartphone has leaked its image into the web and is doing the rounds all over. The purported device, which was uploaded by a reader at MacRumors Forums who claims that the device IS the iPhone 5, was photographed yesterday in the office of a French wireless carrier. What do you think of the … Continue reading “Is THIS the next iPhone?”

Presenting the iPhone 5 (fake, of course)

There”s a saying here in my country which goes like this: “It happens only in India!” It”s not just a statement but a famous phrase used in many places. And for fake gadgets and products, well, we have to aptly say “It happens only in China!” The city of Shenzhen in Guangdong, China is known … Continue reading “Presenting the iPhone 5 (fake, of course)”

INFOGRAPHIC: 35 years of Apple Inc. products

      Apple has been ruling our technological purchases since 1976, ever since they launched their first product. Since then, Apple has grown to become a beast of a company, providing us gadgets since the last 35 years that has made life much easier for us. In remembrance of that, Mashable has shared an … Continue reading “INFOGRAPHIC: 35 years of Apple Inc. products”