Nokia Lumia 800 mercilessly beaten by iPhone 4, 4S in browser benchmark tests (video)

There was much ado about the first product coming out of the Nokia-Microsoft’s partnership, with early onlookers claiming the Lumia 800 to be faster than Apple’s iPhone. Fast forward to 2012 and the Mango-sporting device is mercilessly beaten by its iOS counterparts. Nokia’s Mango-powered Lumia 800 was pitted against an iPhone 4 with iOS 4.3 … Continue reading “Nokia Lumia 800 mercilessly beaten by iPhone 4, 4S in browser benchmark tests (video)”

Cape Town: The records that tumbled

Rarely do we see days like these in test cricket. Cape Town was host to some of the most unpredictable and unimaginable cricketing scenes today that set all the records tumbling, albeit in a manner neither team would appreciate. A total of 23 wickets fell today, with a part of all four innings being played. … Continue reading “Cape Town: The records that tumbled”

Under-power iPhone 4S muscles past Galaxy S II (video)

Apple iPhone 4S with its 800MHz processor was pitted against the Samsung Galaxy S II with 1.5GHz looking heavily under-powered, yet came out all guns blazing in this browser speed test and load times comparison, as demoed by SlashGear. …from initial results the iPhone 4S performs quite well, I’m sure everyone expected that as the … Continue reading “Under-power iPhone 4S muscles past Galaxy S II (video)”

England vs India T20: Preview

In 2007 India won the T20 World Cup in South Africa but this time India have to face the current World T20 champions England on their home soil. India lost the test series 4-0 and will play to win something in this England tour in the T20 and the one-day internationals. The Indian team has … Continue reading “England vs India T20: Preview”

Ricky Ponting quits, Michael Clarke stands up

Top-order batsman Michael Clarke has been named as Australia’s new Test and one-day international captain following Ricky Ponting’s decision to stand down from the post. Cameron White will continue as Twenty20 captain, with Shane Watson as vice-captain in all forms of the game. Clarke, who was Ponting’s regular deputy, recently led Australia in their 6-1 one-day … Continue reading “Ricky Ponting quits, Michael Clarke stands up”

Skype vs FaceTime: And the winner is…(video comparison)

In today’s world, connecting with friends and staying in touch with them is more of a necessity than a formality. And if you happen to be keeping up with technology, then video calling would be a major medium of visual communication between you and your close one. Apple’s trademark new addition FaceTime, and Skype are … Continue reading “Skype vs FaceTime: And the winner is…(video comparison)”

Sachin Tendulkar completes 14000 runs in Test Cricket

Indian batting maestro Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar has completed 14000 runs in Test Matches. He achieved this feat just now in the ongoing 2nd test between India and Australia in Bangalore. He smashed Nathan Hauritz for four when he was on 13,998. Sachin Tendulkar is truly the best batsman in the world in ODIs and Tests. … Continue reading “Sachin Tendulkar completes 14000 runs in Test Cricket”