Google tips & tricks

Will new search engine Cuil win against Google?

When we think of search on the internet, the one search engine that comes instantly to mind is Google. The search engine has maintained a clear lead over Yahoo and Microsoft, the number two and three players, respectively, A team of former Google engineers and others who worked at eBay, […]

Notice to Google, Facebook on defamatory content on NGO

The Delhi High Court Tuesday issued notice to some internet and social networking service providers, including Google and Facebook, on a plea seeking removal of defamatory content against an NGO and a church from their sites. Justice Valmiki Mehta sought a response from Google India and its subsidiaries, Facebook, YouTube, […]

Browser tips & tricks

IE9 Beta Scheduled For August

Hot on the heels of the release of Firefox 4.0 Beta 1 we received word that Microsoft’s new Internet Explorer has been scheduled for an August release date. Apparently, IE9 had a strong start with more than 2 million downloads already. Next month we will get a first true look […]

Top 25 HTML5 Features

This industry moves fast! If you’re not careful, you’ll be left in its dust. So, if you’re feeling a bit overwhelmed with the coming changes/updates in HTML5, use this as a primer of the things you must know. 1. New Doctype Still using that pesky, impossible-to-memorize XHTML doctype? <!DOCTYPE html […]

iPhone tips & tricks

Apple iPhone 5 pre-orders start September 12

Apple  will commence taking pre-orders for its next-generation iPhone on September 12, the day the device is expected to be rolled out, said a blog post on iMore. The website had earlier cited inside sources while pegging the launch date at September 12. It had also said that shipments of the device […]

Apple’s new iPad

Apple on Wednesday announced a new iPad to replace iPad 2. The new tablet sports a 9.7-inch ‘retina display’ with 2047 x 1536 pixels and is powered by A5X, a processor with 2 CPU cores and 4 GPU cores. The new iPad will go on sale on March 16 with […]

Windows tips & tricks

Top 10 Tips To Speed Up Windows 7

The Microsoft Windows 7 operating system has been designed for delivering better speeds than its predecessors. However, as time passes by, the laptop/PC might tend to get slower. This is not exactly the fault of the OS. As the matter of fact, it is a common problem faced by many […]

Google Drive – iCloud, Dropbox, SkyDrive and Box comparison

Google has launched Google Drive, its online storage service. We look at how it compares to Dropbox, iCloud and others. Google Drive – Web, Windows, Mac, Android, iOS (tba) 5GB: Free  25GB: $2.49(£1.54)/month  100GB: $4.99/month  1000GB: $49.99/per month The search engine giant has opened up its new storage service to […]

Open Source news

Google Finetunes Chrome 6 Dev, Firefox 4 Inches Towards Beta Release

Google and Mozilla have release new versions of the developer versions of their latest browsers. Chrome 6 focuses on interface improvements and native PDF integration, both of which were updated in the latest builds. Mozilla released the second candidate build of Firefox Beta 1. Google should be close to be […]

Ubuntu 11.04 released

Canonical today announced the release of Ubuntu a fast-growing open-source operating system on April 28, 2011 for public download.  Ubuntu 11.04 stands out from its competitors as a genuine free alternative to Windows, allowing users to personalise their PC with free and paid apps in a way that’s proven hugely […]