Comparing the Apple Store and the Microsoft Store at the Same Time of the Day

apple store vs microsoft storeA user recently uploaded a picture that compares the traffic in the Apple Store and the Microsoft Store at the same time of the day. The Apple Store has got more people, many of them are Apple store geniuses and the customers are mostly at the Genius Bar (Apple’s in-store repair service). Microsoft’s store has got some people too, and Microsoft is advertising the new thin laptop from Samsung that competes with the MacBook Air. Read More

Verizon Inventory Gets White iPhone 4

Apple has confirmed that the white iPhone 4 will come this spring, and apparently this time it is for real. Verizon’s internal inventory database seems to have got the white iPhone 4 in two models, 32GB and 16GB. The numbering system does not prove that its is the white iPhone 4, but upon comparison with other white iPhone 4s (MC679) this one seems to be it. Read More

3 Billion Applications Downloaded from Android Market

androidApple’s patented ‘App Store’ has played a major role in the success of the iPhone. Many users believe that although the Android market has got a lot of applications, they are usually spammy and buggy. Developers prefered iOS because customers usually spent more money on iOS compared to Android. Google then revamped the Android Market user interface completely, and extended the paid model to different countries. Read More

Google Tripped into $1 Billion With Its Mobile Business

billionToday, during Google’s Earnings Call, an analyst asked for more details about how Google was fairing up in the mobile business. Patrick Pichette, CFO of Google did not reveal any secrets but said, “Without any radical effort, we already announced at end of Q3 this is a $1 billion run-rate business.” The mobile business is growing at an “amazing blazingly pace” and Google tripped into $1 billion.” Read More

White iPhone 4 Coming this Spring – Apple Confirms

white iphone 4Apple has confirmed that the white iPhone 4 will arrive this spring. Apple COO Phil Schiller tweeted earlier about the arrival of the much awaited white iPhone 4 in the spring of 2011, but this Wall Street Journal story confirms it officially. Bloomberg reported yesterday that the device would be available via both AT&T and Verizon, but Apple has not made any comments officially. Read More

Google’s Bob Matures, Comes Out of Labs

labsGoogle is making the two extremely handy Google Labs features, “Don’t forget Bob” and “Got the wrong Bob” available to every Gmail user starting from today. “Don’t forget Bob” suggests contacts that you email frequently, and asks you every time you are entering information in the To field if you want to include that person or not. On the other hand, Got the wrong Bob identifies duplicate contacts and prevent you from sending emails to the wrong contact. Read More

How to – Downgrade to Skype 2.8 on Mac

skype 5.0Skype recently released Skype 5.0 beta for Mac, and users who tested the new version were completely furious about the design changes. The new version of Skype complicated things, and made the most basic features like calling people, so hard. The user interface was a complete disaster, and for those who want to downgrade back to the usable Skype 2.8, get it from here. Read More

Craft Patterns and Triangles with Triangle Draw for iOS

triangle drawTriangle Draw for iPhone and iPad allows you to craft good looking triangles and patterns directly on your iOS device without much expertise needed. With Triangle Draw, you can create beautiful patterns with triangles. You get a pitch black board on which you can combine different triangles in different ways to create neat patterns and designs. Read More