As Google wants to offer users a unified design based experience on all its network sites, it has even redesigned its sign-in page that allows user to get access to Google services by logging in with their Google IDs. The new sign in page is in preview-mode, and can be tried by hitting the “Preview” button. Read More
Apple has released a new version of iOS 5. The new Beta 6 version of the world’s most powerful OS is available as a 144MB updated Over-the-Air for developers. Apple has also released new versions of iTunes and XCode. Read More
Google has added a new layer to Google Maps that brings weather details into the picture related to your location. Now, with Google Maps, you’ll be able to get the exact weather conditions based on your location. The new weather layer will not only show weather details and conditions in your vicinity, but will also provide the conditions across the globe at any instant of time. Read More
Beat Monster by MudPieStudios is an incredible memory based game in which you’ve got to hear the drum beat played, and replicate the exact same beat with the perfect combination of timing and preciseness. The games includes multiple levels, and although it appears easy at first sight, it does get tough as you progress. You need to memorize the drum beats including the timing gap between two consecutive drum beats, and then replicate the beat exactly in the same manner. Read More
Steve Jobs is undoubtedly one of the most influential people in the world. The one thing about Steve Jobs though is the fact that he is not very open about his personal life. However, that all could change on November 21st when his personal biography hits book stores around the country. Since Jobs fully cooperated with author Walter Isaacson in the writing of his biography, it should be the best look that we’ve ever had at the life of Steve Jobs. Also Jobs encouraged all people who were interviewed during the research for the book, to be completely honest in their interviews. Some of those who were interviewed include ex girlfriends, competitors, adversaries, colleagues, family members and close friends. I’m not usually one for reading books, but this is one I definitively am eager to read. Here is the full description of the biography according to 9to5mac.com: Read More
Google moments ago announced that it has agreed to acquire Motorola Mobility for $12.5 billion. Google’s Android OS which the company gives away for free and touts to be “open source” has seen much success recently, and to dominate the entire mobile industry and to go head on with Apple, Google CEO and founder Larry Page today announced that the search engine giant will be acquiring Motorola Mobility for $12.5 billion.
Recent news suggests that Apple once suggested a new form of MacBook Pros which sported 3G capabilities. It’s unclear still whether these are just rumors or if they are a reality. With coverage on 3G and now 4G networks becoming more widespread, we can expect more and more devices to be capable of using this service. Eventually it may eliminate the need for other internet services all together. But with more and more laptops coming out with built in 3G capabilities, we can expect Apple to eventually come out with a MacBook with built in 3G. Read More
Apple’s App Store ratings system should not be trusted because people don’t know what they are talking about. The humorous picture above by Xkcd demonstrates why.