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Meet CyanogenMod: A Smart Version of Android

Love Android OS but hate some of its locked features? Time to switch to CyanogenMod, a tweaked version of Android with no holds barred. What is CyanogenMod? This Android operating system is an open source platform which can be programmed and modified to suit one’s needs. Popular mobile carriers do not believe in providing full … Continued


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3 Good Alternatives to Google Reader

When Google Reader announced its retirement, that was a setback for all of us who used it. However, that situation opened the opportunity for other companies to develop their own readers, and those companies will begin to fill the void that occurs when Google Reader shuts down July 1. Three options to consider as alternatives … Continued



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Ubuntu for Smartphones: A Winning Strategy?

Earlier in 2012, we saw Ubuntu for Android phones which united Android devices and Ubuntu desktop. Now the open-source virus-free operating system will be seen running on other smartphones. Canonical, Ubuntu’s official promoter and service provider, showcased Ubuntu operating system on a smartphone at CES 2013. The intuitive user interface managed to impress the crowd … Continued


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Recent Updates From Google: Preparing for 2013

Google is constantly updating the features of its wide range of products. A number of new enhancements and announcements were made at the end of 2012, which have positioned the innovative company to pursue new goals and improved user experience in 2013.  1.   Zeitgeist 2012: Year In Review Google released 2012’s Zeitgeist report in … Continued


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Mozilla to Launch Firefox Operating System

Ever since Mozilla announced its Boot-to-Gecko (B2G) project back in 2011, it has been creating a buzz around the blogosphere. Re-branded as Firefox OS, this project aims to build a complete web-based operating system for smartphones and tablets. The devices with the operating system are set to release in early 2013. How will it perform in the market among … Continued


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Free for 24 hours – Fruit Ninja and other Halfbrick Games

  The finals are done and dusted with. Celebrate the holiday season by having some digital fun on your iPhones and iPads, for FREE. Halfbrick Studios has reduced the prices of their games, just for iPhone and iPad, to an absolute ZERO for the next 24 hours. This is, by far, the year end’s biggest discounted offer for … Continued


Say Hello to Windows Phone 8

On October 29, Microsoft unveiled the new Windows Phone 8. With the mobile operating system market dominated by Android and iOS, Gartner research firm indicates that by 2016 the number of Windows Phone users will be close to that of Apple’s iOS users. Keeping its word, Windows Phone 8 came with a lot of surprises and … Continued


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LinkedIn Mobile App Upgrades: A Brief Overview

It’s been a bit more that a year since LinkedIn last revamped its mobile application with a completely new look. Despite this, it has managed to stay afloat in the competition among social networking mobile applications. As per the official blog of LinkedIn, more than 23% of the unique visitors were using the mobile application, which is a … Continued