“Steve died peacefully today surrounded by his family”. These were the words that were released by Steve Jobs’ family members in response to his death. This clearly indicates that Steve Jobs died in the presence of his close relatives and family members.
Keeping that in mind, here’s a video which has been spreading like wildfire on Facebook and other social networking sites, and generating millions of views. The video was first uploaded on popular video sharing site Vimeo on August 31, 2011, which was later uploaded on YouTube on October 6, 2011.
The video, however, is a fake and the [...]
Like Zune’s own Business Development Manager once said, all consumer electronics products have a lifespan, and today the (not so long) lineage of dedicated Zune hardware expires not with a roar, but with a promise to honor its warranties. Tucked away in the inner chambers of the Zune support site lies a page spelling out Microsoft’s final words on the device, “Windows Phone will be the focus of our mobile music and video strategy,” it says, “we will no longer be producing Zune players.” The Zune HD is survived by the Zune music service, which will continue [...]
With a lot of other announcements regarding the alternative options for the Personal Systems Group (PSG), HP is also giving up with webOS hardware specifically the TouchPad and webOS phones.
Although, HP will keep webOS ownership and continue its exploration to make it valuable for future but at the moment its not known that who will gain HP’s hardware business as there are many options are available there.
In July 2010 HP acquired Palm webOS for $1.2 billion and company claimed that they will give a new user experience by releasing webOS with their smart phones but after spending a full year [...]
Microsoft has released Silverlight 5 beta with enhancements, new feature and bug fixes, whereas the final
Silverlight 5 is expected during this year.
“Microsoft Silverlight is a powerful tool for creating and delivering rich Internet applications and media experiences on the Web. Silverlight 5 builds on the foundation of Silverlight 4 for building business applications and premium media experiences. Among other capabilities, the Silverlight 5 beta highlights dramatic video quality and performance improvements, and features that improve developer productivity.”
Silverlight 5 Features
At a press event in San Francisco HP has announced the third webOS mobile phone HP Pre 3 which is a business friendly device and could communicate with upcoming HP TouchPad tablet.
HP Pre 3 Specifications:
OS: HP webOS
Dimension: (64 x 111 x 16) mm, (2.52 x 4.37 x 0.63) inches
Weight: 156 g, 5.5 ounces
Display: 3.58 inch multitouch with a vibrant 24-bit color, 480 x 800 pixel WVGA
Slide-out physical QWERTY keyboard
Processor: Qualcomm MSM 8×55 (1.4 GHz)
5 MP camera with auto-focus, LED flash, HD (up to 720p) video recording, front VGA
Mono speakerphone, dual-mic noise cancellation
RIM has released a video to show off its upcoming tablet PlayBook to focus the enterprise that how Playbook can work with the collaboration of BlackBerry phone through BlackBerry Bridge.
You will watch in the video below that how smoothly PlayBook is performing the multi-tasking, opens documents and access business apps.
If you own a BlackBerry mobile and have a plan to go for a tablet in future then what would be your preference a PlayBook, iPad 2, Windows tablet or an Android tablet, write us in comments.
Women are a force to be reckoned with in both business and the blogosphere. In honor of these hardworking and insightful ladies, I’ve compiled a list of the Top 100 Must Read Blogs by Women. You’ll find that with very few exceptions, all of these blogs can be equally enjoyed by men or women. They are all written with an engaging, unique voice that they bring to their subject matter. Some of the names you will recognize and some you may be seeing for the first time.
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Bollywood actors Ajay Devgn and Katrina Kaif will be crowned the most profitable actors of 2010 at the “ETC Bollywood Business Awards 2010 – Evaluating Movie Moghuls” Tuesday. First timer Abhinav Kashyap will get the most profitable director trophy.
On evaluating the industry players on the basis of return on investment for the first time, the actors have won the top spots after the economic quotient of their movies was taken into consideration as a cornerstone for mapping their success.
“Figures talk, you cannot manipulate it, you cannot play games with it,” said Ajay, who has had six [...]
Thought all that T-Mobile G2 overclocking business was neat? Well, we’ll just call it cute in comparison to what our buddies Matt4542 and Joe just pulled on their Droid X and 2 devices. How does 2.0GHz sound? You impressed? Matt4542, part of Team DeFuse, is working hard at making this stable and seems to believe that it’s possible. Can you imagine your Droid family member dominating at speeds like this? See it for yourself running on Fission and the D2 after the break.
Update: How does 2.5GHz sound on your Droid 2?
Foursquare CEO Dennis Crowley has responded to the news that Facebook is taking on location tagging with Facebook Places, insisting that a redesign and new features will keep people checking in.
Facebook Places offers many of the kind of features that has made Foursquare a hit, but Business Insider received an email from Crowley insisting that Facebook users were already well served.
“We’re still a platform for location, specifically around sharing locations though check-ins, surfacing interesting things around you and using game mechanics to encourage and reward for certain actions [...]