According to Digitimes, one of the popular trade tech magazines, revealed as to why Playbook, the product by BlackBerry maker, Research In Motion (RIM) got late in hitting the stores. Since RIM's assembly partners were also committed to supplying touchscreen panels to Apple for its iPad 2, they didn't have enough supplies to meet its demand.
Groupoun is a group buying website which offers huge discount on everything from Spa, to teeth whitening to meals. Everyday Groupon features a unique deal which becomes active only if a minimum number of people purchase that deal. This business model has become a rage and has made Groupon the fastest growing Internet Company in the history of mankind. Its growth rate has exceeded that of Google and Facebook. This has given rise to a lots and lots of clones, LivingSocial etc are some companies imitating the Groupon model.
Great news for people into video sharing as Google announces renovation to its highly popular video sharing website, You Tube. The rising popularity of the site along with the objective of giving stiffer competition to other players in the domain, has urged Google to go for a fine tune.
For the Taiwanese computer maker, Acer, it would be one of the strongest challenges to come out in the middle carrying the all new objective of targeting the Apple and HTC products. With the news of the company’s CEO Gianfranco Lanci stepping down from the post, the company gears up for a fresh business strategy which was earlier revolving around a one off competition to Hewlett-Packard. Apparently, Acer tried its every bit to be the world's largest laptop maker by outselling Hewlett-Packard.
On everyone’s lips, it’s only the stuff about the social media giant Facebook and nothing else. Billions across the globe mark their presence on the most popular site in the world everyday and the numbers only appear to swell in the coming times. According to an analysis by brokerage firm Wedbush Securities that analyzes the valuations of private companies, Facebook will have a market value of $234 billion by 2015, up from its current valuation of $85 billion.
No prizes for guessing as to what’s THAT in the tech world which is making news at the moment. The much popular product from Apple, the iPad 2 is the headline which is being talked out here; however there is something else which is cropping out in tandem building up to a breaking bulletin.
At a time when disaster hit Japan is making every possible effort towards rehabilitation and normalcy, the out of control factors are making the situation stiffer and that is not just for the internal operations in the country but also for the socio-economic side outside the region.
Groupon is growing like wild fire and has the distinction of being the fastest growing company in the history of internet. Yes.. it has grown faster than google or myspace or facebook. This infographic captures its crazy crazy growth
Now the Television would soon have to make some amendments and bring about some revolutionary changes if at all it has to compete with the online players such as You Tube. The six year old video sharing website has become the second largest search engine in the world after Google. It is generating two billion views a day at the moment which is about 50% higher than what it used to a couple of years back.
Apple’s iPad was among the biggest launches last year and the fact was corroborated by the sales figure alone that rose to around 15 million iPads generating $10 billion in revenue. With a view to give Apple’s high profile product iPad some competition and aiming at breaking its monopoly in terms of popularity, the Chinese computer giant Lenovo launched its own tablet computer at home making an entry to the much crowded market for Tablet computers.