Google to delay open platform for Android’s latest

Smartphone and other related device users will have to wait for a while for the open platform until Google finishes off the entire testing of its latest OS, Android 3.0, known as Honeycomb. The software was unveiled earlier this year billing it as the first version of its Android operating system designed from the ground up for use in tablet PCs.

Facebook interdicts 20K underage users a day

If it is internet and browsing, it has to be a social networking site for once if not for all the time spent on the PC, such is the addiction that has engulfed all the age groups. Right from a little soul to a 70 year old, the obsession seems to be relentless. With reports coming in from Australia, in the country alone, around 20,000 underage users are banned by Facebook everyday. About 1/3rd of the overall population visits the site each day making it a huge proportion marking the social site.

Britain gears up for 4G mobile services

Smartphone users in Britain who are highly addicted to their gadgets for Internet access mainly would soon be able to enjoy the online services at far better speeds. In the times to come, Mobile phone networks in Britain will be able to provide internet speeds up to 16 times faster than the current technologies after Ofcom, the independent telecom regulator in Britain, unveiled plans for 4G coverage.

Is Apple overlooking the strong Indian market?

A time when India’s strong tech savvy population is multiplying at a massive pace, some of the major global IT giants have apparently failed to notice the fact. This is specifically being referred to Apple Inc.’s response towards one of the fastest developing markets in the world that boasts of an increasingly wealthy, young population hungry for information, entertainment and the latest craze in consumer culture.

Apple litigates Amazon over App store trademark

Battlegrounds don’t seem to take a sigh of relief especially when players like Apple and other web giants take the center stage. Apple Inc. has reportedly sued in a bid to stop the online retailer from improperly using Apple's APP STORE trademark, according to a legal filing.

China again charged for blocking Gmail

Once again, the search engine giant, Google has come out in open accusing China of blocking the Gmail services. Several weeks of complaint from the Chinese internet users with regards to difficulties in accessing Gmail, persuaded Google to look into the issue closely. Finally on Monday, it came out with the following statement, “There is no technical issue on our side -- we have checked extensively. This is a government blockage carefully designed to look like the problem is with Gmail.”

iPad 2 supply shortage in sight

Not even a fortnight has turned when Apple came out with its latest launch in iPad 2 and the distribution channel seems to have some obstacles in the way. The ‘Market Research Group IHS iSuppli’ revealed that the recent earthquake in Japan could cause shortage of Apple Inc.’s iPad 2 tablet computer.

A sigh of relief for your Inbox

A move that is making rounds at every news corner is the recent action which has been taken successfully by Microsoft and US federal authroites. One of the most productive and major sources of spam emails globally has been busted.

US military to spy on social sites

With the growing security concerns in the US, the military has been making constant efforts for a period now to further make the environment safer and fine for the masses. The social networking sites are one of those platforms that need to be monitored more closely for better vigilance.

Wine lovers – time to raise a toast!

Great news for all you wine lovers. A team of British scientists has finally made it. It has developed a new technology with which it would be able to detect whether an alcohol produce is fake or genuine. Globally, there is a vast population that fancy drinking the most when it comes to habits and general likings and very often it gets a raw deal while buying a bottle of whisky. The concern would no more be a concern as it now would be able to decipher if it is getting the right value for its money.