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Amazon Signs a Deal with Discovery

Amazon Signs a Deal with Discovery

Amazon has recently announced that it has inked a content distribution agreement with Discovery Communications, which will enable Amazon Prime members to instantly stream prior seasons of series from Discovery Channel, Animal Planet, Science and much more from the company’s 25-year programming library. The new agreement includes many new programs… Read more »

Apple’s New iPad Features 1GB RAM and 1GHz Processor

Apple’s New iPad Features 1GB RAM and 1GHz Processor

The Cupertino-based technology giant Apple remained quiet typically over the specifications of the new tablet device. However, the benchmark tests unveil that the company has incorporated 1GB of memory in its device to assist its upgraded A5X processor that also ticks at 1GHz. According to reports, the company had made… Read more »

Sony Announces the Xperia Sola

Sony Announces the Xperia Sola

Since the acquisition of Ericsson, Sony has been busy working hard to make its presence felt in the rapidly growing mobile market. It has recently introduced a range of its monosyllabic Xperia smartphones. The company has already introduced several models in Xperia range at CES and MWC. We have already… Read more »

RIM Introduces $120 BlackBerry PlayBook Mini Keyboard

RIM Introduces $120 BlackBerry PlayBook Mini Keyboard

Research In Motion or commonly known as RIM is a Canada-based smartphone manufacturer that introduced its PlayBook almost 17 months ago. However, the product was officially launched just eleven months ago. The company struggle to bring a native email and messaging app to the device and almost took 10 months… Read more »

Google Chrome Extension Makes Hangouts Accessible to the Blind

Google Chrome Extension Makes Hangouts Accessible to the Blind

As we all know that Google+ Hangouts offers and audio and video experience, but this doesn’t mean at all that it is entirely accessible to those with visual impairments. On the side of a Hangout, there are available chatrooms where the participants tend to type a chunk of backchannel conversation… Read more »

YouTube Now Offers Live Streaming to Members of its Nonprofit Program

YouTube Now Offers Live Streaming to Members of its Nonprofit Program

YouTube announced recently that it is going to open up the option to live-stream events to its Nonprofit Program. The announcement comes just after last week’s live-streamed day-long event, organized by the ONE Campaign and RED on World AIDS Day. The Nonprofit Program of YouTube offers charities the ability to… Read more »

HBO Plans to Offer iCloud Users Access to Universal and Fox Movies

HBO Plans to Offer iCloud Users Access to Universal and Fox Movies

There surfaced some reports recently claiming that the Cupertino-based technology giant Apple is quietly working on to put together its own TV subscription service. However, reports also suggest that Apple is struggling to do well in its efforts. It seems that studios don’t want to give Apple access t to… Read more »

Instagram Introduces Android Version

Instagram Introduces Android Version

There is something to celebrate for Android users, as the popular photo-filtering and sharing app, Instagram, is soon to arrive on Google’s mobile operating system. Kevin Systrom, co-founder of Instagram announced at SXSW on Sunday that much desired Android version of app is almost there. Instead of providing any demo… Read more »

Gowalla Confirms its Shutdown

Gowalla Confirms its Shutdown

Just three months after its acquisition by Facebook, the company has announced that it will officially shutdown. It is obvious from the image given below, which is taken from the on the location startup turned travel guide’s homepage. The decision to terminate its operations seems to come on right time…. Read more »

Google Files a Complaint to Confiscate GooglePlay.com

Google Files a Complaint to Confiscate GooglePlay.com

In one of its recent announcement, the search giant emphasizes on the fact that it would now be mentioned as “Google Play”. Since this announcement, Google has geared up its rebranding process for Android Market.  The entire range of content that is currently available from Google will now be available… Read more »

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