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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 »

Apple Sold Out First Online Shipment of New iPads Globally

Apple Sold Out First Online Shipment of New iPads Globally

Apple has reportedly run through its initial online shipment of the newly launched tablet all over the world. The dates of shipment provided on Apple’s sites have now extended to March 19, which were previously scheduled for March 16 in the United States. Initially, reports were surfaced claiming that the… Read more »

New York Times Joins Mozilla-Knight OpenNews

New York Times Joins Mozilla-Knight OpenNews

Prior to an official presentation at SXSW, Mozilla announced on its official blog that the New York Times, ProPublica, Spiegel Online and Argentina’s La Nacion are all set to join OpenNews. OpenNews is, in fact, an initiative promoted by the Knight Foundation and Mozilla to bring open source innovation in… Read more »

Samsung Files New Galaxy Phone Trademarks

Samsung Files New Galaxy Phone Trademarks

The South Korean electronics giant Samsung is busy filing for registering new names for its future smartphones. Reports suggest that the company has filed trio of trademark applications in the United States. Apple has recently taken a step to simplify the branding of its products, as the company said in… Read more »

Apple Releases iOS 5.1 and iTunes 10.6

Apple Releases iOS 5.1 and iTunes 10.6

Apple has some major announcements in its media event held at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in Sans Francisco. The new iPad was one major announcement among others in the event. Apple has released iTunes 10.6 as well as iOS 5.1 for iPhone and iPad. The company also announced… Read more »

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