Are you fed up with daily news of iPhone series? Want something new? Here it is. Recently, Apple won patent case in Germany against the Google owned Motorola. The Germany court has found Google-owned IT company, Motorola guilty of infringing Apple patents on the design of smartphones and tablets. [Read more…]
BrainGate technology is a branch of science defining how computers and the human brain can mesh together. It is a brain implant system. The sensor, which is implanted into the brain, monitors brain activity in the patient and converts the intention of the user into computer commands or to the subject’s desired movement. [Read more…]
San Francisco: Online retail giant Amazon, after a series of rumours, has finally pulled the curtain off a new set of Kindle Fire tablets, dubbed the Kindle Fire HD and a new set of e-readers called Kindle Paper-white. The Kindle Fire HD is an expected upgrade to the already popular Kindle Fire tablet that was released in 2011. There are three variants of the Kindle Fire, one that measures 7 inches and the other two with 8.9 inches of viewable real-estate. [Read more…]
Germany: India’s ace cueist, Pankaj Advani stamped his authority on the Professional Snooker Circuit by on day two of the European Tour-2 Paul Hunter Classic . He defeated former world number one John Higgins of Scotland by 4-1. Advani reigned supreme on the green baize as he recorded one of his biggest victories on the Professional Circuit last night. [Read more…]
The one of the powerful Internet auction site eBay has banned all sales of wizardly enchantments and magic spells, even if you have a vacuum cleaner’s worth of gold to offer. eBay is trying to shake off a reputation as a haven for fraudsters, with recent crackdowns on counterfeit software and designer clothing.
eBay said it was “discontinuing a small number of categories within the larger Metaphysical subcategory” based on user feedback that supernatural claims “often result in issues that can be difficult to resolve”. [Read more…]
During the past decade, many different computer systems supporting high-performance computing have emerged. Cluster computing is a form of computing in which a group of computers is linked together so that they can act like a single entity. Clusters are usually deployed to improve performance and availability over that of a single computer while typically [Read more…]
Ford India, the Indian subsidiary of American auto giant Ford Motor Company, is recalling 1.28 lacs of its popular Figo and Classic models to rectify some problems, said a company official. But the official still declined to comment to queries about the action taken against the vendor or whether the components are made by the company itself. [Read more…]
Miss China Yu Wenxia, won the coveted title of Miss World on Saturday during final held in a mining city on the edge of the Gobi desert. The mostly Chinese audience erupted in cheers and fireworks lit up the sky when it was announced that the home candidate, Yu Wenxia, had been awarded the title. She became China’s second Miss World winner.
Yu beat out 115 contestants, a record, in the highly publicized annual international beauty pageant. China also won the Miss World title in 2007, when model Zhang Zilin took the crown. [Read more…]