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Microsoft Came to an Agreement to Buy Skype for $8.5 Billion

May 10, 2011
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Microsoft Corp. announced Tuesday that it came to agreement to buy the popular Internet phone service Skype for $8.5 Billion, the largest transaction in the 36 year history of the software maker. The acquisition of Skype would give Microsoft a valuable communication tool in its bid to become a contender of greater weight in the internet and the growing market for multipurpose cell phones. Microsoft said it will join the Skype features to its Xbox game console, Outlook email and [...]

Dell Inspiron 15z Laptop Review: Features and Specifications

May 9, 2011
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Dell has introduced its new Inspiron 15z Laptop, which is indeed an attractive device, especially for its ultra-mobile physique. The new slick, lightweight and ultra-modern notebook can be easily carried with ultra-low-voltage Intel® processors. It has a 15.6-inch high-definition display, 7200 rpm hard drive and in-built 7-in-1 media card reader. Moreover, it comes with more than 8 hours battery back-up that surely a big gain during traveling. Design Inspiron 15z comes with a sleek design that can be placed in [...]

Apple iPhone 4 Review: Features and Specifications

May 7, 2011
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Apple’s latest iPhone is the iPhone 4. This sophisticated device provides excellent communication and entertainment facilities. Features include, among others, Wi-Fi internet, Apps store, iTunes, navigation with GPS and MAPS support. Music lovers will appreciate the included iPod features. The striking design makes even some of the of the newer competition look dated. Front and back are glass, with steel edging circling the phone. The flat back prevents that “quivering” many phones are subject to when placed on a table.o [...]

Lenovo IdeaPad Y560 Notebook Review

May 5, 2011
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Every consumer wants to own a technologically rich device at a pocket friendly price. With continuous increase in competition, companies also try to present devices at very competitive and affordable prices. Following the same business principle, Chinese manufacturer Lenovo comes with its Y-models, trying to catch eyeballs of consumers with its trimmed down Thinkpad models (SL series e.g. SL500), its Workstations (e.g. Thinkpad W500) or the classic T-series (e.g. T500). This results into more performance-oriented multimedia options that surely attracts [...]

PlayStation Network and Qriocity Return This Week

May 2, 2011
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There’s good news for all those who were already on the verge of exploding by the absence of the PlayStation Network and Qriocity service: this week all services will be back and users will be able to enjoy from this Internet service once again. After the long wait that started April 20, 2011 and reached the month of May, the PlayStation Network and Qriocity users will be able to enjoy those services again, according to an official announcement that was [...]

Android vs. iOS (iPhone) Comparison: Which Phone is Best for You?

April 26, 2011
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Many users face a dilemma when choosing which smartphone to buy when it comes to choose which operating system is best suited for them. The prestigious Apple brand has its own operating system, IOS, and like any Apple product, it offers superb quality. But what about Android? Some say it’s the best operating system for smart phones today, offering faster speeds and convenience. Both operating systems promise and ensure a good performance on their smartphones, but which one to choose? [...]

Applications to Block Unwanted Calls

April 24, 2011
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The phone rings and you find out that it’s someone who you don’t want to answer to: the bank, call centers, wrong number, or that person you don’t want to know anything from them. What you need is an app to block these unwanted incoming calls. If you let the cell phone ring once and then send them to your voice mail, the person will know that you are avoiding them, then the best option is to send them directly [...]

5 Free Calculator Applications for iPad

April 23, 2011
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For users who want an iPad calculator application that is easy and free, here we have 5 different options so that they can do their calculations in a more practical way from their iPad. 1. Jumbo Calculator The first calculator is Jumbo Calculator. It’s a simple application that is known for having large buttons. This calculator allows you to perform basic operations such as: addition, subtraction and division. 2. PowerOne Scientific Calculator PowerOne Scientific Calculator is another iPad calculator. With [...]

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