See, your email can’t filter this Spam – Google

I got a spam email from Google. It seem to be trying to prove that Google’s Gmail knows better not to allow such spamy emails. But, I don’t like such blackmailing. I have used Gmail before and I know what I expect from email clients. Thanks, but no thanks to your spams, Google! The email…

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Blackberry being eaten by Apple and Android ? Research in Motion cutting 2000 jobs

Research in Motion has said today that it is planning to cut 2000 jobs. As a part of cost optimization program, the maker of Blackberry mobile phones has been struggling to keep it’s leading position in smartphone category. But, the success of Apple’s iPhone and Google’s Android OS smartphones has pushed the Blackberry from the…

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OS X 10.7 Lion Reviews – Likes and dislikes

OSX Lion initial reviews are pretty good. Some of the noted reviews are: David Pogue of New York Times says, "The Lion upgrade, in other words, is classic Apple: innovative to some, gimmicky to others, big leaps forward, a few stumbles back." Harry McCracken of Time states, "At $29.99, it’s a steal — the no-brainer…

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Goodbye Apple’s White MacBook, MacBook Air to replace it

Apple’s entry-level white MacBook will no longer be available for purchase for general customers. Introduced to succeed iBook and PowerBook some five-years back, is officially replaced by the entry-level MacBook Air. The MacBook Air costs the same price as the white MacBook, $999. Apple has said that the remaining stock of white polycarbonate MacBook will…

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Mac OS X 10.7 Lion release on Wednesday, Apple confirms

Apple has confirmed the rumor of Mac OS X 10.7 Lion to be released on Wednesday, July 20. Apple on Tuesday has released Migration Assistant Update, to allow users to prepare their Mac for the upcoming update to Lion. Apple says: This update addresses an issue with the Migration Assistant application in Mac OS X Snow…

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Skype in Facebook video calling – compared with Google Hangout

Thanks to Skype, video calling has arrived in Facebook. Yes it is in partnership with Skype as expected. The new video calling feature will give a boost required to compete with Google’s new effort to enter the social networking with Google+.   Here are some comparison of Facebook video call with Google Hangout. unlike Google+’s…

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Is Skype coming to Facebook ?

People are speculating on what might be the ‘awesome’ product Facebook is launching on July 6th. Some say, it is Skype coming to Facebook as a browser video chat feature. If the rumor is true, it would be a huge user boost from 750 million Facebook users. Skype currently has 170 million user. Neither Skype…

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‘Something Awesome’ from Facebook, is it going to be a reply to Google+ ?

Facebook’s co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg has told reporters that the company is planning to announce ‘something awesome’ by next week. Well, Google’s year-long preparation on the secret Google+ project has created an awesome product. I have no doubt, Google makes awesome product. But, every awesome thing don’t get popular. It has also learnt from…

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iPad 3 and iPhone 5 to arrive in Oct ?

In a latest rumor, new versions of Apple’s iPad and iPhone might be released in October this year. DigiTimes, quoting component supplier sources says that the Taiwanese component supplier companies are preparing to supply the component parts for the iOS devices ready to start the production in September. Pad 3 is expected to be "thinner…

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