Windows Seven To Launch In Q4 2010?

There has been a lot of confusion regarding the release dates of Windows 6.6 and Windows Mobile 7. DigiTimes has now revealed that its sources have confirmed that Windows 6.6 shall launch during the Mobile World Congress to be held next month while the date for Seven’s launch will be announced at the same time. … Continue reading “Windows Seven To Launch In Q4 2010?”

Could The iTunes Get A New eBook Store?

After the iPhone launched and third party apps became a reality, the iTunes was introduced to a new segment of digital content called apps. The popularity of apps rivaled that of other digital content sold on the App Store like songs; so much so that an App Store was separately carved out of the iTunes … Continue reading “Could The iTunes Get A New eBook Store?”

Internet Explorer To Come With A Dashboard To Manage All Open Tabs?

The default windows of Google Chrome and a few other browsers show a thumbnail of all the recently viewed websites. Taking this a step further, Microsoft wants you to be able to organize your open-tabs better. In a patent filed recently at the US Patent and Trademark Office, Microsoft writes that the purpose of a … Continue reading “Internet Explorer To Come With A Dashboard To Manage All Open Tabs?”

Asus EBook Reader On The Way?

How many ebook reader manufacturers make for a saturated market? Just a year or two back, this market was virtually non-existant. Today, we have so many companies talking about making an ebook reader. So, what does Asus have in mind? According to rumors, there are two models that Asus is looking at. The first, DR-570 … Continue reading “Asus EBook Reader On The Way?”

Windows Mobile 7 To Come In Two Versions?

Folks at WMExperts are reporting that they have heard from several sources that Windows Mobile 7 shall actually come in two versions – Business Edition and Media edition. ┬áIt is also said that the official name for WinMo 7 shall actually be “Seven” and also it is possible that the two editions are referred by … Continue reading “Windows Mobile 7 To Come In Two Versions?”

Verizon Brings Location Aware Classifieds

“People may frequently use a classified media source (e.g., the classified portion of a local newspaper) to list items that are for sale and/or search for items to purchase. In some instances, people that are interested in purchasing particular items, may desire to view the items of interest in-person prior to purchasing the items. During … Continue reading “Verizon Brings Location Aware Classifieds”

Nokia Moves Ahead On Flexible Phone Displays

The next generation of phones wouldn’t need you to carry them in your pockets. They shall be flexible enough to be worn as a bracelet. While concept phones as these are not exactly new, Nokia’s new patent offers some interesting insights into what the company is working on. In the patent titled “USER INTERFACE, DEVICE … Continue reading “Nokia Moves Ahead On Flexible Phone Displays”

Yahoo Interested In Yelp?

After Google walking away from the Yelp deal (or the other way round?), it appears like Yahoo could possibly be wooing the local reviews website. In a recent interview with Brian Womack from Business Week, Carol Bartz, the CEO at Yahoo hinted at the possibility. Bartz was asked whether her company was looking at acquiring … Continue reading “Yahoo Interested In Yelp?”

Microsoft Developing User-Generated Advertising Model

You could soon be seeing your friends recommend products for you on your social network. Microsoft has filed a patent for a new advertising method for generating User-Generated-Advertisements. The patent elaborates on the low engagement level in ads on social networks because of the low relevance factor. To solve this, the patent calls for a … Continue reading “Microsoft Developing User-Generated Advertising Model”

HTC Hero To Get Android 2.1 In February

A Polish Android website claims that HTC Hero in Europe may directly leap ahead to come installed with Android 2.1 OS next month. Apparently, the news about this has come from the “top at HTC Poland“. We are not sure about the claims, but as we had already heard, HTC Hero was expected to give … Continue reading “HTC Hero To Get Android 2.1 In February”