Category Archives: Technology

Near Field Communication (NFC) will make our daily lives better


Recent developments around near field communication (NFC) have the blogoshpere buzzing. The top three mobile platforms, Android, iOS, and Windows Phone 7 are rumored to be preparing to support NFC. According to a recent study, one third of iPhone users … Continue reading

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Unique features in new Windows Phone 7 Mango


Windows Phone 7 introduced more than 500 features in its Mango version. Here’s a look at what’s unique as opposed to Android and iPhone. SkyDrive support(including shared folders) Internet Explorer 9 Twitter integration Xbox LIVE Avatar accessories Kinect integration Skype … Continue reading

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Designing for Mobile: Mobile Web Vs Native Apps


There’s a big debate out there on this topic but there’s no silver bullet. Mobile web and native apps offer different benefits and serve different audiences. You need to look at what experience your app needs to deliver? What you … Continue reading

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The Future of Communications


In the last century we have seen an explosion of technological breakthroughs like planes, travel to space, computers, internet, hadron collider etc which were unfathomable in the last century. I would like to put in my two cents on the future of … Continue reading

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Is Social TV the next big megatrend


MIT Technology Review named Social TV as one of the 10 most important emerging technologies that will change the world. It supports communication and social interaction in the context of either watching TV or related to TV content, harnessing relationships we already … Continue reading

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MiFi devices will be short lived


A MiFi device uses a wireless 3G or 4G signal to access the Internet and then transmits a Wi-Fi signal that can be shared with multiple devices. Nowadays we carry a range of devices that want to be connected to … Continue reading

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Netbooks lead the way on how we’ll be using our mobile phones in the near future


Netbooks are set to revolutionize the mega-trend “Cloud computing” sweeping the technology landscape. Based on some findings released by ThinkFree based on a survey they conducted, Netbooks are mainly being used for for business, entertainment and communication. Another survey noted … Continue reading

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