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Google Chrome Strategy: V8+Gears vs. Silverlight

In all this hullabullo over Chrome, it’s a delight to come across voices that see through the clutter. Came across one such voice in a comment on Chrome by Josh Jonte Chrome, by Google’s own admission, borrowed heavily from Mozilla. Google … Continue reading

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Has Social Media changed the rules of the game (LinkedIn Responses)

In a previous post, I had argued that Social Media has changed the rules of the game. I had posted this question on LinkedIn to get a feel from people in the community and received several thought provoking and interesting … Continue reading

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Mobile is quickly becoming a lifestyle assistant

Image via Wikipedia Mobile phone is not just a mere communication tool anymore. With advancements in technology and lowering costs, new generation mobile phones are highly advanced, multi-faceted and most importantly ‘affordable’. The new iPhone is just $199 (with strings … Continue reading

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Cloud Computing offers Power to the People

Ok, so for those of you who don’t know what it is, here’s the Wikipedia definition: The computing resources being accessed are typically owned and operated by a third-party provider on a consolidated basis in Data Center locations. Target consumers … Continue reading

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What does Smartphone mean to you?

Image via Wikipedia In his post Mordy Gilden asks What makes a Smartphone ‘Smart’. He gives a few examples of what might be construed as a Smartphone, but with a plethora of phones from different tiers having similar functionality that … Continue reading

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The case FOR Mobile Video Calling

In my previous post I had discussed Why video calls haven’t taken off, here I’m making a case FOR Mobile Video Calling. I had posted this question on LinkedIn and IXDA forums to get some insights from people in the … Continue reading

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Why haven’t Video Calls (Mobile Video Telephony) taken off?

Image via Wikipedia It was supposed to be the next big thing but it seems to have fizzled out like MMS. It failed in many 3G-enabled countries that deployed it. Gartner’s consumer mobile hype cycle (July 2007) claims that wireless … Continue reading

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