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Motorola Vs. Apple: Battle is On!

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As soon as new technology is introduced in the smart phones, sales war starts among the competitive companies. Now is the time for online sellout for Motorola’s Droid X. Although the companies do not reveal their actual sales data, the Droid X seems to be sold out in advance on internet sales and soon it will be short.

Droid’s Sale

Droid X and iPhone

According to research, the Verizon version of Google’s smart phone is doing great sale and in short supply at Verizon stores. Soon it is will be the same with retailers. So everyone wants change, other than Apple’s I-phone, whose sale is now reduced due to its reception difficulty. Verizon also promoted the Droid a lot, which is offered by other carriers too. Droid has not very quick sale now and it is unfamiliar to many but it is said to the potential to catch the sales of Apple’s iPhone.

Droid’s Advantage

The droid promoters say that apple is only at the top for its sales not for its usability. According to them Droid is more user friendly than Apple in many applications. In Droid the users are being able to create their own applications without having to submit them to Apple. It has multiple carriers, including AT&T, Sprint, Verizon and T-Mobile.

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Blackberry Playbook Review

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Blackberry has launched new BlackPad tablet along with their new operating system. But there is a minor fault that we don’t know the real name of this product we call it so because RIM have announced it. As they have announced it they called it professional tablets this means that it has established for the users that are already using the BlackBerry smart phones. This combination means the transfer of data on the bigger screen. This can be done using Bluetooth connection. Through all this we can’t say that playbook is only for the users of Blackberry. By its specifications we can know that it contains a 7 inch screen, 1GHz core CPU etc. Here are some more specifications of this product of Blackberry:

Specifications:

BlackBerry Tablet OS

  • BlackBerry Tablet OS with support for symmetric multiprocessing
  • 7” LCD, 1024 x 600, WSVGA, capacitive touch screen with full multitouch and gesture support
  • 1 GB RAM o 1 GHz dual-core processor
  • Dual HD cameras (3 MP front facing, 5 MP rear facing), supports 1080p HD video recording
  • Wi-Fi – 802.11 a/b/g/n
  • Audio playback: MP3, AAC, WMA
  • Video playback: 1080p HD Video, H.264, MPEG, DivX, WMV
  • HDMI video output
  • Connectors: microHDMI, microUSB, charging contacts
  • Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR
  • Measures 5.1”x7.6”x0.4” (130mm x 193mm x 10mm)
  • Weighs less than a pound (approximately 0.9 lb or 400g)
  • Open, flexible application platform with support for WebKit/HTML-5, Adobe Flash Player 10.1, Adobe Mobile AIR, Adobe Reader, POSIX,  OpenGL, Java.

Explaination:

We can’t say that it is only a business tablet but it is in the competition with iPad on the basis of its specifications. But not on the battery life which is not explained by RIM’s. But it should be nearer to iPad’s battery life that is 10 hours. Read the full story

10 Things Google has to Change in Android 3.0

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There is good news for all the Android fans, “Android 3.0 has been released in the market” and it is the most beautiful device ever. This incredible operating system has been released for the Motorola Xoom tablet. This is a marvelous system that has given life to the Android smart phones first and now it is going to make larger touch screens like Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 lavish.

Android 3.0 is expected to be a big hit for tablet PCs of different manufacturers like Acer, HTC, Dell, LG, MSI, Asus and Toshiba. The much enhanced operating system of Google has boasted the number of upgrades.

Android 3.0 Release Date

The release date for the marvelous system named Android 3.0 is not finalized yet and is a bit unclear. The manufacturers of Motorola Xoom have already released it in the United States of America but others are waiting for Google to ensure that they can put their devices for sale in the market.

According to some of the most authentic sources the release of Android 3.0 is expected in just few weeks. People are looking forward to the huge supply of Android 3.0 tablets in the PC market at the time of its release. It is assured that the final launch is going to happen in next few weeks.

Tseng is a senior marketing manager at Google. It is reported that in the year 2008, he didn’t mentioned tablet PCs, but he did revealed a bit about an operating system that is expected to work on different computing devices. He also declared that he was a proud owner of Android prototype phone.

Android 3.0 is an Open Source

Android 3.0 is considered as a project by Google that is open source. It is observed that Google has not managed to make an extraordinary income so far from the operating system and they have planned to generate revenue through their traditional way of ads that show up while you are searching something.

The developers of this operating system have got full access to the base code. They have also gained an access to the search-able documentation.

Flexible Base Code

The only drawback of Android in the past was that its code was really flexible that made easier for it to run on various different kinds of devices. However, the interface of Android is specially designed for smart phones. The Android 3.0 is very incredible in looks as it has been observed that it has made a much better use of the tablets’ screen size.

You can understand it better with the example of Gmail. It runs best on the smart phones in the vertical orientation as it is easy that way to scan through the emails. You can run a preview pane on the right side of your tablet and your messages on the left with the help of Android 3.0 if you are an email client.

The screen size of the tablet is often accommodated with the Android 3.0, but sometimes there are some apps that still run in the smart phone mode. Android 3.0 is supposed to be much sleeker for the tablet PCs in comparison with the iOS 4.3 that is currently running on the iPad 2. The preview of the open apps is shown by the pop-ups that resemble with the thumbnail views. On the other hand the settings are also more advanced along with the status overlays.

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Blogging Offers Endless Possibilites

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The World Wide Web continues to offer different ways for individuals to express themselves. There are abundant opportunities for advertising, communicating, presenting, and sharing information on the web. The way that this is done has changed tremendously as the internet has evolved along with the demands and concerns of those that build and maintain websites.

Web hosting is different from the early stages, and a lot of this has to do with blogging. The blog revolution has taken off in leaps and bounds, and there is no sign of a decline in this phenomenon. A major attraction that has fueled the blog craze is the fact that many blogs are free.

WordPress, for example, is one of the most popular blog spots on the web. It has overshadowed many of the other blogging sites because there are so many advantages that come with the word press blogs. The site actually offers both free and premium blog space, but the free blogs are obviously the ones that most people sign up for.

Blogs are continuing to gain an even wider following as more people look for ways to express themselves on the web. The smart phones and iPad are just a few of the technological advancements that allow people to follow others on the web. Web surfers are always looking for some random blog to add to their list of favorite sites to search. Read the full story

Best Selling Mobile Phones of All Times

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In this era of technology mobile phone is requirement of every person and also has positive effects on society. Mobile technology enables you to get connect all over the world through internet and get information of any part of world (breaking news) when it happens. Mobile technology enables you to make fast and informed decisions.

Mobile technology is very useful in many departments of social life and smart phones with capabilities of browsing the internet, audio/video calls, and sharing large files, mobile technology has made it more efficient to communicate and conduct meetings and business. Some Top Selling Phones make good effects on economy of mobile companies.

In these competitors Best Selling Phone gets more benefit due to its sharp and smart features. Mostly mobile phones with highest sale having balance in their prices with features, so they are affordable for every class. Here we are introducing some Best Selling Phones.

Nokia Series:

  1. Nokia 5310:

Nokia 5310 is an express music phone. Main body color is grey, red, black or white and about a centimeter thick. It was released in 2007 and it features many music specific features as well as a 2.0 megapixel camera. It comes with 30 MB internal memory, 32 MB system RAM (2MB of heap memory for apps).Its weight is 71 g, it comes with a dedicated audio chip, which delivers better audio quality, as well as video. It has basic organizer functions including a calendar, to-do list, and notes and it can play FM Radio and receive call with the headset’s button.

2. Nokia N97:

It is a smart and stylish model of nokia series with sharp features. It is actually category of those phones which are in highest sale. It made good repute in Top Selling Phones. It is a touch screen mobile phone in the N series by Nokia. It was released worldwide, on 26 June 2009. It comes with a slide-out QWERTY keyboard. Its talk time is 9.5 hours; LCD size is (640×360 px) 3.5 inch. Its weight is 150 g for original. Its Video recording: Up to 3.6 hours (offline mode) and Standby time: Up to 17 days (3G), 18 days (GSM).

Another version on Nokia N97 is Nokia N97 Mini, having some features of N97 but some differences for instance it is downsize than Nokia N97, another difference is top left the big D-pad has been replaced with four arrow keys at right side. Space between keys is also more than original design. It has some similarities with original model i-e 3.2 inch touch screen, 8 GB of storage memory, removal of FM transmitter, and a shorter battery life. Its LCD size is (640×360 px) 3.2 inch. Weight: 138 g for mini .

3.  Nokia N95:

The phone was released at the end of March 2007. This is a portable device is a Smart phone produced by Nokia as part of their N series. The N95 has built-in Wi-Fi, with which it can access the Internet, audio/video chat, it also has built-in Blue-tooth and works with wireless earpieces. The N95 includes a built-in accelerometer. Its weight is 120 g and comes with 160 MB Memory, 240×320 px, 2.6 in, TFT LCD display, USB 2.0, Blue-tooth 2.0, Wi-Fi b/g, Infrared and Rear Camera of 5 Megapixel.

Its capabilities include video recording and video conferencing, a FM Radio tuner, multi-tasking to allow several applications to run simultaneously, MMS and e-mail and a web browser with support for Adobe Flash, HTML and JavaScript.

Its different versions are:

  • N95 NAM (N95-3): designed specifically for the North American market
  • N95 8GB (N95-2): N95-2, internally known as RM-320, comes with 8 gigabytes of internal storage and a larger display
  • N95 CHINA (N95-5): the N95-5 is targeted at the Chinese market
  • N95 8GB NAM (N95-4): with support for North American
  • N95 CHINA (N95-5)
  • N95 8GB CHINA (N95-6)

The lower cost N95-5 and N95-6 for the Chinese market.

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Nokia 1100:

This is also including in phones With Highest Sale. This is a very simple mobile in nokia series. It was launched in late 2003; 250 million 1100′s have been sold since 2003. The Nokia 1100 was designed at Nokia Design Center in California. Its style is not too much modern but it gets popularity among more modern cell phones with more features. It was target among those users who a simple use of cell phone only related to a phone call or SMS just text messages, alarm clock or calendar. Its display is 96 x 65 Monochrome.

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Mobile Car Apps for the Future

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Sometimes ago, apps were only dominated in the smart phones. But apps are now become an important part of driving due to smarting up of cars as well. Smart phone apps are usually attached with the electric vehicles. These apps can track the level of charging and control the different functions of vehicle.  Vehicles can able to communicate with the mobiles using built-in software for apps. It can change the way of driving using available car apps as describe here.

Leaf iPhone App of Nissan

Nissan is introducing the Leaf iPhone app along with its application. People can easily check the battery life of the cars using this app. Moreover, it can also inform about the required time and cost to recharge the battery. Leaf owners can able to detect the internal temperature. It can also be used to remotely turn on the heater and air-conditioner. It is similarly operated as a remote control. However, people can easily detect the extra heating and cooling spends with the added temperature information application.

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OnStar Mobile App of General Motors

Mobile app idea of Nissan was greatly inspired the General Motors. Now, apps of GM will also be available for Android, iPhone and BlackBerry. It allows the users to track the battery level and provide remote control functions.Moreover, it can send the alerts about recharging of battery. Its users can also remotely open the locks of car doors.

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Top 10 Best Android 3.0 Features

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The Android 3 can be made widely popular amongst the customers with the incorporation of following features:

Battery Life/Power Management Improvements

The most popular Android enhancements is battery life. The smart phones are infamous because of having little battery time period.  Android is, however, best amongst the worst lot. This feature varies between the different handsets. Nonetheless, some of the Android phones are really with pathetic battery life.

Now with the splashing technological breakthrough and more active magnitude of power usage, Android has been much ahead of its competitors in having a better battery life

Homing/ Tracking Facility

This feature has must amazed many of the customers, especially those who want to keep a track of their friends and loved ones; certainly with their permission. Tracking is also a good choice, especially in case of loss of your phone; generally you will require another phone or a personal computer to locate your missing phone.

New Android Market

There has been an exceptional growth in the Android marketing.  However, it is very unfortunate that technologically Android is not compatible with thousands of applications.  You don’t really find a good way to look for the applications that you have not used so far.

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Android Battery Life: How to Improve It

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Low battery life is a problem faced by many mobile-users. New mobile phones have thousands of features. However, this has also led to the battery life being reduced. Such complaints have also been made, in regard, to the Android phone. One is usually forced to de-activate certain features. This is in order to stretch the battery’s life. Certain easy tips can be followed, however. They can help you save your battery life.

Control

You can control certain features on your phone. These will be those that drain your battery quickly. Try using the Android Power Control Widget. However, there is no need to turn all the features off. The easiest way to do this is through your Home screen widgets. These flip things like Wi-Fi on and off. It is features like these that need to be controlled.

Calm Down

Try calming down with your status updates. This will help improve your battery life. Try lowering the notification frequency in the apps that you use. Constant notifications greatly reduce battery life.

Switch Off

Try switching off Google Life-Management Apps. If you can live without the calendar and G mail switch them off too.

Or you can also try to do away with Auto-Sync altogether. Remember to manually sync your contacts.

Disable

You can disable 3G on your phone. 2G is perfect for making calls and texts. Only if you need to do emergency web-browsing is 3G required.

Decrease the Screen Brightness

This is a sure shot way of improving battery life.

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Top 5 Smartphones

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Cell phones have become a necessity now, and almost everyone is seen to be sporting a phone that complements their lifestyle. For the year 2010, there are five top notch phones that screams style, luxury, elegance, connectivity, and pure intelligence! Here is a review of five of the top cell phones.

1). Apple iPhone

The Apple iPhone is considered to be on the top level, regardless of some of the flaws that has been associated with it. Getting millions of users every week, the Apple iPhone 4G has thousands of apps, and kicks off at the price of $299. The main problems with this phone was the call quality and the signal reception, which people had associated with the design of a metal plate on the side of the phone. When the phone is tilted, the signal is lost. However, despite this, it still ranges as the compact, one in all phone that ensures connectivity to the internet and to people!

2).HTC Droid Incredible

The HTC Droid Incredible is Verizon’s 3G smart phone that boasts amazing speed and connectivity. Verizon joined hands with Google and ventured to have Google’s Android OS into their latest phone set, that is the HTC Droid. It has a 8-megapixel camera with 8GB internal memory. A great phone for music and picture lovers. For connectivity there is Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, Edge, 3G. Simply everything, just at the starting price of $199 – $599.

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