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iPhone 5S VS Samsung Galaxy S5: Apple Wins For Durability

iPhone 5S VS Samsung Galaxy S5 Apple Wins For Durability

The iPhone 5S vs Samsung Galaxy S5 battle might seem a little unfair considering that Samsung’s best just came out recently, while Apple’s best has been in stores for quite a while. But as it turns out, the Apple iPhone 5S is the clear winner — at least in one area. In a related report… Read more »

Are You Affected By The Nokia Lumia 2520′s Faulty Charger Issue?

Lumia 2520 AC-300 Charger

Nokia has issued a product advisory for its Lumia 2520 Windows 8.1 RT powered tablet. The Nokia 2520 tablet ships with a charger that goes by the model name AC-300. Nokia has discovered a manufacturing defect with this charger due to which the company has issued an urgent product advisory, requesting users to stop using… Read more »

New ‘Kill Switch’ To Become Standard In Cell Phones

Kill switch in cell phone to be the new anti-theft measure.

Cell phone theft is on the rise in many countries. In the U.S., pressures from law makers and consumers have pushed companies to acknowledge the need for countermeasures. After July 2015, all new wireless devices associated with the companies that are part of the agreement will have access to a ‘kill switch.’ Although many believe… Read more »

Bill Gates And Co. Soup Up Snoop Safety For Google Glass Revolution

Google Glass Early Model

Bill Gates, again the richest man on Earth, could just rest easy and spend foundation money these days, but the Microsoft co-founder still manages to show up on technology’s forefront, this time with the first commercial release of the Google Glass. On Tuesday, Google put its $1,500 Glass spectacles up for sale to the general… Read more »

Amazon Smartphone Appears In Leaked Photograph

Amazon Smartphone

The fact that Amazon is coming up with a new smartphone — and that they are extremely secretive about it — was reported by us here on The Inquisitr a few days ago. In the same report, we had also talked about a recent high security meeting that Amazon had with select few developers who… Read more »

Almost Half Of Twitter Users Prefer To Sit On The Sidelines

Large Majority of Twitter Accounts Inactive

Twitter may be considered one of the fastest social media platforms to spread the buzz about any topic, but a new report suggests that a high number of Twitter users seldom use the service. A report by Twopcharts, a firm that monitors Twitter usage, reveals that nearly half of the Twitter users have no say… Read more »

New Nokia Phones Code Named Superman, Moonraker Appear

New Nokia Phones

Nokia might be getting absorbed by Microsoft but there is little indication that the Nokia brand itself is going to die. After facing a lean patch during its transition from Symbian phones to the complete different platform that is Windows Phone, there are signs that the company is on the road to recovery. Last week,… Read more »

Lenovo S660 Mid Range Android Smartphone Launched In India

Lenovo S660

Lenovo has bought its newest handset – the S660 — to India. The launch of this phone comes just a week or so after Lenovo launched another device – the A526 on April 2. Let’s take a closer look at the Lenovo S660 and its features. Display and Hardware The Lenovo SS60 features a 4.7… Read more »

Now A Satnav Footwear That Guides You Home

Lechal Wearable Shoe Guidance

Taking wearable technology to the next level, a new product which fits inside the shoe will help lost joggers get back on track. Called ‘Satnav’ footwear, the company has come up with a Bluetooth linked in–sole system that pairs with the wearer’s smartphone and offers discreet guidance. The makers claim that the days of trying… Read more »

ATMs That Attack The Attacker Coming Soon

ATMs can be coated with special coating that sprays thieves

Securing Automated Teller Machines (ATM) have always been a difficult and time–consuming job. However, researchers at ETH University in Zurich have come up with an interesting coating that could become a 24×7 deterrent for ATM bandits. ATMs have always been fortified with highly intricate and complex machinery that prevents even the toughest of criminals from… Read more »

Could There Be An Internet Blackout Imminent?

Workshop hosted to train for internet apocalypse.

‘Preppers‘ is becoming a well known term in American culture. There are people prepping for a nuclear war, a zombie apocalypse and many other situations. Now, they’re even getting ready for a possible internet apocalypse. The internet is something we rely on for a number of things. We use the internet for medical records, banking,… Read more »

Amazon Smartphone To Be Launched In September 2014?

Amazon Phone

According to a Wall Street Journal report, Amazon has been demoing its new smartphone to developers in Seattle and San Francisco in the past few weeks. The mythical Amazon branded smartphone was showcased to these people under tight security in secure hotels, the report adds. We presume the developers probably might have been under an… Read more »

Beyonce Accused Of Photoshopping Her Instagram Pictures

Beyonce Doctored Photo

Instagram is one of the best current-updating social apps people just love to use. Considered “better” than Twitter and way less cumbersome than Facebook (which so happens to be Instagram’s sister site), it is not a surprise celebrities would utilize it for their image. Beyonce is a prime example of a star who knows how… Read more »

Google Glass: You Can Buy It April 15 — And April 15 Only

Google Glass Goes On Sale For One Day On April 15

Google Glass is going on sale for the non-chosen few for one day and one day only — April 15. Whereas Google Glass has been available for some time for developers and those Google has deemed to be influencers, only now is Google Glass available to everyone. Well, everyone with $1,500 to blow on the… Read more »

Twitter Rolls Out Redesigned Profile Pages For Select Users

Michelle Obama Twitter Page

Twitter has rolled out a new design for its profile pages for a select group of users around the globe. This is the same user interface that Twitter was testing back in February. In a blog post announcing the redesign, Twitter says that the new web profile lets the user choose a larger profile picture… Read more »

CDMA Version Of The Motorola Moto G Goes On Sale In India

Moto G

Motorola’s Moto G has been a raging success in India. The device, which came to India exclusively through online retailer Flipkart, has seen sales go through the roof. Thanks to the phenomenal response the device saw in India, it looks like Motorola wants to replicate the same once again. This time around, the CDMA version… Read more »

Search And Rescue Drones Illegal After FAA Enforces Policy

Search And Rescue Drones Illegal

The FAA has used its executive power to make search and rescue drones illegal by grounding a Texas nonprofit search and rescue operation. The offending drones are five-pound styrofoam drones. Texas EquuSearch Mounted Sear and Recovery Team is a nonprofit company that specializes in assisting missing person searches. The vision of the group is to… Read more »