Nowadays there’s a social network for everything. Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn our three of the most popular out there. All three are used to network, connect and brand ourselves in ways we never thought possible just a few years ago. While Facebook is often considered the “most popular” social network, it’s not necessarily the most powerful. We’ll give you a comparison of all three so you can decide which social network is right for finding your place online.
The operating system war is far from over as more and more challengers enter the OS market offering something different to the consumers. Microsoft has remained one of the leading companies in the world when it comes to operating system and they decided to reinvent their mobile OS with Windows Phone 8 which is stylish, different and user friendly. While Windows Phone 8 is still far behind in the OS competition compared to Apple iOS 6.1 and Android 4.2 Jelly Bean but it still manages to attract lot of customers that want something different than iOS and Android.
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People attending “Skyfall,” the James Bond flick, were given free sodas before the movie started. A video began playing, telling them that if their cup rang, the Xperia phone inside their soda ...
Sony’s Xperia smartphones are their attempt at taking over the entire smartphone market, where close rivals Samsung and Apple already dominate. The company feels like their best chance at taking the market lies in flooding it with their handhelds. They’re even going one step further by offering near-identical phones, with the Xperia ZR and Xperia Z phones being similar in all but age.
For years it’s been a given that in most office jobs your employer provides the tools you need to complete your work. But according to the latest research from Gartner, this could all be changing.
BYOD – or ‘bring your own device’ - isn’t an entirely new concept. In fact, some companies already require their employees to use their own smart phones, laptops and tablets in the workplace. Gartner’s research has suggested that half of all employees will be required to follow a mandatory BYOD policy by 2017.
The dust and water resistant Sony Xperia ZR was awaited eagerly all across the world. But it seems that not all nations are going to be lucky. France, Germany and United Kingdom wont’ be getting it soon. Only selected markets ad some online retailers will deliver the phone. Officially unveiled recently, Sony Xperia ZR looks similar to its bigger sibling, the Xperia Z, but comes with a smaller display. The highlight of the technology in this –resistant Android smartphone is clicking photos and Full HD videos underwater.
In a world where technology plays an important role it is important that better software prevail in the market. While the smartphone and tablet market is really hot and happening all over the world it is the operating system that takes the center stage and offers tons of features and options that make the entire smartphone and tablet experience better. Apple has been among the leading technology companies that have come up with their iOS operating system that has offered some really great features. While iOS 6 is the last major upgrade that Apple has made to all their mobile devices it is the new iOS 6.1 that brings in new features that enhances the LTE compatibility. Let’s take a quick look at some of the top features and limitations of the new iOS 6.1 in the review below.
General Motors is definitely thinking big in terms of offering better driving experience to the customers. Hence, the automaker has now made an announcement of the new state of the art $130 million Enterprise Data Center that will be the best in the world and will allow GM to expand their global operations with ease and better options. General Motors said that IT operations are really important today because they form the backbone of the global operations that they have and therefore they have invested in the new Enterprise Data Center. GM also revealed that the new data center will house GM’s global IT infrastructure and consolidate multiple sites that General Motors already have.
Unlike Apple’s iOS software, that currently only runs on the company’s line of iPod Touches and iPhones, Android is a far more open software. Because the software is open source, since Google released the code under the Apache License, it can be found everywhere from the biggest of phones to the tiniest of smartwatches. Android software is all around us and it can be found on some pretty remarkable gadgets.
Metro: Last Light released in North America today. Along with it came a pretty awesome looking launch trailer.
The game Metro: Last Light is the sequel to Metro 2033. It takes place during the fourth decade of the 21st century in the not-terribly-original environment of a post-apocalyptic Planet Earth. But that repetition of a common theme shouldn’t dissuade the casual or even the hardcore gaming enthusiast. This installment carries some original concepts which are sure to impress those hungry for a sci-fi adventure.
So what if you’re no techie? If you have a business, it’s a big mistake for you to neglect online marketing. Even brick and mortar businesses need a decent reputation online, especially with potential customers using search engines to look for information. There is simply no excuse for you to fail, what with the many Android apps that can help you succeed in online marketing – even if you’re a business greenhorn.