Articles by Surojit Chatterjee
- New iPad 3 Versus Asus Transformer Prime: Battle of the Titans
March 20 2012 2:25 PM
Apple continues to dominate tablet market with its new iPad. Windows tablets are a few months away. At the moment when looking for some serious competition against the new iPad, Asus Transformer Prime is the first name that comes to mind.
- Duqu Decoded: Was Trojan Built by 'Old School' Programmers?
March 20 2012 1:15 PM
With the help of programmers worldwide, Kaspersky researchers were finally able to identify the Duqu Trojan's mystery code. Part of the malware was created with a little used programming language, which prompts researchers to believe it may have been written by experienced, old-school programmers. The Duqu Trojan is an espionage tool that drew lots of attention last year because it has many Stuxnet-like features.
- New iPad 3 Beware: Windows 8 Gearing for October Debut
March 20 2012 1:12 PM
According to a new Bloomberg report citing anonymous sources familiar with the matter, Microsoft plans to wrap up its Windows 8 this summer, just in time for PCs and tablets with the new OS to go on sale around October. The sources wished to remain unnamed due to confidentiality issues.
- NetZero to Offer Free Wi-Fi Broadband Teaser for 1 Year, No Contract
March 20 2012 1:11 PM
Back in 1998, NetZero was the first Internet Service Provider (ISP) to offer free dial-up Internet access. More than a decade later, the ISP is doing the same thing, but with today's access technology - mobile broadband. On Monday, March 19, NetZero announced its plans to become a virtual 4G service provider by reselling Clearwire's WiMAX bandwidth.
- New iPad 3 Posts 3 Million Debut Weekend Sales Record: What Makes New Apple Tablet So Hot?
March 20 2012 1:09 PM
Apple reported 3 million iPads sold since the new-generation tablet went on sale on March 16, marking the strongest launch yet for an iPad. During a conference call on March 19, Apple CEO Tim Cook announced the new iPad has sold in record numbers.
- Google Nexus Tablet: Kindle Fire Killer or Threat to New iPad?
March 20 2012 12:28 PM
We’re sure you have heard of the rumored Google Nexus Tablet being built by Asus. This little wonder tablet is expected to come with a 7-inch display, similar to that of the Amazon Kindle Fire, which is the most successful Android tablet, but it isn’t recognized by Google, as Amazon is using Google’s own OS to compete with it. If the Google Nexus 7-inch tablet is real, would it compete with the new iPad, or the Amazon Kindle Fire? We think it’s the latter of the two.
- New iPad 3 Overheating Problems Will Cool Down Sales?
March 20 2012 12:26 PM
Overheating isn’t new to the Apple iPad, previous versions always seem to have the problem but it wasn’t much of a factor to consider much, well, until now. No doubt the new iPad is hot - it’s so hot that the Apple sold 3 million of these little beauties during the debut weekend worldwide. How exciting. However, the new iPad is now heating up in more ways than one and Apple fans aren’t too happy about it.
- New iPad 16GB WiFi + 4G Costs $630: Guess How Much Profit Apple Makes?
March 20 2012 10:35 AM
When you go out to buy the new iPad, one thing you would realize is the fact that it is not cheap to purchase, especially the 64GB version. But what if you knew the amount Apple actually spends to produce each new iPad? You would be surprised by the price difference, and you may feel that Apple is fleecing you when you get to know how much profit Apple is actually making from each new iPad sold.
- iPhone 5 Rumors Roundup: From Release Date to Features (What We Think We Know So Far)
March 20 2012 9:56 AM
Apple iPhone 5 rumor mills have been in action since last year. However, despite being widely expected, Apple unveiled iPhone 4S instead, which turned out to be Apple's most profitable phone ever. The tech giant is now expected to launch iPhone 5 later this year and, not surprisingly, the rumor mills are spinning faster than ever.
- Samsung Galaxy S3 Leaked Photo Suggests May 22 Release Date: What Specs Can We Expect?
March 20 2012 9:01 AM
Galaxy S3 rumors are high at the moment after a new Galaxy S3 photo surfaced online, which indicates March 22 release date. The South Korean firm is expected to release its new flagship device at a media event in London.
- Forget New iPad 3: iPhone 5 Launch May Make Apple Stock Zoom to $700
March 19 2012 2:02 PM
On Friday, March 16, UBS analyst Maynard Um issued two research notes on Apple Inc. In the first note, the analyst raised Apple’s price target from US$550 to $675, expecting the launch of a new iPhone later this year to be the biggest launch in Apple’s history. In the second note, Um deemed the launch of the new iPad a success.
- Apple Uses $100 Billion Cash Pile to Issue Dividends, Buy Back Shares
March 19 2012 1:44 PM
Apple CEO Tim Cook has acknowledged that the company has too much cash lying around - nearly $100 billion just sitting in the bank. The CEO admitted so much cash is unnecessary, and should be spent on advancing the company.