Articles by Surojit Chatterjee

  • Xbox Lite to Debut in 2013, Followed by XBox 720: What We Think We Know So FarXbox Lite to Debut in 2013, Followed by XBox 720: What We Think We Know So Far

    March 27 2012 12:51 PM

    With advancement in cloud gaming, a new gaming console from Microsoft is being speculated. But before Microsoft debuts its true next generation Xbox, a cheap Xbox, called Xbox Lite, is expected to come out first.

  • FTC Urges Lawmakers to Pass Consumer Privacy Laws: What Next?FTC Urges Lawmakers to Pass Consumer Privacy Laws: What Next?

    March 27 2012 11:39 AM

    The U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) stepped up its game on Monday, March 26, and urged Congress to enact laws for protecting users' online privacy. In addition, the FTC also called on companies to speed up self-regulation, so Internet users can gain more control over their personal data.

  • Australia, Huawei Lock Horns Over Cyber Security ConcernsAustralia, Huawei Lock Horns Over Cyber Security Concerns

    March 27 2012 11:20 AM

    Huawei, China's largest equipment manufacturer, has just lost a shot at billions of dollars worth of infrastructure sales to Australia. In light of China's reputation for cyber-espionage, the Australian government has decided to block Huawei from bidding on Australia's roughly AUS$36 billion National Broadband Network project. The decision was reported on March 26.

  • Nokia Lumia 900 Release Date AT&T: Will April 8 $99 Debut Pose Threat to iPhone 4S?Nokia Lumia 900 Release Date AT&T: Will April 8 $99 Debut Pose Threat to iPhone 4S?

    March 27 2012 11:01 AM

    Nokia and Microsoft have teamed up to break Apple and Google's stranglehold over the U.S. smartphone market. AT&T will start selling the Nokia Lumia 900, running on Microsoft's software, for as little as $99.99 with a 2-year contract, starting April 8.

  • Windows 8 Versus Mountain Lion: Which is the First True Multi-Platform OS?Windows 8 Versus Mountain Lion: Which is the First True Multi-Platform OS?

    March 27 2012 10:37 AM

    Microsoft VS Apple, the old wars are back again. But, now the battle is for best multi-platform OS. Both the big OS giants are narrowing the gap between their desktop and mobile OSes with the launch of Windows 8 and Mountain Lion. But, which of these two can be called the first true multi-platform OS? Let's find out.

  • iPhone 5: What is Apple CEO Tim Cook Doing in China?iPhone 5: What is Apple CEO Tim Cook Doing in China?

    March 27 2012 10:35 AM

    Tim Cook has taken a step that Steve Jobs never did: Visit China. This is the first time an Apple CEO has visited the country in an official capacity, several sources report, including Apple-centric blog AppleInsider.

  • Apple May Integrate Baidu Search in iOS: Should Google Be Afraid?Apple May Integrate Baidu Search in iOS: Should Google Be Afraid?

    March 27 2012 10:35 AM

    Apple's actions are day-by-day making it clear that the world's most valuable company is separating from Google. Earlier reports indicated that Apple was parting ways with Google Maps in iPhoto and now, according to the latest reports, Baidu is going to be the default search engine for iOS device in China.

  • Samsung Galaxy S3 Release Date is March 30, Hints New Leaked Photo: What About Specs?Samsung Galaxy S3 Release Date is March 30, Hints New Leaked Photo: What About Specs?

    March 27 2012 10:05 AM

    Samsung is better in keeping secrets, at least better than Apple. So far, Samsung's next flagship smartphone- Galaxy S3 is still a mystery. Though most of the specs have been predicted and seems to be correct, the release date is still a secret.

  • Tim Cook: 3 Important Decisions That Makes Cook a Better Apple CEO Than Steve Jobs (PHOTOS)Tim Cook: 3 Important Decisions That Makes Cook a Better Apple CEO Than Steve Jobs (PHOTOS)

    March 27 2012 10:04 AM

    How much you know about Apple CEO Tim Cook? Do you think Cook is different or same as the mighty Steve Jobs? Is he handling the company like the former CEO did? Or better?

  • iPhone 5 Rumors: Release Date Fall, Features 4G LTE and 3.5-inch Screen, Smaller Dock Connector Almost Certain, What Else?iPhone 5 Rumors: Release Date Fall, Features 4G LTE and 3.5-inch Screen, Smaller Dock Connector Almost Certain, What Else?

    March 26 2012 12:20 PM

    Hardly a week has passed since the debut of the new iPad, that the rumors about Apple's next big product - iPhone 5 - are going through the roof. Though the release date of Apple's next generation iPhone is months away, it has not stopped Apple fanboys from wondering what impressive features it will come packed with.

  • iPhone 5 Release Date Rumors: Foxconn 20,000 Hiring Spree Hints at June Launch?iPhone 5 Release Date Rumors: Foxconn 20,000 Hiring Spree Hints at June Launch?

    March 26 2012 12:18 PM

    iWorld rumors are now focusing on next generation iPhone, dubbed iPhone 5. Apple iPhone 5 release date is one of the hottest topics among the rumors and the latest buzz is that Apple could surprise everybody by letting iPhone 5 debut in June.

  • Instagram Launches Android Sign-Up Page, But No Clues About Release Date YetInstagram Launches Android Sign-Up Page, But No Clues About Release Date Yet

    March 26 2012 11:19 AM

    One of the top applications of the iPhone, Instagram, is gearing up to make a splash on Android. We knew it was just a matter of time before the developers were forced to bring this great picture editing/sharing tool to Android, as the demand for it to be ported was great.

  • T-Mobile Slashes 1900 Jobs: Why?T-Mobile Slashes 1900 Jobs: Why?

    March 26 2012 11:17 AM

    T-Mobile USA, the 4th largest wireless carrier in the United States is slashing jobs like nobody's business. The company plans to cut 1,900 jobs in 7 call centers, as it tries to stay relevant in a cutthroat mobile business. This comes after the failed acquisition by AT&T, which ironically had plans to save and create jobs than putting 1,900 workers out of a job at a time when jobs are not easy to come by. The FCC who stroked down the deal must be scratching its head right now after this reve...

  • Tek Robotic Mobilization Gives Paraplegic New FreedomTek Robotic Mobilization Gives Paraplegic New Freedom

    March 26 2012 11:16 AM

    Technology is quickly advancing and many of the new, innovative tech toys released in recent years were things we thought would not have been possible earlier. Yet technology has proved there are no boundaries. Something new is on the horizon today, something that could change the lives of paraplegics forever if done right.

  • Angry Birds Space Skips Windows Phone For Now, But Should You Care?Angry Birds Space Skips Windows Phone For Now, But Should You Care?

    March 26 2012 11:16 AM

    Fans of Angry Birds on the Windows Phone platform are not happy due to a decision made by Rovio, the creators of Angry Birds. There's a new version of the most popular mobile game out, called Angry Birds Space. This version is the most innovative one among all the previous versions of the game that Rovio has been churning out on a regular basis. As you might have expected, Angry Birds Space takes place in space, but while the gameplay mechanics are the same, there are some changes that will m...

  • GeForce GTX 680: Kepler GPU Makes Nvidia Graphics KingGeForce GTX 680: Kepler GPU Makes Nvidia Graphics King

    March 26 2012 10:44 AM

    Nvidia recently revealed its latest graphics card, the GeForce GTX 680, claiming back the crown from AMD. The new card employs Nvidia's new Kepler GPU architecture for improved performance, with lower power consumption. Following the 40-nm Fermi, Kepler comes with a fully redesigned streaming multiprocessor focusing on efficiency, as well as GPU Boost to dynamically adjust clock speed within power consumption limits.

  • iOS 5.1 Safari Bug Allows Hackers to Spoof URLs: How?iOS 5.1 Safari Bug Allows Hackers to Spoof URLs: How?

    March 26 2012 10:44 AM

    A recently discovered vulnerability in Apple's mobile Safari Web browser allows malicious Web sites to display a URL that is not the Web site's actual address. This can trick users into submitting sensitive personal information. So iOS 5.1 users, beware.

  • New iPad 3: Without Tim Cook, the Apple Tablet Would Have Cost $5,000 Instead of $500New iPad 3: Without Tim Cook, the Apple Tablet Would Have Cost $5,000 Instead of $500

    March 26 2012 10:43 AM

    When it became clear that Steve Jobs was very ill, everybody was wondering who will take the lead, and whether the successor would ever fill Jobs' huge shoes. Steve Jobs was, after all, an incredible visionary, a creative genius, and many believed that Apple would dramatically fail without him.

  • Microsoft Bans Pirate Bay Links in Windows Live Messenger: Why?Microsoft Bans Pirate Bay Links in Windows Live Messenger: Why?

    March 26 2012 10:42 AM

    The Pirate Bay is the most popular BitTorrent site, but it is one of the most loathed sites as well. The torrent Web site has been attacked repeatedly in the past few months by several countries, and many ISPs have been forced to block their customers' access to the Web site. Microsoft recently joined the battle, and now its MSN chat service refuses to pass on links to The Pirate Bay, claiming they are unsafe.

  • New Apple TV UI Was Rejected by Steve Jobs 5 Years Ago: Ex-Apple EngineerNew Apple TV UI Was Rejected by Steve Jobs 5 Years Ago: Ex-Apple Engineer

    March 26 2012 10:17 AM

    Earlier this month, an update to the Apple TV brought along a brand new user interface for the set-top box, but it appears it's not that brand new after all.