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.
- New iPad 3: Less Profit For Apple Compared to iPad 2?
March 19 2012 1:26 PM
Each time Apple releases a new product, research teams such as IHS iSuppli take it apart and strip it to its components to analyze costs and profits. And, according to the latest analysis, Apple seems to be making less profit with the new iPad than it did with the iPad 2, as the component parts for the new device are more expensive.
- Nokia 808 PureView: Will 41-megapixel Camera Phone Herald End of Point-and-Shoot Digital Cameras?
March 19 2012 1:18 PM
While most high-end smartphones feature 5-megapixel or 8-megapixel cameras, Nokia’s new 808 PureView, unveiled at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2012, packs a whopping 41-megapixel camera. With its PureView imaging technology, Nokia aims to raise the bar in smartphone photography far beyond what is currently considered a good camera phone.
- HTC One X: Will the Super Phone Hit Sprint Shelves Under Different Name?
March 19 2012 12:01 PM
Samsung Galaxy Nexus and LG Viper are going to be the first LTE smartphones from Sprint. Now the company has planned about the third 4G smartphone - HTC One X, which could hit Sprint shelves under a different name.
- Google Nexus Tablet: New Rumored Specs of Kindle Fire Killer Revealed
March 19 2012 11:49 AM
Amazon Kindle Fire proved true that entry level tablet users want budget tablets than high-end tablets. Hence, Google, working on the same concept, is gearing up to release a new tablet with partnership with Asus. The Google tablet, dubbed Google Nexus, is expected to be priced under $200 to enable it to compete with Kindle Fire. Let’s find out how the new Google Nexus tablet will put the fire out of Kindle Fire.
- Samsung Galaxy S3 Rumors Roundup: From Release Date to Specs (What We Know So Far)
March 19 2012 11:25 AM
Samsung Galaxy S2 has been voted as the best smartphone till date on most of Internet polls. Now, even a better smartphone is coming as Samsung is going to change their flagship very soon with Galaxy S3, which is believed to be in development.
- iPad 2 Design Makes it More Susceptible to Accidental Damage than Original iPad: Report
March 19 2012 11:04 AM
The new iPad is out and sales are skyrocketing everywhere the device is sold. But let us focus a little bit on the previous tablet, the iPad 2. It is still the undefeated champ with sales in the tens of millions. However, as great as a device it is, the Apple iPad 2 was and is still prone to breaking more easily than its predecessor, the original iPad, something we haven’t seen many bloggers talking about since the device launched back in 2011.
- HTC Lists 16 Smartphones for Ice Cream Sandwich: Which Are the Lucky Ones?
March 19 2012 10:57 AM
The newest version of Android is called Android 4.0 aka Ice Cream Sandwich, an OS released back in 2011 and is yet to feature on most Android handsets. The way things are shaping up, many users might have to wait months to get the new update. And in a worst case scenario, many might never get it as this is a what manufacturers have been doing in regards to Android for years. Luckily, HTC announced 16 devices that will get the Ice Cream Sandwich update in the coming months, and hopefully other de...
- New iPad 3 Released - Top 10 Trade-in Sites For Your Old iPad 2 (PHOTOS)
March 18 2012 11:31 AM
Apple’s new toy is finally out. The new iPad hit counters worldwide on March 16, Friday. The new Apple tablet is selling like hot cakes and the old iPad trade-in buzz is at all-time high.