Google revamps Maps for mobile and web with new UI at Google I/O. Launching in the summer, the new Google Maps will sport an updated user interface as well as deeper Google+ synchronization.
Google Now is now available on iOS as a free update for the popular Google Search app. The iOS app recognizes voice and actually looks hotter than its Android peer (the cards have a nice Cover Flow-like view), but can’t quite match the functionality of the Google OS version.
Twitter released a new application video sharing for quick video sharing, Twitter on Thursday officially launched this mobile service called “Vine”, Vine lets users easily capture and share short looping videos with a few swipes of your finger on a smartphone. “Vine” was a purchase rather than something homegrown, and sits mostly on its own. Twitter acquired Vine lat last year.
The new version of Xbox console will only be available to gaming fans by end of 2013. According to this report from Bloomberg, the company is slated to release the next version of its Xbox video-game machine, the top-selling console, in time for the holidays next year, according to people familiar with the company’s plans.
The new device is planned for Thanksgiving and Christmas sales, said the people, who declined to be identified because the product road map is confidential. The software maker hasn’t decided whether to unveil the new Xbox at an industry event such as the E3 show in June, or a separate event devoted solely to the machine, one of the people said.
Rival Nintendo’s Wii U has already gone on sale this year and Sony has also launched a slimmer version of the PS3.
Currently the XBox 360 has been a big hit for Microsoft wit the company selling nearly750,000 over the week around Thanksgiving, surpassing company expectations , according to the Bloomberg report.
So what is the new device going to be named? It seems that it will be called Xbox 720. This report in ArsTechnica states that according to a leak in June this year has a 56 page document which appeared to come from internal Microsoft slides leaked on to Scribd, revealing a road map for the new Xbox and this referred to new console as as the Xbox 720
the newly unveiled Aakash 2 tablet from DATAWIND has been a lot of chatter due to the controversy over whether the tablet is really an off-the-shelf product from China but there has been very little notice paid to its functionality, however Datawind made huge improvement over its buggy predecessor still the tablet is (not wholly unexpectedly) quite slow.
Apple starts sending invitations to journalists and techblogs for Sept 12th event. The image they attached in the invitation shows a number 12 in front and a shadow of number 5.
Indian Mobile Phone manufacturer, Spice has launched a new Dual-SIM phone that has inbuilt analog TV. The Spice FLO TV M-5600 has 3.2 inches touch-screen display with Flo Touch technology for seamless interface.
Today, Google adds another Easter Egg fun in its search result page. If you search for the term ‘Zerg Rush’ you will be surprised to see the fun. You will be landed on general Google search result page but within few seconds some Os
Google now adds a Share button to share webpages to its social media platform Google+. This Share button also works as the way Google +1 button does but with more control. By giving +1 to a webpage you simply recommend that page
Last month we published a post about prediction of Google Drive launch some where in April. And the news prediction was correct, as Google Drive finally released today. Google Drive is the place where you can create, share, collaborate and keep all of your stuff synchronized to all your devices.