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Most Popular Social Media & Social Networking Websites in India

Most Popular Social Media & Social Networking Websites in India

This article marks the beginning of the series on Social media and Social networking in parts of Africa and Asia starting with India, we will then take a closer look at Africa and one or two places around the world before concluding. [...]

Almost 35% of Chinese Android Apps Are Data Thieves

Almost 35% of Chinese Android Apps Are Data Thieves

A recent report from the Data Center of China Internet (DCCI) said that nearly 35% of the Android apps they surveyed were usurping data that was completely unrelated to the app’s function. Worse, they did so without letting the owners [...]

Facebook Hiatus: Reasons Why Users Are Leaving

Facebook Hiatus: Reasons Why Users Are Leaving

Facebook is without doubt the largest Social network on the planet, Facebook comes with lot’s of pros which ranges from giving you the ability to stay in contact with old friends, reach family across the globe from you, and possibly take a [...]

Helpful Tips For Making Money from Educational iOS Apps [Infographic]

Helpful Tips For Making Money from Educational iOS Apps [Infographic]

Tips For Making Money from Educational iOS Apps In 2010, an Indie French developer called Pierre came up with a rather simple idea: Develop educational iOS apps for iPad for his home schooled Children. In just two years after launch, [...]

Top Technology Companies To Work For in 2013

Top Technology Companies To Work For in 2013

Recently, Fortune released their 2013 list of the “100 Best Companies To Work For” which includes many large tech corporations with Google at number one still maintaining the same position it held last year for the fourth time, the list [...]

The Galaxy Note 8 Tablet will make its debut on February

The Galaxy Note 8 Tablet will make its debut on February

It seems like something odd is happening to the electronics industry. It seems as though smartphones are getting bigger, and tablets are getting smaller. Budget tablets—smaller, 8-7-inch counterparts of larger 10.1-inch big brothers—are starting to emerge in the market simultaneously [...]

Technology and the Future of Healthcare

Technology and the Future of Healthcare

There’s no doubt that technology has played and will continue to play big roles in our lives, things that were not possible before are now possible even in ways we never imagined in the areas of communications, travel, business, finance [...]

Technology in Schools – China vs USA

Technology in Schools – China vs USA

A new survey from Dell indicates there are quite a few things the U.S. can learn from China when it comes to meeting students’ technology needs. According to the findings: 1. China is more likely to integrate technology into all curriculum, 2. Chinese students [...]

Groundbreaking Gadgets Featured at CES 2013

Groundbreaking Gadgets Featured at CES 2013

Year in and year out, we are presented with a compendium of gadgets and technological innovations at the annual Consumer Electronics Show. Along with the extensive media coverage this event gets and the drool-worthy product displays, we are also given [...]

Top 5 Global Tech Startup Events to Attend in 2013

Top 5 Global Tech Startup Events to Attend in 2013

International Consumer Electronics Show, Social media week, Techcrunch Disrupt, Startup Weekend, Mobile Web Africa, the Webbys, South by Southwest, Tech4Africa, National Small Business Week, Global Entrepreneurship Week, Wireless Wednesda, just to name a few, these are some of the top startup events to [...]

What Exactly Is Search Engine Optimization?

What Exactly Is Search Engine Optimization?

Search Engine Optimization or SEO as it’s widely known today is the process of getting web traffic from the “free,” “organic,” or “natural” listings on search engines like Google, Bing, Yahoo, this traffic is free meaning that no payment is [...]

“Hashtag” Named 2012 Word of the Year

“Hashtag” Named 2012 Word of the Year

Hashtag has been named the 2012 word of the year by the American Dialect Society beating out “Gangnam Style,” “YOLO” and “fiscal cliff,” “marriage equality”, and “47 percent”. Hashtag is a word that is used on Twitter for marking topics or making commentary [...]

Facebook Design: A Look Into Facebook New Design Concept

Facebook Design: A Look Into Facebook New Design Concept

Facebook is without doubt a natural part of most peoples lives and part of the reason for its success is because of the targeted and personalised information the platform provides but how would a new Facebook design that would put [...]

Top 10 Apps of 2012 – Time

Top 10 Apps of 2012 – Time

As mobile phones and tablets evolve and become more complex in terms of what they can do, so do application softwares that run on them, smartphones of today can no longer be regarded as a device that is used to [...]

Top 10 Best Tweets of 2012 According To Time

Top 10 Best Tweets of 2012 According To Time

We recently posted an article titled “Top 10 worst Tweets According To Time” where we looked at some of the worst tweets that attracted lots of attention on twitter, from entertainment gurus to movie actors, musicians, sports men and women [...]

Top 10 Worst Tweets According To Time

Top 10 Worst Tweets According To Time

Just as we are about to wrap up 2012, perhaps there’s no better time to look at the top 10 of the good, bad and ugly of 2012, Time, a publishing company that is well known for making a list [...]

Global Top 10 YouTube videos of 2012

Global Top 10 YouTube videos of 2012

South Korean rappers pop sensation Psy’s “Gangnam Style” has reached 1 billion views making it number one on top of the list of the most-viewed YouTube video of all time worldwide according to Youtube’s counter, beating Justin Bieber’s video for [...]

Top 10 Gadgets of 2012 According To Time Tech

Top 10 Gadgets of 2012 According To Time Tech

Time, a publication company that is well known for unbiased annual list of the year’s best gadgets has put together a list of top 10 gadgets for 2012, surprisingly Samsung’s Galaxy S3 smartphone which outsold Apple’s iPhone 5 in 2012 could not [...]

The New iPad Mini And Its Smart Cover [Video]

The New iPad Mini And Its Smart Cover [Video]

Apple has unveiled it’s iPad mini yesterday, the company has also updated its YouTube channel adding additional new videos for the iPad mini and its Smart Cover, The first video features Jony Ive, an Apple design guru explaining the design process [...]

Yahoo Names Google’s Exec as COO

Yahoo Names Google’s Exec as COO

Google inc exec  Henrique de Castro will be joining  Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer as the new Chief Operations officer for the the struggling web company, according to news sources, the executive will receive a base salary of $600,000 in addition to [...]