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Ig Nobel Awards: Honouring Quirky Science

The Ig Nobel Awards is as clever and witty as the play on words of the name of the awards itself. Its main purpose it to give kudos to “achievements that first make people laugh, and then makes them think” Co-founded by Harvard alumni Marc Abrahams and Journal of Irreproducible Results creator Alexander Kohn, the […]

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Google Glass should not be used when driving

Ever been in that situation where you had no idea where to drive to, and yet your reliable Google Maps paved the way? For most of us, Google Maps is becoming one of the most indispensable application in our mobile devices especially our smartphones. That’s why the idea of being able to utilize this GPS […]

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Office Mobile now available on Android

In their bid to compete with tech giant Apple Inc., Microsoft made the bold move of making their Office Mobile technology available for Android users, Wendnesday. But here’s the catch: you can only use it on your smartphone. The technology is initially available to all Window Phones, but with Microsoft’s bold move, Android users need […]

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Samsung Galaxy S4 more loved than iPhone 5

Though Apple seems to be raking in the bigger bucks compared to its Asian competition in Samsung Inc., the latter’s latest handset seems to be edging out the iPhone 5 in terms of customer satisfaction. According to a report from “We Are Social” analysts, 20% of tweets regarding the iPhone 5 is to criticize its […]

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Sideloading comes with a price

Everybody wants fully functional Android (and Apple) applications that comes with a £0 price tag, right? This notion actually brought about the idea of “sideloading.” Which means you download APK files not from Google Play or Amazon Apps, but from another third party source in the internet who have downloaded the application and is sharing […]

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BBM will be available in Android and iOS devices

Speculation had been growing that the popular messaging platform from Blackberry, BBM will soon be available in non Blackberry devices. However, hopefuls have been apprehensive since the news would not come from Blackberry developers themselves. But fear not, as Blackberry CEO Thorsten Heins has finally confirmed that they do plan to make the BBM a […]

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Levitate bike doubles as charger and Wifi Hotspot

Remember that teacher who kept telling you that energy can neither be created nor destroyed? That it’s just transformed from one kind to another? Maybe you thought he was just bluffing, but lo and behold at this creation from architect Michael Strain that can do just that. This innovative bicycle called Levitation turns the kinetic […]

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Samsung Galaxy Mega: Is it a tablet or a phablet?

It wasn’t long ago when phablets were introduced into the technology world, but they’re slowly making a case for themselves as the go-to gadget for today’s information hungry generation. But what defines a phablet, really? Since tablets can also make text and phone calls, what differentiates them from phablets? Well, the Samsung Galaxy Mega cannot […]

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Behold the Smartwatch revolution

Because the Google Glasses were still too high tech to gain momentum in the tech market, Apple has conjured the concept of an almost James Bond like trend in the Smartwatch. And it seems like South Korean tech giant Samsung is liking the idea too. Lee Young Hee, Samsung’s executive vice president reviewed in an […]

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Youtube claims 1 billion users

Knowing PSY’s Gangnam Style Music Video has surpassed 1 billion views last December 2012, Youtube‘s announcement that it has passed one billion regular users seems inconsequential. But when you see it in a business perspective, advertisers may want to reconsider placing click up ads in Facebook as 1 out of 2 internet users are bound […]

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