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Research firm IHS: Apple Manages to Increase Their Profit Margin On New iPad Air  Research firm IHS (via AllThingsD) is reporting that Apple has somehow managed to increase the profit margin on their new iPad Air tablet PC. According to the report, Apple’s iPad Air costs between $274 and $361 to build, based on the model. Apple currently retails $499 for the base 16-gigabyte Wi-Fi only model up to $929 for a 128GB model with Wi-Fi plus cellular data service. Key findings from the tear down according to Andrew Rassweiler,Read More
Mobidia Technology, Inc.and Informa, have collaborated to produce an update to their white paper series, “Understanding Today’s Smartphone Users.”  The new research offers new insights into LTE usage in leading LTE markets of the U.S., Canada, Germany, Korea, Japan, and the United Kingdom. The research lasted for 8 months – August 2012 to April 2013 and covered markets that have more than 90 percent of the current LTE subscribers. According to the report: The analysis indicates a positive impact for the more than 100 mobile operators that have deployed LTE. LTE subscribers are shown to be usingRead More
Sonte Smart Film Technology
Sonte’s Smart Film technology might just be the thing you need to transform your  transparent windows into a TV Screen or opaque. According to the company’s website: Smart film is a technology that allows the color of the film to go from transparent to non-transparent.  Smart film gives you the option for privacy on demand by adjusting the amount of light traveling through your glass window. Smart film does not require you to replace your windows or glass partition as it can be retro-fit onto any glass surface in your livingRead More
According to a new report from Yonhap – a Seoul-based news agency – Consumer Reports have recommended the Samsung Galaxy S4 as the best smartphone on three major mobile carriers in the United States. The Samsung Galaxy S4 Inc. received the highest score among smartphones available at On AT&T Inc., T-Mobile and Sprint Nextel Corp. Unfortunately, we are not able to link to the Consumer Report article at this time, so we have to take this Yonhap report for what it is. The Samsung Galaxy S4 reportedly received the top scores in the categories of voiceRead More
Sky has just updated their Sky Go app making it even better. According to the app description page: [quote] Sky Go, our award-winning TV on the move service, ensures you don’t miss the TV you love, even if you’re away from home – at no extra cost for Sky TV customers. Sky Go Extra lets Sky TV customers download popular TV shows and movies via Wi-Fi to watch on up to four devices. The content available for download depends on your Sky TV subscription. Downloading via Wi-Fi also means thatRead More
  Are you one of the lucky ones with money to burn on a tablet and can’t decide what to get? There is some very good news for you. The folks at CNET have put together a very useful chart highlighting the pros and cons of Apple iPad Mini, Google Nexus 7 and Kindle Fire HD. Missing from the table is the Kindle Fire HD 8.9″ version also available at $299 with a display of  1,920×1,200-pixel. The chart gives a nice breakdown of the prices of each tablet, display size and resolution, processorRead More

Posted On October 14, 2012By Storm WilliamsIn Apple News

Apple: Purported iPad Mini Prices Leaked

    With Apple on the verge of unveiling the iPad Mini, more details have been leaked about the upcoming product. According to a new report, someone has released photo of a leaked screenshot showing the purported prices of the iPad Mini. The prices in the screenshot are in Euro, as a result converting this on the going rate will make it US $320, for an 8GB, Wi-Fi only iPad Mini based on the 249 Euro price tag. It appears that there will be a $120 premium for the iPad Mini withRead More
  New photos circulating on the web points to a new iMac with a thinner design. These photos were first published by a Chinese site – WeiPhone.com before being picked up by MacRumors. Looking at the photos its hard to tell whether there are the real thing or not. The photos depict a Wi-Fi and Bluetooth antennas, fans, and a hard drive.       According to the MacRumor report: The authenticity of the photo can not be confirmed, but iFixit‘s Kyle Wiens tells us that it does appear to be plausible based onRead More

Posted On September 5, 2012By Guest AuthorIn Editorials

Saving Money on Your Phone, Internet and TV

Making a budget is a challenge but there are some things that you can’t avoid using such as the internet, television and your phone. Here are some tips on saving money on internet, TV and phone. Saving Money on Phone A lot of people are giving up their landlines; however, you might need to use the service for visitors or babysitters. For this, you may consider using internet phone services. These services use VoIP or Voice over Internet Protocol as a means to make and receive calls over the internet. Read More
BlackBerry PlayBook 10-inch

Posted On July 30, 2012By Storm WilliamsIn Google News, Tech News

Purported photos of 10-inch BlackBerry PlayBook

Another day and we have another leak. This time Tinhte, is reporting that they have photos of the BlackBerry PlayBook 10-inch from sources. The report states (via google translate): The time now Playbook 4G 7-inch versions and PlayBook 10-inch has been present in Vietnam. Playbook 4G 7-inch design is no different from Wi-Fi version and like what we’ve seen before . 10-inch version is completely new and this is the first time that it appears, the machine is similar in size with 7.9-inch iPad.   Source: Tinhte,Read More