Usually in Gmail service,the newest emails are displayed at the top of the inbox which is then followed by the older correspondence. This so called "conversation view" used to frustrate or confuse many Gmail users. Even this kinda system is seen in many email services. Due to this, there were huge number of complaints suggesting Google to revise their Gmail system so that they can disable the "conversation view" and unravel their emails.
Google Inc. has now given people more control on how their inboxes are organized. On Wednesday, this new option was announced which will allow users to organize their inboxes according to their preference. If an user wants his inbox to be arranged according to the chronological order, he can choose the option accordingly or if he wants his e-mails to be threaded together as part of the same e-mail conversation, he can choose accordingly.
In the month end of July, Gmail ended with nearly 186 million worldwide users which is about 22% increase in users when compared to the same time a year ago. On the other hand Microsoft's Windows Live Hotmail touched nearly 346 million users worldwide and Yahoo's e-mail touched 202 million users. But Gmail has gained a rapid growth when compared to the other two e-mail services.
Say, you have bought an nice bungalow and you are told that there is an secret rooftop deck in it but you have to pay extra to access it. Intel Corp. which is the world's biggest manufacturer of personal computer processors has now come up with the same kinda proposition to their costumers.
In some low end desktop computers, Intel will be including Pentium chips which are better than the advertised one. When costumers buy this product, they can unlock its full power by paying some extra money. Intel Corp. says that this offer will definitely help the people who bought an inexpensive Personal Computers to upgrade their systems through Internet in a very economical manner. This is done because they want to give a very good flexibility to their customers so that they can upgrade their systems without replacing the hardware components.
The main problem with this program is not the costumers, its the PC makers who may not like this because they will be in loss as the customers start upgrading their PC's without replacing the hardware. First Intel has to compromise and please the PC makers so that this program becomes successful and earn some extra revenue.
Dell Inc. which one among the leading manufacturers of the laptops in the world is now come up with their latest technology gadget called as Dell Inspiron Duo. In my previous post i had discussed about the Dell Inspiron M501R and its features and the cost of that gadget. Some days back, Dell unveiled its latest high technology and a very powerful gadget, Dell Inspiron Duo. The major feature of this latest gadget is that, it can be used as a Netbook and at the same time it can be used as an Tablet PC.
Dell Inspiron Duo has got an 10-inch swivel touchscreen display which can be rotated up to 180 degrees backwards and by this Netbook switches to Tablet PC. This processor used in this gadget is Intel's Dual Core Atom N550 processor. It has got an DDR3 (Double Data rate) memory of 2GB. This latest gadget comes with an pre-installed Operating System i.e, Microsoft's Windows 7.
Dell has said that this convertible gadget will be available in the markets later this year. As of now they not given any information regarding the pricing of this latest technology gadget.
Other features include, Bluetooth connectivity, 802.11n Wi-Fi connectivity, webcam of 1.3MP ( Mega-Pixel), 7-in-1 optical media card reader, comes with 2 speakers, HDMI and VGA outputs, has got a battery of 6-cells. This latest gadget runs on Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit OS (Operating System). Dell Inspiron M501R weights about 5.83 pounds. This gadget comes in different colors such as peacock blue, tomato red, lotus pink and obsidian black. Now coming to the price of Dell Inspiron M501R, its starting price is $749.99.
According to me this configuration looks pretty good. The best part is the cost, which is very economical and is within the range. Definitely i would suggest my friends to go for this because for the same configuration, i spent $948 on Acer Aspire 5740G.
Initially, this additional security measure will be applicable only to government agencies and companies which has be subscribed to the Google services that provides e-mail system and other office applications. This additional security is also applicable to some schools which relies on Google to run their e-mail system.
The free Gmail service that is been provided by company does not come under this additional security for now. But Google is working on the security codes part for the free Gmail service which will become a part of the login process and it will be introduced after few months making the entire Google services to be more secure and making very difficult to hack the system.
According to me this additional security will not be a big deal for the hackers. Only thing is it will be a bit tougher to hack the system.
The price of Samsung Syncmaster P2770H is, it approximately costs you around $460.
Similarly on 17th Dell unveiled its new 30-inch LCD display monitor which comes along with IPS panel and its called as U3011 . This LCD screen mainly focuses on Graphics designers and Audio/video editors. The resolution of this latest gadget is 2560x1600 pixels and has got an contrast ratio of 1000:1 with a refresh rate of 7ms(milli-second) with 1.07 billion colors. This montiors is equipped with several ports which includes 4 USB hub, a memory card reader, VGA input, single Display port & DVI-D.
Dell U3011 30-inch LCD display monitor will cost you around $1500.
Coming to the features of the E7 handset, this gadget has an 4-inch display screen with touch sensitivity, comes with QWERTY keypad which is well organized in 4 rows, has a got an camera of 8MP(Mega-Pixel) which also has the capability of recording HD (High-Definition) video of 720p, runs on Symbian 3 Operating System, Bluetooth version 3.0. This latest gadget comes in 3 different colors such as Silver White, Orange and dark Gray. On talk time, E7 gives a backup of 9 hours.
Now lets see the features of C7, this latest gadget is equipped with an AMOLED display of 3.5-inches, unlike E7 this one also has an camera of 8MP with 720p HD video recording, runs on Symbian 3 OS, comes with an integrated social networking websites such as Twitter, Facebook etc., This could be an perfect gadget for the business owners which might help them to promote their services and products. This gadget can give a backup of 9.5 hours on talk time.
Finally coming to the C6-01 gadget features, comes with an AMOLED display of 3.2-inches with Clear Black functionality that helps in improved outdoor visibility, similar to E7 and C7, C6-01 has also got an 8MP camera that can record HD videos of 720p, runs on Symbian 3 OS. On talk time, C6-01 gives an backup of 11.5 hours.
All 3 gadgets will go on sale in the coming months of this year. While coming to the cost of these gadgets,
E7 will cost you around 487 Euros approx. $637 exclusive of taxes,
C7 will cost you around 335 Euros approx. $256 exclusive of taxes and
C6-01 will cost you around 335 Euros approx. $256 exclusive of taxes.
As the competition among the gadget manufacturing companies are increasing day by day, new trends are being introduced. New technologies, gadgets are becoming very important in our daily lives but we don't know where this will lead us or take to. All we can do is to just wait and watch the show.
In the month of August, people spent around 41.1 million minutes on Facebook which is about 9.9% of their web surfing minutes for the month. On the other hand, people who spent surfing the Google Inc's websites that includes Google search, Gmail, YouTube, Google news and so on spent only 39.8 million minutes in total which was about 9.6% minutes spent in total. Facebook has just surpassed Google by 0.3%.
In July, Facebook surpassed Yahoo for the first time and now Google thereby putting Facebook at the first place in terms of time spent on browsing. Yahoo is remains at third position where U.S. web users spent 37.7 million minutes on Yahoo Inc. sites which is around 9.1%.
A year back, web surfers spent their browsing time less than 5% on Facebook which was almost same percentage as Google but Yahoo was leading one which was just over 12%.
China is known to be the largest mobile device market with 755 million mobile subscribers across the country. Nokia holds 40% of the shares in the mobile market in China whereas Samsung Electronics holds 25% of the shares. Samsung is now targeting the high income bracket in China by launching their Galaxy S series smartphones.
Galaxy S smartphone was launched in South Korea, Samsung Electronics home place in the month of June. It was almost 7 months later when Apple introduced its iPhone 3 in South Korea.
KT which is a local distributor for Apple in South Korea has sold about 890,000 iPhones so far. From Friday, KT is planning to start selling the latest model of Apple's smartphone iPhone 4 from Friday.
Other features include the supportability for GPS and Bluetooth version 2.1 EDR connectivity, it also supports quad-band GSM/GPRS/EDGE 850/900/1800/1900 MHz and dual-band UMTS/HSDPA 850/1900 MHz.
AT&T has come up with an offer for LG Enforce smartphone which can be availed throughout USA which has an 2-year contract for just $50.
The features of this latest smartphone is, it is equipped with a 3.2-inch crystal clear TFT-LCD display screen along with application-centric interface. It has got Social Hub feature that helps to be connected with friends and family in all places at anytime. It has got enhanced feature of Wi-Fi technology that helps in achieving faster downloading speeds and gives access to the users from larger distances. Wave 273 has been designed to deliver the highest quality and performance which is mainly targetted towards the users where they can take get a very good online experience from their smartphone.
This latest smartphone is not just delivers a powerful performance but its looks are indeed beautiful. It's very slim which measures 11.8mm with a metallic back cover which makes this device very sleek and look modern. It comes with a leather flip cover which provides protection to the smartphone as well as a sophisticated flair.
Samsung's Wave 723 smartphones will be available in Germany from the starting of September 2010 and later will be gradually rolled out to other European countries and other markets such as Middle East Asia, Africa and South East Asia.
This kind of concept was introduced by LG at the Consumer Electronics Show in 2008. It was an watch phone concept which gave an upswing trend.
This latest gadget from the Apple can switch between a wrist watch and an iPod which can play users audio playlist as well as videos. There is a button which helps in switching the screens from the time screen to player screen. I doubt on the battery backup as the clock will be continuously running and in parallel the songs are played. Definitely the geek fantasy or the Apple lovers will go for this gadget without fail. It could have been even better if they had implemented bluetooth technology instead of plug-in earphones flopping around.
Samsung Galaxy Tab is much smaller in size when compared to that of iPad. This is done because they want the device to be more portable and handy. Galaxy Tab weighs just 380 grams which is half in size that of Apple's iPad.
The features of this latest Android tablet is, it has a 7-inch touch screen with a resolution of 1024x600 pixels, tablet's touch sensitivity is very quick which means it responds very quickly to the touch, the display screen is very bright which helps in easy visibilty of the text and can be read easily, the processor used in this gadget is a ARM based processor A8 manufactured by Cortex which has the processing speed of 1.0GHz, has a PowerVR SGX540 graphics processor, It comes with an internal memory of either 16GB or 32GB which is supplemented by a microSD port that helps to accommodate flash cards of up to 32GB more.
Other features include, it supports 802.11 a, b, g, and n but not Wi-Fi connectivity, while coming to the cell networks, it supports 2.5G (GSM / GPRS / EDGE technology) and 3G (HSUPA at 5.76Mbps and HSDPA at 7.2Mbps), it supports bluetooth earpieces,
As of now Samsung has not told anything about the pricing of this latest Android tablet but it has said that the price will be competitive. But according to me the price will be little cheaper as the tablet is smaller in size. Samsung will start shipping its Galaxy Tab in late september.
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- Android handsets are now available in affordable p...
- Intel's test: buy the PC, then pay for more speed
- Netbook and Tablet PC in One ???
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- Google has introduced an additional security step
- Samsung Syncmaster P2770H and Dell U3011 LCD scree...
- Nokia E7, C7 and C6-01 at Nokia World
- Acer's upcoming Dual screen laptop
- Facebook inches past Google for Web user's minutes...
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- LG Encore Smartphone
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