gameswgoldWe learned sometime in the fourth quarter of last year that Microsoft will be extending their Games with Gold program indefinitely. First of all, here is a little bit of background information – Microsoft’s ‘Games with Gold’ program will offer free games to those who subscribe to Microsoft’s Xbox Live Gold tier for the Xbox One and the Xbox 360. In August 2014, however, the Games with Gold program will see the introduction of Strike Suit Zero: Directors Cut and Crimson Dragon on the Xbox One, while folks who are still rocking to the previous generation consoles will be able to enjoy Dishonored and Motocross Madness.

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xolo win q900sXOLO of India has just introduced its first Windows Phone device, or so many would think that way, calling it the Win Q900s. The XOLO Win Q900s is proud to boast itself to be the lightest smartphone in the world, where it tips the scales at just 100 grams, although it is with a ‘world’s lightest smartphone’, weighing just 100g, Basically, the Win Q900s is a smartphone that runs on Windows Phone instead of Android, that is the XOLO Q900s.

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xbox one hands on review 02 640x406They say that good things come to those who wait – do you believe this particular saying? If you have answered in the affirmative, then you would be pleased as punch to hear that Microsoft’s next generation Xbox One is now available for pre-order over in China. It was just yesterday that the alleged Xbox One promotional materials for China leaked out, and I suppose there is no longer any more need for leaks since the Xbox One pre-order has already gone official in the world’s most populous country.

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t mobile logo 2 640x480Competition between mobile carriers can get rather intensive at times, and T-Mobile has come up with their Simple Choice Family Plan that laughs in the face of AT&T’s ‘Best Ever Pricing for Families’. Basically, T-Mobile will ensure that a family of four (the basic model where there is a set of parents and two children) will be able to enjoy up to 10GB of LTE data all the way until July 2016. Of course, this particular offer is made available from July 30 all the way through to September this year.

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lg tabbookWhen it comes to Android-powered tablets, those are dime a dozen. LG, however, looks set to go a little bit higher up the hierarchy with their latest LG Tab Book 11. The LG Tab Book 11 happens to be an 11.6” Android-powered tablet that will run on an Intel Core i5 Haswell processor, and it even boasts of an integrated keyboard that allows you to make use of this particular portable computing device in the same manner as that of a notebook, except that Android is the operating system of choice instead of the usual Windows fare that you are used to all this while.

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MaleRequestUponArrival HRThey say that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, and when it comes to hotels, having a normal check in desk is no longer good enough. Certain hotel chains have executive floors for a more personal and less crowded check in, and with the advent of technology, perhaps you can even use your smartphone to unlock your room door – as with the Starwood hotel chain. Hilton does not want to lose out on this though, having introduced a new Hilton app that will let you select your preferred room, send special requests, check in and check out, while unlocking your room in 2015, too.

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nokia x2 4Nokia has been rocking the smartphone world with its fair share of Windows Phone devices in the past, but they did deviate somewhat with their collection of Android-powered Nokia X smartphones, too. Well, it does not look as though the Nokia X range is doing too well at the moment though, and the range’s future is rather bleak to boot. Still, this does not mean that Nokia is going to close down the Nokia X family anytime soon, but rather, they have already introduced a new update that will deliver some of the missing features to the Nokia X, Nokia X+, and the Nokia XL.

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bt london rooftopWhile the world has not seen widespread usage of 4G LTE networks to date, there is now talk about 5G networks being set up, never mind the fact that no clear specifications for such 5G networks are currently in existence. However, Boris Johnson, the mayor of London, did promise this bustling capital that they will have their very own 5G mobile network before the year 2020 is done and dusted with.

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If you happen to have a superior product over the rest of the competition, but somehow are unable to translate such superiority in quality over to the real world, then you might want to take a second look at the kind of campaigns that your marketing department runs. Siri has certainly made a name for itself in the world of digital assistants, but Microsoft’s far more recent Cortana is no pushover, either, having managed to make some rather accurate predictions for the recently concluded World Cup in Brazil. What happens when these two collide?

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samsung tizen mwcSamsung has already delayed the release of their very first Tizen-powered smartphone at the beginning of this year, and for those who are looking forward to such a device, you might be in for more disappointment this time around. Apparently, the South Korean conglomerate has once again delayed the sales of its very first Tizen-powered smartphone, which would certainly be quite the setback in Samsung’s attempt to create some room for itself in the mobile operating system front with the likes of iOS and Android around.

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