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Google acquires Nik Software: Gearing up to compete with Instagram?

09/17/2012, The mobile photo filtering and editing space has been predominantly occupied by the popular app, Instagram. It has come to dominate photo-editing both on iOS as well as Android devices. And ever since Facebook acquired the company, the social network also...

Windows 8 event on Oct 25, Microsoft rolls out invitations

09/17/2012, Microsoft’s next big release is just around the corner. The company has been working on its upcoming OS ‘Windows 8’ for some time and had earlier announced that the OS will finally be released during the month of October this year....

ICEdot helmet calls for help when you fall

09/16/2012, It goes without saying that one should always take the necessary safety precautions when cycling, such as wearing brightly colored clothes (or having a safety vest with reflective strips if you are cycling at night or early in the morning) as well as a...

London Underground Circuit Maps

09/16/2012, Those with an artistic streak are better able to see things from a different angle, and the same applies to Japanese designer Yuri Suzuki who managed to conjure this rather delightful image of the London Underground Circuit Maps. The title of his artwork...

Fujifilm quits motion picture film production

09/13/2012, It was only a matter of time I guess,to hear that Fujifilm has gracefully pulled themselves out of the motion picture film production race from next spring onwards, with the main scourge of this business being their reason; being unable to maintain...

BMW X5 crashes into Apple Store for burglary

09/13/2012, An Apple Store usually holds a whole lot of Apple devices, ranging from iPhones to iPads and Mac notebooks. The stores have become one of the key revenue streams for Apple since they contribute very significantly to Apple’s overall sales. A new...

CoPilot Live gets Apple Maps integration

09/13/2012, The iPhone 5’s announcement yesterday did prove to be rather underwhelming for some, where one of the updates include Apple’s Maps, which is Cupertino’s new proprietary mapping and navigation app that will make sure that iPhone users will not miss...

Waiting for the traffic light to turn green? Play pong

09/12/2012, While you are on foot, waiting the for the light to turn green and let you cross the road can be annoying at times. Especially if you reach it just the moment it goes red, you may have to wait quite a while before you could step on the road. And all this...

Turn your sleep into music with a new software

09/12/2012, Each of us has a different set of sleep patterns. Sleep patterns usually comprise of our physical positions as well as heart beat and breathing rates, while we sleep. Scientists at the University of Helsinki have now developed a software which can turn...

Nano-code puts counterfeiters on the backpedal

09/11/2012, Scientists have recently reported that they managed to come up with a new nano-code, an invisible tag of sorts that rely on the widely-used “quick response” code in order to help foil the plans of counterfeiters, especially banknote forgers...

Impossible Project Instant Lab turns iPhone photos into instant film

09/11/2012, Now here is a Kickstarter project that would definitely appeal to many folks, especially when you consider how it is capable of transforming your iPhone photos into instant film. Basically, the Instant Lab from Impossible Project lives up to its name, and...

R2-D2 luggage by Salvador Bachiller

09/11/2012, This might not be the droid that you are looking for, but it definitely is the luggage that you have been waiting all your life – ever since R2-D2 made its appearance back in the 1970s with the debut of Star Wars, enthralling the imagination of...

Samsung to sue Apple over LTE

09/10/2012, Samsung and Apple do have some bad blood going on in between them – to the tune of $1 billion actually, in favor of the fruity company. Word has it (from a Korean source, no less) that Samsung Electronics will “sue Apple over its release of...