Articles about speed

How To Speed Up Android Phones
When you first got your Android phone, it must be shiny with blazing speed. You could easily switch between apps and navigate without any kind of lag, however, as time passes you will start to see some lag. Apps will stop your breath for a second before starting and switching between apps may make you hammer your phone.Well, if this is happening to you then don’t worry, sooner or later […]

ZTE Speed Smartphone Looks To Be Affordable, Performs Decently
When it comes to new smartphones, there are dime a dozen models to choose from, with various mobile operating systems to boot. ZTE is not one of the major smartphone players in the market, but this does not mean that they do not introduce new handsets from time to time, right? Enter the new ZTE Speed smartphone, where it claims to deliver plenty of bang for your hard earned buck, […]

Bike Headlight Used To Project Your Speed Limit
Riding a bicycle can be a freeing way to travel as you don’t have to worry about rising gas prices or finding a parking spot once you arrive at your destination as a tree and a lock can get the job done. One thing bicycle riders are always curious about when riding is just how fast they’re going, and if they will possibly go back in time at their current […]

T-Mobile markets the G-Slate as faster than the iPad 2 and the Xoom
The folks over at TmoNews recently got their hands on some internal documents stating T-Mobile’s plans on how they are going to market the G-Slate. Apparently they’ve got the legal approval to tell customers that the G-Slate is more than “2x faster than the iPad 2 on AT&T and Verizon, and over 3x faster than the Motorola Xoom”.While the statements are inherently true right now (T-Mobile’s HSPA+ 42Mbps network is […]


448Gbps a possibility in the future
We have seen the future, and it is not the number of the beast that will feature prominently – instead, it will be 448Gbps that will be lingering on everyone’s lips. After all, this new benchmark is extremely impressive, since it was actually achieved using commercial fiber hardware that is readily available, thanks to the efforts of a few teams of researchers. Among them are the Sant’Anna School of Advanced […]

Saline Bird bike runs on compressed air
When you think of green vehicles, the last thing that comes to mind is stylish. But French designers Charles-Edouard Berche, Ugo Spagnolo , Adrien Fuinesl, Frédéric Dobbelstein and Jean-Philippe Paries beg to differ. They’ve come up with a concept design for an environmental-friendly bike called the Saline Bird. Featuring a sleek design, and made from mostly carbon fiber to keep the bike lightweight and sturdy, the Saline Bird makes use […]

AT&T confirms that 4G upload speeds are slow due to testing
Not too long ago, we reported about AT&T throttling the upload speeds of their 4G devices. Some investigation has been done, and AT&T has come clean about the situation. Apparently the carrier wasn’t “throttling” the upload speeds of their 4G devices, but they just haven’t enabled the HSUPA (the feature that allows users to upload at 4G speeds) capabilities of their 4G phones yet. AT&T has issued a statement saying […]

Virtual router is super cheap but excellent performer
Cheap and good – now that’s a mantra that might be what most people are looking at in these economically challenging times, but such devices/services/items are hard to come by. South Korean researchers could be onto something with a new software-based router which pulls far ahead of its competition when performance results are compared. After all, this virtual box is touted to transmit data at 40Gbps, which is a whole […]

Are You Able To Churn Out 81 Words Per Minute On Your iPhone?
Have you been ridiculed by your BlackBerry-toting friends, saying that you can’t type fast enough on your iPhone’s touchscreen? Well, apparently it’s only due to lack of skill, as can be (barely) seen in the video after the jump. This iPhone user managed to churn out an amazing 81 words per minute (WPM) using the iPhone’s touchscreen keyboard, which is faster than a lot of people can type using a […]