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Google Nexus 7 2: Tech Specs & Price

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 Device

Asus Google Nexus 7 2

OS

Android 4.3 Jelly Bean

Display

7.0-inch
IPS LCD

Resolution

1920 x 1200
(323 ppi)

Height
Width
Thickness

201 mm
114 mm
8 mm

Weight

318 grams

Processor

1.5GHz quad-core
Krait processor
Snapdragon S4 Pro

GPU

Adreno 320

RAM

2GB

Storage

16GB / 32GB

microSD card slot

No

Primary camera

5 MP, 2592×1944 pixels,
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Nexus 7 Upgraded: Android 4.3, Quad Core CPU & 5 Megapixel Camera

In a widely-hyped event the new Google Nexus 7 was unveiled (along with Android 4.3) to the world, which was no surprise, thanks to the tons of leaks nexus7-2that struck the internet in the last few weeks. The Nexus 7, as the name suggests is a 7 inch tablet manufactured by Asus and features a quad core Krait CPU clocked at 1.5 GHz. The new Google tablet  boasts a crispy 1920 x 1200 aspect ratio which gives us a stunning 320 pixels per inch ratio.

The Nexus 7 2 houses 2 GB of RAM, a Snapdragon S4 Pro chipset and a Adreno 320 GPU. HD video outpus is also available. Furthermore, there has been a considerable amount of improvements to the physical dimensions of the tablet itself, the new Nexus 7 2 is 50g lighter, 1.8mm thinner and carries a  bezel that is reduced by 2.8mm on each side, as compared to it’s predecessor.

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Google Graveyard: All Google Products that are Discontinued

As we all very well know, Google has followed a regular practice of axing a number of it products which it feels are not up to the mark or simply because Google is not satisfied with it’s own offering. Take the Google Reader for instance, despite having a large, strong user base Google has decided to pull the plug on it’s famous RSS reader, which is halted today. Have a look at the following Infographic which shows EVERY Google product that is no more:

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Google Graveyard
Courtesy: WordStream

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Samsung Galaxy Young and Fame Announced, Pocket-Friendly Smartphones [Tech Specs]

Samsung’s journey to fame has been full of relases of pocket-emptying devices such as the Galaxy S3, the Galaxy Note II, and ofcourse the Note 10.1. However, just a few hours ago, Samsung decided to change it’s take and concentrate on budget-friendly devices, ultimately announcing the Galaxy Young and Galaxy Fame. Despite the fact that both devices don’t have the killer specifications one looks for in a smartphone, such as a decent processor or a large memory, both devices will be surprizingly powered by Android Jelly Bean 4.1.

Samsung Galaxy Young and Fame

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3D-Printing, Print your own Nokia Lumia Covers

Ever sat down and thought, How fast this world seems to develop? Just Yesterday, another milestone in the history of printing(or should I say 3D printing?) occurred when Nokia released a “3D Printing Development Kit” for it’s top-range Lumia 820 smartphone. This surprising kit comprises of recommended materials, measurements, mechanical drawings and few other documents that would let you build your very own customized back-cover.

Here are Nokia’s representative John Kneeland own words, “You want a waterproof, glow-in-the-dark phone, with a bottle-opener and a solar charger? Someone can build it for you – or you can print our own!”

Nokia which was a market-leader a decade or so ago was sub-dued with newer rivals such Apple, Google, Samsung and other smaller firms such as LG. However, this new 3D printing development shows how Read the rest of this entry

How to Unblock ANY Website [Including YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, etc]

Websites like YouTube play an important role in our daily learning as well as entertainment. In this post I’ll be showing you how to unblock ANY website all for free.

STEP 1: Download Hot Spot Shield Free from Here: Hot Spot Shield Download

STEP 2: Install Hot Spot Shield as you would install any other software.

STEP 3: Once installation is complete, start Hot Spot Shield and click “CONNECT“. Wait for a few seconds as it connects to secure server.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

STEP 4: THAT’S IT. You can now OPEN ANY BLOCKED Website including YouTube, Facebook, Flickr, etc.

YouTube has been blocked here in Pakistan, so I’ve been using Hot Spot Shield to access it:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Goodbye Hotmail, Hello Outlook: Features, Video

Hotmail, was one of first to provide free e-mail access back in 1996 but after a decade and a half later, Microsoft has decided to rename or rather completely transform it’s Hotmail.com to Outlook.com. Don’t worry you wont be loosing your email address and emails. Microsoft decided to re-brand the e-mail service in order to regain it’s market share which was lost to Google’s gmail.

1. Social Integration: Facebook and Twitter

Outlook.com will now enrich your experience by connecting you to Facebook and Twitter. While your a conversing/chatting with someone you will be able to receive his/her Facebook statuses and Twitter updates simultaneously. You also retweet on Twitter and like, comment on Facebook.

2. Similar to Windows 8 Theme

Anyone who has used the Mail App on Windows 8 will find Read the rest of this entry

iOS 6: All you NEED to know

iOS 6, the latest update to Apple’s mobile OS is finally a reality. iOS 6 not only promises performance but also loads of new features to ensure Apple continues to enjoy it’s market shares. iOS 6 was announced along with the mysterious “iPad Mini” and iPhone 5 during the WWDC 2012 event.

iOS 6 was released two days ago as an under-development beta edition, however the final complete OS will be made available “This Fall”

iOS 6: Facetime with 3G

Few months ago, when iOS 5 was released, people were shocked to know Facetime does not support 3G however, if this new update is finalized people will now be able to video call without WiFi. But, this feature may cause your increase your data usage ultimately leading high fee and charges from your mobile operator.

iOS 6: New Safari App

  1. – iCloud Syncing
  2. – Offline website reading
  3. – Photo sharing website integration, easier uploads
  4. – Smart App Banners – Websites will notify you about their iOS apps.

iOS 6: Better Siri

iOS 6 Siri will now be able to answer a lot more questions such as sports scores, statistics and trivia, booking restaurants and tell you what you should watch at the cinema. Furthermore, it will also be available in more countries and in more languages.

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iPhone 5 Strikes: Release Date, Camera, Price and Much More!

The death of Steve Jobs had not only striken the world with grief but also delayed thew much awaited release of the iPhone 5 in 2011. However, the bubble has been popped and we have managed to get our hands on the release date of the iPhone 5. According to Apple’s partners in China, the iPhone 5 will be be unveiled in SEPTEMBER 2012 whereas shipment will begin by 21st of September 2012.

This great news was brought by an “Apple-oriented blog”  called iMore which stated that “sources who have proven accurate in the past” are the ones who have brought the news. The sources also stated that besides the iPhone 5 the mysterious “iPad Mini” a smaller 7 to 8 inch version of the New iPad will be unveiled at this event.

iPhone 5:  3.5in or 4in Screen

According to recent leaks Apple was reportedly hiding two iPhone prototypes. One was a 3.5in screen while the other was believed to have a 4in 16:9 full HD screen. However, the latest news and leaks promote the idea of iPhone having a 4inch 16:9 screen.

iPhone 5:  8 MP Camera

Sources suggest that iPhone 5 will possess an 8 Mega Pixel Camera. It’s also been reported that the new iPhone will have an HD front-facing camera too.

iPhone 5: Price

The price of iPhone 5
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Google Chrome 15 First Impressions: Better Improved Interface, Remodeled “New Tab” page [With Download]

As we’ve finally got our hands on the latest (dev) version of the Google Chrome Browser we discovered quite a few things new and improved, which actully felt good to the eyes! You can download Google Chrome 15 : DOWNLOAD: Google Chrome 15 (Dev Release)

The Chrome 15 Browser’s Interface is quite improved with a totally new “New Tab” page! At the bottom of the page you can see 3 Interactive buttons which lead you to the separate re-modeled interfaces for “Most Visited”, “Apps”, “Bookmarks”.

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