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Internet Travel Doomed? Google racing to buy ITA!

Internet Travel Doomed? Google racing to buy ITA!

Oct. 26 | Tweet Google back in July had confirmed that it was buying the online ticketing company ITA software for $700 million. The ITA software is used by a number of companies which are worried over Google’s acquisition and have teamed up to block the...

More than 100,000 Android Apps available!

More than 100,000 Android Apps available!

Oct. 26 | Tweet Android has come a long way since it was introduced by Google and today it was being reported that Google’s Android mobile operating system has more than 100,000 applications available in its marketplace! Android Dev tweeted which said “One...

China has a new Ultrafast Train

China has a new Ultrafast Train

Oct. 26 | Tweet No longer would does the 125mph trains seem the fastest in the world. China reported that it was celebrating the worlds fastest train when it launched a new 260mph train line. China’s new high speed rail will run the CRH380 train which recorded...

No need of Wi-Fi routers, Wi-Fi Direct launched

No need of Wi-Fi routers, Wi-Fi Direct launched

Oct. 26 | Tweet Yesterday the Wi-Fi alliance announced that its direct peer-to-peer version of the Wi-Fi called WiFi Direct was now available on several new devices. It also said that it was certifying devices for WiFi direct compatibility. A few WiFi cards have...

VLC Media Player now available for iPhone

VLC Media Player now available for iPhone

Oct. 25 | Tweet It took quite some time for this to happen but the VLC Media Player is finally here for the iPhone and the iPod touch platform. The new version 1.1.0 has some new improvements well suited for the iPhones and the iPods. The new VLC player will...

Now a Marijuana Soda to give you a High

Now a Marijuana Soda to give you a High

Oct. 25 | Tweet Thanks to Technology? A Colorado company claims to have developed a line of new sodas that have marijuana as its ingredient! Dixie Elixirs, the soda company said that their drinks were available to anyone with a prescription for medical marijuana. Dixie...

Samsung Galaxy Tab from Sprint at $399

Samsung Galaxy Tab from Sprint at $399

Oct. 25 | Tweet We had reported last week that Verizon will be the first in the market to bring in the Samsung Galaxy Tab, the much awaited iPad Killer. However today Sprint announced that it will offer a 3G version of the Galaxy Tab for just $399 with a contract....

Logitech Revue Google TV Opened Up

Logitech Revue Google TV Opened Up

Oct. 25 | Tweet iFixit got busy with the new Logitech Revue which allows you to have Google TV on your regular TV. The tear down was interesting and revealed some interesting facts about Google’s new product. The logitech Revue box has a 1.2 GHz Intel Atom...

California Court Bans Teen from Social Websites

California Court Bans Teen from Social Websites

Oct. 25 | Tweet It sounds ridiculous but a court in California banned a teen from accessing specific sites on the¬†Internet. A teen named “J.J” had received a stolen motorcycle and was given probation with a number of restrictions on computer usage....

Windows 8 coming in 2012

Windows 8 coming in 2012

Oct. 25 | Tweet Looks like Microsoft is keen on adding to our 2012 doomsday fears. Microsoft said that it will be releasing the next version of Windows in 2012. This is still speculated based on a press release in Netherlands which said,¬†“Microsoft is on...