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Monday, April 21, 2014

Virus Shield - Fake Application on Google Play Store

Many Antivirus programs are available for Android devices in Google Play store. One of them is Virus Shield which is available at $3.99. The developers promised that this program will protect Android devices from malware, virus, and spyware. They also promised that this app have the capability of blocking ads. With these promising features the App quickly listed as one of the top app in Play Store. The app proved to be a fake application that does nothing. The developers (Deviant Solutions) have allegedly created this app for a scam.

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Rumored to have Three sided display

Samsung always brought new innovation with their Galaxy Note and S range series of mobiles. The S pen was a superb invention from Samsung through its Note 1. Every time they incorporate a new technology either in terms of hardware or software. The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is no exception for this. Samsung's official executive stated that the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 will have a new form factor.

The new phablet is rumored to have a Three sided flexible Youm display. The flexible display has already been incorporated in Samsung Galaxy Round but the Three Way Display is different.

LG L65 Android Phone Launched in Russia

LG has released it's latest flagship in Russia, the LG L65. This mobile is a medium range version through which LG tries to reach more customers. The price is also mid ranged (7400 Roubles). In developing countries like India medium range mobiles have a huge market and LG L65 will rightly fix in the spot.

The previous budget phones from LG were L70 and L90 which were very successful in mid ranged mobiles. Now LG has come with another one.

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Gionee Elife E7 Mini Octacore - Hands on

The Chinese brand Gionee has released some spectacular phones with superb features in Asian market. These mobiles come with some extraordinary features that come at a handy price. The Gionee Elife E7 Mini is one the latest mobile launched in Asian and Indian market. This mobile has some peculiar features like IGZO display and 180 degrees rotating camera.

Protests in China in response to Microsoft's withdrawal of support to XP users

Microsoft withdrew its support for XP. After 12 years, Microsoft stated that it is putting an end for updates and security patches for XP users. This makes XP users wide open to virus threats and many security issues. About 200  million users alone in China are using this old operating system.

"Microsoft has stopped its support very irresponsibly"  - Stated by one of the Chinese officials. They are even protesting this on a huge scale so as to make Microsoft continue it's support.