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How to Make Smartphones Lighter: Samsung Graphene Breakthrough Could Pave Way For Lighter, Flexible Devices

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Korean giant Samsung has finally announced that it has met success to an extent in making graphene. This spells chances that smartphones and gadgets in the future could be more flexible. How to Make Smartphones Lighter? With this latest breakthrough, carbon atoms stand densely clubbed in a latticed hexagon on lines of honeycomb. Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology has collaborated with Sungkyunkwan University and is now numero uno to have utilized method for synthesis for graphene production. This could mean a deal breaker for use on semi conductors. Samsung’s breakthrough will now make the entire process easier. Graphene, in this stage could bring about better heat conductance ratio and flexibility for use on semi conductors, chipsets and the likes.  Also Read:  Google Is Central to Latest Apple-Samsung $2 bn Case, But How? New Samsung Gear 2 OS Is Tizen, Moves Away From Android

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Steps To Protect Your Private Date Usernames, Passwords and Credit Card Numbers Against Heartbleed Bug

A new security bug dubbed Heartbleed has been recently discovered, leading to several major implications for the entire Web. This bug has the capability to cause major harms by scraping a server’s memory, where important data is being stored, including private data such as usernames, passwords and credit card numbers. This is turning into a serious issue because the Heartbleed bug has already affected nearly 500,000 websites, according to an Internet research firm Netcraft. We bring to you a list of measures you can adopt in order to protect your information. Avoid logging into accounts from afflicted sites: Do not log into accounts from afflicted sites unless you are pretty sure that the company has fixed the problem. The company may not confirm a fix and update you regularly, so you have to call their customer service teams for updated information. Several sites are still infected, but they are saying [+more]

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Lenovo IdeaPad A10 Vs MacBook Air with Retina Vs Sony VAIO Pro 13–Choosing the Best of the Lot

Lenovo Idea Pad A10 Vs MacBook Air with Retina Vs Sony VAIO Pro 13- Choosing the Best of the Lot

It is really difficult to make up one’s mind to buy a particular laptop when you have a new option available every other week. As general idea goes, if you wait for some more days, you would get the best in the market. There is a huge competition among the manufacturers and thus you can expect the best from them with every new innovation. At present, manufacturers who are standing against each other and thereby giving strong competition to one another are Lenovo, Apple and Sony. Each one of them has a weapon to fight in the form of their flagship products in terms of features and prices. While Lenovo has IdeaPad A10, Apple has MacBook Air with Retina Display and Sony has VAIO Pro 13. Lenovo IdeaPad A10 is a dual-mode Android based notebook running on 4.2v Jelly Bean. It has a 10.1-inches screen and weighs around 1 kg. [+more]

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Windows 8.1 Update to Continue Receiving Patches and Updates Indispensable for the System

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A blog posted in the Premier Field Engineering Platforms section of http://blogs.technet.com revealed that Microsoft made it clear that all Windows 8.1 users will have to install the new update released yesterday to continue receiving security patches and other updates. These are extremely important to keep computers safe from viruses and security threats.  Updating Windows 8.1 should not be a matter of concern since the update is available through the regular Windows Update method. Thus, the update would download and install automatically unless you have turned off automatic updates for some reason. It is better to enable automatic update and allow Microsoft to update your OS. There is no way to skip this process and still hope to receive security patches. To see whether you are using Windows 8 or 8.1, you need to go to PC Settings> PC and devices> PC info and check the “Windows” section. At any [+more]

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Evaluating iPhone 6 Display Vs Samsung Galaxy S5 Display- The Better Phone

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Comparisons are bound to be happen when you are talking about iPhone 6 and Samsung Galaxy S5 concurrently. These are flagship products of two tech giants, Apple and Samsung respectively, which are hitting the market soon. While Samsung Galaxy S5 phones are available for pre-order, you need to wait a little bit longer to own an iPhone 6. Both the devices are hot topic of discussions among tech enthusiasts and prospective customers. It is surely going to be a tough choice as far as buyers are concerned. Among all the features, it seems people are more eager to know about the screen size and display of these phones. This may be due to the fact that iPhone 6 is rumored to have a larger screen size of 4.7 inches or 5.5 inches with higher display resolution. Previously many people opted for other phones since the screen size of iPhone was [+more]

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Microsoft Announces Update for Xbox One, Release System Update for Xbox 360

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Microsoft has recently announced the update for the Xbox One for the Xbox Video as well as Xbox Smart Glass, which will feature the TV elements for all audience thus giving them a novel experience. It also enables the usage of the OneGuide on other devices. Moreover, the company had also announced the release of a new system update for Xbox 360. Larry Hryb revealed the update in a new video through Xbox Wire. The update will allow users to rent full movies on the Xbox Video so that they can be watched on any available platform. This new release enables various features including Xbox One controller, gesture commands as well as Kinect, Xbox SmartGlass, and Xbox One media remote. The features, which Smart Glass users could access, include: Easy too navigate gaming option to quickly access the list of achievements, challenges to take, as well as game clips without [+more]

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Google Is Central to Latest Apple-Samsung $2 bn Case, But How?

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Apple has once again filed a suit against Samsung seeking $2 billion in damages. The iPhone maker has said Samsung has violated five of its mobile software patents. Yet again, a battle of the giants will be fought at a San Jose courtroom. However, Samsung has said that it has licensed 4 of such features as a part of the Android operating system of Google. This has dragged Google into the big fight. Apple and Samsung are leaders in the smartphone market and they have been in a tough fight in sales for the last couple of years. Together, both of them are accountable for maximum profit generated in the smartphone market. However, it’s important to consider here that a major part of the fight is due to their operating systems—Apple’s iOS versus Google’s Android OS. The world is divided between Google and Apple because their dominant operating systems provide [+more]

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Malaysia Airline MH370: Disappearance of Boeing Could be an Act of Terrorists, CIA And MI6 Get Involved

MI6 and CIA have singled out  the  possibility of terrorists hijacking for the missing  Malaysian MH370 airplane. The authorities have plunged in the mysterious case of the missing jet which got dissipated in air after a few hours of take –off. The transport minister has also given his nod to the CIA And MI6 involement. The hopes of finding the missing air craft rose after parts of its wreckage were found along the Indian Ocean. Regarded as few of the finest agencies, CIA and the MI6 will be assisting Malaysian authorities in deciphering the location of the plane. The New Zealand Air Force had found a piece of the wreckage in the Indian Ocean. This news came a few hours after the Australian and Chinese search teams had found debris, which they thought could belong to the missing plane While there is no confirmation whether the wreckage and parts belong to [+more]

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Missing Malaysian Airline MH370: Pilot’s Son Breaks His Silence Over the Location of the Flight

Ahmad Seth, the youngest son of the pilot of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 Captain Zaharie Ahmad Shah, has finally come out in the media and declined allegations that his dad intentionally crashed the plane into the ocean. He said that he has ignored all the speculations that have been emerging in the media regarding his 53-year-old father. One of the theories that has speculated since the plane h as been reported missing is that the pilot is likely to have intentionally crashed the plane either to commit suicide or to take revenge against his government for some political reasons. Seth has been quoted by Malaysia’s newspaper New Straits Times saying “I’ve read everything online. But I’ve ignored all the speculation. I know my father better. We may not be as close as he travels so much. But I understand him. The plane has been reported missing since March 8 [+more]

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Missing Malaysian Airline MH370 Found In Saudi Arabia: More Hints Found on Flights Location

The investigative agencies of more than 25 countries, including China and the United States, have so far failed to search the Malaysian Flight MH370, which has been missing since March 8 2014 with 239 people on board. However, satirical and perhaps desensitized news about the missing Malaysian plane have been emerging online, mocking the plane and the passengers that are likely to have lost their lives in the vast Indian Ocean. One of the satirical news that appeared on the blog of Princes Urduja reported that the plane has been hijacked by Prince Sahram Al-Sandshoo of Jeddah. Several netizens on Facebook and Twitter believed this news, but in fact it was nothing but a creation of some playful minds. The article disclosed detailed information about the discovery of the missing plane, making readers to believe the news. Then again, it is only a cheap creativity that is adding to the [+more]

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