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Internationale Funkausstellung (IFA), 2012

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Tech titans have gathered in Berlin, Germany, for Internationale Funkausstellung, popularly known as IFA. And like past several years this year too, IFA is set to witness some big announcements from tech giants. Let’s take a look at the 6 phones unveiled at the event. 1.Samsung Galaxy Note 2 Samsung has announced Galaxy Note 2, a tablet-smartphone hybrid. The device, which succeeds popular Galaxy Note, has a screen size of 5.5-inches. The device, dubbed ‘phablet’ because it can function as a tablet as well as a phone, is powered by a quad-core processor running at 1.6Ghz, has 2GB RAM, 16GB or 32 GB storage with support for SD card, 1280 x 720 pixels resolution, an 8MP rear camera, a 1.9MP Read more

Techyard(Monsoon Special!)

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Its that time of the year again when the rain drops come splashing across your roof-tops and all you wanna do is drench yourself in the first drops of rain like a carefree soul but alas! your worst gadgets nightmares come haunting and makes you stop dead in your tracks.So in this issue of Techyard,I present you with a list of gadgets that will help you beat the monsoon albeit enjoy the rain at the same time! Diluvio Underwater Loudspeaker The Diluvio Underwater Loudspeaker range from the stable of Clark Synthesis is the world’s only full frequency,full-fidelity underwater speaker.If you’re a music enthusiast and like to groove to some music while you’re taking a dive at your swimming pool,this underwater loudspeaker is Read more

Cool Tricks for FB

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Facebook formally launched “Timeline” at the fag-end of 2011 for its users world-wide.In this issue of Techyard we  try to bring you some of the latest cool features in Facebook. EDIT LINK NAMES AND DESCRIPTIONS If you want to post a link to your Facebook page but don’t like the title or description that Facebook automatically pulls from the linked page, you can change it. Before you click the Share button, click on the title or description in your pending post. They will change into editing boxes, like those to rename a file on your computer desktop. When you’re done editing, press Enter to save your changes. EMBED AN MP3 PLAYER If you paste a link that ends in “.mp3” Read more

Top 10 Gadgets

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Samsung Galaxy S II: One of the major threats to Apple’s iPhone, the Samsung Galaxy S II has sold more than 10 million units since its launch. The Galaxy S II comes with a dual-core 1.2 GHz processor, 1 GB of RAM and a Super AMOLED Plus screens, which are stunningly bright and make for an extremely sharp, colorful display. The Samsung Galaxy S II is photo-ready with a built-in 8 megapixel rear-facing camera, with a 2 megapixel cam up front for video chat. All three devices can record video in 1080p HD. [divider] Apple iPhone 4S: At about four times the US retail price where customers buy mandatory data-service plans, the Apple iPhone 4S still finds buyers among affluent young professionals Read more

Best of CES 2012!

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  [box_dark] Here we have presented some of the latest gadgets that stole the show at the recently concluded International Consumer Electronics Show (January 10-13,2012)[/box_dark] [divider] LG 55EM9600 OLED TV:It bagged the CNET Best CES Show Award.The first 55-inch OLED TV, the 55EM9800 promises the superb all-around performance of OLED (absolute black levels, ultra-fast panel and excellent viewing angles) in an ultra-thin panel.It was the cynosure of everyone present for obvious reasons! *Launch Date:Fall 2012         Samsung super OLED:Samsung showcased its new upcoming flagship TV- a 55-inch, super OLED 3D TV. It has a super-thin 4mm bezel and is amazingly just 7.6mm thick.While OLED provides for superb colors and sharpness, it is also a Smart TV & now Read more