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Apple is well known name in the field of computers and gadgets. Everyone is aware of Apple products including iPhones, iPods and latest is iPad. The iPad 3 is the most recent product of Apple. In list of iPad, iPad 3 is second generation of them. iPad 3 is tablet computer and operated with help of touch display screen. There are number of high tech feature added to this machine which makes this system extremely desirable.
History of iPad3
The first generation of iPad was launched in April 2010. The second generation of iPad that is iPad2 was launched by CEO of Apple, Steve Jobs on March 2, 2011. Internationally it has been launched in 25 countries on March 25 including Australia, Austria, Canada, Denmark, New Zealand, Japan etc.
Software of IPad3
Currently the operating system used by IPad2 is iOS 4.3.5 which is known for its security and efficiency. This iOS was released by July and dealt with security issues. However iOS 5 is planned for fall 2011.
Hardware Features of IPad3
iPad2 has many different attractive features. These features include the enhance design of the product as well as convenience for users. iPad 3 is a lot handy than other tablet computers because of its thickness which has been reduced to 33% and weight which is reduced up to 15% from other devices. The touch display of iPad 3 is efficient and sensitive to pores of hands. iPad 3 has convenient display of that is of 9.7 inches with high pixel resolution that is 1024 x 768. Memory storage of iPad 3 is available in three different ranges that are 16BG, 32GB and 64 GB.
Advance Wireless Technology
As far as connectivity is concerned iPad 3 has best to offer that is it is embedded with Wi-Fi technology as well as 3G. Therefore, with the help of Wi-Fi technology iPad2 will detect Wi-Fi signals all by itself. Whereas in the absence of Wi-Fi signals it can be connected with 3G service provided by cellular network. This feature is of great convenience for users on the go.
Dual Core A5 Chip
iPad 3 is equipped with powerful dual core A5 chip. This feature allows efficient multitasking that is user can do many things at one time. It would be significantly competent when using multiple resources at same time like browsing, using Face Time, watching video etc.
One great feature of iPad 3 is its battery life. Apple offers a good 10 hours of battery life. This time period is good enough to watch multiple movies, using iPad on journey etc.
iPad 3 offers dual camera. The camera is 5 megapixel and dual in nature. That is you can use camera for applications like Face time, video chat etc and also it can be used to capture videos from back side.
There are many other different features available in iPad 3. Like Bluetooth 2.1, which enable iPad to communicate with wireless headphones or wireless keyboard from Apple. You can also modify the position of image at iPad with help of accelerometer.
Internet security services are highly essential for any company. It enables them protect personal or business data. It also makes sure that privacy is maintained and important information is kept saved. Since today’s economy is totally computer-based, it is essential to guard system from any damaging virus or malware.
Protection is important
A company can really suffer if any serious damage occurs to its important files and database. At present, market place is totally technology-driven. Therefore, it is vulnerable to virus attacks. A foreign electronic enemy can hamper the growth of a business, which is running at its boom. Therefore, having strong software that gives full protection is very much needed.
Apart from big companies, even small businesses with a fewer employees also require such tools that can keep external attackers away from their database.
Business firewall software and anti-virus applications are two of the several available options. These can help an employer maintain safety and privacy of his company.
Many companies suffer a lot, if their identity is stolen. They have to struggle a great deal to combat their hidden enemy. Most of the time, recovery is really difficult. Once the data is lost, it is hard to identify the specific electronic invader.
Choosing an internet security program
Employees frequently do web surfing to carry out day-to-day business activities. Company owners should select internet security services program that includes reporting and monitoring applications. This will enable them get print out of all web addresses that employees have searched in workplace. It will also help manager to determine time efficiency of each employee.
Apple has launched its ipad2 which is faster than its predecessors due to added functionality and better graphic performance. The major update in ipad2 is dual-core A5 processor which delivers twice as much processing power than its predecessor. There are plenty of different apps for iPad available in apple apps store. iPad2 usually shipped with iOS4.3 which is a close competitor to android 3.0 honeycomb. It has a slimmer design and a newer version of iOS4.3 to boot.
Twitter is one of the best official apps for iPad available yet. Although twitter is same for iPad and iPhone but the look and feel in iPad is completely different experience. Twitter has introduced some new features for iPad users to connect instantly to what is most important for you. Share photos, videos, links easily to your friends and family. Overall twitter is an amazing user experience for reading information.
Flipboard is personalized pocket-sized social app which customizes everything and organize them at your will. You can read blogs, articles, cover stories and many more. This app is designed for both iPhone and iPad and it allows users to browse for the news. It is the best social magazine app for iPad available right now.
Dropbox allows you to upload files including photos and videos from your mobile device when you are on the go. This app is extremely useful and also has very handy user interface with search box included in it. You can use it free if you need 2GB storage or less.
iPad is one of the hottest and best selling device by Apple. Their of thousands of business apps available at iTunes which are exclusively developed for iPad. If you are a business person, then you will probably find these apps very handy with your business. Here is a list of Top 10 best business apps for iPad.
1. AirDisplay 1.2 for iPad
You can now turn your iPad into a second LCD for your MAC or Personal Computer. AirDisplay 1.2 can cater you outlook account and also your twitter account and can put them on the screen as long as your iPad is attached with your other media device.
With over 25 different database templates, Bento has proved to be a very useful assistant for your business matters. You can organize your business related stuff in this database system very easily. Its easy to use interface allows even common people to maintain their activities in an efficient manner.
3. Calculator for iPad Free
Calculator may be counted as the basic need in every sort of business. Now you can carry your calculator everywhere with you in your iPad. The simple and scientific modes can be selected as per need. The user friendly interface with large screen allows the user to operate it very easily.
4. Citrix Go To My PC
This is a very handy app as you can control your computer with you computer through your iPad with this amazing app. When you are away and you are worried about your work on computer, this app will help you to keep in touch with your computer. Although it lacks the multi-tasking feature but still it is good enough to be in your iPad.
5. Dragon Dictation
This is an internet enabled app. You will no longer need your personal assistant to write notes that you dictate him or her, as you can now dictate all your important notes on this app and it will transform the voice signals into text. You can also send or receive emails and use facebook through this awesome app.
6. Dropbox for iPad
Keep all your important files in organized manner with Dropbox.
Since social networking has become much of our daily routine, like our morning coffee and our evening hang out. People around the world have different social networks to operate on. Most of us are on more than one. Following are the 6 best apps for social networking that we could find. These are based on productivity, user-friendliness and also on how much they are being used around the globe.
1. The AIM for iPad
It is a solid app for those that primarily use AOL’s messaging service, since you can import them directly. It has some social networking issues, e.g. you can’t re-tweet or reply friends when using the built-in Facebook and Twitter clients. It is rated with 3 stars.
2. Oecoway’s Friendly app
It is a simple social networking app. It is easy to use and light on the machine. Its main feature is excellent layout. It keeps the social net-worker to his/her rudimentary purpose. It is rated with 3.5 stars.
HootSuite enables users to build many social network streams on one interface screen. Hootsuite app offers a different feature for all you people who operate on different social networks simultaneously. But it is kind of difficult for people who aren’t good at classifying information. Read More
Ford jump had initiated the development of apps for the SYNC system of the company. They created a 12 -week course for the students from the University of Michigan called cloud computing in the commute. Recently student teams have submitted their apps before the judges from ford, U of M and Microsoft. The winner on the whole is Caravan Track, which has supported in maintaining jointly a group of cars on a road tour. Other apps have offered crowd-sourced information on points of interests and road conditions and facilitated real-time fuel-economy tracking and ride sharing. Students have carried out research and create applications which are based on the entry to ford’s developmental platform. These applications are built on widows 7 and Microsoft Robotics Developer Studio. Below is given the information about the functioning of the different apps:
Information About And Connection With Group Of Vehicles:
Caravan track has been announced as the winning app. Because of the software, group of vehicles during the same visit can connect each other along their journey. With the help of recognition on the main website, users can come to see their fellow travelers. They can also observe vehicle telemetry which includes track each vehicle, map routes, fuel level and speed, intimation about the alerts along the way and can also provide about conditions of the road and other perils which they may experience along their way.
Acknowledgment About The Experience Of Past Drivers:
Fuel Tracker gives acknowledgment about the understanding of the past drivers on that specific road and provides real-time feedback to the drivers. Read More
The App Store has brought out a bunch of apps for the iPad. While there are many that were already available for the iPhone, they will look much better in the larger iPad. There are many new ones too. The costs are a bit high to what you would usually find in the App Store.
1. News and Social
NYT Editor’s Choice:
This app shows you what the ‘New York Times’ looks like on the iPad. It is free. There may be hidden subscription charges.
This app shows you how the ‘USA Today’ looks like on the iPad. This is free but there may be hidden subscription charges.
The Wall Street Journal has launched an app to allow its followers on iPad to read the paper. It is a free app. There may be hidden subscription charges.
This is a really good app. It includes video, image and text content as well. It has an unorthodox design. This is another free app.
NPR for iPad:
This is a digital version of the NPR. There is text and photo news along with the audio. It is a free app.
The tease at the App Store hints that this is not only a magazine scan. Rather it has been influenced by the amazing concept that surfaces in December. This app costs $5.
This old broadcaster is now on iPad with its very own app. There is all the BBC’s news coverage. This includes print, video and radio.
The app for all of you with a business sense. Your iPad can become a finance terminal with this app. It is free for now.
You can use your Stumble Upon account for simple link sharing and discovery. It is a free app.
The app that lets you save anything that you have come across online in a cleaned-up format for later use. It costs $5.
NewsRack worked great for the iPhone as an RSS reader. The great news is that if you have already paid $5 for the iPhone version, then the iPad download is absolutely free.
Feeddler is a free app that will cover all the basics if you do not want to spend money for a feed reader.
Some of you might not like the RSS readers. If that is the case, then Fluent is your thing. It will make your daily news to be a little guided into a single interface. This app is free.
The app that will make you an expert weatherperson. It includes prediction and reading. It is free.
Tweet deck worked great with the iPhone. It takes the column-based desktop app, and adapts it to the iPhone’s screen. The end result is in either two column (a portrait) or three column (landscape) modes.
AIM is the AOL’s instant messaging app. It looks pretty stunning. This app is free.
The app that will let you do some serious multi-protocol messaging. That includes Live, Facebook and Yahoo, among others. This app is for $10.
This app provides localism. Find out what is going on around your sofa, right from your sofa. It is free.
Foursquare on the iPad might sound like a strange idea now. Yet it won’t seem so strange the next time you are in Starbucks, with your iPad. This app costs $2.
While the Craiglist website is a disaster, the Craigslist iPad app looks great. It is free.
2. Entertainment and Video
An app that provides Netflix streaming over Wi-Fi. You should first have a NetFlix account that costs around $9 a month these days. After that, you can have thousands of brilliant TV shows and movies in your hand. The app is free.
ABC Player is one of the first TV apps available in the store. It has made a promising start. It provides an amazing slick interface for the ABC video content that is available on their website. This app is free.
An app that turns your iPad into a comic book for real. It provides a free reader but the comics have to be paid for.
iBooks is the Apple’s ebook store. It is the best thing yet for iPad ebooks. There is no competition for now, but Amazon and Barnes will be hoping to change that soon.
NBA Game Time Courtside:
An app that provides you with a full and interactive dashboard for all the basketball games that you watch. It is a joy for all the basketball fans. It is absolutely free.
MLB At Bat:
It is an app that enables you to watch the live games like the iPhone version. The extra bit added is that it simulates the games you are unable to watch due to blackout or licensing issues. There are also statistics at hand. It costs $15.
For all of you out there who like to eat, drink and sleep sports, this is the app for you. It provides a constant feed of sports information. There are the specific game scores like on the iPhone app, but the iPad app has been enhanced to include scores of columns, frames and panes. If you love sports, it costs a mere $5.
Yahoo Entertainment pulls info from the vast network of Yahoo sites. It has complete TV listings, videos and entertainment news. It has been amazingly designed, and it is free so it is definitely worth a download.
SoundHound is a song recognition app with a difference. It has an immensely fast recognition engine. It does not only ID any music that is playing, but also provides lyrics, charts, music discovery and full playlist playback. The charts are based on what people are Idling and not based on buying statistics. It is for $5.
It is an app that provides song recognition. Still, it will not recognize your own singing voice or humming like SoundHound can. Also, the song recognition ability is not as good. Still, it is a free app so you can try it.
The Pandora’s iPad app is sticking to its basic customized radio feature. It provides artist info along with your playlists. Read More
It’s nonetheless, era of Android handsets, and whenever there is talk about Android handsets one can’t just forget The Nexus S and Desire HD. They belong to Samsung and HTC family respectively. Galaxy S of the Samsung has already made its mark, whereas HTC Nexus One (HTC) has made its name by becoming Google’s successor. Let’s see which Android outruns the other.
There was always a slight problem running TweetDeck or Angry Birds on handsets but not these handsets. They are elegant, smart and quite enjoyable handsets. Moreover, it’s nonetheless, great surprise to see more than one lack and 20 thousand games and applications restless to be used. In short, the market is full of healthy surprises. The only slight problem with Android 2.3 is that developers haven’t updated the code yet and due to which some applications don’t run.
Tasker, an application which is used for handy control of phone settings has reduced its functionality on NEXUS S, which is quite irritating sometimes. The most difficult part is to compare the two handsets in case of downloads. Both are the equal matches in downloading. With the advent of time apps are increasing day by day, this may damage the attractiveness of Desire HD.
Quality Calling and Battery Timing
The only thing the Desire HD lags is battery timing. It has a huge 4.3-inch LCD screen and only 1230 mAh battery, which only make the thing worse. For those, who are regular mobile users extra battery acts not as a choice but a necessity. Moreover, the battery HTC has used is woefully inadequate for the task at hand. For applications, games and videos the battery just doesn’t fulfill user requirements.
On the contrary, the Nexus S has a battery capacity of 1500 mAh cell. As the screen (AMOLED) is also not too heavy as compared to LCD so battery of NEXUS S appears quite handy. It has quite improved increased stamina and is feasible for running apps, games and videos. Those who prefer long battery timings NEXUS S is the right choice. By being a bit of care the battery can last a couple of days without charge.
Nowadays, the storage is the top priority of users. NEXUS S comes with the pre-storage of 16 GB, which is more than enough for most of the users (quite enough for songs, apps and downloads). However, the problem is that when this storage runs out, there is no external memory microSD card slot.
Android is an operating system of the mobile device. All applications for Android platform using the Java programming language. It becomes very popular in small devices. The Android SDK provides the APIs and tools to develop applications for Android mobile devices with or without touchable functionality. By using these applications get your alert for important meetings, tasks, birthday, and more.
5 Best Calendar Apps for Android
There are numerous free applications for Android or any other system, like best five calender for Android system that helps you in every professional field. To get schedule your business life. Following is some famous calendar with different features according to different fields like, business, personal life, teaching, etc.
1. Touch Calendar (BETA)
Touch calendar is more interesting calendar application of all the Android apps. It takes advantage of the Android v2.0. interface. Touch Calendar includes a pinch zooming, avoiding for the long tap use double tap to enter events, allows scrolling horizontal or vertical. You can jump to any date from the menu, search calendar from menu or phone, and much more.
2. Smooth Calender
Smooth Calendar is very much easy to use. It is highly configuration screen for the built in calendar app. Smooth Calendar is not a very good application for you if you have more than one event in a single day. Smooth Calendar has one screen size of 4X2. At this size, your calendar only can display your event names if more than one or detailed one event at a time.
3. Cal Widget
Cal Widget, This Calendar application stands alone in Android mobile system. It is one of the best widget calendar applications.
In this era of technology mobile phone is requirement of every person and also has positive effects on society. Mobile technology enables you to get connect all over the world through internet and get information of any part of world (breaking news) when it happens. Mobile technology enables you to make fast and informed decisions.
Mobile technology is very useful in many departments of social life and smart phones with capabilities of browsing the internet, audio/video calls, and sharing large files, mobile technology has made it more efficient to communicate and conduct meetings and business. Some Top Selling Phones make good effects on economy of mobile companies.
In these competitors Best Selling Phone gets more benefit due to its sharp and smart features. Mostly mobile phones with highest sale having balance in their prices with features, so they are affordable for every class. Here we are introducing some Best Selling Phones.
- Nokia 5310:
Nokia 5310 is an express music phone. Main body color is grey, red, black or white and about a centimeter thick. It was released in 2007 and it features many music specific features as well as a 2.0 megapixel camera. It comes with 30 MB internal memory, 32 MB system RAM (2MB of heap memory for apps).Its weight is 71 g, it comes with a dedicated audio chip, which delivers better audio quality, as well as video. It has basic organizer functions including a calendar, to-do list, and notes and it can play FM Radio and receive call with the headset’s button.
2. Nokia N97:
It is a smart and stylish model of nokia series with sharp features. It is actually category of those phones which are in highest sale. It made good repute in Top Selling Phones. It is a touch screen mobile phone in the N series by Nokia. It was released worldwide, on 26 June 2009. It comes with a slide-out QWERTY keyboard. Its talk time is 9.5 hours; LCD size is (640×360 px) 3.5 inch. Its weight is 150 g for original. Its Video recording: Up to 3.6 hours (offline mode) and Standby time: Up to 17 days (3G), 18 days (GSM).
Another version on Nokia N97 is Nokia N97 Mini, having some features of N97 but some differences for instance it is downsize than Nokia N97, another difference is top left the big D-pad has been replaced with four arrow keys at right side. Space between keys is also more than original design. It has some similarities with original model i-e 3.2 inch touch screen, 8 GB of storage memory, removal of FM transmitter, and a shorter battery life. Its LCD size is (640×360 px) 3.2 inch. Weight: 138 g for mini .
3. Nokia N95:
The phone was released at the end of March 2007. This is a portable device is a Smart phone produced by Nokia as part of their N series. The N95 has built-in Wi-Fi, with which it can access the Internet, audio/video chat, it also has built-in Blue-tooth and works with wireless earpieces. The N95 includes a built-in accelerometer. Its weight is 120 g and comes with 160 MB Memory, 240×320 px, 2.6 in, TFT LCD display, USB 2.0, Blue-tooth 2.0, Wi-Fi b/g, Infrared and Rear Camera of 5 Megapixel.
Its different versions are:
- N95 NAM (N95-3): designed specifically for the North American market
- N95 8GB (N95-2): N95-2, internally known as RM-320, comes with 8 gigabytes of internal storage and a larger display
- N95 CHINA (N95-5): the N95-5 is targeted at the Chinese market
- N95 8GB NAM (N95-4): with support for North American
- N95 CHINA (N95-5)
- N95 8GB CHINA (N95-6)
The lower cost N95-5 and N95-6 for the Chinese market.
This is also including in phones With Highest Sale. This is a very simple mobile in nokia series. It was launched in late 2003; 250 million 1100′s have been sold since 2003. The Nokia 1100 was designed at Nokia Design Center in California. Its style is not too much modern but it gets popularity among more modern cell phones with more features. It was target among those users who a simple use of cell phone only related to a phone call or SMS just text messages, alarm clock or calendar. Its display is 96 x 65 Monochrome.