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Recap of the Major Announcements at Facebook’s Mobile Event

Today in their special mobile event. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced some upgrades to their Facebook mobile applications. These new updates will provide a better mobile social platform for mobile devices which will be the future of the Facebook in the coming days. The new mobile platform is not a phone but it is a mobile platform which is supported for many different smartphones like …

Facebook for Android 1.4 Released – Supports Places, Groups and Improved Notifications

Although this rumor wasn’t looking like it could turn into reality but still, those who were looking for the launch of a Facebook phone would have realized that its not coming. But today in their live mobile media event, Facebook announced an update to their Facebook app for Android. This updated app has some new features such as places, groups and improved notifications. The update …

Apple already starting to approve Game Center enabled apps for iPad

We know that iOS 4.2 for iPad will be available soon with new amazing features like multitasking, GameCenter, Folders, AirPlay and many more. But it looks like Apple will release iOs 4.2 soon as they have started to approve apps for iOS 4.2 for iPad which support GameCenter. Currently Big Bad Sudoku Book is the only game available in the App Store which is works with …

New MacBook Air users experiencing Video and Kernel panics

Apple unveiled their new Mac Book Air lineup about two weeks ago. This MacBook Air is perhaps the slimmest and thinnest laptop available and looking at its configuration it surely looks way better then any netbook. But just after its launch, some people have started complaining about lernel panics and display problems in Apple’s discussion forum. Cult of Mac reported some days ago that the number …

Apple Investigating Issues With Monster Headphones

If you have noticed that your iPod or iPhone pauses and plays music erratically then it might not be a problem with your iPhone or iPod touch, but there is something wrong with your Monster-branded headphones. According to some sources, Apple is investigating some issue with these head phones. According to this screenshot shown below, Apple is claiming that conductive flanges used in Monster’s earbuds …

YouTube5 extension for Safari converts YouTube videos to HTML5 to avoid Flash and save CPU cycles

Apple is slowly removing flash from almost all of their devices. It first started with no support for flash in their iOS devices and now the new MacBook Air ships without flash (although it can be installed manually). But this makes almost no difference to Mac users as HTML5 is the future technology for vide and rich internet applications according to Apple and most websites …

Updated Gmail for Mobile Safari feels like a Native App with its new features

Most iPhone and iPod touch users would have noticed some changed in Gmail while visiting it from Mobile Safari. On Wednesday, Google rolled out an update to Gmail(mobile) for iPhone and iPod touch. The two major changes in this new update are that it has faster scrolling now and its navigation toolbar stays on the top of the screen when you scroll through your mail.

Yahoo App updated with Video Calls for iPod Touch 4

Apple introduced a front facing camera with iPod touch 4G so users could enjoy FaceTime calling features with other iPhone 4 or iPod Touch users, anytime they want. Macs are also in the list of FaceTime compatible devices now. With the introduction of a front facing camera on iPod touch, we expected other apps would to also start supporting video calling on it. Yahoo has …

PlayStation Phone expected to launch early next year with Android 3.0

A couple of months ago, many sites reported that Sony is planning to launch a PlayStation Phone on Android platform which will run games just like PSP. Yesterday, Engadget somehow managed to get their hands on a working prototype of the PlayStation Phone. This phone is expected to ship with Android 3.0 and it will have its own Sony Marketplace from where users would buy and …