Google is going straight for Apple’s throat. In addition to announcing its first direct iPad competitor, the Nexus 10, it’s also set to release a new high-end smartphone, the Nexus 4. How does Google’s (and LG’s) latest flagship compare to the iPhone 5? Let’s take a look Dimensions In every dimension, the Nexus 4 is larger than the iPhone 5. Thinness – long one of Apple’s hallmarks – is a big advantage for its handset. …"Google’s latest flagship Nexus phone compare to the iPhone 5"
In the past she has been known for her intrigue with the dark side – with a fetish for blood and a huge collection of knives. But now that she is a mother to six children, it is a more family friendly Halloween these days for Angelina Jolie. The 37-year-old actress was seen rounding up some of her brood, including Shiloh, six, and twins Vivienne and Knox, four, for a trip to Party City in…"Angelina Jolie was seen rounding up some of her brood, including Shiloh, and twins Vivienne"
A few days ago, Nissan teased not just a new car, but a new genre of cars. That car is the EXREM, and the genre is something that Nissan calls an urban compact sports car. Nissan designed the new concept car specifically for the Brazilian market and introduced it at the São Paulo Motor Show. Nissan Design America worked closely with Brazilian designers to develop a concept car that reflects the country’s vibrancy and passion.…"Nissan teased not just a new car, That car is the EXREM"
Gravity waves are the big ticket item of physics. Predicted by Albert Einstein in 1916 as part of his general theory of relativity, these waves could help scientists solve many mysteries about the origin of the universe – if they could detect them. In an attempt to do this, researchers at Stanford University and NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center are developing a new atomic interferometry technique that may be sensitive enough to record gravity waves…"Goddard physicist Babak Saif with the broadband laser system"
In the tablet market, the iPad is still the undisputed leader. One of the ways that Apple retained that status was this year’s introduction of a lower-priced iPad 2. Though its US$400 price tag is still enough to buy two Kindle Fires, it let Cupertino at least approach budget tablet territory. With next week’s launch of a smaller iPad, though, we may soon bid farewell to the iPad 2. That’s the theory postulated by Evercore…"Apple’s success is built on streamlined simplicity and focus."
With autumn well and truly here, the London Olympics and Paralympics is beginning to feel like a distant memory. However, on Friday night, we were given a boost to our flagging Olympic spirit as a host of Team GB stars attended the UK Athletics Dinner. Leading the glamour was gold medal winning heptathlete Jessica Ennis, 26, who showed off her toned legs in a black and pink mini dress.In the pink: Hepthalete gold medallist Jessica…"Leading the glamour was gold medal winning heptathlete Jessica Ennis"
Once described as the Maharaja, the king of the skies, the country’s debt ridden national airline has become a big defaulter. Air India (AI) owes Rs 566 crore to the Delhi International Airport Ltd (DIAL) – the consortium which manages the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport and faces a huge cash crunch – with Rs 26 crore due for this month. Throw in the Rs 100-plus crore that Air India owes to GMR’s Hyderabad airport…"Air India owes Rs 566 crore to the Delhi International Airport Ltd"
Energy suppliers will be forced to tell customers about the cheapest tariff they have on offer under proposed reforms unveiled by the energy watchdog today. Ofgem said its plans will put an end to complex tariffs and will usher in a ‘simpler, clearer, fairer and more competitive’ energy market. But the proposals do not incorporate a requirement for companies to actually move customers to the cheapest tariff available – as suggested by Prime Minister David…"Energy suppliers will be forced to tell customers about the cheapest tariff"
You may relate the words more with a truck on the highway, but the famous phrase caught actor Anushka Sharma’s fancy enough to get it inked on the small of her back, or so she would have us believe. At a press conference for her upcoming film Matru Ki Bijli Ka Mandola on Tuesday, Anushka was seen flaunting the new colourful tattoo that reads ‘Dekho magar pyar se’. The cheeky body art is apparently part…"Dekho magar pyar se’ with co-star Imran at movie"
They reveal an intricate maze of computers that process Internet search requests, show YouTube video clips and distribute email for millions of people. With hundreds of thousands of servers, colourful cables and even bicycles so engineers can get around quickly, they range from a converted paper mill in Finland to custom made server farms in Iowa. ‘Very few people have stepped inside Google’s data centers, and for good reason: our first priority is the privacy…"Google has given a rare glimpse inside the vast data centres around the globe that power its services."