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Samsung’s Galaxy Gear coming in five colors: Report

Speculation has been rife over the past few months that Samsung Electronics Co. is ready to launch a wristwatch-like device named the Galaxy Gear that can make phone calls, surf the Web and handle e-mails.

Report pegs iPhone 5S launch on Sept. 10

If reports by the technology blog AllThingsD are anything to go by then Apple is all set to take the wraps off the its redesigned iPhone, likely to be called iPhone 5S, in just a few weeks from now.

Samsung’s dominance in android market continues!

As per the latest statistics revealed by the advertising and Web analytics firm Chitika, Samsung devices contribute massive chunk towards Android-based Internet traffic.

Google+ becomes the 2nd largest social networking site!

Google Plus seems to be gaining momentum and could pose a formidable challenge to Facebook or Twitter!! A new study has found that Google+ is trumpeting and is now the second biggest social networking site, as per number of active users.

Apple App Store vs Google Play: trends and statistics!!

The battle of the app stores between Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) and Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is heating up!!

Gen Xers unconcerned about climate change--report

Members of Generation X are pretty indifferent when it comes to climate change finds a University of Michigan report released this week.

Apple’s Next iPhone To Sport 4.6 Retina Display

Barely has the excitement of new iPad died down when the rumors of Apple’s next generation iPhone have started to swirl!

Fuel-efficient cars creating jobs in US

A report released jointly by the National Wildlife Fund and the National Resource Defense Council (NRDC) along with United Auto Workers (UAW) shows that around 151,000 workers in the U.S. auto sector are engaged in ‘green jobs,’ aimed at providing clean and fuel-efficient vehicle technologies.

US unemployment rate falls to 9.1% in July

A report by the Labor Department shows that jobless rate has fallen slightly in July and the more than expected jobs were added during this period.

RIM slashes profit forecast

Research In Motion (RIM), maker of the BlackBerry smart phone predicted that its profits may drop and the company may have to cut jobs.