9 iPad alternative before you rush to buy Ipad

6 Apr

there are many other alternative available in the market .you just go through them and find which sutes to best of you need

Here the list starts

1. Lenovo Skylight

lenovo-skylight-smartbook-2.jpg image by netbookc

The Lenovo Skylight is an ARM-based smartbook based on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon chipset platform, according to the company. Lenovo says that the Skylight smartbook connects with AT&T 3G mobile broadband service in the U.S.

2. Archos 7-5

The Archos 7 features an 800 x 480 pixel screen, uses an ARM processor, offers 128 MB of RAM and either 160 or 320 GB of storage, according to the company.

3. ASUS R50A


The ASUS R50A weighs 520 grams and has a 5.6-inch LCD screen. It offers Wi-Fi and HSDPA 3.5G. It has built-in GPS circuitry and ASUS Photo Navigator, the company says.

4. viliv S10

The viliv S10 weighs 2.67 pounds and offers integrated optional 3G. It features a swivel and multi-touch touch screen. The device, the company says, runs Windows 7 and is supported by the Intel Atom 2.0GHz CPU. It has a solid-state hard drive.

5. Neofonie WePad

Neofonie WePad
The Neofonie WePad has a 1366 x 768 pixel display. It is driven by the 1.66GHz Intel Atom processor and has 16 GB of NAND flash. The device features an onboard Webcam, offers Flash and Adobe AIR, multitasks, and accepts applications from the WePad AppStore and the Google Android Marketplace.

6. Fujitsu LifeBook UH900

Fujitsu LifeBook UH900

The Fujitsu LifeBook UH900 is a handheld PC that features 62 GB of solid-state drive (SSD) storage space. The device weighs less than 500 grams and is fully compatible with Windows 7, the company says.

7. Samsung Q1

Samsung Q1
Samsung says the Q1 offers full PC functionality and runs Windows Vista Business Edition. It features Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 2.0 connectivity. It has a 7-inch LCD touch-screen with LED backlit technology. The company says battery life is about seven hours

8. BenQ MID S6

The MID S6 has a 4.8-inch high-resolution display, and supports 3.5G cellular and wireless local-area network connectivity. Screen resolution, according to the company, is 800 x 480 pixels.

9. Lenovo ThinkPad X100e

The Lenovo ThinkPad X100e uses AMD Athlon Neo single- and dual-core processors and Turion dual-core processors. It runs Windows 7 Professional and offers an 11.6-inch high-definition display touchpad and Trakpoint. Other features, according to the company, are enlarged keys and an embedded number pad.

if you like anyone or recommend better trhan iPad then let us know:-


iTunes updates to 9.1, adds syncing for iPad support,Breaks Sync With Jailbroken Devices?

31 Mar

Apple has updated its free jukebox software for Mac and Windows late afternoon, just in time for the official iPad launch this month. iTunes 9.1 which brings several changes and enhancements, including support for syncing the iPad.In anticipation of the iBookstore, the “Audiobooks” section of iTunes has been renamed to “Books” and now allows users to manage both audio books and eBooks.

Apple says iTunes 9.1 lets you organize and sync books downloaded from the iBooks app on the iPad or manually added to your iTunes library. Like with the iPhone, iPad owners will need to connect their device to Desktop iTunes via a USB cable in order to transfer e-book purchases to their iTunes libraries.

iTunes 9.1 also addressed half a dozen Security issues, including those related to the maliciously crafted images and video files that could allow hackers to execute arbitrary code or launch denial-of-service attacks. Both Mac and windows weigh in at a little over 100MB each and can be downloaded at apple.com/itunes/download.

However, in addition to the other features mentioned below, some users are reporting that iTunes 9.1 seems to have broken sync on some jailbroken devices. Initially it had appeared that my jailbroken iPhone 3GS was affected, although rebooting my computer re-enabled sync. If you experience issues with syncing your iPhone or iPod touch after applying the update, restarting your computer should fix the problem.

Some good features of this version

  • Synchronization

automatically convert music with a high bitrate down to 128kbps                          AAC when syncing with an iPhone or iPod touch. This feature has                          been present in iTunes for some time, although it was only available                     to iPod nano and Shuffle owners

  • Rename, rearrange or remove Genius Mixes

Genius Mixes has also been updated, adding the ability to rename,                         rearrange, and remove any Genius Mix. Additionally, users can also                     access Genius Mixes via the iTunes DJ feature.

File Transfer with Orkut and iGoogle Friends from Chat Window

31 Mar

Google has enabled the functionality to share photos, documents, and other files while chatting with your friends and family in iGoogle and Orkut. File transfer works directly in the browser without needing to install anything.

This feature is also compatible with the file transfer functionality in the Google Talk client software, so you can share files directly from the web version to the desktop version.

File transfer is available in orkut and iGoogle only for now. Google promises to bring this functionality to Gmail soon.

From the new toolbar on the top of the chat window, you click the blue camera and phone icons to start video and voice chats with your friends or the group chat icon to add additional friends to a text chat.[source]

Block Flash animations in Google Chrome

29 Mar

Are you interested in blocking Flash Animations on sites which slows up your PC speed on opening and the site which you like to open often .so here the solution through which you can just turn of the flash animations in your browsers. For this go to the Chrome Extension Gallery and I found a very good flash blocking extension. It’s called Flash Block.

The main benefit of using this extension is that you can reduce the memory usage, CPU cycle, web-page loading time and broadband usage charge. It will also block advertisements.

(click here to download)

how does it work..???

Once installed, Flash animations will show as a grayed out icon in your browser window. To view them, just click on them once.

The interesting thing about this extension is that, after installing, when you visit a site you will see a placeholder in the place of flash contents or flash videos. If you want to view the content, just click the placeholder, other flash contents on that page remains blocked.

we can also disable it manually by entering their URLs into the white list,from the extension options menu.

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Some screenshots of the upcomming iPad App store

28 Mar

Earlier few days,iPad App store is offering currently settings on apples servers.THe ipad App store is always live and always ready for use any with his device. based on this leaked screen shots of the ipad app store it lokks like the iPhone/Ipod Touch App store.Also, the main thing to know is that application store has separated Ipad and Iphone applications. you will also see this when you try to search iPad applications.it will show the ipad applications at the top and other application at the bottom.

we all are interested in iPad games some of the latest games have been revealed but recognized games include:

  • Flight Control HD – $4.99
  • Labyrinth 2 HD – $7.99
  • Real Racing HD – $9.99
  • Bugdom 2 – $9.99
  • Igloo Games Arcade – $6.99
  • Sparkle HD – $2.99

Pricing of these are some what higher than the iPhone price. But hope with these applications will have some more high graphics and many game play elements. It’s no surprise that Apple wanted to be on top of getting apps out on the iPad store before the device’s launch, but they’ve inadvertently revealed some of their developers’ hands prematurely
real racing hd1 Real Racing is Real on the iPad and Will Be  Included in the iPad App Store Launch   Plus Screenshot

lets wait and see how this game perform on 12th April as iPad was sheduled to be launched on 3 rd april now it has been delayed by the above date

Watch many sports channel live on your computer

15 Mar

Now we all can watch TV live on our computer. what about a situation like you stay in hostel  and you don’t have TV but you have internet connection  and its your favorite team match you just don’t want to miss it nor want to see boring ticker  here is solution you can watch TV on your computer without installing any external or internal hardware. just directly in your media player through your  broadband connection in just few easy steps.

i would just love sharing with you all about some free ware programmed through which we can watch TV live on our computers. this includes all major European football leagues,espn ,wrestling and some our favorite TV stations mtv.and many more.


Live TV

all you need to do is have a latest version of windows media player or real player and good broadband connections

1. lets check the setting of the player

Start the media player, make sure you use the latest version. Right-Click and select Options from the menu. Click on Performance and Change the Buffer Size of Content to 30 seconds.

In real player you select Tools -> Preferences and click on the General -> Playback Settings. The setting Buffer up to 30 seconds is at the bottom of this window.

2.Stream formats which can be used

mms:// and .asx open with windows media player
rtsp:// and .rm / .ram open with real player

3. start streaming manually

Sometimes you need to start streams manually. Use the stream formats information to figure out the program to use.

On windows media player choose File -> Open Url or the shortcut ctrl + u
On real player choose File –> Open




Download from the above link, unzip, start. A channel list will be displayed. Double-click a channel and windows media player should start and begin buffering and displaying.



Download from the above location. This one has an installation script that is unfortunately producing lots of gibberish. The buttons are designed like in every other windows installation script. (left button, choose a directory, 3x middle button). The Channel list is on the left, you see the channel name, the quality of the stream in Kb per second and the users connected to the channel.



Just download and run the installation script on pplive. Its all in English, no need to worry. You need the pplive channel list for it, it does not come with a loaded list.

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Some Useful Tips For Google Chrome

5 Feb

Google chrome is best emerged among the browser in the market. no doubt has very good efficiency and good speed among all the browsers available. google chrome is what I can say a user-friendly browser . even u can also make it working cool with some of my tips described below.

1. Make Chrome use less memory.

Google chrome is the multi tab browser. multi-tab browser means that each tab uses its own source of memory on your computer.this was designed to make online applications run faster. don’t worry about the memory space usage here is the solution  through which you can use the browser by your choice.


this is the default mode of you chrome .in this every tab takes it own memory and make each tab to run with its best speed  and make the browser stable. but it consumes memory


this will make a single process for unique site.if you have two tabs for Google and all other for maventech’ blog then they all will be listed in two process.


The simplest mode; all tabs run in a single process, much like the other browsers we have now. This setting frees up memory for other applications.

Create a shortcut for Chrome. Open the Properties tab. Edit the Target field as shown in the picture by appending –single-process to the path.

2. Manage tabs with the Task Manager

This is an offshoot of Google Chrome’s multi-process nature which allows each tab to run separate from the other. This allows us to manage, reload or shut down each tab without affecting the rest of our browsing. All this can be done through the Task Manager. PressShift and Escape to start the task manager or right click on the blue top bar. An unresponsive tab can be shut down without bringing down the browser by a simple press of the End process button.

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Google Chrome 4.0 unleashed

27 Jan

Google has released its 4.0 version with of course many enhancements. this browser could be downloaded from Google chrome site and even we can upgrade the existing version by following upgrade instructions. since chrome have come a far way and overcoming Firefox.

there are few differences in both the versions they are as follows

1. Bookmark synchronisation

If you’ve got a Google Account (who hasn’t?), Chrome will upload your bookmarks to the web. You can access them via a Google docs folder or even synchronize them all with any other installation of any other browser. As far as I’m aware, Chrome’s is the only browser which gives us this facility.

2. Extensions

Extensions  were not supported in earlier versions but with release in version 3.0 we have to add extensions in command line parameter to the Chrome shortcut.but with the release of this version extensions are available and with the increase in the version they have introduce around 2000 extensions at google website

I like Chrome. It’s a great if you’re surfing the web or using online applications and need a fast, stable browser. In my opinion, Firefox still offers a better all-round experience for power users and developers, but Chrome is catching up fast.

Apple comming to cut down home energy bills

18 Jan

save energy turn to greenAs we all know apple is best in saving our favorite sound tracks ,favorite video and apple is arriving to save our home energy bills.

The main concept behind, their patent application described a hardware that will control the amount of energy supplied to different electronic devices.like it will manage ho and when to charge iPod or mobile .

this will tell people how the devices could be connected to save power.there is even a plug that can convert ac/dc and control the voltage that how much voltage is needed to run a device.It will also connected with your lcd or moving projectors so you  aware of what thing are using what amount of energy and you can also manage them.

In this race apple is not only the player many big tycoons are in this same race:” how to save energy”


Haiti earthquake claims 1,40,000 lives

16 Jan

Around 1,40,000 people are estimated to have died in the massive earthquake that hit Haiti.

The Haitian government has said that while 40,000 people have been buried, at least a hundred thousand are still under the rubble.

Authorities have also said that the main concern now is that desperation is turning to violence.

There are reports of gangs of robbers preying on survivors desperately awaiting aid. Police are being rushed to the areas from where reports of robberies are coming in.

Some looting broke out in downtown Port-au-Prince, with a body burned and at least two shots fired.

Three days after the earthquake, governments across the world were pouring relief supplies and medical teams into the quake-hit Caribbean state, the poorest in the Western Hemisphere.

But due to huge logistical hurdles, including a clogged airport and badly damaged port, and the sheer scale of the destruction, the aid was not yet reaching the victims.
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