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TechCrunch: Revived Google Nexus 7 Tablet Spotted in Leaked Press Reports
/ July 22, 2013 2:22 pm
TechCrunch: Revived Google Nexus 7 Tablet Spotted in Leaked Press Reports

TechCrunch reports that while Google plans to announce the launch of its revamped Nexus 7 tablet by July 24, leaked images of the smart tablet have already emerged in the market. The tablet is manufactured by Asus and boasts a 5 mega-pixel camera on the rear-side. To improve video quality, a 1.3 Mega-pixel camera is present on the front. It also includes an updated 7 inch screen which offers a resolution of 1920x1200. The new Nexus 7 will be powered by a quad-core chipset, which will work at 1.5 GHz. . Read More

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Expect Labs Closes New Round of Funding
/ July 22, 2013 1:33 pm
Expect Labs Closes New Round of Funding

Expect Labs, the San Francisco-based developer of an intelligent assistant platform designed to understand conversations and anticipate information a user needs, said on Monday it has raised an unspecified amount in a new round of funding. Liberty Global Ventures and IDG Ventures joined previous backers Google, Intel, Samsung and Telefónica in the round, which the company will use to extend its platform across multiple industry verticals and geographic markets. . Read More

AllThingsD: Top Tech Firms To Ask Obama for More Transparency in PRISM
/ July 18, 2013 10:39 am
AllThingsD: Top Tech Firms To Ask Obama for More Transparency in PRISM

AllThingsD reports that 63 of the world’s leading tech firms and various public interest and consumer groups, including Apple, Google, Facebook and Microsoft, have joined hands to send an open letter to President Obama and the U.S. Congress requesting improved transparency in the NSA’s surveillance operations. . Read More

WhatsApp Now Free
/ July 18, 2013 10:18 am
WhatsApp Now Free

The popular messaging service WhatApp announced today that the service will no longer charge users. WhatsApp made the announcement in a blog post on its site. Read More

VentureBeat: GlassUp to Contend with Google Glass?
/ July 17, 2013 10:14 am
VentureBeat: GlassUp to Contend with Google Glass?

VentureBeat reports that a Venice, Italy-based company has launched a remarkable product named GlassUp, which is a wearable glass product having the features of a smart phone. GlassUp is able to display SMS messages, emails, notifications and any other information which a GlassUp optimized app wants to display. The GlassUp project was started 2 years ago by Francesco Giartosio and a scientist who built displays for the Italian air force. Read More

TechCrunch: KeepSafe, Private Photo Gallery App, Raises $3.4 Million
/ July 17, 2013 10:09 am
TechCrunch: KeepSafe, Private Photo Gallery App, Raises $3.4 Million

TechCrunch reports that KeepSafe, a popular app among smartphone users which allows users to create password-protected photo galleries has raised $3.4 million. The company has reported growing to more than 13 million users, of which 6 million are known to be active every month. The Google store reports the app as “The best to hide pics”. . Read More

LA Times: Google Takes Mobile to the Next Level with Voice Commanded MotoX
/ July 17, 2013 10:05 am
LA Times: Google Takes Mobile to the Next Level with Voice Commanded MotoX

The LA Times reports that Google will be taking the world of smartphones to the next level by launching its innovative voice controlled Motorola Moto X smartphone. A user can easily control the device with voice commands, without the need of touch. Sources say that the videos of this highly speculated Moto X smartphones are already leaked and showcase some unique features of the phone. . Read More

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