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Mark Zuckerberg CEO of Facebook today announced their new home on Android. They call it “Home” or “Facebook Home”. This is a new app that will be available on Google play store for downloads from April 12th onwards. The “Home”…

This Wednesday, 3rd April 2013, Mozilla announced a new partnership with Samsung to build a next generation web browser engine called Servo. The announcement was published on The Mozilla Blog. According to Mozilla they want to take advantage of tomorrow’s…

In the previous article we understood how IP fragmentation could be avoided at the source using MSS. But what will happen in the below network scenario? In this scenario though fragmentation will be avoided at the source, but it will…

IP Fragmentation occurs when the packets want to pass through a link with a smaller maximum transmission unit (MTU) than the original datagram size. The 16-bit identification field, 3-bit Flags field that includes more fragments, and don’t fragment bits and…

Facebook sent the above invitation to press for an event to see its new home on Android. This has set a wave of rumors that Facebook may be announcing its own smartphone. The event will be held at Facebook’s headquarters…

Google began making Google play movies and TV episodes available for rental and purchases in India and Mexico since 27th March 2013. The total number of countries where Google is offering this service is now increased to 13. Apart from…

The Google Nexus 7 tablet that was announced on June 2012 in Google I/O conference and released in July 2012, is now available in India on the Google play store. Nexus 7 can be ordered from Google Play store from…
Mother of all Cyber attacks used DNS reflection

CyberBunker If you experienced a slow web browsing in past week, then there is a good chance that it was because of the DDoS attack that CyberBunker was carrying out on The SpamHaus Project.   CyberBunker is a Dutch hosting…

According to an analyst working in RBC capital markets Apple may launch both iPhone 5S and a low-end iPhone without retina display in June or July time frame this year. The analyst of RBC capital market using a research report…

According to wired.com, Microsoft is preparing itself for a big update for its latest OS Windows 8, which it is calling Windows Blue. It will include many new features including the improved touch capability. MSFT Kitchen posted a video, in…

Google launched a note-taking app named Google Keep. The purpose of this app is similar to apps like Evernote, S Memo (On Samsung Devices), and Sticky Note etc. They all help you achieve one common thing, which is to take…

For those who thought that 4.2.2 was the last Android release, stay put. Google is not yet done with its roll out of newer and better Android OS versions. Like last year Google announced about the Jelly Bean at Google…

Apple has recently put up a page on their website justifying why iphone is better than any other smart phone. Though not an iPhone fan, I loved the punch line of the page, which says “There’s iPhone. And then there’s…

In a traditional network switch, the packet forwarding (done by the data plane) and the high-level routing decisions (done by the control plane) occur on the same hardware or device. The purpose of SDN (Software-defined networking) approach is to separate…

Either a student or a working professional, education is something that will help both of them to excel in their respective domains. It is difficult though, to go for paid courses for the many courses that you may want to…

Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. a South Korean multinational electronics company headquartered in Suwon, launched its much awaited flagship device Galaxy S4 at the Samsung Unpacked 2013 in Manhattan on Thursday evening.   There were some notable hardware improvements in the…

In the article What is BYOD we got a basic idea about the term BYOD and we came to know that major hurdles in implementing this in large scale are some security issues. Enterprises do not want to sacrifice security…

If you are working in an enterprise where you need to use laptop for your daily work, it is highly likely that you might have come across the term BYOD in recent past. Bring Your Own Device (BYOD), is a…

This is the last article in this series. Here we will talk how telecommunications has helped manufacturing industry. The term manufacturing most commonly refers to Industrial Production, in which mass production of finished goods from raw materials is done.  …

Information and Communication Technologies have revolutionized the Travel and Tourism industry globally. The countries like Malaysia, Singapore, Mauritius etc., where the economy is sustained with the help of tourism have seen tremendous growth after the growth of communications technology.  …

We discussed about Energy industry in Part 6 of our series, like Energy production, Mining also generally takes place at remote sites where the greatest challenge is basic communication between managers with headquarters and workers with families. A communication requirement…

Transportation and telecommunication has a strong bond. Let us understand the different applications that telecommunication has in railway, road, and air transport.   Railway Signaling:  These systems are used to control Railway traffic safely. They essentially prevent trains from  colliding.Communications-Based…

The energy industry is the superset of all the industries that work for the sale and production of energy. This includes refining and distribution, fuel extraction and manufacturing.   Some of the major energy industries segments are, power industry whose…

This is the fourth article in the series, Telecommunication for Business. Till now we have discussed about Banking and Finance, Capital Markets and E-Commerce. In this article we will take a look at how telecommunication has led to the growth…

This is the third article in the series, Telecommunications For Business. The last article talked about how telecommunications has made Capital Markets perform better. In this article we will talk about how E-commerce is affected by the growth in information…

We heard a lot about NFC enabled phone nowadays and lot of us do know the basics of it too. Let us try to understand NFC a “little” more than the basic stuff, i promise i will not make you…

This is the second article in the series, Telecommunications For Business. The last article talked about how telecommunications has made Banking and Finance businesses better and more connected. In this article we will talk about how Capital Markets have benefited…

Telecommunications is playing a very crucial role in the world today. Growth of businesses has exponentially increased with the advent of telecom.   Telecommunications equipment has greatly changed the way businesses function today. It is extremely hard to run a…