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Apple App Store: 250,000 and counting!

Apple’s App Store now has more than 250,000 apps, just two years and a couple of months after it opened. Many blogs now confirm counts of 252,227 active apps for the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad. That’s an extraordinary achievement. It means that for every day the App Store has been open, developers have uploaded 323.7 […]

Google app for iPhone and iPad adds push notifications

In the latest release of its Google Mobile app for the iPhone and iPad, Google has added the long-awaited ability to receive push notifications for Gmail and Google Calendar. You can download the update through Apple’s App Store. To setup notifications, users enter their Google account credentials. After that, an alert comes through every time a […]

Merloni attends Cause Related Marketing Debate

Merloni attends Cause Related Marketing Debate Attended by: Sulaimaan Arbee & Yaseen Theba. Cause-related marketing can, and should, become a cornerstone of your marketing plan, highlighting your company’s reputation – but …how do you make sure you do it correctly?

Your Facebook Friends Are Watching You

BIG BROTHER IS WATCHING YOU.  In 2010, that could be replaced with FACEBOOK IS WATCHING YOU.  Or rather, YOUR FRIENDS ON FACEBOOK ARE WATCHING YOU.  You and your friends can now post where you are and share this information, if you so chose. Facebook showed off the power of this new location feature at a launch […]

Why iPad 2 Is Coming and What to Expect

There’s been quite a bit of buzz around the next iPad. The one we’re using now is only six months old, but some are already looking forward to the possibility of a new form factor and a new screen size. I expect Apple to release another iPad this year. Here’s why: Competition is non-existent for […]

Books vs. Movies

It seems that the big book-related debate these days is paper vs. digital. Everyone wants to be the next Kindle, and there’s no shortage of opinions on whether the iPad is a better book reader than an e-ink version. Even children’s book authors have jumped into the fray. With all of that talk you might […]

Your mobile phone could be a credit card

Imagine swiping a mobile phone to pay for all the things that you buy! This has just been made possible by latest technology that allows bank information to be stored in your mobile phones’ memory cards. Global credit card giant Visa has entered a partnership with a Turkish bank to launch this technology, the first […]

Will you buy the new BlackBerry Torch?

Research In Motion unveiled a new BlackBerry aimed at wooing consumers away from Apple’s iPhone and other rivals, but I think the handset won’t blow away the competition. Even though the main features of the BlackBerry Torch, including a touchscreen and slideout keyboard, were well-known within the industry, investors registered their disappointment, driving RIM’s Toronto-listed […]