End of the line for Motorola Xoom–No android 4.2 update

“There is no support for 4.2 on Nexus S and Xoom. Those devices should continue using 4.1.2. I can’t comment about the future of Nexus S and Xoom, sorry.”-Jean-Baptiste Queru, AOSP lead, Google A quick refresher course: To recap, the XOOM was Motorola’s first tablet, and the world’s first tablet to run Google’s Honeycomb tablet-specific… Continue reading

iPhone 5 – not bad, but boring!

What’s changed? Not a lot. + The Good: Thinner and lighter (it’s not thinnest smartphone) Panorama LTE A6 (I’m quite sure its not A15 architecture) 1GB RAM (tbc) 720p front facing camera More improved touchscreen and display(wont work with gloves on, unlike Lumia 920) And most important they finally got rid of stupid glass. -The… Continue reading

Airtel blocks video-sharing and torrent websites, citing a ‘court order’

The following websites are inaccessible since morning of 17th May 2012.(Tested on an Airtel connection in Hyderabad.) Torrent sites: Isohunt.comthepiratebay.org/thepiratebay.setorrentz.eukat.phtorlock.comkickasstorrents.comtorrentfunk.comfenopy.eu Video sharing sites Vimeo.comDailyMotion.com Others: Xmarks.comPastebin.com   The court order they are referring to is non complaint. Similar action was taken earlier this month by Reliance and MTNL. But Airtel has the largest market share… Continue reading