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Firefox 4 Free Download Available for Android

Mozilla the well-known name amongst the internet users announced yesterday launch of its browser version Firefox 4 for Android devices. Last August Mozilla had offered Firefox 4’s alpha build version with the name “Fennec” for Android  users and now here is final version. But it seems decision of launching final version has been taken prior to appropriate testing procedures because what is being claimed by the developers, in some ways is being contradicted by the users.mozilla firefox for android

Firefox 4 for Android devices has tabbed browsing, bookmarks, add-ons and Firefox Sync. It hides browser controls when not in use so that users may properly concentrate on the websites they visit. Firefox sync is really an exciting feature which makes you enable to use browsing history,form data and passwords across computers and mobile devices,open tabs and much access to bookmarks. Firefox has always been known for its almost tantalizing add-ons and this version for Android is not an exception of the trend. Add-ons provided in this version will change the look of mobile web browsing. These add-ons give you power to customize the features, functionality and much more.

In developing the Firefox 4 same technology has been used as for desktop version of Firefox. Major enhancements have been made in JavaScript to make it faster. Besides the general users the web developers have also been kept into consideration while developing the Browser,for instance if you are a web developer HTML5 gives you power to develop rich, interactive applications and websites.
Firefox developers also claim that it is three times faster than Android’s own Browser because it has JaegerMonkey JavaScript engine,a technology normally used for Desktop JavaScript but this claim is being contradicted by many users.

“I tried it. It seemed to bog down my phone. Uninstalled it.” a user expressed his disappointment in such words.

Besides not supporting the  Flash is also being considered a nuisance and users are a bit irritated.

Anyways nothing is perfect and if moon has bright silver moonlight it has its own flaws too,so If you are an Android user come ahead and try this new free gift  yourself.

Firefox 4 is a free download from Android market requiring 14 MB and Android 2.0 or later.

Nintendo’s 3DS Portable Consoles Face ‘Black Screen of Death’ Error

We are struck to see that users of 3DS portable consoles, Nintendo’s new presentation are facing an entirely new bewildering problem. The problem in simple words is as follows : While you are enjoying game on this console, suddenly the game disappears from the screen and a message pops up on the screen asking you to hold down the power button, turn off the power and then turn the system on. This not only renders the gamer dumbfound for a while but also user feels cheated. Users have dubbed the problem as ‘black screen of death’.

The problem is a blow in the face of Nintendo, producer of the high quality consoles, considering the market reputation of the company. It seems the problem is substantially widespread as it is being hotly discussed on NeoGaf, Digital Spy and AVForums and other websites and forums.

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When we discussed the issue with many users we got mixed complaints as some said the problem was only one time and after following the instructions asked to follow in the error message the problem did not recur but some reported  the problem  remained persisting. Some users also suggested to beat the problem by reformatting their SD cards to the FAT32 file system but some said this did not work.

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Nintendo puts its stand in these words:

“If anyone is experiencing any problems with their Nintendo 3DS console, we recommend that in the first instance they download and install the latest system update, now available online. If the problems still persist we recommend they contact their local Nintendo Customer Service centre to investigate the problem further.”

If the problem persists and users fail to find a sure shot solution for the problem it will cost Nintendo high. We can hope a solution from God Squad (a troop consisting of serious and amateur gamers,company personnel and everybody which tries to solve the problem) will be soon for the gamers.

NVIDIA Introduced GEFORCE GTX 590 as the Fastest Graphics Card

Finally NVIDIA has officially announced its dual GPU GTX 590 having impressive hardware components such as 1024 CUDA cores, accompanied by 3GB of GDDR 5 graphics memory running at 1707 MHz.

Check Out: AMD Radeon HD 6990 Dual-GPU Graphics Card launched- Specifications

Speculations had been in the air since the arrival of dual-GPU Fermi graphics card technology that NVIDIA would soon bring such Graphics card. According to press release,

NVIDIA today introduced the GeForce® GTX® 590, the fastest dual graphics card available today which also happens to be the world’s quietest too. Powered by dual NVIDIA Fermi™-class GPUs on a single card, the GTX 590 is designed for űber enthusiasts and those looking to build the ultimate PC gaming rig.

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Stunning Features of NVIDIA GeForce® GTX® 590

  • Dual GPU card (two GF110 GPUs)
  • 1024 CUDA cores
  • 2×48 ROPs, 3GB of GDDR5 memory (2x1536MB)
  • World’s fastest performance for DX11 games
  • Special cooling system with dual vapor chambers

“The GTX 590 is the best dual GPU product ever built,” said Drew Henry, general manager of GeForce GPU business at NVIDIA. “With leading performance, support for multi-monitor 3D gaming, Quad SLI, and an acoustic envelope that begs to be heard for how quiet it is, the GTX 590 epitomizes what a perfect dual graphics card loo

Price Range: Starting at $699 USD ( Asus, EVGA, Gainward, Gigabyte, Inno3D, MSI, POV, Palit, and Zotac )

MTNL Reduced Price on its 3G Data card- Available at Rs. 1699

Yesterday, Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd (MTNL) cut the price of its 3G USB data card and now on it will be available for Rs. 1699 in Delhi telecom circle. Its current price is Rs. 1799 which is much cheaper than Tata DOCOMO 3G USB modem.

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Terracom LW272 will be available since March 22,2011 at all Sanchar Haats. Customers will also get 2GB free 3G usage with the purchase of this device. With this 3G data card MTNL users can access to high speed broadband upto 3.6 Mb/s.

MTNL has wide range of 3G plans and users can avail limited and unlimited usage 3G plans. For home users unlimited 3G plan is available at only Rs 750/month which has been recorded cheapest 3G plan in India.

via TelecomTalk

Nokia C7 Features, Specifications and Price

Nokia C7 is a Symbian^3 based Smartphone and it is expecting to hit the T-Mobile in the first week of April 2011. Nokia unveiled this Smartphone in September 2010 and now it is ready to hit the retail market. It is a Smartphone having 3.4 inches large capacitive touch screen with 360 x 640 px resolution. 680 MHz ARM 11 processor makes it a high performance mobile. If we talk about camera Nokia C7 has a powerful primary camera with which we can take high quality images and can also record videos at 720p.

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Specifications of Nokia C7

  • Powerful 680 MHz ARM 11 processor
  • Symbian^3 OS
  • 8MP Primary camera to record HD images videos
  • Secondary VGA camera
  • 3.5 inch AMOLED capacitive touch-screen (360 x 640 pixels)
  • Storage: 8GB internal memory and 32 GB expandable memory
  • 3G: Yes ,HSDPA, 10.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 2 Mbps
  • Local network: WiFi,Bluetooth,microUSB
  • Internet: 3G,GPRS,EDGE
  • Dimensions: 117.3 x 56.8 x 10.5 mm
  • Weight:130 g

Estimated Price:$350 (Confirmed in Canada)

Prntscr: Edit Your Images Anywhere Online

We know that Photshop is the best way of photo editing and literally it is more than a photo editor due to availability of a number of its extensions. But Photoshop or any other Windows based image editor can’t be with us every where and some time our PC is not with us. In this condition online photo editor can fulfill our most of photo editing requirements and I really mean it. Prntscr is one of the best online tool to make this dream true.

Have fun with your photos with:

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What we can do with Prntscr online photo editor

When you will load the Prntscr it will look like Photoshop i.e its user interface matches with Photoshop very much.

  • Selection Tools

Like Photoshop you will find lasso and polygonal lasso tools in with which you can make fine selections and can also apply proper value of feather to make edges smooth. You can also make edges anti aliased.

  • Crop Tool

You can crop any area of image easily.

  • Blur,Sharpen,dodge,burn and Smudge tools

Prntscr has all these three essential tools for photo retouching.

  • Clone stamp and Spot Healing tool

These tools are used to remove unwanted spots or objects from an image.

  • Photo adjustment

With Prntscr we can adjust brightness and contrast,hue and saturation and auto level the image. We can also apply ready-made color effects.

  • A lot of filters

This online tool has many filters for photo enhancement such as pastels,art poster,glamour glow etc.

  • Support layers

We can create as many layers as we want in this tool and this gives us better control over editing.

  • Advanced color filling

We can use advanced color fill options such as linear and radial gradient. Besides it, we can also use transparency in color gradient.

Overall it is really a lovely online photo editing tool and may be very useful if we do not have a good photo editing tool in our computer or we are unable to use our PC i.e during working on anybody else computer or in Cyber Cafe.

Go to Prtntscr Photo Editor

5 Highly Recommended Windows Live Writer Plugins For Bloggers

Windows Live Writer is the favorite tool for most of professional bloggers due to its smart functionality in offline blogging. Literally Live Writer is a complete solution for article writing and formatting it offline. Here we are telling about 5 Live Writer plugin make it more functional and usable for blogging.

  • xPolinate Cross Post

With this plugin we can cross post our written article on many other websites automatically. This plugin is very significant to make your blog articles viral all over the web via social bookmarking. Besides you can also cross post your article at different pages of your blog.

Get the Plugin

  • Website Capture

This plugin can capture a webpage from Internet Explorer and then loads it in your article in Live Writer. So it is a very good solution for full web page capture.

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  • Code Snippet plugin

It is a very useful plugin to format a code snippet in blog post. If we insert a code segment in blog post without formatting, it will not look good and some time it may break the code of website template. Code snippet plugin format the code and place it in a box which looks user friendly.

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  • Insert From Live Image Search

If you need an image for your post and you want to pick it from Google image search then you do not need to leave your article editing because you can search and insert image direct from Live Writer. This plugin makes it possible.

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  • Import and Export Wizard

I think it is a must use plugin for Live Writer to make backup of Live Writer settings. With this plugin we can build a backup of settings of all Live Writer blogs and import this backup any time.

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Do let us know which Live writer plugin you use all the time and which plugin you recommend to others? Also read: How to configure Windows live writer for WordPress blog.

Give special 3D textures to PS1 games Using ePSXe Shaders

ePSXe is an emulator to play PS1 games on PC and literally it is the most successful emulator of PS1. ePSXe supports almost all PS1 games and it can be run at low hardware configuration PC. But the default graphics emulated by ePSXe are not so fine. We can retouch PS1 graphics delivered by ePSXe using smart shaders.

How to use shaders in ePSXe

Though ePSXe requires no graphics card to play PS1 games on PC but it is must if we want to apply shaders for PS1 games. We require Pete’s OpenGL Driver 2.9 ePSXe video plugin to enable shaders effect in PS1 games.

  • First download Pete’s OpenGL Driver 2.9 plugin Download link
  • Move the downloaded  plugin to the plugin folder of ePSXe
  • Now download shaders from here Download link
  • Create a folder named shaders in Plugin folder and paste all shaders there
  • Now open ePSXe emulator and go to option config > Video > Pete’s OpenGL Driver 2.9 > Configure
  • On configuration screen you will see the option shaders as shown in figure

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  • Select this option and set the shaders directory and Select your favorite shader here
  • Now you will feel quite new and advanced look for your PS1 games

Note: To use shaders you must have a good graphics card in your PC

Samsung Showers updates for Android-run Galaxy S,Galaxy 5 and Galaxy 3 Mobiles

It seems Samsung is all set to grab a huge portion of Android market. To meet this end the company is leaving no stone unturned. Besides adding new customers through launching new Android- run gadgets such as newly introduced Android tablet, Samsung is also in no mood to disappoint its old Android using customers. To keep happy its old users company is showering them with the gifts of updates.

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Samsung company has announced two news, one about releasing a Gingerbread update for Galaxy S and another about Froyo (Android 2.2) update for Samsung Galaxy 3 (I5800) and Galaxy 5 (I5500).

Samsung Galaxy S was launched with Android 2.1 Éclair, then updated to Android 2.2 Froyo and finally is going to be equipped with v2.3 Gingerbread update till the end of this month.

Samsung I5500 Galaxy 5 and Samsung I5800 Galaxy 3 are moderate priced old editions of Android (and perhaps users had no hope of getting an update ) and were launched with Android 2.1  but Samsung is also raising them with Froyo (Android 2.2) update for both. Galaxy 5 (15500) will get an update next week (14-20 March) and Galaxy 3 (15800) will be updated by the end of the month.

As the two news are from Samsung Romania Facebook page and not from company’ global Facebook page, so the news may be only for that specific region but we can hope so soon.