Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Technology Kiss

You always carry your 4G phone, steroidal and double edges sword. Connected to the internet like air is required for survival. Corporate users are even more dependent on the ubiquitous business apps. Here you are with your breathing device without which you can not do and all chances that you become addict of this internet app technology.

The list of corporate apps are unending. Think of the scenarios. You video conference with your stakeholders and get an additional cues on their body language to make out that your deal may get through or not.

So your phone is your second personal secretary doing super human capability works for you. Surely you are getting addicted to this power to an extent that you may not be able to do with out it.

Just like that Sun Kiss or winter kiss, beware of that technology kiss which may some time smirk at you.

Monday, May 30, 2011

Affordable Computing

The price of Laptops and Smart phones are falling by each passing day. Today the cost of same gadgets and models have almost halved. So people who own a computing device are thinking of getting their siblings.

Also in India the trend is to bundle the OS with the laptop. Also the Open Source OS movement is picking up. Be it Android in Mobile OS or Linux in desktop or laptop space. All these factors are leading to a boom in the gadget market. With over 1,50,000 free apps available in the market for Android OS the Smart Phone market is growing at an blistering pace.

So your phone acts not only as your communication device , but a fun device with entertainment and gaming adding to the numerous other aspects it already helps you in. Cheap phones are available with GPRS and e-mail facility. Also social networking apps are built in. Messaging and Video conferencing is becoming a norm than an exception. So what are you waiting for.

This is the time to throw your old antique phone and go for an affordable high end stylish gizmo.