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What is the Heartbleed Bug all about? Be safe, Change your Password.

The Heartbleed Bug is a serious vulnerability in the popular OpenSSL cryptographic software library. This weakness allows stealing the information protected, under normal conditions, by the SSL/TLS encryption used to secure the Internet.

VMware introduces Horizon 6 for Desktop and Application Virtualization

This delivers virtualized and remoted desktops and applications through a single platform; supports end users with access to all of their Windows and online resources through one unified workspace. With Horizon 6 you can now deliver virtual or remoted desktops and applications to end users across devices, locations, media and connections.

Lightroom is now available on iPad. Thank you Creative Cloud

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom is now available not only on PC and Mac but also on mobile and web, so you can edit anywhere and automatically sync your photos between Lightroom on your desktop and on your iPad. You can download the Lightroom mobile app from the iTunes App Store and start syncing your photos right away.

Microsoft’s Windows XP operating system Technical Support Ends Today

Thirteen years after its release, technical support for Microsoft’s Windows XP operating system will end today. To be clear, computers running XP will keep working after April 8; without critical Windows XP security updates, your PC will be vulnerable to harmful viruses, spyware, and other malicious software, etc.

Download Microsoft Office for iPad and Android Phones : First Thoughts

Microsoft today announced several new and updated applications and services including Microsoft Office for iPad and free Office Mobile apps for iPhone and Android phones. You need an iPad running iOS 7.0 or later. You can download the Office apps for free and read, view and present documents, spreadsheets and presentations. To get the full editing and creation experience, you need an Office 365 subscription.

IBM MobileFirst: End-to-End Enterprise Mobile Solutions and Platform

Some providers specialize in service offerings; some focus on platform and application development; some offer only mobile security; while others focus just on mobile device management. IBM MobileFirst aims at bringing a true end-to-end mobile solutions. Innovative enterprises see the opportunities gained by bringing all resources together to strengthen customer engagement–whenever and wherever the customer wants, and on the customer’s favourite device, which is often mobile.

Amazon WorkSpaces is Now Available for Public

Amazon WorkSpaces is a fully managed desktop computing service in the cloud. Amazon WorkSpaces allows customers to easily provision cloud-based desktops that allow end-users to access the documents, applications and resources they need with the device of their choice, including laptops, iPad, Kindle Fire, or Android tablets.

What does Cloudant acquisition mean to IBM?

Delivered as a fully managed cloud service, Cloudant eliminates complexity by enabling developers of fast-growing web and mobile apps to focus on developing their applications without the need to manage database infrastructure or growth.

Windows Azure gets renamed to Microsoft Azure. Will this change their Fortunes?

Microsoft re-brands Windows Azure name and plans to start calling it “Microsoft Azure”, beginning April 3, 2014. This change reflects Microsoft’s strategy and focus on Azure as the public cloud platform for customers as well as for our own services Office 365, Dynamics CRM, Bing, OneDrive, Skype, and Xbox Live.

NudeAudio Launches Portable Bluetooth Speakers in India

The “Move S” is an ultra-portable pocket-sized version, “Move M” takes things up a notch in terms of both size and bass, and the “Move L” offers the range’s biggest size, filling an entire room with a rich, warm sound.

Special offer for photographers; Photoshop CC & Lightroom 5 at Rs. 499/- per month

Adobe India announced a special offer for photographers, where they can purchase Photoshop CC and Lightroom5 for just Rs. 499/- a month on an annual subscription. This special offer is available for a limited time for existing as well as new users. Customers will receive access to Photoshop CC, Lightroom5, 20GB of online storage; access […]

Here is an Innovative Product to Solve ETL Problems- “Helical Scrunch”

Regaining the faith of the clients in the company for bringing innovative products to make business more profitable and easy process working, Helical IT Solutions has launched its ambitious product HELICAL SCRUNCH into the market to solve the existing ETL issues faced by the companies. Though there are many ETL tools available in the market, but using them also come with their own inherent problems, some of which are highlighted in this note.

Nokia Lumia 1320 Announced at a Price of 23,999 INR

The multi-coloured, multi-faceted Nokia Lumia 1320 comes with many of the innovative, high-end features found on the Nokia Lumia 1520, such as a six-inch Gorilla Glass screen, super sensitive touch for glove use and a wealth of pre-loaded apps, including Nokia Beamer, HERE Maps and HERE LiveSight – all perfect for its super-sized touch-screen real-estate. […]

NetFlow to CYA for BYOD

The consumerization of IT has played a part in removing the thick line between personal and work. With BYOD, there is a tendency to use the devices for personal purposes. Do some bandwidth analysis and what you will find are a countless number of tweets, social media apps, personal emails, VoIP calls and YouTube videos.. Add streaming HD videos to the list and your WAN bandwidth can explode.

Scalable’s New Application Packaging Solution Deployed by More Than 2,500 Organizations in First 90 Days

The Scalable Smart Packager is a breakthrough solution that allows IT administrators to create application packages in minutes using a point-and-click, live event driven discovery process, rather than days or weeks as with traditional approaches.

Top 5 Lesser Known Yet Engaging Games for Android

Android gaming has emerged as the favorite pastime for many, more so in the last few years as Android has gained popularity and acceptance all around the world. Gone are the days when we had no choice but to play graphically unappealing games on media gaming stations. Now with the advent of thousands of games especially designed for the Android platform, there is no dearth of choices, be it a game of any genre, right from action to adventure to sports.

Exceeeding Your Bandwidth Limit? Here’s What You Need to Do

There’s so much to do on the internet, right from watching videos on Youtube to downloading the latest movies and softwares to playing your favorite games online. So how do you stop yourself from exceeding the bandwidth limit that is available in your particular plan? Most of us face the exact problem month after month, […]

Nokia Introduces Asha Touch device range to Accelerate the Journey to Mobile Internet

Nokia today unveiled the Asha Touch family of mobile devices in India, introducing the full touch experience at new price points. The two new phone models – the Nokia Asha 305 and Nokia Asha 311 – further expand the successful Asha smartphone familyproviding young, social consumers with a choice of phones to match their own lifestyle. With a focus on being closer to the market.