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Apple Launching Ultra-Thin MacBook

ust after launching MacBook Air recently, now Apple is working towards an Ultra-thin MacBook with a 15 inches of display. The new ultra-thin MacBook is undergoing some final stages of testing and might be launched soon.

Apple made the slim Mac Mini by removing the DVD drive from them. It seems Apple will be removing DVD drives from MacBook Pros as well. Which would produce an ultra-slim MacBook of the future.

Polar Rose Launching Face Detection For iOS 5

Polar Rose is a company that develops applications for Apple has just launched a powerful face recognition application for iOS 5. Polar Rose is a Swedish company which works on facial recognition technology.

In the recent launch of Apple’s OS X Lion, the company introduced Photo Booth software with some some very creative effects of facial recognition and features in which you could add flying birds or circling hearts around you head. Apple won’t be adding these features in the upcoming iPhone, rather it will be using Polar Rose’s facial recognition technology.

Easy Programming With Microsoft Visual Studio LightSwitch

Good news for Programmers. Microsoft has launched Microsoft Visual Studio LightSwtich for Subscribers of Microsoft Developer Network (MSDN). The main advantage of Visual Studio is to make programming much easy.

Microsoft Visual Studio LightSwitch allows developers to make business and desktop applications even if they are not so familiar with the programming language. Users can publish their applications to the Windows Azure directly through LightSwitch Integrated Development Environment (IDE).

iPad-Friendly Facebook App Blocked!

The much-anticipated and apparently leaked Facebook app for iPad had a short life. The crack was discovered by TechCrunch. The app was actually a modified version of the already available Facebook iPhone app.

Facebook didn’t really like the leaked application and has now blocked the app. Facebook doesn’t want the app to be used before they officially release it.

If you are the fortunate one to have already activated the app, you can keep using it. The activated app can still be used but those who haven’t early done the hacking cannot activate it any longer; they will have to wait for Zuckerberg and Co to officially release the app.

Ustream Launches iPad App, Bringing Video To Happy Eyes

A new application known as Ustream has just come out for the iPad. It allows iPad users to directly watch and stream videos online.

The company previously launched the Android version just 2 weeks ago known as Honeycomb. It also allowed streaming videos directly from tablets.

But Ustream now seems to be a better option for iPad users. In addition to watching streaming videos online on the iPad, using the Ustream, users can now record their own videos and upload them directly from their iPads.

Jumio Introduces Netswipe For Online And Mobile Payments

Jumio has introduced a new technology known as Netswipe. The idea behind this technology is that people can shop online and process their transaction by swiping their cards using their webcam.

This technology enables e-commerce website owners, retailers and customers to process online transactions and payments by using their webcam to read the details of the card and make the transaction. You don’t need to purchase or install an additional hardware for this process.

Amnesty International Website- Blocked In Saudi Arabia

Amnesty International, a human rights organization. The move followed the publishing of an analysis by Amnesty International. The analysis stated that a planned anti-terrorist law in Saudi could be used against nonviolent protests.

Amnesty said in a report on Monday that the Saudi authorities have blocked their core international site, however they haven’t blocked any Amnesty UK site, which reasons in favor of the proposed (Link) anti-terrorism law.

Host Your Next LAN Party In This Truck

Can’t arrange a party with enough entertainment to impress the girls? Extreme Game Parties has come up with just a solution that will take away the load of party arrangement off your shoulders, and will earn you the reputation you want amongst your people. The best part, they come to the place you need them to come. No questions asked.

Extreme Game has brought the ultimate gaming and party experience to your door step by introducing the Video Gaming Media Truck. The monster is hooked up with a multiplayer network that will allow you to play your favorite titles with your buddies and will give you a path to show them what you got inside your truck.

Sandisk Ultra Solid State Drive (SSD)

To store persistent data in your computers, SanDisk is back by unveiling the new Solid State Drive (SSD). This new SSD (dubbed, Ultra) can increase performance of your system by consuming less power of the computer. It will definitely increase battery life of a laptop as it consumes less power.

Different from ordinary hard Disk Drives (HDD) which consumes high power and are electromagnetic devices, it retains data in nonvolatile memory chips. As it has no moving parts like HDD where Data is stored in Spinning Disks, there is a smaller chance of damaging it.

Google Responds To Account Deletion Controversy

Google’s newest social networking project has recently been hit by a controversy which refers to the deletion of user and organization accounts from Google+.

Google’s senior vice president of engineering, Vic Gundotra said that there had been some mistakes while doing the first pass and that they are learning. He also said that the Google+ team is changing the way of communicating with people which means that Google will now issue warnings to people prior to deletion of their account.