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How to improve Battery life of iPhone running iOS 4.3/4.3.1

If you have recently upgraded to iOS 4.3, then you might have noticed faster battery drain, but if you are looking for ways to improve battery life of your iPhone then your search is over now. By turning off Apple’s ping service, your problem can be solved.

The following step-by-step instructions will tell you how to disable ping on your iPhone:

Step #1 By tapping on your iPhone or ipod, launch settings.

Step #2 Click on General

Step #3 Tap on Restrictions

Step #4 You will be asked to enter a Passcode twice if this is the first time you have been in Restrictions.

Step #5 At this point, you will notice everything listed under Ällow” is set to ON and they are grayed out. Now, tap on Ënable Restrictions”

Step #6 Turn off “Ping”

Step #7 There you go! The Ping button will no longer be listed on the Bottom when you go back to the Home screen.

Audi R8 Spyder review

Audi has launched amongst its luxurious range, top version of it sports car Audi R8. Priced roughly around $ 3.5 lacks, this car is powered by a 525 HP 5.2 liters V10 petrol engine and definitely a heart throb for all the sports car lovers. Audi R8 can touch a maximum speed of 313 kmph and speeds to 100 kmph in just 4.1 seconds from standstill. It provides you with permanent all- wheel drive, LED headlights, excellence in auto performance, heated seats and pigmented leather seat covers to reduce heating from sun ray’s and undoubtedly, unmatchable looks.

What’s special about LG Thrill 4G 3D smartphone

Earlier today, AT&T officially announced that it has teamed up with LG and have introduced an exclusive LG smartphone named the Thrill 4G. Now, what’s special and unique about the smartphone is, it is the first smartphone to feature a “glasses free” 4.3 inch stereoscopic 3D display which is amazingly great!

The key features and specs of LG Thrill 4G 3D Smartphone:

  • The screen resolution is 480×800 and it comes with a 4.3 inch stereoscopic 3D display
  • High quality videos and stills can be shot in 3D with the 5 mega-pixel stereoscopic camera
  • Powered by a 1Ghz dual core TI OMAP4 processor
  • The in-built memory is of 8GB and it runs Android 2.2 Froyo
  • Supports MicroSD memory card slot
  • Comes with 1500 mAh battery
  • 3D content can be captured in 720p resolution while 2D content can be captured at 1080p
  • Supports DLNA and built-in HDMI-out port

There is no word regarding the pricing yet, so stay stuned to get more information on LG Thrill 4G 3D smartphone.

AT&T cut’s down original iPad 3G price by $100

If you have been looking to buy an iPad in the coming days, then there is good news for you. AT&T has cut down the price of original iPad 3G by $100 and as we are aware of the fact that iPad 2 is almost a replicate copy of its predecessor you can save a great deal of money by making a purchase of iPad now.

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The catch with that is, you can get original iPad 3G different models in following prices:

iPad 3G (16GB)- $429
iPad 3G (32GB)- 529
iPad 3G (64GB)- $629

As soon as the cost cut news came out, the 32GB version was out of stock in AT&T’s store, however the 16GB and 64GB models are still out there and you can grab them.

Also, AT&T is giving data connection plan of 2GB free data usage in first month of subscription.

Amazing Katamari game in Google Chrome- Check it out!

If you are not in a mood to work, Katamari is a must thing to check out! An anonymous coder has put together amazing piece of Javascript code. Open any of your favorite websites in Google Chrome and simply copy-paste the below given Javascript code into your address bar.

Code :

javascript:var h='http://174.129.249.239/js/',i,n,ss=['http://ajax.googleapis.
com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.5.1/jquery.min.js',h+'Renderables.js',h+'Game.js'];
for(i=0;i<ss.length;i++){n=document.createElement("script");n.src=ss[i]+'?'+
Date.now();document.head.appendChild(n);}
This Katamari can be made to roll around the page using the mouse and the
ball size increases its size with every click. Every right click will move
the ball in the direction your mouse is pointing and will also increase the
size of the ball.The ball will pick everything from images, text and
anything that come in the way.

Samsung all set to launch its 9 series ultra-thin Laptops

Samsung is all set to launch it’s 9 series ultra-thin laptops. Announced in January at the CES 2011, the new 9 series is believed to have Duralumin enclosure with a 0.64 inch profile. The Duralumin enclosure ensures 100% durability. It will be available in 2 basic versions:

  • 11.6-inch based on Intel’s Calpella mobile platform
  • 13.3-inch powered by the new Huron River setup

People living in South Korea can purchase these laptops, while the ultra-thin 9 series laptops will be available in more areas next month. The series will be launched in the Europe, US, Southeast Asia and CES in March.

Coming on to the technical specifications, key features of the Samsung’s 9 series ultra-thin laptops are:

  • Powered by an Intel Core i5 processor and pre-loaded with Windows 7 Operating System in all the versions
  • 4 GB RAM, and 128GB SSD
  • Supports Intel HD Graphics
  • Bluetooth 3.0, Wi-Fi connectivity’
  • Ethernet LAN and support MicroSD card slot, and micro HDMI
  • Boasted by a 6-cell battery

The pricing at the South Korea release is carrying a price tag of around 24,90,000 won, i.e US$2208 for a 13.3 inch model. The new Samsung 9 series will cost around 1 lakh in India while there is no hear regarding its availability date.