Mobile, Tablets

People Say: Kindle vs. Nook vs. iPad: Which device would you buy?

Past Monday introduction of another low-priced rival to the iPad won't keep anyone at Apple's California HQ up nights, analysts said. They state neither the Kindle Fire nor the Nook Tablet menace Apple's dominance of the tablet market. Let’s see what LI members think on this point. “If you are looking for the best e-reader… Continue reading People Say: Kindle vs. Nook vs. iPad: Which device would you buy?

Android

Android. Now top mobile malware platform?

Google's Android platform is now the most popular for malicious mobile programs, overtaking other platforms as well as 'generic' Java malware, The share of Android-based malicious programs among all mobile malware is more than 46%, and growing rapidly, according to Kaspersky Lab. The researchers say this is not surprising due to the platform's leading market… Continue reading Android. Now top mobile malware platform?

Microsoft, Windows

Windows 8: Five reasons people might want to stay away

We all have heard that Windows 8 will have more tablet and touch-like features and that it will erase the interminable boot up time that it currently takes a PC to start up. Windows 8 will be available for desktops, laptops, and tablets. However W8 is not such a good thing as it seems to… Continue reading Windows 8: Five reasons people might want to stay away