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FX Tech debuts Cotton Candy – Sweet Android Gingerbread USB Stick Mini PC
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FX Tech debuts Cotton Candy – Sweet Android Gingerbread USB Stick Mini PC

Folks looks like I spoke too soon. Just when I though the concept of a portable PC in a USB Stick size was to be the domain of the Raspberry Pi Foundation coasting in at US$25 and a Cloud-based (?) tablets, cheap like Roti and daal from the Indian Government at US$35 a pop, some craze individual decided to breathe life into my prediction. What prediction, pray tell you intone? A quick perusal of my article $25 Raspberry Pi Mini USB PC and the $22 Aakash Tablet – Computer Adoption on a Budget reveals my ambition: that these devices move from the realm of being cheaper alternatives for those living below the poverty line to ultra-cheap computing option for tech enthusiasts – the first step to mass commercialization. Memories of the netbook should be coming hazily floating up in the recesse...
Google and Samsung introduces the Gingerbread powered Nexus S
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Google and Samsung introduces the Gingerbread powered Nexus S

Google has unveiled the Samsung Nexus S, the successor the the HTC Nexus one and the newest and best phone in the wide variety of android phones available today. The Nexus is also the first device that will ship with the latest version of the Android operating system which will move up to version 2.3 and is code named "gingerbread". Google is expanding the Nexus brand and I am hoping this trend of refreshing the Android OS with a new phone and update yearly will continue.  Google is also touted the Nexus S saying it delivers what they call a “pure Google” experience: unlocked, unfiltered access to the best Google mobile services and the latest and greatest Android releases and updates. More images, some specs and a video after the jump. (more…)