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Opera Mini Browser continues to be Growing Strong as smartphone Growth marches forward
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Opera Mini Browser continues to be Growing Strong as smartphone Growth marches forward

Remember the Opera Mini Browser? That plucky Browser is the reason why many persons who had their Blackberries clung to them, as it made browsing possible on Blackberry. Now news from the Norwegian Browser maker indicates that they're still Growing Strong like House Tyrell from Game of Thrones even in the smartphone world. Take a gander at these graphs that indicate that their usage traffic is growing despite the proliferation of smartphones and the slow death of Blackberry. Like the BBM (Blackberry Messenger), the Opera Mini Browser has been free for a long time and has now gone cross-platform and mainstream on Google Android and Apple iPhone Free Blackberry Messenger App coming to Android and iOS: The stats are even more impressive when you consider the fact that the other smartphon...
Meet the Samsung GALAXY S4 mini
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Meet the Samsung GALAXY S4 mini

Samsung Electronics announced Samsung GALAXY S4 mini, a powerful yet compact version of Samsung’s bestselling smartphone, GALAXY S4. The GALAXY S4 mini delivers the superior performance, intuitive ease-of-use and sleek design of the GALAXY S4 in a highly portable, chic and compact design, making it an ideal companion for everyday life.   With a 4.3” qHD Super AMOLED display, 107g light weight and compact design, the GALAXY S4 mini is easy to carry and operate with one hand. Though compact, the GALAXY S4 mini also boasts powerful performance, equipped with a 1.7GHz dual core processor that allows users to quickly and easily perform data intensive tasks. The GALAXY S4 mini supports many intuitive features and services provided by the GALAXY S4, designed enhance every facet of...
$25 Raspberry Pi Mini USB PC and the $22 Aakash Tablet – Computer Adoption on a Budget
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$25 Raspberry Pi Mini USB PC and the $22 Aakash Tablet – Computer Adoption on a Budget

As you all know dear, reader, I was torn apart when earlier this year, I discovered Jamaica was ranked  seventy three (73) in the world in the Global Information Technology Report 2010-2011 published by the World Economic Forum (WEO) in terms of Internet Penetration and Usage. I did an expanded article on the subject, aptly titled Jamaica’s Low Net Penetration – Broadband Internet A Universal Right. More shocking, was the Dr. Hopeton Dunn-led Survey, conducted by the Mona School of Business (MSB) at the University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona concludes that of the 24% of PC owners and 15.6% of households that have Internet access, only 38% access the internet once per day, mainly for FaceBook and Twitter! They cited the high cost of computers , lack of interest and cost of Internet Acc...