Wearable Computers: Call Of The Future


We often require computers, be it office or home, for number of reasons. Hence you will find people often are surrounded by stuffs like Laptops, Smartphone’s, Palmtops and other type of wireless devices. However, the users want more flexibility; therefore the concept of wearable computers came into picture. This has led the designers and researchers to embark with number of opportunities to think of having wearable computers of wide range. These are the smaller devices which can be easily worn over the human body for a wide range of professionals as per their needs and requirements. Every profession has its own specialized device which will help the respective professional in aiding and augmenting his daily life at work. Few of the players were able to come up with devices under the category of wearable computers. Let’s discuss them one by one:

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Kindle Fire Vs. iPad 2

It is believed by many people that the Kindle Fire has been a real competitor for Apple’s iPad since its release. In fact, although the iPad has had more sales for the first three quarters of 2011, Amazon’s newest Kindle has sold more in the final quarter of the year then the iPad has. The Kindle Fire sold many, many copies during the holidays this year, but should people have saved their money and instead bought an iPad? We here at TechPopper have had the opportunity to use both devices for a fair amount of time, and will be comparing based on three categories – hardware, software, and price.

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The Differences Between Online And Offline Business

Even though it is online, making a website is still a business. You still need to think like a business person, and having basic business knowledge helps. However, you don’t need to have taken any classes on business in order to be successful online. With that being said, it’s important to know the differences between online and offline business. Here are some key differences.

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Some Great iPhone apps

This article is a guest post by Sarah Hoekstra.

The iPhone is one of the best devices available in the market today. With the release of iPhone 4S, sales have considerably increased as more and more people are purchasing this revolutionary smart phone. Featuring state of the art technology with a dual core A5 Processor, the iPhone 4S provides cutting edge speeds and a beautiful 3.5 inches Retina Display. The camera has also been increased to 8MP, providing a sharper image and a greater picture resolution. Image quality has also been considerably increased. However, the reason why the iPhone is so popular is because of the gazillions of apps that are made for it. The App Store is the largest online application store, and it is fitting to say the least, as the iPhone is the world’s largest selling phone. Here are some of the best iPhone apps that you can download for yourself:

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Operation Sea Ray

  • Unfortunately, this is not about a covert military op. But the Nokia Lumia 800(Sea Ray) made its long awaited release last month, and i wanted to share a couple of facts with you. This is the first windows phone made by Nokia, along with the Lumia 710. This phone comes in Blue, Magenta and Black. This is the first windows smartphone to have a colored back. It has a single core 1.4 GHz processor.on the inside, faster than the other Microsoft branded phone.

New Guest Blogger

One of my friends, Troy Gessner has offered to start writing for TechPopper.com. That means more articles for you to read. You can identify which posts he has written because it will say “posted by TroyGessner”. So far he has written an article about a windows phone versus an iPhone and a post about the dementia effect. This news does not mean I will write any less. It simply means there will be an extra writer cranking out articles for you guys.

Interested in becoming a writer? Click here.

– James

Is Google Trying To Take Over The World?

Google. The most popular website out according to Alexa, which is not a surprise. Most people use Google’s search engine on a regular basis, you may have even found this website by Google. But Google is becoming much more then just a search engine like it was in it’s early stages. The company has branched out to many different technologies that we use in our everyday life, and many like myself believe that Google is gaining to much power.

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The Dementor Effect

Unless you haven’t read or seen any of the Harry Potter series, then you know what a dementor is. If not, a dementor is a creature who takes people souls.

And that is how I feel about Call of Duty. Im not saying that they are bad games. I own half of them, and play them all the time. But everytime I look at the clock, I think ‘wow. Its been that long?!’ It steals my time like you wouldn’t believe. I can’t get my work done. My dad is always yelling at me. But that’s how Activision gets you to buy their games.

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iPhone and Windows Phone

There are plenty of smartphones out there. The one you pick is all a matter if opinion. It depends on how much time you want to spend on your smartphone during the day. Each phone has many perks and disadvantages. Two main competitors,  Apple and Microsoft, have clearly taken over a large portion of the phone market. But the question is, which smartphone is right for you? Personally, I like the the windows phone. I am writing this from my Samsung Focus as we speak. But that’s just me. First, lets go over some specs:

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