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Rolltop – The Future Of Laptops

The tablet computer was supposed to replace laptop. Apple has tried to position the iPad in a totally new category rather than a laptop replacement. It is to be seen weather such an attempt will succeed.

Orkin Design, a design firm in Germany, has designed a concept tablet computer that can be rolled up and carried like a shoulder handbag. The large multi-touch screen can be unrolled and used as laptop and tablet computer. The computer features USB ports, webcam, stylus and everything today’s computers have.

The rolltop is featured as having a flexible OLED (Organic Light-Emitting Diode). Its multi-touch screen can be modified into a 13″ screen laptop with a virtual keyboard and when you wish to view any video or movie, the virtual keyborad can also be transformed as a part of the screen to have a  17″ screen monitor with a stand attached to it. When it’s not in use, it can be easily rolled into a 11″ tube and is highly portable.

Rolltop – Specifications:

  • Flexible Screen and Keypad
  • Virtual Keyborad
  • Multi-touch screen and a stylus
  • Webcam
  • Loud speaker
  • Detachable power supply
  • OLED Display
  • 13″ laptop screen or 17″ monitor screen
  • Multiple USB and LAN ports

 
Further discussed at iPad Forum.

Apple iPhone 5 Features

According to news – iPhone 5 will certainly have an improved operating system, (iOS 5), which may have the ability to access 4G networks. It will additionally boast of extraordinarily quick processor (1.5 GHz), improved battery life which may have up to 14 hours of discuss time on 3G and 7 hours on AG. The fifth-era mannequin may also have further carriers apart from AT&T. Verizon is more than likely to be another career. Video chat on 3G and 4G networks will also be a actuality, which is at present usable only on WiFi. The groundbreaking face recognition expertise and excessive video decision capacity may also be full of newer features. And to top all of it, a robust 8 megapixel camera is meant built-in with iPhone 5. The brand new telephone might also have radio frequency identification as well. Think about this, with the characteristic, you need to use the iPhone identical to use your credit score card. If this occurs, you’ll be able to forget about ready in the queue on the checkout forever. You may merely pay for your gadgets wirelessly by waving your iPhone over the panel. This is the brand new patented technology that is going to be introduced by Apple. The patent depicts how a strong RFID loop could be constructed into the circuitry of the iPhone or iPod contact screen.

And that’s not all, the subsequent iPhone memory goes to be a big sixty four GB. It will additionally embody extra storage as against the current capacity of a iPhone 4 which only has 16 GB and set it to GB of memory.

In case you thought iPhone for is absolutely modern and thinner than 3gs, iPhone 5 will shock you more. It’ll be even thinner than the current one and will have a shiny glass back piece. The screen will likely be completely scratch and shatterproof. The mobile phone users will be able to assign different tones to completely different e-mail accounts. True GPS shall be constructed-in too.

Further discussed at iPhone 5 Forum.

Apple iPhone 5 Launching in September

Apple iPhone 5 would have same base design as of iPhone 4 according to reports

According to reports – Apple iPhone 5 is on the way to be released in September 2011. Sources say that it will have same form factor as of iPhone 4, with Camera could be 8 Mega Pixel (iPhone 4 had 5 MP Camera).

Sources say it could be called iPhone 4G or iPhone 4S, while another iPhone could be released after that in 2012. Some reports suggest that iPhone 5 will have an A5 processor like in iPad 2.

Apple iPhone 5 version will have latest Apple iOS 5, which includes the iCloud capability, allowing users to sync data between different Apple devices,  updating phone without PC connectivity, twitter and photo sharing etc.

These reports are coming rapidly now on various news websites. While we know Apple’s behavior to play it cool. That’s why fans would have to wait and see how much of this is true.

Further discussed at iPhone 5 Forum.

Apple unleashes new iCloud System

APPLE launched the iCloud yesterday. It is a web-based system allowing users to share data between computers, laptops, smartphones and tablets.
Chief executive Steve Jobs told the Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco: “Keeping those devices in sync is driving us crazy.
“We are going to move the digital hub, the centre of your digital life, into the cloud.”
Apple also plan to slash mobile phone bills with their new iMessage system, which offers users of iPhones, iPads and iPods unlimited free texts.
The iCloud will be a free service storing user information from several devices, making sure the same contacts, calendar events and files are available on all of them.
It also backs up the data on Apple’s servers – so songs bought from iTunes and kept on your home computer will now be available to play wherever you are on another computer or mobile.
For an extra fee, the iTunes Match service will also scan users’ hard drives for songs taken from other sources and make them available anywhere through the iCloud.
Experts say cloud computing will revolutionise the way we use the internet in our everyday lives.
Instead of your home computer needing a hard drive full of data and installed programmes, all that’s required is an internet connection.
This could bring down the cost of computers sharply, and with broadband speeds increasing, more and more will be possible on the Net.
There are disadvantages – many users will be concerned about whether the new system is secure enough – but the iCloud could also have a major effect on the battle against music piracy, creating a lucrative new source of revenue for record labels.
Apple have also developed a new system called iMessage which will be built into all mobile Apple devices from this autumn.
It will allow instant messages including texts, pictures and video to be sent for free using wi-fi or the phone’s 3G data network.
The services will bypass a phone’s traditional text messaging system – potentially saving hundreds of pounds on an annual mobile phone bill.
But the new service looks likely to put Apple on a collision course with mobile phone networks, which could lose billions of pounds in revenue.

Media geeks discusses further tech-talks on iPhone 5 Forum and iPad Forum.