Posted by A Ocean on April 22, 2013 ·
Google is testing waters to adding Google Now functionality to the Google home page according to Alex Chitu from the Google Operating System blog.
Google Now is currently available for Android users and Google Glass users, “Google Now uses your location to show relevant information like weather, traffic conditions, and nearby places.
Google can know your location based on your browser settings and [...]
Posted by A Ocean on September 18, 2012 ·
Microsoft issued a security advisory yesterday for Internet Explorer 6, Internet Explorer 7, Internet Explorer 8, and Internet Explorer 9 running on Windows 7 and earlier, warning of a security bug that can let unauthorized takeover of the Operating System of any IE browser user tricked into visiting a website rigged to exploit the flaw.
“A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the [...]
Posted by A Ocean on July 25, 2012 ·
During its earnings report on Tuesday, Apple officially has announced that Mountain Lion otherwise known as OS X 10.8, the latest edition of its operating system for Mac desktops and laptops will be released on Wednesday, July 25th.
Users will be able to download it from the Mac App Store. Mac users all the way back to Snow Leopard can download the latest Apple software.
At Apple’s recent Worldwide [...]
Posted by Martin Beauchamp on October 11, 2010 ·
Image by Axel Bührmann via Flickr
Hey if Stephen Fry comes out to say that the lastest phone OS from Microsoft, the aptly named Windows 7 Smart Phone as ‘joy to play with’, then we’re listening. Remember Stephen Fry persuaded undoubtably some of us to jailbreak our iPhones.
Microsoft are coming at this release all guns blazing and it’s full of Microsoft things to do, [...]
Posted by A Ocean on September 20, 2010 ·
An online report had claimed that Facebook could be working on a phone of its own to compete in the fiercely competitive and lucrative Smartphone sector. Facebook was prompt is dismissing the report.
“The story, which originated in Techcrunch, is not accurate. Facebook (Facebook) is not building a phone. Our approach has always been to make phones and apps more social. Current projects [...]
Posted by A Ocean on August 9, 2010 ·
source : JustinAngel Twitpic
According to a tweet image by Justin Angel who is former Microsoft program manager with access to the Windows Phone 7 Marketplace, Microsoft has already started to populated the yet unreleased Windows Phone 7 Marketplace with a couple of third party applications along with in house apps.
The images reveals that there are at least placeholders for a variety of games [...]
Posted by A Ocean on August 3, 2010 ·
This one was just round the corner – few hours ago Blackberry’s Canadian maker Research in Motion launched the eagerly awaited Blackberry OS 6 at a press event in New York . To say RIM has a lot riding on BlackBerry 6 is an understatement. With new kids on the block like Android and iOS stepping in with drool worthy apps and attractive User Interfaces, the BlackBerrys (along [...]
Posted by A Ocean on June 21, 2010 ·
Apple is all set to launch iOS4 today, iOS4 is the new name for its mobile operating system
software which announced at WWDC 2010, the software will be used on the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch as well.
The new iOS 4 provides a variety of new and enhanced features on a core OS level, on a developer API level, and on the surface for end users. Some of these features are limited [...]
Posted by A Ocean on June 18, 2010 ·
After HP’s acquisition of Palm couple of months ago, there were rumors and speculation that Palm, which came into prominence for its PDAs and handhelds may not make new hardware. The rumors were quashed at an AT&T developers seminar where a Palm spokesperson divulged that there will be more devices arriving over the year and will be follow-ups to its smartphones [...]
Posted by A Ocean on June 11, 2010 ·
After Apple has rejuvenated and breathed life into the Tablet PCs with its iPad device and Google soon following it with announcement of Android OS and Chrome OS for tablets. Could the champion of Open-source OS Ubuntu be far behind?. Tablet PCs running Ubuntu could be on the store shelves by the early next year.
According to Chris Kenyon, Canonical’s vice president of OEM, the [...]