HTML 5’s lifeline not in feature phone apps

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Even though HTML5 allows developers to extend the reach of their apps to feature phones, these devices are unlikely to be the savior for the technology. Still, there is optimism it will find growth in other areas such as graphics rendering and Web services protocol. While a majority of developers are more keen and comfortable… Read more »

Google releases Web site speedup software

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As part of its “make the Web fast” effort, Google has released version 1.0 of a module designed to improve the very widely used Apache software that’s very widely used to host Web sites. The Apache Software Foundation’s flagship project is Web server software that delivers Web pages to people’s browsers when they request it. It… Read more »

Microsoft Brings iOS Game Contre Jour also on Web

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Play Online Microsoft announced  that it has teamed up with the developers of Contre Jour to bring the popular game to the Web with HTML5. The Web-based version of Contre Jour, available now at Contrejour.ie, includes the first three chapters of the game, or 30 levels. It offers the same look, feel, and performance of the… Read more »

Samsung Launching Galaxy S III Mini in Europe

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Samsung Targets Europe With Smaller Flagship Phone: Galaxy S III Mini To Pack iPhone 5-Sized Screen Samsung will unveil a smaller version of its flagship Galaxy SIII handset in Europe tomorrow – shrinking the screen from the 4.8 inches of its current flagship to an iPhone 5-sized 4 inches. Reuters is reporting the handset will be launched in Europe…. Read more »

92% Of Brands Dislike Twitter’s New Design

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A few months ago Twitter CEO Dick Costolo made a bold claim that the aim is to grow the platform’s user base to 7 billion. Costolo obviously didn’t take a good look into the numbers, because Twitter far from growing is stagnating—even Instagram is getting more traffic (mobile). So what is a stagnating micro-blogging platform… Read more »

6 Inventions That Changed The World

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Throughout history, people have made inventions that changed the world. Some got lucky and stumbled on something, some actually set out to make something, and still others improved upon existing technology to create something revolutionary. We’re going to show what we consider the top 6 world changing inventions, from how they were found, to how… Read more »

Webcam + sunshine + time = 3D model of your world

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WANT a detailed three-dimensional model of your house or back garden? Just stick up a webcam and wait. Current 3D models of outdoor places, such as those seen in Google Earth, are typically created using laser scans or painstaking manual measurements. But anyone may soon be able to make one – using just daylight, time and… Read more »