Category Archives: smart people

iPhone 5S and iOS 7 released!

Cross platform benchmark puts iPhone 5S right on the top! The performance obtained through exploiting both software and hardware. Memory subsystem takes care that the hardware performance is not obstructed by the software. A7 performance is stunningly good with good clock speed. Hardware additions, finger print sensor to unlock and security and 64bit architecture is [...]

installous outdated version error

As usual, I tried using installous was shocked to find an error that said “outdated version” and the app quit! Following events lead me to know that the hackulo.us servers closed down! Hackulo.us now says: Goodnight, sweet prince. We are very sad to announce that Hackulous is shutting down. After many years, our community has [...]

iPhone 5 & iPad mini, Wi-Fi problems!

The Wi-Fi connections kept dropping until now… Was waiting for this update and finally it’s available this morning. iOS 6.0.2! The installation screen says “fixes a bug that could impact Wi-Fi.” All I did was to go Settings > General > and Software Update. Hope this solves Wi-Fi issues, but to me the problem seem [...]

Steve Jobs’ passes away

“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogmas. Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions down out your inner voice.” The Me Generation is dead. The iGeneration rules. -Steve Jobs’ 1955 – 2011

Steve Jobs resigns as Apple CEO

Resignation Letter: To the Apple Board of Directors and the Apple Community: I have always said if there ever came a day when I could no longer meet my duties and expectations as Apple’s CEO, I would be the first to let you know. Unfortunately, that day has come. I hereby resign as CEO of [...]

Wear Google goggles and search!

Has Google started selling goggles?! Nope this is new search method. Simply search with inputs from what you see visually. How is this possible?… Just use your mobile camera to take a picture and then search. This is a great leap in visual search and pattern recognition. Of course one can search the database of [...]

Google ChromeOS/AndroidOS Computer?

Among Google's many of the so called small experimental initiatives that would turn into a major leap later, Android computer seems to be a small step now. Big Daddy Microsoft's fingers crossed, perhaps wondering what to do next? The first Android powered from Acer takes about 15 seconds to boot up. Chrome loads up pages [...]

What it is with Chrome OS and Android OS?

Chrome OS will be browser based, enabling online programs only. It will need an internet connection to operate. With the release date set to Christmas 2010, to be initially available only for net books that would enable users to access all the usual online apps. The user data will be in the cloud on the [...]

Truth behind Google Voice app and Android Skype app rejections

Why would Apple reject Google voice? Google Voice app is yet to be approved by Apple because, the app seems to override iPhone’s user interface for telephone calls with its own. The voice mail and SMS specific to Google Voice App are handled by Google interface replacing iPone’s. Also iPhone’s user contact database is transferred [...]

Android set-top box 1080p

Demonstrations on for Android based set-top box with Sigma’s Graphics acceleration and MIPS architecture for its 1080p HD resolutions, with yet unnamed system on chip. But you will have to wait until the MIPS32 architecture for Android gets out.

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