Dropbox, Google Drive and Microsoft OneDrive cloud services blocked in Turkey following leaks.
Microsoft will be releasing Nokia 216 and Nokia 216 Dual Sim. I thought Microsoft will stop making another Nokia phones. But, aside from the fact that smartphones are getting more popularity, there is still a huge market. I’m thinking of getting this new phone — when it’s available in Indonesia. Its “up to 24 days […]
Google, Apple, And Microsoft Are Quietly Developing A New Type Of Font. “What are variable fonts, and why are some of the biggest tech companies on the planet throwing their weight behind them?”
Microsoft buys Wunderlist. Previously, Microsoft also bought Acompli, an email app for both iOS and Android which later rebranded as Outlook.
Lot’s of acquisitions just now: Google bought Launchpad Toys (story telling app maker), Microsoft just had Sunrise (the app calendar, and I’m using it on my iOS devices and Android) for $100 million. Not long ago, Microsoft also acquired Accompli, an email client app. MyFitnessPal and Endomondo just got acquired by Under Armour for $475 million […]
Raspberry Pi 2 is on sale for $35. It has ~6x performance using a 900MHz quad-core ARM Cortex-A7 CPU compared to the previous product. It’s also said to be supporting ARM GNU/Linux distributions, including Snappy Ubuntu Core, as well as Microsoft Windows 10. (Image source: Hackaday)
There is a fact that Yahoo! Mail is probably one of my first email service providers. Not sure about the exact date I created my account, but I think it was in 2000’s. It was the time when Yahoo! was so popular, had lots of services, and interesting products. Probably, it was also because that […]
Microsoft has just unveiled its new company logo — after using the same logo since 1987. It has been 25 years. It’s a start for the coming products that will be released. Actually, some of us already familiar with the “tiles” there. Interested to see how the new identity will be adopted across the products. […]
Steve Wozniak on Windows Phone: Wrong. iPhone is my favorite phone. I did give my opinion that the Windows 7P phone had superior visual appearance and operation cues that were also more attractive. In my opinion, it sets the mark for user interface. I would recommend it over my Android phones given that it doesn’t […]
Skype Officially Joined Microsoft: Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq “MSFT”) has closed its acquisition of Skype Global S.à r.l. Negotiations of the definitive agreement under which Microsoft would acquire Skype, an Internet communications company, for $8.5 billion were led by investor group Silver Lake and the transaction was originally announced on May 10, 2011. Boards of directors […]
Today I learned that Microsoft have launched a beautyoftheweb.com site to promote Internet Explorer 9. The site’s tagline asks visitors to “Get ready for a more beautiful web”. Microsoft registered their domain name on 28th July 2010 and the URL and tagline are too close to mine to be mere coincidences. Common sense and gut […]
Brand Republic released a list of 100 most mentioned brands on popular microblogging service, Twitter. Here are the top ten (order by how many these brands were mentioned): Starbucks Google BBC Apple AIG Amazon Microsoft Guardian Dell Coca-Cola Do all of those brands — and the rest on the list — have their own Twitter […]
I almost have no problems accessing Facebook site using many different browsers. But, I sometime I found problems when using Opera 10 browser. It says that I’m using incompatible web browser. But, it only happens randomly, even when I do the same actions like reloading pages, clicking on the links. And so far, it only […]
If you want to see — or, should I say “listen”? — your site with a screen reader, there is a free and open source screen reader called NonVisual Desktop Access (NVDA). What is it? NonVisual Desktop Access (NVDA) is a free and open source screen reader for the Microsoft Windows operating system. Providing feedback […]
Internet Explorer 8 is available in 25 languages. It’s said that there are some improvements — faster, easier and safer — compared to the previous versions. Check the feature overview.
Bring Down IE 6 campaign — A campaign to encourage using more modern browsers and bring Internet Explorer 6 down.
I only visit web browsers’ sites when I want to download — sometime, I don’t even have to go to their sites to get updates — or, only when someone/something refers me to an address in those sites. Those are some possibilities. Their websites have beautiful designs, and sometime can be a great inspiration. :) […]
I have some internet browsers installed in my PC and laptop like Opera, Firefox, Flock, Safari (for Windows) and also Internet Explorer. For my OpenSUSE and Ubuntu, I only have Firefox and Opera. Among those, I only use two browsers regularly. For the other, I only use it for web development purposes. Even I — […]
I have been using Google email service for long time and have a good experience. I feel no limitations about this service. But, does it have limitation-free service? It seems it doesn’t. There is a limitation about sending email using Google email service. In an effort to fight spam and prevent abuse, Google will temporarily […]
Some of you probably have heard that you can have Windows Live ID. Yes, it’s open for public now. It means that everyone can register. The registration process is very simple, you only need to fill in some registration form fields.