Tag: Steve Jobs

Apr 04 2013

Facebook Home wants to take over your Android Smartphone

So the scoop for today was that Facebook is announcing a new smart phone application for android called Facebook Home. The android application is not available for download yet, but should be available in roughly one week. There’s been a lot of speculation about Facebook wanting to come out with their own smart phone, but …

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Nov 23 2012

Black Friday Ads Prove Which Mobile Operating System Is Dominating- Android

If this Black Friday and this shopping weekend has any indication as to which tablet operating system is dominating, all you have to do is open any sale paper and you see lots and lots of tablets for sale and every single tablet that’s on sale [99% of them] have the Android operating system loaded …

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Sep 25 2012

iPhone 5 users looking to switch to an Android- It’s Understandable.

Are you in the crowd of people that continue to be unimpressed by the iPhone.  Most can back up enough to say that I understand the iPhone set the standard for what a smart phone is, but beyond that, the execution and handling of the iPhone has been something that I just think is horrible. …

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Nov 09 2011

Adobe Ceases Development of Mobile Version of Flash

The good news today in technology is that Adobe Flash has ceased development for mobile devices. This is a huge announcement and achievement for technologies going forward using HTML 5. I guess one would say that Steve Jobs was the vampire slayer of Adobe Flash. Steve Jobs was the one who decided that Adobe Flash …

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Oct 06 2011

Adobe releases a 64 bit version of Flash- as Flash is going out…

I was checking out the blog for Adobe and… oh, wha-la! I saw this… http://blogs.adobe.com/flashplayer/2011/10/adobe-flash-player-11-air-11-available-later-today.html I was looking at this and thinking; oh, good. Just as Adobe Flash is about to go the way of the dodo bird. With everything moving in the direction of HTML5, it makes perfect sense for Adobe to keep pushing …

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Oct 06 2011

Farewell to Steve Jobs 1955-2011

In my opinion… Probably the most enthusiastic person to work with technology, ever… he had a vision and a dream to do things a specific way— to give people what he thought they deserved. And his drive for perfection drove Apple to be the most powerful and influential companies in the world. If not for …

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Jun 21 2011

Video Chat/Calling Requires a standard protocol

Video chat is becoming more and more popular and the fact is that there’s no standard right now for it; everyone is coming up with their own protocol for doing video chat— everyone saying and thinking that their version is better. It may be, but there needs to be a standard in video chat. I …

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Jun 17 2011

Microsoft is making the mistake with WebGL that Apple made with Adobe Flash

Microsoft has recently indicated that ‘basically’ they have no intentions of adopting WebGL for Internet Explorer. And I’m not able to help but think that they forget where they are… they’re on the downward slope of ‘…we need you’. I’m a fan of Mozilla Firefox, but it’s not to say that I’m oblivious to the …

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Oct 22 2010

Why we won’t see many Microsoft or Google apps on iOS?

[By Guest Blogger  – MDE3] Google and Microsoft have come up with a good plan on how to get their programs on the iOS (that is the software that powers the iTouch, iPhone, and iPad). Google and Microsoft have both written an application (Google and Bing) to be used on the iPhone. Both of their …

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Apr 30 2010

Is Apple Locking Itself Out Of The Market?

I find myself asking questions about the actions and thought processes of Apple lately… I’ve to wonder with some of the decisions that Apple is making right now; are they doing the right thing? Are they playing a hard right stance to attempt to push technology the way THEY think the future should be? And …

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