Microsoft’s new typography-based design language(internal codename Metro), originally for use in Windows Phone 7 is based upon the design principles of classic Swiss graphics design. A key design principle of Metro is better focus on the content of applications, relying more on typography and less on graphics (â€œcontent before chromeâ€). Early uses of the Metro… Continue reading
“There is no support for 4.2 on Nexus S and Xoom. Those devices should continue using 4.1.2. I canâ€™t comment about the future of Nexus S and Xoom, sorry.”-Jean-Baptiste Queru, AOSP lead, Google A quick refresher course: To recap, the XOOM was Motorolaâ€™s first tablet, and the worldâ€™s first tablet to run Googleâ€™s Honeycomb tablet-specific… Continue reading
What’s changed? Not a lot. + The Good: Thinner and lighter (it’s not thinnest smartphone) Panorama LTE A6 (I’m quite sure its not A15 architecture) 1GB RAM (tbc) 720p front facing camera More improved touchscreen and display(wont work with gloves on, unlike Lumia 920) And most important they finally got rid of stupid glass. -The… Continue reading
I’ve noticed a lot of people somehow see God as a “magical default.” That is, unless there is no natural explanation available for a phenomenon OR even if all the evidence in the world is available for a naturalistic explanation, but they are either unaware of it or never really understood it is simply assumed… Continue reading
Names like Nehalem, Sandy Bridge, Ivy Bridge,H61,H67,P67,Z68 can be daunting to look and understand. This article hopes to ease the confusion. A.) The Processors: 01.) Intel First Generation Core processors (year 2008-2010): The Intel i3/i5/i7 chips released from 2008 to 2010 using the 45-nanometer manufacturing process. Almost all of these are off the market, thus… Continue reading
I have come across a shockingly high number of reasonably educated and intelligent Indians who happen to buy into the belief that ‘astrology is a science’. This article hopes to show otherwise. Last night this was thrown at me again. I am tired of going over the same thing over and over again so from… Continue reading
Microsoft finally announced 2 very promising tablets based upon Windows 8. Out of the 2 tablets announced named Microsoft Surface for Windows 8 RT (for ARM) and Microsoft Surface for Windows 8 pro (for x86 hardware), the ARM based one is going to be released first and the x86 will follow 90 days later. There… Continue reading
This day marks exactly 100 years since RMS Titanic sank to its icy depths in the Atlantic. It set sail to New York City(USA) from Southampton(England) with 885 crew and 1317 passengers andÂ sank 5 days later.Â With just 710 survivors, 1517 people lost their lives.