News: Reads from WWW
Monday, 17 May 2010
It's the 50th anniversary of the laser, and let's take a trip back in time to when the first laser was created.
Apple CEO Steve Jobs and Ryan Tate from Valleywag engaged in a late night/early morning debate regarding Apple's lockdown on Apps.
More details have been culled from the SEC filling about what exactly happened behind the scenes of the HP acquisition of Palm.
Friday, 14 May 2010
Love it or loathe it, Foursquare seems determined to stay now that it's passed the 1 million users mark. It's also expected to announce a funding deal soon that should keep it running for a good long time to come.
According to the Times Online, we could see Google entering the e-book market as early as this June or July.
Oracle Corporation bought an ailing Sun Microsystems in January 2010 for US$7.4 billion. Can Oracle's CEO Larry Ellison turn the once-great company back around?
Adobe took out ads in 24 major newspapers and websites in response to criticisms of Adobe's software by Apple.
Google's Chrome OS has been reported for an availability by the 2nd half of 2010, and it seems like Acer (and likely other vendors) might reveal all at this year's Computex.
Perhaps it's time to worry what Facebook is actually doing to your private information given its blatant lack of concern for your privacy.
Thursday, 13 May 2010
Google certainly has all its cards ready with its upcoming Froyo update, which now includes a USB tethering option (finally) and the ability to create a Wi-Fi hotspot with your Android phone.