At the Code/Mobile conference this week, Google's Amit Singhal announced that Google has now indexed over 100 billion pages within apps.
It's not a 'Dislike' button after all. Facebook announced today it will begin rolling out Facebook 'Reactions,' which allows users to react to statuses with a range of options including 'Haha,' 'Wow,' and 'Sad.' See also: Microsoft shows...Show More Summary
While were all busy watching The Martian, three Nobel Prizes — “the Oscars of Science ” — were announced this week, and we explained the significance of the winners in chemistry, physics and physiology or medicine. Meanwhile, Microsoft introduced a slew of new gadgets, including the latest Surface laptop and Windows phones. Here are the highlights from this week. Read more...
This is an exciting episode, despite lacking both Jared who is on his honeymoon and Mike Meade who was sleeping. Carter Dotson is playing the part of Jared, spending most of the podcast watching baseball while I drill Ryan "Ryan Noodlecake" Holowaty on all things Noodlecake. We start the show out with a letter from
RoboHon ("Robot Phone") is the cutest smartphone ever: a (familiar looking) robot frame that fits in your pocket. It can take calls, dance, project photos, maps and more. It's a 'bot with a smartphone inside. Yes,some will snort at the idea of a phone with a two-inch touchscreen, but it's certainly an original notion -- unashamedly so. Show More Summary
According to a Netherlands-based retailer listing, spotted by an eagle-eyed Reddit user, Lumia 950 XL pre-orders may include the Display Dock accessory as a bonus.
Coinciding with its ROG gaming event in San Francisco today, ASUS has unveiled quite a few items of interest for gamers. There are some new monitors making their debut, along with a motherboard, a graphics card, and some gaming laptops that the company previously showed off at IFA earlier this year.
For a long time now, I’ve been a big fan of SwiftKey, which I’ve found to be the most reliable third-party smartphone keyboard around. This week I was excited to see that my favorite smartphone keyboard is working on a major project that will make it smarter than ever before. Show More Summary
If you've ever owned exotic reptiles, amphibians and/or plants, then you'll know that keeping their living conditions optimal can be quite the challenge. Well, that's where the Biopod comes in. Created by Canadian biologist Jared Wolfe,...Show More Summary
Continuum for phones is one of the key features of Windows 10 Mobile, particularly for high end handsets, but to make it work you need special hardware, either a Wireless Display or a device like the Microsoft Display Dock. The cost of the device has so far been a mystery, but now Computerworld reports that […]
A potential buyout of EMC by Dell could solve a long-standing problem for the data-storage giant: finding a successor to longtime Chief Executive Joe Tucci.
The perks of going prepaid is that you get to decide how much you want to spend, versus post-paid where every month you pay a fixed amount regardless of whether you’ve used up all your minutes and/or data. However sometimes prepaid rates are a bit higher but we suppose that’s the price one has to pay for that freedom. Show More Summary
OnePlus will be hosting an event next Monday in India where they are expected to announce something. Chances are it could be for a phone and thanks to a recent teaser posted by OnePlus’ CEO, there is an even higher chance that the mysterious handset will be none other than the OnePlus X. Show More Summary
Flying drones to take photos and stunning videos is a fun hobby and many great photographs and videos have been created because of that. However sometimes there are just some places where drones aren’t meant to fly over, like government facilities or the airport due to concerns about privacy and also potential danger. Show More Summary
UPDATE: Yesterday (October 8th, 2015) Amazon announced official support for scheduled events so I updated my function to use this feature. For the most up-to-date version of this project please visit the updated versionI have a great accountant but he has one flaw: I have to ask for the invoice ever
Black Falcon Software develops products for professional.NET developers and like any other MicroISV, the need for developer products to have embedded databases is often a necessary component for such work. The problem is that over the years this area of necessary database support has deteriorated t
I like scanning all my documents and keep a digital version as well as the dead-tree version just in case. But storing the documents as individual image files is too messy. There are various solutions to merge image files into a single PDF but I don't want to upload my sensitive documents to unknown
In ASP.NET, TempData is one of the mechanisms used to pass data from controller to the view. In this post I'll dive into its source code to investigate its behaviour.What is TempDataTempData is an instance of TempDataDictionary that is used to pass data from the controller to the view.LifespanThe li