Technology articles published in July 2012
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July 31, 2012
Microsoft Announces Outlook.com Cloud Email with Skype, Twitter and Facebook Integration
Microsoft aims to get users back with new Outlook.com online email service.
From Concept to Film: Digital Tips for Aspiring Filmmakers
Digital tips for new filmmakers.
July 30, 2012
Designing a Good Workflow: Digital Tips for Graphic Artists
Digital tips and security for graphic design projects.
Fashionably Digital: Tech Tips for Designers to Go from Concept to Runway
Creative development and tech tips for future fashion designers.
There is No Dumb User, Just Bad Design
Ever wondered how users don't get your idea? It might be because of a design problem, not a user one.
Scribble Away on Google
Google now lets you handwrite what you are looking for on its search engine
July 29, 2012
Dynamics Trending Towards the “Master VAR”
Microsoft is trending towards greater verticality in their reseller networks
July 27, 2012
2012 Olympics: Mobile, Social, 3D and Green
And How to View the Olympics On-the-Go
Fine Tuning Your Tunes: Digital Optimization and Publishing Tips for Musicians
With today’s digital tools, music distribution isn’t hard, but might not get you where you want to be financially.
July 26, 2012
Skype Makes Surveillance Easier
Popular voice and chat service Skype admits recent changes make it easier for law enforcement to spy on Skype chat
Getting the Job: Presentation and Organization Tips for Architects
The architecture business is just as competitive as any other service-oriented business.
Facebook to Open a London Mobile Engineering Base
Facebook are to open their first engineering facility outside of America in London, England.
July 25, 2012
The Next Steve Jobs Would Come from Consumer Healthcare Products
In what industry will the next Steve Jobs come from? We predict that he will come from consumer healthcare products.
Digital Marketing Gets a Boost With Big Data
When marketers and advertisers master the ability to manage Big Data and extract value from it, they will realize massive returns on their online campaign efforts.
Hacking Fitbit: Psychology, Game Mechanics, and Mascots
Have you ever wondered why Facebook works? Now Fitbit, a new health hardware startup is implementing the same techniques.
July 24, 2012
Bottlenose is a new search engine that is based on crowdsourcing, social media and web trends.
An Idea For Bus Stops: RFID Tags
Why Using RFID Tags In Public Transportation Would Save Everyone Time
The Boogie Man In Your Pocket
You have a smartphone? It's already too late. He has your bank account number, passwords, confidential friends list, and much more.
July 22, 2012
Fastest Growing Online Jobs? Think Mobile
According to recent report by Freelancer.com, mobile jobs and web interactivity are the top two growing online trends.
July 20, 2012
Nokia May Launch Windows Phone 8 Ahead of Competitors
Nokia may be in a position to sell Windows Phone 8 devices earlier than any other Windows Phone manufacturer.
July 19, 2012
Philippine IT Outsourcing Market Seen to Grow Twice Over by 2016
Philippines is now a fast growing outsourcing industry. There are plenty of outsourcing businesses that have flourished in Philippines because the country offers a big advantage to some companies.
Nokia Reports $1 Billion Loss in Q2 2012 Earnings
Nokia shows a huge earnings loss for Q2 2012, but did manage to ship 4 million devices.
Beware: Trend Micro Warns Of New Malware Threat To Bank Security
Banks And Their Customers Warned Of New Online Malware Threats
Windows 8 Coming in October
October 26th is the date you'll need to remember: Windows 8 will finally be available
July 18, 2012
Data Dealers Indubitably Duping Us
Why VZW and AT&T driving up the cost of data is making this blogger want to jump ship.
TweetDeck Updates to 1.5, Adds Better Column Navigation
TweetDeck updates to v1.5, and adds several new features to make it faster, simpler and much more fun to use.
New Apple iPhone Will have NFC, LTE and 1GB RAM
Apple may finally pack the new iPhone 5 with LTE, NFC and 1GB RAM according to a reliable source.
Walgreens App Finds Any Product in Any Store - A Catalyst for Growth
aisle411 App Available for iPhones and Android Smartphones
July 17, 2012
Metro vs. Retro: Did the Emperor Really Need New Clothes?
Was anything actually “wrong” with Microsoft’s pre-Metro design? Technorati's Stephen Victor searches for answers.
Gosh, Microsoft Still Doesn't Quite Get It
With Windows 8 and Office 365, Microsoft still doesn't get it
July 16, 2012
Marissa Mayer, New Yahoo CEO
Google's own Marissa Mayer steps up to the plate to become Yahoo's new CEO
Bay Area's Best Paid CEOs
Even though some pay checks might seem outrageous, most of these CEOs pay is wrapped in stock options that might take a while for them to cash in
IMEI Unlock is a permanent unlock for iPhones. Once you use this application you can count on your cell phone staying unlocked for good. This is a permanent one time process that can keep your iPhone working the way you need it to.
Mountain Lion OS X 10.8 Will be Launched on Wednesday, July 25th
Mountain Lion OS X 10.8 will reportedly launch the next day of Apple's Q3 2012 announcement.
July 14, 2012
Thank You for Listening: Apple Repeats with EPEAT
A Greener Apple
July 12, 2012
After a $500,000 Price Tag, Digg is no More
After being born in 2004 as a very promising start up, and taking over $45 million dollars in rounds of investment, Digg has finally come to an end.
Wagonwheel Business: CRM Systems As Hub and Spoke
Understanding the Hub and Spoke System
ACTA Gets Surprising Back up by Mexico
Mexico had already rejected ACTA in October 2011, yet had a sudden change of heart yesterday
NASA Launches iPhone and iPad app to Study Spacecrafts in 3D
NASA's Spacecraft 3D app for iPhone and iPad enable the users to look at the spacecrafts in an augmented reality.
Angry Birds Creator Releases New Game; Amazing Alex
New physics game Amazing Alex has been released by Rovio after achieving huge success in Angry Birds.
July 11, 2012
Hubble Space Telescope Helps in Finding a New Moon Around Pluto
Scientists working on NASA's Hubble Space Telescope have discovered the fifth moon orbiting around the dwarf planet Pluto.
How Green Is Your Apple?
San Francisco City Bans New Apples
Angry Birds are Coming to Gaming Consoles
Rovio is working on to launch the console version of Angry Birds for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and Nintendo 3DS.
Gevey Ultra S
If you are the owner of a GSM iPhone you may have noticed some issues with trying to unlock certain features. Gevey ultra s helps unlock the handset on iPhone 4s. It is worth notin that this is only available on the CDMA model. It literally helps to jailbreak the handset on these kinds of phones.
Have Many New Products Are Becoming Unstealable?
Does technology put theives on the back foot at last?
AdGent Digital: The Ads of Tomorrow Have Arrived
AdGent Digital founder talks about their newest creation
July 10, 2012
Where is Steve Jobs' Greener Apple? (Exclusive Greenpeace Comments)
Apple Retreats From EPEAT
Canon has Announced New Printers with Software Imaging and Facebook Application
Canon has announced the PIXMA MG4220 Wireless, PIXMA MG3220 Wireless and PIXMA MG2220 printers with imaging software and Facebook application.
July 9, 2012
Coolness of iPad Grounds for Dismissal of Apple's Patent Case vs. Samsung
British Court Dismisses Apple Lawsuit vs. Samsung, Citing Galaxy Tab "Not as Cool" as the Apple iPad.
BMW adds Nuance’s Dragon Drive! Messaging service in 2012 BMW 7 and 3 Series Vehicles
BMW has integrated Nuance’s Dragon Drive! Messaging service in 2012 BMW 7 and 3 Series Vehicles for facilitated messaging.
Why the iPad Mini Would Be a Missed Opportunity for an iPod Touch Refresh
Read this brilliant argument for a bigger iPod Touch, and be amazed!
Warning: Your Free Mobile app Could Have Adware
New findings suggest 5% of free mobile apps have adware in them.
Was Satyendranath Bose Merely Lucky to Have the Bosons Named After Him?
But that is not why Bose will be remembered. His name will stand out because, if greatness is to be judged by the contribution to the advancement of scientific knowledge, Satyendranath Bose is undoubtedly, the greatest scientists India has produced in recent times.
July 8, 2012
FBI to Web Users: Many Could Lose Internet Access on July 9, 2012
FBI Warns Netizens Of The DNS Changer Malware
A Solution to Fix YouTube's Crappy Commenting System
See how we can end, or at least curb, the cockfight-like behavior of YouTubers.
July 7, 2012
Apple Hit by Siri-Related Patent Infringement Lawsuit in China
Shanghai Zhizhen Network Technology Co. has reported that Apple Inc. has infringed its virtual assistant technology.
Navistar Introduces New Pollution-Reducing Truck Tech
Navistar has introduced new technology for trucks to meet 2010 U.S. Environmental Protection Agency emissions regulations.
July 6, 2012
Amazon Reportedly Developing a Smartphone to Rival the iPhone
Rumours circulate that Amazon are soon to release a smartphone to rival the iPhone.
July 5, 2012
DARPA Calls for the Development of 2,000% More Efficient Robotic Systems
DARPA calls for scientific and engineering specialties to make 2,000% more efficient robots with good movement capabilities.
Higgs Boson Particle Discovered: Reflections on Explosions
The God Particle and Implications of Discovery
July 4, 2012
Higgs Particle Confirmed: God Exists - In Physics
Higgs Particle Found
Quantum Computation at Room-Temperature for a Reasonable Time
Scientists have achieved quantum computation at room-temperature for nearly two seconds.
July 3, 2012
Mozilla’s Firefox OS Phones Would be Revealed in Early 2013
Mozilla has announced to reveal its Firefox OS phones early next year.
July 2, 2012
Google I/O Developers Conference 2012 Highlights
Highlights Of The 2012 Google I/O Developers Conference
Scientists Will Announce the Existence of “God Particle” This Week
Extensive data from CERN's atom smasher shows the existence of "God Particle".
Beautylish: The App
Mobile access to the beauty world
Unclutter Your Browser With Clipix
Clipix adds organization to the net surfing experience