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The Arrival of Google Home in Australia

The long-awaited Google Home is now in Australia! This is definitely a huge event for the Australians as Google Home is an awesome invention that is supposed to make living even more convenient. 817 more words


Linux on Vivobook X202E

In January 2013 I bought a Asus Vivobook X202E, a small, budget class, touch screen laptop. It has now served me almost four and a half years – an eternity in ICT terms. 397 more words

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Android Nougat Release

Android Nougat is finally released in the market! This has been waited by thousands of smartphone users as this has promised features that are definitely not easy to ignore. 791 more words


It's a Bird! It's a Plane! No, It's Sphero Spider-Man!

* Ever wanted to join forces with Spider-Man?
* Best Buy’s new Sphero lets you team up with Spider-Man anytime you want
* The toy comes with LCD eyes and speech recognition features for enhanced gaming… 362 more words


Mapping Between IP Address & Host Name: The Secret Mechanism behind "localhost"

If you are a student of Computer Science, then certainly You’ve heard of  “localhost”. You might also know that, instead of writing “” again and again for accessing some content from your computer, you can use “localhost”. 276 more words


Firefox Operating System

Firefox Operating System was a Linux based, open source operating system that has been developed for firefox os devices like smart phones, tablet PC and smart TV’s by Mozilla community. 41 more words

Operating System



  • System calls provide an interface between user programs and operating system.
  • It is a programmatic way in which a computer program requests a service from the kernel of the operating system.
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Operating System