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Sun Microsystems acquistion by Oracle and its effects

Link wikipedia article on the acquisition

Support for the Eclipse IDE
Of course Java is now used on the Android platform, and I notice that recently support for Eclipse IDE has also been dropped moving to Android Studio (which I downloaded today for the first time – review to come later) 41 more words


The Telegraphed Gazette. 31 January 2014

Hello folks and welcome to the Telegraphed Gazette for the 31st of January 2014: in today’s edition the government of British Columbia has announced it will be changing its policy on beer garden fences as well as special occasion restrictions in its bid to update the province’s liquor laws, and tech talk on IGN discusses the current upcoming trends of wearable technology that we as a consumer base could see in the coming months and into the future. 1,206 more words


Apple Won't Ship Macs Preinstalled with Adobe Flash

The Apple vs Adobe fight has entered the next level with Apple officially announcing that it wont ship it’s future Macbooks with Adobe’s flash installed. While Apple has stopped short of banning Flash altogether from Mac (which would have been ridiculous) it is making things increasingly difficult for Adobe. 71 more words

A History of Social Networking Sites (The Way I Remember It)

Having grown up during the age of the Internet, Ive witnessed firsthand the rise of the social networking website.

And while Facebook currently dominates the Web, it wasnt always so.

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How to create a 'super password'

(CNN) — Say goodbye to those wimpy, eight-letter passwords.

The 12-character era of online security is upon us, according to a report published this week by the Georgia Institute of Technology.

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7 Most innovative tech companies

Bloomberg BusinessWeek recently released its annual Most Innovative Companies list for the year 2010.

Companies who by their out of the box thinking not only boost their bottomlines but have also given customers some novel products and services.

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Hootsuite Going Paid; What It Means to the Industry

Hootsuite came to the market with the promise, they are special in many ways.

The revolution Hootsuite brought in the Twitter Ecosystem is great, and they set a high level of expectation in the Twitter users for UI and features.

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