Tag: Technology

Installing Windows 8

The Windows 8 Consumer preview was released on February 29. I started downloading the ISO the same day It was released and it took me 2 1/2 days to complete the download with my 256 kbps connection 🙂 I used VMware Fusion to install the Windows 8 CP on my OS X Lion. It tool the below simple steps to…

New Google Ocean Takes Google Earth Beyond the “Dirt”

Exploring the oceans no longer requires a wetsuit. Ocean in Google Earth, which launched today, builds on the free, popular 3-D mapping software Google Earth by allowing users to navigate underwater in unprecedented clarity. New “layers” to the satellite-based software include topographic maps of the seafloor; locations of shipwrecks and algal blooms; and even maps of the tiny phytoplankton that…

Microsoft Skydrive

Microsoft has extended the skydrive space to 25 gb. now store, access, and share your files with friends or co-workers, from anywhere online. Free 25 GB online storage means you can easily get to your stuff with just a few quick clicks. Features Password protection: You set the passwords and you decide who sees what, so you have confidence that…

Microsoft Expression Blend

Today I just got thru a website and read about Microsoft Expression Blend. It seems interesting. Of course this tool came in to use long b4 but only 2day it just caught my sight J     This tool helps developer to design UI with ease. After seeing this I guess there will not be any more rectangular/square command button…

You’ve Been Programming Too Long When…

When you are counting objects, you go “0,1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,A,B,C,D…”. When asked about a bus schedule, you wonder if it is 16 or 32 bits. When your wife says “If you don’t turn off that darn machine and come to bed,then I am going to divorce you!”, and you chastise her for for omitting the else clause. When you are reading a…