Archive for tag: Handhelds

WebAPI: The Mozilla Proposal For Smartphones (The Open App Interface)

6 September, 2011 (10:12) | 2011, Augmented Reality, Handhelds, Mobiles, Software | By: Antonis

WebAPI is basically an idea from Mozilla which promises to bridge the gap between native and web applications. With the constant development of Mobile Applications for handheld devices there are quite a few solutions and frameworks out there for developers, but these solutions always refer to closed OS environments. On the other hand, there is […]

Dual Boot Handsets

24 February, 2011 (12:18) | Displays, Handhelds, Hardware, Mobiles, Software | By: Antonis

Many people, we are sure, remember the early days where everyone was struggling to setup their PC in a way that it had two Operating Systems (Windows & Linux) on a Dual Boot mode. People may still struggle for that matter! If it was correctly setup GRUB would display an option to choose the OS to boot. […]

The death of the ‘mechanical’ keyboard

3 February, 2011 (12:08) | Games, Handhelds, Mobiles | By: Antonis

During the Christmas break, we got a visit from some friends, along with their two kids (2 years and 5 months old respectively). What stood out during their visit, was how children discover, understand and use current technology. Here is how it all started… During one of our endless discussions, next to the fireplace,  about […]