Archive for tag: Mobiles

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. […]

2010 (A)R-evisited

7 January, 2011 (10:36) | 2010, 3D, Augmented Reality, Context Awareness, Displays, Games, Handhelds, Mobiles, Non-ocular, Ocular, Review | By: Panos

Happy new year, may all your dreams come true! After a brief break to catch our breath and have a much-needed holiday, Synthetic Toys is back up and running. This time we attempt a recap of 2010 in the area of Augmented Reality (AR).  AR has drawn much attention through the past year, almost a […]