I’m an iOS user. I’ve owned an iPhone for over four years. I’ve owned an iPad for about 16 months. I’ve never used Android. That all changed today, when my pre-ordered Nexus 7 tablet arrived in the post. So here … Continue reading
There can be little argument (though some folks will argue about anything) that the iPhone has revolutionised the Smartphone industry. And with iOS, Apple has created an ecosystem that has directly contributed to soaring revenue and profitability. Sometimes, it seems … Continue reading
Mobile Safari has served my iPhone web browsing needs admirably since 2008, but I was probably waiting for Google’s Chrome browser, though I didn’t really know it. Though I still favour Firefox as my browser of choice whilst doing web … Continue reading
September 16, 2011
by Shane Porter
Microsoft IE lead Dean Hachamovitch:
Running Metro style IE plug-in free improves battery life as well as security, reliability, and privacy for consumers. Plug-ins were important early on in the web’s history. But the web has come a long way since then with HTML5. Providing compatibility with legacy plug-in technologies would detract from, rather than improve, the consumer experience of browsing in the Metro style UI.
No Flash then.
In my last post, I wrote about how switching to a network mapped drive (pointing to a QNAP NAS) had revealed a thumbnail issue on my WD TV Live HD Media Player. Firmware update 1.06.15 was released around the time … Continue reading