Tag Archives: Yahoo

Redesigns

6 Dec

I do not know if this is something to do with the coming new year but have noticed that many popular websites have either gone in for a makeover or added some eye candy for users. Popoular ones include Wall Street Journal (website redesign), Gmail (themes for the mailbox), Yahoo ( website redesign, second time in the last one year). The list is big but these are the ones that come to my mind now.

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All That Tech

6 Mar

Canon EOS-1Ds Mark III: The 21.1 Megapixel Camera!

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Canon

What do you think you would do with a camera that comes with a whopping 21.1 megapixels? Shoot everything in the world. You can do that now with Canon’s latest ground-breaking camera the Canon EOS-1Ds Mark III. And for all of you who are interested in photography read more about this impressive technique High Dynamic Range Imaging to create beautiful HDR pictures.

Non-Windows Operating System From Microsoft!

While the battle between Yahoo and Microsoft gets hotter with the former trying to wage a proxy war to acquire the latter, Microsoft has put forth its Non-Windows Operating System codenamed Singularity. The project is an attempt by Microsoft to build a more reliable and robust operating system from scratch putting to use all the advances in programming languages, compilers and system level programming. Still in its early stages there isn’t any commitment yet from Microsoft on any commercialisation plans or status of Singularity.

500 Million Firefoxes and a Free Online File Converter

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Source: Mozilla

Happy to note that Mozilla’s Firefox my preferred browser has been downloaded 500 million times. Zamzar is the place where you can head to when you have trouble opening that latest file format without the appropriate software installed on your system. Zamzar provides a free online file converter that allows conversions between a variety of file formats.