Each and every one of us is guilty of causing what will result in the death of the downloadable app. Millions of sales worldwide for apps such as Angry Birds, and high grossing apps for companies such as Zynga, who require users to purchase in-game paraphernalia, are all factors which blind us into not seeing this coming.
There is no better illustration of techno-ignorance than the enterprise—the sheer complacency toward anything with a microprocessor is rather staggering. Yet it’s the enterprise which should be the most interested in technology.
An indie title with a lot of buzz, Dear Esther has a lot to live up for as a reimagined source mod from 2008.I went from skeptical, to impressed in the span of 2 hours. Here is my input on Dear Esther.
My computer got turned off without warning when a fuse was removed. Next time I went to shut down quickly, Firefox was hanging around, and I wanted it dead. I chose to kill it and shut down… A mistake I would soon regret…
Barcamp is an unconference. People sign up to attend and are invited to give talks on whatever technology or computer related topic they like. There is also a hackspace provided by one of the sponsors Mozilla, which we will be visiting! Thanks to the other sponsors, Bournemouth University, BCS, and atechMedia, and thanks to Paul [...]
It doesn’t need an introduction. But this year’s WWDC 2011 wasn’t a ‘traditional’ developer conference. In fact, ask any Apple fanatic, and they’ll tell you WWDC is synonymous with an iPhone refresh, showing off the new must-have piece of gadgetry we’ll be living with for the next year.
For months there have been murmurs of Apple’s ‘iCloud’ music service, and if CNN is to be believed, Apple has all four of the big record labels in the bag. Amazon and Google have both already laid their chips on the table but without the backing of the big four, they will soon find themselves [...]