Mozilla has just released Firefox 22 browser with integrated support for 3D gaming, video calls, and file sharing. Thus, application developers can create applications that can run in the browser without the need to use third party plugins.
Firefox has aged 15 years, and according to vice president of Firefox Engineering, Johnathan Nightingale, the browser has changed in terms of how people use it. Browser applications have been the key to connect to the internet and used to locate information and software, and therefore the present browser must be built for the needs of people and how they use them more quickly.
To highlight the potential of this feature, Mozilla has made a 3D game called BananaBread. This game utilizing WebRTC, asm.js, WebGL, and Emscripten.
via The Next Web
Comments Off on Apple Develops Technology ‘Voice Recognition’ Alone for Siri
Apple is reportedly developing a voice recognition technology for Siri. Through a team that was formed recently, Apple seems to want to remove the dependency from Nuance.
As a reminder, Nuance Communications is a multinational software maker based in Boston, USA. The company makes software used by voice recognition Siri. Later revealed that the two researchers, Nuance has now joined Apple.
Reporting from Xconomy, which was formed in Boston team consists of former employees of Nuance Gunnar Evermann with experience in developing voice recognition technology, then Larry Gillick, who served as “Chief Scientlist Speech” in Apple Siri, and Don McAllestar a former employee who is now Nuance served as “Senior Reseach Scientist” at Apple. There are also several other former employees who now joins Nuance with Apple but are not based in Boston, including Caroline Labrecque and Rongqing Huang.
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California: Google is rumored to be opening for Google TV streaming service. The tech giant is said to be developing a streaming service similar to cable TV services, such as Hulu or Netflix.
Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, July 16, 2013, according to sources who declined to be named. The source revealed that Google has approached several media companies to discuss licensing and television program content. Google wants to provide more services to Google TV via channels such as television package, but by using a broadband connection.
Google TV audience of streaming content will not require registration and subscription requirements as well as cable television service. Google TV so users will not be charged monthly. Google TV is not much different from the Apple TV. But the Apple TV first implement streaming TV service.
Google seems to need to fight hard to make it happen because just like the Apple TV earlier, the problem of security issues and also the reluctance of media companies to cooperate with Web TV newcomers a big challenge.
Comments Off on MIcrosoft Launches Hardware Certification Requirements for Windows 8.1
Microsoft corporation some time ago has been providing Windows 8.1 Preview can be downloaded for free. And later in August, Microsoft also plans to begin delivering the OS to the notebook and tablet manufacturers.
Now before the second step is done, the Redmond-based company that was recently launched hardware certification requirements for Windows 8.1. The certification was announced by Microsoft at the Worldwide Partner Conference and includes some hardware such as Bluetooth, WiFi, 720p webcam and audio equipment.
The certification also allows for features such as Windows 8.1 Wireless Miracast display, internet sharing, NFC, WiFi Direct print and biometric authentication. However sertfikasi is intended for existing devices in 2014 and 2015. So we’re not going to find it in the near future.
Comments Off on Internet Download Manager 6.17 Build 3 New Comes With Stability & Reliable
The company behind the development applications, known as IDM or Internet Download Tonec reportedly named recently presented its latest version of the build for the users on the move IDM. The latest version is nothing but the Internet Download Manager 6:17 Build 3.
Although the official release notes have not obtained so far, the presence of this latest version of IDM build more likely intended to improve the stability and reliability of the whole application in a particular case.
Previous versions of Internet Download Manager has received an update to increase download speeds YouTube videos, as well as bug fixes in addressing some of the problems reported by users in the older release.
Internet Download Manager can be operated smoothly in all the editions of Windows out there, including Windows XP to the latest Windows 8 though. And even special versions of the latest build, reportedly can run well on both versions of the Windows operating systems that exist, either 32-bit or 64-bit.
Asure Software to Present Complimentary Live Webinar on Maximizing the Benefits of the Workforce Management EvolutionComments Off on Asure Software to Present Complimentary Live Webinar on Maximizing the Benefits of the Workforce Management Evolution
What: Workplace-management software-solutions providerAsure Software, Inc. (ASUR) will present “Maximizing the Benefits of the Workforce Management Evolution,” a complimentary live webinar that will address trending, innovative uses for time and attendance data collection that can bring significant impact and competitive positioning to an organization, now and in the future. The session will be presented by Cooper Caywood, Asure Software Vice President of Client Services.
When: Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013 from 1-2 p.m. EDT.
How: To register for the webinar, visit http://bit.ly/15yYeXE. HR.com members must login to register for the webcast. Non-members can sign up for a free HR.com membership athttp://www.hr.com/en/memberships/ and register for the webinar when their HR.com membership has been confirmed. Webcast participants need a computer with Internet access. Registered participants will receive complete login information 24 hours and two hours prior to the event. They also will receive a copy of the presentation slides and a Real Media file of the presentation that can be downloaded to and played on an iPod or MP3 player.
Why: The measurement of work time and the value of those measurements (data) continue to evolve in striking ways with impactful results. Time and attendance data remains a primary input into the process of workforce compensation. However, as technology, the workforce, and business environments have evolved, the collection processes and value of this time data has undergone seismic shifts as well.
Takeaways: Webinar participants will learn about: technological advances that elevate what used to be deemed as utilitarian tasks into strategic value; accommodating and ever-changing workforce that has become more geographically disperse, mobile and global; and increasing the value of time and labor management data for better decision-making.
About Asure Software
Asure Software, Inc., (ASUR) headquartered in Austin, Texas, offers cloud-based time and labor management and workspace management solutions that enable businesses to control their biggest costs — labor, real estate and technology — and prepare for the workforce of the future in a highly mobile, geographically disparate and technically wired work environment. Asure serves approximately 6,000 clients worldwide and currently offers two main product lines: AsureSpace™workplace management solutions enable organizations to maximize the ROI of their real estate, andAsureForce® time and labor management solutions deliver efficient management of human resource and payroll processes.
Comments Off on DockView: Choose Window Applications Jump at Dock
Dock is part desktop OS X that characterizes Apple’s flagship computer operating system. Dock functions such as running apilkasi shortcuts or files and move from one application to another. To move from window to another window in an application, the user must use the OS X Exposé. But, what if asiknya application icon in the Dock to have features such as Windows 7, which the user can select a window which opens directly without having to rely on Exposé.
For those of you who want those features, can wear DockView apps in the App Store.
Like I mentioned earlier, DockView able to provide thumbnail windows of an application by placing the cursor over the application that has many windows.
DockView also supports thumbnail windows through the App Swithcer. Suitable for you who frequently use the App Swithcer to move the window. Still clumsy with App Swithcer? Just look at the previous tips, about maximizing the use of the App Swithcer.
Label the price is free, but it actually has a Dock View in app purchase to eliminate loading thumbnail window sometimes appears for a few seconds.
Additional Dock DockView a supplement that must be considered to accelerate access to switch between windows.
Comments Off on Site developer “software” Apple hacked
Computer and software giant Apple on Monday AM, said its software developer page has been offline after hacked. Apple warns that personal information regarding users may have been stolen.
“Last Thursday, an intruder tried to break into the personal information of our registered developers on our developer page,” Apple said as quoted by AFP.
Despite the sensitive information is encrypted, “we can not rule out the possibility that some of the names, mailing addresses and email addresses belonging to the developer or may have been accessed.”
The information technology giant said in a statement titled “We’ll be right back” that hackers have hacked the reason “for the sake of transparency and accountability.”
Company officials immediately blocked sites is Thursday U.S. time ago and has since worked to fix it.
“To prevent this kind of security threats happening again, we will thoroughly examine our development system, software update our server, and to rebuild kesuluruhan our database,” said Apple, apologize and hope that the developer’s site soon recover.
This site is a portal to the creators of third-party software to design applications for the iPhone, iPad and Mac computers, in addition to being a forum for software developers.
According to Macworld, for days many developers have posted a message pitched frustration and anger on Twitter about the breakdown of the site.