2012 has been a big year for the mobile and tablet industry. Release of iOS 6 , Android Jelly Bean and Windows 8 being the highlights of this year. Although Google released it’s first tablet, the Nexus 7, it is the Chinese who have been driving the Android tablet industry. Today I have with me Onda v712 dual core tablet which is the Chinese reply to Nexus 7. Can the Onda v712 really be an alternative to Nexus 7, especially with it’s $150 price tag ? Let us find out.
Opening a VMDK file (Virtual Machine Disk, is a file format used for virtual appliances developed for VMware products) in Oracle VirtualBox is ridiculously simple! But when googled for this method I was surprised to find that there were no tutorials explaining this simple procedure. All of them wanted me to convert the .vmdk file to a .vdi file. To put it words you “You Just Need to Run it”.There is how it is….
In the internet world not even incognito mode is private! Most search engines store their user’s keywords, with some search engines going further and matching those terms to your computer address, your name, and other items, depending on how much information you have shared with the search engine. DuckDuckGo is a search engine built on open source software. It also doesn’t track users: no personal information is collected, shared, or used to customize individual users’ search results. So, anyone searching on a particular term in DuckDuckGo will get the same results. This website by DuckDuckGo show us the evils of tracking user’s keywords: donttrack.us As “Do Not Track” features become ubiquitous in Web browsers, it’s particularly interesting to see the growing acceptance of this increasingly open, privacy-focused search engine as …
There are still a very good number of PHP developers who still work on Widows and MacOS environment. Although seasoned PHP professional advise the use of Linux based environment for PHP development, many find it hard to transform from one OS environment to the other. So invariably we end up using a local AMP stack for development. These tools have evolved over time, are very stable and ideal for PHP development. But deep within, we all have this itch to develop in a Linux enviroment but are afraid of the OS transformation.