Apple News: Qualcomm Eats Crow, Admits that Apple’s A7 Chip Is More than Just a ‘Marketing Gimmick’
After publicly calling out Apple earlier this week with claims that their new 64-bit A7 chip was no more than a “marketing gimmick” with no actual benefit to consumers. Qualcomm Senior Vice President and chief marketing officer Anand Chandrasekher has now retracted his false and malicious claims.
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Technology News: How Can Your Phone Be Tracked?
Most of us are aware that our phones contain a GPS (Global Positioning System) chips, but how much can they really track our phones? The NSA assembled a team called Geolocation Cell or Geo Cell, with analysts and technicians from the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency with the intent of tracking people geographically in real time. Geo Cell communicates with the CIA and US military around the world, the motto “We Track ’Em, You Whack ’Em.” quickly caught on at Geo Cell as they tracked the cell phones of al-Qaeda and other ‘terror suspects’ around the world.
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Programming News: Basics of Java Interface Usage
In this article we will see how to use Java interfaces correctly with with some examples. Using Java as Interfaces is often not used or wrongly used. This article demonstrates the practical uses of Interfaces in Java. First of all it is important to understand what is an interface? Let us create a “contract” where the class that implements shall obey it. In Listing 1 we will see how to create a simple interface in Java.
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Photography News: 7 Tips to make you a cooler photographer
Everyone has seen “that photographer” at one time or another. He’s the guy rocking his camera around his neck, gazing around his surroundings in a perplexed manner while his model rolls her eyes and glances at her watch. Clearly, he doesn’t have a clue and is one of the least cool photographers in the business. Photographer Jimmy Hickey comes to the rescue of this poor soul (and many photographers like him) in his 7 tip tutorial. Hickey explains why it is important to look cool while snapping photos since, as a photographer, “you are representing the art as a whole.”
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