What the iPhone has done for gaming?

Christian Donlan dari EuroGamer:

So I love smartphone gaming, and I love what Apple’s helped create, but even now I wouldn’t want these things to be the only games I could play. There’s still something lastingly great about a lavish console title, while PC is probably the most wonderful games platform the world has ever seen right here and now. It’s living through a golden age whether you’re after the high-end stuff, the free-to-play world-shakers, or the bizarre and baroque expanses of the indies. iOS – and Android, and the whole smartphone movement – has unquestionably changed gaming in lasting ways, though: broadening it, opening it out to new players, giving it a bit of a spring clean.

Karma Nexus 4

The great Nexus 4

Singkat saja..

Ketika iPhone 4S dirilis, semua orang (dan hampir semuanya adalah Apple hater atau Android fanboy) mengkritiknya karena tidak adanya LTE, desain yang sama sekali tidak berbeda dengan iPhone 4; masih tetap dengan body kaca. iPhone 5 pun kebagian kritikan, thanks to efek cahaya ungu pada hasil kameranya, meskipun isu tersebut sangat umum terjadi (Galaxy Nexus, Galaxy S III).

Lalu…
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Sejarah Linux

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Ketika Graham Morrison dari Linux Format mewawancarai Linus Torvalds, orang yang melahirkan Linux, basis dari sistem operasi mobile yang menjalankan jutaan smartphone dan puluhan ribu tablet didunia ini, kita diberikan banyak informasi menarik seputar Linux dan sejarahnya.

Memperkenalkan Linux

Linus Torvalds mulai mengerjakan proyek Linux nya mulai sejak April 1991, tetapi belum mengumumkannya ke publik sebelum 25 August 1991.
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Is Piracy Really Harder On iOS?

Eric Ravenscraft dari Android Police:

After all, how easy is it to sideload an app? All you have to do is go into Settings, enable third-party apps, download an apk and install it. On iOS, in order to download an app, a user would be required to jailbreak their device. Jailbreaking is, admittedly, a higher barrier to pirated apps. It voids your warranty and some users may be put off by some complex-sounding terms.

Application Menu: Ubuntu vs. OS X

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elementary OS Luna (Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS)

Kebanyakan orang yang saat baru pertama kali melihat tampilan Ubuntu (Unity) langsung mengatakan kalau tampilannya mirip dengan Mac (OS X), kalau yang lebih awam bilang “mirip Apple”, LOL.

Secara sekilas, yang mereka maksud itu adalah Global menu alias menu bar memang mirip dengan panelnya OS X.

Beberapa komponen interface di Ubuntu memang mirip dengan OS X, dan beberapa lainnya lebih mirip Windows. Namun tujuan utama Canonical adalah bukan membuat Ubuntu mirip OS lain, melainkan membuat Ubuntu lebih baik dari OS lainnya.

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Android 4.2: Because we don’t need December anymore

Android 4.2

Today I was inserting birthday of a friend in my contact list so that I can sync the birthdays in my calendar. I noticed that the December month is missing. When I pressed new event the calendar came but it was not having the option for the month December. I’m using Galaxy nexus running on 4.2 jelly bean which I installed yesterday on 14 November 2012.
Please help me with this as I use the calendar a lot

Rohit Naik dari Google Project Hosting

Sorry kids, Santa is not coming this year.