Archive for October, 2012

Dropbox Hacking

10 October 2012

Dropbox user accounts were hacked in July 2012

For more information read: http://news.cnet.com/8301-1009_3-57483998-83/dropbox-confirms-it-was-hacked-offers-users-help/?ttag=fbwl

Compare smartphones

10 October 2012

If you are looking to upgrade your phone and cant deside between the Samsung Galaxy S3 or the HTC One X or the iphone 5, here is an excellent website to run a comparison of features: http://www.compare-cellphones.org/

Microsoft acquires Yammer

10 October 2012

For those who use Sharepoint, it is fair to say that it will be going through significant upgrades and  enhancements.

In July 2012, Microsoft acquired Yammer and this alone will prove to be very interesting.

Wearable Technology

10 October 2012

One direction for the future of technology application is in wearable technology such as “Google Glasses”.

For more information about this concept, see this article in the Guardian and this fascinating video on Youtube.

Microsoft financial losses

10 October 2012

In July 2012, Microsoft reported a quaterly financial loss for the first time as a public company.

For more information see the following article in the Guardian.

Microsoft Office 2013

10 October 2012

Later this year, Microsoft are releasing office 2013. They have yet to announce a release date, but here are some links with further information about it: