Apple Developing Own GPS Based Parking Information Service?

Apple is working on a technology that will couple real-time parking availability information with other parameters to offer users an intelligent parking availability information. In a patent titled “PARKING & LOCATION MANAGEMENT PROCESSES & ALERTS ” filed with the US Patent and Trademark Office, the company talks of a technology that will consolidate information from … Continue reading “Apple Developing Own GPS Based Parking Information Service?”

Skype To Make Creating and Sharing Media Presentations Easier

Skype is apparently working on technology to help users create media presentations from the Skype window itself. In a patent recently published by eBay, the company explains the problems in the current form of creating media presentations. The inventors write “a user must typically purchase conventional media presentation software, which may be expensive, create a … Continue reading “Skype To Make Creating and Sharing Media Presentations Easier”

Google In Subpoena Trouble Once Again [Updated]

The Transportation Security Administration in US had recently issued a directive to many airline companies around the world requiring them of carrying out additional screening procedures of passengers. This, expected to be a high security directive was seen as breached when two bloggers who claim to have received information about this from an anonymous source … Continue reading “Google In Subpoena Trouble Once Again [Updated]”

Google Working To Make Cloud Computing Faster, Transparent And More Accessible

Google has long nurtured ambitions of moving the whole enterprise IT infrastructure on to a cloud. Google Apps has been the company’s most celebrated cloud computing tool for enterprises. Having existed on this space for a few years now, what is it that is ailing the cloud computing space? In a discussion with eWeek, Bradley … Continue reading “Google Working To Make Cloud Computing Faster, Transparent And More Accessible”

Will Google Chrome OS Be The Most Hacked Software Of 2010?

McAfee’s recent report on internet security for the future claims that Google Chrome OS which is yet to be officially released could become the target of hackers in the new year. Why? Because, McAfee says, it is the reliance of the web operating system on the HTML 5 technology that lets the software interact online … Continue reading “Will Google Chrome OS Be The Most Hacked Software Of 2010?”