Android – The Difference between Design vs Development

“When Doug Bowman, former creative Director for Google resigned, he posted a quote on his blog that sums Google up perfectly. Yes, it’s true that a team at Google couldn’t decide between two blues, so they’re testing 41 shades between each blue to see which one performs better. Android is the creation of technicians and […]

Android UI Development

Android UI Development is a quick blog post I have written (on my own blog, yes), about the transition from iOS to Android in terms of UI development. We are currently coding the first Alpha release, and I am in charge of the main UI. So, the point of the post is that my main […]

World mobile data traffic to explode by factor of 26 by 2015

Anyone who thinks that the Internet revolution is in anything but its early phase had better take a look at Cisco’s latest Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast (PDF). There are so many startling predictions and observations in the report that we’ll just begin with these headlines: There will be 788 million mobile-only Internet users by […]

Android making news…

Canalys: Android overtakes Symbian as world’s best-selling smartphone platform in Q4 2010 — Engadget. The incredible rise and rise of Android has met a defining moment- the time it became the market leader.

The Serval presentation at Linux Conf Au 2011

The Serval BatPhone: Making Mesh Mobile Telephony Practical, Anywhere, Any Time. Paul Gardner-Stephen Conventional mobile telephone networks rely on the availability of significant and expensive infrastructure. While this model makes it possible for the resulting networks to offer strong service guarantees, it is not applicable to all situations. During disaster and unrest, the requisite infrastructure […]