Daily Archives: July 14, 2011

The Young and the Restless ARMed Android/Linux Tablets

ASUS eee Transformers are shipping 400-500K per month, Google to release Android 3.2 soon Samsung may be dropping Qualcomm chips That last item is about restlessness… Apple and Samsung are suing each other and Apple is getting closer to Qualcomm. … Continue reading

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Google is Going Great

“Google reported revenues of $9.03 billion for the quarter ended June 30, 2011, an increase of 32% compared to the second quarter of 2010. Google reports its revenues, consistent with GAAP, on a gross basis without deducting traffic acquisition costs … Continue reading

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Schizophrenia in Office Suites

IBM has announced that it will donate its Symphony fork of OpenOffice.org to Apache. SJVN writes, “I’ve never quite understood why IBM didn’t help create LibreOffice.” This will make more work as both OpenOffice.org and Symphony will need to have … Continue reading

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2011 is a Decisive Year

Business is M$’s most loyal segment. They used to buy new PCs and licences every few years, running that other OS… In 2011, the “media tablet”, a device quite suitable for browsing and displaying information, is a maturing product. It … Continue reading

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Libya: New Offensive to Take Brega

The world has been puzzled by the to and fro action near Adjdabiya for months now. That lead to doubts that the rebels had any hope of success. Lately we have seen progress from town to town in the west … Continue reading

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