Monthly Archives: August 2010

About piracy rate on iOS

“Aqua Globs HD” has a reported 50% piracy rate in OpenFeint logins TUAW says: “Still, the app in question is $1.99 — that’s hardly breaking the bank. It’s disappointing to see that even with all of the authentication and verification … Continue reading

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Cum cumpar aplicatii pentru iPhone din US AppStore?

Prin cupoane valorice (“gift cards”) emise in US. Detalii aici. Un exemplu de site care vinde in toata lumea vouchere iTunes americane este PC Game SUpply. Plata se face prin cardul de debit Visa sau Mastercard sau prin contul PayPal. … Continue reading

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How good is Google in handling stress?!

How good is Google in handling stress?! Well, the second sign has been revealed: Google permitted the removal of Oracle related results in Google search. This is, willingly or not, an extremely dangerous proof of concept: Google can raise or … Continue reading

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Orange Romania face aplicatii pentru iPhone

Orange Romania a inceput sa faca aplicatii pentru AppStore cu “Orange Film”. Aplicatia e un “nice to have”, iar pentru fanii inraiti ai serviciului e un “must have”. In mod normal, clientii Orange care merg la film prin Orange Film … Continue reading

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About Stephen Hawking "pessimism"

The other day Stephen Hawking was saying the only way for humanity to avoid total destruction is to learn how to expand outside Earth. It’s funny how the entire online press took this as a morbid pessimism; it’s like a … Continue reading

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Relative #iPhone 4 value: connectivity

I’m back from a weekend visit at the countryside with my folks and friends. The only reliable Internet source there was mobile connection; the bad news is my operator offers only crappy EDGE in that region. I’ve just discovered some … Continue reading

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My Oceanus macro; the picture is taken using an iPhone 4, under close to ideal light

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