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Cloudy with a chance of Linux: Canonical aims to cash in

28 Mar

Cloudy with a chance of Linux: Canonical aims to cash in.

Although Ubuntu is generally regarded as a desktop Linux distribution, the sever variant is becoming increasingly popular in the cloud. It is silently infiltrating server rooms and gaining traction in enterprise environments. A recent survey published by Canonical provides some insight into adoption trends of Ubuntu on production servers.

Mozilla Labs builds add-on to bring address book to Firefox

20 Mar

Mozilla Labs builds add-on to bring address book to Firefox.

Google Tests TV Search Service – WSJ.com

9 Mar

Google Tests TV Search Service – WSJ.com.

Yahoo Answers Gets A Much-Needed Facelift

27 Feb

Yahoo Answers Gets A Much-Needed Facelift.

Facebook to Say Goodbye to App Notifications on March 1st

27 Feb

Facebook to Say Goodbye to App Notifications on March 1st.

Facebook Home page got a new Look!

9 Feb
(C)udsha.wordpress.com

(C)udsha.wordpress.com

WOOOOOOOOOOOW!

This is great news for me.Awesome!

Because I hate it’s OLD look.

But I don’t know about you! To me, Its very simple and cool interface.

ūüôā

Founder Mark Zuckerberg , officially announce the site’s redesign on July 23.

According to the Image,

1.See new requests, messages and notifications grouped together by the Facebook logo.

2.Easily access your messages, applications and chat on the left side of the page.

3.Manage privacy settings and log out using the Account menu above.

New Chatting sidebar get short and simplle.

Some people have had trouble getting to the new site. Log in in at the old facebook.com and then go to to www.new.facebook.com to see the changes.

(C) Udaya Shamendra

What will next World Fastest Web Browser .FireFox 3.5 beta 4 will answer that::

2 Jun

Firefox 3.5 is going to be the fastest Firefox yettwice as fast as 3.0 and 10x faster than 2.0!


source :: (http://cultavix.files.wordpress.com)

Firefox 3.5 Beta 4 is the sixth development milestone and fourth beta release of Firefox 3.5, the next version of the Firefox web browser.Users of the latest released version of Firefox should not expect all of their add-ons to work properly with this beta.

Firefox 3.5 Beta 4 is based on the Gecko 1.9.1 rendering platform, which has been under development for the past 10 months. Firefox 3.5 offers many changes over the previous version, supporting new web technologies, improving performance and ease of use, and adding new features for users:

This is some developed features::

  1. This beta is now available in 70 languages.(Also in Sinhala Language)
  2. Including a Private Browsing Mode.
  3. Better performance and stability with the new TraceMonkey JavaScript engine.
  4. The ability to provide Location Aware Browsing using web standards for geolocation.
  5. Support for native JSON, and web worker threads.
  6. Improvements to the Gecko layout engine, including speculative parsing for faster content rendering.
  7. Support for new web technologies such as: HTML5 <video> and <audio> elements, downloadable fonts and other new CSS properties, JavaScript query selectors, HTML5 offline data storage for applications, and SVG transforms.

System Requirements

For Windows Users

Operating System
  • Windows 2000
  • Windows XP
  • Windows Server 2003
  • Windows Vista
Minimum Hardware
  • Pentium 233 MHz (Recommended: Pentium 500MHz or greater)
  • 64 MB RAM (Recommended: 128 MB RAM or greater)
  • 52 MB hard drive space

For Linux Users

Software Requirements

Please note that Linux distributors may provide packages for your distribution which have different requirements.

  • Firefox will not run at all without the following libraries or packages:
    • GTK+ 2.10 or higher
    • GLib 2.12 or higher
    • Pango 1.14 or higher
    • X.Org 1.0 or higher
  • For optimal functionality, we recommend the following libraries or packages:
    • NetworkManager 0.7 or higher
    • DBus 1.0 or higher
    • HAL 0.5.8 or higher
    • GNOME 2.16 or higher

Extensions & Add-Ons

Extensions installed under Firefox 3 may be incompatible and/or require updates to work with Firefox 3.5 Beta 4.

:::Mozilla Firefox 3.5 Beta 3 vs Beta 4 : Chrome Experiments(HD Video):::

source :: (www.mozilla.com)

by Shamendra (UD.SHA)

http://www.udsha-udaya.blogspot.com

Improvements to the Gecko layout engine, including speculative parsing for faster content rendering.