All here at the CyberCapital.Org Editor panel take our hats off to Prof. V.K. Samaranayake, Emeritus Professor of Computer Science, University of Colombo, and Chairman Information and Communication Technology Agency SL, Who passed away last night in Stockholm, Sweden. He was a good man and was indeed the father of the SL IT Industry.-SeeJay
Apple Computer has officially announced that the iPhone will be available in the US from 29th of June 2007. This combination of cell phone, media player, and wireless Web surfing device will cost around $500 to $600, depending on the amount of memory included. The iPhone which doesn’t have a keyboard, features a 3.5-inch touch screen display, 2-megapixel camera, headset and audio jacks, and an iPod dock.And data transmission would be supported by Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and EDGE.
The first iPhone model would be quad-band GSM, meaning it would work in almost every major country in the world.But it’s been announced to be available in Europe by the end of 2007 and in Asia-Pacific by 2008.-SeeJay
People who know that Mozilla is a non-profit, public benefit organization sometimes wonder what Mozilla does with the revenue that the organization generates.
Seth Bindernagel explains that recently Mozilla gave a $100,000 grant to the Participatory Culture Foundation, a non-profit that has developed a free and open-source video application that happens to use a lot of Mozilla technologies.
As Seth explains, Mozilla supported PCF with this grant on 3 terms:
1. Their mission to ensure the continued rise of open source & open standards aligns with the Mozilla mission to encourage choice & innovation on the web.
2. They’re building something that can have influence on the way users browse web content, rich media, and desktop UI — and it’s based on Mozilla technology.
3. PCF is another example of that leverage we are looking for…they don’t have any venture backing, they’re running on a very lean budget, and they continue to seek creative resources to make a big difference in the way their users access content on the Web.
Please try Democracy Player- it’s quite an amazing piece of software.
Many of us loves keyboard shortcuts. I can’t imagine how to handle my stuff without them. Very basic shortcuts, like Ctrl+C And Ctrl+V makes it lot more easier to copy and paste files in your computer. But what would you do when you want to create a New Folder? Take your hand off the keyboard and walk all the way to the mouse? Luckily I found this cool trick.