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The Importance of Being Platform Agnostic

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Some people will tell you that the Android ecosystem is fragmented. There are a tons of different devices running different screen resolutions, different screen sizes and different versions of Android. And even when you have smartphones that are running the same OS, you’re left with those different UI skins and customizations. The same thing happens, perhaps even more profoundly, when …

Mac OS Malware on the Rise, How Protected Is Your Mac?

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When in comes to Apple and their Macintosh (Mac) computers, how worried are you about your computer being infected with malware? A little? Not at all? Is there even malware targeted for Mac OS? Well, it seems that there is an increase in Mac OS malware and if you have not thought about it yet, it is probably about time …

Say Hello to Windows 10 (Because 7 Ate 9)

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I guess we should have known. Microsoft has always had a rather shifty sense of basic arithmetic, as we had assumed that they were following their own formula with 7 + 8 = 9. As it turns out Windows 9 isn’t the combination of Windows 7 and Windows 8 that we had anticipated. Instead, Microsoft decided to leapfrog Windows …

New Microsoft Windows Formula: 7 + 8 = 9

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There has been a lot of talk about Microsoft Windows 9 in the past few months, mostly about how Microsoft plans to merge the Metro UI with the classic desktop, complete with the beloved Start menu. As Jason pointed out, the Metro UI is a great interface for mobile applications such as phones (which we love), tablets, and other …