Thursday, August 25, 2011

Latest and Bigest From the Tech Giants

Google is as usual making the biggest news but wait we have others too creating a buzz in the tech world. Here is all the biggest news in a summarised single post.

Google Buys PitPatt
Google has acquired Pittsburgh Pattern Recognition, or PittPatt, a facial recognition company, despite privacy concerns and declaring it had no interest in facial recognition.

What Do you love?
Google officially announced its "What Do You Love" search tool a few months back. Just type in what you love and click on the heart button. The results include all Google Services provided for your keyword. Example - "Watch videos of [your keyword] using YouTube", "Scour the Earth for [your keyword] using Google Earth" etc. Head over to

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Java Database Connectivity : Updating & Deleting Data

Simple steps on how to update or delete data of a table through a GUI applications in NetBeans IDE.

Sunday, August 21, 2011

Frequently Used But What They Mean?: Tech Jargons

They are frequently used, even by me but I always wonder what they mean?

Blog - Blog can be anything from an online diary to a news page which gets updated frequently. It can also be thought of as a website or a part of a website which is dynamic with regular entries for a particular topic.
Example- You are reading this on a blog.

Beta - You often read this words on various internet services like orkut which is still a beta version even after 7 years of launching. Beta is a version of any software or app which is still under developmental phase but is made available to users. This is done in order to find and repair any glitches or bugs that might be existing, so that once the final version is out it's as perfect as possible.

Forum - A bulletin board is more popularly known as a forum. It is an online discussion site where people can hold conversation in the form of posted messages. A single conversation is called a thread and can be replied to by as many people as wish to.

Saturday, August 13, 2011

15 Google+ Hacks

There are a lot of hidden features and tricks just waiting to be explored

#1 Unsubscribe notifications for a particular post
If you have commented on a post, but do not want notifications of the follow-up comments, there is a way out. Click on the little down arrow placed on the right top corner of a post and select "Mute this post". You can also disable all the notifications from the Google+ settings.

Saturday, August 6, 2011

Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) : News and Rumors

Heard about  iOS5 - Google is nowhere behind and maybe Ice Cream would taste better than the half-eaten apple.

Here is what you should know about the Android 4.0(Ice Cream Sandwich)-The Android of Tomorrow

Monday, August 1, 2011

Recover Your Lost Data : Restore Previous Versions

Deleted a important document or pressed [shift +del] instead of [del]? If you were using vista or Windows 7, then there is no need to worry because of a system utility called Previous Version.(XP users can go to the end of the post)