Showing posts from April 10, 2013

Internet est constitué au total de 252 millions de noms de domaine : enjeux et réalités.

Internet est et devient davantage un espace stratégique pour tout u chacun. Ne pas en tenir compte ou y investir, s’est aller tout droit au mur, qu’il s’agisse d’une entreprise ou d’un Etat. Verisign le spécialiste des infrastructures de communication s’est plongé au cœur de cet espace pour savoir réellement ce qui se tramait du côté des noms de domaines.
Selon ledit Rapport (PDF) à la fin du quatrième trimestre 2012, la Toile comptait 252 millions de noms de domaine déposés. Ce qui représenterait alors environ 6,1 millions de nouveaux enregistrements par rapport au troisième trimestre et 26,6 millions (ou

PostgreSQL and Google Summer of Code 2013: stakes and opportunities for students.

The PostgreSQL Project announces its participation in the Google Summer of Code 2013 program. This means, as a student, if you have discovered for example a new algorithm as part of your thesis work, PostgreSQL would like to see a proposal implementing that in PostgreSQL Database. As the approach, PostgreSQL aims to follow an open community development model. This means the student projects have to be reviewed and commented on by any and all members of the PostgreSQL community. In addition PostgreSQL announces that it may be able to find mentors for additional

BuddyPress in Version 1.7 henceforth available with major Features.

This new version introduces many dozens of new features and enhancements, including hundreds of bugfixes.
First we have to note that for version 1.7, the database version (_bp_db_version in wp_options) changed to 6067, and the Trac revision was 6900. (The full ticket is available here.).
Now BuddyPress works with all WordPress themes , it includes New Dashboard panel for managing groups, including membership and settings , The new BP_User_Query removes SQL JOINs against global user tables, increasing member query speed and The installation wizard has been removed, and Welcome and Credits

Google Play Music now available in Austria, Australia...

It is now official for people of Austria, Australia, Belgium, Ireland, Luxembourg, New Zealand and Portugal, Google Play Music has arrived  on your devices . This also means you can store up to 20,000 songs on Google Play for free and stream to your devices for instant listening, anywhere. For those who unfamiliar this service allows the user to automatically create a playlist of songs that go well together using a feature known as Instant Mix. The service supports streaming music to desktop browsers

Google offers $ 3 million to fight Human trafficking, the narcotics trade and weapons smuggling .

Following the last Google Ideassummit on mapping, disrupting and exposing illicit networks, we have had an opportunity to learn that connecting anti-trafficking helplines in a global data sharing collaboration could help identify illicit patterns and provide victims anywhere in the world with more effective support. Therefore Polaris Project,Liberty Asia, andLa Strada International are receiving a $3 millionGlobal Impact Award from Google to do just that.

For those who unfamiliar, Global Impact Awards support nonprofits that use

Chrome for iOS available now in version 26.0.1410.50 with Fullscreen for iPhone ,iPod touch and printing.

Henceforth availableon your iPhone, iPod touch and iPad,this also means Fullscreen for iPhone and iPod touch. You can now Scroll the toolbar off the screen to enjoy the full page of content and more or less Quickly re-access the omnibox by scrolling back down.

Groupon for iOS accommodates new update in version 2.5 to brings search everuwhere.

Groupon is a deal-of-the-day website that features discounted gift certificates usable at local or national companies.
The Groupon works as an assurance contract using ThePoint's platform: for example if a certain number of people sign up for the offer, then the deal becomes available to all; if the predetermined minimum is not met, no one gets the deal that day.

The BKR , a new concept of bicycle that uses wood and Smartphone.

Designed by Pietro Russomanno it includes physical and natural proprieties of sustainability, malleability and elasticity. We discovered that the mainframe skeleton is crafted from plywood . It allows also the rider to change the height of the seat by just pushing a button and a specifically designed dynamo on the front wheel aims to provide energy , speed/distance trip information directly to

Google contribue à améliorer la sécurité personnelle des journalistes somaliens

Les violences contre les journalistes sont encore des tristes réalités dans de nombreux pays en Afrique notamment en Somalie. En effet selon le Committee to Protect Journalists, l’année 2012 a été la plus meurtrière dans en Somalie avec 12 journalistes tués dans l’exercice de leurs fonctions. Afin de contribuer à améliorer la sécurité personnelle des journalistes somaliens, Google a apporté son soutien au projet initié par le Committee to

Windows XP Countdown Begins and the April 2013 security updates from Microsoft.

Untill April 2013, it is widely known that XP remains hugely use around the world, but after 12 years of good services, Microsoft has decided stop providing supports. This means that in just 52 shorts weeks, support for the Windows XP will come to an end and there will be no more security updates for Windows XP after April 2014. Regarding security updates they are releasing nine bulletins, two Critical-class and seven Important-class, addressing 14 vulnerabilities in Tools Microsoft Windows, Internet Explorer, Microsoft Antimalware Client, Office, and Server