Project Glass : Google’s futuristic Internet Glasses

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Project Glass : Google’s futuristic Internet Glasses Although not officially announced, Google could be launching the futuristic “Wearable Computer”, the Internet Glasses (or Google Glasses), at the end of 2012. Imagine this, you can find your way around town, get the latest news update, book a concert, write notes, snap and share a photo, send messages, and even make a video conference call (and many more); right from a pair of glasses. But, this is no ordinary pair of glasses, it is the Internet Glasses. It is like a Smartphone In a pair of Glasses, and what we see here … Continue reading

YOUR EARTH YOUR FUTURE – EARTH HOUR 2012

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CELEBRATE EARTH HOUR 2012 @ORCHARD   Date: Saturday, 31 March 2012 Time: 6.30pm – 10.00 pm Venue: Ngee Ann City Civic Plaza, Orchard Road (Nearest MRT: Orchard and Somerset) Guest of Honour: Dr Vivian Balakrishnan, Minister, Environment and Water Resources Head down to Orchard Road on Saturday, 31 March 2012 with your friends and family to celebrate Earth Hour with the rest of the global community. Join in the festivities with a live concert and eco-carnival, witness the first 60+ SINGAPORE human formation and count down to the lights-off event at 8.30pm. This event is powered by bio-diesel from Alpha … Continue reading

MTBF MTTF and Your Product Warranty

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Have it ever happened to you, that your electronic device fails right after the Service Warranty period is over, and you wished you had extended the Warranty when you had the option? It happened to my trusty old iPhone® 4 when my Home Button became unresponsive, and that was when I realised that the one year warranty period just expired. I did not get AppleCare®for my iPhone – Yes, there is actually AppleCare for iPhone , iPad®  and almost everything from Apple® ! Most electronic devices have a reported Mean Time Between Failure (MTBF) or Mean Time To Failure (MTTF). MTBF is the … Continue reading