Saturday, December 11, 2010

Windows 7 overtakes Vista and XP

According to the measurements of NetApplications, Windows 7 (perhaps the most complex software platform for mass consumption) has reached in only three months the market share reached by Vista in almost a year.

Windows 7 ended January with a usage rate of 7.5%, a level that its predecessor, Windows Vista reached only after 11 months from its launch in January 2007.

In January also both Windows XP and Vista have lost market share in favor of Windows 7.

Windows XP has reached 66.3% market share, down 1.46%. Vista has lost 0.5 percent and reached 17.4% share.

If the trend of the last three months doesn’t change, Windows 7 will overcome vista and will be ranked second in the top of the most popular operating systems in June.

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Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Internet Explorer 8 Moves To 2009

The next Internet Explorer 8 beta will arrive during the first quarter of 2009, followed by the final release.

The information popped up a in a blog post penned by IE general manager Dean Hachamovitch. Apparently, Microsoft needs more time to analyze all the feedback gathered from every available source:

"Since the release of Beta 2, the team has been absorbed in the data we get from real people about the product.[...]over 20 million IE sessions and hundreds of hours of usability lab sessions.[...] we have scrutinized thousands of threads from user forums and examined the issues that people are raising (not to mention all the times users opt to “Report a Webpage Problem…”). We have also spent hundreds of hours listening and answering questions in meetings with partners and other important organizations.”

Back in July, Microsoft's Bill Veghte had promised that the final version of Internet Explorer 8 would be ready by the end of the year. It seems that Microsoft prefers to be as cautious as possible about this release.

And cautious they should be. The next Internet Explorer version will come packed with CSS 2.1 and HTML 5.0 support. The cherry on the top will be a tag that would enable the correct display of older sites, designed to work with previous IE versions.

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Tuesday, December 2, 2008

Microsoft Silverlight Support in Linux

Microsoft and Linux involved in a cooperation that is called a historic. Microsoft's official support Silverlight run on Linux.

Support was born from the collaboration with Microsoft Novell. Both companies will adopt the Moonlight project is a project that was not authorized to bring Silverlight on Linux.

Moonlight originally developed by the members of the Project Mono code after the initial launch of Microsoft Silverlight in May 2007. Now, once adopted by Novell, Silverlight version 1.0 and 1.1 will also be appropriate in Linux. Even Novell promised Silverlight will be used on the main desktop Linux distribution, not only its Novell Linux.

On the other hand, Microsoft promised to provide access to testing tools, specifications, and video and audio codecs used in the development of Silverlight.

Previously, Microsoft only provides support for Silverlight on the Macintosh and Windows. It is limited to the browser Safari, Firefox and Internet Explorer.

Miguel de Icaza, founder of the Mono while Vice President Developer Platforms at Novell, mention this cooperation as something historic in terms of the Open Source project relationship with Microsoft. "They (Microsoft-red) have been collaborating in the areas of servers, for example in Xen and PHP, but this is the first time there is a contribution to the Open Source desktop," said Miguel.

According to Miguel benefit from Microsoft's reach users with Linux and BSD. "While we (the Open Source community-red) to ensure users benefit from the Open Source operating system also can open the site using Silverlight," he said.

Silverlight as a competitor called the Flash technology developed by Macromedia. Silverlight enables presence-based interactive applications. NET and also multimedia content through the web site

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Thursday, November 27, 2008

Observer Astronomy: Meteor Sporadik explode in the Greater Jakarta Space

To respond to several eyewitness reports of the population in the Greater Jakarta area about some explosion and through mysterious objects in space, observers Astronomy Moedji Rahart confirm it as Meteor Sporadik. That is a fraction of accidental shooting meet with the Earth. "That Meteor Sporadik, not the rain falling" said Moedji to Tempo, Sunday (19/12).
Meteor said Sporadik because only occur once, so it is not dangerous for humans nearby. "If the rain falling, certainly more than one shooting," he explained. Navigate the report of residents in the Greater Jakarta, indicate that the shooting sporadik travel from east to west, according to rotation of the earth toward the east, so it is possible if the meet.

According to Moedji, strong friction between the meteor with earth orbit with a speed of 100 kilo meters per hour, produces effects as seen by the tail witnesses. Moedji analyze, report that witnesses stated that the space object exploded in the sky, the temperature is high enough in the atmosphere due to burning.
"Because of very hot gas in the meteor exploded and destroyed in the sky," he explained. Moedji sure that shooting would produce so very hot flame that is very bright. "Can the sun shines only still visible, especially at night," he said.

He encourage people not to panic. "The phenomenon that has already-general, not to lead to disaster," he said. He ensure that the size of meteor, before the fire and explode in the atmosphere, berdiameter less than 1 kilometer. If more than that, he explained, would astoromi body of the United States and other countries have been detected, "and give early warning to the countries affected," said Moedji.

Judge Malasan, Boscha Researchers at the Observatory, also contacted by phone on the same day, concurred with Moedji. Which until this moment do not anticipate any because convinced that this is normal and not dangerous.

Moedji Likewise, Judge explains, if it is the rain falling, Boscha will follow up by making observations on the next night. Rain falling, he was, happened to two nights a week. However, if not repeated, then the problem will be submitted to the LAPAN which handles air safety.

About the rain falling, the Judge explained, there are usually two-time appearance each year. Around June to July, India, the rain falling Geminit given name. Meanwhile, around November to December, up Leonit rain falling. The naming of this is based on the direction of constellations from which came the rain falling.

Rain falling itself, he was, actually came from a comet 'serpihan' batunya left in orbit when the sun crosses. At the time, the group will meet this meteor with the planet earth as palnet. When meet, shooting, shooting it will burn in the atmosphere that cause the flame from the earth and will appear as flame fireworks. Appearance happened on the night or towards morning Indonesian
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Saturday, November 22, 2008

Information about Student Loan Consolidation Rebate

Student loan consolidation rebates are usually given by a private company when student loans are consolidated equaling more than $20,000. The more student loans consolidation, the higher the student loan consolidation rebate. This is usually a percentage of the principal loan balance that is either applied to the outstanding loan or sent to the borrower as a cash payment. This can be a very attractive offer, especially when in the form of a cash payment to the borrower.

If you decide to go with a company offering the cash rebate option, make sure to read the fine print. Many companies require that a rebate form be submitted by a certain deadline to process the cash back benefit. If the cash back rebate form is not received, they will disqualify the borrower from the rebate.

Ask the lender what exactly is required to receive the cash back rebate before submitting a signed consolidation loan application. Many companies combine the cash back rebate with other borrower obligations. One company requires that a borrower enroll in their electronic newsletter with a valid email address before the rebate is awarded.

The federal student loan consolidation program is an excellent way to manage student loan debt as well as save thousands of dollars in interest payments. By asking the right questions and knowing what to look for, you can maximize your savings and make sure that you get the best deal possible on your consolidation loan.

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Wednesday, November 19, 2008

Action Primitive Intellectual Youth

In the other students started studying in the campus, a number of other students even demonstrate attitudes which should not undertake a tussle with them in between. As this has occurred, follow anarkis students from the University of YAI and the Christian University of Indonesia in Jalan Diponegoro, Central Jakarta, causing a car destroyed.

After police revealed in a number of large, the situation can be and all that more students can enter the campus will be. As a result of this tension, Jalan Diponegoro was paralyzed and closed for several hours [read: Students UKI-YAI Tawuran].

Police not stay silent. To avoid the melee up, Polres Jakpus Taking her second campus. The result is quite astonishing, hard objects hidden in a dangerous ditch. When the suspects held, three students also caught the middle of the street, alcohol in campus [read: Campus UKI and YAI Digeledah].

fracas has been regarded as a rather ordinary things. Therefore, the behavior of primitive squabbling among students must be addressed urgently, because only bring suffering and loss. Stop squabbling, back to the course and make the achievement of glory.

After knowing the event we should be concerned over the situation the country is not better. The actor is that students should build a nation become more better. Lets that it is a successor model.

Economic situation is not stabil, kurs dollar down, The price of oil is down only Rp500 , but where countries come up so better.

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Sunday, November 16, 2008

Indonesian with the fate of the world's crude oil

SINGAPORE - The price of crude oil rose in thin trading in Asia, Friday (14/11). Conversely, long-term weakening trend, despite the OPEC production is estimated to decrease again announced the end of this month. However analysts expressed.

The main contracts of New York, light sweet crude for delivery of the December, rose 32 cents to be 58.56 U.S. dollars per barrel after rising 2.08 U.S. dollars to be 58.24 U.S. dollars in the New York Mercantile Exchange on Thursday (13/11).

Brent crude North Sea for delivery in January, up 27 cents to be 56.51 U.S. dollars per barrel.
December contract maturing in closing trading in London, Thursday, down 38 cents at 51.99 U.S. dollars.

'The price of oil has traded segaris with the stock market, a stronger presence in Asia on Friday, after Wall Street "Rebound" with full strength, "said Victor Shum of international energy consulting firm Purvin and Gertz in Singapore.

"I say that concerns about global recession, I will not believe the increase in oil prices and the stock market," he said.

Since reaching a record high above 147 U.S. dollars in July, oil prices have been reduced about 60 percent in the middle memuncaknya evidence pelambatan global economy, reducing demand for energy.

The State Oil Organization (OPEC) "likely" to run the emergency meeting on 29 November in Cairo to discuss the fall of the price of crude oil, a source told AFP Thursday.

Chairman of the cartel Chakib Khelil, last week, it will reduce production again if the price of crude oil is still below OPEC desire in the range of 70 to 90 U.S. dollars per barrel.

OPEC, which produces about 40 percent of world crude oil, decided last month to cut production by 1.5 million barrels per day to be 27.3 million barrels starting November.

Analysts said if oil prices continue oppressed, the possibility OPEC will announce a decrease in production again.

On Thursday, the International Energy Agency (IEA) cut the projected price of oil in 2009 to be 80 U.S. dollars from 110 U.S. dollars. (ant / KEVIN)

How india with the economy now are dying? diesel will be down given the people involved now are very small suffering?

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