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The implications of the new Apple SIM

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  Since the dawn of the iPhone, Apple has tried to shun away from operators, however reality says they’re a necessary gatekeeper to deal with. For the time being, it will continue to be this way as the operators lease the cellular frequencies on each country. As always, I like to look back to know…

Amazon’s FireFly tech, AR coming of age

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Last week the Amazon Fire phone started to sale, while reviews has not been kind to it, the phone does brings a host of new technologies that will influence user expectations and experience as a whole, not only for Amazon Fire Phone users. Specifically (in our point of view), one of the technologies that are…

History of the renewed Apple-IBM vows

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Last week Apple-IBM break ended in a new reunion, promising to renew their vows on this new stage of their relationship. Yes, this relationship is not new, is an old love-hate adventure the two of them need in order to keep them in business they neither attack correctly. Apple on the corporate side, IBM on…

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Why Google+ hasn’t taken off?

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As you may know, Google+ has not been the success most people expected. For sure, we don’t know what Google was expecting out of it, given their philosophy. However we know that the company has made a considerable effort trying to put it on front of our faces each time we use one of Google…

The inevitability of wearables

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The photo above is making rounds on social media. Think about the whole evolution that happened in just 10 years. Thanks to Moore’s law, now we can comfortably carry around an entire video library of DVDs within our phones. This trend is going to continue, at least in mid-term, as long as we humans continue to…

The ironic adoption of mobile web design

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Marc Andreeseenn (the founder of Netscape) said it best: The problem with new technology: new technology is not worth much until it’s worth a lot. The previous applies almost to any technology widely adopted by humanity. Let’s take a look on how this phrase applies to mobile web design. Since the dawning of mobile Internet,…

20 years of SMS

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On December 3rd 1992 Neil Papworth sent the first SMS. Many of us have read and heard the history, so I’m not going to reap it here. SMS did indeed changed the world! What has been overlooked by many tech sites is that there’s an interview to Papworth about this event. The interview was made…