The Great Workplace Dilemmas of our time
WFH ( Yahoo)
NSFW ( Tumblr)
Yes those ex Nokia folks, who left Nokia in disillusionment (over marrying Windows as an OS), to create a new phone are on the verge of launching one.
Based on MeeGo, Jolla will have its own proprietary Sailfish OS, a linux based mobile operating system, which will be open sourced and will be an integrated platform across mobile phones, tablets and smart TV’s.
Sailfish for starters will also be android app compliant out of the box.
The phone will simply be called….you guessed it.
Kudos guys. You did it.
I tried to be inquisitive to find out more on what Jolla( the word) actually means. Here is what Google gave me.
Got me thinking even more.
Photo Credit for Jolla Phone: Engadget
For more information head over to the Engadget article here.
Here is an infographic on the entire ecosystem, to make you blink and then …..
Then spend some time in actually learning about each of their capabilities.
Then try and decide what solves your business requirement.
Till then shut up.
From the article ,” Inside the massive mobile video ecosystem” on Business Insider
You can download the more detailed analysis on Business Insider here.
Source: Business Insider
This one is a raging hot debate:
Article by Josh Luger for Business Insider
Read the detailed analysis on Business Insider here.
Source: Business Insider
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We all love nice looking colourful charts ( 3d) on our web and mobile platforms. But most of these make the page load slower.
3d Visualizations of Pie Charts, Graph Charts, Bar Charts. Column Diagrams from web databases are generally rendered over standard JS using jQuery which sometimes can cause timeouts or may not be rendered properly if the page doesn’t load fast.
Chartkick aims to solve that problem by simplifying your admin dashboard and giving each chart its own endpoint.
Example of a Column Chart
<%= column_chart Task.group_by_day_of_week(:created_at).count %>
Example of a Pie Chart
<%= pie_chart Goal.group("name").count %>
So how do you install it ?
Start by downloading Chartkick here
Add this line to your application’s Gemfile:
chartkick.js runs as a Rails engine - no need to install it.
Note: These files must be included before the helper methods.
For Google Charts, use:
If you prefer Highcharts, use:
Head over to GitHub to read the rest of the documentation or if you are wiling to fork it.
Raspberry PI’s camera module is now shipping.
The five megapixel fixed-focus shooter — which only measures 25 x 20 x 9mm — can snap 2,592 x 1,944-pixel images and capture video at 1,080p (30fps), 720p (60fps) and VGA (60 or 90fps).
Example command prompts to activate the camera:
Capture an image in jpeg format:
raspistill -o image.jpg
Capture a 5s video in h264 format:
raspivid -o video.h264
Capture a 10s video:
raspivid -o video.h264 -t 10000
Capture a 10s video in demo mode:
raspivid -o video.h264 -t 10000 -d
Here’s a video on setting it up the camera hardware