Demystifying USB 3.0 legacy compatibility testing

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010

USB 2.0 and 1.1 devices have been around for a long time and will continue to sustain even in the presence of the new, faster and efficient 3.0 version. These two oldies, which I like to call legacy specification are so popular, that till 2008, 2 billion USB devices were sold every year, taking the […]

Conducting usability analysis for the attention economy

Monday, July 12th, 2010

In today’s computer dominated world crowd sourcing is an important aspect of software. Various social media /portal integrations provide immediate feedback, and make the user a very rich contributor in how an application looks. With distributed delivery, the application is easily available across the globe on various devices to various demographic users. Naturally, usability study […]

Windows App Store

Windows 8 Store – Who are the favorites to be published?

Friday, July 2nd, 2010

Windows Store will favor trustworthy Windows Logo certified products for getting published. And it may become a reality much earlier than the release of Windows 8 OS, so product logo certification needs to take priority on the manufacturers TODO list.

Unity 3d Tool Alternative To Flash RIA Interactive Content

Unity 3D: An alternative to Flash for highly interactive content?

Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010

Mobile industry is going to be a fragmented one. So, writing code for each individual platform is not really optimal. Is Unity 3D an option?

Windows Logo Testing Conformance Testing Systems Testing

Windows Logo Testing – What is holding us back?

Wednesday, May 12th, 2010

We all test our products and have high quality standards. But is the end user aware of our standards? Does he trust our claim of delivering flawless products? I am sure that in majority cases, the answer is going to be a NO. Unfortunately, end users just don’t trust the manufacturer’s word on quality. However, […]

Search Results Relevance and Web

Search results, relevance and the emerging web: What is Google doing about them?

Monday, May 3rd, 2010

This is a new world for searches. More and more techniques are evolving to index, manage and present the tremendous amount of data available on the net, and make it fit for users’ need. Both old and new search players are trying to shape searches and refine results. More than ever before, relevancy and context […]

Automation To Innovation In Software

Automation to Innovation: A historical account of the future

Tuesday, April 20th, 2010

“A piece of software is mass-produced the instant it is written.” Towards the later half of the twentieth century, a big revolution gripped humanity. After having tackled mass production and creating machines, people looked to using a single machine to do multiple things. I am happy to report that software was born, and with it, […]

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