NASA adopts Ajax, Launches NASA 5.0

NASA has used Ajax to redesign its website for celebrating their 50th anniversary next year. More specifically speaking it makes use of Script.aculo.us and Prototype Ajax frameworks. There are numerous features which would give you a feel of presence of Ajax, the best of which is their image gallery. The Accordian, the tree based navigation,…

Drool Over the all new Google Android UI

The new Android SDK from Google is all set to make new standards for mobile application development. Android SDK in Google’s own words is, A software stack for mobile devices including an operating system, middleware and key applications. Developers can create applications for the platform using the Android SDK. Applications are written using the Java…

Canon Powershot S5 IS in my hands NOW!

Hey readers, I have not ditched my blog and don’t intend too either. Its probably my enthusiasm surrounding my intention of purchasing a first digital camera which may have slowed down a bit of my posting spree. Hopefully I would recover soon over my photography instincts. But at the moment, I am truly exasperated at…

Orkut Diwali Theme is Wonderful

You must be well aware of the Google doodle’s to mark an occasion or to celebrate something important. Now it seems to do something similar in Orkut. Orkut is sporting a brand new theme, especially for Diwali. This will surely bring the large numbers of Indians who mostly are Orkut users, a new kind of…

What Makes Facebook Win Over Orkut?

I was quite surprised to see the news in the headlines today about the deal of Microsoft with the social networking site Facebook. Facebook is a 3 and a half year old social network for friendship and a community hub. Microsoft’s entry into the social networking venue has raised quite a many eyebrows over the…

Advertising Touches New Heights on the Internet

Tell me a place which is deprived of advertisements. You won’t think of that so easily. Life has become today an advertising gimmick. There are advertisements on billboards, neon signs, roads, streets, even the lame rocks are not spared despite the government putting a ban on them. The sole purpose of such gimmicks is not…

India finally has THE winning captain!

This would definitely be an offbeat post in this blog but this is something which I cannot withstand of sharing. India today where impeccable in the semi finals of the Twenty20 world cup versus the unbeaten one day and test match cricket champions Australlia. India proved that this format was a different ball game to…