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Joomla 3.0 optimized for mobile devices

Joomla, a popular open source content management system, was recently upgraded to a 3.0 release with enhanced database integration, administrative tools and optimization for mobile devices. A 3.01 security fix went out Tuesday.

October 10, 2012 by

Optus TV Now appeal commences

Today, the National Rugby League (NRL) began its appeal against a court decision made last year, which found that Optus did not infringe on the copyright of sporting codes by providing a service for users to record TV programs to watch later on mobile phones.

March 13, 2012 by

The new 2-tier client-DaaS architecture

Mobile clients could set a trend towards adoption of a new 2-tier application architecture that talks directly to a cloud-hosted database-as-a-service such as, cutting out the need for an application server in between.

February 25, 2011 by

Cortado extends Corporate Server support to iPad

Mobile enterprise software specialist Cortado has extended its mobile Corporate Server product to support iPads, the company announced on Monday.The platform —which is already available for the iPhone, Android and BlackBerry devices— allows office workers to perform common tasks, such as accessing documents or querying database reports remotely.

October 19, 2010 by

Passport needed for mobile phone purchases?

The Sunday Times reported (on Sunday) that passports will be needed to register mobile phones, after which mobile users' details will be collated on a centralised government database.This would supposedly cut a loophole out of the upcoming Communications Data Bill, which the Home Office has proposed should include a centralised database of details of all communications, including phone, email, and web-surfing habits.

October 20, 2008 by

David takes on Goliath, in realm of copyright

On Saturday, news broke that Internet start-up RecordTV has sued Singapore's national broadcaster MediaCorp for revenue losses arising from MediaCorp's allegations that RecordTV's service, which allows users to download free-to-air programs and store them in an online database, infringes copyright laws.RecordTV fired the first salvo last September by suing MediaCorp.

July 7, 2008 by

Building the perfect Windows Mobile business application

If you're developing a Windows Mobile application for business, you need to consider the following:-- Can your mobile application work offline, while disconnected from the network? Your application should be able to access a local database for storing data while working offline.

April 30, 2008 by

HanDBase 4.0 mobile database application released with major updates

I occasionaly use database applications on my mobile devices, primarily for tracking my paid time off and for making gift lists. Many enterprise users need a database program that provides lots of functionality and that works with desktop solutions like Access (bi-directional conduit support in HanDBase). One of the most powerful, yet easy-to-use programs I have tried on my devices in HanDBase and it was just updated to version 4.0. There are over 2,000 databases already created by users that you can use or even download and modify for your own customization on the HanDBase site. Check out the press release for all the details.

December 18, 2007 by

Digg founder, Kevin Rose: we'll go down fighting if that's what you want

Over the last 24 hours all hell broke loose on the social news site Digg. After a user submitted a story containing the encryption code needed to crack HD-DVDs, Digg received a take down notice from the copyright holder. In order to stay the right side of the law, the story was pulled from Digg's database. But it didn't end there.

May 1, 2007 by

Web 2.0 Expo's top 5

Webware's Rafe Needleman, Josh Lowensohn and Erica Ogg scout the Web 2.0 Expo in San Francisco this week and select their top five products and services. From a new search engine to a mobile application to a breakout database app, there's a little of everything at this show. For more, see

April 18, 2007 by

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