Mariano Martinez

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Microsoft Surface Dock Is Built To Be Future-Proof

Microsoft invited the media to New York earlier this month to unveil an array of new hardware, including the Surface Book, Surface Pro 4, Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL smartphones, and the Microsoft Band 2 fitness wearable. One of the most exciting things that Microsoft announced, though, was an …

Why Mozilla is scared of Google

In tech, little things can have big consequences — in this case, a tiny search bar. Last night, Firefox made a surprising announcement: after 10 years with Google as its default search engine, it would be handing the tiny search bar over to Yahoo. On the face of it, it's a strange move. If you're …

Firefox OS reaches TV as Chromecast alternative

A streaming media dongle to take on Google’s Chromecast but running Mozilla’s Firefox OS has been caught in the wild, taking what so far has been …

Firefox OS 2.0 UI and Design Features

In the tech space there are two definitions of free. Free as in free beer, and free as in freedom.<p>The latter definition is at the core of Open Source …

Songza Launches Version 3.0 With Improved Search, Quicker Navigation, And Revamped UI

Songza, the app that matches expert-created music playlists to your mood or activity, has just released a huge update to its iOS app, streamlining the experience quite a bit and cleaning up the UI to ensure that users are getting the best music to match their mood and activity in the fastest time …

Mozilla Takes Aim At A Global Duopoly With Firefox OS And The Open Web

The giant Mobile World Congress trade show in Barcelona was drenched this year in orange, the official color of Firefox, the world’s second most popular Web browser. Its booth was swamped, and its harried pitchmen ran around in tangerine sneakers because this year Barcelona was a coming-out party …

The Link Between Mobile Web Use on WiFI and Cellular

With a 4.8 inch screen, some folk thought that the Samsung Galaxy S3 was just a little on the large side for them. So the fact that Samsung went even further with its soon-to-launch S4 model – which comes in at whopping 5-inches – may well put even more people off. And all this before we even …

Hands-on with Mozilla’s Web-based “Firefox OS” for smartphones

Plans for an all-HTML5 smartphone OS are ambitious. Maybe too ambitious.<p>Launching a new mobile OS is a difficult project since the market leaders, …

Fortumo Adds Windows Phone Support To Let Developers Offer Carrier Billing For In-App Purchases

Fortumo, the mobile payments company that puts carrier billing in the hands of developers, has announced that its brought its in-app payments solution to Windows Phone — a move that it claims makes it the only third-party payment provider to offer cross-device integration via a single SDK for …

When Great Design Ruled the World: Insights From the Man Who Introduced Steve Jobs To Edwin Land

Tom Hughes, a renowned graphic designer, made his mark by collaborating with entrepreneurial giants Steve Jobs and Edwin Land at a unique juncture in design history. Apple was about to redefine personal computers with the launch of the Macintosh, and Polaroid was at its zenith with the success of …

How Google Builds Its Maps—and What It Means for the Future of Everything

An exclusive look inside Ground Truth, the secretive program to build the world's best accurate maps<p>Behind every Google Map, there is a much more complex map that's the key to your queries but hidden from your view. The deep map contains the logic of places: their no-left-turns and freeway …

Make it in Ireland, atrayendo talento hacia la tecnología en Irlanda

Juan Carrey de Assembly Point / Zartis se pone en contacto con nosotros para enseñarnos una iniciativa que están llevando a cabo en Irlanda llamada …