Monthly Archives : October 2009

Android 2.0 : The Eclair Release


With Verizon's Droid all slated for a release next month, it will be releases with the latest Android Release, "Eclair". Going with their tradition of  naming their major Release after pastries, Android 2.0 seems to be feature filled. Some of the interesting features I feel are as follows : Microsoft Exchange support Digital Zoom and In-build Flash support in the…

WifiDirect for peer-to-peer communication


The Wifi Alliance, the international Wireless LAN standards body has announced work on a specification titles "Wifi Direct"  or "Wifi peer-to-peer", that will allow devices to connect to each other as a Wifi network without the need of an Access Point (AP). Traditionally, an AP is used to broadcast the SSID of a Wifi network, which is used by Wireless…