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Ask me anything   Personal views on various things we see, perceive and found. I will try my very best to make you a #happy person. So bring it on! :)

twitter.com/mak1e:

    have you listened to a song repeatedly for 8hrs? I do and a whole lotta rosie times! This is just 1 of ‘em. What #song would you listen to for 8hrs?

    (Source: Spotify)

    — 1 year ago

    #music  #spotify 
    Service Blueprints by rachel.shadoan on Flickr.Service Blueprinting: A Practical Technique for Service Innovation
This works well for me whenever I’m drafting a solution design for a client, this helps me understand well the service process.
I consider this one of the best practices or tools if you like, Service Blueprinting is really a practical technique for service innovation. 
I highly recommend Service Blueprints a “Must have(MoSCoW)” for any start-up project.

    Service Blueprints by rachel.shadoan on Flickr.

    Service Blueprinting: A Practical Technique for Service Innovation

    This works well for me whenever I’m drafting a solution design for a client, this helps me understand well the service process.

    I consider this one of the best practices or tools if you like, Service Blueprinting is really a practical technique for service innovation.

    I highly recommend Service Blueprints a “Must have(MoSCoW)” for any start-up project.

    — 2 years ago

    #startup  #system architecture 
    To update or not to update. (iOS 5)

    iOS 5 Software Update

    This update contains over 200 new features, including the following:

    Notifications

    Swipe from the top of any screen to view notifications in one place with Notification Center

    New notifications appear briefly at the top of the screen

    View notifications from lock screen

    Slide the notification app icon to the right on the lock screen to go directly to the app

    iMessage

    Send and receive unlimited text, photo, and video messages with other iOS 5 users

    Track messages with delivery and read receipts

    Group messaging and secure encryption

    Works over cellular network and Wi-Fi*

    Newsstand

    Automatically organizes magazine and newspaper subscriptions on Home Screen

    Displays the cover of the latest issue

    Background downloads of new issues 

    Reminders for managing to do lists

    Syncs with iCloud, iCal and Outlook

    Location-based reminders when you leave or arrive at a location for iPhone 4S and iPhone 4

    Built-in support for Twitter

    Sign-in once in Settings and tweet directly from Camera, Photos, Maps, Safari and YouTube

    Add location to any tweet

    View twitter profile pictures and usernames in Contacts

    Camera improvements for devices with cameras

    Double click the home button when device is asleep to bring up a camera shortcut on iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS and iPod touch (4th generation)

    Volume Up button to take a picture

    Optional grid lines to line up shots

    Pinch to zoom in the preview screen

    Swipe to camera roll from preview screen

    Tap and hold to lock focus and exposure, iPad 2 and iPod touch (4th generation) only support exposure lock

    Photo improvements for devices with cameras

    Crop and rotate

    Red eye removal

    One tap enhance

    Organize photos into albums

    Mail improvements

    Format text using bold, italic, or underlined fonts

    Indentation control

    Drag to rearrange names in address fields

    Flag messages

    Mass mark messages as flagged, read or unread

    Customize mail alert sounds

    S/MIME

    Calendar improvements

    Year view on iPad and new Week view for iPhone and iPod touch

    Tap to create an event

    View and add event attachments

    Game Center improvements

    Use personal photos for your Game Center account

    Compare your overall achievement scores with your friends

    Find new Game Center friends with friend recommendations and friends of friends

    Discover new games with custom game recommendations

    AirPlay Mirroring for iPad 2 and iPhone 4S

    Multitasking Gestures for iPad

    Use four or five fingers to pinch to the Home Screen

    Swipe up to reveal the multitasking bar

    Swipe left or right to switch between apps

    On-device setup, activation and configuration with Setup Assistant

    Software updates available over the air without tethering

    iCloud support

    iTunes in the Cloud

    Photo Stream

    Documents in the Cloud

    Apps and Books automatic download and purchase history

    Backup

    Contacts, Calendar, and Mail

    Find My iPhone

    Redesigned Music app for iPad

    Hourly weather forecast

    Real-time stock quotes

    Wireless sync to iTunes

    Keyboard improvements

    Split keyboard for iPad

    Improved autocorrection accuracy

    Improved Chinese and Japanese input

    New Emoji keyboard

    Personal dictionary for autocorrection

    Optionally create keyboard short cuts for frequently used words

    Accessibility improvements

    Option to light LED flash on incoming calls and alerts for iPhone 4S and iPhone 4

    Custom vibration patterns for incoming calls on iPhone

    New interface for using iOS with mobility-impairment input devices

    Option to speak a selection of text

    Custom element labeling for VoiceOver

    Exchange ActiveSync improvements

    Wirelessly sync tasks

    Mark messages as flagged, read or unread

    Improved offline support

    Save a new contact from a GAL service

    More than 1,500 new developer APIs

    Bug fixes

    Products compatible with this software update:

    iPhone 4S

    iPhone 4

    iPhone 3GS

    iPad 2

    iPad

    iPod touch (4th generation)

    iPod touch (3rd generation)

    * Normal carrier data rates may apply. Messages will be sent as SMS when iMessage is unavailable, carrier messaging fees apply.

    For information on the security content of this update, please visit this website: 

    <http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1222>


    (Source: support.apple.com)

    — 2 years ago

    CUTE! on Flickr.who would ever say no to a cute face like this!

    CUTE! on Flickr.

    who would ever say no to a cute face like this!

    — 2 years ago with 3 notes

    #mobile  #cameraphone 
    alanvanroemburg:

Apple iCloud icon golden ratio
Thanks to Takamasa! 
Edit: English version now available here; 

    alanvanroemburg:

    Apple iCloud icon golden ratio

    Thanks to Takamasa! 

    Edit: English version now available here

    (via alanvanroemburg-deactivated2014)

    — 3 years ago with 6279 notes

    "Every startup project lays out a possibility to novel ideas and solutions"

    (Source: about.me)

    — 3 years ago with 1 note

    #quote,  #personal 
    "A programmer is most productive with a quiet private office, a great computer, unlimited beverages, an ambient temperature between 68 and 72 degrees (F), no glare on the screen, a chair that’s so comfortable you don’t feel it, an administrator that brings them their mail and orders manuals and books, a system administrator who makes the Internet as available as oxygen, a tester to find the bugs they just can’t see, a graphic designer to make their screens beautiful, a team of marketing people to make the masses want their products, a team of sales people to make sure the masses can get these products, some patient tech support saints who help customers get the product working and help the programmers understand what problems are generating the tech support calls, and about a dozen other support and administrative functions…"
    FCS
    — 3 years ago