Author: Bryan

How to display a PDF in React Native

How to display a PDF in React Native on both iOS and Android

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WWDC 2015 Predictions

We’re only a week away from WWDC, so it’s time to speculate on what we’ll see: Apple Watch – This one is a no-brainer.  Expect the Apple Watch to be the star of WWDC 2015.  We already know that Apple

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FCC Gets Serious About Broadband Speeds

FCC changes broadband definition to 25 Mbps The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday voted to change the definition of broadband to connection speeds of 25 megabits per second or higher, casting aside the previous standard of 4 megabits per second.

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Apple Shows Its Metal

Inside Metal: How Apple plans to unlock the secret graphics performance of the A7 chip Recall that when Apple first introduced the iPhone 5s’ advanced A7 chip, it was first greeted with media skepticism wondering if it was even “truly

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Frequency of Miracles

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Analyst Baffled by Quality

Mac sales success “defies the laws of economics” The only explanation that we see is the now-mythical halo effect. […] we view the Mac’s success as the rare instance where sales increased in the face of rising prices. That pull

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Code Like A Champion Today

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Samsung paying for favorable product reviews

Samsung payola in action The close relationship between Android licensees like Samsung and journalists covering the consumer electronics industry has grown increasingly sketchy. During this year’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, non [sic] other than the Associated Press inked

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The Origins of Apple’s Move From PowerPC to Intel

Fantastic story about how Apple’s switch from PowerPC to Intel began: No one has ever reported that, for 18 months, Project Marklar existed only because a self-demoted engineer wanted his son Max to be able to live closer to Max’s

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PC Makers are looking past Windows

Nearly All Of Microsoft’s PC Partners Now Offer Google Chromebooks To recap, that’s Dell, HP, Acer, Samsung, Lenovo, Acer, and Toshiba selling Chromebooks with some vendors, like HP, offering multiple models. Remember when Microsoft ruled the computer industry with an

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