samedi 6 juillet 2013

Mad Crew Animation Studio Makes 'Krita' Part Of Its Workflow

Mad Crew Animation Studio Makes 'Krita' Part Of Its Workflow


Mad Crew Animation Studio Makes 'Krita' Part Of Its Workflow

Posted: 05 Jul 2013 03:24 PM PDT

A Swedish Animation and Visual Effects Studio named, Mad Crew has decided to use Calligra's digital painting application 'Krita', as part of its visual effects workflow. Member of Mad Crew developers, Fredik Brannbacka is said to have told the developers "We are damn happy with Krita!", as claimed by a post on Krita Blog.

LXDE Demonstrates It's Desktop's Qt-port

Posted: 05 Jul 2013 02:43 PM PDT

Folks over at LXDE are developing a Qt-based version of their desktop environment. They have already made lots of progress and have ported sizeable parts of the LXDE to the new user interface design. A working prototype is already on display, which shows a functional desktop having the panel, PCManFM file manager and image viewer. Even most applets from the desktop work on the ported panel without a glitch.

Sony Rolling Out 'My Xperia' Remote Phone Tracking And Locking Service Globally

Posted: 05 Jul 2013 01:56 PM PDT

Sony recently announced that their My Xperia service has just entered the testing phase in the real world and will be rolling out worldwide pretty soon.

The My Xperia service is targeted towards their Xperia line of devices launched in and after 2012 and 2013 and every other products going forward. The system will be deployed in the form of an app that can be enabled from the settings. What this app does is that it allows the user to remotely control and manipulate the phone from any location in the world. My Xperia comes with the following feature sets:

Moto X Customisations And Launch Details

Posted: 05 Jul 2013 01:56 PM PDT

Customers of Moto X can customize their phones to make them "uniquely theirs" by choosing the back covers, engraving a personal message, a la Apple style, and even upload a picture to be set as their wallpaper (since setting one up after unpacking is such a PITA)

Samsung Buys Out Boxee For $30 million

Posted: 05 Jul 2013 01:30 PM PDT

According to a recent report from the Israeli business site The Marker, Samsung has apparently sealed a deal worth $30 million with Boxee, thus buying the company.

HTC's Financial Woes Continue

Posted: 05 Jul 2013 04:51 AM PDT

HTC, a major player in the smartphone market, is struggling to churn out good profits. This despite their well-received latest flagship phone—the HTC One.

'Mega' Secure Cloud Storage Service Launches Official Android App

Posted: 05 Jul 2013 12:52 AM PDT

MEGA is a security and encryption focused product, created by millionaire internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom. Mega, formerly Megaupload has always been at the centre of controversy, but now they are moving towards legitimacy as they launch an official Android Application.

The application is actually a third party client that was acquired by Mega Limited. The application is available on android PlayStore for free. It offers all the services available from Mega which include, file storage, camera syncing, folder management etc.