Google Finance Charts Crash Constantly in Chrome
Does Google have any idea how often Google Finance charts crash, even when using their own Chrome web browser? Amidst all of this Apple vs. Flash debate, and with Google even cuddling up to Adobe and Flash in it’s new 2.2 version of Android, the more pertinent issue to me is why the Flash plugin is constantly crashing in Chrome when I view Google Finance charts? Normally I see Google as a...
Android is Changing My Computing Habits
I’m now a week into my switch to Android from Blackberry OS and it’s starting to scare me. Not in the ‘people under the stairs’ sense, but in the ‘this is revolutionary’ sense. I was reading a good blog post by Chuck Hollis at EMC aboutWhat iPads Did to [his] Family and it made me realize something. Android and the wonderful Incredible smartphone are doing...
Android Doesn't Support Bluetooth Dialing
Well, in my first Aha! moment - three days into my switch from Blackberry to Android - I’ve come across a pretty significant piece of information. I took for granted that any of today’s smartphones would support Bluetooth headset voice dialing. Amazingly, Android 2.1 does not! Issue 1412 for Android on Google Code has been gathering complaints on this issue since December of 2008 and...
Moving from Blackberry to Android
I’m very excited to be moving from the Blackberry OS to Android this week. BB has been great but the sub-par web browsing experience went on for way too long. I was even an early adopter, ditching my Verizon-provided BB OS version for a beta version of OS 4.5 that didn’t really make much of a difference. A few co-workers even upgraded to 9000-series Blackberries (I am currently on an...