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What is Software Usability?

What is Software Usability?

As a software engineer, and that too a Windows Application Developer, majority of my work involves Visual Studio 2005. Today, I got a baffling prompt from VS 2005 as seen in the screenshot below… I made a mistake and wanted to quit. I was happy that my project file is readonly. But this is the prompt I got from VS 2005. It seems that I ought to save the file somehow. Clicking Cancel takes me back to where I was. There’s simply...

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iPhone Review

So.. After a long time I managed to eek out some time for blogging…This post is dedicated to my shiny new gadget… Apple iPhone…Wah… After a loooooooooooong wait of nearly one and a half year, iPhone was finally available in Singapore starting from Oct 22nd 2008. In this post, I’ll try to review every aspect of the Phone, from the phone software to app compatibility to hardware and also try to compare it with...

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Review on Windows Vista — Part II

Review on Windows Vista — Part II

As some of you might remember, I wrote a review on Windows Vista when I purchased by new Dell Laptop. Should be around 9 months back and it is here. With 9 months of hardship, with this beasty operating system (yes Vista is 15GB and XP is 1.5GB), I called Dell support for my legal downgrade rights. Yes!, I own Windows Vista Business, and this is what the customer support agent told me. This is an automated email sent from Dell Chat. The...

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C# vs C/C++ Performance.

codeproject Well, this is my first post in this technology series. In fact, the title of this post, forced me to start of a technology focussed blog. Well said about all these, let’s now jump into the issue. There has been a lot of heated discussion on different forums, newsgroups, and various other threads about the above topic. Now why should I discuss about the same again here? Well, though there are many discussion groups that...

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Place Locator (Natural Language Question Answering System)

Recently, I was reading through materials on Natural Language Question Answering system. What if we use wikipedia to answer some of our often sought questions? This project is precisely one of that. I’ve tried to implement a system that could show places when a city is typed in. I’m still working on an update that could show states and countries, though typing them as of now, would sometimes take you to its capital. You can try...

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Protect your word documents from being plagiarized or copied or modifed

Protect your word documents from being plagiarized or copied or modifed

How many times have you wondered that you were able to protect your resume or other information from being copied? you would want the other person to read it, but prevent him from plagiarizing it…You can’t use the traditional Save options’s “password to modify”. That will only prevent him from editing the *current* document. He can always do a “Save as…” and create his own version of the...

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