MWC: No Android news yet

InformationWeek reports that half a day into the Mobile World Coference in Barcelona many phones have been announced, however, none running Google’s Android. 2009 was supposed to be the year of Android, is it actually going to happen? We’re only halfway through the first day at Mobile World Congress and already things are looking bleakContinue reading “MWC: No Android news yet”

Sync your iPhone or iPod with Google Calendar and Contacts

Google finally launches push synchronization for the iPhone and iPod touch: For iPhone and Windows Mobile devices, Google Sync allows you to get your Gmail contacts and Google Calendar events onto your phone. Sync uses push technology, which means that any changes you make to your calendar or contacts from the browser or phone willContinue reading “Sync your iPhone or iPod with Google Calendar and Contacts”

Background processing coming to Google AppEngine

It looks like Google is already some code with the Google AppEngine SDK that expose its future background processing support: I just spotted this in the latest SDK releaseso it looks like cron (among other things) isjust around the corner: $ ls -la google/appengine/cron/total 272drwxr-xr-x 12 samj admin 408 17 Jan 12:18 .drwxr-xr-x 11 samjContinue reading “Background processing coming to Google AppEngine”