Author Archives: sumeetonweb

Facebook Security Vulnerability – Is it really that simple?

So last night I received an email invite from some random person on Facebook who I don’t know. These are the sort of emails which I usually receive but hardly pay any heed till this one happened: Step 1: Received … Continue reading

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Facebook Privacy Update

Finally after couple of protests, few thousand lost members and coverage on CNN, Facebook Privacy policy is back to where it was. Not that the earlier one was any good – but better than “Facebook owns all your data” statement.

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WizMouse is a mouse enhancement utility that makes your mouse wheel work on the window currently under the mouse pointer, instead of the currently focused window. Have been looking for this from the day I moved to Windows full time … Continue reading

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Opera 10 alpha

Opera recently released alpha version of their next generation browser- Opera 10. I have never been an Opera user, but Presto engine and the 100/100 on acid test – I must admit, I am tempted.

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Nokia N97

Looks like it’s a good idea to wait till H1 09 before I change my iPhone.

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Pownce Shutting Down

Pownce has been acquired by Six Apart and hence is shutting down.

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Mumbai Terrorist Attacks: Analysis

Bruce quite rightly, and crisply sums up the analysis of Mumbai Terrorist Attacks. Read Here

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Terror in Mumbai

While watching the series of attacks in Mumbai last night, I could do nothing but hope that things would be not as bad. By morning, the news showed 80 Dead and several hundreds injured. By afternoon, it was a hostage … Continue reading

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Privacy Policies: Perception vs. Reality

Privacy Policies: Perception vs. Reality: I have always wanted to write a paper on indian context of Privacy.

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iPhone 2.0 is here

After spending couple of hours on #iphonedev and going through details of recently released pwnage tool, I finally took the plunge and upgraded my iPhone firmware to 2.0. I still enjoy iPhone 1st Gen as there is a little probability … Continue reading

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