Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Brazilian 'iPhone' that runs Android -- legally

Brazilian company selling 'iPhone' that runs Android -- legally - San Jose Mercury News

Brazilian company Gradiente filed its request to use the iPhone brand in 2000, and got it approved in 2008. Its 'iPhone' runs on Android 2.3, has 3.7" screen, and costs $300.

Windows 8: Storage Spaces

Storage Spaces explained: a great feature, when it works | Ars Technica

How to master Storage Spaces in Windows 8

Large collection of Free Microsoft eBooks

Large collection of Free Microsoft eBooks for you, including: SharePoint, Visual Studio, Windows Phone, Windows 8, Office 365, Office 2010, SQL Server 2012, Azure, and more. - Microsoft SMS&P Director of CPE - Eric Ligman - Microsoft Partner Community - Site Home - MSDN Blogs

Another large collection of Free Microsoft eBooks and Resource Kits for you, including: SharePoint 2013, Office 2013, Office 365, Duet 2.0, Azure, Cloud, Windows Phone, Lync, Dynamics CRM, and more.

Google/Samsung Nexus Smartphone

Support - Verizon Wireless Cell Phones SCH-I515 | Samsung Cell Phones

Manual and USB driver

Google/Asus Nexus 7 & Windows USB

ASUS Android USB Driver

Nexus 7 not visible to adb over usb (WIndows 7 x64, up to date Jelly Bean sdk) - Google Groups

When the Nexus 7 is plugged in there is a persistent notification that indicates "CONNECT AS / Media Device (MTP)". In this state adb devices will not show the Nexus. Not exactly obvious why, but I you select the second option "Camera (PTP)" the device is available for debugging.