Archive for December, 2010


Microsoft out with it’s first official sales figure says it has sold about 1.5 million phones in 6 weeks.

Achim Berg, corporate vice president, Mobile Communications Business and Marketing Group says, “Sales are ramping well as our reputation is growing for offering users a unique experience and are in line with our expectations”

Does is it even come in comparism with the number of androids and Apples being sold everyday, according to Mashable, While that’s a fraction of the sales being reported by Google and Apple (there are currently around 300,000 Android devices being activated daily and 3 million iPhone’s were sold in the device’s first three weeks on the market)

Do you think WM7 phones will come in comparisions with the ANROIDS and the iPhones

So, want to be at several places at once on Foursquare?

After a report by The Buzz Media there seem to be an exploit carried out by Mayank Lahiri become the mayor of almost anywhere in no more than 9 Perl statements.

How it is done?

We’ll this is how
http://www.thebuzzmedia.com/how-to-become-mayor-for-any-place-in-foursquare-in-9-perl-statements/

And then there were series of development by various Developers around the world some making it enhancing and some getting a Out of the BOX Java NETBEAN Based GUI Tool.

You can get the source code here.

If you don’t want the hassle download the program here.

Google it of how to go about running the jar file.

After you have downloaded it, unzip it and double-click run.bat to run it or if you are on Mac or Unix, you can do chmod +x run.sh and then run run.sh to start the program. The actual command both of these scripts is running is just a simple:

java -jar foursquare-hack.jar

NOTEYou do need Java installed on your computer for this to work. You can install Java fairly painlessly by going to Java.com and walking through the install process.

The app was written using Java 6 (1.6.0_21) on Windows, so you will need some runtime of Java 6 on your computer to run it.