Dev Diary: ACDC on the Horizon

In many countries, the Covid outbreak has caused many setbacks in industries around the world. With the restrictions in movement and the slowing down of the economy, many due dates or releases of new products would have to be delayed. In FILPAL, we face similar challenge with the Movement Restriction Order (MCO) in place. However, …

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Android Touchstone Viewer

We are living in an era where accessibility is a big deal. The means to communicate information on the move and with ease is a huge advantage to businesses or entrepreneurs alike. One of the key platform to do this is mobile phones. As of February 2020, the amount of smartphone users in the world …

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Why are Cell Towers Placed on Hilltops?

I'm sure we all notice it, on top of a hill, one would often see a lone solitary telecommunication tower stand amidst the surrounding vegetation and trees. Although not a must, a telecommunication tower is often built on higher elevations. This is due to the mode in which microwave propagate, which is called Line-of-Sight (LOS) …

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