An interesting take on cottage software development trends

The Guardian features a fascinating article on where developers should focus their freetime development over the next year and half or so. It goes on about the options between building for iOS, Android and Windows 8. 

And then Windows 8. If you learn how to build apps for Windows 8 you’ll emerge with skills that are bang up-to-date and are readily transferable into your day job. But again, you might make some small amount of money shifting applications. But things get more interesting after next Christmas…

Canon S100 features

Wow so dpreview annouces the new features of the forthcoming Canon S100 to replace the S95. 

For me, the key new features are the GPS logging, the enhanced lens range on both sides to 24 – 120mm and optical zoom for HD video recording. I will wait for more indepth reviews before deciding to purchase or not. Click the link above to read the whole feature.