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Gimp and Inkscape under Mac OS X Mountain Lion

Gimp and Inkscape are free open-source pieces of software I use during the design process of my amps. They both need X11 window management system, but Apple does not support X11 under OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion any longer. You … Continue reading

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HP tablets not dead !

Hey ! I thought HP had given up with tablets after the “touchpad experiment” (just kidding, man) ! It seems that HP thinks about a new tablet equipped w/ x86 and Windows 8. Codename Slate 8. Ready to market before … Continue reading

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HP makes webOS open source

Extract from the HP web site : “HP today announced it will contribute the webOS software to the open source community. HP plans to continue to be active in the development and support of webOS. By combining the innovative webOS … Continue reading

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Post Steve Jobs Apple …

Here are a few pictures retracing Steve Jobs travel through years … 1976 : Steve Jobs as a tech working for Atari 1976 : Apple I 1977 : Apple II 1983 : Apple Lisa (US$ 9,995) 1984 : Macintosh (1985 … Continue reading

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Steve Jobs resigns

CUPERTINO, Calif.–August 24, 2011–To the Apple Board of Directors and the Apple Community: I have always said if there ever came a day when I could no longer meet my duties and expectations as Apple’s CEO, I would be the … Continue reading

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HP killed webos Touchpad tablet

Not only HP killed it’s tablet Touchpad, but also all the products planned based on this OS. These products will never be issued : A 7 inch tablet kind of “mini-Touchpad”, Dartfish : a netbook under a new version of webOS, … Continue reading

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Cloud storage, Dropbox … who access your information ?

Just received this kind of mail ? See Dropbox TOS And an interesting article there : Dropbox, cloud storage, and who owns your files ?

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Free for a limited time : Coin drop by Full Fat Productions

A lot of fun, really !!! See Coin Drop here Tips for the Gumball Madness level : Notice that if you release the pink female coin as in position 1, the pretty ball will get out horizontally (3). Look and … Continue reading

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Gateway “Iconia” Tablet

cer subsidiary Packard Bell has already received its own rebranded version of the Acer Iconia Tab A500 Android tablet, so clearly its Gateway’s turn now. After all, Gateway is own by Acer too, right? The folks at Unwired View spotted a … Continue reading

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Dell : a new Google Chromium OS build for mini netbooks

For your Dell Inspiron Mini 10v netbook, you can now download the latest version (May 13th) of Chromium OS from the Dell Ftp Site. In order to install the operating system on your netbook you have to download the .gz … Continue reading

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