Tag: wine

Jul 27 2011

Lacking Focus: Mozilla’s Boot to Gecko

Mozilla has finally wandered further in to Microsoft territory with this latest project. Mozilla wants to offer it’s own version of an OS that’s based on a web browser. And while it’s a great idea in theory, it not a good move for them… The playing field is fierce right now with mobile operating systems …

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Nov 13 2009

Impressions: Working with Ubuntu 9.10

I loaded the latest version of Ubuntu the other day to my DELL M60 laptop; it’s about 5 years old and it was really struggling with life as a laptop with Windows. I had issues with power, issues with hibernation and issues with staying connected with my wireless router. I was incurring all these problems …

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Nov 11 2009

Questioning SmartPhones: They just need to work.

There’s this jockeying contest right now for who can be the best Smartphone out there and I don’t really care; I don’t. They’re advertising these Smartphones like they’re the best thing since sliced bread, but it’s not swaying me to change or do any thing special right now. It’s not the feature set of the …

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Nov 07 2008

A Cup’o WINE 1.1.8

I’m consistently impressed with this software package. I dual boot to Ubuntu and while I’ll admit the Ubuntu project is no main stream [yet]; it’s getting there and fast. The open source developers are forging forward and enthusiastically moving for a complete package. While Ubuntu is a great Operating System and comes loaded with great …

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