Tag Archives: computing

Backlight

If you use a computer for any amount of time, you may find some backlighting for your computer screen is beneficial. I couldn’t find any medical research that says one way or another whether it’s a good thing or not, … Continue reading

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Developing with Qt

Inspired by the ‘You Win, RIM!‘ post, I decided to shoot some fish in a barrel and look at the situation with Qt. The Qt SDK 1.1 beta was released on 1st March so it’s time to try it out. … Continue reading

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How big is your SDK?

Here’s a little chart that’s part of something bigger I’ve been working on: It shows the relative sizes (in MB) of the various mobile phone platform SDKs. It’s possibly available elsewhere, but as I’ve been playing around with the various … Continue reading

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Drobo good, bad, ugly

Drobo: is it the coolest piece of hardware you could ever buy, or a trainwreck waiting to happen? I’ve been living with mine for almost two years now, so it’s time to report. The basic premise of the Drobo is … Continue reading

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iPad 2

For those that didn’t hear, Apple announced the iPad 2 last night. Thinner, much faster, with front-and-rear cameras, at the same price point. iPad 1 gets $100 off the price. Perhaps the most significant part of the presentation was the … Continue reading

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natty review

I’m off to FOSDEM next weekend, so I’ve got my aged EeePC 901 out of the cupboard. It’s the only laptop I have that can stand up to really long days without a power socket. I’m trying out a selection … Continue reading

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easypeasy review

I’m off to FOSDEM next weekend, so I’ve got my aged EeePC 901 out of the cupboard. It’s the only laptop I have that can stand up to really long days without a power socket. I’m trying out a selection … Continue reading

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Ubuntu Netbook review

I’m off to FOSDEM next weekend, so I’ve got my aged EeePC 901 out of the cupboard. It’s the only laptop I have that can stand up to really long days without a power socket. I’m trying out a selection … Continue reading

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Jolicloud review

I’m off to FOSDEM next weekend, so I’ve got my aged EeePC 901 out of the cupboard. It’s the only laptop I have that can stand up to really long days without a power socket. I’m trying out a selection … Continue reading

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Meego review

I’m off to FOSDEM next weekend, so I’ve got my aged EeePC 901 out of the cupboard. It’s the only laptop I have that can stand up to really long days without a power socket. I’m trying out a selection … Continue reading

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