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08 Jul 2009

Google Chrome OS – Google’s Bing Retaliation

Just a few hours ago Google has announced it will be entering the operating system market. The contestant? Google Chrome...

07 Jul 2009

Musical Tesla Coil Plans [Updated…]

A great deal of people seem to land in my blog searching for the plans for building a Musical Tesla...

07 Jul 2009

Staples Leiria – July 6th 2009

Below is a shot taken in Leiria, Portugal at the doors of the chain retailer Staples. The crowd patiently awaits...

07 Jul 2009

The end of the Ubuntu vs. Windows war!

YAY! Christopher Dawnson over at ZDNet has announced the end of the Ubuntu vs. Windows war, the world is safe...

26 Jun 2009

Story of my Life

Today, I bring you something that happened with me recently and that I think it is worth sharing. As some...

24 Jun 2009

iPhone 3.0 Jailbreak and ultrasn0w? It is out!

It might be old news for some, but I am sure that not everyone is aware of this yet. The...

08 Jun 2009

Was Windows Vista a mistake? Not really!

With the advent of Microsoft’s latest operating system, the Windows 7, many people have come to state that Windows 7...

28 May 2009

Google Summer of Code – Payments Rolling In

Yep, the title says it all. Today I have received my shiny new VISA from Citibank with the initial $505...

25 May 2009

The Mozilla Mystery

Howdy readers, Today I bring you one of the long time mysteries for me. Why in heavens does Mozilla insist...

25 May 2009

Master’s Degree

Alright people, this is really happening 😀 . Today, I got the final acceptance letter from Leicester’s Postgraduate Department. They...

20 May 2009

Office 2007 SP2 reduces interoperability – tough luck?

Jeremy Allison over at ZDNet has just posted an article where in a nutshell he states that Microsoft broke the...

06 May 2009

The First Flaw in Windows 7

Hold your horses, this isn’t a flaw per se. There isn’t a massive hole in Windows 7 that allows the...

27 Apr 2009

Ethical Hacking

‘Times are a changing’ – nowadays more than ever this is true. Companies and individuals rely more and more on...

27 Apr 2009

LG KM900 – You’re doing it wrong

As the newest LG KM900 is released, I can’t help the thought: LG, you’re doing it wrong. Honestly, I do...

20 Apr 2009

Google Summer of Code 2009 – Part 2

Waaaaaaait for it, waaaaait for it……. YES PEOPLE! I was accepted for Google Summer of Code 2009 😀 This will...

19 Apr 2009

Windows 7 RC out – maybe

Alright ladies and gentlemen, the announcement is out: the first (and hopefully only) Release Candidate of the newest, mind blowing,...

10 Apr 2009

Google Summer of Code 2009

I know this post comes a little late and all but I still had to mention it on my blog....

24 Mar 2009

VMWare Unity – The ultimate virtualization?

Would it not be cool to have two operating systems interweaved in the same machine in a seamless manner? What...

12 Mar 2009

What’s hot?

I am certainly not. My life’s about to get shaken up a little and I am going from idleness to...

06 Mar 2009

Accelero Twin Turbo by Artic Cooling – Review

Recently I had been having a problem. My graphics card (a humble PowerColor HD4850) was overheating to smithereens. Each time...