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30 Giu/09

Firefox 3.5 Now Available–Google Gears, Tab Mix Plus Not Yet Compatible

Firefox 3.5 Now Available–Google Gears, Tab Mix Plus Not Yet Compatible

The official release of Firefox’s latest version 3.5 is accessible for download by the non-beta-testing accessible today. The association at Mozilla Add-ons do a abundant job of nudging their addendum authors to accomplish their plan accordant with new versions. Still, a few add-ons aren’t there yet, notably Google Gears (not hosted at Mozilla Add-ons) and Tab Mix Plus. Update: Testers tell me a developer build of Tab Mix Plus is Firefox 3.5 compatible. Thanks...

30 Giu/09

Windows 7 Keyboard Shortcuts to Increase Productivity

Windows 7 Keyboard Shortcuts to Increase Productivity

via Wikipedia With all the less pleasant verdicts about Vista, Windows 7 is perhaps PC users’ next best news. Codenamed Blackcomb, this new Microsoft operating system is surely a successor over it’s predecessor Windows XP and definitely Vista. With Microsoft to end their support for Windows XP in 2014, we figured Windows 7 will be completely taking over things in the next year or so. If you are a Windows users it’s probably time for a change, or at least...

30 Giu/09

Obama USB drive: il presidente USA diventa tascabile grazie ad Active Media

Obama USB drive: il presidente USA diventa tascabile grazie ad Active Media

Il primo presidente afro-americano della storia degli Stati Uniti d'America è noto per la sua familiarità con l'hi-tech, a tal punto che sta introducendo pesanti mutamenti nell'organizzazione della confederazione dei 52 stati che rappresenta sul fronte della tecnologia, ma di certo non poteva supporre che una USB key potesse essere commercializzata recando il suo nome. E' invece quanto sta avvenendo con gli Obama USB Drive di Active Media, un'azienda...


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30 Giu/09

OffiSync Provides Google Syncing and Searches Inside Office [Downloads]

OffiSync Provides Google Syncing and Searches Inside Office [Downloads]

Windows: Free Office 2003 & 2007 plug-in OffiSync lets desktop users open documents from, and save to, Google Docs‘ online servers, but that’s nothing amazingly new. A newer Google Search option does, however, integrates powerful image and web searches. That means that, rather than relying on Microsoft’s Clip Art repository, or switching away from Office to search for a usable picture, you can hit the Google Search button on your Office toolbar. Hit that button,...

30 Giu/09

Nikon D3000: nuova entry-level nel settore delle reflex digitali?

Nikon D3000: nuova entry-level nel settore delle reflex digitali?

L'attesa degli utenti Nikon potrebbe essere finita; a due mesi e mezzo dal rilascio della D5000, potrebbe essere la volta di un nuovo modello, finora debolmente ventilato dai soliti bene informati: la D3000. In rete circolano in fatti da qualche giorno alcune fotografie di quella che potrebbe essere la nuova entry-level dell'azienda giapponese in ambito reflex digitali. Abbandonato il layout proprio della D300, che prevedeva la ghiera di selezione delle funzioni alla sinistra...

30 Giu/09

Is The Desktop PC Dead? [Ask The Readers]

Is The Desktop PC Dead? [Ask The Readers]

Desktop sales fell by 23 percent last year across the computer industry. In the U.S., 80 percent of sales went to notebooks. Gizmodo declares the desktop dead, but we’re wondering if you see a future for non-mobile systems. Photo by coda. Our gadget-focused sibling argues that a laptop can now do everything a desktop can do, only more simply, wirelessly, and with a negligible price difference. While they concede that graphics and hard drive performance, for the most part, are generally...

30 Giu/09

Remains of the Day: Europeans Charge Each Other’s Phones Edition [For What It’s Worth]

Remains of the Day: Europeans Charge Each Other’s Phones Edition [For What It’s Worth]

Microsoft rolls out official video tours of Windows 7, the Pirate Bay sails into YouTube territory, and Europe taunts U.S. cellphone owners with efficient charging cords. Tour Windows 7Four surprisingly concise videos showing off a few of Windows 7’s flashier features. For our non-WMV-file take on the hitlist, try 10 things to look forward to in Windows 7 [Microsoft]. The Video Bay, Now in BetaThe site itself warns you shouldn’t “expect anything to work at all,”...

30 Giu/09

Who shares your shared hosting?

Who shares your shared hosting?

I host my website on shared hosting. My connection is too slow and unreliable to justify running my own server and I have no need to hire a dedicated server or a VPS. Consequently, many other websites are hosted on the same box as mine and I have often wondered their nature. In addition to curiosity, this could be used to check to see you agree with the ethical stance of your webhost, to check to see if any of the other sites drain resources (thus slowing your site) and to check for any...

30 Giu/09

Ksplice Offers No-Reboot Ubuntu Security Fixes [Downloads]

Ksplice Offers No-Reboot Ubuntu Security Fixes [Downloads]

Linux: If you’re running a server, always-on media box, or other system that’s powered by Ubuntu, you probably don’t love having to reboot just to install security updates. Ksplice, a semi-free service, eliminates the need for downtime. Ksplice operates in way strikingly similar to Ubuntu’s built-in Update Manager, checking for the latest vulnerabilities and fixes posted by Linux system administrator and builders around the globe and pinging you when updates are...

29 Giu/09

Wireshark 1.2 Includes 64-Bit Support, Mapping Integration [Networking]

Wireshark 1.2 Includes 64-Bit Support, Mapping Integration [Networking]

Windows/Mac/Linux: Popular network analyzer Wireshark threw a lot of useful features into its 1.2 update, giving net traffic watchers OpenStreetMap+GeoIP integration, new capture file support, and other updates. The previously featured utility is just as net-geeky as ever, showing packet movements as they happen along DNS, TCP, UDP, and other protocols and interfaces. On top of that, the app formerly known as Ethereal added a bunch of conveniences and tweaks: Display filters now autocomplete. A...