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30 Giu/10

Thunderbird 3 JavaScript, What’s The Deal?

Thunderbird 3 JavaScript, What’s The Deal?

Veteran users of the Thunderbird email client might remember that JavaScript was supported in version 2. Users who have recently upgraded to version 3 of Thunderbird might also have noted that JavaScript is no longer executed by the software, at least in email contexts. So what’s the deal with JavaScript and Thunderbird? The Thunderbird developers have apparently decided to remove JavaScript support in Thunderbird 3. Due to various security considerations. Javascript has been...

30 Giu/10

Panaboard: Panasonic si prepara a dire addio alle lavagne tradizionali

Panaboard: Panasonic si prepara a dire addio alle lavagne tradizionali

I tempi dei castighi scolastici scontati dietro la lavagna sono lontani anni luce ma, oltre a questi ricordi, presto potrebbero essere consegnate al passato anche le stesse lavagne, sostituite da dispositivi che con esse condividono solo più il nome e la funzione. Da tempo sono già infatti in atto progetti di sperimentazione di quelle che vengono definite lavagne elettroniche e, tra le new-entry di questo settore si segnalano i device di Panasonic, che coniugano hardware...

30 Giu/10

1 Million people download Windows Live Messenger for iPhone

1 Million people download Windows Live Messenger for iPhone

It was only released a week ago, but already 1 million people have downloaded Microsoft’s new Windows Live Messenger software for the iPhone.  This has got to make it one of, if not the, fastest moving software in the iPhone app store. In a statement for Microsoft, Michael Chang, Group Product manager for Windows Live Messenger said… “While Messenger for iPhone is relatively new, for many connecting with Messenger friends on your mobile phone is not new. In addition...




30 Giu/10

40 Cool and Creative Ambigram Designs

40 Cool and Creative Ambigram Designs

Have you ever seen a word and read the same word upside down? This is one form of an ambigram. An ambigram (from Latin: ambi both + gram = letter) is a word or words that can be read in more than one direction, where the word reads the same when upside down or turn over to form an entirely new word. The term “ambigram” was first used to mean “ambiguous anagram” by Judith E. Bagai, a former editor of The Enigma, the official organ of The National Puzzlers’...

30 Giu/10

Pin Folders And Files To The Windows 7 Start Menu

Pin Folders And Files To The Windows 7 Start Menu

The Windows 7 Start Menu is made up of two parts; The first screen shows recent items or selected programs depending on the customization of the user, the second a list of all programs that have added an entry to the Start Menu. Programs can be pinned to the first screen of the Start Menu by right-clicking them in Windows Explorer and selecting the Pin To Start Menu context menu entry. This adds the program to the Start Menu so that it can be launched from there. But the option is only...

30 Giu/10

Nuovo lettore 24-in-1 da Lexar: compatibilità quasi totale

Nuovo lettore 24-in-1 da Lexar: compatibilità quasi totale

Spesso ci si trova a fare i conti con la presenza di schede di memoria di tipo diverso, che vanno da quelle presenti nel proprio cellulare a quelle del navigatore satellitare, passando ovviamente per le memory card di fotocamere digitali ed altri dispositivi ancora. Il problema nasce quando occorre trasferire i dati tra esse o verso il PC; in quei casi si può ricorrere ai cavi di connessione di cui dispongono i singoli device, dal momento che la standardizzazione, in questo settore,...

29 Giu/10

Adobe Reader 9.3.3 Released, Fixes Critical Security Issues

Adobe Reader 9.3.3 Released, Fixes Critical Security Issues

Adobe today has released a new version of their pdf readers Adobe Reader and Acrobat raising the versions of said products to 9.3.3 respectively 9.3.3. Affected by the vulnerabilities are Adobe Reader 9.3.2 and earlier for Windows, Macintosh and Unix as well as Adobe Acrobat 9.3.2 and earlier for Windows and Macintosh. The security bulletin sheds some light on the security issues that have been fixed in the release. A total of 17 different vulnerabilities have been fixed in Adobe Reader...

29 Giu/10

Froyo Over-The-Air Updates Hit Nexus Ones This Week

Froyo Over-The-Air Updates Hit Nexus Ones This Week

If you’ve got a Nexus One and have been patiently waiting for the OTA update to Android 2.2, this week’s your week. Google says you’ll get a notification by the end of the week for the update to 2.2. My sources tell me you’ll get it even if you manually installed Froyo, as the official OTA version is a different build number. Here’s the good stuff you get in Froyo; no word yet on other handsets. Continua a leggere – Original Link: Froyo Over-The-Air...

29 Giu/10

Contest: Do Flash Contents Suck? Comment and Win

Contest: Do Flash Contents Suck? Comment and Win

Flash lovers and haters, we’d like to seek your opinion on Flash – Flash content and it’s future. Comment in and win yourself a 1-year subscription to BannerSnack – high quality flash banner maker, or simply just to voice your opinion. The video above is a comic strip created in Flash (with BannerSnack) about a debate on Flash between a designer and a programmer. To view this animated banner you need to have Flash Player 9 or newer installed and JavaScript...

29 Giu/10

Last.fm Free Music Player For Google Chrome

Last.fm Free Music Player For Google Chrome

Last.fm is one of the most popular music portals on the Internet. It offers a wealth of information about bands, musicians, concerts and everything else music related. A popular feature is the ability to play songs directly on the website. Individual songs can be played directly in the web browser. Some songs are offered as 30 second snippets while others are available fully. A playlist option however is not available on those pages, only the ability to play songs of the artist in the...