Today my cellphone got stuck in headset-mode. I mean really got stuck. Nothing seemed to work (reboots, hard reboots, all the ”standard” trix) .
I found out that there are some switch inside the hole for the headset plug that every now and then gets jammed and keep the phone from understanding that there are no plug in the hole.… Fortsätt läsa
Today I found out that the Google Caledar is online! It’s probably worth trying out!… Fortsätt läsa
I have some problems with spam in the comment area in WordPress (this blog). So I started to look for a plugin that could handle this. I have seen that people use captcha (images with letters that you should insert when submitting a post) plugins but since I think that some people might have problems reading the letters I don’t want to use it.… Fortsätt läsa
The Linux Link Tech Show (TLLTS) did an interesting interview with Bruce Perens on the Linux World Expo (LWS). I recommend all people that are interested in software development or open source to listen to the interview.
Most of the interview is spent on discussing legal or licensing problems in the open source community and how Digital Rights Management (DRM) and software patents affect open source development.… Fortsätt läsa
I have a strange problem with Google Desktop. I use the Quick Search as a program lancher but when I do the search in the QuickSearch I don’t get the icons (or the same search results) as when I do the search in the Side Bar.… Fortsätt läsa
To get multiple signatures in Gmail check out this Gmail Tweak.
There are instructions on the website on how to install it. What I had some problem understanding was that one was supposed to download the script, modify it and use that script with Greasemonkey in FireFox.… Fortsätt läsa
Since I got complaints about that people must create an account to comment I added a plug-in called Did You Pass Math?
Be careful not to forget to answer the question, unfortunately it does loose your comment if you miss the quiz!… Fortsätt läsa
The fifth semester (at the IT University) I was part of a six person team that analyzed an existing application written for Mac OS X (in Objective-C), with the ambitions to reuse as much as possible of the application, though changing requirements for it.… Fortsätt läsa
I finaly went to the doctor (1.5 weeks ago) to get advices about my wrist problems. In our house we have this private hospital thingie (akutkliniken) that I went to and it was the best visit to a hospital ever. It took 1 minute to get to the doctor!… Fortsätt läsa
Two weeks ago I decided that I couldn’t continue to have a pain in my wrists any more. So I had some different opportunities where the two closest where to:
- stop using computers more or less or,
- really try to start caring about how I use my computer
I chose the last one, which at first thought seemed to hinder me from being into the software engineering or being into Linux and open source.… Fortsätt läsa
I’m really beginning to enjoy podcasting! It’s nice to find a good use of my mp3player again by getting some news (geeknews in this case).
Top 3, October:
They are all pretty geeky & mostly focused on Linux, so if that’s youre thing you might give them a visit.… Fortsätt läsa
Today I extended my keyboard to include svorak (swedish dvorak) keys as well as qwerty keys! I also added colors to not cheat with my fingers (ok, most because i like colors)!
I’m looking for similar stickers but with white letters.… Fortsätt läsa
We were given a task to pick a technique an explain it in the course Design of complex systems.
I choose the subject Why is there a need for Mono?
An article is available at: http://static.olalindberg.com/2005/051003_ola_lindberg_mono.pdf
Update: This article was voted, by the people attending this course, to be one of the 3 best in this task… Fortsätt läsa
For almost six months I have been using Linux. I have even managed to tame The Gimp.
But I have one issue – I can’t use Linux for video editing. I don’t have that high demands on the cutting tools, but I must be able to use two (or more) video tracks and one (or more) audio track.… Fortsätt läsa