iBook G3 12" replaced a broken harddisk →
I’ve just finished taking apart my old iBook G3 12” to replace the harddisk. After six years it didn’t work properly any more. It took me about an hour to follow the step by step guide to get to the HDD. After replacing it I followed the steps backwards and reassembled the iBook. Right now Tiger is installing. All looks fine. The operation was a full success I would say....
October 17, 2007 Third Party Applications on the iPhone Let me just say it: We...– Apple - Start I’m especially thrilled by the P.S.. Third party apps for the iPod touch is something to look forward to. I opens clompletely new opportunities on how to use this clever little device.
Chaosradio: CRE048 FreeBSD →
Today I listened to the latest Chaos Radio Express podcast which was on Free BSD a Unix operating system. I learned quite a lot. If I had more time I would really like to set up a Free BSD server. Of course I was also interested in this topic because it is related to OS X which is based on another BSD, called Darwin.
Questions You Should Never Ask a Writer →
In the context of Doris Lessing’s recent appointment to the Nobel Prize the New York Times reprinted a piece Ms Lessing had written 15 years earlier. What I found interesting was her point of view with regard to how much Communism with its way of thinking and talking has crept into our lives. Political correctnes is, she says, a child of Communism. Many people try to find out what a novel...
Doris Lessing's Road to the Nobel Prize for... →
She is 88 now and had to wait for a long time to be finally awarded the Nobel Prize for literature. Doris Lessing is one of the really great authors of our time. The Nobel Prize is well deserved but should have been awarded many years earlier. I’ve read some shorter pieces and read one of her novels.
Smashing Pumpkins →
That’s the way it should be. A successful band alows its fans to upload bootlegs, videos, photos and more to share with the community. The Smashing Punpkins will sell their albums nevertheless. They know. Give freely to your fans and they will spend for their gratitude is infinite.