Category: tech

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Nov
2008
Posted in tech

Adobe AIR 1.5 released, what changed?

Adobe AIR 1.5 has been released today for Mac OS X and Windows. Linux is still at version 1.1. So…

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Jul
2008
Posted in tech

Quicktime on Safari – Question Mark

Ok, I don’t know what it is with my OS X install lately after installing OS update 10.5.4 but things…

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06
Jul
2008
Posted in tech

Mac OS X – Files won’t go in the Trash

Most likely your Trash folder is not owned by you anymore. To fix: Open Terminal.app, and type in the next…

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Mar
2008
Posted in tech

VNC to OS X Leopard from Windows

Here are the steps: Download RealVNC Launch it Select the Options… button Select the Full Colour (all available colours) radio…

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20
Feb
2008
Posted in tech

Linus Torvalds on Git, at Google

Linus Torvald’s talk at Google, about Git, a distributed version control system. I screen-captured his slides, and they are available…

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Feb
2008
Posted in tech

uif2iso on OS X

Keep getting an “invalid argument” error when using Luigi Auriemma’s uif2iso after compiling on Mac OS X? In a nutshell,…

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Feb
2008
Posted in tech

Cross-platform JNI (Java Native Interface) with NetBeans

Recently I had a programming challenge in that I estimated a feature for this Java application that needed to know…

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13
Feb
2008
Posted in tech

NetBeans for Ruby on Rails on Mac OS X

If you have NetBeans 6.0 and you want to use the bundled JRuby, you might as well get 6.0.1 if…

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Jan
2008
Posted in photography tech

Re-evaluating my Digital SLR

I have a Pentax K10D. It’s been a year since I bought it, and I love it – but I…

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Dec
2007
Posted in photography tech

Sanyo Eneloop Rechargeable Batteries

What’s the difference between the Sanyo Eneloop Rechargeable Batteries  and regular rechargeable batteries, you ask? They retain their charge longer….