Daily Archives: March 25, 2011

Libya: Sobering Up

It has been a turbulent few weeks in Libya with the revolution seeming nearly to be crushed by Gaddafi until the world took over the airspace. Out of chaos has come a lot of progress but militarily, the revolutionaries are … Continue reading

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Google on my Desktop

I run Debian GNU/Linux on my desktop and it is mostly Free Software. However, I do have a few packages that are not fully Free: vrms -e Non-free packages installed on nb firmware-iwlwifi Binary firmware for Intel Wireless 3945, 4965 … Continue reading

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Power Matters

Acer has introduced a new series of tablets: W500 – running “7” on a 9watt AMD Fusion CPU A500 – running Android with 1 watt Integra CPU That W500 will run from 4 to 6 hours on a charge. Is … Continue reading

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