Compact Menu 2 replaces the menu bar with a single icon. This saves a good 20-30 pixels of vertical screen space in Firefox. Much needed space on the Mini’s small display.
Well, I’ve had my Dell Mini 10v for two days now. Here’s a list of thoughts about it in no particular order.
Some basic tips on traveling around Runes of Magic. Nothing special, just explaining how to use the methods provided in game to all players.
In both politics and commerce there is a flaw in the perception of voting. People vote thinking that they are communicating their intent to the entity their vote was cast. The problem is, this is simply not the case. As a result what we often vote for isn’t what we get. Here are two examples.
In my last post I described how voting via commerce is not a precise way to convey preferences. Even so I still tailor my purchases on the off chance that purchasing one product or another will provide sufficient support for the market to shift in a way I desire. I have been eyeing a Dell Mini 9 for over a year now. Not because it is a sleek Netbook but because Dell is the first major PC manufacturer to embrace Linux on their desktops, laptops and netbooks. I wanted to reward them with my business but needed to do so in a way that let them know it was Linux, not their hardware, which brought me to their doors. Sometimes, however, principles can be so frustrating!
This is the video version of the blog I wrote near the beginning of the year. It has to do with UI programming, what it is, and how it benefits MMOs. Since the UI is so visual having a video version seemed a natural idea.
Here’s the original blog post which goes into far more detail than the time I had for this video.