Archive for September, 2008

Last.FM Releases Highly Anticipated iPhone App Update

Posted in Apple, iPhone, Uncategorized on September 29, 2008 by v1ruz

Last.FM has finally released the highly anticipated update to their iPhone application. Initial App Store reviews for the debut of the Last.FM app weren’t very high. The app is currently rated at three stars, compared to its competitor Pandora’s five star app.

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Installing Google Android SDK 1.0 On Ubuntu 8.04 Desktop

Posted in Android, Google on September 25, 2008 by v1ruz

This guide explains how you can install the Google Android SDK 1.0 on an Ubuntu 8.04 desktop. With this stable release of the Android SDK, you can now develop applications for Android smartphones (like T-Mobile’s G1) and offer them on the Android Market.

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7 Open Source Version Control Systems Reviewed

Posted in Developing on September 22, 2008 by v1ruz

This article reviews some of the top open-source version control systems and tools that make setting up a version control system easy.

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8 CSS Techniques for Charting Data

Posted in Developing on September 21, 2008 by v1ruz

There are many ways you can present numerical, chartable data by styling elements using CSS. Using CSS to style your data prevents you from relying on static images and increases your content’s accessibility.

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Microsoft’s ‘I’m a PC’ campaign created with Macs

Posted in Apple, Various on September 20, 2008 by v1ruz

…not even Microsoft itself can wean itself off the Mac…

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Perfect Lego Mac Pro Is Two Computers in One

Posted in Apple, Mod on September 20, 2008 by v1ruz

At first sight, this looked like a perfect working reproduction of a Mac Pro made of Lego, so I was ready to call it the best Lego computer in the history of best Lego computers. Then, when I learnt that it houses one full PC running Mac OS X and a Mac Mini. And when I finally saw the Steve Jobs minifig standing there, nerdgasm ensued.

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Free Alternatives to 10 Popular Commercial Mac Applications

Posted in Apple, Software on September 19, 2008 by v1ruz

List of the most frequently used Mac applications and provided a free counterpart for each of them. Hopefully, they’ll serve you as well as the paid versions.

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