Wednesday, January 10, 2007

Apple iPhone introduced

Yesterday Apple introduced the Apple iPhone and just after few hours from the introduction, the net is full of posts about it. Well, nice UI, nice controls, elegant design: just what was expected from Apple. But in no ways could I say that the iPhone is revolutionary. Impressive yes, but not revolutionary.

We'll see how iPhone manages to face the competition at the mobile phone markets. I'm sure it will cut a decent slice, but will it threaten Nokia, Motorola and Sony Ericsson? It will if we believe this article from Times magazines. I guess it won't...

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Friday, January 05, 2007

List of basic open source SW for Windows

I found a nice little list of Windows open source software. The list contains the most common programs for a common user and each of the software, at least on the "Basics" section, is easy to use and well documented. I even started to make few modifications on one of the note taking software to make it fit my needs better. I'll come back about how that turns out.

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