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MeeGo Startup Jolla Signs Phone Deal

aurasdoom Re:cutting edge HW (63 comments)

But... why? What would you do with that kind of hardware? There are almost NO APPS on that platform.

more than 2 years ago
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Sergey Brin Demos Google Glasses Prototype

aurasdoom Re:WTF Google article... (122 comments)

And you're too stupid to figure out that's not a google website.

more than 2 years ago
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HTC Walks From Palm Bid, Will Lenovo Step Up?

aurasdoom Re:HTC not beholden to Google or MS (97 comments)

Well, he did not make the calls from the iPhone but he could receive text messages and phone calls and the voice comm really worked

more than 4 years ago
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Microsoft Releases Prototype of Research OS "Barrelfish"

aurasdoom Re:Windows vs Mac (366 comments)

you don't have to type uppercase.

more than 5 years ago
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Microsoft Launches New "Get the Facts" Campaign

aurasdoom Re:It's Too Late, I'm Done with IE (524 comments)

Really? You think Firefox is fast? Faster than IE8? On what planet is that? And also, you need about 8bg of ram for Firefox to open 50 tabs and when one tab crashes, well, you're ass raped.

more than 5 years ago
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Intel Buys Embedded Software Vendor Wind River

aurasdoom Android (141 comments)

They developed it. And some of the work was done in my hometown.

more than 5 years ago
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Harsh Words From Google On Linux Development

aurasdoom Re:Yes. (948 comments)

And no one actually uses it.

more than 5 years ago
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Microsoft Rebrands Live Search As "Bing"

aurasdoom Re:organized results (443 comments)

3 searches instead of one. Hm...

more than 5 years ago
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Mac OS X Users Vulnerable To Major Java Flaw

aurasdoom Re:cell phones? (306 comments)

Actually Java SE is not Java ME

more than 5 years ago
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Turn Your iPhone Into a Web Server

aurasdoom Re:Hah, you wish (158 comments)

Um.. how? Do they have special traffic tracking software on your phone? Rewriting the firmware (at a proper phone manufacturer approved service) doesn't help?

more than 5 years ago
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Ubuntu 9.04 Is As Slick As Win7, Mac OS X

aurasdoom Re:screenshots? (871 comments)

He's right. I'm on a macbook and there's no Printscreen button on my keyboard.

more than 5 years ago
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Big Swedish Filesharing Server Seized

aurasdoom Re:Not like The Pirate Bay (423 comments)

Let's ban all american gun shops, because those are the places where people buy guns to kill other people or rob banks & such.

more than 5 years ago
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MS Says Windows 7 Will Run DirectX 10 On the CPU

aurasdoom Re:Imagine a DX 10 game on an 800mhz CPU -SSE/MMX (503 comments)

You seem to have missed the point.
It's not meant to play games, but to run Direct X 10 based apps without a direct x 10 card.

more than 5 years ago

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Can Comcast impose trademark over twitter clients?

aurasdoom aurasdoom writes  |  more than 4 years ago

aurasdoom (1279164) writes "Yesterday we received a copyright infringement letter from Comcast's lawyers over the trademark "CHIRP" as in their CHIRP.com "social networking" site. We are the developers of an iPad twitter client called Chirp Frame and we believe that "chirp" is a word linked to twitter more than Comcast's site (who uses that?). Comcast's lawyers believed that if the site has twitter feeds for the tv series they show there people will get confused about our app, but we asked other app store developers that developed twitter clients with the word Chirp and they haven't been pursued by the corp. Do they have a case or are they just going to see if we will conform to their letter?"
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Instant messaging gateway paip>to goes into bet

aurasdoom aurasdoom writes  |  more than 6 years ago

aurasdoom writes "A start-up formed by students from Romania have developed an instant messaging gateway called paip>to. You can use paip for your website/app to communicate to IM users and vice versa via a webservice. The beta currently implements yahoo messenger protocol."
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The GTA IV censorship

aurasdoom aurasdoom writes  |  more than 6 years ago

aurasdoom writes "With the hype sorrounding GTA IV some gamers got hold of the game almost a week before the release date. Some of them have taken shots of them playing the game and uploading them to video sites like youtube and gametrailers but they all got deleted. So what's this called? Isn't this censorship? Youtube says it's violating Take 2's copyright laws so I guess there must be a secret gta iv clause that forbids you to release screens of the game before it's officially released? There are a lot of games that have gameplay video on youtube and gametrailers and those haven't been deleted for years."

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