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26Jan Empathy’s auto-away

Empathy‘s literally sending the user away with this kind of support. On how to disable the auto-away feature, you can read in the FAQ: How can I disable idling / auto-away? Switch to Pidgin. (not really, missing documentation) Guess I really should stick with pidgin.. Edit: For that and more, I’m back to pidgin!

06Dec Codebits 2009

Wow, that was something! This past 3 days I was at Codebits. That, I have to say, was one of the best tech conferences I’ve ever been.

02Dec SAPO Codebits

Tomorrow I’ll be heading to Lisbon, attending Codebits, a 3 day conference organized by SAPO. Despite the late inscription, I’ve been accepted and since this is my first year attending, I’m really looking forward to it. The place is looking great, ready to accommodate 3 days of hacking by 600 attendees. You can check the […]

25Sep HTC G1 with Android

Coordinated by Google, the Android platform has been finally released into the market! T-Mobile is already accepting pre-orders for the first HTC with it, the G1, being priced at $179.99 (plus taxes and fees; two-year agreement required). You can see the video about it at HTC home page, but before that, here are the specs: […]

04Sep myEpisodes

As follower of several TV series, I sometimes get lost on witch episodes or seasons I’ve already seen or not. Fortunately, Sofia blogged about myEpisodes, an usefull webapp, that can be used to manage exactly this. You just have to select the ones you want to follow and mark the ones you already have and […]

17Jun Firefox 3.0

The final version is finally out! I’ve been using the release cores for a long time now, and they’re outstanding. Definitely, my browser of choice! This new version includes: