Gambas – the first Visual Basic-style environment for Linux

Gambas is a free development environment based on a Basic interpreter with object extensions, like Visual Basic™ (but it is NOT a clone !). With Gambas, you can quickly design your program GUI, access MySQL or PostgreSQL databases, pilot KDE applications with DCOP, translate your program into many languages, create network applications easily, and so […]

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Bush Website Blocked Outside N. America

acey72 writes “The BBC News are reporting that George W Bush’s re-election website (don’t bother if you aren’t in the USA) is blocked to people accessing it from outside the USA. Netcraft spotted the change on Monday, and have a report on the matter. Oh well, at least John Kerry’s site still works for us […]

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motorbike sounds

Motorbike Sounds

Use mouth to emulate sound of different brand motorbikes. Download: motosounds.zip

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How Dare You?!

Wow! wow~ This is terrible…

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Yahoo, Adobe Team On Search

Yahoo and Adobe Systems announced a partnership Monday to combine Adobe’s PDF format with Yahoo’s Internet services. The companies said in a statement that they would work on a number of joint projects, including the creation of an online service to convert Web content into PDF (Portable Document Format) files and a toolbar that would […]

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ICQ Offer Video Chat

Applications created under the program are known as ICQ Xtraz, and now include video chat, several games and a sketching tool that lets users create custom avatars. The video chat application, announced Monday, works only with ICQ 4.0 on PCs running Microsoft’s Windows XP operating system. [ Read News.com ] How To Open a message […]

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Apple Unveils Color iPod, U2 Edition

SAN JOSE, Calif.–Apple Computer on Tuesday unveiled a color screen version of its popular iPod music player, in addition to a special-edition version in partnership with rock band U2. The color model can also be used to display photos, either on its own screen or on a TV set. It comes in two capacities: a […]

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PalmOne Treo 650 Smartphone

…the smart-phone update has a higher-resolution screen and a faster processor than the previous top-of-the-line model, the Treo 600. Additions include a removable battery and Bluetooth wireless connectivity. An improved VGA camera promises to work better in low-light situations and to record video as well as still images. Overall, though, PalmOne felt that it had […]

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iRiver Linux Portable Media Player

iRiver has formally introduced its Linux-based Portable Media Player (PMP) family in the UK. The device maker also said this week that it has cut the price of its H series colour digital music players. The PMP-120 and PMP-140, each equipped with a 20GB and a 40GB 1.8in hard drive, respectively, provide MP3, ASF, WMA […]

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Malaysia Idol TV Ad: YMCA

The Malaysia Idol TV advertisement video. Very funny! I like it very much!

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Singapore Dumps Microsoft, Goes Open Source

The Defense Ministry of Singapore, the latest government agency to spurn Microsoft for open source, said this week that it’s turning to the OpenOffice application suite rather than updating Microsoft Office. According to the Bloomberg news service, the agency is installing the for-free OpenOffice suite on new PCs replacing older models. The decision to go […]

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