The official build of Fedora Core 6 doesn't include Firefox version 2, rather the outdated 1.5. Fortunately, a French
seems to fill the gap.
Apparently, you can also get Firefox 2 from the development branch of Fedora - simply run
So, what is the software that I hate the most? The list could be long, but some applications are internal to places where I worked and are unknown to the rest of the world. From the familiar to an average Internet user things I can mention:
Picasa - I already
about my feelings toward this bastrad child of Google
Windows Media Player - I think its interface is not …
At last, there is a downloadable beta of the Macromedia (now Adobe?) flash player 9 for Linux. For quite a long time release of the Linux version was lagging behind the Windows. Many popular web sites utilized features from the newer versions, and such sites were unusable on Linux.
Download the new plugin from
Property-related indexes are falling on LSE, according to an
in Financial Times. Many analytics mention in their comments, that current property prices in the UK are "unrealistic". Maybe they have been talking about it for long enough to actually cause price drop in the end.
I have just installed AcdSee - and I can tell you it is way better than Google's Picasa. Starting with the simple thing - full screen viewing, and down to the proper interface and all the rest. Picasa looks like a quick hack compared to the slick and polished feeling, provided by AcdSee, and the functionality of the later is very good as well. It will take me some time …
I am testing Drupal 5 beta. A lot of useful modules have not been upgraded yet, but using
I was able to upgrade manually a few of them, including Google Search, Quicktags, Pathfilter and a few others.
Despite high prices and rising interest rates, recent
from mortgage lenders show that the property market is acutally booming, writes BBC. I personally find it hard to explain, taking into account the fact, that the affordability levels are falling throughout the country, and especially in large towns, and the first time buyers often require
to get on the so called property ladder.
In London, according to many …