Archive for the Technology Category

Teamviewer better than gotoMeeting

I was surprised how often I encountered gotoMeeting over the last few years. I did not really like the software: […]

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Meine Rückblick auf 2015 bei Jaxenter

Meine Beiträge zu "Entwickler blicken zurück auf 2015", Teile 1 – 5: https://jaxenter.de/10-geheimtipps-sprachen-tools-frameworks-32420 https://jaxenter.de/gadgets-2015-32471 https://jaxenter.de/software-projekte-die-2015-enttaeuscht-haben-32479 https://jaxenter.de/10-technologien-mit-denen-sie-sich-2016-befassen-sollten-32491 https://jaxenter.de/java-9-verschoben-was-entwickler-wirklich-darueber-denken-32505

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Support the #TrueCrypt fork (and download the uncrippled 7.1a)

TrueCrypt is shutting down. I strongly doubt that the official reason (loss of interest) is the true one.  Why release […]

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How to prevent 1&1 and Vodafone to change HTML and Images

I was really annoyed when I switched to 1&1, and I noted that images where compressed and HTML and JavaScript […]

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Google Apps Status Page

Just found a really useful link.  The Google Apps Status Page shows whether there are problems with any Google app […]

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Synaptics Touchpad & USB Mouse at the same time

While Touchpad and USB Mouse worked out of the box on my T61 running Ubuntu 8.04, I prefer the synaptics […]

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Under construction…

Ich bin am umstrukturieren, daher sind in Moment ein paar Links kaputt. Das wird in den nächsten Tagen in Ordnung […]

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Generate your own QR-Code

When I was in Japan, I loved the fact that there were QR-Codes all over the place – QR-Codes are […]

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Citizendium as an alternative to Wikipedia?

Are you worried about rogue content in Wikipedia?  Citizendium will try to be an alternative.  Or will it just be […]

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Ubuntu: Problem with international Keyboard Layouts

I was very close to dumping Ubuntu. This has so far been the best Desktop Linux distribution I ever worked with, and I really liked the ease of use. But one day, something broke. It didn’t allow me to switch between keyboard layouts any more! As I often have to compose texts in German, this is a big deal, and quite a problem. I was exploring the various forums for months! I found quite a few people who had the same problem, but nobody with a solution that actually worked for me.

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