Unresponsive iPod? Try this...

Post by Maxime Rousseau

Hardware, ipod, itunes, repair, Software

A friend of mine gave me his iPod the other so that I could fill it up with music while he was busy "reimporting his CDs", but I ran into unbeleivable amounts of trouble with his iPod. I've owned an iPod and fixed a countless amounts of them,…

Folding at Home Nvidia GPU Client Leaked!

Post by Maxime Rousseau

All, at, f@h, folding, folding at home, home, leak, Software

This is fresh off of Overclock.net. Benchmarkreviews, which apparently has a member who had access to the closed beta of the Nvidia GPU client that was planned for next week, leaked the totality of the new client files on their website. Thanks to "Bowman", from OCN, the…

Flickr Uploadr Hits Version 3, Massive Improvement

Post by Maxime Rousseau

All, application, flickr, hosting, photo, photos, pictures, Software, upload, uploader, uploadr

It's a first: I'm one of the first to blog about a piece of software. A happy coincidence really: in the process of the downgrading from Vista to XP x64, I formatted and lost all of my software, and it's today, while trying to upload a single stupid little diagram,…

Synergy, Productivity++

Post by Maxime Rousseau

All, free, multi-tasking, open, productivity, sf, Software, source, sourceforge, synergy

On a computer, we power users don't just do something, we multi-task, ALL. THE. TIME. It's a known and documented fact, we like to juggle with multiple apps that do multiple things, on multiple computers with multiple displays. We want to, no have to, keep constant situational awareness on a…

Widescreen Gaming: Not That Simple

Post by Maxime Rousseau

2, All, battlefield, battlefield 2, bf, enemy territory, et, for, games, gaming, need, need for speed, nfs:s, screen, Software, speed, wide, wolf, wolfenstein

With the purchase of my monitor a few weeks ago and new graphics card just a couple days old, I'm still pretty fresh to the way of life that is using a wide screen monitor. Although with most apps using any resolution is no big deal, as 16:10(monitors)…