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Back in business

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Well, long time no see. Please forgive me but I’ve been busy. Now I’m back on track and promise to update the blog as often as possible. I’m also pleased to see that quite a lot of people visit my humble site, so I assume that knowledge gathered here is still useful. Let’s go on than with the news: Read the rest of this entry »


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May 12, 2009 at 21:59

Skype Beta – The end of Skype?

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There has just been released a new beta of Skype 4.0 Beta 3 and Skype for Windows Mobile 2.5 Beta.

Skype Mobile – It  is supposed to work better but looks exactly the same as the old one, still you can’t use voice through EDGE conveniently and sound comes from the rear speaker instead of the ear piece of my Eten. Oh wait, they’ve changed status icons so you can’t tell anymore if the user is on or offline. You can try and install it (remove previous one first), no harm and maybe after throughout tests it will turn out better. Read the rest of this entry »

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December 13, 2008 at 16:12

Skype plugin blocks content in Firefox 3.0

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Recently I’ve reinstalled my parrent’s laptops and they reported some pages not showing parts of the content, images etc (like maps in Google Maps). This was not the case of settings or Adblock and Flashblock either (btw these are coooool addons) but … Skype. Skype automatically installed it’s plugin and I didn’t care as Skype is fine. It looks like the problem is popular, known and described, however it’s worth mentioning as it took some time to realize this was the bugger.

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August 6, 2008 at 09:15

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