Working Beyond Linux

July 4, 2008

The Linux environment appears to work well with Ekiga, a VoIP, IP Telephony and Video Conferencing application that allows users to make audio and video calls to remote users with SIP or H.323 compatible hardware and software. Formerly known as GnomeMeeting, Ekiga is considered a very robust application with a lot of maturity in it.

Off-Linux adoption for Ekiga however, remains a problem due to one particular hindrance – router bypassing. There are ongoing works that aim to overcome
this but no foolproof solution has been presented as yet. Its use is highly encouraged by the open source movement which hopes to make Ekiga the choice for users.

Nokia PC Suite for Linux with ObexTool on Ubuntu Gutsy

November 12, 2007

This How-To will might works with many NOKIA Mobile Phone, especially for Nokia 3230, 6670, 6680, 6682 e 7610, 6120, Sony Ericsson Z1010, LG U8110/8120.
However I wrote this How-To after configuring correctly my new NOKIA 6120 on Ubuntu Gutsy 7.10. So, this how-to is intended for people that runs Ubuntu Gutsy and have NOKIA 6120 Mobile Phone.



New and fresh Linux tablet device: EB MIMD

October 11, 2007

This new and fresh device is developed by Elektrobit and use an Intel Menlow as it’s CPU core.

Why it is called MIMD? Because it’s name means Mobile Internet Multimedia Device. It’s features are: built-in WiFi, Bluetooth, WiMax and HSDPA. It has a GPS system embedded and a Digital Camera with 3.2Mpixel of resolution.

LCD display size is 4.8″ with a max resolution of 1024*600 pixel and touch screen system. It has 2 Micro SD slot to expand its memory.



New ASUS eee PC series with Linux – 199$ notebook

October 9, 2007

Asus eee PC is a beautyful and clean design Notebook with Linux as Operating System.

This PC is divided in four versions: EEE PC 4G, EEE PC 2G, EEE PC 2G SURF, EEE PC 2G Pure. Every version has a built-in WIFi 802.11 b/g to connect over Internet everywhere. This PC is good solutions to people that loves surfing on Internet chat and call their friends by skype.

It is very useful to see immediately your digital photos of your digital camera. In fact it have a built-in flash card reader. His interfaces is very user friendly and is 7″ display is sufficient to make is job.