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OpenPSA demo available

OpenPSA is an Open Source Professional Services Automation system built on top of Midgard and PHP. The system provides management tools for software companies and consultancies. The modules include project management, CRM, help desk and group calendaring.

Reviving the Old Psion Series 5

The Series 5 has two major advantages when compared to laptops: it is small and has a very long battery life. In addition, I happen to have a spare one lying around. We've used this palmtop previously for keeping the travel journals of two motorcycle trips, the 2002 European tour and the 2003 Russian tour. The journals were written using...

Why Web Standards Matter

In addition, Jakob Nielsen has posted an interesting piece on standard elements in web design. His recommendations include several conventions, like always placing a logo link to top-left corner and the search box to top-right corner.
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New Thunderbird and Firefox

In addition, there is now a new promotional website, spreadfirefox.com in beta release. Spread the word. Upgrading both Firefox and Thunderbird from earlier releases went quite painlessly on my Mac OS X box. And now Thunderbird has a cool RSS reader so following my blog will be easier than ever ;-) Updated 2004-09-15 18:48: The Firefox upgrade actually had some...

I'm Moblogging Now

The "messaging device" has a crappy CIF camera, but I think that still the ease of taking photos helps to make my site more live.The procedure for posting a photo is the following:Take a photo with the cameraSelect "sent" from the options -> "send as MMS"Type the photo caption to the MMSSelect "send as email"Then the photo gets sent via...

Introducing Suicide Surfers

Joe and Jay have never surfed, but nevertheless left their regular life and will head soon to Australia to learn surfing. Why? Joe explains in a recent diary entry:

Getting used to the new office

We had been "practicing" cohabitation with the two companies since early June, with the Innopoli2 office mostly serving as a mailbox, and so the move was quite painless. Some of the office infrastructure was changed, like installing our network printers and adding more desks. The office has much less capacity than the combined number of employees in the three companies,...

Endorsing MidCOM's Migration to File System

Current situationTo those unfamiliar with Midgard development, Midgard Framework itself has been written as a C system library and a PHP extension. The Framework provides services like authentication, templating and content storage. The actual Midgard applications are written on that foundation in PHP and stored in the Midgard database as pages and "snippet" objects.MidCOM functions as a component system written...

Wagner's Ring of the Nibelung

The Nibelung's Ring series is based on a combination of Nordic mythologies and medieval German stories. A central part is played by the ring of power forged by dwarf Alberich from the stolen Rhine gold. The struggle for the ring eventually brings about Ragnar√łk, the end of the Norse gods. Wagner composed the series in mid-19th century.While we did not...

Che Guevara's Motorcycle Diaries

First part of the movie tells a very appealing and realistic tale of a motorcycle road trip in the third world. Many of the scenes and situations feel very familiar with my own road trips.After the sad demise of their '39 Norton the movie gets more serious, and describes the Che's Siddhartha-like enlightment through views into the poverty and plight...