Monthly Archives: August 2009

Slashdot | James Murdoch Criticizes BBC For Providing “Free News”

August 31, 2009

News Corporation’s James Murdoch says that a ‘dominant’ BBC threatens independent journalism in the UK and that free news on the web provided by the BBC made it ‘incredibly difficult’ for private news organizations to ask people to pay for their news. via Slashdot | James Murdoch Criticizes BBC For Providing “Free News”. It...

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How to run Mac OS X on a generic PC

August 27, 2009

How to run Mac OS X on a generic PC No need for hacked software via How to run Mac OS X on a generic PC • Register Hardware. References: EFi-X Install Chamaleon

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Murdoch: faremo pagare le notizie online – Corriere della Sera

August 10, 2009

NEW YORK – La News Corp., gigante delle comunicazioni che fa capo a Rupert Murdoch, potrebbe far pagare l’accesso alle notizie online a partire dalla metà del prossimo anno, ribadendo un’idea che lo stesso Murdoch aveva già annunciato lo scors0 8 maggio. Inoltre News Corp. potrebbe rompere l’alleanza con Amazon sul lettore digitale Kindle,...

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Zopa: luci e ombre

August 8, 2009

Zopa (acronimo di Zone of possible agreement)  è un network peer to peer di prestiti on line, gestito da Maurizio Sella  (cugino di quarto grado dell’ omonimo ex presidente dell’ Abi, per i dettagli consultate questo articolo del Corriere del 12 maggio 2008). Zopa è il tentativo di offrire un intermediario (alla eBay) tra chi offre credito...

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WebDAV versus Sshfs

August 3, 2009

At Gioorgi.com we evaluted a internet file system common gateway for connecting network resources. We compared two solutions: a webdav file system and an ssh-fs file system. The solution should be viable via MacOSX and Linux, but also Windows support will be a plus. WebDAV Samba and NFS are for sure more fast and...

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