A day in the life of Danny D'Amours

The great Fredericton flood of 2008?

The Saint John river in New Brunswick is bursting its banks in the 2008 flood. Find out more information on the Fredericton floods and resources for monitoring the floods.

April 30th, 2008 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Fredericton, New Brunswick | 5 comments

VMWare Workstation 6.5 Beta – Unity on Linux

VMWare Workstation 6.5 beta has been released. Here is some information about it and some of my first impressions.

April 25th, 2008 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Tech | 4 comments

Fedora 9 coming down the line…

Fedora 9 is nearing completion. The final freeze of the code has taken place and the code is almost ready to ship. The 29th of April is the expected release date for this cutting edge Linux distribution. There is even a preview of the release notes which lets us see what nice features the upgrade […]

April 10th, 2008 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Linux | no comments

Google’s Android software stack running on Nokia’s N810

Google’s Android mobile platform can now run on Nokia N810 and N800 internet tablets. Find out more details here.

April 8th, 2008 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Android/Mobile | no comments

Editing PDFs or simply marking them up with Inkscape

I’ve often been frustrated with nice PDFs that I wanted to quickly add some detail to or simply modify. Without forking out a lot of money for the Adobe Acrobat suite the only option until now was to take a screen capture and modify the bitmap. Inkscape the open source graphical editing tool has just […]

April 3rd, 2008 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Tech | no comments

Wikipedia popular articles and traffic statistics

Have you ever wondered what people read about on Wikipedia? Are you curious about what articles are the most popular?

Now you can find out.

April 1st, 2008 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Tech | no comments