A day in the life of Danny D'Amours

Blip.fm – All those blipping DJs and their music….

Are looking to listen to some new music or perhaps some of your old favourites? Do you enjoy sharing your latest discovery with your buddies or perhaps reminisce over an “classic” tune? Have you ever wondered if you were the only person in the world that still liked to listen to an obscure band like […]

August 22nd, 2008 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Entertainment, Tech | 2 comments

Instantiations releases WindowBuilder Pro 6.7

Shortly after the release of Eclipse 3.4, Instantiations released version 6.7.0 of their Eclipse based Java GUI design toolset WindowBuilder Pro. Version 6.7.0 includes the following components: Swing Designer 6.7 SWT Designer 6.7 GWT Designer 5.0 (despite the release notes claiming it contains 4.0.0) New features The most important feature of this release is that […]

August 20th, 2008 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Eclipse, Java | 4 comments

Updating a N810 to Diablo (OS2008 aka maemo 4.1)

Upgrading to Diablo Although it has been out for a while, I just recently had the opportunity to update to the latest OS 2008 (4.2008.23-14) which is based on maemo 4.1 codenamed Diablo. No more flash upgrades thanks to SSU Maemo 4.1 introduces a new feature called Seamless Software Update (SSU) which drastically changes how […]

August 15th, 2008 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Android/Mobile | no comments

Do you think that your data is private? Not if you travel across borders…

Do you think that data on your computer or laptop is private? Think again; especially if you travel to or from the United States. The Power of Big Brother Homeland Security Big Brother a.k.a. the US Department of Homeland Security has deemed that if you are crossing the border, they can pretty much do whatever […]

August 6th, 2008 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Tech | no comments