Monthly Archives: January 2010

My dual monitor desktop

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Today I bought a new (old) 17″ LCD monitor and decided that I too will have a dual display on my desktop. At first I wanted to buy another graphic card, but I figured out that my on-board GeForce Nvidia 7050 PV works like two independent graphic cards and has two outputs, one VGA and one DVI. So all I… Read more »

Importing Thunderbird contacts to Gmail – without Thunderbird

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Today I had an interesting task to complete. My father, who used to use Thunderbird for his mail client, has switched to Gmail. The reason was, well, that his computer got crowded with trojans and viruses so he re-installed his Windows OS. The swich to Gmail was a success, except for the contacts. They have stayed in the old Thunderbird… Read more »

Mozilla Firefox 3.6 available (new version)

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I’m a little surprised that a new version of Mozilla Firefox (yes, version 3.6) is already in its final stage and available for download as I write this. I was waiting for it the whole day since the news was published. There were two release candidates before the final version (RC1 and RC2) and it seems that Mozilla decided to… Read more »