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Forum: Competitors 2017-11-04, 07:14
Replies: 259
Views: 43,422
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Purism Librem Phone

Totally nauseated my whole what-was-gonna-be beautiful weekend:



Broadcom wifi chips technology inspires comparison to
Sisyphus trying to pilot a coal-fired submarine.

Truly the eternal...
Forum: Competitors 2017-11-02, 02:41
Replies: 259
Views: 43,422
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Purism Librem Phone

Reminds me of a software development firm I visited recently.

The difference being that they had not just a roadmap
but also a summary on the wall:
* of what was currently being coded, (and who...
Forum: Competitors 2017-10-22, 15:47
Replies: 17
Views: 2,046
Posted By theonelaw
Re: GPW Win 2

too bad it is not another Pocket:

In a heartbeat I would buy another one.
I would guess linux on a Core M? might have less interface issues
Forum: Competitors 2017-10-14, 04:38
Replies: 259
Views: 43,422
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Purism Librem Phone

inch by inch this is happening
Forum: Competitors 2017-09-21, 09:12
Replies: 183
Views: 30,540
Posted By theonelaw
Re: What's the best Handheld gnu/linux machine for 2017?

The Plan (in December)
is to asking for poll nominations
for a poll beginning New Years Day.

The poll will ask what was the best
-delivered and used during 2017-
Handheld gnu/linux device...
Forum: Competitors 2017-09-19, 15:18
Replies: 183
Views: 30,540
Posted By theonelaw
Re: What's the best Handheld gnu/linux machine for 2017?

I confirm the GPD Pocket is not perfect,
but it is very nice out of the box.
I have already begun testing various distros to get a handle on it.
Having a keyboard again is like being back in...
Forum: Competitors 2017-09-18, 14:28
Replies: 183
Views: 30,540
Posted By theonelaw
Re: What's the best Handheld gnu/linux machine for 2017?

509 USD + shipping

at

https://www.aliexpress.com/

delivery was faster than I ever hoped.
Forum: Competitors 2017-09-18, 09:43
Replies: 183
Views: 30,540
Posted By theonelaw
Re: What's the best Handheld gnu/linux machine for 2017?

My brand new GPD Pocket (default Win10, to be sidelined)
has arrived,
but the unBoxing did not go exactly as planned.

I do hope she will give it back to me...
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-09-18, 02:54
Replies: 2,155
Views: 408,829
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Sailfish OS (officially) on Sony Xperia devices

Sounds like the 5122 is definitely the one to get, now !

Do you need to choose the makes very carefully ?

My first guess is that a lousy μSD card might kill a SIM card
(bad experiences with...
Forum: General 2017-09-01, 01:20
Replies: 27
Views: 3,499
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Camera phone competition August 2017: Elements of Design

I am addicted to spirals,

My vote goes for:
9. rm250j, "Spiral staircase", Jolla 1
Forum: General 2017-08-29, 09:05
Replies: 27
Views: 3,499
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Camera phone competition August 2017: Elements of Design

Mine is about light as a decoration.

https://s26.postimg.org/7x1qexc4p/20170821_002b.jpg

I truly did not want to photograph architecture or,
as in this photo, constructions of any sort.
...
Forum: Competitors 2017-08-26, 06:55
Replies: 108
Views: 23,495
Posted By theonelaw
Re: GPD Pocket

Perhaps this should be its own thread,
but from those of us
who have down 'been there done that' disappointment road
may be able to cushion the blow.
(Not just me - I am certain there are...
Forum: Competitors 2017-08-17, 08:30
Replies: 108
Views: 23,495
Posted By theonelaw
Re: GPD Pocket

Even worse,
GPD seem to be trying to do somethings,
but they have some very disturbing tendencies.

As much as I appreciate Kim dotcoms travails,
his mega download service sets off every alarm...
Forum: General 2017-08-04, 07:21
Replies: 27
Views: 3,499
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Camera phone competition August 2017: Elements of Design

Not an uber-connoisseur,
so I had to go look up bokeh :p

This could be an excellent competition
Forum: General 2017-07-31, 02:09
Replies: 36
Views: 4,348
Posted By theonelaw
Forum: Competitors 2017-07-22, 03:20
Replies: 259
Views: 43,422
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Purism Librem Phone

As much as KDE rankles, (old kde 3.5 victim here)
their Plasma is undeniably beautiful
and they (very grudgingly) do tend to have everything 'open'

They, of all people aside from Maemo, can do...
Forum: Neo900 2017-07-22, 03:10
Replies: 2,993
Views: 1,028,000
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Neo900 - finally a successor of N900

... usage of linux package management on your phone (apt-get)?
.√.. enough horsepower to compile on device .√.
... privacy? (given Security we can probably hack privacy ?)
.√.. security? (as no...
Forum: Competitors 2017-07-18, 23:28
Replies: 183
Views: 30,540
Posted By theonelaw
Re: What's the best Handheld gnu/linux machine for 2017?

Frame this somewhere and hang it up where the grandkids might pay attention - they are our only hope now
Forum: Competitors 2017-07-17, 03:44
Replies: 183
Views: 30,540
Posted By theonelaw
Re: What's the best Handheld gnu/linux machine for 2017?

Yet another exquisite beauty.

That reads so attractively that I had to chase this for links:

https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/gemini-pda-android-linux-keyboard-mobile-device-phone#/
= looks...
Forum: Competitors 2017-07-16, 01:36
Replies: 183
Views: 30,540
Posted By theonelaw
Re: What's the best Handheld gnu/linux machine for 2017?

Still hoping this gets airborne,
but:

the official GPD store
https://www.aliexpress.com/store/product/New-Original-GPD-Pocket-7-Inch-Aluminum-Shell-Mini-Laptop-UMPC-Windows-10-System-CPU-x7/...
Forum: Tizen 2017-07-13, 00:22
Replies: 11
Views: 3,625
Posted By theonelaw
Re: A security researcher has found 40 unknown zero-day vulnerabilities in Tizen, the operating system that runs on millions of Samsung products.

They make special calculators for that sort of thing,
but the real question is how can you dumb down a Tizen
to where you could trust it as an internet tether?

Considering how android just...
Forum: General 2017-07-01, 18:38
Replies: 30
Views: 4,244
Posted By theonelaw
Re: What makes phone a success?

Taking a few minutes to Learn something new every day is fun:
http://en.qi-hardware.com/wiki/Ben_NanoNote

copyleft hardware planet (http://en.qi-hardware.com/planet/)

"Quest for camp stove...
Forum: Competitors 2017-07-01, 10:14
Replies: 10
Views: 11,163
Posted By theonelaw
Kovri version of I2P on a Linux Tablet

A very simple necrobump for this pointlessly ancient thread:

This is easy if you have a tablet that can run linux properly.

It consists of exactly two steps:
-Install Debian XFCE
-Install...
Forum: General 2017-07-01, 08:06
Replies: 34
Views: 4,111
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Camera phone competition June 2017: Sports

My pick is Macros (https://talk.maemo.org/showpost.php?p=1529800&postcount=16)

but I was very tempted by the venerable n900 foto by Pichlo
and must acknowledge the beauty in Tomislav's work
Forum: Jolla1 & TOH 2017-06-14, 08:20
Replies: 36
Views: 29,790
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Jolla successor - Yotaphone

Well, the Tags would be different :D

More fun here than reddit, for sure.
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