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Forum: Alternatives 2018-10-07, 08:48
Replies: 64
Views: 12,423
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Necuno Mobile

I am mildly interested because it is not a phone.

Recent events in my travels reveal that the Telcos around the planet
are primarily enforcing one hegemony or the other:

You get a "choice"...
Forum: General 2018-08-07, 01:38
Replies: 2
Views: 714
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Wicked. Zerophone being built live on Twitch

HA haha hahaha ! :D

This defies vocabulary.

How to summarize the feeling
of watching someone else
going through a 'painstaking' procedure
that will obviously consume weeks of bandwidth to...
Forum: Competitors 2018-08-07, 01:28
Replies: 471
Views: 116,110
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Purism Librem Phone

me too

I use Xfce on a variety of tablets with zero problem.
after the original hours fiddling to personalize.

Which means that some team with a few hours
could institutionalize whatever...
Forum: General 2018-08-05, 05:56
Replies: 22
Views: 2,383
Posted By theonelaw
Re: (Again???) Turing Space Industries

Turing
probably has a new product delivery system 'in the works'.


No doubt it uses quantum mechanics for the physical delivery.

Already tested with Schrödinger's cat...
Forum: Neo900 2018-07-30, 05:04
Replies: 100
Views: 10,818
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Who is still interested in Neo900?

The Neo900 should happen, anyway.

Any hope to escape the Android prison would benefit in some small way
by whatever even a mere 67% success would achieve.

There is no downside to launching the...
Forum: Neo900 2018-07-15, 05:02
Replies: 3,160
Views: 1,172,590
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Neo900 - finally a successor of N900

You are so cruel
to dredge up that fully functional memory
in the context of something that never was and never will be.

Before enjoying the Vic20 I was programming
the [OSI...
Forum: Alternatives 2018-06-27, 08:19
Replies: 84
Views: 13,669
Posted By theonelaw
Re: First thoughts concerning Plasma Mobile and Ubuntu Touch on Nexus 5

Should I hold my breath while waiting for improvement ? :eek:
Forum: Competitors 2018-06-04, 02:17
Replies: 147
Views: 46,392
Posted By theonelaw
Re: GPD Pocket

Version 1 runs Xubuntu just short of excellently,
but the new specs seem to indicate a blunder in the making.


I suspect there is some industrial "rule of thumb"
about the second version of a...
Forum: Competitors 2018-05-22, 11:54
Replies: 471
Views: 116,110
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Purism Librem Phone

If I thought there was any chance of making it work well,
I would.

As it is,
it looks like a lot of time and effort I cannot quite afford these days
Forum: Competitors 2018-05-19, 11:14
Replies: 617
Views: 191,568
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Latest And Greatest!

First terminal I ever faced required a manual to operate.
(1970)
possibly the most non-intuitive thing ever created
Forum: Competitors 2018-05-17, 08:42
Replies: 147
Views: 46,392
Posted By theonelaw
Re: GPD Pocket

WoW! - you got the exact wrong iso, :eek:.


I loaded a xubuntu iso from https://apt.nexus511.net/
and it works fantastic. (+ some minor tweaks)
There are other newer efforts which may...
Forum: Competitors 2018-05-17, 06:11
Replies: 147
Views: 46,392
Posted By theonelaw
Re: GPD Pocket

This triggered me to revisit trying MX on this
(using Ubuntu at the moment)

I had downloaded their latest 17.1 for a different project,
and I see it boots okay (screen is sideways, :rolleyes:...
Forum: Development 2018-05-17, 05:36
Replies: 24
Views: 4,325
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Charu search engine

Searx is very nicely done.
Forum: Development 2018-05-15, 21:43
Replies: 24
Views: 4,325
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Charu search engine

If you could replace
the YACY search engine (https://yacy.net/en/index.html)

which is bogged down with java,
that might be "waayyy cool".
Forum: Competitors 2018-05-09, 10:52
Replies: 147
Views: 46,392
Posted By theonelaw
Re: GPD Pocket

With no apparent support for linux firmwares etc.

Slogging through the syrupy universe of Microsoft
on an even weaker cpu must be some new form of masochism.
<squint>
Doing such on a pocket...
Forum: Nokia N900 2018-04-27, 14:25
Replies: 984
Views: 402,918
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Show your best photos taken with N900

n900
untouched
(perhaps I should clean the lens, someday :D )
Forum: Competitors 2018-04-23, 09:32
Replies: 471
Views: 116,110
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Purism Librem Phone

Haha !

Denigrating ARM is one of the few remaining joys in life,
so I generally pile it on lavishly, ad nauseam.

I would, however,
add that until ARM
(or any other steamy SoC droppings )...
Forum: Competitors 2018-04-23, 08:44
Replies: 471
Views: 116,110
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Purism Librem Phone

With all due highest respect:

How do we root install Debian 9 on iPhone bare metal ?

If we can,
then I would do so, immediately.
Forum: Competitors 2018-04-23, 07:06
Replies: 471
Views: 116,110
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Purism Librem Phone

ARM hardware. Any of it.

Installing anything on Arm requires a reticulated process
of jumping through successive hoops in sequence.
Rube Goldberg engineering, on LSD.

Negotiating bootloader...
Forum: General 2018-03-31, 01:31
Replies: 40
Views: 5,248
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Hackathons ...good or bad? 2 sociologists came to a conclusion and it ain't good.

This I have done - not to the full extent of resurrection into the marketplace,
but to the extent that I (and others !) have recrafted such code
for specific applications.
I did release the new...
Forum: Buy & Sell 2018-03-24, 02:45
Replies: 11
Views: 3,177
Posted By theonelaw
Re: [WTB] Gemini pda (wifi+4g)

Sounds like someone could buy one right now
if interested in wandering the UK:





Seller says:
"Otherwise I can meet up near work in Holborn London during the week."
Forum: General 2018-03-22, 16:08
Replies: 40
Views: 5,248
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Hackathons ...good or bad? 2 sociologists came to a conclusion and it ain't good.

Funny or not,

your post just inspired a solution to a completely unrelated problem.

It just demonstrates how even the most random event can
be the next step of improvement.

Thanks
Forum: Alternatives 2018-03-20, 02:33
Replies: 45
Views: 12,315
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Gemini PDA Happened, A Debian Linux Dream Came True..

This should be printed and stickied somewhere
to remind those of us who get distracted by such ventures that
the Android highway forever only ever descends.

Thank you for this well-composed...
Forum: Alternatives 2018-03-19, 09:08
Replies: 45
Views: 12,315
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Gemini PDA Happened, A Debian Linux Dream Came True..

I wonder if KDE has any ideas about putting telephony up for this ?
nothing I see on the horizon yet...
Forum: Competitors 2018-03-12, 01:01
Replies: 471
Views: 116,110
Posted By theonelaw
Re: Purism Librem Phone

The number of us who are simply not interested in
centralized proprietary apps with bleeding-edge security blunders
( like whatsapp facebook telegram and other corporate chokepoints )
is a number...
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