Things I said on 2009-12-27

today is #demomeeting day at #funambol. I think the rockstar will be the #android client now that the Mac OS X client is out # #Funambol #demomeeting started, just demoed the import of calendar items from google, timezone info included 🙂 # development of #Funambol #mac os x client is proceeding with polishing the user…

Two Funambol community projects to monitor during holidays

There is an interesting movement around two Funambol community projects: the syncml clients for Thunderbird and for Palm WebOS. Mozilla Messaging is rapidly pushing Thunderbird 3 out of beta and Funambol’s community is ramping up interest in its addon. Carlo Codega, the main developer, started working on a port to Thunderbird 3 of the plugin.…

Things I said on 2009-12-20

a tutti quelli che si iscrivono agli stupidi gruppi su #facebook: un cambio di nome e ora sostieni berlusconi http://is.gd/5nnSF # La follia di Tartaglia scatena la follia di alcuni parlamentari: non si chiedono perché sono odiati, ma censurano http://is.gd/5ociA # ♺ @eximious: "@smaffulli Thanks for renewing your #FSF membership!" Thank you FSF! Have you…

3 ways to get cash over the holidays with Funambol

The winter holidays are a provide a good opportunity to  do something useful in that downtime between celebrations. Funambol’s community programs provide three ways to have fun and earn some cash, too. 1. Participate in the Code Sniper program: it rewards the efforts of the open source community to help build the open source mobile…

Things I said on 2009-12-13

My biz school MIP Politecnico di Milano is finally in business school rankings and MBA rankings from the Financial Times http://bit.ly/WmmqB # !funambol new white paper: The End Game of the Mobile Address Book http://is.gd/5fXHj # RT @fabricapo Mobile Open Source: Somebody better build a sexy Android phone for Europe soon http://bit.ly/8dzF5r # RT @cultofmac…

Things I said on 2009-12-06

Qualche idea per il progresso del sistema Italia. Mi piace l'idea di disinvestire: bene demolire per far posto al nuovo http://ur1.ca/grxp # There is lots of potential in Wave: How to Federate Google Wave sandbox with your own (FedOne) server. http://is.gd/57BNi # Nice read: What We Shouldn't Learn From Steve Jobs http://ur1.ca/gwfq # does anybody…

Funambol asks EU to approve the Oracle+Sun deal

I was very concerned when DG Competition announced that they needed to take more time to investigate the merger of Oracle and Sun because of MySQL. The deal for me seemed not only natural for business reasons, but also naturally neutral towards consumers.  MySQL is safe also in Oracle’s hands because the project, with so…