Things I said on 2010-07-25

If you're at #oscon and want to meet, these are the sessions where you'll find me most likely in the next days http://is.gd/dypCX # mobile development is fun and easy w/ #titanium #appcelerator It doesn't work out of the box on Ubuntu though http://is.gd/dyEg0 #fail # #Symbian And Nitobi #PhoneGap Simplify Cross-Platform Mobile App Development…

Notes to develop Funambol for Android in Eclipse

I want to share the notes I took when setting up Funambol for Android in Eclipse. I hope somebody can review them and let me know if they work. Start with installing Sun java SDK and install Android SDK. I followed the instructions on http://developer.android.com/sdk/installing.html To install Eclipse 3.5 (Galileo) I used the tarball from…

A path to design social apps that don’t suck

Existing social networking apps suck because human social interactions is simply more complex than adding a ‘friend’. This presentation shows quite clearly why Facebook sucks and the email/phone addressbooks suck, too. Take a full 40 minutes to read it carefully and then watch it again. The Real Life Social Network v2http://static.slidesharecdn.com/swf/doc_player.swf?doc=vtm2010-100701010846-phpapp01&stripped_title=the-real-life-social-network-v2View more documents from Paul…

Things I said on 2010-07-18

señoras y señores: España es el campeon mundial! # my favorite jogging trail in home town Lucera was burned. Damn political fights end damaging the whole community http://is.gd/dogvc # C++ libfunambol available in a .deb package. Useful for akunambol and #Thunderbird plugin on GNU/Linux http://is.gd/dpmmo # ♺ @nico_mar: Consumer Reports: iPhone 4 Has Flawed Antenna…

Buy unlocked Android phones

When you buy an Android phone you’re not necessarily buying a phone with an free/open source operating system. Most of Android operating system is licensed in a way that allows manufacturers to lock down the device and make it physically impossible to install new and better software. Bradley Kuhn wrote an interesting article after Motorola…

Things I said on 2010-07-11

Oh god! ♺ @glynmoody: MySQL founder seeks to challenge Oracle's acquisition of Sun – http://bit.ly/dBJJAB #mysql #oracle # looking for a room to share at #OSCON Anybody interested please contact me http://is.gd/dgD1I # I got used very rapidly to the new position of windows open/close widgets on #Ubuntu Was there too much fuss for nothing?…

Things I said on 2010-07-04

♺ @funambol: Qualcomm's Brew Mobile Platform Continues to Gain Traction with Support of 3Pre Partners: http://bit.ly/dCqWco # ♺ @sflc: The SFLC's initial reaction to Bilski. More to come: http://bit.ly/cq1CFh # povero paese mio: È giovane ma anche vecchio. Non ha un pensiero, ma finge di averlo http://is.gd/d87aD # First thing: Love your community. The #Compiere…