... even when you've bought it already. Let me explain: when you shut down the operating system on your computer [say, your laptop], you expect it to power down the hardware. So when you close the lid of your laptop while it's shutting down, everything is fine. Except when you wake up next morning to be greeted with a nice Bluescreen, which means your laptop has been powered on all evening and night. That just happened with my girlfriend's laptop. So, no power saving mode, no nothing, only wasting energy and hardware. Thanks, microsoft, real thanks.
Microsoft windows cost you real money
Firefly: Serenity; who wants to come?
Now that even Alex has seen it, I really need to go watch that movie before it disappears from the about 12 screens it's currently shown on in The Netherlands [really a pity it wasn't advertised more: Firefly really rocks]. So... who wants to come with me? :)
Morphest 2005: Help Gandalfar to get a Flickr Pro account!
As both he and I ran out of our monthly rate, he's persuiting a Flickr Pro account so he can upload as much as he want. It's a really nice geeky and thoroughly tought out tool, so it would be a nice gift for him. So if you like Gandalfar …