Friday, April 30, 2010

My Tag Cloud

My tag cloud, in alphabetic order, left to right, tags are extracted from my Delicious account.

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Thursday, April 29, 2010

$3398 : The Hard Disk You've Been Waiting For

And believe me, as an owner of 3 or 4 RL02 (10 MB, 34 Kg. 75 lbs), that is really a nice little beast!

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Sunday, April 18, 2010

My New Laptop Rocks. It's Just a Little Bit Too Heavy.

Okay, it's 12 lbs and it was build in circa 2003. But it rocks! The model I have is based on a Pentium 4 @3.06 Ghz, has 1 Gig of RAM, and two 40 Gb hard disks DVD and CD-ROM, and a bunch of other features, look at the specs:

- 15.7" SXGA Active Matrix Display (that's 1280 x 1024 !)
- Intel® Pentium® 4 (533MHz FSB) Processor 
- 256 MB 266MHz PC2100 DDR [Expandable to 1024 MB]
- 20.0/40.0/60.0 GB Ultra DMA Hard Drive
- 24X Max. CD / 8X Max. DVD / 16X10X24 Max. CD-RW / 8X DVD & 16X Max. CD-RW Combo, Detachable CD-ROM Drive
- Smart Li-ION Battery
- TV-Tuner with Remote, Detachable MP3 Player Modular
- 512KB on-die Cache
- Built-in 3.5" FDD
- Wavetable 3D Stereo Advance AC97
- Touchpad with Scrolling Keys
- 2 Type II or 1 Type III PCMCIA Slots
- Infra Red, Wireless Fast IR interface
- 4 USB 2.0 Ports
- 1 IEEE-1394 Port (6 PIN)
- Other Ports: 1 S/PDIF out & microphone in, 1 infrared, 1 headphone, Sony Memory Stick port, 1 parallel, 1 Serial, 1 PS/2 keyboard, 1 SVGA video, 1 S-Video-Out, 1 S-Video-In, 1 RJ-45, 1 RJ-11
- Additional Features: Integrated 10/100Mbps Ethernet LAN & V.90 56K Fax/Modem, Optional 8X Max. DVD-ROM, 16x10x24 Max. CD-RW, and 8X DVD/16x10x24 CD-RW Combo drive
- Auto Switch 110/220V AC Adapter, AC power cord, Multifunction Remote Control, Coaxial Connector, User's 
- Dimension (H) x (W) x (D) : 2.15"x14.17"x11.77"     Weight: 12.0lbs. with Battery

Of course the battery is dead, and the keyboard is french, but it runs very smoothly under TinyXP.

BTW, I found it in the trash on the sidewalk in front of my place...


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