Firefox 4 Released! Available for Ubuntu Linux through PPA :)

Maybe it’s a bit too late, but still I’m going to share this news.. yeah, Firefox 4 has reached its Stable version yesterday ! πŸ˜€

Firefox 4 stable available for any platforms, such Linux, Mac OS X, and Windows. Ah, and now, it is already on PPA Repository !! We could add it to our repository lists easily using add-apt-repository command (for Ubuntu users). With all of the features and thousand of great addons available, I think Firefox still leading the market of Web Browser now, hehehe.. πŸ˜€

So, what’s new in Firefox 4? I won’t tell you… πŸ˜› wkwkk, just land your browserΒ here to know πŸ™‚

Now, for the sake of the Lord (lho??) let’s try it for real…………Β For Ubuntu users, just follow these simple steps to install the latest stable release of Firefox : Continue reading

[Solved] How to Connect using Venus VT-18 Multi in Ubuntu Lucid [Part1]

Hey guys, now I’m going to share a trick, how to connect to the Internet using EVDO-enabled Modem : Venus VT-18 Multi. My friends asked me to bought this modem for them few weeks ago via Online shop. This modem is cheap enough for a EVDO-enabled modem. It cost only Rp 475.000/ unit (compared to my Haier CE100, which cost Rp 900.000/unit when I bought it last year.. Now still expensive, about Rp 800.000/ unit. Oh my….). Continue reading

[Review] Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat on Acer Aspire 4530

Ubuntu Development Team has just released the latest stable version, Ubuntu 10.10, codenamed “Maverick Meerkat”. I have downloaded it yesterday few days ago, and now, I’m going to I have it installed on my box, Acer Aspire 4530 πŸ˜€

From the ubuntu homepage, it said this release comes with a lot of changes. New installer’s interface, new amazing fonts,Β  and others. Yeah, I think in every release, it will be better than before. Continue reading

ITN’s Ubuntu Repository now accessible via Hotspot ! :D

GOod news for you guys !

Now we can access the local Ubuntu Repository though hotspots that available in our campus, ITN Malang. πŸ˜€
I have tried it from my friend’s laptop. I installed Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat, and then tried to access the repository from Kantin-AP. Hhhmmm.. It went smoothly, but the speed .. Just like download it from Internet.. So slow.. (max speed, if I recall, is 35 KBps) A little slow for a local access, I think .. Continue reading

How to boot an iso file from Hard Drive using GRUB2

Hey guys, how are you ? πŸ˜€

This time, I would share my experience while trying to boot an iso file which is stored in the hard drive. Ah, this article should be useful for Β :

  1. someone who doesn’t have a CD-ROM or USB Flash Drive, but really want to try Linux.
  2. someone who broke her/ his PC (the OS), and need to recover it via LiveUSB/LiveCD (back to point 1, doesn’t have CD-ROM) lol
  3. someone with high curiosity πŸ˜€

I got the point 1 here. I have a laptop, but its DVD-ROM was broken. I have a USB Flash Drive, but it borrowed by my senior since few days ago, and not returned yet … πŸ˜€ (poor me.., huh?) Continue reading

Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat Stable Just Released !!!

Yeah, the latest stable release of Ubuntu, codenamed Maverick Meerkat has just released few hours ago πŸ˜€

Unfortunately, my Internet connection still under maintenance, so I couldn’t download the ISO file right now. Hhhh.. Maybe tomorrow morning it will be back to normal, I hope πŸ˜€

Hmm.. I wouldn’t give any review, since I haven’t tried it yet. As usual, I will post the review after trying it on my Acer 4530 πŸ˜€

GIMP Plugins could be 1000x faster !?

GIMP 2.7 Splash .. (jelek ><)

Do you know GIMP ?

If you are a Digital Graphic Designer, maybe you know it. Yeah,Β GIMP stands for GNU Image Manipulation Program. I can say, it’s similiar to Adobe Photoshop, with the ability to produce great digital graphic and photos (photo retouching)

I have been using it till now. It helped me for creating any kind of stuff, like wallpapers, icons, and others. It helped me on most of my project, too. I have been designing any web interfaces using GIMP and then convert it into HTML. This program is really great. And on top of that, it’s totally FREE !!

AH, just now, I read a short article in my subscription inbox. The article is from here. Hmm.. what does it say ? Continue reading