I’ve been working on peewit recently. I’ve finally got it talking to
telepathy-mission-control, logging in, retrieving a contacts list,
displaying it in the GUI and updating when contacts leave/change status.
The current code is the master branch, but extra work may go on in the
“tmc” branch …
I mentioned a while ago that I had problems getting OpenID support on
I’ve now resolved them (as you can probably tell from the title) and
heres a quick howto.
0: Remove the nifty way to do OpenID
You need to remove it, else Bad Things® will …
TechRadar have an article about “Point and click GUIs: why are we still
stuck with them?“, bemoaning the lack of innovation in the software
interfaces we all use daily. Since the 80’s computer GUIs have been
based on files, taskbars, menus and windows, manipulated by a mouse and keyboard …
Microsoft has made a step (ish, sorta) to providing interoperability
documentation available, and supporting standards. Whilst MS finally
getting its backside into gear (its only taken them 4 years to start to
adhere to the EC’s ruling) is good, many many people have noted they’ve
said this before …
The Government white paper on disconnecting P2P users from the Net. One
news outlet correctly described the proposal; toilet paper.
Why do non-technical people try to make technical decisions without
first consulting the technical people? Then complain loudly its all the
technical people’s fault (the government haven’t got …