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Index of /~dgraham/ETM Making Getting Things Done easier is etm's goal. Getting Things Done, commonly abbreviated as GTD, is an action management method, and the title of a extremely popular book by David Allen. GTD rests on the common sense notion that with a complete and current inventory of all commitments, organized and reviewed in a systematic way, the mind is freed from the job of remembering everything that needs to be done, and can focus on actually performing those tasks. Three observations are critical: GTD thus requires convenient methods for:

Mirror: The Coming War: ARM versus x86 » Van's Hardware Journal Note: This report was originally published at Bright Side of News* on April 8, 2010. After their server crashed, BSN* has not yet been able to recover the article after several weeks. We are reposting the report here to serve as a mirror of the original article. There are likely to be minor editing differences with the BSN* article. Note 2: Only a month or two after it was published, a detailed report that I wrote was wiped out during a BrightSideOfNews* hard drive crash. That exhaustive report, praised by many throughout the industry as the finest of its kind yet produced, examined the emerging and inevitable ARM versus x86 clash.

Remind Me Later Remind Me Later adds events to iCal in two clicks. Type "Buy groceries at 4pm tomorrow", and it will add "Buy groceries" to iCal at 4pm tomorrow. Download from the Mac App Store or here. Instant Events. In two clicks. Opening iCal takes time. Status of Ubuntu for ARM Laptops and Servers Posted by Charbax – January 24, 2012 David Mandala, Manager of the ARM Team at Canonical talks about the status of Ubuntu Linux on ARM Laptops and Servers, and about their plans for Ubuntu on ARM until 2014 and beyond. Who wouldn’t want to buy an awesome $199 ARM Powered Ultrabook, 13.3″ screen, ARM Cortex-A9 1.5Ghz TI OMAP4460 or 1.8Ghz TI OMAP4470, thinner, lighter than Intel Ultrabooks, 2x longer battery life on a smaller thinner battery (10x with the sunlight readable Pixel Qi), 1GB or 2GB RAM for full speed Chrome and Firefox web browser speeds? Talking about the status of Ubuntu on TI OMAP3 (beagleboard), OMAP4 (pandaboard), Marvell, Freescale, Calxeda, plans for Quad-core ARM Cortex-A9 optimizations by Ubuntu 12.10, ARM Cortex-A15, ARM Cortex-A7, ARMv8 64bit, the imminent inclusion of full hard-float optimization in Ubuntu 12.4 on ARM:

cks.tra.in: Login tracks.tra.in: blog | faq | donate log in to tracks.tra.in: don't have an account? ARMdevices.net ZXS shows around their world’s cheapest Android Tablet factory again, they’re delivering the $31.5 Allwinner A23 based Tablets using 7″ WVGA displays, this is about the cheapest dual core tablet in the world. With this video, Robert Wong the Overseas Sales Manager from ZXS is doing a new promotion, ZXS sells 5 samples of their world’s cheapest 7″ Android tablet for $235 including fast DHL/Fedex 3-5 day shipping to Europe and to the USA. One lucky winner will receive 5 tablet samples sent to him or her for free. To win you have to:

Taskfile: A Tasklist Compiler Taskfile is aggregates task information from text files using GNU Make. Taskfile supports task tracking for a diverse collection of workflows and tools. Overview Taskfile, using GNU Make, compiles a tasklist from one or more directories of files, using keywords (i.e. “TODO”, “FIXME”, “FROZEN”) to identify tasks and then generate a task list.

ghettoVCB.sh - Free alternative for backing up VM's for ESX(i) 3.5, 4.x+ & 5.x DescriptionFeaturesRequirementsSetupConfigurationsUsageSample Execution Dry run ModeDebug backup ModeBackup VMs stored in a listBackup All VMs residing on specific ESX(i) hostBackup All VMs residing on specific ESX(i) host and exclude the VMs in the exclusion listBackup VMs using individual backup policies Enable compression for backupsEmail Backup Logs Restore backups (ghettoVCB-restore.sh)Cronjob FAQStopping ghettoVCB ProcessFAQOur NFS Server ConfigurationUseful LinksChange Log This script performs backups of virtual machines residing on ESX(i) 3.5/4.x/5.x servers using methodology similar to VMware's VCB tool. The script takes snapshots of live running virtual machines, backs up the master VMDK(s) and then upon completion, deletes the snapshot until the next backup. This script has been tested on ESX 3.5/4.x/5.x and ESXi 3.5/4.x/5.x and supports the following backup mediums: LOCAL STORAGE, SAN and NFS. The script is non-interactive and can be setup to run via cron. # ls -l

Michael Pohl's Homepage gTodo.txt is a todo list management application. It is based on the todo.txt format. This uses a simple plain text file to encode tasks, which is platform independent and future proof. This application is donation ware, which means you can fund the development by donations and you may freely use or distribute it. The g stands for graphical as well as for Groovy. TestDisk Latest stable version 7.0 April 18, 2015 TestDisk is OpenSource software and is licensed under the terms of the GNU General Public License (GPL v2+). TestDisk is powerful free data recovery software!

Getting Things Done with Semantic Notes — Abolish Me Let’s right away throw traditional string tagging out the window.* Formally adding content-related strings as “tags” for a note is, in my opinion, a recipe for a GTD breakdown. If you are capable of using (and reviewing) tags like “recipes”, “roadtrip”, “quotes”, and “read” on a regular basis, then hat’s off to you. But I’ve never found this solution to be 1., quick on the draw, and 2., uniform enough to recall and follow without error. Next, if these tags contain important pieces of information like an associated larger project or area of responsibility, you’ll completely lose that information when you export the note to send it to someone else, or archive it outside of your note cloud. In my view, remembering to use string tags in a mobile environment is just distracting, and when I’m at my computer they’re practically useless — perhaps most critically, they have case-sensitivity and duplicate/overlap issues which make handling massive and immersive systems like GTD incomprehensible.

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