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Design - Welcome. Using VMWare Images with Virtualbox. After installing VMWare 2.0 and VirtualBox 2.0.2 i wanted to make a comparison of both virtualization engines.

Using VMWare Images with Virtualbox

I thought about installing the same guest in both software stacks. Magazine/HowTo/Switching_From_VMWare_To_VirtualBox:_.vmdk_To_.vdi_Using_Qemu_+_VdiTool. Introduction VirtualBox is a free and OpenSource alternative to VMWare. A reasonable alternative! It is much more convenient than QEmu (Another OpenSource Virtualizer) for several reasons: It has an intuitive Graphical Interface It can handle USB devices simply (non-OSE version only) Using it you can switch between iso disc images quickly The speed up tool is VERY simple to install, the simplest around. (Qemu's one is KQemu and it is really hard to get working. How to Identify and Avoid Spreading Misinformation, Myths, and Urban Legends on the Internet - Lifehacker. Linux shortcuts - Google Chrome Help.

The Intermediate Guide to Living Entirely Inside Chrome - Lifehacker. Cheat Sheet: 10 Tips and Tricks for Dropbox. How to Force Your Android Phone to Check for a System Update. The Best Times to Buy Anything in 2011. Dual-Boot Windows 7 and Ubuntu in Perfect Harmony. I've done some dual and tri booting with Ubuntu, XP, and 7.

Dual-Boot Windows 7 and Ubuntu in Perfect Harmony

I've been dual booting ubuntu and XP for years on my laptop. To be honest with you, I have no idea why I have both. To be fair, I have more programs in XP, especially necessary work-related ones, like ProE, DirectSoft, etc. So I typically favor XP. Malaysia's Largest Online Community - Gift The Gift Of Knowledge To An Un Android-Savvy Friend Today. Some cool Android tips and tricks. Stop Firefox from Automatically Entering "Work Offline" Mode.

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Stop Firefox from Automatically Entering "Work Offline" Mode

That's jut the spin, and you can choose either one, but any Hillary responds: How to Get Things Done on an Airplane. I've got my own 360 collection going right now, the only difference between me and this guy is, I refuse to buy total shit I'll never enjoy.

How to Get Things Done on an Airplane

Except Two Worlds and Perfect Dark Zero, only cause I found em for under 9 bucks. I've got just about every single 360 game that stands at an average critics review score of around 7ish or higher. 56 Xbox 360 Games 23 Original Xbox Games 28 Arcade Titles Some of my games like Blazing Angels 1/2 may not be at that minimum of 7 or higher, but I like them anyways. Top 10 MindManager Features You Didn’t Know About. There’s an 80/20 rule for software. 80% of people will use or get value from 20% of the features.

Top 10 MindManager Features You Didn’t Know About

Given that, what if you flipped the equation around and asked, what 20% more could I do or learn to be 80% more effective? How do japanese multiply?? Use a Single Data Store When Dual Booting. I really appreciated the help offered in this guide since I wanted to finally start a more permanent transition into Ubuntu.

Use a Single Data Store When Dual Booting

I still keep a full version of Xp on its own 80gig HD (no sense in spoiling. Dual-booting Windows 7 and Ubuntu 10.10. The first partition we create will be for /boot.

Dual-booting Windows 7 and Ubuntu 10.10

Most distributions now assign a disk space of 500 MB to /boot. You could go lower. 300 MB to 500 MB is a good range. The default file system is ext4. You do not have to stick with that. I chose ext2. Note that by default, the installer creates this and subsequent partitions as logical partitions. The next partition will be for /, the root file system directory. The third partition will be for swap. The last partition will be for /home. With the partitions created, the next step task is to select where GRUB, the boot loader, should be installed.

This is what the window should look like after you have made your selection. After installation and reboot, the computer will boot into Windows. To have articles like this delivered automatically to your Feed Reader or Inbox, subscribe via RSS or email. 32 Ways to Secure Your Digital Life. How I Use Visualization To Drive Creativity. This is a guest post by Mark Suster, a 2x entrepreneur turned VC.

How I Use Visualization To Drive Creativity

He sold his second company to, becoming VP of Product Management. He joined GRP Partners in 2007 as a General Partner focusing on early-stage technology companies. Read more about Suster on his blog at Bothsidesofthetable and on Twitter at @msuster. Creativity. Just got an Android phone? The best apps, accessories, and tips. Taking a smartphone out of the box for the first time can elicit a wide spectrum of emotions, starting with unadulterated excitement that can quickly devolve into panic, chaos, and confusion: what do you do now?

Just got an Android phone? The best apps, accessories, and tips

How do you make it awesome? How do you emanate an air of "cool" on the subway by using apps specifically designed to make you look like a badass? Well, fear not, newly-minted Android smartphone owner: as always, we've got your back. Read on for all the apps, accessories, and tips you should be investigating right this very second. Great apps LauncherPro (free). Widgetsoid (free). TweetDeck (free). Astrid (free, $4.99 with Power Pack). Pandora (free). How to Pick Your Next Android Phone: The Specs That Matter (and the Ones That Don't) How to Paint with Light. Holiday Fat Hack: How to Eat Like a Santa and Not Turn Into One. Most Popular How-To Guides of 2010.

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How to Boost Your BitTorrent Speed and Privacy. Try Enabled for awhile, but if you don't see a good speed increase, using the Forced setting might give you better results.

How to Boost Your BitTorrent Speed and Privacy

Wouldn't Forced potentially decrease the speed? You cut off all unencrypted peers. Flagged @pointyblue: It depends. I found that cutting off unencrypted peers actually INCREASED my speed. The Ultimate Start to Finish Guide to Your XBMC Media Center. @imdante: No one is entirely sure yet. Work is being done, but no promises are being made. @imdante: Boxee is still in need of some serious love and care. It currently doesn't support local metadata for libraries like XBMC and it doesn't always find the media from the scrappers.

Before getting the box I would recommend playing with the windows copy. Also there is some talk of a Zotec XBMC box. How to Manipulate People. Emotion vs. Logic: "The easiest way to manipulate people—especially Americans—" Usually true and this makes me sad. But, its not always true. I find it helpful to apply the TV/Politics test. Recover Data Like a Forensics Expert Using an Ubuntu Live CD.

7 Image Search Tools That Will Change Your Life. By Maria Popova What martinis have to do with reverse art lookup and obscure German calendars from the 1990’s. Although Google has been playing with some fun image search toys in its lab and the official Google Image Search has recently significantly upped its game, some of its most hyped features — color search, instant scrolling, hover preview — are but mere shadows of sleeker, better versions that geekier, more sophisticated image search tools offer. Here are seven of our favorites. oSkope is a visual search assistant that lets you browse images and products from popular sites like Amazon, eBay, YouTube and Flickr in a highly intuitive way.

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