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System Administration

Redirecting to mobile Wikipedia

Wikipedia both has a traditional and progressive website that is shown on mobile devices. After years the progressive website is still not shown on desktops sadly enough, but with a browser plugin a redirect can be triggered to the mobile site in most browsers. This as the Redirector plugin works at least in Mozilla Firefox, […]

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System Administration

Switching to Mozilla Extended Support Releases

At first, I wasn’t impressed with Mozilla’s plan for Extended Support Releases for Firefox and Thunderbird, and after sites complained that Firefox 10 was too old it made me switch to the normal release schedule. But now with Firefox 17 is the current ESR and release 24 around the corner it made me rethink everything […]

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Internet, Unix en security

Firefox 10 and bye bye Flash

Firefox 10 beta 6 was released on last week and with the final release coming soon it was time to have a closer look at Firefox 10. I must say that this is a release worth installing like Firefox 5 was with decent HTML5 video support. But what makes Firefox 10 different then previous releases? […]

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Internet, Unix en security

Google Wave en Chrome OS

Niet The WOW is now, maar The Wave is now. Sinds afgelopen nacht heb ik toegang tot Google Wave met dank aan Hans Wolters. En om maar direct er vooruit te komen, het is meer hype dan echt bruikbaar cq zinvol nu. Dit geldt ook voor Chrome OS waar Google nu hard aan werkt, maar […]