Switching to Ubuntu Part IV: Bringing Skype to Work in VirtualBox

like described in https://marco-steinhaeuser.de/switching-to-ubuntu-part-iii-working-with-virtualbox.html, I couldn't get USB devices mounted. for permanent mounting do the following: $ /proc/... installed and connected the VPN checkpoint client without problems installed M$ outlook without problems installed iTunes without problems install guest additions after starting your guest [Read more...]

The Hubris of Classic Media

Yet another annoying _incident_ next to my place a couple of minutes before at RTL (kinda German TV station): "Win 5K EURs by answering the following question: For which desease a mosquito can be a vector a) Malaria b) the swells" ... Dear RTL guys, who do you think I am? Do you really think I am stupid enough to call your bl**dy expensive extra number and answer your &%/(§ [Read more...]