The top ten enterprise open-source applications

Once a year InfoWorld releases a top ten list of open source applications in different areas. Because I’m really interested in enterprise applications… here is the list: Content-Management: Alfresco ERP: Compiere Projekt-Management: dotProject Application Monitoring: Hyperic HQ Business-Process-Management: Intalio BPMS Reporting: JasperReports Enterprise Portal: Liferay Portal E-Commerce: Magento eCommerce Business Intelligence: Pentaho Open BI Suite …

Skype 4 beta sucks… imho

I just installed the beta of Skype 4. I wanted to try out the SIP integration. I really don’t like the new interface because it nearly needs the whole screen. The big part on the right side may be useful while doing a voice chat, but having it there all the time really sucks… Unfortunatly …

ZUI – Zooming User Interface

Since KDE4.0 has been released, there where many users complaining about the new zooming user interface, although it is far away from being complete. Most of those people do not understand the difference between Virtual Desktops and thos new Activities. Virtual Desktops have been utilized for different activities over the years. One Desktop with private …

WordPress 2.5 & Google Code University

Hi, I just updated my WordPress to the new 2.5 Version. Works fine and I really like the new Backend Interface, it is shiny and pretty usable. I will try the new Media Library over the next few days, it really looks promising. Another one: Google started a education page about coding. There are tutorials, …

The Shenzhen Residence Card program

In germany we discuss about protection of data privacy  by the sanitary card project… But look at china… I really hope, that something like this will never become reality in germany…. The chinese firm China Public Security Technology has won the phase I contract of the “The Shenzhen Residence Card program”. This is a pilot …

Open Source Alternativen

Ihr braucht dringend auf die schnelle ein Programm, dass euch bestimmte Aufgaben des Alltags erleichtert? Dann surft mal  zu http://www.osalt.com/ Hier gibt es viele Alternativen zu bekannten Programmen. Wer natürlich auf den vollen Funktionsumfang einer Ado..e Creative Suite 3 nicht verzichten möchte, der sollte es gleich lassen =) Mir für meine tägliche Arbeit bei der …

Apple WWDC Konferenz Keynote

Soeben ging die Apple WWDC Keynote von Steve Jobs zu Ende. Bin mangels wirklich neuen Features gerade echt etwas enttäuscht von Apple. Nach den Ankündigungen von der letzten Keynote war heute wirklich nichts wirklich neues dabei… Naja egal, dann kann ich mein Macbook wenigstens noch ne weile behalten =) #1 – Neuer Desktop – einheitliches …