Orochi


The Razer Orochi is a mobile / notebook gaming mouse. Meaning it is small and compact as most of notebook mice, and just like all gaming mice, has a bunch of additional buttons, and above average DPI counts. the Orochi sports 2000 DPI in its bluetooth wireless mode, or a badass 4000 DPI in its…

Jaunty Jackalope and Toshiba Satellite M300-E413


I upgraded my Intrepid install a couple of months ago to Jaunty, but I haven’t got the chance to blog about it. In fact it’s been a while since I posted anything on my blog. The update is fairly straight forward, and as expected, broke several functions in my lappie, namely graphic acceleration and bluetooth….

Intrepid Ibex on Toshiba Satellite M300-E413


So, as I mentioned earlier on this post, I’m in the market for a new notebook. Particularly, I’m in the market for a notebook equipped with a  discrete graphic chip, either from Nvidia or ATI. After a lot of reading, I decided to get a BenQ S42, equipped with GF 9600 series (I can’t remember…

Nokia E51 as Bluetooth GSM modem on Ubuntu Gutsy Gibbon


update@03/07/10: For an updated how-to for connecting a Karmic Koala 9.10 install or newer to E51, go here update@01/24/09: The step below also works for for 8.04 (Hardy Heron), but won’t work on 8.10 (Intrepid Ibex) since Network Manager applet does n0t cooperate nicely with /etc/resolve and will refuse to recognize any DNS set by…