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Fix dropbox icon background bug in tint2 systray

You should start composite manager, tint2 and dropbox in this order:

  1. compton
  2. tint2
  3. dropbox

e.g. my autostart.sh in openbox looks like this:

compton -o .0 -m .92 -b & 12 more words

Operating Systems

OS X: Back to the beginning

”It’s hard to believe that 14 years have elapsed since OS X — then Mac OS X — was originally released as a supposedly finished product,” Gene Steinberg writes for The Tech Night Owl. 175 more words


Airbus Safety Record in Spotlight After Germanwings Crash

Following the loss of Germanwings Flight 4U9525 in the French Alps on Tuesday, which claimed the lives of all 150 passengers and crew, attention has been drawn to the safety record of the plane’s… 301 more words

Windows 10 - What to Expect?

With windows 8 is now getting a little bit outdated and it is fair to say, it has left some of us a little disappointed. Be it not as disappointed as we were when windows Vista came out, but it is just like the feeling when there is an itch you just can’t quite reach, something just wasn’t quite rite. 261 more words


AD Security Filtering and Item Level Targeting, apply specific policies to specific resources.

Let’s talk Active Directory again, AD for short. In my opinion is an IT administrators best friend. It has the potential to eliminate the need for log on scripts, it can simplify software deployments to multiple computers, improve security, and eliminate malware. 584 more words

Operating Systems

How Microsoft is taking on Google on its home turf

Microsoft has announced that its apps will soon be pre-installed on more Samsung mobile devices, an expansion of a deal last month that put Microsoft’s apps on Samsung’s flagship smartphones. 304 more words