Yet Another Journal of Nothing in Particular…

Archive for the ‘Opensource’ Category


July 8, 2006

After reinstalling my Windows XP a couple of times, I’ve decided to make a list of programs I usually install first. Although I have these applications backed-up in a CD, sometimes it’s just not the latest version, so I’ve re-created the list, and bookmarked their official download site into, in hope that I’ll always […]


March 19, 2006

If you saw my previous post about NewsAlloy, then you’ll know I’m currently searching for a couple of RSS aggregator, be it web-based or standalone application. Yesterday while browsing through, I’ve bumped into RSSOwl. RSSOwl is a Java-based aggregator which is not only good-looking, but also cross-platform compatible (Windows, Linux, Mac OSX, Solaris). Because […]


February 8, 2006

It’s kinda hard to see the stars around here in Taiwan, perhaps the weather pollution is too high? The last time I saw the nightsky full of stars was in Yogyakarta, Indonesia back when I was still in highschool. Yes, it’s beautiful. Anyways, Stellarium is a great piece of software for those of you who […]