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New version of Drupal is out

Today a new version of Drupal, one of the best opensource Content Management Frameworks, has been released. Version 4.7 took more than a year to develop and includes many new features for the user, the site administrator and the Drupal coders (API’s). The new version rocks, try it yourself! read more

Dell embraces Firefox

Dell, one of the largest PC makers, has begun to put Firefox on their UK PCs. The Inquirer posted a article suggesting it might be true, which was later confirmed by Blake Ross, with a promise of more information later on. (See also: Netscape on HP) This could further push consumers away from Microsoft products, as open source products are more frequently…

Firefox 1.5!

Lots, and lots and lots and lots of news about the new Firefox 1.5, but they all boil down to one thing…. GET IT!!! But wait! Don’t go to mozilla.org quite yet! The older Firefox’s can update themselves remember 😉 . Just go into Tools -> Options… and look under the updates stuff. You’ll find a button to check for new updates…

Not making left turns saves money?

OK, I’m intrigued. I just read this: The package flow optimization includes constant wireless communications via the DIADs, smart labels (including RFID in the future) and preloading vehicles and directing drivers according to advanced analytics that calculate the most efficient routes, including avoiding left-hand turns, based on the package load. UPS: Driving cost savings by eliminating left-hand turns Now the question is,…