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This is What’s Wrong With Your Mobile Site

Monday, March 7th, 2011 by Daniel M. Gattermann at 21:21

http://xkcd.com/869/

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Canon LBP5050n Drivers for Mac OS X 10.6, 10.7 and 10.8

Thursday, September 3rd, 2009 by Daniel M. Gattermann at 20:16

Mac OS X 10.7 Lion drivers are available from Canon’s Australian site. Installing these drivers from Canon Japan after upgrading to Mountain Lion (10.8), deleting and re-adding my printer connected via Ethernet worked for me. After the Canon support told me there weren’t Snow Leopard compatible drivers for my color laser printer LBP5050n available yet […]

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Dear Facebook: Seriously?

Saturday, August 8th, 2009 by Daniel M. Gattermann at 10:52

Dear Facebook, you’re telling me my mail@DOMAIN address is invalid because individuals can’t use generic mail prefixes. The reasoning behind this: they are often used by organizations. NEWS FLASH: It’s 2009 and I am indeed allowed to buy a domain name and do whatever I want with it! In ten years I’m using said mail@DOMAIN […]

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Perfect Example for Really Bad Product Naming

Sunday, August 26th, 2007 by Daniel M. Gattermann at 23:15

This has to be the worst product name ever: TrekStor sells an MP3 player named i.Beat blaxx. Via Daring Fireball TrekStor removed the i.Beat from the player’s name. That was quick.

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Learn to Fix it Yourself and I Will Spare You the Mowing

Saturday, September 30th, 2006 by Daniel M. Gattermann at 00:55

Please don’t take this as an insult, but I can’t fix your computer! (Well, probably I could but maybe I don’t want to. Do you want to mow my lawn for free?)

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Nur Originale! Aber wo ist das Musik TV?

Tuesday, September 6th, 2005 by Daniel M. Gattermann at 23:43

Neben besoffenen Elchen und verrückten Fröschen für das jugendliche Telefon gibt es – wenn man der Legende Glauben schenken möchte – auch Musik auf MTViva. Doch wo ist die gute Musik geblieben? Es folgt eine kleine Suche in der deutschen Fernsehlandschaft.

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