[ubuntu] Lower fps in GLXgears. Problem with animations in gnome. [ATI 4250]view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, I'm having an issue with animations sometimes stuttering in Gnome Shell and also stuttering animations in KDE. Hardware is AMD Phenom 965BE at stock clock of 3.4ghz 4 cores, 4GB RAM, ATI IGP 4250 (512mb shared) on GA-880GM-d2h. Linux Ubuntu 13.04 beta 2 running Gnome 3.8. I noticed that a lot of the time, animations like switching windows from the Overview would be smooth. (Hardware)

The Updated Nook HD+ Is Still Fighting The Tablet Warsview story

http://techcrunch.com – The Nook HD+ came out last December to mixed reviews. The device had a great screen but problematic bugs caused laggy performance and low scores. The company has come out with an updated version and we took a look. The 9-inch Nook HD+ is a Retina-quality tablet with a very simple mission – it wants to replace the iPad in the entry-level tablet market. (IT news)

Switching from BB 9810 to S4view story

http://forums.androidcentral.com – Is there a way to transfer my contacts, calendar, memo pad and browser favorites? (HowTos)

Empathy/Gabble Internal Error on Facebook Connectview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – After updating to Gnome 3.8 Empathy will no longer connect to Facebook throwing up an "internal error" message. Downgrading to empathy 3.6 fixes the issue immediately, although the issue appears to be caused by gabble as switching on Facebook disables all other gabble accounts and seems to segfault-close gabble altogether. (HowTos)

[Q] Why Windows phone apps have splash screen?view story

http://forum.xda-developers.com – I get the point that splash screen look good instead of boring black screen ( if app takes time to load). But I am right now an Android user and thinking of switching to Windows Phone 8. On Windows Phone OS, it looks like most app have a splash screen. On Android, there is no splash screen in most apps, they open instantly. But on WP, why don't apps open instantly especially 3rd party apps. (HowTos)

Incomplete netdom computername /add: on 2008 DCview story

http://serverfault.com – Have been following a technet article on how to rename Server 2008 DCs following a change of our disaster recovery site. All went well on the first DC I tried and the new name is showing up. I ran the following command on the final DC: netdom computername [FQDN Old] /add:[FQDN New] and after an hour it has not completed. (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Hp Pavillion G6/ Ralink RT5390/Ubuntu 12.10 wireless card disabledview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello all, I did a fresh install of Ubuntu 12.10 and opted to delete windows 7. (Hardware)

Android TabListener:Constructing Fragments before onTabSelected?view story

http://stackoverflow.com – I am having issues using the Creating Fragments before, the onTabSelected. The reason for doing this is that I have other pieces of code referencing the fragment and when the fragment is actually not in place when the code tries to reference the fragment it is returned null. I figured I could just create the fragments in the constructor the issue is FragmentManager fm = mActivity.getSupportFragme (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Very slow bootview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello all. I'm going to reinstall my Ubuntu with the new 13.04 release soon so I want to ask you which is the best option to recreate my partition scheme. My system boots really slow and I blame the hard drive for this. (Hardware)

Android Home Gaming Console GameStick, A Kickstarter-Funded OUYA Competitor, Gets Its Release Delayed Til Juneview story

http://techcrunch.com – GameStick, a would-be OUYA competitor that we wrote about back in January when it launched its Kickstarter campaign, has been delayed. The device achieved backing on Kickstarter in February and originally planned to start shipping in March, with “fulfilment to customer” pegged for April. (IT news)