Monthly Archive: October 2011

Oct 22 2011

Links: OS X Notifier App Growl Goes Closed Source, but a free forked version (that works in Lion) is available

Here’s a few links on this issue: OS X Notifier App Growl Goes Closed Source (Slashdot) Episode 47 – Fork You Growl! Interview with Perry Metzger (from The Basement Coders Developer Podcast — if you care at all about Growl you should listen to this, preferably before spending any money on their allegedly broken App). …

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Oct 10 2011

Link and comment: Slate Reprints Blue-Box Article That Inspired Jobs

From a post on Slashdot, posted by timothy on Monday October 10, @05:09AM: Slate has reprinted the piece that Ron Rosenbaum wrote for Esquire in 1971, explaining to the world that there was an underground movement of people hacking the phone system. (Rosenbaum is now a columnist for Slate.) According to the article’s new introduction …

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