All posts for the month November, 2006

The sad state of media players, part II

A review of media players first suggested to me in “The sad state of media players, part I” – the state is not all sad. Here is the roundup of the good, the bad and the ugly.

Mobile Opera Bits

Opera Mini 3.0 is out. Get it while it’s hot. Also: A demo video of ‘The Ajax Phone’, running Opera.

The sad state of media players, part I

I’ve been looking for a media player/manager for Linux for some time. And during that time, I’ve become increasingly frustrated. Isn’t there one such application that doesn’t suck fiercly? In this first part of a two-part blog entry, I’ll cover the requirements for a media player/manager.

Chat with me (and Anne) about the Widgets 1.0 Working Draft

Anne van Kesteren and I will be participating in an Opera-hosted IRC chat session about the Widgets 1.0 specification.

Top 150 Popular Firefox Extensions and Opera

Rijk van Geijtenbeek has made a great survey of 150 Firefox extensions and whether they have Opera equivalents or not (which they mostly do, I’m happy to report)