Monthly Archive: August 2010

Aug 25

T&L Episode 3: Old and in the Way

Episode 3 of QSK is a rantcast. Cheryl, my significant other, and I ruminate on the state of motor vehicle licensing in the world, how ridiculous the situation has gotten and what we’re planning on doing about it.  This one is a fun ride, so sit back and enjoy the total lack of political correctness. …

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Aug 16

T&L Episode 2: Show Notes

MP3 vs. OGG Software Patents Individual countries where patents apply: Japan, China, India, United States Group countries with patent offices: European Union Questions occur when the definition of “non-obviousness” is questioned PNG developed to avoid GIF patents OGG developed to avoid MP3 patents Patent Pledges (agreements to not enforce patents on free/open source projects) Royalty-free …

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Aug 16

T&L Episode 2: MP3 v. OGG

Thanks to Klaatu for coming on board tonight to talk about the debate over software patents and the MP3 format vs. Open Source audio codecs like OGG. The audio leaves a little bit to be desired but everything is understandable. Please tell everyone about the netcast. Thanks for listening and hope to have you back for …

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Aug 10

T&L Episode 1: Show Notes

Attached to this post you will find two of the pictures I took that show how the movie windows look when Devil’s Pie is applied. Sorry that they are a little bit grainy as they were taken with my iPhone (no flash) in a darkened room. You can find the Devil’s Pie application in many distributions. For …

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