Monthly Archives: September 2010

FoxTab: 3D tabbed browsing in Firefox

Today, I’ll introduce to you a Firefox addon that I liked, it adds some nice eye candy to Firefox and works on all platforms (Linux, MAC and Windows). This addon is named Foxtab, and it’s one of the most popular … Continue reading

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TechieNotes: Leading Technology Innovation in the Middle East – 2 – Employment Market

Fact #1–  “Technology employment market is very narrow, when you are in one company, you can count the geeks in other companies, when you stay for more than 4 years, you are almost stuck, and it is not easy anymore … Continue reading

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Reporting a bug in Ubuntu using apport-bug or ubuntu-bug

I was experiencing some system freezes and I really didn’t know what to do, I found this tool – which was there for a pretty long time, but I wasn’t using it – to gather data from your system and … Continue reading

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E-mail writing: GMail Text Templates or Canned Responses

Sometimes I need to add certain templates of text – السلام عليكم و رحمة الله و بركاته and و عليكم السلام و رحمة الله و بركاته in my case – in many of the e-mails that I receive or send, … Continue reading

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TechieNotes: Showcase Of Web Design In The Arab World – Smashing Magazine

Showcase Of Web Design In The Arab World – Smashing Magazine. A very important article about web UI design in the The Arab World Techies are in need to use this to market their work.. and outshine their work in … Continue reading

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Move Your Gmail Signature Above the Quoted Text

I have been having a hard time – since a very long time ago! – using the GMail signature when replying to any e-mail, especially very long ones, as the signature is inserted after the quoted text, i.e. at the … Continue reading

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Install Gnome 3 on Ubuntu Lucid

This is not for production usage, take extreme care! However, Gnome 3 installation will not affect your Gnome 2.* files. Here are the steps: “sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ricotz/testing“ “sudo apt-get update“ “sudo apt-get install gnome-shell“ “gnome-shell –replace“ You can use the … Continue reading

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