Parallels 7 Sells Chameleon To Run Mac OS X!

Posted by Cartri on Sep 1, 2011 in Copyright, DRM, Fast News / ReTweets, Ideology

Today, September 1th, Netkas – The hacker behind the SMC Emulator that allows normal people to run Mac OS X encrypted parts in non-Apple systems – denounced the unaware use of Chameleon (Which is under General Public License) in the new version of Parallels Desktop. According to Netkas, the software is opensource and should not [...]


M$ Buys Skype: “Musical Chairs” play makes another victim.

Posted by Cartri on May 10, 2011 in Humour, Ideology

Hey! Bad News Today. Are you a Skype user? Me too. Well, not any more. Today Micro$oft announced it’s bought of Skype Inc for U$8.500.000.000,00 – 8.5 billion dollars. Together with that, Microsoft is buying all the informations that Skype had about you, including records of your calls as stressed out in Skype’s user “agreement”, [...]


I.T. Prices to raise? “Conflict Materials”, from Congo’s War to your Mac/PC, will now need a “pitstop” in Asia.

Posted by Cartri on Apr 6, 2011 in Fast News / ReTweets, Ideology

U.S. President Barack Obama has today approved a law in which electronics companies will be required to trace and know the origins of the materials used to make their products. Minerals such as gold, tungsten, tantalum and tin are mined and sold to fund war in Central Africa. While Intel and Apple have recently joined the Conflict-Free [...]


Apple Forbids DRM iBooks in Jailbroken iPhones (Against law?)

Posted by Cartri on Feb 16, 2011 in Ideology

  This is the screen you will find on your iBooks instead of your bought DRM-books when you open iBooks on new iOS (Mac OS X Mobile) if you try to open it. iBooks 1.2.1 was an update with the the description of “solving bugs”. It looks like reading a book you bought trough DRM [...]


Apple Founder Steve Woz comes to Brazil to Defend Internet & Development Freedom

Posted by Cartri on Jan 23, 2011 in Fast News / ReTweets, Ideology

Apple Inc. Founder Steve Wozniak gave yesterday at Campus Party – a Technology event based in São Paulo that precedes the International Free Software Forum – a speech defending internet freedom. The lecture, which closes the loop of the fourth edition of the annual event of the geek world, it was inspiring and Wozniak started [...]


FCC Contest Seeks More Data for a Better Net Neutrality

Posted by Cartri on Jan 15, 2011 in Fast News / ReTweets, Ideology

Originally posted @ EFFCommentary by Richard Esguerra Last week, the FCC announced the “FCC Open Internet Apps Challenge,” a contest to attract software that helps ordinary users measure whether their Internet services — both mobile broadband and traditional “fixed” broadband — are consistent with open Internet principles. The FCC is also asking for submissions of [...]


“404″ – “Geni” Not Found. (About closing)

Posted by Cartri on Dec 21, 2010 in Fast News / ReTweets, Ideology, Project Mac Edition Bios

GENI E O ZEPELIM – CHICO BUARQUE DE HOLLANDA – ENGLISH LYRICS. (Bad words in the final strophes, beware) Hello, In order to reply some questions and better explain what i mean with “closing” the mac edition bios project, I decided to make this post on the subject. Firstly I have to say that I [...]


Brazilian President Defends Wikileaks

Posted by Cartri on Dec 9, 2010 in Fast News / ReTweets, Ideology

President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva defended and provided his solidarity today to the WikiLeaks site’s founder, Julian Assange, arrested in London this week on charges of Sweden’s sexual crimes (2 charges: 1st – making sex with a woman without a condom, 2nd – making sex with 2 women in the same week – I [...]


ASEAN 3rd Economy Moves Into “ACTA Clone Laws”

Posted by Cartri on Dec 1, 2010 in Fast News / ReTweets, Ideology

With the possible step-back from the USA Presidency in signing ACTA after it’s sequential leaks, and the #FAIL to create clone-laws in USAN (UNASUR/UNASUL/Union of South American Nations) members through Brazilian Congress (proposed here by the Peculation and Money Laundering defendant against the Brazilian Supreme Court – Senator Eduardo Azeredo PSDB/MG),  new clone laws regarding [...]


iFixit Self-Repair Manifesto.

Posted by Cartri on Nov 9, 2010 in Ideology

Our relationship with our stuff has spiraled out of control. We buy things, use them for a short while, and then replace them with the next model. Manufacturers build products that break quickly so we are forced to buy another. That ends now. It’s time to take a stand! If you can’t fix it, you [...]