Alternatives for WhatsApp (#dump-whatsapp)

Alternatives for WhatsApp (#dump-whatsapp)

Looking for alternatives for WhatsApp?

My recommendation: use Signal or (my personal favorite) XMPP and specifically Conversations or Quicksy.

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Moving back to Blogger

I’m moving back to Blogger after a long time without new posts. Next time you point to lofspot.net, this is the blog you’ll see. My old blog is located at http://paapereira.squarespace.com/, but will be discontinued rapidly. The goal for this blog is to document my incursions to Linux (Ubuntu), Android and my new B3 Server. I have to manually import my blog from Squarespace :( and this will take some time.
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What’s new in Firefox 3.5?

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Bandwidth

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New Blog Template

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New Asus Eee 1000HE

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Sign the Open Source Letter to President Obama

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Migration to Squarespace

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New laptop

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Twitter

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Squarespace

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Free Software in Portugal with SAPO

SAPO, a portuguese ISP, and for whom might interess, hosts Free Software (Software Livre, in portuguese). The Software Livre project is still in an early stage, but I think that it’s a great initiative. A list of hosted projects and an english Service Catalog for Developers are available. Currently there is a list of possible projects within the scope of SAPO Summerbits 2008. The Software Livre platform is 100% free software and it’s running Debian GNU/Linux with trac, mailman, svn, etc.
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lof Ubuntu eXPerience country stats (July 2008)

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10 tricks for Linux systems administrators

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Do you use a cell phone and eat popcorn?

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Firefox Download Day Certification

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Migration to WordPress

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Firefox Guinness World Record

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[ Starting ]

This blog is intended to log my latest experience in Linux. Through the years I have tried out several distributions such as Red Hat (and later Fedora), Suse, Mandrake (now Mandriva) and the Portuguese Caixa Mágica. There were always something that drove me back to Windows and as the years passed the free time started to be insufficient to allow me dive right into it. I recently decided to format my laptop and install Ubuntu.
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