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Saturday, October 22, 2005

HaikuFox Theme Updated

The very cool, HaikuFox Theme by tigerdog, has been updated to version 0.35. The fix was for a minor problem with the "insertion arrow" when rearranging tabs using drag'n'drop under BeOS / Zeta.

Click here to install this awesome theme. I must say, I've installed it on all my machines at work and at home and it looks great on the Mac as well as on BeOS.

Tuesday, October 18, 2005

Beezer makes Archiving a Breeze

If you get a chance, check out this new app by Ramshankar called Beezer - it's a freeware GUI-based Archiver that currently supports the following formats:- zip, tar, gzip, tar.gzip, bzip2, tar.bzip2, lha (lzh), rar, 7zip and arj.

More formats, as they become available, can simply be "plugged" into the application.

Click here to download.

Thursday, October 13, 2005

Haiku's First Employee

Axel Dörfler has been announced as Haiku's first full-time employee.

Thanks to user donations, Haiku, Inc. has been able to raise enough money to pay Axel through to the end of November, as a full-time, 40-hour week employee.

As part of his job, he is maintaining a blog of his work. Check it out.

Tuesday, October 11, 2005

Python and Bethon Back On Track

"Donn Cave has updated his port of Python to BeOS, as well as the Bethon BeOS API interface library.

This brings BeOS up to date with other platforms with regards to Python, and merges some independent patchsets into Bethon."

Thanks to our friends at Haiku News for picking this one up.

Sunday, October 09, 2005

Haiku Theme for Firefox

Tigerdog has released a Haiku inspired theme dubbed HaikuFox for Firefox (0.9.x-1.6+).

Click here for the official site.