Limit the CPU usage of ownCloud Desktop Sync client under Windows

Owncloud is an incredible Open Source Dropbox alternative, which can either be installed on a personal server or employed through 3rd party providers. I started using it since the very early releases and it improves more and more each day. Although I still need to use Dropbox with some University colleagues, I was able to make the final switch by bridging the Dropbox shared folders and ownCloud...

How to enable Horde ActiveSync with Apache httpd, mod_fastcgi, and PHP 5.4

In order to have a groupware environment without being spied by intrusive cloud companies, I set up a self-hosted Horde Groupware. What I love about Horde, besides being open-source software and not requiring root access, is the support of ActiveSync. I have got two Android devices. Therefore, I have the need to synchronize contacts, calendars, tasks and mails. The actual Horde 4 is capable to...

Hp nx6325 (and friends) thermal problems solved

Hp nx6325 (and friends) thermal problems solved Update 06-03-2007: You won’t need this script with a kernel >= 2.6.21. Update 04-21-2007: I heard that you won’t need this script with a 2.6.21 kernel, I´m using a 2.6.20 kernel and the problem still exists. Update 12-25-2006: Renamed the script as fancontrol-bd, because there already exists a program called fancontrol, written in perl Update 12-14...

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Dr. Daniel Graziotin is a senior researcher (Akademischer Rat) at the University of Stuttgart, Germany. His research interests include human, behavioral, and psychological aspects of empirical software engineering, studies of science, and open science. He is associate editor at the Journal of Open Research Software and academic editor at the Research Ideas and Outcomes (RIO) journal. Daniel was awarded an Alexander von Humboldt Fellowship for postdoctoral researchers in 2017, the European Design Award (bronze) in 2016, and the Data Journalism Award in 2015. He received his Ph.D. in computer science at the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Italy.