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Beat Maker – call for testers


Hello all! I promised this new release for the end of the last year, but I delayed it a bit due some changes in my professional and personal life. Anyway, basically this release is about bug fixing and performance improvement. It’s using less power now, and playing faster. If you want to try this version, […]

Beat Maker: The drum loop maker written with Qt


Beat Maker is my “pet project” with Allyson Soares at INdT. It is, basically, a drum loop emulator to be used by musicians during practicing sessions. You just need to select the samples, define a BPM value and listen to the rhythm ;) If you can’t wait for the official release at Ovi Store, you […]

Symbian, 2D games and Qt Optimization Flags


After two and a half years building rich UIs on top of QGraphicsView and trying every kind of exotic flags or approaches to get better performance results on symbian, I’ve decided to publish some of them which can be useful to game programmers. With a little help of Ademar, we’ve selected a good use case: […]

Symbian development using Linux on real life…


I believe most companies that develop Symbian products uses windows, and only windows, on their development process. Well… We don’t =) When we started to develop symbian applications at INdT we, as open source developers, decided to find a way to keep using linux as our development environment. On the beginning we didn’t have yet an official […]

SU-W8 accents on N800.


I was wondering why my SU-8W BT keyboard doesn’t work well with pt_BR layout. So, yesterday, I decided to investigate this. When I was trying to pairing my keyboard, I could see that Su-8W is a pre-configurated keyboard, and with a little of patience, I dicovered the file who manages this: /usr/share/X11/xkb/symbols/nokia_vndr/su-8w. With 5 minutes […]