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The importance of flavor

In the 1996 television documentary, Triumph of the Nerds: The Rise of Accidental Empires, Steve Jobs is well known, was quoted as saying. "The only problem with Microsoft is simply not to the taste"

He continued: "You have absolutely no taste ... I mean that in a small way I mean big in the sense that they think of original ideas and does not bring much culture ... in your product ... Why is this important? proportional separate sources of prayer books and a fine to come. That's where you get the idea. "

This is the idea of good taste that has made Apple macbook pro 15 inch battery apart from competitors, both in software and special hardware design. So Apple's design is so odd skeuomorphic hug.

Why Design is corny Skeuomorphic

In the above quote, Labour sources said that proportional fonts "to come to a set of beautiful books." It is the idea that early and aggressive use Apple a1280 fonts proportional font indicates the taste, since the idea came from a traditional craft, a cultural tradition of beauty.

So where the idea comes skeuomorphic design?

Traditionally, design has been used skeuomorphic and cheap things to look like more expensive alternatives. The Wikipedia entry on "skeuomorph" has some good examples, such as plastic objects that mimic wood or metal counterparts, cigarette paper around the filter that looks like cork, and shades, not complete.

Skeuomorphic design is primarily about fraud and forgery for people without education, they feel that things are getting cheaper, better, what they really want.
In more recent times has been used to design things digital skeuomorphic resemble physical counterparts, that is, mostly because it uses Apple a1080 . But not always.
For example, locate the My Friends designed to resemble a thick stitched leather-look "thing."

Not a traditional analog or corresponds to an application that uses GPS to locate other people. Apple a1189 is just willy-nilly decide that this functionality should be wrapped in leather.
Here is one of the most amazing technology ever made available to consumers - one that communi

cates with multiple satellites in orbit, and is decorated to look like a wallet in the summer camp.
The hardware design of Apple is the opposite of Skeuomorphic

Apple is the company that "integrated" makes its products - hardware, software and services. The idea is that since a company does everything, everything goes together better.

But this idea is not compatible with Apple products consist of a design standpoint. Apple a1281 's hardware design is famous especially strong, functional minimalism - the epitome of good taste.

To come as proportionally spaced fonts, and beautiful books of registration, current hardware design of Apple's industrial somewhere specific, too.
From the same location as the Bauhaus design movement, which combines functionality and minimalism, the elimination of superfluous decorative elements.
Bauhaus design is exactly the opposite of skeuomorphic design. One is by the complete lack of decoration, which is made without the addition of decoration, I can think of nothing other than the object being used.

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It is certainly a sign of impending apocalypse seems that Microsoft operating systems have "flavor" than Apple.

I refer, of course, to use Apple's unexplained skeuomorphic IOS application design and OS X in macbook air battery , and in contrast to the avoidance of the strengths of Microsoft of these tricks with cheese on Windows 8 and Windows Mobile user interface.

Skeuomorphic design in software development is that "decorates" the interface with the false reality - for example analog buttons or torn paper. The problem is worse than it looks.

Apple Bad Taste

Last skeuomorph Apple a1185 is one of the worst. The Company podcast application, which was launched in June, reality shows to play a tape-to-reel, while the podcast is. Do people under 30 in what is a tape reel to reel?

The calendar application for the iPhone has torn the paper, suggesting that previous months have been interrupted by a physical calendar. Give me a break. The a1175 iPhoto application for IOS "desaturate" large brushes, fugly "Red Eye" as a repair and if there is anything in the real world, you can desaturate with a brush. Both iBooks IOS applications and magazines show a shelf fine-grained wood, where you feel its natural content.

There are many other examples in Apple's desktop and mobile user interfaces.

To make matters worse (ie more flavor) is that the idea is not universal among skeuomorph applications, is still used in a visually consistent across the applications you already have a design skeuomorphic treatment.

The application is arbitrary and inconsistent Apple mb772 skeuomorphs, this is another point of bad taste.

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There are actions you can take to make your battery last longer during each charge cycle and live longer over many cycles. HP laptop battery always recommends following the instructions for charging and storage that came with the battery or notebook. On this page we offer additional suggestions to help you get the most from your portable power supply.

Manage battery power more effectively in Windows

Make sure your battery gives the power you need, when you need it. Power Options in Windows XP allow you to control the power management features of your notebook PC.
Learn more about the Power Options in Windows by visiting Microsoft's support site: http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/using/setup/learnmore/russel_02march35.mspx

Tips for conserving battery power on notebook PCs

You can manually change the power consumption of your notebook PC and conserve HP 510 battery power.

  • Reduce the brightness of the screen to the minimum readable level. Use the Fn and F7 or F8 keys to adjust the brightness.
  • Remove peripherals when not in use. External hard drives, CD-ROMs, Zip drives, PC cards, and other peripheral devices can draw power from your battery even when they are not in active use. Disconnect them when you have finished using them.
  • Reduce the speed of your processor. The faster your computer works, the more quickly it uses up the supply of power. By cutting down on processor speed, you can extend the charge of your battery. Methods to reduce processor speed vary from model to model, and your manual should provide instructions for doing so.
  • Turn off the Wireless On-Off button when it is not in use. If your notebook has one, press the Wireless On-Off button so that the light turns off.

Battery care practices

HP G60 Battery cells suffer gradual, irreversible capacity loss over time. Such aging occurs more rapidly as temperature and discharge loads increase. Here are some suggested ways to minimize the capacity loss for your battery.

  • Store Li-Ion batteries between 20C and 25C (68F and 77F) with 30% to 50% charge.
  • Do not leave batteries exposed to high temperatures for extended periods. Prolonged exposure to heat (for example, inside a hot car) will accelerate the deterioration of Li-Ion cells.
  • Remove the battery if the notebook will be stored (turned off and not plugged into AC power) for more than 2 weeks.
  • Remove the HP G62 battery if the notebook will be plugged into AC power continuously (via a wall adapter or docking station) for more than 2 weeks.

Note: Recommendations for battery use and storage are covered in the HP User Guides for each model.

Calibrate the notebook PC battery

Short discharges and recharges do not fully synchronize the battery's fuel gauge with the battery's state-of-charge. This can result in the amount of power available in one cycle being less than expected or the lhp pavilion dv3 battery meter being inaccurate.

Under normal usage, batteries should be calibrated a minimum of once every 3 months. Your battery can be calibrated by following these steps:

Step 1 - Disable the Windows Power Management

    r scheme, select Never in each of the drop down menus.
  • Click OK on the Power Options P
  • In Windows, right-click the Desktop and select Properties in the menu list.
  • Click the Screen Saver tab and then click the Pavilion DV6 battery Power button.
  • Under Power schemes, select Always On in the drop down menu.
  • Under Settings for Always On poweroperties window and then click OK on the Display Properties window.

Step 2 - Fully charge the battery

  • Connect the AC adapter to the notebook.
  • Charge the battery until the Windows battery meter is at 100%.

Step 3 - Fully discharge the battery

  • Remove the AC adapter.
  • Keep the notebook on until the HP 530 battery has completely drained and the notebook automatically turns off.
  • Connect the AC adapter to the notebook.
  • Keep the AC adapter connected to the notebook until the battery has completely charged.

Step 4 - Enable the Windows Power Management

  • In Windows, right-click the Desktop and select Properties in the menu list. Click the Screen Saver tab and then click the Power button.

Under Power schemes, select Portable/Laptop in the drop down menu.Click OK on the Power Options Properties window and then click OK on the Display Properties window.

Note: After completing the steps above, your notebook PC battery will be calibrated.

The article is from : HP.com

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A NIGHT-MOORING ON THE JIANDE RIVER

While my little boat moves on its mooring of mist,
And daylight wanes, old memories begin....
How wide the world was, how close the trees to heaven,
And how clear in the water the nearness of the moon!

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