Today I was just testing an old Toshiba Satellite laptop which was lying in the office. It was said to be giving a lot of issues to my team (the network team). I just re-installed the XP Pro with Ubuntu Natty 11.04. For my surprise it showed the below screen and directed me to the correct Toshiba website. I went there and found that the battery pack is recalled by Toshiba in 2008. Never have I come across any such features in Windows all these years of my career.
I was looking for an online diagram creating tool. Came across Gliffy.com where I could create actually great looking diagrams without much of learning curve. The tool is 1. Very easy to use 2. Has drag and drop of elements to your diagram 3. Collaboration (which I have not tested). 4. Works from anywhere on a browser with Internet connection (I used it in Google Chrome on Linux Mint 10) When you click on the "Try it now" a new screen will open as below. You can either create a blank page to create a diagram from scratch or select from a bunch of samples and work on them to create one for your requirement. There are options to export the diagrams you created to SVG, JPEG, PNG and XML format once you register for free on the website. Once you register you can save the diagrams that you created in the site itself and retrieve it at a later time by logging into the website. I made three diagrams and it was real easy and simple. The site has two kind of pa