Make Copying Large Blocks of text easier on Mac’s using SlideMode

English: MacBook Pro at the desktop.

English: MacBook Pro at the desktop. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

When your using a MacBook or any Mac, you might find it hard at times to select a large block of text to copy, and this probably is more of an issue when using a trackpad for your mouse, than on desktops but regards of your hardware platform you might find it a bit easier using keyboard shortcuts that can be provided by the program SlideMode for Mac OS.

CyanogenMod for TouchPad devices

Steven McArthur introduces the HP TouchPad

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If hearing the news that Android was ported to TouchPad devices, then real Android junkies will be very pleased to note that a CyanogenMod version of Android is in Alpha stages for your TouchPad device, for more check out this article from HERE.

Get Android OS on your HP TouchPad

Android robot logo.

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If you have wondered if you have to use the software that came with your HP TouchPad, then you’ll probably be happy to know that soon, you will have options, and for now you can preview one of those options being the Android OS ported for the Hp TouchPad device, but this is just a Proof of concept with more work needed, but you can check it out never the less, HERE.

Take Control of your Touchpad on Ubuntu OS


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If you have a notebook or a netbook and you sometimes rather disable the touchpad all together, then you might be digging through all types of settings, making matters worse, Ubuntu might have that setting buried, the solution is this pretty neat program that will make toggling your Touchpad as easy as a click, check out the program, HERE.

WebOS and TouchPad Shutdown

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Looks like HP’s experiment with Tablets and WebOS has come to an end according to HP officials, which might sadden some because this just limits the field in terms of Tablet players, which in the end can’t be good for consumers, for more on the shutdown of these products, check out this article HERE.

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