Monthly Archives: October 2012

nemo-compatibility 0.1.0 – Easily use Nemo Apps on Plasma Active

In several previous posts I wrote about using Nemo apps on Plasma Active. Personally, I think this is pretty cool because you get a lot more nice applications for your Plasma Active tablet for free. Many Nemo applications are very … Continue reading

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Nemo Apps on Plasma Active Update

I made some more progress on getting Nemo applications to run on Plasma Active. While some apps were already running quite well, other apps (like my own Q To-Do or MeePasswords) still had some issues. With the latest version of … Continue reading

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Plasma Active Custom Keyboard

I am using Plasma Active more and more. Recently, even Plasma Active 3 had been officially released/announced. While Plasma Active is really usable I was pretty unlucky about the virtual keyboard. For “normal” use it should be very good. However, … Continue reading

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Archos 3G Stick Detection Patch

Yesterday, I posted how I got the Archos 3G USB stick working in Plasma Active on my Archos G9. Today, I came up with an admittedly¬† pretty crude hack to significantly improve the handling of the USB stick. This hack … Continue reading

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Addendum: UMTS + Archos G9 + Plasma Active

Yesterday I wrote a somewhat longer post on how to use the Archos 3G USB stick with an Archos G9 and Plasma Active. What I forgot to mention is that, even though it generally works, there are still some, for … Continue reading

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Enabling UMTS on Archos G9 in Plasma Active

Finally, I’ve had some success in making UMTS on Archos G9 in Plasma Active work. In this post I describe the steps I did for, at first manually, enabling UMTS, how to automate this, and some useful techniques for debugging … Continue reading

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Screenshots: Nemo Apps on Plasma Active

Upon request here are some screenshots of some Nemo apps running in Plasma Active: As you can see very much already works. The patches/hacks I made, essentially, force full screen apps to run in “normal” mode instead of full screen … Continue reading

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Nemo Apps on Plasma Active: Improved Look and Feel

In the previous posts I described how to install Nemo apps on Plasma Active. However, there were still some issues that heavily impacted the usability. E.g., many Nemo apps (like TwimGo) start in full screen mode by default. This is … Continue reading

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