Video: Optimizing a Viliv S5 for Touch and Mobility

Posted on 05 November 2009 by


Jerry Kurtze highlights some of the most important changes you need to make to a stock XP build on a small screen.

Does anyone know what the XP Overlay UI is?

More information on the Viliv S5 here.

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9 Comments For This Post

  1. Steve 'Chippy' Paine says:

    New article: http://bit.ly/2rpQMs

  2. genghiskhent says:

    @chippy http://bit.ly/2rpQMs interesting but leaves me hanging … what were the XP optimizations?

  3. Genghis Khent says:

    Jerry, what exactly were your XP UI optimizations? This is the first part of your video, before you transitioned to tethering with your Blackberry.

  4. turn_self_off says:

    i think something similar showed up in relation to those intel classmate computers…

  5. Alessandro Tucci says:

    RT @chippy: New article: Video: Optimizing a Viliv S5 for Touch and Mobility http://bit.ly/2rpQMs

  6. kuda says:

    I finally found out that the user interface is called blue dolphin see the following link http://tech4teaching.org/wpblog/?p=443

    Heyhi Reply:

    Where to download the blue dolphin UI?

  7. reimann3 says:

    I’m assuming the same goes for the X70. I wonder how well this works for Windows 7

  8. MJ says:

    Here’s another web page with info on Blue Dolphin:

    http://techreport.com/articles.x/16496/4

    It looks like this was made for Intel’s use (and Jerry is an Intel employee), so the general public may never have access to it.

    When I got my X70 a month ago, I wasn’t happy with the Cube UI, so I ended up installing Fences:

    http://www.stardock.com/products/fences/

    As a finger-friendly launcher, it suits my needs.

  9. Steffest says:

    He left out the – IMHO – single most useful optimisation, which is the Grab-and-Drag firefox add-on, which makes firefox behave like the finger friendly (touch) mobile browsers : https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/1250

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