One Background Image, Many Applications

Posted on November 05, 2007 in How-to

Gradients are a popular choice for background images and they help out page weight in another significant way: they are repeatable. Take a look at the gradient below. To the left you can see how the gradient looks. To the right you can see that …

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Microsuck | Microsofts Really Hidden Files

Posted on November 02, 2007 in Hack

There are folders on your computer that Microsoft has tried hard to keep secret. Within these folders you will find two major things: Microsoft Internet Explorer has not been clearing your browsing history after you have instructed it to do so, and Microsofts Outlook Express …

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40 Tips for optimizing your php Code - reinholdweber.com

Posted on October 21, 2007 in How-to

40 Tips for optimizing your php Code
1. If a method can be static, declare it static. Speed improvement is by a factor of 4.
2. echo is faster than print.
3. Use echo's multiple parameters instead of string concatenation.
4. Set the maxvalue for your for-loops before …

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Xen Cluster Management With Ganeti On Debian Etch | HowtoForge - Linux Howtos and Tutorials

Posted on October 09, 2007 in How-to

Ganeti is a cluster virtualization management system based on Xen. In this tutorial I will explain how to create one virtual Xen machine called an instance on a cluster of two physical nodes, and how to manage …

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How To Create a Web App - readwriteweb.com

Posted on October 04, 2007 in How-to

Written by Matt Rogers / October 4, 2007

This is the second post in our series on how to run a startup and develop a product. In part one, How To Bootstrap Your Startup, we outlined the process of bootstrapping your company into existence. In …


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How To Bootstrap Your Startup - readwriteweb.com

Posted on October 04, 2007 in How-to

Written by Matt Rogers / September 10, 2007

The first in a series of posts about how to run a startup and develop a product, written by guest author Matt Rogers of Aroxo - a person-to-person trading exchange for consumer electronics, computer gear, whitegoods, and more.

The …


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XP Run Commands / Short Cuts :1 - The New Tech

Posted on October 04, 2007 in Uncategorized

Windows XP Home / Pro Run Commands and Short Cuts

How To - Click Start, Click Run and enter the command Click OK

Run commands

Calc - Calculator
Cfgwiz32 - ISDN Configuration Wizard
Charmap - Character Map
Chkdisk - Repair damaged files
Cleanmgr - Cleans up hard drives …

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Apache .htaccess tweaking tutorial at Vortexmind

Posted on September 25, 2007 in Hack

In this tutorial we are going to improve our website by tweaking out the .htaccess file. Why I wrote this article? Because on the net I have found many articles about this little beast, but every one of them dealt with …

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Ubuntu Linux view the status of my NIC

Posted on September 25, 2007 in How-to

Q. How do I view the status of my network Interface card under Ubuntu Linux ? How do I make sure connectivity exists?
  1. You can verify connectivity or status of your network Interfaces/card using standard Linux command. Open your terminal …

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Making OpenID your -only- online profile

Posted on September 22, 2007 in Uncategorized

OpenID is the only sign-up you'll need in the future, but what about your profile? Sites you own or visit, people you know, etc. Alpha Dash is an idea about creating one online profile that would be totally yours and interchangeable with other services, using OpenID and microformats.

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