// archivio

source

Questo tag è associato con 1 articoli



27 Set/10

Now Shipping: ThinkUp Beta 1

Now Shipping: ThinkUp Beta 1

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Hit a big milestone today! We released the first beta of ThinkUp, the PHP/MySQL webapp that archives your social media interactions in a database you control. Download it here. Following eight alpha releases over the past eight months, I’m so proud that the ThinkUp community and the software product itself has reached beta. The beta represents hundreds of commits by over 20 thoughtful developers scattered across the globe,...

10 Set/10

Productivity Tips for Freelance Web Designers

Productivity Tips for Freelance Web Designers

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); It has been known that working as a freelance web designers is very different compared to any ordinary daily jobs. Sure they are no super agents like CIA or SWAT, but freelancers are people who have 100% freedom in accomplishing their work. For example, working from bed, toilets, cafes, Disneyland and feel free to name any locations you want. Point is, being a freelancer can be more challenging because given its freedom, it comes...

22 Ago/10

Better Explorer, Brings Tabs To Windows Explorer

Better Explorer, Brings Tabs To Windows Explorer

It came as a surprise to many that Microsoft did not improve Windows Explorer as much as other elements in the Windows 7 operating system. Windows Explorer basically had the same look and feel like in Windows Vista, with some marginal changes. With tabbed browsing becoming such a huge thing one would have thought that Microsoft would add tabs to the Windows default file browser as well. Better Explorer is not the first program that brings tabs to Windows Explorer. We reviewed Technorati...




18 Lug/10

WINE, USARE PROGRAMMI WINDOWS ALL’INTERMO DI UBUNTU

WINE, USARE  PROGRAMMI WINDOWS ALL’INTERMO DI UBUNTU

Molti sono quelli che usano assieme al classico Windows anche un sistema operativo Linux, ossia UBUNTU,  sia installato, sia come LIVE CD. Questa scelta comporterebbe una limitazione nell’uso di programmi ai quali siamo abituati e dei quali non possiamo fare a meno, esiste un programmino che permette, almeno in linea teoria, di far girare i programmi fatti per Windows anche nell’ambiente estraneo di Linux. L’installazione di WINE è uguale a quella degli altri...

24 Giu/10

DropIt Copies Files Based On Their Name And Extension

DropIt Copies Files Based On Their Name And Extension

There are basically two types of computer users when it comes to organizing files on a computer system. Type a sorts files neatly in folders based on type or other criteria while type b likes to put all files into one folder that is growing immensely over time. The ever growing single folder can slow down operations including the time it takes to display the folder contents or to locate a file in the folder. Manually sorting the files into different folders on the other hand can take quite...

3 Giu/10

Copy partitions with gparted

Copy partitions with gparted

I wanted to continue with the rescue theme, but since Partimage is limited in it’s file system support, I thought I would go another route. That route? Gparted. Gparted is an amazingly flexible tool that serves as a graphical partition editor built for the GNOME desktop environment. But Gparted can do much more than just edit partitions. One nifty trick I discovered it can do is copy partitions from one drive to another. It’s a bit time consuming but when you want a copy of...

2 Apr/10

Encouraging Diversity in Open Source

Encouraging Diversity in Open Source

My current boss and long-time friend Anil Dash explains how he and I–a guy who looks like a terrorist and a gay-married woman–prioritize diversity in the community of developers working on ThinkTank. The entire interview is worth reading if you’re wondering what the heck we’re working on, but here’s a tidbit: Q: How do you go about ensuring diversity in an open development project? If all comers are welcome… The same way any diversity effort happens,...

31 Mar/10

Today Only: Signing The Complete Guide to Google Wave

Today Only: Signing The Complete Guide to Google Wave

Update: The signing offer’s over and done with–thanks for buying the book! What, you haven’t bought your copy of The Complete Guide to Google Wave yet? And you’ve been meaning to? My friend, today is your lucky day. Because I like you, and because I’d like to sell more books, I’m signing every single copy of The Complete Guide to Google Wave that gets ordered today, March 31st, between now and midnight Pacific time. Just head on over to the book’s...

22 Mar/10

Monitor your network with iptraf

Monitor your network with iptraf

I am always looking for a good network monitor, and there are plenty out there. But in all my years of searching I have yet to come across a monitor as good as the tried and true iptraf. The iptraf network monitor is an ncurses-based IP LAN monitor (so it’s text-based) that is interactive and generates network statistics such as: TCP info, UDP counts, ICMP and OSPF information, Ethernet load info, node stats, IP checksum errors, and more. Now, the only issue with iptraf is that it...

21 Feb/10

Install Perl modules using CPAN

Install Perl modules using CPAN

If you’ve come across any software that requires Perl modules, you might have found yourself pulling out your hair, trying to figure out how to install those modules. You’ve tried downloading the source, only to find one dependency issue or another. You’ve searched Synaptic or gnome-packagekit high and low to come up empty handed. What you may not know is there is a tool specifically designed to help you install Perl modules. The tool? CPAN. CPAN is the Comprehensive...