Archive for the 'Internet, Telephony and Comms' Category

Itty bitty PC’s – not quite right

Wednesday, June 4th, 2008

Now with the common availability of wireless internet connection over 3G phone networks having a portable computer is now feasible for many people there seems to be a dearth of decent portable computers to suit my needs Things like the eeePC from ASUS seem almost ideal but there are a few issues with it – […]

Embedding YouTube Videos as Valid XHTML 1.0, Bernie Zimmermann

Wednesday, November 21st, 2007

Embedding YouTube Videos as Valid XHTML 1.0, Bernie Zimmermann If you’ve experienced the pain of a screwed up page (formatting) after embedding a youtube video – try the page here, very, very helpful! The above saved my site – it took forever to work out why the formatting went all fubar. The code supplied by […]

iTunes Plus (DRM Free tracks now available)

Thursday, May 31st, 2007

It seems that Apple Inc. have (finally) launched the DRM free tracks on the iTunes Music Store, which I am pretty sure is a good thing. Now Apple don’t deserve all the credit here – EMI (and a big applause to them for the decision to go the route of portable music) deserve big kudo’s […]

Spread this number • Rudd-O.com

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2007

Spread this number • Rudd-O.com 09 F9 11 02 9D 74 E3 5B D8 41 56 C5 63 56 88 C0 – These 16 pairs of little hex numbers are causing quite a stir out on the internet. There is a massive underground campaign to spread these numbers about – as far and as wide […]

Optimized Firefox 2.0.0.3 for G4, G5, and Intel Macs (updated): BeatnikPad Journal

Thursday, April 5th, 2007

Optimized Firefox 2.0.0.3 for G4, G5, and Intel Macs (updated): BeatnikPad Journal The latest version of the “BonEcho” optimised firefox has been released. Grab it while its hot.

10 Things You Must Do When Changing WordPress Themes : Instigator Blog

Monday, March 19th, 2007

10 Things You Must Do When Changing WordPress Themes : Instigator Blog A must for the bloggers out there! Several things that you really should consider when changing your wordpress theme. Something I should get around to doing some time! M

digg – Google has Site Status Update Tool to Reveal Your Good or Bad Standing

Monday, January 15th, 2007

digg – Google has Site Status Update Tool to Reveal Your Good or Bad Standing Ever become worried that your site is not getting many hits from google? Perhaps you feel your site(s) may have been removed from the search results. Fear no longer, worry no more, cease your wonderment – google will tell you […]

Google Webmaster Central

Monday, January 15th, 2007

Google Webmaster Central Anyone who runs or manages their own website should not go past the Google Webmaster Central page – it has some very useful tools to help determine the status of your site (as it pertains to the google search engine) as well as handy tools to help you make the most of […]

Update: 10 Useful Firefox Extensions That Don’t Get Glamorised » Connected Internet

Monday, January 15th, 2007

Update: 10 Useful Firefox Extensions That Don’t Get Glamorised » Connected Internet If  you’re anything like me, you have a few firefox extensions installed, but always wish you could be bothered to find one that does X or Y. This handy little list of 10 will provide some useful extensions to make Firefox even better […]

Spotting a fake: “New apple design” – Warpspire

Friday, December 8th, 2006

Spotting a fake: “New apple design” – Warpspire When the original piece appeared on digg, there was much fuss regarding this being potentially real, and the detactors pointing out why it is likely not real. As  it has since been shown this was a portfolio piece, but the article here, goes over some good points, […]