php coding

Google Analytics is a great web analytics tool to track Visitor, Traffic Source and Content statistics for free. Implementing Google Analytics on a website requires that you create an account at http://www.google.com/analytics and add the Analytics Tracking Code to the website body: <!– Google Analytics –> <script type=”text/javascript”> var gaJsHost…

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code is poetry

The Unix “ls” command will display Permission and Ownership settings for directories, but not the total size of their contents: $ ls -lh total 0 drwxr-xr-x 6 willem staff 204B Jun 7 00:47 Anime drwxr-xr-x+ 7 nobody staff 238B Feb 4 11:17 CoD4 Vids drwxr-xr-x 15 willem staff 510B Oct…

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portable ubuntu

Portable Ubuntu for Windows is a small Ubuntu distribution that can run off of a flash drive as a Windows application. Linux applications run through Portable Ubuntu have access to your Windows folders and files, and any applications installed or changes made to the Portable Ubuntu system are persistent. Installing…

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safari acid 3

Apple’s new Safari 4 browser (currently in beta) scores an impressive 99/100 in the Acid3 Web Standards compatibility test, and includes several new features that can be enabled / disabled by setting boolean values in a Preference List file to FALSE or TRUE. Quit Safari 4, create a backup of your…

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quake style terminal

Visor is a free Mac OS X Terminal add-on that provides a ‘Quake-style‘ drop-down HUD interface to the command line. Visor installation requires that you download SIMBL (Smart InputManager Bundle Loader) and the precompiled Visor binary from its GitHub repository page: Extract and install SIMBL, then extract Visor and move…

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google search hacks

Mathematical, Currency and Time Searches: Basic arithmetic (+ – * /): 123 * 4.5 136 / 9 Percentage of: 2% of 10 Raise to a power: 2 ^ 6 2 ** 6 Convert units, number systems or currencies: 15 inches in centimeters 9 in binary 10 american dollars in south…

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google software update

After trying out the Macintosh versions of Picasa and Google Quick Search Box, the Google Software Updater keeps popping up even after I uninstalled both applications. Usually uninstalling a Mac application is as simple as dragging the .app file (‘Picasa.app‘ and ‘Quick Search Box.app‘) into the Trash, but in this…

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