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Spammers using Facebook to send emails

I use Gmail,  so I don’t get much spam reaching my inbox. However when it does I quickly mark it as spam. One day I was checking my emails, and I noticed a weird email from Facebook. It was someone … Continue reading

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How to value a company

Some make startups with the initial goal of selling it for crazy amounts of money because they have an exit strategy. Some people are investors who invest and buy established profitable companies. Other people run a business or would like … Continue reading

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Is Mac OS X Lion Ahead of Its Time?

Keeping in with its two-year release cycle, the new version of Mac OS X takes the operating system into a new direction. It involves them getting their thinking from iOS devices, and bringing it to the Mac. A compelling reason … Continue reading

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Why Google search is amazing

Sometimes when doing a web search, looking for something obscure or something that’s not pronounced, you might be amazed that you actually got the result you wanted straight away, without any hassle. I’m a web developer, so I’m always searching … Continue reading

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Scraped Content Comes To Its End

Google has been critised in what they call a spate of stories about the bad quality of their search results, so they’ve decided to do something about it. Now they’re going to penalise websites which have been scraping content, copying … Continue reading

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GMapCatcher

Here is something which you might find interesting. I know I don’t. It’s a computer program that allows you to download, or more accurately scrape images from Google maps.

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Apple got something fundamentally wrong

Why is it that the iPod Nano can record videos but not take pictures. That is an ultimate fail. Does Apple think that we have stuff to record everyday or stuff to snap everyday. It’s just ridiculously wrong. And besides, … Continue reading

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Identify Local Twitter Trends

It’s interesting to look at trending topics on Twitter to see what’s new and has captured public interest, but Twitter is a big place with millions of tweets flying around. Trendsmap drills down through the data to see local trends. … Continue reading

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Google Reader Play tries to make visually browsing rss feeds fun

Google Reader (google.com/reader) is a best online tool for browsing and managing RSS feeds online. It has simple and very easy to use interface. Now you can add little spice to RSS feed viewing routine using Google Reader Play feature. … Continue reading

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Magazines for web developers, graphic designers and photographers

Although much valuable information for all sorts of web and print professionals can be found online, it is often difficult to weed through all the noise and find good quality content. I believe it’s vital that professionals in different creative … Continue reading

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