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Category = ‘web’


Nov 2008
26

Wordle

My uncle reminded me of a rather nifty site called Wordle .  If you enter any text, it creates an image based on the frequency of each word.  It has various options for colours, etc. ..
Categories Random Web

Aug 2008
5

Simple WYMeditor and WordPress 2.6

I love WYMeditor , it is by far the best Javascript text editor I have used.   As I have written before, I use the Simple WYMeditor plugin so I can have WYMeditor in my WordPress installation. ..

Apr 2008
24

Website compression

I just found a helpful article about compressing website pages automatically using .htaccess here .   This reduced my page size by at least 75%, a big (and safe) help for viewing pages fast. My n..

Mar 2008
2

Javascript hacking

I just read an extremely funny article from the States about ‘securing’ websites using javascript, with the username, the password, and the ‘secure’ page URL written in the clear: ..
Categories Programming Web

Feb 2008
4

ESV

I am increasingly using the ESV translation for both study and devotion.   Despite its often clunky language, I have found it to be highly accurate, and freely available in so many forms to be extrem..
Categories Bible Web
Tags e-sword esv

Jan 2008
24

Bible Visualisation

I found an amazing web page today.   Created by Chris Harrison, it contains various images which visualize names, both people and places, in the Bible.   My favourite though is the cross-references d..
Categories Bible Web

Jan 2008
11

100Mb broadband?

Apparently, 100Mbit Broadband Hits UK . I’ll believe that when I see it, and actually can we have 4Mb broadband, please, instead of the pitiful less-than-modem-speed I get in the evenings with Ti..
Categories Sci & Tech Web
Tag broadband

Jan 2008
1

WordPress and WYMeditor

EDIT 22/04/08: If you use the latest versions of WordPress , Admin SSL and Simple WYMeditor , then this workaround is no longer necessary. I currently use WordPress to publish my blog, and I..

Dec 2007
23

Broadband

At last! The great broadband scam is being curtailed by Ofcom, and not a moment too soon. The old ‘up to 8mb’ line so beloved of broadband providers has finally come under harsh criticism by Ofcom ...

Nov 2007
6

jQuery UI

My favourite javascript framework, jQuery , has recently released jQuery UI , a set of user interface javascript components. These can be used for displaying websites, having sliding menus, sortabl..